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One life - my mother's story by Grenville, Kate, 1950- author, narrator.

One life - my mother's story

When Kate Grenville's mother died she left behind many fragments of memoir. These were the starting point for One Life, the story of a woman whose life spanned a century of tumult and change. In many ways Nance's story echoes that of many mothers and grandmothers, for whom the spectacular shifts of the twentieth century offered a path to new freedoms and choices. In other ways Nance was exceptional. In an era when women were expected to have no ambitions beyond the domestic, she ran successful b

Nov 26, 2015
A little life - a novel by Yanagihara, Hanya, author.

A little life - a novel

When four classmates from a small Massachusetts college move to New York to make their way, they're broke, adrift, and buoyed only by their friendship and ambition. There is kind, handsome Willem, an aspiring actor; JB, a quick-witted, sometimes cruel Brooklyn-born painter seeking entry to the art world; Malcolm, a frustrated architect at a prominent firm; and withdrawn, brilliant, enigmatic Jude, who serves as their center of gravity. Over the decades, their relationships deepen and darken, tin

Nov 26, 2015
I feel like going on - life, game, and glory by Lewis, Ray, 1975- author.

I feel like going on - life, game, and glory

Ray Lewis, legendary Baltimore Ravens linebacker and one of the greatest defensive players of his generation, holds nothing back on the state of football as well as his troubled childhood, his rise to athletic greatness, the storm that threatened to ruin his NFL career, and the devastating injury that nearly cost him a final moment of glory.

Nov 26, 2015
The mare by Gaitskill, Mary, 1954- author.

The mare

From the author of Veronica, a finalist for the National Book Award for fiction, comes Mary Gaitskill's most poignant and powerful work yet: the story of a Dominican girl, the white woman who introduces her to riding, and the horse who changes everything for her. Velveteen Vargas is an eleven-year-old from Brooklyn who is granted a summer vacation in the country, courtesy of the nonprofit Fresh Air Fund. Her host family is a couple in upstate New York: Ginger, a failed artist on the fringe of Al

Nov 26, 2015
Crimson shore by Preston, Douglas J., author.

Crimson shore

Special Agent Pendergast takes on a private case in Exmouth, Massachusetts - a quaint village on the coast north of Salem - to investigate the theft of a valuable wine cellar. He travels to the seaside town with his ward, Constance Green, where they quickly discover something far more sinister: a bricked-up niche in the wine cellar that holds the remains of a man, tortured and then entombed alive 150 years ago.

Nov 26, 2015
My struggle. Book three by Knausgård, Karl Ove, 1968-

My struggle. Book three

A family of four--mother, father, and two boys--move to the south coast of Norway, to a new house on a newly developed site. It is the early 1970s and the family's trajectory is upwardly mobile: the future seems limitless. In painstaking, sometimes self-lacerating detail, Karl Ove Knausgaard paints a world familiar to anyone who can recall the intensity and novelty of childhood experience, one in which children and adults lead parallel lives that never meet.

Nov 26, 2015
The profile by Del Rey, Lana, 1986-

The profile

Nov 26, 2015
Cross justice by Patterson, James, 1947-

Cross justice

The toughest cases are the ones that hit close to home.When his cousin is accused of a heinous crime, Alex Cross returns to his North Carolina hometown for the first time in over three decades. As he tries to prove his cousin's innocence in a town where everyone seems to be on the take, Cross unearths a family secret that forces him to question everything he's ever known.Chasing a ghost he believed was long dead, Cross gets pulled into a case that has local cops scratching their heads and needin

Nov 26, 2015
Writing creative nonfiction by Mazzeo, Tilar J.

Writing creative nonfiction

Nov 26, 2015
What you see by Ryan, Hank Phillippi.

What you see

Why would a father abduct his own child? A wedding is planned in Jane Ryland's family, but there's a disaster instead. Nine-year-old Gracie-supposed to be the flower girl-has been taken by her stepdad. Where are they? Is the girl in danger? Reporter Jane Ryland learns there's a limit to the bonds of family-and learns to her peril what happens when loved ones are pushed too far. Meanwhile, Detective Jake Brogan's got a doozy of a case. At Boston's historic Faneuil Hall, a man is stabbed to death

Nov 26, 2015
Let me explain you - a novel by Liontas, Annie, author.

Let me explain you - a novel

This is about a Greek American family and its patriarch-- part Zorba, part King Lear-- and announces the arrival of a significant new voice in contemporary literature.

Nov 26, 2015
Lethal letters by Adams, Ellery, author.

Lethal letters

When an item from a time capsule discovered in the foundation of a local church goes missing and a young woman is murdered, aspiring novelist Olivia Limoges investigates with the help of her fellow writers.

Nov 26, 2015
Binge by Oakley, Tyler, 1989-


Pop culture phenomenon, social rights advocate, and the most prominent LGBT voice on YouTube brings you his first collection of witty, personal, and hilarious essays written in the voice that's earned him more than ten million followers across social media.

Nov 26, 2015
The magic strings of Frankie Presto - a novel by Albom, Mitch, 1958- author, narrator.

The magic strings of Frankie Presto - a novel

This is the epic story of Frankie Presto - the greatest guitar player who ever lived - and the six lives he changed with his six magical blue strings. He makes records. He is adored. But Frankie Presto's gift is also his burden, as he realizes the power of the strings his teacher gave him, and how, through his music, he can actually affect people's lives. At the height of his popularity, tortured by his biggest mistake, he vanishes. His legend grows. Only decades later, having finally healed his

Nov 26, 2015
The dog master - a novel of the first dog by Cameron, W. Bruce, author.

The dog master - a novel of the first dog

Thirty thousand years ago, ice was storming the planet. Among the speciesforced out of the trees and onto the steppes by the advancing cold was modern man, who was both predator and prey. No stranger to the experiences that make us human,a mother's love and a father's betrayal, tribal war and increasing famine, political intrigue and forbidden love, joy and hope and devastating loss, our ancestors competed for scant resources in a brutal landscape. Mankind stood on the cold brink of extinction,

Nov 26, 2015
The guilty by Baldacci, David.

The guilty

Will Robie is the government's most professional, disciplined, and lethal assassin. He infiltrates the most hostile countries in the world, defeats our enemies' advanced security measures, and eliminates threats before they ever reach our shores. But now, his skills have left him. Sent overseas on a critical assignment, he fails, unable to pull the trigger. Absent his talents, Robie is a man without a mission, and without a purpose. To recover what he has lost, Robie must confront what he has tr

Nov 26, 2015
Strike by MacHale, D. J.


Once again, Tucker Pierce and friends must fight for their lives against the better-equipped SYLO, and they will risk nearly everything to keep each other safe the battle's climax nears.

Nov 26, 2015
Traffick by Hopkins, Ellen, author.


Five teens victimized by sex trafficking try to find their way to a new life.

Nov 26, 2015
Saving Mr. Terupt by Buyea, Rob, author.

Saving Mr. Terupt

Seventh grade was going to be awesome. The only thing missing was Mr. Terupt. The kids from Mr. Terupt's fifth- and sixth-grade classes are entering their first year of junior high school. There's a lot to be excited about, but there are new challenges, too. Peter and Jeffrey face tough competition on their wrestling team. Alexia has a disastrous first day of school, and that's only the beginning. Anna is desperate for Charlie to propose to her mother--what is he waiting for?! Danielle isn't fee

Nov 26, 2015
Wheat belly 10-day grain detox - reprogram your body for rapid weight loss and amazing health by Davis, William, 1957- author.

Wheat belly 10-day grain detox - reprogram your body for rapid weight loss and amazing health

Through the New York Times bestseller Wheat Belly, millions of people learned how to reverse years of chronic health problems by removing wheat from their daily diets. Now Dr. Davis provides a simple ten-day grain detox plan, with carefully designed meal plans and delicious recipes that include everything needed to fully eliminate wheat and related grains. You will be guided through the complete detox experience and learn how to reduce or eliminate wheat-withdrawal symptoms. Inspiring and inform

Nov 26, 2015