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  • 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 2 details

  • The lions of Fifth Avenue : a novel

    The lions of Fifth Avenue : a novel2020

    by Fiona Davis

    Summary: It's 1913, and on the surface, Laura Lyons couldn't ask for more out of life -- her husband is the superintendent of the New York Public Library, allowing their family to live in an apartment within...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F DAVIS LP

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Great Expectations [large print]

    Great Expectations2020

    by Charles Dickens

    (681,583)

    Summary: A modern classic that explores poverty, love, rejection, wealth, and the consequences of our actions in a Victorian England setting.

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: ON ORDER

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Every note played [large print] : a novel

    Every note played : a novel2019

    by Lisa Genova

    (37,186)

    Summary: A once accomplished concert pianist, Richard now has ALS. As he becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own, Karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. As Richard's muscles,...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: ON ORDER

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • Will my cat eat my eyeballs? : big questions from tiny mortals about death

    Will my cat eat my eyeballs? : big questions from tiny mortals about death2019

    by Caitlin Doughty

    (24,314)

    Summary: Every day, funeral director Caitlin Doughty receives dozens of questions about death. What would happen to an astronaut's body if it were pushed out of a space shuttle? Do people poop when they die?...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB 338.4 DOU LP

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • The great alone

    The great alone2019

    by Kristin Hannah

    (432,151)

    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 »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F HANNAH

    copies in: 0 of 15 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 2 details

  • Bringing down the duke
    Staff Pick

    Bringing down the duke2019

    by Evie Dunmore

    Series: League Of Extraordinary Women Novels - #1

    (37,746)

    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 »

    BOOK

    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

    (186,445)

    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 LP

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • My sister, the serial killer : a novel

    My sister, the serial killer : a novel2019

    by Oyinkan Braithwaite

    (182,302)

    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 »

    Note: The Silent Book Club is meeting to discuss this book on April. Ask for a copy at the Circulation Desk.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F BRAITHWAITE

    copies in: 17 of 18 details

  • Every note played : a novel

    Every note played : a novel2019

    by Lisa Genova

    (36,977)

    Summary: A once accomplished concert pianist, Richard now has ALS. As he becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own, Karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. As Richard's muscles,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F GENOVA

    copies in: 15 of 15 details

  • I'll be gone in the dark : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State Killer

    I'll be gone in the dark : one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State Killer2019

    by Michelle McNamara

    (176,721)

    Summary: A masterful true crime account of the Golden State Killer-- the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade-- from Michelle McNamara, the gifted journalist who...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB 364.1532 MCN

    copies in: 0 of 15 details

  • Manhattan Beach : a novel

    Manhattan Beach : a novel2018

    by Jennifer Egan

    (75,712)

    Summary: "The long-awaited, daring, and magnificent novel from the Pulitzer Prize-winning author of A Visit from the Goon Squad. Manhattan Beach opens in Brooklyn during the Great Depression. Anna Kerrigan,...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F EGAN

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • Brain on fire : my month of madness

    Brain on fire : my month of madness2018

    by Susannah Cahalan

    (177,393)

    Summary: One day in 2009, twenty-four-old Susannah Cahalan woke up alone in a strange hospital room, strapped to her bed, under guard, and unable to move or speak. A wristband marked her as a "flight risk,"...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 616.832 CAH

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • Less : a novel

    Less : a novel2018

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (141,053)

    Summary: Receiving an invitation to his ex-boyfriend's wedding, Arthur, a failed novelist on the eve of his fiftieth birthday, embarks on an international journey that finds him falling in love, risking his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F GREER

    copies in: 17 of 17 details

  • Less [large print] : a novel

    Less : a novel2018

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (139,906)

    Summary: Receiving an invitation to his ex-boyfriend's wedding, Arthur, a failed novelist on the eve of his fiftieth birthday, embarks on an international journey that finds him falling in love, risking his...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F GREER

    Locations: Large Print Fiction, Book Club Sets

    copies in: 1 of 2 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

    (142,426)

    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 »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 364.1523 GRA

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • The daughter of Sherlock Holmes

    The daughter of Sherlock Holmes2018

    by Leonard S. Goldberg

    Series: Daughter Of Sherlock Holmes Mysteries - #1

    (4,718)

    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 »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GOLDBERG

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 18 of 19 details

  • The strange case of the alchemist's daughter

    The strange case of the alchemist's daughter2018

    by Theodora Goss

    (16,199)

    Summary: Mary Jekyll, alone and penniless following her parents' death, is curious about the secrets of her father's mysterious past. One clue in particular hints that Edward Hyde, her father's former friend...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F GOSS

    copies in: 19 of 19 details

  • Find her : a novel

    Find her : a novel2017

    by Lisa Gardner

    Series: D. D. Warren Series - #8

    (42,505)

    Summary: "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 much one person can endure. Flora Dane is a...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F GARDNER

    copies in: 15 of 15 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

    (28,818)

    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 »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F BURNET

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 19 details

  • Killers of the Flower Moon [large print] : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI

    Killers of the Flower Moon : the Osage murders and the birth of the FBI2017

    by David Grann

    (126,878)

    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 »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: ON ORDER

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 1 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 »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F HADLEY

    copies in: 0 of 20 details

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

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

    by Joshua Hammer

    (8,948)

    Summary: In the 1980s, a young adventurer and collector for a government library, Abdel Kader Haidara, journeyed across the Sahara Desert and along the Niger River, tracking down and salvaging tens of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 025.82 HAM

    copies in: 20 of 20 details

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

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

    by Joshua Hammer

    (8,953)

    Summary: In the 1980s, a young adventurer and collector for a government library, Abdel Kader Haidara, journeyed across the Sahara Desert and along the Niger River, tracking down and salvaging tens of...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB 025.82 HAM LP

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Large Print Nonfiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The life we bury [large print]

    The life we bury2016

    by Allen Eskens

    Series: Max Rupert Novels

    (90,537)

    Summary: "College student Joe Talbert has the modest goal of completing a writing assignment for an English class. His task is to interview a stranger and write a brief biography of the person. With deadlines...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F ESKENS LP

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The girl with all the gifts

    The girl with all the gifts2015

    by Mike Carey

    (197,705)

    Summary: Not every gift is a blessing. Every morning, Melanie waits in her cell to be collected for class. When they come for her, Sergeant Parks keeps his gun pointing at her while two of his people strap...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F CAREY

    copies in: 15 of 15 details

  • Men explain things to me

    Men explain things to me2015

    by Rebecca Solnit

    (56,904)

    Summary: In her comic, scathing essay "Men Explain Things to Me," Rebecca Solnit took on what often goes wrong in conversations between men and women. She wrote about men who wrongly assume they know things...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB 305.42 SOL

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • The circle [large print]

    The circle2015

    by Dave Eggers

    (189,466)

    Summary: 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 lifetime. The Circle, run out of a sprawling California...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F EGGERS

    Locations: Large Print Fiction, Book Club Sets

    copies in: 0 of 2 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

    (6,810)

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

    BOOK

    Call #: F BERTINO

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 21 details

  • Glitter and glue : a memoir

    Glitter and glue : a memoir2015

    by Kelly Corrigan

    (15,949)

    Summary: A memoir that examines the bond -- sometimes nourishing, sometimes exasperating, occasionally divine -- between mothers and daughters. When Kelly Corrigan was in high school, her mother neatly...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB B CORRIGAN

    copies in: 15 of 15 details

  • The life we bury : a novel

    The life we bury : a novel2014

    by Allen Eskens

    Series: Max Rupert Novels - #1

    (90,292)

    Summary: "College student Joe Talbert has the modest goal of completing a writing assignment for an English class. His task is to interview a stranger and write a brief biography of the person. With deadlines...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F ESKENS

    copies in: 16 of 16 details

  • The circle : a novel

    The circle : a novel2014

    by Dave Eggers

    (189,759)

    Summary: 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 lifetime. The Circle, run out of a sprawling California...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F EGGERS

    copies in: 0 of 17 details

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

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

    by Daniel Brown

    (240,670)

    Summary: "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 improbable, intimate account of how nine working-class...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 797.123 BRO

    Locations: Adult Nonfiction, Book Club Sets

    copies in: 1 of 16 details

  • Cinnamon and gunpowder

    Cinnamon and gunpowder2014

    by Eli Brown

    (6,421)

    Summary: 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.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F BROWN

    copies in: 15 of 15 details

  • The alchemist [large print]

    The alchemist2014

    by Paulo Coelho

    (2,240,754)

    Summary: Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy, yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure. His quest will lead him to riches far different -- and far more satisfying -- than he ever imagined. Santiago's...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F COELHO LP

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The alchemist

    The alchemist2014

    by Paulo Coelho

    (13)

    Summary: Santiago, an Andalusian shepherd boy, yearns to travel in search of a worldly treasure. His quest will lead him to riches far different -- and far more satisfying -- than he ever imagined. Santiago's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F COELHO

    copies in: 0 of 19 details

  • The Boys in the Boat [large print] : Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics

    The Boys in the Boat : Nine Americans and Their Epic Quest for Gold at the 1936 Berlin Olympics2014

    by Daniel James Brown

    (240,416)

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: ON ORDER

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Find her [large print]

    Find her2014

    by Lisa Gardner

    Series: Detective D. D. Warren Novels

    (42,612)

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: ON ORDER

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • A land more kind than home : a novel

    A land more kind than home : a novel2013

    by Wiley Cash

    (23,952)

    Summary: Growing up in a small North Carolina town, Jess Halle is plunged into an adulthood for which he is not prepared when his autistic older brother, Stump, sneaks a look at something he is not supposed to see, which has catastrophic repercussions.

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    Call #: BK CLUB F CASH

    copies in: 18 of 18 details