It's Angelina's birthday, and there's going to be a party She and her best friend Alice happily ride their bicycles to Mrs. Thimble's General Store to buy decorations. But as they race home, bang Angelina hits a rock and breaks her treasured bike. She works hard to earn money for a new one, but the most beautiful bike is very expensive.Will Angelina's birthday be ruined? Or will it be the happiest and most surprising one ever?
About the Author
Katharine Holabird s first Angelina Ballerina book was published in 1983. After graduating from the Francis Parker School in Chicago, Katharine attended Bennington College in Vermont. She received a B.A. in Literature from Bennington in 1969, and then worked as a literary editor at the college for a year. The following year she went to Italy, where she became a freelance journalist. In 1974, Katharine married and moved with her husband, Michael Haggiag, to London, England where she lives today with her family."