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  • The midwife's apprentice [downloadable ebook]

    The midwife's apprentice1995

    by Karen Cushman

    (40,588)

    Summary: In medieval England, a nameless, homeless girl is taken in by a sharp-tempered midwife, and in spite of obstacles and hardship, eventually gains the three things she most wants: a full belly, a contented heart, and a place in this world.

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  • Murder on Sisters' Row

    Murder on Sisters' Row2011

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series

    (3,520)

    Summary: When a philanthropist's involvement in the rescue of a prostitute leads to murder, Sarah Brandt's significant other, Detective Sgt. Frank Malloy, can't prevent her from investigating. Set at the end of the 19th century in New York City.

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The midwife's tale

    The midwife's tale2013

    by Samuel S Thomas

    Series: Midwife Series

    (2,769)

    Summary: It is 1644, and Parliament's armies have risen against the king and laid siege to the city of York. Even as the city suffers at the rebel's hands, midwife Bridget Hodgson becomes embroiled in a different sort of rebellion.

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    Call #: F THOMAS

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Murder in Little Italy

    Murder in Little Italy2006

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series

    (4,374)

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Murder on Lenox Hill

    Murder on Lenox Hill2005

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series

    (4,437)

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder in Chinatown

    Murder in Chinatown2007

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series

    (4,633)

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Murder on Bank Street

    Murder on Bank Street2008

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series

    (4,523)

    Summary: Malloy takes up the unsolved murder of Dr. Brandt, but the shocking revelations he uncovers may destroy Sarah-- and Malloy's hope for any future with her.

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Murder on Waverly Place

    Murder on Waverly Place2009

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series

    (3,655)

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Never less than a lady [downloadable ebook]

    Never less than a lady2010

    by Mary Jo Putney

    (4,219)

    Summary: A story of a rebellious nobleman drawn to a lovely widow with a shocking past.

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  • The orphan mother : a novel

    The orphan mother : a novel2016

    by Robert Hicks

    (1,659)

    Summary: In the years following the Civil War, Mariah Reddick, former slave to Carrie McGavock the "Widow of the South," has quietly built a new life for herself as a midwife to the women of Franklin,...  more »

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    Call #: F HICKS

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Treasured grace

    Treasured grace2017

    by Tracie Peterson

    Series: Heart Of The Frontier Series - #1

    (3,005)

    Summary: With the aid of trapper Alex Armistead, widow Grace Martindale uses her midwifery skills to help the natives in the untamed Oregon Country, but not everyone welcomes her presence, and she finds herself in more danger than she could have imagined.

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    Call #: F PETERSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Murder on Washington Square

    Murder on Washington Square2002

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries - #4

    (5,067)

    Summary: When mild-mannered banker Nelson Ellsworth is accused of murdering his pregnant mistress, it will take the skills of both Sarah Brandt and Detective Frank Malloy to uncover the truth.

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    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder on St. Mark's Place

    Murder on St. Mark's Place2000

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries - #2

    (6,671)

    Summary: Sarah Brandt, a midwife in turn-of-the-century New York City, turns to Sergeant Frank Malloy for help in finding the person who killed Gerda, a beautiful German immigrant who had fallen into the life...  more »

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    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder on Marble Row : a gaslight mystery

    Murder on Marble Row : a gaslight mystery2005

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries - #16

    (4,925)

    Summary: When an explosion kills wealthy industrialist Gregory Van Dyke, Police Commissioner Teddy Roosevelt presumes that anarchists are responsible and personally asks Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy to...  more »

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    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

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  • Murder on Astor Place

    Murder on Astor Place1999

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries - #1

    (10,898)

    Summary: While visiting a patient, midwife Sarah Brandt learns that a young girl in the rooming house has been murdered and is asked by Sergeant Frank Malloy to help investigate; however, Sarah discovers the...  more »

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    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder on Lexington Avenue : a gaslight mystery

    Murder on Lexington Avenue : a gaslight mystery2011

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries - #12

    (3,854)

    Summary: Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy, whose own son attends a school for the deaf, seeks assistance from midwife Sarah Brandt to investigate the killing of an influential deaf man who may have an affiliation with his son's school.

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    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dance away with me [CD book] : a novel

    Dance away with me : a novel2020

    by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

    (7,434)

    Summary: When life throws her one setback too many, midwife and young widow Tess Hartsong takes off for Runaway Mountain. In this small town high in the Tennessee mountains, surrounded by nature, she hopes to...  more »

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    Call #: CD BOOK F PHILLIPS

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dance away with me : a novel

    Dance away with me : a novel2020

    by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

    (7,284)

    Summary: When life throws her one setback too many, midwife and young widow Tess Hartsong takes off for Runaway Mountain. In this small town high in the Tennessee mountains, surrounded by nature, she hopes to...  more »

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    Call #: F PHILLIPS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The exiles : a novel

    The exiles : a novel2020

    by Christina Baker Kline

    (19,618)

    Summary: Seduced by her employer's son, Evangeline, a naïve young governess in early nineteenth-century London, is discharged when her pregnancy is discovered and sent to the notorious Newgate Prison. After...  more »

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    Call #: F KLINE

    Location: New Adult Fiction

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  • The midwife murders

    The midwife murders2020

    by James Patterson

    (7,579)

    Summary: To senior midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it's her life's work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a university hospital in Manhattan,...  more »

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    Call #: F PATTERSON

    Locations: Adult Displays - Front, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • The midwife murders [CD book]

    The midwife murders2020

    by James Patterson

    (7,579)

    Summary: To senior midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it's her life's work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a university hospital in Manhattan,...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F PATTERSON

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The exiles [eAudio] : a novel

    The exiles : a novel2020

    by Christina Baker Kline

    Summary: Seduced by her employer's son, Evangeline, a naïve young governess in early nineteenth-century London, is discharged when her pregnancy is discovered and sent to the notorious Newgate Prison. After...  more »

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  • The exiles [eBook] : a novel

    The exiles : a novel2020

    by Christina Baker Kline

    (19,712)

    Summary: Seduced by her employer's son, Evangeline, a naïve young governess in early nineteenth-century London, is discharged when her pregnancy is discovered and sent to the notorious Newgate Prison. After...  more »

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  • Murder on Wall Street

    Murder on Wall Street2021

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries (Victoria Thompson) - #24

    (347)

    Summary: Reformed gangster Jack Robinson is working hard to bolster his image in Gilded Age New York City society as he prepares to become a new father. But when Hayden Norcross, the man who nearly ruined his...  more »

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Murder on Lenox Hill : a gaslight mystery

    Murder on Lenox Hill : a gaslight mystery2006

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries (Victoria Thompson)

    (4,482)

    Summary: When the affluent Lintons of Lenox Hill summon Sarah Brandt to examine their teenage daughter, their worst fear is confirmed: She is with child. The pregnancy is a mystery, however, as the young...  more »

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    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The German midwife

    The German midwife2019

    by Mandy Robotham

    (19,995)

    Summary: "Germany, 1944. A prisoner in the labor camps, Anke Hoff is doing what she can to keep her pregnant campmates and their newborns alive. But when Anke's work is noticed, she is chosen for a task far...  more »

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    Call #: F ROBOTHAM

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Murder on Mulberry Bend

    Murder on Mulberry Bend2003

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series - #5

    (4,787)

    Summary: Sarah Brandt, a midwife in turn-of-the-century New York City, has seen more than her share of joy and sorrow, birth and death. Now she will see for the first time how the squalor of the streets can...  more »

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    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder on Gramercy Park

    Murder on Gramercy Park2001

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series - #3

    (5,525)

    Summary: Turn-of-the-century New York City midwife Sarah Brandt arrives at the elegant home of a famed magnetic healer to deliver a baby and finds the healer dead of an apparent suicide--and soon the baby...  more »

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    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The familiars

    The familiars2019

    by Stacey Halls

    (26,077)

    Summary: Pendle Hill Young Fleetwood Shuttleworth is with child again. As the mistress of Gawthorpe Hall, she is anxious to provide her husband with an heir. But none of her previous pregnancies have come to...  more »

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    Call #: F HALLS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The runaway midwife

    The runaway midwife2017

    by Patricia Harman

    Series: Hope River Series

    (2,109)

    Summary: "Midwife Clara Perry is accustomed to comforting her pregnant patients, calming fathers-to-be as they anxiously await the birth of their children, and ensuring the babies she delivers come safely...  more »

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    Call #: F HARMAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The midwife's confession [downloadable ebook]

    The midwife's confession2011

    by Diane Chamberlain

    (36,488)

    Summary: "'Dear Anna, What I have to tell you is difficult to write, but I know it will be far more difficult for you to hear, and I'm so sorry ... ' The unfinished letter is the only clue Tara and Emerson...  more »

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  • The midwife of Hope River : a novel

    The midwife of Hope River : a novel2012

    by Patricia Harman

    Series: Hope River Series

    (14,997)

    Summary: Midwife Patience Murphy has a gift: a talent for escorting mothers through the challenges of bringing children into the world. Working in the hardscrabble conditions of Appalachia during the...  more »

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    Call #: F HARMAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • This golden land

    This golden land2010

    by Barbara Wood

    (512)

    Summary: Fleeing a possible murder charge, a naive doctor's daughter boards a ship bound for Melbourne where she hopes to practice as a midwife. Once there, amid the turmoil of 1840s Australia, she meets and...  more »

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    Call #: F WOOD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Stay a little longer

    Stay a little longer2010

    by Dorothy Garlock

    Series: Tucker Family Series

    (728)

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    Call #: F GARLOCK

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Birthmarked

    Birthmarked2010

    by Caragh M O'Brien

    Series: Birthmarked Trilogy

    (47,951)

    Summary: In a future world baked dry by the sun and divided into those who live inside the wall and those who live outside it, sixteen-year-old midwife Gaia Stone is forced into a difficult choice when her parents are arrested and taken into the city.

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    Call #: YA F O'BRIEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fact of life #31

    Fact of life #312008

    by Denise Vega

    (441)

    Summary: Sixteen-year-old Kat, whose mother is a home-birth midwife, feels betrayed when a popular, beautiful classmate gets pregnant and forms a bond with Kat's mother that Kat herself never had.

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    Call #: YA F VEGA

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Promised

    Promised2012

    by Caragh M O'Brien

    Series: Birthmarked Trilogy - #3

    (14,534)

    Summary: Gaia succeeds in leading her people to Wharfton and the Enclave, but rebellion there threatens them all just when everything they have dreamed of seems to be at hand.

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    Call #: YA F O'BRIEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Amish midwife [eBook]

    The Amish midwife2011

    by Mindy Starns Clark

    (3,514)

    Summary: A desire to learn about her biological family leads nurse-midwife Lexie Jaeger to the heart of Pennsylvania Amish country. There she meets a mysterious lay-midwife who needs her help after an Amish client and her baby die.

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  • Abigail's new hope [eBook]

    Abigail's new hope2011

    by Mary Ellis

    (1,012)

    Summary: Abigail, a young midwife, is sent to jail after a difficult delivery takes a devastating turn. Her sister, Catherine, comes to stay and help care for Abigail's children while Abigail's husband works...  more »

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  • The last midwife

    The last midwife2015

    by Sandra Dallas

    (4,900)

    Summary: "It is 1880 and Gracy Brookens is the only midwife in a small Colorado mining town where she has delivered hundreds, maybe thousands, of babies in her lifetime. She is a gifted and important resource...  more »

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    Call #: F DALLAS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details