Ballet Shoes

Ballet Shoes by Noel Streatfeild

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By Noel Streatfeild

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Pauline, Petrova and Posy Fossil are sisters – with a difference. All three were adopted as babies by Great Uncle Matthew, an eccentric and rich explorer who then disappeared, leaving them in the care of his niece Sylvia. The girls grow up in comfort until their money begins to run out and nobody can find Great Uncle Matthew.


02 Sep 2019

I really enjoy this classic. It is is a really enjoyable gentle read. I think I am most like Pauline than Petrova or Posy (not that I am a HollyWood Star!). My least favourite character was Posy because she was so full of herself and did not care of anyone else or the family's money problem. I would recommend Ballet Shoes to any lover of dancing or any body who enjoys a good classic. Overall a very good book.

27 Jul 2019

Great Book

17 Oct 2018

I love ballet, so this book is definietly for me. The beautiful language, different characters and lovely ambitions made me feel both sad and angry, as well as excited and happy. I recommend this book to older children who like dancing, like me. And I LOVE dancing!

25 Aug 2018

I really enjoyed ballet shoes because it based on 3 people's hopes and dreams. They weren't related but they were brought together and they put their heads together and that's what i really liked about it. I would recommend it to children aged 9-12

14 Aug 2018

Ballet Shoes by Noel Streatfeild is an amazing book with a very touching sense. My favourite character is Pauline Fossil because she is very considerate ans is very talented

25 Jul 2018

This book is AMAZING and I have really enjoyed it.

17 Jul 2018

I would recommend this to people who like dance

01 Sep 2017

All the sisters are very different

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