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Qualey, Marsha

Summary: The Water Sprites are supposed to perform their medal-winning synchronized swimming routine aboard a cruise ship, but everything goes wrong when the piglets aboard start throwing things at the swimmers--so Gracie enlists the help of famous Rita Sinclair and her dancers to help impose order on the unruly passengers.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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Qualey, Marsha

Summary: Training camp has opened, and Gracie LaRoo is excited to be back with her synchronized swimming team, the Water Sprites--but the other members of the team seem strangely uninterested in training, and it will be up to Gracie to set an example with a perfect triple spin.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2019

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE QUA

Maddox, Jake.

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Summary: Sam is the best swimmer on his team, and he is happy to help the new student, Julien, practice his laps and technique--but when it comes to an actual race, only one swimmer can win.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Qualey, Marsha

Summary: It is Gracie's first time at the Pig Jubilee with her synchronized swimming team, the Water Sprites, and she is the youngest pig with a chance to win a gold medal--the trouble is that she keeps getting distracted and missing her solo part, a triple spin dive.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE QUA

Coven, Wanda

Summary: "When Heidi's swim team, the Little Mermaids, want to raise money for new swim caps and goggles, Heidi helps with the perfect idea: They should throw a pool party! The temperature in Brewster has been hot, hot, hot, and all the kids in town are looking for a way to cool down. With the help of her team, friends, and a little magic, Heidi brings her pool party idea to life." -- Amazon.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED COV

Qualey, Marsha

Summary: Gracie LaRoo, the youngest pig on the Water Sprites synchronized swimming team, is nervous about giving a speech at the Wilbur Academy, the school she used to attend--she loves her sport, but her old coach does not think that it really measures up to swim racing.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2018

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Davidson, Zanna

Summary: Billy hates swimming. It is cold and wet and horrible. And just when Billy thinks things cannot get any worse, his pet Mini Monsters turn up at his swimming lesson and make one very big SPLASH.

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Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2017

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Linke, Dorit

Summary: Expelled from their secondary school in East Germany because of their rebellious attitudes, Hanna and Andreas plan to escape by swimming across the cold and choppy waters of the Baltic Sea in a harrowing twenty-five hour journey to freedom in West Germany. Hanna is an accomplished distance swimmer, Andreas is not, and the danger of being caught, drowning, or dying of exhaustion is very real--...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2021

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC LIN

Chim, Wai

Summary: "Ming survived the famine that killed his parents during China's "Great Leap Forward", and lives a hard but adequate life, working in the fields. When a group of city boys comes to the village as part of a Communist Party re-education program, Ming and his friends aren't sure what to make of the new arrivals...But despite his reservations, Ming befriends a charming city boy called Li. The two...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2021

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC CHI

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Mason Williams is on his junior high school swim team, and he has always been fast at the short distances, but if he wants to compete in the longer races he will need to work on his endurance--so his best friend suggests that he train in the nearby lake.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Maddox 2015

Green, Poppy

Summary: Sophie Mouse wants to prove how wonderful mice are for a school project she is doing with her brother, Winston, but starts to have doubts when, even with Hattie and Owen's help, she is unable to learn to swim.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE GRE

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1 available in J Series, Call number: JBR BLUE GRE

Kim, Yun Yeong.

Summary: "Brown Bear dreams of seeing the sea. With the help of Grandpa Beaver, they set goals and schedules so that Brown Bear can accomplish his dreams. Social and emotional learning concepts include: setting goals, overcoming adversity, and being brave"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Norwood House Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM

Kirby, Stan.

Summary: To finish summer swimming lessons, Eugene brings out his superhero alter ego, Captain Awesome, to confront the "Blobby Blob-Blob" at the deep end of the pool.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2012

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE KIR

Meadows, Daisy.

Summary: While everyone in Fairyland is getting ready for the Fairy Olympics, Jack Frost's goblins steal the Sports Fairies' magic objects, and Rachel and Kristy must try to get back Samantha's magic goggles from the goblins.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2010

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2 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MEA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MEA

Elliott, Rebecca

Summary: Eva is very excited about a beach vacation with her family and best friend Lucy, but her secret fear of swimming where there might be hungry sharks could keep her from finding the legendary mermowls.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Branches/Scholastic Inc. 2021

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ELL

Feuti, Norman

Summary: On a hot day Hedgehog and his best friend Harry go swimming in the pond to cool off--and when Hedgehog helps his friend overcome his fear of going underwater they find a treasure.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2021

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Gurtler, Janet

Summary: When two of her Neptunia relay team members are injured and unable to swim in the thirteen-year-olds' race, Cora presses her friends Rachel and Shyanna into service--but when the team's lucky Sea Lion statue disappears Cora fears sabotage and sets out to find the guilty party, and her chief suspect is a merboy on the rival Titania team.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

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Maddox, Jake

Summary: Jenny loves swimming, and her best friend has finally convinced her to join the school swim team--but when she is confronted by a crowd of spectators in competition she freezes up.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MAD

Smith, Elliott

Summary: Twins Ty and Tristan always try to one-up the other, especially in the pool, but when a new girl joins the swim team they decide to put the team first. Includes glossary and activities.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, an imprint of Capstone 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE SMI

Hitchcock, Laura

Summary: "Aquaman is a courageous super hero on land and in the sea! Now Aquaman and the other DC Super Friends will help little swimmers be brave and make a splash!"--Page 4 of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HIT

London, Jonathan

Summary: Froggy is afraid of the water until his mother, along with his flippers, snorkle, and mask, help him learn to swim.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1997

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LON

Detlefsen, Lisl H

Summary: Takes a look at a child's first swimming lesson, assuring them that there are no mermaids, sea monsters, or sharks in the pool.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Book Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DET

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DET

Jarzab, Anna

Summary: Becoming famous for her early swimming talents, Susannah finds her Olympics dreams challenged by an injury, a new coach's revolutionary training strategies, and an unexpected romance with Harry, a fellow swimmer, who is facing challenges of his own.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Inkyard Press 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC JAR

Schenkel, Katie

Summary: Grace loves swimming and is excited about joining the relay team, but not being able to make friends with teammate Chloe upsets her, especially when Chloe blames Grace for a disqualification. Includes discussion questions, information about swimming, and glossaries.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2021

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