Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-

Amiri & Odette : a love story / Amiri and Odette a poem by Walter Dean Myers ; paintings by Javaka Steptoe. - 1st ed. - New York : Scholastic Press, 2009. - [40] p. : col. ill. ; 25 cm.

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Presents a modern, urban retelling in verse of the ballet in which brave Amiri falls in love with beautiful Odette and fights evil Big Red for her on the streets of the Swan Lake Projects.

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PZ7.5.M94 / Ami 2009