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Author Coleman, Melissa
Title This life is in your hands [ebook] : one dream, sixty acres, and a family undone / Melissa Coleman
Publisher New York : Harper, c2011
Edition 1st ed
Descript 1 online resource : ill., map
Contents Family -- Livelihood -- Seclusion -- Companions -- Water -- Paradise -- Tribe -- Bicentennial -- Atonement -- Aftermath -- Departure
Summary With urban farming and backyard chicken flocks becoming increasingly popular, Coleman has written this timely and honest portrait of her own childhood experience in Maine with her two homesteading parents during the turbulent 1970s. A luminous, evocative memoir that explores the hope and struggle behind one family's search for a self-sufficient life
Subject Coleman, Melissa -- Childhood and youth
Coleman, Melissa -- Family
Coleman, Eliot, 1938-
Coleman, Sue, 1945-
Loss (Psychology)
Children -- Maine -- Penobscot Bay -- Death
Drowning -- Maine -- Penobscot Bay
Families -- Maine -- Penobscot Bay
Farm life -- Maine -- Penobscot Bay
Penobscot Bay (Me.) -- Biography
Penobscot Bay (Me.) -- Social life and customs
Genre Electronic books
Subject Downloadable file
Alt Author OverDrive, Inc
ISBN 9780062087355 (electronic bk.)
0062087355 (electronic bk.)

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