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The American Libraries collection includes material contributed from across the United States. Institutions range from the Library of Congress to many local public libraries. As a whole, this collection of material brings holdings that cover many facets of American life and scholarship into the public domain. Significant portions of this collection have been generously sponsored by Microsoft, Yahoo!, The Sloan Foundation, and others.


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by Anderson, Peggy L; Anderson, Judith D; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Taming of the shrew
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Topic: Married people
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by Burdett, Lois, 1952-; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet
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A retelling in rhymed couplets of Shakespeare's tragedy of ill-fated young lovers is accompanied by illustrations from the author's second-grade class
Topics: English literature: Shakespeare texts, Plays, Children: Grades 2-3, Children's Books/Ages 9-12...
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by Dean, Leonard Fellows, 1909-; Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593. Tragical history of Dr. Faustus; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Henry the Fourth, part one; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. King Lear; Webster, John, 1580?-1625? Duchess of Malfi
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Biographical and bibliographical references: p. 331-334
Topic: English drama
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by Eliot, Charles William, 1834-1926; Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Book 46 in the series
Topics: Edward II, King of England, 1284-1327, Macbeth, King of Scotland, 11th cent, Historical drama,...
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by Follett, Ken. Hammer of Eden; Flagg, Fannie. Welcome to the world, baby girl!; Mrazek, Robert J. Stonewall's gold; Roberts, Nora. River's end; Reader's Digest Association
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Topics: Terrorists, Induced seismicity, Women television personalities, Children of celebrities, Murder
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by Follett, Ken. Hammer of Eden; Flagg, Fannie. Welcome to the world, baby girl!; Mrazek, Robert J. Stonewall's gold; Roberts, Nora. River's end; Reader's Digest Association
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The Hammer of Eden / Ken Follett -- Welcome to the world, baby girl! / Fannie Flagg -- Stonewall's Gold / Robert J. Mrazek -- River's end / Nora Roberts
Topic: Condensed books
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by Garfield, Leon; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616; Foreman, Michael, 1938- illustrator
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Twelfth Night -- King Lear -- The tempest -- The merchant of Venice -- The taming of the shrew -- King Richard the Second -- King Henry IV, part one -- Hamlet -- Romeo and Juliet -- Othello -- A midsummer night's dream -- Macbeth
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Children's stories, English, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616,...
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by Grant, Steven, 1953-; Mandrake, Tom, 1956- ill; Fields, Gary; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Hamlet
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Topics: Cartoons and comics, Hamlet (Legendary character)
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by Handley, Graham; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. As you like it
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Includes bibliographical references (p. 95)
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Drama in English Shakespeare, William As you like it - Study...
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by Lester, Julius; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Othello
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A prose retelling of Shakespeare's play in which a jealous general is duped into thinking that his wife has been unfaithful, with tragic consequences
Topics: Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616, Othello (Fictitious character)
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by Marlowe, Christopher, 1564-1593; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616
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Registered edition
Topic: English drama
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by McKeown, Adam (Adam N.); Fiore, Peter M., ill; Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616. Romeo and Juliet
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Includes index
Topics: Romeo (Fictitious character), Juliet (Fictitious character), Vendetta
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by Robb, J. D; Roberts, Nora
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On cover: Nora Roberts writing as J.D. Robb
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by Roberts, Nora
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The playboy prince -- Cordina's crown jewel
Topics: Nobility, Man-woman relationships
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by Roberts, Nora
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Previously published individually by Silhouette Books in 1983 and 1984
Topics: Romance fiction, Man-woman relationships
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by Roberts, Nora
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Pursuing a career as an arson investigator after a fire destroys her family's pizzeria, Reena Hale embarks on a relationship with Bo Goodnight and finds herself targeted by an arsonist who taunts her with threatening phone calls
Topics: Arson investigation, Women, Psychopaths
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by Roberts, Nora
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Three woman. Three keys. Each has 28 days to find her way through a dangerous quest. Nora Roberts brings us a unique series with a twist-each novel is written in real time, and the novels will be published in consecutive months
Topics: Mythology, Celtic, Quests (Expeditions)
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by Roberts, Nora
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Tate Beaumont and her father form a partnership with two salvagers to recover a jeweled amulet. Work continues with Tate and Matthew as reluctant partners until danger--and desire--begin to rise to the surface
Topics: Treasure troves, Large type books, Large type books, Treasure troves
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topic: Diamonds
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by Roberts, Nora
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"Book 2."
Topics: Women dancers, Businessmen, Large type books, Businessmen, Large type books, Women dancers
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by Roberts, Nora
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Summer Desserts - is about the fiercely independent French chef Summer Lyndon finding herself attracted to smarmy and suave hotelier Blake Cochran. Love conflicts with Summer's career and causes an avalanche of control issues in a dramatic high. Lessons Learned - When notorious skirt-chaser Carlo Franconi unwittingly surrenders to Juliet Trent, his publicist who finds a heart behind his devastating facade. It is fluffy romance with a dose of humor and fairy-tale charm. The insecurities of...
Topics: Cooks, Cookery, Restaurants
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by Roberts, Nora
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Undercover police officer Allison Fletcher is swept away by the dark good looks of Jonah Blackhawk
Topics: Policewomen, Large type books, Large type books, Policewomen
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by Roberts, Nora
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Underwater diver Matthew Lassiter and Tate Beaumont, a student of marine archeology, search shipwrecks for a 16th century necklace. Together they brave danger--the necklace was cursed by its owner, a witch burned at the stake--and danger leads to love
Topic: Treasure troves
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by Roberts, Nora
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Kate Powell faces a professional impropriety and a dark secret from her past that forces her to search deep within herself
Topic: Friendship
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by Roberts, Nora
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Originally published as Silhouette Intimate Moments #150
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by Roberts, Nora
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Single mother Hester Wallace reluctantly begins to care about comic book creator Mitch Dempsey; and cynical Booth DeWitt becomes unwillingly fascinated with actress Ariel Kirkwood, who is playing the role of his cruel ex-wife
Topics: Single mothers, Neighbors, Actresses, Screenwriters, Love stories, American
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by Roberts, Nora
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Successful photographer Jo Ellen Hathaway thought she had put the disappearance of her mother behind her years ago, but when she receives a shocking portrait of her dead mother, she is compelled to return to her childhood home of Sanctuary and learn the truth about her family's past
Topics: Women photographers, Women photographers
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Night Shift; Night Shadow; Nightshade; Night Smoke.
Topic: Romance fiction
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by Roberts, Nora
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"Fame has taken its toll on classical violinist Caroline Waverly, whose grueling tour climaxed in an all-too-public breakup with the conductor who was her lover. Now Caroline, tightly coiled and cooly reserved, has come back to peaceful Innocence, Mississippi. She has inherited her grandparent's home, a beautiful place where she spent warmly-remembered summers as a child."--Back cover
Topics: Inheritance and succession, Women musicians, Inheritance and succession, Women musicians
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by Roberts, Nora; Roberts, Nora. Irish rebel; Roberts, Nora. Sullivan's woman
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Irish rebel, [originally published] ©2000; Sullivan's woman [originally published] ©1984
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Horses, Rich people, Riding schools, Racehorse trainers, Artists, Models...
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by Roberts, Nora
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"First published as a Silhouette Intimate Moments"--Title page verso
Topic: Magicians
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by Roberts, Nora
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2-in-1 volume containing Second nature and One summer, originally published by Silhouette in 1986
Topic: Reporters and reporting
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by Roberts, Nora; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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From this day -- Temptation
Topics: Hotelkeepers, Camps for girls, Hotels
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Adult child abuse victims, Poor families, Young men, Adoptees
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by Roberts, Nora
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A champion boat racer, Cameron Quinn traveled the world. But when his dying father calls him home to care for Seth, a troubled young boy not unlike Cameron once was, his life changes overnight. . . In the end, a social worker, as tough as she is beautiful, will decide Seth's fate
Topic: Brothers
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by Roberts, Nora
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by Roberts, Nora
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The historic hotel in Boonsboro, Maryland, has endured war and peace, changing hands, even rumored hauntings. Now it's getting a major facelift from the Montgomery brothers and their eccentric mother. As the architect of the family, Beckett's social life consists mostly of talking shop over pizza and beer. But there's another project he's got his eye on: the girl he's been waiting to kiss since he was fifteen..
Topics: Architects, Widows, Single mothers, Bed and breakfast accommodations, Man-woman relationships
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by Roberts, Nora
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As the powerful vampire Lilith prepares to quench her thirst for destruction by unleashing her fury in battle, a medieval sorcerer, one of the circle of six charged by the goddess Morrigan, must travel through time to stop her
Topics: Wizards, Vampires, Time travel, Witches
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by Roberts, Nora
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When a good-looking stranger offers to buy her grandfather's amusement park, Megan Miller soon finds herself thinking more about him than business
Topics: Amusement park owners, Family-owned business enterprises, Large type books, Amusement park owners,...
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Women private investigators, Psychics
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Hotelkeepers, Large type books
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by Roberts, Nora
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"Reece Gilmore knows there's a killer in Angel's Fist, even if Brody, despite his seeming impatience and desire to keep her at arm's length, is the only one willing to believe her. When a series of menacing events makes it clear that someone wants her out of the way, Reece must put her trust in Brody -- and herself -- to find out if there is a killer in Angel's Fist, before it's too late."--Jacket
Topic: Suspense fiction
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by Roberts, Nora
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The top PR executive for the family winery, Sophia Giambelli finds her life turned upside down by the merger with the MacMillan family's winery and her powerful attraction to professional rival Tyler MacMillan
Topic: Wine and wine making
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by Roberts, Nora
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Three women meet at a crossroads in their lives, each searching for new ways to grow -- and find in each other the courage to take chances and embrace the future. Roz is a woman of independent means who thought love was behind her, but when romance takes her by surprise, she won't allow anything to keep her from her second chance at happiness
Topics: Widows, Nurseries (Horticulture), Ghost stories, Genealogists, Love stories, Ghosts
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by Roberts, Nora
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"First in the dazzling new Key trilogy"--Cover
Topics: Quests (Expeditions), Mythology, Celtic
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Murder victims' families, Young women
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by Roberts, Nora
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Centering around three courageous women, who meet for the first time at a crossroads in their lives, this first installment in a new trilogy follows Stella as she casts aside her fears and finds a special love that she will do anything to protect
Topics: Widows, Mansions, Gardeners, Nurseries (Horticulture), Gardeners, Mansions, Nurseries...
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by Roberts, Nora
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Prima ballerina Ruth Bannion has always been in awe of her demanding, mercurial mentor Nickolai Davidov. But when they are partnered in a sensual new ballet, they must fight hard to control the rising attraction between them. In the end, though, it is up to Ruth to teach the guarded Nickolai the tender dance of love
Topics: Ballet dancers, Choreographers, Russians, Large type books
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: English fiction, United States
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by Roberts, Nora
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Originally published: New York : G.P. Putnam's Sons, ©2009
Topics: Mystery & Thrillers, Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( R ) -- Roberts, Nora, Romance -- Romantic...
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by Roberts, Nora; Roberts, Nora. Home for Christmas; Roberts, Nora. All I want for Christmas; Roberts, Nora. Gabriel's Angel
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Presents three stories of holiday romance, in which a reporter returns home to win the love of a woman from his past, two mischievous twins get the best Christmas present ever, and a pregnant mother finds herself stranded during a storm with Gabriel Bradley
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Twins, Love stories, American, Christmas stories, American
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by Roberts, Nora
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Set in the Pacific Northwest. An island provides sanctuary, the lush forests seduce the unwary, and a man and a woman find in each other the strength to carry on. Now a killer has emerged out of the shadows, a man whose bloodlust has been channeled by a master with one motive: to reclaim the woman who slipped out of his hands ..
Topics: Young women, Serial murderers, Attempted murder, Dog owners, Search and rescue operations, Search...
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by Roberts, Nora; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Includes excerpt from Heaven and earth
Topics: Witches, Abused wives
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by Roberts, Nora
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Three virile handsome young men, maddening in their obsessions and irresistible in their attraction
Topics: MacGregor family (Fictitious characters), Large type books, Large type books, MacGregor family...
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: English fiction, United States
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by Roberts, Nora
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"The stunning conclusion to the acclaimed trilogy"--Jacket
Topic: Friendship
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by Roberts, Nora
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Despite her father's own recommendation, police officer Allison Fletcher refuses to be drawn by the handsome, charming, but possibly shady Jonah Blackhawk
Topic: Policewomen
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by Roberts, Nora; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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Topics: Non-Classifiable, Fiction
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by Roberts, Nora; Roberts, Nora. Lawless; Roberts, Nora. Law is a lady
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Lawless: "Half Apache and all man, Jake Redman was more than a match for the wild Arizona Territory. Sarah Conway, on the other hand, was an Eastern lady who belonged anywhere else but on the rugged land Jake loved. But beneath Sarah's ladylike demeanor beat the heart of a true pioneer, a woman he yearned to make his own."--Page 4 of cover
Topics: Frontier and pioneer life, Apache Indians, Motion picture producers and directors, Policewomen,...
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topics: Americans, Women travelers, Large type books
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by Roberts, Nora
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Topic: Large type books
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With one vampire determined to rule the earth, the circle of six prepare to battle for their lives--and their hearts
Topics: Fantasy, Suspense
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by Roberts, Nora
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Sequel to: Reflections
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by Roberts, Nora
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Originally published separately by Silhouette Books, 1982, as Song of the West and 1983, Her mother's keeper
Topic: Romance
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by Roberts, Nora
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Cilla, a former child star who has found more satisfying work as a restorer of old houses, has come to her grandmother's Shenandoah Valley farmhouse, tools at her side, to rescue it from ruin. In the attic, she finds a cache of unsigned letters suggesting that her grandmother was pregnant when she died and that the father was a local married man. When Cilla becomes the target of a series of intimidating acts and a frightening, violent assault, her neighbor, graphic novelist Ford Sawyer, steps...
Topics: Child actors, Granddaughters, Motion picture actors and actresses, Grandmothers, City and town life
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by Roberts, Nora
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In the small town of Innocence, Mississippi, days are long, nights are fragrant, and secrets are hard to keep. But when a brutal killer starts claiming the lives of the town's most attractive women, lifelong neighbors are forced to wonder if the culprit is a stranger lurking in the bayou ... or someone right next door
Topics: Romance -- Authors, A-Z -- ( R ) -- Roberts, Nora, Romance -- Contemporary, Serial murders, Single...
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by Roberts, Nora; Roberts, Nora. Blithe images
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First impressions -- Blithe images
Topics: Rich people, Carpenters, Neighbors, Models (Persons), Man-woman relationships
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by Roberts, Nora
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Gathered around the Pagan Stone three boys set in motion a force bent on destruction that threatens their childhood town of Hawkins Hollow until years later they meet again with three equally determined women to find a way to use the Stone to stop the murder and mayhem
Topics: Friendship, Blessing and cursing, Demonology, Spiritual warfare, Precognition, Occult fiction
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by Roberts, Nora
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by Roberts, Nora
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Reprint. Originally published: 1997
Topics: Grandparent and child, Granddaughters, Grandfathers
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by Roberts, Nora; Roberts, Nora. Hidden star; Roberts, Nora. Captive star
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Two stories in which a fist-sized blue diamond brings together an unlikely pair: a woman with amnesia and a private investigator and a bounty hunter and his bail-jumping quarry
Topic: Diamonds
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by Roberts, Nora; Robb, J. D., 1950-
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Laine Tavish's past as the child of a notorious con man returns to haunt her when her long-lost uncle turns up, gives her a cryptic warning, and is run down by a car. Laine and a sexy stranger, Max Gannon, must find out who's chasing her, and why. The answer lies in a hidden fortune, in a case solved years later by New York City detective Lieutenant Eve Dallas
Topics: Dallas, Eve (Fictitious character), Police, Policewomen, Mystery fiction
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by Roberts, Nora; Copyright Paperback Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
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by Roberts, Nora
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Cilla, a former child star who has found more satisfying work as a restorer of old houses, has come to her grandmother's Shenandoah Valley farmhouse, tools at her side, to rescue it from ruin. In the attic, she finds a cache of unsigned letters suggesting that her grandmother was pregnant when she died and that the father was a local married man. When Cilla becomes the target of a series of intimidating acts and a frightening, violent assault, her neighbor, graphic novelist Ford Sawyer, steps...
Topics: Child actors, Granddaughters, Motion picture actors and actresses, Grandmothers, City and town...