In 1916, a young boy named Tom Elson living in Iowa meets a stranger who has an unusual animal called a Farivox, maybe the last of its kind, and Tom becomes determined to buy it.
|Statement||illustrated by Emily Arnold McCully ; adapted from Farewell to the Farivox by Harry Hartwick.|
|LC Classifications||PZ7.M478415 Hu 2000|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||1 v. (unpaged) :|
|LC Control Number||97045564|
Hurry Home book. Read reviews from the world's largest community for readers. From the bestselling author of Our Little Secret comes a suspenseful ne /5. ECPA BESTSELLER • A compelling emotional and spiritual case against hurry and in favor of a slower, simpler way of life “As someone all too familiar with ‘hurry sickness,’ I desperately needed this book.”—Scott Harrison, New York Times best-selling author of Thirst “Who am I becoming?” That was the question nagging pastor and author John Mark Comer. Brief summary It is a big day on the farm as the hen runs around the farm encouraging animals to "hurry, hurry" Annotation This book uses minimal text in repeating words and short phrases like "hurry hurry" to push along the story. The pictures help tell the story/5. Praise for Hurry Home: "Roz Nay delivers an enthralling tale full of twists and turns that will leave you breathless." —Heather Gudenkauf, New York Times bestselling author of The Weight of Silence “An insidious web of love, loss, and lies, Hurry Home perfectly captures the fallout of usly written with hairpin twists and turns, Roz Nay's elevated second outing proves /5(67).
We love this book Hurry,Hurry book very interesting. Thanks Read more. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Lisa H. out of 5 stars Was my favorite as a child. Reviewed in the United States on Janu Verified Purchase. Was my favorite as a child. The book arrived in excellent condition. It did take a few weeks to arrive but was worth /5(11). Hurry up and buy this charming book. -- Kirkus Reviews *Starred Review*, April 5, Many people would benefit from the important messages urged in this book—slow down, breathe deeply, and take a walk in nature. Readers meet a child rushing to complete the responsibilities of each day/5(9). This little book was born out of my short and mostly uneventful autobiography, my journey from a life of hurry to a life of, well, something else. In a way, I’m the worst person to write about hurry. Outwardly, Pastor Comer appeared to be successful. Inwardly, things were a mess. Turning to a trusted mentor for guidance, he was told, 'Hurry is the great enemy of the spiritual life.' It wasn't the response he expected, but it's the one he lives by today. Discover the compelling case in favor of a slower, simpler lifestyle. pages, hardcover from Waterbrook.
After some trial and error, hiring a graphic designer, hours of work, and getting feedback from students of all ages and abilities I came up with “Hymns in a Hurry.” Using this book, the same students that used to take months and months to learn a hymn were now learning them in minutes. My boss actually bought me this book and told me to read it. I'm so glad that I did. As someone who chronically overestimates his capacity and whose mind is always active, I really needed to read this plea to eliminate hurry. Comer's book is a quick and easy read, but it's packed full of great stories, quotes, Scripture references, and jokes/5(). Audio book for The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry is available now. Listen to The Ruthless Elimination of Hurry now on audio book. Narrated by yours truly–for better or worse–and I even threw in a few small additions. Available now from Penguin Random House audio publishing and all major audiobook retailers. Harry Potter is a series of seven fantasy novels written by British author J. K. novels chronicle the lives of a young wizard, Harry Potter, and his friends Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley, all of whom are students at Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and main story arc concerns Harry's struggle against Lord Voldemort, a dark wizard who intends to become immortal.