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Mackintosh, Sophie

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Summary: "An extraordinary otherworldly debut... [Mackintosh] is writing the way that Sofia Coppola would shoot the end of the world: everything is luminous, precise, slow to the point of dread." --The Guardian The Handmaid's Tale meets The Virgin Suicides in this dystopic feminist revenge fantasy about three sisters on an isolated island, raised to fear men King has tenderly staked out a territory for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2019

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Garlick, Nicholas

Summary: His mother left three years ago, so when twelve-year-old Flip's thieving father dies he goes to live with his stern and hostile uncle on the remote Dutch island of Mossum; there he works on the farm, dreams of his mother coming to get him, deals with thelocal bullies, and his only "friend' is a strange, mute girl whom he thinks of as the ghost girl--until he rescues a horse from the stormy sea...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicken House, Scholastic Inc. 2017

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Fisher, Suzanne Woods

Summary: "When her father buys an island off the coast of Maine with the hope of breathing new life into it, Camden Grayson thinks he's lost his mind. An unexpected event sends Cam to his rescue, and she discovers the island has its own way of living and loving" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

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

Fisher, Suzanne Woods

Summary: "When her father buys an island off the coast of Maine with the hope of breathing new life into it, Camden Grayson thinks he's lost his mind. An unexpected event sends Cam to his rescue, and she discovers the island has its own way of living and loving" --

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC FIS

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIS

Anthony, George A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beaver Island Historical Society 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.486 ANT
1 available in Nelson Room, Call number: NEL RM 977.486 ANT

Timmermeister, Kurt.

Summary: A former Seattle urbanite and restaurateur describes the realities of establishing a profitable farm on Vashon Island, his growing awareness of the relationship between food and its sources, and the specifics of making cheese, raising cows, and slaughtering pigs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 TIM

Summary: Coastal communities of old experience a test of faith when three women face fear, jealousy, and scorn as they ride the tide of romance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barbour Pub. 2010

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Woolson, Constance Fenimore

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arno Press 1977

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1 available in Reference, Call number: NEL FIC WOO

Raver, Anne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 635 Raver

Collins, Carolyn.

Summary: A treasury which recreates Anne's world and brings a beloved time and place to life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1991

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 745.59 COL

Timmermeister, Kurt.

Summary: A restaurateur details the hard work involved with starting a dairy farm and describes a feast that was two years in the making, using only vegetables he harvested and animals he raised to supply the meal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W W Norton & Co Inc 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.59797 TIM

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.59797 TIM

Griswold, Mac K.

Contents: Proprietors of Sylvester Manor Since 1651 -- The Discovery -- Living with the Indians -- Amsterdam -- The Other Island : Barbados -- Nathaniel's Middle Passage -- Before the Whirlwind -- The World Turns Upside Down -- Time of Longing -- Where They Lived -- How They Lived -- In the Ground -- "Oppression upon the Mind" -- Quaker Martyrs, Quaker Peace -- "A Duchman in his Hartt" -- "Children of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.721 GRI

Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: In 1816, sixteen-year-old Mary O'Shea accepts her married sister's invitation to visit her in London and experiences much of the world beyond her beloved family farm on Mackinac Island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WHE

Klein, Jonas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paul S. Eriksson 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 ROOSEVELT FAMILY KLE

Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud)

Summary: Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2010

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Summary: Grazia is a carefree mother of three, who soon becomes the focus of her neighbors' gossip. While her fellow Lampedusians work and live hard - oblivious to their native paradise - Grazia alone is courageous enough to blissfully embrace life's treasures. Her wild, sensual and free-spirited behavior reflects the unrivaled beauty of her heavenly seaside village. She is not understood or accepted by...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2003

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

Hazzard, Shirley

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus, Giroux 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.914 HAZ

Linsley, Leslie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rizzoli International Publications 1990

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 728.37 LIN

Summary: Director Robert J. Flaherty journeyed with his wife, Frances, and their children to the South Seas island of Savai'i to capture on film the exotic lifestyles of the Samoan people. In doing so, they resurrected and dramatized the recently vanished customs and struggles of the people just before modernization permanently altered the cultural landscape of the island. In 1975, nearly 50 years after...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MOA

Wilkinson, Alec

Contents: The blessing of the fleet -- The riverkeeper -- The uncommitted crime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973 WIL

Jio, Sarah.

Summary: In a mystical place where violets bloom out of season and the air is salt drenched, a heartbroken woman stumbles upon a diary and steps into the life of its anonymous author.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC JIO

Summary: After his mother's recent death and neglected by his father, 15-year-old Howie begins ditching school and robbing local houses. He and his friend Gary, a con man searching for a way to escape to California, break into the house of Big John, an old ex-Marine. After Big John confronts Howie about the break-in, Howie discovers the secret that binds his friend and Big John. When Gary skips town and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Yorker Video 2002

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA L.I.E.

Brill, Amy.

Summary: Amateur astronomer Hannah Gardner Price has lived all twenty-four years of her life according to the principles of the Nantucket Quaker community in which she was raised. Then she meets Isaac Martin, a young, dark-skinned whaler from the Azores who, like herself, has ambitions beyond his expected station in life. Drawn to his intellectual curiosity and honest manner, Hannah agrees to take Isaac...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRI

Ludwick, Amaretta.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The author 1962

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2 available in Reference, Call number: NEL 921 PROTOR, FEODOR LUD