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Breathe and count back from ten / by Natalia Sylvester.

Sylvester, Natalia, (author.).

"Verónica, a Peruvian-American teen with hip dysplasia, auditions to become a mermaid at a Central Florida theme park in the summer before her senior year, all while figuring out her first real boyfriend and how to feel safe in her own body" -- Provided by publisher.

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  • ISBN: 9780358536864
  • ISBN: 0358536863
  • Physical Description: 346 pages ; 22 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York, NY : Clarion Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, 2022.

Content descriptions

Awards Note:
Schneider Family Book Award honor book, 2023
Pura Belpre Young Adults Author honor book, 2023
Subject: Fathers and daughters > Fiction.
Peruvians > Fiction.
Hip joint > Dislocation, Congenital > Fiction.
Conduct of life > Fiction.
Teenagers > Fiction.
Families > Fiction.
Young adult fiction.
Florida > Fiction.

Available copies

  • 22 of 24 copies available at SPARK Libraries. (Show)
  • 1 of 1 copy available at North Wales Area.


  • 0 current holds with 24 total copies.
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North Wales Area Library J Sylvester (Text) 35410000846451 NWAL Juvenile Fiction Available -

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