|Contributions||Thomas, Cowperthwait & Co.|
|LC Classifications||F158.44 .E93|
|The Physical Object|
|LC Control Number||08014850|
Appears in books from Page - A. notable occurrence at the opening of the year was the closure of the receiverships of the Philadelphia and Reading Railroad Company, and of the Philadelphia and Reading Coal and Iron Company, which had been in force from June, Reviews: 1. Philadelphia, the city where The Constitution was written, is known as the birthplace of American democracy. While we may hear about Benjamin Franklin or the Liberty Bell in history classes, this reading list is for the history buff who wants to dig a little deeper into the rich past of this incredible city. Here are 10 books about Philly history to get you started. 1. The Constitutional. Essentially a novel about adult relationships, this book draws together the narrative threads of several characters that are connected to the year old Gabriel Santoro, while living in the dangerous gang-controlled streets of the Badlands section of Philadelphia. Focusing on a real-life intersection of Third Street and Indiana Avenue in the Fairhill area of the city that is known for its Author: Vincent Wood. I set out to round up some of the best books set in the good old City of Brotherly Love, so readers can really get a sense of the spirit of the city. Here are 7 books that perfectly capture that.
The Great Book of Philadelphia Sports Lists by Glen Macnow and Big Daddy Graham (): The pair from WIP had another pretty decent book in , The Great Philadelphia Fan Book, but this is newer and more interesting. This city is a . Stranger Things lovers may already be familiar with It — the adaptation features none other than Finn Wolfhard, aka Mike from Stranger Things. But even if you’ve seen the movie (or TV miniseries starring Tim Curry), the book is a real treat: King’s at his storytelling peak in this ever-shifting, surreally terrifying tale of a. Books at Amazon. The Books homepage helps you explore Earth's Biggest Bookstore without ever leaving the comfort of your couch. Here you'll find current best sellers in books, new releases in books, deals in books, Kindle eBooks, Audible audiobooks, and so much more. This is a large book of splendid, eerie illustrations of an impossible world in a parallel universe, with copious comments in an incomprehensible language in an imaginary script. A world at once familiar, inhabited as it is by humans, and hauntingly different, with its very own laws of physics, its strange fauna, its stranger flora, its.
If you’re a book lover who likes your literature a little bit strange, then these books are definitely for you. Here are 13 of the strangest books you’ll want to read anyway. 1. Liane Moriarty is a book club favorite, with best sellers like Big Little Lies and The Husband's Secret sparking lively book club conversations online and off. This month, our online book club is tackling Liane Moriarty's newest book Nine Perfect Strangers. I'm super excited for our discussion and have a set of book club questions for Nine Perfect Strangers ready to go. This fall, Malcolm Gladwell—the author of several bestselling books like Blink, Outliers, and The Tipping Point—is back with a brand new book called Talking To Strangers.. Just like he did with many of his past books, Gladwell digs deep into the past, pulls from the latest findings from different branches of science, draws from psychology research, pulls from criminology studies, and uses. This book is a great resource for parents who wish to instill a sense of caution into their children regarding the issue of strangers without being scary or intimidating. Brother Bear and Sister Bear are very different when it comes to strangers–Brother Bear is very shy and cautious and Sister Bear is friendly and will talk to anyone.