Clearinghouse Resource

Title

Swimming to America

Authors/Editors

Mead, Alice

Publisher(s)

New York: Farrar, Straus and Giroux

Source Information (Journal Title, Date, Length)

2005, 160 pages

Description of Resource

Linda Berati, an eighth grader whose parents are from Albania, struggles to decipher her own identity. She befriends another immigrant, but when danger looms, Linda finds new trust and respect with her parents.

Recommended for ages 10 and up.

Languages

English

Availability

This resource may be free from your local library or purchased from the publisher.