• Swimming Through These Pages Sometimes you pick up a book simply because it is a beautiful work of art. SWIMMING STUDIES, by Leanne Shapton, is just such a book. I dove into this book, feeling as though I was privy to each memory, each vignette as anĀ intimateĀ detail of her artful and measured life. Once a competitive swimmer who participated […] Verbal Vixen 0 Comments September 10, 2012