Boss of the Pool


Shelley is embarrassed when her mother starts working at the ‘retard farm’. Why can't she get a decent job? At the pool, Ben is afraid of the water, but persists in hanging around the edge, and Tania in the wheelchair is organising a disco.

Adapted from Robin Klein's novel.

  • 0
  • 5 total
  • 4 female identifying, 1 male identifying
  • women, gender
  • 16 to 18, 18+
  • teen, young adult
  • Currency Press


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