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Alex Ko : from Iowa to Broadway, my Billy Elliot story

Author: Alex Ko
Publisher: New York : Harper, [2013]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : Juvenile audience : English : First editionView all editions and formats
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Alex's personal firsthand tale of his journey from small-town Iowa to New York City is passionate and moving. With extraordinary drive and rare tenacity, Alex makes the unthinkable real, determined to hold on to his dream of performing despite all that he had to overcome--including his dad's death from cancer and a crushing injury. Ultimately he made his triumphant return to the stage.
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Genre/Form: Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Alex Ko
Material Type: Biography, Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Alex Ko
ISBN: 9780062236012 0062236016
OCLC Number: 813286697
Target Audience: Ages 8-12.
Description: 328 pages, 18 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm
Other Titles: From Iowa to Broadway, my Billy Elliot story
Responsibility: by Alex Ko.

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Alex's personal firsthand tale of his journey from small-town Iowa to New York City is passionate and moving. With extraordinary drive and rare tenacity, Alex makes the unthinkable real, determined to hold on to his dream of performing despite all that he had to overcome--including his dad's death from cancer and a crushing injury. Ultimately he made his triumphant return to the stage.

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Alex Ko: From Iowa to Broadway

by AnchorageSchools (WorldCat user published about 3 weeks ago) Excellent Permalink

This is an excellent autobiography of a young man who worked his way to Broadway. The story is a great example of how a person can make his dreams come true by working hard and not giving up, no matter how difficult things may be. Alex Ko is a dancer, and his whole short life was dedicated to being...
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