The Resource Taking flight : from war orphan to star ballerina, Michaela DePrince, (electronic resource)

Taking flight : from war orphan to star ballerina, Michaela DePrince, (electronic resource)

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Taking flight : from war orphan to star ballerina
Title
Taking flight
Title remainder
from war orphan to star ballerina
Statement of responsibility
Michaela DePrince
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Author
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Language
eng
Summary
Michaela DePrince was known as girl no. 27 at the orphanage, where she was abandoned at a young age and tormented as a "devil child" for a skin condition that makes her skin appear spotted. But it was at the orphanage that Michaela would find a picture of a beautiful ballerina en pointe that would help change the course of her life. At the age of four, Michaela was adopted by an American family, who encouraged her love of dancing and enrolled her in classes. She went on to study at the Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis School at the American Ballet Theatre and now dances for the Dutch National Ballet. In this engaging, moving, and unforgettable memoir, Michaela shares her dramatic journey from an orphan in West Africa to becoming one of ballet's most exciting rising stars
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
Midwest
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DePrince, Michaela
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other
PerformerNote
Read by Allyson Johnson
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  • Johnson, Allyson
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  • Ballet dancers
  • Ballet dancers
  • Orphans
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adult
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not applicable
Label
Taking flight : from war orphan to star ballerina, Michaela DePrince, (electronic resource)
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unknown
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digital storage
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MWT11464252
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Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 44 min.))
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unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Digital content provided by hoopla
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Isbn
9781494598228
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(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
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unknown
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digital.
Publisher number
MWT11464252
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access
Sound
sound
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digital recording
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  • other
  • remote
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other
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11464252
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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Label
Taking flight : from war orphan to star ballerina, Michaela DePrince, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Control code
MWT11464252
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 online resource (1 audio file (5hr., 44 min.))
File format
unknown
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781494598228
Isbn Type
(sound recording : hoopla Audio Book)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
MWT11464252
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
Stock number
11464252
System details
Mode of access: World Wide Web
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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