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Hayes-McCoy, Felicity

Summary: To cheer up her recently widowed gran, Cassie Fitzgerald, visiting from Canada, persuades Lissbeg Library to set up a Skype book club, linking readers on Ireland's Finfarran Peninsula with the US town of Resolve. But when the club chooses a detective novel, old conflicts on both sides of the ocean are exposed and hidden affairs come to light.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction HAY

Kauffman, Donna

Summary: Pippa MacMillan is a legend on the Irish folk music scene. But when her voice requires a time-out, she's left wondering how - and where - to find happiness in the silence... Seeking answers, Pippa leaves Ireland in favor of a small town in the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia. Turns out lovely Blue Hollow Falls is the perfect place to heal - and solitary Seth Brogan is the surprisingly perfect...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zebra Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KAU

Hayes-McCoy, Felicity

Summary: Distance makes no difference to love ... Eager to cheer up her recently-widowed gran, Cassie Fitzgerald persuades Lissbeg library to set up a Skype book club, linking readers on Ireland's Finfarran Peninsula with the little US town of Resolve, where generations of Finfarran's emigrants have settled. But when the club decides to read a detective novel, old conflicts on both sides of the ocean...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAY

Meyer, L. A. (Louis A.)

Summary: The irrepressible Jacky Faber, recently arrived in Boston, finds herself at odds with the Women's Temperance Union and local residents angry at the arrival of hundreds of Irish immigrants on a ship owned by Faber Shipping Worldwide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Falvey, Patricia

Summary: After losing her sister on their voyage from Ireland to New York on the Titanic, Delia poses as Nora to take her job as a governess to a rich family instead of her own position as a maid.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAL

Lotz, Sarah

Summary: A quiet bookseller learns that his family has been keeping secrets about his uncle, and begins searching for the truth with the help of an online community of armchair detectives dedicated to matching missing-persons cases with unidentified bodies --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mulholland Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOT

Coble, Colleen

Summary: Alanna has been plagued by tragedy. So it should come as no surprise that in the beauty that surrounds Charleston, all is not as it seems. When her husband is killed by a car bomb while their band is on tour in Charleston, Alanna doesn't know where to turn. Her father-in-law is threatening to take custody of the baby she carries, but the one thing she knows for sure is that she can't lose the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press Large Print 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Stolls, Amy.

Summary: Bess Gray is stunned to learn that the man she is about to marry has eight ex-wives. So she sets out on a cross-country journey to meet them--a ride that will open her eyes to who she is and what she truly wants in life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION STO

Lotz, Sarah

Summary: "From acclaimed thriller writer Sarah Lotz, hailed by Stephen King as "vastly entertaining," a new novel about a group of amateur detectives infiltrated by the sadistic killer whose crimes they're investigating. Reclusive bookseller Shaun Ryan has always believed that his uncle Teddy died in a car accident twenty years ago. Then he learns the truth: Teddy fled his home in Catholic, deeply...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC LOT

Alexander, Tamera

Summary: "In 1866 Catriona O'Toole arrives in the town of Franklin, Tennessee, searching for her younger brother, Ryan, who, according to his last letter, was headed for Franklin only days before the catastrophic Battle of Franklin. Ryan's last note contained a stack of cash -- enough money to bring his entire family across the ocean from Ireland. But after disease and illness tear through County Antrim...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC ALE

Guadagnino, Gina Marie

Summary: Vividly recreates the class and ethnic conflicts of early-19th-century New York City. In the 1830s, Maire O'Farren and her brother, Seanin, flee Ireland's poverty and political strife for a better life in America. Because of hostility to immigrants, Maire changes her name to Mary Ballard and assumes a British accent to secure a job as lady's maid to the rich and beautiful Charlotte Walden....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUA

Barry, Sebastian

Summary: Presents the tragic story of Lilly Bere, who flees Ireland for the United States under threat of death from the IRA and survives heartache, a midlife pregnancy, and the challenges of the Great Depression and multiple wars.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Alexander, Tamera

Summary: Tennessee, 1866. According to the last Catriona O'Toole received from her twin brother, Ryan, he was being dispatched to Franklin, Tennessee. As a conscripted Confederate soldier he likely endured the bloody Battle of Franklin. Catriona leaves their Irish homeland in search of him with their seven-year-old spitfire sister, Nora, hoping to reunite the siblings. Wade Cunningham is a former...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALE

Stamos, Ann.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Jiles, Paulette

Summary: "In March 1865, the long and bitter War between the States is winding down. Till now, twenty-three-year-old Simon Boudlin has evaded military duty thanks to his slight stature, youthful appearance, and utter lack of compunction about bending the truth. But following a barroom brawl in Victoria, Texas, Simon finds himself conscripted, however belatedly, into the Confederate Army. Luckily his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JIL

Stamos, Ann.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Five Star 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Alexander, Tamera

Summary: A gifted rider in a world where ladies never race, Maggie Linden is determined that her horse will become a champion. An Irishman far from home, Cullen McGrath left a once prosperous life in England because of a horse racing scandal that nearly ruined him. He's come to Nashville hoping to buy land and begin farming, determined to stay as far away from thoroughbred racing as possible. When...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION ALE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P ALE

Ross, Helen Klein

Summary: 1908. After her sweetheart dies of fever during the crossing from Ireland, sixteen-year-old Bridey gives up their baby for adoption. She takes a position as maid for the Hollingsworth family, caring for the children as if they were her own. Over the decades, the secrets of Bridey's past haunt the family. In the present day, a connection is made that brings these dark ghost stories into the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROS

Landis, Jill Marie.

Summary: "Having escaped a life she never chose, Laura Foster is finally living her dream. But even after four years of posing as a respectable widow in Glory, Texas, she is always afraid someone from her past might reveal her identity. Believing no man could love her if he knew the truth, Laura tries to resist the courtship of Reverend Brand McCormick. But it's not only Laura's past that threatens to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Waterville, Me. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Alexander, Tamera

Summary: A gifted rider in a world where ladies never race, Maggie Linden is determined that her horse will become a champion. But the one man who could help her has vowed to stay away from thoroughbred racing forever. An Irishman far from home, Cullen McGrath left a once prosperous life in England because of a horse racing scandal that nearly ruined him. He's come to Nashville for a fresh start, hoping...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2015

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Ti̤bn̕, Colm

Summary: Eilis Lacey is unable to find a job in Ireland in the years following World War II. An Irish priest from Brooklyn, New York offers to sponser her to live an work in America, so she decides she must go leaving her mother and sister behind. She adapts to her new life by working in a department store and the pain of parting has subsided until she receives devastating news from home that threatens...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Toibin, Colm

Summary: Hauntingly beautiful and heartbreaking, Colm Toibin's sixth novel is set in Brooklyn and Ireland in the early 1950s, when one young woman crosses the ocean to make a new life for herself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TOI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Toi

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Toibin 2009

Tóibín, Colm

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Egmont Hr̲verlag 2015

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L'Amour, Louis

Summary: Captain Sean Mulkerin comes home from the sea to find his family's Malibu ranch in jeopardy. The death of Sean's father has pushed his mother to the edge of financial ruin, and now it's up to Sean to find a way out. The rumor is that the elder Mulkerin found gold in the wild and haunted California hills, but the only clue to its whereabouts lies with an ancient, enigmatic Indian. When Sean and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1986

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAM

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