A girl named Faithful Plum : the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream / Richard Bernstein.
Description: 270 p.,  p. of plates : ill. (some col.) ; 22 cm.
Publisher: New York, NY : Alfred A. Knopf, c2011.
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- ISBN: 9780375969607 (hbk.)
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- Edition: 1st ed.
|Summary:|| Tells the true story of Zhongmei Lei, an eleven-year-old girl in 1977 who won one of twelve spots at the prestigious Beijing Dance Academy, and whose determination to remain in the school impressed teachers and students alike; and discusses how Zhongmei, whose name means Faithful Plum, went on to form her own dance company which debuted in New York when she was in her late twenties.
|Subject:||Li, Zhongmei, 1966- > Juvenile literature.
Li, Zhongmei, 1966-
Dancers > China > Biography > Juvenile literature.
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Bernstein, Richard. "A girl named Faithful Plum : the true story of a dancer from China and how she achieved her dream." New York, NY : Alfred A. Knopf, 2011.