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Brave ballerina : the story of Janet Collins / Michelle Meadows ; illustrated by Ebony Glenn.

Meadows, Michelle. (Author). Glenn, Ebony, (illustrator.).

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  • 6 out of 16 copies are currently available at PINES. (Show copies)
  • 0 out of 1 copy are currently available at South Georgia Regional Library System.

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Item details

  • ISBN: 9781250127730 (hardcover)
  • ISBN: 1250127734 (hardcover)
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Henry Holt and Company, 2019.

Contents / Notes

Bibliography, etc.:
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Summary, etc.:
Presents the story of a remarkable pioneer, who was the first African American prima ballerina in the Metropolitan Opera, in a time when racial segregation was widespread in the United States.
Subject: Collins, Janet, 1917-2003 > Juvenile literature.
Ballet dancers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Ballerinas > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
African American dancers > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Collins, Janet, 1917-2003.
Ballet dancers > Biography.
Ballerinas > Biography.
African American dancers > Biography.

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