Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog, and the Triumph of Trust

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Thomas Nelson #ad - Michael couldn’t see a thing, falling debris, but he could hear the sounds of shattering glass, and terrified people flooding around him and Roselle. He will never be able to do anything for himself. Forty-seven years later, a yellow Labrador retriever puppy was born in the whelping unit of Guide Dogs for the Blind in San Rafael, California.

. They were a team. Thunder dog is a story that will forever change your spirit and your perspective. From the introductionevery moment in Michael Hingson’s and Roselle’s lives seemed to lead up to this day. When one of four hijacked planes flew into the world trade Center’s north tower on September 11, Michael Hingson, a district sales manager for a data protection and network security systems company, 2001, was sitting down for a meeting.

Thunder Dog: The True Story of a Blind Man, His Guide Dog, and the Triumph of Trust #ad - His guide dog, Roselle, was at his feet. My best suggestion is that you send him to a home for the blind, ” the doctor continued. This is roselle’s story too. There is nothing we can do for him. George and sarah Hingson looked at each other, devastated. Their six-month-old son, strawberry blond baby boy, Michael was a happy, healthy and normal in every way except one.

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Running With Roselle: How a Blind Boy and a Puppy Grew Up, Became Best Friends, and Together Survived One of America's Darkest Days

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Roselle's Dream F #ad - When they finally grew up and met, it was magic. Mike shared his story in the New York Times bestselling book, Thunder Dog. Meet mike, shocks the neighbors by riding his bicycle through the streets of Palmdale, drives a car around his college campus, a boy blind from birth who excels in public school, CA, and uses his relationship of trust and teamwork with Roselle to help others on a day that changed America forever.

A puppy who became a true American hero. Now, in running with roselle, kids can follow roselle as she grows from an energetic yellow Lab prone to stealing her puppy raiser’s slippers to a confident guide dog who passes the ultimate test when her partner needs her most. Days later, america fell in love with Mike and Roselle, and the special bond that helped them survive.

Running With Roselle: How a Blind Boy and a Puppy Grew Up, Became Best Friends, and Together Survived One of America's Darkest Days #ad - On september 11, 2001, a blind man escaped the World Trade Center by walking down 78 flights of stairs with his guide dog. The blind boy who let nothing stop him.

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Forget Me Not

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Square Fish #ad - But it isn't long before the kids at her new school realize she's different. Terry, who has tourette syndrome herself, offers enormous insight into an often-misunderstood condition, writing in verse for Calliope’s chapters and prose for Jinsong’s. It will offer lessons in tolerance, acceptance, and kindness toward those different than themselves.

School library Connection. Her poetic explorations of Calliope’s anxiety and Jinsong’s moral struggles are honest and moving. Publishers weekly“terry, who herself lives with Tourette’s syndrome, movingly draws from her own experience as she describes Callie’s experiences and behaviors. Only calliope's neighbor, who is also the popular student body president, sees her as she truly is―an interesting person and a good friend.

Forget Me Not #ad - This exploration of calli’s neurological disorder and her struggle to find her place will stay in the hearts and minds of readers for a long time…. School library journal“terry’s debut novel is a rare treat―a beautiful story of middle grade friendship, crushes, accepting differences, and how to deal with the school bullies.

But is he brave enough to take their friendship public? As Calliope navigates school, she must also face her mother's new relationship and the fact that they might be moving―again―just as she starts to make friends and finally accept her differences. A girl tries to hide her quirks at a new school in this middle-grade novel from debut author Ellie Terry.

. The narrative alternates between callie’s and Jin’s perspectives, with Callie’s chapters in affecting, varied poems and Jin’s in plain prose and e-mails.

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Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him

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Hachette Books #ad - Army, luis montalvan never backed down from a challenge during his two tours of duty in Iraq. It is a story about war and peace, injury and recovery, psychological wounds and spiritual restoration. A heartwarming dog story like no other: Tuesday, a lovable golden retriever, changes a former soldier's life forever.

He wondered if he would ever recover. But more than that, it is a story about the love between a man and dog, together, and how, they healed each other's souls. Tuesday had lived among prisoners and at a home for troubled boys, and he found it difficult to trust in or connect with a human being--until Luis.

Until Tuesday: A Wounded Warrior and the Golden Retriever Who Saved Him #ad - Until tuesday is the story of how two wounded warriors, who had given so much and suffered the consequences, found salvation in each other. After returning home from combat, however, his physical wounds and crippling post-traumatic stress disorder began to take their toll. A highly decorated captain in the U.

S. Hyperion Books. Then luis met tuesday, a sensitive golden retriever trained to assist the disabled.

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A City So Grand: The Rise of an American Metropolis, Boston 1850-1900

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Beacon Press #ad - In a city so grand, stephen Puleo chronicles this remarkable period in Boston’s history. Between 1850 and 1900, boston underwent a stunning metamorphosis from an insulated New England town into one of the world’s great metropolises—one that achieved worldwide prominence in politics, education, commerce, medicine, social activism, literature, science, and transportation.

Beacon Press MA. Hyperion Books. He takes readers through the ferocity of the abolitionist movement of the 1850s, Boston’s explosion in size through immigration and annexation, the devastating Great Fire of 1872, the thirty-five-year engineering and city-planning feat of the Back Bay project, and the glorious opening of America’s first subway station in 1897.

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A Short History of Boston Short Histories

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Commonwealth Editions #ad - With economy and style, Dr. Condition: New. Until 2004 and the publication of ""a short History of Boston, "" there was no good short history of the city of Boston, not in print anyway. Says the provincetown arts, lavishly illustrated, ""A first-rate short history of the city, lovingly written, and instantly the best book of its kind.

Hyperion Books. Robert allison brings boston history alive, from the Puritan theocracy of the seventeenth century to the Big Dig of the twenty-first. Sullivan, from ""heretic"" Anne Hutchinson to Russian-American author Mary Antin. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! His book includes a wealth of illustrations, a lengthy chronology of the key events in four centuries of Boston history, and twenty short profiles of exceptional Bostonians, from founder John Winthrop to heavyweight champion John L.

A Short History of Boston Short Histories #ad - Tracking provided on most orders. Isbn13: 9781889833477. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Beacon Press MA.

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I Am Number Four Lorien Legacies

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HarperCollins #ad - He’s an alien from the planet Lorien, and he’s on the run. Three of them are now dead. Tracking provided on most orders. Isbn13: 9781889833477. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. The battle for Earth’s survival wages on. Hyperion Books. Beacon Press MA. Nine loric children were sent to earth to live in hiding until they grew up and developed their Legacies, powers that would help them fight back—and help them save us.

HarperTorch. Condition: New. Read all of the books: #2: the power of six, #3: the rise of nine, #5: the revenge of Seven, #6: The Fate of Ten, #4: The Fall of Five, and #7: United as One. Don’t miss the first book in the brand-new I Am Number Four spin-off series: Generation One. The first book of the #1 new york times bestselling series and the inspiration for the hit movie from Dreamworks!John Smith seems like an ordinary teenager, living a normal life with his guardian Henri in Paradise, Ohio.

I Am Number Four Lorien Legacies #ad - Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! . John is number four, and he knows he’s next…. Michael bay, director of Transformers, raved: “Number Four is a hero for this generation. This epic story is perfect for fans of action-packed science fiction like The 5th Wave series by Rick Yancey, The Maze Runner series by James Dashner, and Orson Scott Card’s Ender’s Game.

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The Finest Hours: The True Story of the U.S. Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue

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Scribner #ad - Beacon Press MA. Whether by sheer luck or divine intervention, the crew stumbles upon the wounded ship in the darkness. Tracking provided on most orders. They must save the lives of the seamen left stranded in the killer storm, and they have to do it in a tiny lifeboat. More than thirty men appear at the railings of the SS Pendleton, all hoping to be saved.

Back on shore are four young Coast Guardsmen who are given a suicide mission. The crew is led by bernie webber, who has to rely on prayer and the courage of his three crewmembers to pull off the impossible. Hyperion Books. The story behind the major motion picture from disney—starring Chris Pine, Eric Bana, and Casey Affleck—written by a recognized master of the genre—“a blockbuster account of tragedy at sea” The Providence Journal.

The Finest Hours: The True Story of the U.S. Coast Guard's Most Daring Sea Rescue #ad - It’s the winter of 1952 and a ferocious Nor’easter is pounding New England with howling winds and seventy-foot seas. HarperTorch. Once again, Webber and his crew face a daunting challenge. How can they rescue all these men with their tiny lifeboat? Dripping with suspense and high-stakes human drama, The Finest Hours has incredible and astonishing true-to-life heroism and action-packed rescue scenes.

Scribner Book Company. Isbn13: 9781889833477.

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The Shakespeare Stealer

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Puffin #ad - Puffin. Beacon Press MA. His fearsome master has just one demand: steal Shakespeare's play "Hamlet"--or else. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. Scribner Book Company. Tracking provided on most orders. Widge has no choice but to follow orders, so he works his way into the heart of the Globe Theatre, where Shakespeare's players perform.

. Isbn13: 9781889833477. HarperTorch. A delightful adveture full of humor and heart set in Elizabethan England!Widge is an orphan with a rare talent for shorthand. As full of twists and turns as a London alleyway, villainy, this entertaining novel is rich in period details, colorful characters, and drama. A fast-moving historical novel that introduces an important era with casual familiarity.

The Shakespeare Stealer #ad - School library journal, starred review"readers will find much to like in Widge, and plenty to enjoy in this gleeful romp through olde England" --Kirkus Reviews "Excels in the lively depictions of Elizabethan stagecraft and street life. Publishers weeklyAn ALA Notable Book Hyperion Books. Condition: New.

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A Dog Called Hope: A Wounded Warrior and the Service Dog Who Saved Him

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Atria Books #ad - Isbn13: 9781889833477. It is the story of napal, who built bridges between his wheelchair-bound battle buddy and the rest of able-bodied humankind. Lone survivor meets marley & me in this “inspiring and very moving” Bear Grylls, host of the hit TV show Man vs. He’d served with the famous Night Stalkers on countless such missions.

. Hyperion Books. Months later, he regained consciousness in a U. S. Condition: New. Military hospital with no memory of how he’d gotten there. It is the story of jason, who found life’s true meaning with the help of his faithful companion. The determined soldier responded, yes, “Sir, I will. After multiple surgeries, and numerous setbacks, unbearable chronic pain, Morgan was finally making progress when his wife left him and their three young sons.

A Dog Called Hope: A Wounded Warrior and the Service Dog Who Saved Him #ad - Wild memoir of an extraordinary service dog whose enduring love brought a wounded soldier back to life. A decade ago, special forces warrior Jason Morgan parachuted into the Central American jungle on an antinarcotics raid. Humorous, intensely moving, and uplifting, Jason and Napal’s heartwarming tale will brighten any day and lift every heart.

This one was different. Beacon Press MA.

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The Night Diary

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Puffin Books #ad - Beacon Press MA. Tracking provided on most orders. The journey is long, difficult, and dangerous, Nisha can't imagine losing her homeland, and after losing her mother as a baby, too. HarperTorch. Buy with confidence! Millions of books sold! A 2019 newbery honor book"a gripping, nuanced story of the human cost of conflict appropriate for both children and adults.

Kirkus, starred reviewin the vein of inside out and back again and the war that saved my life comes a poignant, and hopeful tale of India's partition, and India, personal, and of one girl's journey to find a new home in a divided countryIt's 1947, newly independent of British rule, has been separated into two countries: Pakistan and India.

The Night Diary #ad - When papa decides it's too dangerous to stay in what is now Pakistan, Nisha and her family become refugees and embark first by train but later on foot to reach her new home. Condition: New. Notes: brand new from publisher! 100% satisfaction guarantee. The divide has created much tension between Hindus and Muslims, and hundreds of thousands are killed crossing borders.

Half-muslim, half-hindu twelve-year-old Nisha doesn't know where she belongs, or what her country is anymore. But even if her country has been ripped apart, Nisha still believes in the possibility of putting herself back together. Told through nisha's letters to her mother, The Night Diary is a heartfelt story of one girl's search for home, for her own identity.

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