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Me, Frida, and the secret of the peacock ring —Cervantes, Angela, author.

When Lizzie and Gael share an irresistible challenge, to find the peacock ring that once belonged to artist Frida Kahlo, Paloma decides it is the perfect way to honor her father.

True grit

Darby hires the drunken, one-eyed, overweight marshal Rooster Cogburn, played by Wayne, to find and kill the man who murdered her father and stole all the family's money. She accompanies him on his journey to find the ki...

The Charlemagne pursuit a novel —Berry, Steve, 1955-
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2008
Availability: 4 of 7

A mysterious manuscript discovered in the tomb of Charlemagne sends Cotton Malone on a perilous international quest that takes him and twin sisters with their own agenda from an ancient German cathedral to the harsh, unf...

The pearl sister : Cece's story —Riley, Lucinda, author.

"From the breathtaking beaches of Thailand to the barely tamed wilds of colonial Australia, The Pearl Sister is the next captivating story in New York Times bestselling author Lucinda Riley's epic series about two women ...

True grit : a novel —Portis, Charles.

"On a trip to buy ponies, Frank Ross is shot dead by Tom Chaney, one of his own workers, for a horse, $150 cash, and two California gold pieces. When Ross's unusually single-minded fourteen -year-old daughter, Mattie, ar...

More than words —Santopolo, Jill, author.
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2019
Availability: 3 of 6

Nina Gregory has always been a good daughter. Raised by her father, owner of New York City's glamorous Gregory Hotels, Nina was taught that family, reputation, and legacy are what matter most. And her devoted boyfriend f...

Smiler's bones —Lerangis, Peter.

In 1897, Robert Peary took six Eskimos from their homes and "presented" them to the American Museum of Natural History in New York as a living exhibit. Two of them were father and son: Qisuk ("Smiler") and Minik. This is...

The book of form and emptiness —Ozeki, Ruth, 1956- author.

"A brilliantly inventive new novel about loss, growing up, and our relationship with things, by the Booker Prize-finalist author of A Tale for the Time Being. After the tragic death of his beloved musician father, fourte...

Erotic stories for Punjabi widows —Jaswal, Balli Kaur, author.
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2017
Availability: 5 of 6

Nikki lives in West London, where she tends bar at the local pub. The daughter of Indian immigrants, she's spent most of her twenty-odd years distancing herself from the traditional Sikh community, preferring a more inde...

The sonata

After being informed of the sudden death of her long lost composer father, a young virtuoso violinist, Rose, inherits an old mansion in which he used to live. There, she discovers her father's final work: a mysterious mu...

Porcupine —Tilly, Meg.

After their father is killed in Afghanistan, Jack and her younger siblings end up on a run-down farm on the Prairies, living with a great-grandmother that never knew they existed.

Antiquities

After his father's death, Walt (Andrew J. West) moves to his dad's hometown in order to lean more about who his father was. Walt decides to stay with his oddball family, which makes his search for answers nearly impossib...

Honeysuckle season —Taylor, Mary Ellen, 1961- author.
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2021
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"Adrift in the wake of her father's death, a failed marriage and multiple miscarriages, Libby McKenzie feels truly alone. Though her new life as a wedding photographer provides a semblance of purpose, it's also a distrac...

The Sweeney sisters : a novel —Dolan, Lian, author.

"Maggie, Eliza, and Tricia Sweeney grew up as a happy threesome in the idyllic seaside town of Southport, Connecticut. But their mother's death from cancer fifteen years ago tarnished their golden-hued memories, and the ...

Sons of Texas —Kelton, Elmer.

In 1816 veteran fighter Mordecai Lewis leaves his family to make a foray into Spanish-held Texas for wild mustangs.

Race to win

In the wake of a sudden heart attack, the death of Gentry Rhodes (Luke Perry) leaves his devoted family in turmoil. Facing threats to sell their family ranch to pay off debts, oldest daughter Hannah (Danielle Campbell) l...

Devoted —Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray), 1945- author.
Book On CD
2020
Availability: 8 of 10

A mother, a boy and a dog against the night. Woody Bookman hasn't spoken a word in his 11 years of life. Not when his father died in a freak accident. Not when his mother, Megan, tells him she loves him. For Megan, keepi...

The man who shot Jesse Sawyer —Connor, Scott, author.
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2021
Availability: 6 of 9

"When Sheriff Cornelius Doyle is shot dead, his estranged son Kane sets out to find the culprit. He hopes to reconcile with a family that didn't want to know him, but soon discovers that his father's apparently honourabl...

Last Christmas

Frank's dad, Neville, (Ray Winstone, Henry VIII, Cold Mountain) wasn't the greatest father around but now that he's dead he has a lot more to offer-including superhuman feats and time travel. Of course, Franks's mom, Gwe...

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