Just Kids
Score: 4.5
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Just Kids

  • Author: Patti Smith
  • Release Date : 2010-04-20
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 2255382 Bytes

WINNER OF THE NATIONAL BOOK AWARD It was the summer Coltrane died, the summer of love and riots, and the summer when a chance encounter in Brooklyn led two young people on a path of art, devotion, and initiation. Patti Smith would evolve as a poet and performer, and Robert Mapplethorpe would direct his highly provocative style toward photography. Bound in innocence and enthusiasm, they traversed the city from Coney Island to Forty-Second Street, and eventually to the celebrated round table of Max’s Kansas City, where the Andy Warhol contingent held court. In 1969, the pair set up camp at the Hotel Chelsea and soon entered a community of the famous and infamous, the influential artists of the day and the colorful fringe. It was a time of heightened ...

Princess Diadora: Just an Ordinary Ballerina
Score: 4
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Princess Diadora: Just an Ordinary Ballerina

  • Author: Eddie Bee
  • Release Date : 2013-06-13
  • Genre: Fiction
  • File Size: 9607611 Bytes

Princess Diadora is a young girl who is growing up sweet, kind, and fun like any other young kid.  She is a regular young girl that any kid would be able to relate to.  This children's book is the second book in the Princess Diadora series.  In this book, the princess who loves learning ballet must deal with her mother's decision for her to take privileged ballet lessons.  Look out for more books from this continuing series....