U. City's Bravest and Kindest

U. City's Bravest and Kindest

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by Eileen P. Duggan
     
 

George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the

Overview

George Nieman, an elderly developmentally challenged newspaper vendor, was found one morning on a suburb’s main drag, stabbed multiple times in the chest and throat. The depth of devotion of University City’s firefighters to George soon became apparent to the whole community. U. City’s Bravest and Kindest tells the moving true story of the UCFD’s 50-year friendship with George.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2940000836750
Publisher:
Eileen P. Duggan
Publication date:
03/21/2010
Sold by:
Smashwords
Format:
NOOK Book
File size:
87 KB

Meet the Author

Eileen P. Duggan is a freelance journalist, writer and editor based in St. Louis, Missouri. Her novel, The Not-Ready-for-Juilliard Players, was published April 7, 2016 by Rocking Horse Publishing. It is available in paperback and Kindle edition at http://www.amazon.com/Not-Ready-Juilliard-Players-Eileen-Duggan/dp/0996354786/ref=tmm_pap_swatch_0?_encoding=UTF8&qid=1459308922&sr=8-6 and direct from the publisher at http://www.rockinghorsepublishing.com/. The literary musical mystery also is available on request from selected bookstores, including Left Bank Books and The Book House in the St. Louis area, and Barnes & Noble stores. She wrote the location profiles and created the book design for 250 Years — 252 Cakes: The Definitive St. Louis 250th Anniversary Cake Book, by Matt Nolan, published in February 2015. Duggan won First Place in the 2010 Missouri Professional Communicators Communications Contest—Writing for the Web, Feature Article (read it free at www.stlbeacon.org/content/view/8199/227/). She also won an Honorable Mention for her essay, "The Dead Lady's Stuff" in the 78th Annual (2009) Writer's Digest Writing Competition. "The Dead Lady's Stuff" appears in the December 2010 issue of Toasted Cheese Literary Journal. http://tclj.toasted-cheese.com/2010/10-4/duggan.htm Duggan is shopping to agents and publishers another novel written during the 2013 National Novel Writing Month. OTHER WORKS: The Marathon From Hell (story of the 1904 Olympic Marathon). Marathon and Beyond Magazine, 2004. www.marathonandbeyond.com/choices/duggan.html PianoFest has winning line-up Saint Louis Beacon, 11/3/09. www.stlbeacon.org/content/view/12675/72/ Vickie Newton: Fantasy to be TV anchor came true. St. Louis Journalism Review, 2008. www.thefreelibrary.com/Fantasy+to+be+TV+anchor+came+true.(Vickie+Newton+)(Interview)-a0193343923 vnewtoncommunications.com/sljr.pdf Reprinted and updated on Versatiliosity blog: http://dugganpubs.wordpress.com/nonfiction/vickie-newton-fantasy-to-be-tv-anchor-came-true/ BOOKS EDITED: 250 Years — 250 Cakes: The Definitive St. Louis 250th Anniversary Cake Book By Matt Nolan, 2015 Wrote location profiles and executed design and layout http://www.amazon.com/250-Years-Cakes-Definitive-Anniversary/dp/0990809218 Late Cretaceous and Early Cenozoic History of Latin American Vegetation and Terrestrial Environments By Alan Graham, 2010 http://www.mbgpress.info/index.php?task=id&id=10062 The Ladyslipper and I (Autobiography of botanist G. Ledyard Stebbins). http://www.mbgpress.info/index.php?task=id&id=07123&PHPSESSID=bf5bdb459a99bd1822537bb926ed77da Benjamin Smith Barton: Naturalist and Physician in Jeffersonian America http://www.mbgpress.info/index.php?task=id&id=07033 CONTACT ME: DugganPubs[at]sbcglobal[dot]net

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U. City's Bravest and Kindest 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
More of a newstory writing style but an uplifting, touching read.