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Spencer, Scott

Summary: Meeting at a vast Hudson River estate, two couples become estranged by unexpected successes and reactions that shape the lives of diverse friends and family members over the course of two decades.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Spencer 2017

Paley, Grace.

Contents: Two ears, three lucks -- The little disturbances of man. Goodbye and good luck -- A woman, young and old -- The pale pink roast -- The loudest voice -- The contest -- An interest in life -- An irrevocable diameter -- Two short sad stories from a long and happy life. The used-boy raisers ; A subject of childhood -- In time which made a monkey of us all -- The floating truth -- Enormous changes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAL

Wharton, Edith

Summary: Hackles bristle discreetly, lips curl ever-so politely, and every breach of good taste is carefully recorded, as social aspirant Lily Bart launches a desperate bid for a place on the city's elite social register.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 0000

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FICTION Wharton 1989

Auster, Paul

Summary: Quinn, a mystery writer, becomes involved in a puzzling case; Blue is hired by White to spy on Black; and Fanshawe, a gifted novelist, disappears, leaving his family and work behind, in an omnibus edition containing three interconnected novels.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AUS

Wharton, Edith

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: IndyPublish.com 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WHA

Contents: The five-forty-eight / John Cheever -- Distant music / Ann Beattie -- Sailor off the Bremen / Irwin Shaw -- Physics / Tama Janowitz -- The whore of Mensa / Woody Allen -- What it was like, seeing Chris / Deborah Eisenberg -- Drawing Room B / John O'Hara -- A sentimental journey / Peter Taylor -- The balloon / Donald Barthelme -- Smart money / Philip Roth -- Another marvellous thing / Laurie...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WON

Moriarty, Laura

Summary: "A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, in 1922, and how it changes both their lives"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MOR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION MOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Moriarty 2012

Runyon, Damon

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beech Tree Books 1985

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RUN

Paley, Grace.

Summary: Records one woman's response to the love-hate relationships, inhibitions and selfconcerns of men and women.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1985

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAL

McBride, James

7 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "From James McBride, author of the National Book Award-winning The Good Lord Bird, comes a wise and witty novel about what happens to the witnesses of a shooting. In September 1969, a fumbling, cranky old church deacon known as Sportcoat shuffles into the courtyard of the Cause Houses housing project in south Brooklyn, pulls a .45 from his pocket, and in front of everybody shoots the project's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2020

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Martin, Steve

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Steve Martin's latest novel examines the glamour and the subterfuge of the fine art world in New York City"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub. 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAR

Pace, Alison.

Summary: Hope NcNeill has worked at the Metropolitan Museum of Art for years, but this is the first time she's been able to bring along her pug, Max. (Officially, at least. Up until now she's had to smuggle him in insider her tote bag.) The occasion: a special "Pug Night" party in honor of a deep-pocketed donor. Max and his friends are having a ball stalking the hors d'oeuvres and getting rambunctious-...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAC

James, Henry

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAM

Littlefield, Sophie

Summary: "A Manhattan socialite turns her spin instructor into a fitness superstar to impress her friends. But can she keep her little project under control? Or has she created a monster? Julia Summers seems to have it all: a Fifth Avenue apartment, a successful husband, and two adorable children attending the best private school in the city. She relishes wielding influence over her well-heeled...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIT

Dunne, Dominick.

Summary: High society journalist Gus Bailey was sued for $11 million for a fake story he repeated on the radio concerning a powerful congressman and a missing young woman. The stress from the lawsuit makes it difficult to finish the novel he's writing about the suspicious death of billionaire Konstantin Zacharias. The convicted murderer is in jail but, Gus is not convinced they have the right person and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2009

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

Dunne, Dominick.

Summary: High society journalist Gus Bailey was sued for $11 million for a fake story he repeated on the radio concerning a powerful congressman and a missing young woman. The stress from the lawsuit makes it difficult to finish the novel he's writing about the suspicious death of billionaire Konstantin Zacharias. The convicted murderer is in jail but, Gus is not convinced they have the right person and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUN

Mechling, Lauren

Summary: After a devastating break-up with her fiance, Geraldine is struggling to get her life back on track in Toronto. Her two old friends, Sunny and Rachel, left ages ago for New York, where they've landed good jobs, handsome husbands, and unfairly glamorous lives (or at least so it appears to Geraldine). Sick of watching from the sidelines, Geraldine decides to force the universe to give her the big...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MEC

Wharton, Edith

Contents: The house of mirth -- The reef -- The custom of the country -- The age of innocence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 1985

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WHA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WHA

Mitchell, Joseph

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIT

Andrews, Jan

Summary: "[This is the story of] Edie Murphy, an indomitable and engaging heroine who leaves Newfoundland on the cusp of womanhood. Against the backdrop of the history-making "Uprising" of 1909 and the devastating Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire (1911), Edie begins to find her own voice, hone her already-strong will, and learn about the true nature of home. A celebration of the strength of women and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running the Goat Books & Broadsides 2019

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

Attenberg, Jami

Summary: "Meet Mazie Phillips: big-hearted and bawdy, she's the truth-telling proprietress of The Venice, the famed New York City movie theater. It's the Jazz Age, with romance and booze aplenty--even when Prohibition kicks in--and Mazie never turns down a night on the town. But her high spirits mask a childhood rooted in poverty, and her diary, always close at hand, holds her dearest secrets. When the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ATT

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ATT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ATT

Gross, Andrew

Summary: A stirring story of a Jewish family brought together in the dawn of the women's garment business and torn apart by the birth of organized crime in New York City in the 1930s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRO

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRO

Overholt, Cuyler

Summary: "One of the first women practicing in the advanced new field of psychology, Dr. Genevieve Summerford is used to forging her own path. But when one of her patients is arrested for murder--a murder Genevieve fears she may have unwittingly provoked--she is forced to seek help to solve the crime and clear her patient's name ... and her own"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Overholt 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P OVE

Gross, Andrew

Summary: A stirring story of a Jewish family brought together in the dawn of the women's garment business and torn apart by the birth of organized crime in New York City in the 1930s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: book club kit