Etched In Sand

📒Etched In Sand ✍ Regina Calcaterra

✏Book Title : Etched in Sand
✏Author : Regina Calcaterra
✏Publisher : Harper Collins
✏Release Date : 2013-08-06
✏Pages : 320
✏ISBN : 9780062218841
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Etched in Sand Book Summary : Regina’s Calcaterra memoir, Etched in Sand, is an inspiring and triumphant coming-of-age story of tenacity and hope. Regina Calcaterra is a successful lawyer, New York State official, and activist. Her painful early life, however, was quite different. Regina and her four siblings survived an abusive and painful childhood only to find themselves faced with the challenges of the foster-care system and intermittent homelessness in the shadows of Manhattan and the Hamptons. A true-life rags-to-riches story, Etched in Sand chronicles Regina’s rising above her past, while fighting to keep her brother and three sisters together through it all. Beautifully written, with heartbreaking honesty, Etched in Sand is an unforgettable reminder that regardless of social status, the American Dream is still within reach for those who have the desire and the determination to succeed.

📒Girl Unbroken ✍ Regina Calcaterra

✏Book Title : Girl Unbroken
✏Author : Regina Calcaterra
✏Publisher : HarperCollins
✏Release Date : 2016-10-18
✏Pages : 416
✏ISBN : 9780062412591
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Girl Unbroken Book Summary : In the highly anticipated sequel to her New York Times bestseller Etched in Sand, Regina Calcaterra pairs with her youngest sister Rosie to tell Rosie’s harrowing, yet ultimately triumphant, story of childhood abuse and survival. They were five kids with five different fathers and an alcoholic mother who left them to fend for themselves for weeks at a time. Yet through it all they had each other. Rosie, the youngest, is fawned over and shielded by her older sister, Regina. Their mother, Cookie, blows in and out of their lives “like a hurricane, blind and uncaring to everything in her path.” But when Regina discloses the truth about her abusive mother to her social worker, she is separated from her younger siblings Norman and Rosie. And as Rosie discovers after Cookie kidnaps her from foster care, the one thing worse than being abandoned by her mother is living in Cookie’s presence. Beaten physically, abused emotionally, and forced to labor at the farm where Cookie settles in Idaho, Rosie refuses to give in. Like her sister Regina, Rosie has an unfathomable strength in the face of unimaginable hardship—enough to propel her out of Idaho and out of a nightmare. Filled with maturity and grace, Rosie’s memoir continues the compelling story begun in Etched in Sand—a shocking yet profoundly moving testament to sisterhood and indomitable courage.

✏Book Title : Footprints In The Sand Making A Difference One Step At A Time
✏Author : Marion Gaskins
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 2008-10-23
✏Pages : 57
✏ISBN : 9780557014224
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Footprints In The Sand Making A Difference One Step At A Time Book Summary : Footprints In The an encouraging and uplifting book that reminds us about the importance of being careful with the "words" we choose to say and our actions. Everyone leaves footprints in the sands of time. They can be negative impressions or they can be positive. The choice is ultimately ours. This book encourages the reader to "Make a Difference" in our world by leading the way with positive footprints.

✏Book Title : 100 Victorian Architectural Designs for Houses and Other Buildings
✏Author : A. J. Bicknell & Co.
✏Publisher : Courier Corporation
✏Release Date : 2012-05-29
✏Pages : 80
✏ISBN : 9780486146195
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏100 Victorian Architectural Designs for Houses and Other Buildings Book Summary : Originally published in 1878, this now-rare collection of designs supplies views of a remarkable variety of modestly priced structures: houses, villas, cottages, many others. 98 black-and-white illustrations.

✏Book Title : The Great Sand Sea in Egypt
✏Author : H. Besler
✏Publisher : Elsevier
✏Release Date : 2011-08-30
✏Pages : 266
✏ISBN : 0080558968
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Great Sand Sea in Egypt Book Summary : The Great Sand Sea in Egypt presents the history of one of the large sand seas in the Sahara, beginning with the sand supply by fluvial transport from partly distant areas and also by local sandstone weathering. It also details sand as carrier of information and shows the possibilities of sedimentary analysis in dealing with such a topic. Simple measurements may supply important information (e.g. salinity measurements). Well known methods can be developed further to answer special questions. A wealth of information can be drawn from especially adapted sedimentological investigations. In the end, bits of information from different analytical sources can be put together to reveal the history of a large sand sea. *Analyzes different geological sources to decipher the history of the Great Sand Sea *Presents the possibilities of sedimentary analysis to interpret the history of an area *Develops well-known methods to further answer special questions

📒Nest Nook Cranny ✍ Susan Blackaby

✏Book Title : Nest Nook Cranny
✏Author : Susan Blackaby
✏Publisher : Charlesbridge
✏Release Date : 2010-02-01
✏Pages : 60
✏ISBN : 9781607341857
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Nest Nook Cranny Book Summary : From tongue-in-cheek sonnets to lyrical free verse, Susan Blackaby's poems explore the many kinds of homes animals make for themselves.

📒The Postmortal ✍ Drew Magary

✏Book Title : The Postmortal
✏Author : Drew Magary
✏Publisher : Penguin
✏Release Date : 2011-08-30
✏Pages : 384
✏ISBN : 9781101543740
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Postmortal Book Summary : • Finalist for the Philip K. Dick and Arthur C. Clarke Awards • The gripping first novel by Drew Magary, Deadspin columnist, GQ correspondent, and author of The Hike "An exciting page turner. . . . Drew Magary is an excellent writer. The Postmortal is . . . even more terrifying than zombie apocalypse." — Mark Frauenfelder, Boing Boing John Farrell is about to get "The Cure." Old age can never kill him now. The only problem is, everything else still can . . . Imagine a near future where a cure for aging is discovered and-after much political and moral debate-made available to people worldwide. Immortality, however, comes with its own unique problems-including evil green people, government euthanasia programs, a disturbing new religious cult, and other horrors. Witty, eerie, and full of humanity, The Postmortal is an unforgettable thriller that envisions a pre-apocalyptic world so real that it is completely terrifying. From the Trade Paperback edition.

✏Book Title : Miscellaneous Series
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1917
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UCAL:B5346209
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Miscellaneous Series Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Bulletin Geological Survey of Alabama
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1955
✏Pages : 138
✏ISBN : CHI:098092635
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Bulletin Geological Survey of Alabama Book Summary :

✏Book Title : Code of Federal Regulations
✏Author :
✏Publisher :
✏Release Date : 1981
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : UOM:39015022747680
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Code of Federal Regulations Book Summary :