Ukulele Hayley (Hardcover)

By Judy Cox, Amanda Haley (Illustrator)

Holiday House, 9780823428632, 96pp.

Publication Date: September 1, 2013

List Price: 16.95*
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Description

Everyone has a talent, right? Hayley is sure she has one, but she's having trouble pinpointing it. Then Hayley buys a ukulele at a yard sale. Learning to play takes practice, but it's fun, fun, fun. Before long Hayley is strumming up a storm, and her classmates want in on the action. Then terrible new threatens not only the new uke band, but the whole school music program. Now it's up to Hayley and her band to come up with a creative plan to keep their school rocking.


About the Author

Judy Cox is a former grade school teacher who is now a full-time author. Her chapter books have been compared by critics to the books of Beverly Cleary. A native of the San Francisco area, she has lived and taught in Arizona, Idaho, and Oregon. Her website is www.judycox.net.

Amanda Haley has written and illustrated picture books and easy readers as well as designed paper goods and stationery. She lives in Virginia.