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Following my own footsteps

by Mary Downing Hahn

  • 90 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Clarion Books in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Family violence -- Fiction.,
    • Parent and child -- Fiction.,
    • Grandmothers -- Fiction.,
    • World War, 1939-1945 -- United States -- Fiction.

    • About the Edition

      In 1945, Gordy"s grandmother takes him and his family into her North Carolina home after his abusive father is arrested, and he just begins to respond to his grandmother"s loving discipline when his father returns.

      Edition Notes

      Statementby Mary Downing Hahn.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPZ7.H1256 Fn 1996
      The Physical Object
      Pagination186 p. ;
      Number of Pages186
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL812894M
      ISBN 100395764777
      LC Control Number95050144
      OCLC/WorldCa33865355

      Following My Own Footsteps Story: Donny tells Gordy a story of his friend that gave up his life-by throwing a grenade, to save the rest of their lives. The friend killed the rest of the Krauts that weren't killed by the grenade, but he got himself killed while he was at it. Rent or buy Following My Own Footsteps - Note: Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

        Go Your Own Way: Following in the footsteps of Martin Sheen on the Way of St James eBook: Lloyd, John: : Kindle Store So far, more than of you have taken up that offer. Following My Own Footsteps takes up where the first book left off–this time with Gordy as narrator. Gordy, his mom and siblings have moved to live with his grandmother. Under her care, Gordy begins to work harder in school, and even makes a friend.

      Thing is, the kid usually has their own ideas about what they want to do with their lives, and following exactly in their parent's footsteps isn't (always) part of the plan. This can often lead to tension; the kid wants to live their own life, but at the same time, family loyalty is an extremely strong thing to overcome and they don't want to.   HAHNDORF, Australia, Aug. 17, (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In “Following the Footsteps,” children’s book author Tina Tedesco-Vella alludes .


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But in real life, things don't happen the way you imagine. Instead of heading west by myself, I was going to North Carolina on an ordinary old passenger train with my family.4/5(32). A funny and heartrending tale of a year-old with a chip on his shoulder who goes to live with his grandmother and becomes friends with a boy who has been disabled by Gordy Smith and his down-and-out family go to live with his rich grandmother, Gordy brings with him all the hostilities of an abused child whose drunken father has beaten him regularly.4/5(1).

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In this companion story to the award-winning "Stepping on the Cracks," tough-talking Gordy Smith comes to grips with the fear that he'll turn out no better than his abusive father. Editions for Following My Own Footsteps: (Paperback published in ), (Hardcover published in ), (Kindle Edition), Home My BooksCited by: 4.

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By Mary Downing Hahn. Grades. Genre. Fiction. InGordy's grandmother takes him and his family into her North Carolina home after his abusive father is arrested, and he just begins to respond to his grandmother's. The views and opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own and do not necessarily reflect those of the Forward.

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