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Swan

Written by Laurel Snyder & illustrated by Julie Morstad
Published by Chronicle Books
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What's Swan About

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“Spare, poetic words sit as lightly as snowflakes.”—Wall Street Journal “An enchanting glimpse of a dancer whose name has come to be synonymous with her most famous role.”—School Library Journal, starred review One night, young Anna’s mother takes her to the ballet, and everything is changed. So begins the journey of a girl who will one day grow up to be the most famous prima ballerina of all time, inspiring legions of dancers after her: the brave, the generous, the transcendently gifted Anna Pavlova. Swan: The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova is a heartbreakingly beautiful picture book biography perfect for aspiring ballerinas of all ages.

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This beautifully illustrated book tells the story of Anna Pavlova, a ballerina who came from nothing and worked so hard to achieve her dreams, then traveled to share the joy she found through dance with others.

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Who Wrote Swan

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Laurel Snyder

Laurel Snyder is the author of many books for children. She lives and writes in Atlanta, Georgia.

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Who Illustrated Swan

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Julie Morstad

Julie Morstad is an award-winning illustrator and artist living with her family in Vancouver, B.C.

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Book Details

ISBN:
9781452118901
Publication Date:
August 18, 2015
Library of Congress Number (LCCN):
2013013706
ASIN/ISBN 10:
1452118906
Lexile:
AD500L
Accelerated Reader Points:
0.5
Accelerated Reader Quiz:
175719
ATOS Book Level:
2.5
Accelerated Reader Interest Level:
LG

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