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543 Results
Daisy Jones & the Six a novel —Reid, Taylor Jenkins, author.
Book Club
2019
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"A gripping novel about the whirlwind rise of a world-famous 1970s rock group and their beautiful lead singer -- and the secret reasons behind their dramatic break up. Daisy Jones is a beautiful, broken girl growing up i...

Sold on a Monday a novel —McMorris, Kristina, author.
Book Club
2018
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2 children for sale. The sign is a last resort. It sits on a farmhouse porch in 1931, but could be found anywhere in an era of breadlines, bank runs and broken dreams. It could have been written by any mother facing impo...

The storied life of A.J. Fikry a novel —Zevin, Gabrielle, author.
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2014
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A.J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be. His wife has died, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. ...

The tattooist of Auschwitz a novel —Morris, Heather (Screenwriter), author.
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2018
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"In April 1942, Lale Sokolov, a Slovakian Jew, is forcibly transported to the concentration camps at Auschwitz-Birkenau. When his captors discover that he speaks several languages, he is put to work as a Tätowierer (the...

Strangers in the house a prairie story of bigotry and belonging —Savage, Candace, 1949- author.
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2019
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When researching the first occupant of her Saskatoon home, Candace Savage discovers a family more fascinating and heartbreaking than she expected. Napoléon Sureau dit Blondin built the house in the 1920s, an era when Fr...

I'll be gone in the dark one woman's obsessive search for the Golden State Killer —McNamara, Michelle, 1970-2016, author.
Book Club
2018
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The haunting true story of the elusive serial rapist turned murderer who terrorized California for over a decade—and of the gifted journalist who died tragically while investigating the case.Introduction by Gillian Flynn...

Mrs. Everything a novel —Weiner, Jennifer, author.
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2019
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"A smart, thoughtful, and timely exploration of two sisters' lives from the 1950s to the present as they struggle to find their places--and be true to themselves--in a rapidly evolving world. Mrs. Everything is an ambiti...

The beekeeper of Aleppo a novel —Lefteri, Christy, 1980- author.
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2019
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"Nuri is a beekeeper; his wife, Afra, an artist. They live a simple life, rich in family and friends, in the beautiful Syrian city of Aleppo--until the unthinkable happens. When all they care for is destroyed by war, the...

The Figgs a novel —Bryan, Ali, 1978- author.
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2018
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"A hilarious portrait of a modern, mostly happy family, in all its glorious messiness. Meet the Figgs. June, the family's matriarch, looks forward to a quiet retirement--if only she can get her three adult children to fi...

The hundred-foot journey a novel —Morais, Richard C., 1960-
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2014
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Hassan Haji was born above his grandfather's modest restaurant in Mumbai. But the Hajis leave India, eventually opening an Indian restaurant in Lumiere, a small town in the French Alps. The family takes the village by st...

The witches of New York a novel —McKay, Ami, 1968- author.
Book Club
2017
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The bestselling author of "The Birth House" and "The Virgin Cure" is back, luring us deep inside the lives of a trio of remarkable young women navigating the glitz and grotesqueries of Gilded-Age New York by any means po...

Anatomy of a miracle the true* story of a paralyzed veteran, a Mississippi convenience store, a Vatican investigation, and the spectacular perils of grace : *a novel —Miles, Jonathan, author.
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2018
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"Rendered paraplegic after a traumatic event four years ago, Cameron Harris has been living his new existence alongside his sister Tanya in their battered Biloxi, Mississippi, neighborhood where only half the houses made...

Washington Black a novel —Edugyan, Esi, author.
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2018
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Washington Black is an eleven-year-old field slave who knows no other life than the Barbados sugar plantation where he was born. When his master's eccentric brother chooses him to be his manservant, Wash is terrified of ...

Unsheltered a novel —Kingsolver, Barbara, author.
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2018
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Willa Knox has always prided herself on being the embodiment of responsibility for her family. Which is why it's so unnerving that she's arrived at middle age with nothing to show for her hard work and dedication but a s...

Every note played a novel —Genova, Lisa, author.
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2018
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"A once accomplished concert pianist, Richard now has ALS. As he becomes increasingly paralyzed and is no longer able to live on his own, Karina becomes his reluctant caretaker. As Richard's muscles, voice, and breath fa...

In search of April Raintree —Mosionier, Beatrice, 1949- author.
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2019
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The powerful and moving life stories of two Métis sisters who suffer the breakdown of their family relations and the injustices of the social services system. Ten critical essays accompany one of the best-known texts by...

The power a novel —Alderman, Naomi, author.
Book Club
2017
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She throws her head back and pushes her chest forward and lets go a huge blast right into the centre of his body. The rivulets and streams of red scarring run across his chest and up around his throat. She'd put her hand...

The power of kindness : why empathy is essential in everyday life —Goldman, Brian, 1956- author.
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2018
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As a veteran emergency room physician, Dr. Brian Goldman has a successful career setting broken bones, curing pneumonia, and otherwise pulling people back from the brink of medical emergency. He always believed that cari...

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