The Air You Breathe
ISBN: 0735210993
EAN13: 9780735210998
Language: English
Publication Date: Aug 21, 2018
Pages: 464
Dimensions: 1.16" H x 9" L x 6" W
Weight: 1.56 lbs.
Format: Hardcover
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A] glorious, glittery saga of friendship and loss. I read The Air You Breathe in two nights. (One might say I inhaled it.). --NPR

Echoes of Elena Ferrante resound in this sumptuous saga.--O, The Oprah Magazine

Enveloping.Peebles understands the shifting currents of female friendship, and she writes so vividly about samba that you close the book certain its heroine's voices must exist beyond the page. -People

The story of an intense female friendship fueled by affection, envy and pride--and each woman's fear that she would be nothing without the other.

Some friendships, like romance, have the feeling of fate.

Skinny, nine-year-old orphaned Dores is working in the kitchen of a sugar plantation in 1930s Brazil when in walks a girl who changes everything. Gra a, the spoiled daughter of a wealthy sugar baron, is clever, well fed, pretty, and thrillingly ill behaved. Born to wildly different worlds, Dores and Gra a quickly bond over shared mischief, and then, on a deeper level, over music.

One has a voice like a songbird; the other feels melodies in her soul and composes lyrics to match. Music will become their shared passion, the source of their partnership and their rivalry, and for each, the only way out of the life to which each was born. But only Read More chevron_right

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