What is so wonderful about Julie Orringer’s How To Breathe Underwater is that there is a piece of each of us in all of the nine short stories.
Orringer’s passages through childhood and puberty are incredibly vivid and will register in your mind and jolt your own recall of life experiences exactly like those jumping from pages.
The message in How To Breathe Underwater comes from the hand of a gifted writer offering a combination of imagination and reality told through true to life characters whom we have all met at some point in our childhood and adolescence. You may even find yourself!
You will find Orringer’s How to Breathe Underwater so compelling that you will likely turn through all nine stories non-stop.