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

A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, by 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
by Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Title variation
dance like starlight
Title variation remainder
one ballerinas dream
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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
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Dempsey, Kristy
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • Elementary Grade
  • 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.
  • 4.4
  • 9.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Cooper, Floyd
  • Santopolo, Jill
  • Wu, Amy
  • Megged, Semadar
  • Philomel Books
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True
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Accelerated Reader AR
  • Reading Counts RC
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collins, Janet
  • Collins, Janet
  • Collins, Janet
  • Ballet dancing
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • Picture books for children
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • Ballet dancing
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • African Americans
  • Ballet dancing
  • Discrimination
  • Picture books for children
  • New York (State)
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primary
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one ballerina's dream
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, by Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
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Copyright
Note
"Edited by Jill Santopolo. Design by Amy Wu and Semadar Megged."--Colophon
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
ocn835611576
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40024669606
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)835611576
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, by Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Edited by Jill Santopolo. Design by Amy Wu and Semadar Megged."--Colophon
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
ocn835611576
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
40024669606
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)835611576

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