How to Breathe Underwater ~~ Julie Orringer


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How to Breathe Underwater by Julie Orringer
Nine brave, wise, and spellbinding stories make up this award-winning debut. In "When She is Old and I Am Famous" a young woman confronts the inscrutable power of her cousin's beauty. In "Note to Sixth-Grade Self" a band of popular girls exert their social power over an awkward outcast. In "Isabel Fish" fourteen-year-old Maddy learns to scuba dive in order to mend her family after a terrible accident. Alive with the victories, humiliations, and tragedies of youth, How to Breathe Underwater" "illuminates this powerful territory with striking grace and intelligence. Full Synopsis
About the Book
  • Published:
    Sep-2003 (Hardcover)
    Apr-2005 (Paperback)
  • Formats:
    Print / eBook
  • Pages:
    240
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