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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: The story of illegal aliens in California, told through the eyes of two very different couples, one well-off Anglos, the other illegal Mexicans living in a canyon. The novel chronicles their relationship against the background of growing hostility between immigrants and natives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1995

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Recounts the life of Frank Lloyd Wright as told through the experiences of the four women who loved him: the Montenegrin beauty Olgivanna Milanoff; the passionate Southern belle Maud Miriam Noel; the spirited Mamah Cheney, tragically killed; and his young first wife, Kitty Tobin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2009

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Summary: Set in contemporary Northern California, The Harder They Come explores the volatile connections between three damaged people -- an aging ex-Marine and Vietnam veteran, his psychologically unstable son, and the son's paranoid, much older lover -- as they careen towards an explosive confrontation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2015

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: The lives of three women on turn-of-the-twentieth-century San Miguel are shaped by ambition and circumstance, including the wife of a Civil War veteran who hopes to recover her health, her rebellious daughter, and a librarian who wonders if the island's peace will endure.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

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Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2005

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Felix is a quitter, with a poor track record behind him. Until the day the opportunity presents itself to make half a million dollars tax-free - by nurturing 390 acres of cannabis in the lonely hills of northern California.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin 1985

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Deaf Dana Halter is falsley arrested for assault with a deadly weapon, auto theft, and passing bad checks, while William Wilson has been living a blameless life of criminal excess at her expense. Dana and her boyfriend Bridger set out to track him down.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2006

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2005

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2006

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Traces an incrementally violent confrontation between a National Park Service biologist who would eradicate invasive wildlife on the Channel Islands and two locals who are fiercely opposed to the killing of any creatures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Summary: In 1943, LSD is synthesized in Basel. Two decades later, a coterie of grad students at Harvard are gradually drawn into the inner circle of renowned psychologist and psychedelic drug enthusiast Timothy Leary. Fitzhugh Loney, a psychology Ph.D. student and his wife, Joanie, become entranced by the drug's possibilities such that their "research" becomes less a matter of clinical trials and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Summary: "From the title story, which features a so-called relive box that allows users to experience anew almost any moment from their past, to 'The Five-Pound Burrito,' the tale of a man aiming to build the biggest burrito in town, the twelve stories in this collection represent a whole new way of looking at the world"--From publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: The author's sixth collection of short stories displays his wide-ranging interests in everything from abortion doctors to air rage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2001

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Set in 1970, Drop City, a California commune, decides to relocate to Alaska, where tensions rise between the commune and a group of homesteaders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2003

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Young Japanese seaman Hiro Tanaka, inspired by dreams of the City of Brotherly Love and trained in the ways of the samurai, jumps ship off the coast of Georgia and swims into a net of rabid rednecks, genteel ladies, descendants of slaves, and the denizens of an artists' colony. In the hands of T. Coraghessan Boyle, praised by Digby Diehl in Playboy as "one of the most exciting young fiction...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1991

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: A collection of stories includes such diverse themes as a death-defying stunt man, a retired primatologist troubled by the "civilized" world, 1960s survivors "stuck" in that decade, and a freshly-marketed Ayatollah.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1989

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: The lives of three women on turn-of-the-20th-century San Miguel are shaped by ambition and circumstance, including the wife of a Civil War veteran who hopes to recover her health, her rebellious aspiring actress daughter and a librarian who wonders if the island's peace will endure in the face of looming war.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: With trademark imagination, T.C. Boyle presents a collection of fourteen short stories. In the volume's title story, Victor, a feral boy in Napoleonic France, is captured and is introduced to civilization for the first time. However it is the child't captors that end up learning the most about humanity and civility.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2010

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan

Summary: Sealed inside a glass enclosure designed as a prototype for a possible off-Earth colony, eight Terranauts in the 1990s Arizona desert test their skills in five biome environments that they must protect from skeptics who would sabotage the mission.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: "It is the year 2025, and Tyrone O'Shaughnessy Tierwater is eking out a bleak living in Southern California, managing a pop star's private menagerie of the species "only a mother could love" - scruffy hyenas, jackals, warthogs and three down-at-the-mouth lions. Global warming is a reality. The biosphere has collapsed in a grim but pointed way, and most of the major mammalian species - not to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2000

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: A virginal man with a beautiful wife accepts a job as an assistant to Dr. Alfred Kinsey, a charming professor whose life's calling is sex.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2004

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: A love story early this century on a young millionaire who has gone mad and his loyal wife. For twenty years, suffragette Katherine McCormick awaits a cure while doctors treat Stanley in his palatial mansion in California. They won't allow her visits because he cannot look at a woman without attacking her, so the couple's only contact is by telephone.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1998

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: Laced with comic wit, this is a story of Dr. John Kellogg's infamous spa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1993

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Boyle, T. Coraghessan.

Summary: The lives of three women on turn-of-the-twentieth-century San Miguel are shaped by ambition and circumstance, including the wife of a Civil War veteran who hopes to recover her health, her rebellious daughter, and a librarian who wonders if the island's peace will endure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

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