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By William Anderson,Linda Graves

From "Raindrops on roses and whiskers on kittens" to "Doe, a deer, a feminine deer," many of us have grown up buzzing the tunes or making a song the lyrics to the songs from the liked motion picture The Sound of song. yet what's the genuine tale at the back of the courageous von Trapp family members? V is for von Trapp: A Musical kin Alphabet offers a behind-the-headlines examine this real-life making a song relatives made well-known within the vintage motion picture. beginning with their idyllic youth in Austria the place their love of song and appearing all started, writer William Anderson takes readers alongside at the family's brave mountaintop get away from Nazi experts to their new lifestyles in the US and the well-known von Trapp relatives hotel within the Vermont hills. Meet decided Maria, the speeding Captain, and their gifted youngsters; the well-known von Trapps whose existence tale captivated millions and keeps to encourage with its legacy of desire and fulfillment. writer, historian, and lecturer William Anderson did broad study and interviews with the von Trapp family members. His prior booklet with sound asleep undergo is M is for Mount Rushmore: A South Dakota Alphabet. William lives in Lapeer, Michigan. Linda Graves is the illustrator of over 30 kid's books, released all over the world. She used to be born in Eureka, California, and graduated with a level in representation from San Jose nation collage. Linda is a member of the Western Massachusetts Illustrators Guild, and lives within the woods of Berkshire County, Massachusetts.

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