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Pig

A truffle hunter who lives alone in the Oregonian wilderness must return to his past in Portland in search of his beloved foraging pig after she is kidnapped.

Pig
Blu-ray
2021
Availability: 5 of 13

A truffle hunter who lives alone in the Oregonian wilderness must return to his past in Portland in search of his beloved foraging pig after she is kidnapped.

Where the crawdads sing —Owens, Delia, author.

"Fans of Barbara Kingsolver will love this stunning debut novel from a New York Times bestselling nature writer, about an unforgettable young woman determined to make her way in the wilds of North Carolina, and the two m...

The boy from the woods a novel —Coben, Harlan, 1962-
Large Print
2020
Availability: 12 of 22

"The man known as Wilde is a mystery to everyone, including himself. Decades ago, he was found as a boy living feral in the woods, with no memory of his past. After the police concluded an exhaustive hunt for the child's...

The woman in the wood —Pearse, Lesley, author.

Fifteen-year-old Maisy Mitcham and her twin brother Duncan lose their mother to an insane asylum one night in 1955. The twins are sent to their grandmother's country house, Nightingales. Cold and distant, she leaves them...

Notes from my captivity —Parks, Kathy, author.

Aspiring teenage journalist Adrienne Cahill travels to Siberia to debunk legendary claims of a family of hermits living in the wilderness, but when disaster strikes, Adrienne winds up being held captive by the family she...

Where the crawdads sing —Owens, Delia, author.

For years, rumors of the "Marsh Girl" have haunted Barkley Cove, a quiet town on the North Carolina coast. She's barefoot and wild; unfit for polite society. So in late 1969, when handsome Chase Andrews is found dead, th...

The Alchemist cookbook

Young outcast Sean has isolated himself in a trailer in the woods, setting out on alchemic pursuits, with his cat Kaspar as his sole companion. Filled with disdain for authority, he's fled the daily grind and holed up in...

The hermit —Rydahl, Thomas, 1974- author.

A car is found on a deserted beach on the Spanish island of Fuerteventura. On the back seat lies a cardboard box containing the body of a small boy buried in newspaper cuttings. No one knows his name, and there is no tra...

Thieves, beasts & men : a novel —Leah, Shan, author.

This stunning debut uses the irresistible scenario of a hermit living in near-complete self-sufficiency in the wilderness, and asks the universally relevant question: what is the value of existing within a civilization w...

Red sky at night —Hall, James W. (James Wilson), 1947-
Large Print
2001
Availability: 5 of 5

Fisherman Thorn of Key Largo investigates the beheading of a dozen dolphins. He discovers it was the work of a professor who needed the heads for experiments, using veterans as guinea pigs. All highly illegal, but the pr...

Island apart —Raichlen, Steven.
Large Print
2012
Availability: 7 of 7

Claire Doheney, recovering from a serious illness, agrees to house-sit in an oceanfront mansion on Chappaquiddick island in Martha's Vineyard. The New York book editor hopes to find solace, strength, and sufficient calm ...

Reckless —Choyce, Lesley, 1951-

While riding his dirt bike on an abandoned logging road, Josh encounters a Vietnam veteran who has been living in the wilderness for forty years, and the two develop an unusual friendship.

Murder at Mullings —Cannell, Dorothy, author.

In its 300-year history, there has never once been a scandal at Mullings, ancestral home of the decent but dull Stodmarsh family. Until, that is, Edward Stodmarsh makes an ill-advised second marriage to the scheming Regi...

Murder at Mullings —Cannell, Dorothy.
Large Print
2014
Availability: 1 of 1

In its 300-year history, there has never once been a scandal at Mullings, ancestral home of the decent but dull Stodmarsh family. Until, that is, Edward Stodmarsh makes an ill-advised second marriage to the scheming Regi...

Backwater —Bauer, Joan, 1951-

While compiling a genealogy of her family of successful attorneys, sixteen-year-old history buff Ivy Breedlove treks into the mountain wilderness to interview a reclusive aunt with whom she identifies and who in turn hel...

A peculiar grace —Lent, Jeffrey.

Hewitt Pearce is a 43-year-old blacksmith who lives alone in his family home. When Jessica, a young vagabond, washes up in his backwoods one morning, Hewitt's hermetic existence is challenged. As he gradually uncovers Je...

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