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Author Buchanan, Cathy Marie.

Title The painted girls / Cathy Marie Buchanan.

Publication Info. New York : Riverhead Books, 2013.
Location Call No. Status
 Nichols Adult Fiction  F BUCHANAN    DUE 08-07-21
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Description 357 pages ; 24 cm
Summary Paris, 1878, a time of change in artistic, cultural and societal values. After the death of their father, three sisters and their mother cannot live on the little she makes as a laundress. Two of the sisters find themselves entering the theater. Marie is drawn more and more into ballet, but her sister is tempted by other occupations available as a working woman.
Subject Sisters -- France -- Fiction.
Teenage girls -- Fiction.
Ballet dancers -- Fiction.
Artists' models -- Fiction.
Paris (France) -- History -- 1870-1940 -- Fiction.
Degas, Edgar, 1834-1917 -- Fiction.
Fathers -- Death -- Fiction.
Choice (Psychology) -- Fiction.
Man-woman relationships -- Fiction.
Interpersonal relations -- Fiction.
Genre Historical fiction.
ISBN 9781594486241
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