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The piano recital / Akiko Miyakoshi.

Miyakoshi, Akiko, 1982- (author,, illustrator.). Kids Can Press, (translator.).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Homer Library.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781525302572
  • ISBN: 1525302574
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 28 cm
  • Edition: English edition.
  • Publisher: Toronto, ON : Kids Can Press, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Translation of: Piano happyoukai.
First published in Japan in 2012 by Bronze Publishing Inc., Tokyo.
Summary, etc.:
"It's the day of Momo's very first piano recital, and she is terribly nervous. Today is the day of a little mouseling's very first performance, too, and she's just as nervous as Momo. The mouseling invites Mom to watch her performance. Momo follows the mouseling through a small door backstage, where she's met with an amazing sight: an elaborate miniature theatre, and an audience of finely dressed mice! When the Grand Mouse-ter takes the stage, a hush falls over the crowd and a magical show unfolds - a circus, a magic act, acrobats! Momo is delighted. And when it's the mouseling's turn to take the stage, Momo soothes her little friend's nerves - her own now long forgotten - and accompanies her on piano. As Momo finishes her piece and gives a bow, she's surprised to see that her audience isn't furry and miniature, but human! And they're all clapping - for her! A proud Momo is quite sure she can hear mouse paw-clapping, too..."-- Provided by publisher.
Language Note:
Translated from the Japanese.
Subject: Stage fright > Juvenile fiction.
Concerts > Juvenile fiction.
Piano > Performance > Juvenile fiction.
Imagination > Juvenile fiction.
Mice > Juvenile fiction.
Picture books for children.
Pianists > Fiction.
Stage fright > Fiction.
Concerts > Fiction.
Piano > Performance > Fiction.
Imagination > Fiction.
Mice > Fiction.
JUVENILE FICTION / Performing Arts / Music.
JUVENILE FICTION / Social Themes / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance.
Piano > Performance.
Stage fright.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books for children.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Picture books.