Collins Big Cat The Story of the Electric Guitar: Band 17/Diamond by James Carter
  

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Collins Big Cat The Story of the Electric Guitar: Band 17/Diamond by James Carter

Electric guitars have made a massive contribution to music over the last century. It's hard to imagine today's music without them! But how were they invented, who were (and are) the greatest guitarists and what makes this amazing instrument so versatile and exciting? Read this book to find out! * Diamond/Band 17 books offer more complex, underlying themes to give opportunities for children to understand causes and points of view. * Text type: An information book * Curriculum links: History

About the Author

James Carter

James Carter is an award-winning children's poet. He travels all over the cosmos (well, Britain), with his guitar (that's Keith) to give lively poetry performances and workshops. James once had hair, extremely long hair (honestly), and he played in a really nasty ultra-loud heavy rock band. And, as a lifelong space cadet, James has discovered that poems are the best place to gather all his daydreamy thoughts. What's more, he believes that daydreaming for ten minutes every day should be compulsory in all schools. His poetry titles include Cars Stars Electric Guitars and Orange Silver Sausage (Walker Books) and Time-Travelling Underpants and Greetings, Earthlings! (Macmillan). James was the major contributor to the recent Cbeebies TV series Poetry Pie. He lives with his wife and two daughters in Wallingford, Oxfordshire.

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Book Info

Format

Paperback
56 pages
Interest Age: From 10

Author

James Carter
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Author's Website

www.jamescarterpoet.co.uk/i...

Publisher

Collins an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers
www.collins.co.uk

Publication date

1st September 2016

ISBN

9780008164010


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