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  • Worth Fighting For: Love, Loss, and Moving Forward (Platinum Nonfiction)

    Worth Fighting For: Love, Loss, and Moving Forward (Platinum Nonfiction)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Lisa Niemi Swayze
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Center Point Pub; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 1st).
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    The wife of the late Patrick Swayze presents an account of grief, loss, caregiving and moving on while sharing stories about their final months together and discussing their teenage romance, dance careers, and thirty-four-year marriage. more

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  • The Thief

    The Thief

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Clive Cussler
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Wheeler Publishing; Lrg edition (2012, Apr 6th).
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    A #1 New York Times Bestselling Author -- On the ocean liner Mauretania, two European scientists with a dramatic new invention are barely rescued from abduction by the Van Dorn Detective Agency's intrepid chief investigator, Isaac Bell, Unfortunately, they are not so lucky the second time -- and one of the scientists dies. War clouds are looming, and a ruthless espionage agent has spotted a priceless opportunity to give the Germans an edge. It's up to Bell to figure out who he is, what he's up to, and stop him. more

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  • The Talk Show Murders (Thorndike Press Large Print Mystery Series)

    The Talk Show Murders (Thorndike Press Large Print Mystery Series)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Dick Lochte
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 7th).
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    Publishers Weekly Roker and Lochte delve into the hitherto unknown dark side of their engaging lead, chef and TV personality Billy Blessing, in their third whodunit (after 2010's The Midnight Show Murders). While Blessing's Today-like morning show, Wake Up, America!, is telecasting for two weeks in Chicago, Pat Patton, an ex-cop turned right-wing blogger, corners Blessing. Besides knowing Blessing's real last name, Patton knows of the chef's arrest for fraud 25 years earlier and, possibly, the truth behind the murder of Blessing's partner-in-crime. While Blessing's still adjusting to the implications of Patton's blackmail threats, someone connected to Wake Up, America! is murdered. more

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  • Sonoma Rose

    Sonoma Rose

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Jennifer Chiaverini
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 7th).
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    A New York Times Bestselling Author -- As the nation grapples with Prohibition, Rosa Barclay lives on a Southern California rye farm with her volatile husband, who has found a source of income outside the federal purview. Mother of eight, Rosa mourns four who succumbed to a disease that now afflicts young Ana and Miguel. Only two daughters born to another father are healthy. And when an act of violence shatters Rosa's resolve, she flees with the children and her precious heirloom quilts ... more

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  • Shadow in Serenity

    Shadow in Serenity

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Terri Blackstock
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 7th).
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    Carny Sullivan grew up in the zany world of a traveling carnival. Quaint and peaceful Serenity, Texas, has given a home, a life, and a child. Logan Brisco is the smoothest, slickest, handsomest man Serenity has ever seen. But Carny knows a con artist when she sees one -- and she's seen plenty, starting with her father. Yet, as much as she hates his ways, there's a man behind that suave smile who may win her heart against her will. more

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  • Rainshadow Road (Friday Harbor Novels)

    Rainshadow Road (Friday Harbor Novels)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Lisa Kleypas
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 7th).
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    A New York Times Bestselling Author -- Lucy Marinn, a glass artist living in beautiful Friday Harbor, Washington, is stunned and blindsided by the most bitter kind of betrayal. Her fiance, Kevin, has left her for her own sister. Facing the severe disapproval of Lucy's parents, Kevin asks his friend Sam Nolan to "romance" Lucy and help her get over her anger. Then Lucy and Sam begin to fall in love, Kevin has second thoughts -- and Lucy discovers the relationship began under false pretenses. more

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  • Mudwoman LP

    Mudwoman LP

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Joyce Carol Oates
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   HarperLuxe; Lgr edition (2012, Mar 27th).
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    A riveting novel that explores the high price of success in the life of one woman, and her hold upon her self-identity in the face of personal and professional demons, from Joyce Carol Oates, author of the New York Times bestseller A Widow's Story. Mudgirl is a child abandoned by her mother in the silty flats of the Black Snake River. Cast aside, Mudgirl survives by an accident of fate—or destiny. Meredith "M.R." Neukirchen is the first woman president of an Ivy League university, but she is confronted with challenges to her leadership which test her in ways she could not have anticipated. The fierce idealism and intelligence that delivered her from a more conventional life in her upstate New York hometown now threaten to undo her. more

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  • I've Got Your Number (Thorndike Press Large Print Basic Series)

    I've Got Your Number (Thorndike Press Large Print Basic Series)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Sophie Kinsella
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 7th).
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    I've lost it. The only thing in the world I wasn't supposed to lose. My engagement ring. It's been in Magnus's family for three generations. And now, the very same day his parents are coming, I've lost it. The very same day. Do not hyperventilate Poppy. Stay positive!!Poppy Wyatt has never felt luckier. She is about to marry the ideal man, Magnus Tavish, but in one afternoon her 'happy ever after' begins to fall apart. Not only has she lost her engagement ring but in the panic that followed, she has now lost her phone. As she paces shakily round the hotel foyer she spots an abandoned phone in a bin. Finders keepers! Now she can leave a number for the hotel to contact her when they find her ring. Perfect!Well, perfect except the phone's owner, businessman Sam Roxton doesn't agree. more

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  • Gone West (Center Point Premier Mystery (Large Print))

    Gone West (Center Point Premier Mystery (Large Print))

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Carola Dunn
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Center Point Pub; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 1st).
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    Daisy's hot on the trail of a murdered writer!September 1926, and Daisy's in Derbyshire, visiting an old school friend who's currently employed by a novelist as his personal secretary. Sylvia Richmond has asked Daisy to investigate discreetly as she suspects something is seriously amiss with him. Upon arrival, Daisy finds a household of relatives and friends all living off the hospitality of Humphrey Birtwhistle who has been supporting them through his pseudonymous Western sales. When he took ill a while back Sylvia carried on penning the books, only to find that her versions led to an increase in sales and advances. And now she fears someone in the house is poisoning Birtwhistle to keep him ill and keep Sylvia writing the better paid versions. more

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  • A Dublin Student Doctor (Thorndike Press Large Print Core Series)

    A Dublin Student Doctor (Thorndike Press Large Print Core Series)

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Patrick Taylor
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (2012, Mar 7th).
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    In the 1930s, fresh from a stint in the Royal Navy Reserve and against his father's wishes, Fingal O'Reilly goes to Dublin to study medicine. Facing the arduous demands of Trinity College and Sir Patrick Dun's Hospital, Fingal still manages to box and play rugby - and romance a fetching nurse named Kitty O'Hallorhan. But Dublin is a city of slums, tenements, and brutal poverty. Can Fingal harden himself to the suffering all around him? (Bestseller)  Read more... more

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