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  • Lamb : a novel

    Lamb : a novel2011

    by Bonnie Nadzam

    (1,403)

    Summary: "Lamb" traces the self-discovery of David Lamb, a narcissistic middle-aged man with a tendency toward dishonesty, in the weeks following the disintegration of his marriage and the death of his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F NADZAM

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Herzog

    Herzog2003

    by Saul Bellow

    (18,276)

    Summary: In one of his finest achievements, Nobel Prize winner Saul Bellow presents a multifaceted portrait of a modern-day hero. A suffering and persecuted intellectual, Moses E. Herzog passively accepts the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BELLOW

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The lay of the land

    The lay of the land2007

    by Richard Ford

    Series: Frank Bascombe Series

    (3,922)

    Summary: Frank Bascombe's career in real estate is thriving and his life finally seems to be on the right track, but when he is faced with marital and medical crises, he must find a new way to navigate the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FORD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Less [eBook] : a novel

    Less : a novel2017

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (100,655)

    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 »

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  • Less : a novel

    Less : a novel2017

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (100,166)

    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 #: F GREER

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • Less : a novel

    Less : a novel2018

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (103,220)

    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

    Location: Book Club Sets

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  • Less [large print] : a novel

    Less : a novel2018

    by Andrew Sean Greer

    (98,378)

    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

    Location: Large Print Fiction

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  • Less [CD book] : a novel

    Less : a novel2018

    by Andrew Sean Greer (read by Andrew Sean Greer)

    (99,569)

    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 »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F GREER

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

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  • Let me be Frank with you

    Let me be Frank with you2014

    by Richard Ford

    Series: Frank Bascombe Novels

    (4,228)

    Summary: Ford reinvents Bascombe in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy. In four richly luminous narratives, Bascombe attempts to reconcile, interpret and console a world undone by calamity. It is a moving and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FORD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The lost saints of Tennessee

    The lost saints of Tennessee2012

    by Amy Franklin-Willis

    (1,295)

    Summary: After losing his twin to a drowning accident and his wife to divorce, Zeke Cooper leaves his mother and two daughters behind in Tennessee and travels to Virginia horse country, where he considers his responsibility to repair his fractured family.

    BOOK

    Call #: F FRANKLIN-WILLIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wedding [CD book]

    The wedding2003

    by Nicholas Sparks

    Series: Calhoun / Lewis Series

    (135,961)

    Summary: To save his own marriage, a middle-aged man takes inspiration from his in-law's enduring love.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F SPARKS

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The beginner's goodbye : a novel

    The beginner's goodbye : a novel2012

    by Anne Tyler

    (17,197)

    Summary: "Explores how a middle-aged man, ripped apart by the death of his wife, is gradually restored by her frequent appearances-- in their house, on the roadway, in the markets ... Only Dorothy's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F TYLER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The sense of an ending

    The sense of an ending2011

    by Julian Barnes

    (141,653)

    Summary: This intense new novel follows a middle-aged man as he contends with a past he has never much thought about until his oldest friends return with a vengeance, one of them from the grave another...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BARNES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The sense of an ending [downloadable ebook]

    The sense of an ending2011

    by Julian Barnes

    (141,650)

    Summary: This intense new novel follows a middle-aged man as he contends with a past he has never much thought about until his oldest friends return with a vengeance, one of them from the grave another...  more »

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  • Potboiler

    Potboiler2012

    by Jesse Kellerman

    (734)

    Summary: Arthur Pfefferkorn, is a middle-aged college professor with long dead literary aspirations. When his oldest friend, successful thriller writer William de Vallee, is lost at sea, Pfefferkorn is torn...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KELLERMAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The summer of Ellen

    The summer of Ellen2019

    by Agnete Friis

    (173)

    Summary: "Jacob, a middle-aged architect living in Copenhagen, is in the alcohol-soaked throes of a bitter divorce when he receives an unexpected call from his great-uncle Anton, who is in his nineties and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FRIIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The beginner's goodbye [CD book]

    The beginner's goodbye2012

    by Anne Tyler

    (17,197)

    Summary: "Anne Tyler gives us a wise, haunting, and deeply moving new novel in which she explores how a middle-aged man, ripped apart by the death of his wife, is gradually restored by her frequent...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F TYLER

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The beginner's goodbye [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    The beginner's goodbye / a novel2012

    by Anne Tyler

    (17,197)

    Summary: In this novel the author explores how a middle-aged man, ripped apart by the death of his wife, is gradually restored by her frequent appearances in their house, on the roadway, in the markets. Only...  more »

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  • Doctor sleep [CD book]

    Doctor sleep2013

    by Stephen King (read by Will Patton )

    Series: Shining Series

    (175,640)

    Summary: "Stephen King returns to the characters and territory of one of his most popular novels ever, The Shining, in this instantly riveting novel about the now middle-aged Dan Torrance (the boy protagonist...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F KING

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A house for Mr. Biswas

    A house for Mr. Biswas2001

    by V. S. Naipaul

    (17,727)

    BOOK

    Call #: F NAIPAUL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The might have been : a novel

    The might have been : a novel2012

    by Joseph M Schuster

    (489)

    Summary: Hoping to achieve a lifelong goal when he is called up to the major leagues after ten years in the minors, Edward Everett Yates makes a risky play that results in a devastating injury and is unable...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F SCHUSTER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Second spring : a love story

    Second spring : a love story2003

    by Andrew M Greeley

    Series: O'Malley Family Series

    (217)

    BOOK

    Call #: F GREELEY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The wedding

    The wedding2003

    by Nicholas Sparks

    Series: Calhoun / Lewis Series

    (135,962)

    BOOK

    Call #: F SPARKS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Golden years : the sixth chronicle of the O'Malley family in the twentieth century

    Golden years : the sixth chronicle of the O'Malley family in the twentieth century2004

    by Andrew M Greeley

    Series: O'Malley Family Series

    (180)

    BOOK

    Call #: F GREELEY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The sea

    The sea2005

    by John Banville

    (22,868)

    BOOK

    Call #: F BANVILLE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Two time

    Two time2006

    by Chris Knopf

    Series: Sam Acquillo Series

    (285)

    Summary: All ex-boxer, ex-corporate executive Sam Aquillo wants to do is hammer a few nails into his ramshackle cottage, drink a great deal of vodka, hang out with his dog, Eddie, and stay out of trouble. But...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KNOPF

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • A spot of bother : a novel

    A spot of bother : a novel2006

    by Mark Haddon

    (31,910)

    BOOK

    Call #: F HADDON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Babbitt

    Babbitt2002

    by Sinclair Lewis

    (20,713)

    BOOK

    Call #: F LEWIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Solar [downloadable ebook] / a novel

    Solar / a novel2010

    by Ian McEwan

    (23,314)

    Summary: When Nobel prize-winning physicist Michael Beard's personal and professional lives begin to intersect in unexpected ways, an opportunity presents itself in the guise of an invitation to travel to New...  more »

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  • This book will save your life

    This book will save your life2006

    by A. M Homes

    (9,456)

    BOOK

    Call #: F HOMES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Solar : a novel

    Solar : a novel2010

    by Ian McEwan

    (23,314)

    Summary: When Nobel prize-winning physicist Michael Beard's personal and professional lives begin to intersect in unexpected ways, an opportunity presents itself in the guise of an invitation to travel to New...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCEWAN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The lonely polygamist : a novel

    The lonely polygamist : a novel2010

    by Brady Udall

    (14,625)

    Summary: A tragicomic story of a deeply faithful man who, crippled by grief and the demands of work and family, becomes entangled in an affair that threatens to destroy his family's future.

    BOOK

    Call #: F UDALL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Lolita [downloadable audiobook]

    Lolita2005

    by Vladimir Vladimirovich Nabokov

    (631,342)

    Summary: When it was published in 1955, Lolita immediately became a cause celèbre because of the freedom and sophistication with which it handled the unusual erotic predilections of its protagonist. But...  more »

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  • The sense of an ending [CD book]

    The sense of an ending2011

    by Julian Barnes (read by Richard Morant)

    (140,743)

    Summary: Tony Webster and his clique first met Adrian Finn at school. Sex-hungry ans book-hungry, they would navigate the girl-less 6th form together, trading in affectations, in-jokes, rumour and wit. Maybe...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F BARNES

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A single man [downloadable audiobook]

    A single man2009

    by Christopher Isherwood

    (22,497)

    Summary: George is adjusting to life on his own after the sudden death of his partner, and determines to persist in the routines of his daily life. The course of A Single Man spans twenty-four hours in an...  more »

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  • After the parade : a novel

    After the parade : a novel2015

    by Lori Ostlund

    (1,606)

    Summary: After leaving his partner in New Mexico to start a new life in San Francisco, ESL teacher Aaron Englund seeks closure from a rejection-marked childhood and his own questionable choices by exploring his relationships with fellow misfits in his youth.

    BOOK

    Call #: F OSTLUND

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Babbitt [downloadable audiobook]

    Babbitt2000

    by Sinclair Lewis

    (20,713)

    Summary: On the surface, everything is all right with Babbitt's world. The solid, successful businessman. But in reality, George F. Babbit is a lonely middle-aged man who doesn't understand his family, who...  more »

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  • Portobello : a novel

    Portobello : a novel2010

    by Ruth Rendell

    (2,649)

    Summary: Walking to the shops one day in London's Notting Hill, fifty-year-old Eugene Wren discovers an envelope on the street bulging with cash. A man plagued by a shameful addiction, Wren hatches a plan to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F RENDELL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Twelve times blessed : a novel

    Twelve times blessed : a novel2003

    by Jacquelyn Mitchard

    (1,318)

    BOOK

    Call #: F MITCHARD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mary Ann in autumn [downloadable ebook] / a tales of the city novel

    Mary Ann in autumn / a tales of the city novel2010

    by Armistead Maupin

    (5,555)

    Summary: After suffering personal calamities in New York, Mary Ann Singleton moves back to San Francisco after being gone for twenty years and begins to slowly rebuild her life, only to confront fresh terrors when her past comes back to haunt her.

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