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Little Ballerina Book

A Children's Book Inspired by Edgar Degas

By Hélène Kérillis

Illustrated by Lucie Albon


Running late, a ballet student named Laura rushes into the opera house. The dressing room is empty; the other dancers are already on stage! She quickly slips into her tutu. But suddenly everything goes blank. When she awakens, Laura recognizes neither her friends nor her familiar surroundings. She has become Rosita, a little dancer in the 19th century and one of the other dancers is in danger! Recommended for ages 4 and up.


32 pages

12.8"h x 9.7"w