Fragile Lives

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Fragile Lives

By Jane Adams

Severn House Publishers, Hardcover, 9780727866806, 203pp.

Publication Date: December 1, 2008

An epic of magic and intrigue - This is the story of Tonina. She came from the sea, found floating in a basket by a childless couple. Unlike the fellow villagers in her adoptive home, she is tall, lean and light-skinned. When she turns nineteen, her parents know they must send her back to her people. And here is where Toninas tale of survival and sacrifice, of luck, magic, intrigue, danger, romance and betrayal begins . . .

About the Author
Jane Adams has performed on Broadway in "An Inspector Calls" (Tony and Drama Desk Award) "Match, Enchanted April, I Hate Hamlet" (Outer Critics Circle, Theatre World/Clarence Derwent Award, Drama Desk Nomination) and "The Crucible." Her films include "Lemony Snickett: A Series of Unfortunate Events, The Eternal Sunshine of the Spotless Mind, Wonder Boys, Happiness, " and "Mrs. Parker and the Vicious Circle." She has appeared on television on "Frasier, Relativity" and "Citizen Baines."