20461 Results
20461 Results
Rainwater —Brown, Sandra, 1948-
Book
2009
81 available of 88 items

"The year is 1934. With the country in the stranglehold of drought and economic depression, Ella Barron runs her Texas boardinghouse with an efficiency that ensures her life will be kept in balance. Between chores of coo...

No safe harbour : the Halifax explosion diary of Charlotte Blackburn —Lawson, Julie, 1947-
Book
2006
43 available of 49 items

Twelve year old Charlotte Blackburn receives a diary from her brother serving overseas in France during World War One and uses it to record the events leading up to and following the Halifax Explosion of December 6, 1917...

The death of my country : the plains of Abraham diary of Geneviève Aubuchon —Trottier, Maxine.
Book
2005
34 available of 41 items

In May 1759, Abenaki Indian Geneviève Aubuchon must choose between remaining with her friends in Québec or retreating to the Abenaki mission at St. Francis so that she may be safe. Includes historical note.

An echo in the darkness —Rivers, Francine, 1947-
Large Print
2015
3 available of 6 items

A year has passed and Hadassah has donned veils to conceal her identity and the scars that now mark her body. Believed dead, she works helping a doctor and becomes skilled at healing through faith. When Julia falls ill, ...

The other side of silence —Kerr, Philip, author.
Book
2016
8 available of 11 items

"Being a Berlin cop in 1942 was a little like putting down mousetraps in a cage full of tigers. The war is over. Bernie Gunther, our sardonic former Berlin homicide detective and unwilling SS officer, is now living on th...

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Large Print
2017
0 available of 5 items

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite.

The most eligible lord in London —Quinn, Ella, author.
Book
2020
16 available of 23 items

"Handsome, rakish, incorrigibly flirtatious--Fredrick, Lord Littleton, is notorious. Lady Adeline Wivenly is resolved to keep him at arm's length during her first Season--until she overhears another woman's plot to trick...

A daring venture —Camden, Elizabeth, 1948- author.
Large Print
2018
8 available of 9 items

In early 1900s New York, biochemist Doctor Rosalind Werner works to champion a water delivery technology that will fight water-borne illnesses. The fight brings her into contact, and conflict, with newly appointed Commis...

Unforgiven —Balogh, Mary, author.
Large Print
2016
6 available of 8 items

"New York Times bestselling author Mary Balogh returns to Regency England in the second novel of her Horsemen Trilogy, a tale of unforgiven sins and unforgettable passion. Moira Hayes hadn't seen Kenneth Woodfall in near...

The bachelor —Jeffries, Sabrina, author.
Book
2020
24 available of 29 items

The girls with no names —Burdick, Serena, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 29 items

'The Home for Unwanted Girls' meets 'The Dollhouse' in this historical novel of secrets, deception, and sisterhood, as one sister goes missing and her younger sister hatches an audacious plan to be admitted to the House ...

My highland rebel —Forester, Amanda, author.
Book
2017
10 available of 12 items

A conquering hero: Cormac Maclean would rather read than rampage, but his fearsome warlord father demands that he prove himself in war. Cormac chooses what he thinks is an easy target, only to encounter a fiery Highland ...

An heiress to remember —Rodale, Maya, author.
Book
2020
14 available of 21 items

Beatrice Goodwin left Manhattan a duchess and has returned a divorcée, ready to seize control of her fate and the family business. Goodwin's Department Store, once the pinnacle of fashion, has fallen from favor thanks t...

The weight of ink —Kadish, Rachel, author.
Book
2017
6 available of 12 items

"An intellectual and emotional jigsaw puzzle of a novel for readers of A. S. Byatt's Possession and Geraldine Brooks's People of the Book Set in London of the 1660s and of the early twenty-first century, The Weight of In...

The invention of wings —Kidd, Sue Monk.
Book
2014
43 available of 56 items

"The story follows Hetty "Handful" Grimke, a Charleston slave, and Sarah, the daughter of the wealthy Grimke family. The novel begins on Sarah's eleventh birthday, when she is given ownership over Handful, who is to be h...

The night diary —Hiranandani, Veera, author.
Book
2018
8 available of 9 items

Shy twelve-year-old Nisha, forced to flee her home with her Hindu family during the 1947 partition of India, tries to find her voice and make sense of the world falling apart around her by writing to her deceased Muslim ...

The woman in the white kimono —Johns, Ana, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 15 items

A debut novel inspired by the author's true family story, 'The Woman in the White Kimono' is a captivating historical novel that tells the braided stories of a young woman in 1950s Japan, forced to choose between her hea...

Together forever —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Large Print
2018
0 available of 3 items

Marianne Neumann takes a job as a placing agent with the Children's Aid Society in hopes of finding her younger sister. In 1858 New York she finds it's not always easy to offer children a better life.

Lampedusa : a novel —Price, Steven, 1976- author.
Book
2019
27 available of 36 items

In sun-drenched Sicily, among the decadent Italian aristocracy of the late 1950s, Giuseppe Tomasi, the last prince of Lampedusa, struggles to complete a novel that will be his lasting legacy. With a firm devotion to the ...

The pull of the stars a novel. —Donoghue, Emma.
Large Print
2020
0 available of 4 items

A novel set in 1918 Dublin offers a three-day look at a maternity ward during the height of the Great Flu pandemic.

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