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Kleypas, Lisa

Summary: Dr. Garrett Gibson, the only female physician in England, has never been tempted to embark on an affair. Until now.... Ethan Ransom, a former detective for Scotland Yard, as gallant as he is secretive, is rumored to be an assassin. For one exhilarating night they give in to their potent attraction before becoming strangers again. As a Ravenel by-blow spurned by his father, Ethan has little...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC KLE

Anderson, Alison A.

Summary: To keep herself occupied after recently losing her sight, Zinaida begins a diary in the summer of 1888. When a family rents a guesthouse on her family's estate, Zinaida meets and befriends Anton, the middle son, who is a doctor and a writer. As the summer progresses, Zinaida's diary becomes an intimate, intropective narrative of her singular relationship with Anton. More than a century later,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AND

Donati, Sara

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: "From the international bestselling author of The Gilded Hour comes Sara Donati's enthralling epic about two trailblazing female doctors in nineteenth-century New York; Dr. Sophie Savard, daughter of free people of color returns home to the achingly familiar rhythms of Manhattan in the early spring of 1884 to rebuild her life after the death of her husband. With the help of Dr. Anna Savard, her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Puri, Sunita

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "A heart-wrenching and provocative memoir about how the essential parts of one young woman's early life--her mother's work as a surgeon and her spiritual practice--led her to become a doctor and to question the premise that medicine exists to prolong life at all costs. Dr. Sunita Puri's parents grew up in urban India, in extreme poverty. Yet they managed not only to reach America, but her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2019

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Raintree, Jamie

Summary: Dr. Dylan Michaels cannot start married life with her long-time boyfriend Cooper with her sister's death on her conscience, but when Cooper reveals a secret of his own, Dylan is no longer sure of her future happiness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graydon House Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAI

Brown, Sandra

Summary: Rye Mallet is a pilot with a reputation for delivering cargo to far-off locations. But after a sabotage attempt leads to a crash landing, Mallet becomes involved something bigger than a delivery.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Book Group 2018

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

Wiggs, Susan

Summary: Caught between two worlds, Caleb Stoltz is bound by a deathbed promise to raise his orphaned niece and nephew in Middle Grove, where life revolves around family, farm, faith--and long-held suspicions about outsiders. When disaster strikes, Caleb is thrust into an urban environment of high-tech medicine and the relentless rush of modern life. Dr. Reese Powell is poised to join the medical...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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

Schwarz, Liese O'Halloran

Summary: Clare, one of the oldest women in Rhode Island, believes that all the painful secrets of her long life have been laid to rest, until an unexpected encounter with a piece of her past forces her to realize the time has come to tell her story. Ben, a shy, precocious six-year-old being gently raised by a devoted mom, witnesses a terrible crime and is taken to the hospital, bewildered and alone....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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Ofri, Danielle.

Summary: Singular Intimacies is the story of becoming a doctor by immersion at New York's Bellevue Hospital, the oldest public hospital in the country-and perhaps the most legendary. It is both the classic inner-city hospital and a unique amalgam of history, insanity, beauty, and intellect. When Danielle Ofri enters the doors of this 250-year-old institution as a tentative medical student, she is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 610.9 OFR

Watson, Jan.

Summary: With her husband away on a job, doctor Lilly Corbett Still turns to Armina, her neighbor, for companionship, but finds herself in a mess when someone breaks into her clinic and Armina ends up bedridden with an abandoned baby on her doorstep.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers, Inc. 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAT

Donati, Sara

Summary: The year is 1883, and in New York City, it's a time of dizzying splendor, crushing poverty, and tremendous change. With the gravity-defying Brooklyn Bridge nearly complete and New York in the grips of anti-vice crusader Anthony Comstock, Anna Savard and her cousin Sophie--both graduates of the Woman's Medical School--treat the city's most vulnerable, even if doing so may put everything they've...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2015

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

White, Karen (Karen S.)

Summary: 1945: When the critically wounded Captain Cooper Ravenal is brought to a private hospital on Manhattan's Upper East Side, young Dr. Kate Schuyler is drawn into a complex mystery that connects three generations of women in her family to a single extraordinary room in a Gilded Age mansion. Who is the woman in Captain Ravenel's portrait miniature who looks so much like Kate? And why is she wearing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New American Library 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WHI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION WHI

Summary: The continuing story of British transplant Dr. Ruby Walker and the staff of the Good Karma Hospital as they work to heal their patients in modern-day rural India.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV GOO

Summary: Wanting a fresh start after a broken relationship and a stressful job in the UK, Dr. Ruby Walker takes a job in India. Although she applied to work at a new urban clinic, Ruby ends up at the overcrowded and underfunded Good Karma Hospital run by the formidable Dr. Lydia Fonseca. As she adjusts to her new life in rural India, Ruby slowly realizes that the hospital may be more than the rundown...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV GOO

Lenhardt, Melissa

Summary: "Laura's worst fears have been realized: Kindle has been taken into custody and she is once again on the run. The noose awaits her in New York, but Laura is realizing that there are some things worse than death. Finally running out of places to hide, it may be time for Dr. Catherine Bennett to face her past"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Redhook Books/Orbit 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEN

White, Karen (Karen S.)

Summary: "A multi-generational novel of love and loss that spans over half a century"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC WHI

Bradley, Patricia

Summary: "In a steamy small town of secrets, danger, and broken promises, a woman reaches out to a former love to save her brother's life. Can she prevent her own secret from being revealed?" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BRA

Brown, Sandra

Summary: Rye Mallett is a 'freight dog', a pilot who'll fly anywhere in the world, at any time, at a moment's notice, through the worst weather. As a fighter pilot in Afghanistan, he escaped death once. Figuring that it's only a matter of time before it catches up with him, he tempts it by taking risks. But one night he takes to the air, when no other pilot would, to deliver a black padlocked box. What...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO
1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BRO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Brown 2018

Shaw, Vivian

Summary: "Meet Greta Helsing, fast-talking doctor to the undead. Keeping the supernatural community not-alive and well in London has been her family's specialty for generations. Greta Helsing inherited the family's highly specialized, and highly peculiar, medical practice. She treats the undead for a host of ills -- vocal strain in banshees, arthritis in barrow-wights, and entropy in mummies. Although...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

Sánchez Vegara, Ma Isabel (María Isabel)

Summary: From an early age, Maria Montessori challenged the norm, studying science at an all-boys school. As an adult, she became the first female doctor in her country, specializing in the care of children. She went on to make important discoveries that completely changed the course of traditional education, setting up Montessori schools around the world. This inspiring story of the revolutionary...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Frances Lincoln Children's Books 2019

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Gable, Michelle

Summary: Physician Bess Codman has returned to her family's Nantucket compound, Cliff House, for the first time in four years. Her great grandparents built Cliff House almost a century before, but due to erosion, the once grand home will soon fall into the sea. Though she's purposefully avoided the island, Bess must now pack up the house and deal with her mother, a notorious town rabble rouser, who...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Miller, Judith

Summary: Travel along with Delphinia as she leaves her childhood home for an uncertain future on a Kansas homestead. Also includes a bonus historical romance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barbour Publishing, Inc 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Stone, Tanya Lee.

Summary: An introduction to the life and achievements of the first American female doctor describes the limited career prospects available to women in the early nineteenth-century, the opposition Blackwell faced while pursuing a medical education, and her pioneering medical career that opened doors for future generations of women.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2013

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Swaby, Rachel.

Summary: "Covering Nobel Prize winners and major innovators, as well as lesser-known but hugely significant scientists who influence our every day, Rachel Swaby's ... profiles span centuries of courageous thinkers and illustrate how each one's ideas developed, from their first moment of scientific engagement through the research and discovery for which they're best known"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 500 SWA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 509.2 Swaby 2015