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4 edition of Dear James... found in the catalog.

Dear James...

  • 275 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Swirl .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General & Literary Fiction,
  • General,
  • Fiction / General,
  • Fiction - General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages108
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11912458M
    ISBN 101845492242
    ISBN 109781845492243
    OCLC/WorldCa271771054


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Dear James, by Jon Hassler is best read after reading Staggerford and A Gree Journey, at least the latter.

It is the story of an elderly single woman from Staggerford, a ficticious town in northern Minnesota.4/5. James (of the title) was not well fleshed out, but if he knew Agatha as the readers do and was in love with her, then I really don't need to know any more about him. I guess for fans of all things Catholic, or for those whose piety equals Agatha's, the book is worth the trudge-through/5(14).

'Dear James' helped me tremendously - it's not full of shattering revelations, but rather sound encouragement, good common sense, and wisdom. Plus it's funny. I was so impressed I wrote an email to Mr Blechman to thank him for writing the book, and to my surprise he wrote back to me, thanking ME for my message/5(6).

Dear James book. Read 3 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. When she was seventeen, Janey gave her son, James, up for adoption. Nothi /5. James 1 New International Version (NIV). 1 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes scattered among the nations.

Greetings. Trials and Temptations. 2 Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, [] whenever you face trials of many kinds, 3 because you know that the testing of your faith produces perseverance.

4 Let perseverance finish its work so that you. Connections: The Book of James is the ultimate description of the relationship between faith and works. So ingrained in the Mosaic Law and its system of works were the Jewish Christians to whom James wrote that he spent considerable time explaining the difficult truth that no one is justified by the works of the law (Galatians ).

Life-affirming and inspiring, Dear James portrays two kindred spirits struggling to overcome their late-life crises, while strengthening the bond that unites.\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema:description\/a> \" That no Staggerfordian - and no reader - will soon forget.

Dear James begins with the closing of St. Isidore\'s Elementary. Dear Neil Armstrong: Letters to the First Man on the Moon publishes a careful sampling of these letters—roughly —reflecting the various kinds of correspondence that Armstrong received along with representative samples of his replies.

Selected and edited by James R. Hansen, Armstrong’s authorized biographer and author of the New YorkBrand: Purdue University Press. Dear James (Book): Hassler, Jon: What Faulkner did for his imaginary Yoknapatawpha County, Jon Hassler has done for a place called Staggerford. Wholly believable and fully peopled, often snowbound and teeming with pent-up life, his small Minnesota town and its inhabitants are among Hassler's most popular fictional creations.

In this warm, uplifting, wryly humorous novel, the town's moral. In Dear James, Blechman has compiled all the wisdom he has accumulated over the course of his esteemed career into a series of poignant yet instructive letters written to an imagined young illustrator, "James." The result is a wise and mesmerizing meditation on creativity.

"Dear James" is a sequel to "A Green Journey", further exploring the staunch character of Miss Agatha McGee and continuing her complicated relationship with book focuses closely on his characters and their interactions.5/5(5).

A little story about loving and never letting go ONE DAY you were just a little dream and your mommy and daddy said, We will never let go. ONE DAY t. Jennie Book Reviews / C Reviews Dystopia / futuristic / religion / Sci-fi 2 Comments.

Note: There are some spoilers in this review. I must be a glutton for punishment to choose this book during a pandemic. But I generally like dystopian stories, and I’ve heard good things about The Parable of the Sower over the years (Janine is a fan, I believe).

‘A warm and funny picture book that, like Baby Brains, ‘It is 25 years since Dear Greenpeace, Simon James’s classic picture about the environment was first published.

It has just been reissued this month which shows that the lessons from it still need to be learnt. An ecological fantasy, Dear Greenpeace is told in letters to.

Hassler's seventh (North of Hope,etc.) again delivers the goods: this time, Agatha McGee (who first appeared in A Green Journey, ) travels to Italy to visit her old friend and pen-pal James, a Catholic priest.

Sandwiched between the parts of this European journey is the usual assortment of gently comic portraits of the denizens of Hassler's mythical town of Staggerford, Minnesota.

Children everywhere will sympathize with Emily, and, like her, will learn some basic facts about these great creatures from Mr. Blueberry's letters. Simon James's full-color illustrations are a perfect accompaniment to this unusual book that gives small children a gentle introduction to the world of nature.

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Dear James (Book): Hassler, Jon: Characters so exquisitely rendered that even a first-time visitor to Staggerford will come to love them as old friends. -- The New York Times Book Review A deliciously rich, simmering brew of envy, charity, and redemptive love.

-- Publishers Weekly Old-fashioned storytelling at its best. -- Kirkus Reviews Personal and public crises descend on Agatha McGee in. Greetings from James. 1 This letter is from James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ. I am writing to the “twelve tribes”—Jewish believers scattered abroad.

Greetings. Faith and Endurance. 2 Dear brothers and sisters, [] when troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. 3 For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance.

"Dear John" is trademark Nicholas Sparks — romantic, sappy, sad, and redeeming. The book revolves around the love story of an army sergeant who falls in love shortly before 9/ "Dear John" is one of Sparks' most popular stories, and became known to an even wider audience after it was made into a movie in starring Amanda Seyfried and Channing : Erin Collazo Miller.

Dear James, by best-selling author Jon Hassler, is a delightful exploration of the themes of loss and spiritual renewal. Agatha Magee, the feisty, quick-witted, fiercely Catholic doyenne of Staggerford, Minnesota, confronts crises large and small in her 70th year: she is forced to retire from her beloved teaching; she's crushed to learn that her Irish pen pal, James, is a priest; and she's.

James 1 James, a servant of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ, To the twelve tribes scattered among the nations: Greetings. Consider it pure joy, my brothers and sisters, whenever you face trials of many kinds, Read verse in New International Version.

The Long Night of Winchell Dear finds master storyteller Robert James Waller at his best as he takes us through the wind and dust of the high desert mountains, into the shadowy world of high-stakes poker fought in the back rooms of Amarillo and Little Rock, and headlong toward the book’s stunning finale of chaotic terror, where an unexpected Reviews: 4.

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Two young hikers set out to look for Yeti one day, and with the help of a bird friend, they trek further and further into the woods, sending letters to coax the shy creature out of hiding. James Howe is the author of more than ninety books for young readers.

Bunnicula, coauthored by his late wife Deborah and published inis considered a modern classic of children’s author has written six highly popular sequels, along with the spinoff series Tales from the House of Bunnicula and Bunnicula and ed on: Septem SinceJames Publishing has provided practical law books that are loaded with time-saving motions and pleadings, client letters, and step-by-step procedural checklists, pattern arguments, model questions, pitfalls to avoid, and practice tips.

Book Summaries: Popular Books Summarized in 3 Sentences or Less This page shares a full list of book summaries I have compiled during my reading and research.

I have tried to summarize each book on this page in just three sentences, which I think is a fun way to distill the main ideas of the book. Dear James, Love Pussy Here's one that seems to have slipped under everyone's radar.

The eBook Dear James, Love Pussy - The Secret Correspondence Between JB and Pussy Galore is a sequel of sorts to the book, Goldfinger, revealing correspondence between Pussy Galore and James Bond (called only JB) following their adventure.

In the book, Dear Fear, you will find it is more than just a book. It’s a movement a tool, that’s meant to be used. Each chapter not only shares a courageous story, it also prepares you to release the fears holding you back from your destiny.

1This letter is from James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ. I am writing to the “twelve tribes”—Jewish believers scattered abroad. Faith and Endurance.

2 Dear brothers and sisters, # Greek brothers; also inwhen troubles of any kind come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. 3For you know that when. Dear Evan Hansen is a stage musical with music and lyrics by Benj Pasek and Justin Paul, and book by Steven Levenson.

The musical opened on Broadway at the Music Box Theatre in Decemberafter its world premiere at the Arena Stage in Washington, D.C., in July and an Off-Broadway production at Second Stage Theatre from March to May At the 71st Tony Awards, it was nominated for Book: Steven Levenson.

New Living Translation 1 This letter is from James, a slave of God and of the Lord Jesus Christ. I am writing to the 'twelve tribes'--Jewish believers scattered abroad. Greetings. 2 Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy.

3 For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. Jennie Book Reviews Reading lists 8 Comments Also read and reviewed: The Girl on the Train and Ticker.

It Started with a Scandal by Julie Ann Long I scooped this up in a Kindle sale in spite of Janine’s less than glowing review (Janine and I often have similar tastes, especially in historical romance) and my general.

“Funny, fresh, and touching, Dear Mrs. Bird is a pitch-perfect pleasure. It’s a rare and wonderful thing to read a book that seems to live properly in its era.” —Annie Barrows, New York Times bestselling co-author of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel SocietyReleased on: Sergeant James Edmond Pease (c.

– ) was a military officer in G Company of the nd Regiment in the Union Army. He was best friends with Johnny Henderson. James fought in the Battle of the Wilderness during the Civil War. James Edmond Pease was born sometime in He had no memories of his parents, whom died when he was young.

He was raised by his uncle and aunt in the Born: c. James Baldwin's thoughts on his nephew's future—in a country with a terrible history of racism— first appeared in The Progressive magazine in Over 50 years later his words are, sadly, more relevant than ever. Dear James: I have begun this letter five times and torn it up five times.

I keep. ‘Dear Greenpeace’ by Simon James Overview Dear Greenpeace is a picture book story told through a series of letters between Emily and the charity Greenpeace.A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy.

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