9780440458579

The Night Swimmers

Byars, Betsy

ISBN 10: 0440458579 / 0-440-45857-9
ISBN 13: 9780440458579
Publisher: Yearling
Publication Date: 1983
Binding: Softcover
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Synopsis:
Retta, Johnny and Roy are the night swimmers: three children whose father leaves them alone while he performs as a singer..

A Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, An American Book Award, Parents' Choice Award, A Child Study Children's Book Committee: Children's Book of the Year, An IRA-CBC Children's Choice, A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year.

Review:
Retta, Johnny and Roy are the night swimmers: three children whose father leaves them alone while he performs as a singer.

"Byars has the uncanny ability to know the secret lives...the outward postures, and the exact words her characters would surely use."--The New York Times Book Review.

A Boston Globe-Horn Book Honor Book, An American Book Award, Parents' Choice Award, A Child Study Children's Book Committee: Children's Book of the Year, An IRA-CBC Children's Choice, A School Library Journal Best Book of the Year.

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Review:
"Byars has the uncanny ability to know the secret lives...the outward postures, and the exact words her characters would surely use."-- The New York Times Book Review

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