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

Dempsey, Kristy. (Author). Cooper, Floyd, (illustrator.).

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Covington Branch E DEMPS K (Text) 33126018314165 Easy Checked out 03/06/2019
Erlanger Branch E DEMPS K (Text) 33126018314157 Easy Available -

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  • ISBN: 9780399252846
  • ISBN: 0399252843
  • Physical Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 26 cm.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc., 2014.

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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.
Subject: Ballet dancing > Fiction.
African Americans > Fiction.
Race discrimination > Fiction.
Collins, Janet > Fiction.
New York (N.Y.) > History > 1951- > Fiction.
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