Want to Read saving…. It taught me that trust in oneself, once broken, is hard to fix if you don't believe you can do it. I'd love to read a thoughtful, feminist exploration of a girl in denial of her sexuality, her pregnancy, her labor and childbirth. Two stars because I see the effort the author made, I just think she may need a lesson in subtlety.
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A few reviews I've read have had issues with AFTER's ending, and without creating a spoiler, let me say that I did not find it to be weird or out of line at all.
That was a huge part of why I was expecting this afterr to fail: At 15, Devon Sky Davenport was a high school soccer star, she volunteered with youth soccer and held one-on-one training sessions with young players, she worked as a babysitter, and she maintained top grades and took honors classes. Tetapi memaafkan diri sendiri itu yang paling penting.
The chapters are pretty small Estimated about …more Im pretty sure there is about pages, its sfaw a few weeks since I've personally read the book. She was 5'8 slim, athletic!! Finally, the end was a joke. I'm sure this happens, but for me it is not something I can truly grasp.
Children's Book Review: After by Amy Efaw, Author . Viking $ (p) ISBN
Little, if any, character development, irritating pacing, and extremely repetitive storytelling. Jul 05, Lake rated it did not like it. Check out my Youtube channel: Four Years at West Point Paperback. While canvasing the wfter building looking for information about the abandoned baby, a police officer finds his way to Devon's door. They changed so often during the story that I'm still not This was an extremely eaw book to listen to. Top Reviews Most recent Top Reviews.
Oct 16, Ashleigh rated it did not like it Shelves: And that alone so far exceeded my expectations that I've actually gone ahead rated this 5 stars and added it to my keepers shelf. To ask other readers questions about Afterplease sign up. Devon eventually does win the right to be tried in the juvenile system, and the legal proceedings leading up to that decision are really detailed and interesting.
Product details Hardcover Publisher: The author skillfully makes the reader understand how an intelligent, athletic young woman could delude herself and try to continue her normal high school life during pregnancy. Clearly, this was a teen in deep need of psychiatric care, and it would have been stronger novel had it focused on that aspect and showed her coming to a clear understanding sfter what really happened to her.
After by Amy Efaw
And Devon gets pregnant. She is Devon's lawyer.
Especially when she arrived in juvenile detention, she was so judgmental especially when it came to other girls. Soon the connection is made?
I mean, who wants to read the first-person account of a woman, or teen, who threw her baby away? If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?
Aug 11, Pages Young Adult Buy. Too much time was spent in Devon's head, getting her to remember and not enough time establishing her as a person who would do what she did at the close. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.
AmazonGlobal Ship Orders Internationally. Di depan cover versi Gramedia Pustaka Utama tertulis Kisah emosional tentang penyangkalan dan memaafkan diri sendiri. She could've gone on as it was and taken the gift she'd been given. Any chance making a second book??