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The library book / by Tom Chapin and Michael Mark ; illustrated by Chuck Groenink.

Chapin, Tom, 1945- (author.). Mark, Michael L. (Added Author). Groenink, Chuck, (illustrator.).

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  • 25 of 28 copies available at SC LENDS.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781481460927
  • ISBN: 1481460927
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 x 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Atheneum Books for Young Readers, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
Using the lyrics to Tom Chapin and Michael Mark's "The Library Song," this picture book celebrates the magic of reading and of libraries.
Target Audience Note:
AD500L Lexile
Subject: Children's songs, English > United States > Texts.
Books and reading > Juvenile fiction.
Libraries > Juvenile fiction.
Libraries > Songs and music.
Books and reading > Songs and music.
Genre: Picture books.

Tom Chapin has entertained, amused, and enlightened audiences of all ages for more than forty years and through twenty-seven CDs, eight Grammy nominations, three Grammy awards, and thousands of live performances. A pioneer in the field of children&;s music, he is also a respected singer-songwriter and a strong advocate for the arts in education. Tom lives in Piermont, New York. Find out more at

Michael Mark is a musician, composer, and actor whose accomplishments include a Drama Desk Award as a Featured Actor in the Broadway Musical I Love My Wife, and the composition to the theme song for the long-running TV show Entertainment Tonight. For more than thirty years, Michael has written, toured and performed with Tom Chapin, sharing in Grammy nominations for Tom&;s albums of family music. He lives with his wife, Mary, a reading specialist, in New York. Their two children, Noah and Ronen, are out in the world having successful, creative lives.

Chuck Groenink is the illustrator of The Backwards Birthday Party and a few other books. Originally from the Netherlands, he now lives with his wife and cats in Valatie, New York. When not drawing pictures for books, he likes to read, bake bread, or go hiking, and he wishes he could play the banjo. Visit him online at

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