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Avenue of mysteries —Irving, John, 1942- author.

As an older man, Juan Diego will take a trip to the Philippines, but what travels with him are his dreams and memories. He is most alive in his childhood and early adolescence in Mexico. What happens to Juan Diego in the...

The cider house rules

Tells how far a young man must travel to find the place where he truly belongs. Homer has lived nearly his entire life within the walls of an orphanage in rural Maine and has been groomed by its proprietor to be his succ...

Simon Birch

Ever since doctors proclaimed Simon Birch's birth as a miracle, Simon's sure he's going to be a hero, he's just not sure how.

Last night in twisted river : a novel —Irving, John, 1942-

In 1954, in the cookhouse of a logging and sawmill settlement in northern New Hampshire, an anxious twelve-year-old boy mistakes the local constable's girlfriend for a bear. Both the twelve-year-old and his father become...

The fourth hand : a novel —Irving, John, 1942-

Millions of viewers witness an accident as a reporter's hand is severed by a lion in India. A surgeon waits to perform the transplant, as a married woman wishes to donate the hand of her, not-dead-yet, husband.

Until I find you : a novel —Irving, John, 1942-

Jack Burns was born to be an actor, or so says his mother Alice, a Toronto tattoo artist whose church organist husband vanished somewhere in the North. So Jack acts, and his rather confused life is shaped by his relation...

In one person —Irving, John, 1942-
Book On CD
2012
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An elderly bisexual man looks back upon his life and romances, reflecting on his unfulfilled loves and broken dreams.

Avenue of mysteries —Irving, John, 1942- author.
Large Print
2015
Availability: 2 of 2

In Avenue of Mysteries, Juan Diego--a fourteen-year-old boy, who was born and grew up in Mexico--has a thirteen-year-old sister. Her name is Lupe, and she thinks she sees what's coming--specifically, her own future and h...

The world according to Garp

T. S. Garp is a sweet-natured writer whose life is a weird minefield of violence, adultery, fatherhood, feminism, and eerie coincidences.

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