120 Results
120 Results
The bird skinner —Greenway, Alice, author.

Forced to abandon his ornithology work after being wounded in combat, World War II veteran Jim Carroway secludes himself on a tiny island off the coast of Maine, where an old friend's captivating daughter draws him out o...

Gimme everything you got —Palmer, Iva-Marie, author.

It's 1979--the age of roller skates and feathered bangs, Charlie's Angels and Saturday Night Fever--and Susan Klintock is a junior in high school with a lot of sexual fantasies ... but not a lot of sexual experience. No ...

New boy —Chevalier, Tracy, author.

"From beloved, bestselling historical novelist Tracy Chevalier, whose mega-hit Girl with a pearl earring enchanted readers around the world, comes a poignant, unforgettable adaptation of Othello set in the fierce world o...

Macbeth —Nesbø, Jo, 1960- author.
Book On CD
2018
Availability: 7 of 7

"He's the best cop they've got. When a drug bust turns into a bloodbath it's up to Inspector Macbeth and his team to clean up the mess. He's also an ex-drug addict with a troubled past. He's rewarded for his success. Pow...

Burn baby burn —Medina, Meg, author.

During the summer of 1977 when New York City is besieged by arson, a massive blackout, and a serial killer named Son of Sam, seventeen-year-old Nora must also face her family's financial woes, her father's absence, and h...

Some great thing —McAdam, Colin.

The time is the seventies. The place is Ottawa. As two men's careers and successes run parallel, we see how love is suffocated by work and how individuals are crushed by greed and "progress."

The wrong kind of woman —Crow, Sarah McCraw, author.

A powerful exploration of what a woman can be when what she should be is no longer an option. In late 1970, Oliver Desmarais drops dead in his front yard while hanging Christmas lights. In the year that follows, his wid...

Joyland —King, Stephen, 1947-
Book On CD
2013
Availability: 4 of 4

Set in a small town North Carolina amusement park in 1973, Joyland tells the story of the summer in which college student Devin Jones comes to work as a carny and confronts the legacy of a vicious murder, the fate of a d...

GBH —Lewis, Ted, 1940-1982.

"British crime icon Ted Lewis's lost masterwork, an unnerving tale of paranoia and madness in the heart of the 1970s London criminal underworld, published in the US for the first time. Two intertwining narratives--past a...

Macbeth —Nesbø, Jo, 1960- author.
Large Print
2018
Availability: 4 of 4

In the 1970s in a run-down, rainy industrial town, a police force struggles to shed an incessant drug problem. Duncan, chief of police, is idealistic and visionary, a dream to the townspeople but a nightmare for criminal...

Everything belongs to us : a novel —Wuertz, Yoojin Grace, author.

"This debut novel takes place at the elite Seoul National University in 1970s South Korea during the final years of a repressive regime. The novel follows the fates of two women--Jisun, the daughter of a powerful tycoon,...

The virgin suicides

In a quiet Michigan community in the mid-1970s, neighborhood boys try to piece together the lives of the five Lisbon sisters, kept isolated by their over-protective parents.

What Sammy knew —Laskin, David, 1953- author.

"A striking coming-of-age novel set in New York City at the beginning of 1970 as a young man escapes his Long Island suburb to Manhattan where he becomes swept up in the radical causes of the era. As the 1960s turn into ...

Daisy Jones & the Six a novel —Reid, Taylor Jenkins, author.
Playaway
2019
Availability: 1 of 1

"Everyone knows Daisy Jones & the Six: The band's album Aurora came to define the rock 'n' roll era of the late seventies, and an entire generation of girls wanted to grow up to be Daisy. But no one knows the reason behi...

Macbeth —Nesbø, Jo, 1960- author.
DAISY Sound Recording
2018
Availability: 1 of 1

Set in the 1970s in a run-down, rainy industrial town, Jo Nesbo's Macbeth centers around a police force struggling to shed an incessant drug problem. Duncan, chief of police, is idealistic and visionary, a dream to the t...

The Divine Order

It is set in Switzerland in 1971 where, despite the worldwide social upheavals of the previous decade, women, were still denied the right to vote. When unassuming and dutiful housewife Nora is forbidden by her husband to...

Burn baby burn —Medina, Meg.
Book On CD
2015
Availability: 1 of 1

Nora Lopez is seventeen during the infamous New York summer of 1977, when the city is besieged by arson, a massive blackout, and a serial killer named Son of Sam who shoots young women on the streets. Nora's family life ...

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