Good Morning, Captain: Fifty Wonderful Years with Bob Keeshan, TV's Captain Kangaroo

Good Morning Captain Fifty Wonderful Years with Bob Keeshan TV s Captain Kangaroo A lavish photo history and intimate look at the career of Bob Keeshan TV s Captain Kangaroo

  • Title: Good Morning, Captain: Fifty Wonderful Years with Bob Keeshan, TV's Captain Kangaroo
  • Author: Bob Keeshan Cathryn Long
  • ISBN: 9781577490005
  • Page: 201
  • Format: Paperback
  • A lavish photo history and intimate look at the career of Bob Keeshan, TV s Captain Kangaroo.

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    1. I was reading on an internet forum about someone wishing he could purchase "Captain Kangaroo" on DVD to watch again, and it reminded me how much I enjoyed the Captain, Mister Moose, and Mr. Green Jeans when I was growing up. I decided to see if there was a biography out, and found this autobiography at the library.While not as deep into his life as I would have liked to have read, it was very fun to read, see all the pictures, and be taken back in time to that small child watching this wonderful [...]

    2. Would have been 5 stars but I wanted to know more. I loved the Captain & truly wish I could share him with my Grandsons. I consider visiting the Little Red Lighthouse in NYC one of my favorite memories because I have never forgotten the Captain reading that book. If you grew up with the Captain & Mr. Green Jeans, you will enjoy this trip down memory lane, but it most definitely will leave you wanting more of the Treasure House.

    3. So OK: how many of you starting humming the tune that was played every morning when the Captain opened the Treasure House?? Bob Keeshan was an amazing man who advocated for children and believed in teaching the importance of reading, being kind to animals, and living in the moment. He influenced a lot of children who responded to his character's openness and ability to communicate on many levels. The use of puppets preceded Sesame Street by many years and showed how they can be used in teaching [...]

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