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 cherished motion picture The Sound of track. yet what's the actual tale in the back of the courageous von Trapp relatives? V is for von Trapp: A Musical relatives Alphabet offers a behind-the-headlines examine this real-life making a song family members made well-known within the vintage motion picture. beginning with their idyllic formative years in Austria the place their love of song and appearing started, writer William Anderson takes readers alongside at the family's brave mountaintop get away from Nazi specialists to their new lifestyles in the United States and the recognized von Trapp kinfolk resort within the Vermont hills. Meet decided Maria, the rushing Captain, and their gifted young children; the well-known von Trapps whose existence tale captivated millions and maintains to encourage with its legacy of desire and fulfillment. writer, historian, and lecturer William Anderson did wide study and interviews with the von Trapp relations. His past booklet with dozing endure 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 kingdom college. Linda is a member of the Western Massachusetts Illustrators Guild, and lives within the woods of Berkshire County, Massachusetts.
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