Balancing acts

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Harper & Row, 1981 - Fiction - 216 pages
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Thirteen-year-old Alison, bored with life at home and school, becomes drawn to Max, a retired acrobat, and Lettie, a retired chorus girl and his neighbor in a senior citizens' residence

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Contents

Section 1
1
Section 2
20
Section 3
42
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About the author (1981)

Lynne Sharon Schwartz is a novelist and children's writer. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, New York. Schwartz chronicled her love of reading and the meaning it has had upon her life in a book called Ruined by Reading. Her 1990 book, Leaving Brooklyn, was a 1990 nominee for the Pen/Faulkner Award for Fiction. Schwartz has also written for children in such books as The Four Questions, explaining the traditions of Passover.

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