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The hero of Start Point and other stories

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Published by American Baptist Publication Society in Philadelphia .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementJ. Macdonald Oxley
SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 32929, CIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 32929
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination3 microfiches (136 fr.).
Number of Pages136
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24343786M
ISBN 100665329296

  Stop living in other people’s stories! In most of their stories, you aren’t even a secondary character. You are a background character who needs to get a report done. It is time to stop, and it is time to start to be the hero of your own story! Instead of living a Author: Jared Hymas.


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