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Issue Details: First known date: 1986... 1986 Boss of the Pool
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Shelley feels uncomfortable around the handicapped people from the hostel where her mother works, but when circumstances lead her to teaching the retarded Ben to swim, she learns some lessons about life and herself

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y separately published work icon Boss of the Pool : The Play Mary Morris , Paddington : Currency Press , 1993 Z394867 1993 single work drama children's

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Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: Huem vinder?
Language: Danish
    • c
      Denmark,
      c
      Scandinavia, Western Europe, Europe,
      :
      Thorup ,
      1989 .
      Extent: 66p.
      ISBN: 8789062302

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  • Also braille, sound recording, large print.

Works about this Work

Singing for Themselves : Representations of Down Syndrome in Fiction Sarah Kanake , 2010 single work essay
— Appears in: Kill Your Darlings [Online] 2010-;
Untitled 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Classroom , vol. 25 no. 4 2005; (p. 37)

— Review of Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction
The Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards 1987 : The Short Lists Jo Goodman , 1987 single work column
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 2 no. 2 1987; (p. 12-13)
Untitled 1987 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , June no. 91 1987; (p. 30)

— Review of Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction
Untitled Ann L. Grieve , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: Review Bulletin , vol. 87 no. 1 1987; (p. 28,32,35,37-38)

— Review of My Sister Sif Ruth Park , 1986 single work novel ; Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction ; The Wild Bob Graham , 1986 single work picture book ; The Nativity Ron Lander , 1986 single work picture book ; Pigs Might Fly Emily Rodda , 1986 single work children's fiction
Untitled Anne Hazell , 1986 single work review
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , July vol. 1 no. 3 1986; (p. 23)

— Review of Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction
Untitled 2005 single work review
— Appears in: Classroom , vol. 25 no. 4 2005; (p. 37)

— Review of Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction
The Children's Jolley : Robin Klein : time to slow down? Mark Macleod , 1986 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , October no. 85 1986; (p. 24-26)

— Review of The Princess Who Hated It Robin Klein , 1986 single work picture book ; Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction
Australian Children's Book Awards : The 1987 shortlist Margaret Dunkle , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: Australian Book Review , June no. 91 1987; (p. 29-32)

— Review of Riverman Allan Baillie , 1986 single work novel ; Creatures in the Beard Margaret Wild , 1986 single work picture book ; Kojuro and the Bears Helen Smith (translator), 1987 single work picture book ; The Wild Bob Graham , 1986 single work picture book ; All About Anna and Harriet and Christopher and Me Libby Hathorn , 1986 single work children's fiction ; Melissa's Ghost Michael Dugan , 1986 single work children's fiction ; Blue Days Donna Sharp , 1986 single work novel ; Space Demons Gillian Rubinstein , 1986 single work novel ; Taronga Victor Kelleher , 1986 single work novel ; My Sister Sif Ruth Park , 1986 single work novel ; All We Know Simon French , 1986 single work children's fiction ; Animalia Graeme Base , 1986 single work picture book ; Farmer Schulz's Ducks Colin Thiele , 1986 single work picture book ; Pigs Might Fly Emily Rodda , 1986 single work children's fiction ; Sister Madge's Book of Nuns Doug MacLeod , 1986 selected work poetry ; Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction ; Murgatroyd's Garden Judy Zavos , 1986 single work picture book ; The Nativity Ron Lander , 1986 single work picture book
Untitled Ann L. Grieve , 1987 single work review
— Appears in: Review Bulletin , vol. 87 no. 1 1987; (p. 28,32,35,37-38)

— Review of My Sister Sif Ruth Park , 1986 single work novel ; Boss of the Pool Robin Klein , 1986 single work children's fiction ; The Wild Bob Graham , 1986 single work picture book ; The Nativity Ron Lander , 1986 single work picture book ; Pigs Might Fly Emily Rodda , 1986 single work children's fiction
The Children's Book Council Book of the Year Awards 1987 : The Short Lists Jo Goodman , 1987 single work column
— Appears in: Magpies : Talking About Books for Children , May vol. 2 no. 2 1987; (p. 12-13)
Singing for Themselves : Representations of Down Syndrome in Fiction Sarah Kanake , 2010 single work essay
— Appears in: Kill Your Darlings [Online] 2010-;
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