And You Know You Should Be Glad: A True Story of Lifelong Friendship

by Bob Greene | Biographies & Memoirs | This book has not been rated.
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Journal Entry 1 by wingDove-i-Libriwing from Cape Coral, Florida USA on Thursday, May 31, 2018
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... A highly personal and moving true story of friendship and remembrance from the New York Times best-selling author of Duty and Be True to Your School.
Growing up in Bexley, Ohio, population 13,000, Bob Greene and his four best friends, Allen, Chuck, Dan, and Jack, were inseparable. Of the four, Jack was Bob's very best friend, a bond forged from the moment they met on the first day of kindergarten. They grew up together, got into trouble together, learned about life together, and were ultimately separated by time and distance, as all adults are. But through the years Bob and Jack stayed close, holding on to the friendship that had formed years before.

Then the fateful call came: Jack was dying. And in this hour of need, as the closest of friends will do, Bob, Allen, Chuck, and Dan put aside the demands of their own lives, came together, and saw Jack through to the end of his journey.

Tremendously moving, funny, heart-stirring, and honest, And You Know You Should Be Glad is an uplifting exploration of the power of friendship to uphold us, sustain us, and ultimately set us free ...


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Journal Entry 3 by wingSqueakyChuwing at Rockville, Maryland USA on Friday, July 1, 2022
Caught! Thank you so much for sending me this hardcover for my Little Free Library of Twinbrook (#7720). I’ll be delighted to put it there soon to offer to our visitors. If it’s not chosen, I’ll move it along to another local Little Free Library with higher traffic (but also one which my husband built!). I appreciate your generosity. I hope we get a journal entry from this book. Here’s hoping!

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Journal Entry 5 by wingSqueakyChuwing at Rockville, Maryland USA on Thursday, July 14, 2022
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Released 3 wks ago (7/21/2022 UTC) at Little Free Library - Mattie JT Stepanek Park (For Adults) in Rockville, Maryland USA

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