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Firebird : ballerina Misty Copeland shows a young girl how to dance like the firebird

Copeland, Misty.

New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), [2014]

{34} p. : col. ill. ; 27 x 29 cm.

American Ballet Theater soloist Misty Copeland encourages a young ballet student, with brown skin like her own, by telling her that she, too, had to learn basic steps and how to be graceful when she was starting out, and that some day, with practice and dedication, the little girl will become a firebird, too. Includes author's note about dancers who led her to find her voice.

Reading Level: 2.6

Due 10/18/19

Picture Book - ElementaryPicture Book - Elementary

All copies at Paideia School are out and the next copy is due back 10/18/19

ISBN:

978-0-399-16615-0

LC Call No:

PZ7.C7887 Fir 2014

Dewey Class No:

[E] 23

Author:

Copeland, Misty.

Title:

Firebird : ballerina Misty Copeland shows a young girl how to dance like the firebird / Misty Copeland ; illustrated by Christopher Myers.

Publisher:

New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), [2014]

Physical:

{34} p. : col. ill. ; 27 x 29 cm.

Citation/Refs:

School Library Journal, August 2014

Citation/Refs:

Kirkus Starred, July 2014

Citation/Refs:

Booklist, July 2014

Citation/Refs:

Horn Book, April 2015

Citation/Refs:

Publishers Weekly Annex, September 2014

Summary:

American Ballet Theater soloist Misty Copeland encourages a young ballet student, with brown skin like her own, by telling her that she, too, had to learn basic steps and how to be graceful when she was starting out, and that some day, with practice and dedication, the little girl will become a firebird, too. Includes author's note about dancers who led her to find her voice.

Target Audience:

2.6.

Target Audience:

K-3 Follett School Solutions.

Awards Note:

Coretta Scott King Award, 2015

Subject:

Copeland, Misty--Fiction.

Subject:

Ballet dancing--Fiction.

Subject:

Self-confidence--Fiction.

Subject:

Dance--Fiction.

Subject:

African Americans--Fiction.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / Biographical / General.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American.

Subject:

JUVENILE FICTION / Performing Arts / Dance.

AE:PersName:

Myers, Christopher, ill.

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