The Lord of the Dance Author:Judy Allen All Mike ever wanted was to fit in, but it was as if her were wrapped in with plastic and couldn't make contact with people. Even Ben and Ziggy, supposedly his friends, treated him like something to push around. — Inside his head Mike shouted, "I can't stand it much longer! Please don't let me always be outside everything!" — It was a silent screa... more »m no one possibly could have heard. But impossibly, deep in the heart of things, somebody heard it.
When it came time for Ziggy and Ben and Mike to choose the one among them with the conceit, the most humility, Ziggy and Ben knew the answer in a minute.
And so Mike was chosen.
Chosen for what?
Judy Allen's fascinating novel skillfully blends reality with fantasy as it follows a young man's search for and attempt to understand his place in life, his role in the Dance.« less