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A girl named Misty : the true story of Misty Copeland / by Kelly Starling Lyons ; illustrated by Melissa Manwill.

Lyons, Kelly Starling, (author.). Manwill, Melissa, (illustrator.).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Series Information

Girl named.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Geneva Branch J 921 COP (Text) 34207002236959 Juvenile Biographies Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781338193053
  • Physical Description: 48 pages : color illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New York, New York : Scholastic Inc., [2018]

Content descriptions

General Note:
"American Girl"--Title page.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Finding her shine -- Stepping out -- Putting in the work -- The making of a star -- City of dreams -- Dancing in the spotlight.
Summary, etc.:
Misty Copeland became the first African-American female principal dancer for the American Ballet Theatre, but how did she get there? This biography describes the defining moments that made up her childhood and adolescence with full-color illustrations throughout.
Subject: Copeland, Misty > Juvenile literature.
Ballet dancers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American dancers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Copeland, Misty.
Ballet dancers > United States > Biography.
African American dancers > Biography.
Genre: Biographies.

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