Music is rhythm. Music is melody. Music is feeling … and oh, so much more. Ah, music! is about composers and instruments. It’s about artists and performers. It’s about history – from the earliest music through classical, modern, jazz, and popular times. It’s about diversity and pleasure. Beloved author and illustrator Aliki shares her keen insight and understanding of music and all its themes and variations.
<p>With more than 60 fiction and nonfiction titles for children to her credit, Aliki has been delighting her many fans since her first book was published in 1960. Born in New Jersey, she now lives in New York City.</p><p>Aliki’s books for young readers include the Let’s-Read-and-Find-Out titles <em>Digging Up Dinosaurs</em>, <em>Fossils Tell of Long Ago</em>, <em>My Feet</em>, and <em>My Hands</em>. Other nonfiction books by Aliki include <em>How a Book Is Made</em>, <em>Mummies Made in Egypt</em>, <em>My Visit to the Aquarium</em>, <em>My Visit to the Dinosaurs</em>, <em>My Visit to the Zoo</em>, <em>Wild and Woolly Mammoths</em>, and <em>William Shakespeare & the Globe</em>.</p>