Matthew Gollub

Event date: 
Saturday, April 22, 2017 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Matthew GollubJazz Fly storytime with Matthew Gollub.
Rhythmic Storytelling, Drumming and FUN!

 
Join us for a rollicking mini-storytelling concert for children ranging from pre-school through 3rd grade. Gollub sprinkles in a mix of languages: English, Spanish, Japanese and jazz!

As a musician, publisher, and award-winning author, Matthew Gollub celebrates reading for FUN. He combines humor, practical insights, storytelling, and drumming to thoroughly engage his young audience. Over the years, he has performed at over 1,000 elementary schools around the U.S. and abroad.

The Jazz Fly: Starring the Jazz Bugs [With CD] Cover Image
By Matthew Gollub, Karen Hanke (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781889910178
Availability: Not on our shelves now, usually available for pick-up or shipping in 1-10 days
Published: Tortuga Press - January 1st, 2000

A singular story about musical insects celebrates language and the inventive spirit of jazz. The audio CD features author's narration set to a jazz quartet.

Ages 4 & up


Jazz Fly 2 W/CD: The Jungle Pachanga [With CD (Audio)] Cover Image
By Matthew Gollub, Karen Hanke (Illustrator)
$18.95
ISBN: 9781889910444
Availability: Not on our shelves now, usually available for pick-up or shipping in 1-10 days
Published: Tortuga Press - July 1st, 2010

A fly uses a combination of Spanish and jazz scat to ask a sloth, a monkey, and a mackaw to transport his band to a tropical concert site, and then to talk sense to an anteater who interrupts their performance. Includes author's note on how language, rhythm, color, and life are depicted in the book.

Ages 4 & up


Gobble, Quack, Moon [With Audio CD] Cover Image
By Matthew Gollub, Judy Love (Illustrator)
$17.95
ISBN: 9781889910208
Availability: Not on our shelves now, usually available for pick-up or shipping in 1-10 days
Published: Tortuga Press - January 1st, 2002

A host of barn animals cheers up Katie the cow by staging a ballet party on the moon. Includes narration on audio CD set to blues, waltzes, and rock 'n' roll.
--Benjamin Franklin Award for excellence in publishing
--"An engaging, enthusiastically recommended read-along experience." --Midwest Book Review
--Top Ten Recommended Children's Book, Children's Book Sense '76.

Ages 3 & up


The Moon Was at a Fiesta Cover Image
$6.95
ISBN: 9781889910130
Availability: Not on our shelves now, usually available for pick-up or shipping in 1-10 days
Published: Tortuga Press - January 1st, 1997

Jealous of the sun, the moon creates her own fiesta but celebrates a bit too much. An enchanting story that explains why the moon is sometimes out during the day.

Ages 5 & up