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HANK ZIPZER: Niagara Falls, or Does It?

by | Read by Henry Winkler

Children Ages 8+ • 3 hrs. • Unabridged • © 2003

Hank Zipzer is a creative and likable kid. So why, oh why, does his every effort get messed up? There's a good reason, a learning difference that has gone unnoticed. The book's only glitch seems to be characters who throw out witty quips like 10-year-olds going on 25. NIAGARA FALLS, OR DOES IT? portrays itself as a child's book, but perhaps its real targets are adults, those most capable of helping a child who always seems to fail, despite his best efforts. Henry Winkler's presentation is enthusiastic, brimming with zest; his love and empathy for kids are endearing. This narration is a winner, and this title is a good choice for parents and their children to listen to together. P.H.M.
(c) AudioFile 2004, Portland, Maine [Published: FEB/ MAR 04]

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Formats

Trade Ed. • Listening Library/ Imagination Studio • 2003

CS ISBN 080721941X $18.00 • Two cassettes

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