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Vanderah, Glendy

2 holds on 4 copies

Summary: A mysterious child teaches two strangers how to love and trust again. After the loss of her mother and her own battle with breast cancer, Joanna Teale returns to her graduate research on nesting birds in rural Illinois, determined to prove that her recent hardships have not broken her. When a mysterious child who shows up at her cabin, barefoot and covered in bruises, Joanna enlists the help of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 2019

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Carter, Ally

Summary: Six years ago Maddie lived in Washington D.C. with her father, a Secret Service agent assigned to the President's family, and her best friend was Logan, the President's son; but after her father was wounded in an attempted kidnapping the two of them moved to a remote cabin in Alaska and Logan never replied to her letters-- but now he has suddenly turned up on her doorstep, and, while she has no...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION CAR

Davies, Jacqueline

Summary: When money disappears from fourth-grader Evan's pocket and everyone thinks that his annoying classmate Scott stole it, Evan's younger sister stages a trial involving the entire class, trying to prove what happened.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Davies 2011

Davies, Jacqueline

Summary: When money disappears from fourth-grader Evan's pocket and everyone thinks that his annoying classmate Scott stole it, Evan's younger sister stages a trial involving the entire class, trying to prove what happened.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DAV

Davies, Jacqueline

Summary: When money disappears from fourth-grader Evan's pocket and everyone thinks that his annoying classmate Scott stole it, Evan's younger sister stages a trial involving the entire class, trying to prove what happened.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

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Brown, Jennifer

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Valerie, whose boyfriend Nick committed a school shooting at the end of their junior year, struggles to cope with integrating herself back into high school life, unsure herself whether she was a hero or a villain.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2009

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

Otoshi, Kathryn

Summary: After two boys drawing their own lines realize they can connect them, a misstep creates a rift between them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE OTO

Thompson, Lauren

Summary: Two children from separate, long-feuding villages decide to put aside their hatred and build a forgiveness garden to bridge the gap between their communities and end the cycle of violence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE THO

Umrigar, Thrity N.

Summary: "From Thrity Umrigar, the critically beloved, best-selling author of The World We Found and The Space Between Us comes a profound, heartbreakingly honest novel about the beauty of forgiveness"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UMR

Higgins, Kristan.

Summary: Letting go of her ex-husband is harder than wedding-dress designer Jenny Tate expected--especially since his new wife wants to be Jenny's new best friend. Sensing this isn't exactly helping her achieve closure, Jenny trades the Manhattan skyline for her hometown up the Hudson, where she'll start her own business and bask in her sister Rachel's picture-perfect family life--and maybe even find a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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

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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arsenal Pulp Press 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EKW

Carey, Edward

Summary: "In the small Tuscan town of Collodi, a lonely woodcarver longs for the companionship of a son. One day, "as if the wood commanded me," Giuseppe--better known as Geppetto--carves for himself a pinewood boy, a marionette he hopes to take on tour worldwide. But when his handsome new creation comes magically to life, the woodcarver screams at him . . . and the boy, Pinocchio, leaps from his arms...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAR

Grisham, John.

Summary: In this novel, the careers of a golden boy rookie hitter for the Cubs and a hard-hitting Mets pitcher take very different paths. The baseball is thrilling, but it is what happens off the field that makes this story a classic.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2012

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

Macomber, Debbie.

Summary: "The Palmer sisters couldn't be more different. Karen, the eldest, is the responsible one the one who got the grades, married the perfect guy, and has two wonderful, high-achieving children. Cassie is the rebellious one, who got pregnant right after high school and married the wrong man, despite her family's misgivings. And Nicole is a free, creative spirit, who's always been indulged and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Macomber 2015

Shea, Bob

Summary: When Reuben the bear brings doughnuts to his forest friends, they discover that his pants are wet and he angrily accuses them of the dirty deed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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Shreve, Anita.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Nicky Dillon, still dealing with the loss of her mother and baby sister two years earlier, and her grieving father's sudden decision to move to an isolated New England farmhouse, takes further steps into the adult world when she and her dad find an abandoned newborn clinging to life in the woods near their home, and later come to know the young mother and learn her story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Back Bay Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHR

Brandes, Nadine

Summary: Anastasia "Nastya" Romanov must choose between using the ancient spell her father, the exiled tsar, trusted her to keep safe, or trusting Zash, a handsome Bolshevik soldier.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2019

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

Isern, Susanna

Summary: "A charming tale that invites readers to think about the emotional impact of jealousy, the importance of empathy, and the ability to forgive"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Cuento de Luz 2020

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Ansay, A. Manette.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: LP FIC ANS

Parrish, Christa.

Summary: Following her mother's death and her father's abandonment, infant Sarah Graham was left to be raised by her emotionally distant grandmother. As a child, she turned to music for comfort, but an unplanned pregnancy and the birth of a stillborn baby put a screeching halt to her potentially brilliant career. Now twenty-seven, Sarah lives hard in an attempt to escape her past. But when her estranged...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2008

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

Shreve, Anita.

Summary: Linda Fallon travels to a literary festival to give a reading from her latest work, but while she is there she encounters her former lover, Thomas James, and together, the couple share memories of their past affair.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SHR

Carr, Robyn.

2 holds on 3 copies

Summary: Arriving in the remote mountain town of Virgin River in response to an ad, recently widowed Melinda thinks that she has made a mistake, until she finds an abandoned baby on her porch and lets a former Marine into her heart.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin MIRA 2012

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Blatty, William Peter.

Summary: As state security in 1970s Albania tortures a prisoner named Dimiter, known as the American "agent from hell," the staff at Jerusalem's Hadassah Hospital becomes enmeshed in a series of unexplainable deaths, until events explode in a surprising climax.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Wick, Lori.

Summary: As a single mom and the sole proprietor of Token Creek's general store, Jessie lives day to day with her hands full and her heart broken. When the husband who abandoned her returns to town claiming he's a man changed by faith, he sets out to prove his commitment and his love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvest House Publishers 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Wick 2008

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