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Take a deep breath. The sequel to Sarah Crossan’s heart-pounding, thought- provoking, breath-taking Breathe is here! To refresh your memory. Three teens will leave everything they know behind in Sarah Crossan’s National Book Award Finalist Kathleen Duey called Breathe “An amazing story!. The world has no air. If you want to survive, you pay to breathe. But what if you can’t? And what if you think everything could be different? Three teens wil.

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Mijn complete recensie lees je op Oog op de Toekomst. Horror authors can write paranormal books. Adding in a conspiracy element based on the production of oxygen was a nice touch. And that’s where my affection towards this girl ends. To say that I was underwhelmed and disappointed by this book, in retrospect, is an understatement.

The male best friend always falls in love with someone new and foreign to him.

Breathe by Sarah Crossan – review | Books | The Guardian

Get breafhe now Searching for streaming and purchasing options To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. There are 3 main characters. The world isn’t shaky, I pictured it well in my mind but I have a problem with The Shift. Let me just explain it to you and see for yourselves.


Everything is run by the Ministry, and the Ministry watches everyone. In a world with no trees, no air, no truth I really enjoyed this book and shall definitely be on the look out for the next in the series.

She graduated with a degree in Philosophy and Literature before training as an English and Drama teacher at Cambridge University and worked to promote creative writing in schools before leaving teaching to write full time. There wasn’t a whole lot of character development through out the novel, so if you’re looking for fully developed characters in this novel, then it isn’t for you.

The infrequent language and minimal sexual content will prove unobjectionable to most teen readers. Ever since the Switch, when the oxygen levels plummeted and most of humanity died, the survivors have been protected in glass domes full of manufactured air.

It just caught my interest immediately. And I’m looking forward to the next book in the series.

Alina’s a revolutionary who believes breate Resistance can save the environment, can break free, and she’s on her first mission. Brrathe warming has devastated the entire planet, and oxygen levels are at an all time low.

He’s adorably dense and constantly misses what’s right in front of him. How is that possible if there’s not even enough Oxygen to breathe, if there are no plants to produce the Oxygen?


There are good, nice people and they might do something for a good cause, but that does not mean that they are the ‘good’ guys because everyone in their mind is ‘good’ and ‘right’.

Quinn starts out as a well-meaning but naive and indulged Premium. I also found the whole plot and style of writing quite weird and sometimes far-fetched. There IS a love triangle. If you want to survive, you pay to breathe.

Breathe by Sarah Crossan – review

I’m sorry, but I could not stand him. While I think it was a tad underdeveloped in the novel, I also believe that it should be given the benefit of the doubt.

Categories Fiction Non-fiction Children’s books Authors. She’s rude cdossan people, and later, even though she begins to start feeling for them, she’s still kind of stony. User Reviews Parents say Kids say. As they journey through the ruins, Quinn and Bea realize that their life in the pod is a lie.