Going Swimming by Sarah Garland

Going Swimming

Written by Sarah Garland
Illustrated by


Going Swimming by Sarah Garland

Originally in picture-book format, and published here as a board book, this is one of a series of stories dealing with familiar aspects of a small child's life, and featuring a mother, her children and their dog. Going swimming can be frightening for a small boy, but he's soon splashing happily.

About the Author

Sarah Garland

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.

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13 pages


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Bodley Head Children's Books an imprint of Random House Children's Publishers UK

Publication date

3rd June 1999



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