21021 Results
21021 Results
Rainwater —Brown, Sandra, 1948-
Book
2009
89 available of 93 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
45 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...

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Large Print
2017
1 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 death of my country : the plains of Abraham diary of Geneviève Aubuchon —Trottier, Maxine.
Book
2005
37 available of 40 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.

Circe —Miller, Madeline, author.
Large Print
2018
3 available of 7 items

In the house of Helios, god of the sun and mightiest of the Titans, a daughter is born. But Circe is a strange child -- not powerful, like her father, nor viciously alluring like her mother. Turning to the world of morta...

Dissolution —Sansom, C. J.
Book
2003
4 available of 9 items

A literary mystery, set in 1537 when Henry VIII was launching his attacks on England's monasteries. An agent of Thomas Cromwell, sent to "assess" the monastery at Scarnsea, has been murdered. Dr.Matthew Shardlake is sent...

The winter sea —Kearsley, Susanna.
Book
2008
3 available of 10 items

When novelist Carrie McClelland decides to set her new novel in Slains Castle in Scotland and uses her ancestor, Sophia Paterson, as one of the characters, the novel begins to take on a life of its own and Carrie soon re...

The Irish heiress —O'Riley, Kaitlin, author.
Book
2019
18 available of 26 items

"Quiet and intuitive, Lady Mara Reeves has always felt more at home amid the green hills of her native Ireland than in London's stifling ballrooms. Determined to remain single, she's adept at gently rebuffing any suitor ...

Marilla of Green Gables —McCoy, Sarah, 1980- author.
Large Print
2019
0 available of 9 items

"A bold, heartfelt tale of life at Green Gables ... before Anne. Plucky and ambitious, Marilla Cuthbert is thirteen years old when her world is turned upside down, leaving her to bear the responsibilities of a farm wife...

The Scotsman who swept me away —Howell, Hannah, author.
Book
2019
14 available of 21 items

A lady in disguise —Sands, Lynsay, author.
Book
2019
16 available of 22 items

"Lady Maggie Wentworth must support herself as an investigative reporter. Writing under another name, she's been exposing the notorious scandals of the ton--this time it's the 'working girls' of London. While interviewin...

Make me love you —Lindsey, Johanna, author.
Book
2016
58 available of 63 items

"#1 New York Times bestselling author Johanna Lindsey delivers a sparkling, passionate tale of an earl's daughter who must convince a mysterious viscount to marry her and end his vendetta against her brother. One duel co...

The weight of ink —Kadish, Rachel, author.
Book
2017
0 available of 9 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...

In Farleigh Field : a novel —Bowen, Rhys, author.
Book
2017
4 available of 6 items

World War II comes to Farleigh Place, the ancestral home of Lord Westerham and his five daughters, when a soldier with a failed parachute falls to his death on the estate. After his uniform and possessions raise suspicio...

Lampedusa : a novel —Price, Steven, 1976- author.
Book
2019
7 available of 34 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 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...

More than meets the eye —Witemeyer, Karen, author.
Large Print
2018
3 available of 6 items

"Seeking justice against the man who stole his birthright and destroyed his family, Logan Fowler arrives in 1890s Pecan Gap, Texas to confront Zach Hamilton, a hardened criminal responsible for his father's death. What h...

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

Some like it scandalous —Rodale, Maya, author.
Book
2019
14 available of 17 items

"Theodore Prescott the Third, one of Manhattan's Rogues of Millionaire Row, has really done it this time. The only way to survive his most recent, unspeakably outrageous scandal is marry someone respectable. Someone sens...

The invention of wings —Kidd, Sue Monk.
Book
2014
48 available of 58 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...

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