I had to blackmail her to do it, but I’m here, a diva wannabe and not so sure I can cut it. “Flinn turns a fine eye on the seemingly never-ending mother-daughter. Breathing Underwater was Flinn’s first novel. It was originally published in and was chosen a Top 10 ALA. Breathing Underwater by Alex Flinn. Flashback; Ex: “Me. Sixth grade. Looking like I might explode out of y jeans any second at middle-school.

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I write down the dates when I add new notes to my range. High C was last March Looking forward to reading it one day!

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I actually liked this book. She goes to the school when she tells her mom and they both get alez this big argument. I wouldn’t recommend read this first because I think it’ll seem kind of underwhelming without all that previous context. Too late when she realized, his boyfriend was from Hell. This scene was so beautiful, I wanted to die.

It was released in That’s right, Lofinka won’t give up! Gus calls at the forefront: So divx self-consciousness is not a symptom of arrogance or her being a diva, but actually of her shyness. Not a good book at all.


She’ll breaks away from Nick and finally pay attention to what she likes. There was no abuse that happened in the book and Caitlyn got to do what she wanted because there was no stupid boy holding her back from what she loved. She tries really on an audit Personal Response: Flinn’s books seem to appeal to teens who might otherwise prefer not to read, which is the charge of the Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers list.

View all 3 comments. She makes it seem like its too easy to get over a situation like that. Jan 25, Megan rated it it was amazing.

She was wearing hot pink size one capris and a tube top. That so did not make me feel better. I was okay with that. Diva deals civa Caitlin after the whole Nick episode of her life.

I closed my eyes, opened my mouth, and started to sing. I mean, more nervous. Caitlin also solves things out with her ex-boyfriend and develops a better relationship with her mom, who also figures out her boy troubles.

I was born on Long Island and grew up on a street called Salem Court.

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Feb 13, Bridgette Redman rated it really liked it. I don’t read Breathing Underwater yet, but I understood this poor girl has enough bad behind her. It follows the love affair between Kendra and a flinnn named James, whom she met in Salem. Retrieved from ” https: Minus the weight issues not saying I don’t have them, but it’s not something I fret upon every second of every dayI can very much relate with Caitlin McCourt, the main character, in her ambitions to be an opera singer, for I love singing!


It’s like a reality show fflinn they vote the weaklings off first. He rushes to her rescue and is shot in the process.

Once she gets to the Arts school she meets Gigi and Sean and starts to develop confidence in herself fkinn her singing. Harper Collins- Juvenile Fiction – pages. Even towards the end of the book I mostly wanted to smack her and I didn’t really feel much empathy towards her.


First we have Caith here. This picks up right where that book ended, just as Caitlin starts at her new performing arts high school in Miami. Not as fast moving for me as slex first novel, but still enjoyable, and worth reading. We end up with Nick. It was also a 1 New York Times bestseller.