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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
One ballerina's dream
Creator
Contributor
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, and is thrilled to see a performance of Janet Collins, the first "colored" prima ballerina
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Dempsey, Kristy
Dewey number
[E]
Index
no index present
LC call number
PZ7.D41136
LC item number
Dan 2014
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Cooper, Floyd
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Ballet dancing
  • African Americans
  • Discrimination
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 category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • sky255227603
  • (OCoLC)835611576
  • 859467
Label
A dance like starlight : one ballerina's dream, by Kristy Dempsey ; illustrated by Floyd Cooper
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type code
  • txt
  • sti
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Dimensions
27 cm.
Extent
1 volume (unpaged)
Isbn
9780399252846
Lccn
2013009520
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • sky255227603
  • (OCoLC)835611576
  • 859467

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