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The Lido

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Library Binding

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Other Editions of This Title:
Digital Audiobook (7/9/2018)
Paperback (6/4/2019)
Hardcover (7/10/2018)
Paperback, Korean (8/3/2018)
Compact Disc (7/10/2018)


Kate is a twenty-six-year-old riddled with anxiety who works for a local paper in Brixton, London, covering forgettably small stories. Assigned to write about the closing of the local lido (an outdoor pool and recreation center), she meets an eighty-six-year-old widow who has swum there daily since she was a child. Kate's simple local interest story soon blossoms into a portrait of a singular woman -- and a beautiful friendship that provides sustenance to both women as they galvanize the community to fight the lido's closure.

Thorndike Press Large Print, 9781432854232, 480pp.

Publication Date: July 10, 2018