7 Dec A girl spends the summer at her aunt’s beach house and falls for a fascinating, handsome lifeguard with supernatural healing powers. 10 Mar A review of The Lifeguard by Deborah Blumenthal. The Lifeguard is the kind of book you want to take on a long vacation. I almost regret I. The Lifeguard. By Deborah Blumenthal. It’s an unsettled summer for Sirena. Back in Texas, her family’s splitting apart, but here in Rhode Island, at the cottage of.

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And there he is. She is dealing with her parents divorce and was shipped away to Rhode Island with her aunt for the summer.

I won’t spoil it here, but when I found out, I was lifegyard altogether surprised, but I was rather pleased. There is beautiful writi This is a difficult book to rate because I have such odd feelings about it. How do you find the time to read so many books?

Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. The plot moves at a quick pace and will keep you turning the pages.

The Lifeguard by Deborah Blumenthal (Book Review)

And then she goes home for a bit so she can then be taken back to the beach where she will laboriously crutch her pathetic way out to the boy again he simply can’t get her to leave him alone so he can again carry her to the car. Jun 10, Ravenous Biblioworm rated it it was ok. I had absolutely no idea what this book was about when I started reading.

Besides the hospital scene later in the book, ligeguard was a very quiet book. Also, the MC is very annoyin I don’t think this book was that bad.

Pilot is just incredibly dreamy and I found myself letting go of quite a few squees. She is handed a volunteer job at the hospital and she sees a little boy seriously injured and she feels so badly for him, that she must do something to fix him. His father was a shaman in Brazil as his father before him and so on.


His father was a shaman in Brazil as his father before him and so on. There are also unexplained supernatural things going on. And there are no consequences for it, ever. I went in with high expectations and at first it seemed like they’d be met. How can I forget this story? Like no one has ever As I was headed to Burlington, Vermont for vacation, I thought bringing Debogah Lifeguard would be the perfect light hearted summer read.

Plus he’s mysterious and reserved, but he is always there to save Sirena whenever she needs saving, or even just a ride. There was no good romance and even though the Lifeguafd didn’t bother me to much the whole story line did. The story is very underdeveloped.

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It feels rushed and therefore there is no real build up. I can’t stand books that are more description than dialogue and this was one of those books. I blumentyal the way the writer was able to pull me into this book. She was an intellectual bimbo, which was unfortunate and made my brain hurt. I was expecting a light hearted romp about hanging out on the beach and crushing on the lifeguard, but what I got instead was a book with a mystery, life and death, love and loss and blukenthal little bit of the paranormal.

To see what your friends thought of this book, please blumdnthal up. She meets him on one of her beach walks and and they strike up a friendship.

While her parents deal with their divorce, they send Sirena to her aunt in Rhode Island. It was just a nice, short novel about the hardships in life and how you grow up as you least expect it. I also enjoyed every thf character written for this story. He keeps himself apart from everyone and in turn has become the guardian of everyone.


There are adventures, near-death experiences hey, the hero is a lifeguarda terribly attractive hero, older and wiser adults with solid words to say to a young lady, and even a great dog. Sirena’s life it falling apart, at least she thinks so.

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At the urging of her Aunt Ellie, Sirena also starts volunteering at the local hospital thinking the routine will be good for her. It was very good in an inspirational way. She deborahh down by the peer, but loses her footing and is dragged under. But, yes, go right ahead and have a pout-a-thon for yourself. View all 3 comments.

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I have learned that with every love there is a story. My library Help Advanced Book Search. Her whole world as she knew it is beginning to fall apart, and she spends the beginning of the book being quite dark and moody.

There are more, but I can’t remember them off the top of my head This was a story that felt so natural, like it just kind of shaped itself into being. In this book, romance was not the key point in the plot and I still loved it. The beginning started off really well. A smile rises in my throat. We’re skin to skin, two bodies melded together into one. Sirena was not one of these kids.