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Swimming in the Monsoon Sea by Shyam Selvadurai
  • Paperback $12.95

    Aug 14, 2007 | 280 Pages | Young Adult

  • Ebook $9.99

    Dec 04, 2012 | Young Adult

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"As lush and languid as its Sri Lanka setting…What captures readers is the way the story rolls in waves, mimicking how Amrith looks at himself, then looks away. The luxuriant language with details of architecture and verdant gardens doesn’t call attention to itself, but refreshes like a breeze. Selvadurai, who wrote so gracefully for adults…now does the same for teens."
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Governor General’s Literary Award – Children (English) FINALIST 2005

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