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The blind side of the heart

a novel

by White, Michael C.

  • 122 Want to read
  • 1 Currently reading

Published by Cliff Street Books in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementMichael C. White.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPS3573.H47447 B58 1999
The Physical Object
Pagination355 p. ;
Number of Pages355
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL31881M
ISBN 100060194316
LC Control Number99012853

Winner of the German Book Prize, The Blindness of the Heart is a dark marvel of a novel by one of Europe’s freshest young voices— a family story spanning two world wars and several generations in a German family. In the devastating opening scene, a woman named Helene stands with her seven-year-old son in a provincial German railway station in , amid the . The Blind Side of the Heart by Julia Franck Amid the chaos of civilians fleeing West in a provincial German railway station in Helene has brought her seven-year-old son. Having survived with him through the horrors and deprivations of the war years, she abandons him on the station platform and never returns.

The Blind Side of the Heart: A Novel (Paperback) By Michael C. White. $ The Blind Side of the Heart poignantly captures one woman's struggle to remain loyal to a friend while at the same time she is forced to examine her conscience to arrive at the truth. both Connecticut Book of the Year finalists. He is the director of Fairfield. The Blind Side is a American biographical sports drama film written and directed by John Lee Hancock, based on the book The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by Michael Lewis. The storyline features Michael Oher, an offensive lineman who was drafted by the Baltimore Ravens of the National Football League (NFL). The film follows Oher from his impoverished Based on: The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game, by .

  Grand Funk Railroad - Just Couldn't Wait - Can You Do It - Pass It Around - Duration: Zoo Topia Recommended for you. The Blind Side. The Blind Side “The Blind Side” is a wonderful movie that touches your heart when watching it. A great real story that forces you to dig deep inside your soul. The movie demonstrates what Michael Oher had to overcome in order to achieve his goal of playing American football at a national level. The Tuohy gratefully took in Michael, who was a .


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The Blind Side of the Heart book. Read 19 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. The author of A Brother's Blood offers a haunting story /5. The Blind Side of the Heart is a novel that quietly states its powerful themes.

Although moving at times overall the novel does not pull at the emotions. It is a novel that commands a thoughtful read but at the end it is worth the effort required to read it. Despite my reservation perhaps it deserves its success/5(11). It is easy to see why The Blind Side of the Heart won the German Book Prize.

Julia Franck's novel, based on her own father's life, is one of the most haunting works I. Blind Side of the Heart is without a doubt the best book I have read in a long time. And I'm pretty hard to please. I felt as if I personally knew Father Jack and Maggie, which is a tribute to Michael C.

White. It takes a rare talent for an author to make the characters seem so alive. I even found myself crying more than once.4/4(9). The author, German novelist Julia Franck (born ) was 39 years old when this book, The Blind Side of the Heart was first published in German language.

Its milieu is Germany in between the two world wars and I could not help but be amazed how intricate Franck was able to weave her story considering that she was not born yet at that time/5. The NOOK Book (eBook) of the The Blind Side of the Heart: A Novel by Michael C White at Barnes & Noble.

FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to 5/5(1). The author of The Blind Side book labels the practice as "the great Mormon grade grub." Sean Tuohy had gotten the idea from a friend and the effort was being managed by Michael's tutor Sue Mitchell.

Sean Tuohy had gotten the idea from a friend and the effort was being managed by Michael's tutor Sue Mitchell. Editor and novelist White (American Fiction IV,etc.; the mystery A Brother’s Blood, ) describes the trial of a Catholic priest for sodomy and murder in a small Massachusetts town.

Behind every good priest, in this country at least, stands an Irish widow with an iron and a broom. Maggie Quinn seems to fit the rectory housekeeper mold pretty well: Fiercely loyal to her. The Blind Side One day Michael Oher will be among the most highly paid athletes in the National Football League.

When we first meet him, he is one of thirteen children by a mother addicted to crack; he does not know his real name, his father, his birthday, or how to read or write/5(6). Get this from a library. The blind side of the heart. [Julia Franck; Anthea Bell] -- "Amid the chaos of civilians fleeing West in a provincial German railway station in Helene has brought her seven-year-old son.

Having survived with him through the horrors and deprivations of. Get this from a library. The blind side of the heart. [Julia Franck; Anthea Bell] -- Amid the chaos of civilians fleeing West in a provincial German railway station in Helene has brought her seven-year-old son.

She abandons him on the station platform and never returns. Many. Leigh (Sandra Bullock), Sean (Tim McGraw) and S.J.

spot "Big Mike" (Quinton Aaron) on the road and Leigh offers him a place to stay. FILM DESCRIPTION: Taken in by a well-to-do family and offered a. The Blind Side is as insightful and moving a meditation on class inequality in America as I have ever read—although to put it that way, I realize, makes it sound deadly dull.

It isn’t. Malcolm Gladwell. It’s not a jock book. It’s not a sociology book. It’s a storybook about modern society, ancient virtues, and the power of love, money and talent to do a little : Norton, W.

& Company, Inc. The Blind Side of the Heart poignantly captures one woman's struggle to remain loyal to a friend while at the same time she is forced to examine her conscience to arrive at the truth.

+ Read more ISBN: German Must-Reads Julia Franck: 'The Blind Side of the Heart' This book spanning over half a century depicts the portrait of a passionate young woman who. When he was a teenager, he began living with Big Tony (the point at which The Blind Side begins).

Michael goes on to have a brilliant career at Ole Miss—as the book ends, he’s still extremely close with Leigh Anne, Collins, Sean, and Sean Junior, and.

Written by Michael Lewis, The Blind Side contains two separate stories. One details the trials and tribulations of a young black teenager named Michael Oher. The other details the evolution of the position Michael will ultimately play in the game of football.

The left tackle position, as Lewis. Blind Side of the Heart is without a doubt the best book I have read in a long time. And I'm pretty hard to please. I felt as if I personally knew Father Jack and Maggie, which is a tribute to Michael C.

White. It takes a rare talent for an author to make the characters seem so alive. I even found myself crying more than once.5/5(5). LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in The Blind Side, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work. At the heart of Michael Lewis’s book The Blind Side is a question: why would two rich parents, Sean Tuohy and Leigh Anne Tuohy, with two biological children of their own, adopt an impoverished inner-city teenager.

The Blind Side: Evolution of a Game by: Michael Lewis Author- Michael Lewis American non-fiction author and financial journalist. He became a contributing editor for Vanity Fair and has written for the New York Times and other political magazines.

Another one of his bestsellers. - Buy The Blind Side of the Heart book online at best prices in India on Read The Blind Side of the Heart book reviews & author details and more at Free delivery on qualified orders/5(9). In Blind Side, Michael Lewis traces how the humble offensive left tackle has evolved into football's pivotal position.

The book also tells the story of a young man with the position's rare.The Blind Side “The Blind Side” is a wonderful movie that touches your heart when watching it. A great real story that forces you to dig deep inside your soul. The movie demonstrates what Michael Oher had to overcome in order to achieve his .