Marie Dancing ePUB æ

Marie van Goethem a fourteen year old ballet dancer in the Paris Opéra has led a life of hardship and poverty For her dancing is the only joy to counter the pain inflicted by hunger her mother's drinking and her selfish older sister When famed artist Edgar Degas demands Marie's presence in his studio it appears that her life will be transformed He will pay her to pose for a new sculpture and he promises to make her a star But will being Degas's model really bring Marie all she hopes for?     Includes a reader's guide and an author's noteMarie van Goethem a fourteen year old ballet dancer in the Paris Opéra has led a life of hardship and poverty For her dancing is the only joy to counter the pain inflicted by hunger her mother's drinking and her selfish older sister When famed artist Edgar Degas demands Marie's presence in his studio it appears that her life will be transformed He will pay her to pose for a new sculpture and he promises to make her a star But will being Degas's model really bring Marie all she hopes for?     Includes a reader's guide and an author's noteMarie van Goethem a fourteen year old ballet dancer in the Paris Opéra has led a life of hardship and poverty For her dancing is the only joy to counter the pain inflicted by hunger her mother's drinking and her selfish older sister When famed artist Edgar Degas demands Marie's presence in his studio it appears that her life will be transformed He will pay her to pose for a new sculpture and he promises to make her a star But will being Degas's model really bring Marie all she hopes for?     Includes a reader's guide and an author's note


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  1. says:

    beautiful book and will treasure for ever x