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A Long Way from Home


The true story of 2 year-old Anna, abandoned by her natural parents, left alone in a neglected orphanage.

Elaine and Ian had travelled half way round the world to adopt little Anna. She couldn’t have been more wanted, loved and cherished. So why was she now in foster care and living with me? It didn’t make sense.

Until I learned what had happened. …

Dressed only in nappies and ragged T-shirts the children were incarcerated in their cots. Their large eyes stared out blankly from emaciated faces. Some were obviously disabled,…

A Long Way From Home

Pub Date : 2000-10-03 | Author : Connie Briscoe | Publisher : Harper Collins

ISBN 10 : 006103021X
ISBN 13 : 9780061030215

A sweeping historical novel details three generations of slaves, from Susan and her daughter Clara to Clara's daughter whose father is never revealed, all of whom work on the plant..

A Long Way From Home

Pub Date : 1937 | Author : Claude McKay | Publisher : Rutgers University Press

ISBN 10 : 0813539684
ISBN 13 : 9780813539683

–1948) was one of the most prolific and sophisticated African American writers of the early twentieth century. A Jamaican-born author of poetry, short stories, novels, and nonfic..

A Long Way From Home

Pub Date : 2003-09 | Author : Tom Brokaw | Publisher : Random House Incorporated

ISBN 10 : 9780375759352
ISBN 13 : 0375759352

The television journalist describes life growing up in the heart of the American Midwest and his early journalism career in the 1960s, reflecting on the people, places, culture, an..

Lion A Long Way Home Young Readers Edition

Pub Date : 2017-01-30 | Author : Saroo Brierley | Publisher : Penguin UK

ISBN 10 : 9781743772171
ISBN 13 : 1743772173

Can you imagine being lost and not finding your way home again? Saroo Brierley became lost on a train in India at the age of five. Not knowing the name of his family or where he wa..

A Long Way From Home

Pub Date : 2012-09-10 | Author : Alice Walsh | Publisher : Second Story Press

ISBN 10 : 9781926920801
ISBN 13 : 1926920805

Thirteen-year-old Rabia, along with her mother and younger brother, flee Afghanistan and the brutal Taliban for Pakistan. Some months later, they take part in a program that is rel..

A Long Way From Home

Pub Date : 1997-03-01 | Author : Pat S. Grygier | Publisher : McGill-Queen's Press - MQUP

ISBN 10 : 0773516379
ISBN 13 : 9780773516373

A Long Way from Home is the first comprehensive account of the tuberculosis epidemic among the Inuit in the mid-part of this century. The Inuit were victims not only of the epidemi..

Shadows

Pub Date : 2017-05-26 | Author : Athena Stremler | Publisher : Xlibris Corporation

ISBN 10 : 9781543423563
ISBN 13 : 1543423566

Anastasia May, your typical everyday girl, has lived her life every day just like the last—until a freak storm changed all that. For the first time in her life, she has no idea w..

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