An Invisible Thread
Score: 4.5
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An Invisible Thread


  • Author: Laura Schroff
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Genre: Biographies & Memoirs
  • File Size: 14241835 Bytes


An Invisible Thread tells of the life-long friendship between a busy sales executive and a disadvantaged young boy, and how both of their lives were changed by what began as one small gesture of kindness.When Laura Schroff brushed by a young panhandler on a New York City corner one rainy afternoon, something made her stop and turn back. She took the boy to lunch at the McDonald’s across the street that day. And she continued to go back, again and again for the next four years until both their lives had changed dramatically. Nearly thirty years later, that young boy, Maurice, is married and has his own family. Now he works to change the lives of disadvantaged kids, just like the boy he used to be.      An Invisible Thread is the ...

An Invisible Thread
Score: 5
From 5 Ratings

An Invisible Thread


  • Author: Laura Schroff & Alex Tresniowski
  • Release Date : 2019-05-07
  • Genre: Biography
  • File Size: 16208575 Bytes


A Parents’ Choice Recommended Award Winner A Junior Library Guild Gold Standard SelectionFrom New York Times bestselling authors Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski comes the young readers edition of an unbelievable memoir about an unlikely friendship that forever changed the lives of a busy sales executive and a hungry eleven-year-old boy.On one rainy afternoon, on a crowded New York City street corner, eleven-year-old Maurice met Laura. Maurice asked Laura for spare change because he was hungry, and something made Laura stop and ask Maurice if she could take him to lunch.Maurice and Laura went to lunch together, and also bought ice cream cones and played video games. It was the beginning of an unlikely and magical friendship that changed both of t...

An Invisible Thread
Score: 4
From 31 Ratings

An Invisible Thread


  • Author : Laura Schroff
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2012-08-07
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451648973


An Invisible Thread Book Description :

Presents the true story of a friendship that has spanned three decades, recounting how the author, a harried sales executive, befriended an eleven-year-old panhandler, changing both of their lives forever....

An Invisible Thread
Score: 4
From 31 Ratings

An Invisible Thread


  • Author : Laura Schroff
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781451642513


An Invisible Thread Book Description :

This inspirational true story of a friendship that has spanned three decades recounts how the author, a harried sales executive, befriended an 11-year-old panhandler, changing both of their lives forever....

An Invisible Thread
Score: 4
From 40 Ratings

An Invisible Thread


  • Author : Laura Schroff
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2011-11-01
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 145164292X


An Invisible Thread Book Description :

An Invisible Thread tells of the life-long friendship between a busy sales executive and a disadvantaged young boy, and how both of their lives were changed by what began as one small gesture of kindness. When Laura Schroff brushed by a young panhandler on a New York City corner one rainy afternoon, something made her stop and turn back. She took the boy to lunch at the McDonald’s across the street that day. And she continued to go back, again and again for the next four years until both their lives had changed dramatically. Nearly thirty years later, that young boy, Maurice, is married and has his own family. Now he works to change the lives of disadvantaged kids, just like the boy he used to be. An Invisible Thread is the true story of the bond b...

An Invisible Thread

An Invisible Thread


  • Author : Laura Schroff
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2019-05-07
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781534437296


An Invisible Thread Book Description :

From New York Times bestselling authors Laura Schroff and Alex Tresniowski comes the young readers edition of an unbelievable memoir about an unlikely friendship that forever changed the lives of a busy sales executive and a hungry eleven-year-old boy. On one rainy afternoon, on a crowded New York City street corner, eleven-year-old Maurice met Laura. Maurice asked Laura for spare change because he was hungry, and something made Laura stop and ask Maurice if she could take him to lunch. Maurice and Laura went to lunch together, and also bought ice cream cones and played video games. It was the beginning of an unlikely and magical friendship that changed both of their lives forever. An Invisible Thread is the true story of the bond between an eleven-y...

The Invisible Thread
Score: 4
From 5 Ratings

The Invisible Thread


  • Author : Yoshiko Uchida
  • Publisher : Harper Trophy
  • Release Date : 1991
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 0688137032


The Invisible Thread Book Description :

Children's author, Yoshiko Uchida, describes growing up in Berkeley, California, as a Nisei, second generation Japanese American, and her family's internment in a Nevada concentration camp during World War II....

The Invisible Thread
Score: 4
From 1 Ratings

The Invisible Thread


  • Author : Diana Bletter
  • Publisher : Jewish Publication Society of America
  • Release Date : 1989
  • Genre: Social Science
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : UOM:39015016944616


The Invisible Thread Book Description :

A unique, inspiring, and vibrant portrait of sixty women exploring how they blend their faith and/or sense of Jewishness in their lives, their families, their expectations, and their commitments....

An Invisible Thread Christmas Story

An Invisible Thread Christmas Story


  • Author : Laura Schroff
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2015-09-22
  • Genre: Juvenile Nonfiction
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781481419307


An Invisible Thread Christmas Story Book Description :

From the #1 New York Times bestselling authors of An Invisible Thread comes the true, heartfelt, and extraordinary story of how one woman’s decision to help a boy on the street changed both of their lives forever. New York Times bestselling author Laura Schroff tells the remarkable story of her lifelong friendship with a boy named Maurice who she met on the street while he was asking for change in her book, An Invisible Thread. Now, in this sweet picture book, Laura retells the first Christmas that she and Maurice spent together. She shares how Maurice gave her a small white bear and, as she later learns, the only thing he had that he could truly call his own—to show her how grateful he was for their friendship. This heartwarming tale captures th...

Angels on Earth

Angels on Earth


  • Author : Laura Schroff
  • Publisher : Simon and Schuster
  • Release Date : 2016-10-25
  • Genre: Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 9781501158773


Angels on Earth Book Description :

One day in 1986, Laura Schroff, a busy ad sales executive, passed an eleven-year-old boy panhandling on the street. She stopped and offered to take him to McDonald's for lunch. Twenty years later, at Laura's fiftieth birthday party, Maurice Mazyck gave a toast, thanking Laura for her act of kindness, which ended up changing the course of his life. In that toast, Maurice said that when Laura stopped on that busy street corner all those years ago, God had sent him an angel. Laura's invisible thread journey has deepened her belief that angels -- divine and otherwise -- are all around us. After her previous book was published in 2011, readers from around the country and world began sharing with Laura their own stories about how chance encounters with str...

The Invisible Thread

The Invisible Thread


  • Author : Lisa Suzanne
  • Publisher :
  • Release Date : 2018-03-28
  • Genre:
  • Pages :
  • ISBN 10 : 1986766950


The Invisible Thread Book Description :

One decision was all it took for Ethan Fuller's life to be flipped upside down and for Maci Dane's twenty-year plan to fall off the rails.Ethan tells Maci about the invisible thread that links two people destined to be together. The road isn't always smooth, but eventually the two people holding the thread will find their way to each other.They found their way together, yet they keep finding themselves apart. Mistake after mistake, lie after lie, grudge after grudge...it may be too much for two people to overcome. Are Maci and Ethan tied by the invisible thread, or will their thread break before they can find their way to happiness?...