Frozen Teardrop: The Tragedy and Triumph of Figure Skating's Queen of Spin

Frozen Teardrop: The Tragedy and Triumph of Figure Skating's Queen of Spin

by Lucinda Ruh
     
 

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Frozen Teardrop is the autobiographical account of one of the most beloved and controversial personalities in the history of figure skating. In this straight-forward memoir, Lucinda Ruh takes her readers through the harsh and painful realities of the figure-skating world while exposing the never-before-released details of her own private pain and suffering which

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Frozen Teardrop is the autobiographical account of one of the most beloved and controversial personalities in the history of figure skating. In this straight-forward memoir, Lucinda Ruh takes her readers through the harsh and painful realities of the figure-skating world while exposing the never-before-released details of her own private pain and suffering which would ultimately turn this Guinness-listed international icon into a bed-ridden, suicidal, starved, agoraphobic and terrified young woman. Frozen Teardrop is a true-life tale of beauty, refinement, genius, and skill contrasted against the cut-throat starkness of world figure-skating competition in its bleakest, most tortuous, most mind-warping moments—as seen through the eyes of a developing young prodigy whose personal life would harbor its own menagerie of horrors, secrets, and personal violations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781590792131
Publisher:
Midpoint Trade Books, Incorporated
Publication date:
11/15/2011
Pages:
272
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)

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