Going Swimming (Picture Puffin)

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9780140543568: Going Swimming (Picture Puffin)

A toddler is scared when he's taken swimming for the very first time, but with mum on hand to hold on tight, he's soon splashing happily.

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Sarah Garland is a much-loved author/illustrator who has published more than 40 books. The daughter of a publisher and illustrator, she trained as a typographer at the London College of Printing. She has written many books for children, and also books for adults on herbs and their uses. During her childhood in the New Forest and in recent years she has concentrated on growing a very wide variety of herbs to use in her kitchen, and to treat minor ailments. She lives in Chedworth, Gloucestershire. Her books for Frances Lincoln are "Eddie's Garden" and "Eddie's Kitchen"; "Going to Playschool," "Doing the Garden," "Going Swimming," "Coming to Tea," "Doing the Shopping," "Doing Christmas," "Having a Picnic" and "Doing the Washing"; "Billy and Belle; Dashing Dog; Splash" and "Zoom."

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'Here is the ideal way to show your toddler what happens at the pool... A real understanding of the realities of family life is the highlight of these warm and reassuring books.' Parents in Touch 'Charming read... full of details that had me imagining mini stories about the other characters. The style of illustration is realistic, and the story is a great depiction of going swimming.' Nayu's Reading Corner Blog 'These books are absolutely lovely. They should do very well for the really young person who might be about to go and do one of these things.' Bookwitch

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