All Staff Picks

Hearts West
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Hearts West includes twelve stories of courageous mail order brides and their exploits. Some were fortunate enough to marry good men and live happily ever after; still others found themselves in desperate situations that robbed them of their youth and sometimes their lives.
Pioneer Woman Cooks
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This is a fantastic cookbook with step-by-step instructions for mouthwatering recipes. I love how Ree also lets you get a glimpse into her life and family.
Bloody Jack
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Reduced to begging and thievery in the streets of London, a thirteen-year-old orphan disguises herself as a boy and connives her way onto a British warship set for high sea adventure in search of pirates.
The Husband Project
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In The Husband Project women will discover fun and creative ways to bring back that lovin' feeling and remind their husbands-and themselves-why they married in the first place.
The Adventures Of Tom Sawyer
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Easy reader edition! This is a great way to introduce a classic episode out of "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer", when Tom white washes Aunt Polly's fence.
The Sweetness At The Bottom Of The Pie
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Young Flavia deLuce is both delighted and horrified when she stumbles on the dying man in the kitchen garden of Buckshaw, the family mansion. Her fascination with chemistry and poisons may even lead her to the murderer before the police get there!
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
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January 1946: writer Juliet Ashton receives a letter from a stranger, a founding member of the Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society. And so begins a remarkable tale of the island of Guernsey during the German occupation, and of a society as extraordinary as its name.
North & South
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When the privileged Margaret Hale's father uproots the family to take work in the northern mill town of Milton, she is shocked by the dirt and gruffness of the people. How will she respond to charismatic mill-owner John Thornton?
Time And Again
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Si Morley agrees to enter the top-secret government project which will send him back in time to New York City in 1882 for a number of reasons, but what he doesn’t bargain for is his growing feelings for an enigmatic young woman he meets there, and the mystery surrounding her.
Flipped
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Flipped is a romance told in two voices. The first time Juli Baker saw Bryce Loski, she flipped. The first time Bryce saw Juli, he ran. That’s pretty much the pattern for these two neighbors until the eighth grade, when, just as Juli is realizing Bryce isn’t as wonderful as she thought, Bryce is starting to see that Juli is pretty amazing. How these two teens manage to see beyond the surface of things and come together makes for a comic and poignant romance.
The Inheritance
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Though Edith's parentage is a mystery, she has found great happiness with the Hamiltons. When the family's cousin Ida comes to visit, Mrs. Hamilton enlists Edith in a matchmaking plan involving two suitors for Ida.
Deadline
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Ben Wolf has plans, big plans, for what may be his last year – not just in high school, but on earth. There’s the girl of his dreams, Dallas Suzuki, to charm, his brother Cody to coach into college football, and a few people to sort out in the little town of Trout, Idaho!
Catching Katie
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Taking place in 1916 Idaho, Katie Jones has dedicated her life to the campaign for women's suffrage. Until now she has successfully avoided marriage, fearing it would obscure her message. Will her growing love for childhood chum Ben Rafferty compromise her calling?
Five Mile Creek
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Journey back to the booming Australian gold rush of the 1860s, a wild Outback frontier, and the pioneers who try to tame it. Filmed entirely on location in Australia.
The Art Of Racing In The Rain
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Enzo the Dog narrates the story of his master, Denny, whose life revolves around his beautiful but ill wife, Eve, daughter, Zoe, best friend Enzo, and his passion, professional racing. Life, like racing, can throw us a few curves.
Jesus Land
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Julia tells her story with honesty and humor. I was surprised by the lack of judgment in the this memoir. I know that I would angry, confused, and hurt by these experiences and yet Julia shares her story in a way that is honest and accepting. This one will stay with you long after you turn the last page.
Cranford
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Cranford, a market town in England, is a place governed by etiquette, custom and above all, an intricate network of ladies.
Wives And Daughters
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Sweet Molly Gibson was living life pleasantly when her widowed father decides that, for the good of his daughter, he must remarry.

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