Biographies
epub |eng | 2017-01-02 | Author:James L. Swanson [L. Swanson, James]

But then something strange happened. After the graveside ceremony was over and King’s family and associates had departed, bereaved mourners did something bizarre. They wanted to possess a tangible link ...
( Category: Biographies January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-14 | Author:Aly Raisman

CHAPTER 16 A GOLD OF MY OWN London, United Kingdom August 2012 Our days of introducing ourselves to people in the cafeteria were over: After we won the team gold, ...
( Category: Personal Health January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Walter Dean Myers

THE GARMENT CENTER I was fifteen, starting my junior year at Stuyvesant, and I was lost. I didn’t know where I was going or even where I should have been ...
( Category: Biographies January 6,2018 )
epub |eng | 1994-12-25 | Author:Yoko Kawashima Watkins

SOLVED Hideyo wrote a note to the principal, asking permission for my early dismissal so that I could attend the funeral services for Mr. and Mrs. Masuda. Because I was ...
( Category: Historical Fiction December 25,2017 )
mobi |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Miranda Kenneally

Miranda Kenneally is the author of Catching Jordan (2011), a contemporary YA novel about football and femininity. Her other books include Stealing Parker (2012) and Bad, Bad Thing (2013). Miranda ...
( Category: Biographies December 18,2017 )
epub |eng | 2010-12-15 | Author:Beatrice Sparks

April 13, Saturday 12:01 a.m. I’ve been thinking about it and a school for just unwed mothers sounds scary and disgusting. A place for tramps and “hos” so they won’t ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction December 15,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-30 | Author:Lila Perl

CHAPTER 6 “On the Death Train” “I don’t remember,” Marion said, “how we covered the distance of three to four miles to the railroad loading platform at the town of ...
( Category: Biographies December 3,2017 )
epub |eng | 2009-04-08 | Author:Jennifer Armstrong

Things Happen Lisa Rowe Fraustino The first thing that happened in 1968 was Sunshine Shaffmaster drowned. From the time we learned to toddle, Sunshine and I were inseparable friends. Her ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction November 29,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-22 | Author:Steve Sheinkin [Sheinkin, Steve]

A MATTER OF PATRIOTISM WITH TALL, WHITE WALLS and arches at the entryway, La Tuna Federal Correctional Institution looked like an old Spanish mission. It sat on the desert of ...
( Category: Education & Reference November 28,2017 )
epub |eng | 2011-06-06 | Author:Catherine Reef [Reef, Catherine]

gave him to understand that her sentiments had undergone so material a change, since the period to which he alluded, as to make her receive with gratitude and pleasure, his ...
( Category: Biographies November 28,2017 )
epub |eng | 2008-01-02 | Author:Charles J. Shields [Shields, Charles J.]

Chapter 7 Mockingbird Takes Off In Spring 1960, Nelle presented Truman with 150 pages of typed notes organized by topic, including the Landscape, the Crime, Other Members of the Clutter ...
( Category: Biographies November 28,2017 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2016-06-07 | Author:Jazz Jennings [Jennings, Jazz]

ME: I wanted to tell you that I’m transgender, which means that I was a boy but became a girl so I have a girl brain and a boy body. ...
( Category: Social Issues November 24,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Maddie Ziegler

CHAPTER 14 It wasn’t that bad,” my mother told me as she rewrapped the bandage Vanessa had given me to wrap around my banged-up knee. “Physically,” I muttered. Fortunately, I’d ...
( Category: Arts, Music & Photography November 23,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-24 | Author:Lacey Sturm

Hero Note: Sarah Patrick Meet Sarah Patrick. She is a hero to me because she has great faith. She is willing to pour out her life every moment in order ...
( Category: Arts & Literature November 17,2017 )
epub, mobi |eng | | Author:Margarita Engle

Writing was not considered ladylike in a castle with plenty of room for pianos and ballet. ELENA The castle where Fredrika spent her childhood was haunted. In the attic, there ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction November 9,2017 )