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

    call number: BK CLUB F BERTINO

    2 a.m. at The Cat's Pajamas : a novel 2015

    by Marie-Helene Bertino author

    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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  • 13 little blue envelopes

    call number: BK CLUB YA F JOHNSON

    13 little blue envelopes 2006

    by Maureen Johnson

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

    call number: BK CLUB 155.232 WAL

    29 gifts : how a month of giving can change your life 2010

    by Cami Walker

    At age thirty-five, Cami Walker was burdened by an intensified struggle with multiple sclerosis, a chronic neurological disease that left her...  more »

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    copies in: 14 of 14

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  • The age of miracles : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F WALKER

    The age of miracles : a novel 2013

    by Karen Thompson Walker

    "Spellbinding, haunting, The Age of Miracles is a beautiful novel of catastrophe and survival, growth and change, the story of Julia and her family...  more »

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    copies in: 15 of 15

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  • All the birds, singing : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F WYLD

    All the birds, singing : a novel 2015

    by Evie Wyld

    Jake Whyte has retreated to a remote farmhouse on a craggy British island, a place of ceaseless rains and battering winds, with only her collie and a...  more »

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  • Amazing grace

    call number: MULTIPLE CALL NUMBERS

    Amazing grace 2005

    by Megan Shull

    Tennis has a new "it" girl and her name is Grace Kincaid. The only problem is -- Grace has suddenly realized that being a teen sensation isn't all...  more »

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    copies in: 4 of 4

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  • Americanah : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F ADICHIE

    Americanah : a novel 2014

    by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

    "Ifemelu and Obinze are young and in love when they depart military-ruled Nigeria for the West. Beautiful, self-assured Ifemelu heads for America,...  more »

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    copies in: 0 of 10

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  • The art of fielding : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F HARBACH

    The art of fielding : a novel 2012

    by Chad Harbach

    "At Westish College, a small school on the shore of Lake Michigan, baseball star Henry Skrimshander seems destined for big-league stardom. But when a...  more »

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  • The art of racing in the rain : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F STEIN

    The art of racing in the rain : a novel 2009

    by Garth Stein

    Nearing the end of his life, Enzo, a dog with a philosopher's soul, tries to bring together the family, pulled apart by a three year custody battle between daughter Zoe's maternal grandparents and her father Denny, a race car driver.

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  • At home in Mitford

    call number: BK CLUB F KARON

    At home in Mitford 1996

    by Jan Karon

    Part of the Mitford Series

    The first novel in Jan Karon's bestselling and beloved Mitford series

    It's easy to feel at home in Mitford, North Carolina. In these high,...  more »

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    copies in: 7 of 8

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  • Autobiography of a face

    call number: BK CLUB 155.916 GRE

    Autobiography of a face 2003

    by Lucy Grealy

    At age nine, Lucy Grealy was diagnosed with a potentially terminal cancer. When she returned to school with a third of her jaw removed, she faced the...  more »

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    copies in: 15 of 15

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  • The bean trees : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F KINGSOLVER

    The bean trees : a novel 1989

    by Barbara Kingsolver

    Barbara Kingsolver's 1988 debut novel is a classic workof American fiction. Now a standard in college literature classes across thenation, and a book...  more »

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    copies in: 2 of 11

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  • Beautiful ruins : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F WALTER

    Beautiful ruins : a novel 2013

    by Jess Walter

    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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    copies in: 15 of 15

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  • The best Christmas pageant ever

    call number: BK CLUB J PB ROB

    The best Christmas pageant ever 2005

    by Barbara Robinson

    The six horrible Herdmans, the worst children in the history of the world, take over the annual Christmas pageant.

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    copies in: 13 of 13

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  • The bluest eye

    call number: BK CLUB F MORRISON

    The bluest eye 1994

    by Toni Morrison

    The Bluest Eye, published in 1970, is the first novel written by Toni Morrison, winner of the 1993 Nobel Prize in Literature.
    It is the story of...  more »

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    copies in: 4 of 5

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  • The book of Ruth

    call number: BK CLUB F HAMILTON

    The book of Ruth 1990

    by Jane Hamilton

    Winner of the 1989 PEN/Hemingway Foundation Awardfor best first novel, this exquisite bookconfronts real-life issues of alienation and violencefrom...  more »

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    copies in: 6 of 6

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  • Bottomland

    call number: BK CLUB F HOOVER

    Bottomland 2016

    by Michelle Hoover author

    In the years after World War I the Hess family attempt to rid themselves of the anti-German sentiment that left a stain on their name. But when the...  more »

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  • Bound

    call number: MULTIPLE CALL NUMBERS

    Bound 2006

    by Donna Jo Napoli

    In a novel based on Chinese Cinderella tales, fourteen-year-old stepchild Xing-Xing endures a life of neglect and servitude, as her stepmother cruelly mutilates her own child's feet so that she alone might marry well.

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    copies in: 10 of 10

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  • The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    call number: MULTIPLE CALL NUMBERS

    The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics 2014

    by Daniel Brown

    "Out of the depths of the Depression comes an irresistible story about beating the odds and finding hope in the most desperate of times - the...  more »

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    copies in: 15 of 17

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  • Bring up the bodies : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F MANTEL

    Bring up the bodies : a novel 2013

    by Hilary Mantel

    Part of the Wolf Hall Trilogy

    "The sequel to Hilary Mantel's 2009 Man Booker Prize winner and New York Times bestseller, Wolf Hall delves into the heart of Tudor history with the...  more »

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  • The camel bookmobile

    call number: MULTIPLE CALL NUMBERS

    The camel bookmobile 2007

    by Masha Hamilton

    Fiona Sweeney wants to do something that matters, and she chooses to make her mark in the arid bush of northeastern Kenya. By helping to start a...  more »

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    copies in: 1 of 10

    (1902)

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  • The cider house rules

    call number: BK CLUB PB IRV

    The cider house rules 1993

    by John Irving

    Wilbur Larch, a physician, philosopher, obstetrician, and abortionist at St. Cloud's orphanage struggles through his relationship with his apprentice and surrogate son, Homer Wells.

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    copies in: 10 of 10

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  • Cinnamon and gunpowder

    call number: BK CLUB F BROWN

    Cinnamon and gunpowder 2014

    by Eli Brown

    In 1819, kidnapped chef Owen Wedgwood transforms meager shipboard supplies into sumptuous meals at the behest of his kidnapper, pirate queen Mad Hannah Mabbot, while she pushes her exhausted crew to track down a deadly privateer.

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    copies in: 15 of 15

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  • The circle : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F EGGERS

    The circle : a novel 2014

    by Dave Eggers

    When Mae Holland is hired to work for the Circle, the world's most powerful internet company, she feels she's been given the opportunity of a...  more »

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  • A confederacy of dunces

    call number: BK CLUB F TOOLE

    A confederacy of dunces 2002

    by John Kennedy Toole

    A Confederacy of Dunces is an American comic masterpiece. John Kennedy Toole's hero, one Ignatius J. Reilly, is "huge, obese, fractious,...  more »

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    copies in: 0 of 7

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  • A constellation of vital phenomena : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F MARRA

    A constellation of vital phenomena : a novel 2014

    by Anthony Marra

    In a rural village in December 2004 Chechnya, a failed doctor Akhmed harbors the traumatized 8-year-old daughter of a father abducted by Russian...  more »

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    copies in: 15 of 15

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  • The country of the pointed firs

    call number: BK CLUB F JEWETT

    The country of the pointed firs 2008

    by Sarah Orne Jewett

    This collection of stories is based on the personal experiences of Sarah Jewett as she grew up in rural Maine and traveled with her doctor father....  more »

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    copies in: 0 of 15

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  • Crazy rich Asians

    call number: BK CLUB F KWAN

    Crazy rich Asians 2014

    by Kevin Kwan

    Part of the Crazy Rich Asians Series

    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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  • Daughter of fortune : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F ALLENDE

    Daughter of fortune : a novel 2000

    by Isabel Allende

    Part of the Chilean Series

    A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel.

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    copies in: 7 of 7

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  • Detroit : an American autopsy

    call number: BK CLUB 977.434 LED

    Detroit : an American autopsy 2014

    by Charlie LeDuff

    Back in his broken hometown, LeDuff searches through the ruins for clues to its fate, his family's, and his own. Once the richest city in America,...  more »

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    copies in: 0 of 15

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  • Digging to America : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F TYLER

    Digging to America : a novel 2007

    by Anne Tyler

    Two families awaiting the arrival of their adopted infant daughters from Korea meet at the airport. The families lives become interwined after the...  more »

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    copies in: 8 of 8

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  • Driftless

    call number: BK CLUB F RHODES

    Driftless 2009

    by David Rhodes

    Words, Wisconsin, an anonymous town of only a few hundred people. But under its sleepy surface, life rages. Cora and Graham guard their dairy farm,...  more »

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    copies in: 3 of 15

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  • East

    call number: MULTIPLE CALL NUMBERS

    East 2005

    by Edith Pattou

    A young woman journeys to a distant castle on the back of a great white bear who is the victim of a cruel enchantment.

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    copies in: 11 of 11

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  • Eat, pray, love : one woman's search for everything across Italy, India, and Indonesia

    call number: BK CLUB B GILBERT

    Eat, pray, love : one woman's search for everything across Italy, India, and Indonesia 2007

    by Elizabeth Gilbert

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    copies in: 9 of 9

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  • Einstein's dreams

    call number: BK CLUB F LIGHTMAN

    Einstein's dreams 2004

    by Alan P Lightman

    A fictional work in which a twenty-six-year-old Albert Einstein, working in a patent office in Switzerland, imagines possible worlds in which time works differently as he formulates his theory of relativity.

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    copies in: 5 of 15

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  • The end of your life book club

    call number: BK CLUB 616.994 SCH

    The end of your life book club 2013

    by Will Schwalbe

    An Entertainment Weekly and BookPage Best Book of the Year
    During her treatment for cancer, Mary Anne Schwalbe and her son Will spent many hours...  more »

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    copies in: 0 of 15

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  • Euphoria : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F KING

    Euphoria : a novel 2014

    by Lily King author

    English anthropologist Andrew Bankson has been alone in the field for several years, studying the Kiona river tribe in 1930s New Guinea. Haunted by...  more »

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    copies in: 0 of 20

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  • Evidence of things unseen : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F WIGGINS

    Evidence of things unseen : a novel 2004

    by Marianne Wiggins

    This poetic novel, by the acclaimed author of John Dollar, describes America at the brink of the Atomic Age. In the years between the two world wars,...  more »

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    copies in: 10 of 10

    (2006)

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  • The five people you meet in heaven

    call number: BK CLUB F ALBOM

    The five people you meet in heaven 2003

    by Mitch Albom

    Eddie is a wounded war veteran, an old man who has lived, in his mind, an uninspired life. His job is fixing rides at a seaside amusement park. On...  more »

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    copies in: 0 of 10

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  • Five quarters of the orange

    call number: BK CLUB F HARRIS

    Five quarters of the orange 2002

    by Joanne Harris

    In her bestselling and critically acclaimed novel Chocolat, Joanne Harris told a lush story of the conflicts between pleasure and repression. Now she...  more »

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    copies in: 7 of 7

    (25176)

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