Life in motion: an unlikely ballerina

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Determination meets dance in this middle grade adaptation of the New York Times bestselling memoir by the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre history, Misty Copeland. As the first African-American principal dancer at the American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland has been breaking down all kinds of barriers in the world of dance. But when she first started dancing--at the late age of thirteen--no one would have guessed the shy, underprivileged girl would one day make history in her field. Her road to excellence was not easy--a chaotic home life, with several siblings and a single mother, was a stark contrast to the control and comfort she found on stage. And when her home life and incredible dance promise begin to clash, Misty had to learn to stand up for herself and navigate a complex relationship with her mother, while pursuing her ballet dreams. Life in Motion is a story for all the kids who dare to be different, dream bigger, and want to break stereotypes in whatever they do.
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9781476737997
9781494520397
9781476737980
9781476738000
9781481479790
9781481479806
Reading Level:
MG+
Level 7.3, 13 Points
Lexile measure:
890L
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Grouping Title life in motion an unlikely ballerina
Grouping Author copeland misty
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2018-07-17 23:03:23PM
Last Indexed 2018-07-17 23:40:54PM

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accelerated_reader_interest_level MG+
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display_description Determination meets dance in this middle grade adaptation of the New York Times bestselling memoir by the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre history, Misty Copeland. Determination meets dance in this middle grade adaptation of the New York Times bestselling memoir by the first African-American principal dancer in American Ballet Theatre history, Misty Copeland. Life in Motion is a story for all the kids who dare to be different, dream bigger, and want to break stereotypes in whatever they do.
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subject_facet African American dancers -- Biography, African American dancers -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Ballerinas -- United States -- Biography, Ballerinas -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Ballet dancers -- Juvenile literature, Ballet dancers -- United States -- Biography, Ballet dancers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Copeland, Misty, Copeland, Misty -- Juvenile literature, Electronic books
title_display Life in motion : an unlikely ballerina
title_full Life in Motion An Unlikely Ballerina, Life in motion : an unlikely ballerina / Misty Copeland with Charisse Jones, Life in motion : an unlikely ballerina / by Misty Copeland with Brandy Colbert, Life in motion : an unlikely ballerina / by Misty Copeland with Charisse Jones
title_short Life in motion :
title_sub an unlikely ballerina
topic_facet African American dancers, Ballerinas, Ballet dancers, Biography & Autobiography, Copeland, Misty, Nonfiction