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Best, Elizabeth

Summary: Presents a travelogue about the authors' pilgrimage along the Camino de Santiago trail in Spain, the emotional trials each one experienced along the way, and the lessons they learned about themselves and each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arena 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.92 BES

Summary: Donna Stern is a Brooklyn comedian who gets heartlessly dumped by her two-timing boyfriend. While trying to drown her troubles at the stand-up comedy club, she has a drunken one night stand with a cute young professional named Max (who's not even remotely her type) and ends up pregnant. Donna has to do what is expected of a "responsible adult" just in time for the best/worst Valentine's Day of...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY OBV

Bear, Elizabeth

Summary: The Gage and the Dead Man brought a message from the greatest wizard of Messaline to the ruling queen of Sarathai, one of the Lotus Kingdoms. But the message was a riddle, and the Lotus Kingdoms are at war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TOR 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bear, Elizabeth

Summary: "Steampunk novel set in Seattle in the late 19th century--an era when the town was called Rapid City, when the parts we now call Seattle Underground were the whole town (and still on the surface), when airships plied the trade routes bringing would-be miners heading up to the gold fields of Alaska, and steam-powered mechanicals stalked the waterfront. Karen is a "soiled dove," a young woman on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bear, Elizabeth

Summary: "Karen Memory is back with a tale about spiritualists, magicians, con-men, and an angry lost borglum, or tommy-knocker--a magical creature who generally lives in the deep gold mines of Alaska, but has been kidnapped and brought to Rapid City. Karen and Priya are out for a night on the town, celebrating the purchase of their own little ranch and Karen's retirement from Madame Damnable's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bear, Elizabeth.

Summary: Bijou the Artificer has been a wizard of Messaline for eighty years, building her servants from precious scraps, and now she is ready to rest. But a former apprentice brings her a child poisoned by a sorcerous infection, the first sign that Kaulas the Necromancer--Bijou's old nemesis and love--is unleashing a reeking half-death on the City of Jackals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Subterranean Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bear, Elizabeth.

Summary: Exiled heir Re-Tamur and his wizard friend Sarmarkar take on the dark forces that are determined to conquer the great Empires along the Celedon Road.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bass, Elizabeth

Summary: Becca Hudson has come a long way since she was a tween starring in the sitcom Me Minus You, but as far as she’s concerned, she finally has her act together. She’s relocated to Leesburg, Virginia, owns a successful bakery, and has a great set of friends—even a friendly ex-husband. She ignores “Whatever Happened To?” speculation and the occasional overly obsessed fan, and flatly turns down a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BAS

Bear, Elizabeth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bear, Elizabeth.

Summary: "Re Temur, legitimate heir to his grandfather's Khaganate, has finally raised his banner and declared himself at war with his usurping uncle. With his companions--the Wizard Samarkar, the Cho-tse Hrahima, and the silent monk Brother Hsiung--he must make his way to Dragon Lake to gather in his army of followers. But Temur's enemies are not idle; the leader of the Nameless Assassins, who has...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

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1 available in Adult- Fantasy, Call number: Fantasy Bear 2014

Bear, Elizabeth

Summary: "Halmey Dz and her partner Connla Kurucz are salvage operators, living just on the inside of the law...usually. Theirs is the perilous and marginal existence--with barely enough chance of striking it fantastically big--just once--to keep them coming back for more. They pilot their tiny ship into the scars left by unsuccessful White Transitions, searching for the relics of lost human and alien...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Saga Press 2019

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Bear, Elizabeth.

Summary: The generation ship Jacob's Ladder has barely survived cataclysms from without and within. Now, riding the shock wave of a nova blast toward an uncertain destiny, the damaged ship remains a war zone. Even as Perceval, the new captain, struggles to come to terms with the traumas of her recent past, the remnants of rebellion aboard the ship threaten the crew's survival.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spectra/Ballantine Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bear, Elizabeth.

Summary: Going into exile after barely escaping a war waged by his cousin and brother, Temur, the grandson and heir of the Great Khan, teams up against an enemy cult with former princess Samarkar, who after a series of bitter betrayals has pursued a life of magical study.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Berg, Elizabeth

Summary: A compelling anthology of short fiction, including eleven never-before-published pieces, explores the lives of women breaking free of the convention that controls their lives, in a collection that includes "Returns and Exchanges," "Over the Hill and Into the Woods," and the title story, about a woman who goes on a happiness binge after ditching Weight Watchers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Ber

Berg, Elizabeth

Summary: "Arthur, a widower, meets Maddy, an angry and friendless teenage girl, while visiting his late wife at the cemetery, where he goes every day for lunch. Against all odds, the two strike up a friendship that pulls them out of a serious rut. They band together with Arthur's nosy neighbor Lucille, to create lives that are truly worth living. Proving that life's most precious moments are sweeter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2017

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

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION BER

Berg, Elizabeth

Summary: "For the past six months, Arthur Moses's days have looked the same: He tends to his rose garden and to Gordon, his cat, then rides the bus to the cemetery to visit his beloved late wife for lunch. The last thing Arthur would imagine is for one unlikely encounter to utterly transform his life. Eighteen-year-old Maddy Harris is an introspective girl who visits the cemetery to escape the other...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books, an imprint of Random House 2018

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT FIC BER

Berg, Elizabeth.

Summary: "George Sand was a 19th century French novelist known not only for her novels but even more for her scandalous behavior. After leaving her estranged husband, Sand moved to Paris where she wrote, wore men's clothing, smoked cigars, and had love affairs with famous men and an actress named Marie. In an era of incredible artistic talent, Sand was the most famous female writer of her time. Her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BER

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BER

Berg, Elizabeth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1993

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Berg, Elizabeth.

Summary: Beloved author Elizabeth Berg tells the story of the recently widowed Helen Ames and of her twenty-seven-year-old daughter Tessa. Helen is shocked to discover that her mild-mannered and loyal husband had been leading a double life. The Ames's had saved money for a happy retirement, planned in minute detail, but that money has disappeared in several big withdrawals spent by Helen's husband...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2009

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

Berg, Elizabeth.

Summary: To each of the men and women in this story, this reunion means something different. A last opportunity to say something long left unsaid, an escape from the bleaker realities of everyday life, a means to save a marriage on the rocks, or an opportunity to bond with a slightly estranged daughter, if only over what her mother should wear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Ber

Berg, Elizabeth.

Summary: A powerful love story that is quite out of the ordinary. Myra Lipinsky is an older woman who has resigned herself to spending her life alone until she comes in contact with a new patient. Chip Reardon had been the most popular boy in high school whom she had adored from afar, and they become involved in complicated relationship of memories and longing.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2001

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

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD Fiction Berg 2001

Berg, Elizabeth.

Summary: Sharing nothing in common except their 16-year-old daughter, divorced parents John and Irene reconnect in the wake of a devastating tragedy and discover things about each other that they had not revealed during their marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2011

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Berg, Elizabeth.

Summary: In this superb novel by the beloved author of Talk Before Sleep , The Pull of the Moon , and Until the Real Thing Comes Along , a woman re-creates her life after divorce by opening up her house and her heart. Samantha's husband has left her, and after a spree of overcharging at Tiffany's, she settles down to reconstruct a life for herself and her eleven-year-old son. Her eccentric mother...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Publishing Group 2000

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Berg, Elizabeth.

Summary: Relish the exquisite moments of ordinary life. These 14 complete stories offer reconciliations, moments of truth, and awakening appreciation for life's simple gifts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2002

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