Swim Until You Can't See Land by Catriona ChildSwim Until You Can't See Land by Catriona Child

Swim Until You Can't See Land

byCatriona Child

Hardcover | February 28, 2017

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Everyone should know about her, what she did, what she went through.

her fingernails forcibly removed
her fingernails forcibly removed

Marièle's medals were given to her because she almost died for her beliefs, almost died to help others. To help future generations, to help me, a complete stranger. So that I could have a future, so that I could swim fast.

And where are her medals?

Not out on display.

If that had been me, if I'd been in her place, would I have survived?

Once a competitive swimmer and sister of Eilidh Child, who won a silver medal for Scotland in the Commonwealth Games, Catriona Child understands the amazing highs and devastating lows of professional sport.

In Swim Until You Can't See Land, 20-year-old Hannah is forced to give up her professional swimming career. Facing an empty future, she meets Mariele and is astonished to learn of her courage as a WW2 agent in occupied France.

her fingernails forcibly removed
her fingernails forcibly removed

Catriona Child gained a degree in English from Aberdeen University before completing an MA in creative writing at Lancaster University. She won the Sunday Herald blog competition and was shortlisted for the National Library of Scotland/The Scotsman Crime short story competition. Catriona has also been published in the magazine Northwor...
Title:Swim Until You Can't See LandFormat:HardcoverDimensions:240 pages, 7.83 × 5.28 × 0.98 inPublished:February 28, 2017Publisher:Luath Press LtdLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1910021458

ISBN - 13:9781910021453

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