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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: A novel on 1855 Bloody Kansas, an armed clash between slaveholders and abolitionists, often referred to as a prologue to the Civil War. The heroine is Lidie Newton, the wife of a slain abolitionist. Dressed as a boy, she embarks on a mission of revenge against his killer. By the author of Moo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 1998

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: One night in the late 1930s, in a bar on the Illinois-Iowa border, John Vincent Atanasoff, a professor of physics at Iowa State University, after a frustrating day performing tedious mathematical calculations in his lab, hit on the idea that the binary number system and electronic switches, combined with an array of capacitors on a moving drum to serve as memory, could yield a computing machine...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2010

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Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point 2002

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Margaret Mayfield is nearly an old maid at twenty-seven in post-Civil War Missouri when she marries Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early. He's the most famous man their small town has ever produced: a naval officer and a brilliant astronomer, a genius who, according to the local paper, has changed the universe. Margaret's mother calls the match "a piece of luck".

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2010

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

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: On the morning after the 2003 Academy Awards, Max--an Oscar-winning writer/director whose fame has waned--and his lover, Elena, are in bed, still groggy from last night's red-carpet festivities. They are talking about movies, talking about love, talking about the just-begun war in Iraq. But a house full of guests demands attention. They share their stories of Hollywood past and present; they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2007

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Oscar-winning writer/director Max--whose star is clearly beginning to dim--wakes up the morning after the 2003 Academy Awrds with a houseful of guests to worry about; and they all need attention.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2007

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Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1992

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Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2001

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Soon after her yearling, Jack, begins working with professional trainers at a nearby ranch, Abby Lovitt takes responsibility for a very large, very smart, and very curious retired racehorse named Gee Whiz.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD SMI

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Seventh-grader Abby Lovitt grows up on her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, learning to train the horses her father sells and trying to reconcile her strict religious upbringing with her own ideas about life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling 2010

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: A novel set in the world of thoroughbred racing follows a group of trainers, jockeys, and "track brats" on a two-year journey through the racing cycle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2007

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Dark truths and long-suppressed emotions come to the surface in 1979 when a successful Iowa farmer decides to cut one of his daughters out of his will.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1984

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Family patriarch Walter Langdon has died, and his children have fanned out across the country. The narrative moves year by year from 1953 to 1986, encompassing Cold War blinkeredness, Sixties rebellion, and escalating wealth into the Eighties.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Smiley 2015

Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Margaret Mayfield is nearly an old maid at twenty-seven in post-Civil War Missouri when she marries Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early. He's the most famous man their small town has ever produced: a naval officer and a brilliant astronomer, a genius who, according to the local paper, has changed the universe. Margaret's mother calls the match "a piece of luck".

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2010

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Margaret Mayfield is nearly an old maid at twenty-seven in post-Civil War Missouri when she marries Captain Andrew Jackson Jefferson Early. He's the most famous man their small town has ever produced: a naval officer and a brilliant astronomer, a genius who, according to the local paper, has changed the universe. Margaret's mother calls the match "a piece of luck".

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2010

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: "An epic novel that spans thirty years in the lives of a farm family in Iowa, telling a parallel story of the changes taking place in America from 1920 through the early 1950s"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Smiley 2014

Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

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Smiley, Jane

Summary: A conclusion to the "Last Hundred Years" trilogy finds a new generation of Langdons tackling the unique economic, social, cultural, and political challenges of the 1980s and beyond.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2015

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Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fawcett Columbine 1993

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: Golden Age combines intimate drama, emotional suspense, and a full command of history, bringing to a magnificent conclusion the century-long portrait of one unforgettable family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2015

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Smiley, Jane.

Summary: On her family's California horse ranch in the 1960s, eighth-grader Abby Lovitt faces the possibility of giving up her beloved colt, Jack, when it comes to light that his dam might have been stolen.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD SMI

Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.54 Smiley