Theo Cartwright, 17, is determined to become one of the few African American professional ballet dancers in this first novel from Colbert. She lives for ballet and is preparing for a high stakes audition. At last, her life seems to be falling into place. Theo's anorexia is under control and she has the support of her two best friends and her loving parents. Yet, when she learns that her best friend Donovan, who disappeared four years earlier, has suddenly returned, her future is in jeopardy. Theo is forced to relive Donovan's kidnapping and what she knows about his abduction could end her dream of becoming a ballet dancer.