Miss America by Day
  • Author : Marilyn Van Derbur
  • Release Date : 20 May 2022
  • Publisher : Unknown
  • Genre : Biography & Autobiography
  • Pages : 561
  • ISBN 13 : 0972829857

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Book Description: Marilyn describes in detail, her courageous search for healing from sexual abuse/rape as a child

Miss America by Day

Miss America by Day

Author : Marilyn Van Derbur
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Marilyn describes in detail, her courageous search for healing from sexual abuse/rape as a child...

Miss America by Day

Miss America by Day

Author : Marilyn Van Derbur
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Won the prestigious Writer's Digest award. 1,900 books entered the national competition, Miss America by Day won first place in the "Most Inspirational Book" category. In this award winning book, former Miss America, Marilyn Van Derbur, describes, in detail, her healing process after 13 years of incest. "I wrote the book, not ...

Miss America by Day

Miss America by Day

Author : Marilyn Van Derbur
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Adult child sexual abuse victims
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Former Miss America Marilyn Van Derbur was 53 years old when she was able to speak publicly the words "I am an incest survivor." It was as important step in her recovery and it brought the ugliness of incest out into the open for millions of others. The devastation and shame ...

There She Was

There She Was

Author : Amy Argetsinger
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : History
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A Washington Post style editor’s fascinating and irresistible look back on the Miss America pageant as it approaches its 100th anniversary. The sash. The tears. The glittering crown. And of course, that soaring song. For all of its pomp and kitsch, the Miss America pageant is indelibly written into ...

Looking for Miss America

Looking for Miss America

Author : Margot Mifflin
Publisher : Catapult
Genre : History
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From an author praised for writing “delicious social history” (Dwight Garner, The New York Times) comes a lively account of memorable Miss America contestants, protests, and scandals—and how the pageant, nearing its one hundredth anniversary, serves as an unintended indicator of feminist progress Looking for Miss America is a ...

Being Miss America

Being Miss America

Author : Kate Shindle
Publisher : University of Texas Press
Genre : Social Science
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Recounts the author's experiences as Miss America 1998, providing a history of the pageant and profiling other former winners....

Miss America

Miss America

Author : Howard Stern
Publisher : It Books
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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Now with more than forty pictures of naked breasts, Howard Stern's Miss America offers remarkable revelations about: Howard's secret meeting with Michael Jackson! The Stern family pact with Adolf Hitler! Howard's never-before-revealed mental illness! With chapters on Howard's ongoing battle with the FCC and his legendary campaign for governor of ...

   There She Is  Miss America

There She Is Miss America

Author : E. Watson,Darcy Martin
Publisher : Springer
Genre : Social Science
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While some see the Miss American Pageant as hokey vestige of another era, many remain enthralled by the annual Atlantic City event. And whether you love it or hate it, no one can deny the impact the contest has had on American popular culture-indeed, many reality television shows seem to ...

Living Fully

Living Fully

Author : Mallory Ervin
Publisher : Convergent Books
Genre : Self-Help
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NATIONAL BESTSELLER • An irresistible guide to living without holding back, from the vibrant lifestyle entrepreneur and host of the Living Fully podcast One of Katie Couric Media’s Best New Self Help Books to Read in the New Year • “If you’re ready to up-level your life and create long-lasting ...

Bye Bye  Miss American Empire

Bye Bye Miss American Empire

Author : Bill Kauffman
Publisher : Chelsea Green Publishing
Genre : Political Science
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It's been almost a century and a half since a critical mass of Americans believed that secession was an American birthright. But breakaway movements large and small are rising up across the nation. From Vermont to Alaska, activists driven by all manner of motives want to form new states-and even ...

How to Rise Above Abuse

How to Rise Above Abuse

Author : June Hunt
Publisher : Harvest House Publishers
Genre : Religion
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With nearly 150,000 books sold, Christian counselor June Hunt has fast become a favorite for readers seeking biblical counsel for their problems. In How to Rise Above Abuse, June offers compassionate, practical guidance for the tough issues of verbal and emotional abuse, spouse abuse, childhood sexual abuse, rape recovery, victimization, and ...

The Miss America Family

The Miss America Family

Author : Julianna Baggott
Publisher : Simon and Schuster
Genre : Fiction
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The Miss America Family In this stunning follow-up to the acclaimed Girl Talk, a fading beauty-pageant veteran and her sixteen-year-old son team up as the delightfully nimble co-chroniclers of one family's soulful, mordantly funny remembrance of things past. With her irreverent evocation of suburban dissolution, Julianna Baggott gives us a ...

Miss America  1945

Miss America 1945

Author : Susan Dworkin
Publisher : William Morrow Paperbacks
Genre : Biography & Autobiography
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First time in paperback, this unique biography and cultural history is based on History extensive research and interviews with more than one hundred witnesses from the period. Acclaimed novelist and playwright Susan Dworkin skillfully interweaves the absorbing first-person account of how Bess Myerson became the country’s first, and still ...

Miss America

Miss America

Author : Catherine Wagner
Publisher : Unknown
Genre : Poetry
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Catherine Wagner's Miss America makes poetry of contemporary erudition and confession out of a new sort of baroque plain speech. Wagner's roving eye and ear take into consideration all the offerings of our world- magazines, breakfast, ghosts- and find brilliant encryptions of human physical reality in perfect words. Nothing is ...

The Night She Won Miss America

The Night She Won Miss America

Author : Michael Callahan
Publisher : Mariner Books
Genre : Fiction
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A young woman is swept up in the glamour and excitement of chasing the title of Miss America 1950--only to vanish the night she wins....