Download Breathless by Jessica Warman PDF

By Jessica Warman

Whilst Katie Kitrell is distributed off to boarding college by means of her far away father and overbearing mom, it doesn't take her lengthy to turn into a part of the It Crowd. She's clever, she's adorable, and she's an Olympic-bound swimmer who has a first-class price tag to any Ivy League tuition of her selection. yet what her new neighbors, roommate, and boyfriend don't understand is that Katie is swimming clear of her previous, and from the schizophrenic older brother, Will, who won't allow her pass. As Katie's famous person rises, her brother descends deeper into madness. And while he does the unthinkable, it's all Katie can do to maintain her head above water. A semi-autobiographical novel of affection, lies, and the binds that bind.

Show description

Read Online or Download Breathless PDF

Similar young adult fiction books


What wouldn't it be prefer to stroll into your front room and notice acomplete stranger who says she's your mom? Dizzy hasn't visible hurricane considering the fact that she walked out on her and her dad 8 years in the past, yet the following she is, a hippie-crunchy earth mom, come to have fun Dizzy's 12th birthday and to persuade Dizzy's dad to enable her come away for the summer season. A dream is coming real correct ahead of Dizzy's eyes and because the thoughts begin flooding again, Dizzy is aware she desires to spend as a lot time along with her mum as she will. So the 2 thieve off earlier than sunrise into the wild global of communes, hippies, out-door fairs, soiled fingernails and fun!

As the weeks cross, Dizzy begins to think issues she's by no means felt prior to. She meets Finn, who offers her her first kiss-and Mouse, who's just like the little brother she by no means had. This existence is so diverse from the only again at domestic. Which lifestyles is the correct one for Dizzy? no longer seeing that Sharon Creech has this kind of hot, clean, incredible voice emerged for this age workforce. Viking is proud to welcome the proficient voice of Cathy Cassidy.

I'm Not Her

Brainy Tess Smith is the more youthful sibling of the gorgeous, renowned, volleyball-scholarship-bound Kristina. whilst Kristina is clinically determined with bone melanoma, it significantly adjustments either sisters' lives. occasionally the issues that annoy us the main approximately our siblings are those we'd leave out the main if we misplaced them.

Among the Dolls

A depressing awakening . . .

When her mom and dad supply her a depressing previous dollhouse for her birthday rather than the 10 velocity motorcycle she's awaiting, Vicky is disillusioned. yet she quickly turns into desirous about the small shadowy international and its population. The hours she spends twiddling with the dolls is an efficient solution to break out from her parents's arguments. As Vicky's lifestyles turns into extra bothered, she starts off to take out her frustration at the dolls, making their lives as unsatisfied as hers.

Then someday, Vicky wakes up contained in the dollhouse, trapped one of the monsters she's created. Bewildered, Vicky is certain she's dreaming. Can she locate her manner out of this nightmare global?


Velveteen Monroe is lifeless. At sixteen, she used to be abducted and murdered by means of a madman named Bonesaw. yet that’s no longer the problem.

The challenge is she landed in purgatory. And whereas it’s no longer a fiery inferno, it’s definitely no heaven. It’s grey, ashen, and crumbling a growing number of by means of the day, and everybody has a task to do. Which doesn’t go away Velveteen a lot time to do something approximately what’s quite on her mind.


Velveteen aches to bring the bloody punishment her killer merits. And she’s found out simply tips on how to do it. She’ll hang-out him for the remainder of his days.

It’ll be brutal. .. and awesome.

But crossing the divide among the dwelling and the lifeless has devastating outcomes. Velveteen’s obsessive haunting cracks the principles of purgatory and jeopardizes her very soul. A danger she’s prepared to take—except destiny has simply given her cause to stay round: an unreasonably sizzling and entirely off-limits coworker.

Velveteen can’t aid herself by way of breaking principles. .. or getting revenge. and he or she simply may be offended sufficient to take everybody down along with her.

Additional resources for Breathless

Sample text

On this occasion, I will not call the police to press charges, 60 but you’re both banned from this shop. ’ The compromise hangs in the air between us. I catch Cat’s eye and she gives me a quick nod. ‘OK,’ I agree. ’ I protest. Three Strands raises an eyebrow and I quickly shut up. This is the best offer I’m going to get and I’d better take it, or prepare for a bit of finger-painting on a police file. Cat is getting her purse out. ‘I’ll lend it you,’ she offers. Yeah, too right. It’s her fault I’m here in the first place.

My second thought is: Oh shit. I’m in trouble, here. I don’t like the look on his face. I saw him earlier, actually, and thought he was some kind of pervert. He kept looking across at me from behind the mascara stand and at one point I’d thought he was going to open up his raincoat and give me a flash of the shop’s biggest bargain – I don’t think. Then he disappeared and I didn’t give him a second thought. Till now. It slowly dawns on me that he isn’t a pervert. Well, he might be in his spare time for all I know, but it’s not his day job.

The bubbles boil more fiercely. ’ I grumble. They both turn to look at me. ‘I mean, can you honestly blame me for not wanting to be in this house? ’ Mum’s jaw drops open. Dad blinks at me. ‘Let me tell you. It’s horrible. When you’re not scrapping like wild dogs, the atmosphere round here 50 is cold enough to give us all hypothermia. You’re so busy scoring points off each other, neither of you has noticed I exist for months. And then, when do you notice me? ’ Dad reaches a hand across the table towards me.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.31 of 5 – based on 14 votes