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    DescriptionThrough the eyes and ears of a very young Shawn O'Connor, the story of his grandmother, Emily Romain, and her ten children unfolds through the early decades of the twentieth century to the mid-1960's. Shawn tells how Emily Roemain came to America with just her steamer trunk and hopes and dreams. Though she met the love of her life and began to achieve her American dream, the untimely deaths of a child and her beloved husband almost stopped her in her tracks. Shawn goes on to describe how Emily and her ten children would not give up. No matter what setback occurred, Emily used humor, hard work, and prayer to make it through the tough times. This example provided the basis for the numerous stories that Shawn conveys. Each story is a tribute to both his family and and the power of positive thinking, and just when young Shawn, himself, is ready to give up, the example provided by his grandmother provides the strength for him to go on!


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    Title
    A Sentimental Journey
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Bill Hayes
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 132
    Width: 150 mm
    Height: 226 mm
    Thickness: 10 mm
    Weight: 204 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780595328789
    ISBN 10: 0595328784
    Classifications

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: F2.3
    BIC E4L: HIS
    BIC subject category V2: FV, FA
    Abridged Dewey: 813
    B&T General Subject: 360
    B&T Book Type: FI
    LC classification: PS
    DC22: FIC
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 11000
    Ingram Subject Code: FH
    Libri: I-FH
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 69
    B&T Merchandise Category: POD
    BISAC V2.8: FIC014000, FIC019000
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    iUniverse
    Imprint name
    iUniverse
    Publication date
    30 November 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Bloomington IN