Finding Home

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Author: T L Barnes

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781502349774

Category:

Page: 118

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Samantha Baker left town almost eight years ago without a word to Nick Hart the man that broke her heart when he cheated on her but what Nick didn't know is when Samantha left town she took a little piece of him with her. Getting a phone call that called her back home causing her to run right into Nick and from the moment she ran into Nick face to face all she could hope for is his forgiveness.

Finding Home

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Author: Sandra Markle

Publisher: Triangle Interactive, Inc.

ISBN: 1684446546

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: N.A

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A remarkable story of survival. The creators of A MOTHER'S JOURNEY and LITTLE LOST BAT, Sandra Markle and Alan Marks team up again to chronicle the challenges faced by a mother koala: protecting herself and her joey from a raging bushfire, and finding food and a new home after their home range is destroyed. Based on a true story. Back matter includes facts about koalas, an author's note about Cinders, the real-life koala that survived two bushfires, and resources for learning more about koalas and their habitat.

Finding Home

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Author: Georgia Beers

Publisher: Bold Strokes Books Inc

ISBN: 1602823189

Category: Fiction

Page: 216

View: 8611

Rigid and predictable. Sarah Buchanan would never in a million years have used those words to describe herself. Never. But it’s been almost a year since her longtime girlfriend left her for a man, and she’s suddenly realized that those words now describe her with frightening accuracy, along with one more: boring. Deciding it’s time to escape her disaster of a life, at least long enough to turn it around, she takes a temporary position with her company overseas. The hardest part is leaving her blue-eyed dog, Bentley, behind. But at least he’s in the capable hands of her family. She thinks. Natalie Fox is the exact opposite of Sarah. She’s flighty, spontaneous, and lives in The Now. It’s how she's always been, and for better or for worse, Natalie loves her carefree life. When she finds a stray, skinny, terrified dog with blue eyes outside the coffee shop where she works and decides to adopt him as her own, things seem just about perfect to her. Take two stubborn, polar opposites with an attraction for one another they’re trying desperately to ignore; throw in a couple of wise Italians, a handful of quirky friends, some homemade cannoli, and a far-too-observant dog; stir vigorously, then sit back, relax, and enjoy…

Finding Home

An Imperfect Path to Faith and Family

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Author: Jim Daly

Publisher: David C Cook

ISBN: 1434766683

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 240

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Jim Daly, president and CEO of Focus on the Family, managed to rise above his harrowing childhood, which included living in Compton, a suburb of Los Angeles. In this deeply personal memoir, he relives horrors no child should endure. A bloodcurdling neighborhood murder merely serves as the backdrop to the abuse and alcoholism within the four walls of his own home, a cycle broken only by the cancer that left him motherless. Orphaned at an early age, Jim saw firsthand the worst this world had to offer. He somehow managed to catch enough glimpses of grace that he knew he wanted more, both from himself and from a God he had to believe existed. And from that small spark of grace, a great man emerged.

Finding Home

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Author: Duaah Hammad

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781546707677

Category: Pakistani Americans

Page: 100

View: 9842

Being the child of first generation Pakistani Muslim immigrants, Duaah Hammad tells her story of trying to fit into an American life style while still holding her roots close. She grew up struggling to meet the expectations and demands of both American and Pakistani culture. A collection of poetry from a high school teen's perspective on what it means to have a home

Finding Home

Shelter Dogs and Their Stories

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Author: Traer Scott

Publisher: Chronicle Books

ISBN: 1616894717

Category: Photography

Page: 96

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Bold, retiring, serious, sparkling, quirky, or lovable—the dogs in Traer Scott's remarkable photographs regard us with humor, dignity, and an abundance of feeling. Scott began photographing these dogs in 2005 as a volunteer at animal shelters. Her first book, Shelter Dogs, was a runaway success, and in this follow-up, Scott introduces a new collection of canine subjects, each with indomitable character and spirit: Morrissey, a pit bull, who suffered from anxietyrelated behaviors brought on by shelter life until adopted by a family with four children; Chloe, a young chocolate Lab mix, surrendered to a shelter by a family with allergies; Gabriel and Cody, retired racing greyhounds; and Bingley, a dog who lost his hearing during a drug bust but was brought home by a loving family that has risen to the challenge of living with a deaf dog. Through extended features we become better acquainted with the personalities and life stories of selected dogs and watch as they experience the sometimes rocky and always emotional transition to new homes. The portraits in Finding Home form an eloquent plea for the urgent need for more adoptive families, as well as a tribute to dogs everywhere.

Finding Home

A Novel

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Author: Melanie Rose

Publisher: Bantam Dell Publishing Group

ISBN: 0553386875

Category: Fiction

Page: 407

View: 820

When a car crash during a blizzard leaves a woman stranded in the New England country with no memory, she's taken in by a banker whose adorable young daughter has cystic fibrosis-- and hasn't spoken since her sister died and her mother disappeared two years ago.

Finding Home

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Author: Michael Finch

Publisher: WestBow Press

ISBN: 1512705063

Category: Poetry

Page: 60

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Finding Home is a book from a new voice in poetry. The poems are about home, nature, love, places in America, and a view of the plight of Christians in the world today. If your heart ever hearkens back to a simpler time and home, Finding Home will touch you in a way that poetry has not before.

Reimagining Equality

Stories of Gender, Race, and Finding Home

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Author: Anita Hill

Publisher: Beacon Press

ISBN: 0807014389

Category: Social Science

Page: 224

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From the heroic lawyer who spoke out against Clarence Thomas in the historic confirmation hearings twenty years ago At the historic Clarence Thomas confirmation hearings, Anita Hill spoke out courageously about workplace sexual harassment. Now she turns to the topic of home. As our country reels from the subprime mortgage meltdown and the resulting devastation of so many families and communities, Hill takes us inside this “crisis of home” and exposes its deep roots in race and gender inequities, which continue to imperil every American’s ability to achieve the American Dream. In this period of recovery and its aftermath, what is at stake is the inclusive democracy the Constitution promises. The achievement of that ideal, Hill argues, depends on each American’s ability to secure a place that provides access to every opportunity our country offers. Building on the great strides of the women’s and civil rights movements, Hill presents concrete proposals that encourage us to broaden our thinking about home and to reimagine equality for America’s future. From the Hardcover edition.

Finding Home and Homeland

Jewish Youth and Zionism in the Aftermath of the Holocaust

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Author: Avinoam J. Patt

Publisher: Wayne State University Press

ISBN: 9780814334263

Category: History

Page: 373

View: 9747

An inspiring examination of young survivors of the Holocaust and their role in the creation of the state of Israel.

Finally Home

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Author: Ann Vaughn

Publisher: CreateSpace

ISBN: 9781496149183

Category: Fiction

Page: 368

View: 405

RECOMMENDED FOR READERS 18 & UP DUE TO SEXUAL SITUATIONS AND MILD VIOLENCE Mike Casiano has lived his life by a certain creed: take care of all those who depend on you and leave no man behind. He wanted more for his life than joining his family's law firm when he graduated college. His best friend was joining the Navy after graduation, and Mike decided to join him. After surviving the horrors of war, he has returned to his hometown to run a private securities company along with the other men from his unit who were now out of the service. Out of all his men, Mike has had the hardest time adjusting to civilian life...until his best friend's cousin comes into his life. At a society ball when she was seventeen years old, Lainey Riley looked up from the dance floor to the balcony above and saw a man in Navy dress whites who would haunt her dreams for years to come. He was her cousin's best friend and commanding officer, and he had the most beautiful, unique eyes she had ever seen. She would not see him again for nearly ten years, but the image of his face and his eyes was never far from her thoughts. When she meets him again while counseling the son of her cousin's fiancee, sparks definitely fly between them. When a man begins stalking Lainey, her cousin calls on Mike Casiano to keep her safe. Despite their attraction, Mike and Lainey butt heads at every opportunity. Will they get past their own differences and hard headedness to allow the attraction between them to grow? Lainey will try every trick in her arsenal to help Mike conquer the demons that haunt him and make it possible for the wounded warrior to see that he is Finally Home

Finding Home

Everything You Need to Know - and Do - for Home Buying Success

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Author: Michael Trickey

Publisher: Next Century Publishing

ISBN: 9781681022918

Category:

Page: N.A

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Finding Home will help you navigate the home-buying maze, giving you practical guidance and help, so you can feel confident before you take your first steps. Filled with insights and tips for first time home buyers and seasoned investors alike, this reference guide provides answers and information at your fingertips. Finding Home incorporates today s attitudes, technologies, laws, demographic trends, environmental concerns, and economic realities. Throughout the book, you will follow Jack and Eva, a young couple navigating the home buying process. They face the same concerns that you do such as: money, credit, mortgage loans, home types, features, locations and costs, real estate brokers, negotiations, inspections, closing, and moving in. They will access websites and tools, and fill in forms and applications, giving you that, Hey, I can do this! mindset. "

Finding Home

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Author: Garrett Leigh

Publisher: Triton Books

ISBN: 9781626496026

Category: Young Adult Fiction

Page: 180

View: 3947

How do you find a home when your heart is in ashes? With their mum dead and their father on remand for her murder, Leo Hendry and his little sister, Lila, have nothing in the world but each other. Broken and burned, they're thrust into the foster care system. Leo shields Lila from the fake families and forced affection, until the Poulton household is the only place left to go. Charlie de Sousa is used to other kids passing through the Poulton home, but there's never been anyone like his new foster brother. Leo's physical injuries are plain to see, but it's the pain in his eyes that draws Charlie in the most. Day by day, they grow closer, but the darkness inside Leo consumes him. He rejects his foster parents, and when Charlie gets into trouble, Leo's attempt to protect him turns violent. When Leo loses control, no one can reach him--except Charlie. He desperately needs a family--a home--and only Charlie can show him the way.

Finding Home

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Author: Sloane Kennedy

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781541060333

Category:

Page: 186

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"I've done everything wrong, Finn. From day one. It was the only way I knew how to be with you and still be worthy of you. But I see now that I never really was." --Callan Vengeance. It's the one thing on ex-cop Rhys Tellar's mind and he's spent every day of his two year prison sentence planning how he'll bring down the former lover and partner who sold him out and cost four people their lives. A six month parole stint working at the CB Bar Ranch in Southwestern Montana should be the easiest thing he's ever done. But the last thing he expects is to feel something for both the charismatic ranch hand who befriends him and the enigmatic foreman who's pretending to be something he's not. A future. That's what Finn Stewart wants, but to have it he must leave behind the man he wants above all others, his very straight boss and best friend, Callan Bale. As the only openly gay man in a small, homophobic community, Finn has to fight every day to be who he is and walking away is starting to seem like the easier path. Until Rhys Tellar shows up and changes everything. A Lie. Callan Bale's entire life has been about hiding the man he really is and it's about to cost him the one person who's managed to worm his way past the walls he's spent years putting up. But choosing Finn would mean giving up everything he's worked for and breaking the promises he's made. At least losing the younger man to Rhys means Finn can have the life he deserves. Three men. Three choices. One chance at finding home.

Finding Home

Writing on Nature and Culture from Orion Magazine

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Author: Peter Sauer

Publisher: Beacon Press

ISBN: 9780807085196

Category: Nature

Page: 293

View: 7171

Essays argue that even remote wilderness areas have been shaped by human culture, and examine the biological and spiritual bonds between culture and nature

Go Home!

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Author: Rowan Hisayo Buchanan

Publisher: Feminist Press at CUNY

ISBN: 1936932032

Category: Literary Collections

Page: 200

View: 9280

“The notion of home has always been elusive. But as evidenced in these stories, poems, and testaments, perhaps home is not so much a place, but a feeling one embodies. I read this book and see my people—see us—and feel, in our collective outsiderhood, at home.” —Ocean Vuong, author of Night Sky with Exit Wounds Asian diasporic writers imagine “home” in the twenty-first century through an array of fiction, memoir, and poetry. Both urgent and meditative, this anthology moves beyond the model-minority myth and showcases the singular intimacies of individuals figuring out what it means to belong.

Finding Home

A Journey of Overcoming Fear and Adversity to Finding Purpose

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Author: Raj Guendoo

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN: 9781986664790

Category:

Page: 172

View: 2983

This book documents a journey while also operating as a manual. It navigates the reader through excerpts of the Author's incredible life experiences from overcoming fear and adversity to finding purpose and fullfilment. He shares these defeats and triumphs with his readers as well as offering practical strategies he learned along the way from experience and professional training.

Enchantimals: Finding Home

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Author: Perdita Finn

Publisher: Little, Brown Books for Young Readers

ISBN: 9780316413695

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 967

Meet the Enchantimals! When a huge storm makes a mess in the land of Junglewood, Patter Peacock and her animal bestie, Flap, are washed away from their home and all the way to Wonderwood! But their day starts to look sunnier when Patter and Flap are welcomed by the Enchantimals of Wonderwood: Felicity Fox, Danessa Deer, Sage Skunk, and Bree Bunny. While Patter can't wait to make new friends, shy Flap just misses home-and most of all, spending time with his best friend. Will Patter and Flap be able to find their way home together? An adorable paperback chapter book based on the Enchantimals animated special, Finding Home. ©2018 Mattel. All Rights Reserved.

Finding Home

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Author: Bru Baker

Publisher: Dreamspinner Press

ISBN: 1632160048

Category: Fiction

Page: 256

View: 9436

Meeting Luke isn't part of Ian's plan. Their courtship sweeps Ian off his feet. When it gets complicated, Ian has a chance to cut and run.