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Isadora Dances

Isadora Dances( )
Author: Isadora, Rachel
Publication Date:Apr 2011
Publisher:DIANE Publishing Company
Book Format:Paperback
List Price:USD $6.00
Book Description:

As a child, Isadora Duncan loved to dance. Her mother enrolled her in ballet school, but after only three classes Isadora left, never to return. She sought a more natural way of expressing herself through dance. Isadora created a brand-new way of dancing that no one had ever seen before. But she did not want to dance alone, so she started a school to train dancers in her unique, original style. This book, illustrated with expressive watercolor paintings, is the perfect way to introduce...
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Detailed Subjects: Performing Arts / General
Author Biography
Isadora, Rachel (Author)
Rachel Isadora was born and raised in New York City. Rachel studied at the School of American Ballet and was a dancer with the Boston Ballet until a foot injury. She went from being a ballet dancer to an author and illustrator.

The first title she wrote and illustrated was Max. Since then she has written many others including Golden Bear, Ben's Trumpet, Nick Plays Baseball, Caribbean Dream, Mr. Moon and Not Just Tutus.

Her works have earned her several awards including the Caldecott Honor Award and the Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Award. Her title Max, was named an ALA Notable Book.


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