Adult Fiction

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    The mother's promise

    Hepworth, Sally, author.

    "All their lives, Alice Stanhope and her daughter Zoe have been a family of two, living quietly in northern California. Zoe has always struggled with crippling social anxiety and her mother has been her constant and fierce protector. With no family to spe....

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    Lovers in the fog

    Sarkissian, Hamlet, author.

    Set in the late 80s, LOVERS IN THE FOG opens with ex-human rights attorney Luke Forsyth embarking on a solo drive up the east coast of the United States to rendezvous with the love of his life, a mystery woman who went missing a decade before. As his obse....

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    Gwendy's magic feather

    Chizmar, Richard T., author.

    "Something evil has swept into the small western Maine town of Castle Rock on the heels of the latest winter storm. Sheriff Norris Ridgewick and his team are desperately searching for two missing girls, but time is running out to bring them home alive.In ....

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    Aiming for love

    Connealy, Mary, author.

    Josephine Nordegren is one of three sisters who grew up nearly wild in southwestern Colorado. She has the archery skills of Robin Hood and the curiosity of the Little Mermaid, fascinated by but locked away from the forbidden outside world--a world she's b....

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    Williams, Scott B., author.

    Finding Megan alive and in a place of relative safety is a major turning point in Eric Branson's quest. But even though he's reached his main objective, Eric's mission is far from over. Eric made a hard choice when he left Shauna and Jonathan behind to ca....

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    Christmas at Rosie Hopkins' sweetshop : a novel

    Colgan, Jenny, author.

    In her comfy cottage nestled in the Derbyshire hills, Rosie Hopkins has good reason to feel a warm blush in her cheeks. With Christmas weeks away, the holiday is being ushered in with England's first glorious snowfall of the season. Her boyfriend Stephen ....

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    Black swan. Book one, Dysphoria / Mark Goodwin.

    Goodwin, Mark, 1970- author.

    "Country music icon Shane Black is this year's headliner for the New Year's Eve bash in Times Square, but when violent riots break out, he'll need more than a six string to escape New York City. After decades of abuse as the world's reserve currency, the ....

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    Get a life, Chloe Brown : a novel

    Hibbert, Talia, author.

    Chloe Brown is a chronically ill computer geek with a goal, a plan, and a list. After almost-but not quite-dying, she's come up with seven directives to help her �Get a Life�, and she's already completed the first: finally moving out of her glamorous fami....

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    Misleading Miss Verity

    Miller, Carolyn, 1974- author.

    "Verity Hatherleigh has a mind of her own--but her impulsive actions do not impress her viscount papa. When she gets into one scrape too many, he sends her off to the wilds of Scotland to rethink her headstrong ways. Anthony Jardine relished his role as c....

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    Amish front porch stories : 18 short tales of simple faith and wisdom

    Brunstetter, Wanda E., author.

    Amish communities are known for having an atmosphere of peace and quiet, perfect for front-porch sitting with a good book. These fictional short stories include journeys we can all relate to as we seek how to live with love, joy, peace, patience, and othe....

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    Hardt, Helen, author.

    Bryce Simpson did the only thing he could. He spurned Marjorie Steel. Even though he'll be living on her ranch, he is determined to stay away from her. She's worthy of more than he can even think about giving, especially now that long-buried memories are ....

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    Orphan train escape

    Wesson, Rachel, author.

    Bridget Collins is in dire straits -- she needs to get out of New York, fast. With two young siblings under her wing, her options are limited. Her priest sends her as an outplacement agent on the orphan trains that run from New York to out west. With almo....

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    Sefira and other betrayals

    Langan, John (John Paul), author.

    A collection of horror short stories and the short novel Sefira; the short novel and the short story At home in the house of the Devil are original to this collection, the other six short stories have been previously published.....

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