My Story, My Dance

My Story, My Dance

Robert Battle's Journey to Alvin Ailey

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A boy discovers his passion for dance and becomes a modern hero in this inspiring picture book biography of Robert Battle, artistic director of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater.
Publisher: New York : Simon & Schuster Books for Young readers, 2015
ISBN: 9781481422215
1481422219
9781481422222
Branch Call Number: 921 Battl
Characteristics: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Ransome, James
Battle, Robert 1972-

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chelseasc
May 06, 2016

The illustrations are the real star here, though Battle's journey is well-articulated and inspiring. But the way Ransome captures Battle's movements with his pencil sketches is nothing short of stunning. The end papers alone are worth pouring over. A solid enough narrative that should inspire budding dancers made exceptional by Ransome's drawings.

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May 06, 2016

chelseasc thinks this title is suitable for 7 years and over

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