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The Resource Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island, Regina Calcaterra

Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island, Regina Calcaterra

Label
Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island
Title
Etched in sand
Title remainder
a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island
Statement of responsibility
Regina Calcaterra
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Calcaterra and her siblings endured a series of foster homes and intermittent homelessness in the shadow of the Hamptons. She managed to rise above her past while fighting to keep her brother and three sisters together. An unforgettable reminder that, regardless of social status, the American dream is still within reach for those who have the desire and the determination to succeed
Summary
A tenacious lawyer, state official, and activist recounts her childhood in foster homes and on the streets with her four siblings, revealing a life of horrible abuse in the shadows between Manhattan and the Hamptons
Tone
Writing style
Biography type
autobiography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10214969
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
362.73/3/09747
Index
no index present
LC call number
HV885.L66
LC item number
C35 2013
Literary form
non fiction
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True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island
Label
Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island, Regina Calcaterra
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bitten bones -- Building sand castles -- And then there were three -- Breaking pact -- Failure to thrive -- Houses of sand -- Keeping pact -- Empty emancipation -- Out of Idaho -- Aging out -- The happy house -- A child at any age -- Beacons of light
Control code
5637737
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780062218834
Lccn
2012286737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn813929588
  • (OCoLC)813929588
Label
Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island, Regina Calcaterra
Publication
Copyright
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Bitten bones -- Building sand castles -- And then there were three -- Breaking pact -- Failure to thrive -- Houses of sand -- Keeping pact -- Empty emancipation -- Out of Idaho -- Aging out -- The happy house -- A child at any age -- Beacons of light
Control code
5637737
Dimensions
21 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
306 pages
Isbn
9780062218834
Lccn
2012286737
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn813929588
  • (OCoLC)813929588

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