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Patchett, Ann

Summary: "One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating's christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny's mother, Beverly--thus setting in motion the dissolution of their marriages and the joining of two families. Spanning five decades, Commonwealth explores how this chance encounter reverberates through the lives of the four parents and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: St. Elizabeth's, a home for unwed mothers in Habit, Kentucky, usually harbors its residents for only a little while. Not so Rose Clinton, a beautiful, mysterious woman who comes to the home pregnant but not unwed, and stays. She plans to give up her child, thinking she cannot be the mother it needs. But when Cecilia is born, Rose makes a place for herself and her daughter amid St. Elizabeth's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1992

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Patchett, Ann.

Summary: Ann Patchett has dazzled readers with her award-winning books, including The Magician's Assistant and the New York Times bestselling Bel Canto . Now she raises the bar with State of Wonder , a provocative and ambitious novel set deep in the Amazon jungle. Dr. Marina Singh, a research scientist with a Minnesota pharmaceutical company, is sent to Brazil to track down her former mentor, Dr....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins US 2011

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Patchett, Ann

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Summary: Bernadette and Bernard Doyle share a great love for family. Already blessed with a son, they adopt two black children, Teddy and Tip. Even after Bernadette dies, she continues to exert a profound influence over the family. And then Tip is pushed out of a car's path in a sudden act of heroism, and lives are bound by this selfless act.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2007

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: A researcher at a pharmaceutical company, Marina Singh journeys into the heart of the Amazonian delta to check on a field team that has been silent for two years--a dangerous assignment that forces Marina to confront the ghosts of her past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2011

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Patchett, Ann

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Summary: "Somewhere in South America, at the home of the country's vice president, a lavish birthday party is being held in honor of Mr. Hosokawa, a powerful Japanese businessman. Roxanne Coss, opera's most revered soprano, has mesmerized the international guests with her singing. It is a perfect evening -- until a band of gun-wielding terrorists breaks in, taking the entire party hostage. But what...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2007

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: "The acclaimed, bestselling author--winner of the PEN/Faulkner Award and the Orange Prize--tells the enthralling story of how an unexpected romantic encounter irrevocably changes two families' lives. One Sunday afternoon in Southern California, Bert Cousins shows up at Franny Keating's christening party uninvited. Before evening falls, he has kissed Franny's mother, Beverly--thus setting in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: After the death of a homosexual magician, his female assistant journeys from Los Angeles to Nebraska in search of the man's hidden past and discovers his estranged family, as well as the love she has always been denied.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1998

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Patchett, Ann

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Summary: Author Ann Patchett relates the story of her friendship with fellow writer Lucy Grealy, and of Lucy's zest for life despite a long struggle with a disfiguring childhood cancer.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2004

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Patchett, Ann

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

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Patchett, Ann

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Summary: Patchett tells the story of two broken families and the paths their lives take over the course of 40 years, through love and marriage, death and divorce, and a dark secret from childhood that lies underneath it all.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2016

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Patchett, Ann

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Summary: "Ann Patchett, the New York Times bestselling author of Commonwealth and State of Wonder, returns with her most powerful novel to date: a richly moving story that explores the indelible bond between two siblings, the house of their childhood, and a past that will not let them go"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: A flock of lambs mishears the word "landslide" as "lambslide" and begins a campaign to have one built for them on the farm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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Patchett, Ann

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Summary: Marina Singh is a pharmaceutical researcher sent deep into the Amazon jungle to inquire about the death of a colleague. It is there that the company is looking into a miracle drug based on a tree bark used by a native tribe. Upon her arrival Marina must find out the circumstances of her colleague's death, as well as find out why work has slowed to a crawl on the drug. That means dealing with...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: In an unnamed South American country, a world-renowned soprano sings at a birthday party in honor of a visiting Japanese industrial titan. His hosts hope that Mr. Hosokawa can be persuaded to build a factory in their Third World backwater. Alas, in the opening sequence, just as the accompanist kisses the soprano, a ragtag band of 18 terrorists enters the vice-presidential mansion through the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: Struggling with single parenthood and a scandal that cost him his political career, Bernard Doyle fights his disappointment with his adopted sons' career choices before a violent event forces the members of his family to reconsider their priorities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2007

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: Struggling with single parenthood and a scandal that cost him his political career, Bernard Doyle fights his disappointment with his adopted sons' career choices before a violent event forces the members of his family to reconsider their priorities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2007

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: Marina Singh is a pharmaceutical researcher sent deep into the Amazon jungle to inquire about the death of a colleague. It is there that the company is looking into a miracle drug based on a tree bark used by a native tribe. Upon her arrival Marina must find out the circumstances of her colleague's death, as well as find out why work has slowed to a crawl on the drug. That means dealing with...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: A researcher at a pharmaceutical company, Marina Singh journeys into the heart of the Amazonian delta to check on a field team that has been silent for two years--a dangerous assignment that forces Marina to confront the ghosts of her past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2011

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Patchett, Ann

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1999

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: Ann Patchett, author of State of Wonder, Run, and Bel Canto, examines her deepest commitments--to writing, family, friends, dogs, books, and her husband--creating a resonant portrait of her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2013

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: The author describes her twenty-year friendship with Lucy Grealy, tracing their introduction at a writer's workshop, the integral part their friendship played in their writing careers, and her witness to Grealy's medical deterioration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2004

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: An inspirational primer based on the author's 2006 commencement address at Sarah Lawrence College discusses how to manage life's crossroads, recounts times of struggle from her own life, and celebrates the benefits of not knowing what is to come.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2008

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Summary: Dana Delany (China Beach) stars as Rose, a desperate expectant woman who leaves her husband and takes refuge in a shelter for unwed pregnant women. She begins a new life, raising her daughter and marrying the shelter's handyman (Clancy Brown, The Shawshank Redemption). But when her first husband tracks her down, she is faced with the agonizing decision whether to flee her past once again.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Questar Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA PAT