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A Dance Like Starlight

One Ballerina's Dream

by Kristy Dempsey and Floyd Cooper

School And Library, 1 volume (unpaged), Penguin Group USA, List Price: $16.99 |

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A Dance Like Starlight
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One Ballerina's Dream
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Kristy Dempsey and Floyd Cooper

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Janet Collins, the first African-American prima ballerina, inspires a young girl growing up in mid-20th-century Harlem.