Welcome to Heartland America circa right about now, when the union jobs and family farms that kept the white on the picket fences have given way to meth labs, backwoods gunrunners, and bare-knuckle brawling. Frank Bill's "Southern Indiana" is haunted by a deep, abiding sense of place, and his people are men and women pressed to the brink - and beyond.
A picket fence is seen by some as a symbol of the ideal middle-class suburban life. This symbol was certainly the priority for the Gunnett family. With a toddler and five-month old, everything seemed to be going as planned for this teacher and engineer. All of that changed the summer of 2003. Diagnosed with cancer, the father spends a full year battling a rare form of lymphoma.
While interviewing two Holocaust survivors for a sociology project, cousins Tally and Chase soon realize that the whole family is grappling with hidden secrets, echoes of the past, and the realization that ignoring tragic situations won't make them go away.
W.J. Kendrick grew up in Northern London, England, surrounded by neighbors who she imagined living behind white picket fences. At a difficult time of motherhood, she started to write The Girl, which helped her reflect on the rewards of motherhood while living the sometimes painful consequences. The Girl is a series of reflections presented from a mother s viewpoint.
When they were babies, they took naps together. When they were kids, they climbed trees and rode bikes together. When they were tweens, they endured their parents teasing together Sophie n Ryan, sitting in a tree, k-i-s-s-i-n-g. Now Sophie Gagnon and Ryan Sutherland are teenagers. Sophie s ready for homecoming, class rings, true love, and picket fences.
Few New Jersey towns have retained as muchnineteenth-century charm as Cranbury. Set inagriculturally rich Middlesex County, Cranbury isknown for its shuttered white-clapboard houses, lovely shaded streets, picket fences, and tranquil lake. First settled in 1697, Cranbury came of age more than one hundred years later when it developed into a bustling center with a gristmill, a sawmill, tanneries, blacksmith shops, and other business enterprises typical of small-town America.
This thirteen time Emmy award winning series is a remarkable blend of quirky humour and heartwarming storytelling. With an ensemble cast including Tom Skerritt, Kathy Baker and Lauren Holly, Picket Fences followed the lives of the residents of the small town of Rome, Wisconsin (where weird things happen) capturing the hearts of audiences around the world.
Bianca Reynolds was torn between love and love that was lost. A helpless romatic, she believed that love would prevail through it all. Never once did she think that her life would be anything but perfect. She would have a husband, kids and a house with a white picket fence. That was a dream and she fought so hard to make this dream a reality. With lover there is pain and the true measure of love is what is left of your heart once the pain is gone.
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This multiple Emmy award-winning series is a fabulous blend of quirky humour and heart-warming storytelling. With a stellar cast including Tom Skerrit, Kathy Baker and Lauren Holly, Picket Fences follows the lives of the residents of the small town of Rome, Wisconsin, where weird things happen and capture the hearts of audiences worldwide. Relive this complete third season of the show including all 22 episodes.
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Picket Fences was the critically acclaimed series from creator David E. Kelly ("Ally McBeal", "Boston Legal") starring Tom Skerrit and Kathy Baker, in the story of a sherriff and his family in Rome, Wisconsin, a town where things never seem to be business as usual. This long-awaited Season Finale is now available for the first time on 6 discs.
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Very good. Trade paperback (US). Glued binding. 218 p. Contains: Illustrations, black & white, Illustrations, color. Audience: General/trade.
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Australia released, PAL/Region 4 DVD: LANGUAGES: English ( Dolby Digital 2.0 ), SPECIAL FEATURES: Featurette, Interactive Menu, Multi-DVD Set, Scene Access, SYNOPSIS: Eccentricity defines daily life in Rome, Wisconsin, where the Tin Man from The Wizard of Oz is murdered, a student brings a severed hand to school for show-and-tell and a woman runs over her husband with a steam roller pleading "not guilty by reason of menopause".