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By invitation only : a novel —Frank, Dorothea Benton, author.

In the Lowcountry of South Carolina, Diane English Stiftel, her brother Floyd, and her parents are throwing a barbecue to celebrate her son's engagement. On this gorgeous, magical night, the bride's father, Alejandro Cam...

Betty —McDaniel, Tiffany, author.

"A stunning, lyrical coming-of-age novel set in the rolling foothills of the Appalachians in which a young girl, with only the compass of her father's imagination, must navigate racism, sexism, and the dark secrets that ...

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.

First published in 1939, Steinbeck's Pulitzer Prize winning epic of the Great Depression chronicles the Dust Bowl migration of the 1930s and tells the story of one Oklahoma farm family, the Joads, driven from their homes...

Bleeding Kansas —Paretsky, Sara.

The story of three warring families, linked by their midwestern pioneer pasts, and the dark secrets that keep the members forever at one another's throats.

Wuthering Heights —Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848.
Large Print
2009
Availability: 8 of 8

As darkness falls, a man caught in a snowstorm is forced to shelter at the strange, grim house Wuthering Heights. There he will come to learn about Cathy: how she was forced to choose between her well-meaning husband and...

Captain Fantastic

Deep in the forests of the Pacific Northwest, isolated from society, a devoted father dedicates his life to transforming his six young children into extraordinary adults. But when a tragedy strikes the family, they are f...

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Book On CD
1998
Availability: 3 of 3

The influential story of the Joad family amidst the Great Depression, illuminating their journey from disparaging Oklahoma to the deceptively promising fields of California.

Some luck —Smiley, Jane.

"An epic novel that spans thirty years in the lives of a farm family in Iowa, telling a parallel story of the changes taking place in America from 1920 through the early 1950s"--Provided by publisher.

The grapes of wrath —Steinbeck, John, 1902-1968.
Large Print
2008
Availability: 1 of 2

Novel about the plight of American farmers who were forced off their farms by drought and foreclosure during the 1930's.

Juliet in August —Warren, Dianne, 1950-

"Juliet, Saskatchewan is a blink-and-you-miss-it kind of town--the welcome sign promises a population of one thousand and eleven--so it's easy to believe that nothing of consequence takes place there. But the heart of Ju...

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