1 edition of Learning to swim found in the catalog.
Learning to swim
Sara J. Henry
Written in English
Witnessing a small child tumbling from a ferry into Lake Champlain, Troy Chance dives in without thinking and bobs to the surface with a terrified little boy. As the ferry disappears, she begins a bone-chilling swim to shore with her tiny passenger. Other than giving his name - speaking only French - Paul is resolutely mute. Troy assumes his frantic parents will contact the police or the press. But what follows is a shocking and deafening silence . . .
|Statement||Sara J. Henry|
|Series||Thorndike Press large print peer picks, Thorndike Press large print peer picks|
|LC Classifications||PS3608.E5796 L43 2013|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||487 pages (large print)|
|Number of Pages||487|
|LC Control Number||2012039315|
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About Sara J. Henry. SARA J. HENRY’s first novel, Learning to Swim, won the Anthony, Agatha, and Mary Higgins Clark Awards, was a Target Emerging Author pick, and was named one of Best Books of by the Boston Globe. LEARNING TO SWIM. by Sara J. Henry. BUY NOW FROM. AMAZON BARNES & NOBLE LOCAL BOOKSELLER GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribe Tweet. KIRKUS REVIEW. In Henry's debut novel, a woman goes to great lengths to protect a boy she pulls out of a frigid lake. Troy Chance happened to be looking at a ferry traveling across Lake.
We Learn to Swim is a story about a group of children who are learning the many different skills they need to swim. The repetitive text pattern and colorful, descriptive illustrations support emergent readers. This book can also be used to teach students how to understand sequence of events, as well as to connect to prior knowledge to better. At our monthly swimming test, I would swim the whole length of our pool and prove myself one of the better swimmers in our class. At our school, where we had monthly tests to determine how far each of us could swim without stopping, everyone could tell who the best and the worst swimmers were by looking at our white cloth swimming caps.
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Jul 05, · Learning to Swim: A Novel Paperback – December 20, by Sara J. Henry (Author)/5(). LEARNING TO SWIM won both the Anthony and Agatha awards for first novel, and I can certainly see why after finishing the book myself.
It’s a well-written novel, executed flawlessly, and the writing sings louder than Nickelback in the middle of Central Park/5(K). Mar 29, · The emotions Ann feels and describes are paralleled to her learning to swim.
The book is divided into three sections: sailing, sinking, and swimming. She begins the book as a happy exuberant child looking forward to a vacation in the summerhouse she loves/5(15). May 30, · Learning To Swim and millions of other books are available for Amazon Kindle. Enter your mobile number or email address below and we'll send you a link to download the free Kindle App.
Then you can start reading Kindle books on your smartphone, tablet, or computer - /5(34). Mar 29, · The emotions Ann feels and describes are paralleled to her learning to swim.
The book is divided into three sections: sailing, sinking, and swimming. She begins the book as a happy exuberant child looking forward to a vacation in the summerhouse she loves. She is so looking forward to swimming on her own, without the swimming ring or her daddy's hands.
She is confident and feels like she is sailing /5(15). Oct 01, · The Complete Beginners Guide To Swimming: Professional guidance and support to help you through every stage of learning how to swim Mark Young out of 5 stars /5(23).
Learning to Swim is set up in three sections: sailing, sinking, and swimming. In the first section, sailing, the poems describe, in first person point of Summary and Analysis: Learning to Swim is a novel told in verse that would be appropriate for high school students/5.
Jul 05, · Learning to Swim: A Novel Kindle Edition by Sara J. Henry (Author)/5(). Learning To Swim is a set of short stories by Graham Swift. Their focus is fundamentally and repeatedly on human relationships, especially those within the nuclear family.
And though it would be wrong to suggest that Learning To Swim and the other stories delve deeply into the human psyche, it would also be wrong to dismiss them as light touches on the fabric of life/5. Website for writer Sara J. Henry, author of LEARNING TO SWIM and A COLD AND LONELY PLACE.
Includes blog formerly known as Sara in Vermont. Clearly presented theory and simplified exercises that support your swimming lessons, meaning you learn to swim in fewer lessons, saving you time and money. No secrets, just logical, straight forward, practical tips and illustrations that explain what different parts of your body should be doing as you swim.
We Learn to Swim is a story about a group of children who are learning the many different skills they need to swim. The repetitive text pattern and colorful, descriptive illustrations support emergent readers.
This book can also be used to teach students how to understand sequence of events, as well as to connect to prior knowledge to better understand text. Dec 20, · SARA J.
HENRY's first novel, Learning to Swim, won the Anthony, Agatha, and Mary Higgins Clark Awards, was a Target Emerging Author pick, and was named one of Best Books of by the Boston Globe.
Her second novel, A Cold and Lonely Place, is an Anthony award nominee for Best Novel and was a Reader's Digest Select Books choice/5. Learning to Swim (ISBN ) is a book written by Sara J. Henry and published by Crown Publishing Group (now owned by Penguin Random House) on 22 February which later went on to win the Mary Higgins Clark Award in Genre: Mystery, Fiction, Thriller.
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Pete himself to perfect your swim technique. 1-hour video. "Froggy Learns to Swim" is a good book to share with students in the early elementary grades. For young children, I would use this book to teach about perserverance.
Froggy didn't think he would be able to learn how to swim, but because he had a great teacher and because he kept trying, he was able to learn how to swim.4/5.
The Swim England Learn to Swim Programme is a world-leading syllabus, helping children and adults to learn how to swim. It’s a fantastic experience that opens up new possibilities for everyone, as well as supporting their confidence, enjoyment and safety in the water.
Jan 25, · If you must learn to swim this way, try to make sure you're with someone who knows what he or she is doing, and be sure to read the step about getting out of a riptide or a rushing river (below).
Stay within a depth you can handle. When you're first learning how to swim, don't venture into water that's too deep for you to stand in. Jul 05, · Top 10 books about swimming From Lynne Cox’s feats of endurance to John Cheever’s complacent suburbanites, these titles all explore a kind of life not found on dry land.
Learning to Swim is a story full of folklores, riddles and hidden meanings. Actually, it was so far on how I was expecting this book would come out. Instead of having a summery feel into it the majority of the book was filled with mysteries and eerie stuffs.4/5.Feb 20, · Learning To Swim opens with a high octane drama that grabs the reader right from the get-go.
The setting, actually dual settings, both in the Lake Champlain region – and for a few scarifying moments IN Lake Champlain! – and in Ottawa, contribute to the story’s unique flavor.Learn to swim for fitness, for fun, and for life Have you always wanted to learn to swim but never had the opportunity?
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