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Clark, Janice

Summary: A gothic, literary adventure set in New England, Janice Clark's haunting debut chronicles one hundred years of a once prosperous and now crumbling whaling family, told by its last surviving member.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Delinsky, Barbara.

Summary: Emily Aulenbach is thirty, a lawyer married to a lawyer, working in Manhattan. An idealist, she had once dreamed of representing victims of corporate abuse, but she spends her days in a cubicle talking with victims of tainted bottle water and she's on the bottler's side.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Fallon, Siobhan.

Summary: A collection of interconnected stories relates the experiences of Fort Hood military wives who share a poignant vigil during which they raise children while waiting for their husbands to return.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor 2011

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

Fishman, Zoe.

Summary: From the author of Driving Lessons, Saving Ruth, and Balancing Acts comes a poignant breakout novel about a single mother who inherits a beautiful beach house with a caveat--she must take care of the ornery elderly woman who lives in it.For years, Maggie Sheets has been an invisible hand in the glittering homes of wealthy New York City clients, scrubbing, dusting, mopping, and doing all she can...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Galenorn, Yasmine

Summary: It's been a long and devastating week. Back in Otherworld, war has decimated the elfin city of Elqaneve, our father has gone missing, and Shadow Wing has managed to obtain another spirit seal. On the home front, somebody burned down my bar, the Wayfarer, killing eight people, including a friend. To make matters worse, we still haven't found a way to stop Lowestar Radcliff--the daemon in charge...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Macomber, Debbie.

Summary: "Now wedding bells are ringing in the tight-knit community that gathers around A Good Yarn, a store in a pretty Seattle neighborhood" --

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

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

McGowan, Kathleen

Summary: Maureen Pascal uncovers a scandal in Renaissance Italy and must face a descendant of the mad monk Savonarola and a 500-year-old vendetta that threatens Maureen's life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2010

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Messud, Claire

Summary: Nora Eldridge, a 37-year-old elementary school teacher in Cambridge, Massachusetts, who long ago abandoned her ambition to be a successful artist, has become the 'woman upstairs', a reliable friend and tidy neighbor always on the fringe of others' achievements. Then into her classroom walks Reza Shahid, a child who enchants as if from a fairy tale. When Reza is attacked by schoolyard bullies...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: Paige's mother left when she was five. When Paige becomes a mother herself, she is overwhelmed by the demands. Unable to forget her past, Paige struggles with the difficulties of marriage and motherhood.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio/Books on Tape 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: Ruth Jefferson is a labor and delivery nurse at a Connecticut hospital with more than twenty years' experience. During her shift, Ruth begins a routine checkup on a newborn, only to be told a few minutes later that she's been reassigned to another patient. The parents are white supremacists and don't want Ruth, who is African American, to touch their child. The hospital complies with their...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Pic

Trigiani, Adriana.

Summary: Valentine Roncalli is finally getting her fairytale ending on the roof of the Angelini Shoe Company. Gianluca Vechiarelli is the man of her dreams. But is life ever easy? Once the whirlwind of the wedding dies down, Valentine quickly realizes that juggling her beloved shoe company with marriage and an upcoming family will be the most difficult balancing act she's had to learn. Combined with the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2013

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC TRI

Vanderpool, Clare.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Abilene Tucker is the daughter of a drifter who, in the summer of 1936, sends her to stay with an old friend in Manifest, Kansas, where he grew up, and where she hopes to find out some things about his past. Over the summer she pieces together his story. Having heard stories about Manifest, Abilene is disappointed to find that it's just a dried-up, worn-out old town. But her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD VAN

Walton, Leslye J. (Leslye Jo Anne)

Summary: "Generations of the Roux family have learned this lesson the hard way. Foolish love appears to be the family birthright, in fact, which casts an ominous fate for its most recent progeny: twins Ava and Henry Lavender. Henry is mute for much of his young life, and Ava -- in all other ways a normal girl -- is born with the wings of a bird. In a quest to understand her peculiar disposition and a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2014

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

Summary: Who was? series offers a detailed account of a famous figure's life.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 609.2 SCI

Abeles, Vicki

Summary: Vicki Abeles taps into the grassroots communities across the nation to find the solutions to our education, which publishes simultaneously with the release of her new documentary. Pulling from powerful anecdotes and convincing new research, Abeles presents inspirational, quantifiable success stories and shows how anyone, students, parents, and educators, can effect change. Teachers who cut...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 370 ABE

Alcott, Kate

Summary: Moving to the mill city of Lowell in 1832 to escape farm life, young Alice is disillusioned by the local factory's harsh working conditions and struggles to advocate on their behalf while recklessly falling in love with the mill owner's son.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Alcott, Kate.

Summary: Taking a job at the studio where David O. Selznick is filming "Gone with the Wind," Julie Crawford becomes an assistant to Carole Lombard, a rising actress from Julie's hometown who embarks on a scandalous affair with Clark Gable.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2015

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Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)

Summary: Pru Dunning has a successful boyfriend, a thriving career, and a truly comfortable life. But then the strange voicemails start. Scarletta, as the woman calls herself, seems to know Pru, although Pru certainly doesn't know her. Pru begins to investigate, but carefully, because if anyone found out about these lewd, threatening messages--filled with details that no stranger could possibly...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2019

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

Casey, Susan

Summary: A breathtaking look into the mysterious world of dolphins and their conflicted history with man. Since the dawn of recorded history, humans have felt a kinship with the sleek and beautiful dolphin, an animal whose playfulness, sociability, and intelligence seems like an aquatic mirror of mankind. In recent decades, scientists have discovered dolphins recognize themselves in reflections, count,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 599 CAS

Gideon, Melanie

Summary: Alice Buckle has been happily married for 20 years, but she craves excitement. And that's just what she gets when she's chosen to be an anonymous source for a research study about marriage. As she confesses her deepest secrets, desires, and fears about her marriage to an unnamed researcher, she finds herself questioning the stability of her marriage, and if she even wants to remain married at all.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Gurley, Jason.

Summary: Eleanor and Esmerelda are identical twins with a secret language all their own, inseparable until a terrible accident claims Esme's life. Eleanor's family is left in tatters. Years pass, and Eleanor's painful reality begins to unravel in strange ways. The first time it happens, she walks through a school doorway, and finds herself in a cornfield, beneath wide blue skies. One fateful day,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2016

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

Kerman, Piper.

Summary: "With a career, a boyfriend, and a loving family, Piper Kerman barely resembles the reckless young woman who delivered a suitcase of drug money ten years ago. But that past has caught up with her. Convicted and sentenced to fifteen months at the infamous federal correctional facility in Danbury, Connecticut, the well-heeled Smith College alumna is now inmate #11187-424-- one of the millions of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 365.43 KER

MacAlister, Katie.

Summary: It's not easy finding love when you're nine hundred years old . . . And undead Romance novelist Christian Dante is sexy and arrogant, a true alpha male. He's also a Dark One (aka vampire), doomed to spend eternity cruising the singles scene in search of the one woman who can redeem his soul. But finally he's found the love that Fate has chosen for him. Too bad she sees dead people and likes to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

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Malone, Marianne.

Summary: A magical coin coin leads sixth-graders Ruthie and Jack to 1753 Massachusetts and to Jack's pirate ancestor when they return to the Art Institute of Chicago's miniature Thorne Rooms on a mission to restore an African American family's reputation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2013

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