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All roads lead home

Belle, an animal-loving 12-year-old, becomes withdrawn after her mother's death in an automobile accident. Rebelling against her father, she is sent to live at the horse ranch of her gruff maternal grandfather. With the ...

Peace like a river —Enger, Leif.

The story of a father raising his three children in 1960s Minnesota. It is a heroic quest, a tragedy, a love story, and a haunting meditation on the possibility of magic in the everyday world.

Persuasion —Austen, Jane, 1775-1817.

Eight years ago Anne Elliot bowed to pressure from her family and made the decision not to marry the man she loved, Captain Wentworth. Now circumstances have conspired to bring him back into her social circle and Anne fi...

Salvage the bones : a novel —Ward, Jesmyn.

Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina while struggling with such...

The sweetness at the bottom of the pie —Bradley, Alan, 1938- author.
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2009
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Eleven-year-old Flavia de Luce is an aspiring chemist with a passion for poison. In the summer of 1950, a series of inexplicable events strikes Buckshaw, the decaying English mansion that her family calls home. A dead bi...

All in —Gray, Shelley Shepard, author.
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2019
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Meredith Hunt is content with her solo life. She owns and runs a successful Pilates studio, volunteers at the high school every week, and recently bought a house. She can take care of herself, which is good because she h...

Hold back the tide —Salisbury, Melinda, author.

Since there wasn't enough proof to convict Alva's father for the murder of her mother, she's been forced to live in his house in Ormscaula, Scotland, being raised by the man she holds responsible for her motherlessness. ...

The warden's daughter —Spinelli, Jerry.
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2017
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Cammie O'Reilly is the warden's daughter, living in an apartment above the entrance to the Hancock County Prison. But she's also living in a prison of grief and anger about the mother who died saving her from harm when s...

The glass kitchen —Lee, Linda Francis.
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2014
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Portia Cuthcart never intended to leave Texas. Her dream was to run the Glass Kitchen restaurant her grandmother built decades ago. But after a string of betrayals and the loss of her legacy, Portia is determined to star...

Mother Road —Garlock, Dorothy.
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2003
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Managing a depression-era garage in Oklahoma while his friend recovers from an animal bite, Yates finds himself falling in love with his friend's babysitter and housekeeper, who has scandalized the town by living with he...

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