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Bohjalian, Chris

6 holds on 1 copy

Summary: Boston, 1662. Mary Deerfield is twenty-four-years-old. Her skin is porcelain, her eyes delft blue, and in England she might have had many suitors. But here in The New World, amid this community of saints, Mary is the second wife of Thomas Deerfield, a man as cruel as he is powerful. When Thomas, prone to drunken rage, drives a three-tined fork into the back of Mary's hand, she resolves that she...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2021

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Lewis, Susan

Summary: Linked by one irrevocable act of violence, Archie Colbrook and Claudia Winters' lives intertwine. Claudia can't overlook what Archie did to her family, but is forgiveness the only way to truly move on?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2021

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC LEW

Hyde, Catherine Ryan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Thirteen-year-old Abby Hubble lives in an unhappy home in the Sierra Nevada foothills where her father makes life miserable for her and her mother, Mary. One day Abby witnesses a man dump a litter of puppies into the nearby river. Diving in to rescue all seven, she knows she won't be able to bring them home. Afraid for their fate at the pound, she takes them to an abandoned cabin, where all...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HYD

Walker, Alice

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: Beautifully imagined and deeply compassionate, this is the story of two sisters--one a missionary in Africa and the other a child wife living in the South--who sustain their loyalty to and trust in each other across time, distance, and silence. This classic novel of American literature is rich with passion, pain, inspiration, and an indomitable love of life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2003

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

Michaels, Fern.

Summary: A mysterious political operative needs the Sisterhood to track down a computer hacker who stole a list of secret fundraisers' names, but the job proves to be more dangerous than they thought.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zebra Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIC

Clark, Mary Higgins.

Summary: Growing up under an assumed identity after accidentally shooting her mother and escaping her abusive father, Liza Barton, still fearful that her past will reclaim her, is shocked when her husband inadvertently buys her childhood home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS CLA

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: When Nell Channing arrives on charming Three Sisters Island, she believes that she's finally found refuge from her abusive husband - and from the terrifying life she fled so desperately eight months ago. But even in this quiet, peaceful place, Nell never feels entirely at ease. Careful to conceal her true identity, she takes a job as a cook at the local bookstore cafe - and begins to explore...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jove Books 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

Waite, Jen

Summary: "By the bestselling author of A Beautiful, Terrible Thing, a haunting thriller about a mother and daughter who need to draw strength from each other when they find themselves trapped in a cabin with a man who wants to either control them--or kill them"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAI

Jakeman, Jo

Summary: "A wickedly dark debut thriller about three women who've all been involved with the same man and realize the one thing they have in common is that they all want revenge against him... Divorces are often messy, and Imogen's is no exception. Phillip Rochester is controlling, abusive, and determined to make things as difficult as possible. When he shows up without warning demanding that Imogen...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAK

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Jakeman 2018

Gregory, Philippa

Summary: Midsummer's Eve, 1648, England is in the grip of civil war between renegade King and rebellious Parliament. The struggle reaches to every corner of the kingdom, even the remote Tidelands - the marshy landscape of the south coast. Alinor a descendant of wise women, crushed by poverty and superstition, waits in the graveyard under the full moon for a ghost who will declare her free from her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Gregory 2019

Gregory, Philippa

Summary: Midsummer's Eve, 1648, England is in the grip of civil war between renegade King and rebellious Parliament. The struggle reaches to every corner of the kingdom, even the remote Tidelands - the marshy landscape of the south coast. Alinor a descendant of wise women, crushed by poverty and superstition, waits in the graveyard under the full moon for a ghost who will declare her free from her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC GRE

Robins, Jane

Summary: "This chilling psychological suspense novel--think Strangers on a Train for the modern age--explores the dark side of love and the unbreakable ties that bind two sisters together. Felix and Tilda seem like the perfect couple: young and in love, a financier and a beautiful up-and-coming starlet. But behind their flawless facade, not everything is as it seems. Callie, Tilda's unassuming twin,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2017

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Turrill, David A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bonneville Books 2001

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL FIC TUR

Eason, Lynette.

Summary: The day Danielle Harding takes her 11-year-old son, Simon, and flees from her abusive husband, is the same day Kurt Harding dies. A relieved Dani believes she and her son are finally safe--but in reality, the danger has just begun. When Kurt was alive, he took something important to a mysterious person. That person wants the item back and believes Dani now has it. As she and her son run for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION EAS

Clark, Mary Higgins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2005

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC CLA

Brown, Carolyn

Summary: "After seven years of misery and abuse, Hannah O'Malley is officially divorced with full custody of her five-year-old daughter. With the help of her close-knit circle of friends--including her high school crush, Travis Wilson--Hannah begins turning her spacious old house into a safe house for other women who've endured the pain she's known"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Brown 2017

Reid, Cheryl.

Summary: August 1956. After a night of rage and terror, Anna Nassad wakes to find her abusive husband dead and instinctively hides her bruises and her relief. As the daughter of Syrian immigrants living in segregated Alabama, Anna has never belonged, and now her world is about to erupt. Days before, Anna set in motion an explosive chain of events by allowing the first black postman to deliver the mail...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REI

Gibbons, Kaye

Summary: Maureen Ross, who has had her spirit battered throughout her marriage to Troop Ross, is experiencing a difficult pregnancy, and Troop's niece, coming to help her aunt in the last weeks of confinement, is horrified by Troop's bullying.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike/Chivers 2004

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC GIB

Hyde, Catherine Ryan

Summary: A woman navigating a difficult separation accompanies a traumatized teen along the horse-show circuit to help the latter reconnect with a beloved mare and come to terms with violent memories.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HYD

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION HYD

Batta, Patricia K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lillimar Pub. 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAT

Michaels, Fern.

Summary: Helen Ward has escaped an abusive husband, changed her identity, and started a new life, but just when she meets a new man and thinks her dreams may come true, her past begins to catch up with her. Soon, she'll have to make the biggest decision of her life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2000

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Rice, Luanne.

Summary: Estranged from the sister who refused to testify against an abusive husband and caused her to serve time in jail, Clare pursues a quiet life as a nature blogger in Manhattan only to be approached by her niece, Grit, with whom she confronts a painful shared history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub./Gale Cengage Learning 2012

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Redfearn, Suzanne.

Summary: "If I stay, he will kill me. If I leave, he'll destroy Addie and Drew." Jillian Kane appears to have it all--a successful career, a gorgeous home, a loving husband, and two wonderful children. The reality behind closed doors is something else entirely. For nine years, she has hid the bruises and the truth of her abusive marriage in order to protect Addie and Drew, knowing, if she left, Gordon...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub. 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RED

Armstrong, Kelley

Summary: "Casey Duncan is a homicide detective with a secret: when she was in college, she killed a man. She was never caught, but he was the grandson of a mobster and she knows this crime will catch up to her. Casey's best friend, Diana, is on the run from a violent, abusive ex-husband. When Diana's husband finds her, and Casey herself is attacked shortly after, Casey knows it's time for the two of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M ARM

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY ARM

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