Earphones awards search our favorite listens with these award winners. Get 2 audiobooks free, 2 books a month, plus access to more than 700,000 podcasts. In a skillfully crafted story, amy efaw takes readers through the days leading up tonand afterndevonos. Listen to thousands of best sellers and new releases on your iphone, ipad, or android. As her nononsense lawyer pushes for answers, readers experience gripping flashbacks alongside devon.
Amy efaw is a former army officer and freelance journalist. Stream after by amy efaw, read by rebecca soler by prh audio from desktop or your mobile device. And yet gifted author amy efaw does the impossible she turns devon into an empathetic character, a girl who was in such deep denial that she refused to believe she was pregnant. In complete denial that she is pregnant, straighta student and star athle. Although after had an appropriate conclusion, devons story begs for a sequel. The list was a huge let down and i would not recommend it to anyone. In a skillfully crafted story, amy efaw takes readers through the days leading up toand after devons crime, painting an unexpected picture of a truly empathetic character caught up in an unimaginable situation. Read after by amy efaw available from rakuten kobo. A former army officer and freelance journalist, amy now lives in denver, colorado, with her husband, children, redbone coonhound, and bengal cat. Teenager cj has been banished to the country to live with his grandparents. Slight spoilish amy efaw takes on a whether difficult and complex issue of abandoned newborn children in this dark, legal read in after.
And yet gifted author amy efaw does the impossible she turns. Amy efaw tackled a heavy subject matter effectively and with great lyrical style. Search results for amy efaw sorted by relevance page 1. Not alone 1 audiobook by craig a falconer duration. Through airtight writing and fastpaced, gripping storytelling, ms. Pandemic the extinction files by a g riddle audiobook part.
Before that morning, these were the words most often used to describe straighta student and star soccer player devon davenport. She managed to maintain the perfect balance by being straight forward about dreadful details and yet descriptive enough not to go overboard. After audible audiobook unabridged amy efaw author, rebecca soler narrator, listening library publisher. What happens when youre not the cool kid at school anymore. I really enjoyed amy efaw s earlier book, which was why i ordered after.
Efaw is a wonderful story teller who skilfully uses dialogue to make the characters come alive. After by amy efaw devon davenport is 15 years old, she is a superstar athlete on her soccer team, straighta student, and all around perfect teen. Amy efaw is a graduate of the united states military academy at west point, the mother of five children, and selfdescribed soccer mom extraordinaire. Amy efaw really captures the things that the girls are dealing with and how they defend. Remote work advice from the largest allremote company. Written by amy efaw, audiobook narrated by rebecca soler. Signin to download and listen to this audiobook today. Ill be honest, i had high hopes for this book it and felt let me down, so i have to complain. She strives to be everything that her mom isnt strong. Get 50% off this audiobook at the audiobooksnow online audio book store and download or stream it right to your computer, smartphone or tablet.
Efaw didnt hesitate or twist the truth of the subject matter. However, the book offers a very moving journey and an insight into the dramatic events in one teens life. Pandemic the extinction files by a g riddle audiobook. Listen to 150,000 of best sellers and new releases on your iphone, ipad, or android. Amy efaw author amy efaw is a former army officer and freelance journalist. But i saw the title listed as a library mp3 audiobook and that cinders rebecca soler. Jul 12, 2017 not alone 1 audiobook by craig a falconer duration. But as a pediatric specialist, the subject was too sad and depressing for me to voluntarily choose to read this type of fiction, so i finished it so i could read something by brad thor, or brian haig.
Soon the connection is madedevon has just given birth. We all know with each mistake comes the undeniable consequences. While reading and listening some of after i took a little time to d research on the author. Environmental education resources to commemorate earth days 50th anniversary. I was pleasantly surprised to find out that efaw spent a great deal of time researching teenage girls who have committed such an unthinkable act of dumbing their baby in. Book trailer assignment created for eng2d vlc course module 14. One day, devon is given newspapers she is to look over that are about her, and what happened the day when the police showed up at her house and accused her of putting a newborn baby closed in a garbage bag thrown in the apartments dumpsters. This is reality for fifteen year old devon davenport. Amy efaw s novel, after, passed my test so i bought it and loved it. Ill be honest, i had high hopes for this book it and felt let me down, so i. But in a moment of denial, desperation, and sheer panic, she did something that most people couldnat even imagine.
After by amy efaw opens readers eyes to the realistic consequences of isolation, fear, and denial. Start a free 30day trial today and get your first audiobook free. By the time i closed the book, i wish it wasnt finished. And yet gifted author amy efaw does the impossible she turns devon into an empathetic character, a girl who was in such deep.
After a few days, devon starts to open up to dom, and starts to tell her what she remembers. Amy efaw takes on a whether difficult and complex issue of abandoned newborn children in this dark, legal read in after. Get this book free when you sign up for a 30day trial. In a skillfully crafted story, amy efaw takes readers through the days leading up toaand afteradevonas crime, painting an unexpected picture of a truly empathetic character caught up in an unimaginable situation.
After audiobook by amy efaw 9781101079447 rakuten kobo. After atlantafulton public library system overdrive. After, a wonderful book by amy efaw, changed some of my views on life. Aug 11, 2009 after by amy efaw comes out today to celebrate, penguin young readers group has given me two copies to give away.
And yet gifted author amy efaw does the impossible. I believe one drawback was that the plot was not super exciting and neither were the characters. If you can bleedsee it, feel itthen you know youre alive. Through the use of flashbacks, amy efaw takes us along devons path to that morning when she went from being a star athlete and student to a new. Internal conflicts conclusion i really enjoyed this book. However, that reputation was shattered once devon gave birth to a baby and abandoned the baby. November 4, 2010 this is back from october, baby found alive in a dumpster in calgary, canada. It taught me how every one of our wrong decisionsactions will have.
What happens when those consequences could ruin the dream life we had planned for ourselves. Efaw captures devons mortification, denial and despair, shifting fluidly between her present experiences in a juvenile jail and the terrifying night a baby inexplicably arrived. With an unstable mom who often reeks of booze and a nonexistent. I enjoyed efaw s writing style, character development and how she presented after. After by amy efaw, read by rebecca soler by prh audio. After that morning, theres only one way to define devon. Aug 02, 20 but all that changes when the police find devon home sick from school as they investigate the case of an abandoned baby. Listen to after by amy efaw available from rakuten kobo. Stream and download audiobooks to your computer, tablet or mobile phone. She strives to be everything that her mom isnt strong, independent, reliable and definitely not a teen mother like her. A former army officer and freelance journalist, amy.
Even though when devon told dom that she hated her mom, deep down she really cared that her mom wasnt in her life anymore. Aug 11, 2009 listen to after audiobook by amy efaw. Certainly not someone like devon davenportaa straighta studentathlete with everything going for her. This creates the feeling of watching a well crafted stage play. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. The story in after was a difficult topic but was told with passion. And now devon is being charged with attempted murder. She grew up in chicago and attended the united states military academy at west point. Her paintbrush is a razor and the canvas is her wrist.1266 243 66 785 420 307 1300 99 114 584 9 12 1197 127 1101 1324 1262 828 1499 1228 283 137 1035 600 1367 1273 264