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Mandelbaum, Becky

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "2016. The Bright Side Sanctuary for Animals is in trouble. Ariel discovers that her mother Mona's animal sanctuary in Western Kansas has not only been the target of anti-Semitic hate crimes, it is also for sale, due to hidden financial ruin. Ariel, living a new life in progressive Lawrence, and estranged from her mother for six years, returns to her childhood home - and finds her first love, a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2020

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MAN

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAN

Pears, Iain.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2002

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Thoene, Bodie

Summary: Her own identity was safely disguised. But what about those she loved most. They would soon disappear with all the others unless... .

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 1989

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC THOENE

Roth, Philip.

Summary: "Published together for the first time as the author intended, Nemeses is a quartet of novels whose terrain is the human body and whose subject, the common experience that terrifies us all"--Publisher description.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

Roth, Philip.

Summary: What impact can American history have on the life of the vulnerable individual? It is 1951 in America, the second year of the Korean War. A studious, law-abiding, intense youngster from Newark, New Jersey, Marcus Messner, is beginning his sophomore year on the pastoral, conservative campus of Ohio's Winesburg College. And why is he there and not at the local college in Newark where he...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Company 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Roth

Carlton, Susan Kaplan

Summary: In the very white, very Christian world of Altlanta society in 1958, New York transplant Ruth decides not to tell her new high school friends and boyfriend that she is Jewish, but when a violent act rocks the city, Ruth must figure out where her loyaltieslie.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC CAR

Roth, Philip.

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Summary: When the renowned aviation hero and rabid isolationist Charles A. Lindbergh defeated Franklin Roosevelt by a landslide in the 1940 presidential election, fear invaded every Jewish household in America. Not only had Lindbergh, in a nationwide radio address, publicly blamed the Jews for selfishly pushing America toward a pointless war with Nazi Germany, but, upon taking office as the thirty-third...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 2004

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Dekker, Ted

Summary: Real estate broker Stephen Friedman, whose family died in the Holocaust, finds a clue making him an heir to a fortune, but he must also elude a serial killer, who knows about the clue and has been searching for him for thirty years.

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Publisher / Publication Date: WestBow Press 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Dek

Burke, James Lee

Summary: "It is 1934 and the Depression is bearing down when sixteen-year-old Weldon Avery Holland happens upon infamous criminals Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow after one of their notorious armed robberies. A confrontation with the outlaws ends as Weldon puts a bullet through the rear window of Clyde's stolen automobile. Ten years later, Second Lieutenant Weldon Holland and his sergeant, Hershel Pine,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2014

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

Appelfeld, Aron.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC APP

Eco, Umberto.

Summary: 19th-century Europe, from Turin to Prague to Paris, abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Conspiracies rule history. Jesuits plot against Freemasons, Italina priests are strangled with their own intestines. French criminals plan bombings by day and celebrate black masses by night. Every nation has its own secret service, perpetrating forgeries, plots, and massacres. From teh unification...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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

Eco, Umberto.

Summary: 19th-century Europe, from Turin to Prague to Paris, abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Conspiracies rule history. Jesuits plot against Freemasons, Italina priests are strangled with their own intestines. French criminals plan bombings by day and celebrate black masses by night. Every nation has its own secret service, perpetrating forgeries, plots, and massacres. From teh unification...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC ECO

Roth, Philip.

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Contents: The dying animal -- The plot against America -- Exit ghost.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

Fox, Lauren

21 holds on 12 copies

Summary: "From the author of the highly praised Days of Awe: a sweeping, achingly beautiful new novel that moves between Germany on the eve of World War II and present day Wisconsin, unspooling a story of love, longing, and the ceaseless push and pull of motherhood"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2021

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC FOX

Norman, Howard A.

Summary: "Jacob Rigolet, soon to be fired from his position as assistant to a wealthy art collector, looks up from his seat at an auction to see his mother, Nora Ives Rigolet, until that day head librarian at Halifax Free Library, walk almost casually up the aisle and fling an open jar of black ink at master photographer Robert Capa's "Death on a Leipzig Balcony." Jacob's fiancee, the erotically...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NOR

Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: Ten years after the end of the Second World War, the town of Rolfen, West Germany, looks just as peaceful and beautiful as ever, until young Peter Liebig discovers a secret about his past that leads him to question everything, including the town's calm facade and his own sense of comfort and belonging.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC Whe

Scottoline, Lisa

22 holds on 13 copies

Summary: "Elisabetta, Marco, and Sandro grow up as the best of friends despite their differences. Elisabetta is a feisty beauty who dreams of becoming a novelist; Marco the brash and athletic son in a family of professional cyclists; and Sandro a Jewish mathematics prodigy, kind-hearted and thoughtful, the son of a lawyer and a doctor. Their friendship blossoms to love, with both Sandro and Marco hoping...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2021

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Miloszewski, Zygmunt

Summary: It is spring 2009, and prosecutor Teodor Szacki is no longer working in Warsaw--he has said goodbye to his family and to his career in the capital and moved to Sandomierz, a picturesque town full of churches and museums. Hoping to start a "brave new life," Szacki instead finds himself investigating a strange murder case in surroundings both alien and unfriendly. The victim is found brutally...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bitter Lemon 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Appelfeld, Aron.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Schocken Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC APP

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