Charlene Loves to Make Noise by Barbara Bottner


Charlene Loves to Make Noise by Barbara Bottner

Award-winning children's book author Barbara Bottner teams up with illustrator Alexander Stadler for a humorous and tender story about overcoming shyness. Charlene is a 6year-old who's intimidated when she's at school and at parties, but she has a secret that empowers her: she plays the drums, and she loves to make noise. Barbara Bottner is the author of Bootsie Barker Bites.

About the Author

Barbara Bottner has written more than 25 children's books and is an accomplished illustrator as well. She is best known for her highly acclaimed book Bootsie Barker Bites (Putnam) She has also written many early reading books for Golden Books, Harper Collins and Scholastic. She has two further books due for publication in 2002, The Scaredy Cats (Simon & Schuster) and Be Brown (Grooset & Dunlap). Alexander Stadler illustrated Doggy Days (Ten Speed Press) and wrote and illustrated Beverly Billingsly Borrows A Book (Silver Whistle), his first chidren's books, which will be published in April 2002.

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32 pages
Interest Age: 4-6 years


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Publication date

22nd August 2002



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