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Tintera, Amy

Summary: Clara is ready to fight back against her abusive father, against the only life she's ever known, and most of all, against scrabs, the earth-dwelling monsters that are currently ravaging the world. When an opportunity arises for Clara to join an international monster-fighting squad, she jumps at the chance. Training with her teammates, Clara realizes what fighting monsters really means: sore...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2020

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

Gilbert, Kelly Loy

Summary: Knowing that the friendships she depends on will change when her parents split up, Beth witnesses a private act of violence in her crush's home before forging a pact with her friends to offer support in the face of a life-altering decision.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster/BFYR 2020

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

Leotta, Allison.

Summary: A thrilling ride through D.C.'s criminal justice, as Assistant U.S. Attorney Anna Curtis makes a series of choices that jeopardizes her career, her relationships, and her very life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEO

Fontaine, Valérie

Summary: "The young girl tells us that her mom's new friend is just like the big bad wolf. At first the wolf is sweet and kind to her mom, though the girl notices the wolf's cold eyes from the very beginning. When her mom arrives home late one day, the wolf suddenly hurls angry words and terrible names at her. From that day on her mother doesn't smile anymore. The girl is careful to clean her room and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Groundwood Books/House of Anansi Press 2021

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Wiggs, Susan

Summary: At the break of dawn, Caroline Shelby returns home to Oysterville, Washington, a tiny coastal hamlet, a place she thought she'd left forever. With her are two orphaned children for whom she is now legal guardian, a role she's not sure she's ready for. But the town has changed. For solace, Caroline returns to her favorite place: the sewing shop owned by Mrs. Lindy Bloom, where she discovers that...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2019

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

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

Wiggs, Susan

Summary: At the break of dawn, Caroline Shelby returns home to Oysterville, Washington, a tiny coastal hamlet, a place she thought she'd left forever. With her are two orphaned children for whom she is now legal guardian, a role she's not sure she's ready for. But the town has changed. For solace, Caroline returns to her favorite place: the sewing shop owned by Mrs. Lindy Bloom, where she discovers that...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Wiggs, Susan

Summary: At the break of dawn, Caroline Shelby rolls into Oysterville, Washington, a tiny hamlet at the edge of the raging Pacific. She's come home. Home to a place she thought she'd left forever, home of her heart and memories, but not her future. Ten years ago, Caroline launched a career in the glamorous fashion world of Manhattan. But her success in New York imploded on a wave of scandal and tragedy,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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Hamilton, Steve

Summary: Alex McKnight is happier than he can remember being in a long time. And it's all because of a woman - Natalie Reynaud, a Canadian police officer. When they take a romantic weekend together at an old luxury hotel, however, they receive an unexpected message - someone has left a hat filled with snow, and a note that reads, "I know who you are." As Alex searches for an explanation, he must face up...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M HAM

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI MYSTERY Ham

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS Hamil

Arnett, Kristen.

5 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "From the author of the New York Times-bestselling sensation Mostly Dead Things: a surprising and moving story of two mothers, one difficult son, and the limitations of marriage, parenthood, and love If she's being honest, Sammie Lucas is scared of her son. Working from home in the close quarters of their Florida house, she lives with one wary eye peeled on Samson, a sullen, unknowable boy who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2021

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC ARN

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC ARN

Iles, Greg.

Summary: Laurel Shields, thirty-five and mother of two, is married to Warren, a prominent local physician under investigation for suspected fraud. But Laurel has problems of her own. She's pregnant, and the father may not be her husband. When Warren finds evidence of her affair, her day becomes a terrifying ordeal and her home the vortex of a nerve-wracking siege.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M ILE

Callen, Rocky

Summary: After committing suicide just before high school graduation, Ellie Walker haunts her home and school, reflecting on her life of domestic violence, friendship with August, and dreams of a writing career. Includes list of resources for people in crisis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2020

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

Carey, M. R.

Summary: Divorceé Liz Kendall is devoted to her two kids, and most people who know her know that she wouldn't hurt a fly. But there's another side to Liz-- one that's dark and malicious. She will do anything to get her way, no matter how extreme. And when this alter ego takes control, the consequences are devastating. Teenaged Fran is a surviver of childhood abduction; she's protected by her imaginary...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit, Hachette Book Group 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CAR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION CAR

King, A. S. (Amy Sarig)

Summary: When Sarah, a talented artist, finds her creativity blocked, she confronts visions of her past and future selves before realizing the truth of her parents' marriage.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Allen, Charlotte Vale

Summary: To escape her husband's unpredictable rages; Grace fled to her brother Gus's home in Vermont, along with her infant daughter. Now, Grace is a successful author with her own web site. She is puzzled when she receives a strange e-mail from another troubled woman named Stephanie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2002

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Gardner, Lisa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS GAR

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Grebe, Camilla.

Summary: A follow-up to Some Kind of Peace finds psychologist Siri Bergman organizing a support group for victims of domestic abuse against a backdrop of a brutal beating murder for which the only witness is a traumatized 5-year-old girl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

O'Dell, Tawni.

Summary: Coal mining community deputy Ivan Zoschenko remembers the injury that ended his football career, prepares for a former teammate's release from prison, and confronts a secret that has troubled his conscience.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ODE

Conklin, Melanie

Summary: "Ever since her father died in a terrible accident, Maddy Gaines has worried a lot. She calls the police so often that she's on a first-name basis with the Sheriff. When a new boy moves to town, Maddy is convinced that he's not who he says he is-he's a boy who went missing six months ago. Maddy, her dog, her best friend, and her stepdad team up to see what he's hiding"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney * Hyperion 2020

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CON

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

Roberts, Nora

Summary: Within the walls of a tasteful, perfectly kept house in North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains, young Zane Bigelow feels like a prisoner of war. Strangers -- and even Zane's own aunt across the lake -- see his parents as a successful surgeon and his stylish wife, making appearances at their children's ballet recitals and baseball games. Zane and his sister know the truth: There is something...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2019

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

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Roberts, Nora

Summary: "From the #1 New York Times bestselling author, a novel about the power of family to harm -- and to heal. Within the walls of a tasteful, perfectly kept house in North Carolina's Blue Ridge Mountains, young Zane Bigelow feels like a prisoner of war. Strangers -- and even Zane's own aunt across the lake -- see his parents as a successful surgeon and his stylish wife, making appearances at their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

Copies Available at Interlochen

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Roberts 2019

Davenport, Randi

Summary: Vowing to not enter a marriage filled with violence like her mother and her grandmother did, 17 year-old Marie dreams of independence in 1907 Wisconsin while working for an older man who thinks she belongs to him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAV

Elgar, Emily

Summary: A small town's beloved family. A shocking, senseless crime--and the dark secret at the heart of it all. Everyone in Ashford, Cornwall, knows Meg Nichols and her daughter, Grace. Meg has been selflessly caring for Grace for years, and Grace--smiling and optimistic in spite of her many illnesses--adores her mother. So when Meg is found brutally bludgeoned in her bed and her daughter missing, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ELG

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ELG

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC ELG

Treadway, Jessica

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graywolf Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRE

Gardner, Lisa.

Summary: As a sniper with the elite Massachusetts State Police SWAT Team, Bobby Dakota saved a woman and her young son by shooting her armed husband. But vicious rumors begin to circulate the next morning when Bobby loses his gun and his privileges. It turns out the dead man was the son of a prominent Boston judge and had accused his wife of poisoning their son. Facing awkward stares and a crippling...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2005

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

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