Trend Alert: Ballerinas

Three recent young adult novels feature ballerinas.

Audition by Stasia Ward Kehoe Sara wins a scholarship to study ballet in New York; however, her desire to dance decreases as her talent increases.
Bunheads by Sophie Flack Hannah loves being a member of the corps de ballet, but after she meets Jacob, she discovers that there might be more to life than dancing.
Jersey Tomatoes are the Best by Maria Padian Two best friends leave New Jersey for camp - one for tennis and the other for ballet. Both face challenges that might impact their dreams.

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