A Child's Introduction to Ballet, Lee
Author: Laura Lee
Illustrator: Meredith Hamilton
Format: Hardcover, 96 pages
Publisher: Black Dog & Leventhal (2020)
This enchanting introduction to the wonderful world of ballet now comes in an updated edition with a removable poster and access to 19 downloadable music tracks!
Young dancers have fallen in love with this charming, illustrated exploration of the world’s greatest ballets. Featuring 25 famous and beloved pieces, such as Swan Lake and Fancy Free, these stories bring iconic performance to life and inspire readers to listen and dance along to the music. Woven into these tales is a captivating history of ballet, filled with information and profiles of famous dancers, choreographers and composers.
About Meredith Hamilton:
Meredith Hamilton graduated from Brown University and has an MFA from the School of Visual Arts. Formerly an art director at Newsweek and Time, she illustrated many books in the Child’s Introduction series, among other books, and her work can be found in countless magazines and animations.