692 Results
692 Results
The rough patch —Lies, Brian, author, illustrator.
Book + Audio
2019
1 available of 5 items

A breathtakingly beautiful and luminescent book that is pitchperfect for anyone of any age who has experienced any type of loss or disappointment, from New York Times-bestselling picture book creator Brian Lies.

A monster calls : a novel —Ness, Patrick, 1971- author.
Book
2013
19 available of 26 items

Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill -- an ancient, wild creature that wants him to fa...

The road to grace the third journal of the walk series —Evans, Richard Paul.
Large Print
2012
5 available of 6 items

Now nearly halfway through his trek, Alan Christoffersen walks from South Dakota to Memphis, Tennessee. He covers more than 800 miles on foot, but it's the people he meets along the way who give the journey its true mean...

A monster calls
DVD
2017
27 available of 29 items

Twelve-year-old Conor, dealing with his mother's illness, a less-than-sympathetic grandmother, and bullying classmates, finds a most unlikely ally when a monster appears at his bedroom window. Ancient, wild, and relentle...

Miles to go —Evans, Richard Paul.
Large Print
2011
3 available of 5 items

A successful executive finds he has lost his wife, his home, and his business quite suddenly. He starts walking cross-country to Key West, but he is stabbed and confined to a hospital for a long, difficult recovery. A my...

The walk —Evans, Richard Paul.
Large Print
2010
3 available of 5 items

What would you do if you lost everything--your job, your home, and the love of your life--all at the same time? When it happens to Seattle ad executive Alan Christoffersen, he's tempted by his darkest thoughts but then d...

Things you can't say —Bishop, Jenn, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 3 items

Three years after his father's death by suicide, twelve-year-old Drew embarks on a journey toward understanding, forgiveness, and hope.

Being known : a novel —Gunn, Robin Jones, 1955- author.
Book
2020
4 available of 11 items

"From the bestselling author of Becoming Us comes a novel unpacking loss, doubts, friendship, and the hard questions we ask of God and those we love. After her mom passed away, Jennalyn was in the midst of moving, having...

Happiness —Forna, Aminatta, author.
Book
2018
10 available of 11 items

A fox makes its way across London's Waterloo Bridge. The distraction causes two pedestrians to collide - Jean, an American studying the habits of urban foxes, and Attila, a Ghanaian psychiatrist there to deliver a keynot...

Ida, always —Levis, Caron, author.
Book
2016
19 available of 22 items

A polar bear grieves over the loss of his companion, based on the real-life Gus and Ida of New York's Central Park Zoo.

The company we keep : a novel —Itani, Frances, 1942- author.
Book
2020
0 available of 26 items

"In this warm, bittersweet story, set in the same town as Remembering the Bones, five strangers find solace and new friendships as they grapple with grief in its many guises. Hazzley is having a hard time after the death...

The Goldfinch
DVD
2019
16 available of 38 items

Theodore 'Theo' Decker was thirteen years old when his mother was killed in a bombing at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. The tragedy changes the course of his life, sending him on a stirring odyssey of grief and guilt, r...

The goldfinch —Tartt, Donna, author.
Book
2016
61 available of 73 items

Dear Edward : a novel —Napolitano, Ann, author.
Book
2020
9 available of 22 items

A twelve-year-old boy struggles with the worst kind of fame--as the sole survivor of a notorious plane crash.

Don't look for me —Walker, Wendy, 1967- author.
Book
2020
0 available of 19 items

"One night, Molly Clarke walked away from her life. She doesn't want to be found. Or at least, that's the story. The car abandoned miles from home. The note found at a nearby hotel. The shattered family that couldn't be ...

A thousand splendid suns —Hosseini, Khaled.
Book
2007
99 available of 103 items

Chronicles the lives of two Afghan women who struggle to survive, raise a family, and find happiness in war-torn Afghanistan.

One summer —Baldacci, David.
Book
2011
98 available of 108 items

Jack, terminally ill and preparing to say goodbye to his family, has a miraculous recovery after his wife is killed in a car accident and struggles to reunite his family at her childhood home on the South Carolina oceanf...

Watch me disappear : a novel —Brown, Janelle, author.
Book
2020
12 available of 46 items

"Billie is a beautiful Berkeley mom with a radical past--a teenage runaway from Northern California who took up with a group of environmental activists wanted by the FBI, lived dangerously, but when she meets Jonathan, a...

Case histories : a novel —Atkinson, Kate.
Book
2005
10 available of 15 items

Case one: A little girl goes missing in the night. Case two: A beautiful young office worker falls victim to a maniac's apparently random attack. Case three: A new mother finds herself trapped in a hell of her own making...

Tell the wolves I'm home : a novel —Brunt, Carol Rifka.
Book
2012
3 available of 10 items

It is 1987, and only one person has ever truly understood fourteen-year-old June Elbus -- her uncle, the renowned painter Finn Weiss. Shy at school and distant from her older sister, June can only be herself in Finn's co...

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