LILY'S CROSSING writen by Patricia Reilly Giff. gee from Hungary, during the summer of 1944, they begin a special friendship. However, Lily and Albert have both told lies, and Lily has told a lie that may cost Albert his life...
PICTURES OF HOLLIS WOODS writen by Patricia Reilly Giff. is Newbery Honor Book, a troublesome 12-year-old orphan, staying with an elderly artist who needs her, remembers the only other time she was happy in a foster home, with a family that truly seemed to care about her. Full description..
NORY RYAN'S SONG (NORY RYAN) writen by Patricia Reilly Giff. n Maidin Bay on the west coast of Ireland for generations, raising a pig and a few chickens, planting potatoes, getting by. Every year Nory's father goes away on a fishing boat and returns with the rent money for the English lord who owns their cottage and fields, the English lord bent upon forcing ..
GINGERSNAP writen by Patricia Reilly Giff. Jayna's big brother Rob is her only family. When Rob is called to duty on a destroyer, Jayna is left in their small town in upstate New York with their cranky landlady. But right before he leaves, Rob tells Jayna a secret: they may have a grandmother in Brooklyn. Rob found a little blue recipe book ..
MAGGIE'S DOOR (NORY RYAN) writen by Patricia Reilly Giff. Brooklyn.
Maggie’s Door is the story of the journey from Ireland to America told by both Nory and her neighbor and friend Sean Red Mallon, two different stories with the same destination—the home of Nory’s sister Maggie, at 416 Smith Street, Brooklyn, America.
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WATER STREET writen by Patricia Reilly Giff. ves on Water Street where you can see the huge towers of the bridge to Manhattan being built. Bird wants nothing more in life than to be brave enough to be a healer, like her mother, Nory, to help her sister Annie find love, and to convince her brother, Hughie, to stop fighting for money with his st..
DAS GLUECK BIS IN DIE ZEHEN SPUEREN writen by Patricia Reilly Giff. ny foster homes she can hardly remember them all. When Hollis is sent to Josie, she'll do everything in her power to make sure they stay together...