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            Reflections
              

            Reflections (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Mullins, Joan C.

            • RRP: $69.50
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            Joan C Mullins: Was born in Jersey City, New Jersey. Moving to South Carolina many years later she retired to peruse her hobby of painting and venture into writing children's stories. For a time Joan's stories were tucked away in a dark corner of a closet. Finding them, and readi...ng them all over again gave, chuckles as they had, once before. The Mystical Garden , The Frog and The Bee The Butterfly, The Cemetery The Drum Intergalactic Surprise. The Cow and the Nanny Goat (A new addition to her children's books) In the year 2010 two of the stories, The Mystical Garden, and the Frog and the Bee, were produced as a Ballet. This production of the Ballet was presented on Hikon Head Island South Carolina. 200 children danced in this two day event that was also filmed. Joan also penned her story Reflections. Her words of family and life. Unbelievably, on November 19,20I0: Joan's son Tommy was brutality murdered Joan wrote about his murder. Her book is called The Ending
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            ISBN 9781796092004
            Released AU 9 Mar 2020
            Publisher XLIBRIS
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            A Word Before I Go: A Memoir
              

            A Word Before I Go: A Memoir (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Whitley, Barbara

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            Raised in a Sydney family of successful older brothers and sisters, young Barbara Whitley is determined to find her own direction. Her choices are instinctive but not always wise in the cramped world of the 1930s...

            ISBN 9780648746904
            Released AU 13 Mar 2020
            Publisher Clouds
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            Going Down Another Lane
               

            Going Down Another Lane (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Young, John

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            At 10 days old John Young left England in 1934 for Sierra Leone in Africa with his missionary parents. Thus began a life of adventure, travel, and zest for new opportunities. In Tasmania where he established a wooden boat school, John now 85, recalls the many choices he made and ...turns taken in his life - and still wants to build another boat.
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            ISBN 9780987411129
            Released AU 20 Mar 2020
            Publisher Misc - South Pacific Books
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            Sweetened Through the Ages: Memories of a Small Town Texas Girl
              

            Sweetened Through the Ages: Memories of a Small Town Texas Girl (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By Angelle, Sandy

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            Sweetened Through the Ages is a real life description of a nostalgic, endearing journey from ancestry to today. Born in Texas, 1940, Sandra Carruth Angelle recounts the great memories of an idyllic childhood, teenage years in the, Happy Days , and life filled with travel and adve...ntures. Angelle entertains us with her humorous recollections, inspires us with her poignant life lessons, and makes us all remember the beauty in our lives. She asks us to remember a quote from Plato: Be kind, because everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle.
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            ISBN 9781532095269
            Released AU 13 Mar 2020
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            Cape Breton Orphan
              

            Cape Breton Orphan (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

            By James, Randall

            • RRP: $34.50
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            In 1969, Apollo 11 landed on the moon, and in 1969, I met my mother. I was eight years old. In this gripping memoir, Randall James tears open his life story, taking the reader on a breathless roller coaster ride through his childhood, teen and adult life. Despite years of neglect..., poverty, and violence, Randall graduates from high school and heads out into the world. But his shaky foundation soon leads to drastic consequences, including a suicide attempt. After battling alcohol, marital and health issues, Randall ultimately learns that life's roller coaster doesn't always conclude with a fairy tale ending. What's most important is not the ride itself, but who is with you along the way. At times hilarious, at times harrowing, this candid account of one man's struggle, growth, and transformation points to the meaning beneath the hardships of life.
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            ISBN 9781714489534
            Released AU 20 Mar 2020
            Publisher BLURB
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            The Divorce Diaries
              

            The Divorce Diaries (EPUB ebook – Main - Ebook)

            By Quigley, Sarah

            Funny, honest, confronting and wise, this is a compelling and bitter-sweet true story of breaking up and breaking through. 'I hear you're divorced?' a friend greets me. 'Congratulations!' The Divorce Diaries outlines the difficult and often heart-breaking process of leaving... a marriage and beginning again. Sarah Quigley has garnered numerous accolades, including Column of the Year in the MPA Awards, for her magazine articles on the subject. Now she revisits the tumultuous months leading up to exiting her marriage - and the equally confusing emotions that follow. She overcomes grief, guilt and regret, while learning to enjoy being alone again and living in a tiny rooftop apartment, surrounded by glossy millionaire neighbours. Taking the first tentative steps into a changed world of dating, Quigley shares both her darkest and most hilarious moments as a divorcee, all played out against the colourful bohemian backdrop of her adopted city, Berlin. Ultimately, this book traces the revival of her belief in love.
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            ISBN 9780143772958
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            Language en
            Released AU 31 Mar 2020
            Publisher Penguin
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            Lust, Lies and Monarchy: The Secrets Behind Britain's Royal Portraits
             

            Lust, Lies and Monarchy: The Secrets Behind Britain's Royal Portraits (PDF ebook)

            By Millar, Stephen

            People have long been fascinated by the stories behind royal portraits. This volume takes readers inside royal families by way of great paintings, like Holbein's Henry VIII, van Dyck's Charles I, Millais' The Princes in the Tower, Freud's Elizabeth II, and more. Featuring incredi...ble, little known stories of the royals and illustrates, this beautiful collection is illustrated with color paintings, photos, family trees and Royal London walking tours with maps.
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            ISBN 9781940842301
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            Released AU 1 May 2019
            Publisher Independent Publishers Group
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            When the Bough Breaks: The Pursuit of Motherhood
             

            When the Bough Breaks: The Pursuit of Motherhood (EPUB ebook)

            By Sanders, Ali

            Ali Sanders was happily married to her university sweetheart. However, following fertility issues and their decision to adopt, Ali discovered that she was pregnant. Following the agonizing decision to halt the adoption to focus on her pregnancy, Ali tells her story of depression ...and the re-emergence of her OCD.
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            ISBN 9781789560121
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            Released AU 20 Jun 2019
            Publisher Independent Publishers Group
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            Series Inspirational
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            Mind Over Mountain: A Mental and Physical Climb to the Top
             

            Mind Over Mountain: A Mental and Physical Climb to the Top (EPUB ebook)

            By Kojetin, Robby

            Left Foot Right Foot is a journey from the seat of a wheelchair to the summit of the highest mountain on Earth. A simple mistake at an indoor climbing gym sentenced 28-year-old Robby to a year in a wheelchair, shattering his aspirations of becoming a mountaineer.

            ISBN 9781789560138
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            Released AU 7 Nov 2019
            Publisher Independent Publishers Group
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            A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts
              

            A Man on the Moon: The Voyages of the Apollo Astronauts (EPUB ebook)

            By Chaikin, Andrew

            'IMPRESSIVE AND ILLUMINATING' TOM HANKS This is the definitive account of the heroic Apollo programme. When astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin took their 'giant leap for mankind' across a ghostly lunar landscape, they were watched by some 600 million people on Earth 240,00...0 miles away.Drawing on hundreds of hours of in-depth interviews with the astronauts and mission personnel, this is the story of the twentieth century's greatest human achievement, minute-by-minute, through the eyes of those who were there.From the tragedy of the fire in Apollo 1 during a simulated launch, Apollo 8's bold pioneering flight around the moon, through to the euphoria of the first moonwalk, and to the discoveries made by the first scientist on the moon aboard Apollo 17, this book covers it all. 'An extraordinary book . . . Space, with its limitless boundaries, has the power to inspire, to change lives, to make the impossible happen. Chaikin's superb book demonstrates how' Sunday Times 'A superb account . . . Apollo may be the only achievement by which our age is remembered a thousand years from now' Arthur C. Clarke 'The authoritative masterpiece' Los Angeles Times
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            ISBN 9780241366523
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            Language en
            Released AU 19 Dec 2019
            Publisher Penguin
            Interest Age 16+ years
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            Loan Credits 36
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