Don’t miss this timely contemporary young adult novel from Alex Flinn, the #1 New York Times bestselling author of Beastly, about a teenage boy’s struggle to. It was only a slap. Well, maybe more than one. And maybe Nick used his fist at the end when the anger got out of control. But his girlfriend Caitlin deserved. Look for Diva, the sequel to Breathing Underwater. Breathing Underwater’s Honors and Awards “Alex Flinn is not yet a staple of young adult literature.

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It takes you on a journey inside the mind of Nick Andreas a 16 year old, who grows up in an upper-class neighborhood in Miami FL. Gradually, he begins to recognize his own responsibility in how events played out “Somehow, when I see it on paper, it becomes more real than when it’s just in my head”.

Explore the Home Gift Guide. They don’t know the whole story between him and Caitlin.

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Wonderful audiobook narration by Jon Cryer. I also learned about why someone might stay in an abusive relationship.

Ninth Grade Slays 2. This book was a quick read, but I did have to take a break and put it down for a few minutes at some points because it does get pretty intense and it brought back a lot of unpleasant memories for me.


If there’s one thing I must say about this novel, it’s that every teenager should read thisboy or girl. At least not with Breathing Underwater. The only place where this book failed was it felt a little too impersonal.

I based the breathinb on my experiences interning with the State Attorney’s Office and volunteering with battered women. So Breatying apologize in Telling her that stuff was a mistake.

Mar 12, MaKaylin Sulser rated it really liked it. In my mind, I am still years-old, running laps on the athletic field, wearing this really baggy white gymsuit.

It seemed to “wrapped in a pretty package” to me and I think that high schoolers will see right through it. A Kiss in Time. This is a book for all girls who have overbearing boyfriends or breathin potential to date someone with “trouble” and bad boy written on them.

I could kill it if I wanted.

I’m quite sure there are plenty of books like this, maybe even written better, however. I was so excited for the ending the whole time, because I undetwater to see what happened to the couple.

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I found it really interesting how Nick was shown the error of his ways by writing it down. So folks, that is my initial gut reaction of this book. I understand from a friends review that the author was compelled to write this story after working with battered women and children.


He also has to deal with the anger management classes including the teacher, his peers and himself.

Breathing Underwater (Breathing Underwater, #1) by Alex Flinn

Even after it ends, the issues that it brings to light stick with you and make you think about all brdathing persons involved in the unfolding events. Some people complain about happy endings, but this book’s ending was bitter sweet, not completely happy. It was extremely interesting to know the whole story in Nick’s point of view as well as learn how it affects his future and everyday life.

Brown benches, like church pews, face the witness stand. She was hurt and Nick did everything in his power to make her feel inferior to him. I found myself having empathy for the main character even though he unnderwater made large mistakes. It is called Diva. He is sentenced to take a class on anger management and write his version of the story in a journal every day.

I alx I must have nodded or something because, from that point on, every poem I ever wrote in school was submitted to Highlights or Cricket magazine.