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Morgan, Jude

Summary: In this Regency comedy of manners self-reliant Lydia Templeton rejects the county's most eligible bachelor but years later, when her ward proves surprisingly tricky to manage, discovers that her own spinster's heart may not be the closed book she thought it was.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOR

Chevalier, Tracy

6 holds on 8 copies

Summary: 1932. After the Great War took both her beloved brother and her fiancé, Violet Speedwell has become a "surplus woman," one of a generation doomed to a life of spinsterhood after the war killed so many young men. Yet Violet cannot reconcile herself to a life spent caring for her grieving, embittered mother. After countless meals of boiled eggs and dry toast, she saves enough to move out of her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

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Chevalier, Tracy

Summary: 1932. After the Great War took both her beloved brother and her fiancé, Violet Speedwell has become a "surplus woman," one of a generation doomed to a life of spinsterhood after the war killed so many young men. Yet Violet cannot reconcile herself to a life spent caring for her grieving, embittered mother. After countless meals of boiled eggs and dry toast, she saves enough to move out of her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2019

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Fielding, Helen

Summary: Bridget Jones takes readers on a tour of a hilarious year-in-the-life of a confused thirty-something singleton who would have all the answers if she could just lose seven pounds, stop smoking, and attain inner poise.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Fie

Fielding, Helen

Contents: ch. 1. Happily ever after -- ch. 2. Jellyfish at large -- ch. 3. Doooom! -- ch. 4. Persuasion -- ch. 5. Mr. Darcy, Mr. Darcy -- ch. 6. Italian job -- ch. 7. Mood-swinging Singletons -- ch. 8. Oh baby -- ch. 9. Social hell -- ch. 10. Mars and Venus in the dustbin -- ch. 11. Thai takeaway -- ch. 12. Strange times -- ch. 13. Gaaah! -- ch. 14. For better or worse? -- ch. 15. Excess Christmas spirit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION FIE

Pym, Barbara.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: E.P. Dutton 1981

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PYM

Hale, Shannon.

Summary: Divorced American Charlotte Kinder takes a trip to Regency staged Pembrook Park in Kent where she plays parlor games, learns country dances, and even lets herself be courted by her assigned suitor, the brooding, magnetic Mr. Mallery. But her vacation becomes more Northanger Abbey when she catches a fleeting glimpse of a dead body in a secret room.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Unsworth, Emma Jane

Summary: You know how it is. Saturday afternoon. You wake up and you can't move. I blinked and the floaters on my eyeballs shifted to reveal Tyler in her ratty old kimono over in the doorway. 'Way I see it,' she said, glass in one hand, lit cigarette in the other, 'girls are tied to beds for two reasons: sex and exorcisms. So, which was it with you?' Laura and Tyler are best friends who live together,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC UNS

Butland, Stephanie

Summary: Loveday Cardew prefers books to people. If someone looks carefully, they might glimpse the first lines of the novels she loves most tattooed on her skin. But there are some things Loveday will never, ever show anyone. Into her hiding place, the bookstore where she works, come a poet, a lover, and three suspicious deliveries. Someone has found out about her mysterious past. Will Loveday survive...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC BUT

Fielding, Helen

Summary: With her hotly anticipated third installment, Bridget Jones: Mad about the boy, Fielding introduces us to a whole new, enticing phase of Bridget's life, set in contemporary London, including the challenges of maintaining sex appeal as the years roll by, and the nightmares of drunken texting, the skinny jean, the disastrous e-mail cc, total lack of Twitter followers, and TVs that need ninety...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2013

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

Evans, Harriet

Summary: An irresistibly engaging new novel about a romantic young woman who suffers severe heartbreak and swears off love--only to risk her chance at happiness with a truly amazing man.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Downtown Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA