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The Resource A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper

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

Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream
Title
A dance like starlight
Title remainder
one ballerina's dream
Statement of responsibility
Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
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
Cataloging source
DLC
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Dempsey, Kristy
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
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Cooper, Floyd
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  • Collins, Janet
  • Ballet dancing
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • Picture books for children
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
primary
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)835611576
  • (OCoLC)ocn835611576
  • 626443
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
1 v. (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Other physical details
col. ill.
System control number
  • (OCoLC)835611576
  • (OCoLC)ocn835611576
  • 626443

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