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Burke, James Lee.

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Summary: "...Hackberry Holland makes his first appearance in this early gem...Against the backdrop of growing civil rights turmoil in a sultry border town, the hard-drinking ex-POW attorney yields to the myriad of urgings of his wife, his brother, and his so-called friends to make a bid for a congressional seat--and finds himself embroiled in the seamy world of Texas powerbrokers. And when Hack attempts...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2010

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O'Brien, Tim

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin 1994

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Diamond, Diana.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC DIA

Johnston, E. K.

Summary: "When fourteen-year-old Padmé Naberrie wins the election for Queen of Naboo, she adopts the name Amidala and leaves her family to the rule from the royal palace. To keep her safe and secure, she'll need a group of skilled handmaidens who can be her assistants, confidantes, defenders, and decoys. Each girl is selected for her particular talents, but it will be up to Padmé to unite them as a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Lucasfilm Press 2020

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

Dimberg, Kelsey Rae

Summary: Finn Hunt is working a dull office job when she meets the city's First Family, Philip and Marina Martin and their daughter. She eagerly agrees to be their nanny. But behind every façade lurks a less attractive truth. While Finn becomes caught up in a web of deceit, she too has a background she has hidden. Under the hot Phoenix sun, everything is about to be laid bare.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC DIM

Date, S. V. (Shirish V.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam's 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DAT

Dimberg, Kelsey Rae

Summary: Accepting what she believes will be a dream job from a prominent political family, a young nanny is dazzled by her employers' glamorous life before a mysterious stranger draws her into a menacing web of secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIM

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Flynn, Joseph.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLY

Coelho, Paulo.

Summary: "A woman around her thirties begins to question the routine and predictability of her days. In everybody's eyes, she has a perfect life: a solid and stable marriage, a loving husband, sweet and well-behaved children and a job as a journalist she can't complain about. However, she can no longer bear the necessary effort to fake happiness when all she feels in life is an enormous apathy. All that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COE

Vachss, Andrew H.

Summary: The time, 1959-and America. The place-a small, entirely corrupt Midwestern burg named Locke City, currently owned top to bottom by homegrown Royal Beaumont. Crippled by a childhood disease, Royal rules from a wheelchair-throne; few, though, have ever doubted that his power is absolute. Or not until now, when rival mobs-one Irish, one Italian-suddenly sense windows of opportunity. They lurk at...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VAC

Piercy, Marge.

Summary: Feeling left out in her family of ambitious achievers, Melissa Dickenson hopes to escape her mother's relentless scrutiny when she enters college and falls in love with the son of her father's political adversary.

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PIE

Woods, Stuart

Summary: Stone Barrington and several friends are vacationing in Florida when an extreme weather event puts a damper on their trip. Even worse, the hurricane-force winds blow a powerful, noxious politician straight onto Stone's doorstep. Though they part ways before long, Stone soon learns that he hasn't seen the last of his new acquaintance. It turns out that this official has some shady associates who...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2018

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

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Woods 2018

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: "Kate Chase was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of Salmon P. Chase. Her father was Abraham Lincoln's secretary of the treasury, and he aspired to even greater heights. Kate stepped into the role of establishing her thrice-widowed father in Washington society and as a future presidential candidate. Her efforts were successful enough that The Washington...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC CHI

Gorman, Edward.

Summary: Dev Conrad has spent several years as a paid consultant to senators and congressmen, but not even Dev's skepticism can prepare him for what he finds when he's abruptly pulled in to help get Senator Warren Nichols re-elected.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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Hartley, A. J. (Andrew James)

Summary: Anglet Sutonga, a former Steeplejack, must pose as a foreign princess to catch the thief who stole the government's plans for a secret weapon. Yet Ang has other things on her mind as well. Refugees from the north are trickling into the city, but an ambitious politician is proposing extreme measures to get rid of them, and when Ang discovers that one theft could spark a conflagration of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor Teen 2017

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

Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: "The New York Times bestselling author of Mrs. Lincoln's Dressmaker, Jennifer Chiaverini, reveals the famous First Lady's very public social and political contest with Kate Chase Sprague, memorialized as "one of the most remarkable women ever known to Washington society." (Providence Journal) Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION CHI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Chiaverini 2014

Archer, Jeffrey

Summary: In Hartford, Connecticut, in the late 1940s, twin brothers are accidentally separated at birth. One brother grows up to be a war hero in Vietnam and a successful 1990s bank executive, while the other distinguishes himself as a lawyer and politician. When both men decide to run for governor, they learn the truth about their kinship-- and must face its tragic consequences.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audio Renaissance 2002

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

Beres, Michael.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Medallion Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Kelly, Erin

Summary: Erin Kelly, master of suspense, returns with her next thrilling standalone featuring an abandoned mental asylum and the secrets it holds. Marianne was never supposed to return to town, the town where she grew up in the shadow of the Nazareth Mental Hospital. Her mother may be suffering from dementia nearby, but she had thought she'd left that place, and its dark secrets, behind her. That is,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2019

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Chiaverini, Jennifer.

Summary: Kate Chase Sprague was born in 1840 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the second daughter to the second wife of a devout but ambitious lawyer. Her father, Salmon P. Chase, rose to prominence in the antebellum years and was appointed secretary of the treasury in Abraham Lincoln' s cabinet, while aspiring to even greater heights. Beautiful, intelligent, regal, and entrancing, young Kate Chase stepped into the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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

Campbell, R. Wright.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1991

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M CAM

Weiner, Jennifer.

Summary: A politician's wife retreats with her grown daughters to a Connecticut beach house after a painful public betrayal, an escape marked by new beginnings and her younger daughter's pregnancy.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

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

Weiner, Jennifer.

Summary: A politician's wife retreats with her grown daughters to a Connecticut beach house after a painful public betrayal, an escape marked by new beginnings and her younger daughter's pregnancy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Weiner 2010

Weiner, Jennifer.

Summary: A politician's wife retreats with her grown daughters to a Connecticut beach house after a painful public betrayal, an escape marked by new beginnings and her younger daughter's pregnancy.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2010

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC WEI

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