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A summer father

Joanna M. Weston

A summer father

by Joanna M. Weston

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  • 27 Currently reading

Published by Frontenac House in Calgary .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Fathers and daughters -- Poetry.,
  • World War, 1939-1945 -- Poetry.

  • Edition Notes

    Poems.

    StatementJoanna M. Weston.
    GenrePoetry.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination79 p. :
    Number of Pages79
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19931018M
    ISBN 101897181051
    OCLC/WorldCa70884556

    When Owen discovers his classmate, Bethany, climbing out of a book, school goes from boring to life-changing in an instant. When Owen learns that Bethany is half-fictional and is jumping in and out of books to find her father, Owen blackmails Bethany into taking him into his favorite series. What he finds there, however, will change his life. My Father’s Summers – A Daughter’s Memoir Told in a series of eloquent prose poems, My Father’s Summers is Kathi Appelt’s memoir of coming-of-age in Houston, Texas. Without a wasted word, she recalls her faraway father, as he first disappears halfway across the world to work in Arabia and then simply across town – to begin a new.

    "A Summer's Reading" by Bernard Malamud George Stoyonovich was a neighborhood boy who had quit high school on an impulse when he was sixteen, run out of patience, and though he was ashamed every time he went looking for a job, when people asked him if he had finished and he had to say no, he never went back to Size: 96KB.   Buy a cheap copy of A Boy's Summer: Father and Son Together book by Gerry Spence. Gerry Spence, father to six, grandfather to ten, is a man who knows intimately the joys of fatherhood and who writes beautifully and lyrically about how fatherhood Free shipping over $/5(4).

    Inevitably, I'm going to get my dad a present for Father's Day on Sunday, June I could take the route I do most years: Head to Brookstonel, that land of wonders, at the mall and buy a gadget Author: Elena Nicolaou.   Every year my father and I plant a garden. Tomatoes, peppers, onions, marigold, and zinnias grow in neat, straight rows and every spring my father tells me about Mr. Bellavista and the summer my father was ten. -From the book. From the PublisherBrand: Thinkingdom.


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