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

City of secrets —Stanley, Kelli.
Large Print
2012
3 available of 3 items

When Pandora Blake is murdered at San Francisco's 1940 World's Fair and her body marked with an anti-Semitic slur, Miranda Corbie is soon entangled in a web of deceit and betrayal that is only overshadowed by the threat ...

Hattie ever after —Larson, Kirby.
Book
2013
3 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.

The long take : a noir narrative —Robertson, Robin, 1955- author.
Book
2018
0 available of 0 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...

A race to splendor a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city —Ware, Ciji.
EBook
2011

Inspired by female architect Julia Morgan, this is the riveting tale of a race against time to rebuild two luxury hotels after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake destroyed 400 city blocks and left 250,000 homeless. Morgan...

A race to splendor a tale of rivalry, redemption, and the rebuilding of a devastated city —Ware, Ciji.
Ebook
2011

Inspired by female architect Julia Morgan, this is the riveting tale of a race against time to rebuild two luxury hotels after the 1906 San Francisco earthquake destroyed 400 city blocks and left 250,000 homeless. Morgan...

Fridays at Enrico's : A Novel. —Carpenter, Don, author.
EBook
2014

Don Carpenter s semi- autobiographical Fridays at Enrico s can be read as the swan song of the entire Love Generation. The New York Times Book Review The author of A Hard Rain Falling and A Couple of Comedians , Don C...

Noir a novel —Moore, Christopher, 1957- author.
Large Print
2018
4 available of 5 items

"It's not every afternoon that an enigmatic, comely blonde 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...

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

The Buddha in the attic a novel —Otsuka, Julie, 1962-
Book On CD
2011
1 available of 1 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...

The Buddha in the attic —Otsuka, Julie, 1962-
Book
2011
5 available of 5 items

The Buddha in the attic —Otsuka, Julie, 1962-
Book On CD
2011
1 available of 1 items

In six unforgettable, incantatory sections, the novel traces their new lives as "icture brides": the arduous voyage by boat, where the girls trade photos of their husbands and imagine uncertain futures in an unknown land...

Against a brightening sky —Moyer, Jaime Lee, author.
Book
2015
1 available of 1 items

By 1919 the Great War has ended, peace talks are under way in Paris, and the world has been forever changed. Delia Martin, apprentice practitioner of magical arts, and her husband, Police Captain Gabriel Ryan, face the g...

City of secrets —Stanley, Kelli.
Book
2011
3 available of 3 items

The strange case of Baby H —Reiss, Kathryn.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

In the aftermath of the 1906 San Francisco earthquake, twelve-year-old Clara finds a baby left on the doorstep of her family's boarding house, and sets out to unravel the surrounding mysteries. Grades 5-8. 2003.

Love & Haight —Carlton, Susan R. F. K., 1960-
Book
2012
1 available of 1 items

Seventeen-year-old Chloe brings her friend MJ to San Francisco, one of the few places where an abortion can be obtained legally in 1971, to get rid of Chloe's "Thing" while staying with her bohemian Aunt Kiki, experienci...

Rising tide —Thesman, Jean.
Book
2003
1 available of 1 items

In 1908, Kate and Ellen set up shop and begin to sell handmade Irish linens to a select San Francisco clientele.

Me, Frida. —Novesky, Amy, author.
EBook
2015

Like a tiny bird in a big city, Frida Kahlo feels lost and lonely when she arrives in San Francisco with her husband, the famous artist Diego Rivera. But as Frida begins to explore San Francisco on her own, she discovers...

City of Ghosts —Stanley, Kelli.
Book
2014
1 available of 1 items

"PI Miranda Corbie will do anything to save her mother, but first she must clear her name of the murder of a Nazi spy June 1940--Hitler's army has conquered France and is turning on England. While the United States is on...

Julie an American girl —McDonald, Megan.
Restricted DAISY Zip (CELA)
2014

After her parents divorce, fun-loving San Francisco girl Julie moves away from her best friend Ivy to start over again in a new house and school. But before long, she learns to create a few changes of her own - from savi...

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