CRITICS HAVE SAID
- The colorful photographs of this dancing community working toward a common goal accurately and sensitively capture the struggles and joyful enthusiasm of all of the participants.
Carol Schene, School Library Journal
- This touching story would be a useful resource in an early childhood educational setting as an example of individuals with different abilities or disabilities, and its message of determination in the face of adversity is one that parents and educators of children of all ages would find useful.
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Cowen-Fletcher, Jane. Mama Zooms. Scholastic, 1993. ISBN-13: 978-0590457750
Damrell, Liz. With the Wind. Orchard, 1991. ISBN-13: 978-0531058824
Geras, Adele. Time for Ballet. Dial, 2004. ISBN-13: 978-0803729780
Isadora, Rachel. Max. Macmillan, 1976. ISBN-13: 978-0021790456
Krementz, Jill. A Very Young Dancer. Random House, 1976.
Stadler, Alexander. Lila Bloom. Farrar, 2004. ISBN-13: 978-0374344740