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The clothesline swing —Ramadan, Ahmad Danny, author.
Book
2017
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"The clothesline swing is a journey through the troublesome aftermath of the Arab Spring. A former Syrian refugee himself, Ramadan unveils an enthralling tale of courage that weaves through the mountains of Syria, the va...

Do not say we have nothing —Thien, Madeleine, 1974- author.
Book
2016
6 available of 10 items

"An extraordinary novel set in China before, during and after the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989--the breakout book we've been waiting for from a bestselling, Amazon.ca First Novel Award winner. Madeleine Thien's new ...

When the sea turned to silver —Lin, Grace, author.
Book
2016
1 available of 3 items

Pinmei's gentle, loving grandmother always has the most exciting tales for her granddaughter and the other villagers. However, the peace is shattered one night when soldiers of the Emperor arrive and kidnap the storytell...

The story girl —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
Book
1987
1 available of 1 items

Two young boys visiting their relatives on Prince Edward Island become entranced by Sara Stanley and the stories she tells about the Island and its long ago inhabitants.

The clothesline swing —Ramadan, Ahmed Danny.
Book Club
2017
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"The clothesline swing is a journey through the troublesome aftermath of the Arab Spring. A former Syrian refugee himself, Ramadan unveils an enthralling tale of courage that weaves through the mountains of Syria, the va...

Each of us a desert —Oshiro, Mark, author.
Book
2020
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Xochitl is destined to wander the desert alone, speaking her troubled village's stories into its arid winds. Her only companions are the blessed stars above and enigmatic lines of poetry magically strewn across dusty dun...

Hush —Farrow, Dylan, 1985- author.
Book
2020
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"A stunning and timely debut from activist Dylan Farrow, Hush is a powerful feminist fantasy full of surprising insights, that casts a ray of light into the shadows of a society based on silencing and lies. How do you sp...

Luka and the fire of life : a novel —Rushdie, Salman.
Book
2010
3 available of 3 items

On a beautiful starry night in the city of Kahani in the land of Alifbay, a terrible thing happened, twelve-year-old Luka's storyteller father, Rashid, fell suddenly and inexplicably into a sleep so deep that nothing and...

The Fugitives —Sorrentino, Christopher, 1963-
Book
2016
1 available of 1 items

Do not say we have nothing —Thien, Madeleine, 1974- author.
Book On CD
2016
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"An extraordinary novel set in China before, during and after the Tiananmen Square protests of 1989--the breakout book we've been waiting for from a bestselling, Amazon.ca First Novel Award winner. Madeleine Thien's new ...

When the sea turned to silver —Lin, Grace, author.
Book On CD
2016
1 available of 1 items

"Pinmei, a storyteller's granddaughter, must find the Luminous Stone that Lights the Night to rescue her grandmother, who has been kidnapped by the Tiger Emperor"-- Provided by publisher.

Eva Luna racconta —Allende, Isabel.
Retricted Eaudio
2011
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Protagonista passivo di questo romanzo e Rolf Carle, di professione fotografo ed amante di Eva Luna. Dopo aver fatto l'amore, mentre riposano a letto, le chiede di raccontargli una di quelle storie che lei non ha "mai ra...

The Story Girl —Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud), 1874-1942.
Eaudiobook
2012

A fourteen-year-old orphan spins irresistible tales for both young and old in the town of Carlisle on Prince Edward Island, Canada. From the author of Anne of Green Gables

The hunters' haunt —Duncan, Dave, 1933-
Ebook
1999

A blizzard savaged the mountain peaks, but at an inn called the Hunters' Haunt, travelers found safe refuge, a cozy room, and a roaring fire. All but Omar, the Trader of Tales, against whom the innkeeper had been nursing...

Darling Jim a novel —Moerk, Christian.
Eaudiobook
2009

When two sisters and their aunt are found dead in their suburban Dublin home, it seems that the secret behind their untimely demise will never be known. But then Niall, a young mailman, finds a mysterious diary in the po...

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