This well-written, common sense introduction to playing the ukelele provides discussion and exercises in tablature. It includes chapters on various chord families, as well as the circle of fifths, fingerpicking, Travis-picking, and more, illustrated with chord boxes and diagrams. Audio examples are available online. The entire style of this book is inviting, and full of mild humor and good cheer and the explanations are concise and understandable. It will create a very positive experience for all learners.