Summer Of The Swans, The (puffin Modern Classics) by Betsy ByarsSummer Of The Swans, The (puffin Modern Classics) by Betsy Byars

Summer Of The Swans, The (puffin Modern Classics)

byBetsy Byars

Paperback | April 12, 2004

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Sara's life has always flowed smoothly, like the gliding swans on the lake, until her little brother Charlie disappears.  Then Sara is forced to see her life in a whole new way.
Betsy Byars began her writing career rather late in life. "In all of my school years, . . . not one single teacher ever said to me, 'Perhaps you should consider becoming a writer,'" Byars recalls. "Anyway, I didn't want to be a writer. Writing seemed boring. You sat in a room all day by yourself and typed. If I was going to be a writer...
Title:Summer Of The Swans, The (puffin Modern Classics)Format:PaperbackDimensions:144 pages, 7 × 5 × 0.38 inPublished:April 12, 2004Publisher:Penguin Young Readers GroupLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0142401145

ISBN - 13:9780142401149

Appropriate for ages: 9 - 12


Rated 4 out of 5 by from Summer of the Swans A touching story about family and growing up.
Date published: 2017-11-23

Editorial Reviews

A compelling story of the longest day in a fourteen-year-old?s life. (Publishers Weekly)