Peeling the Onion

Author: Günter Grass

Publisher: Random House

ISBN: 1409078078

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 432

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Peeling the Onion is a searingly honest account of Grass' modest upbringing in Danzig, his time as a boy soldier fighting the Russians, and the writing of his masterpiece, The Tin Drum, in Paris. It is a remarkable autobiography and, without question, one of Günter Grass' finest works. By the Nobel Prize-winning author of The Tin Drum.

Peeling the Onion

Author: Wendy Orr

Publisher: Allen & Unwin

ISBN: 9781741149333

Category: Accidents

Page: 166

View: 1226


An eye-catching new edition of this popular, inspirational novel about a teenage girl re-making her life after a car accident. A deeply moving, unsentimental story of pain and love and self-discovery.

More Rip-roaring Reads for Reluctant Teen Readers

Author: Bette DeBruyne Ammon,Gale W. Sherman

Publisher: Libraries Unlimited

ISBN: 1563085712

Category: Education

Page: 161

View: 9712


Introduces forty contemporary books aimed at readers in grades 5 through 12, giving information about the author, a plot summary, suggestions for introducing the book to students, and a section on additional activities.

Arthur Blackburn, VC

Author: Andrew Faulkner

Publisher: Wakefield Press

ISBN: 9781862547841

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 498

View: 4823


By any measure Arthur Seaforth Blackburn was one of Australia's most remarkable soldiers. This, the first Blackburn biography, details the famous battles that shaped Australia.

The Questions that Peel the Onion

Author: Hannah Marie Swanson

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category:

Page: 196

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This collection of poems, the questions that peel the onion, is the souls poetry written and illustrated to be raw and real in working through periods of pain, transition, and re-growth. The book is divided into six chapters that represent peeling back a different layer of the process dealing with pain in life. It is a journey full of questions and self-reflection that leads you along to a beautiful destination.

Merritt's Neurology

Author: Lewis P. Rowland,Timothy A. Pedley

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 0781791863

Category: Medical

Page: 1172

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The latest neurologic findings are presented here in a crisp, clinical focus that incorporates recent advances in the molecular biology of neurologic disease. This edition will debut at the Neurological Institute of New York's centennial in the fall of 2009.