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60 Results
Scrublands —Hammer, Chris, 1960- author.

"In the vein of The dry and Before the fall, a town's dark secrets come to light in the aftermath of a young priest's unthinkable last act in this arresting and searing debut thriller. In Riversend, an isolated rural co...

We, Jane —Wall, Aimee, author.

"A remarkable debut about intergenerational female relationships and resistance found in the unlikeliest of places, We, Jane explores the precarity of rural existence and the essential nature of abortion. Searching for m...

Backlash —Jackson, Lisa, author.

The ranch country of Montana is beautiful, unforgiving, and for Colton and Denver McLean, filled with a whole lot of bad memories. It's been seven years since a fire claimed their parents' lives and drove both brothers a...

Show me the sinister snowman —Mulford, Carolyn, author.

North Missouri has seldom been snowier and the mysteries more perplexing than in Show Me the Sinister Snowman, the fifth novel in Carolyn Mulford's Show Me detective series. Was the ailing congressman's death an accident...

Parched

Inspirational drama women who are set in the heart of parched rural landscape of Gujarat India.

The dig —Jones, Cynan, 1975- author.

Built of the interlocking fates of a badger-baiter and a farmer struggling through lambing season, The Dig unfolds in a stark rural setting where man, animal, and land are at loggerheads. .

Annhe ghoṛe dā dāna —Guradiāla Siṅgha, 1933-2016.

Novel based on plight and problems of Punjabi farmers, rural working class, as well as the landlords.

Straw dogs

A young mathematician, David Summer, and his English wife, Amy, move to a Cornish village, seeking the quiet life. But beneath the seemingly peaceful isolation of the village lies savagery and violence.

Fortune's hand —Plain, Belva.
DAISY Sound Recording
2002
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Robb MacDaniel wants to marry his longtime sweetheart after law school, but plans change once he graduates. He gets a job with a good law firm, marries his boss's daughter, and makes a name for himself. Soon, he begins t...

Ruthie Fear : a novel —Loskutoff, Maxim, author.

"In this haunting parable of the American west, a young woman faces the violent past of a remote Montana valley. In Montana's Bitterroot Valley, a young Ruthie Fear sees an apparition: a strange, headless creature near a...

Dry bones in the valley : a novel —Bouman, Tom.

"The lone policeman in a small township on the sparse northern border [of Pennsylvania], Henry Farrell expected to spend his mornings hunting and fishing, his evenings playing old-time music. Instead, he has watched the ...

City problems —Goble, Steve, 1961- author.

"Ed Runyon bolted from the NYPD after a runaway teen case fell through the cracks and turned into a nightmarish murder. Now, he's learned to bury the rage that consumed him, cope with depression, and enjoy life as a Miff...

The devil all the time : a novel —Pollock, Donald Ray, 1954-

"Set in rural southern Ohio and West Virginia, The Devil All the Time follows a cast of compelling and bizarre characters from the end of World War II to the 1960s. There's Willard Russell, tormented veteran of the carna...

Fortune's hand —Plain, Belva.
Large Print
1999
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A schoolteacher's life changes when he is able to afford law school and marries the daughter of his senior partner instead of the woman he left behind.

Postcards —Proulx, Annie.

Postcards are the only communication between Loyal Blood and the poor, hardworking farm family he leaves behind in Vermont. The secret Loyal carries with him--the accidental killing of his girlfriend, Billy--is revealed ...

The Golden State —Kiesling, Lydia, 1984- author.
Large Print
2019
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Daphne, a young mother on the edge of a breakdown, flees her sensible but strained life in San Francisco for the high desert of Altavista with her toddler, Honey. Bucking under the weight of being a single parent--her Tu...

At hawthorn time —Harrison, Melissa, 1975- author.

It is dawn on a May morning. On a long straight road between two sleeping fields a car slows as it arrives at the scene of an accident. As the lives of four people overlap, we realize that mysterious layers of history ar...

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