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Adopt a highway

Russ Millings has just been released from prison after serving 21 years for a third strike conviction for possessing an ounce of marijuana. As he tries to adapt to a world he doesn't recognize, including trying to learn ...

In the kitchen : a novel —Ali, Monica, 1967-

Gabriel Lightfoot is executive chef at London's once-splendid Imperial Hotel. Despite pressure from the hotel management, staff, and his business partner, Gabe is about to move to a restaurant of his own. However, the de...

The dishwasher —Larue, Stéphane, 1983- author.

It's winter in Montreal, and a student with a gambling addiction takes the first job that promises a paycheck: dishwasher at La Trattoria, where he finds himself thrust, on his first night, into a roiling world of charac...

Alice doesn't live here anymore

When Alice's husband dies and leaves her with their eleven-year old son, she leaves for California, but is stranded in Phoenix. She lands a waitressing job and meets a rancher.

The devil is a part-timer! Volume 1 —Wagahara, Satoshi, author.

"Being soundly thrashed by the hero Emilia, the Devil King and his general beat a hasty retreat to a parallel universe ... only to land smack in the middle of bustling, modern-day Tokyo! Lacking the magic necessary to re...

Last night at the Lobster —O'Nan, Stewart, 1961-

Managing a failed seafood restaurant in a run-down New England mall just before Christmas, Manny DeLeon coordinates a challenging final shift of mutinous staff members, an effort that is complicated by his love for a wai...

The surprising power of a good dumpling —Chim, Wai, author.

Anna Chiu has her hands full. When she's not looking after her brother and sister or helping out at her father's restaurant, she's taking care of her mother, whose debilitating mental illness keeps her in bed most days. ...

The waiter —Faldbakken, Matias, 1973- author.
Large Print
2019
Availability: 2 of 2

In a centuries-old European restaurant called The Hills, a middle-aged waiter takes pride in the unchangeable aspects of his job: the well-worn uniform, the ragged but solid tablecloths, and the regular diners. Some are ...

Murder most frothy —Coyle, Cleo.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Clare Cosi's new friend, millionaire David Mintzer, has an offer no New York barista could turn down: an all-expenses-paid summer away from the sticky city. At his Hamptons mansion, she'll relax, soak up the sun, and, oh...

Cherry money baby —Cusick, John.

Cherry Kerrigan loves her simple life, her family's tiny trailer, even working at Burrito Barn. Forget college-- she's marrying her sweetheart from next door. But here comes Ardelia Deen, a glamorous starlet who sweeps C...

Decaffeinated corpse —Coyle, Cleo.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

At the Village Blend, Clare Cosi's best baristas may refer to a decaffeinated espresso as a "why bother?" but Clare knows a good percentage of her customers prefer the neutered brew. So when an old friend of her ex-husba...

French pressed [a coffeehouse mystery] —Coyle, Cleo.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2017

Clare's daughter, Joy, is immersing herself in the foodie culture with an internship at Solange, one of New York's hottest French restaurants--and she's getting pretty intimate with the older, married Chef Tommy Keitel a...

Cherry money baby —Cusick, John (John M.)
Book On CD
2013
Availability: 0 of 0

Loving her small-town life and planning to marry her sweetheart as soon as she graduates, Cherry Kerrigan is swept into the world of fast cars and penthouse parties by a newcomer who makes Cherry a life-changing offer in...

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