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Book jacket

Book

2006
A Chilean woman searches for her lover in the goldfields of 1840s California. Arriving as a stowaway, Eliza finances her search with various jobs, including playing the piano in a brothel.
Book jacket

Book

2018
"Winner of the Governor General's Award for Fiction, the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize, and the Stephen Leacock Medal, and now a major motion picture, The Sisters Brothers is a violent, lustful, hung-over, and hila...
Book jacket

Book Club

2018
"Winner of the Governor General's Award for Fiction, the Rogers Writers' Trust Fiction Prize, and the Stephen Leacock Medal, and now a major motion picture, The Sisters Brothers is a violent, lustful, hung-over, and hila...
Book jacket

Book

2018
Boston rare-book dealer Peter Fallon and his girlfriend, Evangeline Carrington, are headed to California, where their search for a lost journal takes them into the history of Gold Rush. The journal follows young James Sp...

DAISY Sound Recording

2011
Oregon, 1851. Eli and Charlie Sisters, notorious professional killers, are on their way to California to kill a man named Hermann Kermit Warm. On the way, the brothers have a series of unsettling and violent experiences...

Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)

1999
Daughter of Fortune is a sweeping portrait of an era, a story rich in character, history, violence, and compassion. In Eliza, Allende has created one of her most appealing heroines, an adventurous, independent-minded, an...
Book jacket

Book

2010
Disguising herself as a boy and hiding in the melee of the gold rush to escape her past, Alex raises suspicions in proprietor Emaline, who extends protection around the unusual youth until an unexpected gold strike revea...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2010
An orphan raised in Valparaiso, Chile, by a Victorian spinster and her rigid brother, vivacious young Eliza Sommers follows her lover to California during the Gold Rush of 1849. Entering a rough-and-tumble world of new a...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2007
Young Lily Viner, the outlaw's daughter introduced in "Railroad Schemes" (DC24499), is searching for any signs of her mother as she heads for San Francisco with her newfound theatre troupe. Holland presents a likable her...
Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2007
Young Lily Viner, the outlaw's daughter introduced in "Railroad Schemes" (DC24499), is searching for any signs of her mother as she heads for San Francisco with her newfound theatre troupe. Holland presents a likable her...
Book jacket

EBook

2011
Christopher Bellew, a San Francisco newspaperman and dandy, sets off on what he believes will be a brief trek into the Klondike to cover the latest gold rush.
Book jacket

Ebook

2010
Disguising herself as a boy and hiding in the melee of the gold rush to escape her past, Alex raises suspicions in proprietor Emaline, who extends protection around the unusual youth until an unexpected gold strike revea...