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The owl and the tuba

Author: James H Lehman; Christopher Raschka
Publisher: Elgin, Ill. : Brotherstone, ©1991.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Fiction : Juvenile audience : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Fred the tuba player can't toot & Hoomer the owl can't hoot. So Hoomer tries tooting, becomes a tuba virtuoso, & starts a brass band. Fred tries hooting, learns the owls' language, & becomes a great ornithologist. The squirrels are disgusted by the whole thing, but there's nothing they can do about it. Readers of all ages will be entertained & encouraged by the unlikely accomplishments of Fred the boy & Hoomer the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Lehman, James H.
Owl and the tuba.
Elgin, Ill. : Brotherstone, ©1991
(OCoLC)894873679
Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: James H Lehman; Christopher Raschka
ISBN: 1878925024 9781878925022
OCLC Number: 26386106
Notes: After Hoomer, an owl who cannot hoot, meets Fred, a tuba player who can barely toot, Hoomer toots, Fred hoots, and their lives change dramatically.
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 25 cm
Responsibility: written by James H. Lehman ; illustrated by Christopher Raschka.

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Fred the tuba player can't toot & Hoomer the owl can't hoot. So Hoomer tries tooting, becomes a tuba virtuoso, & starts a brass band. Fred tries hooting, learns the owls' language, & becomes a great ornithologist. The squirrels are disgusted by the whole thing, but there's nothing they can do about it. Readers of all ages will be entertained & encouraged by the unlikely accomplishments of Fred the boy & Hoomer the owl.

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