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Summary: A brilliant, moving portrayal of an aristocratic American family in what many critics consider a masterpiece equal to Citizen Kane. Based on a novel by Booth Tarkington, the drama begins in the 1870s when the Amberson family is at the height of its wealth and prestige. But the day arrives when all the Ambersons are stunned by the truth of their financial ruin.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Blake, Kendare

Summary: The Quickening is over and Ascension Year is underway. Fennbirn's deadliest contenders for the crown--sisters Katharine, Arsinoe, and Mirabella--must face the one thing standing in their way: each other. The battle for the crown has begun. Who will prevail?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2017

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

Summary: "The fortunes of the MacDonalds have always been up and down, but now Paul, Archie's brother, is newly installed as master of Glenbogle. Can this town come to terms with the new monarch?"

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2007

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MON

Summary: Archie's brother Paul returns to Glenbogle and is enlisted into helping to run the estate. Although this brings him into conflict with Archie and Lexie, it also allows Archie to think about his role and the world beyond Glenbogle.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2006

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MON

Walker, Landry Q. (Landry Quinn)

Summary: "The four-part graphic novel adaptation of A Game of Thrones proved that George R. R. Martin's A Song of Ice and Fire has the power to enchant in any medium. Now the story continues as New York Times bestselling author Landry Q. Walker and illustrator Mel Rubi introduce a thrilling new series based on the second book in the landmark saga"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2018

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Stirling, S. M.

Summary: ""[An] epic series, "* the Novels of the Change by New York Times bestselling author S.M. Stirling chronicle a postapocalyptic landscape of medieval and mystical monarchies ruling and warring across a world where mysterious Powers removed advanced technology. A new alliance has been forged between the High Kingdom of Montival and the Empire of Great Japan, but at the cost of a lost prince ......

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roc 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STI

Roosevelt, Maura

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Summary: The Whitbys: a dynasty akin to the Astors, once enormously wealthy real-estate magnates who were considered "the landlords of New York." There was a time when the death of a Whitby would have made national news, but when the family patriarch, Roger, dies, he is alone. Word of his death travels from the longtime family lawyer to his clan of children (from four separate marriages) and the news...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2019

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Cody, Matthew.

Summary: In the late 1100s, thirteen-year-old Will, the future Lord of Shackley, is exiled to Sherwood Forest, where he meets Robin Hood and the Merry Men and bands with them to try retake Shackley Castle.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2013

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Summary: He's heir to the Madison Hotel millions, but the only subjects Billy has studied are babes and booze. But when Brian Madison informs his goofball son that he plans to turn over his Fortune 500 company to vice president/weasel Eric Gordon, Billy makes the bet of his life. He's going back to school with hilarious results.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Home Video 1998

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Summary: Meet handsome Archie MacDonald, a reluctant young Scottish laird torn between his trendy London life and the call of his wild Highland ancestry. Tricked into returning to Scotland by his eccentric father and dotty mother, Archie discovers he is now the Laird of the decaying family estate, Glenbogle.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2012

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MON

Summary: Archie continues his struggles to make Glenbogle a success and sort out his complicated love life. Includes all eleven episodes from the third series, Richard Brier's last.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2010

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MON

Summary: As future queen of Genovia, Princess Mia has everything a girl could want -- except the enchanting romance she's always dreamed of. Comic complications rule the day in these stories about finding out who you really are and discovering what it takes to make your dreams come true.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney 2012

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY PRI

Glass, Julia

Summary: When the revered children's book author Mort Lear dies accidentally at his Connecticut home, he leaves his property and all its contents to his trusted assistant, Tomasina Daulair, who is moved by his generosity but dismayed by the complicated and defiant directives in his will. Tommy knew Morty for more than four decades, since meeting him in a Manhattan playground when she was twelve and he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GLA

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GLA

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GLA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Glass 2017

Shouoto, Aya

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Summary: "Himari Momochi inherits Momochi House, an estate that exists on the barrier between the human and spiritual realms. Aoi is the human Omamori-sama, or guardian of the house, who can transform into a powerful spiritual being. But once Momochi House had chosen Aoi as its protector, all evidence of his existence in the human world was erased, and he has never been able to leave. Can Himari break...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2015

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Wiseman, Ellen Marie

Summary: A vivid, daring novel about the devastating power of family secrets--beginning in the poignant, lurid world of a Depression-era traveling circus and coming full circle in the transformative 1950s...On a summer evening in 1931, Lilly Blackwood glimpses circus lights from the grimy window of her attic bedroom. Lilly isn't allowed to explore the meadows around Blackwood Manor. She's never even...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Summary: A Korean woman who is hired as handmaiden to a young Japanese lady is secretly plotting with a conman to defraud her of her large inheritance.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN HAN

Summary: Who will inherit the riches of wealthy old Martin Chuzzlewit? The only person he trusts is his companion and nurse, the young orphan Mary Graham, but she is employed on the understanding that she will not inherit a penny. He has disinherited his grandson, Young Martin, suspicious of the motives of the young man's love for Mary. With such a fortune at stake, the rest of the family closes in like...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2005

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Martin 2005

Kleypas, Lisa

Summary: Inheriting not only an earldom, but also an estate riddled with debt and the late earl's three sisters and Kathleen, Lady Trenear, a beautiful young widow, Devon Ravenel engages in a sensual battle of wills with this woman whose sharp wit and determination are a match for his own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P KLE

Sweeney, Cynthia D'Aprix.

Summary: It is a warm, funny, and acutely perceptive debut novel about four adult siblings and the fate of the shared inheritance that has shaped their choices and their lives. Years of simmering tensions finally reach a breaking point after an ensuing accident endangers the Plumbs' joint trust fund, which they are months away from finally receiving. The Plumb siblings have been counting on the money to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2016

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

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Summary: As Molly MacDonald comes to terms with becoming a widow, Lexie and the estate employees must come to terms with her new position in life as fiancée of the laird, Archie. Includes all ten episodes from the fourth series.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2010

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MON

Adler, Elizabeth (Elizabeth A.)

Summary: "Mirabella Matthews' Aunt Jolly died unexpectedly and mysteriously, and as a result, Mirabella has inherited her villa in the South of France. Driving on the way from the train with Verity, the young woman she picked up along the way, Mirabella is run off the road by a motorcycle and she soon discovers that the dangers do not end there. It turns out that Aunt Jolly had a past, and as the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point 2016

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

Adler, Elizabeth (Elizabeth A.)

Summary: "Mirabella Matthews' Aunt Jolly died unexpectedly and mysteriously, and as a result, Mirabella has inherited her villa in the South of France. Driving on the way from the train with Verity, the young woman she picked up along the way, Mirabella is run off the road by a motorcycle and she soon discovers that the dangers do not end there. It turns out that Aunt Jolly had a past, and as the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books, St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ADL
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ADL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Adler 2016

Banville, John

Summary: "From the Man Booker Prize-winning author of The Sea and The Blue Guitar--a dazzling new novel that extends the story of Isabel Archer, the heroine of Henry James's The Portrait of a Lady, into unexpected (and completely stand-alone) territory. Isabel Archer is a young American woman, swept off to Europe in the late nineteenth century by an aunt who hopes to round out the impetuous but naive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAN

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Clark, Mary Higgins

Summary: "Television journalist Delaney Wright is on the brink of stardom after she begins covering a sensational murder trial for the six p.m. news. She should be thrilled, yet her growing desire to locate her birth mother consumes her thoughts. When Delaney's friends Alvirah Meehan and her husband Willy offer to look into the mystery surrounding her birth, they uncover a shocking secret they do not...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Clark 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M CLA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS CLA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY CLA