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They cage the animals at night

Author: Jennings Michael Burch
Publisher: New York : Penguin, 1985, ©1984.
Edition/Format:   Book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"One rainy day in Brooklyn, Jennings Michael Burch's mother, too sick to care for him, left him at an orphanage, saying only, "I'll be right back." She never returned. Shuttled through a series of bleak foster homes and institutions, he never remained in any of them long enough to make a friend. Instead, Jennings clung to a tattered stuffed animal, his sole source of warmth in a frightening world. This is the  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Case studies
Named Person: Jennings Michael Burch; Jennings Michael Burch
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jennings Michael Burch
ISBN: 0451159411 : 9780451159410
OCLC Number: 30338891
Notes: "A Signet book."
Target Audience: Young Adult
Description: 293 p. ; 18 cm.
Responsibility: Jennings Michael Burch.

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Burch was left at an orphanage and never stayed at any one foster home long enough to make any friends. This is the story of how he grew up and gained the courage to reach out for love.  Read more...

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