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Thayer, Nancy

Summary: A grandmother-granddaughter duo are eager to spend their summer together on peaceful Nantucket, but the season that unfolds brings about unforgettable surprises in New York Times best selling author Nancy Thayer's magical, multigenerational novel.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio, Inc. 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA FIC THA

Hepworth, Sally

Summary: "Neva Bradley, a third-generation midwife, is determined to keep the details surrounding her own pregnancy, including the identity of the baby's father, hidden from her family and coworkers for as long as possible. Her mother Grace finds it impossible to let this secret rest. The more Grace prods, the tighter Neva holds to her story, and the more the lifelong differences between private, quiet...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Shakespeare, William

Summary: Presents the original text of Shakespeare's play side by side with a modern version, with marginal notes and explanations and full descriptions of each character.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spark Pub. 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 822.33 Shakespeare

Shakespeare, William

Summary: Romeo and Juliet is William Shakespeare's classic tragedy about a pair of star-crossed lovers whose romance is complicated by the mutual hatred of their families for one another. Written in the 1590s, it was, and continues to be, one of Shakespeare's most popular plays. Over the centuries, its characters have become iconic embodiments of idealized youthful love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fall River Press 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 822.3 SHA

Thayer, Nancy

Summary: "Fresh off the heels of her college graduation, Eleanor's dear granddaughter, Ari, has just ended an engagement that felt less like true love and more like a chore. She longs for a change of scenery and to venture far from her parents' snobbish expectations. Taking advantage of her newfound freedom, she heads to Nantucket to clear her head before graduate school, moving in with her grandmother...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: LP FIC THA

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Thayer 2021

Summary: The story of a master chef and his three adult daughters, all of whom are seeking love and happiness in different ways.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN EAT

Ekwuyasi, Francesca

Summary: "Spanning three continents, Butter Honey Pig Bread tells the interconnected stories of three Nigerian women: Kambirinachi and her twin daughters, Kehinde and Taiye. Kambirinachi believes that she is an Ogbanje, or an Abiku, a non-human spirit that plagues a family with misfortune by being born and then dying in childhood to cause a human mother misery. She has made the unnatural choice of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arsenal Pulp Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EKW

Eicher, Jerry S.

Summary: Emma Raber has refused to remarry since her daughter Katie's daett died soon after she was born. And in an effort to keep Katie home, she has forbidden her from participating in the rumspringa tradition. When widower Jesse Mast calls for Mamm's hand in marriage, Katie hopes to move into a new phase of life and leave the old "Emma Raber's daughter" behind. But sparks fly when Jesse's children...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Summary: Three couples representing different generations come together in unexpected and surprising ways.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 1999

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA PLA

Summary: Based on the 18th century novel by Samuel Richardson, this is the original tale of fatal attraction and dangerous liasons. A wealthy young heiress, famed for her virtue, is sought by a man wishing to seduce her and destroy her reputation. For the first time in his life he becomes genuinely infatuated with his prey, and sows the seeds of his own fate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2005

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV CLA

Bagshawe, Tilly.

Summary: Born into a Hollywood dynasty, Siena McMahon seems to have a fairy-tale life. Yet behind the gates of the sprawling McMahon mansion, the family is bound together by infighting and ambition. Siena must search the dysfunctional landscape of her life for people who will help her survive and become the person she was meant to be.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Time Warner AudioBooks 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bowen, Elizabeth

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOW

Brown, Sandra

Summary: Returning to her Louisiana hometown after the suicide of her younger brother, Danny, Sayre Lynch examines the turbulent relationship between Danny and their favored older brother and begins to suspect that Danny was murdered.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004

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Cramer, W. Dale.

Summary: "A family saga of pain and reconciliation set behind the closed doors of an Amish community. Spanning three generations, the story follows the life of Will McGruder, who having fled as a young man, seeks to heal the past by bringing his new family to meet his Amish relatives"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CRA

Gamble, Terry.

Summary: Returning to her family summer home near Lake Michigan after an eleven-year absence, Maddie Addison struggles to reconnect with people she has long avoided, including a mother whose life was compromised by her husband's rigid mores.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAM

Graver, Elizabeth

Summary: Returning to Ashuant Point to escape from the chaos of rapidly changing times, Helen Porter and her son Charlie soon discover that the Point has not remained unscathed from events unfolding beyond its borders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRA

Menon, Sandhya

Summary: Pinky Kumar wears the social justice warrior badge with pride. From raccoon hospitals to persecuted rock stars, no cause is too esoteric for her to champion. But a teeny tiny part of her also really enjoys making her conservative, buttoned-up corporate lawyer parents cringe. Samir Jha might have a few...quirks remaining from the time he had to take care of his sick mother, like the endless...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MEN

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MEN

Shakespeare, William

Summary: O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore Art Thou Romeo? A tale of tragic romance! This tale unfolds in Verona, Italy, where two noble families are bitterly feuding; the Montagues and the Capulets. Romeo, a Montague, and Juliet, a Capulet, are the star-crossed lovers who rise above the feuding and pronounce their love for each other. Thought provoking and beautifully illustrated, this classic comic graphic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Trajectory, Inc. 2013

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Trollope, Anthony

Summary: "Newly restored from the original manuscript and more than a quarter longer than the existing editions: one of the finest novels from one of the greatest English novelists is finally available in the form he intended. Trollope wrote The Duke's Children,his final Palliser novel, as a four-volume work but was required by his publisher to reduce it to three, necessitating the loss of nearly...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Everyman's Library 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRO

Summary: Documents relatives of high-ranking SS and Nazi party members, describing the struggles they face trying to cope with the crimes of their ancestors.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Film Movement 2013

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC HIT

Millet, Lydia

Summary: "[This novel] follows a group of children and their families on summer vacation at a lakeside mansion. The teenage narrator Eve and the other children are contemptuous of their parents, who spend the days and nights in drunken stupor. This tension heightens when a great storm arrives and throws the house and its residents into chaos. Named for a picture Bible given to Eve's little brother Jack,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Ray, Jeanne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Ray, Jeanne.

Summary: Ruth draws on her talent for concocting delectable cakes and desserts when her family begins to disintegrate around her--her husband loses his job, her mother moves in, and her long-estranged father shows up at the door with no place to go.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAY

Robinson, Marilynne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Robinson

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