|aGirl in the arena : |ba novel containing intense prolonged sequences of disaster and peril / |cLise Haines.
|a1st U.S. ed.
|aNew York : |bBloomsbury, |c2009
|a324 p. ; |c21cm.
|aIn Massachusetts, eighteen-year-old Lyn, who has grown up in the public eye as the daughter of seven gladiators, wants nothing less than to follow her mother's path, but her only way of avoiding marriage to the warrior who killed her last stepfather may be to face him in the arena.