Set in 1959 this is story of fifteen year old Alex, a champion swimmer who is swimming to qualify for the Olympic Games in Rome. This book won the New Zealand Story Book of the Year Award in 1988. The author has also written "Night Race to Kawau".
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Book Description Puffin. Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # G0140363858I5N00
Book Description Puffin. Paperback. Book Condition: GOOD. Spine creases, wear to binding and pages from reading. May contain limited notes, underlining or highlighting that does affect the text. Possible ex library copy, thatâ€™ll have the markings and stickers associated from the library. Accessories such as CD, codes, toys, may not be included. Bookseller Inventory # 2802348027
Book Description Puffin, 1993. Book Condition: Very Good. Ships from the UK. Former Library book. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP93427729
Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The book has been read but remains in clean condition. All pages are intact and the cover is intact. Some minor wear to the spine. Bookseller Inventory # GOR006772404
Book Description Penguin New Zealand, 1992. Paperback. Book Condition: As New. An As New Paperback, a solid binding and a bright, unmarked text. A Movie-tie-in. "Alex is swimmimg to qualify for the Olympic Games in Rome. In the past year she has fallen in love and has known what it is to lose - in swimming and in life. Now she must swim the race of her life." ; 7.80 X 4.53 X 0.55 inches; 176 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 21593