Groovy Joe (Hardcover)

Dance Party Countdown (Groovy Joe #2)

By Eric Litwin, Tom Lichtenheld (Illustrator)

Orchard Books, 9780545883795, 40pp.

Publication Date: September 12, 2017

List Price: 17.99*
* Individual store prices may vary.

Description

Groovy Joe is totally fun.
He's a tail-wagging, song singing party of one!
And he rocks like this:
Disco party bow wow!


#1 New York Times bestsellers Eric Litwin (Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes) and Tom Lichtenheld (Goodnight, Goodnight, Construction Site) are back in another groovy story that will have little ones singing, dancing, and learning math to a whole new beat. In his second book, Groovy Joe has a dance party. But Oh no! More and more doggies are knocking on his door, asking to come in. Will there be enough room for everyone? Joe knows just what to do and, soon enough, he everyone moving and grooving -- the party has only just begun! Signature rhyme, repetition, and musical writing style, combined with wild and witty illustrations infused and gentle math concepts come together to create an unforgettable new Groovy Joe story all about positivity, creativity, math, and kindness. Groovy Joe is back, ready to get groovy!


About the Author

Eric Litwin is a #1 New York Times bestselling author who merges music and early literacy together. He is the author of the first four Pete the Cat picture books and the exciting new musical series The Nuts. Eric's books have sold more than 6.5 million copies and won 18 state and national awards including a Theodor Geisel Seuss Honor Award. Eric is a popular performing artist who plays guitar, sings, tells stories and brings books to life. Visit him at ericlitwin.com


Praise For Groovy Joe: Dance Party Countdown (Groovy Joe #2)

Praise for Groovy Joe: Ice Cream & Dinosaurs:

"First-time collaborators Litwin (Pete the Cat: I Love My White Shoes) and Lichtenheld (Friendshape) inject raucous rhymes and humor into their lesson about sharing: it's the sugar that helps the medicine go down." -- Publishers Weekly

"Children will want to move and groove along with the mischievous and playful dog and his hefty and humorous friends in this colorful rhyming story, sure to capture lots of attention." -- Booklist

"[Lichtenheld] clearly knows how to create captivating characters with engaging expressions and amusing antics." -- Kirkus

Praise for Groovy Joe: Ice Cream & Dinosaurs on DVD:
* " ... Prepare to move and groove during this lively adaptation of Eric Litwin's picture book (2016), which emphasizes the good feelings of sharing with friends ... The positive message about sharing, set to an original rousing musical score, will get children singing along with the playful critters." -- Booklist, Starred Review