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ERMALINDA, 1950s or earlier please help!


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Initial post: Jan 29, 2009 7:06:48 PM PST
Samantha says:
Hi! My mom who is now 70 loved this book when she was young, she says it was an oblong book, possibly with padded covers with a girl named Ermalinda? I would be so thankful if anyone could help with this.

In reply to an earlier post on Jan 30, 2009 12:14:38 AM PST
Tara Clayton says:
Is it The Dancing Queen by Rudy Finst?

Posted on Jun 26, 2009 10:40:43 AM PDT
J. Reiss says:
The book the Dancing Queen by Rudy Finst was written by my great grandfather. My father's middle name is Finst. The Dancing Queen is about Queen Ermalinda who teaches dancing to little children in her castle. They are performing a recital and Queen Ermalinda wants children from other cultures to be in it, so she goes around the world finding children to sing and play. I myself have a few copies handed down from my grandmother, Sheila, who is mentioned in the book, and a few copies from my Aunt. They are not for sale, but you can find some copies on Amazon.

In reply to an earlier post on Feb 14, 2012 8:14:56 AM PST
I have a copy that has Rudy Finst as autho BUT Jean Tack as Illstruator and Newcome Linder as Publisher from Shebogan Falls the Book is smaller and colors are differant but very similer also it was published in 1944. do you have any info about this book. Joe iwasjoe@att.net
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