Rap a Tap Tap: Here's Bojangles - Think of That!
  • Published:
    Sep-2002 (Hardcover)
  • Formats:
    Print
  • Rating:
  • Pages:
    32
  • Age Level:
    04 & up
  • Purchase:
"There once was a man who danced in the street / He brought pleasure and joy to the people he'd greet / He didn't just dance, he made art with his feet / Rap a tap tap--think of that!"
This simple book for young children has the added bonus of describing the life of a ground-breaking African-American tap dancer. Bill "Bojangles" Robinson was one of the most popular entertainers of the 1920s-30s. People said he "talked with his feet," and in the Dillons' graceful paintings of old New York, he dances from page to page to the tune of a toe-tapping rhyme. Rap a tap tap--think of that!




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    • Sep-2002
    • Scholastic
    • Hardcover
    • ISBN: 0590478834
    • ISBN13: 9780590478830

 


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