October Mourning

October Mourning
Publisher Candlewick Press (MA)
Release Date
Category JUVENILE NONFICTION
Total Pages 111
ISBN 0763658073
Rating 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Relates, from various points of view, events from the night of October 6, 1998, when twenty-one-year-old Matthew Shepard, a gay college student, was lured out of a Wyoming bar, savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die.

October Mourning
  • Author : Lesléa Newman
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press (MA)
  • Release Date : 2012

Relates, from various points of view, events from the night of October 6, 1998, when twenty-one-year-old Matthew Shepard, a gay college student, was lured out of a Wyoming bar, savagely beaten, tied to a fence, and left to die.

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October Mourning
  • Author : Leslea Newman
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press (MA)
  • Release Date : 2020-09

A masterful poetic exploration of the impact of Matthew Shepard's murder on the world. On the night of October 6, 1998, a gay twenty-one-year-old college student named Matthew Shepard was kidnapped from a Wyoming bar by two young men, savagely beaten, tied to a remote fence, and left to die. Gay Awareness

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October Mourning
  • Author : James Rada Jr.
  • Publisher : Legacy Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-07-30

In the midst of WWI, Spanish Flu killed more than 60 million. Dr. Alan Keener tries to prevent its spread, but he is met with resistance from old-school doctors. Kolas is a street preacher who wants to spread the flu as the wrath of God. When Alan's family catches the flu,

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October Mourning
  • Author : Loren J. Chaucer
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2002-02-01

Kendall's story is a piece of a mosaic as intricate as St. Fillan's stained glass windows. Dr. Macauley MacLaren, hopeful that the new methods of Freud would cure his mother's madness, founded the hospital, named for the patron saint of the insane, in 1898. The looming Victorian holds secrets, set in

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The Meaning of Matthew
  • Author : Judy Shepard
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2009-09-03

“The Meaning of Matthew is Judy Shepard’s passionate and courageous attempt to understand what no mother should have to understand, which is why her son was murdered in Laramie, Wyoming, in the fall of 1998. It is a vivid testimony to a life cut short, and testimony too, to the

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The Mourning Dove   S Message
  • Author : Nancy Larsen-Sanders
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Release Date : 2012-10-24

Deborah Jorgenson is just four years old when she witnesses racism for the first time. Unfortunately, the hatred is directed at her. Born to Swedish parents in Minnesota in the early 1900s, Deborah believes her dark hair and skin come from a great-grandmother. When a fellow student bullies her and

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Heather Has Two Mommies
  • Author : Lesléa Newman
  • Publisher : Candlewick Press
  • Release Date : 2015-03-24

Candlewick relaunches a modern classic for this generation with an all-new, beautifully illustrated edition. Features an audio read-along! Heather’s favorite number is two. She has two arms, two legs, and two pets. And she also has two mommies. When Heather goes to school for the first time, someone asks

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Obits
  • Author : Tess Liem
  • Publisher : Coach House Books
  • Release Date : 2018-10-16

In Obits. a speaker tries and fails to write obituaries for those whose memorials are missing, those who are represented only as statistics. She considers victims of mass deaths, fictional characters, and her own aunt, asking what does it mean to be an 'I' mourning a 'you' when both have

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Good Mourning
  • Author : Theresa Caputo
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2020-10-06

Theresa Caputo, TLC’s Long Island Medium and the three-time New York Times bestselling author, teaches us how to ritualize and recover from the daily losses in our lives. Life on earth comes with losses that often go unrecognized, unacknowledged, and un-mourned. This invisible pain causes deeper emotional damage— devastation

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The Year of Magical Thinking  The Play
  • Author : Joan Didion
  • Publisher : Vintage
  • Release Date : 2009-04-02

In this dramatic adaptation of her award-winning, bestselling memoir, Joan Didion transforms the story of the sudden and unexpected loss of her husband and their only daughter into a stunning and powerful one-woman play. “This happened on December 30, 2003. That may seem a while ago but it won’t when it

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Mourning Diary
  • Author : Roland Barthes
  • Publisher : Hill and Wang
  • Release Date : 2010-10-12

A major discovery: The lost diary of a great mind—and an intimate, deeply moving study of grief The day after his mother's death in October 1977, the influential philosopher Roland Barthes began a diary of mourning. Taking notes on index cards as was his habit, he reflected on a new

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Mourning Has Broken
  • Author : Erin Davis
  • Publisher : HarperCollins
  • Release Date : 2019-02-26

“A gift of love to others who are seeking solace.” —Olivia Newton-John On the morning of May 11, 2015, Erin Davis, one of Canada’s most beloved radio personalities, suffered a devastating blow Erin was on set in Jamaica when she received the news that her twenty-four-year-old daughter, Lauren—who had marked

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Gittel s Journey
  • Author : Lesléa Newman,Amy June Bates
  • Publisher : Abrams
  • Release Date : 2019-02-05

Gittel and her mother were supposed to immigrate to America together, but when her mother is stopped by the health inspector, Gittel must make the journey alone. Her mother writes her cousin’s address in New York on a piece of paper. However, when Gittel arrives at Ellis Island, she

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October Morning
  • Author : James R. Rada (Jr.)
  • Publisher : Legacy Publishing
  • Release Date : 2005-12-30

Read online October Morning written by James R. Rada (Jr.), published by Legacy Publishing which was released on 2005-12-30. Download full October Morning Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle.

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Mourning and Milestones
  • Author : Kathleen Fraser
  • Publisher : Turning Stone Press
  • Release Date : 2015-10-30

Grief can drive you to your knees, overtake you suddenly, and challenge you over and over again to find ways to simultaneously live and mourn. Its ability to exhaust us and to shake our stability seems to be greatest on special occasions. It is these landmark days that most challenge

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