The Hidden Girl

Traces the story of Holocaust survivor Lola, who as a child hid from the Gestapo forces that killed her mother, as she lived a secret existence during which she endured hunger, cold and a constant fear of discovery.

Author: Lola Rein Kaufman

Publisher: Scholastic Paperbacks

ISBN: 9780545200530

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 97

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Traces the story of Holocaust survivor Lola, who as a child hid from the Gestapo forces that killed her mother, as she lived a secret existence during which she endured hunger, cold and a constant fear of discovery.

The Hidden Girl and Other Stories

Ken Liu is one of the most lauded short story writers of our time. This collection includes a selection of his science fiction and fantasy stories from the last five years—sixteen of his best—plus a new novelette.

Author: Ken Liu

Publisher: Gallery / Saga Press

ISBN: 1982134038

Category: Fiction

Page: 432

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From award-winning author Ken Liu comes his much anticipated second volume of short stories. Ken Liu is one of the most lauded short story writers of our time. This collection includes a selection of his science fiction and fantasy stories from the last five years—sixteen of his best—plus a new novelette. In addition to these seventeen selections, The Hidden Girl and Other Stories also features an excerpt from book three in the Dandelion Dynasty series, The Veiled Throne.

The Hidden Girl

A word on her bag caught his eye: TEACHERSSPEAKOUT. Her friend left the bar
with glasses and a bottle, with a cheerful good-bye. The girl waved, with an
embarrassed smile, and followed the woman to a high table with stools near the
bar.

Author: Louise Millar

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1476760098

Category: Fiction

Page: 400

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Hoping to renew her marriage and conceive a child upon moving to the Suffolk countryside, human rights worker Hannah Riley experiences unexpected isolation and hostility before uncovering a terrible crime that the locals refuse to believe. Original. 50,000 first printing.

Hidden Girl

In Hidden Girl, Shyima “commands unfailing interest, sympathy, and respect” (Publishers Weekly), candidly reveals how she overcame her harrowing circumstances, and brings vital awareness to a timely and relevant topic.

Author: Shyima Hall

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1442481706

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 240

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An inspiring and compelling memoir from a young woman who lost her childhood to slavery—and built a new life grounded in determination and justice. When Shyima Hall was eight years old, her impoverished parents sold her to pay a debt. Two years later, the wealthy family she was sold to moved to Orange County, California, and smuggled her with them. Shyima served the family eighteen hours a day, seven days a week until she was twelve. That’s when an anonymous call from a neighbor brought about the end of Shyima’s servitude—but her journey to true freedom was far from over. A volunteer at her local police department since she was a teenager, Shyima is passionate about helping to rescue others who are in bondage. Now a US citizen, she regularly speaks out about human trafficking and intends to one day become an immigration officer. In Hidden Girl, Shyima “commands unfailing interest, sympathy, and respect” (Publishers Weekly), candidly reveals how she overcame her harrowing circumstances, and brings vital awareness to a timely and relevant topic.

The Hidden Girls

Someone who needs Ruth's help? Exploring the dark and isolating side of motherhood, the question at the heart of The Hidden Girls is how much you can help someone else when you can't trust anyone - even yourself . . .

Author: Rebecca Whitney

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781447265887

Category:

Page: 288

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For fans of The Girl on the Train and The Widow, The Hidden Girls is the tense and gripping novel from Rebecca Whitney, author of The Liar's Chair.

The Hidden Life of Girls

Girls'. Groups. Linguistic anthropologists1 have for several decades documented
forms of confrontational behavior in the female linguistic repertoire. During the
1980s and 1990s, however, it was not uncommon for social scientists invest- ...

Author: Majorie Harness Goodwin

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1405178299

Category: Social Science

Page: 344

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Winner of the Best Book of 2008 from The International Gender and Language Association In this ground-breaking ethnography of girls on a playground, Goodwin offers a window into their complex social worlds. Combats stereotypes that have dominated theories on female moral development by challenging the notion that girls are inherently supportive of each other Examines the stances that girls on a playground in a multicultural school setting assume and shows how they position themselves in their peer groups Documents the language practices and degradation rituals used to sanction friends and to bully others Part of the Blackwell Studies in Discourse and Culture Series

The Hidden Girl

But over the years she has stitched 19 of them as tapestries. The gentler pace of stitching was all a part of the healing process, and they are woven together with the drawings and poems in the book as she unfolds her story.

Author: Marika Henriques

Publisher: Shepheard-Walwyn Publishers

ISBN: 9780856835223

Category: Art therapy

Page: 144

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Marika Henriques was born in Budapest in 1935. During the Holocaust in 1944, separated from her family, she became a hidden child. That being a Jew was shameful and had to be hidden remained deeply etched into her being for decades. Fascism was followed by communism after the war. Persecuted once more, now for her middle class background, she escaped during the Hungarian uprising in 1956. She crossed the border on foot through mine fields in temperatures of minus 25 degrees centigrade. She arrived as a refugee in England and married a Swedish Jew in 1961. In due course she found her vocation and became a Jungian psychotherapist. Jung's ideas were an integral part of the process of understanding herself and after undergoing psychoanalysis, drawings and poems poured out of her as part of the healing process. The drawings emerged unbidden and were drawn quickly, without fully under-standing what they signified. But over the years she has stitched 19 of them as tapestries. The gentler pace of stitching was all a part of the healing process, and they are woven together with the drawings and poems in the book as she unfolds her story.

The Hidden Face of Eve

No girl can be more unfortunate than she whom nature has endowed with an
elastic hymen , capable of widening and stretching at the moment when the man '
s finger or his sexual organ penetrates upwards in the vagina , for such a hymen
 ...

Author: Nawal El Saadawi

Publisher: Zed Books

ISBN: 9781842778753

Category: Political Science

Page: 325

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"This powerful account of the oppression of women in much of the Arab world remains as shocking today as when it was first published, more than a quarter of a century ago. Nawal El Saadawi writes out of a powerful sense of the violence and injustice which permeated her society. Her experiences working as a doctor in villages around Egypt, witnessing prostitution, honour killings and sexual abuse, including female circumcision, drove her to give voice to this suffering. This book explores the causes of the situation through a discussion of the historical role of Arab women in religion and literature. Saadawi argues that the veil, polygamy and legal inequality are incompatible with the essence of Islam or any human faith."--P. [4] of cover.

The Hidden Story of Gangs and Crime

These girls can be tough and violent, using guns and knives. They may get into
fights with other girls and boys, too. According to the US Department of Justice,
there are 60,000 to 80,000 girl gang members in the United States. In Los
Angeles ...

Author: Karen Latchana Kenney

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc

ISBN: 1477728007

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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The idea that many teens have of gangs is one that is outdated and often influenced by television and movies. But this "hidden story" of gangs and gang violence delves deeper into gangs, breaking down some of the stereotypes and showing readers some of the reasons why gangs exist and what is being done to combat some of the violence. All types of gangs are explored, going beyond the basic ideas and into the lesser known elements of gang violence.

The Hidden Record

By Emile Zola , author of “ Nana , ” “ L'Assommoir , " " PotBouille , " , " " The Girl in
Scarlet , ” etc. Price 75 cents in paper cover , or $ 1.25 in cloth , Black and Gold .
The Mysteries of the Conrt of Louis Napoleon . By Emile Zola , author of " Nana ...

Author: Elijah Whittier Blaisdell

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 450

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The Hidden Knowledge

Zircon smiled slightly at the memory of the little girl. Gemmabell was
showingJeweliet the scroll. “Would you like to come with us?” Gemmabell asked.
Orena was a bit upset by this question. She hoped that Jeweliet declined. The
last time the ...

Author: MLE Balzic

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 146536224X

Category: Fiction

Page: 120

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Gemmabell is content with her simple life as a school teacher with her carpenter husband Rocky. She is uprooted, though, when some old friends tell her of a secret scroll they found in a grand library. Intrigued, Gemmabell seeks to discover the secret message hidden in the scroll, forging lifelong friendships along the way. During her journey, she discovers that she is about to embark on the greatest adventure of her life: being a mother. Along with her husband, their merchant friend, Orena, and a boat mender, Talus, Gemmabell seeks to uncover the mystery of the scroll.

Genevieve in the Hidden Kingdom

He was instantaneously captivated by the young girl. For a brief moment their
eyes met as she walked past with the castle guards at her side. She was holding
a small black poodle in her arms. Their eyes locked together for a brief moment
and ...

Author: Edward A. Batory

Publisher: iUniverse

ISBN: 0595203566

Category: Fiction

Page: 281

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Genevieve in the Hidden Kingdom is the story of Genevieve Quiggly, an 11-year old girl, who with her dog, Louie, explores a nearby mysterious mountain. Through her bedroom window she had always looked out upon Fog Mountain, a mysterious aberration sticking up like an obelisk out of the flat farm fields of the mid-west. It is a mountain that had mystified the local residents—a mountain that no one could explain. Genevieve climbs to the top of Fog Mountain and finds more than she bargained for. Genevieve in the Hidden Kingdom is a heart wrenching fairy tale about an adventurous young girl and her dog.

Joe and the Hidden Horseshoe

The girl gave Joe a brief half-smile before turning back to Emily. “We're practically
next door ... The girls chatted non-stop, bonding instantly through ponies despite
the fact Emily was several years younger. He learned the girl was called ...

Author: Victoria Eveleigh

Publisher: Hachette UK

ISBN: 144400963X

Category: Juvenile Fiction

Page: 128

View: 618

There are lots of things Joe would wish if he had the chance - that his family hadn't moved from the city to the country, that his mum hadn't bought two ponies no one could ride, and that one day he might have a dog of his own. So when he finds a lucky horseshoe in his garden, he makes some wishes just for fun. After all, there's always a chance they might come true... The first in a pony trilogy for boys and girls from the author of the KATY'S PONIES trilogy.

Disciplining Girls

If The Wide, Wide World has become the example par excellence of
sentimentalism, E.D.E.N. Southworth's The Hidden Hand is a much more difficult
orphan girl novel to classify. It was first published in serial form in 1859, thus
appearing ...

Author: Joe Sutliff Sanders

Publisher: JHU Press

ISBN: 1421403188

Category: History

Page: 225

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At the heart of some of the most beloved children’s novels is a passionate discussion about discipline, love, and the changing role of girls in the twentieth century. Joe Sutliff Sanders traces this debate as it began in the sentimental tales of the mid-nineteenth century and continued in the classic orphan girl novels of Louisa May Alcott, Frances Hodgson Burnett, L. M. Montgomery, and other writers still popular today. Domestic novels published between 1850 and 1880 argued that a discipline that emphasized love was the most effective and moral form. These were the first best sellers in American fiction, and by reimagining discipline as a technique of the heart—rather than of the whip—they ensured their protagonists a secure, if limited, claim on power. This same ideal was adapted by women authors in the early twentieth century, who transformed the sentimental motifs of domestic novels into the orphan girl story made popular in such novels as Anne of Green Gables and Pollyanna. Through close readings of nine of the most influential orphan girl novels, Sanders provides a seamless historical narrative of American children’s literature and gender from 1850 until 1923. He follows his insightful literary analysis with chapters on sympathy and motherhood, two themes central to both American and children’s literature, and concludes with a discussion of contemporary ideas about discipline, abuse, and gender. Disciplining Girls writes an important chapter in the history of American, women’s, and children’s literature, enriching previous work about the history of discipline in America.

Odd Girl Out

The Hidden Culture of Aggression in Girls Rachel Simmons. odd girl out odd girl
out the hidden culture of aggression in girls Front Matter Half Title.

Author: Rachel Simmons

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 0547520190

Category: Education

Page: 412

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Identifies the subtle means by which girls behave aggressively toward one another and examines specific behaviors while explaining the importance of enabling girls to express anger and resolve conflicts.

The Hidden Stairwell

“A twisted turn of events Has this girl convinced That life is changing And with
each change, Comes suspense Our lives are intertwined And each day gives a
rhyme Of how we can make our lives better, Make them more divine And as she
sits ...

Author: Jesslyn Rene’e Street

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1499009755

Category: Poetry

Page: 182

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As a child I would write everything in my diaries. As a young girl I became infatuated with poetry. How every word could become a feeling.That would sweep you off the page into your very own world. Its simply amazing how ink on a page can be the paintbrush to your canvas. To let go and drift away into something so beautiful it could only be true. The Hidden Stairwell is the place deep within your heart. Where all your desires, treasures, and tragedies lie within. To see who you are. To see where you have been. To see who you will become. May my words fill you with love, entice you with lust, bring out your dimples, encourage your tears, soothe the pain, and open your eyes. THANK YOU!!!

Kewa Tales

When her sisters had gone off, the hidden girl saw the youths emerge one by one
from the branch. She saw them take the last pig, kill it, cook it, and carry the pork
into the branch again. As happens in tales, the youths were able to make the ...

Author: John LeRoy

Publisher: UBC Press

ISBN: 9780774802185

Category: Social Science

Page: 278

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A Papua New Guinea Highland people, the Kewa have within their vital oral tradition a rich body of folk tales, eighty of which are brought together in this volume. Like many folk tales, the stories are made up of elements which recur in different variations and combinations. LeRoy has classified and numbered the various episodes and prepared a synoptic guide to aid in the reading of the tales. Using the guide, the reader can follow a particular episode from one tale to another.

The Hidden Lamp

And so I made sure I didn't throw like a girl, walk like a girl, or think like a girl,
because I had come to believe that to do so would be a great embarrassment for
me. But this story is about a lot more than the failure to take women seriously in ...

Author: Zenshin Florence Caplow

Publisher: Simon and Schuster

ISBN: 1614291330

Category: Religion

Page: 440

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The Hidden Lamp is a collection of one hundred koans and stories of Buddhist women from the time of the Buddha to the present day. This revolutionary book brings together many teaching stories that were hidden for centuries, unknown until this volume. These stories are extraordinary expressions of freedom and fearlessness, relevant for men and women of any time or place. In these pages we meet nuns, laywomen practicing with their families, famous teachers honored by emperors, and old women selling tea on the side of the road. Each story is accompanied by a reflection by a contemporary woman teacher--personal responses that help bring the old stories alive for readers today--and concluded by a final meditation for the reader, a question from the editors meant to spark further rumination and inquiry. These are the voices of the women ancestors of every contemporary Buddhist.

The Hidden Children

The danger for boys was even greater than for girls , because of circumcision . So
this little boy had been taught to speak as a girl . He was my age , my size , and
he wore my dresses , so that if he was seen , no one would know he was a boy .

Author: Howard Greenfeld

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

ISBN: 9780395861387

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 118

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Over a million Jewish children were killed during the Holocaust. From ten thousand to 100 thousand Jewish children were hidden with strangers and survived. In this powerful and compelling work, 25 people share their experiences as hidden children. Black-and-white photos.

The Decameron of Giovanni Boccacci now first completely done into Engl prose and verse by J Payne

their lances and targets , it chanced that one of them , knowing not what else to
do , cast his lance into the hay and came very near to slay the hidden girl and she
to discover herself , for that the lance passed so close to her left breast that the ...

Author: Giovanni Boccaccio

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category:

Page:

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