Learning to Breathe by Janice Lynn Mather
Sixteen-year-old Indy struggles to conceal her pregnancy while searching for a place to belong in this stunning debut novel that’s perfect for fans of Amber Smith and Sara Zarr.
Indira Ferguson has done her best to live by her Grammy’s rules—study hard in school, be respectful, and never let a boy take advantage of her. But it hasn’t always been easy, especially living in her mother’s shadow.
When Indy is sent to stay in Nassau, trouble follows her and she must hide an unwanted pregnancy from her aunt, who would rather throw Indy out onto the street than see the truth. Completely broke with only a hand-me-down pregnancy book as a resource, Indy desperately looks for a safe space to call home.
After stumbling upon a yoga retreat, she wonders if she’s found that place. But Indy is about to discover that home is much bigger than just four walls and a roof—it’s about the people she chooses to share it with.
- Publisher : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers (June 26, 2018)
- Language : English
- Hardcover : 336 pages
- ISBN-10 : 1534406018
- ISBN-13 : 978-1534406018
- Item Weight : 15.2 ounces
- Dimensions : 5.5 x 1.1 x 8.25 inches