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Summary: A working-class Irish family is torn between right and wrong when two brothers, Michael and Tommy, live out their destinies on opposite sides of the law. Includes 8 episodes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mandalay Television 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Set in 1860s New York City, the drama is centered on Kevin Corcoran, an intense, rugged, Irish-American cop working in the city's notorious Five Points neighborhood. He struggles to maintain his moral compass while embarking on a quest to learn the truth about the disappearance of his wife and the death of his daughter.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Worldwide Americas 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Donohoe, Kathleen

Summary: A debut novel about the passionate loves and tragic losses of six generations of women in a family of firefighters, spanning from famine-era Ireland to Brooklyn a decade after 9/11. "There isn't anything in the world that hurts like a burn." No one knows the pain of a fire more than the women of the Keegan/O'Reilly clan. Kathleen Donohoe's stunning debut novel brings to life seven...

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 DON

Summary: Loyalties will be bought and sold as Detective Kevin Corcoran struggles to tame a lawless New York City.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Four very different Irish-American brothers, Kevin, Jimmy, Tommy and Sean, have sworn to live by the code of "family first." But as they become increasingly involved in the ruthless world of New York organized crime, their loyalties to their friends, to their loved ones, and especially to each other will be put to the ultimate test.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Leonard, Mike

Summary: An account of the author's trip across America from Phoenix to Chicago with his eccentric elderly parents in an RV describes how they revisited significant places, people, and events in their lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 917.304 LEO

MacDonald, Michael Patrick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 1999

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 974.461 MAC

Greeley, Andrew M.

Summary: Approaching fifty, Chucky O'Malley finds himself in the grip of a debilitating midlife crisis and travels the world searching for a way to renew his weary spirit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

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

Leonard, Mike

Summary: Mike Leonard wanted to give his parents the ultimate family reunion. And so, one February morning, three generations of Leonards set out on their journey under the dazzling Arizona sky. In the course of their humorous, often poignant cross-country tour, from the desert Southwest to the New England coastline, the Leonards reminisce about their loves, their losses, and their rich and heartwarming...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.304 LEO

MacDonald, Michael Patrick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ISIS Pub. 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 MACDONALD, MICHAEL MAC

Summary: Brothers Michael and Tommy are at odds with their family, their friends, and their careers. As Tommy pursues his chance to be a rising star in politics, Michael seeks his power in the gritty underworld of crime and violence.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2008

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

Cook, Claire

Summary: For 40-something divorced Sarah Hurlihy, the dating scene is nothing if not chaotic. With the help of her large Irish family, she leaps into dubious, very funny situations created by the mostly true personal ads she writes and answers. The movie stars Diane Lane and John Cusack. "MacDuffie is an ideal reader, who has a superb sense of timing... the perfect book for people who want a reason to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audiobooks 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Raleigh, Michael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAL

Greeley, Andrew M.

Summary: Psychic sleuth Nuala Anne McGrail and her husband, Dermot, come to the aid of two senior citizens, John Patrick Donlan and Maria Angelica Connors, whose unexpected, late-in-life romance is threatened by an unknown enemy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Juska, Elise.

Summary: When John Blessing dies and leaves behind two small children, the loss reverberates across his extended family for years to come.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC JUS

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JUS

Summary: A working-class Irish family is torn between right and wrong when two brothers live out their destinies on opposite sides of the law.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime Entertainment 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

McDonough, Mary Elizabeth.

Summary: In a heartfelt story set in a picturesque small town in Virginia, Mary McDonough portrays three generations of women in a modern Irish-American family as they navigate marriage, motherhood, and independence. . .

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCD

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MCD

Shine, Neal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 974.34 SHI

Summary: Although a good kid and gifted pitcher, sixteen-year-old Cole McKay's imploding South Boston Irish Catholic family threatens to drag him down until, while at a crossroads, a life and death situation makes him choose his path.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Echo Bridge Home Entertainment 2008

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA BLA

Rice, Luanne.

Summary: Three far-flung sisters come home to Martha's Vineyard one last time. Their mother's beach house is the only place any of them ever found true happiness and they need to begin the difficult process of letting go. Memories of their grandmother, mother, and their Irish father, who sailed away the year Dar turned twelve, rise up and expose the fine cracks in their family myth--especially when a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rice 2011

Cauley, Harry.

Summary: Bridie and Finn grow up a few houses apart in New Jersey in the 1940s and for a decade they are best of friends until people and forces intervene.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Brace 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAU

Cook, Claire

Summary: Forty-year-old preschool teacher Sarah Hurlihy, dateless for two years following her divorce, places a personal ad in an attempt to get back into the social swing, and soon finds herself in some very interesting and unusual situations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COO

Donohoe, Kathleen

Summary: "A debut novel about the passionate loves and tragic losses of six generations of women in a family of firefighters, spanning from famine-era Ireland to Brooklyn a decade after 9/11 "There isn't anything in the world that hurts like a burn." No one knows the pain of a fire more than the women of the Keegan/O'Reilly clan. Kathleen Donohoe's stunning debut novel brings to life seven...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Donohoe 2016

Lessman, Julie

Summary: As the Great War rages overseas, a smaller war brews in the O'Connor household as Faith O'Connor struggles to handle the jealousy she feels when the roguish Collin McGuire tries to win her sister Charity's hand.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LES