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Barr, Nevada

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Rose Dennis wakes up in a hospital gown, her brain in a fog, only to discover that she's been committed to an Alzheimer's Unit in a nursing home. When she overhears one of the administrators saying that she's "not making it through the week," Rose is convinced that if she's to survive, she has to get out of the nursing home. She avoids taking her medication, putting on a show for the aides,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Barr 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M BAR

Dallas, Sandra

Summary: "When her granddaughter June unexpectedly arrives and announces she's calling off her wedding, Ellen tells her the story of Nell, a Kansas-born woman who goes to the High Plains of New Mexico Territory in 1898 in search of a husband and the impending marriages she ran away from before marrying the love of her life"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC DAL

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

King, Laurie R.

Summary: Maintaining tenuous contact only by means of coded messages and cryptic notes with her husband, Sherlock Holmes, and with Holmes' young granddaughter in her safekeeping, Russell will have to call on instincts she didn't know she had as the famous husband and wife sleuths are pursued by a killer immune from the sting of justice.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KIN

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M KIN

Monroe, Mary Alice.

Summary: "This heartwarming women's fiction series from beloved New York Times bestselling author Mary Alice Monroe centers on Marietta Colson Muir, a dowager of Charleston society who has retired to her historic summer home on Sullivan's Island called Conquest, and her three granddaughters Carson, Eudora, and Harper. It's summer once again on idyllic Sullivan's Island, but Eudora, or Dora as she's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MON

King, Laurie R.

Summary: Maintaining tenuous contact only by means of coded messages and cryptic notes with her husband, Sherlock Holmes, and with Holmes' young granddaughter in her safekeeping, Russell will have to call on instincts she didn't know she had as the famous husband and wife sleuths are pursued by a killer immune from the sting of justice.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

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

Javaherbin, Mina

Summary: "While Mina is growing up in Iran, the center of her world is her grandmother. Whether visiting friends next door, going to the mosque for midnight prayers during Ramadan, or taking an imaginary trip around the planets, Mina and her grandma are never far apart. At once deeply personal and utterly universal, Mina Javaherbin's words make up a love letter of the rarest sort: the kind that shares a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAV

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAV

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE JAV

Barr, Nevada

Summary: "Rose Dennis wakes up in a hospital gown to discover that she's been committed to a nursing home's Alzheimer's Unit. Rose has no memory of her committal and is sure that something is very wrong. She escapes but faces a challenge in proving her sanity. Her relatives committed her, the legal papers were drawn up, the authorities side with the nursing home. But when a would-be killer shows up in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

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

Cambron, Kristy

Summary: "Broken-down walls and crumbled stones seemed to possess a secret language all their own. What stories would they tell, if she finally listened?</strong> Ellie Carver arrives at her grandmother's bedside expecting to find her silently slipping away. Instead, the beloved old woman begins speaking. Of a secret past and castle ruins forgotten by time. Of a hidden chapel that served as a rendezvous...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2018

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Monroe, Mary Alice.

Summary: "It is summer's end and Sea Breeze, the family's beloved estate on Sullivan's Island, must be sold. It is an emotional time of transition as Mamaw and the three sisters each must face loss and find a new place in the world. Harper, the youngest sister, arrived at Sea Breeze intending to stay only a weekend, but a rift with her wealthy, influential mother left her without direction or a home....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

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Pearson, Robin W.

Summary: "To hear Beatrice Agnew tell it, she entered the world with her mouth tightly shut. Just because she finds out she's dying doesn't mean she can't keep it that way. If any of her children have questions about their daddy and the choices she made after he abandoned them, they'd best take it up with Jesus. There's no room in Granny B's house for regrets or hand-holding. Or so she thinks. Her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2020

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC PEA

Pearson, Robin W.

Summary: "To hear Beatrice Agnew tell it, she entered the world with her mouth tightly shut. Just because she finds out she's dying doesn't mean she can't keep it that way. If any of her children have questions about their daddy and the choices she made after he abandoned them, they'd best take it up with Jesus. There's no room in Granny B's house for regrets or hand-holding. Or so she thinks. Her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Pearson 2020

Bedford, Deborah.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BED

Evans, Julia Dixon

Summary: "Sheila's life is built of little thievings. Adrift in her mid-thirties, she sleeps in fragments, ditches her temp jobs, eavesdrops on her neighbor's Skype calls, and keeps a stolen letter in her nightstand, penned by a UPS driver she barely knows. Her mother is stifling and her father is a bad memory. Her only friends are her mysterious, slovenly neighbor Vinnie and his daughter Torrey, a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dzanc Books 2018

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Fowler, Earlene.

Summary: Living a solitary life as a writer for a magazine and pondering past events that ripped her family apart, Love Mercy Johnson gets a chance at redemption when her granddaughter unexpectedly arrives and gives her the opportunity to heal old wounds.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2009

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Stites, Jan.

Summary: Ruby convinces her busy granddaughter, Tulsa, to join her book club and they, along with three friends, begin a journey guided by romance novels and the Sweet Oak River.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2015

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

Dallas, Sandra

Summary: "When her granddaughter June unexpectedly arrives and announces she's calling off her wedding, Ellen tells her the story of Nell, a Kansas-born woman who goes to the High Plains of New Mexico Territory in 1898 in search of a husband and the impending marriages she ran away from before marrying the love of her life"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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

Adler, Elizabeth (Elizabeth A.)

Summary: Beautiful fifty-eight-year-old Fenny Dexter lives a quiet life in California where she loves to spend time with JC and Vivi, two young women she has raised since their childhood after the death of their mother. When a blood-covered man knocks on Fenny's door, claiming to have had a car accident, it sets off a sequence of events involving serial killings and eventually the question whether Fenny...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Roberts, Nora.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: Cilla, a former child star who has found more satisfying work as a restorer of old houses, has come to her grandmother's Shenandoah Valley farmhouse, tools at her side, to rescue it from ruin. In the attic, she finds a cache of unsigned letters suggesting that her grandmother was pregnant when she died and that the father was a local married man. When Cilla becomes the target of a series of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, 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: Fiction Roberts 2008

Adler, Elizabeth (Elizabeth A.)

Summary: Assisting a car accident victim who was traveling to San Francisco to solve the murder of his fiancée, Fenny Dexter shares a night of passion with the man, whose identity comes into question in the wake of a series of brutal murders.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Adler 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M ADL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M ADL

Fujiwara, Kiyo.

Summary: "Sachie Wakamura just lost her mother, and her estranged grandfather has shown up to take care of her. The only problem is that Grandpa is the head of a yakuzu gang! Sachie tries to continue living her normal life, but she can't run far since Rakuto, on of the most popular guys in school, is part of her grandfather's gang and her new protector. Soon Sachie finds herself falling for her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2007

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 WIL

Thong, Roseanne

Summary: Grandpa Tu is famous for his special noodles, and as the emperor's birthday approaches, he encourages his granddaughter, Mei, to find her own noodle magic.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE THO

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