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After Lily, a young chicken, realizes she's not a natural born swimmer, she becomes resourceful and creative in finding a way to swim.
After Lily, a young chicken, realizes she's not a natural born swimmer, she becomes resourceful and finds a creative way to swim.
Being adventurous can have its mishaps, but completing the goal can be rewarding.
When there's a will, there's a way!
"Laura Willingham has done it again. She has spun a beautiful, clever, and enjoyable tale about how Lily's love and imagination brings her family together to experience joy and fun in the sun. This story will warm your heart each and every time you read it." -Rob Jones, author of Here Comes the Night
"Lily creates fun inventions to make swimming possible, even for chickens. Her enthusiasm and can-do attitude will inspire readers to look for imaginative ways to solve their own problems. The delightful, colorful art makes this feathered family come alive!" -Janet Halfmann, author of almost fifty children's books, including Caterpillar's Surprise
"Perseverance and innovation win in this delightful tale. When Lily's town gets too hot, Lily gets crafty creating a way for chickens to cool off and figures out - chickens CAN swim!" -Chari Smith, author of The Piano and Extraordinary Women from U.S. History