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For more reviews, check out my blog: Craft-CycleThis book is absolutely beautiful. I love the lyrical free-style writing. The imagery created in Copeland's words is gorgeous. She invokes pictures of "a dreaming shooting star of a girl" and "wrap[ping] our hearts careful as ribbons on pointe shoes". ...
I had trouble relating to the text, probably because it was so realistic. The art got me through. I would probably have enjoyed it more thirty years ago when I liked harsh truths, and didn't have kids. Library copy
Picked this book up for its gorgeous collage art. The images are so bright and vibrant, especially the backgrounds, and you can get lost picking out the different textures and patterns. The text is nice as well, connecting Misty Copeland with a young, black ballerina hopeful, for some exposure to th...
An interesting take on the poem by Lewis Carroll. It is a fast read, but I still found myself a little confused with the words, and some of the pictures.