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Wings to fly By Linda Brooks
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“Bronson uses his hands with manly pride. There is precision in his movements. He is deliberate, slow and meticulous. We chat as he asks for the tools, smiling as I hand them to him as if he... More > were a surgeon. Then, task finished, he stands back to survey his handiwork. Bronson has started a training course. He has a job. He’s a working class man. Now he moves in the world of men and machines, strangers and family alike, with satisfaction and humour - living beyond a minimal life. Given ‘wings to fly’.” Brooks continues the journey with her son, Bronson, with life after ‘I’m not broken, I’m just different’. Some untold earlier stories are included. The book contains chapters by Prof. Tony Attwood, Dr John Miller and Dr Steele Fitchett on the future of Asperger's, which bring hope. The focus of this sequel is to give a clearer view of the struggle adults with Asperger’s and their families face daily, in a narrative that is real, engaging and accessible.< Less
Wings By Jerry Kirk
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When a boy wakes up one morning to discover that he has grown wings on his back, he assumes that he can fly. But can he? This delightful yet poignant picture book reveals that some things in life are... More > not always as they appear to be.< Less
Flying Without Wings By Alice Vito
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Alice lives in the shadow of her younger sister. She feels she isn't really special until one day, she meets Drake. He tells her he needs her and she is slowly drawn to his tragic tale. When her... More > sister falls into the the dark hands of someone sinister, what else can Alice do except jump in after her?< Less
Flying Without Wings By Samantha Khatchadourian
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Alice lives in the shadow of her younger sister. She feels she isn't really special until one day, she meets Drake. He tells her he needs her and she is slowly drawn to his tragic tale. When her... More > sister falls into the the dark hands of someone sinister, what else can Alice do except jump in after her?< Less
Northrop Flying Wings By kev darling
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One of the most adventurous pioneers of aviation in the USA, Jack Northrop had a dream of creating an aircraft as a pure flying wing. Although he and his design team came close the technology to... More > create such a machine was not then available. His dream was finally created by the Nothrop Grumman Corporation with B-2 Spirit currently in USAF service.< Less
Hope Is Rain on a Fly's Wings By Charles Ray Hastings Jr.
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"Hope" is one chapbook from the three part series, Unholy Trinity, filled with transgressive writing and abrasive poetry. Hope is Rain on a Fly's Wings is the chapbook focusing on... More > despondency.< Less
Flying Strongly on One Wing By orde
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This is a poem of thirty stanzas. It is an unfeigned, penetrating, philosophical and sincere poetic evocation not just about coping - the flying strongly on one wing - but more so about the other... More > wing - the broken and damaged wing and its voice. It strikes a strong chord of realism. The poem is handwritten in A5 size paper over thirty-six pages and it’s a style that is well suited to the concept of the poem. Modern calligraphy has been defined as giving ‘form to signs in an expressive, harmonious, and skillful manner’ and in the use of handwritten text is giving in its way this feeling of an expression, a softness that suggests at the least a nod to a modern personal calligraphy.< Less
Two WINGS to Fly By Jerry DeShone
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Do you love butterflies and if you do you will love out little story about such things today and then how children become involved. Insects especially butterflies and moths are beautiful in their... More > own way and they never are dull to look at. Entomology is the study of insects and it takes one into a world of micro insects and even massive ones as well and when it comes to butterflies they come in all sizes and colors and they are never not exciting to see alive and feeding on nectar. Our young ones can and do learn a lot about out world around us when they begin a collection of insects especially of butterflies and moths. Our little story “Two Wings to Fly” is such a story, READ and ENJOY< Less
Flying with a Broken Wing By Sat Mehta
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Flying with a Broken Wing tells the true story of a boy growing up in India in turbulent times. Sat Mehta was five years old when he and his family became refugees, caught up in the biggest migration... More > in modern history at the time of Independence. His home was destroyed, his uncle murdered. Once very wealthy farmers, the Mehtas became destitute. Later, Sat suffered a broken arm – complications set in and amputation seemed inevitable. As he lay in hospital, a world famous surgeon, Professor Robert Roaf, strode on to the ward, choosing “hopeless cases” to help. Sat got a second chance. The gratitude he felt for the great man’s skill shaped the rest of Sat’s life. He qualified as a doctor and arrived in England, where he has lived and worked for 30 years. He says of his life: “It is a story of a disappearing world, sadhus, snakes and baking sun, monkeys, monsoons and riot and murder. As a boy, I saw it all.”< Less
Flying on a Wing and a Prayer By Ralph Patton
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In 1942 Ralph left behind days behind an adding machine, week nights in accounting courses and weekends courting sweetheart Bette Lou and joined the Army Air Corps. He survived cadet shenanigans and... More > rookie pilot mistakes to join the "Mighty 8th Air Force" flying over Nazi-occupied Europe. But nothing in his training prepared him for bailing out of his B-17 over occupied France. There, he found himself forced to rely on the courage and kindness of ordinary French men and women, who risked everything to help him. This is his story and theirs.< Less