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Book jacket

Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)

2011
Michael Rosenheim was given 24 volumes of his father's journal as his father slowly wasted away from Alzheimer's disease. The journal, written in the form of a novel, describes the life of Heinrich Mueller, an SS death c...

Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)

1996
Underneath the callous, super-stud image of Toby Temple, the world's funniest man, is a lonely man. Jill Castle, a beautiful starlet, has ambition even greater than Toby's. Together they rule the glittering kingdom of Ho...
Book jacket

Electronic Resource

2010
A call from "Dad" interrupts Neal Carey's plans for his master's degree and marriage with a job to protect a witness from a pair of ruthless con artists.
Book jacket

EBook

2012
?I stopped being funny the day my wife was electrocuted by her underwire bra.? So begins ?Aftermirth,? a dark comedy that explores the absurdity of death through the eyes of thirty-one-year-old comedian, writer, and acto...

Restricted EAudiobook (NNELS)

2012
Struggling comedienne Ruby Bridge confronts the legacy of her mother's abandonment while a secret from the past of Nora Bridge, now a syndicated columnist known for her moral advice, draws the two women together.
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Ebook

2007
Agreeing to write jokes for Dorcas, a struggling stand-up comic, Jaine Austen discovers that murder is the punchline when Dorcas's rival, a heckler named Vic, is strangled with one of her props--a pair of pantyhose.
Book jacket

Eaudiobook

2008
Provincetown, spiraling from the tip of Cape Cod, has long been a place of freedom, escape, diversity, and risk. Mark Winslow, a Boston comic, arrives with his troupe of actors, ready to break into the Provincetown club...
Book jacket

Eaudiobook

2012
The funny man is a middling comic in an unnamed city. By day he takes care of his infant son, by night he performs in small clubs, sandwiched between other aspiring comics. His wife waits tables to support the family. It...
Book jacket

Ebook

2011
After an automobile accident kills his fiancée, Channing Hayes puts his stand-up comedy career on hold and teaches his trade to his fiancée's sister Heather, but when she goes missing, Channing must work to find and...
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Ebook

2003
Dylan O'Connor is a gifted young artist just trying to do the right thing in life. He's on his way to an arts festival in Santa Fe when he stops to get a room for himself and his twenty-year-old autistic brother, Shep. B...
Book jacket

Ebook

2002
A poignant, funny, luminous novel about a mother and daughter--the complex ties that bind them, the past that separates them, and the healing that comes with forgiveness. Years ago, Nora Bridge walked out on her marriage...