Glory Over Everything

Glory Over Everything
Author: Kathleen Grissom
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 370
Release: 2017
Genre: Fugitive slaves
ISBN: 9781476748443

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Continues the story of Jamie Pyke, son of a slave and the master of Tall Oaks plantation, whose deadly secret compels him to take a treacherous journey through the Underground Railroad.

The Kitchen House

The Kitchen House
Author: Kathleen Grissom
Publsiher: Simon and Schuster
Total Pages: 384
Release: 2014-10-21
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9781476790145

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"In 1790, Lavinia, a seven-year-old Irish orphan with no memory of her past, arrives on a tobacco plantation where she is put to work as an indentured servant with the kitchen house slaves. Though she becomes deeply bonded to her new family, Lavinia is also slowly accepted into the world of the big house, where the master is absent and the mistress battles opium addiction. As time passes she finds herself perilously straddling two very different worlds and when loyalties are brought into question, dangerous truths are laid bare and lives are at risk."--Publisher's description.

Glory Over Everything

Glory Over Everything
Author: Instaread
Publsiher: Instaread Summaries
Total Pages: 37
Release: 2016-05-27
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: 9781683783107

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Glory Over Everything by Kathleen Grissom | Summary & Analysis Preview: Glory Over Everything: Beyond the Kitchen House by Kathleen Grissom is the sequel to the author’s debut novel, The Kitchen House (2010). Set in 1830, it is the story of 33-year-old James Burton’s journey into the antebellum South to rescue his friend Henry’s son, Pan, who has been captured by slave catchers. James Burton, formerly Jamie Pyke, whose mother, Belle, was half black and whose father, Marshall, was white, is passing for a white man in Philadelphia. Twenty years earlier, James fled from his childhood home, the Tall Oaks plantation in southern Virginia, shortly after learning that Belle was his mother. He was raised as a white child by his white grandmother. At only 13 years old, James shot and killed Marshall, whom up until then he believed was his brother. Marshall was a cruel man who threatened to sell James into slavery. After escaping to Philadelphia, James was robbed and Henry, a runaway slave, came to his aid… PLEASE NOTE: This is summary and analysis of the book and NOT the original book. Inside this Instaread Summary of Glory Over Everything: Summary of the Book Important People Character Analysis Analysis of the Themes and Author’s Style About the Author With Instaread, you can get the key takeaways, summary and analysis of a book in 15 minutes. We read every chapter, identify the key takeaways and analyze them for your convenience.

Views and Reviews

Views and Reviews
Author: Henry James
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 241
Release: 1908
Genre: English literature
ISBN: UOM:39015066051551

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Harriet and the Piper

Harriet and the Piper
Author: Kathleen Thompson Norris
Publsiher: Good Press
Total Pages: 221
Release: 2021-05-19
Genre: Fiction
ISBN: EAN:4057664590978

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"Harriet and the Piper" by Kathleen Thompson Norris. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.

Dappled Glory

Dappled Glory
Author: Diane Mechem Kinser
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 272
Release: 2010-09-15
Genre: Athens (Ohio)
ISBN: 0984462759

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Life in the coal mines of Ohio and Pennsylvania was fraught with tragedy, illness and death in the early 20th Century. Irish immigrant Jamie Burns fights anti-Irish sentiment and danger, both in the mines and out. In Southeastern Ohio, the Markhams continue to build their merchandising empire, with builder Fred Hunt providing both inspiration for the Markhams and a distraction for several women whose paths cross his. Fictitious characters interact with real historical figures in this look at the early days of the United Mine Workers of America in the Appalachian Valley coal region.

My Story Is God s Glory

My Story Is God s Glory
Author: Shawntaria Franklin
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 52
Release: 2016-06-17
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 1522893253

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Shawntaria Franklin understands the triumphs and trials of being a woman from raising a child to chasing her dreams, all while she awaits her husband. She truly believes that we still have an opportunity to rise above any circumstances that life throws our way. Ms. Franklin invites you to dive into her book and explore her life story and lessons she learned on spirituality, restoration, family, motherhood, forgiveness, relationships, and healing. Her story is God's glory!

Elements of Life

Elements of Life
Author: Inderjit Kaur
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 166
Release: 2014-12-24
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 9384391689

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How much do we know ourselves is critically very important and perhaps very essential. Life we do face many curves up and down while in course of life. Marriage, becoming parent, life traumas and recoveries, retiring from jobs, empty nest, loss of relations, death of beloved. So yes various experiences... We get tired sometimes and immediately ask a question "why me?," but do remember the universe is not short of any wakeup calls we are just very quick in reactions. The four elements of life Air, Water, Earth, Fire are the only truth which than render the whole meaning of being as a human. Are we authentic? Are we living in courage? Are we kind and in patience? Are we grateful? How we face life and respond to life is all that matters. Elements of Life explores the options and choices which will help you to live more in tune with what you want from life. Motivational chapters simple questions based on elements of life - air, fire, water and earth providing simple strategies of life help you to live in harmony with yourself, others and the world, enhancing you to be true to your values and to interact with others while being In more patience. To do otherwise is to foster discontentment and unhappiness, but everyone wants to be in peace and lead a happy life in the end of the day. Living in moderation balancing all the elements of being authentic, being in peace, being grateful, being a little more compassionate can improve the very purpose of being in this awesome life.

When Time Stood Still

When Time Stood Still
Author: K. S. Adkins
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 204
Release: 2015-08-06
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 1515394107

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Our lives are spent watching the clock. We go to sleep by it. Wake up to it. Rely on it. Race it.It's easy to forget that we're only given so much.We ignore it because we're convinced we'll always have more.I am proof that we aren't promised anything.The clock owes us nothing.I know this because not only was Time my name, I wasn't given enough of it.Sure I had challenges but I vowed to make the most of it, of my young life.My limitations wouldn't hold me back.Time was on my side.Then I was told otherwise.Now the clock was working against me.I would face this disease alone.Then he walked in and changed everything.He gave me a reason to fight.He helped me prepare.Like others before me, when time slowed I wasn't ready.I begged for more.But the clock, it stopped for no one.On the day my world went black, I refused to take him with me.Only he didn't listen.I was a doctor.A bringer of bad news.I read the chart.She was fucked.My hands, they were tied.I was a doctor who could not heal what was beyond that door.I had no hope to offer her.But I wanted this over with.The sooner the better.I walked in, looked up and saw color.Not one.All of them.They surrounded her.She was a patient.You did not cross that line.I would not cross that line.I should have kept my eyes closed.Life was easier when you didn't see.But they were open now.They saw her.They saw everything.Suddenly invisible lines ceased to matter.For me, Time mattered.How far would you go to make sure the one you loved had enough of it?Would you challenge the clock?Help them prepare?Could you watch them suffer?Could you accept a life without them in it?Or, would you follow them into the darkness?I did. This is our story.

Whitby After Dark

Whitby After Dark
Author: Stella Coulson
Publsiher: CreateSpace
Total Pages: 134
Release: 2015-05-12
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 1512154660

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Lenore Lee wants nothing more than to make new friends in her new town of Whitby, Yorkshire, and to forget about the disturbing dreams that hold her captive at night. But what she discovers in Whitby, might be even more disturbing than the dreams. Dreams which may hold the key to her survival in the hidden world of the Supernatural...

Summer s End

Summer s End
Author: Sally Henson
Publsiher: Sally Henson
Total Pages: 296
Release: 2016-10-04
Genre: Bildungsromans
ISBN: 069279011X

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Sixteen year old Regan Stone has her life all mapped out. Every choice, from her dual credit classes to the out-of-state university she's selected is deliberate. She even has a no-romance stipulation to avoid dangerous distractions. What Regan didn't anticipate was the sudden change in her best friend, Lane, leaving only glimpses of the boy she grew up with. The bombshell Lane drops on her weeks before he leaves for college compels Reagan to come to terms with her own feelings. This summer may change everything.

Who Is He Color

Who Is He  Color
Author: Ash-Shakur Mac
Publsiher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Total Pages: 168
Release: 2017-05-09
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 1546598448

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SYNOPSIS This book is about The Life, The Pain, and The Glory of Shakur (Coy Boy) McNish, growing up in the streets of South Philadelphia and migrated to West Philadelphia for a new way of life, but things didn't work out the way his mother Judy has planned. Shakur was associated with a lot of Street Legends in Philadelphia, New Jersey and New York and was sent to prison on a Federal Indictment. He realized that there was no more love or loyalty in them streets, so he decided to give up that lifestyle and become one of Philadelphia's successful corporate businessmen. He exposed many secrets in this book about certain individuals. He also shares certain events that he attended with some of his celebrity friends such as, State Property's own Rapper "Beanie Sigel." "Everybody wants to know "Who Is He," His Life, His Pain and how he turned it into His Glory! His Story is a must read for all those who can't seem to "Think Outside The Hood"! THE GAME IS DEAD! D-COYPRINT PUBLISHING FACEBOOK: AUTHOR SHACOY MCNISH INSTAGRAM: @COYPRINT1 or @COY215.

Life Death and Everything Else

Life  Death  and Everything Else
Author: Saro Bedian
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 358
Release: 2014-06-09
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 150012186X

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This is a tome of poetry over 350 pages in length, that covers all aspects of life that the bleeding heart of a poet can long to appreciate. Desperation breeds good poetry, and lovesickness breeds desperation, so the lovelorn heart often speaks plainly, and tells stories of the paths we tread.

Forever by Design

Forever by Design
Author: Elizabeth James
Publsiher: Unknown
Total Pages: 254
Release: 2013-05
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 098889954X

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They met by chance, and fell in love. But is it meant to be forever? Callie and Justin are living their fairytale. They are so close to having the family they've always wanted when suddenly Callie finds herself fighting the insecurities that she's been feeling all of her life. This time, the results could be deadly. Can Justin help heal her pain or will the stress drive them apart? Jay and Jane are trying to plan their future as they face the challenge of Tyler's fight for the child he's never known. Jolene becomes the pawn in a dangerous game until a tragic twist of fate forces Jane to finally confront the man she once loved. Their fates are set, their lives intertwined and their happiness in jeopardy. Can they all finally find their happily ever after?

The Last Seven Pages

The Last Seven Pages
Author: james pinnick
Publsiher: James Pinnick
Total Pages: 158
Release: 2014-04
Genre: Electronic Book
ISBN: 0996036172

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When a ventilator prevented her from speaking during her final hours, Jennifer started writing. After her death, her husband turns to those pages to tell her story of courage and faith. James had just walked through the door after a day's work when Jennifer told him the news that changed everything: it was cancer. In the following two years they would lose their sense of normalcy and their dreams for the future. But along the way, they would gain something even greater than their loss. Told through the eyes of a grieving husband is this true story of a young woman's fight for her life. Jennifer's final words, penned by hand when a ventilator prevented her from speaking, provide a powerful backdrop to this journey of faith and hope. A memoir that also offers a practical pathway for those struggling with loss, The Last Seven Pages is a testimony of a God who is present in our darkest moments, and who turned a devastating illness into a life-changing promise.