A Company of Swans

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Pan Macmillan UK, Sep 1, 2008 - Juvenile Fiction - 400 pages
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Weekly ballet classes are Harriet Morton's only escape from her intolerably dull life. So when she is chosen to join a corps de ballet which is setting off on a tour of the Amazon, she leaps at the chance to run away for good. Performing in the grand opera houses is everything Harriet dreamed of, and falling in love with an aristocratic exile makes her new life complete.

Swept away by it all, she is unaware that her father and intended fiance have begun to track her down...

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User Review  - mrsdanaalbasha - LibraryThing

this is excactly what I imagined my life would be if I was day-dreaming... dancing ballet and having a great advanture far away from home, running toward the unknowen. meeting a handsome starnger and falling in love... Read full review

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User Review  - maureene87 - LibraryThing

I didn’t enjoy this as much as the other two I read by the same author. It all seemed a little improbable and the characters veered a bit farther into the romance book category than I can reasonably ... Read full review

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About the author (2008)

Eva Ibbotson lives in Newcastle upon Tyne and has four grown-up children. She has written ten other books for children, which have been translated into many languages. She has won several major awards for her work, and two major movies based on her books are currently in development.

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