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The Resource The painted girls, by Cathy Marie Buchanan, (text large print)

The painted girls, by Cathy Marie Buchanan, (text large print)

Label
The painted girls
Title
The painted girls
Statement of responsibility
by Cathy Marie Buchanan
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In belle époque Paris, the Van Goethem sisters struggle for survival after the sudden death of their father, a situation that prompts young Marie's ballet training and her introduction to a genius painter
Summary
A tale inspired by the real-life model for Degas's <i>Little Dancer Aged Fourteen </i>is set in belle epoque Paris and traces the survival efforts of the Van Goethem sisters after the sudden death of their father, a situation that prompts young Marie's ballet training, introduction to a genius painter and patronage by a wealthy man whose assistance comes with a price
Tone
Writing style
Character
Award
  • Evergreen Award (Ontario), 2014.
  • School Library Journal Best Books: Best Adult Books 4 Teens, 2013
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10160871
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Buchanan, Cathy Marie
Dewey number
813/.6
Index
no index present
LC call number
PR9199.4.B825
LC item number
P35 2013b
Literary form
fiction
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Sisters
  • Teenage girls
  • Ballet dancers
  • Artists' models
  • Paris (France)
Target audience
adult
Label
The painted girls, by Cathy Marie Buchanan, (text large print)
Instantiates
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
553 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410457776
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013002983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 825404042
  • (OCoLC)825404042
Label
The painted girls, by Cathy Marie Buchanan, (text large print)
Publication
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
553 pages
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410457776
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
Lccn
2013002983
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Specific material designation
large print
System control number
  • 825404042
  • (OCoLC)825404042

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