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  • Loving Frank : a novel

    Loving Frank : a novel2008

    by Nancy Horan

    (93,123)

    Summary: This fictionalization of the life of Mamah Borthwick Cheney, best known as the woman who wrecked Frank Lloyd Wright's first marriage, is a portrayal of an independent, educated woman at odds with the...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F HORAN

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • The patron saint of liars
    Staff Pick

    The patron saint of liars2007

    by Ann Patchett

    (37,342)

    Summary: Pregnant and alone, Rose seeks sanctuary at St. Elizabeth's, a home for unwed mothers in Habit, Kentucky, where she at last finds a place to put down the roots she has never felt she had.

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    Call #: BK CLUB F PATCHETT

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • 29 gifts : how a month of giving can change your life

    29 gifts : how a month of giving can change your life2010

    by Cami Walker

    (2,955)

    Summary: "At age thirty-five, Cami Walker was burdened by an intensified struggle with multiple sclerosis, a chronic neurological disease that left her debilitated and depressed. Then she received an uncommon...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB 155.232 WAL

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • The year we left home

    The year we left home2012

    by Jean Thompson

    Summary: "In this mesmerizing saga of one ordinary American family's proud, flawed, hopeful navigating the tumultuous final decades of the American century, Jean Thompson delivers a sweeping, powerful novel...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F THOMPSON

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • The widower's tale

    The widower's tale2011

    by Julia Glass

    (10,789)

    Summary: Enjoying an active but lonely rural life, seventy-year-old Percy allows a progressive preschool to move into his barn and transform his quiet home into a lively, youthful community that compels him...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F GLASS

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • Beautiful ruins : a novel

    Beautiful ruins : a novel2013

    by Jess Walter

    (159,757)

    Summary: A novel that spans fifty years. The Italian housekeeper and his long-lost American starlet; the producer who once brought them together, and his assistant. A glittering world filled with unforgettable characters.

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    Call #: BK CLUB F WALTER

    copies in: 0 of 17 details

  • Crazy rich Asians

    Crazy rich Asians2014

    by Kevin Kwan

    Series: Crazy Rich Asians Series - #1

    (354,234)

    Summary: Envisioning a summer vacation in the humble Singapore home of a boy she hopes to marry, Chinese American Rachel Chu is unexpectedly introduced to a rich and scheming clan that strongly opposes their son's relationship with an American girl.

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    Call #: BK CLUB F KWAN

    copies in: 0 of 23 details

  • The storied life of A.J. Fikry : a novel

    The storied life of A.J. Fikry : a novel2014

    by Gabrielle Zevin

    (206,933)

    Summary: When his most prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, is stolen, bookstore owner A. J. Fikry begins isolating himself from his friends, family and associates before receiving a mysterious...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F ZEVIN

    copies in: 0 of 18 details

  • 2 a.m. at The Cat's Pajamas : a novel

    2 a.m. at The Cat's Pajamas : a novel2015

    by Marie-Helene Bertino

    (6,722)

    Summary: On the streets of Philadelphia, on the night before Christmas Eve, three people will discover the potential for their hopes and happiness.

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    Call #: F BERTINO

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 21 details

  • A tale for the time being : a novel

    A tale for the time being : a novel2013

    by Ruth L Ozeki

    (83,021)

    Summary: In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there's only one escape from her aching loneliness and her classmates' bullying. But before she ends it all, Nao first plans to document the life of her...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F OZEKI

    copies in: 0 of 20 details

  • My grandmother asked me to tell you she's sorry : a novel
    Staff Pick

    My grandmother asked me to tell you she's sorry : a novel2016

    by Fredrik Backman

    (165,102)

    Summary: When Elsa's grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters apologizing to people she has wronged, Elsa's greatest adventure begins. Her grandmother's instructions lead her to an apartment...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F BACKMAN

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 20 details

  • The past

    The past2016

    by Tessa Hadley

    (6,814)

    Summary: Over five novels and two collections of stories Tessa Hadley has earned a reputation as a fiction writer of remarkable gifts, and been compared with Elizabeth Bowen and Alice Munro. In her new novel...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F HADLEY

    copies in: 0 of 20 details

  • Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood
    Staff Pick

    Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood2016

    by Trevor Noah

    (427,084)

    Summary: "The compelling, inspiring, and comically sublime story of one man's coming-of-age, set during the twilight of apartheid and the tumultuous days of freedom that followed." -- Amazon.com.

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    Call #: BK CLUB B NOAH

    Locations: Adult Biographies, Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 22 details

  • The book that matters most

    The book that matters most2017

    by Ann Hood

    (13,692)

    Summary: "An enthralling novel about love, loss, secrets, friendship, and the healing power of literature, by the bestselling author of The Knitting Circle. Ava's twenty-five-year marriage has fallen apart,...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F HOOD

    copies in: 0 of 20 details

  • His bloody project : documents relating to the case of Roderick Macrae. A historical thriller
    Staff Pick

    His bloody project : documents relating to the case of Roderick Macrae. A historical thriller2017

    by Graeme Macrae Burnet

    (28,346)

    Summary: "A brutal triple murder in a remote Scottish farming community in 1869 leads to the arrest of seventeen-year-old Roderick Macrae. There is no question that Macrae committed this terrible act. What...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F BURNET

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 20 details

  • Everything I never told you

    Everything I never told you2015

    by Celeste Ng

    (362,280)

    Summary: "Lydia is dead. But they don't know this yet. So begins the story of this exquisite debut novel, about a Chinese American family living in 1970s small-town Ohio. Lydia is the favorite child of...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F NG

    copies in: 0 of 18 details

  • Killers of the Flower Moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI
    Staff Pick

    Killers of the Flower Moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI2018

    by David Grann

    (139,356)

    Summary: In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian nation in Oklahoma. After oil was discovered beneath their land, they rode in chauffeured automobiles, built...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB 364.1523 GRA

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 18 details

  • Last days of summer : a novel

    Last days of summer : a novel1999

    by Steve Kluger

    (4,453)

    Summary: Joey Margolis, a young boy whose father has deserted the family, begins writing baseball player Charlie Banks and forms a relationship with the third baseman that changes both their lives for the better.

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    Call #: BK CLUB F KLUGER

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • Queen of the road : the true tale of 47 states, 22,000 miles, 200 shoes, 2 cats, 1 poodle, a husband, and a bus with a will of its own

    Queen of the road : the true tale of 47 states, 22,000 miles, 200 shoes, 2 cats, 1 poodle, a husband, and a bus with a will of its own2008

    by Doreen Orion

    (1,615)

    Summary: A pampered Long Island princess hits the road in a converted bus with her wilderness-loving husband, travels the country for one year, and brings it all hilariously to life in this offbeat and romantic memoir.

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    Call #: BK CLUB 917.304 ORI

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • I will send rain : a novel

    I will send rain : a novel2017

    by Rae Meadows

    (2,403)

    Summary: "Annie Bell can't escape the dust. It's in her hair, covering the windowsills, coating the animals in the barn, in the corners of her children's dry, cracked lips. It's 1934 and the Bell farm in...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F MEADOWS

    copies in: 0 of 18 details

  • There there

    There there2019

    by Tommy Orange

    (122,426)

    Summary: Twelve Native Americans came to the Big Oakland Powwow for different reasons. Jacquie Red Feather is newly sober and trying to make it back to the family she left behind in shame. Dene Oxedrene is...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F ORANGE

    copies in: 0 of 18 details

  • Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis

    Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis2018

    by J. D. Vance

    (331,351)

    Summary: Shares the story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB 305.562 VAN

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • Small great things : a novel

    Small great things : a novel2018

    by Jodi Picoult

    (278,344)

    Summary: "This stunning new novel is Jodi Picoult at her finest--complete with unflinching insights, richly layered characters, and a page-turning plot with a gripping moral dilemma at its heart. Ruth...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F PICOULT

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • The whip : a novel

    The whip : a novel2012

    by Karen Kondazian

    (6,179)

    Summary: The Whip is inspired by the true story of a woman, Charlotte "Charley" Parkhurst (1812-1879) who lived most of her extraordinary life as a man in the old west. As a young woman in Rhode Island, she...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F KONDAZIAN

    copies in: 0 of 18 details

  • The Christmas train

    The Christmas train2014

    by David Baldacci

    (23,756)

    Summary: Tom Langdon, a weary and cash-strapped journalist, is banned from flying when a particularly thorough airport security search causes him to lose his cool. Now, he must take the train if he has any...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F BALDACCI

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine [large print]

    Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine2018

    by Gail Honeyman

    (790,872)

    Summary: "Meet Eleanor Oliphant: she struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she's thinking. That, combined with her unusual appearance (scarred cheek, tendency to wear the same...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F HONEYMAN LP

    copies in: 0 of 3 details

  • Hillbilly elegy [large print] : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis

    Hillbilly elegy : a memoir of a family and culture in crisis2017

    by J. D. Vance

    (311,736)

    Summary: Shares the story of the author's family and upbringing, describing how they moved from poverty to an upwardly mobile clan that included the author, a Yale Law School graduate, while navigating the...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB 305.562 VAN LP

    copies in: 0 of 3 details

  • Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine
    Staff Pick

    Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine2018

    by Gail Honeyman

    (790,888)

    Summary: "Meet Eleanor Oliphant: she struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she's thinking. That, combined with her unusual appearance (scarred cheek, tendency to wear the same...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F HONEYMAN

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 11 details

  • When we believed in mermaids

    When we believed in mermaids2019

    by Barbara O'Neal

    (119,078)

    Summary: From the author of The Art of Inheriting Secrets comes an emotional new tale of two sisters, an ocean of lies, and a search for the truth. Her sister has been dead for fifteen years when she sees her...  more »

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    Call #: F O'NEAL

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 19 details

  • The book woman of Troublesome Creek

    The book woman of Troublesome Creek2019

    by Kim Michele Richardson

    (84,834)

    Summary: "Cussy Mary Carter is the last of her kind, her skin the color of a blue damselfly in these dusty hills. But that doesn't mean she's got nothing to offer. As a member of the Pack Horse Library...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F RICHARDSON

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 19 details

  • The great alone

    The great alone2019

    by Kristin Hannah

    (384,514)

    Summary: Lenora Allbright is 13 when her father convinces her mother, Cora, to forgo their inauspicious existence in Seattle and move to Kaneq, AK. It's 1974, and the former Vietnam POW sees a better future...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F HANNAH

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • Seven days of us

    Seven days of us2018

    by Francesca Hornak

    (16,360)

    Summary: "A warm, wry, sharply observed debut novel about what happens when a family is forced to spend a week together in quarantine over the holidays ... It's Christmas, and for the first time in years the...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F HORNAK

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • Bringing down the duke [large print]

    Bringing down the duke2020

    by Evie Dunmore

    Series: League Of Extraordinary Women Novels - #1

    (28,674)

    Summary: England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female students at the renowned University of Oxford. In...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F DUNMORE LP

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Bringing down the duke
    Staff Pick

    Bringing down the duke2019

    by Evie Dunmore

    Series: League Of Extraordinary Women Novels - #1

    (32,799)

    Summary: England, 1879. Annabelle Archer, the brilliant but destitute daughter of a country vicar, has earned herself a place among the first cohort of female students at the renowned University of Oxford. In...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F DUNMORE

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 17 details

  • My sister, the serial killer [large print]

    My sister, the serial killer2019

    by Oyinkan Braithwaite

    (168,152)

    Summary: "Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F BRAITHWAITE LP

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • My sister, the serial killer : a novel

    My sister, the serial killer : a novel2019

    by Oyinkan Braithwaite

    (175,371)

    Summary: "Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F BRAITHWAITE

    copies in: 0 of 18 details

  • Evvie Drake starts over [large print]

    Evvie Drake starts over2019

    by Linda Holmes

    (88,646)

    Summary: In a small town in Maine, recently widowed Eveleth "Evvie" Drake rarely leaves her house. Everyone in town, including her best friend, Andy, thinks grief keeps her locked inside, and she doesn't...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F HOLMES LP

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The book woman of Troublesome Creek [large print]

    The book woman of Troublesome Creek2019

    by Kim Michele Richardson

    (87,525)

    Summary: "Cussy Mary Carter is the last of her kind, her skin the color of a blue damselfly in these dusty hills. But that doesn't mean she's got nothing to offer. As a member of the Pack Horse Library...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F RICHARDSON LP

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The daughter of Sherlock Holmes [large print]

    The daughter of Sherlock Holmes2019

    by Leonard S. Goldberg

    Summary: 1914. Joanna Blalock’s keen mind and incredible insight lead her to become a highly-skilled nurse, one of the few professions that allow her to use her finely-tuned brain. But when she and her...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F GOLDBERG LP

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • This tender land : a novel

    This tender land : a novel2020

    by William Kent Krueger

    (70,323)

    Summary: Minnesota, 1932. The Lincoln School is a pitiless place where hundreds of Native American children, forcibly separated from their parents, are sent to be educated. It is also home to an orphan named...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F KRUEGER

    copies in: 0 of 18 details