Yes, it was Ballet Shoes. I even picked it up from the library today.
I’m glad to hear you still have your letter. I remember you reading the letter on a plane ride, but I’m not sure if it was coming to Tacoma or going to Hof. Probably going to Hof.
Now Ed lives in the area discussed in the books as well as Luke and Melanine being stationed at Lakenheath. Small, small world.
Here’s a link to your window taken in October 2003. 🙂