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Morhain, Jorge Claudio

Summary: In this graphic novel adaptation of Oscar Wilde's classic story, Dorian Gray hides a monstrous secret in his attic--a portrait that ages and shows the results of his hedonistic and selfish lifestyle while he remains ever-youthful and handsome.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 MOR

Bradford, Barbara Taylor

Summary: A charismatic and ambitious businessman in Victorian England faces the tragic ruin of everything he has worked to achieve before a royal summons gives him a chance to prove his talents.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2018

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

Bailey, Martine

Summary: "'That's how it is for us servants. No one pays you much heed; mostly you're invisible as furniture. Yet you overhear a conversation here, and add a little gossip there. Then you find something, something you should not have found.' Irrepressible Biddy Leigh, under-cook at the foreboding Mawton Hall, only wants to marry her childhood sweetheart and set up her own tavern. But when her elderly...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAI

Watkins, Susan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rizzoli 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.7 WAT

Laurens, Stephanie

Summary: Marrying the seemingly delicate Lady Edwina Delbraith, Declan Frobisher discovers that his new bride is unconventional and strong-willed after she accompanies him on a secret mission that leads them to unexpected enemies-- and love. Facing unforeseen perils and unexpected enemies while battling to expose a dastardly scheme involving kidnapped British citizens in West Africa, Declan and Edwina...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAU

Summary: Silas Marner was a man who had everything, until he lost it all. Falsely accused of theft and driven out of his town, Silas starts life anew. One day, upon arriving home, he discovers a child asleep on the hearth.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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Burrowes, Grace

Summary: "As a captain in the army, Colin MacHugh led men, fixed what was broken, and fought hard. Now that he's a titled gentleman, he's still fighting-this time to keep his bachelorhood safe from all the marriage-minded debutantes. Then he meets the intriguing Miss Anwen Windham, whose demure nature masks a bonfire waiting to roar to life. When she asks for his help to raise money for the local...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forever/Hachette Book Group 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P BUR

Sancha, Sheila.

Summary: Traces a year in the Lincolnshire village of Gerneham, from ploughing through sowing, harvesting, and threshing, with illustrations of village life inspired by the fourteenth-century Luttrell Psalter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1982

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 942.037 SAN

Selznick, Brian

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: The journey begins on a ship at sea in 1766, with a boy named Billy Marvel. After surviving a shipwreck, he finds work in a London theatre. There, his family flourishes for generations as brilliant actors until 1900, when young Leontes Marvel is banished from the stage. Nearly a century later, Joseph Jervis runs away from school and seeks refuge with a reclusive uncle in London. Albert...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SEL

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SEL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Selznick 2015

Burrowes, Grace

Summary: For Miss Charlotte Windham, the best way to maintain her spinsterhood-and her independence-is a teeny, tiny brush with scandal. She chooses wealthy, handsome upstart Lucas Sherbourne as her unwitting accomplice. He's intelligent, logical, and ambitious. What Charlotte doesn't count on is that one kiss will lead them straight to the altar. Sherbourne has no love for polite society, nor is he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forever 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P BUR

Kleypas, Lisa

Summary: Dr. Garrett Gibson, the only female physician in England, has never been tempted to embark on an affair. Until now.... Ethan Ransom, a former detective for Scotland Yard, as gallant as he is secretive, is rumored to be an assassin. For one exhilarating night they give in to their potent attraction before becoming strangers again. As a Ravenel by-blow spurned by his father, Ethan has little...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Ross, Josephine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rutgers University Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.7 ROS

Burrowes, Grace

Summary: "The gossips whisper that the new Duke of Murdoch is a brute, a murderer, and even worse--a Scot. They say he should never be trusted alone with a woman. But Megan Windham sees in Hamish something different, someone different. No one was fiercer at war than Hamish MacHugh, though now the soldier faces a whole new battlefield: a London Season. To make his sisters happy, he'll take on any...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forever 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P BUR

Galsworthy, John

Summary: Chronicles the lives of a middle-class family whose values are constantly at war with its passions and love affairs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner Paperback Fiction 2002

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Tozer, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: L. Ashley 1983

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 391 TOZ

Summary: Learn more about Jane Austen and her own fascinating life at a time in England's history. Take a tour around the English landscape and see the lovely locations that inspired Jane Austen's novels.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cobra Entertainment 2002

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Emerson, Kathy Lynn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Writer's Digest Books 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.3 EME

Zamorsky, Tania.

Summary: An abridged version of the tale of Sara Crewe, a pupil at Miss Minchin's London school, who is left in poverty when her father dies but is later rescued by a mysterious benefactor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. 2005

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Cookson, Catherine.

Summary: The story of a woman whose fateful choices as a young woman exact a terrible toll not only on her life, but on the lives of those dearest to her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1993

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COO

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

Hart, Roger

Summary: Describes the life of the English people between 1485 and 1603, a period often called England's "Golden Age."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayland 1972

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 942.05 HAR

Summary: Uncertain of her future but unwilling to sacrifice her freedom, Bathsheba rejects the proposal of Gabriel Oak only to become his employer. Still in love, Gabriel can only watch as Bathsheba flirts with her neighbor, Mr. Boldwood unleashing a passionate obsession within the reserved Boldwood. Both men forsake their hearts, however, upon the arrival of the dashing soldier Frank Troy. Despite...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Home Video 2012

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

Hadlow, Janice

Summary: "What if Mary Bennet's life took a different path from that laid out for her in Pride and Prejudice? What if the frustrated intellectual of the Bennet family, the marginalized middle daughter, the plain girl who takes refuge in her books, eventually found the fulfillment enjoyed by her prettier, more confident sisters? This is the plot of The Other Bennet Sister, a debut novel with exactly the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2020

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAD

Schott, Ben

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: As a member of the Junior Ganymede Club--an association of butlers and valets that is in reality an arm of the British intelligence service--Jeeves must ferret out a Fascist spy, with the help of his hapless employer, Bertie Wooster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCH

Harrell, Rob

Summary: "In a fantastical 1860s England, every quiet little township is terrorized by a ferocious monster--much to the townsfolk's delight! Each town's unique monster is a source of local pride, not to mention tourism. Each town, that is-- except for one. Unfortunately, for the people of Stoker-on-Avon, their monster isn't quite as impressive. In fact, he's a little down in the dumps. Can the morose...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.5 HAR

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 HAR

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