Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina
Author: Misty Copeland
Rating: 4/5 Stars
Summary: As the only African American soloist dancing with the prestigious American Ballet Theatre, Misty Copeland has made history. But when she first placed her hands on the barre at an after-school community center, no one expected the undersized, anxious thirteen-year-old to become a ground-breaking ballerina ...
Review: This would be a great book for a middle school child who’s looking for or needs some inspiration. Misty Copeland is breaking down barriers that should have never existed and she's doing it with grace and talent. Life in Motion is a story about a kid who dared to be different and by sheer talent she has went straight to the top.