Drawing Breath

Drawing BreathArt teacher Daniel Benedetto has cystic fibrosis. At thirty-four, he’s already outlived his doctor’s “expiration date,” but that doesn’t stop him from giving all he can to his students and his work.

When he takes on Caitlin, his landlady’s daughter, as a private student, the budding teen painter watches in torment as other people, especially women, treat Daniel like a freak because of his condition. To Caitlin, Daniel is not a disease, not someone to pity or take care of but someone to care for, a friend, and her first real crush.

Convinced one of those women is about to hurt him, Caitlin makes one very bad decision.

 

 

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MEET THE AUTHOR

 

Laurie Boris

Your name, please?
Laurie Boris

And the title of your book?
Drawing Breath

What is the genre of your book?
Contemporary fiction

How many Amazon UK 5-Star reviews do you currently have for this book?
3

And how many Amazon USA 5-Star reviews does this book have?
27

Is your book part of a series?
No

What is the synopsis of your book, in one sentence?
A teen painter falls for her art teacher, who has cystic fibrosis.

Why do you think your book is so popular?
Many readers have been reminded of their first crushes. They have also responded that they really connected with the characters, that they felt so real.

When you’re not writing, how do you spend your time?
I’m a freelance editor, proofreader, and ghostwriter. I also work part-time in public relations at a nearby community college. In my spare time, I like to read, swim, hike, watch baseball games, and occasionally indulge in socially unredeeming television. Sometimes I sleep.

If you were to describe yourself as a vegetable, what would it be?
A tomato. Yes, technically not a vegetable, but infinitely versatile and plays well with others.

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