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Home —Robinson, Marilynne, author.

Glory Boughton has returned to Gilead to care for her dying father. soon her brother, Jack—the prodigal son of the family, gone for twenty years—comes home too, looking for refuge and trying to make peace with a past lit...

Jack —Robinson, Marilynne, author.

"A new Gilead novel that tells the story of John Ames Boughton, the beloved, erratic, and grieved-over prodigal son of a Presbyterian minister from Gilead, Iowa"-- Provided by publisher.

A children's bible : a novel —Millet, Lydia, 1968- author.

"An indelible and haunting new novel that explores the loss of childhood, intergenerational conflict, and humanity's complacency in the face of its own demise. Lydia Millet's multilayered new novel - her first since the ...

Home [a novel] —Robinson, Marilynne.
Book On CD
2008
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With her father ailing, Glory Boughton returns home to Gilead to care for him. Shortly after she returns, her brother Jack shows up after a twenty-year absence. As the family copes with the death of their patriarch, they...

Un vent prodigue : roman —Chaput, Simone, author.

C'est une famille comme les autres. Deux parents vieillissants, deux enfants devenus adultes. Adrienne, la mère, ethnologue, parcourt le monde afin de répertorier les langues sur le point de disparaître. Partie passer...

The star-crossed sisters of Tuscany —Spielman, Lori Nelson, author.

"The enduring bonds of sisterhood flourish in this heartwarming and dazzling Italian adventure, where a love that spans generations reveals the path to one woman's destiny, from the New York Times bestselling author of T...

The secrets of midwives —Hepworth, Sally, author.

"Neva Bradley, a third-generation midwife, is determined to keep the details surrounding her own pregnancy--including the identity of the baby's father--hidden from her family and coworkers for as long as possible. Her m...

The other side of the bridge —Lawson, Mary, 1946-

Two brothers with a strong rivalry are brought to their breaking point when a young woman moves into their small northern farming community.

Africville : a novel —Colvin, Jeffrey, author.

"A ferociously talented writer makes his stunning debut with this richly woven tapestry, set in a small Nova Scotia town settled by former slaves, that depicts several generations of one family bound together and torn ap...

Jack : a novel —Robinson, Marilynne, author.
Large Print
2020
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Marilynne Robinson's mythical world of Gilead, Iowa--the setting of her novels Gilead, Home, and Lila, and now Jack- and its beloved characters have illuminated and interrogated the complexities of American history, the ...

The Inn at Hidden Run —Newport, Olivia, author.

"Meri's family has been producing doctors for so many generations that no one remembers why, so when she flunks out of medical school, she runs as far from her parents as she can get. In the small mountain town of Canyon...

A love woven true —Peterson, Tracie, author.
Large Print
2016
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Jasmine Houston, a widow with a young son, agrees to harbor former slaves at her horse farm outside of Lowell, even though her father, a plantation owner, supports slavery. When a boardinghouse keeper unwittingly becomes...

Home —Robinson, Marilynne.
Large Print
2009
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Returning to Gilead to care for her dying father, Glory Boughton is joined by her long-absent brother, with whom she bonds throughout his struggles with alcoholism, unemployment, and their father's traditionalist values....

Jack —Robinson, Marilynne.
Book On CD
2020
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John Ames Boughton is the beloved, erratic, and grieved-over prodigal son of a Presbyterian minister in Gilead, Iowa. In segregated St. Louis sometime after World War II, Jack falls in love with Della Miles, an African A...

Levi's will : a novel —Cramer, W. Dale.

"A family saga of pain and reconciliation set behind the closed doors of an Amish community. Spanning three generations, the story follows the life of Will McGruder, who having fled as a young man, seeks to heal the past...

All in the family. Seasons 3-4

Few television shows have left as substantial and enduring a footprint on American popular culture as Norman Lear's masterpiece All In The Family. This groundbreaking comedy series looked at the state of the world throug...

All in the family. Seasons 7-8

Few television shows have left as substantial and enduring a footprint on American popular culture as Norman Lear's masterpiece All In The Family. This groundbreaking comedy series looked at the state of the world throug...

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