Swimming in the Congo

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Milkweed Editions, 1995 - Family & Relationships - 261 pages
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Follows the childhood experiences of seven-year-old Grace Berggren, the daughter of foreign missionaries living on the banks of the Congo River, and her growing attachment to the African landscape and the people, both indigenous and foreign, who surroundh

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User Review  - Luanne - Goodreads

I enjoyed this book, mainly because of the writing style. I thought it was going to be a novel about a girl growing up in the Congo with her missionary family in the 1960s. Instead, it was more like a ... Read full review

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Loved it. Read full review

Contents

Prologue l
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Simbas in Little America
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Old Stories Old Songs
49
Copyright

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