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Little Pink House

Jeff Benedict

Little Pink House

by Jeff Benedict

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Published by Grand Central Publishing in New York .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24259233M
ISBN 109780446544443
OCLC/WorldCa417641169

  Little Pink House by Jeff Benedict. Publication date Topics Kelo, Susette -- Trials, litigation,etc, Eminent domain -- Connecticut -- Cases, Eminent domain -- United States -- Cases Publisher Grand Central Publishing Internet Archive Books. Scanned in : In Little Pink House, award-winning investigative journalist Jeff Benedict takes us behind the scenes of this case - indeed, Suzette Kelo speaks for the first time about all the details of this inspirational true story as one woman led the charge to take on corporate America to save her home.

Little Pink House () Plot. Showing all 2 items Jump to: Summaries (2) Summaries. A small-town nurse named Susette Kelo emerges as the reluctant leader of her working-class neighbors in their struggle to save their homes from political and corporate interests bent on seizing the land and handing it over to Pfizer Corporation. Susette's. #2: The Tuttle Twins and the Little Pink House The Tuttle twins are off to visit Grandma’s quaint, pink house on the banks of the Monongahela river to celebrate Independence Day. There are parades and rope swings, and all the things that make a vacation grand.

Get this from a library! Little pink house: a true story of defiance and courage. [Jeff Benedict] -- Susette Kelo was just trying to rebuild her life when she purchased an old house perched on the waterfront in New London, Conn. It wasn't fancy, but with hard work she was able to turn it into a home. In Little Pink House, award-winning investigative journalist Jeff Benedict takes us behind the scenes of this case -- indeed, Suzette Kelo speaks for the first time about all the details of this inspirational true story as one woman led the charge to take on corporate America to save her home.


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Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage First Edition by Jeff Benedict (Author)Cited by:   Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage by Jeff Benedict is the story of Susette Kelo and the Fort Trumbull Little Pink House book and their fight against eminent domain.

This case went all the way to the United States Supreme Court. I listened to /5. The Hardcover of the Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage by Jeff Benedict at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on $35 or more. Due to COVID, orders may be delayed. Thank you for your : Grand Central Publishing.

“Little Pink House” is the story of Susette Kelo, who left a loveless marriage in to renovate a tiny Victorian water­front house. Kelo quickly found herself on the wrong end of Author: Dahlia Lithwick.

In Little Pink House, award-winning investigative journalist Jeff Benedict takes us behind the scenes of this case -- indeed, Suzette Kelo speaks for the first time about all the details of this inspirational true story as one woman led the charge to take on corporate America to save her home.

"Passionate a page-turner with conscience."/5(80). Every Teen Girl's Little Pink Book - (Little Pink Books (Harrison House)) by Cathy Bartel (Paperback).

Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage by Jeff Benedict is the story of Susette Kelo and the Fort Trumbull neighborhood and their fight against eminent domain. This case went all the way to the United States Supreme Court. I listened to this audio book and thought it was fantastic.5/5(5).

Jeff Benedict’s new book, Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage, comes with an additional subtitle, “One woman’s historic battle against eminent domain.” So we know that the book will focus on the remarkable and enduring effort by Susette Kelo, a woman who stood up when redevelopment efforts in New London, CT, aimed at her hard-won home, and, with a handful of.

The David in this unfair fight was divorced nurse Susette Kelo, owner of the eponymous Little Pink House. After personally renovating her tumbledown historic home, she was deaf to all offers and threats, telling one reporter, “they can have my house when they take the keys out of.

Little Pink House | Suzette Kelo was just trying to rebuild her life when she purchased a falling down Victorian house perched on the waterfront in New London, CT.

The house wasn't particularly fancy, but with lots of hard work Suzette was able to turn it into a home that was important to her, a home that represented her new found : Grand Central Publishing.

A new book, "Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage," tells the story of Susette Kelo, the case's namesake who owned a little pink house in Connecticut taken by eminent domain.

It's not a dry recounting of legal doctrines, but a fast-paced insider account explaining why property owners resist losing their land even in the face of overwhelming odds. The author has been working with ABC News producer Rob Wallace on a one-hour televison special based on LITTLE PINK HOUSE.

Tales of communities battling injustice can capture the public's imagination, as demonstrated by the national bestselling success of Jonathan Harr's A Civil Action (Random House, ), which was made into a hit fi lm. Little Pink Houses of Hope breaks through those barriers with a unique, supportive environment.

finding joy Watch the burdens drift away and the joy bubble up as patients, families, and volunteers find a community of support. Little Pink House is the exhilarating literary ride about the Kelo vs.

City of New London eminent domain case that shook the country. It’s chock full of heroes (Susette Kelo and her many partners in the freedom fight) and villains (the several local, state, federal, and corporate poobahs who think nothing of bulldozing the poor and handing. In Little Pink House, award-winning investigative journalist Jeff Benedict takes us behind the scenes of this case -- indeed, Suzette Kelo speaks for the first time about all the details of this inspirational true story as one woman led the charge to take on corporate America to save her home.

Praise for the book/5(21). I’ve written a book called Little Pink House. I’ve produced a movie based on the book, which is currently in theaters throughout the country. Today I’m proposing that the City of New London do something bold and progressive — give back the land it took by eminent domain from.

Directed by Courtney Balaker. With Catherine Keener, Jeanne Tripplehorn, Miranda Frigon, Callum Keith Rennie. A small-town nurse named Susette Kelo emerges as the reluctant leader of her working-class neighbors in their struggle to save their homes from political and corporate interests bent on seizing the land and handing it over to Pfizer Corporation/10().

Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage (Hardcover) Published January 26th by Grand Central Publishing Hardcover, pagesCited by: "Little Pink House" by paxsonsu (see profile) 11/09/ A riveting account of the Kelo vs New London Supreme court battle.

The author delves into the personal lives and motivations for all involved in the case which changed the way States and Cities view economic 4/5(2). our first speaker, Jeff Benedict in Little Pink House.

A native of Connecticut, Jeff is an award winning journalist and a best selling author of nine books. His books have been the basis for features on 60 Minutes, 20/20, Dateline, HBO’s Real Sports, and the Discovery channel. He’s been a contributing. A panel discussion was held on Jeff Benedict's book, [Little Pink House: A True Story of Defiance and Courage] (Grand Central Publishing; Janu ).

The book is about Susette Kelo's eminent. Ap In its earnest attempt to present a landmark legal case as a classic underdog story, “Little Pink House,” based on Jeff Benedict’s .The Little Pink House. Every house where love abides And friendship is a guest, Is surely home, and home sweet home For there the heart can rest.

~Henry Van Dyke. After years of struggling in a marriage that was no longer working, a friend of mine, Denise, finally decided to walk away. It wasn’t an easy decision, especially since she had two young daughters and would be facing life as a single mom in .