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Beautiful Ballerina

By Marilyn Nelson, 1946-

A talented team of children's book creators craft a beautiful, stirring tribute to the grace and power of prima ballerinas everywhere.

Every little girl has the dream to become a prima ballerina! On today's ever-changing cultural stage, ballerinas come in all shapes, sizes, colors, and abilities. To celebrate the beauty of black ballerinas, here is a lush photographic picture book with a brilliant poetic narrative, brought to young readers by two amazing talents. The minimal text balances the harmony of the photos and demonstrates the joy of movement.

Format

Book

Availability

1 available at Main (Downtown)
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Blythewood
  • C PER ART Dance Nel, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Cooper (Forest Acres)
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Eastover
  • C PER ART Theatre & Dance Nel, Children's NonFiction
1 available at North Main
  • C PER ART Dance Nel, Children's NonFiction
2 available at Northeast
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Sandhills
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
2 available at Southeast
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
2 available at St. Andrews (Broad River)
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
  • C 792.8 Nel, Children's NonFiction
1 available at Wheatley (Shandon)
  • C PER ART Nel, Children's NonFiction

ISBN

9780545089203


Format: Book
Author: Nelson, Marilyn, 1946-
Summary: Photographs and a poem bring readers on center stage with the ballerinas from the Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Title: Beautiful ballerina / by Marilyn Nelson ; photographs by Susan Kuklin.
Publisher Date: New York : Scholastic Press, c2009.
Subject: Ballet -- Juvenile literature Ballerinas -- Juvenile literature.
Isbn: 9780545089203 0545089204
Current Holds: 0
System Items Available: 13
System Items Total: 17
Call Number: 792.8 Nel
Oclc: 310398658
Upc:
Bib Id: 338842

Format: Book
Author: Nelson, Marilyn, 1946-
Summary: Photographs and a poem bring readers on center stage with the ballerinas from the Dance Theatre of Harlem.
Title: Beautiful ballerina / by Marilyn Nelson ; photographs by Susan Kuklin.
Edition: 1st ed.
Publisher, Date: New York : Scholastic Press, c2009.
Description: 1 v. (unpaged) : col. ill. ; 25 x 29 cm.
Subjects: Ballet -- Juvenile literature
Subjects: Ballerinas -- Juvenile literature.
LCCN: 2009009135
ISBN: 9780545089203
ISBN: 0545089204
Requests: 0
Available Copies: 13
Total Copies: 17
Call Number: 792.8 Nel