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SWIMMING

Going Swimming - GARLAND, S

A tale of a family going to a swimming pool.  A warm realistic story.

Bodley Head

1999

9780370325804

3+

At the Pool - HUNT, R

A useful introduction to the swimming pool and a first swimming lesson.  Presented in an easy to read format.

Oxford University Press

2007

9780198386438

4+

Freddie goes swimming -  SMEE, N

Very simple book showing how Freddie manages to stay afloat with his arm bands on.

Orchard

1998

9781860396748

2+

Little by Little - STEWART, A

Scramble is an otter who can’t swim but, with encouragement from his sister, he gets there in the end.

OUP

2008

9780192727367

3+

Swim Polar Bear, Swim! - STIMSON, J

Polar bear wants to swim, but it doesn't come easily.  With lots of encouragement and reassurance he succeeds.

Deutsch

1996

9780590542142

3+

Tuck in the Pool - WESTON, M

Tuck tries to think of excuses to avoid his swimming lesson.  However, with the help of his toy spider, he manages to overcome his fears.

Clarion

1995

9780395654798

4+

Harry and the Dinosaurs make a Splash - WHYBROW, I

Henry finds the splashing at the swimming pool alarming at first, but agrees to try out the water chute when Grandma says she will come too.

Puffin

2007

9780141382050

3+

Connie and the Water Babies - WILSON, J

Connie is scared of water, but her baby brother and sister love it.  She manages to overcome her fears whilst discovering that lots of people have their own particular fears too.

Methuen

1996

9780416192674

7+

 
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