Bea at Ballet

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Penguin Group (USA) Incorporated, 2012 - Juvenile Fiction - 32 pages
21 Reviews
Adorable toddlers have fun with ballet

Bea loves everything about ballet class, from putting on her leotard and ballet slippers to bowing good-bye at the end of class. Bright, cheerful illustrations show Bea and her class learning the basic positions and movements and show them leaping and twirling to their hearts' delight.

Caldecott Honor winner--and former dancer--Rachel Isadora, the creator of Lili at Ballet, introduces young children to the joy of dance and creative expression.

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User Review  - Annie - Goodreads

Bea at Ballet is a picture book about ballet. It has ink pictures with patterned cloth, and the pictures are all two page spreads. There are a mixture of young girls and boys in the pictures so any ... Read full review

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User Review  - Florian - Goodreads

Rachel Isadora's books are simple, vibrant, and always diverse. This is no exception, giving the basics of ballet in such a clear and straightforward way that that even the youngest audiences can ... Read full review

About the author (2012)

Rachel Isadora, a former dancer, received a Caldecott Honor for Ben's Trumpet, and has written and illustrated numerous other books for children, including Say Hello!, Peekaboo Bedtime, the Lili at Ballet series and several classic tales set in Africa (including The Ugly Duckling, Hansel and Gretel, Rapunzel and The Princess and the Pea). She lives in New York City.

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