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The Resource Ballerina dreams : from orphan to dancer, by Michaela Deprince and Elaine Deprince ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

Ballerina dreams : from orphan to dancer, by Michaela Deprince and Elaine Deprince ; illustrated by Frank Morrison

Label
Ballerina dreams : from orphan to dancer
Title
Ballerina dreams
Title remainder
from orphan to dancer
Statement of responsibility
by Michaela Deprince and Elaine Deprince ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Perfect for newly independent readers'the amazing true story of Michaela DePrince, one of America's top ballerinas. At the age of three, Michaela DePrince found a photo of a ballerina that changed her life. She was living in an orphanage in Sierra Leone at the time, but was soon adopted by a family and brought to America. Michaela never forgot the photo of the dancer she once saw, and quickly decided to make her dream of becoming a ballerina come true. She has been dancing ever since and is now a principal dancer in New York City and has been featured in the ballet documentary First Position, as well as Dancing with the Stars, Good Morning America, and Oprah magazine. Young readers will love learning about this inspiring ballerina in this uplifting and informative leveled reader. This Step 4 Step into Reading book is for newly independent readers who read simple sentences with confidence
Member of
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
RECBK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
DePrince, Michaela
Dewey number
792.802/8092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 7 years and up
  • 660
Intended audience source
Lexile
Interest level
LG
LC call number
GV1785.D37
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
Reading level
4.1
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1971-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • DePrince, Elaine
  • Morrison, Frank
Series statement
Step into reading. Step 4
Study program name
Accelerated Reader AR
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • DePrince, Michaela
  • DePrince, Michaela
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Biography & Autobiography / Performing Arts
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Readers / Beginner
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / People & Places / United States / African American & Black
  • JUVENILE NONFICTION / Performing Arts / Theater & Musicals
  • Ballet dancers
  • Ballet dancers
  • Orphans
  • Ballet dancers
  • Orphans
  • African Americans
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Ballerina dreams : from orphan to dancer, by Michaela Deprince and Elaine Deprince ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=6E1E277F-7598-4CCC-BAB3-0EB0489AD575
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn883314669
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385755177
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Publisher number
EB00321337
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
6E1E277F-7598-4CCC-BAB3-0EB0489AD575
Label
Ballerina dreams : from orphan to dancer, by Michaela Deprince and Elaine Deprince ; illustrated by Frank Morrison
Link
http://evpl.lib.overdrive.com/ContentDetails.htm?ID=6E1E277F-7598-4CCC-BAB3-0EB0489AD575
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Control code
ocn883314669
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780385755177
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
color illustrations.
Publisher number
EB00321337
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
6E1E277F-7598-4CCC-BAB3-0EB0489AD575

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