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722 Results
A monster calls
DVD
2017
26 available of 30 items

Twelve-year-old Conor, dealing with his mother's illness, a less-than-sympathetic grandmother, and bullying classmates, finds a most unlikely ally when a monster appears at his bedroom window. Ancient, wild, and relentle...

The road to grace the third journal of the walk series —Evans, Richard Paul.
Large Print
2012
3 available of 6 items

Now nearly halfway through his trek, Alan Christoffersen walks from South Dakota to Memphis, Tennessee. He covers more than 800 miles on foot, but it's the people he meets along the way who give the journey its true mean...

Miles to go —Evans, Richard Paul.
Large Print
2011
3 available of 5 items

A successful executive finds he has lost his wife, his home, and his business quite suddenly. He starts walking cross-country to Key West, but he is stabbed and confined to a hospital for a long, difficult recovery. A my...

The walk —Evans, Richard Paul.
Large Print
2010
3 available of 5 items

What would you do if you lost everything--your job, your home, and the love of your life--all at the same time? When it happens to Seattle ad executive Alan Christoffersen, he's tempted by his darkest thoughts but then d...

Ida, always —Levis, Caron, author.
Book
2016
21 available of 23 items

A polar bear grieves over the loss of his companion, based on the real-life Gus and Ida of New York's Central Park Zoo.

Being known : a novel —Gunn, Robin Jones, 1955- author.
Book
2020
1 available of 8 items

"From the bestselling author of Becoming Us comes a novel unpacking loss, doubts, friendship, and the hard questions we ask of God and those we love. After her mom passed away, Jennalyn was in the midst of moving, having...

A monster calls : a novel —Ness, Patrick, 1971- author.
Book
2013
25 available of 28 items

Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill -- an ancient, wild creature that wants him to fa...

The goldfinch —Tartt, Donna, author.
Book
2016
48 available of 73 items

The Goldfinch
DVD
2019
11 available of 42 items

Theodore 'Theo' Decker was thirteen years old when his mother was killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The tragedy changes the course of his life, sending him on a stirring odyssey of grief and guilt, r...

Dear Edward : a novel —Napolitano, Ann, author.
Book
2020
2 available of 21 items

A twelve-year-old boy struggles with the worst kind of fame--as the sole survivor of a notorious plane crash.

Descent : a novel —Johnston, Tim, 1962-
Book
2015
10 available of 11 items

"Descent, the story of a family undone by the disappearance of a daughter who went out for a morning run and didn't come back, marks the adult fiction debut of a remarkable young writer. Stunning in its emotional impact,...

A thousand splendid suns —Hosseini, Khaled.
Book
2007
84 available of 104 items

Chronicles the lives of two Afghan women who struggle to survive, raise a family, and find happiness in war-torn Afghanistan.

One summer —Baldacci, David.
Book
2011
101 available of 109 items

Jack, terminally ill and preparing to say goodbye to his family, has a miraculous recovery after his wife is killed in a car accident and struggles to reunite his family at her childhood home on the South Carolina oceanf...

Summerland : a novel —Hilderbrand, Elin.
Book
2012
42 available of 46 items

After a fatal car crash during a summer celebration on Nantucket island, four teenagers question if the roots of the accident lie further in the past than they seem; is true healing possible, in even these most devastati...

The Joy Luck Club —Tan, Amy.
Book
2006
61 available of 71 items

In 1949, four Chinese women--drawn together by the shadow of their past--begin meeting in San Francisco to play mah jong, invest in stocks and "say" stories. They call their gathering the Joy Luck Club--and forge a relat...

The slow regard of silent things —Rothfuss, Patrick, 1973-
Book
2014
7 available of 14 items

Living in the abandoned tunnel system beneath the University, the enigmatic Auri reflects on her bittersweet life while making unique observations about the broken world she seeks to survive.

In an instant —Redfearn, Suzanne, author.
Book
2020
0 available of 7 items

A deeply moving story of carrying on even when it seems impossible. Life is over in an instant for sixteen-year-old Finn Miller when a devastating car accident tumbles her and ten others over the side of a mountain. Susp...

Case histories : a novel —Atkinson, Kate.
Book
2005
7 available of 16 items

Case one: A little girl goes missing in the night. Case two: A beautiful young office worker falls victim to a maniac's apparently random attack. Case three: A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making...

Watch me disappear : a novel —Brown, Janelle, author.
Book
2017
4 available of 7 items

"Billie is a beautiful Berkeley mom with a radical past--a teenage runaway from Northern California who took up with a group of environmental activists wanted by the FBI, lived dangerously, but when she meets Jonathan, a...

Suzanne's diary for Nicholas : a novel —Patterson, James, 1947-
Book
2001
54 available of 58 items

Katie Wilkinson has found the perfect man at last- but one day, he disappears from her life, leaving behind only a diary for her to read. The diary is written by a woman named Suzanne and is addressed to her new baby boy...

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