Dear Diary


Author: Lesley Arfin
Publisher: powerHouse Books
ISBN: 9781576873830
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 231
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Presents excerpts from the author's diary from age twelve to twenty-five, updating each entry with information on later events, conversations she had with those mentioned, and her current perspective on the issues raised.

Dear Diary


Author: Lesley Arfin
Publisher: Vice Books
ISBN: 9781576874400
Category: Humor
Page: 231
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Presents excerpts from the author's diary from age twelve to twenty-five, updating each entry with information on later events, conversations she had with those mentioned, and her current perspective on the issues raised.

Dear Diary

The Art and Craft of Writing a Creative Journal
Author: Joan R. Neubauer
Publisher: Ancestry Publishing
ISBN: 9780916489618
Category: Language Arts & Disciplines
Page: 45
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Describes techniques and exercises for creating a journal, and shares the rewards that keeping a journal can bring

Dear Diary

A Girl's Book of Devotions
Author: Susie Shellenberger
Publisher: Zondervan
ISBN: 0310700167
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 192
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A devotional written in diary style that addresses many of the issues facing young girls today, by providing biblically based soulutions to real-life challenges that aren't always so clear-cut.

Dear Diary


Author: Vaishnavi Maganti
Publisher: Partridge Publishing
ISBN: 1482818477
Category: Family & Relationships
Page: 166
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This particular array of short stories provides the reader with a diverse range of options to choose from. You might find yourself flipping through the pages in engrossment, as it provides a platform of relativity and easy association to you and perhaps revive a moment or two from your own personal lives with relation to these personalized stories. All in all, this is definitely one book that is worth going into your shelf.

Dear Diary


Author: Mandy Claridge
Publisher: Author House
ISBN: 145674688X
Category: Fiction
Page: 112
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Its about a girl reading her best friends diary, learning that her friend has this whole secret life, and winds up killing herself over some guy. Her best friend had to face challenges in life that she couldn’t help with. In the end she learns the truth as to why her best friend did what she did.

Dear diary

some studies in self-interest
Author: Brian Dobbs
Publisher: Hamish Hamilton
ISBN: N.A
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 229
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Dear Diary


Author: Sara Fanelli
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780744582635
Category: Children's stories
Page: 40
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An extraordinary fictional diary by a great picture book artist. There are seven different diaries in Dear Diary, each telling the events of one busy day from a different point of view. The first is straightforward enough; it is the account of a young girl called Lucy. She tells of her day at school, taking her dog Bubu for a walk in the park and her parents' party in the evening. The second diary is a little more curious - it is the journal of a chair overturned in the classroom. Next is Spider's Diary, followed by Firefly's Diary, Knife and Fork's Diary, Bubu's Diary and Ladybird's Diary. The book ends with a PS from Lucy. It was a good day, she concludes - and this book will surely receive a similar accolade from readers - young and old.

Dear Diary


Author: Elaine Epstein
Publisher: N.A
ISBN: 9780021851072
Category: Bandelier National Monument (N.M.)
Page: 16
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While on vacation in New Mexico, a young girl keeps a diary of the places she visits.

Dear Diary Boy

An Exacting Mother, her Free-spirited Son, and Their Bittersweet Adventures in an Elite Japanese School
Author: Kumiko Makihara
Publisher: Skyhorse Publishing Inc.
ISBN: 1628728922
Category: Education
Page: N.A
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When her five-year-old son passed the rigorous entrance exams to one of Japan’s top private elementary schools, Makihara, a single mother, thought they were on their way. Taro would wear the historic dark blue uniform and learn alongside other little Einsteins while she basked in the glory of his high achievements with the other perfect moms. Together they would climb the rungs into the country’s successful elite. But it didn’t turn out that way. Taro had other things in mind. While set in Japan, their struggles in the school’s hyper-competitive environment mirror those faced by parents here in the US and raise the same questions about the best way to educate a child—especially one that doesn’t quite fit the mold. Public or private? Competitive or nurturing? Standardized or individualized. Helicopter parenting or free-range? Amid this frenzied debate, how does one find balance and maintain a healthy parent-child relationship? Dear Diary Boy is an intensely personal, heartwarming, and heartbreaking chronicle of one mother and child’s experience in a prestigious private Tokyo school. It’s a tale that will resonate with all parents as we try to answer the age-old questions of how best to educate our children and what, truly, is in their best interests versus what is in our own.

Dear Diary


Author: Orli Zuravicky
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1416918205
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 32
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When Jenny, while out selling candy door-to-door, is attacked by a very hungry house, she is rescued by two boys and decides to help them in their quest to destroy this haunted house once and for all. Original.

Dear Diary, I'm in Love

Short Stories
Author: John A. Broussard
Publisher: Bitingduck Press LLC
ISBN: 1932482458
Category: Electronic books
Page: 220
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June 1 I doubt that I would be starting this diary if it werenOCOt for laptops. I had a maiden aunt who gave me a pretty, red, imitation-leather notebook with OC My DiaryOCO embossed in gold on the cover. She said every girl should start one at age eleven. If I remember right, I wrote the date on the first page and immediately lost the book. IOCOm not too likely to lose this laptop, since itOCOs my bread and butter. And, because I regularly send my programming back to the office, IOCOll be uploading these words to my own personal files back there OCo encrypted, of course. Ah, the joys of modern technology.The only tradition IOCOm going to adhere to is in treating you like a person, Dear Diary. So let me tell you who I am before I start telling you all my secrets. IOCOm Elizabeth Axelrood, better known as Liz to all my friends. IOCOm now all of twenty-five, a business success and, while not a personal winner, at least I wouldnOCOt classify myself as a loser in that respect, either. I majored in psychology in college, and my mom and dad assumed IOCOd go on in that field, but computers fascinated me. Much against the wishes of my folks, I quit before graduation and went into programming. ThatOCOs how I met my ex-husband. We started our own company, Ax-cell Learning Inc., got into educational software on the ground floor, and have been running to stay ahead of demand ever since. Now, I suppose you want to know about Gordon Axelrood, and what happened between us.... Thirty-five short stories about love, romance and relationships by John Broussard. Boson Books also offers several mysteries by John Broussard. Visit our fiction page. For an author bio, photo, and a sample read visit www.bosonbooks.com."

Dear Diary: What My Doctor Never Told Me About Dieting


Author: Kathyne L. Jackson
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 9781456723446
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 100
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This is KATHYNE L. JACKSON's memoir of her personal journey to lose weight - 63 pounds - and the struggles she endured along the way. She was like everyone else, on the yo-yo trail to unhealthiness. She would play at losing 10 pounds and then gain 15 back, complaining all the way. She would get discouraged and eat more ice cream and chocolate and then hate herself for being weak. She would walk for three days and then would give up because on day four it rained. She would purchase a stationary bike and then use it as a clothes rack. And she continued to watch her weight climb to over 200 pounds. But still she did nothing. Then one day her doctor told her she had to get healthy, that if she did not start taking care of her weight, if she did not become serious about her cholesterol levels, she could develop diabetes. This knowledge scared her to finally make the conscious decision to get healthy. She did not make her goal weight, but she came close. She did lose 50 pounds. It was the longest 13 months of her life.

The Nightmare Room #5: Dear Diary, I'm Dead


Author: R.L. Stine
Publisher: Harper Collins
ISBN: 0061756997
Category: Juvenile Fiction
Page: 160
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That's Alex Smith rushing past you, hurrying home to check out his journal. Why? Because Alex has never written a word in his journal, but yesterday, a mysterious entry appeared in the book – one that told Alex about the future. Alex can't wait to read the journal tonight to find out if there's anything new inside. Too bad he doesn't realize that by opening that book, he's opening the door to...The Nightmare Room

Dear Diary, the Bullying Won't Stop

Dear Diary, Book Series
Author: Delicia B. Davis,Sheena Hisiro
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781494772154
Category: Fiction
Page: 272
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"Dear Diary: The Bullying Won't Stop' is the diary of a fragile teenage girl coming of age in an upscale urban society who lives in a violent home and has no one to turn to when she enters high school and becomes a victim of bullying in all forms."--Publisher.

Dear Diary, Am I Really Thirteen?


Author: Kelsey O'Dell
Publisher: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1462844952
Category: Fiction
Page: 83
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Ellen Reids is not your normal thirteen-year-old girl; or at least thats how she feels. She has always felt that she was different from everyone else in a very unsatisfactory way, a fact that has not been helped by her best friend Brenda Fields. Brenda is an emotionally, and sometimes physically, abusive friend. Ellen realizes she must get away from Brenda if she wants to live a more normal and happy life as a teenage girl. Unfortunately, letting go of Brenda becomes the least of Ellens problems.

Ongoingness

The End of a Diary
Author: Sarah Manguso
Publisher: Graywolf Press
ISBN: 1555973361
Category: Biography & Autobiography
Page: 104
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“[Manguso] has written the memoir we didn’t realize we needed.” —The New Yorker In Ongoingness, Sarah Manguso continues to define the contours of the contemporary essay. In it, she confronts a meticulous diary that she has kept for twenty-five years. “I wanted to end each day with a record of everything that had ever happened,” she explains. But this simple statement belies a terror that she might forget something, that she might miss something important. Maintaining that diary, now eight hundred thousand words, had become, until recently, a kind of spiritual practice. Then Manguso became pregnant and had a child, and these two Copernican events generated an amnesia that put her into a different relationship with the need to document herself amid ongoing time. Ongoingness is a spare, meditative work that stands in stark contrast to the volubility of the diary—it is a haunting account of mortality and impermanence, of how we struggle to find clarity in the chaos of time that rushes around and over and through us. “Bold, elegant, and honest . . . Ongoingness reads variously as an addict’s testimony, a confession, a celebration, an elegy.” —The Paris Review “Manguso captures the central challenge of memory, of attentiveness to life . . . A spectacularly and unsummarizably rewarding read.” —Maria Popova, Brain Pickings

Dear Diary


Author: Zoe Rudd
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 132658443X
Category: Fiction
Page: N.A
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Book 1 Frankey has been open to the paranormal world for sometime. They would often speak to her and request her to speak to living relatives. She went to school and she came home to loving parents. She enjoyed life. Then one day she saw a little boy who seemed to stand out amongst the rest. He followed her and watched her when she slept. He manipulated her and turned her life upside down. Frankey decided to keep a diary of all the things she saw. Follow her story, meet Jimmy; find out who he is and what he really wants with Frankey!

Video-Graphic Alchemy: Transforming "Dear Diary"


Author: Elayne Zalis
Publisher: Elayne Zalis
ISBN: 1434899705
Category: Art
Page: 56
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In *Video-Graphic Alchemy: Transforming "Dear Diary,"* Elayne Zalis documents several creative projects that work through personal and cultural memories of life in the United States during the second half of the twentieth century. Blending fact and fiction, the retrospective brings together artistic, multimedia, and literary texts from her repertoire. A childhood diary that Zalis kept in the mid-1960s inspired these transmedia experiments. The book includes reproductions of more than twenty color and black-and-white images. For additional background, see www.TheMemoryChannel.com.