Published by Spencer Hill Press
I am so excited that LESSONS IN FALLING by Diana Gallagher is available now and that I get to share the news
Title: LESSONS IN FALLING
gymnastics, she has more time for her best friend, Cassie. She’s content to let her fun, impulsive best friend plan a memorable senior year.
That is, until Cassie tries to kill herself.
Savannah wants to understand what happened, but Cassie refuses to talk about it
and for the first time, Savannah has to find her own way. The only person she
can turn to is Marcos, the boy who saved Cassie’s life. Being with him makes
her see who she could be and what she really wants: gymnastics.
But Cassie doesn’t approve of Marcos or of Savannah going back to gymnastics,
and the tighter she tries to hold on to Savannah, the farther it pulls them
apart. Without Cassie to call the shots, Savannah discovers how capable she is
on her own – and that maybe her best friend’s been holding her back all along.
Though Diana Gallagher be but little, she is fierce. She’s also a gymnastics coach and judge, former collegiate gymnast, and writing professor. Her work has appeared in The Southampton Review, International Gymnast, The Couch Gymnast, and on a candy cigarette box for SmokeLong Quarterly.
She holds a MFA from Stony Brook University and is represented by Tina Wexler of ICM Partners. Her contemporary YA novel, Lessons in Falling, lands on 2/7/2017.
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