Way I See It

Author: Melissa Anderson
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield
ISBN: 0762762616
Size: 37.85 MB
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Way I See It from the Author: Melissa Anderson. When other girls her age were experiencing their first crushes, Melissa Sue Anderson was receiving handwritten marriage proposals from fans as young, and younger, than she was. When other girls were dreaming of their first kiss, Melissa was struggling through hers in front of a camera. From age eleven in 1974 until she left the show in 1981, Melissa Anderson literally grew up before the viewers of Little House on the Prairie. Melissa, as Mary, is remembered by many as “the blind sister”—and she was the only actor in the series to be nominated for an Emmy. In The Way I See It, she takes readers onto the set and inside the world of the iconic series created by Michael Landon, who, Melissa discovered, was not perfect, as much as he tried to be. In this memoir she also shares her memories of working with guest stars like Todd Bridges, Mariette Hartley, Sean Penn, Patricia Neal, and Johnny Cash. In addition to stories of life on the set, Melissa offers revealing looks at her relationships off-set with her costars, including the other Melissa (Melissa Gilbert) and Alison Arngrim, who portrayed Nellie Oleson on the show. And she relates stories of her guest appearances on iconic programs such as The Love Boat and The Brady Bunch. Filled with personal, revealing anecdotes and memorabilia from the Little House years, this book is also a portrait of a child star who became a successful adult actress and a successful adult. These are stories from “the other Ingalls sister” that have never been told.

The Way I See It

Author: Temple Grandin
Publisher: Future Horizons
ISBN: 193527421X
Size: 36.16 MB
Format: PDF
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The Way I See It from the Author: Temple Grandin. Grandin offers helpful do's and don'ts, practical strategies, and try-it-now tips, all based on her "insider" perspective and a great deal of research.

Black And White

Author: Richard Williams
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1476704228
Size: 46.85 MB
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Black And White from the Author: Richard Williams. The fascinating, revealing, and in-depth memoir of Richard Williams, a self-made businessman, tennis coach, and father to two of the greatest athletes of all time—Venus and Serena Williams. He’d set his mind to raise two of the greatest women champions in professional tennis well before they could even hold a racket. The father of Venus and Serena Williams had a grand plan for his daughters. The source of his vision, the method behind his execution, and the root of his indomitable spirit he held private. Until now. What he reveals about his success—his story of struggle, determination, hard work, and family—is told in the pages of this inspiring memoir, Black and White: The Way I See It. Richard Williams, for the first time ever, shares stories about the poverty and violence of his early life in Shreveport, Louisiana, in the 1940s—a life that could have ended on the day he was born because of indifference, racism, and cruelty were it not for the strength of his mother and the kindness of a stranger. Williams’s mother was his hero, just as he became a hero to Venus and Serena, who express in the book the lessons he taught them and how much they love their much-criticized and even maligned father. His critics claimed that he was “in the way” of his daughters’ athletic success, that he was “destroying his daughters’ marketing and advertising abilities,” and even accused him of “abuse.” Richard Williams describes a family life held together by the principles that matter most: courage, confidence, commitment, faith, and above all, love. “When you’re younger, as a female, you flock to your father. When you get older, you’re closer to your mother. I still feel really, really close to my father. . . . We have a great relationship. There is an appreciation. There is a closeness because of what we’ve been through together, and a respect,” says Serena. “Training started early for my kids, but it wasn’t only on the tennis courts. I used to take Venus and Serena to work with me so they could learn the importance of planning, responsibility, and a strong work ethic, even at their early age,” Richard Williams writes. The self-made man saw the value of education and had the discipline to practice what he learned. He went so far as to write a plan for his family’s future before his tennis champion daughters were ever born. Richard Williams has walked a long, hard, exciting, and ultimately rewarding road for seventy years, fighting every hand raised against him while raising a loving family and two of the greatest tennis players who ever lived.

That S The Way I See It

Author: David Hockney
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780500280850
Size: 17.36 MB
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That S The Way I See It from the Author: David Hockney. A republication of a classic work by the popular modern artist follows his exploration of numerous artistic mediums, from painting and computer art to photography and printmaking, explaining his experimentation with ways of seeing as well as his philosophies about how art can alter one's perception of the world. Reprint.

The Way I See It

Author: Alan Sugar
Publisher: Pan Macmillan
ISBN: 0230763243
Size: 27.35 MB
Format: PDF
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The Way I See It from the Author: Alan Sugar. Everyone knows that Lord Sugar has strong opinions and is not afraid to share them - no matter how controversial they may be. The Way I See It takes us into the world of Alan Sugar: entrepreneur, Twitter addict, television star, keen cyclist, peer of the realm and bemused grandfather. In The Way I See It he shares his trenchant views on subjects as varied as over-priced poncy restaurants, the problems with British society, why French drivers wind him up, the secrets of his own success, and the reason he respects Katie Price more than most celebrities. Crammed full of brilliant stories, amusing rants and sound advice, this is the last word on life, the universe and everything from the nation's favourite straight-talking businessman.

The Way I See It

Author: Grace Guthrie
Publisher: WestBow Press
ISBN: 1449776868
Size: 69.47 MB
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The Way I See It from the Author: Grace Guthrie. What is reality? Is everything we see around us only an illusion? What does it mean to be created in God’s image? Can anyone hope to have a relationship with the creator of the universe? Is your faith really authentic? These are questions we ask ourselves as we try make sense of our time on this Earth, and The Way I See It answers all of them! Step inside these pages and participate in a startling journey full of dreams, visions, and insights that range from the simple to the extraordinary, examining answers to the age-old questions that have intrigued mankind throughout its history.

The Way I See It

Author: Tim Baker
Publisher: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc.
ISBN: 9780842304917
Size: 38.59 MB
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The Way I See It from the Author: Tim Baker. Presents differing Christian worldviews through images, quotations, and individual anecdotes, discussing complex issues including money, sex, and death.

The Way I See It

Author: Karen Myers
Publisher: Trafford Publishing
ISBN: 1412046270
Size: 22.64 MB
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The Way I See It from the Author: Karen Myers. In The Way I See It, Dr. Myers shares her adventures of bumping into life with low vision. Survival tips included.

The Way I See It

Author: Jessie M. Chiume
Publisher: Author House
ISBN: 1449056334
Size: 60.40 MB
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The Way I See It from the Author: Jessie M. Chiume. “The Way I See It!” — life as seen in poetry. The poems are a reflection of life. Some of the poems were written for people as they would create a scenario and ask the writer to write about the scenario. These poems are intertwined into happiness, sadness, despair, and encouragement.