A young dancer the life of an iley student

By Gladstone, Valerie & Ivey, Jose

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ISBN
978-0-80508-233-3
Publisher
New York : Henry Holt and Co., c2009.


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School Library Journal

Reviewed on June 1, 2009

Gr 3-8 This photo-essay introduces Iman Bright, a 13-year-old African-American dance student at New York City's Ailey School. After explaining how the school was founded, she tells of the rigorous exercises that start each practice session, the different techniques she is trying to master (including ballet, jazz, and West African dance), and the preparations that go into a final performance. She also discusses her family, friends, and academic and extracurricular activities. While the description of Iman's training is interesting and informative, the t...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

Horn Book Guide

Reviewed on January 1, 2009

This book focuses on thirteen-year-old Iman's life as a dance student at the Ailey School in New York. The first-p...Log In or Sign Up to Read More

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