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Anchor & flares : a memoir of motherhood, hope, and service / by Kate Braestrup.

Braestrup, Kate, (author,, narrator.). Hachette Audio (Firm) (Added Author). Blackstone Audio, Inc. (Added Author).
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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library BOCD 921 BRA (Text) 33187003931181 BOCD (Adult) Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781478933953
  • ISBN: 147893395X
  • ISBN: 9781478933984
  • ISBN: 1478933984
  • Physical Description: 7 audio discs (approximately 9 hr.) : digital, CD audio ; 4 3/4 in.
  • Edition: Unabridged.
  • Publisher: [Ashland, Oregon] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. ; [2015]

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Duration: approximately 9 hr.
Participant or Performer Note:
Read by the author.
Summary, etc.:
Kate Braestrup's life was transformed by the loss of her husband; now Kate faces the possibility that she may lose her son. As a young mother Kate Braestrup discovered the fierce protectiveness that accompanies parenthood. In the intervening years--through mourning her husband and the joy of remarriage and a blended family--Kate has absorbed the rewards and complications of that spirit. But when her eldest son joins the Marines, Kate is at a crossroads: can she reconcile her desire to protect her children with her family's legacy of service? Can parents balance the joy of a child's independence with the fear of letting go? As Kate examines the twinned emotions of faith and fear--inspired by the families she meets as a chaplain and by her son's journey towards purpose and familyhood--she learns that the threats we can't predict will rip us apart and knit us together.
Subject: Authors, American > 20th century > Biography.
Women clergy > United States > Biography.
Parenting > Religious aspects > Biography.
Mothers of soldiers > Biography.
Marines > United States.
Genre: Audiobooks.

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