Ep 2: Searching. Family. Horses. Forgetting How to Breathe by Anita Daher

By Tanya Polasek

Looking for your next great YA read? Manitoba educator Tanya Polasek has hand-picked a book straight off the shelf! Students, parents, and teachers can sit back and relax while she reads the first chapter of a Canadian Young Adult book each Friday. Call in with your questions during the LIVE radio show or search episodes for a specific title. Your next read starts with First Chapter Fridays.

Get to know Tia as she struggles to find her way with a new foster home in Gimli, Manitoba. Her younger brother is happy, but Tia feels torn between a fresh start and staying loyal to her mom. Can a new job caring for animals, and a special connection with an Icelandic horse be her chance? Or will she mess it up, like she always feels she does.

Find out more about Anita Daher at https://anitadaher.com