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Taking Flight : From War Orphan to Star Ballerina / Michaela DePrince with Elaine DePrince.

DePrince, Michaela. (Author). DePrince, Elaine. (Added Author).

Available copies

  • 4 of 4 copies available at Lehigh Valley Library System.
  • 2 of 2 copies available at Bethlehem Area Public Library System. (Show preferred library)

Current holds

0 current holds with 4 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Bethlehem Main Library jB-D (DEPRINCE) (Text) 33062008415946 Juv Biography Available -
Bethlehem South Side Branch YA B D442d (Text) 33062008415763 YA Non-Fiction Available -
Easton Main Library DEPRINCE (Text) 31901003910769 YA Biography Available -
  EAPL - Presented to the Palmer Branch by Mr. Clifton Morris.
Easton Palmer Branch DEPRINCE (Text) 31901003881044 YA Biography Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780385755115 (hardback)
  • ISBN: 9780385755122 (lib. bdg.)
  • ISBN: 9780385755139 (ebook)
  • Physical Description: 249 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: [Place of publication not identified] : [publisher not identified], 2014.

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
"The memoir of Michaela DePrince, who lived the first few years of her live in war-torn Sierra Leone until being adopted by an American Family. Now seventeen, she is one of the premiere ballerinas in the United States"-- Provided by publisher.
orn in war-torn Sierra Leone and adopted at age four by an American family who fostered her love of dancing, Michaela became the youngest principal dancer with the Dance Theatre of Harlem.
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Accelerated Reader UG 6.3 9 9 169655
Subject: DePrince, Michaela.
Ballet dancers > Sierra Leone > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Ballet dancers > United States > Biography > Juvenile literature.
Orphans > Sierra Leone > Biography > Juvenile literature.

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