A Death In The Family

Author: James Agee
Editor: Penguin UK
ISBN: 0241198550
Size: 14,61 MB
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On a sultry summer night in 1915, Jay Follet leaves his house in Knoxville, Tennessee, to tend to his father, whom he belives is dying. The summons turns out to be a false alarm, but on his way back to his family, Jay has a car accident and is killed instantly. Dancing back and forth in time and braiding the viewpoints of Jay's wife, brother, and young son, Rufus, Agee creates an overwhelming powerful novel of innocence, tenderness, and loss that should be read for the sheer music of its prose.

A Death In The Family

Author: Karl Ove Knausgaard
Editor: Random House
ISBN: 1446496996
Size: 17,81 MB
Format: PDF, Kindle
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An addictive and searingly honest novel about childhood and grief from the international phenomenon, Karl Ove Knausgaard Karl Ove Knausgaard writes about his life with painful honesty. He writes about his childhood and teenage years, his infatuation with rock music, his relationship with his loving yet almost invisible mother and his distant and unpredictable father, and his bewilderment and grief on his father’s death. When Karl Ove becomes a father himself, he must balance the demands of caring for a young family with his determination to write great literature. Knausgaard has created a universal story of the struggles, great and small, that we all face in our lives. A profound and mesmerizing work, written as if the author’s very life were at stake. ‘It’s unbelievable... It's completely blown my mind’ Zadie Smith

Mourning A Death In The Family

Author: Rita Kidde
Editor: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc
ISBN: 1499436920
Size: 13,12 MB
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Dealing with a death in the family is one of the most upsetting things that a young person can face. Whether it is a parent, grandparent, brother, sister, member of the extended family, or pet, this kind of loss can be heartbreaking. This volume discusses the variety of forms that grief can take. It reminds readers that everybody has different responses to the death of a loved one and that those responses themselves change over time. Also discussed is the impact that the loss of a family member can have on the family members who remain. The concluding chapter discusses ways to memorialize and remember family members who have passed away.

A Death In The Family

Author: Sherri McCarthy
Editor: Self-Counsel Press
ISBN: 9780889086715
Size: 18,98 MB
Format: PDF
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Provides materials for coping with the psychological reactions of berevement, including suggestions for helping children, as well as advice on patient rights and the financial and practical problems to be encountered following a death

Mrs Malory And A Death In The Family

Author: Hazel Holt
Editor: Signet Book
ISBN: 9780451219893
Size: 10,13 MB
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When her irritating cousin Bernard comes to Taviscombe searching for information to complete his genealogical research, Sheila Malory is stunned when her pompous relative is found dead in his rented cottage and must expose a murderer who is closer than she thinks. Original.

You And A Death In Your Family

Author: Antoine Wilson
Editor: Taylor & Francis US
ISBN: 9780823933556
Size: 16,72 MB
Format: PDF
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Discusses the range of emotions that can follow the death of a friend or family member and explains the importance of talking to someone who can offer advice for coping with the feelings of grief and loss.

A Death In The Family

Author: Chris Sebela
Editor: Dark Horse Books
ISBN: 1616557087
Size: 15,21 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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"This volume collects Ghost #9-#12 from the ongoing series from Dark Horse Comics."--Title page verso.

A Death In The Family

Author: Michael Stanley
Editor: Minotaur Books
ISBN: 1466881550
Size: 18,89 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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"There's no easy way to say this, Kubu. Your father's dead. I'm afraid he's been murdered." Faced with the violent death of his own father, Assistant Superintendent David 'Kubu' Bengu, the smartest detective in the Botswana police, is baffled. Who would kill such a frail old man? Kubu's frustration grows as his boss, Director Mabaku, bans him from being involved in the investigation. The picture becomes even murkier with the apparent suicide of a government official. Are Chinese mine-owners involved? And what role does the US Embassy have to play? Set amidst the dark beauty of modern Botswana, A Death in the Family is a thrilling insight into a world of riots, corruption, and greed, as a complex series of murders presents the opera-loving detective with his most challenging case yet. When grief-stricken Kubu defies orders and sets out on the killers' trail, startling and chilling links emerge, spanning the globe and setting a sequence of shocking events in motion. Will Kubu catch the killers in time?

A Death In The Family

Size: 13,10 MB
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A Death In The Family

Author: Hazel Holt
Editor: Allison & Busby
ISBN: 0749014350
Size: 14,47 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 198

When Sheila Malory is warned that her second cousin Bernard Prior is visiting members of the family in order to research their genealogy, she considers it nothing more than a bore. However, when Bernard is found dead in suspicious circumstances, Sheila begins to suspect that his innocent pastime may have led to something more sinister. Never one to let sleeping dogs lie, Sheila takes it upon herself to discover the truth behind Bernard's demise. What secrets lie buried in the family past? And what will happen to those who try to uncover them? Our intrepid modern-day Miss Marple is about to learn that murder can often hit uncomfortably close to home, and that appearances can be deceptive...