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Swan : the life and dance of Anna Pavlova / by Laurel Snyder ; illustrated by Julie Morstad.

Snyder, Laurel, (author.). Morstad, Julie (illustrator.).

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  • 2 of 2 copies available at Sage Library System. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library District. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at Baker County Library.

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Summary:

The world is big. Anna is small. The snow is everywhere and all around. But one night ...One night, her mother takes her to the ballet, and everything is changed. Anna finds a beauty inside herself that she cannot contain. So begins the journey of a girl who will one day grow up to be the most famous prima ballerina of all time, inspiring legions of dancers after her: the brave, the generous, the transcendently gifted Anna Pavlova. Beautiful, inspirational, and triumphant, Anna Pavlova's life is masterfully captured in this exquisite picture book.
Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Circulation Modifier Age Hold Protection Active/Create Date Status Due Date
Baker County Library 792.8028092 .S675s 2015 (Text) 37814003209518 JUV NON-FICTION Book None 10/24/2018 Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781452118901
  • ISBN: 1452118906
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 32 cm
  • Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2015]

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Summary, etc.:
The world is big. Anna is small. The snow is everywhere and all around. But one night ...One night, her mother takes her to the ballet, and everything is changed. Anna finds a beauty inside herself that she cannot contain. So begins the journey of a girl who will one day grow up to be the most famous prima ballerina of all time, inspiring legions of dancers after her: the brave, the generous, the transcendently gifted Anna Pavlova. Beautiful, inspirational, and triumphant, Anna Pavlova's life is masterfully captured in this exquisite picture book.
Target Audience Note:
Elementary Grade.
380 Lexile.
Study Program Information Note:
Accelerated Reader 2.5.
Awards Note:
Obis Pictus Honor for Outstanding Nonfiction for Children, 2016.
Subject: Pavlova, Anna, 1881-1931 > Juvenile literature.
Ballerinas > Russia (Federation) > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Genre: Juvenile works.
Biographies.
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