April 18th, 2014

Golden Hair

The Tightrope Walker

The Tightrope Walker by Dorothy Gilman

The narrator of this novel, having had a wretched childhood and being left shy and bewildered and prone to nightmares, is trying to pull her life together.  During the course of this, she discovers that an antique shop is for sale, and buys it with her inheritance.  In the course of looking over the stock, she finds a note jammed in one item.

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