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What it Takes

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Paperback, 296 pages
Published November 5th 2011 by CreateSpace (first published October 4th 2011)
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Lisa Deckert
Feb 03, 2012 Lisa Deckert rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Arianna has been dealt some bad blows, and she's not handling it well. Her behavior is just making everything worse. But a shift back in time gives her perspective, and helps her summon her own inner strengths.

The descriptions of day to day life from almost a century ago are fascinating. The author does a great job of recreating the "good old days" without sugar-coating them. Drunkenness, evil, and sheer hard work are there, but so is the spirit of family, friendship, and community. Arianna is
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Jml
Jan 13, 2012 Jml rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This book kept me entranced from the first page. I read it in a few hours and was totally involved the entire time. Very well written, with well-developed characters, and a plot that holds the reader.
I hope that Terri Thompson has other books in the future.
A must read.

Sharene
Feb 22, 2014 Sharene rated it it was amazing
I'd give this book 10 stars!!!!!!
Paulette
Jan 10, 2012 Paulette rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
This is a great story. Enjoyed Arianna's trip to the past. Puts a great perspective on family and life.
Jazlyn Romero
Jan 11, 2012 Jazlyn Romero rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
:)
Carrie courts
Nov 18, 2011 Carrie courts rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
so far it is amazinggg! good job mrs thompson!!!
Kendall Sherman
Nov 18, 2011 Kendall Sherman rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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I absolutely loved this book Mrs. Thompson, you did a great job!!!! :)
Toni L.
Aug 24, 2014 Toni L. rated it it was amazing
Wow, what a read. Present, Past, Present.
Started reading the second book. Sure hope
it is as good as the first.
Lisa Deckert
Sep 14, 2012 Lisa Deckert rated it it was amazing
Arianna has been dealt some bad blows, and she's not handling it well. Her behavior is just making everything worse. But a shift back in time gives her perspective, and helps her summon her own inner strengths.

The descriptions of day to day life from almost a century ago are fascinating. The author does a great job of recreating the "good old days" without sugar-coating them. Drunkenness, evil, and sheer hard work are there, but so is the spirit of family, friendship, and community. Arianna is a
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Danny
Nov 30, 2011 Danny rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Hello
Josh Olmsted
Nov 18, 2011 Josh Olmsted rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
i love the book it enspires me lol i wish i could be the cover of your next BOOK!!!!!!!!!!! :)
Tyler Swinney
Nov 18, 2011 Tyler Swinney rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
it looks like a good book
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