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  • Published: 27 February 2013
  • ISBN: 9780141348445
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 544
  • RRP: $19.99

Reason To Breathe


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In a town where people worry about what they're seen in and who they're seen with, Emma Thomas doesn't want to be seen at all. She's more concerned with . . .

A passionate love. A brutal betrayal. Unwavering hope.
An incredible novel that will leave readers breathless and desperate for more.

In a town where most people worry about what to be seen in and who to be seen with, Emma Thomas would rather not be seen at all. She's more concerned with feigning perfection, pulling down her sleeves to conceal the bruises. Emma doesn't want anyone to know how far from perfect her life truly is.
When Emma unexpectedly finds love, it challenges her to recognize her own worth - but at the risk of revealing the terrible secret she's desperate to hide.
%%%A passionate love. A brutal betrayal. Unwavering hope.



An incredible novel that will leave readers breathless and desperate for more.





In a town where most people worry about what to be seen in and who to be seen with, Emma Thomas would rather not be seen at all. She's more concerned with feigning perfection, pulling down her sleeves to conceal the bruises. Emma doesn't want anyone to know how far from perfect her life truly is.



When Emma unexpectedly finds love, it challenges her to recognize her own worth - but at the risk of revealing the terrible secret she's desperate to hide.

  • Pub date: 27 February 2013
  • ISBN: 9780141348445
  • Imprint: Puffin
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 544
  • RRP: $19.99

About the Author

Rebecca Donovan

Rebecca Donovan is a USA Today bestselling author and has been a writer for most of her life, but has just recently been deemed an author. Her debut novels, Reason to Breathe and the follow-up Barely Breathing, have resonated with readers around the world. Rebecca is currently working on the third and final instalment of the Breathing series, Out of Breath. She graduated from the University of Missouri-Columbia and currently lives in a small town in Massachusetts. 

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