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The lost man —Harper, Jane (Jane Elizabeth), author.
Book
2020
3 available of 8 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...

Lost in translation
DVD
2004
0 available of 1 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 Blue Castle —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942, author.
Book
2019
1 available of 2 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...

A tiger called Tomás —Zolotow, Charlotte, 1915-2013, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 6 items

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

My pillow keeps moving! —Gehl, Laura, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 4 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
1 available of 2 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?

How not to die alone —Roper, Richard, author.
Book
2019
4 available of 4 items

Sundays at Tiffany's —Patterson, James, 1947-
Book
2008
1 available of 1 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...

Refuge Cove —Dailey, Janet, author.
Large Print
2018
0 available of 1 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...

Our souls at night —Haruf, Kent.
Book
2015
1 available of 2 items

In Holt, Colorado, widower Louis Waters is initially thrown when the widowed Addie Moore suggests that they spend time together, in bed, to stave off loneliness. "No, not sex," she clarifies. "I'm talking about getting t...

How not to die alone a novel —Roper, Richard.
Large Print
2019
0 available of 2 items

Andrew's been feeling stuck. For years he's worked a thankless public health job, searching for the next of kin of those who die alone. Luckily, he goes home to a loving family every night. At least, that's what his cowo...

Goose on the farm —Wall, Laura, author, illustrator.
Book
2016
2 available of 4 items

Little Robot alone —MacLachlan, Patricia, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

When Little Robot finds a creative solution to his lonliness he gets straight to work on shaping the perfect companion out of metal, and affectionately names him Little Dog.

Little Brown —Frazee, Marla, author.
Book
2018
3 available of 3 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
0 available of 1 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.

Pandora —Turnbull, Victoria, author, illustrator.
Book
2017
3 available of 3 items

"Pandora the fox lives alone in a junk yard. She's depressed and has no contact with the outside world. Then, she rescues a blue bird. As she nurses him back to health, the bird collects seeds and trinkets for her. One d...

Our souls at night —Haruf, Kent.
Large Print
2015
0 available of 1 items

"A spare yet eloquent, bittersweet yet inspiring story of a man and a woman who, in advanced age, come together to wrestle with the events of their lives and their hopes for the imminent future"-- Provided by publisher....

An unreliable man —Gaarder, Jostein, 1952- author.
Book
2018
2 available of 2 items

Jakop is a lonely man. Divorced from his wife, with no friends apart from his constant companion Pelle, he spends his life attending the funerals of people he doesn't know, obscuring his identity in a web of improbable l...

How not to die alone —Roper, Richard, author.
Book On CD
2019
1 available of 1 items

Louise by the shore
DVD
2017
0 available of 1 items

On the last day of summer in a small seaside resort town, an older woman named Louise realizes that the last train has departed without her. With no one to keep her company, she- must rely on her past to help her survive...

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