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Godwin, Gail

Summary: After his mother's death, eleven-year-old Marcus is sent to live on a small South Carolina island with his great aunt, a reclusive painter with a haunted past. Aunt Charlotte, otherwise a woman of few words, points out a ruined cottage, telling Marcus she had visited it regularly after she'd moved there thirty years ago because it matched the ruin of her own life. Eventually she was inspired to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GOD

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: In the summer of 1959, as Castro clamps down on Cuba and its first wave of exiles flees to the States to wait out what they hope to be his short-lived reign, Emma Gant, fresh out of college, begins her career as a reporter. Her fierce ambition and belief in herself are set against the stories swirling around her, both at the newspaper office and in her downtown Miami hotel, which is filling up...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audiobooks 2006

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

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: An Anglican priestess in North Carolina finds her role threatened by a fiery evangelist, also a woman. It happens in a town in the Smoky Mountains where Margaret Bonner runs an Episcopal ministry. The area is plagued by social unrest and fundamentalist preacher Grace Munger is muscling in, claiming her brand of religion will bring hope. By the author of Father Melancholy's Daughter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Godwin, Gail

Summary: "After his mother's death, 11-year-old Marcus is sent to live on a small South Carolina island with his great aunt, a reclusive painter with a haunted past. Aunt Charlotte, otherwise a woman of few words, points out a ruined cottage, telling Marcus she had visited it regularly after she'd moved there 30 years ago because it matched the ruin of her own life. Eventually she was inspired to take...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC GOO

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: A successful actress in her forties looks back to the summer she turned fourteen. It was the year she met a special mentor who pointed the way to undreamed of worlds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1985

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: The family members Helen depended on are gone. She lost her mother some years before, and her beloved grandmother has just passed away. And now her father has left town to work on a top secret military project at Oak Ridge during the final months of World War II. Helen is wise beyond her years, but a ten-year-old cannot be left on her own to fend for herself. Her father arranges a summer...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2013

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Godwin, Gail.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: It is the fall of 1951 at Mount St. Gabriel's, an all-girls school tucked away in the mountains of North Carolina. Tildy Stratton, the undisputed queen bee of her class, befriends Chloe Starnes, a new student recently orphaned by the untimely and mysterious death of her mother. Their friendship fills a void for both girls but also sets in motion a chain of events that will profoundly affect the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2010

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

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: Abandoned by her mother at six, a young girl becomes used to putting her needs after her clergyman father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 1991

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: A flamboyant woman professor holds court as she lies dying from cancer. The novel traces the effect she has on the people around her: her self-effacing, much younger husband who left the priesthood to marry her, another professor who is suffering from writer's block, and the professor's wife who is falling in love with the ex-priest. By the author of Father Melancholy's Daughter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1994

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: In the summer of 1959, as Castro clamps down on Cuba and its first wave of exiles flees to the States to wait out what they hope to be his short-lived reign, Emma Gant, fresh out of college, begins her career as a reporter. Her fierce ambition and belief in herself are set against the stories swirling around her, both at the newspaper office and in her downtown Miami hotel, which is filling up...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

Godwin, Gail.

Summary: Sparking enthusiasm for a play about the founding of their North Carolina mountains Catholic girls' school, a charismatic ninth grader and her recently orphaned best friend set in motion a series of events that have decades-long ramifications.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GOD

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Godwin 2009

Godwin, Gail.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOD