Emma S New Beginning

Author by : Jessica Gunderson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Capstone
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Description : In 1910 eleven-year-old Emma and her ethnically German family immigrate to America from Russia to escape poverty and tyranny, but on her journey she encounters hardships on the overcrowded ship, inspection at Ellis Island, and the struggle to reunite with her father and brother in North Dakota.


New Beginnings

Author by : J. Gawlik
Languange : en
Publisher by : Xlibris Corporation
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Total Read : 96
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Description : Emma thought that she was finally going to get to start living her life, not that she regretted the last twenty-three years. Her choice to raise her son on her own had been an easy one to make, but as any parent can tell you, having a child means sacrifice. Working two (sometimes three) jobs, shopping thrift stores, and spending weekends clapping at Little League tournaments are all fine memories, but Emma had never really had a life of her own. Wrenching herself out of one bad relationship only to fall into another, romance had not been on her radar for quite a while. Suddenly, it seemed, she looked up and she was forty-something, the parent of an adult, self-sufficient young man away at university, and her life was all her own. Now what? Young enough to start fresh, old enough, hopefully, to know which mistakes to avoid. Being alone didn't have to mean being lonely, and she was fine with that. What she didn't count on was the way fate can throw a twist into the best laid plans in the form of dark strangers, dilapidated, old houses, and deadly diseases. If she thought the first half of her life had been the rough, her limits were about to be tested. She would also discover how true love can heal what may seem broken.


Beloved Emma

Author by : Flora Fraser
Languange : en
Publisher by : A&C Black
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Description : Eighteenth-century Emma Hamilton was a woman ahead of her time. Her rise to fame and fortune seemed unstoppable - until she began her famous, doomed love affair with Admiral Lord Nelson. Beloved Emma traces Emma Hamilton's journey from Liverpool to London and life as an artist's model, through glittering success in Naples as the wife of Sir William Hamilton, and that legendary romance with Nelson, to her painful descent from the heights of fame to an early death in Calais. Flora Fraser captures the energy, purpose and sexuality that drove this extraordinary woman through her tumultuous life.


Born Yesterday

Author by : Stephanie Insley Hershinow
Languange : en
Publisher by : JHU Press
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Description : Between the emergence of the realist novel in the early eighteenth century and the novel's subsequent alignment with self-improvement a century later lies a significant moment when novelistic characters were unlikely to mature in any meaningful way. That adolescent protagonists poised on the cusp of adulthood resisted a headlong tumble into maturity through the workings of plot reveals a curious literary and philosophical counter-tradition in the history of the novel. Stephanie Insley Hershinow's Born Yesterday shows how the archetype of the early realist novice reveals literary character tout court. Through new readings of canonical novels by Samuel Richardson, Henry Fielding, Horace Walpole, Ann Radcliffe, Frances Burney, and Jane Austen, Hershinow severs the too-easy tie between novelistic form and character formation, a conflation, she argues, of Bild with Bildung. A pop-culture-infused epilogue illustrates the influence of the eighteenth-century novice, as embodied by Austen's Emma, in the 1995 film Clueless, as well as in dystopian YA works like The Hunger Games. Drawing on bold close readings, Born Yesterday alters the landscape of literary historical eighteenth-century studies and challenges some of novel theory's most well-worn assumptions.


Emma S War

Author by : Rosie Clarke
Languange : en
Publisher by : Random House
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Total Read : 24
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Description : All she wanted was her husband to come home... Newly married to the caring RAF pilot Jonathan Reece, Emma thinks that life couldn’t be better. But her happiness is short-lived: within months, Jon’s plane is shot down over France and he is declared missing, presumed dead. Alone and with two children to care for, Emma’s first thought is how to support her family. But when she makes a new friend in the American businessman Jack Harvey, she is faced with a difficult decision. Should she take a last chance at happiness? The second book in the ‘Emma’ trilogy – a warm, nostalgic saga, perfect for fans of Katie Flynn (Note: previously published as The Bonds That Break by Linda Sole)


Emma Lea S Magic Teapot

Author by : Babette Donaldson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Blue Gate Books
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Description : Emma Lea dreams that her grandmother's teapot can grant wishes, but when she wakes up her wishes begin to come true.


This Is My Daughter

Author by : Roxana Robinson
Languange : en
Publisher by : Simon and Schuster
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Total Read : 11
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Description : Tells the story of two upper-class people struggling to form a new life


Emma Of Crooked Creek

Author by : MK McClintock
Languange : en
Publisher by : Trappers Peak Publishing
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Description : THE WAR IS OVER BETWEEN THE NORTH AND SOUTH, BUT THE BATTLES AT HOME ARE JUST BEGINNING. Emma Hawkins is a dedicated doctor in the little town of Crooked Creek, Montana Territory. Casey Latimer is a wounded soldier in search of a new home and a new beginning. When Casey, battered and bruised, quite literally falls at Emma's feet, she is bound by duty to help him. What happens next is something Emma never expected. "Emma of Crooked Creek" is the first short story installment of the Crooked Creek series set in post-Civil War Montana. The Crooked Creek Series: "Emma of Crooked Creek" "Hattie of Crooked Creek" "Briley of Crooked Creek" "Clara of Crooked Creek"


Anarchism And Other Essays

Author by : Emma Goldman
Languange : en
Publisher by : Courier Corporation
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Description : 12 essays by the influential radical include "Marriage and Love," "The Hypocrisy of Puritanism," "The Traffic in Women," Anarchism," and "The Psychology of Political Violence."


A New Land A New Beginning

Author by : Ruth Ann Matthis Creech
Languange : en
Publisher by :
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Description : Traces ancestors and descendants of Johann Ulrich Mathys (1824-1899) who emigrated from Switzerland to America in 1856 settling in Pennsylvania. Also traces author's maternal ancestors through Wilhelm Heinrich Dryer (1830-1907) who emigrated from Germany in 1852.