In her new book, A Year of Dancing Dangerously, Lydia Raurell takes us on a whirlwind adventure through the world of pro-am ballroom dancing. At 51, Lydia decided to answer a small dance studio's ad in her local paper. Within one year, she reigned atop the national leader board—a first for a newcomer. Click the video below to watch Lydia tell her inspiring story and see clips of her ballroom dancing.
Full-color photographs document Lydia's journey through the glitz and glam, the sequins, sweat and tears, making this intimate and up-close memoir a perfect gift this Holiday season.