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Author Whelan, Gloria.

Title The turning / Gloria Whelan.

Imprint New York, N.Y. : HarperCollins, 2006.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Pittsburg 1st Fl Juvenile Fiction  J Whelan    ---  Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description 213 p. : 19 cm.
Summary In the months leading up to the August 1991 coup attempt that resulted in the collapse of communism in the Soviet Union, a young dancer with the Kirov Ballet struggles to decide whether to defect while on an upcoming trip to Paris.
Study Program Accelerated Reader ATOS RL 5.8 6.0 PCMS
Subject Kirov Ballet Company -- Fiction.
Defectors -- Fiction.
Ballet dancing -- Fiction.
Conduct of life -- Fiction.
Soviet Union -- History -- Attempted coup, 1991 -- Juvenile fiction.
Soviet Union -- History -- Attempted coup, 1991 -- Fiction.
Saint Petersburg (Russia) -- History -- 20th century -- Fiction.
ISBN 0060755938

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