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The dance of the violin / Kathy Stinson ; Dušan Petričić.

Stinson, Kathy, (author.). Petričić, Dušan, (illustrator.).

Available copies

  • 6 of 7 copies available at SC LENDS.

Current holds

0 current holds with 7 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Anderson - Anderson Main Library E Stinson Kathy (Text) 22960001401420 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Anderson Main Library E Stinson Kathy (Text) 27837269 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Belton Branch E Stinson Kathy (Text) 22960001401438 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Lander Memorial Branch E Stinson Kathy (Text) 22960001566180 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Pendleton Branch E Stinson Kathy (Text) 22960001401446 Juvenile Picture Book Available -
Anderson - Powdersville Branch E Stinson Kathy (Text) 22960001401453 Juvenile Picture Book Checked out 07/14/2021
Dorchester - St. George Main Library E STI (Text) 30018005456302 Juvenile Picture Book Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781554519002
  • ISBN: 1554519004
  • Physical Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 21 x 27 cm
  • Publisher: Toronto : Annick Press, [2017]

Content descriptions

Summary, etc.:
As a young student of the violin, Joshua Bell learns about an international competition to be held in Kalamazoo, Michigan. He chooses a piece of music, which his teacher suggests may be too difficult, but Joshua is determined: it's a piece of music he loves. At the competition, Joshua experiences the usual jitters. Once his name is called, he strides to the stage and begins to play, but almost immediately, he makes a mistake. As he is about to walk off the stage, he asks if he can try again. This time, the playing is impeccable. Dušan Petričić brilliant illustrations, full of movement and color, capture the sounds made by Joshua's violin, from the missed notes to the swirling, uplifting strains of the perfectly executed piece. Children will readily empathize with Joshua's misstep, but they will also learn that with perseverance, second chances are possible.-- Provided by publisher.
Target Audience Note:
Ages 5-8.
Grades Kindergarten-3.
AD590L Lexile
Subject: Bell, Joshua, 1967- > Juvenile fiction.
Violinists > Juvenile fiction.
Contests > Juvenile fiction.
Kalamazoo (Mich.) > Juvenile fiction.
Violinists > Fiction.
Contests > Fiction.

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