21038 Results
21038 Results
The orphan's tale —Jenoff, Pam, author.
Book
2017
35 available of 47 items

Sixteen-year-old Noa, forced to give up her baby fathered by a Nazi soldier, snatches a child from a boxcar containing Jewish infants bound for a concentration camp and takes refuge with a traveling circus, where Astrid,...

I survived the attack of the grizzlies, 1967 —Tarshis, Lauren, author.
Book
2018
37 available of 52 items

Eleven-year-old Melody Vega and her family visit Glacier National Park every summer, but this year Mel comes face-to-face with a terrifying grizzly bear.

Death in focus —Perry, Anne, author.
Book
2019
7 available of 35 items

"In the start of an all-new mystery series set in pre-World War II Europe, an intrepid young photographer carries her imperiled lover's final, urgent message into the heart of Berlin as Hitler ascends to power. On vacat...

Becoming Mrs. Lewis : a novel : the improbable love story of Joy Davidman and C.S. Lewis —Henry, Patti Callahan, author.
Book
2018
1 available of 17 items

"The love story of C.S. Lewis and his wife, Helen Joy Davidman Gresham, was improbable--and seemingly impossible. Their Eros-story led to some of Lewis's greatest works, yet Joy is most commonly known for how she died. B...

The guest book —Blake, Sarah, 1960- author.
Book
2019
8 available of 19 items

"A novel about past mistakes and betrayals that ripple throughout generations, The Guest Book examines not just a privileged American family, but a privileged America. It is a literary triumph. The Guest Book follows thr...

Love and death among the cheetahs —Bowen, Rhys, author.
Book
2019
11 available of 23 items

Georgie is excited when Darcy announces out of the blue that they are flying to Kenya for their extended honeymoon. It is only after they arrive that she suspects he has actually been sent there on an assignment. She tri...

We must be brave —Liardet, Frances, author.
Book
2019
12 available of 24 items

"December, 1940. As German bombs fall on Southampton, England, the city's residents flee to the surrounding villages. In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly-married Ellen Parr finds a girl asleep, unclaimed at the back ...

The reckoning —Grisham, John, author.
Large Print
2018
16 available of 22 items

Pete Banning was Clanton's favorite son, a returning war hero, the patriarch of a prominent family, a farmer, father, neighbor, and a faithful member of the Methodist church. Then one cool October morning in 1946. he ros...

The Paris orphan —Lester, Natasha, 1973- author.
Book
2019
7 available of 37 items

Manhattan, Paris, 1942: When Jessica May's successful modelling career is abruptly cut short, she is assigned to the war in Europe as a photojournalist for Vogue. But when she arrives the army men make her life as diffic...

Salt to the sea —Sepetys, Ruta, author.
Book
2016
8 available of 28 items

The light over London. —Kelly, Julia, 1986-
Book
2019
24 available of 35 items

Reminiscent of Martha Hall Kelly's Lilac Girls and Kristin Hannah's The Nightingale, this sweeping, entrancing story is a must-read for fans of remarkable women rising to challenges they could never have predicted. It's ...

I survived the bombing of Pearl Harbor, 1941 —Tarshis, Lauren.
Book
2011
47 available of 70 items

Sand flew up into Danny's eyes. And then from behind him, a huge explosion seemed to shatter the world. The force lifted Danny off his feet and threw him onto the ground. And then Danny couldn't hear anything at all.

Sold on a Monday : a novel —McMorris, Kristina, author.
Book
2018
5 available of 17 items

2 children for sale. The sign is a last resort. It sits on a farmhouse porch in 1931, but could be found anywhere in an era of breadlines, bank runs and broken dreams. It could have been written by any mother facing impo...

Dragonfly : a novel —Meacham, Leila, 1938- author.
Book
2019
3 available of 13 items

At the height of WWII, five idealistic young Americans receive a mysterious letter from the OSS, asking them if they are willing to fight for their country. The men and women from very different backgrounds--a Texan athl...

The German girl —Correa, Armando Lucas, 1959- author.
Book
2016
53 available of 57 items

Before everything changed, young Hannah Rosenthal lived a charmed life. But now, in 1939, the streets of Berlin are draped with red, white, and black flags; her family's fine possessions are hauled away; and they are no ...

With you always —Hedlund, Jody, author.
Large Print
2017
3 available of 6 items

When a financial crisis in 1850s New York leaves three orphaned sisters nearly destitute, the oldest, Elise Neumann, knows she must take action. She's had experience as a seamstress, and the New York Children's Aid Socie...

We were the lucky ones —Hunter, Georgia, 1978- author.
Book
2017
4 available of 18 items

An extraordinary, propulsive novel based on the true story of a family of Polish Jews who scatter at the start of the Second World War, determined to survive, and to reunite. It is the spring of 1939, and three generati...

I survived the Japanese Tsunami, 2011 —Tarshis, Lauren.
Book
2013
49 available of 68 items

Beloved : a novel —Morrison, Toni.
Book
2004
21 available of 30 items

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