Hanging By A Thread

Author: Sophie Littlefield
Publisher: Delacorte Books for Young Readers
ISBN: 0375983562
Size: 55.52 MB
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Hanging By A Thread from the Author: Sophie Littlefield. “Dark secrets, a dangerous romance, and a chilling murder mystery I won’t soon forget.” —Stacey Jay, author of Juliet Immortal In a town where appearance means everything, how deep beneath the surface will Clare dig to uncover a murderer? Summer is the best part of the year in Winston, California, and the Fourth of July is the highlight of the season. People consider themselves lucky to live in the quaint, serene beachside town, and native Clare Knight, now a city girl, feels doubly lucky to be moving back there a week before the July festivities kick off. But the perfect town Clare remembers has changed, and everyone is praying that this summer will be different from the last two—that this year’s Fourth of July festival won’t see one of their own vanish without a trace, leaving no leads and no suspects. The media are in a frenzy predicting a third disappearance, but the town depends on tourist dollars, so the residents of Winston are trying desperately to pretend nothing’s wrong. And they’re not the only ones hiding something. Clare has been blessed—or perhaps cursed—with a gift: she can see people’s pasts when she touches their clothes. And since she’s a seamstress who redesigns vintage clothing, her visions are frequent—and usually unwanted. When she stumbles across a denim jacket that once belonged to Amanda Stavros, last year’s Fourth of July victim, Clare sees her perfect town begin to come apart at the seams.

Hanging By A Thread

Author: Samuel Wells
Publisher: Church Publishing, Inc.
ISBN: 0898699770
Size: 50.48 MB
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Hanging By A Thread from the Author: Samuel Wells. • Incisive theology, yet accessible • Small book with large possibilities for group study and personal reflection • Makes a marvelous Lenten resource This brilliant series of theological reflections from internationally known scholar and Anglican cleric Samuel Wells reflects on the challenges of our understanding of Christ’s crucifixion that arise today using contemporary ideas in history, biblical studies, and philosophy. Wells deals with such questions as: “Does the improbability of one event having significance for everything, everywhere, for all time leave our faith hanging by a thread?” “Does the possibility that elements of the story did not actually happen leave our Christian heritage hanging by a thread?” “Does the history of persecution that flowed from the classical belief that the Jews were responsible for Jesus’ death leave our morality hanging by a thread?” After reflecting upon six biblical stories, Wells discovers that the cross has an enduring power to shape how we live, how we relate to one another, and how we allow ourselves to be enfolded in God’s story.

Hanging By A Thread

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Publisher: University of Wisconsin Pres
ISBN: 0299286037
Size: 74.50 MB
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Hanging By A Thread from the Author: . This full-color book of photographs records Wisconsin from an unusual viewpoint: a camera suspended from a kite and controlled by photographer Craig M. Wilson from the ground. Taken from fifty to a few hundred feet in the air, Wilson’s photos capture natural and man-made views that wouldn’t otherwise be possible. The result is a vibrant collection that captures Wisconsin in all its shifting beauty in landscapes and cityscapes, festivals, Door County’s lighthouses, Milwaukee’s neighborhoods, and the crowd at a Badger football game. Captions are provided in English, Spanish, German, and Mandarin Chinese.

America

Author: Richard McKenzie Neal
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781477229347
Size: 15.33 MB
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America from the Author: Richard McKenzie Neal. “It is the common fate of the indolent to see their rights become a prey to the active. The condition upon which God hath given liberty to man is eternal vigilance; which condition if he breaks, servitude is at once the consequence of his crime and the punishment of his guilt.” John Philpot Curran in a speech on “The Right to Vote” in 1790:

Hanging By A Thread

Author: Karen Templeton
Publisher: Harlequin
ISBN: 1459246268
Size: 41.85 MB
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Hanging By A Thread from the Author: Karen Templeton. You can take the girl out of Queens… Or can you? Because for five years, fashion assistant Ellie Levine was taking a halfhearted stab at it, commuting to Manhattan by day, trying desperately to keep secret her outerborough existence—that accent, that hair…that daughter. Until the day fate landed her back in her Richmond Hill neighborhood 24/7, the very place she'd sworn to escape. Now she has a business to run there—not the business she had in mind, perhaps, but a business nonetheless. And the boy next door, who for years had been the married-man-next-door, is suddenly available. And interested? Maybe there really is no place like home. So even if you can take the girl out of Queens, would you?

Hanging By The Thread

Author: Donald B. Anderson
Publisher: Stone Haven
ISBN: 9781599360560
Size: 20.65 MB
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Hanging By The Thread from the Author: Donald B. Anderson. For ten years, a secret society has risen to power. They have infiltrated every facet of the federal govenment. They have extraordinary access to public funds and government technologies. They have sought to destroy economic freedom, and create mass dependency. They call themselves THE THREAD. And, they are posed to rise to power. But, on the eve of their burst into power, a copy of their plan falls into hands of a young man in the Utah State Captiol building. Now, the race is on. A small group must struggle to preserve their lives, their nation, and freedom itself.

America Hanging By A Thread

Author: Wayne Baxtrom
Publisher: Xulon Press
ISBN: 1604770600
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America Hanging By A Thread from the Author: Wayne Baxtrom. Baxtrom issues a call for true leaders to emerge, be decisive, and truthful in order to help turn things around for America and the world. (Social Issues)

Hanging By A Thread

Author: William G. Moseley
Publisher: Ohio University Press
ISBN: 0896804615
Size: 58.71 MB
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Hanging By A Thread from the Author: William G. Moseley. The textile industry was one of the first manufacturing activities to become organized globally, as mechanized production in Europe used cotton from the various colonies. Africa, the least developed of the world’s major regions, is now increasingly engaged in the production of this crop for the global market, and debates about the pros and cons of this trend have intensified. Hanging by a Thread: Cotton, Globalization, and Poverty in Africa illuminates the connections between Africa and the global economy. The editors offer a compelling set of linked studies that detail one aspect of the globalization process in Africa, the cotton commodity chain. From global policy debates, to impacts on the natural environment, to the economic and social implications of this process, Hanging by a Thread explores cotton production in the postcolonial period from different disciplinary perspectives and in a range of national contexts. This approach makes the globalization process palpable by detailing how changes at the macroeconomic level play out on the ground in the world’s poorest region. Hanging by a Thread offers new insights on the region in a global context and provides a critical perspective on current and future development policy for Africa. Contributors: Thomas J. Bassett, Jim Bingen, Duncan Boughton, Brian M. Dowd, Marnus Gouse, Leslie C. Gray, Dolores Koenig, Scott M. Lacy, William G. Moseley, Colin Poulton, Bhavani Shankar, Corinne Siaens, Colin Thirtle, David Tschirley, and Quentin Wodon.

Hanging By A Thread

Author: Jeffrey Leiter
Publisher: Cornell University Press
ISBN: 9780875461748
Size: 33.17 MB
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Hanging By A Thread from the Author: Jeffrey Leiter. Hanging by a Thread brings together research by sociologists and historians on textile workers in the southern United States. What emerges is an important case study of the effects of industrialization, modernization, and the development of capitalism on a fragile industry.

Hanging By A Thread

Author: Monica Ferris
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 9781440673146
Size: 24.57 MB
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Hanging By A Thread from the Author: Monica Ferris. “Monica Ferris has a talent for vivid detail,” raves the Old Book Barn Gazette. And her heroine, needlecraft shop owner Betsy Devonshire, is “a great character” says Midwest Book Review. Now it’s up to Betsy to unravel a five-year-old murder case that refuses to die… Betsy is still new enough to Excelsior, Minnesota, to not know a scandal when she causes one. So, when she hires Foster Johns to fix her roof, the resulting uproar has her needled. The whole town has pinned a five-year-old unsolved double murder on him. Betsy believes Johns when he says he isn’t guilty. But she’ll have to use every stitch of her sleuthing skills to tie up all the loose ends that will prove his innocence once and for all.