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Walters, Eric

Summary: In 2002, Shirli Berman loses her beloved grandmother and lands a part in her junior high production of "Fiddler on the Roof," but when she is doing research in her attic and finds a violin, her Zayde gets incredibly angry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Canada, an imprint of Penguin Random House Canada Young Readers, a Penguin Random House Company 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC WAL

Backman, Fredrik

Summary: "From the author of the internationally bestselling A Man Called Ove, a charming, warmhearted novel about a young girl whose grandmother dies and leaves behind a series of letters, sending her on a journey that brings to life the world of her grandmother's fairy tales"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAC

Carlson, Melody.

Summary: "Returning home at Christmas, a young man receives an inheritance he never expected--six cats in need of homes"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Holiday Fiction, Call number: FICTION CAR

Prunty, Morag.

Summary: Uncertain about the future after her marriage to Dan, Tressa, a sophisticated, successful woman in her late thirties, discovers the ingredients of marital happiness in the journals and recipes of her grandmother Bernadine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2006

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Quan, Betty

Summary: "Grandmother lives with Grace's family. She teaches her how to measure water for rice. She tells her stories about growing up in China and together they savor the flavors of her childhood. Grandmother says goodbye when she drops Grace off at school every morning and hello when she picks her up at the end of the day. Then, Grandmother stops walking Grace to and from school, and the door to her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Groundwood Books, House of Anansi Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE QUA

Prunty, Morag.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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

Maron, Margaret.

Summary: A woman is left with the task of clearing out the house of her deceased grandmother--whose murder remains unsolved, which makes her question whether her mother's death was really a suicide. If not, can she escape her family's killer?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

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

Maron, Margaret.

Summary: Inheriting her family's business, Amy Stedman reflects on her marriage to a man who loves her only for her money, her mother's apparent suicide, her grandmother's unsolved murder, and the possibility that she may be targeted next.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAR

Cook, Robin

Summary: A series of unexplained deaths in foreign hospitals sends Jennifer Hernandez, an idealistic UCLA medical student, on a desperate search for answers about her grandmother's sudden death. With the discovery of other unexplained deaths followed by hasty cremations, Jennifer reaches out to her mentor, New York City medical examiner Dr. Laurie Montgomery, who has her own deep connection to...

Format: text

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COO

Cook, Robin

Summary: During a study break, UCLA medical student Jennifer Hernandez is shocked to learn that her grandmother died during surgery in New Delhi. Desperate to find out why, she uncovers several other unexplained deaths.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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

Michaels, Fern

Summary: "Joy Preston misses her beloved late grandmother dearly. But when she learns the terms of Nana's will, she's shocked - and more than a little irked. Joy moved to Colorado years ago and is now CEO of a successful nail polish company. Her life and career are in Denver. How can Nana have expected her to give that up, even temporarily, to take over a bed and breakfast in North Carolina for six...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC MIC

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1 available in Seasonal Adult Collection, Call number: FIC MIC

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

Cook, Robin

Summary: Medical student Jennifer Hernandez watches a news report about people who travel to foreign countries for medical care. She is shocked when her grandmother is mentioned in the story, and even more shocked to learn about her death. Jennifer travels to the hospital in New Delhi, India in a search for answers, asking Dr. Laurie Montgomery and Dr. Jack Stapleton to come along for help. Soon the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2008

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FICTION Cook

Webber, Heather S.

10 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Heather Webber's Midnight at the Blackbird Café is a captivating blend of magical realism, heartwarming romance, and small-town Southern charm. Nestled in the mountain shadows of Alabama lies the little town of Wicklow. It is here that Anna Kate has returned to bury her beloved Granny Zee, owner of the Blackbird Café. It was supposed to be a quick trip to close the café and settle her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2019

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Hunt, Angela Elwell

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2011

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

Jukes, Mavis.

Summary: Nine-year-old Austin visits his grandmother the summer after his grandfather dies and together they try to come to terms with their loss.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1994

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE JUK

De Paola, Tomie.

Summary: Four-year-old Tommy enjoys his relationship with both his grandmother and great-grandmother, but eventually learns to face their inevitable death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam's 1997

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DEP

Wright, Jaime Jo

Summary: "After Aggie Dunkirk's career is unceremoniously ended by her own mistakes, she finds herself traveling to Wisconsin, where her grandmother, Mumsie, lives alone in her rambling old home. She didn't plan for how eccentric Mumsie has become, obsessing over an old, unsolved crime scene--even going so far as to re-create it in the attic. Mystery seems to follow her when she finds work as a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WRI

Evanovich, Janet

Summary: Grandma Mazur is a widow...again. This time her marriage lasted a whole 45 minutes. The unlucky groom was one Jimmy Rosolli, local gangster, lothario (senior division) and heart attack waiting to happen...well, the waiting's over. It's a sad day, but if she can't have Jimmy at least Grandma can have all the attention she wants as the dutiful widow. But some kinds of attention are not welcomed,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA

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2 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC EVA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA

Fang, Suzhen

Summary: "Xiao Le's grandmother lives in a faraway village. A visit with Grandma is always a special event, but this time she is frail. With encouragement from his mom, Xiao Le plays with and helps Grandma. When Grandma dies shortly thereafter, Xiao Le comforts his mom--reminding her that when it rains, Grandma is washing her clothes in the sky ... and that although the Perfume Village in heaven cannot...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NorthSouth Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FAN

Ward, Rachel

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Like his mother, Jem, when fifteen-year-old Adam looks in people's eyes he can see the dates of their deaths and now he sees the same date, six months in the future, in nearly everyone around him in the London of 2026.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicken House 2011

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