Dallas, TX (Vocus) May 6, 2010
From a lover of music and life comes a wonderful and whimsical picture book that’s sure to delight both young and old readers. It’s time to hear the Wacky Musical Instruments! as they play good music, as well as celebrate this family affair. Author XIAO gives everyone a pleasant listening and reading time as she introduces the families of symphony orchestra.
In Wacky Musical Instruments!, readers will meet and get to know each family member of the symphony orchestra and how each works together with other families of the orchestra to bring about the miracle of live music. After all, music is the universal language for the entire world, no matter what the age or background of the reader may be. With some hilarious drawings of the fifteen Wacky Musical Instruments!, everyone will definitely find this an enjoyable read. Adding color to this brilliant piece is the way the instruments tell their stories—through sound and wacky poetry.
This is truly one family affair no one wants to miss. It’s time to grab the Wacky Musical Instruments! and enjoy great music. For more information on this book, log on to Xlibris.com.
About the Author:
Xiao-mei Pelletier has been a passionate artist since childhood. Largely self-taught, Ms. Pelletier has sought out the wisdom and expertise of fellow artists, both professional and amateur alike. She has won regional, as well as local Juried Art Competitions in New Mexico, Arizona, and Texas. She has been a Featured Artist in galleries, shops, boutiques, and music stores, nationwide. She has an extensive number of oil paintings hanging in private collections, as well as in her own home. She deeply thanks every member of her family, friends, and co-workers for all their continued support and inspiration.
Wacky Musical Instruments! by XIAO
A TRUE Family Affair!
Publication Date: March 22, 2010
Picture Book; $31.99; 46 pages; 978-1-4500-5490-4
Picture Book Hardcover; $41.99; 46 pages; 978-1-4500-5491-1
Members of the media who wish to review this book may request a complimentary paperback copy by contacting the publisher at (888) 795-4274 x. 7479. To purchase copies of the book for resale, please fax Xlibris at (610) 915-0294 or call (888) 795-4274 x. 7876.