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  • The Swing
    Backinprint.com, Paperback, 2001
  • Swing
    Tandem Library, School & Library Binding, 2000
  • The Swing
    Dell Publishing, Paperback, 1981
  • The Swing
    Bradbury Press, Hardcover, 1980
  • The Swing
    Simon & Schuster (Juv), Hardcover, 1979
  • The swing
    Bradbury Press, Hardcover, 1979
  • The Swing
    Dell Books, Mass Market Paperback, 1979
  • The Swing
    Dell Publishing Co.. Inc., Paperback, 1979

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Book Description
Beth, an eleven year old deaf girl, exults in flying on a swing near her familys Vermont summer place. Danny, a native of the town, resents her usurpation of the spot where he and his late father spent happy hours. The boy resents his rough but kindly stepfather, too, but feels compelled to impress him. Thus, when Danny panics and almost loses his life to a bear protecting its cub and Beth saves h... More
Book Information
PublisherSan Val
BindingSchool & Library Binding (8 editions)
Reading LevelYoung Adults
# of PagesN/A
Publication Date12/2000
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About Emily Hanlon (Author) : Emily Hanlon is a published author of children's books and young adult books. Some of the published credits of Emily Hanlon include The Wing and the Flame, The Swing.
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