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Röstlund, Britta

Summary: Helena Folasadu should of course say no. She doesn't know the man talking to her, she doesn't know Monsieur Bellivier, and she certainly isn't waiting for him. But, bored of life, and sparked by a whim, she says yes. The go-between leads her to a deserted floor in an office building and offers her a large sum of money to sit at a computer and forward emails to Monsieur Bellivier. The emails...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC ROS

Lundberg, Sofia

2 holds on 7 copies

Summary: Living alone in her Stockholm apartment, a ninety-six-year-old woman reminisces through the pages of a long-kept address book before starting to write down stories from her past, unlocking family secrets in unexpectedly beneficial ways.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LUN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION LUN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FUN LUN

Backman, Fredrik

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: It's Christmas Even morning. Years ago a man abandoned his son to pursue professional success; now he wonders if it's too late to forge a relationship with him. One week earlier, in a hospital late at night, the man met a five-year-old girl with cancer. When the man is given the chance to do something selfless that could change the destiny of the little girl in the hospital bed, he needs to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAC

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BAC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Backman 2017

Bivald, Katarina

Summary: "Broken Wheel, Iowa, has never seen anyone like Sara, who traveled all the way from Sweden just to meet her pen pal, Amy. When she arrives, however, she finds that Amy's funeral has just ended. Luckily, the townspeople are happy to look after their bewildered tourist--even if they don't understand her peculiar need for books. Marooned in a farm town that's almost beyond repair, Sara starts a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BIV

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BIV

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BIV

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Bivald 2016

Backman, Fredrik

Summary: "Things My Son Needs to Know About the World collects the personal dispatches from the front lines of one of the most daunting experiences any man can experience: fatherhood. As he conveys his profound awe at experiencing all the "firsts" that fill him with wonder and catch him completely unprepared, Fredrik Backman doesn't shy away from revealing his own false steps and fatherly flaws,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 839.73 BAC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 839.73 Backman 2019