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A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream / Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper.

Dempsey, Kristy. (Author). Cooper, Floyd, illustrator. (Added Author).
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  • 14 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780399252846
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., [2014]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.: A young girl growing up in Harlem in the 1950s, whose mother cleans and stitches costumes for a ballet company, dreams of becoming a prima ballerina one day, and is thrilled to see a performance of Janet Collins, the first "colored" prima ballerina.
Target Audience Note: AD 1100 Lexile.
Subject: Ballet dancing > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Discrimination > Fiction.
Collins, Janet > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1951- > Fiction.

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