About this book
A simple yet engrossing graphic novel story, about a boy with curvature of the spine who goes swimming every week and becomes acquainted with a girl at the pool. It won the 'Essential Revelation' prize at the Angoulene Festival in 2009.
A teenage boy suffering from curvature of the spine begins swimming every week at the local pool, at the repeated request of his chiropractor. In the interior and echoing world of the swimming pool, surrounded by anonymous bodies and in between lengths, he becomes acquainted with a girl who agrees to give him pointers on his poor technique.