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46 Results
The plot against America —Roth, Philip, author.
Book
2005
6 available of 13 items

In a novel of alternative history, aviation hero Charles A. Lindbergh defeats Franklin Roosevelt in the 1940 presidential election, negotiating an accord with Adolf Hitler and accepting his conquest of Europe and anti-Se...

The freak —Matas, Carol, 1949-
Book
2007
5 available of 6 items

Jade wakes up one day psychic! She recovers from life-threatening meningitis with all her faculties intact and some new ones added! Jade turns what she considers a terrible liability into a powerful gift.

Wayfaring stranger —Burke, James Lee, 1936-
Book
2015
58 available of 59 items

Wayfaring stranger —Burke, James Lee, 1936-
Book On CD
2014
4 available of 4 items

A sprawling thriller drenched with atmosphere and intrigue that takes a young boy from a chance encounter with Bonnie and Clyde to the trenches of World War II and the oil fields along the Texas-Louisiana coast.

Vienna prelude —Thoene, Bodie, 1951-
Book
1989
11 available of 12 items

The assignment —Wiemer, Liza, author.
Book
2020
5 available of 8 items

Standing in opposition to a class assignment to debate Hitler's Final Solution, seniors Cade and Logan become embroiled in turmoil involving their teacher, principal, Commissioner of Education, white supremacists, and th...

Almost autumn —Kaurin, Marianne, 1974- author.
Book
2017
9 available of 9 items

As autumn approaches Ilse Stern is thinking about her infatuation with Hermann Rød, and whether his determination to be a painter will interfere with their romance--but the reality of being Jewish in occupied Oslo is abo...

Vienna prelude —Thoene, Bodie, 1951-
Book
2004
1 available of 2 items

Odessa, Odessa : a novel —Artson, Barbara, author.
Book
2018
0 available of 1 items

As two brothers emigrate out of Russia to escape anti-Semitism, one chooses America and the other Israel/Palestine. The generations move forward in the twentieth century, from New York to Brighton Beach and Los Angeles, ...

Indignation —Roth, Philip.
Book
2008
10 available of 11 items

What impact can American history have on the life of the vulnerable individual? It is 1951 in America, the second year of the Korean War. A studious, law-abiding, intense youngster from Newark, New Jersey, Marcus Messner...

Indignation
DVD
2016
17 available of 18 items

Based on Philip Roth's late novel, Indignation takes place in 1951, as Marcus Messner (Logan Lerman), a brilliant working class Jewish boy from Newark, New Jersey, travels on scholarship to a small, conservative college ...

The Inn at Lake Devine : a novel —Lipman, Elinor.
Book
1998
5 available of 5 items

The Prague cemetery a novel —Eco, Umberto.
Book On CD
2011
0 available of 1 items

19th-century Europe, from Turin to Prague to Paris, abounds with the ghastly and the mysterious. Conspiracies rule history. Jesuits plot against Freemasons, Italina priests are strangled with their own intestines. French...

My darling detective —Norman, Howard A., author.
Book On MP3
2017
2 available of 2 items

"Jacob Rigolet, soon to be fired from his position as assistant to a wealthy art collector, looks up from his seat at an auction to see his mother, Nora Ives Rigolet, until that day head librarian at Halifax Free Library...

Wayfaring stranger —Burke, James Lee, 1936-
Large Print
2014
6 available of 6 items

"It is 1934 and the Depression is bearing down when sixteen-year-old Weldon Avery Holland happens upon infamous criminals Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow after one of their notorious armed robberies. A confrontation with ...

The tattooed girl : a novel —Oates, Joyce Carol, 1938-
Book
2003
5 available of 5 items

A reclusive Jewish author in failing health decides to hire a live-in assistant, a young woman about whose tortured past, violent behaviour and virulent anti-Semitism he has no knowledge. Both will make discoveries, abou...

Willful behavior —Leon, Donna.
Book
2010
12 available of 12 items

Away : a novel —Bloom, Amy, 1953-
Book
2007
10 available of 11 items

"Away is the story of young Lillian Leyb, a dangerous innocent, an accidental heroine. When her family is destroyed in a Russian pogrom, Lillian comes to America alone, determined to make her way in a new land. When word...

No one must know —Wiseman, Eva, 1947-
Book
2004
11 available of 11 items

It is 1960 and Alex's immigrant family is living the North American dream. Her father is a respected doctor, and she has a warm circle of good friends from church, from Girl Guides, and from school. Perhaps her mother is...

Rachel's secret —Sanders, Shelly, 1964-
Book
2012
10 available of 10 items

"Rachel is a Jew living in Kishinev, Russia. At fourteen, Rachel knows that she wants more from life than the traditional role of wife and mother. She has dreams of being a writer. But everything is put on hold when a yo...

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