Brontorina

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Brontorina
Written by James Howe
Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9780763644376
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Brontorina

author: James Howe
illustrator: Randy Cecil

Brontorina has a dream. She wants to dance. But Brontorina is rather large ó too large to fit in Madame Lucilleís dance studio. Brontorina does not have the right shoes, and everyone knows you canít dance without the proper footwear. Still, Brontorina knows, deep in her heart, that she is meant to be a ballerina. James Howe introduces a lovable dinosaur whose size is outmatched only by her determination, and whose talent is outmatched only by her charm. Accompanied by Randy Cecilís beguiling illustrations, here is an irresistible story that proves that no problem is too big when the heart and imagination know no bounds.

From the sure-footed duo of James Howe and Randy Cecil comes a hugely endearing new character ó in a humorous, heart-warming tale about holding on to your dreams.
suggested retail price (U.S./CAN):
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isbn-10/isbn-13:
0763644374 /  9780763644376
on sale date:
08/2010
type/format:
Picture Books / Hardback
age range:
4 yrs - 8 yrs
# of pages/size:
32 / 9 5/8" x 10 5/8"
grade range:
Preschool - Grade 3
 
subjects:
Animals; Social Themes; Performing Arts;
author’s comments:
James Howe is the acclaimed author of more than eighty books for young readers, including the E. B. White Read Aloud Award-winning Houndsley and Catina and its sequels, as well as the much-lauded series about Bunnicula. James Howe lives in New York State.
illustrator’s comments:
Randy Cecil has illustrated many books for children, including Looking for a Moose by Phyllis Root, And Hereís to You! by David Elliot, Weíve All Got Bellybuttons! by David Martin, and My Father the Dog by Elizabeth Bluemle. He is also the author-illustrator of Gator and Duck. Randy Cecil lives in Houston.
 
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