Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina

Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina

Audio CD(Unabridged CD)

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In this engaging, moving, and unforgettable memoir, Michaela DePrince shares her dramatic journey from an orphan in West Africa to becoming one of ballet's most exciting rising stars.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781494518226
Publisher: Tantor Media, Inc.
Publication date: 10/13/2015
Edition description: Unabridged CD
Product dimensions: 5.70(w) x 6.60(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 12 - 17 Years

About the Author

Elaine DePrince is coauthor, with her daughter Michaela, of several books, including Ballerina Dreams and Hope in a Ballet Shoe.

Michaela DePrince is a Sierra Leonean American ballet dancer. She has appeared in the ballet documentary First Position, as well as on Dancing with the Stars, Good Morning America, and Nightline.

Allyson Johnson began her entertainment career in her hometown of Chicago as an Emmy Award-winning child news anchor. A graduate of Brown University, she is a working actress, singer, and audiobook narrator in the New York City metropolitan area.

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