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Sarah's Survival Guide

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Sarah is an unmarried pregnant college student who finds herself homeless and jobless almost overnight. She is a secondary character from "The Paris Notebook" whose own journey to a better life is shared more fully in this companion story to "The Paris Notebook" that works as a stand-alone coming-of-age short story.

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Rosie Amber
Feb 26, 2014 Rosie Amber rated it really liked it
Sarah's Survival Guide is a short story. It is a companion story for a character from "The Paris Notebook", but it is easily read as a stand alone story too. Sarah is a pregnant college student who is forced to find her own feet when her mother gives her the ultimatum; Have an abortion or leave my house.

It's about growing up fast and facing your responsibilities. Sarah is lucky she finds help from her teacher, Deena. This snowballs into help from another teacher and her son. Myra has had a fall
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Bodicia
Feb 23, 2014 Bodicia rated it really liked it
Got a spare hour? I finally got around to reading this emotive short story about Sarah, a young girl who finds herself pregnant after a drunken night and homeless after her mother kicks her out after she refuses to get an abortion. Sarah’s life looks bleak until she reaches out to her college tutor Deena who offers her a place to stay while she sorts herself out. Sarah meets David whose mother lives downstairs from Deena. His mother needs temporary care after a fall and Sarah steps in. Through ...more
Cynthia Harrison
Dec 28, 2014 Cynthia Harrison rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
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