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Because / score by Mo Willems ; performance by Amber Ren.

Willems, Mo, (author.). Ren, Amber, (illustrator.). Purrington, Hilary, (composer.).

Record details

  • ISBN: 1368019013
  • ISBN: 9781368019019
  • ISBN: 9781368019019 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1368019013 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 27 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Hyperion Books For Children, an imprint of Disney Book Group, 2019.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Musical score on endpages.
Summary, etc.:
A series of events, some seemingly very insignificant, lead to a young girl attending a life-changing concert.
Awards Note:
Nutmeg Award Nominee, Elementary, 2021.
Subject: Musicians > Juvenile fiction.
Concerts > Juvenile fiction.
Serendipity > Juvenile fiction.
Musicians > Fiction.
Concerts > Fiction.
Serendipity > Fiction.
Genre: Picture books for children.
Picture books for children.

Available copies

  • 82 of 91 copies available at Bibliomation.
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Slater Public Library - Griswold. (Show preferred library)


  • 1 current hold with 91 total copies.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Slater Public Library - Griswold E WIL (Text) 31252140620931 Juvenile Easy Available -
Ansonia Public Library J.E. WIL (Text) 34045120734657 Juvenile Easy Available -
Babcock Library - Ashford E Wil (Text) 33110143461331 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Beacon Falls Public Library E WIL (Text) 33120000390457 Picture Book Available -
Beekley Community Library - New Hartford E WILLEMS, M. (Text) 32544072574113 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Bentley Memorial Library - Bolton E Wil (Text) 33160142929382 Easy Fiction Available -
Bethel Public Library JP WILLEMS (Text) 34030142398418 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 05/31/2022
Bethel Public Library JP WILLEMS (Text) 34030144200331 Juvenile New Picture Book Available -
Bethel Public Library JP WILLEMS (Text) 34030144200349 Juvenile New Picture Book Checked out 06/15/2022
Black Rock Branch - Bridgeport jj WILLEMS (Text) 34000081450868 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
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