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A Long time from home

Michael Costello

A Long time from home

by Michael Costello

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Published by Zebra Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMichael Costello
ContributionsCopyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsCPB Box no. 777 vol. 6
The Physical Object
Pagination270 p.
Number of Pages270
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24509147M
LC Control Number97821279

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After an accident took the life of her best friend Jenny, Joy is determined to avoid Jeff, the man she holds responsible for Jenny's death. Though she swears she will not surrender to her love for this man, when Joy's own life is in danger, it is Jeff who comes to her rescue, /5(7). Title: Long Time Gone #2 By: Mary Connealy Format: Paperback Number of Pages: Vendor: Bethany House Publication Date: Dimensions: X (inches) Weight: 10 ounces ISBN: X ISBN Series: Cimarron Legacy Stock No: WW/5(45).

Ever Is a Long Time is the memoir of a man who was pulled by degrees into a rediscovery of his past and the buried, unsavory history of a generation - Mississippi's white and black communities caught in a moment in time when violence, secrecy, fear and courage stalked the land.   After publication of The Hobbit, it took J.R.R. Tolkien 12 years to complete its sequel, one of the bestselling novels of all time: Lord of the novel, which follows the folly-filled.


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A Long Time from Home Mass Market Paperback – May 1, by Michael Costello (Author) out of 5 stars 5 ratings. See all 3 formats and editions Hide other /5(5). "Long Time Coming" is a book about Joy, a woman who has to return home to help take care of her parents. Going home stirs up memories, feelings, and nightmares she hasn't had in years.

She enlists the help Jeff, her former friend and the person she thinks killed her best friend, to figure out why she is having the nightmares again and why she /5.

A Long Time Gone was a mediocre read. There were many aspects of this book that I enjoyed immensely - such as the historical setting (Mississippi Delta in the s during the Great Flood and Prohibition), the author's descriptive writing and the story told through the perspective of three Walker women/5.

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If you are the publisher or author of this book and. Long Way Home is a fantastic read that grabbed me and wouldn’t let go. I had the book in my hand at every opportunity and am now just sad that it’s finished and I have to wait an indeterminate amount of time for a new release.

Katie McGarry is certainly one of my favourite YA authors and I look forward to what comes next.Saroo Brierley captured my attention from the very first page and soon it was impossible to put the book down.

It is hard to decide which is more astounding: the survival instincts of a then five year old or the harrowing predicament that he survived.

This is by far the best book that I have read in a long time/5(K). Turned over to the police by a kind teenage boy, he lands in an orphanage, where, for the first time in months, he has food and a clean bed. It’s not long before a family adopts Saroo, and on Septemhe flies to Australia to meet the Brierleys and begin his new life in a faraway land.