Angelina really truly wants the lead role in the new ballet, but she just can’t get her steps right. She works extra hard to perfect her moves until she finds a lucky penny— and decides she doesn’t need to practice anymore. But will her luck hold out?
About the Author
Katharine Holabird’s first Angelina Ballerina book was published in 1983. After graduating from the Francis Parker School in Chicago, Katharine attended Bennington College in Vermont. She received a B.A. in Literature from Bennington in 1969, and then worked as a literary editor at the college for a year. The following year she went to Italy, where she became a freelance journalist. In 1974, Katharine married and moved with her husband, Michael Haggiag, to London, England where she lives today with her family.