The Remarkable Farkle Mcbride: 52 Unexpected Ways to Make a Birthday, Holiday, or Any Day a Celebration by John Lithgow, C. F. Payne |, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
The Remarkable Farkle Mcbride: 52 Unexpected Ways to Make a Birthday, Holiday, or Any Day a Celebration

The Remarkable Farkle Mcbride: 52 Unexpected Ways to Make a Birthday, Holiday, or Any Day a Celebration

by John Lithgow, C. F. Payne
     
 

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Young Farkle McBride is a musical genius: He plays the violin, the flute, the trombone, and the drums with incredible skill. But he's never satisfied: Something is missing.
In his first book, actor and musician John Lithgow introduces a memorable character, a fickle yet lovable child prodigy

Overview

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Young Farkle McBride is a musical genius: He plays the violin, the flute, the trombone, and the drums with incredible skill. But he's never satisfied: Something is missing.
In his first book, actor and musician John Lithgow introduces a memorable character, a fickle yet lovable child prodigy who brings the sounds and rhythms of an orchestra to sprawling visual life. With a double gatefold showing the entire orchestra, this is the ultimate book for the music lover in all of us.
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Editorial Reviews

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Beloved actor and musician John Lithgow delivers his first book for children -- a stunning, sensational picture book that sings! The young hero, freckle-faced Farkle McBride, is a musical genius: He plays the violin, the flute, the trombone, and the drums with incredible skill. But he's never satisfied: Something is missing. Then one day he comes to the aid of the orchestra's conductor and discovers the beauty of collaboration -- and his true calling. A bright, lively book that brings the sounds and rhythms of an orchestra to sprawling visual life, The Remarkable Farkle McBride features a double gatefold showing the entire orchestra, making it the ultimate book for the music lover in all of us.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780689833403
Publisher:
Simon & Schuster Books For Young Readers
Publication date:
09/01/2000
Pages:
40
Sales rank:
126,267
Product dimensions:
9.40(w) x 0.40(h) x 11.60(d)
Age Range:
5 - 8 Years

Meet the Author

John Lithgow is the New York Times bestselling author of I Got Two Dogs; Mahalia Mouse Goes to College; Marsupial Sue Presents: The Runaway Pancake; I’m A Manatee; Micawber; Marsupial Sue; The Remarkable Farkle McBride; and Carnival of the Animals. An award-winning actor, he has starred on stage, film, and television. He performs concerts across the country and has recorded the CDs Farkle and Friends, Singin’ in the Bathtub, and The Sunny Side of the Street. Visit John at JohnLithgow.com.

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