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Marie: An Invitation to Dance France, 1775 (Girlhood Journeys)
Marie lives for her dance lessons with Gabrielle and dreams of becoming a ballerina, but without a rich patron to pay for more lessons, she knows that her dream will never come true. She tries to be like her happy-go-lucky friend Joelle and go along with her parents' plans to send her to a convent to learn homemaking skills and prepare for her eventual marriage, but she knows that it will break her heart. Instead, she turns to Prudence, an artist who has...