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The Kindred Letters by A L Crouch

Published 8 June 2019

Adult



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I'll Tell You Mine

Published 1 August 2012

Young Adult


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Caught Up! by Kimberly Alsup

Published 7 May 2012

Adult


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Anne is the youngest of the eight Fitzgerald children, loved and petted by her older brothers and sisters and secure amid their extended family in Liverpool's Everton district. When Sarah Redmond introduces Anne to her brother John, there is an unspoken attraction between them, but John goes to Spain to fight with the International Brigade. Only when war breaks out do they marry and have three children, with whom Anne hopes to recreate her happy childhood home. But John is busy pursuing his own...



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To All the Cowboys I've Loved Before by D. R. Graham

Published 18 January 2019

New Adult

Life just got a whole lot more complicated... Della is the perfect student. Hardworking, intelligent and hoping to make something of herself one day. But when she finds herself needing to move house, it seems that everything is conspiring against her. The only place she can afford seems too good to be true - her own room, close to campus, reasonable rent... the only catch? Her housemates are all men. And they are all cowboys. Knowing her pare...


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Push

Published 29 April 1997

Adult

The acclaimed book that inspired Precious, the Sundance Film Festival winner from Lee Daniels"Even though the film Precious packs quite a wallop, the gritty realism of the novel upon which the movie is based is even more intense." —NPRPrecious Jones, an illiterate sixteen-year-old, has up until now been invisible to the father who rapes her and the mother who batters her and to the authorities who dismiss her as just one more of Harlem's casualties. But when Precious, pregnant with a second chil...


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When the Fates Whisper by Steven a Lorenz

Published 27 November 2012

Adult


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Scientific Evidence by David J Kirk

Published 25 April 2020

Adult


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Got a Love'n Heart by L Martin

Published 12 March 2013

Adult


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No Boys Play Here by Sally Bayley

Published 21 January 2021

Adult

'Nobody writes like Sally Bayley' Lemn Sissay 'Original and moving ... To be read by all educationalists' Kate Clanchy From the brilliantly original and critically acclaimed Sally Bayley, a literary story of working class childhood, absent or broken men and the power of literature to save and rebuild a world. In Sally Bayley's childhood, the men were often missing. Missing because they were drun...


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The Power of Taking by Jane A Lueck

Published 21 November 2010

Adult


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Finding Agnetha by Real Laplaine

Published 16 August 2010

Adult


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Doggerland by Ben Smith

Published 18 March 2019

Adult

'The Road meets Waiting for Godot: powerful, unforgettable, unique' Melissa Harrison, author of At Hawthorn Time. Doggerland is a superbly gripping debut novel about loneliness and hope, nature and survival - set on an off-shore windfarm in the not-so-distant future. 'His father's breath had been loud in the small room. It had smelled smoky, or maybe more like dust. 'I'll get out,' he'd said. 'I'll come back for you...



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The Dressmaker by Kate Alcott

Published 1 January 2012

Adult

Tess, an aspiring seamstress, thinks she’s had an incredibly lucky break when she is hired by famous designer Lady Lucile Duff Gordon to be her personal maid on the Titanic. Once on board, Tess catches the eye of two men—a kind sailor and an enigmatic Chicago businessman—who offer differing views of what lies ahead for her in America. But on the fourth night, disaster strikes, and amidst the chaos, Tess is one of the last people allowed on a lifeboat.   The survivors are rescued and taken to New...


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Bittersweet by Colleen McCullough

Published 1 October 2013

Adult

From the author of THE THORN BIRDS, one of the biggest-selling books of all time, comes this epic saga of love, betrayal, ambition and redemption in 1920s Australia. Do bonds between sisters ever break? Edda, Grace, tufts and Kitty didn't think so. the four Latimer sisters, famous throughout New South Wales for their beauty, wit and ambition, have always been close; always happy. But then they left home to train as nurses, swapping the feather beds of their father's townhouse for the spartan b...


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Ordinary Wolves by Seth Kantner

Published 20 May 2004

Adult

A stirring and vivid novel about a white boy raised among natives on the harsh Alaskan tundra, Ordinary Wolves depicts a life different from what most people have ever known. In its pages, Cutuk, a boy equally uncomfortable in the ways of whites and Inupiaq, tells of his youth and young adulthood: of his father, who brought his family to Alaska from Chicago before Cutuk's birth; of his adopted Inupiaq family; and of the vast Arctic expanse beneath the frozen sky. It is here that Cutuk grows up -...


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Wise Eyes by Marcy Hope Williams

Published 23 February 2014

Adult