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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
plates
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn709673223
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Howard Books hardcover edition
Extent
xviii, 238 pages
Isbn
9781451648973
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011009636
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o709673223
  • (OCoLC)709673223
  • (Sirsi) b13577323
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
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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
Control code
ocn709673223
Dimensions
24 cm.
Edition
First Howard Books hardcover edition
Extent
xviii, 238 pages
Isbn
9781451648973
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
Lccn
2011009636
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o709673223
  • (OCoLC)709673223
  • (Sirsi) b13577323

Library Locations

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