Miss Lina's Ballerinas And The Wicked Wish

Miss Lina's Ballerinas And The Wicked Wish

Miss Lina's Ballerinas and the Wicked Wish

Then one sunny day, a guest came to view

Miss Lina's ten dancers plié and tendu.

Miss Lina announced, "This is Mister Brisé.

He'll watch you take class," she explained, "and he may

invite you to dance with the City Ballet."

Miss Lina's ten ballerinas―Christina, Edwina, Sabrina, Justina, Katrina, Bettina, Marina, Regina, Nina, and Tony Farina―are thrilled by the chance to be in the City Ballet's production of Sleeping Beauty. But when nervous Regina is given the undesirable part of the rat while all the other girls gets to dance the waltz, she starts turning green with envy. If only someone would get sick, she wishes, then she would get to dance the waltz, as well!

From Booklist
Possessing the same élan as Miss Lina’s Ballerinas (2010) and Miss Lina’s Ballerinas and the Prince (2011), this sequel places the 10 young dancers in a production of Sleeping Beauty. Regina is bereft to be cast as a rat instead of a garland girl, like the other ballerinas in her troupe. After she indulges in some wishful—and slightly ignoble—thinking, the dancer learns that none of the roles she coveted are the part she was truly meant...

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