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Albert, Susan Wittig

Summary: It looks like the music has ended for Darling's favorite barbershop quartet, the Lucky Four Clovers - just days before the Dixie Regional Barbershop Competition. Another unlucky break: a serious foul-up in Darling's telephone system - and not a penny for repairs. And while liquor is legal again, moonshine isn't. Sheriff Buddy Norris needs a little luck when he goes into Briar Swamp to confront...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Persevero Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Albert, Susan Wittig

Summary: Mildred Kilgore and Earlynne Biddle are planning to open a bakery on the square-if they can come up with the right recipes. Charlie Dickens faces two of the biggest puzzles of his career as an investigative reporter, and one of them involves his wife. Cute little Cupcake's talent as a singer and dancer makes her a tempting target for an unscrupulous exploiter. Lizzy must enlist the Dahlias to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Perseveto Press 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M ALB

Waxman, Abbi

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Young widow Lilian Girvan can't see the garden for the weeds... It's been three years since her husband was killed in a car accident and Lilian is still getting used to being sane--after that one early breakdown. She's happy just being able to get her two girls to school every morning, keep her illustrating job, and catch up on her favorite TV shows with her sister. She's not exactly in a rut;...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2017

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White, Barbara Claypole

Summary: Following her husband's death, gardener Tilly Silverberg returns to England where she embarks on a relationship with American software developer James Nealy, who, to conquer his fears and compulsions, needs to plant a garden.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Mapson, Jo-Ann.

Summary: After leaving her no-good rodeo boyfriend, Mary Madigan ends up in Oklahoma Creek where she meets journalist Rick, pregnant Phoebe, and HIV-positive Ness, all of whom join forces to help, comfort, and love each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAP

Humphreys, Helen

Summary: A young woman gardner Gwen Davis flees to the Devon countryside where she will be in charge of a Land Army group of young girls who are to plant food crops on a country estate. At the estate along with the girls a regiment of Canadian soldiers live and form friendships, etc. Gwen comes to know herself and others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beeler Large Print 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Eglin, Anthony.

Summary: "Alex and Kate Sheppard have found their dream house. Nestled deep in the Wiltshire countryside and surrounded by a two-acre walled garden, The Parsonage was to be their own little paradise. Soon after moving in, they make an impossible exciting discovery. Defying the laws of nature and science, a blue rosebush is flourishing in their walled garden. The Sheppards' are plunged into a world of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Eglin, Anthony.

Summary: Searching for a missing botanist friend, Lawrence Kingston discovers that the missing man had been experimenting with aquatic plants and had been on the verge of announcing a horticultural breakthrough that could generate billions of dollars in revenue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGL

Hirahara, Naomi

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delta Trade Paperbacks 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIR

Ripley, Ann.

Summary: Hoping to get great footage for her public television show, "Gardening with Nature," Louise Eldridge comes to the Bethesda Garden Club's famous spring plant sale, but her thoughts quickly turn to sleuthing when the club's president is shot in her own driveway.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Eglin, Anthony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGL

Albert, Susan Wittig.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Martin, Lee

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAR

Hill, Patti (Patti Ann)

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point 2005

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

Audur A. Olafsdottir

Summary: For Lobbi, the tragic passing of his mother proves to be a profound catalyst. Their shared love of tending rare roses in her greenhouse inspires him to leave his studies behind and travel to a remote village monastery to restore its once fabulous gardens. While transforming the garden under the watchful eye of a cinephile monk, he is surprised by a visit from Anna, a friend of a friend with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: AmazonCrossing 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Olafsdottir 2009

Barsa, Michael

Summary: The adult son of an acclaimed horror writer is forced to confront his family's past after the "accidental" death of his parents. When his father, a critically acclaimed horror writer, dies in a car accident, Milo is free. No more nightmarish readings, spooky animal rites, or moonlit visions of his father in the woods with a notebook and vampire make-up. Milo settles into a quiet life and begins...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Underland Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Albert, Susan Wittig.

Summary: The country may be struggling through the Great Depression, but the good ladies of Darling, Alabama, are determined to keep their chins up and their town beautiful. Their garden club, the Darling Dahlias, has just inherited a new clubhouse and garden, complete with two beautiful cucumber trees in full bloom. But life in Darling is not all garden parties and rosemary lemonade. When local blond...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Albert, Susan Wittig.

Summary: Rumors are sprouting in Depression-era Darling, Alabama. The town's newest visitors, Nona Jean Jamison and Miss Lake, may be the Naughty and Nice Sisters from the Ziegfeld Frolic, who specialize in dancing nearly naked. The Dahlias suspect more than modesty when Nona denies her association.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Albert, Susan Wittig.

Summary: "The eleven o'clock lady has always been one of garden club president Liz Lacy's favorite spring wildflowers. The plant is so named because the white blossoms don't open until the sun shines directly on them and wakes them up. But another Eleven O'Clock Lady is never going to wake up again. Rona Jean Hancock--a telephone switchboard operator who earned her nickname because her shift ended at...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M ALB

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY ALB

Tan, Twan Eng

Summary: "Malaya, 1951. Yun Ling Teoh, the scarred lone survivor of a brutal Japanese wartime camp, seeks solace among the jungle-fringed tea plantations of Cameron Highlands. There she discovers Yugiri, the only Japanese garden in Malaya, and its owner and creator, the enigmatic Aritomo, exiled former gardener of the emperor of Japan. Despite her hatred of the Japanese, Yun Ling seeks to engage Aritomo...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Weinstein Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P TAN

Albert, Susan Wittig

Summary: When the Texas Star herself--aviatrix Miss Lily Dare, the fastest woman in the world--is threatened and her plane sabotaged, the Darling Dahlias must weed through the rumors to find the truth to take down a saboteur who may be propelled by revenge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M ALB

Mapson, Jo-Ann.

Summary: Four wounded women heal their hearts by opening a flower farm together, where they rediscover the importance of friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAP

Harris, Rosemary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Kane, Jessica Francis

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: A beautifully observed and deeply funny novel of May Attaway, a university gardener who sets out on an odyssey to reconnect with four old friends over the course of a year. At forty, May Attaway is more at home with plants than people. Over the years, she's turned inward, finding pleasure in language, her work as a gardener, and keeping her neighbors at arm's length while keenly observing them....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Kane 2019

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