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Depken, Kristen L.

Summary: "Join Kristyn as she travels to a magical ballet world"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN DEP

Wellington, Monica

Summary: "A young dancer writes a letter to a ballerina she admires"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2019

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Streatfeild, Noel.

Summary: Determined to make a name for themselves, three adopted sisters living in London train for the ballet and the stage and in the process discover that each has a special talent.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD STR

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1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J FICTION Streatfeild

Farley, Robin.

Summary: Mia the kitten is so excited about her first day of ballet class that she accidentally brings her big sister's tutu instead of her own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN FAR

Holabird, Katharine.

Summary: Angelina is devastated when, after practicing very hard for her role as head flower princess in the big recital, she develops hiccups on the night of the performance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2006

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN HOL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN Hol

Doerrfeld, Cori

Summary: "Matilda is a bunny who lives with her mom, dad, and many, many siblings. Because she's the middle bunny, she always feels overlooked. Then one day, her mother enrolls Matilda in dance class, and she falls in love with ballet"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DOE

Meyer, Carolyn

Summary: A fictionalized autobiography of Marie Van Goethem, the impoverished student from the Paris Opéra ballet school who became the model for Edgar Degas's famous sculpture, "The Little Dancer."

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MEY

Holabird, Katharine.

Summary: Angelina is too sick to dance well during the tryouts for the lead in the "Princess of Mouseland" ballet, but when the leading ballerina sprains her foot, Angelina is ready to prove she is still the best dancer of all.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pleasant Company Publications 2000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HOL

Beck, Robert (Robert John)

Summary: Désirée Rabbit dreams of being a famous ballet dancer in her hometown of Paris, France, but is continually told there are no bunnies in the ballet, yet after taking classes she wins over her classmates and has a chance to shine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2014

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Shea, Bob

Summary: Ballet Cat and her cousin, Goat, try to outdo one another while putting on show for their grandmother.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE BAL

Grindley, Sally.

Summary: Follows the activities of a group of young students in their ballet class.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 1999

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: 792.8 GRI

Brown, Monica

Summary: "A new girl has joined Lola Levine's second-grade class. When they get off on the wrong foot, they are forced to spend time together ... and learn they have more in common than they thought"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BRO

O'Connor, Jane.

Summary: What starts out as dancing school just for Dad quickly turns into a ballet class for Nancy's whole family. Fans of Fancy Nancy will delight in learning to pli,̌ pirouette, and jet w̌ith Nancy as she demonstrates all of the positions she's learned in ballet class.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFestival 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction O'Conner 2013

Yep, Laurence

Summary: Isabelle, who attends a performing arts school in Washington, D.C., with her older sister, Jade, has a passion for ballet dancing but lacks self-confidence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AG YEP

Holabird, Katharine

Summary: "Angelina and the other mouselings at Miss Lilly's Ballet School perform Cinderella on tour, battling homesickness and bad luck to ensure the show will go on"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Group 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HOL

Summary: "Angelina loves being a ballerina! But at her new school, Camembert Academy, all of her new friends love performing lots of different types of dances, like jazz! Angelina is the only one who wants to dance ballet. Will Angelina ever fit in?"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN HOL

Singer, Marilyn.

Summary: Tallulah takes ballet lessons and eagerly awaits her coveted tutu, which, she learns, she must work hard to earn.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE TAL

Farley, Robin.

Summary: "Mia's big sister, Ava, is the star of a real ballet----and Mia's dance class is going to visit her!"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

4 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN FAR

Peschke, M. (Marci)

Summary: Kylie Jean Carter gets a part in the local ballet recital of Swan Lake, but when the boy dancing the part of the prince breaks his ankle the show will have to be cancelled--unless she can persuade her brother to try out.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED PES

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PES

Howe, James

Summary: Despite her size and not having the proper footwear, a determined dinosaur pursues her dream of becoming a ballerina.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HOW

Holub, Joan.

Summary: Two friends get ready and then dance with their ballet class at a performance where they are the stars of the show.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN HOL

Dempsey, Kristy.

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.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Dempsey 2014

Gauch, Patricia Lee.

Summary: When Tanya, the smallest and wiggliest girl in her ballet class, makes friends with a talented newcomer, they both learn something.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Gauch 1994

Isadora, Rachel.

Summary: Lili dreams of becoming a ballerina and goes to her ballet lessons four afternoons a week.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam's 1993

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ISA

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