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The Girl with Nine Lives

作者 Stephanie Kauffman
出版社 Ingram International Inc
商品描述 The Girl with Nine Lives:,TheGirlwithNineLivesisatrueadventurestory-acandidpersonalmemoirdescribingthefirsteighteenyearsoftheauthor'slife,whichbeganinfosterca

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內容簡介 The Girl with Nine Lives is a true adventure story-a candid personal memoir describing the first eighteen years of the author's life, which began in foster care until she was adopted by a hardworking couple of faith. The book explores the author's experiences growing up on the farm; her struggles learning to walk, run, ride a bike, and the many scrapes (both figurative and literal ) she got into as a daredevil and a dreamer. Born with a serious balance issue, doctors said Stephanie (or Stacy, in the book) would never walk, and should be relegated to an institution. Being given up for adoption left her feeling discarded and insecure. As she is raised by a loving family, and begins to experience victories, the author learns to see her value in the world, eventually finding her calling as a teacher. Faith has a strong presence in the book; Stacy grows in her faith, and comes to realize that God has a plan for her.With a childhood so full of amusing, frightening, and unusual adventures and misadventures, it really does seem like a miracle that the author emerged in one piece. Readers will find themselves rooting for young Stacy's success, and at times, her survival ...

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書名 / The Girl with Nine Lives
作者 / Stephanie Kauffman
簡介 / The Girl with Nine Lives:,TheGirlwithNineLivesisatrueadventurestory-acandidpersonalmemoirdescribingthefirsteighteenyearsoftheauthor'slife,whichbeganinfosterca
出版社 / Ingram International Inc
ISBN13 / 9781525595264
ISBN10 /
EAN / 9781525595264
誠品26碼 /
尺寸 / 22.9X15.2X1.1CM
重量(g) / 294.8
語言 / 3:英文
級別 / N:無
頁數 / 198
裝訂 / P:平裝

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