Alvin Ailey

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Hyperion Books for Children,
Pub. Date:
1st ed.
Accelerated Reader:
IL: LG - BL: 5.1 - AR Pts: 0.5
Lexile measure:
AD: Adult Directed 880L
Fountas & Pinnell:
"This markedly talented husband-and-wife team offers a warm profile of dancer and choreographer Alvin Ailey . . . intertwining Ailey's alleged thoughts and conversations with facts about his childhood, his introduction to the world of dance . . . and his founding of the Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater in 1958."--"Publishers Weekly," starred review. Full color.
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Lexile measure:
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Grouping Title alvin ailey
Grouping Author pinkney andrea davis
Grouping Category book
Last Grouping Update 2019-01-23 13:07:13PM
Last Indexed 2019-01-23 13:10:48PM

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display_description Describes the life, dancing, and choreography of Alvin Ailey, who created his own modern dance company to explore the black experience.
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primary_isbn 9780786810772
publishDate 1993
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subject_facet African Americans -- Biography, African Americans -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Ailey, Alvin, Ailey, Alvin -- Juvenile literature, Choreographers, Choreographers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature, Choreography -- Juvenile literature, Dancers, Dancers -- Juvenile literature, Dancers -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature
title_display Alvin Ailey
title_full Alvin Ailey / Andrea Davis Pinkney ; illustrated by Brian Pinkney
title_short Alvin Ailey
topic_facet African Americans, Ailey, Alvin, Choreographers, Choreography, Dancers