Bijou, Bonbon & Beau: The Kittens Who Danced for Degas

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Chronicle Books, Jul 1, 2002 - Juvenile Fiction - 26 pages
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Newborn kittens Bijou, Bonbon and Beau make themselves at home on a Paris stage to the delight of the dancers as well as the artist who quietly sketches them. This adorable picturebook will appeal to cat lovers, art enthusiasts and ballerinas big and small.

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Summary: On a cold night, a cat found shelter for her newborn kittens in a Parisian theater known for its ballet and for the famous artist, Edgar Degas, who came there to sketch. The ballerinas loved ... Read full review

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When a pregnant mama kitten seeks shelter, she happens upon a theater where a ballet troupe practices and performs, the same theater that artist Edgar Degas frequents for inspiration. Everyone loves ... Read full review

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About the author (2002)

Joan Sweeney was born and grew up in Toledo, Ohio. Her most fond memories as a child are walking through the Museum of Art galleries and attending Saturday art classes. This is her first children's book.

Leslie Wu graduated from the Rochester Institute of Technology. She lives in New York with her husband and daughter and this is her first book for children.

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