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I have done some endurance events myself and the raw grit determination and uestionable sanity in this book were spot on Sadie is determined to prove herself to her father and brother by completing a multi day canoe race In the end she gets much out of it than she ever expectedI especially oved the descriptions of several places I have visited and the visceral descriptions of the Texas bugs This book made me jlo Journal laugh made me cringe and made meearn what a gunnel is Well done Holly Sadie had something to prove After DNFing the Texas River Odyssey the previous year Sadie was determined to finish the race and mend her strained relationship with her father When her brother bailed on her she found herself needing a new partner She never imagined her former best friend would volunteer for the job What started out as a way to redeem herself turned into a journey of healing and self discoveryI am awed and dumbfounded every time I read a book where the characters voluntarily put themselves through the wringer The danger The pain And it s supposed to be fun Needless to say you won t find me volunteering for anything One Night...Twin consequences (The Monticello Baby Miracles like this but I was absolutely captivated as I took this 265 mile trip with Sadie and CullyFIVE THINGS I LOVED ABOUT THIS BOOK1 This was a thrilling journey Seriously I found myself engrossed in all the details and planning It s amazing what went into this adventure And there were uite a few precarious moments along the way My heart was pumping out of my chest a few times as I mimed rowing along with Cully and Sadie2 Ioved One, Holy, Catholic and Apostolic learning about Cully and Sadie s past Green picked some really wonderful and meaningful moments from their history to share with us They endeared themselves to me via those memories and made me root even harder for them to mend their friendship3 Green did a beautiful job using flashbacks to move the plot forward Those glimpses of the past were utilized so well Ioved seeing the blanks slowly filled in as my understanding of what happened to destroy this friendship became clearer and clearer4 This was an emotional journey Sadie was struggling with the shame of uitting the previous race Being part of a River Odyssey kingdom was not easy It pained me that she felt so much shame and that a race put so much distance between her and her father It was especially satisfying for me to see Sadie come to terms with that fallout while she also figured out a whole bunch of other important things about herself5 I found myself shipping this couple really early on It was obvious they belonged to each other in a soulmate sort of way The I The Routledge Handbook of Spanish in the Global City learned about them the I mourned the years theyost together There was this part where Cully tells Sadie I m still holding on and I was shattered The tears are flowing right now It s a reference to a moment from their past and it was such a powerful The Holy Grail line for me There were many other beautiful moments between these two as they found forgiveness and a future together It was a pleasure cheering for Cully and Sadie. In the Same Boat is the hugely entertaining blend of romance and thrilling adventure that you never knew you neededSadie Scofield is just a few days away from the race of aifetime The Texas River Odyssey may be 260 miles and multiple days of arduous canoeing where every turn of the river reveals new dangers downed trees alligators pitch black night but those dangers pale in comparison to going another year knowing that her father is ashamed of herLast year Sadie.
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Nts that made me tear I oved journeying through Texas on a canoe with Sadie Almost made me want to try it but I think it would be hard to find a teammate as good and as cute as hers This story is so well crafted and fun I can t wait to force all my friends to read it It s a beast of a race 260 miles through Texas riverways navigating Virgin Widow logjams and dams and rapids alligators and dehydration thunderstorms and exhaustion induced hallucinations Sadie has something to prove she had to drop out of the raceast year breaking a multigenerational family tradition and this year she wants to not just succeed but excel But she also has an enormous wrench thrown in her plan her brother who has completed the race twice and with whom she has planned all year to compete abandons her at the Wife in Exchange last minute for a different team Sadie s out of the running until her ex best friend proposes they join forcesIove a good outdoors adventure story and this is a fun one Sadie knows what she s doing she s been around boats all her The Eternal Ice (Magic: The Gathering: Ice Age Cycle, life and most of her family is hypercompetitive about this race but she can t always control what happens It s also nice to see Sadie s arc throughout early on she can only see one way to succeed that is push hard don t rest take no prisoners stayaser focussed on beating the competitors but as time passes and exhaustion sets in and tempers fray she has to Night And Day learn that there s than one way to succeedOne thing I didn tove view spoilerSadie s family gets off really easy at the end That is Her father hasn t treated her the same since they pulled out of the race Tennessee Takedown / Ravens Hollow last year Her brother ditches her to paddle with another boateaving Sadie hypothetically high and dry even though she paid his entry fee and she s not yet old enough to row solo They both treat it as a betrayal that she would then team up with someone else But at the end her father explains that he s just ashamed of his own behaviour and thought she was better off not on a team with her brother who s also aggressive and stubborn and her brother is kind of waved off as well boys will be boys Or something The Cowboy Takes a Bride (The Bridal Bid like thatOn the one hand I think it s realistic that Sadie and Cully don t erm blow the competition out of the water On the other hand I suspect that neither her brother nor his teammatesearnt anything from the experience and her father s no actually I do support you felt too Michaels Discovery (The Devaneys little tooate I appreciated that he wasn t one note but I think I could have used some positive signs earlierAlso would very much Shotgun Wedding (Silhouette Yours Truly, like to know how Sadie s parents race before they got married went down hide spoiler I ADORED this book It s funny and heartfelt action packed and feminist sporty and romantic It sike if Sarah Dessen wrote the Hunger Games but it was set on a canoe in a grueling two hundred mile race I mean don t you want to read that book So so so good I had the privilege of Life Changing Smiles listening to the author read a scene from this novel and it is the most I ve everaughed during a reading I CANNOT WAIT to read the res. Ve but once they're on the river it turns out he's ill prepared for such a dangerous race But as the miles pass the pain of the race builds they uncover the truth about their feuding families and Sadie's feelings for Cully begin to shift Could this race change her Innocent Sins (Harlequin Presents, life than she ever could have imaginedWith an unforgettable heroine and an immersive setting Holly Green's captivating debut promises heart stopping action and a swoony romance that willeave you cheerin.
I was rooting for them to finish the race to prove people wrong and to find their way back to each other And the tears just starting flowing when I read that Only a Whisper lastine Loved itARC provided in exchange for an honest review BLOG INSTAGRAM TWITTER BLOGLOVIN FRIEND ME ON GOODREADS I do so enjoy a good Copper Lake Secrets lighthearted realistic YA novel with best friends falling inove but with an enemies to Brooklyn's Song lovers twist and some really heartbreaking family drama In The Same Boat ticks all those boxes along with being a really epic story of strength survival and athleticism Let me just say I am never ever getting in a canoe and paddling for 265 miles Ever I can t even understand why someone would want to Nope But I can appreciate a good story about a character who has the determination to do just that And that s exactly what In The Same Boat captures For Sadie all her family members have finished the Texas River Odyssey But when she and her dad partnered for her first race it was a disaster with her being injured and her dad not finishing the race for the first time in 20 years After a year of tension between them Sadie knows finishing the Odyssey is the only way to fix her relationship with her dad But when her brother abandons her to join another crew right at theast second Sadie must partner with her ex best friend or pull out altogether 3 days 2 nights in the same canoe as the boy who hates her in the toughest race of their Men Are Like Waffles--Women Are Like Spaghetti Devotional Study Guide lives What could possibly go wrongSadie is tough Not just physically because duh but mentally Sometimes a bit too rough But afteriving with her father and brother who can blame her She Plain Jane The Hotshot learns aot in her time in the canoe with John Cullen She also Family of Her Dreams learns about why their friendship fell apart and the truth behind the relationship between their families This is a great book about adventure and survival and despite the mudog jams mosuitoes and tension between the two characters it s a really enjoyable bookI also want to say how much I Blackmailed Into the Italians Bed love the cover It perfectly captures the hard work and joy of this book Also Sadie is clearly carrying the heavy part of the canoe which is exactly what happens in the story Love itThe publishers provided an advanced readers copy of this book for reviewing purposes All opinions are my ownFind reviews reading age guides content advisory and recommendations on my blog Madison s Library I was so wrapped up in this book Iove watching adventure racing but even so I wasn t sure how the author could maintain interest over 265 miles of a canoe race Not only did the challenges and triumphs of the actual race keep me on the edge of my seat so many great details that made me feel Girls Night Out like I was right in it the relationships romantic friendships and family were eually compelling that built so beautifully throughout the whole book made me stay up way tooate reading this and I finished it in only a couple of days It was so much than an adventure book or a romantic novel I was truly invested in all the characters and had several mome. Caused a disastrous wreck that ended her father's twenty year streak of finishes and he's never Bound To Ransom (Bound Series Book 2) looked at her the same Now she knows that finishing the race with her brother Tanner is her one shot to redeem herself She's ready for anythingexcept Tanner ditching her for another team at theast minuteSadie grits her teeth and accepts that she has to team up with Cully her former best friend turned worst enemy It's irritating enough that he grew up to be so attracti.