160 Results
160 Results
Lost in translation
DVD
2004
8 available of 11 items

A middle-aged actor and the wife of a photographer meet while on business in Tokyo. They strike up an unusual friendship in the hotel bar that helps them both overcome boredom and loneliness.

The lost man —Harper, Jane (Jane Elizabeth), author.
Book
2020
47 available of 67 items

Two brothers meet at the remote fence line separating their cattle ranches in the lonely outback. In an isolated belt of Western Australia, they are each other's nearest neighbor, their homes four hours' drive apart. The...

The Blue Castle —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 17 items

"At twenty-nine, Valancy has never been in love, and it seems romance has passed her by. Living with her overbearing mother and meddlesome aunt, she finds her only consolations in the "forbidden" books of John Foster and...

Sundays at Tiffany's —Patterson, James, 1947-
Book
2008
75 available of 77 items

While nine year old Janes mother, the powerful head of a Broadway theater company, has no time for her, she does have one friend-the comforting and funny Michael-but only she can see him. Years later, Jane is in her thir...

My pillow keeps moving! —Gehl, Laura, author.
Book
2018
13 available of 15 items

"A clever pup ends up in a cozy home, and she'll do anything to stay there. She impersonates everything the lonely homeowner needs--a pillow, a footstool, a jacket. But in the end, being herself works best"-- Provided by...

Turtle Island —Sherry, Kevin, author, illustrator.
Book
2014
9 available of 11 items

A giant turtle's loneliness ends when a boatload of animals is shipwrecked and makes a temporary home on his shell. But when they decide to sail for home, will the turtle be alone once more?

Refuge Cove —Dailey, Janet, author.
Large Print
2018
2 available of 4 items

Emily Hunter came to Alaska on the promise of marriage, but is soon on the run from her would-be husband. Stranded in the wilderness, she stumbles across a small plane-- and the rugged bush pilot who would reconnect with...

Plum —Hayes, Sean, 1970- author.
Book
2018
14 available of 15 items

While trying to save Christmas for her fellow orphans, lonely Plum is magically transported to the Land of Sweets, where her pure heart saves the day for King Christopher, King Patrick, and their subjects.

25 days 'til Christmas —Alexander, Poppy, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 9 items

"Kate Thompson used to love Christmas. A few years ago, she would have been wrapping her presents in September and baking mince pies on Halloween, counting down the days and hours to Christmas. But that was before Kate's...

A tiger called Tomás —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013, author.
Book
2018
8 available of 8 items

After moving, Thomas is reluctant to make new friends until he experiences a special night of trick-or-treating.

Herman and Rosie —Gordon, Gus, 1971- author, illustrator.
Book
2013
10 available of 11 items

In New York City, a "groovy little jazz number" brings together a lonely crocodile and deer.

Little Brown —Frazee, Marla, author.
Book
2018
6 available of 9 items

"Little Brown is grumpy and lonely at the dog park, until he decides to take matters into his own hands"-- Provided by publisher.

The loner —Cox, Josephine.
Book
2007
38 available of 40 items

A young boy leaves home when his mother has an unfortunate accident, and tries to make a life for himself. However, he always wishes he was back at home.

How not to die alone —Roper, Richard, author.
Book
2019
16 available of 17 items

Hanukkah hamster —Markel, Michelle, author.
Book
2018
6 available of 6 items

After finding a hamster that has been left behind in his taxi, a lonely immigrant cab driver celebrates Hanukkah with the little creature, while waiting to learn if the owner will return.

The Blue Castle —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
Large Print
2015
0 available of 1 items

Valancy Sirling lives a drab life with her overbearing mother and elderly Cousin Stickles. Her only escape is the comforting childhood fantasy world of her Blue Castle in Spainches Though preferring spinsterhood to the p...

Each of us a desert —Oshiro, Mark, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 9 items

Xochitl is destined to wander the desert alone, speaking her troubled village's stories into its arid winds. Her only companions are the blessed stars above and enigmatic lines of poetry magically strewn across dusty dun...

Tatouine —Réhel, Jean-Christophe, 1989- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 7 items

The pencil —Ahlberg, Allan, author.
Book
2012
21 available of 24 items

A lonely pencil timidly draws a boy, a dog, and other items but soon faces a problem as his creations begin demanding changes, and when he draws an eraser to make them happy, the real trouble begins.

Spare parts —Emberley, Rebecca.
Book
2015
7 available of 7 items

While searching for a replacement heart at the Spare Parts Mart, a lonely robot finds a friend.

1 2 3 ...