The Girl with the Suitcase

The Girl with the Suitcase


  • Author : Angela Hart
  • Publisher : Pan Macmillan
  • Release Date : 2020-02-20
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781529024432


The Girl with the Suitcase Book Description :

Why will nobody give little Grace a home? Foster carer Angela is determined to find the answer. Shunned by her mother, ten-year-old Grace has spent most of her childhood in care, moving from one foster home to the next. Each placement breaks down due to her ‘disruptive' behaviour, yet Grace seems such a friendly and well-meaning little girl. Specialist foster carer Angela is determined to help end her heartbreak, but what is the key to saving Grace? The Girl with the Suitcase is the seventh book from well-loved foster carer and Sunday Times bestselling author Angela Hart. This is a true story that shares the tale of one of the many children she has fostered over the years. Angela's stories show the difference that quiet care, a watchful eye and sym...

Girl With a Suitcase
Score: 5
From 2 Ratings

Girl With a Suitcase


  • Author : Jacqueline Cox
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2020-02-04
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1714375307


Girl With a Suitcase Book Description :

It was September 1947 when Jackie found the old brown suitcase on her bed, packed with a few clothes and her beloved toy rabbit. Gran informed her she was going to residential school and they'd be leaving right away. Six-year-old Jackie had got used to living with Gran in her little ground-floor flat. She'd lived there for the last few months, ever since Gran came to fetch her. Dad had left in the middle of the night as a violent storm raged. Mum was too poorly to look after 'feisty' Jackie and her two sisters. Jackie didn't know where her sisters were living. Her baby sister had been there one day and was gone the next. No one told Jackie what had happened to her. She was starting to learn that grown-ups had a habit of not telling children anything....

Suitcase of Dreams

Suitcase of Dreams


  • Author : Tania Blanchard
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2018-10-23
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781925596175


Suitcase of Dreams Book Description :

From the bestselling author of The Girl from Munich, a sweeping, dramatic tale of love and identity, inspired by a true story After enduring the horror of Nazi Germany and the chaos of postwar occupation, Lotte Drescher and her family arrive in Australia in 1956 full of hope for a new life. It’s a land of opportunity, where Lotte and her husband Erich dream of giving their children the future they have always wanted. After years of struggling to find their feet as New Australians, Erich turns his skill as a wood carver into a successful business and Lotte makes a career out of her lifelong passion, photography. The sacrifices they have made finally seem worth it until Erich’s role in the trade union movement threatens to have him branded a commun...

Suitcase Girl
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Suitcase Girl


  • Author : Ty Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Ty Hutchinson
  • Release Date : 2017-04-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


Suitcase Girl Book Description :

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The Enormous Suitcase

The Enormous Suitcase


  • Author : Robert N. Munsch
  • Publisher : Scholastic Canada
  • Release Date : 2017-08-29
  • Genre: Children of divorced parents
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781443163187


The Enormous Suitcase Book Description :

Kelsey would rather live in ONE house . . . . But if she has to live in two, she'll do it in comfort! Kelsey thinks she should live in one house and her mom and dad should visit her. Instead, she puts her books and her unicorn picture and her favourite pillow in her suitcase and takes them with her as she goes back and forth. But what will happen when she decides to pack up the dog? A charming story about a girl making the best of her co-parenting situation, and the mom and dad (and dog!) who love her. Robert Munsch wrote this story for a girl in Calgary, Alberta, who wrote to him and asked for a story about a girl going back and forth to her mom and dad's separate homes, just like her....

Suitcase Girl Trilogy

Suitcase Girl Trilogy


  • Author : Ty Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Ty Hutchinson
  • Release Date : 2018-08-15
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


Suitcase Girl Trilogy Book Description :

She’s your average twelve-year old, except there’s something about her that’s unthinkable, and quite frankly, unexplainable. When a lone little girl is abandoned outside FBI headquarters, agent Abby Kane’s investigation points to a human trafficking ring—and something even worse. For a tense, disturbing thrill-ride, pick up this USA Today Bestseller. Boxed set includes three action-packed books. What readers are saying: ★★★★★ A perplexing start, an astonishing ending, and a puzzle still to be solved! ★★★★★ Unexpected and quirky characters made this a fun quick read. ★★★★★ Some of the best twists I’ve read in a long time. ★★★★★ Just when I thought I had it, the author throws another curve ball. ★...

Suitcase Girl
Score: 5
From 1 Ratings

Suitcase Girl


  • Author : Ty Hutchinson
  • Publisher : Ty Hutchinson
  • Release Date : 2017-04-08
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 :


Suitcase Girl Book Description :

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Hana s Suitcase Anniversary Edition
Score: 4.5
From 105 Ratings

Hana s Suitcase Anniversary Edition


  • Author : Karen Levine
  • Publisher : Allen & Unwin
  • Release Date : 2014-02-01
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781743436806


Hana s Suitcase Anniversary Edition Book Description :

'Really, it's a very ordinary looking suitcase. You could fit quite a lot in it. Books, games, treasures, toys. But nothing is inside it now. Across the front, there is a girl's name, Hana Brady. A date of birth: May 16 1931. And Waisenkind. That's the German word for orphan.' Where did Hana Brady come from? Where was she going? What did she pack? What Fumiko finds in Hana's suitcase is a true story of terrible sadness and great joy. 'Such a simple little book and yet so powerful.' Sunshine Coast Sunday. 'an extraordinarily powerful book' Dianne Dempsey, The Age Along with the original story, this anniversary edition includes updates from the author, Hana's brother, George Brady, and Fumiko Ishioka, and a sampling of the thousands of letters, tribute...

The Girl with the Empty Suitcase

The Girl with the Empty Suitcase


  • Author : Krysta MacDonald
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2017-10-21
  • Genre: Life change events
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1775046907


The Girl with the Empty Suitcase Book Description :

The suitcase sat at the top of Danielle's closet for years, holding memories, promises, and undeveloped film. From struggling with homework, to her final farewells with her parents, this is the story of one woman's life and loves. Through hopes and laughter, heartaches and tears, Danielle is shaped by the family, friends, and romances around her.This emotional and nuanced story gives us a woman, a window through whom we may see our own realities, our own challenges, our own quiet triumphs....

The Suitcase

The Suitcase


  • Author : Michael Pitt
  • Publisher : Troubador Publishing Ltd
  • Release Date : 2014-03-28
  • Genre: Fiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781783063444


The Suitcase Book Description :

Edgar Mason, a successful photographer and collector of junk, finds by chance, an old locked suitcase. He sees his wife’s maiden name stencilled on the lid, and decides to buy it. He and his wife Helena investigate the contents of the suitcase and discover the history of a young school girl who grew up to be Helena’s mysterious great aunt Esme. The case reveals a romance that no one in the family knew of. Esme had disappeared without trace more than forty years ago, was she the femme fatale that family gossips talk about, or was she an innocent in love?...