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Bach, Richard

Summary: Because he spends so much time perfecting his flying form instead of concentrating on getting food, a seagull is ostracized by the rest of the flock.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAC

Kingsbury, Karen.

Summary: Mary Madison was a child of unspeakable horrors, a young woman society wanted to forget. Now a divine power has set Mary free to bring life-changing hope and love to battered and abused women living in the shadow of the nation's capital.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Kingsbury

Bakis, Kirsten

Summary: A German scientist in Canada creates over 100 dogs who can talk and walk on hind legs. One day they revolt and move to New York where they become instant celebrities. Rich, intelligent and elegantly dressed, their story is told by a young woman journalist who befriends them and who discovers that they are doomed. An exploration of the boundary between human and animal. A debut in fiction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAK

Conrad, Joseph

Summary: Compelling, exotic, and suspenseful, Heart of Darkness is far more than just an adventure story. The novel explores deep into the dark regions of the hearts and souls of its characters and into the conflicts prevalent in more "primitive" cultures. It is also a striking picture of the moral deterioration that can result from prolonged isolation. Marlow, the story's narrator, tells his friends of...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2010

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Saunders, George

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Villard 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAU

Girzone, Joseph F.

Summary: A Christlike modern-day carpenter named Joshua tells fifty stories that give the New Testament parables contemporary meaning.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2001

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Lightman, Alan P.

Summary: God, or Mr. g, lives in the Void with his aunt and uncle, while he creates space and time through trial and error as his rival Belhor questions his choices as the universe grows.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIG

Mahfuz, Najib

Summary: The first book of the Cairo Trilogy recreates turn-of-the-century Cairo, with characters who are simultaneously disciplined and sensual.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books/Doubleday 1991

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Redfield, James.

Summary: An ancient manuscript found in Peru contains nine insights the human race needs to enter an era of spiritual awareness.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Time Warner Audiobooks 2006

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

Blake, Sarah

Summary: With the coming of the Great Flood - the mother of all disasters - only one family is spared, left drifing on the endless waters, waiting for them to subside. We know the story of Noah, moved by divine word to build an ark and launch an escape. Now, in a work of astounding invention, Sarah Blake reclaims the story of his wife, Naamah, the matriarch who kept them alive. Here is the woman torn...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BLA

Conrad, Joseph

Summary: A journey up the river in the Belgian Congo is also a journey into the darkest part of a man's soul.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sound Room Publishers 2007

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC CON

Girzone, Joseph F.

Summary: Tells the story of Joshua, the simple, hardworking man who does beautiful carpentry and has an extraordinary effect on everyone he meets, transforming them with warmth and love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1994

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIR

Steinbeck, John

Summary: A poor fisherman dreams of wealth and happiness for his family when he finds a priceless pearl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Ste

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