The Resource Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island, Regina Calcaterra

Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island, Regina Calcaterra

Label
Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island
Title
Etched in sand
Title remainder
a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island
Statement of responsibility
Regina Calcaterra
Title variation
  • True story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island
  • True story of 5 siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Regina Calcaterra is a successful lawyer, New York State official, and activist. Her painful early life, however, was quite different. Regina and her four siblings survived an abusive and painful childhood only to find themselves faced with the challenges of the foster-care system and intermittent homelessness in the shadows of Manhattan and the Hamptons. Regina Calcaterra's memoir, Etched in Sand, is an inspiring and triumphant coming-of-age story of tenacity and hope
Biography type
autobiography
Dewey number
920
Index
no index present
LC call number
CT
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Label
Etched in sand : a true story of five siblings who survived an unspeakable childhood on Long Island, Regina Calcaterra
Publication
Contents
Prologue -- Bitten bones -- Building sand castles -- And then there were three -- Breaking pact -- Failure to thrive -- Houses of sand -- Keeping pact -- Empty emancipation -- Out of Idaho -- Aging out -- The happy house -- A child at any age -- Beacons of light -- Epilogue
Control code
sky256111705
Dimensions
21 cm.
Edition
First edition.
Extent
306 p.
Isbn
9780062218834

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