The keys on Natasha’s piano keyboard are broken so she and her best friend, fellow Skallywaggle Tails™ band member, Precious, decide to go shopping for another one. They fly to the magical land of Keyboardtropia on the planet of Harmonia where musical instruments that are alive with entertaining plucky personalities. Of course, Precious insists that they buy the latest fashion but when it threatens to break the bank the two friends must ‘improvise’ a solution. The duo devise a scheme to perform a concert and have a tea party. Children will be delighted with the colorful animal-band characters, Natasha and Precious, as the two engage in a truly unique adventure. This musical story promotes the idea of improvisation both as a life skill and as a musical skill. It’s a delightfully fine-tuned rhythmic read with vibrant illustrations and fantastical fun!
This story is wonderfully creative with a notable use of rhythm and rhyme and alliteration, making it a new must read for all!