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Regan, Katy

Summary: About a Boy meets Parenthood in this smart, big-hearted love story about a family for whom everything changed one night, a decade ago, and the young boy who unites them all. Ten-year-old Zac Hutchinson collects facts: octopuses have three hearts, Usain Bolt is the fastest man on earth . But no one will tell him the one thing he wants to know most: who his father is and where he went. When Zac's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC REG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REG

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REG

Harman, Patricia

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Though the Great Depression is behind the them, troubles are not, for Europe is at war. It is only be a matter of time before the U.S. enters the fray. In the town of Hope River, midwife Patience Hester's husband, Daniel has vowed never to take up arms again; he saw too much bloodshed during the First World War. When he is imprisoned for his beliefs, Patience and their four children are left...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAR

Ridker, Andrew

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: A professor at a Midwestern college invites his estranged children to reconcile with him at his St. Louis home, but he is also after the large fortune his ex-wife left the children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Lewis, Kristyn Kusek

Summary: Greyhill, Virginia, refuge of old money, old mansions, and old-fashioned ideas about who belongs and who doesn't, just got a few new residents. When Bess Warner arrives in town with her husband Cole and their kids, she thinks she knows what to expect. But Bess quickly discovers that fitting in is easier said than done.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wolitzer, Meg

3 holds on 5 copies

Summary: Greer Kadetsky is a shy college freshman when she meets the woman she hopes will change her life. Faith Frank, dazzlingly persuasive and elegant at sixty-three, has been a central pillar of the women's movement for decades, a figure who inspires others to influence the world. Upon hearing Faith speak for the first time, Greer- madly in love with her boyfriend, Cory, but still full of longing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WOL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WOL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WOL

Dubus, Andre

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Daniel Ahearn lives a quiet, solitary existence in a seaside New England town. Forty years ago, following a shocking act of impulsive violence on his part, his daughter, Susan, was ripped from his arms by police. Now in her forties, Susan still suffers from the trauma of a night she doesn't remember, as she struggles to feel settled, to love a man and create something that lasts. Lois, her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton & Company 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DUB

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC DUB
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Noblin, Annie England

Summary: Returning for the funeral of the aunt who raised them, the sisters must stay together in their childhood home, faced with a puzzle that may affect all their futures. As they rekindle the bonds they had as children they learn that the happiness that has appeared so elusive may be right here at home, just waiting to be claimed.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Nicholls, David

Summary: "David Nicholls brings the wit and intelligence that graced his enormously popular New York Times bestseller, One Day, to a compellingly human, deftly funny new novel about what holds marriages and families together--and what happens, and what we learn about ourselves, when everything threatens to fall apart. Douglas Petersen may be mild-mannered, but behind his reserve lies a sense of humor...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NIC

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NIC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Nicholls 2014

McCullough, Colleen

Summary: "Returning to the sweeping romantic saga, Colleen McCullough presents a new major work: the story of four unforgettable sisters navigating work, love, and their dreams in 1920s Australia. Because they are two sets of twins, the four Latimer sisters are as close as can be. They are famous throughout New South Wales for their beauty, wit, and ambition, but as they step into womanhood, they are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McCullough 2014

Stewart, Amy.

Summary: Living in virtual isolation years after the revelation of a painful family secret, Constance Kopp is terrorized by a belligerent silk factory owner and fights back in ways outside the norm for early twentieth-century women.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS STE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY STE

O'Donnell, Lisa

Summary: Eleven-year-old Michael Murray is the best at keeping secrets. He listens at doors; it's the only way to find out anything. And Michael's heard a secret, one that might explain the bruises on his mother's face. When the whispers at home and on the street become too loud to ignore, Michael begins to wonder if there is an even bigger. Scared of what might happen if anyone finds out, and desperate...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC O'DO

Francis, Wendy

Summary: "Three sisters and their families come together for their annual summer vacation on Cape Cod, where beloved traditions and long-held assumptions are jeopardized by the secrets each brings from home"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Paperbacks 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRA

Meyler, Deborah.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lane, Harriet

Summary: "On the face of it, Emma and Nina have very little in common. Isolated and exhausted by early motherhood, Emma finds her confidence is fading fast. Nina--sophisticated, generous, effortlessly in control--seems to have all the answers. It's easy to see why Emma is drawn to Nina. But what does Nina see in her? A seemingly innocent friendship slowly develops into a dangerous game of cat and mouse...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION LAN

Corporon, Yvette Manessis.

Summary: "A richly-told debut novel of one woman's journey to her grandmother's home in Greece, where the past and present collide and a fateful decision must be made"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION COR

Stewart, Amy.

Summary: Living in virtual isolation years after the revelation of a painful family secret, Constance Kopp is terrorized by a belligerent silk factory owner and fights back in ways outside the norm for early twentieth-century women.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit FIC STE

Maum, Courtney

Summary: A romance in reverse is set in Paris and London and follows an artist's attempts to fall back in love with his wife after the end of his affair, an effort that is challenged by the sale of a personal painting and his wife's discovery of his infidelity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A Touchstone Book, published by Simon & Schuster 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAU

Frank, Judith

Summary: "For years, Matthew Greene and Daniel Rosen have enjoyed a quiet domestic life together in Northampton, Massachusetts. Opposites in many ways, they have grown together and made their relationship work. But when they learn that Daniel's twin brother and sister-in-law have been killed in a bombing in Jerusalem, their lives are suddenly, utterly transformed. In dealing with their families and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRA

Rotert, Rebecca

Summary: "A highly ambitious and stylish literary debut set against the 1960's Chicago jazz scene about a talented but troubled singer's heartbreaking relationship with her precocious ten-year-old daughter"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rotert 2014

O'Reilly, Brian.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: MP3CD FIC O'RE

Gulley, Philip

Summary: "Thanks to an unexpected windfall, Sam Gardner's congregation (with the exception of a few malcontents) is eager to expand their meetinghouse. But before building can commence, the County Environmental Board and the Department of Natural Resources put the quietus on the plan. A colony of endangered Indiana bats have made the tree beside the meetinghouse, and the meetinghouse attic, their place...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FICTION GUL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gulley 2016

Evans, Richard Paul.

Summary: "The second holiday love story in New York Times bestselling author Richard Paul Evans's Mistletoe Collection. At thirty-two Kimberly Rossetti, a finance officer at a Lexus car dealership, has had her heart broken more times than she wants to remember. With two failed engagements, a divorce and again alone with no prospects, she hardly seems the type to dream of being a published romance...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Seasonal Adult Collection, Call number: FIC EVA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: FICTION EVA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Evans 2015

Karon, Jan

Summary: "After five hectic years of retirement from Lord's Chapel, Father Tim Kavanagh returns with his wife, Cynthia, to Mitford where he - and his beloved friends and family - face the challenge of settling into the next phase of their lives"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnams Sons 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION KAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Karon 2014

Karon, Jan

Summary: After twelve years of wrestling with the conflicts of retirement, Father Tim Kavanagh realizes he doesn't need a steady job to prove himself. Then he's given one--but what, exactly, does it prove? Meanwhile, newly married Dooley and Lace face a crisis that empties their bank account and turns their household upside down. Is the honeymoon over? Is this where real life begins?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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