Emma and Julia Love Ballet


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$18.99  $17.66
Blue Sky Press (AZ)
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10.3 X 10.7 X 0.5 inches | 0.95 pounds

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About the Author

Barbara McClintock has written and/or illustrated over 40 distinguished books for children. Emma and Julia Love Ballet which she wrote and illustrated, received three starred reviews, and My Grandfather's Coat, retold by Jim Aylesworth, also received three starred reviews and was named a Sydney Taylor Honor Book. Her books have five times been named New York Times Best Illustrated Children's Books. She has received a Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor, as well as a myriad of other awards and honors. Barbara lives in Connecticut with her family and their four very graceful cats.


Praise for Emma and Julia Love Ballet: * "McClintock's simple story captures the joy of ballet and affirms the idea that dreams can come true." -- Booklist, starred review* "This engaging and matter-of-factly diverse (Julia is African American) behind-the-curtain look at a ballet dancer's life will be appreciated by young dancers, who will see both a reflection of their own experience and a glimpse of what's to come." --The Horn Book, starred reviewPraise for My Grandfather's Coat by Jim Aylesworth, illustrated by Barbara McClintock*"The narrative and illustrations make a perfect whole. Sweet and tender and joyful." --Kirkus Reviews, starred review *"This is a tale worth reading again and again." --School Library Journal, starred reviewPraise for Our Abe Lincoln by Jim Aylesworth, illustrated by Barbara McClintock*"Proving once again that they are a match made in picture-book heaven, Aylesworth and McClintock... turn out a biography of Lincoln virtually guaranteed to hook readers." --Publishers Weekly, starred reviewPraise for The Gingerbread Man by Jim Aylesworth, illustrated by Barbara McClintock*"... Satisfying in every way." --School Library Journal, starred review*"The familiar tale finds a fresh makeover in the hands of Aylesworth and McClintock." --Publishers Weekly, starred reviewPraise for The Mitten by Jim Aylesworth, illustrated by Barbara McClintock*"The narrative draws readers into the story and begs to be read aloud....Aylesworth's tale belongs in every collection..." --School Library Journal, starred review *"A satisfying blend of cozy comforts and slapstick farce, this will be a top choice for winter story hours." --Booklist, starred reviewPraise for Cinderella by Barbara McClintock*"This fresh, appealing version of the perennial favorite belongs in every collection." --School Library Journal, starred review