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Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina
Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina
Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780385755115
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Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina

Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince


Format: Hardcover, 256 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $16.99

"Michaela is nothing short of a miracle, born to be a ballerina. For every young brown, yellow, and purple dancer, she is an inspiration!” —Misty Copeland, world-renowned ballet dancer

The extraordinary memoir of Michaela DePrince, a young dancer who escaped war-torn Sierra Leone for the rarefied heights of American ballet.
 
Michaela... Read more >
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Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina
Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina
Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780385755139
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Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina

Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince


Format: eBook, 256 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $10.99

"Michaela is nothing short of a miracle, born to be a ballerina. For every young brown, yellow, and purple dancer, she is an inspiration!” —Misty Copeland, world-renowned ballet dancer

The extraordinary memoir of Michaela DePrince, a young dancer who escaped war-torn Sierra Leone for the rarefied heights of American ballet.
 
Michaela... Read more >
Also available as a hardcover and a hardcover library binding.
Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina
Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina
Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince
Format: Hardcover Library Binding
ISBN: 9780385755122
Our Price: $19.99
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Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina

Written by Michaela DePrince and Elaine Deprince


Format: Hardcover Library Binding, 256 pages
On Sale: October 14, 2014
Price: $19.99

"Michaela is nothing short of a miracle, born to be a ballerina. For every young brown, yellow, and purple dancer, she is an inspiration!” —Misty Copeland, world-renowned ballet dancer

The extraordinary memoir of Michaela DePrince, a young dancer who escaped war-torn Sierra Leone for the rarefied heights of American ballet.
 
Michaela... Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a hardcover.
Footwork: Candlewick Biographies
Footwork: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Roxane Orgill, Illustrated by Stephane Jorisch
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763664602
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Footwork: Candlewick Biographies
The Story of Fred and Adele Astaire
Written by Roxane Orgill
Illustrated by Stephane Jorisch


Format: Hardcover, 48 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $14.99

Follow the footsteps of two persevering siblings who danced their way into a cherished place in the spotlight.

In 1905, four-and-a-half-year-old Fred Astaire put on his first pair of dancing shoes — and from that moment, his life was filled with singing, dancing, and fancy footwork. Fred’s older sister, Adele, was the... Read more >
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Footwork: Candlewick Biographies
Footwork: Candlewick Biographies
Written by Roxane Orgill, Illustrated by Stephane Jorisch
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780763662158
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Footwork: Candlewick Biographies
The Story of Fred and Adele Astaire
Written by Roxane Orgill
Illustrated by Stephane Jorisch


Format: Trade Paperback, 48 pages
On Sale: March 12, 2013
Price: $4.99

Follow the footsteps of two persevering siblings who danced their way into a cherished place in the spotlight.

In 1905, four-and-a-half-year-old Fred Astaire put on his first pair of dancing shoes — and from that moment, his life was filled with singing, dancing, and fancy footwork. Fred’s older sister, Adele, was the... Read more >
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We Love Ballet!
We Love Ballet!
Written by Jane Feldman
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307982711
Our Price: $3.99
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We Love Ballet!

Written by Jane Feldman


Format: eBook, 24 pages
On Sale: October 31, 2012
Price: $3.99

IT'S SEPTEMBER, AND it’s time for school—ballet school! Join a class of the youngest ballet students as they learn about music, balance, teamwork, and even have a recital. A perfect first ballet book.

Praise for Jane Feldman’s I Am A Dancer:

“An attractive, up-to-date photo essay that will appeal to budding dancers. ... Read more >
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A Girl Named Faithful Plum
A Girl Named Faithful Plum
Written by Richard Bernstein
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780375871580
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A Girl Named Faithful Plum
The True Story of a Dancer from China and How She Achieved Her Dream
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: Trade Paperback, 288 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2012
Price: $7.99

In 1977, when Zhongmei Lei was 11 years old, she learned that the prestigious Beijing Dance Academy was having open auditions. She'd already taken dance lessons, but everyone said a poor country girl would never get into the academy, especially without any connections in the Communist Party of the 1970s. But... Read more >
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A Girl Named Faithful Plum
A Girl Named Faithful Plum
Written by Richard Bernstein
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780375984341
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A Girl Named Faithful Plum
The True Story of a Dancer from China and How She Achieved Her Dream
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: eBook, 288 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $7.99

In 1977, when Zhongmei Lei was eleven years old, she learned that the prestigious Beijing Dance Academy was having open auditions. She'd already taken dance lessons, but everyone said a poor country girl would never get into the academy, especially without any connections in the Communist Party of the 1970s. But...

Read more >
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A Girl Named Faithful Plum
A Girl Named Faithful Plum
Written by Richard Bernstein
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780375869600
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A Girl Named Faithful Plum
The True Story of a Dancer from China and How She Achieved Her Dream
Written by Richard Bernstein


Format: Hardcover, 288 pages
On Sale: September 13, 2011
Price: $15.99

In 1977, when Zhongmei Lei was eleven years old, she learned that the prestigious Beijing Dance Academy was having open auditions. She'd already taken dance lessons, but everyone said a poor country girl would never get into the academy, especially without any connections in the Communist Party of the 1970s. But...

Read more >
Also available as an eBook and a trade paperback.
Prima Princessa Ballet for Beginners
Prima Princessa Ballet for Beginners
Written by Mary Kate Mellow and Stephanie Troeller
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781936140459
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Prima Princessa Ballet for Beginners

Written by Mary Kate Mellow and Stephanie Troeller


Format: Trade Paperback, 80 pages
On Sale: July 1, 2011
Price: $7.95

Prima Princessa invites budding ballerinas to explore the wonderful world of ballet!

Is there any more enticing figure than the ballerina? Dressed in a fluffy tutu, wearing her pink pointe shoes, and dancing so gracefully, she's what every little girl longs to be. But what does it take to make that fantasy... Read more >
Beyond the Dance
Beyond the Dance
Written by Chan Hon Goh and Cary Fagan
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781770490642
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Beyond the Dance
A Ballerina's Life
Written by Chan Hon Goh and Cary Fagan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: June 5, 2009
Price: $10.99

Shortlisted for the Rocky Mountain Book Award

Nominated for The Rocky Mountain Book Award (An Alberta Children's Choice Book Award)

Nominated for the 2003 Norma Fleck Award for Canadian Children’s Non-Fiction


An elegant, expressive dancer, Chan Hon Goh is one of the ballet world’s great stars. She is a brilliant technician possessing a delicate... Read more >
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The Sleeping Beauty Ballet Theatre
The Sleeping Beauty Ballet Theatre
Written by Jean Mahoney, Illustrated by Viola Anne Seddon
Format: Non-traditional book
ISBN: 9780763634674
Our Price: $24.99
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The Sleeping Beauty Ballet Theatre

Written by Jean Mahoney
Illustrated by Viola Anne Seddon


Format: Non-traditional book, 32 pages
On Sale: September 11, 2007
Price: $24.99

The ideal interactive gift for every child who likes dancing, theater, music, fairy tales, or make-believe.

Restage the romantic SLEEPING BEAUTY ballet — and invent your own creative embellishments — with the help of a charming miniature theater containing everything you need!

- A sturdy foldout theater
- Changeable scenery and backdrops
- A booklet... Read more >
Stompin' at the Savoy
Stompin' at the Savoy
Illustrated by Martin French, Compiled by Alan Govenar
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9780763622442
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Stompin' at the Savoy
The Story of Norma Miller
Illustrated by Martin French
Compiled by Alan Govenar


Format: Hardcover, 64 pages
On Sale: January 24, 2006
Price: $15.99

Through extensive interviews with jazz dancer Norma Miller, acclaimed author and filmmaker Alan Govenar captures the vitality, wry humor, and indomitable spirit of an American treasure.

When she was just five years old, in 1924, Norma Miller knew just what she wanted to do for the rest of her life: she wanted... Read more >
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