Jake the Ballet Dog (Hardcover)
Walker & Company, 9780802796585, 32pp.
Publication Date: October 14, 2008
In his newest adventure, Jake is making a special visit behind the scenes of the ballet with Richie's friend Allegra. The rehearsals for "The Nutcracker "are underway, and Jake has so much fun learning the basics of ballet. Pretty soon, he's spinning and leaping just like the dancers. As the beloved holiday story comes to life on stage, Jake has a hard time keeping out of the action With its delightful illustrations that capture the excitement and grace of "The Nutcracker "ballet, this encore to "Jake the Philharmonic Dog "takes readers along with Jake as he continues to explore the arts.