Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Gilmore, Susan Gregg.

Summary: "Leona befriended Emmalee, taught her to sew, and offered a home to the unwed mother. When Leona dies tragically, Emmalee decides to honor her by making her a beautiful funeral dress. While half the town rallies behind her, others try to take her child from her. Emmalee will learn she has more strength that she thought possible"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC GIL

King, Cassandra

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Kin

Childress, Mark.

Summary: The titular heroine is the epitome of the church-going Southern belle, except for one teeny-tiny aspect of her life. Georgia's family inheritance has long since evaporated, and to maintain her genteel lifestyle, Miss Bottoms has taken six affluent lovers--the fly in the ointment being that one is a married preacher who's about to reveal their infidelity to the whole congregation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Childress, Mark.

Summary: Georgia Bottoms, a Southern belle who keeps six lovers--none of whom know of the others--so she can maintain a lavish lifestyle, finds her ruse crumbling when a married preacher she has been seeing plans to confess their affair in front of his congregation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Childress 2011

Moose, Ruth

Summary: "Beth McKenzie, owner of the Dixie Dew Bed and Breakfast, is enjoying an exciting affair with her new love, Scott. Meanwhile, the town of Littleboro, North Carolina is abuzz with gossip about Crazy Reba's upcoming nuptials. Most brides go crazy at some point, but Littleboro's resident homeless lady has had a head start: she's beloved, indulged, and most of all, eccentric. But at almost 60 or...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Moose 2016

Jackson, Joshilyn.

Summary: Unduly familiar with choosing between sides throughout her lifetime, Nonny Frett finds herself once again caught in the middle between an escalating family feud that began before her birth and the realization of her own dreams.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2006

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

King, Cassandra

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2005

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Johnson, Caleb (Caleb Rick)

Summary: "Wedged between the bluffs and the river for which it's named, there's a small and all-but-forgotten town. Janie Treeborne lives on an orchard at the edge of Elberta, Alabama, and in time, she has become its keeper. A place where conquistadors once walked, and where the peaches they left behind now grow, Elberta has seen fierce battles, violent storms, and frantic change--and when the town is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOH

Kincaid, Nanci.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KIN

Smith, Lee

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam's 1985

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

King, Cassandra

Summary: Clare makes a living as a divorce coach to help men and women mend their broken hearts, all the while refusing to fall in love again herself, until she meets Lex, a charismatic sea captain and recent arrival in town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION KIN

Connors, Charlotte.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hinton, J. Lynne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Jackson, Joshilyn.

Summary: Nonny Frett understands the meaning of "between a rock and a hard place." She's got two mothers, "one deaf-blind and the other four baby steps from flat crazy." She's got two men: her husband, easing out the back door; and her best friend, laying siege to her heart in her front yard. She has a job that holds her in the city, and she's addicted to a little girl stuck deep in the country. And she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAC

Patton, Lisa.

Summary: Leelee's efforts to run a new restaurant with Peter are challenged by her unpredictable friends, a male dog named Roberta, and the return of Leelee's notorious ex-husband.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Patton, Lisa.

Summary: Leaving her beloved Memphis to help her husband's pipe dream of running a Vermont inn, southern belle Leelee Satterfield discovers numerous unanticipated challenges and is forced to apply her southern-style wits in the wake of a cruel swindle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

West, Michael Lee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WES

Patton, Lisa.

Summary: It was only because Leelee Satterfield had adored her husband since the tenth grade that she agreed to leave Memphis to follow his dream of managing an inn in Vermont. But when Leelee is left swindled and snowbound, she's forced to confront the true depth of her Southern grit in this foreign town. Readers will rejoice in the hilarious antics, colorful cast of characters, and heartfelt moments...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Moose, Ruth.

Summary: "Beth McKenzie's attempt to turn an old Southern mansion into a Bed and Breakfast called The Dixie Dew is thwarted when her first guest is found dead in bed. Murdered, it turns out. Three days later a young priest who looks better in tennis whites than clerick black, is found strangled in his chapel. The whole town of Littleboro is abuzz, and Ossie Delbardo, the town cop whose job heretofore...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY MOO

Wells, Rebecca

Summary: In the small river town of La Luna, Louisiana, Calla Lily Ponder enjoys a blissful childhood at her mother's side, learns the art of healing through the humble womanly art of "fixing hair," and encounters first love with a boy named Tuck. When Tuck leaves her, Calla transforms her sorrow into inspiration and heads for the wild and colorful city of New Orleans--where she realizes the full power...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC WEL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WEL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Wells 2009

Woodiwiss, Kathleen E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon 1981

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WOO

Wells, Rebecca

Summary: In the small river town of La Luna, Calla enjoys a blissful childhood. Her mother, a woman of rapture and love, teaches Calla the art of healing through the humble womanly art of "fixing hair." Calla further learns that this same touch of hands on the human body can quiet her own soul. It is also on the banks of the La Luna River that Calla encounters first love, with a boy named Tuck. But when...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Andrews, Mary Kay

Summary: Keeley Murdock's wedding to A.J. Jernigan should have been the social event of the season. But when she catches her fiance doing the deed with her maid of honor at the country club rehearsal dinner, all bets are off. And so is the wedding. Keeley pitches the hissy fit of the century, earning herself instant notoriety in the small town of Madison, Georgia.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Pub. 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

McKevett, G. A.

Summary: What could be worse than going back home to the rural deep South in the height of August humidity? It's going home to a wedding without a ring on your finger or a date on your arm. But that's the least of Savannah's problems after her kid brother is arrested for murder. Savannah's convinced that Macon has been framed, and she sets out to prove it, with a little assistance from her L.A.-based...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCK