The enduring legacy of children’s television show Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood is the focal point of a new book from Penguin Random House.
Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: A Visual History is a 336-page compendium the chronicles the show’s storied history and impact on American culture and the children’s entertainment industry. The book features a wealth of exclusive content and rare ephemera, including a complete guide to the Neighborhood of Make-Believe, annotated scripts, sheet music, photographs, and original interviews with the show’s cast, crew, and celebrity fans.
The book also features a foreword from Tom Hanks, who will be playing Fred Rogers in the film A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood.
Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood: A Visual History hits bookshelves on October 29. It is available for pre-order from a variety of online resellers.
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