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The Resource An invisible thread : the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny, Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski

An invisible thread : the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny, Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski

Label
An invisible thread : the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny
Title
An invisible thread
Title remainder
the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny
Statement of responsibility
Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
He asked for spare change; she kept walking. But something made her turn around and go back. They met nearly every week for years, and built an unexpected, life-changing friendship that has today spanned almost three decades
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Schroff, Laura
Dewey number
974.7/1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
F128.56
LC item number
.S37 2011
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Tresniowski, Alex
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Schroff, Laura
  • Mazyck, Maurice
  • Schroff, Laura
  • Children and adults
  • Friendship
  • African American boys
  • Poor children
  • Women, White
  • Sales executives
  • New York (N.Y.)
Label
An invisible thread : the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny, Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski
Instantiates
Publication
Contents
Foreword / by Valerie Salembier -- Introduction -- Spare change -- The first day -- One good break -- The birthday present -- The baseball glove -- Is that it? -- A mother's song -- A father's legacy -- The brown paper bag -- The big table -- The missed appointment -- Outside looking in -- Bittersweet miracle -- A simple recipe -- The new bicycle -- The winter coat -- The dark forest -- One last test -- The greatest gift -- Epilogue: Love, Maurice
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Howard Books hardcover ed.
Extent
xviii, 238 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781451648973
Lccn
2011009636
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1733913
  • (OCoLC)709673223
  • (OCoLC)ocn709673223
  • 1722806
  • 2231097
  • 1733913
Label
An invisible thread : the true story of an 11-year-old panhandler, a busy sales executive, and an unlikely meeting with destiny, Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski
Publication
Contents
Foreword / by Valerie Salembier -- Introduction -- Spare change -- The first day -- One good break -- The birthday present -- The baseball glove -- Is that it? -- A mother's song -- A father's legacy -- The brown paper bag -- The big table -- The missed appointment -- Outside looking in -- Bittersweet miracle -- A simple recipe -- The new bicycle -- The winter coat -- The dark forest -- One last test -- The greatest gift -- Epilogue: Love, Maurice
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
1st Howard Books hardcover ed.
Extent
xviii, 238 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9781451648973
Lccn
2011009636
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • 1733913
  • (OCoLC)709673223
  • (OCoLC)ocn709673223
  • 1722806
  • 2231097
  • 1733913

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