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Smith, Matt

Summary: "DEAR BOB AND SUE chronicles the journey of Matt and Karen Smith, who took a mid-career break to travel to all 58 U.S. National Parks. Written as a series of emails to their friends, Bob and Sue, they describe their sense of awe in exploring our national parks, and share humorous and quirky observations. The national parks are among the most stunning places in America - pristine wilderness,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Matt and Karen Smith 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.304/932

Stocklassa, Jan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: When Stieg Larsson died, the author of The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo had been working on a true mystery that out-twisted his Millennium novels: the assassination on February 28, 1986, of Olof Palme, the Swedish prime minister. It was the first time in history that a head of state had been murdered without a clue who had done it, and on a Stockholm street at point-blank range. Internationally...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amazon Crossing 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 STO

Proust, Marcel

Summary: Brilliantly translated, here are Proust's tormented, touching, and often very funny letters to his noisy neighbor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Directions Publishing Corporation 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 846 PRO

Summary: A collection of letters--to ancestors, to children five generations from now, to strangers in grocery lines, to any and all who feel weary and discouraged--written by award-winning novelists, poets, political thinkers, and activists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 816 RAD

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 816 Rad

Mikalatos, Matt

Summary: "Matt Mikalatos offers a poignant and compassionate look at a father's relationship with his children, the healing power of a small act of kindness, and the certainty that even death can't stop love in a deeply moving memoir inspired by a sky lantern with a scribbled note and the journey to find the child who wrote it: Love you, Daddy. Miss you so much. Steph. Steph scribbled those words on a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Howard Books, an imprint of Simon & Schuster, Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MIK

Kho, Nancy Davis

Summary: Who helped you become the person you are today? As Nancy Davis Kho approached a milestone birthday, she decided to answer that question by sending thank-you letters to the many people who had influenced her, helped her, and inspired her over the years: family, friends, mentors, teachers, co-workers, even a couple of former friends and exes. While her recipients always seemed genuinely pleased...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running Press 2019

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Spence, Annie

Summary: This librarian's snarky, laugh-out-loud funny, and deeply moving collection of love letters and break-up notes to books in her life is a perfect listen for book lovers.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 808.3 SPE

Fitzgerald, F. Scott (Francis Scott)

Summary: A novel of sordid living and violent death in Long Island society of the 1920's. The recording includes a selection of letters written by Fitzgerald to his editor, agent and friends and associates.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Charles Scribner 1994

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

Plath, Sylvia

Summary: A major literary event: the first volume in the definitive, complete collection of the letters of Sylvia Plath--most never before seen. One of the most beloved poets of the modern age, Sylvia Plath continues to inspire and fascinate the literary world. While her renown as one of the twentieth century's most influential poets is beyond dispute, Plath was also one of its most captivating...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an Imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

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Smith, Matt

Summary: "A funny and heartfelt travel memoir, Dear Bob and Sue: Season 3 brings to life the joy of the road trip and the humor that comes with experiencing new places and activities. This book is a follow-up to the bestselling book Dear Bob and Sue, a charming and sometimes irreverent chronicle of a middle-aged couple as they visit each of the country's fifty-nine national parks, testing their mettle...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Matt and Karen Smith 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 SMI

Spence, Annie

Summary: This librarian's snarky, laugh-out-loud funny, and deeply moving collection of love letters and break-up notes to books in her life is a perfect listen for book lovers.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 808.3 SPE