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Kidd, Sue Monk.

Summary: Inside the abbey of a Benedictine monastery on tiny Egret Island, just off the coast of South Carolina, resides a beautiful and mysterious chair ornately carved with mermaids and dedicated to a saint who, legend claims, was a mermaid before her conversion. Jessie Sullivan's conventional life has been "molded to the smallest space possible." So when she is called home to cope with her mother's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2005

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KID

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KID

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KID

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION KID

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Kidd

Kidd, Sue Monk.

Summary: Inside the abbey of a Benedictine monastery on tiny Egret Island, just off the coast of South Carolina, resides a beautiful and mysterious chair ornately carved with mermaids and dedicated to a saint who, legend claims, was a mermaid before her conversion. Jessie Sullivan's conventional life has been "molded to the smallest space possible." So when she is called home to cope with her mother's...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC Kid

Macomber, Debbie.

Summary: A novel of faith and self-discovery follows three women--all of whom join an order of nuns, and then leave--as they each embark on extraordinary journeys to discover their true place in the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MAC

Henley, Patricia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HEN

Bartolomeo, Christina.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Wells, Rebecca

Summary: Looks back to the years of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood's origins in Thornton, Louisiana, during which Vivi, Teensy, Caro, and Necie endure crises of faith, lapses in parenting, brushes with alcoholism, and glimpses into racial bigotry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Wells

Macomber, Debbie.

Summary: Almost forty years after entering the convent, three nuns decide to leave the sisterhood for the exciting and confusing world outside.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Trigiani, Adriana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TRI

Wells, Rebecca

Summary: YA-YAS IN BLOOM reveals the roots of the Ya-Yas' friendship in the 1930s and roars with all the raw power of Vivi Abbott Walker's 1962 T-Bird through sixty years of marriage, child-raising, and hair-raising family secrets.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Macomber, Debbie.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA FICTION Mac

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: Sparking enthusiasm for a play about the founding of their North Carolina mountains Catholic girls' school, a charismatic ninth grader and her recently orphaned best friend set in motion a series of events that have decades-long ramifications.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GOD

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Godwin 2009