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

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

    by Marie-Helene Bertino

    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 envelopes2006

    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 life2010

    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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  • The age of miracles : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F WALKER

    The age of miracles : a novel2013

    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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  • Amazing grace

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    Amazing grace2005

    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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  • Americanah : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F ADICHIE

    Americanah : a novel2014

    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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  • Aquarium

    call number: BK CLUB F VANN

    Aquarium2015

    by David Vann

    Twelve-year-old Caitlin lives alone with her mother-- a docker at the local container port-in subsidized housing next to an airport in Seattle. Each...  more »

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  • The art of fielding : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F HARBACH

    The art of fielding : a novel2012

    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 novel2009

    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 Mitford1996

    by Jan Karon

    Series: 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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  • Autobiography of a face

    call number: BK CLUB 155.916 GRE

    Autobiography of a face2003

    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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  • The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu : and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts

    call number: BK CLUB 025.82 HAM

    The bad-ass librarians of Timbuktu : and their race to save the world's most precious manuscripts2016

    by Joshua Hammer

    In the 1980s, a young adventurer and collector for a government library, Abdel Kader Haidara, journeyed across the Sahara Desert and along the Niger...  more »

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  • The bean trees : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F KINGSOLVER

    The bean trees : a novel1989

    by Barbara Kingsolver

    Series: Greer Family

    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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  • Beautiful ruins : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F WALTER

    Beautiful ruins : a novel2013

    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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  • The best Christmas pageant ever

    call number: BK CLUB J F ROBINSON

    The best Christmas pageant ever2005

    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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  • The bluest eye

    call number: BK CLUB F MORRISON

    The bluest eye1994

    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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  • The book that matters most

    call number: BK CLUB F HOOD

    The book that matters most2017

    by Ann Hood

    "An enthralling novel about love, loss, secrets, friendship, and the healing power of literature, by the bestselling author of The Knitting Circle....  more »

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  • Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood

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    Born a crime : stories from a South African childhood2016

    by Trevor Noah

    "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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  • Bottomland

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    Bottomland2016

    by Michelle Hoover

    At once intimate and sweeping, Bottomland-the anticipated second novel from Michelle Hoover-follows the Hess family in the years after World War I as...  more »

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  • Bound

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    Bound2006

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

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    The boys in the boat : nine Americans and their epic quest for gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics2014

    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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  • Bring up the bodies : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F MANTEL

    Bring up the bodies : a novel2013

    by Hilary Mantel

    Series: 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

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    The camel bookmobile2007

    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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    (1981)

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  • The cider house rules

    call number: BK CLUB PB IRV

    The cider house rules1993

    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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  • Cinnamon and gunpowder

    call number: BK CLUB F BROWN

    Cinnamon and gunpowder2014

    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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  • The circle : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F EGGERS

    The circle : a novel2014

    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 dunces2002

    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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  • A constellation of vital phenomena : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F MARRA

    A constellation of vital phenomena : a novel2014

    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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  • The country of the pointed firs

    call number: BK CLUB F JEWETT

    The country of the pointed firs2008

    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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  • Crazy rich Asians

    call number: BK CLUB F KWAN

    Crazy rich Asians2014

    by Kevin Kwan

    Series: 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 novel2000

    by Isabel Allende

    Series: 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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  • Driftless

    call number: BK CLUB F RHODES

    Driftless2009

    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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  • Einstein's dreams

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    Einstein's dreams2004

    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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  • Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine

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    Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine2017

    by Gail Honeyman

    "Meet Eleanor Oliphant: she struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she's thinking. That, combined with her unusual...  more »

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  • The end of your life book club

    call number: BK CLUB 616.994 SCH

    The end of your life book club2013

    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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  • Euphoria : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F KING

    Euphoria : a novel2014

    by Lily King

    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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  • Find her : a novel

    call number: BK CLUB F GARDNER

    Find her : a novel2017

    by Lisa Gardner

    Series: D. D. Warren Series

    "Flora Dane is a victim. Seven years ago, carefree college student Flora was kidnapped while on spring break. For 472 days, Flora learned just how...  more »

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  • The five people you meet in heaven

    call number: BK CLUB F ALBOM

    The five people you meet in heaven2003

    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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  • Garlic and sapphires : the secret life of a critic in disguise

    call number: BK CLUB 641.5 REI

    Garlic and sapphires : the secret life of a critic in disguise2006

    by Ruth Reichl

    The editor-in-chief of "Gourmet" recounts her visits to some of the world's most acclaimed restaurants, both as herself and as an anonymous diner in disguise, to offer insight into the differences in her dining experiences.

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  • The geography of bliss: one grump's search for the happiest places in the world

    call number: BK CLUB 910.4 WEI

    The geography of bliss: one grump's search for the happiest places in the world2009

    by Eric Weiner

    Draws on the author's experiences as a foreign correspondent to evaluate more than three dozen countries for their happiness potential, in a survey...  more »

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