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Author Crossan, Sarah.
Title The weight of water / by Sarah Crossan.
Pub Info New York, N.Y. : Bloomsbury, 2012.
book jacket
 Barnstable (Sturgis) Juv.  J FICTION CRO     AVAILABLE
 Chatham-Children's Coll.  J Cro     AVAILABLE
 Wellfleet-Young Adult  J FICTION Crossan     AVAILABLE
Edition 1st U.S. ed.
Descript 211 p. ; 21 cm.
Note Accelerated Reader MG+ 4.7 2 2 159789
Originally published: London : Bloomsbury, 2012.
Summary Twelve-year-old Kasienka and her mother have immigrated to Coventry, England from Poland, searching for Kasienka's father, but everyone is unfriendly except for an African neighbor and a boy Kasienka meets at the swimming pool, which is her only refuge from an alien society.
Subject Immigrants -- England -- Coventry -- Fiction.
Mothers and daughters -- Fiction.
Swimming -- Fiction.
Alienation (Social psychology) -- Fiction.
Genre Novels in verse.
Subject Race relations -- Fiction.
Coventry (England) -- Ethnic relations -- Fiction.
England -- Fiction.
Genre Bildungsromans.
ISBN 9781599909677 (hardcover)
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