The Rock & Roll Alphabet and over one million other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Learn more
Qty:1
FREE Shipping on orders over $35.
In Stock.
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com.
Gift-wrap available.
The Rock & Roll Alpha... has been added to your Cart
Condition: Used: Good
Comment: PLEASE READ FULL DESCRIPTION -USED GOOD- This book has been read and may show wear to the cover and or pages. There may be some dog-eared pages. In some cases the internal pages may contain highlighting/margin notes/underlining or any combination of these markings. The binding will be secure in all cases. This is a good reading and studying copy and has been verified that all pages are legible and intact. If the book contained a CD it is not guaranteed to still be included. All items are packed and shipped from the Amazon warehouse.
Have one to sell? Sell on Amazon
Flip to back Flip to front
Listen Playing... Paused   You're listening to a sample of the Audible audio edition.
Learn more
See all 3 images

The Rock & Roll Alphabet Paperback – Large Print, June 14, 2011

16 customer reviews

See all 3 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions
Amazon Price New from Used from
Kindle
"Please retry"
Paperback, Large Print
"Please retry"
$14.95
$10.82 $7.96
Unknown Binding
"Please retry"

Summertime is Book Time
Discover our hand-selected picks of the best books for kids of all ages. Browse by age: Baby-2 | Ages 3-5 | Ages 6-8 | Ages 9-12.
$14.95 FREE Shipping on orders over $35. In Stock. Ships from and sold by Amazon.com. Gift-wrap available.

Frequently Bought Together

The Rock & Roll Alphabet + How Do You Feed a Hungry Giant?: A Munch-and-Sip Pop-Up Book (Munch-And-Sip Pop-Up Books) + ALEX Toys Little Hands Twist & Drill
Price for all three: $52.49

Buy the selected items together


Editorial Reviews

Review

"The ABC's never sounded so good.  Forget A is for Apple. Try 'A is for Aretha!'  From Aretha to Zeppelin, your mini musicians will be singing your praises for taking them on this fun, alphabetical journey -- rock star style!"  Parade Magazine (8/25/2011)


"The Rock and Roll Alphabet is a fun read for kids or the perpetual teenagers who still wear Led Zeppelin T-shirts on the weekend....Buy this book if you love rock and roll."  Greencastle Banner Graphic (9/1/2011)

"The Rock and Roll Alphabet is great for edgy parents tucking in their toddlers....Just be sure to turn the stereo down before they go night-night."   Miami Herald (9/5/2011)

"A joy to behold...parents are liable to get as big a kick out of this easy-to-read bedtime book as their kids."  The Grand Rapids Press (10/16/11)

"The Rock & Roll Alphabet is perfect for the kid (and parents) who's a little bit rock 'n' roll. Sing the whole way through the ABC's....It's the two-in-one alphabet and music lesson every kid needs."  Parenting.com Holiday Gift Guide 2011

About the Author

Jeffrey Schwartz has been passionate about music from an early age, singing and playing piano and guitar since he was a child. While attending the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Schwartz studied black music history with renowned jazz bassist Richard Davis, performed as both a solo artist and with several bands, and managed a live music venue in downtown Madison. After settling in Los Angeles, Schwartz earned his master's degree in education, became an award-winning social studies teacher, and created a very successful rock-and-roll history course for middle school and high school students. Schwartz partnered with the family of the late rock photographer, Chuck Boyd, in 2010 to assist in their archival efforts and business affairs. He is a frequent consultant for various music publications, licensing agents, authors, and television/documentary filmmakers. He wrote the critically acclaimed children's book, The Rock & Roll Alphabet (Mojo Hand LLC, 2011), and compiled and edited the fine-art photo book, Forever Young: The Rock and Roll Photography of Chuck Boyd (Santa Monica Press, 2012).
If you buy a new print edition of this book (or purchased one in the past), you can buy the Kindle edition for only $1.99 (Save 60%). Print edition purchase must be sold by Amazon. Learn more.


Best Books of the Month
Best Books of the Month
Want to know our Editors' picks for the best books of the month? Browse Best Books of the Month, featuring our favorite new books in more than a dozen categories.

Product Details

  • Paperback: 60 pages
  • Publisher: Mojo Hand LLC (June 14, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0615495214
  • ISBN-13: 978-0615495217
  • Product Dimensions: 8.5 x 0.2 x 8.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 5.6 ounces (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (16 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #694,591 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

More About the Author

Jeffrey Schwartz has been passionate about music from an early age, singing and playing piano and guitar since he was a child. While attending the University of Wisconsin-Madison, Schwartz studied black music history with renowned jazz bassist Richard Davis, performed as both a solo artist and with several bands, and managed a live music venue in downtown Madison. After settling in Los Angeles, Schwartz earned his master's degree in education, became an award-winning social studies teacher, and created a very successful rock-and-roll history course for middle school and high school students. Schwartz partnered with the family of the late rock photographer, Chuck Boyd, in 2010 to assist in their archival efforts and business affairs. He is a frequent consultant for various music publications, licensing agents, authors, and television/documentary filmmakers. He wrote the critically acclaimed children's book, The Rock & Roll Alphabet (Mojo Hand LLC, 2011), and compiled and edited the fine-art photo book, Forever Young: The Rock and Roll Photography of Chuck Boyd (Santa Monica Press, 2012).

Customer Reviews

Most Helpful Customer Reviews

2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By Grandpa S on July 4, 2011
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Great gift for my grandchildren and an interactive way for me to teach them about the music of my generation while they learn the alphabet.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Milo's Mom on June 16, 2012
Format: Paperback
This is a great book to introduce children to rock & roll icons and is enjoyable for musicians young and old. The photos are great and the rhymes for each letter are very cute and clever. My son is only three but I imagine as he gets older, the images and poems will be an entry into learning more about the history of rock & roll and "the greats". I have given this book as a gift too as parents appreciate it not being the typical ABC book.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Dina Pirutinsky on January 13, 2014
Format: Paperback
My brother bought this for my toddler as a gift and he LOVES it. Every page, as we read it to him, he points and says 'guitar' 'drum' etc. And now he says 'Beatles!' since he doesn't yet even know his colors, this is a pretty cool word to know. :) my husband and I enjoy the book, which reads effortlessly, and our son enjoys the pictures and lilting rhythm.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By bostongirl2010 on May 8, 2015
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
So.Freaking.Adorable. Each letter represents a relevant, classic and iconic musician/artist/band. With real vibrant photos! It was such an adorable baby shower gift for those cool parents-to-be. I hope to be lucky enough to receive it when it's my turn! :)
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Travis on July 22, 2011
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Short and sweet. Great undiscovered images from the most iconic artists in our history. I'm a huge music and music history buff so this was a nice add-on to the collection.
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Lisa on March 20, 2012
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
This is a pretty awesome way to teach your kids the alphabet!! My husband and I read it before we looked through it with our 15 month old. Great pictures too!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Kimberly A. Russell on May 15, 2015
Format: Kindle Edition Verified Purchase
Lots of fun. A fun idea and should be fun to share with my grandchildren. Wonderful pictures of classic rock bands
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again
1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Steven W. on February 8, 2015
Format: Paperback Verified Purchase
Purchased for two families with two young kids each. Rave reviews from both!
Comment Was this review helpful to you? Yes No Sending feedback...
Thank you for your feedback. If this review is inappropriate, please let us know.
Sorry, we failed to record your vote. Please try again

Set up an Amazon Giveaway

Amazon Giveaway allows you to run promotional giveaways in order to create buzz, reward your audience, and attract new followers and customers. Learn more
The Rock & Roll Alphabet
This item: The Rock & Roll Alphabet
Price: $14.95
Ships from and sold by Amazon.com