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Promise me, Dad : a year of hope, hardship, and purpose

Author: Joseph R Biden
Publisher: London : Macmillan, 2017.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In November 2014, thirteen members of the Biden family gathered on Nantucket for Thanksgiving, a tradition they had been celebrating for the past forty years; it was the one constant in what had become a hectic, scrutinized, and overscheduled life. The Thanksgiving holiday was a time to connect, a time to reflect on what the year had brought, and what the future might hold. But this year felt different from all  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Autobiographies
Biography
Named Person: Joseph R Biden; Beau Biden; Joseph R Biden; Beau Biden; Joseph R Biden
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Joseph R Biden
ISBN: 9781509890057 150989005X
OCLC Number: 1016723729
Notes: Originally published: New York : Flatiron Books, 2017.
Description: 260 pages ; 23 cm
Contents: Biden family Thanksgiving --
Have a purpose --
Solace --
Trust --
Keeping busy --
It has to be you --
Calculated risks --
Home base --
You have to tell them the truth --
Can you stay? --
Run, Joe, run --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Joe Biden.

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A deeply moving memoir about the year that would forever change both a family and a country.  Read more...

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Promise Me, Dad is Joe Biden's poignant account of the most challenging year of his vice-presidency and the second-most difficult year of his life. More than anything else, the book is a reminder of Read more...

 
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