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Christmas at Sandy Point:: Ghosts of My Christmases Past By David Griffith
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A collage of childhood Christmas memories from a small village along the south shore of Nova Scotia.
MY COLD WAR By ANN DIAMOND
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"On a day in the spring of 1956, my parents dressed my brother and me in brand new outfits, my mother put on makeup and her best, camel-hair coat, and we all went for a drive in the countryside... More > near Montreal. We took along our puppy, Smokey, wrapped in a blanket in case he peed on the seats of our new car. Not long before, my father had agreed to enrol me in a special program, whose directors were very interested in bright little girls like me." So begins Ann Diamond's terrifying tale of growing up in Canada during the Cold War -- an era when secrecy ran rampant, ruining careers and lives. This is the true story of one family caught in a dangerous web of deception. Ann Diamond is an award-winning Canadian writer.< Less
40th Reunion Memory Book By S. A. Classof75
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St. Andrew's Episcopal High School, Jackson MS, Class of 1975 40th Reunion Memory Book
Andy & Aaron Sanchez By Andy & Aaron Sanchez
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Graceful By Steven Sutherland
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I walked up the stairs to see Hannah all grown up glancing at her self in the mirror. I was wondering if she truly knew the joyfulness that comes from her heart and how contagious her joy is to all... More > around her. She can make an ordinary moment come to life with joy. A gift I can’t quite wrap my arms around. Even in her early years you could see this spring out of her and the smiles light up from one side of the room to the other. When she first began to run you could see it in her heart she didn’t want to miss out of living a complete and full day.< Less
My Life as A Persian Ballerina By Haideh Ahmadzadeh
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Born in Tehran in 1930 into a mixed family of a Tartar mother and an Azerbayjani father, Haideh Ahmadzadeh started dancing at the age of seven in a country that was struggling to keep up with modern... More > times. Dancing for girls was not an accepted or desirable occupation. Her love of dance made her overcome many obstacles and with the approval and backing of her mother and later her husband Nejad, she got to the top of her profession. With a great deal of hard work, discipline and drive, Haideh and Nejad founded a Ballet Academy, Iranian National Ballet Company and Iranian Folk Dance, Music and Song Group. They performed regularly for State guests at home and abroad, their travels wrought with a great deal of incident and adventure. When the Islamic Revolution put a stop to all artistic activities in Iran, Haideh and Nejad had to leave a lifetime's work behind and seek new adventures in the West.< Less
The Posterity of Nancy Bean - 1826 - 1903 By Manetta Henry & Lorranine Lorraine Manderscheid
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"The Posterity of Nancy Bean" originally comprised Chapter 3 of a larger work called "Some Descendants of John D. Lee". The John D. Lee Family Organization is republishing in... More > chapters this original work by Manetta Prince Henry which was later compiled by Lorraine Manderscheid. This book is 41 pages with 439 descendants over 7 generations.< Less
SEGL Fall 2010 By Mira Brown
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I Was a Little Princess: A Former Child Pageant Winner Revisits Her Past By Danielle Phillips
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The 1996 death of six-year-old beauty queen JonBenét Ramsey brought with it a cultural revelation – the previously little-known world of child beauty pageants, which was thrust into... More > sharp public focus as a result of Ramsey's murder. Since that time, America has maintained a somewhat queasy fascination with these contests. But what really goes on at pageants like these? What does a child experience as a participant? And why do parents enter their children in these contests? In I Was a Little Princess, author Danielle Phillips combines careful research into the child pageant scene with personal experience and anecdotes in the hopes of understanding this controversial social phenomenon.< Less
Beating the Odds By Rochelle Hampton
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Beating the Odds is an autobiographical story about neglect, parental substance abuse, the foster care system, and the struggle for resiliency. It’s about finding the courage to live your own... More > way. It’s about not accepting the circumstances as they are handed to you. It’s about beating the odds! Few could have predicted that this author would change her life the way she has. She has written this book using her own life experiences to explore factors that may contribute to resiliency. It is the author’s hope that her experiences might help others to better understand why some young people are able to change their lives while others remain statistics.< Less

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See the Dragon See the Dragon By Don Arndt
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