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As the literary characters come to life in a bookstore at night, Daffy Duck sings and dances before being chased by the Big Bad Wolf.
The escaping wolf trips over Jimmy Durante's well-known big schnozzola. And Frank Sinatra is portrayed as the skinny kid from Hoboken (he was *very* thin in his early years) whose smooth voice made everyone swoon.
Swing music. Jazz. Phooey! Ah, bublichas, how difference in my native willage. Soft music, wiolins, the happy peoples sitting on their balalaikas, playing their samovars. And then, there was Cucaracha. Ah, Cucaracha: so round, so firm, so fully ...
As Daffy and Little Red Riding Hood are dancing at the end, the dancers in the background suddenly disappear.
When this Looney Tunes cartoon was released to television as a Merrie Melodies/Blue Ribbon, the title was changed to "Book Review" and all the specific credits deleted. The original print with the correct title is available fully restored on the Looney Tunes Golden Collection Vol. 2.