Baggage

Baggage
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Author: Wendy Phillips
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9781550509724
Release: 2019-04-15
Editor: Coteau Books

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A mysterious young African turns up abandoned at the Vancouver airport. He speaks no English, but would he tell his whole story even if he could? An enthusiastic young woman throws herself into working for a cause. But whose cause is it that she’s actually working for? Her “boyfriend” finds a growing connection happening with her sister. Wendy Phillips again uses multiple voices and points of view to present a fraught situation from multiple angles, to allow a more complete picture to emerge. Using this technique she delves into the murky world of third world refugees and human trafficking. And the way young Canadian people respond to so foreign, literally, a situation. The concerns and preoccupations of Canadian teens are thrown into sharp relief in the glare of the truly dire circumstances of people from elsewhere in the world. With her keen eye for the emotional lives of teenagers, Wendy Phillips keeps us on the edge of our seats as secrets are revealed, alliances shift, true characters emerge under stress, and everyone has to find a way to cope with their baggage.

Unclaimed Baggage

Unclaimed Baggage
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Author: Jen Doll
Pages: 320
ISBN: 9780374306076
Release: 2018-09-18
Editor: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR)

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*A New York Times Staff Pick* *An NPR Best Book of 2018* *A Buzzfeed Best YA Book of 2018* In Jen Doll's young adult debut novel, Unclaimed Baggage, Doris—a lone liberal in a conservative small town—has mostly kept to herself since the terrible waterslide incident a few years ago. Nell had to leave behind her best friends, perfect life, and too-good-to-be-true boyfriend in Chicago to move to Alabama. Grant was the star quarterback and epitome of "Mr. Popular" whose drinking problem has all but destroyed his life. What do these three have in common? A summer job working in a store called Unclaimed Baggage cataloging and selling other people's lost luggage. Together they find that through friendship, they can unpack some of their own emotional baggage and move on into the future.

Baggage Car Traffic

Baggage Car Traffic
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Author: Marshall Monroe Kirkman
Pages: 252
ISBN: NYPL:33433007754231
Release: 1878
Editor: Unknown

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Itemized Baggage List

Itemized Baggage List
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Author: United States. War Department
Pages: 13
ISBN: SRLF:D0007094782
Release: 1945
Editor: Unknown

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Documented Personnel Exposures from Airport Baggage Inspection Systems

Documented Personnel Exposures from Airport Baggage Inspection Systems
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Author: Edwin L. Sensintaffar,C. Eugene Moss,Wordie H. Parr
Pages: 10
ISBN: UCSD:31822024374704
Release: 1976
Editor: Unknown

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Baggage

Baggage
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Author: Jeremy Hance
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9780757322075
Release: 2020-10-06
Editor: Simon and Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

An award-winning journalist’s eco-adventures across the globe with his three traveling companions: his fiancée, his OCD, and his chronic anxiety—a hilarious, wild jaunt that will inspire travelers, environmentalists, and anyone with mental illness. Most travel narratives are written by superb travelers: people who crave adventure, laugh in the face of danger, and rapidly integrate into foreign cultures. But what about someone who is paranoid about traveler’s diarrhea, incapable of speaking a foreign tongue, and hates not only flying but driving, cycling, motor-biking, and sometimes walking in the full sun? In Baggage: Confessions of a Globe-Trotting Hypochondriac, award-winning writer Jeremy Hance chronicles his hilarious and inspiring adventures as he reconciles his traveling career as an environmental journalist with his severe OCD and anxiety. At the age of twenty-six—after months of visiting doctors, convinced he was dying from whatever disease his brain dreamed up the night before—Hance was diagnosed with OCD. The good news was that he wasn’t dying; the bad news was that OCD made him a really bad traveler—sometimes just making it to baggage claim was a win. Yet Hance hauls his baggage from the airport and beyond. He takes readers on an armchair trek to some of the most remote corners of the world, from Kenya, where hippos clip the grass and baboons steal film, to Borneo, where macaques raid balconies and the last male Bornean rhino sings, to Guyana, where bats dive-bomb his head as he eats dinner with his partner and flesh-eating ants hide in their pants and their drunk guide leaves them stranded in the rainforest canopy. As he and his partner soldier through the highs and the lows—of altitudes and their relationship—Hance discovers the importance of resilience, the many ways to manage (or not!) mental illness when in stressful situations, how nature can improve your mental health, and why it is so important to push yourself to live a life packed with experiences, even if you struggle daily with a mental health issue.

Baggage

Baggage
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Author: Emily Barr
Pages: 300
ISBN: 9780755381630
Release: 2010-11-11
Editor: Headline

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At eighteen, your closest friend commits suicide. At twenty-nine, you're backpacking in the Australian outback when you see her. She has a husband. She has a ten-year-old son. She has a baby on the way. She claims to be someone else. But you'd recognise her anywhere. Back in England you tell your journalist boyfriend. While he never knew her, he always knew of her - her name is Daisy Fraser and she was awaiting trial over the deaths of four people when she jumped off the Severn Bridge. He thinks: This could be the scoop of the century. He says: Happy Christmas - I'm taking you to Australia to find Daisy.

No Baggage

No Baggage
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Author: Clara Bensen
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9780762460052
Release: 2016-01-05
Editor: Running Press

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One Dress, Three Weeks, Eight Countries—Zero Baggage Newly recovered from a quarter-life meltdown, Clara Bensen decided to test her comeback by signing up for an online dating account. She never expected to meet Jeff, a wildly energetic university professor with a reputation for bucking convention. They barely know each other's last names when they agree to set out on a risky travel experiment spanning eight countries and three weeks. The catch? No hotel reservations, no plans, and best of all, no baggage. Clara's story will resonate with adventurers and homebodies alike—it's at once a romance, a travelogue, and a bright modern take on the age-old questions: How do you find the courage to explore beyond your comfort zone? Can you love someone without the need for labels and commitment? Is it possible to truly leave your baggage behind?

Baggage

Baggage
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Author: Sam Bobrick
Pages: 66
ISBN: 9780573662584
Release: 2008
Editor: Samuel French, Inc.

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Comedy / 2m, 2f / Interior Two difficult, single people, Phyllis and Bradley, both trying to heal from their respective disappointing relationships, get their luggage mixed up at the airport. After a very disagreeable first encounter, the two decide to help each other get over their heartaches by forcing a friendship that eventually leads to the two discovering that while they may be too difficult for everyone else in the world, they are right for each other.

Baggage My Childhood

Baggage  My Childhood
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Author: Janet Street-Porter
Pages: 288
ISBN: 9780755361250
Release: 2010-03-04
Editor: Hachette UK

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Brilliant, brave, controversial, combative, intellectual - just how do you become Janet Street-Porter? In this mesmerising account of growing up in post-war London there is poignancy, mystery - and a trademark black humour. BAGGAGE will touch readers at many levels; it is as edgy and fearless as Janet Street-Porter herself.

The Girl at the Baggage Claim

The Girl at the Baggage Claim
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Author: Gish Jen
Pages: 336
ISBN: 9781101947838
Release: 2017-02-28
Editor: Vintage

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

A provocative and important study of the different ideas Easterners and Westerners have about the self and society and what this means for current debates in art, education, geopolitics, and business. Never have East and West come as close as they are today, yet we are still baffled by one another. Is our mantra "To thine own self be true"? Or do we believe we belong to something larger than ourselves--a family, a religion, a troop--that claims our first allegiance? Gish Jen--drawing on a treasure trove of stories and personal anecdotes, as well as cutting-edge research in cultural psychology--reveals how this difference shapes what we perceive and remember, what we say and do and make--how it shapes everything from our ideas about copying and talking in class to the difference between Apple and Alibaba. As engaging as it is illuminating, this is a book that stands to profoundly enrich our understanding of ourselves and of our world.

Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim

Meet Me at Emotional Baggage Claim
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Author: Lisa Scottoline,Francesca Serritella
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9781250025074
Release: 2012-11-13
Editor: St. Martin's Press

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Love and guilt are thick in the Scottoline/Serritella household, and Lisa and Francesca's mother-daughter-turned-best-friends bond will strike a familiar note to many. But now that Lisa is a suburban empty nester and Francesca is an independent twentysomething in the big city, they have to learn how to stay close while living apart. How does a mother's love translate across state lines and over any semblance of personal boundaries? You'll laugh out loud as they face off over the proper technique for packing dishes, the importance of bringing a coat in the summertime, and the dos and don'ts of dating at any age. Add feisty octogenarian Mother Mary to the mix, and you have a Molotov cocktail of estrogen, opinions, and fun. These stories will make you laugh, cry, and call your mother, daughter, and all your girlfriends.

Baggage

Baggage
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Author: Alan Cumming
Pages: 304
ISBN: 9780062435804
Release: 2021-10-26
Editor: HarperCollins

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

There is absolutely no logical reason why I am here. The life trajectory my nationality and class and circumstances portended for me was not even remotely close to the one I now navigate. But logic is a science and living is an art. The release I felt in writing my first memoir, Not My Father’s Son, was matched only by how my speaking out empowered so many to engage with their own trauma. I was reminded of the power of my words and the absolute duty of authenticity. But... No one ever fully recovers from their past. There is no cure for it. You just learn to manage and prioritize it. I believe the second you feel you have triumphed or overcome something – an abuse, an injury to the body or the mind, an addiction, a character flaw, a habit, a person – you have merely decided to stop being vigilant and embraced denial as your modus operandi. And that is what this book is about, and for: to remind you not to buy in to the Hollywood ending. Ironically maybe, much of Baggage chronicles my life in Hollywood and how, since I recovered from a nervous breakdown at 28, work has repeatedly whisked me away from personal calamities to sets and stages around the world. It is also about marriage(s): starting with the break-up of my first (to a woman) and ending with the ascension to my second (to a man) with many kissed toads in between! But in everything, each failed relationship or encounter with a legend (Liza! X Men! Gore Vidal! Kubrick! Spice Girls!), in every bad decision or moment of sensual joy I have endeavored to show what I have learned and how I’ve become who I am today: a happy, flawed, vulnerable, fearless middle-aged man, with a lot of baggage.

Canada Gazette

Canada Gazette
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Author: Canada
Pages: 329
ISBN: SRLF:D0001762442
Release: 1905
Editor: Unknown

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Family Baggage

Family Baggage
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Author: Monica McInerney
Pages: 400
ISBN: 9780330529396
Release: 2011-06-01
Editor: Pan Macmillan

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Harriet Turner knows all about journeys. After all, she's arranged hundreds of them for the travel agency her family runs in the Australian coastal town of Merryn Bay. But when her work colleague and foster sister Lara disappears on the eve of a big overseas trip, Harriet finds herself in uncharted territory. Left alone in England with a coachload of eccentric tourists on a themed tour of locations from the Willoughby TV detective series, Harriet has her hands full. But as the bus trundles through the picturesque Cornwall countryside, the tour becomes another kind of journey for her. She finds herself facing big questions about her family and her childhood, about her feelings for the guest of honour on the tour, star of Willoughby, Patrick Shawcross - and the biggest puzzle of all: what has happened to Lara? Praise for Monica McInerney: 'You'll be laughing out loud one minute and crying the next.' Cosmopolitan Magazine 'Big-hearted family saga' Daily Express

The American and English Railroad Cases

The American and English Railroad Cases
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Author: Lawrence Lewis,Adelbert Hamilton,William Mark McKinney,John Houston Merrill,James Manford Kerr,John Crawford Thomson
Pages: 329
ISBN: PRNC:32101066800416
Release: 1890
Editor: Unknown

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FREEDOM from BAGGAGE

FREEDOM from BAGGAGE
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Author: Ramesh Vaish
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9788120791763
Release: 2021
Editor: Sterling Publishers Pvt. Ltd

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"Do you realize how much baggage you are carrying in your life? Things which are no longer necessary, possessions which have no purpose now, the never-ending stress and strain in your daily life, the suffering and pain from the past, and the worry and anxiety for the future? Raj, a young lawyer, and his wife Aparna, a medical doctor, face these questions and find their answers in a very practical way. ‘Freedom from Baggage’ is their story, and this may well be your own story! This book will change the way you think about and respond to these issues in your own life!! "

Supreme Court General Term

Supreme Court General Term
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: LLMC:NYALW5TUR90E
Release: 1895
Editor: Unknown

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Supreme Court

Supreme Court
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 329
ISBN: LLMC:NYADGXVSZ902
Release: 1880
Editor: Unknown

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Baggage Claim

Baggage Claim
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Author: David E. Talbert
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9780743253611
Release: 2005-04-05
Editor: Simon and Schuster

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

In this national bestseller and basis for the smash hit movie starring Paula Patton, Baggage Claim is the story of one woman who decides that she’s done flying solo. When her baby sister announces she’s getting married in thirty days, sexy but single flight attendant Montana Moore realizes that she’s soon to be the oldest—and only—unwed woman in her family. With the help of fellow flight attendants and a zany network of airline employees, Montana embarks on a thirty-day, thirty-thousand-mile expedition to charm a potential suitor into becoming her fiancé. Acclaimed author and director David E. Talbert welcomes you aboard a hilarious, witty, and charming tale where the final destination is the altar.