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  • The Gustav Sonata : a novel

    The Gustav Sonata : a novel2016

    by Rose Tremain

    (9,923)

    Summary: Growing up sheltered from the echoes of World War II, Gustav forges an intense relationship with a mercurial Jewish boy, Anton, a talented pianist who introduces him to the harsh realities of racism,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F TREMAIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes

    Staying fat for Sarah Byrnes2003

    by Chris Crutcher

    (13,472)

    Summary: The daily class discussions about the nature of man, the existence of God, abortion, organized religion, suicide and other contemporary issues serve as a backdrop for a high-school senior's attempt to answer a friend's dramatic cry for help.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F CRUTCHER

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Steven Universe : Camp Pining Play

    Steven Universe : Camp Pining Play2019

    by Nicole Mannino

    Series: Steven Universe

    (105)

    Summary: "When Peridot and Lapis discover Camp Pining Play fanfiction, they decide to put on a live performance for Beach City starring Steven, Connie, and the Crystal Gems." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL STE

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Tell me no lies

    Tell me no lies2018

    by Adele Griffin

    (141)

    Summary: 1980s, Philadelphia. Lizzy Swift, a senior, is slowly emerging from her nerd chrysalis to braves a relationship with her longtime crush, Matt Ashley. She also befriends senior transfer Claire...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F GRIFFIN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The good times are killing me

    The good times are killing me2017

    by Lynda Barry

    (1,174)

    Summary: "Young Edna Arkins lives in a neighborhood that is rapidly changing, thanks to white flight from urban Seattle in the late 1960s. As the world changes around her, Edna is exposed to the callous...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F BARRY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Most likely

    Most likely2020

    by Sarah Watson

    (2,741)

    Summary: Ava, CJ, Jordan, and Martha have been friends since kindergarten. In senior year they're facing their biggest fears about growing up and growing apart. They have one another's backs through every new...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F WATSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Perfect little children

    Perfect little children2020

    by Sophie Hannah

    (13,765)

    Summary: "All Beth has to do is drive her son to his soccer game, watch him play, and then return home. Just because she knows her ex-best friend lives near the field, that doesn't mean she has to drive past...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HANNAH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Between friends

    Between friends2002

    by Debbie Macomber

    (534)

    BOOK

    Call #: F MACOMBER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All the summer girls

    All the summer girls2013

    by Meg Donohue

    (8,593)

    Summary: "In Philadelphia, good girl Kate is dumped by her fiance the day she learns she is pregnant with his child. In New York City, beautiful stay-at-home mom Vanessa finds herself obsessively searching...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DONOHUE

    Location: Adult Displays - Near New Arrivals

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Satoko and Nada. Book 1

    Satoko and Nada. Book 12018

    by Yupechika artist

    Series: Satoko And Nada

    (518)

    Summary: Satoko, a Japanese student studying in America, has a new roommate: a Saudi Arabian woman named Nada! They might have different customs, but through mutual respect -- and the hilarious adventures of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL YUP

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hot shot [large print]

    Hot shot2019

    by Fern Michaels

    Series: Men Of The Sisterhood - #5

    (1,333)

    Summary: The Sisterhood is a group of women bound by friendship and a quest for justice. Now their male allies have formed a top-secret organization with the same goals. When Lizzie Fox's husband, Cosmo...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F MICHAELS

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Satoko and Nada. Book 2

    Satoko and Nada. Book 22019

    by Yupechika artist

    Series: Satoko And Nada

    (231)

    Summary: Home is where your friend is. From the nuances of American culture to the Islam practiced by her own roommate, Satoko's first time living abroad is full of surprises. A charming 4-panel comic about the cultural exchange between two roomies!

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL YUP

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Satoko and Nada. Book 3

    Satoko and Nada. Book 32020

    by Yupechika artist

    Series: Satoko And Nada

    (133)

    Summary: Abdullah, the mysterious young man who might marry Nada one day, is suddenly in America?! Satoko and her friends (not to mention Nada's brother) are in a panic, unsure if they should tell Nada or...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL YUP

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Satoko and Nada. Book 4

    Satoko and Nada. Book 42020

    by Yupechika artist

    (79)

    Summary: It's almost time for Satoko to head back to Japan! After everything she's learned and all the beautiful friends she's made, it's hard to leave her new home-away-from-home. But with Nada at her side,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL YUP

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens agenda
    Staff Pick

    Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens agenda2015

    by Becky Albertalli

    (323,968)

    Summary: "Sixteen-year-old, not-so-openly-gay Simon Spier is blackmailed into playing wingman for his classmate or else his sexual identity -- and that of his pen pal -- will be revealed"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ALBERTALLI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Pearl of China : a novel

    Pearl of China : a novel2010

    by Anchee Min

    (7,969)

    Summary: In the small southern town of Chin-kiang, in the last days of the nineteenth century, young Willow and young Pearl S. Buck, the headstrong daughter of zealous Christian missionaries, bump heads and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Hamilton and Peggy! : a revolutionary friendship

    Hamilton and Peggy! : a revolutionary friendship2018

    by Laura Elliott

    (1,390)

    Summary: In the throes of the Revolutionary War, Peggy Schuyler finds herself a central figure amid Loyalists and Patriots, spies and traitors, friends and family. Among those friends, she develops a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ELLIOTT

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Say I love you. Book 1, Friendship? Forget it!

    Say I love you. Book 1, Friendship? Forget it!2014

    by Kanae Hazuki

    Series: Say I Love You

    (9,035)

    Summary: Mei Tachibana has no friends -- and she doesn't need them! Ever since her "friends" betrayed her in elementary school, she's sworn off friendship entirely. All it leads to is betrayal and heartbreak,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL HAZ

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Friendship bread : a novel

    Friendship bread : a novel2011

    by Darien Gee

    (7,422)

    Summary: Still reeling from a personal tragedy that left her estranged from the sister who was once her best friend, Julia Evarts remains at a loss as to how to move on with her life until she receives an...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GEE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Friendship cake [large print]

    Friendship cake2001

    by J. Lynne Hinton

    Series: Hope Springs Series

    (1,327)

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F HINTON

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The proper care and maintenance of friendship

    The proper care and maintenance of friendship2011

    by Lisa Verge Higgins

    (1,663)

    Summary: Three women, unable to confront the problems of their own lives, have in common a friend with a generous soul, an irrepressible spirit-- and a serious illness. In her final letters, Rachel raises one...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HIGGINS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A man called Ove : a novel
    Staff Pick

    A man called Ove : a novel2014

    by Fredrik Backman

    (641,872)

    Summary: Meet Ove. He's a curmudgeon; the kind of man who points at people he dislikes as if they were burglars caught outside his bedroom window. He has staunch principles, strict routines, and a short fuse....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BACKMAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The women of AngelFire : a story of friendship and transformation

    The women of AngelFire : a story of friendship and transformation2013

    by Diane L Keyes

    (2)

    Summary: "You are invited to meet the Women of AngelFire -- a novel series, in which the characters include a multi-ethnic, multi-cultural company of kindred spirits, who meet annually for a retreat in the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KEYES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Meet me at the museum

    Meet me at the museum2018

    by Anne Youngson

    (9,469)

    Summary: A professor in Denmark and a grandmother in England begin a correspondence, and a friendship, that develops into something extraordinary.

    BOOK

    Call #: F YOUNGSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Saving Montgomery Sole

    Saving Montgomery Sole2016

    by Mariko Tamaki

    (1,291)

    Summary: "An outcast teen girl explores the mysteries of friendship, family, faith, and phenomena, including the greatest mystery of all--herself." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F TAMAKI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The secrets of peaches

    The secrets of peaches2007

    by Jodi Lynn Anderson

    Series: Peaches

    (6,837)

    Summary: Three teenaged girls, brought together one summer at a peach orchard, have their friendship put to the test when the season ends.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ANDERSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Beach season

    Beach season2012

    (718)

    Summary: "Golden sand, pounding surf, a sense of endless possibility-and four unforgettable stories of love, friendship, and second chances ..."--P. [4] of cover.

    BOOK

    Call #: F BEACH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dead voices

    Dead voices2019

    by Katherine Arden

    (4,803)

    Summary: "Trapped at a haunted ski resort, Ollie, Coco, and Brian must rely on their friendship and sharp minds if they want to escape." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ARDEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The witch of Blackbird Pond

    The witch of Blackbird Pond1993

    by Elizabeth George Speare

    (141,921)

    Summary: In 1687, Kit Tyler moves from the Caribbean to Connecticut Colony. Her friendship for a strange, old woman leads to her trial for witchcraft.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SPEARE

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The paper bag Christmas

    The paper bag Christmas2008

    by Kevin Alan Milne

    (2,292)

    Summary: "A heart-tugging tale of a boy who discovers the true meaning of Christmas through his friendship with a troubled little girl"--Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: F MILNE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Althea & Oliver

    Althea & Oliver2014

    by Cristina Moracho

    (4,301)

    Summary: "Althea and Oliver, who have been friends since age six and are now high school juniors, find their friendship changing because he has contracted Kleine-Levin Syndrome"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MORACHO

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Rose sees red

    Rose sees red2010

    by Cecil Castellucci

    (548)

    Summary: In the 1980s, two teenaged ballet dancers--one American, one Russian--spend an unforgettable night in New York City, forming a lasting friendship despite their cultural and political differences.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F CASTELLUCCI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Definitions of indefinable things

    Definitions of indefinable things2017

    by Whitney Taylor

    (1,285)

    Summary: "Follows three teens in a small town whose lives intersect in ways they never expected, teaching them that there are no one-size-fits-all definitions of depression, friendship, and love." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F TAYLOR

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Coming up for air

    Coming up for air2017

    by Miranda Kenneally

    Series: Hundred Oaks Series

    (4,590)

    Summary: When high school senior Maggie realizes there is more to life than swimming, she may be placing her long-term friendship with teammate Levi and her hope of an Olympic tryout at risk.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F KENNEALLY

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Christy Miller collection. Volume 3 [Books 7-9]

    Christy Miller collection. Volume 32006

    by Robin Jones Gunn

    (4,042)

    Summary: Bestselling author Robin Jones Gunn packs books seven through nine with tales of friendship, love, and hope. Each heartwarming book will spark you to dream big while grounding you in God's love.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F GUNN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The boy book : a study of habits and behaviors, plus techniques for taming them

    The boy book : a study of habits and behaviors, plus techniques for taming them2006

    by E Lockhart

    Series: Ruby Oliver Novels

    (10,321)

    Summary: A high school junior continues her quest for relevant data on the male species, while enjoying her freedom as a newly licensed driver and examining her friendship with a clean-living vegetarian classmate.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F LOCKHART

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The golem and the jinni : a novel

    The golem and the jinni : a novel2013

    by Helene Wecker

    (110,471)

    Summary: Chava, a golem brought to life by a disgraced rabbi, and Ahmad, a jinni made of fire, form an unlikely friendship on the streets of New York until a fateful choice changes everything.

    BOOK

    Call #: F WECKER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Better off friends

    Better off friends2014

    by Elizabeth Eulberg

    (26,572)

    Summary: Macallan and Levi are best friends from the first day they meet in seventh grade, but over the years their close friendship keeps interfering with their dating life because everyone else regards them as a couple.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F EULBERG

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Twenty boy summer

    Twenty boy summer2009

    by Sarah Ockler

    (7,414)

    Summary: While on vacation in California, sixteen-year-old best friends Anna and Frankie conspire to find a boy for Anna's first kiss, but Anna harbors a painful secret that threatens their lighthearted plan and their friendship.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F OCKLER

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Red kayak

    Red kayak2004

    by Priscilla Cummings

    Series: Red Kayak Series

    (8,959)

    Summary: Living near the water on Maryland's Eastern Shore, thirteen-year-old Brady and his best friends J.T. and Digger become entangled in a tragedy which tests their friendship and their ideas about right and wrong.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F CUMMINGS

    copies in: 1 of 1 details