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Lively, Penelope

Summary: "A glimmering collection of new short fiction from the Booker Prize winner and national bestselling author of How It All Began In such acclaimed novels as The Photograph, Family Album, and How It All Began, Penelope Lively has captivated readers with her singular blend of wisdom, elegance, and humor. Now, in her first story collection in decades, Lively takes up themes of history, family, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIV

Lively, Penelope

Summary: The mugging of a retired schoolteacher on a London street has unexpected repercussions for her friends and neighbors when it inadvertently reveals an illicit love affair, leads to a business partnership, and helps an immigrant to reinvent his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Lively 2011

Lively, Penelope

Summary: "From the Booker Prize winner and national bestselling author, reflections on gardening, art, literature, and life Penelope Lively takes up her key themes of time and memory, and her lifelong passions for art, literature, and gardening in this philosophical and poetic memoir. From the courtyards of her childhood home in Cairo to a family cottage in Somerset, to her own gardens in Oxford and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 823 LIV

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LIVELY, PENELOPE LIV

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Lively 2018

Lively, Penelope

Summary: A love story that connects the lives of three generations, Lorna and Matt who experience heartache during World War II, their daughter Molly, and their granddaughter Ruth, who begins a journey that takes her back to 1941.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2007

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Lively, Penelope

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1994

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

LIVELY, PENELOPE

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Publisher / Publication Date: HARPE 0000

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Lively, Penelope

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 1991

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Lively, Penelope

Summary: "The memory that we live with . . . is the moth-eaten version of our own past that each of us carries around, depends on. It is our ID; this is how we know who we are and where we have been." Memory and history have been Penelope Lively's terrain in fiction over a career that has spanned five decades. But she has only rarely given readers a glimpse into her influences and formative years. ...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 LIVELY, PENELOPE LIV

Lively, Penelope

Summary: "The beloved and bestselling author takes an intimate look back at a life of reading and writing. "The memory that we live with is the moth-eaten version of our own past that each of us carries around, depends on. It is our ID; this is how we know who we are and where we have been." Memory and history have been Penelope Lively's terrain in fiction over a career that has spanned five decades....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LIVELY, PENELOPE LIV

Lively, Penelope

Summary: "Penelope Lively has always been a keen gardener. This book is partly a memoir of her own life in gardens, and an exploration of gardens in literature and of other writers and their gardens"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 LIVELY, PENELOPE LIV

Lively, Penelope

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2005

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Lively, Penelope

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 1987

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Lively, Penelope

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 1989

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Lively, Penelope.

Summary: All Alison ever wanted was a blissful childhood for her six children, with summers at the beach and birthday parties on the lawn at their family home. Together with Ingrid, the family au pair, she has worked hard to create a real "old-fashioned family life." But beneath its postcard sheen, the picture is clouded by a distant father, Alison's inexplicable emotional outbursts, and long-repressed...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2009

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