In this acclaimed addition to Joan Medlicott's USA Today, bestselling series, new joys overcome new troubles as the unforgettable Ladies of Covington embrace life in their small North Carolina mountain town.
Dr. Kevin Leman shows how your position in the family shapes your personality and determines your interests and career choices. The Birth Order Book (Why You Are the Way You Are) will give you a clearer understanding of just who you are, and guide you in getting along better with your family, friends and co-workers.
Inspired by the artistic vision of world-renowned landscape painter Thomas Kinkade...imbued with the light of his uplifting message. A heartwarming novel focusing on the quaint town of Cape Light, and the unique residents who call it home.
A book that honestly describes the inner needs and range of issues parents face with disabled children. Filled with true stories from parents who have been there, who understand the isolation and challenges, this is a work of compassion and insight, inspiration and hope.
Between 1941 and 1943 Wynne Brooks waited for her youmg soldier husband to return to her. In all the time he was away, she wrote to him, first daily, then weekly, never knowing his whereabouts. In 1943, at the end of the war, her letters were returned, her letters of comfort and love unread, bearing the War Office stamp "no trace."
This is an exquisite, true-life account of an exceptional love that knows no boundaries of time and place.
In this remarkable book, a Chicago Tribune reporter interviews fifty famous women who are approaching or have reached their 50th birthday. Reflecting insightfully upon their past experiences, what they learned, and their happy expectations for the future.
Eddie is a grizzled war veteran who feels trapped in a meaningless life of fixing rides at a seaside amusement park. As the park has changed over the years - so has Eddie changed, from optimistic youth to embittered old age. Then, on his 83rd birthday, Eddie dies in a tragic accident, trying to save a little girl from a falling cart. He awakens in the afterlife, where he learns that heaven is not a lush Garden of Eden, but a place where your earthly life is explained to you by five people wwho were in it. These people may have been loved ones or distant stangers. Yet each of them changed your path forever. A sweet, entertaining and wise book. It certainly held my attention throughout.
Meet Harry Flashman - in the wildly funny and historically accurate cult classic that introduced us to history's greatest adventurer, randiest cad, and most incorrigble soundrel.
FLASHMAN follows Flashy as he lies, steals, duels, and wenches his way from 1839 England to Indian, to the wilds of Afghanistan. Along the way, he survives military incompetence, ambushes, torture, venomous snakes, and vengeful women...and emergences against all odd as a bona fide hero of the realm.