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Author Schroff, Laura
Title An invisible thread [ebook] : the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny / Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski
Published Nashville, Tenn. : Howard Books, 2011
Edition 1st Howard Books hardcover ed
Descript 1 online resource (xviii, 238 pages) : illustrations
Content text txt
Media computer c
Carrier online resource cr
Summary He asked for spare change; she kept walking. But something made her turn around and go back. They met nearly every week for years, and built an unexpected, life-changing friendship that has today spanned almost three decades
Contents Foreword / by Valerie Salembier -- Introduction -- Spare change -- The first day -- One good break -- The birthday present -- The baseball glove -- Is that it? -- A mother's song -- A father's legacy -- The brown paper bag -- The big table -- The missed appointment -- Outside looking in -- Bittersweet miracle -- A simple recipe -- The new bicycle -- The winter coat -- The dark forest -- One last test -- The greatest gift -- Epilogue: Love, Maurice
Note Description based on print version record
Subject Schroff, Laura
Mazyck, Maurice
Schroff, Laura -- Childhood and youth
Children and adults -- Case studies
Friendship -- Case studies
African American boys -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography
Poor children -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography
Women, White -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography
Sales executives -- New York (State) -- New York -- Biography
New York (N.Y.) -- Biography
Genre Electronic books
Subject Downloadable file
Alt Author Tresniowski, Alex
OverDrive, Inc
ISBN 9781451642926
145164292X

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