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  • 7 events that made America, America [Playaway] : and proved that the founding fathers were right all along

    7 events that made America, America : and proved that the founding fathers were right all along2010

    by Larry Schweikart (read by Peter Berkrot )

    (478)

    Summary: Every schoolchild is taught the great turning points in American history, such as Gettysburg, Pearl Harbor, the Kennedy assassination, and 9/11. But other, equally significant events have altered our...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 973 SCH

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • 17th suspect [Playaway]

    17th suspect2018

    by James Patterson (read by January Lavoy )

    Series: Women's Murder Club Series - #17

    (24,237)

    Summary: "A series of shootings exposes San Francisco to a methodical yet unpredictable killer, and a reluctant woman decides to put her trust in Sergeant Lindsay Boxer. The confidential informant's tip leads...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PATTERSON

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • 1022 Evergreen Place [Playaway]

    1022 Evergreen Place2010

    by Debbie Macomber (read by Sandra Burr )

    Series: Cedar Cove Series - #10

    (8,427)

    Summary: Neighbors Mary Jo Wyse and Mack McAfee feel their love grow as they work together to solve the mystery of what happened to the World War II soldier who wrote the letters that Mary Jo found, and to the girl he wrote to.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F MACOMBER

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • 1776 [Playaway]

    17762005

    by David G McCullough

    (183,080)

    Summary: In the twelve fateful months of 1776, the American colonies could have-- and probably should have-- been forced back under British rule. However, a combination of cunning, determination, and sheer...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 973.3 MCC

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • 1984 [Playaway]

    19841986

    by George Orwell

    (3,071,183)

    Summary: Winston Smith is a worker at the Ministry of Truth, where he falsifies records for the party. Secretly subversive, he and his colleague Julia try to free themselves from political slavery but the price of freedom is betrayal.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F ORWELL

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The adventures of Huckleberry Finn [Playaway]

    The adventures of Huckleberry Finn1991

    by Mark Twain (read by Norman Dietz )

    Series: Classic Starts Series

    (1,142,260)

    Summary: "Of all the contenders for the title of The Great American Novel, none has a better claim than The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Intended at first as a simple story of a boy's adventures in the...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F TWAIN

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The affair [Playaway] : a Jack Reacher novel

    The affair : a Jack Reacher novel2011

    by Lee Child (read by Dick Hill )

    Series: Jack Reacher Series

    (80,731)

    Summary: Carter Crossing, Mississippi. 1997. A lonely railroad track. A crime scene. A cover-up. A young woman is dead, and solid evidence points to a soldier at a nearby military base. But that soldier has...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F CHILD

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • After Anna [Playaway]

    After Anna2018

    by Lisa Scottoline (read by Mozhan Marno )

    (31,057)

    Summary: "Nobody cuts deeper than family ... Noah Alderman, a doctor and a widower, has remarried a wonderful woman, Maggie, and for the first time in a long time he and his son are happy. But their lives are...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F SCOTTOLINE

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • All we ever wanted [Playaway]

    All we ever wanted2018

    by Emily Giffin (read by Dorothy Dillingham Blue )

    (95,125)

    Summary: "In the new novel from the #1 New York Times bestselling author of First Comes Love and Something Borrowed, a woman is forced to choose between her family and her most deeply held values. Nina...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F GIFFIN

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Angel Creek [Playaway]

    Angel Creek2009

    by Linda Howard (read by Natalie Ross )

    Series: Western Romances (Linda Howard)

    (3,671)

    Summary: For five years after her father died, lithe, beautiful Dee Swann held on to Angel Creek valley and her independence. The homestead was hers, and she vowed no one else would ever own it...or her. Then...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F HOWARD

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Angels flight [Playaway] : a Harry Bosch novel

    Angels flight : a Harry Bosch novel2008

    by Michael Connelly (read by Dick Hill )

    Series: Harry Bosch Series - #6

    (45,818)

    Summary: The man most hated by the LAPD, a black lawyer who has made his name by bringing lawsuits alleging racism and brutality by police officers has been found murdered on the eve of a high-profile trial....  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F CONNELLY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Anna Karenina [Playaway]

    Anna Karenina2007

    by Leo Tolstoy graf (read by Nadia May )

    (654,850)

    Summary: Presents the working out of the parallel moral and religious dilemmas of Anna Karenina with her soldier-lover, Vronsky, and Konstantin Levin with his young, very loving wife, Kitty.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F TOLSTOY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The art forger [Playaway] : a novel

    The art forger : a novel2012

    by Barbara A Shapiro

    (77,590)

    Summary: Boston painter Claire Roth has survived financially by painting reproductions, so when influential gallery owner Aiden Markel arrives with a bizarre proposal -- her own show if she will forge a copy...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F SHAPIRO

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The art of choosing [Playaway]

    The art of choosing2010

    by Sheena Iyengar

    (5,791)

    Summary: Sheena Iyengar's award-winning research reveals how and why we choose: whether or not choice is innate or bound by culture, why we sometimes choose against our best interests, and how much control we really have over what we choose.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 153.83 IYE

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The art of war [Playaway]

    The art of war2004

    by 6th cent. B.C Sunzi (read by George Guidall )

    Summary: All warfare is based on deception. Thus, when able to attack, we must seem unable. Hold out bait to entice the enemy. Feign disorder, and crush him. If he is in superior strength, evade him. If your...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: PLAYAWAY 355.02 SUN

    Location: Adult Playways

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The ascent of money [Playaway] : a financial history of the world

    The ascent of money : a financial history of the world2009

    by Niall Ferguson (read by Simon Prebble )

    (22,883)

    Summary: Niall Ferguson follows the money to tell the human story behind the evolution of finance, from its origins in ancient Mesopotamia to the latest upheavals. To Christians, love of it is the root of all...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 332 FER

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Astrid & Veronika [Playaway]

    Astrid & Veronika2007

    by Linda Olsson

    Summary: Deeply forlorn following the devastating loss of her fiance, young New Zealand writer Veronika resettles alone in a quaint Swedish village. Her arrival is quietly observed by Astrid, an elderly,...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F OLSSON

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Atonement [Playaway]

    Atonement2002

    by Ian McEwan

    (434,615)

    Summary: Three children lost their innocence --as the sweltering summer heat bears down on the hottest day in 1935-- and their lives are changed forever.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F MCEWAN

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Away [Playaway]

    Away2007

    by Amy Bloom

    (10,578)

    Summary: "Panoramic in scope, Away is the epic and intimate story of young Lillian Leyb, a dangerous innocent, an accidental heroine. When her family is destroyed in a Russian pogrom, Lillian comes to America...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F BLOOM

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Bad business [Playaway] : a Spenser novel

    Bad business : a Spenser novel2007

    by Robert B Parker (read by Joe Mantegna )

    Series: Spenser Series

    (4,932)

    Summary: When Marlene Cowley hires Spenser to see if her husband Trent is cheating on her, he encounters more than he bargained for; not only does he find a two-timing husband, but a second investigator as...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PARKER

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Beartown [Playaway]

    Beartown2017

    by Fredrik Backman (read by Marin Ireland )

    (205,923)

    Summary: A "poignant, charming novel about a forgotten town fractured by scandal, and the amateur hockey team that might just change everything ... Fredrik Backman knows that we are forever shaped by the...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F BACKMAN

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The beautiful mystery [Playaway] : a Chief Inspector Gamache novel

    The beautiful mystery : a Chief Inspector Gamache novel2012

    by Louise Penny (read by Ralph Cosham )

    Series: Armand Gamache Three Pines Series - #8

    (46,158)

    Summary: No outsiders are ever admitted to the monastery of Saint-Gilbert-Entre-les-Loups, hidden deep in the wilderness of Quebec, where two dozen cloistered monks live in peace and prayer. They grow...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PENNY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Become a better you [Playaway] : 7 keys to improving your life every day

    Become a better you : 7 keys to improving your life every day2007

    by Joel Osteen

    (10,374)

    Summary: Explains how to apply seven action steps to discover individual purpose and destiny, in a guide complemented by biblical principles, devotions, and personal testimonies.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 248.4 OST

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Big little lies [Playaway]

    Big little lies2014

    by Liane Moriarty (read by Caroline Lee )

    Summary: "A murder... a tragic accident... or just parents behaving badly? What's indisputable is that someone is dead. But who did what? Big Little Lies follows three women, each at a crossroads: Madeline is...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F MORIARTY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The black swan [Playaway] : the impact of the highly improbable

    The black swan : the impact of the highly improbable2007

    by Nassim Taleb

    (82,934)

    Summary: A black swan is a highly improbable event with three principal characteristics: It is unpredictable; it carries a massive impact; and, after the fact, we concoct an explanation that makes it appear...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 003 TAL

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Blacklist [Playaway] : a V.I. Warshawski novel

    Blacklist : a V.I. Warshawski novel2009

    by Sara Paretsky (read by Sandra Burr)

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Series - #11

    (4,028)

    Summary: This is a story of secrets and betrayals that stretch across four generations: secrets political, social, sexual, financial: all of them with the power to kill. Eager for something physical to do in...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Blood on the water [Playaway]

    Blood on the water2015

    by Anne Perry (read by David Colacci )

    Series: Inspector William Monk Series - #20

    Summary: "Though Monk is witness to the terrible bombing of an afternoon pleasure boat on the river that leaves 200 people dead, much to his dismay the case is taken from his hands and given over to the...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PERRY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Blue moon [Playaway]

    Blue moon2019

    by Lee Child

    (41,600)

    Summary: "In the next highly anticipated installment of Lee Child's acclaimed suspense series, Jack Reacher comes to the aid of an elderly couple...and confronts his most dangerous opponents yet. This isn't...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F CHILD

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Blue shoes and happiness [Playaway]

    Blue shoes and happiness2006

    by Alexander McCall Smith

    Series: No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency - #7.

    (25,146)

    Summary: "In this latest installment in the internationally best-selling, universally beloved series, there is considerable excitement at The No. 1 Ladies’ Detective Agency. A cobra has been found in...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F MCCALL SMITH

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Body work [Playaway] : a V.I. Warshawski novel

    Body work : a V.I. Warshawski novel2010

    by Sara Paretsky (read by Susan Ericksen )

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Series - #14

    (6,082)

    Summary: V.I. has been visiting Club Gouge, Chicago's edgiest nightspot, where a woman known as the Body Artist turns her naked body into a canvas for the audience to paint on. The show attracts all kinds of...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The bone clocks [Playaway] : a novel

    The bone clocks : a novel2015

    by David Mitchell

    Summary: A vast, intricate novel that weaves six narratives and spans from 1984 to the 2030s about a secret war between a cult of soul-decanters and a small group of vigilantes called the Night Shift who try...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F MITCHELL

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The book of fate [Playaway]

    The book of fate2006

    by Brad Meltzer (read by Scott Brick )

    (10,519)

    Summary: "A two-hundred-year-old code devised by Thomas Jefferson becomes the key to a present-day conspiracy at the highest levels of Washington and the power elite of Palm Beach." -- Provided by the publisher

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F MELTZER

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The book of lost things [Playaway]

    The book of lost things2006

    by John Connolly

    Summary: Mourning the loss of his mother, David finds comfort in the books she left behind. But soon the make-believe world of the books melds with David's reality, and the figments of his imagination become...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F CONNOLLY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Boom! [Playaway] : voices of the sixties : personal reflections of the '60s and today

    Boom! : voices of the sixties : personal reflections of the '60s and today2007

    by Tom Brokaw (read by Robertson Dean )

    (1,962)

    Summary: Longtime NBC Nightly News anchor and political commentator Tom Brokaw offers his own take on the infamous events of the 1960s, as well as on his own life during that arduous period.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 973.92 BRO

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The botany of desire [Playaway] : a plant's-eye view of the world

    The botany of desire : a plant's-eye view of the world2008

    by Michael Pollan

    (46,581)

    Summary: Examines the relationship between humans and domesticated plants.

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY 304.27 POL

    Location: Adult Playways

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The boy with the cuckoo-clock heart [Playaway] : a novel

    The boy with the cuckoo-clock heart : a novel2010

    by Mathias Malzieu (read by Jim Dale )

    (19,252)

    Summary: Edinburgh, 1874. Born with a frozen heart, Jack is near dead when his mother abandons him to the care of Dr. Madeleine -- witch doctor, midwife, protector of orphans -- who saves Jack by placing a...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F MALZIEU

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Breakdown [Playaway] : a V.I. Warshawski novel

    Breakdown : a V.I. Warshawski novel2012

    by Sara Paretsky (read by Susan Ericksen )

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Series - #15

    (4,032)

    Summary: Carmilla, Queen of the Night, is a shape-shifting raven whose fictional exploits thrill girls all over the world. When tweens in Chicago's Carmilla Club hold an initiation ritual in an abandoned...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • Bridge of sighs [Playaway]

    Bridge of sighs2007

    by Richard Russo (read by Arthur Morey )

    (20,645)

    Summary: Louis Charles ("Lucy") Lynch has spent all his sixty years in upstate Thomaston, New York, married to the same woman, Sarah, for forty of them, their son now a grown man. Like his late, beloved...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F RUSSO

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • The brutal telling [Playaway]

    The brutal telling2009

    by Louise Penny (read by Ralph Cosham )

    Series: Armand Gamache Three Pines Series - #5

    (46,134)

    Summary: A stranger is found murdered in the village bistro and antiques store and all clues point to bistro owner Olivier being the killer. Once again, Chief Inspector Gamache and his team are called in to...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PENNY

    Location: Adult Playways

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  • By its cover [Playaway]

    By its cover2014

    by Donna Leon

    Summary: One afternoon, Commissario Guido Brunetti gets a frantic call from the director of a prestigious Venetian library. Someone has stolen pages out of several rare books. After a round of questioning,...  more »

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    Call #: PLAYAWAY F LEON

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