Play, Mozart, Play!

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HarperCollins, May 2, 2006 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
31 Reviews

Listen.

A little boy named

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

is playing the piano.

Look.

He is playing backward!

He is playing blindfolded!

Imagine.

What must his life be like?

Play, Mozart, play!

Acclaimed artist Peter Sís introduces very young children to the child genius Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in this picture book tribute to the beauty of listening, looking, imagining, and -- most of all -- playing!

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Review: Play, Mozart, Play!

User Review  - Karen - Goodreads

This book was about the saddest book I've read in a long time. I wasn't really sure if the author was celebrating Mozart's life, or mourning it. Yes, Mozart was one of the greatest composers of all ... Read full review

Review: Play, Mozart, Play!

User Review  - Goodreads

This book was about the saddest book I've read in a long time. I wasn't really sure if the author was celebrating Mozart's life, or mourning it. Yes, Mozart was one of the greatest composers of all ... Read full review

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About the author (2006)

Peter SÍs is an internationally acclaimed author, artist, and filmmaker. Among his works are three Caldecott Honor books: The Wall: Growing Up Behind the Iron Curtain; Tibet: Through the Red Box; and Starry Messenger: Galileo Galilei. He has illustrated five other novels by Sid Fleischman, including the Newbery Medal book The Whipping Boy. He lives with his family in New York State.

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