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Taking Flight

From War Orphan to Star Ballerina

Taking Flight( )
Author: DePrince, Michaela
DePrince, Elaine
Publication Date:Oct 2014
Publisher:Random House Children's Books
Imprint:Knopf Books for Young Readers
Book Format:Hardback
List Price:USD $19.99
Book Description:

SOON TO BE A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE DIRECTED BY MADONNA!   The extraordinary memoir of an orphan who danced her way from war-torn Sierra Leone to ballet stardom, most recently appearing in Beyonce's Lemonade and as a principal in a major American dance company.   "Michaela is nothing short of a miracle, born to be a ballerina. For every young brown, yellow, and purple dancer, she is an inspiration!" --Misty...
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Detailed Subjects: Juvenile Nonfiction / Performing Arts / Dance
Juvenile Nonfiction / People & Places / Africa
Juvenile Nonfiction / Biography & Autobiography / General
Physical Dimensions (W X L X H):5.75 x 8.65 x 0.75 Inches
Book Weight:0.838 Pounds

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