March 1, 2014 9:46 PM

KC-born Misty Copeland tells her inspirational story in ‘Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina’

The only African-American soloist with American Ballet Theatre, the country’s premier ballet troupe, Copeland has penned a captivating account of her journey from impoverished child nomad to today’s most widely watched and fiercely scrutinized “brown ballerina.”

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