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Long way from home

Author: Cathy Glass
Publisher: London : HarperElement, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers, 2018.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The true story of 2 year-old Anna, abandoned by her natural parents, left alone in a neglected orphanage. Elaine and Ian had travelled half way round the world to adopt little Anna. She couldn't have been more wanted, loved and cherished. So why was she now in foster care and living with me' It didn't make sense. Until I learned what had happened... Dressed only in nappies and ragged T-shirts the children were  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Biography
Case studies
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Glass, Cathy.
Long Way From Home
(OCoLC)1016439448
Material Type: Biography, Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Cathy Glass
ISBN: 9780008275938 0008275939
OCLC Number: 1023414812
Description: 1 online resource.
Responsibility: Cathy Glass.

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