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The high notes / Danielle Steel.


A young woman with an unforgettable voice fights for the freedom to pursue her dreams. Iris Cooper has been singing ever since she can remember, hitting the high notes like no one else. When she is twelve, her father convinces the owner of a bar in Lake City, Texas, to let her perform, and she stuns the audience. In the ensuing years, never staying anywhere for long, father and daughter move from one dusty town to the next, her passion for music growing every time she takes the mike in another roadhouse. But it is not an easy life for Iris with her father in charge and using her income to pay for gambling, women, and booze. When she starts to tour at age eighteen, she takes on a real manager. Yet he exploits her too, and the singers and musicians she tours with are really the only family she has. It is they who give Iris the courage to finally fly free, leave the tour, and follow her dreams. After years of enduring the hardships of the road, exploitation, and abuse to do what she loves, Iris’s big chance comes as her talent soars. But at the top at last, Iris still has to fight every step of the way. -- Provided by publisher.

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781984821744
  • Physical Description: 239 pages ; 25 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Delacorte Press, [2022]
Subject: Singers > Fiction
Exploitation > Fiction
Fame > Fiction
Country musicians > Fiction
Women country musicians > Fiction
Fathers and daughters > Fiction
Genre: Domestic fiction.
Romance fiction.

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  • 3 of 11 copies available at Consortium of Ohio Libraries. (Show)
  • 0 of 1 copy available at Galion Library.


  • 5 current holds with 11 total copies.
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Galion Library FIC STEE (Text)
Digital Bookplate: Donated by Cindy Hart, Linda Kidwell, Katie Roesch, Connie Stanek and Vee Tyree in memory of Maralee Frost
35920505776086 Adult Fiction Checked out 12/13/2022

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