44 Results
44 Results
Paper wife —Ibrahim, Laila, author.
Book
2018
0 available of 1 items

"A heart-wrenching story about finding strength in a new world. Southern China, 1923. Desperate to secure her future, Mei Ling's parents arrange a marriage to a widower in California. To enter the country, she must prete...

Hattie ever after —Larson, Kirby, author.
Book
2014
2 available of 3 items

In 1919, seventeen-year-old Hattie leaves the Montana prairie--and her sweetheart Charlie--to become a female reporter in San Francisco.

Love at any cost : a novel —Lessman, Julie, 1950-
Book
2013
10 available of 11 items

The long take : a noir narrative —Robertson, Robin, 1955- author.
Book
2018
20 available of 20 items

"Walker is a D-Day veteran with post-traumatic stress disorder; he can't return home to rural Nova Scotia, and looks instead to the city for freedom, anonymity, and repair. As he finds his way from New York to Los Angele...

San Francisco story —Escott, John.
Kit
2011
2 available of 2 items

The empress letters : a novel —Rogers, Linda, 1944-
Book
2007
1 available of 2 items

Love at any cost —Lessman, Julie, 1950-
Large Print
2013
2 available of 3 items

Surprised by love : a novel —Lessman, Julie, 1950-
Book
2014
8 available of 10 items

Dare to love again : a novel —Lessman, Julie, 1950-
Book
2014
7 available of 7 items

Detective Nick Barone would rather do almost anything than teach petite socialite Allison McClare jiu-jitsu, but it seems he has little choice in the matter. Sparks fly every time the two meet until a grudging friendship...

In dreams forgotten —Peterson, Tracie, author.
Book
2018
17 available of 21 items

After her parents' deaths, Judith Gladstone travels to San Francisco to find her last living relative. Her unrequited love, Caleb Coulter, helps her search, and when his connections lead Judith to a wealthy, influential ...

The Buddha in the attic —Otsuka, Julie, 1962-
Large Print
2012
2 available of 3 items

Presents the stories of six Japanese mail-order brides whose new lives in early twentieth-century San Francisco are marked by backbreaking migrant work, cultural struggles, children who reject their heritage, and the pro...

City of sharks —Stanley, Kelli, author.
Book
2018
2 available of 3 items

Miranda Corbie, a private investigator working in the heart of 1940s San Francisco, is bringing this chapter of her life to a close before embarking on a journey to England to find her mother, despite the escalating conf...

In places hidden —Peterson, Tracie, author.
Book
2018
15 available of 19 items

1905. Caleb Coulter, a lawyer, went missing three months ago. His sister, Camrianne, heads to San Francisco to find him. She meets Judith and Kenzie, who also have mysteries to solve in the booming West Coast city. Camri...

Dare to love again —Lessman, Julie, 1950-
Large Print
2014
3 available of 3 items

Spunky Allison McClare is determined to be a fearless, independent woman, resorting to a mammoth hat pin for protection on her way to and from the school where she teaches. But when she takes a notion to explore the wild...

The long take : or, a way to lose more slowly —Robertson, Robin, 1955- author.
Book
2018
3 available of 3 items

Walker, a young Canadian recently demobilised after war and his active service in the Normandy landings and subsequent European operations. Suffering from post-traumatic stress disorder, and unable to face a return to hi...

Surprised by love —Lessman, Julie, 1950-
Large Print
2015
2 available of 2 items

Shy and unattractive as a child, Megan McClare has always been teased by her classmates. But when she returns home from her senior year in Paris, the wallflower has suddenly blossomed into a beauty. With ambitions to bec...

A race to splendor —Ware, Ciji.
Book
2011
2 available of 2 items

City of dragons —Stanley, Kelli.
Large Print
2010
3 available of 3 items

A young Spanish Civil War nurse and private eye discovers murder in 1940 San Francisco.

Noir —Moore, Christopher, 1957- author.
Book On CD
2018
1 available of 1 items

It's not every afternoon that an enigmatic, comely blond named Stilton (like the cheese) walks into the scruffy gin joint where Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin tends bar. It's love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his m...

Rachel's hope —Sanders, Shelly, 1964- author.
Book
2014
3 available of 3 items

Rachel was forced to leave her home in Russia because of the anti-Semitic violence that killed her father. She made her way to Shanghai, China where she managed to establish herself as a newspaper writer -- no easy task ...

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