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Nothing the same, everything haunted : the ballad of Motl the cowboy —Barwin, Gary, author.

"A middle-aged Jewish man who fantasizes about being a cowboy flees 1940s Lithuania ahead of the Nazis in this wild and witty yet heartrending novel from the bestselling author of Yiddish for Pirates, shortlisted for the...

Yiddish for pirates : a novel —Barwin, Gary, author.

Set in the years around 1492, "Yiddish for pirates" recounts the compelling story of Moishe, a Bar Mitzvah boy who leaves home to join a ship's crew, where he meets Aaron, the polyglot parrot who becomes his near-constan...

Impostor syndrome : a novel —Wang, Kathy, author.

In 2006 Julia Lerner is living in Moscow, a recent university graduate in computer science, when she's recruited by Russia's largest intelligence agency. By 2018 she's in Silicon Valley as COO of Tangerine, one of Americ...

My sister, the serial killer : a novel —Braithwaite, Oyinkan, author.

"Satire meets slasher in this short, darkly funny hand grenade of a novel about a Nigerian woman whose younger sister has a very inconvenient habit of killing her boyfriends. "Femi makes three, you know. Three and they l...

The shoe on the roof —Ferguson, Will, author.

"Ever since his girlfriend dumped him, Thomas Rosanoff's life is on a downward spiral. A gifted med student, he has spent his entire adulthood struggling to escape the legacy of his father, an esteemed psychiatrist who u...

Fahrenheit 451 —Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012, author.

A book burner in a future fascist state finds out books are a vital part of a culture he never knew. He clandestinely pursues reading, until he is betrayed.

Kill the mall —Malla, Pasha, 1978- author.

"What has the mall ever done to you? Welcomed you with open arms, ie. doors. Showered you with pleasure. At worst confetti. Perhaps it offered you shelter, or a place to love, or a place to dream--all at affordable rates...

A certain hunger : a novel —Summers, Chelsea G., 1962- author.

"Absurdist fictional account of foodie-culture, about a well-traveled female food critic who strikes back against the male-dominated magazine world in which she operates"-- Provided by publisher.

The sellout —Beatty, Paul, author.

A biting satire about a young man's isolated upbringing and the race trial that sends him to the Supreme Court.

Middle England —Coe, Jonathan, author.

"From the acclaimed author of The Rotters' Club and The Closed Circle comes the novel for our strange contemporary times. Beginning nine years ago on the outskirts of Birmingham, where car factories have been replaced by...

Noir : a novel —Moore, Christopher, 1957- author.

"It's not every afternoon that an enigmatic, comely blonde named Stilton (like the cheese) walks into the scruffy gin joint where Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin tends bar. It's love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his...

Keep the aspidistra flying —Orwell, George, 1903-1950, author.

Disgusted by society's materialism, Gordon Comstock leaves his job in advertising to pursue an ill-fated career as a poet. In his race to the bottom, only Rosemary, his long-suffering girlfriend, challenges Gordon's self...

How could she : a novel —Mechling, Lauren, author.

"After a devastating break-up with her fiance, Geraldine is struggling to get her life back on track in Toronto. Her two old friends, Sunny and Rachel, left ages ago for New York, where they've landed good jobs, handsome...

Nightbitch —Yoder, Rachel, 1978-

"An ambitious mother puts her art career on hold to stay at home with her newborn son, but the experience does not match her imagination. Two years later, she steps into the bathroom for a break from her toddler's demand...

Fleishman is in trouble —Brodesser-Akner, Taffy.
Large Print
2019
Availability: 7 of 7

"Dr. Toby Fleishman wakes up each morning surrounded by women. Women who are self-actualized and independent and know what they want--and, against all odds, what they want is Toby. Who knew what kind of life awaited him ...

Think like a white man : a satirical guide to conquering the world ... while black —Abbey, Nels, author.

Nels Abbey's own experience working in banking and media informed the experiences he explores in Think Like A White Man. Through creating an imaginary character and removing himself from the conversation though, he allow...

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