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The Resource A girl named Faithful Plum : the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream, Richard Bernstein

A girl named Faithful Plum : the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream, Richard Bernstein

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A girl named Faithful Plum : the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream
Title
A girl named Faithful Plum
Title remainder
the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream
Statement of responsibility
Richard Bernstein
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Tells the true story of Zhongmei Lei, an eleven-year-old girl in 1977 who won one of twelve spots at the prestigious Beijing Dance Academy, and whose determination to remain in the school impressed teachers and students alike; and discusses how Zhongmei, whose name means Faithful Plum, went on to form her own dance company which debuted in New York when she was in her late twenties
Summary
Narrates the story of how a young dancer from rural China was admitted to the prestigious Beijing Dance Academy and through hard work and perserverance went on to become one of the most famous dancers in China
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
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10019020
Cataloging source
DLC
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1944-
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Bernstein, Richard
Dewey number
  • 792.802/8092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1785.L485
LC item number
B47 2011
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1080
Literary form
non fiction
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  • 5
  • 12
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True
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  • Li, Zhongmei
  • Dancers
  • Dancers
  • Women
Target audience
juvenile
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a true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream
Label
A girl named Faithful Plum : the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream, Richard Bernstein
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
270 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375869600
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010048722
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)691927672
  • (OCoLC)ocn691927672
Label
A girl named Faithful Plum : the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream, Richard Bernstein
Publication
Dimensions
22 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
270 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780375869600
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2010048722
Other physical details
ill. (some col.)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)691927672
  • (OCoLC)ocn691927672

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