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Pretending to Dance

by Diane Chamberlain

eBooks of the Month Family Drama

Pretending to Dance Synopsis

When the pretending ends, the lying begins ...It's the summer of 1990 and fourteen-year-old Molly Arnette lives with her extended family on one hundred acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains. The summer seems idyllic at first. The mountains are Molly's playground and she's well loved by her father, a therapist famous for books he's written about a method called 'Pretend Therapy'; her adoptive mother, who has raised Molly as her own; and Amalia, her birth mother who also lives on the family land. The adults in Molly's life have created a safe and secure world for her to grow up in. But Molly's security begins to crumble as she becomes aware of a plan taking shape in her extended family - a plan she can't stop and that threatens to turn her idyllic summer into a nightmare. Pretending to Dance by Diane Chamberlain, the bestselling author of The Silent Sister, is a fascinating and deftly-woven novel, that reveals the devastating power of secrets.

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Pretending to Dance Press Reviews

A gripping story of a girl's relationship with her father Woman and Home Twisty and smart Heat Magazine Prepare to have your heartstrings tugged by this cleverly crafted family drama Sunday Mirror Tightly written with a great plot, this book will keep you hooked Fabulous Magazine A gripping story of a girl's relationship with her father Woman and Home Twisty and smart Heat Magazine Prepare to have your heartstrings tugged by this cleverly crafted family drama Sunday Mirror Tightly written with a great plot, this book will keep you hooked Fabulous Magazine


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ISBN: 9781447211310
Publication date: 24/03/2016
Publisher: Pan Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback

Book Information

ISBN: 9781447211310
Publication date: 24th March 2016
Author: Diane Chamberlain
Publisher: Pan Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan
Format: Paperback
Pagination: 480 pages
Genres: eBook Favourites, Family Drama,
Categories: Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945),

About Diane Chamberlain

Award-winning author Diane Chamberlain, was born and raised in Plainfield, New Jersey, and attended Glassboro State University. She also lived for many years in both San Diego and northern Virginia, where she still resides. Diane received her master’s degree in clinical social work from San Diego State University. Prior to her writing career, she was a medical social worker at Sharp Memorial Hospital in San Diego and Children’s Hospital in Washington, D.C. She also was a psychotherapist in private practice in Alexandria, Virginia., working primarily with adolescents. Diane’s background in psychology and her ...

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