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The Weight of Water

Crossan, Sarah (Book - 2013 )
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The Weight of Water
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Twelve-year-old Kasienka and her mother have immigrated to Coventry, England from Poland, searching for Kasienka's father, but everyone is unfriendly except for an African neighbor and a boy Kasienka meets at the swimming pool, which is her only refuge from an alien society.
Authors: Crossan, Sarah
Title: The weight of water
Publisher: New York : Bloomsbury, 2013.
Characteristics: 211 p. ;,21 cm.
Notes: Originally published: London : Bloomsbury, 2012.
Summary: Twelve-year-old Kasienka and her mother have immigrated to Coventry, England from Poland, searching for Kasienka's father, but everyone is unfriendly except for an African neighbor and a boy Kasienka meets at the swimming pool, which is her only refuge from an alien society.
ISBN: 1599909677
9781599909677
Statement of Responsibility: Sarah Crossan
Subject Headings: England Fiction. Coventry (England) Fiction. Race relations Fiction. Swimming Fiction. Mothers and daughters Fiction. Immigrants England Fiction. Coventry (England) Ethnic relations Juvenile fiction. Alienation (Social psychology) Juvenile fiction. Swimming Juvenile fiction. Mothers and daughters Juvenile fiction. Immigrants England Coventry Juvenile fiction.
Genre/Form: Young adult fiction.
Bildungsromans.
Novels in verse.
Topical Term: Race relations
Swimming
Mothers and daughters
Immigrants
Alienation (Social psychology)
Swimming
Mothers and daughters
Immigrants
LCCN: 2012038645
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