ISBN 10: 0062881787
Imprint: HarperCollins – US
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Now in her 90s award-winning American author Betsy Byars first published The Pinballs in 1977. 443 more words
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As terrible as any armed conflict is, there are additional hidden costs to the societies involved that are often overlooked. As someone who grew up in a war-zone, I have observed and experienced the effects of constant aggression as warring sides fight for supremacy.
Why is it that some people are able to overcome childhood trauma and become active, thriving adults and others are crushed by it and never recover? 420 more words
My friends Susan and Andy Nelson threw over successful careers (his in law, hers in corporate America) some time ago to join the foreign service. They spent two years in Managua, Nicaragua, two years in Hanoi, and are now representing our country — the very best of our country — in Delhi, India. 399 more words