Go inside the book Pippa By Design: A Story of Ballet and Costumes, where ballet history comes alive within the context of an engaging children’s story, and learn more in our bonus interview with author Claudia Logan.
children's dance books
…she’s a ballet dancer! Writer Vicki Crain has created a spunky, yet clumsy, little tiger named Sasha who is a princess in her kingdom, the youngest child of the king and queen. In this colorful children’s picture book, illustrated by Christopher Scott Bell, the kingdom where Sasha lives is populated with adorable animals who love […]
A picture book especially for young dancers and performers, Pilar’s Worries by Victoria Sanchez is about working through anxious feelings.
Looking through the list of dance-related picture books that were released in the United States in 2011, three unique categories of books stand out. Picture Books & Pirouettes blogger, Kerry Aradhya looks at little ballerina characters who could give Angelina a run for her money, Spanish and Latin American dance, and books that explore the joy of movement.