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Colandro, Lucille.

Summary: "You won't believe why this old lady swallowed a clover, a daisy, a butterfly, a bird, a pot, some gold, and a fiddle"-- Cover verso.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cartwheel Books/Scholastic 2012

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Rendell, Ruth

Summary: "Mystery novel about friendship, love, and aging. Synopsis: In the wanting months of the second World War, a group of children discover an earthen tunnel in their neighborhood. Throughout the summer of 1944--until one father forbids it--the subterranean space becomes their "secret garden," where the friends play games and tell stories. Six decades later, beneath a house on the same land,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rendell 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M REN

McNicoll, Sylvia

Summary: "Hallie, dying to know whether her crush likes her, runs across a mall parking lot with her cell phone blocking her vision as 82-year-old Susan is backing out. The freak accident appears to cost both of them their lives. It's all Susan's fault, right? What business does she have still being behind the wheel at her age? The two find themselves transported to a strange fairground, and argue back...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dundurn Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Roth, Philip.

Summary: "Published together for the first time as the author intended, Nemeses is a quartet of novels whose terrain is the human body and whose subject, the common experience that terrifies us all"--Publisher description.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Library of America 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROT

Haruf, Kent.

Summary: In the familiar setting of Holt, Colorado, home to all of Kent Haruf's inimitable fiction, Addie Moore pays an unexpected visit to a neighbor, Louis Waters. Her husband died years ago, as did his wife, and in such a small town they naturally have known of each other for decades; in fact, Addie was quite fond of Louis's wife. His daughter lives hours away, her son even farther, and Addie and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2015

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Brown, Carrie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Price, Reynolds

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PRI

Cotterill, Colin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Press Inc. 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COT

Brewer, Sonny.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRE

Cotterill, Colin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COT

Cotterill, Colin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COT

Cotterill, Colin.

Summary: Coroner Siri Paiboun must identify a corpse found near the mansion of the new Laotian president, an investigation which includes communication with the dead, sacrificial rituals, a marriage proposal, and strange disco music that only the doctor can hear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Press 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COT

Cotterill, Colin.

Summary: Supervising an excavation for the remains of a U.S. fighter pilot who crashed in a northern Laos jungle a decade earlier, national coroner Dr. Siri becomes suspicious when a series of fatal accidents culminates in his team getting trapped in a cabin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Crime 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COT

Tyler, Anne.

Summary: "It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon." This is the way Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red that day in July 1959. The whole family--their two daughters and two sons, their grandchildren, even their faithful old dog--is on the porch, listening contentedly as Abby tells the tale they have heard so many times before. And yet this gathering is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2015

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2 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC TYL

Harris, Rosie

Summary: "Now in her seventies and widowed for the past three years, Mary Wilson never expected to find love again. But when a kindly stranger helps her home with her shopping and she invites him in for a cup of tea, it marks the start of a slow-burning friendship. Mary's affection for Bill grows steadily, despite his failing health and repeated attempts to interfere by her scheming daughter-in-law. But...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House Publishing 2018

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Jonasson, Jonas

2 holds on 3 copies

Summary: Confined to a nursing home and about to turn 100, Allan Karlsson, who has a larger-than-life back story as an explosives expert, climbs out of the window in his slippers and embarks on an unforgettable adventure involving thugs, a murderous elephant and a very friendly hot dog stand operator.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2012

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Leary, Ann.

Summary: The Good House tells the story of Hildy Good, who lives in a small town on Boston's North Shore. Hildy is a successful real-estate broker, good neighbor, mother, and grandmother. She's also a raging alcoholic. She has also fooled herself into thinking that moderation is the key to her drinking problem. As if battling her demons wasn't enough to keep her busy, Hildy soon finds herself embroiled...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Abresch, Peter E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Write Way Publishing 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABR

Wilder, Effie Leland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIL

Dorsey, Tim.

Summary: Embarking on a new adventure off the coast of the Sunshine State, psychopath Serge A. Storms and his drug-addled sidekick find themselves surrounded by atypical retirees and drug dealers while working to outmaneuver federal agents and a fugitive murderer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DOR

Ferry, Peter

Summary: "Tom Johnson has just turned eighty-five. When faced with a nursing home, he escapes to the Netherlands to find the woman he fell in love with during World War II. His children want him back, but Tom fights to stay in the Netherlands for love, family and all the remaining rights of an old man"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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Tursten, Helene

4 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Maud is an irascible 88-year-old Swedish woman with no family, no friends, and... no qualms about a little murder. This funny, irreverent story collection by Helene Tursten, author of the Irene Huss investigations, features two-never-before translated stories that will keep you laughing all the way to the retirement home. Ever since her darling father's untimely death when she was only...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Crime 2018

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Moggach, Deborah.

Summary: When Dr. Ravi Kapoor's cousin sets up a retirement home in India, Ravi's father-in-law is one of its first guests, but what the renovation lacks in promised amenities and luxury, it makes up for in adventure, stunning beauty, and unexpected love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Trade Paperbacks 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOG

Tyler, Anne.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "It was a beautiful, breezy, yellow-and-green afternoon." This is the way Abby Whitshank always begins the story of how she fell in love with Red that day in July 1959. The whole family--their two daughters and two sons, their grandchildren, even their faithful old dog--is on the porch, listening contentedly as Abby tells the tale they have heard so many times before. And yet this gathering is...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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