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Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: Mary Beth Latham is first and foremost a mother, whose three teenaged children come first, before her career as a landscape gardener, or even her life as the wife of a doctor. Caring for her family and preserving their everyday life is paramount. And so, when one of her sons, Max, becomes depressed, Mary Beth becomes focused on him, and is blindsided by a shocking act of violence.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2010

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Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: In this irresistible memoir, the New York Times bestselling author and winner of the Pulitzer Prize Anna Quindlen writes about looking back and ahead--and celebrating it all--as she considers marriage, girlfriends, our mothers, faith, loss, all the stuff in our closets, and more. As she did in her beloved New York Times columns, and in A Short Guide to a Happy Life, Quindlen says for...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2012

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Quindlen, Anna

Summary: Nora Nolan always felt she lived a ideal life. But one day tensions in her tight-knit neighborhood--and her seemingly happy marriage--are exposed by an unexpected act of violence.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC QUI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Qui

Quindlen, Anna.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2002

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: Pulitzer Prize-winning columnist and bestselling author Anna Quindlen uses the mastery of the medium in which she works to send an utterly compelling message as she explores the importance of books in her life and their vital role in society. THE LIBRARY OF CONTEMPORARY THOUGHT is a groundbreaking series where America's finest writers and most brilliant minds tackle today's most provocative,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Pub. Group 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 Quindlen, Anna Quindlen

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: Life will never be the same for Meghan, the star of Rise and shine, after she mutters words of profanity into the open mike, as they cut for a commercial break.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FICTION Quindlin

Quindlen, Anna

Summary: Some days Nora Nolan thinks that she and her husband, Charlie, lead a charmed life--except when there's a crisis at work, a leak in the roof at home, or a problem with their twins at college. And why not? New York City was once Nora's dream destination, and her clannish dead-end block has become a safe harbor, a tranquil village amid the urban craziness. Then one morning she returns from her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FICTION QUI

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: A nurse escapes her abusive husband, a New York policeman, taking their son with her to Florida, where she assumes a new identity and even finds romance. But there is a price: her 10-year-old son misses his father, and she lives in constant fear his father will find them.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 1998

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Quindlen, Anna.

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Summary: "The life of a good dog is like the life of a good person, only shorter and more compressed," writes Pulitzer-winning author Quindlen about her beloved black Labrador retriever, Beau. With her trademark wisdom and humor, Quindlen reflects on how her life has unfolded in tandem with Beau's, and on the lessons she's learned by watching him: to roll with the punches, to take things as they come,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 818 QUI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.5403 QUI

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 818.5403 QUI

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: When a girl who loves to read fairy tales is transported back to medieval times, she finds that the life of a princess in a castle is less fun than she imagined.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1997

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: FIC Quind

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: In this irresistible memoir, the New York Times bestselling author and winner of the Pulitzer Prize Anna Quindlen writes about looking back and ahead--and celebrating it all--as she considers marriage, girlfriends, our mothers, faith, loss, all the stuff in our closets, and more. As she did in her beloved New York Times columns, and in A Short Guide to a Happy Life, Quindlen says for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Publishing Group 2012

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Quindlen, Anna.

Contents: Good-bye Dr. Spock -- Our tired, our poor, our kids -- Doing nothing is something -- No privilege for parents -- In search of a grown-up -- Playing God on no sleep -- Playing perfect patty-cake -- Mom Quixote -- Now it's time for generation next -- Daughter of the groom -- Fall from the nest -- The C word in the hallways -- School's out for summer -- A new roof on an old house -- A quilt of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814.54 QUI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 814.54 QUI

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: This story begins in the 1960s, and explores how Mimi Miller comes of age, over and over again. As a young girl in Miller’s Valley, an ordinary farming town that may be facing its final days, Mimi is observing adults, selling corn, growing up and changing, and watching the world around her change, too. As the years go by, the unthinkable starts to seem inevitable. Anna Quindlen’s novel takes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION QUI

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: A New York psychiatrist recounts her mother's death for which she was arrested. At the time, Dr. Ellen Gulden was accused of killing her mother with an overdose of morphine, a charge in part based on a high school essay in which she advocated euthanasia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1994

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUI

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: A novel about two sisters, the true meaning of success, and the qualities in life that matter most. It's an otherwise ordinary Monday when Meghan Fitzmaurice's perfect life hits a wall. A household name as the host of the country's highest-rated morning talk show, Meghan cuts to a commercial break--but not before she mutters two forbidden words into her open mike. In an instant, it's the end of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Qui

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Quindlen

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: Between the two is a wry and knowing portrait of Rebecca Winter, a photographer whose work made her an unlikely heroine for many women. Her career is now descendant, her bank balance shaky, and she has fled the city for the middle of nowhere. There she discovers, in a tree stand with a roofer named Jim Bates, that what she sees through a camera lens is not all there is to life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2014

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Quindlen, Anna

Summary: Some days Nora Nolan thinks that she and her husband, Charlie, lead a charmed life--except when there's a crisis at work, a leak in the roof at home, or a problem with their twins at college. And why not? New York City was once Nora's dream destination, and her clannish dead-end block has become a safe harbor, a tranquil village amid the urban craziness. Then one morning she returns from her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Quindlen, Anna

Summary: When a girl who loves to read fairy tales is transported back to medieval times, she finds that the life of a princess in a castle is less fun than she imagined.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 1997

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Quindlen 1997

Quindlen, Anna

Summary: As a young girl in Miller₂s Valley, an ordinary farming town that may be facing its final days, Mimi is observing adults, selling corn, growing up and changing, and watching the world around her change, too. As the years go by, the unthinkable starts to seem inevitable. Anna Quindlen₂s novel takes us through the changing eras of Mimi and her family, as secrets are revealed, and the heartbreaks...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Quindlen, Anna

Summary: "Before mommy blogs were even invented, Anna Quindlen became a go-to writer on the joys and challenges of motherhood in her nationally syndicated column. Now she's taking the next step and going full Nana in the pages of this lively and moving book about her grandchildren, her children, and her new and remarkable role"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 QUI

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 QUINDLEN, ANNA QUI

Quindlen, Anna

15 holds on 1 copy

Summary: In this book, author Anna Quindlen reflects on what it takes to "get a life"--to live deeply every day and from your own unique self, rather than merely to exist through your days. "Knowledge of our own mortality is the greatest gift God ever gives us," Quindlen writes, "because unless you know the clock is ticking, it is so easy to waste our days, our lives." Her mother died when Quindlen was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2020

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Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: Skip Cuddy, caretaker of the Blessing estate, finds a baby asleep in a box and decides he wants to keep her. The secrets of the past, how they affect the decisions and lives of people in the present are at the center of this work.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Quindlen 2002

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: Mary Beth Latham is first and foremost a mother, whose three teenaged children come first, before her career as a landscape gardener, or even her life as the wife of a doctor. Caring for her family and preserving their everyday life is paramount. And so, when one of her sons, Max, becomes depressed, Mary Beth becomes focused on him, and is blindsided by a shocking act of violence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC QUI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Qui

Quindlen, Anna.

Summary: In this breathtaking and beautiful novel, the #1 New York Times bestselling author Anna Quindlen creates an unforgettable portrait of a mother, a father, a family, and the explosive, violent consequences of what seem like inconsequential actions. Mary Beth Latham is first and foremost a mother, whose three teenaged children come first, before her career as a landscape gardener, or even her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Publishing Group 2010

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