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A taste of chlorine

Author: Bastien Vivès; Polly McLean
Publisher: London : Jonathan Cape, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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A teenage boy suffering from curvature of the spine begins swimming every week at the local pool, at the repeated request of his chiropractor. In the interior and echoing world of the swimming pool, surrounded by anonymous bodies and in between lengths, he becomes acquainted with a girl who agrees to give him pointers on his poor technique.
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Genre/Form: Graphic novels
Comic books, strips, etc
Comics (Graphic works)
Scoliosis
Swimming
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Bastien Vivès; Polly McLean
ISBN: 9780224090964 0224090968
OCLC Number: 750126192
Language Note: Translated from the French.
Notes: Translated by Polly McLean.
Description: 132 pages : all color illustrations ; 28 cm
Other Titles: Goût du chlore.
Responsibility: Bastien Vivés.

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