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The Resource Astonish me : a novel, Maggie Shipstead

Astonish me : a novel, Maggie Shipstead

Label
Astonish me : a novel
Title
Astonish me
Title remainder
a novel
Statement of responsibility
Maggie Shipstead
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of Joan, a ballerina whose life has been shaped by her relationship with the world-famous dancer Arslan Ruskov, whom she helps defect from the Soviet Union to the U.S. While Arslan's career takes off in New York, Joan's slowly declines, ending when she becomes pregnant and decides to marry her longtime admirer, a PhD student named Jacob. As the years pass, Joan settles into her new life in California, teaching dance and watching her son, Harry, become a ballet prodigy himself. But when Harry's success brings him into close contact with Arslan, explosive secrets are revealed that shatter the delicate balance Joan has struck between her past and present
Cataloging source
DLC
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Shipstead, Maggie
Dewey number
[Fic]
Index
no index present
Literary form
novels
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  • Ballerinas
  • Secrecy
Label
Astonish me : a novel, Maggie Shipstead
Instantiates
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
429 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410475947
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 139014
  • 782219
Label
Astonish me : a novel, Maggie Shipstead
Publication
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
Large print ed.
Extent
429 p. (large print)
Form of item
large print
Isbn
9781410475947
Isbn Type
(hardcover)
System control number
  • 139014
  • 782219

Library Locations

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