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  • Heaven is For Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

    Heaven is For Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Todd Burpo
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Large Print Press; Lrg edition (2011, Feb 16th).
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    Heaven Is for Real is the true story of Colton Burpo the four-year old son of a small town Nebraska pastor who during emergency surgery slips from consciousness and enters heaven. He survives and begins talking about being able to look down and see the doctor operating and his dad praying in the waiting room. Colton said he met his miscarried sister whom no one had told him about and his great grandfather who died 30 years before Colton was born then shared impossible-to-know details about each. Told by his father but often in Colton's own words the disarmingly simple message is: heaven is a real place Jesus really loves children and be ready there is a coming last battle. more

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  • Bel-Air Dead

    Bel-Air Dead

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Stuart Woods
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Large Print Press; Lrg edition (2011, Dec 1st).
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    A New York Times Bestseller, An Edgar Award-winning author -- In the newest addition to the New York Times bestselling series, Stone Barrington comes face-to-face with a beautiful woman from his past ...Stone Barrington receives a rather unexpected phone call from Arrington Calder, the ex-girlfriend with whom he has a son. Arrington's much older husband, the actor Vance Calder, has just died, leaving her a fortune in Centurion Studios stock. Arrington has plans for the money and asks Stone to represent her in the sale of the company. But when he arrives at her home in Bel-Air to finalize the deal, things take a nasty turn. It seems many of Hollywood's rich and beautiful have Arrington and Centurion in their sights, and Stone finds himself dragged into a surprisingly deadly web of intrigue. more

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  • 1225 Christmas Tree Lane

    1225 Christmas Tree Lane

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Debbie Macomber
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Wheeler Publishing; Lrg edition (2011, Oct 7th).
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    A #1 New York Times Bestselling Author -- The people of Cedar Cove know how to celebrate Christmas, and Beth Morehouse expects this to be one of her best. Her small Christmas tree farm is prospering, her daughters and her dogs are happy and well, and her new relationship with local vet Ted Reynolds is showing plenty of romantic promise. But then, complications set in. First, someone leaves a basket of puppies on her doorstep. Then, her daughters invite their dad, Beth's ex, to Cedar Cove for Christmas. more

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  • 44 Charles Street: A Novel

    44 Charles Street: A Novel

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Danielle Steel
    Format:   Large Print]
    Publisher:   Random House Large Print; Lrg edition (2011, Apr 5th).
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    A magical transformation takes place in Danielle Steel’s luminous new novel: Strangers become roommates, roommates become friends, and friends become a family in a turn-of-the-century house in Manhattan’s West Village.   The plumbing leaked; the furniture was rescued from garage sales. And every inch was being restored to its original splendor—even as a relationship fell apart. Owner of a struggling art gallery and newly separated from her boyfriend, Francesca Thayer does the math and then the unimaginable. She puts out an advertisement for boarders, and soon her Greenwich Village house becomes a whole new world. First comes Eileen, a pretty L.A. transplant, now a New York City schoolteacher. Then there’s Chris, a young father struggling for custody of his seven-year-old son. more

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  • Susanna's Dream

    Susanna's Dream

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Marta Perry
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Christian Romance Series (2014, Mar 1st).
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    As young girls, three Amish sisters were separated and told nothing about each other.  When the long-held secret of their parentage came to light many years later, two of the grown women reconnected.  Now they reach out to the third… Susanna Bitler’s life is in complete turmoil. Still reeling from the death of her mother, she is further disheartened when her business partner hints that she is going to quit the gift shop they run together in a town near Pleasant Valley. But the biggest revelation is yet to come. Grateful for their own hard-won relationship, Lydia Beachy and Chloe Wentworth are eager to reveal themselves to Susanna as her long-lost sisters.  But their news utterly distresses Susanna, who is heartbroken to learn that the woman she’s been mourning was not actually her mother. more

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  • Frog Music: A Novel

    Frog Music: A Novel

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Emma Donoghue
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Little, Brown and Company; Lrg edition (2014, Apr 1st).
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    From the author of the worldwide bestseller Room: "Her greatest achievement yet...Emma Donoghue shows more than range with FROG MUSIC--she shows genius." -- Darin Strauss, author of Half a Life Summer of 1876: San Francisco is in the fierce grip of a record-breaking heat wave and a smallpox epidemic. Through the window of a railroad saloon, a young woman named Jenny Bonnet is shot dead. The survivor, her friend Blanche Beunon, is a French burlesque dancer. Over the next three days, she will risk everything to bring Jenny's murderer to justice--if he doesn't track her down first. The story Blanche struggles to piece together is one of free-love bohemians, desperate paupers, and arrogant millionaires; of jealous men, icy women, and damaged children. more

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  • Destroyer Angel

    Destroyer Angel

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Nevada Barr
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Wheeler Publishing; Lrg edition (2014, Apr 4th).
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    Anna Pigeon, a ranger for the U.S. Park Services, sets off on vacation—an autumn canoe trip in the to the Iron Range in upstate Minnesota. With Anna is her friend Heath, a paraplegic; Heath’s fifteen-year-old daughter, Elizabeth; Leah, a wealthy designer of outdoor equipment; and her daughter, Katie, who is thirteen. For Heath and Leah, this is a shakedown cruise to test a new cutting edge line of camping equipment. The equipment, designed by Leah, will make camping and canoeing more accessible to disabled outdoorsmen. On their second night out, Anna goes off on her own for a solo evening float on the Fox River.  When she comes back, she finds that four thugs, armed with rifles, pistols, and knives, have taken the two women and their teenaged daughters captive. more

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  • The Collector

    The Collector

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Nora Roberts
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Putnam Adult; Lrg edition (2014, Apr 15th).
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    From #1 New York Times-bestselling author Nora Roberts comes a novel of a woman who needs nothing, a man who sees everything, and the web of deceit, greed, and danger that brings them together—and could tear them apart . . . When professional house-sitter Lila Emerson witnesses a murder/suicide from her current apartment-sitting job, life as she knows it takes a dramatic turn. Suddenly, the woman with no permanent ties finds herself almost wishing for one. . . .             Artist Ashton Archer knows his brother isn’t capable of violence—against himself or others. He recruits Lila, the only eyewitness, to help him uncover what happened. Ash longs to paint her as intensely as he hungers to touch her. more

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  • The Bootlegger

    The Bootlegger

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Clive Cussler
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Wheeler Publishing (2014, Mar 5th).
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    A New York Times Bestselling Author It's 1920, and Prohibition and bootlegging are in full swing. When Isaac Bell's boss and lifelong friend Joseph Van Dorn is shot and nearly killed leading the high-speed chase of a rum-running vessel, Bell swears to hunt down the lawbreakers. But he doesn't know what he's getting into. When a witness to Van Dorn's shooting is executed in a ruthlessly efficient manner invented by the Russian secret police, it becomes clear that these are no ordinary criminals. more

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  • The Daughters of Mars

    The Daughters of Mars

    Author/Actors/Director/etc.:   Thomas Keneally
    Format:   
    Publisher:   Thorndike Press; Lrg edition (2014, Feb 12th).
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    A New York Times Bestseller In 1915, Naomi and Sally Durance, two spirited Australian sisters, join the war effort as nurses, escaping the confines of their father's farm and carrying a guilty secret with them. Though they are used to tending the sick, nothing could have prepared them for what they confront, first on a hospital ship near Gallipoli, then on the Western Front. Yet amid the carnage, the sisters become the friends they never were and find themselves courageous in the face of danger. more

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