Swan

Swan

The Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova

Book - 2015
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"The world is big. Anna is small. The snow is everywhere and all around. But one night... One night, her mother takes her to the ballet, and everything is changed-- Anna finds a beauty inside herself that she cannot contain. So begins the journey of a girl who will one day grow up to be the most famous prima ballerina of all time, and who will inspire legions of dancers afer her: the brave, the generous, the transcendently gifted Anna Pavlova." -- Dust jacket.
Publisher: San Francisco : Chronicle Books, [2015]
ISBN: 9781452118901
1452118906
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 32 cm
Additional Contributors: Morstad, Julie - Illustrator

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ArapahoeLaura Jun 26, 2018

Gorgeous and ethereal, Swan shows Anna Pavlova's love for dance throughout her lifetime as well as her humanitarian efforts to show ballet as an art for all.

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GabiND
Jan 05, 2016

A memorable and touching account in picture book format of Anna Pavlova's life

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mzch
Jan 04, 2016

Beautiful illustrations! Lovely story about Anna Pavlova's life.

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