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Beach in City Island By David Ellis
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Since he has been living on the beach in City Island, David Ellis has not stopped writing about the beautiful place that he loves. Many of the poems in this book are on display around City Island... More > written on canvas and driftwood.< Less
Migration of souls By John Kennedy
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Set in 1870's Britain.It follows the exploits of a young widowed man brought up in rural England, who due to mechanization of the farming industry is forced to change his way of life and embrace the... More > hardships and uncertainties of Industrial life< Less
HOW TO BE THE LOVING, WISE PARENT YOU WANT TO BE...EVEN WITH YOUR TEENAGER! By Darryl Sollerh, Leslie King, LCSW
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"Sage advice for frustrated parents." KIRKUS REVIEWS Through their years of working with teens and their parents, Darryl Sollerh and Leslie King, LCSW, have developed a deeply compassionate... More > yet realistic approach that takes into consideration both the parent and their teen's point of view. Filled with real-life examples, they examine the likely flashpoints for family conflicts, from teenager social lives to their homework habits and grades, from their misrepresentations to their demands for justice, from their calls for independence to their need for dependence. Sollerh and King's approach, at heart, seeks to spark and an empathetic awakening in both parent and teen, not only as they each meet the initially difficult phases of any challenge or crisis, but also as they move into the future, guided by a new awareness capable of supporting their ongoing efforts to grow in a relationship of shared dialogs, mutual respect and deepening understanding.< Less
Eye of an Eagle: A Peter Poppin Adventure By Janet Hafner
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“This coming-of-age story unfolds with gritty self-assurance that is associated with skilled authorship. Readers feel very much immersed with Peter’s life and dilemmas. The mystery of... More > what lies ahead is intriguing and profound.” -SDW/EG Manuscript Reviewer On the coast of Maine in the 1800s, thirteen-year-old Peter Poppin discovers a mysterious box while searching the beach for driftwood. Just as he tucks it away, he suffers a terrible accident. His eye is badly injured. The doctor is unable to restore his sight. An aspiring wood-carver, he can’t succeed without his vision. His dreams crumble. A schoolyard bully picks a fight with Peter because he wears an eye patch. A great eagle swoops down and defends him. His classmate, an Abamela Indian, tells Peter his clan’s Shaman is a healer and could help. His parents refuse the idea, but he and his best friend, Marian, make the journey. What happens in the healing? What gift does Peter receive? What role does the mysterious box have?< Less