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Music over Manhattan

Music over Manhattan( )
Author: Karlins, Mark
Illustrator: Davis, Jack E.
Publication Date:Aug 1998
Publisher:Random House Children's Books
Imprint:Doubleday Books for Young Readers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $15.95
Book Description:

Parents and children alike will love this irresistible story about finding one's own special talent. Bernie has lived his entire life in the shadow of his cousin Herbert. But after Bernie's eccentric Uncle Louis teaches him to play the trumpet, he no longer has to play second fiddle to his cousin. All of a sudden, "Background Bernie" is a big hit! And when he plays his favorite song, "Moonlight Over Manhattan," at a family wedding, Bernie's magic can't be ignored.

Book Details
Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Fiction / General
Juvenile Fiction / Performing Arts / Music
Juvenile Fiction / People & Places / United States / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):8.125 x 10.875 x 2.21 Inches
Book Weight:0.969 Pounds
Author Biography
Karlins, Mark (Author)
Jack E. Davis was born in Des Moines, Iowa on July 27, 1943. He was an illustrator and humorist. He worked as an art director at Ayres and Associates before becoming a freelance illustrator. His editorial illustrations appeared in several publications including Mother Jones Magazine and the Nation. During his lifetime, he illustrated over 60 children's books including Bedhead by Margi Palatini, Metro Cat by Marsha Diane Arnold, Music Over Manhattan by Mark Karlins, The Zack Files series by Dan Greenburg, Marsupial Sue by John Lithgow, and The Picture of Morty and Ray and Yo-Yo Man by Daniel Pinkwater. He was awarded the New York Society of Illustrators Gold Medal Award for Humor. He died on August 19, 2016 at the age of 73.


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