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A place for Grace

Jean Davies Okimoto

A place for Grace

by Jean Davies Okimoto

  • 371 Want to read
  • 30 Currently reading

Published by Sasquatch Books in Seattle .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hearing ear dogs -- Fiction,
  • Dogs -- Fiction,
  • Deaf -- Fiction,
  • People with disabilities -- Fiction

  • About the Edition

    With the help of a hearing-impaired man, a little dog finally manages to graduate from a training school for hearing dogs.

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Jean Davies Okimoto ; illustrated by Doug Keith.
    GenreFiction.
    ContributionsKeith, Doug, ill.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ7.O415 Pl 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged) :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1737453M
    ISBN 100912365730
    LC Control Number92042588

      School is difficult for Grace, but thanks to the flexibility of Mrs. Lombardi, the program director, and Charlie's encouragement, Grace finally succeeds in her own inimitable way. A Place for Grace introduces children to the challenges of the hearing impaired and gives them the opportunity to see how people communicate through American Sign Author: Jean Davies Okimoto. The plot of Peyton Place is quite controversial among modern first editions, and the history of its publication is just as Place was largely based off of the small town scandals that were known to plague several New England towns. Some of the places and characters so closely resembled their real life counterparts that author Grace Metalious was actually sued for libel.

      Published on Hello Awesome Readers! Today's book is "Amazing Grace" written by Mary Hoffman and Illustrated by Caroline Binch. Grace is .   book selections + tote + print quarterly journal + digital and enters for a moment that pure unbound place of grace. Los Angeles Review of .

      Rachel's Mom reads aloud the book A Place for Grace, by Jean Davies Okimoto, illustrated by Doug Keith.   Grace Metalious, whose “Peyton Place” was a publishing sensation, died 50 years ago. Thomas Mallon and Anna Holmes talk about how the novel holds up today.


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