Talking Figure Skating: Behind the Scenes in the World's Most Glamorous Sport

Talking Figure Skating: Behind the Scenes in the World's Most Glamorous Sport - Beverley Smith Not a series of fairly short attributed quotes, like Steve Milton's "Skate Talk" of the same year, but a cohesive analysis. Easiest summary is to give the chapter titles: "And God Created Parents"; "A Master at Work: Bootmaker for the Stars"; "Coaches: the Guiding Force"; "Powdered Sugar: Makeup on Ice"; "Judges: In the Hot Seats"; "Music: The Speech of Angels"; "The Magic Floor: The Choreographer's Workplace"; "A Whole New World: Backstage with Disney on Ice"; "The Inner Life: A Psychologist's View"; "Of Bunions and Sore Knees"; "Fanfare" [skating fans:]; "Gary Beacom: Read at Your Own Risk".