Alone
Score: 3.5
From 62 Ratings

Alone


  • Author : Lisa Gardner
  • Publisher : Bantam
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Genre: Fiction
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  • ISBN 10 : 9780553584530


Alone Book Description :

When Bobby Dodge, a sniper with the Massachusetts State Police SWAT team, saves a woman and her young son from her armed husband, he finds himself investigating the shooting of a man who had accused his wife of poisoning their son....

Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant
Score: 3.5
From 20 Ratings

Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant


  • Author : Jenni Ferrari-Adler
  • Publisher : Penguin
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Genre: Cooking
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  • ISBN 10 : 1594489475


Alone in the Kitchen with an Eggplant Book Description :

Presents a collection of essays on cooking and eating for one by twenty-six top writers and foodies, including Ann Patchett, Marcella Hazan, Haruki Murakami, Courtney Eldridge, and Nora Ephron....

Living Alone
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Living Alone


  • Author : Herbert Anderson
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 1997-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0664251234


Living Alone Book Description :

Can one live alone and be whole? The authors of this book are clear that the answer is "yes". It is how we live our lives and not whether we live them with another person that matters most to God. Here is a practical and wise guide for those alone in life....

Alone with Others
Score: 4
From 3 Ratings

Alone with Others


  • Author : Stephen Batchelor
  • Publisher : Grove Press
  • Release Date : 1983
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0802151272


Alone with Others Book Description :

"Inspired by Shantideva's Guide to the Bodhisattava's way of life, the oral instructions of living Buddhist masters, Martin Heidegger's classic Being and time, and the writings of the Christian theologians Paul Tillich and John MacQuarrie," this is a "contemporary guide to understanding the timeless message of Buddhism, and in particular its relevance in actual human relations."--Cover....

Elders Living Alone

Elders Living Alone


  • Author : Robert L. Rubinstein
  • Publisher : Transaction Publishers
  • Release Date :
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0202365867


Elders Living Alone Book Description :

What is it like to be old, have many health problems, and live alone? This book enters the lives of frail elders who live alone and vividly conveys their continuing struggle to maintain their independence. Many look to their homes as the important facilitating element for that independence; the home environment and personal space are often the most significant elements for elders living alone....

Working Alone

Working Alone


  • Author : John Carroll
  • Publisher : Taunton Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Genre: House & Home
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1561585459


Working Alone Book Description :

-- Discusses all aspects of laying foundations, raising walls, and more for small or one-person crews...

Bowling Alone
Score: 3.5
From 11 Ratings

Bowling Alone


  • Author : Robert D. Putnam
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2001-08-07
  • Genre: History
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780743203043


Bowling Alone Book Description :

Shows how changes in work, family structure, women's roles, and other factors have caused people to become increasingly disconnected from family, friends, neighbors, and democratic structures--and how they may reconnect....

Ourselves Alone
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

Ourselves Alone


  • Author : Janet A. Nolan
  • Publisher : University Press of Kentucky
  • Release Date : 2015-01-13
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9780813147604


Ourselves Alone Book Description :

In early April of 1888, sixteen-year-old Mary Ann Donovan stood alone on the quays of Queenstown in county Cork waiting to board a ship for Boston in far-off America. She was but one of almost 700,000 young, usually unmarried women, traveling alone, who left their homes in Ireland during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries in a move unprecedented in the annals of European emigration. Using a wide variety of sources -- many of which appear here for the first time -- including personal reminiscences, interviews, oral histories, letter, and autobiographies as well as data from Irish and American census and emigration repots, Janet Nolan makes a sustained analysis of this migration of a generation of young women that puts a new light on Iri...

When You Are Alone

When You Are Alone


  • Author :
  • Publisher : Westminster John Knox Press
  • Release Date : 1990-01-01
  • Genre: Religion
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0664250505


When You Are Alone Book Description :

This problem-and-solution book looks at the positive values of solitude as well as the negative problems of loneliness. Integrating religious and psychological perspectives and a variety of personal experiences, this resource explores many of the factors that shape the ways we handle being alone....

Are You There Alone
Score: 3.5
From 8 Ratings

Are You There Alone


  • Author : Suzanne O'Malley
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2004-02-02
  • Genre: True Crime
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 074326617X


Are You There Alone Book Description :

In the tradition of In Cold Blood, The Executioner's Song, and A Civil Action, Suzanne O'Malley exposes the human mystery of the most horrifying crime in recent history and the legal drama surrounding it. As a journalist, Suzanne O'Malley began covering the murders of Noah, John, Paul, Luke, and Mary Yates hours after their mother, Andrea Yates, drowned them in their suburban Houston home in June 2001. Over twenty-four months, O'Malley interviewed or witnessed the sworn testimony of more than a hundred participants in this drama, including Yates herself; her husband, Rusty Yates; their families; attorneys; the personnel of the Harris County district attorney's and sheriff's offices; medical staff; friends; acquaintances; and expert witnesses. O'Malle...