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Radiant Days

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Radiant Days

It is 1978. Merle is in her first year at the Corcoran School of Art, catapulted from her impoverished Appalachian upbringing into a sophisticated, dissipated art scene. It is also 1870. The teenage poet Arthur Rimbaud is on the verge of breaking through to the images and voice that will make his name. The meshed power of words and art thins the boundaries between the present and the past --- and allows these two troubled, brilliant artists to enter each other's worlds. Radiant Days is a peerless follow --- up to Elizabeth Hand's unforgettable, multiplestarred ILLYRIA.

Radiant Days
by Elizabeth Hand

  • Publication Date: April 12, 2012
  • Genres: Fiction, Historical Fiction
  • Hardcover: 272 pages
  • Publisher: Viking Juvenile
  • ISBN-10: 0670011355
  • ISBN-13: 9780670011353