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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
Title variation
dance like starlight
Title variation remainder
one ballerinas dream
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
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
Theme
Tone
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Golden Kite Award for Picture Book Text, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10246855
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
AD 1100
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
  • LG
  • K-2
LC call number
PZ7.D41136
LC item number
Dan 2014
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/lexile
990
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 0
  • 3
Reading level
  • 4.4
  • 9.4
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
Target audience
primary
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
one ballerina's dream
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
835611576
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
835611576
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
n
Other physical details
color illustrations

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