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Dancing on Thorns: A Novel
Dancing on Thorns: A Novel by Rebecca Horsfall 0345479785 9780345479785
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Dancing on Thorns: A Novel by Rebecca Horsfall

Ten years in the making, this sweeping, evocative, and graceful novel will capture the hearts of readers with its vivid portrayal of a close-knit group of friends and a love that wont be denied. Jonni Kendal and Jean-Baptiste St. Michel have come to London separately in pursuit of their dreams. Michel is haunted by the man who abandoned him as a child. Driven by his determination to forge a life for himself outside the shadow of his fathers famous name, hes ambitious, talented, and dangerously attractivebut suspicious of emotional attachments. Full of courage but nave, Jonni is determined to excel as an actress. Just nineteen, shes made up her mind to escape the narrow, parochial life her parents have planned for her. When Michel rescues Jonni one night and takes her home, theres an immediate attraction. Jonni soon finds herself embraced by an exciting new world filled with bohemian dancers and musicians, a family of planets orbiting around their sunMichel. But before Michel can commit to any kind of futurewith or without Jonnihe must free himself from his past. And when tragedy brings him to the edge of a fiery burnout, Jonni and the pairs friends must rally to save all they have come to count on. In Dancing on Thorns, Rebecca Horsfall has captured the vulnerability and passion of young artists in achingly beautiful prose. Through characters who live and love as grandly as the art that consumes them, we witness a world that is by turns seductive and heartbreaking.

Author: Rebecca Horsfall

Language: English

Binding: Hardcover

Pages: 800

Publisher: Ballantine Books

Publication Date: 2005-08-30

Our Price: $4.49

ISBN: 0345479785

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