Author: Iona Opie
Publisher: Candlewick
Keywords: goose, mother, first
Number of Pages: 108
Published: 1996-09-02
List price: $22.99
ISBN-10: 1564026205
ISBN-13: 9781564026200

Charming watercolor illustrations enhance a delightful collection of sixty classic Mother Goose rhymes, including "Hey Diddle, Diddle," "Pat-a-Cake," "Little Jack Horner," and many others.

Author: Oliver Lafarge
Publisher: Sunstone Press
Keywords: ditch, mother
Number of Pages: 64
Published: 1983-01
List price: $16.95
ISBN-10: 0865340099
ISBN-13: 9780865340091

The mother ditch, or acequia madre, is the main water line that is dug by hand and feeds many of the smaller acequias that cover the fertile land of Northern New Mexico. The acequias, water ditches, were used to irrigate the fields of crops for many farmers in the early days of settlement in New Mexico. A unique technology, the acequia, especially the mother ditch, had to be taken care of by everyone in the community that benefited from its generosity. A governing body was established to watch over the utilization and maintenance of the ditch. The mayordomo was the top elected official to pres

Publisher: Digital Scanning Inc.
Keywords: rhymes, nursery, old, goose, mother
Number of Pages: 64
Published: 2009-10-20
List price: $14.95
ISBN-10: 1582180466
ISBN-13: 9781582180465

Classic nursery rhymes....Magical illustrations by Kate Greenaway. Proudly presented as it was originally published in 1881.

Author: Kathelln Norris
Publisher: BiblioLife
Keywords: story, mother
Number of Pages: 190
Published: 2009-06-04
List price: $22.99
ISBN-10: 1110517297
ISBN-13: 9781110517299

General Books publication date: 2009 Original publication date: 1912 Original Publisher: The Macmillan Company Subjects: Domestic fiction Mothers Mothers and daughters Love, Maternal Family Self-sacrifice Self-confidence Family

Author: Richard S. Nystrom
Publisher: PublishAmerica
Keywords: lode, mother
Number of Pages: 221
Published: 2006-06-19
List price: $24.95
ISBN-10: 142410663X
ISBN-13: 9781424106639

The Mother Lode is a novel adventure with terribly surprising events and protagonists; as well as with a truly “different” antagonist—the odd leader of an odd group. The apparent hero of the story is upstaged by his girlfriend and two ex-girlfriends, in concert, at the climax attempting a rescue. First, the odd group of businessmen who live in a secluded company town in California’s Sierra Mountains, takes a small town near Modesto hostage for the retraction of an IRS tax audit. The takeover is done peacefully—another grand surprise—with the use of the town’s own nostalgic railro

Author: Mother Teresa
Publisher: New World Library
Keywords: love, greater
Number of Pages: 224
Published: 2002-03-05
List price: $14.00
ISBN-10: 1577312015
ISBN-13: 9781577312017

No Greater Love is the essential wisdom of Mother Teresa — the most accessible, intimate, and inspiring book of her teachings. Thematically arranged to present her revolutionary vision of Christianity in its graceful simplicity, the book features her thoughts on love, generosity, forgiveness, prayer, service, and what it means to be a Christian. A passionate testament to deep hope and abiding faith in God, No Greater Love celebrates the life and work of one of the world’s most revered spiritual teachers.

Author: Jamaica Kincaid
Publisher: Plume
Keywords: mother, autobiography
Number of Pages: 240
Published: 1997-01-01
List price: $14.00
ISBN-10: 0452274664
ISBN-13: 9780452274662

After her mother dies at birth, Xuela is left by her father with his laundress for the next seven years in a home where she feels no love or affection, so when she moves in with her father’s friends, the LaBattes, she finds pleasure however she can. Reprint. NYT.
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