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The Flamenco Academy

Sarah Bird

Sarah Bird’s insightful, funny novels about love have won her high praise from critics and a loyal following. Booklist says she writes with “a voice that will resonate like a fine guitar.” Rae’s life falls apart when her father dies of cancer and her mother joins a religious cult. The only person who understands Rae is local bad girl Didi, who is experiencing a similar loss. Both girls fall in love with handsome flamenco guitarist TomAs Montenegro, whose aunt teaches at the university’s flamenco academy. Rae and Didi take the class and become obsessed with the dance. In time, their love triangle plays out on an international stage, when Rae, Didi, and TomAs becoming the rising stars of flamenco. Bird’s passionate and touching story will win her many new fans. Alyssa Bresnahan’s narration, as fluid as the flamenco dancing it chronicles, beautifully captures the nuances of this tale. “Bird delivers a story brimming with romance and visceral details of flamenco, its music and its history.”—Publishers Weekly

Sarah Bird’s insightful, funny novels about love have won her high praise from critics and a loyal following. Booklist says she writes with “a voice that will resonate like a fine guitar.” Rae’s life falls apart when her father dies of cancer and her mother joins a religious cult. The only person who understands Rae is local bad girl Didi, who is experiencing a similar loss. Both girls fall in love with handsome flamenco guitarist TomAs Montenegro, whose aunt teaches at the university’s flamenco academy. Rae and Didi take the class and become obsessed with the dance. In time, their love triangle plays out on an international stage, when Rae, Didi, and TomAs becoming the rising stars of flamenco. Bird’s passionate and touching story will win her many new fans. Alyssa Bresnahan’s narration, as fluid as the flamenco dancing it chronicles, beautifully captures the nuances of this tale. “Bird delivers a story brimming with romance and visceral details of flamenco, its music and its history.”—Publishers Weekly
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Genres:

Fiction

Description:

Sarah Bird’s insightful, funny novels about love have won her high praise from critics and a loyal following. Booklist says she writes with “a voice that will resonate like a fine guitar.” Rae’s life falls apart when her father dies of cancer and her mother joins a religious cult. The only person who understands Rae is local bad girl Didi, who is experiencing a similar loss. Both girls fall in love with handsome flamenco guitarist TomAs Montenegro, whose aunt teaches at the university’s flamenco academy. Rae and Didi take the class and become obsessed with the dance. In time, their love triangle plays out on an international stage, when Rae, Didi, and TomAs becoming the rising stars of flamenco. Bird’s passionate and touching story will win her many new fans. Alyssa Bresnahan’s narration, as fluid as the flamenco dancing it chronicles, beautifully captures the nuances of this tale. “Bird delivers a story brimming with romance and visceral details of flamenco, its music and its history.”—Publishers Weekly

Language:

English

Narrators:

Alyssa Bresnahan

Length:

18h 43m


Chapters

Introduction
Introduction

00:40


Chapter 1
Chapter 1

02:59


Chapter 2
Chapter 2

02:10


Chapter 3
Chapter 3

25:02


Chapter 4
Chapter 4

02:36


Chapter 5
Chapter 5

33:39


Chapter 6
Chapter 6

15:50


Chapter 7
Chapter 7

04:22


Chapter 8
Chapter 8

33:31


Chapter 9
Chapter 9

16:49


Chapter 10
Chapter 10

40:16


Chapter 11
Chapter 11

45:43


Chapter 12
Chapter 12

33:02


Chapter 13
Chapter 13

18:18


Chapter 14
Chapter 14

39:37


Chapter 15
Chapter 15

13:30


Chapter 16
Chapter 16

25:44


Chapter 17
Chapter 17

15:34


Chapter 18
Chapter 18

33:02


Chapter 19
Chapter 19

15:17


Chapter 20
Chapter 20

27:51


Chapter 21
Chapter 21

16:35


Chapter 22
Chapter 22

48:05


Chapter 23
Chapter 23

16:24


Chapter 24
Chapter 24

55:46


Chapter 25
Chapter 25

09:53


Chapter 26
Chapter 26

19:16


Chapter 27
Chapter 27

12:12


Chapter 28
Chapter 28

20:01


Chapter 29
Chapter 29

37:26


Chapter 30
Chapter 30

24:05


Chapter 31
Chapter 31

24:43


Chapter 32
Chapter 32

53:27


Chapter 33
Chapter 33

12:18


Chapter 34
Chapter 34

27:17


Chapter 35
Chapter 35

22:07


Chapter 36
Chapter 36

08:09


Chapter 37
Chapter 37

38:35


Chapter 38
Chapter 38

34:48


Chapter 39
Chapter 39

31:06


Chapter 40
Chapter 40

35:01


Chapter 41
Chapter 41

05:06


Chapter 42
Chapter 42

18:58


Chapter 43
Chapter 43

27:06


Chapter 44
Chapter 44

09:51


Chapter 45
Chapter 45

04:59


Chapter 46
Chapter 46

38:05


Chapter 47
Chapter 47

13:12


Chapter 48
Chapter 48

13:47