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The little old lady who broke all the rules : a novel —Ingelman-Sundberg, C., author.

Martha Andersson may be 79 years old and live in a retirement home, but that doesn't mean she's ready to stop enjoying life. So when the new management of Diamond House starts cutting corners to save money, Martha and he...

Cloud chaser —Drillon, Anne-Fleur, author.
Book + Audio
2019
Availability: 3 of 5

Dreamy Emery loves doodling wild inventions ... but when a new friend moves in next door with piles of tools and ideas, can they build a real flying machine together? This charming celebration of intergenerational friend...

Those darn squirrels! —Rubin, Adam, 1983- author.

When grumpy Old Man Fookwire builds feeders to try to keep birds--the only creatures he likes--from leaving for the winter, he finds himself in a battle with clever, crafty squirrels who want a share of the abundant food...

What a beautiful morning —Levine, Arthur A., 1962- author.

Every morning is beautiful when Noah visits his Grandparents. When Grandpa and Noah wake up, they take off singing and hardly stop: walking the dog, splashing through puddles, and eating French toast with cinnamon. But o...

Nana Upstairs & Nana Downstairs —DePaola, Tomie, 1934- author.

Four-year-old Tommy enjoys his relationship with both his grandmother and great-grandmother, but eventually learns to face their inevitable death.

The remember balloons —Oliveros, Jessie, author.

James has a bunch of balloons, each of which holds a special memory, but as his grandfather ages and loses his own balloons, James discovers that he is gaining new ones.

Petey —Mikaelsen, Ben, 1952-

In 1922 Petey, who has cerebral palsy, is misdiagnosed as an idiot and institutionalized; sixty years later, still in the institution, he befriends a boy and shares with him the joy of life.

Best foot forward —Bauer, Joan, 1951-

Between school and Al-Anon meetings, Jenna helps Mrs. Gladstone cope with escalating problems that result from the merger of Gladstone Shoes with Shoe Warehouse Corporation, while managing a new employee with a shoplifti...

The little old lady who broke all the rules a novel —Ingelman-Sundberg, C., author.
Book On CD
2017
Availability: 0 of 1

Martha Andersson may be 79 years old and live in a retirement home, but that doesn't mean she's ready to stop enjoying life. So when the new management of Diamond House starts cutting corners to save money, Martha and he...

A hat for Mrs. Goldman : a story about knitting and love —Edwards, Michelle, author.

Sophia knits a special hat for her elderly neighbor and knitting teacher, Mrs. Goldman.

Mr. Putter & Tabby ring the bell —Rylant, Cynthia, author.

While enjoying autumn weather and activities, Mr. Putter, realizing how much he misses going to school, takes his cat Tabby, their adventurous neighbor, Mrs. Teaberry, and her cake-loving dog Zeke to "Show and Tell."

The great glorious goddamn of it all : a novel —Ritter, Josh, author.

From singer-songwriter Josh Ritter, a lyrical, sweeping novel about a young boy's coming-of-age during the last days of the lumberjacks. In the tiny timber town of Cordelia, Idaho, ninety-nine year old Weldon Applegate r...

The dark flood rises —Drabble, Margaret, 1939- author.
Large Print
2017
Availability: 2 of 3

Francesca Stubbs has an extremely full life. A highly regarded expert on housing for the elderly who is herself getting on in age, she drives "restlessly round England," which is "her last love . . . She wants to see it ...

Unquiet —Ullmann, Linn, 1966- author.
Large Print
2019
Availability: 3 of 3

"He is a renowned Swedish filmmaker and has a plan for everything. She is his daughter, the youngest of nine children. Every summer, since she was a little girl, she visits him at his beloved stony house surrounded by wo...

The one hundred years of Lenni and Margot a novel —Cronin, Marianne.
Large Type
2021
Availability: 6 of 8

Determined to leave a mark on the world even though they are in the hospital and their days are dwindling, unlikely friends, seventeen-year-old Lenni and eighty-three-year-old Margot, devise a plan to create one hundred ...

The leisure seeker

A runaway couple go on an unforgettable journey in the faithful old RV they call The Leisure Seeker.

Fishbone's song —Paulsen, Gary, author.

"Deep in the woods, in a rustic cabin, lives an old man and the boy he's raised as his own. This sage old man has taught the boy the power of nature and how to live in it, and more importantly, to respect it. In Fishbone...

Kit's wilderness —Almond, David, 1951-

Thirteen-year-old Kit goes to live with his grandfather in the decaying coal mining town of Stoneygate, England, and finds both the old man and the town haunted by ghosts of the past.

Elizabeth is missing —Healey, Emma, 1985-

"Elizabeth is missing": Maud writes a note to tell herself not to give up on her friend, whose house sits mysteriously empty down the street from her own. She can't understand why her daughter or her carer won't help. He...

Stranger in the mirror —Say, Allen.

When a young Asian-American boy who spends all of his time skateboarding wakes up one morning with the face of an old man, he has trouble convincing people that he is still himself.

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