Girl in the arena : a novel containing intense prolonged sequences of disaster and peril / Lise Haines.
Author: Haines, Lise.
Edition: 1st U.S. ed.
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2009.
Description: 324 p. ; 21 cm.
Subject: Gladiators Juvenile fiction.
Marriage Juvenile fiction.
Sex role Juvenile fiction.
Fame Juvenile fiction.
People with mental disabilities Juvenile fiction.
Family Massachusetts Juvenile fiction.
Sex role Fiction.
People with mental disabilities Fiction.
Family life Massachusetts Fiction.
Massachusetts Juvenile fiction.
Summary: In Massachusetts, eighteen-year-old Lyn, who has grown up in the public eye as the daughter of seven gladiators, wants nothing less than to follow her mother's path, but her only way of avoiding marriage to the warrior who killed her last stepfather may be to face him in the arena.