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Jones, Diana Wynne.

Summary: After his grandfather dies, Andrew Hope inherits a house and surrounding land in an English village, but things become very complicated when young orphan Aidan shows up and suddenly a host of variously magical townsfolk and interlopers start intruding on their lives.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

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

Janes, Diane

Summary: Tom Dod's Aunt Hetty is worried -- three sudden deaths have occurred in the sleepy village of Durley Dean. They might seem like tragic accidents, but Aunt Hetty isn't so sure. After all, all three took a stand against Reverend Pinder, the new vicar of St Agnes Church, whose controversial changes have divided the congregation. But is there really a killer among the parishioners? And while Fran...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Janes 2018

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Co. 1995

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REA

Jones, Diana Wynne.

Summary: After his grandfather dies, Andrew Hope inherits a house and surrounding land in an English village, but things become very complicated when young orphan Aidan shows up and suddenly a host of variously magical townsfolk and interlopers start intruding on their lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC JON

Colgan, Jenny

Summary: Rosie Hopkins's life is...comfortable. She has a steady nursing job, a nice apartment, and Gerard, her loyal (if a bit boring) boyfriend. And even though she might like to pursue a more rewarding career, and Gerard doesn't seem to have any plans to propose, Rosie's not complaining. Things could be worse. Right? Life gets a bit more interesting when Rosie's mother sends her out to the country to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Ellicott, Jessica

Summary: Beryl Helliwell and Edwina Davenport, who share a household in the hamlet of Walmsley Parva, have set up their own informal private investigation business. Their first client, Vicar Wilfred Lowethorpe, requires sensitivity and discretion. Lionel Cunningham, a parishioner and treasurer of the local pigeon racing club, has gone missing with all the club's funds and some prize birds belonging to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2018

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Block, Simon

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Summary: Join Frances Barden, Sarah Collingborne, Pat Simms, Miriam Brindsley, and the women of the Great Paxford Women's Institute as calamity hits their beloved village and they prove once again that when women work together they can surmount almost any challenge. Frances struggles as her factory is shut down and her husband's secret child arrives at her door. Pat's abusive husband is home from the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zaffre 2018

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REA

Barnard, Robert.

Summary: Yorkshire detective Charlie Peace visits an art colony full of quirky individuals as he investigates the murder of a street artist. By the author of A Little Local Murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Brown, Carrie

Summary: An Englishman discovers love at the age of 51. It happens to Norris Lamb, a village postman after he sees Vida Stephen, a 41-year-old spinster, dancing naked in the moonlight. Too shy to speak to her, he writes her anonymous love letters. By the author of Rose's Garden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Read, Miss.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2002

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

Klassen, Julie

Summary: "Regency era dancing master Alec Valcourt wants to bring new life to the sleepy little village of Beaworthy in remote Devonshire--and to one young woman's restless heart"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KLA

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P KLA

Dams, Jeanne M.

Summary: A land developer is killed in Sherebury, England, and police suspect environmentalists, but they are too busy to handle the case because of a forthcoming royal visit. So the case is taken by Dorothy Martin, an American widow working in a bookstore who is the sweetheart of the chief of police.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAM

Thirkell, Angela

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Moyer Bell 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THI

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Summary: In an English village whose inhabitants cherish virtues and manners considered antiquated elsewhere, Miss Read, the school's headmistress, prepares for an early retirement because of ill health. On the positive side, a suitor appears. With artwork.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1994

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REA

Klassen, Julie.

Summary: Exposed to fashionable society and romance--as well as clues about her mother--Lillian Haswell, brilliant daughter of a local apothecary, is torn when she is summoned back to her ailing father's bedside to save the family legacy at a time when women are forbidden to work as apothecaries and the suspicious eyes of a scholarly physician and a competing apothecary are upon her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P KLA

Ellicott, Jessica

Summary: As friends, the boisterous and brash American Beryl couldn't be less alike than the prim and proper British Edwina. But as sleuths in an England recovering from the Great War, they're the perfect match. 1920: Flying in the face of convention, legendary American adventuress Beryl Helliwell never fails to surprise and shock. The last thing her adoring public would expect is that she craves some...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M ELL

Crace, Jim.

Summary: A stable fire in a remote English village leads to disputes between newcomers who are wrongly accused and long-term residents who refuse to believe one of their own could be responsible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRA

Todd, Charles.

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Summary: In post-World War I Britain, Inspector Ian Rutledge of Scotland Yard travels to Cornwall to investigate three mysterious deaths. Accompanying him is his constant companion, a young Scot he executed on the battlefield whose tormenting voice forces him to face unpleasant truths. By the author of A Test of Wills.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1998

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Albert, Susan Wittig.

Summary: When Beatrix Potter returns to her new hometown of Sawrey after some time away, she finds the village threatened by a mysterious outsider who plans to destroy the pristine shoreline of Lake Windermere by constructing a number of villas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Albert, Susan Wittig.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2004

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Todd, Charles.

Summary: It's 1920. Three men are dead, all garroted, all war veterans. When a piece of evidence, kept from the public, suggests a much stronger link between the victims and the unknown, it's up to World War I battered survivor, Scotland Yard Detective Ian Rutledge to find the killer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY TOD

Doughty, Louise.

Summary: The scene is set for the festive season at Warbeck Hall - owned by Lord Warbeck, a dying and impoverished peer who wants to be among loved ones for what he thinks will be his last Christmas. The holiday decorations are up and snow is falling fast outside. The guests range from the Lord's difficult son to a visiting Czech historian. There is, of course, a faithful butler and his ambitious...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carroll & Graf 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOU

Summary: Discover the life and memories of one man in one village during the whole 20th century.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV VIL