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Lifesaving lessons

notes from an accidental mother

by Linda Greenlaw

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Foster children,
  • Biography,
  • Foster mothers

  • About the Edition

    Linda Greenlaw never shied away from a challenge. The renowned swordfish boat captain had, through hard work and determination, created a life of peaceful independence on a rugged island off the coast of Maine. Then Mariah arrives to stay with her uncle, an island newcomer. The community is rocked to learn that the troubled teen she suffers terrible abuse at his hands. Alone and at risk, Mariah needs a guardian. And the island residents nominate Linda ...

    Edition Notes

    Statementby Linda Greenlaw
    SeriesThorndike Press large print biography, Thorndike Press large print biography series
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHQ759.7 .G74 2013b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination359 pages ;
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26497781M
    ISBN 101410456633
    ISBN 109781410456632
    LC Control Number2012046598
    OCLC/WorldCa820450777

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    This is the main topic of Greenlaw's newest book, 'Lifesaving Lessons: Notes from an Accidental Mother' (Viking, $). Greenlaw grapples with how the crime impacts her, her community and her perception of the community. This ultimately leads to her decision to not just become Mariah's guardian, but also her mother and all that comes with that.   Oprah discusses the best lifesaving lessons she's learned and says we should use our intuition and the voice in our heads that says, "Something is off here." Oprah reflects on her – Listen to Best Lifesaving Lessons by Oprah’s SuperSoul Conversations instantly on your tablet, phone or browser - no downloads needed/5(44).

    New York Times–bestselling author Linda Greenlaw tells of her greatest challenge: adopting a teenage daughter The only female swordfish boat captain in the country and a survivor of the real Perfect Storm, Linda Greenlaw was not a woman to shy aw.   NetGalley is a site where book reviewers and other professional readers can read books before they are published, in e-galley or digital galley form. A remarkably candid and tenderly funny memoir, Lifesaving Lessons follows this unexpected mother-daughter pair as they navigate their new life together.


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I like Linda Greenlaw's writing, and if you haven't yet read "The Hungry Ocean," do so. I never met a person who didn't like that book. Ms Greenlaw is a very good writer. She is good with dialog, and Lifesaving lessons book can make a memoir read like a novel.

"Lifesaving Lessons: Notes from an Accidental Mother" was a page turner I couldn't put down/5(63). "Lifesaving Lessons: Notes from an Accidental Mother" was a page turner I couldn't put down.

Now I understand that, if Ms Greenlaw is passionate about something, her writing goes beyond good - way beyond/5(63). The book starts out when Linda meets Mariah and takes her on til school starts in the one room schoolhouse on the island.

Linda has her own boat and traps and hires Mariah to paint Lifesaving Lessons Notes from an Accidental Mother by Linda Greenlaw/5. This book is percent my perception of “our story.” I had my daughter’s blessings to write this story, and am happy and relieved to report that she refers to it as “our book.” Lifesaving Lessons, which partially recounts legal proceedings involving a minor, contains a fair amount of sensitive information.

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I have never read a book so candid in discussing a relationship. Linda is such a great writer, only someone with her skill could have tackled the subjects in this book/5(12). About Lifesaving Lessons. New York Times–bestselling author Linda Greenlaw tells of her greatest challenge: adopting a teenage daughter The only female swordfish boat captain in the country and a survivor of the real Perfect Storm, Linda Greenlaw was not a woman to shy away from a challenge.

Linda Greenlaw hadn’t been blue-water fishing for 10 years, since the great events chronicled in The Perfect Storm and The Hungry Ocean, when an old friend offered her the captaincy on his boat, Seahawk, for a season of took the bait, of course, and thus opened a new chapter in a life that had already seen enough adventure for three lifetimes.

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