By Buthainah Afiff
By Buthainah Afiff
By James Joyce
By Sharif Fayez,Matthew Trevithick,Ryan Crocker
By Diane Figueiredo--Sharleen Kapp--Dale Willis
By Jonell Portillo
In 1943 Henry Strickland, often called Hank, had a worried breakdown. Dr. B. H. Moore advised Nellie Mae that Hank had to be in a psychological hospital.
Nellie Mae refused to place her husband there, so she made up our minds that Hank had to be out within the outside. On April 25, 1944, Nellie Mae packed up the issues she cared in regards to the so much into the coated wagon. She loaded her family members up and headed west to Hollywood, California, on April 25, 1944.
On her trip to the West Coast, she encountered humans attempting to take her coated wagona nd horses, yet she stored on going.
So take this magnificent trip together with her and you’ll be pleased you probably did. You’ll be cheering her on and on via each one city she discovers.
Sit again and sit back. seize an ice-cold drink, and skim concerning the magnificent trip that the Stricklands endeavored in this 1700-mile journey throughout 5 states and ten cities, which took them 109 days within the lined wagon in 1944.
About the Author
Jonell Portillo used to be born in Bakersfield, California, and moved to Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1982. In 1986 she moved to Gravette, Arkansas, and graduated from Gravette highschool in 1988. She moved to Rogers, Arkansas, along with her boys: Michael, Robbie, and Richard.
By Kimberly James,Seda Bryant
Bravo! Kim has shared the magic and pleasure of foreign trip in a story designed to entice our black inhabitants into commencing and learning the world…and themselves within the strategy. The how-to info emerge from the compelling own tale of a tender black lady who refuses to play via the foundations. someone, regardless of the colour, who has ever puzzled what’s “out there,” may be swept into Kims’ adventures and go away thankful to were invited into her existence. This ebook will swap lives.
Rita Golden Gelman, writer, stories of a feminine Nomad, residing at huge within the World
By Sam Moshinsky
Through Sam's thoughts of youth and his love of heritage, we study of Shanghai's forte as a house and haven to millions of Jews over many centuries.
By Mark Millhone
In the process one nine-month interval, filmmaker Mark Millhone's youngest son approximately died from start problems, his father was once clinically determined with prostate melanoma, his mom had a middle assault and passed on to the great beyond, a freak disorder claimed the lifetime of one in every of his neighbors, and his profession imploded. because of his club in what he calls the "tragedy-of-the-monthclub," his marriage additionally started to fray. Millhone spoke back to the chaos as many males may: past due one evening, he logged directly to eBay and bid on a classic BMW--his delusion automobile, yet now not precisely what the physician ordered while it got here to his family's funds. as though sharing the scoop that he'd gained the public sale together with his already-peeved spouse were not undesirable sufficient, it grew to become out that he needed to shuttle from ny to Texas to assemble the automobile. His estranged dad joined him, and jointly they embarked upon a dysfunctional highway trip--a comedy of mistakes that may lend Millhone the viewpoint he had to retailer his marriage and to appreciate what used to be rather very important in his lifestyles: his kinfolk. Acerbic and hilarious yet with middle, this memoir will entice readers of Chuck Klosterman, David Sedaris, and Nick Hornby, in addition to readers of Millhone's "Guy knowledge" column in Men's healthiness. His male standpoint on a afflicted marriage, elevating teenagers, dealing with loss, and rejuvenating a courting with a father or mother will charm both to either sexes.
By Frank Johnson
Fishing and the liberty of the ocean used to be all younger Frank Johnson, Jr. had in brain one Christmas season whilst he relatively heard a voice converse to him, doubtless out of nowhere. “Go to Oshawa Missionary collage and take instructor training.” He seemed round yet observed nobody. He was once shocked! Get carry of your self. this can be vacation time. no longer crack-up time. after which the voice got here again….
Jesus Is There the entire Time is a narrative full of real-life miracles and coast-to-coast event. not often does an writer pull again the curtain on his personal lifestyles event with the sort of humble conviction of God’s consistent presence.
In this actually Canadian tale, you'll stopover at tiny islands off the British Columbia coast, remoted maritime church buildings and the prairies of Alberta. Salmon Arm, Langley, Port Hardy, Takush, Peace River, nook Brook and Halifax are only many of the areas God led Pastor Johnson to in the course of his lifetime of ministry.
By Francis Saa-Gandi
The lifetime of a Village baby: An Autobiography of a doctor, by means of Francis Saa-Gandi, is one such story, making lifestyles in Sierra Leone jump off the pages with the blood and veins of the folk who inhabit this nation, whereas chronicling the tale of the writer who went via lifestyles by means of the grace of individuals outdoor of his personal speedy family.
From the standard abodes of Sierra Leone, to the stern regimens of the universities and their particular directors, Francis paints an image that strikingly takes existence at face worth, making the simplest of it, making even a reputation for himself in his selected field.
About the Author
Francis Saa-Gandi used to be born within the neighborhood diamond clinic (SLST) in Yengema. He grew up within the hinterland of Sierra Leone. For schooling, he attended non-Catholic fundamental faculties in Kayima, Yengema and Segbwema and secondary faculties in Mattru Jong and Dublin. He did his post-graduate experiences in a variety of hospitals in United Kingdom.
“I like to personal books. i admire to learn books. consequently, i like to put in writing books.” He has contributed in writing books via coauthoring Paediatric Urology and Urinary Tract Stones in young ones (for Mongolia). within the similar vein, he had his works released in a number of peer-review scientific journals. he's almost immediately a Senior normal and Urological health care provider on the Eric Williams clinical Sciences advanced, Port of Spain, and affiliate Lecturer in surgical procedure on the collage of the West Indies, St Augustine Campus, Trinidad.
He is married with one daughter. On retirement, he needs to enter subsistence farming and proceed having fun with books.