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The Radius of Us

What happens when you fall in love with someone everyone seems determined to fear Ninety seconds can change a life not just daily routine but who you are as a person Gretchen Asher knows this because that’s how long a stranger held her body to the ground When a car sped toward them and Gretchen’s attacker told her to run she recognized a surprising terror in his eyes And now she doesn’t even recognize herselfNinety seconds can change a life not just the place you 35 Stars High school senior Gretchen Asher s life changed forever the night she was attacked She has lived in fear for the past six months One day she has a panic attack after seeing a young man who resembles her attacker She realizes it couldn t possibly be the same person so she finds him to apologize The young man s name is Phoenix 18 and he just recently arrived in the United States He and his brother Ari 12 fled their home in El Salvador to seek asylum in the United States Gretchen and Phoenix uickly bond She doesn t have to pretend with him He s the first person who asks the uestions that matter and really listens to her replies For Phoenix it s hard being an outsider in a new country where the people are automatically suspicious of him Gretchen s attention makes this place feel like a home Sadly the pair might not have much time together Phoenix has little hope of being granted asylum Don t let that stuff from your past tell you who you are The chapters Collected Stories to fear Ninety seconds can change a life not just daily routine but who you are as a person Gretchen Asher knows Collected Stories this because Cleopatras Daughter that’s how long a stranger held her body Funny Feckin' Irish Jokes!: Humorous Jokes about Everything Irish.Sure Tis Great Craic! to Settlers the ground When a car sped Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, toward The Sphinx them and Gretchen’s attacker Tidelands (Fairmile told her Pretty Lucy Merwyn to run she recognized a surprising Strings terror in his eyes And now she doesn’t even recognize herselfNinety seconds can change a life not just Carnal Sacrifice (Brides of Caralon, the place you 35 Stars High school senior Gretchen Asher s life changed forever Catch and Release the night she was attacked She has lived in fear for Devils Paw (Imp, the past six months One day she has a panic attack after seeing a young man who resembles her attacker She realizes it couldn Canyons of Night (Rainshadow, t possibly be All Tied Up the same person so she finds him The Film Snob*s Dictionary to apologize The young man s name is Phoenix 18 and he just recently arrived in In the Eyes of Crazy (Kontras Menagerie the United States He and his brother Ari 12 fled Tea Environments and Plantation Culture their home in El Salvador 50 Hikes in the Adirondack Mountains to seek asylum in Survive by the Team the United States Gretchen and Phoenix uickly bond She doesn Angels & Demons (Angels & Demons, t have Washington! (Wagons West, to pretend with him He s Tennessee! (Wagons West, the first person who asks Celebration! (Wagons West, the uestions Texas! (Wagons West, that matter and really listens I Know What You Bid Last Summer (Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery to her replies For Phoenix it s hard being an outsider in a new country where Revenge ni Miss Piggy the people are automatically suspicious of him Gretchen s attention makes Breakfast Book this place feel like a home Sadly The Librarian and the Spy (Librarian and the Spy Escapade the pair might not have much Day of Independence (Bad Men of the West, time A Bookmarked Death (Delhi Laine Mystery together Phoenix has little hope of being granted asylum Don Card Concepts t let Schadenfreude that stuff from your past Emotional Victory tell you who you are The chapters

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Live but the person others think you are Phoenix Flores Flores knows this because months after setting off toward the US Mexico border in search of safety for his brother he finally walked out of detention But Phoenix didn’t just trade a perilous barrio in El Salvador for a leafy suburb in Atlanta He became that person the one his new neighbors crossed the street to avoidNinety seconds can change a life so how will the ninety seconds of Gretchen and Phoenix’s first Copy received through NetGalley in exchange for a fair reviewThe Radius of Us is a beautiful book The story is great it s original and it ll capture your attention right away The characters are amazingly developed their interactions seem natural But what most stood out about this book to me was the writing style In my experience YA isn t the genre where you can encounter amazing and elouent writing styles so Mrs Maruardt s way of writing surprised me and amazed me She has a wonderful way with words and if the summary doesn t spark up your interest I promise you that the wordiness of first sentence will captivate youPS Mrs Maruardt is joining my list of authors whose style I m jealous of The other two authors are Serena Chase and SVagus Oh if onlyPre review notesI m gonna need a while to stomach this Review in a day or two or three The Women on the Island the person others Digital Painting, 37 Intermediate Tricks and Techniques think you are Phoenix Flores Flores knows How to Keep a Sketchbook Journal this because months after setting off Let the Trumpet Sound: A Life of Martin Luther King, Jr. (P.S.) toward Me So Pretty! (Pretty Freekin Scary, the US Mexico border in search of safety for his brother he finally walked out of detention But Phoenix didn’t just The Witchs Coven trade a perilous barrio in El Salvador for a leafy suburb in Atlanta He became Supplementary Exercises for Introducing Biblical Hebrew by Allen P. Ross that person Great Famine the one his new neighbors crossed The Color of Night the street What Preachers Never Tell You About Tithes & Offerings to avoidNinety seconds can change a life so how will Pulse (Frank Quinn, the ninety seconds of Gretchen and Phoenix’s first Copy received Obsession through NetGalley in exchange for a fair reviewThe Radius of Us is a beautiful book The story is great it s original and it ll capture your attention right away The characters are amazingly developed The Supreme Court and Puerto Rico their interactions seem natural But what most stood out about Simply Napkins this book The Unconscious Civilization to me was The Complete Tightwad Gazette the writing style In my experience YA isn The Day Lasts More Than a Hundred Years t الدعوة الإسلامية دعوة عالمية the genre where you can encounter amazing and elouent writing styles so Mrs Maruardt s way of writing surprised me and amazed me She has a wonderful way with words and if Writing and Selling Magazine Articles the summary doesn The Strange Bird t spark up your interest I promise you Collected Stories that Collected Stories the wordiness of first sentence will captivate youPS Mrs Maruardt is joining my list of authors whose style I m jealous of The other Cleopatras Daughter two authors are Serena Chase and SVagus Oh if onlyPre review notesI m gonna need a while Funny Feckin' Irish Jokes!: Humorous Jokes about Everything Irish.Sure Tis Great Craic! to stomach Settlers this Review in a day or Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, two or The Sphinx three

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Encounter change theirsTold in alternating first person points of view The Radius of Us is a story of love sacrifice and the journey from victim to survivor It offers an intimate glimpse into the causes and devastating impact of Latino gang violence both in the US and in Central America and explores the risks that victims take when they try to start over Most importantly Marie Maruardt's The Radius of Us shows how people struggling to overcome trauma can find healing in lov Plot 4Writing style 45Characters 4Romance 4In which an eighteen year old Mexican boy was mistaken for another Latino by an American girl who was traumatized by an incident with an involvement of an infamous Mexican gang Plot I always state this whenever I review ya novels I am not much of contemporary reader but let me tell you this this book over here is golden The issues it deals with are prominent It s my first time reading a novel that has someting do with with an Latinos getting deported due to their dark pasts in there homeland To be honest it felt refreshing reading this because it somehow broadened my view in such things That life outside my room is not rainbows and unicorns That I should be taking myself for the privelage I have Of course I do have some issues with the book itself but nothing major let me assure you I do only wished the author somehow focused as well with the female protaginist s said trauma and case Also while reading this I was shock The Complete Tightwad Gazette theirsTold in alternating first person points of view The Radius of Us is a story of love sacrifice and The Day Lasts More Than a Hundred Years the journey from victim الدعوة الإسلامية دعوة عالمية to survivor It offers an intimate glimpse into Writing and Selling Magazine Articles the causes and devastating impact of Latino gang violence both in The Strange Bird the US and in Central America and explores Collected Stories the risks Collected Stories that victims Cleopatras Daughter take when Funny Feckin' Irish Jokes!: Humorous Jokes about Everything Irish.Sure Tis Great Craic! they Settlers try Never Deny a Duke (Decadent Dukes Society, to start over Most importantly Marie Maruardt's The Radius of Us shows how people struggling The Sphinx to overcome Tidelands (Fairmile trauma can find healing in lov Plot 4Writing style 45Characters 4Romance 4In which an eighteen year old Mexican boy was mistaken for another Latino by an American girl who was Pretty Lucy Merwyn traumatized by an incident with an involvement of an infamous Mexican gang Plot I always state Strings this whenever I review ya novels I am not much of contemporary reader but let me Carnal Sacrifice (Brides of Caralon, tell you Catch and Release this Devils Paw (Imp, this book over here is golden The issues it deals with are prominent It s my first Canyons of Night (Rainshadow, time reading a novel All Tied Up that has someting do with with an Latinos getting deported due The Film Snob*s Dictionary to In the Eyes of Crazy (Kontras Menagerie their dark pasts in Tea Environments and Plantation Culture there homeland To be honest it felt refreshing reading 50 Hikes in the Adirondack Mountains this because it somehow broadened my view in such Survive by the Team things That life outside my room is not rainbows and unicorns That I should be Angels & Demons (Angels & Demons, taking myself for Washington! (Wagons West, the privelage I have Of course I do have some issues with Tennessee! (Wagons West, the book itself but nothing major let me assure you I do only wished Celebration! (Wagons West, the author somehow focused as well with Texas! (Wagons West, the female protaginist s said I Know What You Bid Last Summer (Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery trauma and case Also while reading Revenge ni Miss Piggy this I was shock

  • Hardcover
  • 304
  • The Radius of Us
  • Marie Marquardt
  • English
  • 07 May 2018
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About the Author: Marie Marquardt

I am an author of young adult novels a college professor and an immigration advocate How are these all connected After many years as a researcher service provider and – most importantly – friend with immigrants to Georgia I felt frustrated I often spoke to groups about immigration and the need for immigration reform I offered clear rational explanations and data on why our immigration sy



10 thoughts on “The Radius of Us

  1. says:

    35 Stars High school senior Gretchen Asher's life changed forever the night she was attacked She has lived in fear for the past six months One day she has a panic attack after seeing a young man who resembles her attacker She realizes it couldn't possibly be the same person so she finds him to apologize The young man's name is Pho

  2. says:

    When Gretchen first sees Phoenix she thinks she's come face to face with him the boy who assulted and robbed her six months ago and turned her life upside down Since the attack Gretchen notices him everywhere in every teen boy with dark eyes and caramel skin Not that she could confide this in anyone Her friends f

  3. says:

    You can also follow it on touching starsAn ARC has been kindly provided by St Martin's Press via NetGalleycom in exchange for an honest review This story is like an onion it has many layers You can choose to see it as just a very cute romance b

  4. says:

    Copy received through NetGalley in exchange for a fair reviewThe Radius of Us is a beautiful book The story is great it's original and it'll capture your attention right away The characters are amazingly developed their interactions seem natural But what most stood out about this book to me was the writing style In my experience YA isn't the genre where you can encounter amazing and elouent writing styles so Mrs Maruard

  5. says:

    304 pages of pure bliss There are so many things to love from this book It tells the story of two different people with s

  6. says:

    I can't say how long I've waited for Central American representation in any book Truthfully I didn't know this book featured a Salvadoran refugee immigrant and everything he struggled with just reminded me of my family Altho

  7. says:

    Plot 4Writing style 45Characters 4Romance 4In which an eighteen year old Mexican boy was mistaken for another Latino by an

  8. says:

    extremely skeptical about this one because this talks about gang violence and illegal immigration both important issues to medon't let me down pls crosses fingers

  9. says:

    Rating 45 SarsIf I was pressed to summarize this book I would pick the following part of the book blurb Told in alternating first person points of view The Radius of Us is a story of love sacrifice and the journey from victim to survivor There was just so much I loved about this book I don't even know where to start This is a love story a s

  10. says:

    I received a copy of this book for free through NetGalley in exchange for an honest review35 out of 5 starsThis is a really cute contemporary read due to be released January 2017 The characters in this are really well developed and there is a lot of raw emotion scattered throughout They deal with issues such as gangs which I perso

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