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Old Favorite Gets a New Cover!

It's really no surprise that I adore certain books. I mean, I'm always talking about them and all. While I was in Barnes and Noble today, I noticed that some of my favorites have NEW covers. Some of these I've known about, but I haven't actually seen them in person. I must say, I am impressed. Hopefully some of these books will get more attention now that they are more visually appealing.

Here's my favorite from today: Breathing Underwater by Alex Flinn. If you haven't read this book, you really should. It is fantastic. AND it's told from the boy's point of view, which seems to be hard to find in YA books lately.

Breathing Underwater
new cover.
Old cover.


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Product Details

Reading level: Young Adult
Paperback: 192 pages
Publisher: Square Fish (August 21, 2007)
ISBN-10: 9780312369828
Source: My personal book


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