Ballet Stars (Step Into Reading (Prebound)

A Step 1 Book)

By Joan Holub, Shelagh McNicholas (Illustrator)

Turtleback Books, 9780606263986, 24pp.

Publication Date: June 26, 2012

List Price: 13.55*
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From ballet class to rehearsal for the big show to the final curtesies--budding ballet stars show emergent readers each step and pirouette along the way This Step 1 story has big type and easy words, rhyme and rhythm, and picture clues and two sheets of irresistably adorable stickers. It's a natural for young readers who are learning ballet or aspire to take ballet classes.

About the Author

JOAN HOLUB has written and/or illustrated over 70 books for children, including the popular Step into Reading title "Shampoodle." You can visit Joan at her website:

SHELAGH MCNICHOLAS has illustrated a number of children's books. She always carries a sketch book in her pocket just in case she sees something inspiring, which happens often in the English countryside where she lives with her daughter and their cat.