Beethoven Lives Upstairs

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Scholastic Inc., Mar 1, 1999 - Juvenile Fiction - 48 pages
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Classical Kids presents Beethoven Lives Upstairs, a touching tale of music, friendship and genius. The arrival of an eccentric boarder turns Christoph's life upside down. Ludwig van Beethoven has moved in upstairs! The young boy slowly comes to understand the genius of the man, the torment of his deafness and the beauty of his music.
  

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User Review  - Adam - Goodreads

Very nice! Though I skimmed some, I couldn't forget the dog part. I really liked the cuties and storyline. However some details are lost. I anyways enjoyed how well this plot and letters went back and forth! Really nice! Recommend to anyone who loves music. Read full review

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User Review  - Sara - Goodreads

"...music can change the world." Read full review

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Barbara Nichol is the author and director of the original CD of Beethoven Lives Upstairs. She has written numerous dramas for television and radio and is a frequent contributor to the CBC Radio documentary program "Ideas". In 1992 she was nominated for an Emmy Award for the "Sesame Street" special Basil Hears a Noise. This is her first children's book.

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