The Resource The chance to fly, by Tony Award winner Ali Stroker & Stacy Davidowitz

The chance to fly, by Tony Award winner Ali Stroker & Stacy Davidowitz

Label
The chance to fly
Title
The chance to fly
Statement of responsibility
by Tony Award winner Ali Stroker & Stacy Davidowitz
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Thirteen-year-old Nat Beacon loves a lot of things: her dog Warbucks, her best friend Chloe, and competing on her wheelchair racing team, the Zoomers, to name a few. But there's one thing she's absolutely OBSESSED with: MUSICALS! From Hamilton to Les Mis, there's not a cast album she hasn't memorized and belted along to. She's never actually been in a musical though, or even seen an actor who uses a wheelchair for mobility on stage. Would someone like Nat ever get cast? But when Nat's family moves from California to New Jersey, Nat stumbles upon auditions for a kids' production of Wicked, one of her favorite musicals ever! And she gets into the ensemble! The other cast members are super cool and inclusive (well, most of them)- especially Malik, the male lead and cutest boy Nat's ever seen. But when things go awry a week before opening night, will Nat be able to cast her fears and insecurities aside and "Defy Gravity" in every sense of the song title?
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Character
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10956635
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1987-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Stroker, Ali
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
fiction
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/minGradeLevel
  • 4
  • 6
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Davidowitz, Stacy
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • People with disabilities
  • Musicals
  • Theater
  • Friendship
  • Moving, Household
  • Middle schools
  • Children's stories
  • New Jersey
Target audience
juvenile
Label
The chance to fly, by Tony Award winner Ali Stroker & Stacy Davidowitz
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781419743931
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print
Label
The chance to fly, by Tony Award winner Ali Stroker & Stacy Davidowitz
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Dimensions
21 cm.
Extent
279 pages
Isbn
9781419743931
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
  • n
Specific material designation
regular print

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