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Miracle McCloy is the child of a talented dancer, who died in childbirth, and a brilliant, reclusive novelist. Raised by her grandmother Gigi, a psychic, Miracle becomes a dancer herself, and a loner who believes in mystical spirits and auras. Then her father disappears. When no one can give an explanation, or even a version of the truth, Miracle becomes obsessed with contacting him and bringing him back. As she loses herself in her quest, she loses her self — and, in a last, desperate attempt, sends her life up in flames. In the page-turning tradition of best-selling novels I Never Promised You a Rose Garden and The Bell Jar, Dancing on the Edge gives readers a story — and a heroine — they will never forget.

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A brand new paperback edition of the novel that put Han Nolan on the map

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Miracle McCloy comes from an unusual family: Her father, Dane is a prodigy who published his first book at age thirteen; her grandmother, Gigi, is clairvoyant; and her mother was dead when her "miracle" daughter was pulled from her womb. Having been raised according to a set of mystical rules and beliefs, Miracle is unable to cope in the real world. Lost in a desperate dance among lit candles, she sets herself afire and comes to in a hospital. There, a young psychiatrist helps her navigate her painful struggle to take charge of her life.
     Includes a reader's guide and an interview with the author.

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HAN NOLAN is the author of six other highly acclaimed novels published by Harcourt.

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9780152058845
Author:
Nolan, Han
Publisher:
Harcourt Paperbacks
Subject:
Girls & Women
Subject:
Family - General
Subject:
Children's 12-Up - Fiction - General
Subject:
Supernatural
Subject:
Family problems
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Situations / Emotions & Feelings
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Social Issues - Emotions & Feelings
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Situations / General
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Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction-Emotions and Feelings
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Children s Young Adult-Social Issue Fiction
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Trade Paper
Publication Date:
20070331
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TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 7
Language:
English
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none
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
7 x 5 in 0.4 lb
Age Level:
12-17

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A brand new paperback edition of the novel that put Han Nolan on the map
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Miracle McCloy comes from an unusual family: Her father, Dane is a prodigy who published his first book at age thirteen; her grandmother, Gigi, is clairvoyant; and her mother was dead when her "miracle" daughter was pulled from her womb. Having been raised according to a set of mystical rules and beliefs, Miracle is unable to cope in the real world. Lost in a desperate dance among lit candles, she sets herself afire and comes to in a hospital. There, a young psychiatrist helps her navigate her painful struggle to take charge of her life.
     Includes a reader's guide and an interview with the author.

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