Author: Robert Munsch
Publisher: Open Road Media
Release Date: 2013-02-19
Genre: Juvenile Fiction
When Allashua disobeys her parents and goes fishing on the sea ice, she has to use her wits to escape and to further trick the Qallupilluit when she promises to bring her brothers and sisters back to them. This fixed-layout ebook, which preserves the design and layout of the original print book, features read-along narration by the author as well as music and sound effects.
Author: Wayne W. Dyer
Release Date: 2009-11-24
A Promise is a Promise ''Promise you won't leave me, will you, Mommy?''.... ''Of course not, I would never leave you, darling, I promise. And a promise is a promise!'' These were the last words that were exchanged between Kaye O'Bara and her 16-yearold daughter, Edwarda, before the vivacious teenager fell into a diabetic coma on January 3, 1970. For more than 30 years, Edwarda has been in a comatose state - and her mother has kept her promise to never leave her beloved daughter! This dedicated parent, now in her 70s, has kept a vigil by her daughter's bedside for more than a quarter of a century, feeding her every two hours and giving her insulin every four hours around the clock, without fail! The strength, power, and tenacity of Kaye O'Bara's incomparable love has attracted miracles, including the spiritual apparition of the Blessed Mother, who is a frequent ''visitor'' to the O'Bara home in Miami, Florida. These events have astounded the community and have inspired intense interest from the media, and they will amaze you - and teach you - as well! This is a phenomenal book about two ordinary people, the miracles that have made their lives extraordinary, and the lessons that you can learn from them. This is a book you will always remember - about a mother and daughter whose bond of love is everlasting!
Home Health Nurse Hal Lindstrom is assigned Amish widower John Tapp. She offers to stay with his children while he is in the hospital. Hal discovers that the troubled children are hiding a tragic secret at their farm in southern Iowa.
Fern Barrett is a girl of high principles, and such people are born to be tested. When she and her husband Terry are forced by circumstances to take employment servants in the household of powerful financier Quentin Dorey, a bachelor, her trials begin. Terry becomes increasingly self-centred and feckless, while Fern finds herself more and more attracted by the charm and sympathy of her employer. She also incurs the hatred of Quentin's embittered mother, who has guessed something about the girl's background which Fern is desperate to conceal. What is Fern to do? Because of her, alas, a promise is forever.
After a long winter's hibernation, Bruno the marmot wakes up to discover a beautiful dandelion outside his burrow. The two quickly become friends. When summer comes, the dandelion asks Bruno to help her, and to trust her that everything will be fine. So as she asks, he blows her seeds away only to find that he's left without a friend.
Barbara might have to attend a strict private school to learn responsibility. Summer camp offers her opportunities to succeed or fail at this and to see how each make her feel. She finally learns that A PROMISE IS TO KEEP.
When you''ve dreamed about becoming a professional singer, and that dream start to materalize, you also learn a lot more. I never thought that I had anything in common with Tina Turner, Humble Pie, Pink Floyd, Donna Summer and Rita Coolidge! What I found is that we were not that far apart in our love for music. When opportunity presented itself, I started to see how prayer works. It has come to the time in life that I realize who made all of that possible and has been there all the time. I decided it was time to share the journey with others.
This book is for young girls ages 11 to 14. It is a story of friendship, young love, keeping promises and learning when not to, and solving a baffling mystery. Maria, moving to a new school, leaves behind a troubled friend and finds her new school is packed full of secrets that will not be told and evil that simply must be stopped. Promises have been made and promises must never be broken, or should they? Maria and her friends realize how serious making a promise is and have come up with an idea. Using salt packs that they keep with them, they take a little pinch of salt out of their pouch and place it in the pouch of the one they are making the promise to. In doing this, since there is no way to separate their salt from their friends, they are showing they will never go back on their promise. But what happens when it could mean real harm to someone to keep it? Maria and her friends find out the answer in this work, "A Promise Is A Promise."
Author: Suzanne Boorer
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
Release Date: 1992
The series Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für die alttestamentliche Wissenschaft (BZAW) covers all areas of research into the Old Testament, focusing on the Hebrew Bible, its early and later forms in Ancient Judaism, as well as its branching into many neighboring cultures of the Ancient Near East and the Greco-Roman world.