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Crankee Doodle

Sheryl, Columbine Library

Just in time for the Fourth of July!

Who wrote the song "Yankee Doodle Went to Town" before the American Revolution?  A patriotic colonist, or an Englishman making fun of those new-fangled Americans? 

Tom Angleberger, the author of the popular Origami Yoda books, gives us a new twist on the song. In Crankee Doodle Yankee Doodle's pony tries to get him to go to town.