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Taking Flight

From War Orphan to Star Ballerina

Taking Flight( )
Author: DePrince, Michaela
Deprince, Elaine
Publication Date:Jan 2014
Publisher:Random House Children's Books
Book Format:Ebook
List Price:USD $50.97
Book Description:

"A story of great courage that all women--young and old--should read." --Tina Brown The extraordinary memoir of Michaela DePrince, a young dancer who escaped war-torn Sierra Leone for the rarefied heights of American ballet. Michaela DePrince was known as girl Number 27 at the orphanage, where she was abandoned at a young age and tormented as a "devil child" for a skin condition that makes her skin appear spotted. But it was at the orphanage that Michaela would find a...
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