Summary: "A layabout mutt turned therapy dog leads her owner to a new understanding of the good life. At loose ends with her daughter leaving home and her husband on the road, Sue Halpern decided to give herself and Pransky, her under-occupied Labradoodle, a newleash--er, lease--on life by getting the two of them certified as a therapy dog team. Smart, spirited, and instinctively compassionate, Pransky...
Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 HAL
Summary: "People are drawn to libraries for all kinds of reasons. Most come for the books themselves, of course; some come to borrow companionship. For head librarian Kit, the public library in Riverton, New Hampshire, offers what she craves most: peace. Here, no one expects Kit to talk about the calamitous events that catapulted her out of what she thought was a settled, suburban life. She can simply...
Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Staff Picks, Call number: FIC HAL
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL
Copies Available at Fife Lake1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAL
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Halpern 2018
Summary: A head librarian trying to forget the painful realities of her suburban past unexpectedly bonds with a teenager performing community service, a disgruntled former Wall Street high flyer, and other offbeat regulars who encourage her out of her self-imposed isolation.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC HAL
Summary: An examination of the world of memory research reveals the latest findings about memory loss, how close scientists are to finding ways to diagnose, treat, and even cure dementia, and the effectiveness of keeping one's mind active.
Publisher / Publication Date: Harmony Books 2008