Wednesday, April 23, 2014

The Middle of Everywhere by Mary Pipher

The Middle of Everywhere: The World's Refugees Come to Our Town
by Mary Pipher [325.21 Pip]

Written in 2003, Mary Pipher's book better helps us understand the lives of refugees, especially the lives of refugees in our town, Lincoln, Nebraska. For her efforts on this book and others, Mary has won a number of awards over the years; she recently received the 2014 Literary Heritage Award, given by the Nebraska Literary Heritage Association, a support group for LCL's Jane Pope Geske Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors. -- recommended by Meredith M. - Heritage Room of Nebraska Authors

[Mary has written quite a few books; take a look at The Green Boat, Seeking Peace, The Shelter of Each Other, and Writing to Change the World to name several.]

[ official Mary Pipher web site ]

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