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1859 Results
Daisy Jones & the Six : a novel —Reid, Taylor Jenkins, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 42 items

"A gripping novel about the whirlwind rise of a world-famous 1970s rock group and their beautiful lead singer -- and the secret reasons behind their dramatic break up. Daisy Jones is a beautiful, broken girl growing up i...

Wenjack —Boyden, Joseph, 1966- author.
Book
2016
51 available of 59 items

"An Ojibwe boy runs away from a North Ontario Indian School. He realizes too late just how far away home is. Along the way he's followed by Manitous, spirits of the forest who comment on his plight, cajoling, taunting, a...

The invention of wings —Kidd, Sue Monk.
Book
2014
45 available of 57 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 Paris orphan —Lester, Natasha, 1973- author.
Book
2019
15 available of 35 items

Manhattan, Paris, 1942: When Jessica May's successful modelling career is abruptly cut short, she is assigned to the war in Europe as a photojournalist for Vogue. But when she arrives the army men make her life as diffic...

The queen's secret : a novel of England's World War II queen —Harper, Karen (Karen S.), author.
Book
2020
0 available of 12 items

In this novel of royal secrets and intrigue set during World War II, Karen Harper lifts the veil on one of the worlds most fascinating families, and how its secret weapon of a matriarch maneuvered her way through one of ...

Sword of kings —Cornwell, Bernard, author.
Book
2019
16 available of 27 items

Uhtred of Bebbanburg is a man of his word. An oath bound him to King Alfred. An oath bound him to Ǽthelflaed. And now an oath will wrench him away from the ancestral home he fought so hard to regain. For Uhtred has swor...

Becoming Mrs. Lewis : a novel : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis —Henry, Patti Callahan, author.
Book
2018
9 available of 18 items

"The love story of C.S. Lewis and his wife, Helen Joy Davidman Gresham, was improbable--and seemingly impossible. Their Eros-story led to some of Lewis's greatest works, yet Joy is most commonly known for how she died. B...

Mistress of the Ritz : a novel —Benjamin, Melanie, 1962- author.
Book
2019
9 available of 16 items

A captivating novel based on the story of the extraordinary real-life American woman who secretly worked for the French Resistance during World War II--while playing hostess to the invading Germans at the iconic Hotel Ri...

Lampedusa : a novel —Price, Steven, 1976- author.
Book
2019
24 available of 38 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 ...

Code name Hélène : a novel —Lawhon, Ariel, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 17 items

"A novel based on the real life story of socialite spy Nancy Wake, about the astonishing woman who killed a Nazi with her bare hands and went on to become one of the most decorated women in WWII"-- Provided by publisher....

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.

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Book
2017
6 available of 19 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. It is the spring of 1939, and three generati...

The queen's fortune : a novel of Desiree, Napoleon, and the dynasty that outlasted the empire —Pataki, Allison, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 10 items

"As the French revolution ravages the country, Desiree Clary is faced with the life-altering truth that the world she has known and loved is gone. Her head -- as well as her family -- is at risk, and it's fallen on her t...

The girl in white gloves : a novel of Grace Kelly —Maher, Kerri, author.
Book
2020
4 available of 11 items

"Some women make headlines; an icon defies them. A vivid reimagining of the exhilarating and sensationalized life of Princess Grace of Monaco from the acclaimed author of The Kennedy Debutante. Hungry for her art and ho...

Button man —Gross, Andrew, 1952- author.
Book
2019
47 available of 53 items

Morris, Sol, and Harry Rabishevsky grew up poor and rough in a tiny flat on the Lower East Side, until the death of their father thrust them into having to fend for themselves and support their large family. Morris, the ...

The king at the edge of the world : a novel —Phillips, Arthur, 1969- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 5 items

The year is 1601. Queen Elizabeth I is dying, childless. Her nervous kingdom has no heir. It is a capital crime even to think that Elizabeth will ever die. Potential successors secretly maneuver to be in position when th...

Burial rites : a novel —Kent, Hannah, 1985- author.
Book
2014
24 available of 31 items

Set against Iceland's stark landscape, Hannah Kent brings to vivid life the story of Agnes, who, charged with the brutal murder of her former master, is sent to an isolated farm to await execution. Horrified at the prosp...

The Sitting Bull affair : a documentary novel —Stewart, Robert, 1938- author.
Book
2017
8 available of 11 items

While the Battle of the Little Bighorn is a legendary episode in American history, what happened to Sitting Bull and his followers afterward is less well known. Ruthlessly harried by US troops, roughly twenty-five hundre...

The land beyond the sea —Penman, Sharon Kay, author.
Book
2020
3 available of 12 items

From the critically acclaimed New York Times bestselling author Sharon Kay Penman comes the story of the reign of King Baldwin IV and the Kingdom of Jerusalem's defense against Saladin's famous army.

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