How long could you get away with living a double life?
With her mother ill, it's up to fifteen-year-old Ruby Jacinski to support her family. Which is tough going in 1941 Chicago...until she falls head over heels for the neighborhood bad boy, Paulie. Soon, Ruby has a job dancing with lonely men, making more money than she ever dreamed. Now all she has to do is figure out how Paulie feels about herplus keep him and the dancing a secret from her family. But secrets and bad boys are both hard to keep...
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Ten Cents a Dance / Christine Fletcher / Bloomsbury Children's Books
Price: $8.99 / ISBN: 978-1599904627 / Published: March, 2010
Ages 14 & up / Paperback / YA fiction