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My Faraway Home

Mary McKay Maynard

My Faraway Home

An American Family"s WWII Tale of Adventure and Survival in the Jungles of the Philippines

by Mary McKay Maynard

  • 372 Want to read
  • 16 Currently reading

Published by Isis Large Print Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • General,
  • Biography / Autobiography

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages325
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7986660M
    ISBN 10075319760X
    ISBN 109780753197608
    OCLC/WorldCa50096295

    BOOK REVIEW This Is My Everybody | Books & DIY Home Ideas | Denise Wilbanks October 2, Faraway Places, Love Put To The Test, Being A Family, Moms, Magical Stories, Book Club Favorites, T.I.M.E. Tribe Favorites. The Faraway Tree Bookshop, Olinda, Victoria, Australia. 1, likes 72 talking about this 69 were here. The Magic of Books. A book lover's haven in the hills.5/5(18).

    My Faraway Home is about four children who live in isolated places. It explores how they access school and medical treatment and get supplies. A new electric light tower is built on Jenny's island. But when a storm hits, the old lighthouse is needed one. Faraway Home By Jane Kurtz Illustrated by E.B. Lewis Published by Gulliver Books/Harcourt Books “Like Allen Say’s Grandfather’s Journey (), this picture book captures the immigrant experience when generations live far apart and even happy family life is mixed with longing for “back home.” –Booklist Find a copy at Amazon | IndieBound | B&N.

    MY FARAWAY ONE. Selected Letters of Georgia O’Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz, Vol. I, Edited by Sarah Greenough. Yale. pp. $ When I showed “My Faraway One” to an air.   Since my home was sub-Saharan – flat, hot and pretty much devoid of trees – Wallace’s weather-tossed forests and flower-filled hills had a particular faraway : Claire Armitstead.


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My Faraway Home: An American Family's WWII Tale of Adventure and Survival in the Jungles of the Philippines Paperback – September 1, by Mary McKay Maynard (Author) out of 5 stars 22 ratings.

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My Faraway Home book. Read 11 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. A beautifully written, courageous memoir of a wartime childhood beh /5. Faraway Home was a new departure for Marilyn, She was a school librarian in a Dublin secondary school for 16 years and a college librarian.

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Maynard's family hid in the jungles of the Philippines for more. Usbourne books are such great quality and there’s literally a book for any topic (the video of little Ella naming all of the different pants in the toilet training book melted my heart)!.

I was delighted to win one of Faraway Books’ competitions and the books are absolutely gorgeous!5/5. The Author Speaks. My visit to Millisle Primary School: the place behind the story of Faraway Home. Since the publication of Faraway Home and especially since it was chosen as the / Children's Books Ireland/Bisto Book of the Year, Marilyn Taylor has spoken in numerous schools and libraries all over Ireland, North and South.

The visit to Millisle Primary School, which was the. My Faraway Home: An American Family's Wwii Tale of Adventure and Survival in the Jungles of the Philippines by Mary McKay Maynard.

Publication Date: July 1, Genres: Nonfiction Hardcover: pages Publisher: The Lyons Press ISBN ISBN A charming, transporting story of an altogether horrifying event&#;the Japanese invasion and occupation of the Philippines during WWII&#;as seen through the fresh eyes of a young girl who survived the experience.

Faraway Home. Author: Jane Kurtz Illustrator: E.B. Lewis ISBN: level 3 unit study written by Gwen Wise printables by Ami Brainerd.

Click the preview button to check out the unit study. Click the download button and then print it when you're ready to use it. PREVIEW. The Hardcover of the My Faraway Home by Mary Mckay Maynard at Barnes & Noble.

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Lovely book. Although fictional it succeeds in capturing the reality of life for Jewish refugees in Millisle, Northern Ireland. Book as described & speedy delivery so 5/5(6). Mary McKay Maynard's "My Faraway Home" is an adventure tale written in clear, elegant prose.

I read this book three weeks into the current military action in Central Asia; it served as a tonic from an earlier time when issues, and enemies, were much more clearly writes with an artist's eye, providing many visual details of her family's months in the jungles of the Phillippines 5/5(5).

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Faraway Home was a new departure for Marilyn, having a strong historical basis and being set in Northern Ireland during the Second World War. It won the prestigious Bisto Book of the Year Award and was followed by 17 Martin Street, set in Dublin during The Emergency (as the Second World War was knows in Ireland).Brand: Irish American Book Company.

Faraway Home was a new departure for Marilyn, having a strong historical basis and being set in Northern Ireland during the Second World War. It won the prestigious Bisto Book of the Year Award and was followed by 17 Martin Street, set in Dublin during The Emergency (as the Second World War was knows in Ireland).

Faraway Home - Ebook written by Jane Kurtz. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Faraway Home/5(4).

close overlay Buy Featured Book Title My Faraway One Subtitle Selected Letters of Georgia O'Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz: Author Georgia O'Keeffe, Alfred Stieglitz, et al. Read Common Sense Media's Faraway Home review, age rating, and parents guide.

Faraway Home Book Review We use cookies and other technologies to analyze site traffic, understand patterns of use, and improve your browsing experience.4/5. My Favourite Character in Faraway Home. Thursday 14th March by Support. Pupils from Stratford National School in Rathgar, Dublin, describe the characters from Faraway Home who made the biggest impression on them.

My favourite character in Faraway Home is Peewee's Granny. She is not the strongest character, but she is my favourite. Faraway Home is a new departure for Marilyn, having a strong historical basis and being set in Northern Ireland during the Second World War. It. The first thing one notices about “My Faraway One: Selected Letters of Georgia O’Keeffe and Alfred Stieglitz: Volume I, ” is its elephantine bulk.

The book opens in August If you read my blog often, you know that all my grandkids live thousands of miles away, so I'm definitely a "far away grandma" and the title of the book instantly touched a tender spot in my heart.

In the book, it mentions the words "scuba" and "tuba." And these curious kids wanted to Author: Xoxo Grandma.