Bunheads
Bunheads
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Written by Misty Copeland & illustrated by Setor Fiadzigbey
Published by G.P. Putnam's Sons Books For Young Readers
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The first in a series of picture books inspired by premier ballerina and author Misty Copeland’s own early experiences in ballet. From prima ballerina and New York Times bestselling author Misty Copeland comes the story of a young Misty, who discovers her love of dance through the ballet Coppélia–a story about a toymaker who devises a villainous plan to bring a doll to life. Misty is so captivated by the tale and its heroine, Swanilda, she decides to audition for the role. But she’s never danced ballet before; in fact, this is the very first day of her very first dance class! Though Misty is excited, she’s also nervous. But as she learns from her fellow bunheads, she makes wonderful friends who encourage her to do her very best. Misty’s nerves quickly fall away, and with a little teamwork, the bunheads put on a show to remember. Featuring the stunning artwork of newcomer Setor Fiadzigbey, Bunheads is an inspiring tale for anyone looking for the courage to try something new.

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    Book Details

    ISBN
    9780399547645
    Publication Date
    September 29, 2020
    Page Count
    32
    Reading Age
    5 - 8 years
    Lib. of Congress (LCCN)
    2020002297
    ASIN/ISBN 10
    0399547649

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