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The Resource Firebird, Misty Copeland ; illustrated by Christopher Myers

Firebird, Misty Copeland ; illustrated by Christopher Myers

Label
Firebird
Title
Firebird
Statement of responsibility
Misty Copeland ; illustrated by Christopher Myers
Title variation
Fire bird
Creator
Contributor
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
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
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
Theme
Tone
Writing style
Illustration
Award
  • ALA Notable Children's Book, 2015
  • Coretta Scott King Award, Illustrator Category, 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10325474
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.C7887
LC item number
Fir 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 2
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
primary
Label
Firebird, Misty Copeland ; illustrated by Christopher Myers
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
870919322
Dimensions
27 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399166150
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
color illustrations
Label
Firebird, Misty Copeland ; illustrated by Christopher Myers
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Control code
870919322
Dimensions
27 x 29 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399166150
Isbn Type
(hardback)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
color illustrations

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