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Her adopted land

Dora Mary Macdonald

Her adopted land

a patriotic drama in one act : by Dora Mary MacDonald.

by Dora Mary Macdonald

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  • 36 Currently reading

Published by T.S. Denison & Company in Chicago .
Written in English


Edition Notes

SeriesPlays for various occasions
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3525.A1955 H4 1941
The Physical Object
Pagination36 p.
Number of Pages36
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6417268M
LC Control Number41008811
OCLC/WorldCa19915130

  In Kidd’s (The Invention of Wings, , etc.) feminist take on the New Testament, Jesus has a wife whose fondest longing is to is the daughter of Matthias, head scribe to Herod Antipas, tetrarch of Galilee. She demonstrates an exceptional aptitude for writing, and Matthias, for a time, indulges her with reed pens, papyri, and other 16 C.E. office supplies.   This book investigates the experiences of South Koreans adopted into Western families and the complexity of what it means to ‘feel identity’ beyond what is written in official adoption files. Korean Adoptees and Transnational Adoption is based on ethnographic fieldwork in South Korea and interviews with adult Korean adoptees from the United.

  A little girl named Gaby who was adopted by a family based in Dallas, Texas, has gone viral after an adorable video of her talking about the first .   Fiction, nonfiction, YA, and children's books about siblings. Atonement By Ian McEwan “On a hot summer day in , thirteen-year-old Briony Tallis witnesses a moment’s flirtation between her older sister, Cecilia, and Robbie Turner, the son of a servant and Cecilia’s childhood friend.

  The Year of the Baby, Anna Wang, Book 2 By Andrea Cheng Sweet, honest tale of adopted sibling and her loving older sister. Recommended for ages 6+ Quality: 4 out of 5 Houghton Mifflin Children's Books, Earwig and the Witch By Dianna Wynne Jones Comical story of a spunky girl adopted by a witch and devil. Recommended for ages 8+ Quality: 3. Funny in Farsi is her first book. The book was a finalist for both the PEN/USA Award in and the Thurber Prize for American Humor, and has been adopted in junior high, high school and college curricula throughout the nation.


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