The Resource A gift of hope : helping the homeless, Danielle Steel

A gift of hope : helping the homeless, Danielle Steel

Label
A gift of hope : helping the homeless
Title
A gift of hope
Title remainder
helping the homeless
Statement of responsibility
Danielle Steel
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
"This book tells the story behind bestselling author Danielle Steel's crusade to help the homeless of San Francisco. In her powerful memoir His Bright Light, the author opened her heart to share the devastating story of the loss of her beloved son. In this new memoir, she shows us how she transformed that pain into a campaign of service that enriched her life beyond what she could imagine. For eleven years, she took to the streets with a small team to help the homeless of San Francisco. She worked anonymously, visiting the "cribs" of the city's most vulnerable citizens under cover of darkness, distributing food, clothing, bedding, tools, and toiletries. She sought no publicity for her efforts and remained anonymous throughout. Now she is speaking up to bring attention to their plight. In this memoir, she talks publicly for the first time about her work among the most desperate members of our society. She offers portraits of the people she met along the way, and issues a call for more effective action to aid this vast, deprived population. Determined to supply the homeless with the basic necessities to keep them alive, she ends up giving them something far more powerful : a voice"-- Publisher description
Cataloging source
UKMGB
Dewey number
813.54
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
A gift of hope : helping the homeless, Danielle Steel
Label
A gift of hope : helping the homeless, Danielle Steel
Publication
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Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
For eleven years, Danielle Steel took to the streets with a small team to help the homeless of San Francisco. She offers achingly acute portraits of the people she met along the way-and issues a heartfelt call for more effective action to aid this vast, deprived population. Determined to supply the homeless with the basic necessities to keep them alive, she ends up giving them something far more powerful: a voice
Control code
ocn801599130
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Dimensions
21 cm.
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Extent
128 pages
Isbn
9781446438763
Isbn Type
(ebook)
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) a1386554
  • (OCoLC)801599130

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