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The edge of town —Glenn, Dorothy.
Large Print
2001
Availability: 3 of 3

Julie Jones has been taking care of her 5 siblings and helping her father on the farm since her mother's death. Then, in short order, the arrival of a new woman in town threatens to tear her family apart, a war veteran o...

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.

Wuthering Heights —Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848.
Book On CD
2010
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Set amongst the wind-blasted moors known to Emily Brontë from her life at Haworth in Yorkshire, where her father was a clergyman. The dramatic and somber story is dominated by Heathcliff, a passionate and embittered sou...

The Lake Wobegon virus : a novel —Keillor, Garrison, author.

A mysterious virus has infiltrated the good people of Lake Wobegon, transmitted via unpasteurized cheese made by a Norwegian bachelor farmer, the effect of which is episodic loss of social inhibition. Mayor Alice, Father...

Wuthering heights —Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848.
Book On MP3
2010
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Wuthering Heights is the name of an old house, high up on the Yorkshire moors, occupied by the Earnshaw family. Events are set in motion by the arrival of Heathcliff, a child waif who has been living the life of a wild a...

Promised to me —Hatcher, Robin Lee.

After eleven years, a proposal from America reunites Karola with Jakob, the man she once loved. But waiting with him at the station are his three small children. She agrees to look after Jakob's children until the harves...

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

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

Highland mercies : a novel —Parker, Gary E.

"In this suspenseful sequel to 'Highland Hopes', Abigail Porter Waterbury faces the challenges of motherhood in the midst of the Depression while reeling from the economic adversity that has brought her husband's law pra...

Beneath the burning ground a frontier story —Williams, Jeanne, 1930-
Large Print
2013
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In the Kansas Territory near the border with Missouri, border skirmishes have been replaced by the opening of hostilities in the War Between the States. Jonathan Ware and his wife are deeply troubled that their sons have...

Puppy love —Barry, Jill, author.
Large Print
2017
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After each returning from their gap years, Hannah and Ryan meet in the rural village where their parents live. Hannah is house-sitting for her family, and Ryan's mother and father have recently taken over The Seven Stars...

A can of peas —DePree, Traci.
Large Print
2003
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After the death of his grandfather, Peter Morgan and his new bride, Mae, face a life-changing decision: should they embrace the career-chasing ambitions of their family and friends in St. Paul, or accept the absurd chall...

Wuthering heights —Brontë, Emily, 1818-1848, author.

Virginia Woolf said of Emily Brontë that her writing could : "make the wind blow and the thunder roar," and so it does in Wuthering Heights. Catherine Earnshaw, Heathcliff, and the windswept moors that are the setting o...

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