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Previously published as: The Orchard book of stories from the ballet.
|Other titles||Orchard book of stories from the ballet.|
|Statement||retold by Geraldine McCaughrean ; illustrated by Angela Barrett.|
|Contributions||Barrett, Angela, ill., Random House (Firm)|
|LC Classifications||GV1790.A1 M33 1994|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||112 p. :|
|Number of Pages||112|
|ISBN 10||067987125X, 0679971254|
|LC Control Number||94022640|
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S attractive book, ten of the world's best-known ballets, including The Sleeping Beauty, The Nutcracker, Romeo and Juliet, and Cinderella, are introduced to young readers. The essence of a ballet production is successfully captured by the full-color illustrations, which exuberantly portray each story's setting, and the writing style, which maintains the original flavor of both the tales and /5(4).
This book retells eight well-known opera stories. Most are of the fairy tale variety, while a couple, (Carmen, Aida) are more mature in nature. Generally, the stories are told well, in a way that would be understandable to children. Some of the more complicated stories are told in the first-person and I think these are the best stories in the book/5(2).
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