This is the true story of how an unwanted cockatoo achieved international fame as a YouTube sensation, television star, and scientific study subject, all by rocking out to the beat of his favorite tunes. Swball tells the story with his own spirited psitticine spin. But everything he says is true, including how he inspired the World's First Bird Dance-Off Contest, became the subject of a groundbreaking study about music and the brain, and has w gone into teaching children how to dance and doing charity work. Ages 8-13
From her best-selling memoir of life with her pig to books on apes, tarantulas and tree kangaroos, Sy Montgomery has authored 17 titles on animals for adults and children.