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Simsion, Graeme C.

Summary: Don is a brilliant, yet socially inept professor of genetics, who's decided it's time he found a wife. So, in his scientific manner he designs the Wife Project. Rosie fits his qualifications and is also beguiling, fiery, and intelligent. Although Don disqualifies her as a potential wife, he is suited for Rosie's project: finding her biological father. As they collaborate, a relationship forms,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2014

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Simsion, Graeme C.

Summary: Don Tillman, professor of genetics, has never been on a second date. He is a man who can count all his friends on the fingers of one hand, whose lifelong difficulty with social rituals has convinced him that he is simply not wired for romance. So when an acquaintance informs him that he would make a 'wonderful' husband, his first reaction is shock.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Simsion, Graeme C.

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Summary: Don Tillman, a professor of genetics, sets up a project designed to find him the perfect wife, starting with a questionnaire that has to be adjusted a little as he goes along. Then he meets Rosie, who is everything he's not looking for in a wife, but she ends up his friend as he helps her try and find her biological father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SIM

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIM

Clark, Mindy Starns.

Summary: Anna thought she left the tragedies of the past behind when she moved from Pennsylvania to California, but when her brother vanishes from the genetics lab where he works, Anna has no choice but to head back home. Using skills well-honed in Silicon Valley, she follows the high-tech trail her brother left behind, a trail that leads from the simple world of Amish farming to the cutting edge of DNA...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvest House Publishers 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLA

Simsion, Graeme C.

Summary: "Don Tillman, professor of genetics, has never been on a second date. He is a man who can count all his friends on the fingers of one hand, whose lifelong difficulty with social rituals has convinced him that he is simply not wired for romance. So when an acquanitance informs him that he would make a "wonderful" husband, his first reaction is shock. Yet he must concede to the statistical...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC SIM

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

Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray)

Summary: Christopher Snow is different from all the other residents of Moonlight Bay, different from anyone you've ever met. For Christopher Snow has made his peace with a very rare genetic disorder shared by only one thousand other Americans, a disorder that leaves him dangerously vulnerable to light. His life is filled with the fascinating rituals of one who must embrace the dark. He knows the night...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1998

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOO

Powers, Richard

Summary: When Chicagoan Russell Stone finds himself teaching a Creative Nonfiction class, he encounters a young Algerian woman with a disturbingly luminous presence. Thassadit Amzwar's blissful exuberance both entrances and puzzles the melancholic Russell. How can this refugee from perpetual terror be so happy? Won't someone so open and alive come to serious harm? Wondering how to protect her, Russell...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POW

Follett, Ken.

Summary: A thriller on genes manipulation. By chance a woman scientist comes across twins who were born of different mothers and so discovers a secret U.S. government project to produce the perfect soldier. The discovery of these experiments, in which women without knowing gave birth to test-tube clones, puts her life in danger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOL