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
1 ballerina's dream
Creator
Contributor
Author
Illustrator
Subject
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; so she is thrilled to see a performance of Janet Collins, the first "colored" prima ballerina
Related
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dempsey, Kristy
Dewey number
[E]
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Intended audience
  • 5-8
  • K-3
Intended audience source
  • Brodart
  • Brodart
Interest level
  • LG
  • K-2
LC call number
PZ7.D41136
LC item number
Dan 2014
Literary form
fiction
Reading level
  • 4.4
  • 9.4
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cooper, Floyd
Study program name
  • Accelerated Reader
  • Reading Counts
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Collins, Janet
  • Collins, Janet
  • Ballet dancing
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • Ballet dancing
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Historical
  • JUVENILE FICTION / People & Places / United States / African American
  • JUVENILE FICTION / Performing Arts / Dance
  • New York (N.Y.)
  • New York (N.Y.)
Target audience
primary
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, by Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)835611576
  • 2177450
  • 2177450
  • 2543389
  • 2543389
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, by Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (OCoLC)835611576
  • 2177450
  • 2177450
  • 2543389
  • 2543389

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