Amiri & Odette : a love story / a poem by Walter Dean Myers ; paintings by Javaka Steptoe.

By: Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Contributor(s): Tchaikovsky, Peter Ilich, 1840-1893. Lebedinoe ozero | Steptoe, Javaka, 1971- [ill.]
Material type: TextTextPublisher: New York : Scholastic Press, 2009Edition: 1st edDescription: [40] p. : col. ill. ; 25 cmISBN: 0590680412Other title: Amiri and OdetteSubject(s): African Americans -- Fiction | Love stories | Ballets -- Stories, plots, etc | Fairy talesDDC classification: [Fic] LOC classification: PZ7.5.M94 | Ami 2009Summary: 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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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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