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Under one roof

Under one roof

Lerman, Philip, author

Edith Macefield achieved folk hero status in 2006 when she turned down $1 million to sell her home to make way for a commercial development in a small neighbourhood of Seattle. It didn't matter that her tiny house was surrounded by rubble and graffiti. Barry Martin respected that, and when he took the job as construction supervisor for the shopping mall that was being erected around Edith's little house, he determined to make things as easy as he could for Edith. He gave her his phone number and told her to call if she needed anything. The day Edith asked Barry to drive her to a hair appointment, an unlikely friendship was sparked, one that changed them both forever

Paperback, Large print, Book. English.
Published Rearsby: Clipper Large Print, 2014
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    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status
    C140650360 Adult Non Fiction Due back 1st November

Details

Statement of responsibility: Philip Lerman
ISBN: 1471267636, 9781471267635
Physical Description: 400 pages (large print)
Subject: Ballard (Seattle, Wash.) Social life and customs.; Real estate development Social aspects Washington (State) Seattle.; History.; Macefield, Edith, 1921-2008.; Older women Conduct of life.; Large type books.; Older women Washington (State) Seattle Biography.; Macefield, Edith, 1921-2008 Friends and associates.; Martin, Barry, 1956-