Firebird: ballerina Misty Copeland shows a young girl how to dance like the firebird
by
 
Copeland, Misty.

Title
Firebird: ballerina Misty Copeland shows a young girl how to dance like the firebird

Author
Copeland, Misty.

ISBN
9780399166150

Physical Description
1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 26 x 29 cm

Abstract
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.

Subject Term
Ballet dancing -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Self-confidence -- Juvenile fiction.
 
Dance -- Juvenile fiction.
 
African Americans -- Juvenile fiction.

Format
Book

Production, Publication, Distribution, Manufacture, and Copyright Notice
New York, NY : G.P. Putnam's Sons, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), [2014]


Material TypeShelf NumberBarcodeLibraryStatus
BookE COPE32530608176598Main JCPLChildren's Library