In this book by RD Hessom about love and sport, Becca finds out what it really means to fight for the one thing she really wants.
A Boy Called Brick by RD Hessom
Becca always thought Brick was a silly name for a swimmer……..
Becca and Brick first meet in swimming lessons when they were seven and it seems that they were made for each other. But can the love of water keep them together for twenty five years? Or will life just get in the way?
What’s more important: the love of your life or Olympic glory?
n this book about love and sport, Becca finds out what it really means to fight for the one thing she really wants. She discovers what is important to her and how a person’s dreams can shape their life for better or worse. She learns how forbidden love can cause all kinds of problems and sometimes the thing you need to fill the whole in your soul is right under your nose.
Other Books by RD Hessom:
Can you fall in love with somebody who will be gone by the end of the year?
Is it wise to even try?
What happens to the path our lives take after a tragedy?
Can we ever really recover when something truly evil happens?
Janey, India and Hannah have to answer all of these questions in 2006. The year begins with a terrible tragedy where they work and, if the truth be told, it scares the shit out of them.
That is until Gabe arrives in their sleepy town called Wray. Gabe doesn’t seem to have any past or any explanation as to where he has come from. But he seems to be on a mission to get tangled up in the girls’ lives. Will he succeed in saving them? And save them from what?
Tabitha is trapped and she hasn’t got a clue how to get out.
She is living in the tunnels that run underneath the city of London and the year is 1835. Even if she does manage to escape, where will she go? Who will look after her and protect her from the Intelligentsia who are on the look out for her kind?
And when she does find the chance to escape she comes across a whole cast of characters who are not always exactly as they seem. Who is Fillipe and why exactly do people find him so charming? Who are the Misfit Party? And how did the enigmatic Magdalena become quite as powerful as she is?
In this tale of magical forces, political aspirations, sex and love Tabitha has to find her way in a world that is not kind to women with no history to speak of. She uses her wit and intelligence to forge a life in this world even if it does require getting herself into a few tight spots and having a little too much brandy to drink along the way.