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HarperCollins, Aug 1, 2001 - Juvenile Nonfiction - 32 pages
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Describes dancers' daily life, including warm-up stretches at the barre and on the floor, listening to and following their choreographer, making sure rhythm and movement work in unison, taking good care of their bodies after rehearsal, trying costumes, and finally ready for the curain to go up

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User Review  - kwolinski - LibraryThing

Cooper takes readers into the world of dance and performing. By describing all of the steps dancers and choreographers take into learning a routine and putting on a performance, readers can truly ... Read full review

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User Review  - emleonard - LibraryThing

Dance! is a book that could make children understand the hard work it takes to prepare for a dancing review. I like the way the sentences are written in the book; zig zag, up and down, in a circle, etc. Read full review

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About the author (2001)

Elisha Cooper is the award-winning author of Farm, Beach, Magic Thinks Big, and Dance!, a New York Times Best Illustrated Book, as well as other acclaimed titles. His books for adults include the memoir Crawling: A Father's First Year.

Elisha Cooper lives with his family in New York City. He has loved some great dogs in his life.

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