The Magic Violin [Limited MultiFormat: 3 Formats Available]
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eBook by Mayra Calvani
eBook Category: Children's Fiction
eBook Description: Eight-year old Melina wants to become a good violinist. When she loses confidence, her Rumanian teacher Andrea decides it's time for a magic dose of self esteem. A mysterious old woman in rags gives Melina some curious advice; a violinist Russian hamster, who happens to live under the old woman's hat, offers her a virtuoso performance; a shooting star fills her with hope on Christmas Eve. Is Melina actually playing better, or has her violin become magic? Who is the old woman in the town square, and why does she wear the same emerald ring as her teacher Andrea? [AVAILABLE ONLY IN MS READER LIT AND ADOBE PDF FORMATS.]
eBook Publisher: Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc./Littlest Angels
Fictionwise Release Date: January 2008
"This is a beautiful book with lyrical text. Vivid descriptions make Melina's emotions tangible. The accompanying illustrations are a perfect match. They give a charming view of 19th Century Europe. A lovely addition to any child's bookshelf."--Julie Prince, www.yabookscentral.com