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Mia and the Too Big Tutu (Mia)

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Mia wants to be a dancer.But her tutu won’t stay up!Can she dance in front ofher class without trippingover her tutu?
Paperback, 32 pages
Published October 5th 2010 by HarperCollins (first published October 1st 2010)
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Feb 23, 2014 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
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A straight forward story about starting dancing. My daughter loves it and reads it over and over.
Melani Smith
Feb 25, 2017 rated it liked it
Mia wants to be just like her big sister and dance, her Mom helps her see her dreams come true with a dance class. When Mia is getting ready she realizes she grabbed her sister's tutu instead of hers, she is so embarrassed to be tripping over it. With the help of a friend she dances with all her heart on the stage for the class and forgets her fears.

It's a good moral story for beginner readers. My daughter read it to me and I couldn't be more proud. This is a great beginner book to start that co
May 16, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
I was never a ballerina and really never inspired to be one either but I thought why not when I saw Mia in her tutu. Mia has a problem - she packed the wrong tutu! Her friend Ruby also has a shared problem - they both can't help tripping everywhere. What are they going to do when they are asked to dance in front of the whole class?

This was lovely to read especially with girls (boys too if they love dance). There is something about ballerina's that little girls seem to love. The writing in Mia's
Apr 02, 2011 rated it liked it  ·  review of another edition
Recommends it for: beginning readers and parents reading with them
Shelves: childrens, dance, 2011
This is a good beginning reader book (especially for young girls who enjoy ballet.) The story has short sentences and lots of cute, colorful illustrations - perfect to engage young readers.

Our youngest read this whole book aloud to us (including a visiting Auntie and girlfriend) and she was very proud of her accomplishment. Normally the books she reads aloud are the ones she brings home from school and they are very short - only about 8 pages. So I am excited that she is willing to challenge he
Jan 29, 2016 rated it it was ok  ·  review of another edition
I love the dance idea but it isn't so interesting.
Recommended Ages: grades K-1

Mia the kitten is so excited about her first day of ballet class that she accidentally brings her big sister's tutu instead of her own.
Aug 05, 2011 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Early reader cute and with a ballerina. A ballerina for a young girly girl.
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