[ eBook ] Smile: How Young Charlie Chaplin Taught the World to Laugh (and Cry) Author Gary Golio – Andy-palmer.co.uk


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  • Smile: How Young Charlie Chaplin Taught the World to Laugh (and Cry)
  • Gary Golio
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  • 15 January 2019
  • 0763697613

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Smile: How Young Charlie Chaplin Taught the World to Laugh (and Cry)An award winning author and a Caldecott Medalisttake a creative look at the early life of comedic genius Charlie ChaplinOnce there was a little slip of a boy who roamed the streets of London, hungry for life and maybe a bit of bread His dad long gone and his actress mother ailing, five year old Charlie found himself onstage one day taking his mums place, singing and drawing laughs amid a shower of coins There were times in the poorhouse and times spent sitting in the window at home with Mum, making up funny stories about passersby And when Charlie described a wobbly old man he saw in baggy clothes, with turned out feet and a crooked cane, his mother found it sad, but Charlie knew that funny and sad go hand in hand With a lyrical text and exquisite collage imagery, Gary Golio and Ed Young interpret Charlie Chaplins path from his childhood through his beginnings in silent film and the creation of his iconic Little Tramp Keen eyed readers will notice a silhouette of the Little Tramp throughout the book that becomes animated with a flip of the pages An afterword fills in facts about the beloved performer who became one of the most famous entertainers of all time


About the Author: Gary Golio

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