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Fisher, Suzanne Woods

Summary: When a young Quaker woman learns her inheritance comes with strings attached, she must decide whether to remain true to family ties or follow her heart.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2018

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC FIS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION FIS

Christian, Claire

Summary: Since Ava lost Kelly, things haven't been going so well. Even before she gets thrown out of school for shouting at the principal, there's the simmering rage and all the weird destructive choices. The only thing going right for Ava is her job at Magic Kebab. Which is where she meets Gideon. Skinny, shy, anxious Gideon. A mad poet and collector of vinyl records with an aversion to social media....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Text Publishing Company 2017

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Gulley, Philip.

Summary: The citizens of Harmony pride themselves on the continuity of their community's small-town life, but change is in the air. Join Quaker Sam Gardner in his fifth year as pastor of Harmony Friends Meeting, where members must face the fragility of life, realize the resilience of family, and embrace the human ability to truly forgive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperSanFrancisco 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUL

Gulley, Philip.

Summary: When Quaker Pastor Sam Gardner is asked by the ill Unitarian minister to oversee a wedding in his place, Sam naturally agrees. It's not until the couple stands before him that he realizes they're two women. In the tempest of strong opinions and misunderstandings that follows the incident, Sam faces potential unemployment. Deeply discouraged, he wonders if his pastoral usefulness has come to an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Holiday Fiction, Call number: FICTION GUL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gulley 2014

Gulley, Philip.

Summary: When Pastor Sam Gardner takes a leave of absence at Harmony Friends Meeting to care for his ailing father, an interim female pastor comes in to take over his position and quickly endears herself to the quirky Quaker congregation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Gulley

Gulley, Philip

Summary: Sam Gardner has been pastor of Hope Friends Meeting for just four months when ninety-eight-year-old member Oilve Charles passes away. What's more shocking news is that Olive has left her entire estate--worth nearly one million dollars--to the meeting. At first the gift sounds to Sam like a godsend. Yet as word of the unexpected windfall spreads, it stirs up a storm of conflicting opinions among...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GUL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GUL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gulley 2015

Brill, Amy.

Summary: Amateur astronomer Hannah Gardner Price has lived all twenty-four years of her life according to the principles of the Nantucket Quaker community in which she was raised. Then she meets Isaac Martin, a young, dark-skinned whaler from the Azores who, like herself, has ambitions beyond his expected station in life. Drawn to his intellectual curiosity and honest manner, Hannah agrees to take Isaac...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRI

Gulley, Philip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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Gulley, Philip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperSanFrancisco 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Gulley

Gulley, Philip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperSanFrancisco 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GUL

Gulley, Philip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Multnomah Publishers 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: SC GULLE

Fisher, Suzanne Woods

Summary: Phoebe Starbuck has always adjusted her sails and rudder to the whims of her father. Now, for the first time, she's doing what she wants to do: marrying Captain Phineas Foulger and sailing far away from Nantucket. As she leaves on her grand adventure, her father gives her two gifts, both of which Phoebe sees little need for. The first is an old sheepskin journal from Great Mary, her highly...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIS

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FICTION FIS

Dobson, Melanie B.

Summary: "Times are hard in 1894. Desperate for work, former banker Jacob Hirsch rides the rails west from Chicago with his four-year-old daughter, Cassie. When a life-threatening illness strands the pair in Homestead, Iowa, the local Amana villagers welcome the father and daughter into their peaceful society. Liesel, a young Amana woman, nurses Cassie back to health, and the Homestead elders offer...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Summerside Press 2010

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Dobson 2010

Turnbull, Ann.

Summary: In England in 1662, a time of religious persecution, fifteen-year-old Susanna, a poor country girl and a Quaker, and seventeen-year-old William, a wealthy Anglican, meet and fall in love against all odds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2004

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Turnb

Fisher, Suzanne Woods

Summary: Six long years ago, Captain Reynolds Macy sailed away from his bride, looking forward to the day when he would return to Nantucket Island with a ship's hold full of whale oil. But when that momentous day finally arrives, Ren soon discovers that everything has changed in his absence. Everything. "Is nothing on this island as it appears to be?" he whispers in despair.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2018

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Harrigan, Haley

Summary: Ten years ago, Julie Portland accidentally killed her best friend, Reba. What's worse is she got away with it. Consumed by guilt, she left the small town of Lawrence Mill, Mississippi, and swore nothing would ever drag her back. Now, raising her daughter and struggling to make ends meet in Manhattan, Julie still can't forget the ghost of a girl with golden hair and a dangerous secret. When...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

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

Gulley, Philip.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperSanFrancisco 2002

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1 available in Adult, Call number: SC GUL

Remmes, Brenda Bevan.

Summary: When Liz Hoole, a free-spirited liberal from the Midwest, marries into a conservative Quaker family, she knows that raising children in compliance with Quaker value will be challenging. Twenty-five years later, she still feels like she's falling short of expectations. Fortunately, her faith and her friends in the small, rural North Carolina town of Cedar Branch keep her strong. After her best...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Snedeker, Caroline Dale

Summary: A probing portrayal of the power of love to overcome social barriers and religious structures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethlehem Books 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Snedeker

Chevalier, Tracy.

Summary: Forced to leave England and struggling with illness in the wake of a family tragedy, Quaker Honor Bright is forced to rely on strangers in the harsh landscape of 1850 Ohio and is compelled to join the Underground Railroad network to help runaway slaves escape to freedom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

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Carle, Eric.

Summary: A mouse searches everywhere for a friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFestival 1995

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BOARD Car

De Hartog, Jan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum 1972

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DE H

Wong, David

Summary: "Fan favorite David Wong takes readers to a whole new level with this blistering sequel to the cult sensation John Dies at the End, soon to be a movie starring Paul Giamatti Originally released as an online serial where it received more than 70,000 downloads, John Dies at the End has been described as a "Horrortacular", an epic of "spectacular" horror that combines the laugh out loud humor of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WON

Lewis, Stephen

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEW