Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Practicing the Piano: (But She Does Love Being in Recitals) (Paperback)

By Peggy Gifford, Valorie Fisher (Photographer)
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Here's the third book in the hilarious Moxy Maxwell series, which includes ""Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Stuart " Little and Moxy Maxwell Does Not Love Writing Thank-you Notes."
"Moxy's back, and ready (kind of, sort of) for her big piano recital In this hilarious third installment about everyone's favorite tween procrastinator, Moxy Maxwell is set to make her Piano Debut, playing a duet of Heart and Soul with her little sister, Pansy. It's too bad she has no time to practice. Between costume fittings, trying on her crown, warming up her voice, and putting on her stage makeup, Moxy can t possibly worry about the actual performance. But soon it's upon her, and Moxy feels something she's only felt once before in her entire life: nervous She's not sure she can go on. Of course, Moxy is Moxy and she rises to the occasion brilliantly.

"From the Hardcover edition.

About the Author

Valorie Fisher is the author and illustrator of "My Big Brother" and "My Big Sister, " both Oppenheim Toy Portfolio Platinum Award winners; and "Ellsworth's Extraordinary Electric Ears, " called "sassy" in a starred review from "Publishers Weekly." Her photographs have been widely exhibited and are in many major museum collections, including the Brooklyn Museum, London's Victoria and Albert Museum, and the Bibliotheque Nationale in Paris. Ms. Fisher lives in Cornwall Bridge, Connecticut, with her husband and two children.

Praise For…

Starred Review, Kirkus Reviews, July 1, 2009:
"This is a solid addition to a popular series, sure to attract new fans."

Product Details
ISBN: 9780375859489
ISBN-10: 0375859489
Publisher: Yearling Books
Publication Date: April 27th, 2010
Pages: 176
Language: English