Dancing Shoes

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Yearling Book, 1994 - Juvenile Fiction - 237 pages
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Aunt Cora is determined to turn two orphans, perky Hilary and sullen Rachel, into members of her dance troupe. But Rachel wants to keep Hilary from being one of Wintle’s Little Wonders—is it selfishness or something else? Misunderstandings and a spoiled cousin come together for a tale full of high drama. Originally published in 1957.

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User Review  - T_K_Elliott - LibraryThing

This is my favourite of Noel Streatfeild's 'Shoes' books, and has been ever since I read it years ago. Partly it's because of the story of the plain, talentless Rachel, who eventually finds her own ... Read full review

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User Review  - Cheryl_in_CC_NV - LibraryThing

It took a while to get into this, because the characters are more complex than one would expect from a genre book like this, and at first they aren't particularly likable.  But after a while they grew ... Read full review

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Section 2
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Section 3
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Noel Streatfeild, born 1895, was one of the daughters of the Bishop of Lewes and a great-granddaughter of the prison reformer Elizabeth Fry. She was unmarried and led a busy London literary life and had written over eighty books by the time of her death in 1986.

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