The Trumpet of the Swan
Like the rest of his family, Louis is a trumpeter swan. But unlike his four brothers and sisters, Louis can't trumpet joyfully. In fact, he can't even make a sound. And since he can't trumpet his love, the beautiful swan Serena pays absolutely no attention to him.
Louis tries everything he can think of to win Serena's affection -- he even goes to school to learn to read and write. But nothing seems to work. Then his father steals him a real brass trumpet. Is a musical instrument the key to winning Louis his love?
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - salem.colorado - LibraryThing
Louis, a voiceless Trumpeter swan, finds himself far from his wilderness home when he determines to communicate by learning to play a stolen trumpet. Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - Sean191 - LibraryThing
I read this to my six and four-year-old son and daughter over the course of two weeks. My daughter was fairly attentive, but now and then broke off to a "let me know when there are pictures." My son ... Read full review