The wombat and the ballet girl by Sam G. Schouten
Approx. 4,290 words.
Published on August 14, 2010.
The remarkable hero of this book is Rom, a wombat. By chance he meets the sad Jenny, who dreams of being a ballet dancer. Her nasty classmates however won't let her.
Rom joins forces with Miss Tiptoe, the driving force behind the Petrova School of Ballet.
This formidable pair makes for a blistering 'finale'.