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George and Barbara Bush : a great American love story / by their granddaugther Ellie LeBlond Sosa and Kelly Anne Chase ; foreword by President George W. Bush.

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  • 3 of 9 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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6 current holds with 9 total copies.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Status Due Date
Adams PL Sys. - Decatur Branch B BUSH SOS (Text) 34207002199934 Adult Non-Fiction Biographies Available -
Akron Carnegie PL - Akron B BUS (Text) 75253000057141 Adult NEW Non-fiction Available -
Alexandria-Monroe PL - Alexandria B BUS (Text) 37521530894239 AMPL Adult Biography Checked out 01/23/2019
Culver-Union Twp PL - Culver 973.9280922 SOSA (Text) 34304000901756 Adult - Nonfiction In transit -
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Brookville PL B BUS (Text) 38217000606562 Biographies Checked out 02/04/2019
Franklin Co PL Dist. - Laurel PL B BUS (Text) 36241000426518 Biography On holds shelf -
Fulton Co PL - Rochester Main Library 920 SOS (Text) 33187004372724 Nonfiction In transit -
Worthington Jefferson Twp PL - Worthington 920 BUSH (Text) 36820000408707 ADULT NONFICTION Available -
Zionsville PL - Hussey-Mayfield Memorial B BUSH, GEORGE SOSA (Text) 33946003328460 Biographies . End of Nonfiction section . 2nd Floor In transit -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781608939732
  • ISBN: 1608939731
  • Physical Description: xvii, 221 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
  • Publisher: Camden, Maine : Down East Books, [2018]

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Includes bibliographical references (pages 209-219).
Formatted Contents Note:
They meet -- Poppy -- Courting -- Phillips Academy -- Bar -- "I'm going in." -- Secret's safe -- Secret's out -- Halfway across the world -- Word from home -- A time for celebration -- Then there were three -- Promises of West Texas -- Friends, faith, and family -- Off they go! -- Driving head-first into the world of politics -- Distance, it's good for the heart -- Back in the races -- First couple -- FLFW & FFLFW -- Anchor to windward.
Summary, etc.:
Ellie LeBlond Sosa has fond memories of summers spent at her grandparents' Kennebunkport, Maine home. Though that home is a heavily protected compound and her grandparents are George and Barbara Bush, life at the Bush family home was not that different from most American families, with football and tennis matches, taco Tuesdays, and holiday gatherings. The Bushes always made a deliberate effort to connect and be involved with their small Maine community, attending church, going for walks, watching parades, and they have become beloved members of that community. In this highly readable biography, Sosa and co-author Kelly Anne Chase explore the enduring relationship of George and Barbara Bush. From its heady beginnings at the outbreak of World War II, through his time in the Navy and his long career of service, they trace the Bushes' 75-year love affair. Sharing intimate interviews with the Bushes and family friends, this is a never-before-seen look into the private life of a very public couple. Publisher's marketing.
Subject: Bush, George, 1924-2018
Bush, Barbara, 1925-2018.
Presidents > United States > Biography.
Presidents' spouses > United States > Biography.

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