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Harrison, Kathryn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1997

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Gordon, Mary

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2000

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Grumbach, Doris.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 1994

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Didion, Joan.

Summary: Blue nights opens on July 26, 2010, as Didion thinks back to Quintana's wedding in New York seven years before. Today would be her wedding anniversary. This fact triggers vivid snapshots of Quintana's childhood, in Malibu, in Brentwood, at school in Holmby Hills. Reflecting on her daughter but also on her role as a parent, Didion asks the candid questions any parent might about how she feels...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 813.54 DIDION, JOAN DID

Rice, Anne

Summary: An intimate memoir of Anne Rice's Catholic girlhood, her unmaking as a devout believer, and her return to the Church--what she calls a decision of the heart. Moving from her New Orleans childhood in the 1940s and '50s, with all its religious devotions, through how she slowly lost her belief in God, the book recounts Anne's years in radical Berkeley, where she wrote Interview with the Vampire (a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2008

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Paretsky, Sara.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Verso 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 PAR

Erdman, Loula Grace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dodd, Mead 1969

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.5 ERDMAN, LOULA ERD

Lamott, Anne.

Summary: The author describes the lifelong process through which she came to believe in God, discussing the battles she fought with alcohol, food disorders, and the loss of loved ones, and following her search for the spiritual path.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 LAM

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McCaffrey, Todd

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Pub. Group 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MCC

Grumbach, Doris.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.54 GRU

Shapiro, Dani

Summary: "In the spring of 2016, through a genealogy website to which she had whimsically submitted her DNA, Dani Shapiro received the astonishing news that her beloved deceased father was not her biological father. Over the course of a single day, her entire history--the life she had lived--crumbled beneath her. In just a few hours of Internet sleuthing, she was able to piece together the story of her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SHAPIRO, DANI SHA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Shapiro 2019

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Shapiro, Dani

Summary: "The best-selling novelist and memoirist delivers her most intimate and powerful work: a piercing, life-affirming memoir about marriage and memory, about the frailty and elasticity of our most essential bonds, and about the accretion, over time, of both sorrow and love. Hourglass is an inquiry into how marriage is transformed by time--abraded, strengthened, shaped in miraculous and sometimes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SHAPIRO, DANI SHA

Patrick, Denise Lewis

Summary: The A Girl Named series tells the stories of how ordinary American girls grew up to be extraordinary American women. Rosa Parks refused to give up her bus seat to a white passenger in 1955, but how did she come to be so brave?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE PAL