Whatever Happened to Mary Janeway?: A Home Child Story

Whatever Happened to Mary Janeway?: A Home Child Story

by Mary Pettit

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781459701724
Publisher: Dundurn Press
Publication date: 06/30/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 288
File size: 3 MB

About the Author

Mary Pettit is well-known for her interest in home children. The success of her first book on the young Mary Janeway has taken Mary on numerous speaking engagements and into a studio to record a widely praised audio version of her book for the CNIB's talking books. Her first book was also translated into Braille in the U.K. She lives in Stoney Creek, Ontario.

Table of Contents

CONTENTS

 Acknowledgements

Author’s Note

Foreword

Prologue

1.  London, 1900

2.  Summer in Goderich

3.  Back in London

4.  Mrs. B. Gets Sick

5. Woodstock

6.  Hamilton

7.  The Lunch Pail Town

8.  Queen Victoria’s Birthday

9.  The Church Family

10.  Infantile Paralysis

11.  Unexpected Visitors

12.  Life Goes On

13.  A Dream Comes True

14.  Hamilton, A City of Firsts

15.  Missing Person, The War Cry

16. Centennial Celebrations

17.  A Wedding and A War

18.  A Bitter Cold Winter

19.  Armistice

20.  The Roaring Twenties

21.  Mr. Jacques Funeral

22.  A Child is Born, A Child is Lost

23.  Picking up the Pieces

24.  A Knock on the Door

25.  K.P.

26.  Ottawa Street

27.  Stony Mountain

28.  Freedom at Last

29.  The Great Crash

30.  The Turning Point

31.  Hurricane Hazel

32.  A Milestone

33. The Final Chapter

Epilogue

Notes

Bibliography

About the Author

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