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Underwater is a powerful, hopeful debut novel about redemption, recovery, and finding the strength it takes to face your past and move on.

An Indies Introduce title for winter/spring 2016
A Kids’ Indie Next Top 10 pick for winter 2015-2016
• Publishers Weekly starred review
• ALAN Pick for April/May 2016
• Ten of the Best New Young Adult Novels in January from Paste Magazine
• A Winter 2015 Unputdownable Young Adult Pick from Bookish




Marisa Reichardt is a native of Southern California. She currently lives in Los Angeles, California, with her family.

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- 2 hours ago

@JessHeartsBooks CONGRATULATIONS!!! This is awesome and amazing news!! <3
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- 4 hours ago

@allisonvarnes Yay! It's so good. You will love it! @AdrianaMather
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- 4 hours ago

Happy book bday to @sonyamukherjee and the spectacular GEMINI. This book has my whole heart. I love it so much!
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- 5 hours ago

Happy book bday to @AdrianaMather and HOW TO HANG A WITCH. Creeptastic and cinematic and oh-so-good!
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