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The Turning Point (Michelle Kwan Presents Skating Dreams #1)
by Nola Thacker
Lauren's finally got her life back in order. She's doing well in school, working with one of the best coaches in the world, and managing to have a social life. She's even got a secret admirer! Then family finances and her friend Annie's injury present Lauren with unexpected challenges. She's going to have to meet them like a champion if she wants to be one some day...
Paperback, 140 pages
Published August 2nd 2000 by Hyperion Books
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This book was amazing one of da best!!! Its about a girl who is like total love of skating (Lauren) and she is ALWAYS on the ice rink. Then when the world famous queen of skating and Lauren's #1 fan Eve Perry come for a visit and see Lauren accidently trip she gets humiliated. Lauren goes home and sees her family going all over the place " Where's Lutz" (Their pet cat) they say. Lauren realizes that she caused all of it 'cause she left the window open! They spent days looking for him that even ...more
Dec 15, 2013 Rjgolden rated it really liked it
This book about young girl, Lauren, trying to balance the many things going on in her life school, friends, family, etc. while at the same time perfecting her skating skills. Michelle Kwan was a huge idol for many girls in my generation, so young girls and boys now may not know who she is, but the story can still be relateable.
Nola Thacker is a published author of nearly one hundred books in the young-adult genre. Nola has ghost-written for many popular teen-series such as The-Baby-sitters-Club, Laguna Beach and Skating Dreams. She has also penned several thrillers under the pseudonym D.E.Athkins. Additionally, Nola is the credited author behind the Graveyard School series which she published under the pseudonym Tom B.S ...moreMore about Nola Thacker...
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