A mini hardback edition of this bestselling picture book with sparkly effects on the jacket. Angelina is so excited, she and Henry have parts in a grown-ups' ballet. During rehearsals, Angelina's excitement turns to jealousy when Henry becomes the favourite of the famous star Madame Zizi. But after near disaster on opening night, Angelina and Henry become better friends than ever.
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The writing is crisp and clear, the illustrations detailed with a lovely sense of movement and emotion ( Guardian )
Angelina has simply charmed her way into becoming a modern children's classic . . . ( Publishers Weekly )
Angelina is a magical character who fulfils every little girl's dreams ( Darcey Bussell, OBE )
Katharine Holabird went to Bennington College in Vermont, USA, and spent three years as a journalist in Italy. She has been writing the Angelina books since 1983 and now lives in London with her family. Helen Craig is one of the UK's most successful children's illustrators. She became an apprentice photographer aged 16 and went on to set up her own studio. Helen has illustrated over sixty children's books. She lives in Buckinghamshire.
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Book Description Puffin Books, 2004. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0141381094