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Ballet Orphans

作者 Terez Mertes Rose
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 Ballet Orphans:,It's1990,andNewYorksoloistAprilManningistryingtorebalanceherworldintheaftermathofherparents'deaths.AnoffertojointhestrugglingWestCoastBalletTh


內容簡介 It's 1990, and New York soloist April Manning is trying to rebalance her world in the aftermath of her parents' deaths. An offer to join the struggling West Coast Ballet Theatre as a principal dancer seems like the perfect opportunity for a fresh start-a new life in San Francisco, an exciting step up in her career, and the hope of a redefined sense of family. But the other dancers are wary, clannish and tight-lipped, particularly about an incident that hastened the departure of their beloved artistic director, leading to the arrival of his replacement, the young, inexperienced Anders Gunst. And no one wants to talk about Jana, a former company member who defiantly walked out rather than work under Anders. It is Jana herself who offers April hints, and even friendship, where she reveals a loneliness and hunger to belong that newly orphaned April well understands. But there is something troubling about Jana, and what April doesn't know could prove deadly. A prequel to the Ballet Theatre Chronicles, BALLET ORPHANS explores the work and sacrifices required to arrive at the highest tiers of the professional ballet world, coupled with the primal, universal desire to belong, to love and be loved, and the lengths we'll go to protect those we call family.


書名 / Ballet Orphans
作者 / Terez Mertes Rose
簡介 / Ballet Orphans:,It's1990,andNewYorksoloistAprilManningistryingtorebalanceherworldintheaftermathofherparents'deaths.AnoffertojointhestrugglingWestCoastBalletTh
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9780986093487
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9780986093487
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 21.6X14.0X2.1CM
重量(g) / 471.7
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 374
裝訂 / P:平裝