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The Boy on the Porch

Discovering a speech-disabled boy asleep on their porch, young couple John and Marta forge a loving bond with the child and come to think of him as their own while wondering about his mysterious past and enjoying the world through his eyes.

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  • "Discovering a speech-disabled boy asleep on their porch, young couple John and Marta forge a loving bond with the child and come to think of him as their own while wondering about his mysterious past and enjoying the world through his eyes."@en
  • "When a young couple finds a boy asleep on their porch, their lives take a surprising turn. Unable to speak, the boy Jacob can't explain his history. All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for him."@en
  • ""One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"--Dust jacket flap."@en
  • "John and Marta awaken to find a mute boy asleep on their porch and feel they have been chosen to raise this child."
  • "A young couple wakes to find a strange boy asleep on their porch. At first they do not expect him to stay, but stay he does, and as the couple's connection to him grows, the three of them blossom into an unlikely family. But where does he come from and to whom does he belong?"
  • ""One day a young couple wakes to find a boy asleep on their porch. Unable to speak, the boy cannot explain his history. What kind of people would leave their child with strangers? All John and Marta know is that they have been chosen to care for this boy. As their connection to him grows, they embrace his exuberant spirit and talents. The three of them blossom into an unlikely family, but how long can their happiness last?"-- From dust jacket flap."@en

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  • "Children's stories"
  • "Children's stories"@en
  • "Fiction"
  • "Fiction"@en
  • "Juvenile works"
  • "Juvenile works"@en
  • "Electronic books"@en

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  • "The Boy on the Porch"@en
  • "The boy on the porch"
  • "The boy on the porch"@en