Katy Duck, Center Stage

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Katy Duck, Center Stage

By Alyssa Satin Capucilli; Henry Cole (Illustrator)

Little Simon, Board Books, 9781416933380, 14pp.

Publication Date: May 6, 2008

Description
Katy Duck dreams of dancing on a great stage with lights, costumes, and, of course, lots of applause. She practices and practices for her big recital, but when the curtain opens, Katy sees that there's a great big audience. Suddenly, this dancing duck has a classic case of stage fright Is it too late, or will Katy Duck realize she can shine center stage? This humorous story is just right for any duck or child anxious about having their moment in the spotlight.


About the Author
Alyssa Satin Capucilli is the author of the first story about Tulip and Rex, Tulip Loves Rex, as well as the bestselling Biscuit books and many other beloved children's books. She lives in a book-filled home in Hastings-on-Hudson, New York.

Henry Cole has illustrated more than fifty books for children, including "And Tango Makes Three", "Oink?", and "Little Bo in France". A former elementary school teacher, he now writes and paints full time.