Deer Dancer by Mary Lyn Ray (Beach Lane Books, 2014).
In this mesmerizing picture book from the author of the New York Times bestselling Stars, a young ballerina finds dancing inspiration in the natural world.
There’s a place I go that’s green and grass,
a place I thought that no one knew—
until the deer came.
This gorgeous picture book from celebrated author Mary Lyn Ray features luminous and evocative art from Lauren Stringer and will capture the hearts of young dancers everywhere. -- Publisher's blurb
From the book jacket: "Mary Lyn Ray wrote this story after a deer approached her in a field on the old farm where she lives in South Danbury, New Hampshire."