Determined to become the best figure skater ever, Lizzy practices and practices, but when she is cast as a lowly tree in her skating class’s presentation of Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs at the winter carnival, she decides to gallantly accept her role and make her performance a spectacular one! Reprint.
A girl who wants to be the best figure skater in the world. She takes lessons and practices hard, but when she’s not chosen for a leading role in the play she struggles to accept her role as a skating tree. Not sure this book conveys the right message.
Linda Bailey is the author of more than two dozen books for children, including the Stevie Diamond mystery series, the Good Times Travel Agency graphic novels, and an eclectic assortment of picture books including <i>If You Happen to Have a Dinosaur</i> and the acclaimed <i>Stanley’s Party</i>. She has won awards across North America such as the California Young Readers’ Medal, the Georgia Storybook Award, the Ontario Blue Spruce and Silver Birch Awards, the Oregon SMART Award and the Arthur Ellis Award from the Crime Writers of Canada. Born in Winnipeg, Linda has now traveled around the world, and so have her books. She has two grown daughters, Lia and Tess, and lives in Vancouver within strolling distance of the sea.