Katie's struggles are very realistic, and many times, I felt like I was inside her head and because we are so similar.
Katie feels lonely and lost without her best friend, and it seems that their new country life will never quite fit this city girl.
Katya, a.k.a. Katie, and her sister Michaela Wilder are sisters and best friends that were born and raised in New York city.
Two sisters move from New York City where they have grown up studying Ballet. Once in their new home, Katie and her older sister Michaela are forced to start a new life. Read morePublished on December 26, 2012 by msmrlsue
I read this book about 4 or 5 years ago & it became my favorite. I bought it last month & it still keeps me hooked. It's a book that can grasp ahold of our reality. Read morePublished on February 9, 2012 by Amazon Customer
Fourteen-year-old Katie Wilder has her whole world figured out. She and her older sister Michaela are best friends and ballerinas at a prestigious dance school in New York City. Read morePublished on December 7, 2009 by Miss Print
Summary: Katie and Michaela are ballerinas, sisters, and best friends whose relationship undergoes significant changes when their family moves from NYC to small town Fir Lake. Read morePublished on December 7, 2009 by bookworm1858
Katie and her sister Michaela are extremely close, more like best friends. They have lived in New York all their lives, both attend a prestigious ballet school and both love their... Read morePublished on August 12, 2009 by Claire L. Peucker
My 11 year-old daughter checked this out at the library, despite the questionable title, although I told her I would be reading it with her. Read morePublished on February 9, 2009 by Me
Even though I'm 14, the same age as Katie, I found her completely unrelateable. Her sense of humor and personality were far too young and immature at some parts and too old at... Read morePublished on November 22, 2008 by Valerie Taylor
It can be very hard to follow in your mother's footsteps - especially when you're wearing pointe shoes.
Irina used to be a dancer in Russia. Read more