Sam and the Jungle Band
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Sam and the Jungle Band

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by DJ Corchin, Dan Dougherty
     
 

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Sam is a monkey who plays the guitar. He's the only monkey who plays the guitar. But why do no other types of animals come to hear him play? Sam sets out to find the answer. Along the way he meets a few new musical friends: a gigantic, yellow, drum set-playing elephant; a ssssnake who sssslaps the basssssss; a macaw who plays the congas; an electric

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Sam is a monkey who plays the guitar. He's the only monkey who plays the guitar. But why do no other types of animals come to hear him play? Sam sets out to find the answer. Along the way he meets a few new musical friends: a gigantic, yellow, drum set-playing elephant; a ssssnake who sssslaps the basssssss; a macaw who plays the congas; an electric guitar-shredding tiger; and The Professor, a mysterious tarsier rock'n the piano. Join the group as they learn to play together, and Sam learns the importance of including others. Author DJ Corchin and illustrator Dan Dougherty team up once again to create a beautifully immersive world for both children and adults. Their unique, witty, and good-natured vision brings to life the memorable characters in book one of the Sam & The Jungle Band series.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780981964560
Publisher:
phazelFOZ Company, LLC., The
Publication date:
06/01/2011
Series:
Sam and the Jungle Band Series
Pages:
64
Product dimensions:
8.70(w) x 11.10(h) x 0.60(d)
Age Range:
4 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

DJ Corchin has quickly been able to establish himself as a unique and interesting new author whose first projects have been an incredible success. A Chicago native, he has an extremely diverse background. A featured performer for the Tony and Emmy award-winning Broadway show BLAST, a pop recording artist, a former high school teacher, dancer, and columnist/humorist for Marching.com, he has been able to create a following of fans and friends that consistently call him a true renaissance man. In his writing, he has been able to find a unique blend of humor and inspiration that makes an emotional connection almost instantly. Whether he's writing for a specific audience or for general readers, his witty world seems to always put things in perspective with a thought-provoking underlying message.

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Sam and the Jungle Band 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 5 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
A fun story about inclusion. Pictures are great! My daughter sings "I'm a Funky Monkey" all the time.
Goheidigo More than 1 year ago
My daughter is on a big monkey kick(loves Curious George) and this is one of her favorites at bedtime!
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