Based on the instructional video of the same name (AP123), this book teaches the complete novice everything they need to know to start playing right away. The music lover that has never even held a guitar will be playing easy songs immediately. Teaches everything from chord strumming to finger-picking and basic lead guitar. Susan Mazer's warm and encouraging style motivates even the most casual hobbyist to learn. A CD demonstrating every example and providing play-along opportunities is included. ©1997, Book & CD.