More than anything else in the world, Angelina loved to dance. She danced everywhere-on her way to school, at school, during suppertime, and in her dreams! She is so busy dancing that she often forgets to do the things that she is supposed to be doing. Her parents aren't sure what to do with Angelina, until one day Angelina gets a surprise.
This 25th Anniversary Edition is sure to capture today's generation, just as the beloved original.
It’s been twenty-five years since Angelina danced her way into the hearts of young ballerinas, and she’s still going strong. A true modern classic, Angelina continues to be adored by her legions of fans. Celebrate her twenty-fifth anniversary with this special edition of the original book that started it all. Featuring a lavish jacket that’s as sparkly as one of Angelina’s costumes, this book is the perfect way to commemorate her anniversary.
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.
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