Plucky in Pink: Ballerina Dreams – A True Story

Wednesday, December 26, 2007.

Ballerina DreamsAuthor: Lauren Thompson
Illustrator: James Estrin
Published: 2007 Feiwel & Friends (on JOMB)
ISBN: 0312370296

Sixty photographs packed with joy, beauty and palpable excitement tell the inspiring, true story of five beautiful girls and the determination that made their dancing dreams come true.

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Check out the full list of non-fiction picture books nominated for the 2007 Cybils Awards here.


Comment by stephanie godwin

January 11, 2008 @ 4:17 pm

i really cant wait to get this book and start reading it as i got a daughter that was born with downsyndrome and things are challenging for us with her so i can only imagine .

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