Breaking the ice
Aladdin, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division,
First Aladdin hardcover edition.
IL: MG - BL: 4.1 - AR Pts: 8
Figure skating is Kaitlin's passion, but she lands on thin ice after a meltdown in this funny, touching story. Because when you fall down, you have to pick yourself up--even if it's in front of judges and a crowd. Kaitlin has always dreamed of being a champion figure skater, and she's given up a lot to pursue her passion. But after she has a totally uncharacteristic tantrum at a major competition, she's dropped by her coach and her prestigious skating club. When no other club will have her, she's forced to join the ridiculed and run-down Fallton Club, jokingly referred to as the "Fall Down Club." At first Kaitlin thinks this is a complete disaster, but after meeting some of the other skaters--including a boy who happens to have the most perfect hair she's ever seen--she realizes it might not actually be so bad. Yet learning a whole new program right before regionals is a huge challenge, and when she realizes that all the other area skaters target Fallton for pranks, she begins to wonder if joining the Fall Down Club has any upsides.
Level 4.1, 8 Points
Level 4.1, 8 Points
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|Grouping Title||breaking the ice|
|Grouping Author||nall gail|
|Last Grouping Update||2018-10-21 14:26:20PM|
|Last Indexed||2018-10-21 14:27:39PM|
|detailed_location_school||Westmeade Elementary - Kids Fiction|
|display_description||Kaitlin has given up a lot--even attending school--to pursue her dream of being a champion figure skater, but after she throws a tantrum at a major competition, she is dropped by her coach and prestigious skating club and can only get a spot in the much-ridiculed Fallton Club.|
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|record_details||ils:CARL0000456860|Book|Books|First Aladdin hardcover edition.|English|Aladdin, an imprint of Simon & Schuster Children's Publishing Division,|2015.|306 pages ; 22 cm.|
|subject_facet||Families -- Juvenile fiction, Interpersonal relations -- Juvenile fiction, Practical jokes -- Juvenile fiction, Skating -- Juvenile fiction|
|title_display||Breaking the ice|
|title_full||Breaking the ice / Gail Nall|
|title_short||Breaking the ice|
|topic_facet||Families, Interpersonal relations, Practical jokes, Skating|