Go Girl! #7: Dancing Queen

Go Girl! (Volume 7)

Thalia Kalkipsakis; Illustrated by Ash Oswald

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Get Into the Groove!  Charlie is buzzing!  She’s just had her first ever modern dance class!  It’s so much better than stuffy old ballet—except that the trendy girls totally tease her make fun of her outfits. But none of that seems to matter once the music plays and Charlie starts to dance…

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OneCharlie looked up at the sign and grinned. Here she was at last—at a real dance school. No more dancing in the cold church basement. No more boring ballet classes with old Miss Plum.
Charlie was finally at a real school that taught modern dance.
She hitched her bag higher on her shoulder, took a deep breath, and pushed on the heavy old door.
She could already hear music pounding from the studio above. From the thudding and clapping, it sounded like a toddler class. Or maybe junior beginners.
For months, Charlie had begged her parents to let her start dancing here.

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Thalia Kalkipsakis; Illustrated by Ash Oswald

Thalia Kalkipsakis is the author of several books in the Go Girl! series, including The Worst Gymnast, Sister Spirit, and Basketball Blues. She has also written a nonfiction book, It’s True! Sleep Makes You Smarter! Her books have been translated in many languages and sold around the world. Kalkipsakis grew up on a farm on the outskirts of Melbourne, Australia, and used to escape into the bush to explore. Her biggest passion has always been writing, but she has also been a dancer and edited websites and travel guides. She now lives in north-eastern Victoria with her husband and two children and a black cat named Bindi.

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Go Girl! #7: Dancing Queen
Thalia Kalkipsakis; Illustrated by Ash Oswald

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Trade Paperback
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May 2008
Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780312346515
ISBN10: 0312346514
Chapter Book
5 3/16 x 7 5/8 inches, 96 pages, Includes Black-and-White Illustrations
Age Range: 7 to 9
Grade Range: 2 to 4 Information for Librarians

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F&P Level A-Z: L


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