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American Libraries

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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- Herriot, James
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Topics: England, Yorkshire, Herriot, James, Large Print, Biography, Large type books, Veterinarians
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- Eric Jerome Dickey
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Topics: African Americans -- Fiction, Divorced men -- Fiction, Large type books, Los Angeles (Calif.) --...
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- Pritchard, Melissa
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Topics: Love stories, Comanche Indians, Women novelists, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Lehman, Paul Evan
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"Curley large print"--Cover
Topic: Large type books
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- Kingsbury, Karen
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After a long, lonely silence from Cody Coleman, Bailey Flanigan becomes closer to one-time Hollywood co-star Brandon Paul. Nights on the town in New York City and long talks on the balcony of his Malibu Beach home have Bailey dizzy with new feelings. She wonders if her days with Cody are over forever. Meanwhile, Cody's success coaching a small town football team has brought him closer to a woman who better understands him and his new life ..
Topics: Large type books, Large type books, Large print books
Source: removedNEL
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- Courtney, Caroline
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"Published in large print."
Topic: Large type books
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- B.J. Hoff
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Topics: Irish Americans -- Fiction., Large type books., Ireland -- Fiction.
Source: removedNEL
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- Turner, Lana, 1921-1995
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Topics: Turner, Lana, 1921-1995, Motion picture actors and actresses, Large type books
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After calling off her engagement, Emmy Everett left New York and moved to a tiny fishing village in Rhode Island. When she returns to her hometown for her brother's wedding and finds that he has a case of cold feet, she takes him on a road trip to help him figure out what he wants from life
Topics: Young women, Large type books, Large type books, Young women
Source: removedNEL
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Topics: Judicial error, Revenge, Businesswomen, Large type books
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- Fluke, Joanne, 1943-
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"A Hannah Swensen mystery"--Cover
Topics: Swensen, Hannah (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Bakers, Bakeries, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Segal, Erich, 1937-2010
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Originally published: New York : HarperCollins, ©1970
Topics: Romance: Modern, Large type books, Fiction, Fiction - Romance, Romance - General, Large print...
Source: removedNEL
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- Kleypas, Lisa
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Topics: Seduction, Nobility, Large type books
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- Giff, Patricia Reilly
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During a summer spent at Rockaway Beach in 1944, Lily's friendship with a young Hungarian refugee causes her to see the war and her own world differently
Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Large type books, World War, 1939-1945, Friendship,...
Source: removedNEL
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- Cunningham, Margaret P
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Topics: Middle-aged women, Divorced women, Divorce settlements, Gardens, Gardening, City and town life,...
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- Siddons, Anne Rivers
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Topics: Real estate development, Islands, Married women, Large type books
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- Kanon, Joseph
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Spring 1945. As work on the first atomic bomb nears completion on a remote mesa in New Mexico, Karl Bruner, a Manhattan Project security officer, is found murdered in nearby Santa Fe. Intelligence officer Michael Connolly is brought in to crack the case
Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Atomic bomb, Large type books, Atomic bomb, Large type...
Source: removedNEL
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447 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: Sports general managers -- Fiction, Women athletes -- Fiction, Large type books, Sports general...
Source: removedNEL
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- Plain, Belva
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"This large print edition, prepared especially for Doubleday Direct, Inc., contains the complete, unabridged text of the original publisher's edition"--Title page verso
Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Large type books, Large type books, Large type books
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- Keillor, Garrison
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"Bookspan large print edition."
Topics: Lake Wobegon (Minn. : Imaginary place), Large type books
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- White, Ronald C. (Ronald Cedric), 1939-
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Originally published: New York : Simon & Schuster, c2002
Topics: Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865, Presidents,...
Source: removedNEL
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- Siegel, Barry
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Topics: Police, Trials (Murder), Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Constiner, Merle
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John Sennett had lived in Napier for three years. During that time he had acquired the hotel, a third of the stageline, and the town's largest general store. He also owned a small ranch at the edge of the valley that included Anvil Pass. Around his ranch, a range war was gaining intensity. Day and night, raiders spread death and destruction across the peaceful valley. At their head rode Old Man Hatty, twisted with hate and greed, fanning the flames of violence. Hatty was out to make the whole...
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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- Rooney, Mickey
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Includes index
Topics: Rooney, Mickey, Actors, Large type books
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- Anne Perry
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Topics: Pitt, Thomas (Fictitious character) -- Fiction., Pitt, Charlotte (Fictitious character) --...
Source: removedNEL
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- Blake, Jennifer, 1942-
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"Thorndike Press large print Basic series"--T.p. verso
Topics: Women novelists, Revenge, Large type books
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Set in the magnificent culture of the Middle East more than four thousand years ago, Lilah is a rich and emotionally resonant story of faith, love, and courage
Topics: Suspense, Large type books, Fiction, Fiction - Historical, Mystery/Suspense, Christian - Biblical,...
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- Leigh, Wendy
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Simultaneously published: New York : Dutton, c1993
Topics: Minnelli, Liza, Singers, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Mapson, Jo-Ann
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Sequel to: Hank and Chloe
Topic: Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Aird, Catherine
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Detective Chief Inspector Sloan investigates the theft of a valuable painting from the old manor house of Tolmie Park just before the estate goes up in flames, but the search for a thief is complicated by the discovery of a grisly pile of bones in the collapsed rubble
Topics: Sloan, C. D. (Fictitious character), Crosby, Detective Constable W. (Fictitious character), Police,...
Source: removedNEL
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- De los Santos, Marisa, 1966-
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When Martin Grace enters the hip Philadelphia coffee shop Cornelia Brown manages, her life changes forever. Charming and debonair, Martin sweeps Cornelia off her feet. But, as it turns out, Martin Grace is more the harbinger of change than the change itself
Topics: Motion pictures, Fathers and daughters, Custody of children, Restaurants, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Heather Graham
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Topics: Vikings -- Fiction, Women -- Ireland -- Fiction, Middle Ages -- Fiction, Large type books
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- Keillor, Garrison
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Leaving his wife to pursue an idealized life as a writer, Larry Wyler finds his early successes quickly deteriorating and returns home to write for an advice column, through which he learns unexpected life lessons
Topics: Humorous, Fiction - General, Fiction, General, Advice columnists, Married people, Large type books
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- Brooks, Helen
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"Harlequin"--Cover
Topics: Romance, Romance - General, Fiction - Romance, Large Print, Large type books
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- Martin, Gail Gaymer, 1937-
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"Larger print"--Cover
Topic: Large type books
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- Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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After his brother Hal dies, Cage Hendren, trying to overcome his reputation as a womanizer, pursues the only woman he has ever loved, Hal's quiet and serious fiancée, and shows her how to explore the wildness in herself
Topics: Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Brothers, Large type books, Brothers, Large type books,...
Source: removedNEL
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- McInerny, Ralph, 1929-2010
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"Thorndike large print"--Spine
Topics: Dowling, Father (Fictitious character), Mothers and daughters, Women novelists, Catholics, Clergy,...
Source: removedNEL
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- Ferrars, Elizabeth, 1907-1995
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"Large print mystery"--Cover
Topics: Women physical therapists, Divorced women, Thieves, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Michaels, Fern
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Thirty-year-old Cady Jordan returns to Indigo Valley, Pennsylvania after a twenty-year absence to care for her beloved grandmother, Lola, an eccentric retired film star, and becomes caught up in a quest to recover her memory of a childhood incident that has affected her adult life
Topics: Memory, Recovered memory, Large type books, Childhood memories, Grandmother and granddaughter,...
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- Wiggs, Susan
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It is summer and Kate returns to her family's lakeside cottage with her son. The summer becomes more interesting when JD Harris moves in next door
Topics: Emergency medical technicians, Journalists, Large type books, Emergency medical technicians,...
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- Stewart, Fred Mustard, 1932-2007
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Topic: Large type books
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- Graham, Billy, 1918-
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Topics: Evangelistic sermons, Baptists, Sermons, American, Large type books
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- Mather, Anne
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"Harlequin"--Cover
Topics: Romance, Fiction - Romance, Fiction, Romance - General, Large type books
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- Spirson, Leslie Lehr
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Topics: Women swimmers, Married women, Adultery, Revenge, Large type books
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- C. L. Wilson
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Topic: Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Lardo, Vincent; Sanders, Lawrence, 1920-1998
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Topics: McNally, Archy (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Art Buchwald
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Topics: Large type books., United States -- Politics and government -- 1989-1993 -- Humor., United States...
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- Douglas, Jake
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"Complete and unabridged."
Topic: Large type books
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- Gardner, Lisa
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Topics: Police, Large type books, Large type books, Police
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- Straub, Peter, 1943-
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Topics: Suicide victims, Abandoned houses, Mothers, Teenage boys, Crime scenes, Girls, Large type books
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- Johnson, Diane, 1934-
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Topics: Americans, Women travelers, Young women, Rich people, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Stewart, Mariah
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Topics: United States. Federal Bureau of Investigation, Serial murders, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Pressfield, Steven
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Topics: Theseus (Greek mythology), Women soldiers, Amazons, Sieges, Large type books
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Topics: Ball, Lucille, 1911-, Entertainers, Large type books
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- Anne Rivers Siddons
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Topics: Real estate developers -- Fiction, Married women -- Fiction, Islands -- Fiction, Large type books,...
Source: removedNEL
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- Mosley, Walter
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"Thorndike Press large print basic"--T.p. verso
Topics: Rawlins, Easy (Fictitious character), Private investigators, African American men, Large type books
Source: removedNEL
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- Karon, Jan, 1937-
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"Father Timothy Kavanagh has been asked to "come up higher" more than once. He did, after all, raise a thrown-away boy, adopt a dog the size of a Buick, and recite his wedding vows at the tender age of sixtysomething. But he's never been asked to do the impossible. While farm-sitting with Cynthia outside Mitford, the retired Episcopal priest is charged with the revival of Holy Trinity, a mountain church that's been closed for forty years. His bishop's further mandate: "Get...
Topics: Mitford (N.C. : Imaginary place), Church membership, Episcopalians, Clergy, Large type books
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- Deveraux, Jude
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When Miss Edi passes away, she leaves Jocelyn Minton all her worldly possessions, including an eighteenth-century house and a letter with clues to a mystery that began in 1941. In an attempt to understand the legacy that has been left to her, Jocelyn digs into Miss Edi's mystery and soon discovers some shocking surprises about her family's history and a man with his own mysterious past
Topics: Inheritance and succession, Self-actualization (Psychology), Large type books