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Robinson, Gary

Summary: After a failed suicide attempt, seventeen-year-old Rhonda Runningcrane is inspired to help a crew protesting against an oil company running a pipeline through sacred Native land in North Dakota.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 7th Generation 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Plath, Sylvia.

Summary: This novel--echoing Plath's own experiences as a rising writer/editor in the early 1950s--chronicles the nervous breakdown of Esther Greenwood: brilliant, beautiful, enormously talented, successful, but slowly going under, and maybe for the last time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperPerennial 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION PLA

Andō, Natsumi.

Summary: She's Awake! Having wandered the realm between life and death, Arisa finally awakens. But, she doesn't remember anything...?! Then when Midori suddenly appears at the hospital and hands her something, she disappears! What is the relationship between Midori "The King" and Arisa?!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics 2012

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 ARI

Patterson, James

Summary: The family lawyer: Criminal defense attorney Matthew Hovanes is at the height of his career with a good marriage and popular athlete daughter Hannah, and smart computer whiz son Daniel. But their lives are shattered when a local girl commits suicide after being anonymously bullied-and Hannah is accused of cyber-stalking her. Convinced of Hannah's innocence, Matthew is determined to save his...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Book Group 2017

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

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Patterson 2017

Konigsberg, Bill

Summary: Aaron and Tillie do not know each other, but they both feel suicidal and arrive at the George Washington Bridge at the same time, intending to jump. Includes resources about suicide prevention and suicide prevention for LGBTQIA+ youth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

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

White, Randy Wayne.

Summary: Entreated by his goddaughter to help pay off a blackmailer who videotaped her bachelorette party and then threatened to expose her debauchery, Doc Ford reluctantly agrees and then finds himself in danger when the extortionist releases the tape anyway.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WHI

Bailey, Robert

Summary: "On the morning of his fortieth birthday, Randy Clark believes the only way he can help his family is to end it all. Standing on the Tennessee River Bridge in Decatur, Alabama, with his dreams of a pro golf career long gone, his marriage struggling, and facing financial ruin, Randy sees no other alternative to help his wife and daughter but to jump, which he plans to do in the next twenty-four...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2020

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White, Randy Wayne.

Summary: Doc Ford's goddaughter pleads with him to help her out of a jam. An extortionist with a lurid videotape of her bachelorette party is threatening to ruin her imminent marriage. Despite getting paid, the blackmailer releases the tape anyway and that's only the beginning of Doc's troubles.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: A teenage suicide pact between a pregnant girl and her boyfriend, both children of wealthy New England families. He shoots her, but fails to shoot himself and is charged with murder. At the trial he explains what made them do it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Perennial 2006

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PIC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P PIC

Harris, Charlaine

Summary: At Midnight's local pawnshop, weapons are flying off the shelves, and used in sudden and dramatic suicides right at the main crossroads in town. Who better to figure out why blood is being spilled than the vampire Lemuel, who, while translating mysterious texts, discovers what makes Midnight the town it is. There's a reason why witches and werewolves, killers and psychics, have been drawn to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Hornby, Nick.

Summary: Meet Martin, JJ, Jess, and Maureen. Four people who come together on New Year's Eve: a former TV talk show host, a musician, a teenage girl, and a mother. Three are British, one is American. They encounter one another on the roof of Topper's House, a London destination famous as the last stop for those ready to end their lives. This is a tale of connections made and missed, punishing regrets,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HOR

Malladi, Amulya.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAL

Patterson, James

Summary: The family lawyer: Criminal defense attorney Matthew Hovanes is at the height of his career with a good marriage and popular athlete daughter Hannah, and smart computer whiz son Daniel. But their lives are shattered when a local girl commits suicide after being anonymously bullied--and Hannah is accused of cyber-stalking her. Convinced of Hannah's innocence, Matthew is determined to save his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2017

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Klavan, Andrew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KLA

O'Farrell, Maggie

Summary: When Alice Raikes slips into a coma following an accident that could have been a suicide attempt, her family gathers at her bedside to wait and recall her life and loves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OFA

Gardner, Faith

Summary: Journey hadn't planned for a future, but when her suicide attempt fails she finds the life she never meant to live challenging in more ways than before: her parents don't trust her, her friends have moved on for their own good, her bipolar disorder is overwhelming. At odds with herself and lacking concrete goals, she begins volunteering at a local helpline, where she finds a community as strong...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Teen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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Laukkanen, Owen

Summary: When a student's suicide is tied to a disturbing online suicide club of unhappy teens, Kirk Stevens and Carla Windermere discover that an anonymous psychopath is manipulating the teens into self-destructive acts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAU

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAU

Coelho, Paulo.

Summary: "Another of Coelho's spiritual journeys, this time by the 24-year-old protagonist who, after a failed suicide attempt, rediscovers in an insane asylum in Slovenia the preciousness and precariousness of life. Costa's translation is competent, but cannot save Coelho's novel from its by now familiar and conventionally inspirational tone and message"--Handbook of Latin American Studies, v. 58.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Perennial 2006

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Swarthout, Glendon

Summary: Four women in the isolated frontier territory go mad, and it is up to the unlikely combination of homesteader Mary Bee Cuddy and ne'er-do-well Briggs to escort them east to safety.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Eugenides, Jeffrey.

Summary: Over the course of a year, the five beautiful Lisbon sisters commit suicide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction eugenides 2009

Savage, Vanessa

Summary: A dangerous accident prompts a family's relocation to a gothic seaside house, the site of an infamous murder 15 years earlier, where a wife and mother struggling with depression investigates rumors about the killer's parole. --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAV

Moyes, Jojo

Summary: "They had nothing in common until love gave them everything to lose Louisa Clark is an ordinary girl living an exceedingly ordinary life--steady boyfriend, close family--who has never been farther afield than their tiny village. She takes a badly needed job working for ex-Master of the Universe Will Traynor, who is wheelchair bound after a motorcycle accident. Will has always lived a huge...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pamela Dorman Books 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MOY

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MOY

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOY

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOY

Greaves, Abbie

Summary: "By all appearances, Frank and Maggie share a happy, loving marriage. But for the past six months, they have not spoken. Not a sentence, not a single word. Maggie isn't sure what, exactly, provoked Frank's silence, though she has a few ideas... Then Frank finds Maggie collapsed in the kitchen, unconscious, an empty package of sleeping pills on the table. Rushed to the hospital, she is placed in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

White, Stephen

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1998

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS WHI

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