New in Large Print. Summary: When her sisters' tragic deaths halt her plans for marriage, Emmalyne, a girl from a family that requires youngest daughters to stay single to care for their parents, reunites with her former love years later when their families are drawn into a conflict at the local granite quarry.
Laura Dekker: b. 1995; Laura Dekker is a Dutch sailor. In 2009, she announced her plan to become the youngest person to circumnavigate the globe single-handed. Due to the objections of the local authorities, she was prevented from departing while under custody of her parents. In 2010, a Dutch court ended this custody, and the record breaking attempt finally began that year. Dekker successfully completed the journey, arriving at Sint Maarten, in 2012.
15 Things I Want my Daughters To Know about Love and Marriage
Girl in a White Dress, 1971 - photo by Arthur Tress “Arthur Tress’ first subjects were circus freaks and dilapidated buildings around Coney Island where he grew up. The youngest of three children in a divorced family, Arthur spent time in his early life with both of his parents: his father who re-married and lived in an upper class neighbourhood, and his mother, who remained single after the divorce and whose life was not nearly so luxurious. In high school, he also studied the art o
12 - Jen My youngest daughter now 31 years old and the last pix I saw of her was with Bright Red Hair and looked gorgeous. I have such deep hurt and anger of the lost years and the way they treat me but I have the greatest love in my heart no matter what happens that sears my soul mourning as a mother who wants the love of her children in return
Cinderella Ate My Daughter: I just read this book- gives an interesting perspective and makes you think! I think we can maintain the sparkle and empower our young women to be independent, critical thinkers at the same time! :)