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An ordinary day

Henry Brinton

An ordinary day

by Henry Brinton

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Published by Gold Lion Books in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Originally published, London, Hutchinson, 1959.

Statement(by) Henry Brinton.
The Physical Object
Pagination208p. ;
Number of Pages208
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15119443M
ISBN 100707501385
OCLC/WorldCa16229320

celebrating the gift of each ordinary day. I’m a wife, the mother of two sons, a passionate reader, a former editor, a slow writer, a friend, a seeker. BookMovement's reading guide includes discussion questions, plot summary, reviews and ratings and suggested discussion questions from our book clubs, editorial reviews, excerpts and more.

Picture books Fiction Juvenile works Children's stories, Australian Picture books for children Sophisticated picture books Juvenile fiction: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Gleeson, Libby. Ordinary day. Lindfield, N.S.W.: A Scholastic Press book from Scholastic Australia, (OCoLC) Material Type: Fiction, Juvenile.   Any Ordinary Day underlines a very simple mantra: live your life to the fullest. Accept that bad things can happen — the intrinsic randomness of life — but know that it’s possible to overcome any great tragedy; to survive and carry on. ISBN: Format: Paperback / softback.

About An Ordinary Day. An Ordinary Day is a documentation of the personal lives of courageous kids who have rare genetic conditions and their families who love and support them at all cost. 1 in 10 Americans are living with a rare genetic condition. The conditions that rule the lives of these families are often overlooked by society, but for millions of people it is a matter of foremost priority. moments of seeing Reflections from an Ordinary Life “Katrina Kenison beckons readers into her world and proves to be an insightful guide and companion through the vicissitudes of life.” ~ Chicago Tribune “To really value life is to know: the best moments are often the ones we might miss altogether if we weren’t paying attention.” ~ from the book.


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An Ordinary Day displays unforgettable photographs set against intimate conversations, documenting the lives of 27 children living with rare genetic conditions. Readers will fall in love with these children, share in their struggles and victories, and celebrate the life-affirming spirit captured in every image.

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