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46 Results
The water dancer : a novel —Coates, Ta-Nehisi, author.

"Young Hiram Walker was born into bondage--and lost his mother and all memory of her when he was a child--but he is also gifted with a mysterious power. Hiram almost drowns when he crashes a carriage into a river, but is...

Call of the raven —Smith, Wilbur A., author.

"The son of a wealthy plantation owner and a doting mother, Augustus Mungo St John is accustomed to the wealth and luxuries his privilege has afforded him. That is until he returns from university to discover his family ...

Midnight sea —Coble, Colleen.

"A seemingly random shooting at her aunt's coffee farm has left Lani Tagama blind. Now she must learn to navigate in a world of darkness. With the help of an embittreed ex-cop, Ben, and a half-trained guide dog, Fisher...

The Freedom Race —Roy, Lucinda, author.

"The Freedom Race, Lucinda Roy's explosive first foray into speculative fiction, is a poignant blend of subjugation, resistance, and hope. In the aftermath of a cataclysmic civil war known as the Sequel, ideological divi...

The cutting season : a novel —Locke, Attica.

When the dead body of a young woman is found on the grounds of Belle Vie, the estate's manager, Caren Gray, launches her own investigation into Belle Vie's history, which leads her to a centuries old mystery involving th...

When the reckoning comes : a novel —McQueen, LaTanya, author.

More than a decade ago, Mira fled her small, segregated hometown in the south to forget. With every mile she traveled, she distanced herself from her past: from her best friend Celine, mocked by their town as the only wh...

The cutting season : a novel —Locke, Attica.
Large Print
2012
Availability: 2 of 4

When the dead body of a young woman is found on the grounds of Belle Vie, the estate's manager, Caren Gray, launches her own investigation into Belle Vie's history, which leads her to a centuries old mystery involving th...

The summer country a novel —Willig, Lauren.
Large Print
2019
Availability: 6 of 8

Barbados, 1854: Emily Dawson has always been the poor cousin in a prosperous English merchant clan-- merely a vicar's daughter, and a reform-minded vicar's daughter, at that. Everyone knows that the family's lucrative sh...

Island beneath the sea : a novel —Allende, Isabel.

"The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible"--Provided by publisher.

Deadly night —Graham, Heather.

Aidan Flynn, a private investigator and eldest of the Flynn brothers, scoffs at the rumors the New Orleans plantation his family has inherited is haunted. After he finds a human bone on the grounds, Aidan is joined by th...

The gates of Evangeline —Young, Hester, author.
Large Print
2016
Availability: 1 of 1

When New York journalist and recently bereaved mother Charlotte "Charlie" Cates begins to experience vivid dreams about children--visions of injured children, dead children--she's sure that she's lost her mind. Yet these...

The Solid Grounds Coffee Company —Laureano, Carla, author.

"Analyn Sanchez can handle the long hours and arrogant clients that come with her job as a crisis management associate at Denver's largest publicity firm. The high-powered job, expensive condo, and designer wardrobe are ...

Selah —Bergren, Lisa Tawn, author.

"When a Methodist preacher, called to serve slaves in the West Indies, settles at Selah's family plantation, their shared purpose brings them together - despite her guardians' concern over a romance that promises little ...

Christmas belles of Georgia : four-in-one collection

"Surprised by life -- and love -- at Christmas. Four letters are mailed from Monticello, a small antebellum town in Georgia. Sisters once, now heirs to a historic plantation, each young woman must come to terms with the...

Selah —Bergren, Lisa Tawn, author.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 1 of 2

"When a Methodist preacher, called to serve slaves in the West Indies, settles at Selah's family plantation, their shared purpose brings them together--despite her guardians' concern over a romance that promises little s...

The rise of Caesar —Sommers, August.

The Rise of Caesar is the story of how twenty eight year old Caesar came to lead one of the largest band of armed African slaves in defense of their homes at Three Winds Plantations.

The cutting season : a novel —Locke, Attica, author.

When the dead body of a young woman is found on the grounds of Belle Vie, the estate's manager, Caren Gray, launches her own investigation into Belle Vie's history, which leads her to a centuries old mystery involving th...

Island beneath the sea [a novel] —Allende, Isabel.
Book On CD
2010
Availability: 3 of 3

The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible

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