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Kittredge, Caitlin

Summary: Myra Bloodgood was a confusing mix of protective and abusive, a manipulative personality who never told the truth about Ivy's father was, or why they were living their lives on the run. After her death, Ivy is sent to Darkhaven, an island off the New England coast, to live with a rich uncle she didn't know existed. Forced to reckon with her mother's past, and long-held family secrets, she wakes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Carter, Brooke

Summary: "In this high-interest novel for teen readers, Logan uses her camera to work through the grief of losing her mother."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Abbott, Jeff.

Summary: After finding his mother murdered, documentary filmmaker Evan Casher discovers that every aspect of his life has been fabricated and that he is being targeted by a ruthless organization of killers.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Harwood, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Tims, Laura

Summary: "Since the car accident, Samantha Herring has been in constant pain, not only from a lingering leg injury, but also from her mother's death, which has devastated her family. After pushing away her friends, Sam has receded into a fog of depression. But then Sam meets Eliot, a reckless loner with a carefree attitude and an amazing secret: he can't feel any pain. At first, Sam is jealous--what she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

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

Kidd, Jess

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Having been abandoned on the steps of an orphanage as an infant, lovable car thief and Dublin charmer Mahony assumed all his life that his mother had simply given him up. But when he receives an anonymous note suggesting that foul play may have led to his mother's disappearance, he sees only one option: to return to the rural Irish village where he was born and find out what really happened...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Kidd 2017

Carr, Robyn

Summary: Determined to escape distractions and avoid the holiday season, Kaylee borrows a cabin in Virgin River. She knows the isolation will help her writing, and as she drives north through the mountains and the majestic redwoods, she immediately feels inspired. Until she arrives at a building that has just gone up in flames. Devastated, she heads to Jack's Bar to plan her next steps. The local...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin Audio 2020

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

Everhart, Donna

Summary: A young woman in 1960's North Carolina resents the moonshining operation her family has conducted for generations, blaming it for her mother's death. When her father insists that moonshining is in her veins, Jessie devises a plan to destroy the stills. Her scheme escalates an old rivalry and reveals long-held grudges.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVE

Charbonneau, Joelle

Summary: Chicago teen Meri Beckley's pride of living in a land of peace, prosperity, and truth crumbles when questions following her mother's death reveal buried facts, especially that words can have great power.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CHA

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Frank, Dorothea Benton.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2010

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

Hyde, Elisabeth.

Summary: When Diana Duprey, a female doctor and director of the Center of Reproductive Choice, is found murdered two weeks before Christmas, the crime threatens to reveal the small Colorado town's long-buried secrets and animosities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. A. Knopf 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HYD

Macomber, Debbie.

Summary: "The Palmer sisters couldn't be more different. Karen, the eldest, is the responsible one the one who got the grades, married the perfect guy, and has two wonderful, high-achieving children. Cassie is the rebellious one, who got pregnant right after high school and married the wrong man, despite her family's misgivings. And Nicole is a free, creative spirit, who's always been indulged and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Macomber 2015

Bernhard, Susan

Summary: "When the spring thaw of a frozen Minnesota lake brings about shocking revelations that lead to violence, 15-year-old Wes Ballot embarks on a search for his missing father, the truth about his mother's death and a future he must claim for himself."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little A 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION BER

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P BER

Jordan-Lake, Joy

Summary: "Told in alternating tales at once haunting and redemptive, A Tangled Mercy is a quintessentially American epic rooted in heartbreaking true events examining the harrowing depths of human brutality and betrayal, and our enduring hope for freedom and forgiveness." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION JOR

Sligar, Sara

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "When the famed photographer Miranda Brand died mysteriously at the height of her career, it sent shock waves through Callinas, California. Decades later, old wounds are reopened when her son Theo hires the ex-journalist Kate Aitken to archive his mother's work and personal effects.As Kate sorts through the vast maze of material and contends with the vicious rumors and shocking details of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MCD/Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SLI

Greenfeld, Karl Taro

Summary: True has a singular path: to be the greatest soccer player of her generation. But to realize her dream, she’ll need to make the Under-17 National Team, then the Residency Program, and the ultimate: the US Women’s National Team. Otherwise she can say goodbye to the Women’s World Cup. And True will do whatever it takes to be the top girl on the field. True has to stay focused because her family...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little A 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Lipman, Elinor

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "In a delightful new romantic comedy from Elinor Lipman, one woman's trash becomes another woman's treasure, with deliriously entertaining results. Daphne Maritch doesn't quite know what to make of the heavily annotated high school yearbook she inherits from her mother, who held this relic dear. Too dear. The late June Winter Maritch was the teacher to whom the class of '69 had dedicated its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LIP

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIP

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION LIP

Hyde, Elisabeth.

Summary: Diana Duprey, a doctor in a small town who also performs abortions, is found murdered. She had many enemies, thus, many of the townspeople are implicated in the murder, including her husband and daughter.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2006

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC HYD

Walsh, Therese.

Summary: "After their mother's probable suicide, sisters Olivia and Jazz take steps to move on with their lives. Jazz, logical and forward-thinking, decides to get a new job, but spirited, strong-willed Olivia--who can see sounds, taste words, and smell sights--is determined to travel to the remote setting of their mother's unfinished novel to lay her spirit properly to rest"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

Frank, Dorothea Benton.

Summary: When Caroline Wimbley Levine returned to Tall Pines Plantation, she never expected to make peace with long-buried truths about herself and her family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Fra

Fabiaschi, Abby

Summary: When a devoted wife and mother commits suicide and then begins meddling from beyond the grave, her husband and teenaged daughter are forced to reconsider their understanding of family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAB

Atkins, Ace.

Summary: When fourteen-year-old Mattie Sullivan asks Spenser to look into her mother's murder, he's not completely convinced by her claim that the police investigation four years ago was botched. Mattie is gruff, street-smart, and wise beyond her years, left to care for her younger siblings and an alcoholic grandmother in a dilapidated apartment in South Boston. But her need for closure and her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2012

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Chŏng, Yu-jŏng

Summary: ""A cool, crafty did-he-do-it thriller...The Good Son will rivet readers of Jo Nesbo and Patricia Highsmith." --A. J. Finn, #1 New York Times bestselling author of The Woman in the Window. The Talented Mr. Ripley meets The Bad Seed in this breathless, chilling psychological thriller by the #1 international bestselling novelist known as "Korea's Stephen King" Who can you trust if you can't trust...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC CHO
2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC JEO

Hyde, Elisabeth.

Summary: When Diana Duprey, a female doctor and director of the Center of Reproductive Choice, is found murdered two weeks before Christmas, the crime threatens to reveal the small Colorado town's long-buried secrets and animosities.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge Audio 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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