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All adults here —Straub, Emma, author.

"A warm, funny and keenly perceptive novel about the lifecycle of one family -- as the kids become parents, grandchildren become teenagers, and a matriarch confronts the legacy of her mistakes, from the New York Times-be...

Minding Frankie —Binchy, Maeve.

Baby Frankie is born into an unusual family. Her mother is desperate to find someone to take care of her child and she doesn't have much time. Noel doesn't seem to be the most promising of fathers but despite everything,...

Certain girls —Weiner, Jennifer.
Large Print
2008
Availability: 1 of 4

The long-awaited sequel to the bestselling novel "Good in Bed" picks up with the beloved Cannie Shapiro, who is now older, wiser, and (seven pounds) thinner, and raising her lovely, rebellious 13-year-old daughter, Joy.

Dogtooth

A darkly surreal look at three teenagers confined to an isolated country estate and kept under strict rule and regimen by their parents - an alternately hilarious and nightmarish experiment of manipulation and oppression...

Certain girls : a novel —Weiner, Jennifer.

Follows the life of Cannie Shapiro including her interactions with friends and family and her unexpected discovery that her mother hid some truths from her all her life.

Minding Frankie —Binchy, Maeve, 1940-2012.
Large Print
2011
Availability: 10 of 11

When Noel learns that his terminally ill former flame is pregnant with his child, he agrees to take guardianship of the baby girl once she's born but as a single father battling demons of his own, Noel can't do it alone....

All adults here a novel —Straub, Emma.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 11 of 13

"When Astrid Strick witnesses a school bus accident in the center of town, it jostles loose a repressed memory from her young parenting days, decades years earlier. Suddenly, Astrid realizes she was not quite the parent ...

Certain girls —Weiner, Jennifer.

Weiner's sequel finds author Cannie Shapiro years after her debut novel, based on her own life, became an overnight success. Now she's turned to anonymously writing sci-fi, and is enjoying being a soccer mom and doctor's...

All adults here —Straub, Emma, author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2020
Availability: 1 of 1

When Astrid Strick witnesses a school bus accident in the center of town, it jostles loose a repressed memory from her young parenting days, decades earlier. Suddenly, Astrid realizes she was not quite the parent she tho...

Just 18 summers —Gutteridge, Rene, author.
Large Print
2014
Availability: 6 of 6

After the tragic death of Butch Browning's wife, four families begin to realize how precious their time together is. Each is at a different stage in life: Butch is facing single parenthood. The O'Reillys are expecting th...

Whirlwind —Hake, Cathy Marie.

As a nanny, Millicent Fairweather poured her energy and talents into the two young charges under her care--only to have them suddenly and without explanation sent to a boarding school. Bereft and unsure of where life wil...

Birthmarked

Two respected scientists decide to quit their jobs at a university to conduct an experiment they think will revolutionize our understanding of human identity. The project aims to raise three children contrarily to their ...

The trophy child —Daly, Paula, author.

Karen Bloom is not the coddling mother type. She believes in raising her children for success. Some in the neighborhood call her assertive, others say she's driven, but in gossiping circles she's known as "the tiger moth...

Whirlwind —Hake, Cathy Marie.
Large Print
2008
Availability: 5 of 5

As a nanny, Millicent Fairweather poured her energy and talents into the two young charges under her care--only to have them suddenly and without explanation sent to a boarding school. Bereft and unsure of where life wil...

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