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y Josephine Wants to Dance single work   picture book   children's  
Issue Details: First known date: 2006 2006
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'Josephine is a kangaroo - who loves to dance ballet. Her little brother, Joey, tells her that kangaroos don't dance, they hop - but Josephine continues to point her toes and leap through the air. When a ballet troupe comes to town and both the lead ballerina and understudy are injured, Josephine's talents are called upon to help save the day. Can she do it and, more importantly, does it matter that she's a kangaroo?' (Source: publisher's teachers' notes).

Affiliation Notes

  • This work is affiliated with the AustLit subset Asian-Australian Children's Literature and Publishing because it has a Korean translation.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

    • Pymble, Turramurra - Pymble - St Ives area, Sydney Northern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: Angus and Robertson , 2006 .
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      Extent: 28p.
      Edition info: 1st edition.
      Description: col. illus.
      ISBN: 9780207200809 (pbk), 0207200807 (pbk), 0207200750 (hbk.), 9780207200755 (hbk.)
    • New York (City), New York (State),
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      United States of America (USA),
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      Americas,
      :
      Abrams Books for Young Readers , 2007 .
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      Cover image courtesy of publisher.
      Alternative title: Josephine Loves to Dance
      Extent: 30p.
      ISBN: 0810994313 (hbk.), 9780810994317 (hbk.)
    • Sydney South, South Sydney area, Sydney Southern Suburbs, Sydney, New South Wales,: HarperCollins , 2016 .
      Extent: 32p.
      Edition info: 10th anniversary edition.
      Note/s:
      • Published : 20th June 2016
      ISBN: 9781460752524
Alternative title: K'aenggŏruga ch'umŭl ch'undago?
Alternative title: 캥거루가 춤을 춘다고?
Language: Korean
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      South Korea,
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      Korea, East Asia, South and East Asia, Asia,
      :
      K'idŭk K'idŭk , 2008 .
      Extent: 1 v.p.
      ISBN: 9788956052465 (pbk.)

Works about this Work

Untitled Karen Cunningham , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 51 no. 1 2007; (p. 17)

— Review of Josephine Wants to Dance Jackie French 2006 single work picture book
Untitled Vikki Turton , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 21 no. 5 2006; (p. 27-28)

— Review of Josephine Wants to Dance Jackie French 2006 single work picture book
Untitled Karen Cunningham , 2007 single work review
— Appears in: Reading Time : The Journal of the Children's Book Council of Australia , February vol. 51 no. 1 2007; (p. 17)

— Review of Josephine Wants to Dance Jackie French 2006 single work picture book
Untitled Vikki Turton , 2006 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , November vol. 21 no. 5 2006; (p. 27-28)

— Review of Josephine Wants to Dance Jackie French 2006 single work picture book
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