Savannah would be happy spending the summer working at the library and reading. But then she meets Jackson, who Savannah’s convinced is the one. At first. and her wonderful debut BREATHING should have made a stop here months back. Cheryl Renée Herbsman lives in Northern California with. Book: Breathing by Cheryl Renee Herbsman Rating: 5 Stars Summary: Savannah would be happy to spend the summer in her coastal Carolina.
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Sep 07, Samantha rated it liked it. But Savannah sometimes needed to grow a bit more—act breatging mature. The word condom is used once, but no description of what it is or its use.
At times she got a bit whiny and fake, but overall she was genuine.
The story itself is good, and it probably will be for others but it was just hampered by other factors for me. He was neither gentlemanly nor respectful, but he did have moments of win.
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I can relate to it wholesomely. Jackson was much more interesting because he was not defined entirely by the relationship. Once they lock eyes, she’s convinced he’s the one – her true love, her soul mate, a boy different from all the rest.
Rende manages to be stubborn, strong, shy, innocent, brave and filled with love for her family and for Jackson. By reading the summary, I expected Jackson to dump her after being uncertain about returning to her. Another thing is she has finally found someone who she can share her dreams with.
I do think it probably deserves some of the attention a lot of its YA counterparts are getting, and considering it’s Herbsman’s first novel, Renwe think it deserves a chance. Heard it all before, right? Hardcoverpages. Breathing will be available on April 16 or you can pre-order it here. The Search for TK. Breathing was a very cute, quick and fun read.
BREATHING by Cheryl Renee Herbsman
And the author portrayed it in cgeryl beautiful fashion by creating a scenario where one boy can bring you all closer. Breathing by Cheryl Renee Herbsman Rating: Looking for More Great Reads? Shine of the Silver Dragon: There are consequences to breaking rules, curf This was a really nice book, very real to life about a teen from a broken home who finds a summer romance.
I was disappointed in the over stylized southern accent used. Sure, teens may all hide it, but in the end we truly do love our ccheryl. This is a wonderful, refreshing debut novel about first love and growing up. I live near the setting of this book and people do not fenee like that here. Please try again later. The transition scenes were iffy and abrupt at points.
Her free time circles around him even though he was not there—finding him jobs, phoning him constantly. The Disturbed Girl’s Dictionary. Give The Dark My Love. Savannah would be happy to spend the summer in her coastal Carolina town working at the library and lying in a hammock reading her beloved romance novels.
Reader reviewed by Kelsey Breathing is a young adult book based in the South where Savannah finds Jackson. It amazes me sometimes. I have also never read a novel with such an interesting twist on Southern culture.
A southern girl falling in love for the first time? But when Jackson is called away to help his family, Savannah has to learn to breathe on her own, both literally and figuratively.
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But Savannah sometimes needed to grow a bit moreact more mature. I really, really wanted to care about them, but it was hard for me to do so. Tales from the Reneee City.
To ask other readers questions about Breathingplease sign up. I felt like Breaathing just came back from a southern beach side getaway. In one scene a church camp boy the family is hosting wakes the girl up and is standing naked and she screams, but no descriptions are given just says he was naked.
Savannah would be happy spending the summer working at the library and reading. He held Savannah together, he held her whole world together and at first it was sweet and thoughtful, but after a while it seemed like he was just trying bresthing keep Savannah happy.