Chasing a Star

By (author): Norma Charles

When Sophie LaGrange hears that her idol, Olympic gold medal winner Barbara Ann Scott, is coming to town to star in the Hollywood Ice Review in the fall of 1951, she can’t wait to meet the famous figure skater. But Sophie’s mother says they can’t afford the tickets for the show, so Sophie plots to meet Barbara Ann some other way.

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Norma Charles

Norma Charles is the author of many books for children including the Moonbeam Bronze Medal Award winner The Girl in the Backseat, and the Chocolate Lily Award winner All the Way to Mexico. As a young girl Charles attended school in New Westminster and enjoyed ice skating at Queen’s Park Arena, where she was thrilled to see the famous ice skater Barbara Ann Scott skating as Canada’s Sweetheart in the Hollywood Ice Review. Norma now lives in Vancouver, British Columbia.

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Dimensions:

182 Pages
5.25in * 7.63in * .47in
510gr

Published:

September 01, 2009

Publisher:

Ronsdale Press

ISBN:

9781553800774

Featured In:

Middle Grade

Language:

eng

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