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Harley in the Sky

Author: Akemi Dawn Bowman
Publisher: New York : Simon Pulse, 2020.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
The Greatest Showman meets This Is Us by way of Sarah Dessen in this heart-wrenching, hopeful contemporary novel about a multiracial teen who risks it all to follow her dreams by joining the circus, from the critically acclaimed author of Starfish. Harley Milano has dreamed of becoming a trapeze artist for as long as she can remember. With parents who run a famous circus in Las Vegas, she spends almost every night  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Fiction
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Bowman, Akemi Dawn
Harley in the Sky
New York : Simon Pulse,c2020
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Akemi Dawn Bowman
ISBN: 9781534437142 1534437142
OCLC Number: 1129191294
Notes: Description based upon print version of record.
Description: 1 online resource (250 p.)
Contents: Intro --
Title Page --
Dedication --
Chapter One --
Chapter Two --
Chapter Three --
Chapter Four --
Chapter Five --
Chapter Six --
Chapter Seven --
Chapter Eight --
Phoenix, Arizona: August-Week 1 --
Chapter Nine --
Chapter Ten --
Chapter Eleven --
Chapter Twelve --
Chapter Thirteen --
Chapter Fourteen --
Chapter Fifteen --
Chapter Sixteen --
Chapter Seventeen --
Chapter Eighteen --
Albuquerque, New Mexico: August-Week 2 --
Chapter Nineteen --
Chapter Twenty --
Chapter Twenty-One --
El Paso, Texas: September-Week 3 --
Amarillo, Texas: September-Week 4 Oklahoma City, Oklahoma: September-Week 5 --
Chapter Twenty-Two --
Chapter Twenty-Three --
Little Rock, Arkansas: September-Week 6 --
Chapter Twenty-Four --
Chapter Twenty-Five --
Chapter Twenty-Six --
Shreveport, Louisiana: October-Week 7 --
Chapter Twenty-Seven --
Chapter Twenty-Eight --
Chapter Twenty-Nine --
Chapter Thirty --
New Orleans, Louisiana: October-Week 8 --
Chapter Thirty-One --
Chapter Thirty-Two --
Chapter Thirty-Three --
Mobile, Alabama: October-Week 9 --
Chapter Thirty-Four --
Chapter Thirty-Five --
Chapter Thirty-Six --
Chapter Thirty-Seven --
Chapter Thirty-Eight Tallahassee, Florida: October-Week 10 --
Chapter Thirty-Nine --
Chapter Forty --
Chapter Forty-One --
Chapter Forty-Two --
Chapter Forty-Three --
Savannah, Georgia: October-Week 11 --
Chapter Forty-Four --
Charleston, South Carolina: November-Week 12 --
Chapter Forty-Five --
Chapter Forty-Six --
Chapter Forty-Seven --
Chapter Forty-Eight --
Chapter Forty-Nine --
Chapter Fifty --
Chapter Fifty-One --
Chapter Fifty-Two --
Charlotte, North Carolina: November-Week 13 --
Chapter Fifty-Three --
Chapter Fifty-Four --
Chapter Fifty-Five --
Chapter Fifty-Six --
Chapter Fifty-Seven --
Chapter Fifty-Eight Nashville, Tennessee: November-Week 14 --
Chapter Fifty-Nine --
Chapter Sixty --
Chapter Sixty-One --
Chapter Sixty-Two --
Las Vegas, Nevada: November --
Week 14 --
Chapter Sixty-Three --
Chapter Sixty-Four --
Chapter Sixty-Five --
Chapter Sixty-Six --
Chapter Sixty-Seven --
Chapter Sixty-Eight --
Chapter Sixty-Nine --
Chapter Seventy --
Chapter Seventy-One --
Chapter Seventy-Two --
Chapter Seventy-Three --
Six Months Later --
Chapter Seventy-Four --
Acknowledgments --
About the Author --
Copyright

Abstract:

The Greatest Showman meets This Is Us by way of Sarah Dessen in this heart-wrenching, hopeful contemporary novel about a multiracial teen who risks it all to follow her dreams by joining the circus, from the critically acclaimed author of Starfish. Harley Milano has dreamed of becoming a trapeze artist for as long as she can remember. With parents who run a famous circus in Las Vegas, she spends almost every night in the big top watching their lead aerialist perform, wishing with all her heart and soul that she would be up there herself one day. After a huge fight with her parents, who continue to insist she go to school instead, Harley leaves home, betrays her family, and joins the rival traveling circus Maison du MystEre. There, she is thrust into a world that is both brutal and beautiful, where she learns the value of hard work, passion, and collaboration. At the same time, Harley must come to terms with the truth of her family and her past'and reckon with the sacrifices she made and the people she hurt in order to follow her dreams. From award-winning author Akemi Dawn Bowman comes a luminous, unforgettable examination of love, loyalty, and the hard choices we must make to find where we truly belong.

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