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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: Eighteen-year-old Anna Frith tells the story of her remote English village, Eyam, which was infected by the plague in 1666 and where, persuaded by their vicar, the townspeople decided to quarantine themselves.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2010

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Brooks, Geraldine

Summary: Traces the arc of King David's journey from obscurity to fame, from shepherd to soldier, from hero to traitor, from beloved king to murderous despot and into his remorseful and diminished dotage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2015

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: A richly imagined new novel from the author of the New York Times bestseller, People of the Book. Once again, Geraldine Brooks takes a remarkable shard of history and brings it to vivid life. In 1665, a young man from Martha's Vineyard became the first Native American to graduate from Harvard College. Upon this slender factual scaffold, Brooks has created a luminous tale of love and faith,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA, Inc. 2011

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: "A rich and utterly absorbing novel about the life of King David, from the Pulitzer Prize winning author of People of the Book and March. With more than two million copies of her novels sold, New York Times bestselling author Geraldine Brooks has achieved both popular and critical acclaim. Now, Brooks takes on one of literature's richest and most enigmatic figures: a man who shimmers between...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2015

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: Growing up in the tiny settlement of Great Harbor amid a small band of pioneers and Puritans, Bethia Mayfield yearns for an education that is closed to her due to her gender. As soon as she can, she slips away to explore the island's glistening beaches and observes its native Wampanoag inhabitants. At twelve, she encounters Caleb, the young son of a chieftain, and the two forge a secret...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group 2011

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: In 1996, Hanna Heath, a young Australian book conservator is called to analyze the famed Sarajevo Haggadah, a priceless six-hundred-year-old Jewish prayer book that has been salvaged from a destroyed Bosnian library. When Hanna discovers a series of artifacts in the centuries' old, she unwittingly exposes an international cover up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2008

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: Based on the story of King David, traces his journey from an obscure shepherd to a hero and king before his fall.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group 2015

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Brooks, Geraldine.

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Summary: Eighteen-year-old Anna Frith tells the story of her remote English village, Eyam, which was infected by the plague in 1666 and where, persuaded by their vicar, the townspeople decided to quarantine themselves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2002

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: Once again, the author takes a remarkable shard of history and brings it to vivid life. In 1665, a young man from Martha's Vineyard became the first Native American to graduate from Harvard College. Upon this slender factual scaffold, she has created a luminous tale of love and faith, magic and adventure. The narrator of the story is Bethia Mayfield, growing up in the tiny settlement of Great...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: Once again, Geraldine Brooks takes a remarkable shard of history and brings it to vivid life. In 1665, a young man from Martha's Vineyard became the first Native American to graduate from Harvard College. Upon this slender factual scaffold, Brooks has created a luminous tale of love and faith, magic and adventure. Bethia Mayfield, growing up in the tiny settlement of Great Harbor amid a small...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2011

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: The narrator of Caleb's Crossing is Bethia Mayfield, growing up in the tiny settlement of Great Harbor amid a small band of pioneers and Puritans. Restless and curious, she yearns after an education that is closed to her by her sex. As often as she can, she slips away to explore the island's glistening beaches and observe its native Wampanoag inhabitants. At twelve, she encounters Caleb, the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: Preserved in the cellar of her parents' home in Sydney were letters Brooks had received as a teenager from several international pen pals, around whom she spun a romantic view of the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books/Doubleday 1999

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: "As the North reels under a series of defeats during the first years of the Civil War, one man leaves behind his family to aid the Union cause. His experiences will change his marriage and challenge his ardently held beliefs"--Container.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2005

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: An extraordinary novel woven out of the lore of American history by the author of the international bestseller Year of Wonders. From Louisa May Alcott's beloved classic Little Women, Geraldine Brooks has animated the character of the absent father, March, and crafted a story "filled with the ache of love and marriage and with the power of war upon the mind and heart of one unforgettable man"...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2004

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Brooks, Geraldine.

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Summary: Examines the life of Muslim women, and the often contradictory political, religious, and cultural forces that shape their lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 1996

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: In 1996, Hanna Heath, a young Australian book conservator is called to analyze the famed Sarajevo Haggadah, a priceless six-hundred-year-old Jewish prayer book that has been salvaged from a destroyed Bosnian library. When Hanna discovers a series of artifacts in the centuries-old book binding, she unwittingly exposes an international cover up.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2008

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Brooks, Geraldine.

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2001

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Brooks, Geraldine.

Summary: When the plague visits an isolated village in the English countryside, a housemaid named Anna Frith emerges as an unlikely heroine and healer. Through Anna's eyes we follow the story of the fateful year of 1666, as she and her fellow villagers endure a self-imposed quarantine to keep the disease from spreading. As death reaches into every household and villagers turn from prayers to murderous...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2010

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