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Empty Roads & Broken Bottles; in search for The Great Perhaps By Charlotte Eriksson & The Glass Child
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The story of The Glass Child, Charlotte Eriksson, is one of those you usually see on movies. Only 18 years old she left everything she had and knew in Sweden, and moved to London to dedicate her... More > whole life to her music and art. A vague dream about reaching out turned out to be an extraordinary fight for true and real art. A journey about self-discovery, learning solitude, the difference between having a home and feeling at home and how she finally found a home in herself, in her music, in her words. Charlotte spent a year homeless on the road, sleeping at friends’ and fans’ floors, learning and searching. An ordinary girl created a community of over 20,000 admiring fans online, and all alone with nothing but hard work and determination she managed to build a life on her art, being a true inspiration to so many people, showing that you can achieve and become exactly who you want to be, if you just want it bad enough.< Less
The Child of South Africa’s Labour Reserve By Ben Molapo
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By BEN MOLAPO. Written as a record of his life, Makotoko Bernard Molapo's book recounts his touchy upbringing and the oral stories of his grandfather Mohatonyane. He records the story of a community... More > and of a nation that has, since the discovery of diamonds in 1870s in Kimberley and gold in Witwatersrand area, been systematically transformed into a labour reserve for the South African mining industry. Bernard laments this as a history of the cost of human lives that the industry had to incur to operationally sustain itself. The blacks accounted for most of the deaths, watering the wealth of the captains of the SA mining industry for generations. Unlike the holocaust story where there was reparation for wrongs committed against the human race, people from SA labour reserve areas just take this as a defining feature of their own community survival. The subordination of the poor to the interests of the super rich has received dead silence.< Less
Leaving Home: Discoveries and Reflections of a Once-Sheltered Heart By Randal Burd
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The author confronts the fear of death, loss of innocence, and lack of control a child experiences as it grows into an adult and leaves the security of a sheltered family life. Although he has been... More > published in several magazines and anthologies, this is the author's first book of collected poems.< Less
Leaving Home: Discoveries and Reflections of a Once-Sheltered Heart By Randal Burd
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The author confronts the fear of death, loss of innocence, and lack of control a child experiences as it grows into an adult and leaves the security of a sheltered family life. Although he has been... More > published in several magazines and anthologies, this is the author's first book of collected poems.< Less
War Child: Morazan, El Salvador 1981 By Wilfredo Argueta
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Will Argueta’s stories of his childhood in El Salvador are both fascinating and disturbing. The untimely and unusual death of his father has clearly made an impact in his life and in his... More > writing. The influence of coming of age, with little guidance, in a country ravaged by civil war is apparent in nearly every verse. Will’s poetry is filled with adolescent anger and discovery. The vision of Delicias as a farming community of natural beauty and a simple lifestyle is overtaken by images of fear, death, and destruction that eventually become commonplace to a young boy learning to be a man.< Less
Gifts From A Porcupine: Parenting a child with special needs By Nancy Winter Luenzmann
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Gifts From A Porcupine traces the struggles and successes resulting from the family’s adoption of a young child from Bogota, Colombia. Discovery of multiple disabilities seriously challenged... More > the family—particularly, the author as both parent and professional educator. The book, therefore, is divided into two perspectives: gifts of learning as a parent and gifts of learning as a professional. These lessons might benefit: • Couples adopting children with special needs • Parents and siblings of individuals with disabilities. • Educators and educational support staff • Professionals aiding dysfunctional families • Members of families with bipolar disorder This story gives promise to those seeking a positive outcome to a difficult journey.< Less
Meditations for Mother & Child - A Book of Guided Meditations By Phebe Durand
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Revised, Second Edition - A book of guided meditations that lead you into a world of self-discovery and renewal, spark your imagination and allow you much-needed alone time with your child.... More > Perfect for nursing mothers to read aloud, soothing their child with the sound of their voice, and for pregnant moms-to-be who definitely need the alone time to reflect. Also much-loved as a dream-time aid - just imagine curling up in bed and being read, "Close your eyes and breathe three times" as you're led into a world of possibility.< Less
Meditations for Mother & Child - A Book of Guided Meditations By Phebe Durand
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Revised, Second Edition - A book of guided meditations that lead you into a world of self-discovery and renewal, spark your imagination and allow you much-needed alone time with your child.... More > Perfect for nursing mothers to read aloud, soothing their child with the sound of their voice, and for pregnant moms-to-be who definitely need the alone time to reflect. Also much-loved as a dream-time aid - just imagine curling up in bed and being read, "Close your eyes and breathe three times" as you're led into a world of possibility.< Less
Cassini Child 2nd edition softback By Martin Agnew
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Action and adventure as you follow charlie, the books hero, who begins young, innocent and naieve but soon see's the true horror of war as the consequences of this last war of man begin to affect him... More > directly...it's a journey of discovery for him and the small party that accompanies him as they journey across the great divide to the home of the Gods Of Juterian in a vain hope of ending this most calamitus of wars...accompanied by the mysterious little girl, cassie, and the rapidly evolving soldier, Jerome, Charlie is thrust into a world of high explosive action but can cassie be trusted and who is cassie really...the answers will have a direct bearing on the outcome of this last war of man..< Less
Cassini Child 2nd edition softback By Martin Agnew
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Action and adventure as you follow charlie, the books hero, who begins young, innocent and naieve but soon see's the true horror of war as the consequences of this last war of man begin to affect him... More > directly...it's a journey of discovery for him and the small party that accompanies him as they journey across the great divide to the home of the Gods Of Juterian in a vain hope of ending this most calamitus of wars...accompanied by the mysterious little girl, cassie, and the rapidly evolving soldier, Jerome, Charlie is thrust into a world of high explosive action but can cassie be trusted and who is cassie really...the answers will have a direct bearing on the outcome of this last war of man..< Less