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Firebird

Written by: Misty Copeland with Charisse Jones Illustrated by: Christopher Myers For ages: 4 years and up Language: English Topics Covered: Trailblazers, POC-Centric Narratives, Poetry, Ballet, Historical Figure, Historical Events, Art, Growing Up, Hard Work, Inspiration.  Summary: This book is a beautiful conversation between trailblazing ballerina…

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Trailblazer: The Story of Ballerina Raven Wilkinson

Written by: Leda Schubert Illustrated by: Theodore Taylor III For Ages: 6-9 years Language: English Topics Covered: Trailblazer, POC-Centric Narratives, Historical Figures, Acceptance, Courage, Perseverance. Summary: This book follows the story of Raven Wilkinson, the first black ballerina to tour…

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