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Jack : a novel —Robinson, Marilynne, author.
Large Print
2020
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Marilynne Robinson's mythical world of Gilead, Iowa--the setting of her novels Gilead, Home, and Lila, and now Jack- and its beloved characters have illuminated and interrogated the complexities of American history, the ...

The world we make

On the brink of graduating high school, equestrian Lee hatches a plan to travel cross-country on horseback, believing it will inspire a vision of her future. Jordan is an ambitious academic and athletic standout, plannin...

The big sick

This acclaimed comedy is based on the real-life relationship and culture clash between comedian Kumail Nanjiani and his future wife, Emily Gordon. When Emily contracts a mysterious illness, Kumail has to force himself to...

Color outside the lines : stories about love

An anthology of short stories exploring interracial and other relationships, in which differences are front and center, but may or may not matter.

Ties that tether —Igharo, Jane, author.

"When a Nigerian woman falls for a man she knows will break her mother's heart, she must choose between love and her family. At twelve years old, Azere promised her dying father she would marry a Nigerian man and preserv...

The boy toy —Marsh, Nicola, author.

"A woman ready to give up on love discovers that age is truly just a number in this heartwarming and steamy new romantic comedy by USA Today bestselling author Nicola Marsh. For almost a decade, successful thirty-seven-y...

Murder in Rat Alley : a Sam Blackman mystery —De Castrique, Mark, author.

"Iraq War veteran Sam Blackman with his prosthetic leg and his no-nonsense private eye partner Nakayla Robertson love their investigations which always carry a thread from the past - and they love each other. An interrac...

Get out

Now that Chris (Daniel Kaluuya, Sicario) and his girlfriend, Rose (Allison Williams, Girls), have reached the meet-the-parents milestone of dating, she invites him for a weekend getaway in her parent's home upstate. At f...

The kissing game —Harte, Marie, author.

"Rena Jackson is a diehard romantic, and she's had her eye on Axel Heller for a while. He's got the tall-brooding-and-handsome thing down pat, but he guards his heart well, and Rena is tired of waiting for him to notice ...

Ben & Ara

Religious and cultural tensions escalate when an unlikely romance blooms between an African Islamic PhD candidate and her agnostic classmate. They must explore the limits of their interracial, intercultural relationship ...

American panda —Chao, Gloria, 1986- author.

A freshman at MIT, seventeen-year-old Mei Lu tries to live up to her Taiwanese parents' expectations, but no amount of tradition, obligation, or guilt prevent her from hiding several truths-- that she is a germaphobe who...

Jack —Robinson, Marilynne.
Book On CD
2020
Availability: 2 of 2

John Ames Boughton is the beloved, erratic, and grieved-over prodigal son of a Presbyterian minister in Gilead, Iowa. In segregated St. Louis sometime after World War II, Jack falls in love with Della Miles, an African A...

Calling on Quinn —Saffire, Blue, author.

"Quinn Blackheart is a private investigator, former cop, and no-nonsense, take-charge kind of guy who adores his sprawling Irish family. He likes to check all the boxes, and his niece's gorgeous driving instructor just e...

Shadows

The story of an interracial romance and the obstacles it puts on family relationships. When appearing on Jean Shepherd's radio program Night People, Cassevetes mentioned the improvisation work he had done with his acting...

The retreat —Bergen, David, 1957-

Set during the summer of the Ojibway occupation of Anicinabe Park in Kenora, this is a haunting, deeply felt novel that reveals the clash of two cultures as it tells the story of the relationship of two brothers whose li...

Truly madly royally —Rigaud, Debbie, author.

New Jersey girl Zora Emerson is attending her pre-college prep at Halstead University, where the incredibly wealthy and stuck-up students go, and after only a week she is feeling academically confident but socially out o...

A lover's discourse —Guo, Xiaolu, 1973- author.

"A Chinese woman moves to London to start a new life. She knew she would be lonely, adrift in the city, but will her new relationship bring her closer to this land she has chosen, and will their love give her a home? A L...

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