My Mama Had a Dancing Heart

My Mama Had a Dancing Heart


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"In spring, summer, fall and winter, a mother leads her young daughter in dancing a celebratory ballet, a hymn to the season. When the girl is older, she is a ballerina and remembers that her mother gave her a dancing heart.... [An] exuberant celebration of dance." - School Library Journal, starred review

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ISBN-13: 9780531071427
Publisher: Scholastic, Inc.
Publication date: 09/28/1999
Edition description: Illustrate
Pages: 32
Sales rank: 212,181
Product dimensions: 8.25(w) x 10.25(h) x 0.10(d)
Age Range: 4 - 8 Years

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My Mama Had a Dancing Heart 4.4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 7 reviews.
Guest More than 1 year ago
The rhythmic quality of this book is absolutely wonderful. I love reading this book to children. Experience the sheer beauty of the joy a mother and daughter share. Try to read it without crying, I dare you! I love this book, it is a keeper for all.
awiltenburg on LibraryThing More than 1 year ago
I enjoyed the adventuresome trip with these ladies through life's simple and special bonding times. I loved the vivid verbs and word play int he text as well as the illustrations.
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Anonymous More than 1 year ago
My mama had a dancing heart is a fun, happy story about ballet dancing in every season. Great story which is love by children of all ages.
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Guest More than 1 year ago
This book is simply beautiful. One of our favorites, recommend it to mothers and daughters everywhere.
Guest More than 1 year ago
one of the best books i read in years