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Brave ballerina : the story of Janet Collins / Michelle Meadows ; illustrated by Ebony Glenn.

Meadows, Michelle (author.).
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  • 11 of 14 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Batesville Mem. PL - Batesville C MEA (Text) 34706001905530 Childrens Available -
Coatesville-Clay Twp PL - Coatesville JB COLLINS (Text) 78321000028806 Juvenile Biography Available -
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver JBIO COLLINS (Text) 34304000923188 Juvenile - Biography Checked out 08/06/2019
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library EJ 921 COL (Text) 33187004544140 Ej Nonfiction Available -
Garrett PL - Garrett JPIC BIOGRAPHIES (Text) 30010170862281 Juvenile Picture Books Available -
Greenwood PL - Greenwood JBIO COLLINS (Text) 36626104016266 1st Floor Kids New Available -
Jefferson Co PL - Madison Main Branch JUV 921 COLL (Text) 39391006927204 Juvenile Nonfiction Available -
Morgan Co PL - Martinsville Main Library JB COL (Text) 78551000378930 Juvenile Biography Checked out 08/25/2019
Newburgh Chandler PL - Bell Road Library JE MEADOWS (Text) 39206021465883 J Picture Book - People Available -
Peabody PL - Columbia City JE MEADOWS (Text) 30403002349553 Childrens - Picture Book Fiction Available -
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  • ISBN: 9781250127730
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm.
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2019.

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Includes bibliographical references.
Summary, etc.:
Janet Collins wanted to be a ballerina in the 1930s and '40s, a time when racial segregation was widespread in the United States. From her early childhood lessons to the height of her success as the first African-American prima ballerina in the Metropolitan Opera, this is the story in rhyme of her artistic career.
Subject: Collins, Janet, 1917-2003
Ballet dancers > United States > Biography.
Ballerinas > United States > Biography.
African American dancers > Biography.
Collins, Janet, 1917-2003
Ballet dancers.
African American dancers.
Stories in rhyme.
Genre: Stories in rhyme.

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