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Vanderpool, Clare.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Abilene Tucker is the daughter of a drifter who, in the summer of 1936, sends her to stay with an old friend in Manifest, Kansas, where he grew up, and where she hopes to find out some things about his past.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

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Fowler, Therese.

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Zelda Sayre meets Lieutenant Francis Scott Key Fitzgerald at a country club dance. Fitzgerald isn't rich or settled, and he wants, of all things, to be a writer in New York. No matter how wildly in love they may be, Zelda's father firmly opposes the match. But when Scott finally sells his first novel, Zelda defies her parents to board a train to New York and marry him in the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Stockett, Kathryn.

Summary: In a time when the civil rights movement is in full force, three women, Minny, Aibileen, and Skeeter, start a movement that puts them all at risk. They show the town that, whether black or white, women can unite.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

DiCamillo, Kate.

Summary: Raymie Clarke decides that if she can win the Little Miss Central Florida Tire competition, then her father, who left town two days ago with a dental hygienist, will see Raymie's picture in the paper and (maybe) come home. To win, not only does Raymie have to do good deeds and learn how to twirl a baton; she also has to contend with the wispy, frequently fainting Louisiana Elefante, who has a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD DIC

Kidd, Sue Monk.

Summary: On Sarah's eleventh birthday, she is given ownership of ten-year-old Handful, who is to be her handmaid. We follow their remarkable journeys over the next 35 years, as both strive for a life of their own, dramatically shaping each other's destinies and forming a complex relationship marked by guilt, defiance, estrangement and the uneasy ways of love.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Franzen, Jonathan

Summary: "A magnum opus for our morally complex times from the author of Freedom Young Pip Tyler doesn't know who she is. She knows that her real name is Purity, that she's saddled with $130,000 in student debt, that she's squatting with anarchists in Oakland, and that her relationship with her mother-- her only family-- is hazardous. But she doesn't have a clue who her father is, why her mother has...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kidd, Sue Monk.

Summary: During the summer of 1964 in rural South Carolina, a young girl is given a home by three black, beekeeping sisters. As she enters their mesmerizing secret world of bees and honey, she discovers a place where she can find the single thing her heart longs for most.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge Co. 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hoffman, Beth.

Summary: Relegated to the care of an eccentric great-aunt after her mentally unbalanced mother's accidental death, twelve-year-old CeeCee is quickly surrounded by the strong women and cultural elements of her new Savannah community.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Stockett, Kathryn.

Summary: In Jackson, Mississippi, in 1962, there are lines that are not crossed. But, suddenly, three women, Aibileen, Minny, and Skeeter, realize that they are suffocating within the lines. Aibileen is a black maid, raising her seventeenth white child. Her best friend, Minny, is the sassiest woman in Mississippi. And Skeeter Phelan is just back from college, a white woman with a degree but, to her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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