Ballet Shoes was the first Noel Streatfield book I read and loved, so when I discovered White Boots, I devoured that too. The story is not just about Harriet learning to skate, but her friendship with rich, spoilt skating star Lalla Moore.
Ballet Shoes was the first Noel Streatfield book I read and loved, so when I discovered White Boots, I devoured that too. It explores the themes of jealousy, loyalty and dependency within a friendship, things I now write about in my own books! Friendship is something that matters to all of us, whatever our age, but it takes hard work and determination to make a friendship strong, as Harriet and Lalla find out.
FREE shipping on qualifying offers. In the tradition of Frances Hodgson Burnett’s The Little Princess come Noel Streatfeild’s classic Shoes books. Skating Shoes is the perfect gift for figure skating fans! It's a stroke of great luck when Harriet Johnson’s doctor prescribes skating after an illness that has left her feeling frail and listless. For on her very first day at the rink.
Books by noel streatfeild. Published in the United States by Random House Children’s Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York. Originally published in hardcover in the United Kingdom as Wintle’s Wonders by Collins, London, in 1957, and subsequently in the United States by Random House, an imprint and division of Penguin Random House LLC, New York, in 1958.
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Noel Streatfeild wrote thirty-eight books for children, many of them inspired by her devotion to the performing arts. Her characters often consider careers on the stage, the screen, and even the ice-skating rink! She died in 1986 at the age of ninety. Библиографические данные. Skating Shoes The Shoe Books.
An unlikely friendship. A fateful pair of white boots.
This very special Yuletide story is accompanied by several Streatfeild Christmas extracts from her many children's novels, including an (almost) never-before-seen sequel chapter to her bestseller Ballet Shoes. There are also recollections of the author's own childhood Christmases (taken from the Noel Streatfeild Christmas Holiday Book). Streatfeild didn't see a need to ignore the parent figures in her characters - in fact, they are what make her characters the way they are.
Unable to pay the tuition, they are given scholarships from the now-grown orphans from Ballet Shoes. Will they be able to live up to their patrons’ legacies? The.
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