Far From The Tree

Written By Andrew Solomon
Far From The Tree
  • Publsiher : Random House
  • Release : 07 February 2013
  • ISBN : 1446433927
  • Pages : 976 pages
  • Rating : 4.5/5 from 22 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Far From The Tree written by Andrew Solomon which was release on 07 February 2013, this book published by Random House. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: **WINNER OF THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2014** A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Sometimes your child - the most familiar person of all - is radically different from you. The saying goes that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. But what happens when it does? Drawing on interviews with over three hundred families, covering subjects including deafness, dwarfs, Down's Syndrome, Autism, Schizophrenia, disability, prodigies, children born of rape, children convicted of crime and transgender people, Andrew Solomon documents ordinary people making courageous choices. Difference is potentially isolating, but Far from the Tree celebrates repeated triumphs of human love and compassion to show that the shared experience of difference is what unites us. Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award for General Non-fiction and eleven other national awards. Winner of the Green Carnation Prize.

Far From The Tree

Far From The Tree
  • Author : Andrew Solomon
  • Publisher : Random House
  • Release Date : 2013-02-07
  • Total pages : 976
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : **WINNER OF THE WELLCOME BOOK PRIZE 2014** A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER Sometimes your child - the most familiar person of all - is radically different from you. The saying goes that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. But what happens when it does? Drawing on interviews with over ...

Far from the Tree

Far from the Tree
  • Author : Andrew Solomon
  • Publisher : Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers
  • Release Date : 2018-07-03
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : From New York Times bestselling author Andrew Solomon comes a stunning, poignant, and affecting young adult edition of his award-winning masterpiece, Far From the Tree, which explores the impact of extreme differences between parents and children. The old adage says that the apple doesn’t fall far from the tree, ...

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Far From The Tree
  • Author : Robin Benway
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2017-11-09
  • Total pages : 384
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : WINNER OF THE U.S. NATIONAL BOOK AWARD 2017 FOR YOUNG PEOPLE'S LITERATURE! 'Sometimes, family hurts each other. But after that’s done you bandage each other up, and you move on. Together. So you can go and think that you’re some lone wolf, but you’re not. You’ve ...

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Far from the Tree
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  • Publisher : St. Martin's Press
  • Release Date : 2010-04-01
  • Total pages : 352
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : Celeste English and Ronnie Frazier are sisters, but they couldn't be more different. Celeste is a doctor's wife, living a perfect and elegant life. But secretly, she is terrified: her marriage is falling apart and her need to control the people around her threatens to alienate her entire family. And ...

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  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2017-08-24
  • Total pages : 36
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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  • Publisher : Red Dog Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-02
  • Total pages : 291
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : Brendan Foley has worked to balance the responsibilities of a demanding job and a troublesome family. He’s managed to keep these two worlds separate, until the discovery of a mass grave sends them into a headlong collision. When one of the dead turns out to be a familiar face, ...

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  • Author : Amy McNulty
  • Publisher : Snowy Wings Publishing
  • Release Date : 2016-09-06
  • Total pages : 244
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : Terror. Callousness. Denial. Rebellion. How the four teenage children of leaders in the duchy and the neighboring empire of Hanaobi choose to adapt to their nefarious parents’ whims is a matter of survival. Rohesia, daughter of the duke, spends her days hunting "outsiders," fugitives who’ve snuck onto her father’...

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  • Author : Amy McNulty
  • Publisher : Snowy Wings Publishing
  • Release Date : 2018-01-18
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : Terror. Callousness. Denial. Rebellion. How the four teenage children of leaders in the duchy and the neighboring empire of Hanaobi choose to adapt to their nefarious parents’ whims is a matter of survival. Soldier Rohesia, the pitiless daughter of the ruthless duke. Thief Fastello, the compassionate son of the “king” ...

The Redneck Doesn t Fall Far from the Tree

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  • Author : Jeff Foxworthy
  • Publisher : Harper Collins
  • Release Date : 2006-04-18
  • Total pages : 96
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Summary : This is the perfect gift book for any dad who wouldn't think twice about missing his daughter's wedding if it fell on the first day of deer season. The Redneck Doesn't Fall Far from the Tree celebrates the loving bond between fathers and their children. You might be a redneck ...

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  • Author : Pat Higgins Adelhardt
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2019-09-20
  • Total pages : 248
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : Pat and her husband owned and operated Applewood Farm in Whiteford, Maryland for many years.--Provided by cataloging institution....

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  • Author : Antonia Rinaldi
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2020-07-22
  • Total pages : 346
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Summary : Doesn't everyone desire to know where they came from and who they are? Take the journey of an adopted woman in her quest to find answers to these questions and more....

Bad Apples Don t Fall Far from the Tree

Bad Apples Don t Fall Far from the Tree
  • Author : Zachary Christopher Randall
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2016
  • Total pages : 198
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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  • Author : Turtleback Books Publishing, Limited
  • Publisher : Turtleback Books
  • Release Date : 2019-06-04
  • Total pages : 400
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Far From the Tree

Far From the Tree
  • Author : Rob Parker
  • Publisher : Red Dog Press
  • Release Date : 2021-07-02
  • Total pages : 264
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : Twenty-seven bodies, vacuum-packed, buried in a woodland trench. Some have been there for years, some for just days. When DI Brendan Foley recognises one of the Warrington 27, he knows this case is about to shake his world. Detective Sergeant Iona Madison is a skilled boxer and a vital support for ...

Far from the Tree

Far from the Tree
  • Author : Andrew Solomon
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Release Date : 2013
  • Total pages : 960
  • ISBN : 1446433927
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Summary : The saying goes that the apple doesn't fall far from the tree. But happens when it does? Over ten years in the making, Far from the Tree is a seminal work on difference between parents and children. Most forms of identity within families are 'vertical', passed on from one generation ...