The Resource STRANDED IN SKIN AND BONES : FAITH WITHIN THE MADNESS, (electronic resource)

STRANDED IN SKIN AND BONES : FAITH WITHIN THE MADNESS, (electronic resource)

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STRANDED IN SKIN AND BONES : FAITH WITHIN THE MADNESS
Title
STRANDED IN SKIN AND BONES
Title remainder
FAITH WITHIN THE MADNESS
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Language
eng
Summary
Stranded in Skin and Bones follows a boy's life from the day he routinely returns home from middle school to discover that his mother has fled her marriage, abandoned her children, and taken most of the furniture and belongings from their home. And out of this moment Stofel is left to face the world on his own, with less than no help from the adults in his life, and with all the help of his melancholy group of friends-Coconut, an orphan at the Baptist Children's home; and Jill, a Christian, who has a difficult time remaining faithful to her convictions. Through it all Stofel brings X-ray vision to this strip-search of the human soul and psyche, sparing no one-including himself. The result is a memoir packed with enough explosive scenes and quirky, dysfunctional souls-searching for purpose and meaning-that you will find yourself cheering for their utter survival. Always redemptive, sometimes hilarious and poignant, even disturbing, but fundamentally wise on the subjects of darkness and light, substance abuse and recovery, Stofel takes the human struggle to the streets of faith. It's an utterly fresh take on the painful process of redemption and our need for better education
Cataloging source
Midwest
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1962-
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Stofel, Robert
Dewey number
362.73092
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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hoopla digital
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  • Stofel, Robert
  • Orphans
  • Electronic books
Target audience
adult
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STRANDED IN SKIN AND BONES : FAITH WITHIN THE MADNESS, (electronic resource)
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
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Content type MARC source
rdacontent
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
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Isbn
9781532697210
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(electronic bk.)
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computer
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rdamedia
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13577939
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MWT13577939
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Mode of access: World Wide Web
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STRANDED IN SKIN AND BONES : FAITH WITHIN THE MADNESS, (electronic resource)
Link
Publication
Distribution
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
  • online
  • electronic
Governing access note
Digital content provided by hoopla
Isbn
9781532697210
Isbn Type
(electronic bk.)
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
13577939
Publisher number
MWT13577939
Specific material designation
remote
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Mode of access: World Wide Web

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