Gumption A grandmother s story

Filename: gumption-a-grandmother-s-story.pdf
ISBN: 9781312120563
Release Date: 2014-04-24
Number of pages: 274
Author: Constance J. Corcoran

Download and read online Gumption A grandmother s story in PDF and EPUB A granddaughter explores the stark contrasts in her grandmother's life before and after the Great Depression. The author blends family lore, memoir and research to investigate the mystery of the banished father her grandmother never met. The Mother Lode region of California is featured in one section set in Calaveras County from 1948-1959. Other prominent settings are 19th and early 20th century Galesburg, Illinois, northwestern Nebraska, Drayton North Dakota, Wellington County Ontario and Saskatchewan.

Good Gumption

Filename: good-gumption.pdf
ISBN: OSU:32435017976341
Release Date: 1907
Number of pages: 400
Author: Charles Augustus Jenkens

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Half Broke Horses B2

Filename: half-broke-horses-b2.pdf
ISBN: 9783125798885
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages: 350
Author: Jeannette Walls
Publisher: Ernst Klett Sprachen

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School Library Journal

Filename: school-library-journal.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015082957005
Release Date: 1993
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Remembering Mattie

Filename: remembering-mattie.pdf
ISBN: 9780865346871
Release Date: 2008
Number of pages: 312
Author: Barbara Russell Chesser
Publisher: Sunstone Press

Download and read online Remembering Mattie in PDF and EPUB "Remembering Mattie: A Pioneer Woman's Legacy of Grit, Gumption, and Grace" is a treasury of true stories, memorable pictures of people and places from the past, and historic legal documents and papers.

Grace Gumption

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ISBN: UVA:X030251525
Release Date: 2007
Number of pages: 308
Author: Katie Sherrod
Publisher: Texas Christian University Press

Download and read online Grace Gumption in PDF and EPUB The stories of Fort Worth women are told in category's, but women are had pigeon-hole. No women living at the time the book was written ar included, to avoid problems of offended feelings.

100 Dastardly Little Detective Stories

Filename: 100-dastardly-little-detective-stories.pdf
ISBN: 1402709749
Release Date: 2003-10-01
Number of pages: 561
Author: Robert H. Weinberg
Publisher: Sterling Publishing Company Incorporated

Download and read online 100 Dastardly Little Detective Stories in PDF and EPUB Match wits with great detectives, devious criminals, and some of the finest minds in the all-time annals of detective literature. From crime-suspense (Tom Curry's "The Sign") to hard-boiled fiction ("A Hand of Pinochle") to modern noir ("Soul's Burning" by Bill Pronzini), the scope of these 100 detective stories is as wide as the tales are short. They're the brainchildren of such top names as James M. Barrie ("The Adventure of the Two Collaborators"), O. Henry ("The Mystery of the Rue de Peychaud"), Charles Dickens ("An Artful Touch"), Bret Harte ("The Stolen Cigar-Case"), Jack London ("The Leopard Man's Story"), R.L. Stevens ("The Carnival Caper"), Stephen Deninger ("Damsel with a Derringer"), Nick Spain ("Duck Behind that Eight-Ball!"), and countless others. There's even one by Abraham Lincoln, "The Trailor Murder Mystery," which appeared in 1843. Prison breakouts, grand larceny, homicide: trying to solve these tricky cases will be a treat for all mystery fans.

The Spirit of Missions

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ISBN: WISC:89064896939
Release Date: 1867
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Download and read online The Spirit of Missions in PDF and EPUB Includes the proceedings of the annual meeting of the Society.

Your Iowa Grandmother s Recipe Book

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ISBN: 9781312163850
Release Date: 2014-05-06
Number of pages: 290
Author: Rachael Gatling

Download and read online Your Iowa Grandmother s Recipe Book in PDF and EPUB Every recipe has a story and every story has a secret. For folks in Tatatonka, Iowa, the best recipes in town, and therefore the best secrets, have long been kept in the coveted recipe book of local cooking legend Trudie Melody. When Trudie becomes ill, her granddaughter, successful (at least by Tatatonka standards) garden gnome maker Margot, decides it's no time to be timid and boldly asks for the recipe book. Thinking she's secured the book for herself, Margot's life goes into a tailspin when, after her grandma's death, a crooked probate lawyer determines the book will go to Sheryl, Margot's shrewd first cousin, who needs the book to bail out her flailing career. Margot's only recourse is to sue Sheryl before she can take possession of the treasured book. The courtroom takes on a voyeuristic and carnival-like atmosphere when the Judge rules to have the recipe book read aloud in order to determine the rightful owner

Alexander s Magazine

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ISBN: SRLF:A0008588758
Release Date: 1969
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Miss Brenda and the Loveladies

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ISBN: 9780307732187
Release Date: 2014-02-18
Number of pages: 240
Author: Brenda Spahn
Publisher: WaterBrook

Download and read online Miss Brenda and the Loveladies in PDF and EPUB One woman’s fight to provide hope for the hopeless… Seven ex-cons who changed her heart forever… For Brenda Spahn, entrepreneur and businesswoman, wealth was a lifestyle—until a brush with the law threatened to send her to prison. In those dark moments, Brenda made a promise to God. Spared incarceration, a renewed Brenda glimpsed into the lives of women serving time in one of the worst places in America—the Julia Tutwiler Prison for Women in Wetumpka, Alabama. What she saw prompted a God-inspired vision. With a heart to help and a will that couldn’t be crushed, Brenda fought the system and overcame tremendous obstacles to take ex-cons into her own home and help them navigate the alien world of life on the outside. This is the story of Brenda’s journey from rags to riches to redemption. It’s the story of the first unlikely year of her “Whole Way House” and of the extraordinary lives of the first seven women who came to call her “Miss Brenda.” It’s a story that testifies to the power of faith and how God changes hearts every day.

Video Rating Guide for Libraries

Filename: video-rating-guide-for-libraries.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015064420733
Release Date: 1993
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Limestone Gumption

Filename: limestone-gumption.pdf
ISBN: 163293101X
Release Date: 2016-01-15
Number of pages: 250
Author: Bryan E. Robinson

Download and read online Limestone Gumption in PDF and EPUB "When Brad Pope returns to his boyhood hometown to confront his long-lost father, the 35-year-old psychologist becomes a prime suspect in the murder of cave diver, Big Jake Nunn. Whitecross, Florida, is known for its natural crystal-clear springs and underwater caverns where townsfolk die of natural causes, not murder. Until now. The psychologist's hopes of settling the debt with his father and reconnecting with his cantankerous Grandma Gigi are hindered by the surprised horror surrounding his father's whereabouts and sinister secrets of the Women's Preservation Club, founded by Grandma Gigi. With its blend of humor and dark plot, Limestone Gumption witnesses beauty and brutality in a small Southern town. This fast-paced cozy mystery's twists and turns will keep you on the edge of your seat or make you fall out of it laughing"--


Filename: newsweek.pdf
ISBN: IND:32000000712051
Release Date: 1982
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