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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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Jan 26, 2020 Bond, J. Mark
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249 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: Large type books, Large type books, Fiction in English American writers, 1945- - Texts
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Jul 11, 2019 Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955- author
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x, 254 pages (large print) ; 24 cm
Topics: Single people -- Conduct of life, Man-woman relationships, Interpersonal relations, Large type...
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Feb 26, 2019 Bain, Donald, 1935-2017
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259 pages (large print) ; 25 cm
Topics: Fletcher, Jessica -- Fiction, Fletcher, Jessica, Women novelists -- Fiction, Large type books,...
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Feb 25, 2019 Clopton, Debra
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250 pages ; 17 cm
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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Feb 14, 2019 Jance, Judith A
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451 pages ; 24 cm
Topics: Beaumont, J. P. (Fictitious character) -- Fiction, Police -- Washington (State) -- Seattle --...
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Jan 23, 2019 March, Emily, author
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469 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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Jan 21, 2019 Lee, Patrick, 1976-
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415 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Topics: Retired military personnel -- Fiction, Special forces (Military science) -- Fiction, Corporations...
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Jul 26, 2018 Day, Zuri
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447 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: Sports general managers -- Fiction, Women athletes -- Fiction, Large type books, Sports general...
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Jul 26, 2018 Cook, Lorna J
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398 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Topics: Brothers and sisters -- Fiction, Man-woman relationships -- Fiction, Parent and adult child --...
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Jul 13, 2018 Koslow, Sally
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481 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Topics: Widows -- Fiction, Mothers and daughters -- Fiction, Adult children -- Fiction, Loss (Psychology)...
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Jul 9, 2018 Hill, Donna (Donna O.)
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Topics: African Americans -- Fiction, Large type books
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Jun 28, 2018 Bunn, T. Davis, 1952-
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383 pages ; 22 cm
Topics: International relief -- Kenya -- Fiction, Refugee camps -- Kenya -- Fiction, Mines and mineral...
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May 15, 2018 Hoag, Tami, author
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223 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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May 10, 2018 Mateer, Anne
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467 pages ; 23 cm
Topics: Influenza Epidemic (1918-1919), Young women -- Fiction, Farm life -- Fiction, Air pilots --...
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May 10, 2018 Clopton, Debra, author
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419 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Topics: Large type books, City and town life -- Fiction, Competition (Psychology) -- Fiction, Grandfathers...
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May 10, 2018 Hoag, Tami, author
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239 pages (large print) ; 23 cm
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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May 8, 2018 Clark, Mary Higgins, author
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A collection of short stories by the "Queen of Suspense" features her first published short story, "Stowaway."
Topics: Large type books, Large type books, SHORT STORIES
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Apr 26, 2018 Atkins, Ace
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Henry Cimoli and Spenser have been friends for years, yet the old boxing trainer has never asked the private eye for a favor. Until now. A heavy-handed developer is trying to buy up Henry's condo on Revere Beach and sends thugs to move the process along. Soon Spenser and his apprentice, Zebulon Sixkill, find a trail leading to a mysterious and beautiful woman, a megalomaniacal Las Vegas kingpin, and plans to turn to a chunk of land north of Boston into a sprawling casino. Bitter rivals emerge,...
Topics: Spenser (Fictitious character), Spenser (Fictitious character), Private investigators, Large type...
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Jan 16, 2018 Farmer, Fannie Merritt, 1857-1915; Cunningham, Marion; Laber, Jeri; Pastan, Amy; Pastan, Peter
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A selection of 520 recipes from the Fannie Farmer cookbook, 12th ed
Topics: Cooking, Large type books, Cooking, Large type books
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Jan 9, 2018 Gray, Shelley Shepard, author
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Originally published: New York : Avon Inspire, 2015
Topics: Amish, Large type books, Amish, Large type books, Amish
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Jan 9, 2018 Gabhart, Ann H., 1947- author
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"A novel."
Topics: Shakers, Large type books, Large type books, Large type books
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Jan 9, 2018 James, Cara Lynn, 1949-
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Young widow Katherine Osborne returns to her family's rustic camp on Raquette Lake in the Adirondack Mountains determined to live a quiet life. Her socialite mother is equally determined to push her into a new marriage. Attorney Andrew Townsend has known Katherine since childhood, and knows she is out of his reach. Hired by her father to look into the financial affairs of her husband, Andrew uncovers secrets about Katherine's marriage ..
Topics: Widows, Life change events, Choice (Psychology), Citrus fruit industry, Large type books, Choice...
University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Jun 23, 2017 St. Louis Public Library
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Topic: Large type books
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Jun 22, 2017 Box, C. J
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Everything about the man is a mystery: the massive ranch in the remote Black Hills of Wyoming that nobody ever visits, the women who live with him, the secret philanthropies, the private airstrip, the sudden disappearances. And especially the persistent rumors that the man's wealth comes from killing people. Joe Pickett, still officially a game warden but now mostly a troubleshooter for the governor, is assigned to find out what the truth is, but he discovers a lot more than he'd bargained for....
Topics: Pickett, Joe (Fictitious character), Game wardens, Murder, Large type books, Game wardens, Large...
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Jun 22, 2017 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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Jun 22, 2017 Crawford, Dianna, 1940-
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Originally published: Wheaton, Ill. : Tyndale House Publishers, ©2003. (Reardon Valley ; bk. #3)
Topics: War of 1812, Women pioneers, First loves, Widows, Large type books, First loves, Large type books,...
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Jun 22, 2017 Conklin, Tara
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2004: Lina Sparrow, an artist's daughter, is an ambitious young lawyer working on a historic class-action lawsuit seeking reparations for the descendants of American slaves. 1852: Josephine, a seventeen-year-old slave, tends to the mistress of a Virginia tobacco farm - an aspiring artist named Lu Anne Bell. Lina's search to find a plaintiff for her case will introduce her to Josephine's story. Was she the real talent behind her mistress's now-famous portraits? (Bestseller)
Topics: Fugitive slaves, Corporate lawyers, Large type books, Corporate lawyers, Fugitive slaves, Large...
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Jun 21, 2017 Childs, Laura
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New Orleans scrapbooking shop owner Carmela Bertrand delights her customers with the sophisticated looks she achieves with their scrapbooks. But among her client's keepsakes she finds a tip of her own-about a murder ..
Topics: Women detectives, Separated people, Scrapbooks, Carnival, Large type books, Carnival, Large type...
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Jun 21, 2017 Brunstetter, Wanda E
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Originally published: Uhrichsville, Ohio : Barbour Pub., 2010
Topics: Widows, Blacksmiths, Ship captains, Large type books, Christian life, Blacksmiths, Large type...
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Jun 21, 2017 Burton, Mary (Mary T.)
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Even behind bars, serial killer Harvey Lee Smith exudes menace. Psychologist Jolene Granger has agreed to hear his dying confession, vowing not to let the monster inside her head. And Harvey has secrets to share--about bodies that were never found, and about the apprentice who is continuing his grisly work. He buries his victims alive the way his mentor Harvey did, relishing their final screams as the earth rains down. And as one last gift to the only father he knew, he will make the most...
Topics: Serial murderers, Women psychologists, Murder, Large type books, Women psychologists, Murder,...
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Jun 21, 2017 King, Stephen, 1947-
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Jake Epping is a thirty-five-year-old high school English teacher in Lisbon Falls, Maine, who makes extra money teaching adults in the GED program. He receives an essay from one of the students-- a gruesome, harrowing first person story about the night 50 years ago when Harry Dunning's father came home and killed his mother, his sister, and his brother with a hammer. Harry escaped with a smashed leg, as evidenced his crooked walk. Not much later, Jake's friend Al, who runs the local diner,...
Topics: Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963, Kennedy, John F. (John Fitzgerald), 1917-1963,...
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Jun 20, 2017 Eicher, Jerry S
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Ella Yoder's wedding with Aden Wengerd and the building of their dream home is set for June, but when tragedy strikes, Ella begins to doubt God's love. Can healing come through a house, a quilt, a community?
Topics: Amish, Large type books, Amish, Large type books
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Jun 20, 2017 Eicher, Jerry S
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Susan Hostetler returns to her Amish community with her English friend, Teresa, who hopes to settle there with her newborn, fatherless son. But Deacon Ray forbids the unwed mother from attending church services. Susan's estranged boyfriend, Thomas Stoll, in hopes of winning her back, convinces an old bachelor to propose to Teresa and adopt her child after the marriage. Deacon Ray agrees to the idea, but Susan is outraged at the turn of events
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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Jun 20, 2017 Gilbert, Kellie Coates
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A Houston news anchor and a bass fishing champion are newlyweds on the brink of divorce until a tragedy stops them in their tracks
Topics: Man-woman relationships, Newlyweds, Large type books, Large type books, Man-woman relationships,...
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Jun 20, 2017 Davids, Patricia, author
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Originally published as Love Thine Enemy © 2006 by Patricia Macdonald
Topics: Ballet dancers, Ranches, Single fathers, Religious fiction, Large type books, FICTION / Romance /...
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Jun 20, 2017 Brunstetter, Wanda E
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Relive the glory of a Pennsylvania canal town through the eyes of those who ministered to the needs of the workers. Betsy Nelson reluctantly returns to her childhood home to care for her failing father, a faithful minister who served the town for years. William Covington, a confirmed bachelor, comes to town to become the new pastor and set aside the luxuries of his birth for service to God. Can Betsy and William find common ground on which to work together for the better of the townspeople?
Topics: Clergy, Children of clergy, City and town life, Large type books, Children of clergy, City and town...
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Jun 20, 2017 Childs, Laura
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It is a truly exhilarating experience for Indigo Tea Shop owner Theodosia Browning-helping Charleston's Sea Turtle Protection League shepherd hundreds of tiny green loggerheads safely into the sea. But just as she's about to celebrate all her hard work, she spots a dead body bobbing in the waves. Now it's up to Theo to get to the bottom of the murder before the culprit's greed stirs him to kill again
Topics: Browning, Theodosia (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Art dealers, Tea trade, Tearooms,...
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Jun 20, 2017 Kent, Kathleen, 1953-
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Martha Carrier was one of the first women to be accused, tried and hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. Like her mother, young Sarah Carrier is bright and willful, openly challenging the small, brutal world in which they live. Often at odds with one another, mother and daughter are forced to stand together against the escalating hysteria of the trials and the superstitious tyranny that led to the torture and imprisonment of more than 200 people accused of witchcraft. This is the story of...
Topics: Witchcraft, Trials (Witchcraft), Large print books, Trials (Witchcraft), Witchcraft, Large type...
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Jun 20, 2017 Eckhardt, Kristin
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Mary Fisher's dream has come true. She's about to open Mary's Mystery Bookshop in her beloved hometown of Ivy Bay, tucked away on beautiful Cape Cod. But weeks before the grand opening, her shop is broken into and torn apart. Mary is shocked, but she's even more stunned to discover that the only thing the intruder stole was an old, dusty photograph of the storefront. Who would have taken it, and why? With the help of her sister, a childhood friend, and decades of reading mystery novels, Mary...
Topics: Bookstores, Family secrets, Large type books, Bookstores, Family secrets, Large type books, Large...
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May 9, 2017 Auster, Paul, 1947-; National Story Project (U.S.)
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Topics: Oral history, Large type books, Large type books, Manners and customs, Oral history, Social...
Topics: Sediqi, Kamela, 1977-, Sediqi, Kamela, 1977-, Dressmakers, Sisters, Businesswomen, Community life,...
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May 3, 2017 Griffin, W. E. B., author; Butterworth, William E. (William Edmund), author
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In Philadelphia -- suffering among the country's highest murder rates -- the tension between the Philadelphia Police Department and its Citizens Oversight Committee has long been reaching a boiling point. That turmoil turns from bad to worse shortly after the committee begins targeting police shootings -- especially those of twenty-seven-year-old Homicide Sergeant Matt Payne, the "Wyatt Earp of the Main Line"--And then the committee's combative leader is found shot dead point-blank on...
Topics: Payne, Matt (Fictitious character), Police, Murder, Large type books, FICTION / Action &...
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May 3, 2017 Griffin, W. E. B; Butterworth, William E. (William Edmund)
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In the aftermath of the surrenders of Germany and Japan in October 1945, Cletus Frade and his colleagues in the OSS are given the life-threatening task of maintaining security during a covert U.S. deal with Germany for intelligence about the identities of Soviet spies in the American atomic bomb program
Topics: United States. Office of Strategic Services, United States. Office of Strategic Services, World War...
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May 3, 2017 Lewis, Beverly, 1949-
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The anxiously awaited second book in the Seasons of Grace series is filled with mystery and family secrets, love and loss, heartbreak and healing. Grace Byler and Heather Lang leave the Amish County in search of Grace's missing mother
Topics: Amish, Family secrets, Large type books, Amish, Family secrets, Large type books
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May 3, 2017 Dengler, Sandy
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Topics: Church musicians, Choirs (Music), Large type books, Choirs (Music), Church musicians, Large type...
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May 3, 2017 Griffin, W. E. B; Butterworth, William E. (William Edmund)
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Mexican drug cartels are shooting up the streets of Laredo and El Paso. Somali pirates are holding three U.S. tankers for ransom. The President of the United States is fed up and has what he thinks is a pretty bright idea -- to get hold of Colonel Charley Castillo and his merry band and get them on the case. Unfortunately, that will be difficult. Everybody knows that the President hates Castillo's guts and has just had him forcibly retired from the military. Castillo's men are scattered far and...
Topics: United States. Army. Delta Force, Castillo, Charley (Fictitious character), Special operations...
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May 3, 2017 Gardiner, Meg
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"Can a person ever really disappear for good by going off the grid? And what happens when vanishing is no longer an option? Sarah Keller is a single mother to five-year-old Zoe, living quietly in Oklahoma. She's also a skip tracer, an expert in tracking people who've gone on the lam to avoid arrest, prosecution, or debt-- pinpointing their location to bring them to justice. When a school bus accident sends Zoe to the ER, their quiet life explodes. Zoe's medical tests reveal what Sarah has...
Topics: Fugitives from justice, Large type books, Fugitives from justice, Large type books
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May 3, 2017 Gorman, Edward
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When the powerful and blood-hungry Jeremiah Belden went gunning for revenge against Evelyn, the beautiful woman he blamed for his son's death, only Mitch Coldwell stood in his way. Trouble was, Mitch had a lot of demons in his life. So much so that the legendary sharpshooter had taken to the bottle -- and had become the butt of brutal town jokes. But there was still some good left in him, and bullets weren't going to stop Mitch from tracking down and rescuing Evelyn. Even if it meant brining...
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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May 3, 2017 Fluke, Joanne, 1943-
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When it comes to holidays, Minnesotans rise to the occasion - and the little town of Lake Eden is baking up a storm with Hannah Swensen leading the way. The annual Christmas Buffet is the final test of Hannah's recipes before publication. The recently divorced Martin Dubinski arrives at the buffet with his new Vegas showgirl wife. And when Hannah's mother's antique cake knife shows up in Mrs. Dubinski's décolletage, it puts the festivities on ice
Topics: Swensen, Hannah (Fictitious character), Women detectives, Bakers, Bakeries, Large type books,...
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May 3, 2017 Martin, Larry Jay
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May 1, 2017 Harper, Karen
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Despite a traumatic childhood in Cold Creek' Ohio' the Lockwood sisters have reunited there for the wedding of youngest sister Tess to the town's sheriff. Maid of honor Kate Lockwood is determined to break through best man Grant Mason's defenses. A large burial mound sits on Mason family land' and Kate' an anthropologist' wants permission to excavate. But Grant refuses and tells Kate to stay away from the mound. Is he hiding something?
Topics: Large type books, Women anthropologists, Murder, Romantic suspense fiction, Large type books,...
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May 1, 2017 Gulley, Philip, author
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"A novel."
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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May 1, 2017 Jance, J.A. (Judith A.)
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Topics: Reynolds, Ali (Fictitious character), Murder, Large type books
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May 1, 2017 Jagears, Melissa, author
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"A novel"
Topics: Mail order brides, Triangles (Interpersonal relations), Choice (Psychology), Frontier and pioneer...
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Apr 27, 2017 Lewis, Beverly, 1949- author
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The mistakes of the past haunt Lucy Flaud, who years ago stopped attending the activities for courting-age young people in her hometown of Bird-in-Hand. Now twenty-five and solidly past the age of Amish courtship, Lucy has given up any hope of marriage, instead focusing her efforts on volunteering in both the Plain and fancy communities of Lancaster County. Yet no matter how hard Lucy strives, she feels uncertain that she'll ever find redemption. Dale Wyeth has a deep mistrust of modern-day...
Topics: Amish, Large type books, FICTION / Christian / General, Amish, Large type books, Norma Kelley...
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Apr 27, 2017 Miller, Serena, 1950-
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Upon moving to a farm in rural Ohio to distance herself from memories of the war in Afghanistan, former military nurse Grace Connor meets the conservative Levi Troyer, who struggles with reconciling his feelings for outsider Grace with his Amish faith
Topics: Large type books, Large type books
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Apr 27, 2017 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
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Apr 27, 2017 Johnson, Craig, 1961- author
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Sheriff Walt Longmire is reading A Christmas Carol in his office on December 24th when he's interrupted by a young woman with a hairline scar across her forehead and more than a few questions about Walt's predecessor. The mystery woman seems to know him and claims to have something she must return to Lucian Connally. On his own for the holidays, Walt is at loose ends -- and despite the woman's reticence to reveal her identity, he agrees to help her. (Bestseller)
Topics: Longmire, Walt (Fictitious character), Sheriffs, Large type books, FICTION, Large type books,...
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Apr 27, 2017 White, Linda J., 1949- author
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"A novel."
Topics: Kidnapping, Children, Government investigators, Large type books, Mystery fiction, Children,...
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Apr 27, 2017 Snelling, Lauraine
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When a natural disaster threatens to destroy lives in the small mountain town of Pineville, Minnesota, Doctor Esther Hanson struggles to help her patients without giving in to overwhelming emotions triggered by a long-suppressed memory and U.S. Border Patrol agent Ben James, grieving the tragic loss of his wife, rushes an abandoned baby to Esther's clinic. Brought together by the life of a child, Ben and Esther become each other's reason to change
Topics: Loss (Psychology), Life change events, Abandoned children, Large type books, Border patrol agents,...
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Apr 27, 2017 Smith, Virginia, 1960- author
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"Fall in love with a small town that feels like coming home and its quirky characters. Al Richardson counts the days until retirement, while his wife, Millie, launches a full-blown campaign to turn a Victorian house into a B & B and the townspeople take sides over who should paint the water tower"--Page [4] cover
Topics: City and town life, Bed and breakfast accommodations, Large type books, Bed and breakfast...
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Apr 27, 2017 Bischof, Joanne
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Pretty Lonnie Sawyer is shy and innocent, used to fading into the background among the Appalachian hills. Though her family is poor and her father abusive, she clings to a quiet faith. But when handsome ladies' man and bluegrass musician Gideon O'Riley steals a kiss, her fate is sealed. Lonnie's father forces her into a hasty marriage with a man she barely knows and does not love. Equally frustrated and confused, Gideon forces Lonnie on an arduous journey away from her home. What will it take...
Topics: Marital conflict, Life change events, Large type books, Large type books, Life change events,...
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Apr 27, 2017 Bradford, Laura
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"An Amish Mystery"--Title page verso
Topics: Amish, Murder, Large type books, Amish, Large type books, Murder, Stores, Retail
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Apr 27, 2017 Brown, Sandra, 1948-
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Basing her bestselling novel on the night her older sister Susan was murdered on a stormy Memorial Day eighteen years earlier, Bellamy Lyston Price, writing under a pseudonym, becomes the target of an unnamed assailant who either wants the truth about Susan's murder to remain unknown or, even more threatening, is determined to get vengeance for a man wrongfully accused and punished
Topics: Women novelists, Murder, Family secrets, Large type books, Family secrets, Large type books,...
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Apr 27, 2017 Lewis, Beverly, 1949-
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As her family breaks away from their church district, Nellie is torn between her family and her beloved Caleb, who is staunch in his Old Order beliefs, but if Nellie waits too long to choose, she will lose him to another
Topics: Amish, Large type books, Amish, Large type books
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Apr 27, 2017 Snelling, Lauraine
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As winter settles over the ranch, the Engstrom brothers are much on the mind of Cassie Lockwood. The way Lucas smiles at her should set her heart to tripping. But it doesn't. Shouldn't there be some attraction to him if they are going to be married? His vow to make her love him does not seem to be working, no matter how considerate and charming he is. Ransom Engstrom is another matter. After Cassie's train trip to a shooting competition, she realizes she misses Ransom more than Lucas. And then...
Topics: Women ranchers, Brothers, Large type books, Brothers, Large type books, Women ranchers
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Apr 27, 2017 Woods, Stuart
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Stone Barrington is no stranger to schemes and deceptions of all stripes--as an attorney for the premier white-shoe law firm Woodman & Weld, he's seen more than his share. But when he travels to Europe under highly unusual circumstances, Stone finds himself at the center of a mystery that is, even by his standards, most peculiar. Two unexpected invitations may be the first clues in an intricate puzzle Stone must unravel to learn the truth, a puzzle that will lead him deep into the rarefied...
Topics: Barrington, Stone (Fictitious character), Americans, Large type books, Americans, Barrington, Stone...
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Apr 27, 2017 Newport, Olivia, author
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As the rift between Old Order Amish and the Marylanders widens, Clara and Andrew must examine their own hearts and consciences to seek God's will. The leadership in an Old Order Amish community requires shunning friends and family whose only offense is to embrace the new Protestant practice of Sunday school among the Mennonites, but teaching Bible stories to children is one of Clara Kuhns' great joys. Clara's on the verge of saying yes to Andrew Raber's marriage proposal, but now he is...
Topics: Amish, Large type books, Amish, Betrothal, Church renewal, Love stories, Christian fiction
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Apr 27, 2017 Chase, Erika, author
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It's time to celebrate when club member Molly Mathews' childhood friend, Teensy Coldicutt, moves back to town -- complete with a published book. But as the club plans Teensy's book launch, Molly is attacked and Teensy's books are stolen. Who would be so desperate for 150 copies of a sexy novel written by an elderly widow? Then Ashton Corners is hit with another shock when Teensy's publisher turns up dead -- and fellow club member and former police chief Bob Miller is taken into custody....
Topics: Book clubs (Discussion groups), Murder, Counterfeits and counterfeiting, Authors, Large type books,...
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Apr 27, 2017 Dubow, Charles, author
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"Love, passion, and obsession are at the heart of Naked in the Moonlight, about a man's all consuming desire for a bewitching and beguiling woman"--
Topics: Desire, Rich people, Seduction, Large type books, Romance fiction, Psychological fiction, Desire,...
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Apr 27, 2017 Bradford, Laura, author
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Living in the small town of Heavenly, Pennsylvania, Claire Weatherly has come to admire the Amish for their wholesome, honest way of life. So when she hears that Mose Fisher has made one of his famous corn mazes, Claire, who has always been game for a good puzzle, can't wait to walk the paths and test her skill. But the puzzle grows more serious when she discovers the body of Amish farmer Harley Zook deep inside in the maze
Topics: Amish, Family secrets, Murder, Large type books, Amish, Family secrets, Large type books, Murder
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Apr 27, 2017 Allen, Beverly (Novelist), author
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"Florist Audrey Bloom comes to the aid of her childhood friend when Jenny's fiancé is murdered and Jenny is considered the prime suspect"--
Topics: Florists, Murder, Bridal bouquets, Large type books, Stores, Retail, Bloom, Audrey (Fictitious...
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Apr 27, 2017 Brandt, Harry, 1949- author
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"Back in the bad old days, when Billy Graves worked for an anti-crime unit in Harlem known as the Wild Geese, the NYPD branded him as a cowboy. Now forty, he has somehow survived and become a sergeant in Manhattan Night Watch. Mostly, his team of detectives conducts a series of holding actions--and after years in police purgatory, Billy is content simply to do his job. But soon after he gets a 3:00 a.m. call about the fatal knifing of a drunk in a Third Avenue pub, his investigation moves...
Topics: Large type books, Large type books, Survival
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Apr 27, 2017 Wiggin, Eric E
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Poised at the brink of adulthood, Amy finds herself torn between her country's call to arms and her peace-loving father. Her restless heart must decide what is truly important in life as she struggles to discern the subtle workings of God
Topics: World War (1939-1945), World War, 1939-1945, Large type books, Large type books
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Apr 18, 2017 Elliott, Cathy, 1950-
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Includes group discussion guide
Topics: Quiltmakers, Craft festivals, Theft, Quilts, Large type books, Large type books