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  • People of the Morning Star

    People of the Morning Star2014

    by W. Michael Gear

    Series: First North Americans Series

    (474)

    Summary: A religious miracle: the Cahokians believed that the divine hero Morning Star had been resurrected in the flesh. But not all is fine and stable in glorious Cahokia. To the astonishment of the ruling...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GEAR

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fight Club : a novel

    Fight Club : a novel2005

    by Chuck Palahniuk

    (519,767)

    Summary: Overview: The first rule about fight club is you don't talk about fight club. Chuck Palahniuk's outrageous and startling debut novel that exploded American literature and spawned a movement. Every...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PALAHNIUK

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Stormy persuasion

    Stormy persuasion2014

    by Johanna Lindsey

    Series: Malory Family Series

    (4,387)

    Summary: Postponing her London debut to join her cousin and best friend in America, Judith Malory meets deckhand Nathan Tremayne, an undercover smuggler who would escape a death sentence.

    BOOK

    Call #: F LINDSEY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The story of the stone : a Chinese novel in five volumes

    The story of the stone : a Chinese novel in five volumes1973

    by Xueqin Cao approximately

    Summary: The Story of the Stone (c. 1760), also known by the title of The Dream of the Red Chamber, is the great novel of manners in Chinese literature. Divided into five volumes, The Story of the Stone...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CAO

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The remains of the day

    The remains of the day1990

    by Kazuo Ishiguro

    (216,405)

    Summary: The novel's narrator, Stevens, is a perfect English butler who tries to give his narrow existence form and meaning through the self-effacing, almost mystical practice of his profession. In a career...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ISHIGURO

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Schindler's list

    Schindler's list2013

    by Thomas Keneally

    (151,410)

    Summary: A fictionalized treatment of the life of the German industrialist who saved the lives of many Jews during World War II, Schindler's List is a remarkable work of fiction based on the true story of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KENEALLY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The thin red line : a novel

    The thin red line : a novel2012

    by James Jones

    (12,824)

    BOOK

    Call #: F JONES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • China Dolls : a novel

    China Dolls : a novel2014

    by Lisa See

    (32,531)

    Summary: "The New York Times bestselling author of Snow Flower and the Secret Fan, Peony In Love, Shanghai Girls, and Dreams of Joy returns with her highly anticipated new novel. A bold and bittersweet story...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SEE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The pearl that broke its shell

    The pearl that broke its shell2014

    by Nadia Hashimi

    (37,214)

    Summary: In Kabul, 2007, with a drug-addicted father and no brothers, Rahima and her sisters can only sporadically attend school and rarely leave the house. Their only hope lies in the ancient custom of bacha...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HASHIMI

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Radiance of tomorrow : [a novel]

    Radiance of tomorrow :2014

    by Ishmael Beah

    (4,140)

    Summary: "A haunting, beautiful first novel by the bestselling author of A Long Way Gone When Ishmael Beah's A Long Way Gone was published in 2007, it soared to the top of bestseller lists, becoming an...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BEAH

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wind is not a river

    The wind is not a river2014

    by Brian Payton

    (3,836)

    Summary: "Following the death of his younger brother in Europe, journalist John Easley is determined to find meaning in his loss. Leaving behind his beloved wife, Helen, he heads north to investigate the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PAYTON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A burnable book

    A burnable book2014

    by Bruce W Holsinger

    Series: Gower Series

    (4,098)

    Summary: London, 1385. Surrounded by ruthless courtiers--including his powerful uncle, John of Gaunt, and Gaunt's artful mistress, Katherine Swynford--England's young, still untested king, Richard II, is in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HOLSINGER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fair is the rose

    Fair is the rose2004

    by Liz Curtis Higgs

    Series: Scotland Series

    (3,968)

    Summary: Rose and Leana McBride both love the same man, but each must deal with her own choice when the Church Elders rule on what they see as an unusual and illegal situation.

    BOOK

    Call #: F HIGGS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Whence came a prince

    Whence came a prince2005

    by Liz Curtis Higgs

    Series: Scotland Series

    (5,247)

    Summary: Leana sank into a curtsy, thinking to put their relationship on the proper footing. "I will make myself useful in the kitchen, dear cousin." Jamie placed his hand under her chin, slowly lifting her...  more »

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    Call #: F HIGGS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The sentinels of Andersonville

    The sentinels of Andersonville2014

    by Tracy Groot

    (838)

    Summary: Near the end of the Civil War, inhumane conditions at Andersonville Prison caused the deaths of 13,000 Union soldiers in only one year. In this gripping and affecting novel, three young Confederates...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F GROOT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Citadel

    Citadel2014

    by Kate Mosse

    Series: Languedoc Trilogy

    (8,560)

    Summary: "A World War II story of daring and courage, in which a group of determined women fighting for the French Resistance risk their lives to save their homeland and protect astonishing secrets buried in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MOSSE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Every day is for the thief : fiction

    Every day is for the thief : fiction2014

    by Teju Cole

    (6,357)

    Summary: "Visiting Lagos after many years away, Teju Cole's unnamed narrator rediscovers his hometown as both a foreigner and a local. A young writer uncertain of what he wants to say, the man moves through...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F COLE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The fateful lightning : a novel of the Civil War

    The fateful lightning : a novel of the Civil War2015

    by Jeff Shaara

    Series: Western Theater Civil War Series

    (1,916)

    Summary: "From New York Times bestselling author Jeff Shaara comes the riveting final installment in the Civil War series that began with A Blaze of Glory and continued in A Chain of Thunder and The Smoke at...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SHAARA

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details