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  • Redeployment

    Redeployment2015

    by Phil Klay

    Summary: Redeployment takes readers to the frontlines of the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan, asking us to understand what happened there, and what happened to the soldiers who returned. Interwoven with themes...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F KLAY

    copies in: 20 of 20 details

  • Einstein's dreams

    Einstein's dreams2004

    by Alan P Lightman

    (30,997)

    Summary: 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.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F LIGHTMAN

    copies in: 16 of 16 details

  • Lila

    Lila2015

    by Marilynne Robinson

    Series: Gilead Series

    (26,607)

    Summary: Abandoning her homeless existence to become a minister's wife, Lila reflects on her hardscrabble life on the run with a canny young drifter and her efforts to reconcile her painful past with her husband's gentle Christian worldview.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F ROBINSON

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 20 of 20 details

  • A man called Ove : a novel
    Staff Pick

    A man called Ove : a novel2015

    by Fredrik Backman

    (552,139)

    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 #: BK CLUB F BACKMAN

    Location: Book Club Sets

    copies in: 20 of 20 details

  • A man called Ove [large print]

    A man called Ove2014

    by Fredrik Backman

    (557,756)

    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 »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F BACKMAN

    copies in: 3 of 3 details

  • Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine
    Staff Pick

    Eleanor Oliphant is completely fine2017

    by Gail Honeyman

    (682,495)

    Summary: "Meet Eleanor Oliphant: she struggles with appropriate social skills and tends to say exactly what she's thinking. That, combined with her unusual appearance (scarred cheek, tendency to wear the same...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HONEYMAN

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 2 of 23 details

  • Everything I never told you

    Everything I never told you2015

    by Celeste Ng

    (329,880)

    Summary: "Lydia is dead. But they don't know this yet. So begins the story of this exquisite debut novel, about a Chinese American family living in 1970s small-town Ohio. Lydia is the favorite child of...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F NG

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • I will send rain : a novel

    I will send rain : a novel2017

    by Rae Meadows

    (2,351)

    Summary: "Annie Bell can't escape the dust. It's in her hair, covering the windowsills, coating the animals in the barn, in the corners of her children's dry, cracked lips. It's 1934 and the Bell farm in...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F MEADOWS

    copies in: 18 of 18 details

  • The particular sadness of lemon cake : a novel

    The particular sadness of lemon cake : a novel2011

    by Aimee Bender

    Summary: On the eve of her ninth birthday, Rose Edelstein bites into her mother's homemade lemon-chocolate cake and discovers she has a magical gift: she can taste her mother's emotions in the slice. She...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F BENDER

    copies in: 17 of 18 details

  • A tale for the time being : a novel

    A tale for the time being : a novel2013

    by Ruth L Ozeki

    (82,148)

    Summary: In Tokyo, sixteen-year-old Nao has decided there's only one escape from her aching loneliness and her classmates' bullying. But before she ends it all, Nao first plans to document the life of her...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F OZEKI

    copies in: 20 of 20 details

  • In the woods

    In the woods2008

    by Tana French

    Series: Dublin Murder Squad Novels - #1

    (296,550)

    Summary: Detective Rob Ryan and his partner, Cassie Maddox, investigate the murder of a 12-year-old girl near a Dublin suburb. The case resonates with similarities to a murder committed twenty years before that involved two children and the young Ryan.

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    Call #: BK CLUB F FRENCH

    copies in: 14 of 15 details

  • Little wolves

    Little wolves2013

    by Thomas James Maltman

    (2,106)

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F MALTMAN

    Locations: Book Club Sets, Adult Fiction

    copies in: 16 of 16 details

  • The art of fielding : a novel

    The art of fielding : a novel2012

    by Chad Harbach

    (103,374)

    Summary: "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 routine throw goes disastrously off course, the...  more »

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    Call #: BK CLUB F HARBACH

    copies in: 15 of 15 details