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Ballet Shoes FAME, FORTUNE, AND FUN When Three English Orphans Pauline, Petrova, And Posy Join The Children S Academy Of Dancing And Stage Training To Help Out Their New Family, They Have No Idea It S Going To Be Such Hard Work Vowing To Make A Name For Themselves, They Launch Into The World Of Show Business, Complete With Working Papers, The Glare Of The Spotlight, And Practice, Practice, Practice But The Theater Isn T Right For All Of Them Pauline Is Destined For The Movies.Posy Is A Born Dancer.Practical Petrova Finds She D Rather Pilot A Plane Than Perform A Pirouette.Each Girl Must Find The Courage And The Talent To Follow Her Dream.


About the Author: Noel Streatfeild

Mary Noel Streatfeild, known as Noel Streatfeild, was an author best known and loved for her children s books, including Ballet Shoes and Circus Shoes She was born on Christmas Eve, 1895, the daughter of William Champion Streatfeild and Janet Venn and the second of six children to be born to the couple Sister Ruth was the oldest, after Noel came Barbara, William Bill , Joyce who died of TB p



10 thoughts on “Ballet Shoes

  1. says:

    Remember the scene in You ve Got Mail where Colleen Kelly Meg Ryan is sitting in the children s section of the newly opened Foxx Books, and a customer comes in looking for the Shoes books by Noel Streatfield The clerk has clearly never heard of them, but Colleen has, and she tells the customer that The Ballet Shoes is definitely the one she should start withThis is tha


  2. says:

    5 Words Classic, Christmas, talent, family, dance.This is one of my FAVOURITE books ever I read it year on year, often than once, and I never get bored How could I Ballet Shoes follows the Fossil sisters and their journey through life as they try to get their name into the history books because of who they are.It s a book that always makes me smile, that could cheer me up o


  3. says:

    The story of Pauline, Petrova, and Posy will be in my heart for life, even though I must confess that was introduced to these charming and unforgettable characters from the 1975 British television version That kind of ruined me for the book all I d do was nosh through my favorite scenes Only when I was in my 20 s did I read it cover to cover when I introduced its pleasures to a gi


  4. says:

    I had two career goals as a little girl I would be a ballerinaor a librarian, heh Well I started ballet at three and continued through college, but alas never made it to the big stage I am a librarian though so go figure.I loved ...


  5. says:

    Professor Mathew Brown or Great Uncle Mathew or Gum, lives with his niece Sylvia and her nurse Nana, and from time to time takes off on expeditions from where he brings back fossils, adding to a huge collection which has to be thinned down from time to time One day he decides to travel by sea rather than land, and from three of these voyages brings back three little babies, either orphaned or


  6. says:

    Thank you, Kathleen Kelly, for alerting me to the existence of this book This was really cute and heartwarming And I think it s probably time I watch You ve Got Mail again.


  7. says:

    This is probably the first book ever where I cannot say The book is better straight away First of all, it is clear that the book is for children and the film is for the grown ups But the beauty remains in both.Pauline, Petrova and Posy are sister by accident as they were all adopted by a wealthy and nice uncle Matthew whom they called Gum, because Great Uncle Matthew G.U.M After he brought the youngest P


  8. says:

    Reading this just made me happy Ridiculous, but true It s really a lovely book, with strong, sensible characters.


  9. says:

    I picked this up because it was my partner s favourite book as a child, and I can see why.It s a very sweet tale Not enough drama, tension and danger for my past and younger self, but a sweet and uplifti...


  10. says:

    When I was in my first grade, a teacher took our class to the children s library next to school to be registered I couldn t believe so many books could exist in just one place After 2 3 years it turned out that this was not enough, so I got my card in the adults library next to mine and, unfortunately, my old librarian got offended.This teacher discovered a totally new world to me I would be before the doors at 8 am waiti


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