Post 1940 Betsy Byars The Night Swimmers

ISBN 13: 9780140314090

The Night Swimmers

3.48 avg rating
( 190 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9780140314090: The Night Swimmers

With their mother dead and their father working nights, Retta tries to be mother to her two younger brothers but somehow things just don't seem to be working right.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

From the Publisher:

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.

From the Inside Flap:

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.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Betsy Byars
Published by Puffin / Penguin Books (1982)
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Better World Books
(Mishawaka, IN, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin / Penguin Books, 1982. Book Condition: Good. New Ed. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP72205528

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
2.71
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

Byars, Betsy
Published by Puffin Books (1982)
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Ceredigion Book Shop
(Nr Lampeter, CERED, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. Very Good condition with no significant faults. Clearly used but very few minor defects. Will look good on your book case after reading but may not be suitable as a present unless hard to find elsewhere SECURE DAILY POSTING FROM UK. 30 DAY GUARANTEE. Bookseller Inventory # mon0002254245

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Byars, Betsy
Published by Puffin Books (1982)
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Revival Books Ltd
(Rossendale, LANCS, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. A slight tan to page edges Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0007562176

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 2.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Betsy Byars
Published by Puffin / Penguin Books (1982)
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Bank of Books
(Ventura, CA, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin / Penguin Books, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. some wear on covers, pages clean, our copy 1986 printing We have 1.5 million books to choose from -- Ship within 48 hours -- Satisfaction Guaranteed!. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000440861

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
1.40
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.02
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

Byars, Betsy
Published by Puffin / Penguin Books
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used PAPERBACK Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Sam Nayler
(Thetford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin / Penguin Books. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: Good. 0140314091 Books shipped daily. Professional seller. Bookseller Inventory # Z0140314091Z3

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.99
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

Byars, Betsy
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
PreLoved ltd
(AYLESBURY, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Paperback. Book Condition: Fair. Bookseller Inventory # PL01608726B

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.76
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.10
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

7.

Betsy Byars
Published by Puffin Books (1982)
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Goldstone Books
(Llandybie, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. All orders are dispatched the following working day from our UK warehouse. Established in 2004, we have over 500,000 books in stock. No quibble refund if not completely satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000893129

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
0.77
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 4.25
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

8.

Byars, Betsy
Published by Puffin Books (1982)
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
JULIES BOOKSHOP
(Consett, CO D, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books, 1982. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. An EX LIBRARY copy in VERY GOOD overall condition. May have some library stamps, marks etc. Bookseller Inventory # mon0000126563

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
2.99
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

9.

Betsy Byars
Published by -
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
AwesomeBooks
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description -. Paperback. Book Condition: Good. The Night Swimmers (Puffin Books) This book is in good or better condition. It has no tears to the pages and no pages will be missing from the book. The spine of the book is still in great condition and the front cover is generally unmarked. It has signs of previous use but overall is in really nice, tight condition. Shipping is normally same day from our UK warehouse. We offer a money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. Bookseller Inventory # 9053-9780140314090

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
2.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

10.

Betsy Byars
Published by Puffin Books 30/09/1982 (1982)
ISBN 10: 0140314091 ISBN 13: 9780140314090
Used Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
AwesomeBooks
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Puffin Books 30/09/1982, 1982. Book Condition: Very Good. This book is in very good condition and will be shipped within 24 hours of ordering. The cover may have some limited signs of wear but the pages are clean, intact and the spine remains undamaged. This book has clearly been well maintained and looked after thus far. Money back guarantee if you are not satisfied. See all our books here, order more than 1 book and get discounted shipping. . Bookseller Inventory # 7719-9780140314090

More Information About This Seller | Ask Bookseller a Question

Buy Used
2.80
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: 3.20
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

There are more copies of this book

View all search results for this book