Category:

 Contemporary

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A love song to the idea of families in all their mysteries and complexities, their different configurations and the hope that creates them.
Marina and her husband, Jacob, were each born on a kibbutz in Israel. They meet years later at a university in California, when Ja... read more

The Children's House
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Category:

 Contemporary

Reading Level:1 Fiction

The New York Times bestselling author of Flight Behavior, The Lacuna, and The Poisonwood Bible and recipient of numerous literary awards--including the National Humanities Medal, the Dayton Literary Peace Prize, and the Orange Prize--returns with a timely novel that interweaves pa... read more

Unsheltered
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Category:

 Contemporary

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A moving and thought-provoking novel from literary rising star Julie Cohen, about one life, lived twice. How different can it be?
'Elegant, thoughtful and powerful' Daisy Buchanan
'Hugely original and heartbreakingly real' Rosie Walsh
*****
ONE LIFE. LIVED TWI... read more

Louis & Louise
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Category:

 Contemporary

In one terrible moment Jaxie Clackton's life is stripped to little more than what he can carry and how he can keep himself alive. There's just one person left in the world who understands him and... read more

The Shepherd's Hut
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Available Stock: 14

Category:

 Contemporary

Reading Level:1 Fiction

Five toasts. Five people. One lifetime.
'I'm here to remember - all that I have been and all that I will never be again.'
At the bar of a grand hotel in a small Irish town sits 84-year-old Maurice Hannigan. He's alone, as usual - though tonight is anything but. Pull u... read more

When All Is Said
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Category:

 Contemporary

Awards:2018 Irish Book Awards Novel of the Year Winner of the 2018 Costa Novel Award   LONGLISTED FOR THE 2018 MAN BOOKER PRIZE Longlisted for the 2019 Women's Prize for Fiction  

 A wondrous and wise coming-of-age love story from the celebrated author of Conversations with Friends 
At school Connell and Marianne pretend not to know each other. He's popular and well-adjusted, star of the school football team, while she is lonely, proud and ... read more

Normal People
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Category:

 Contemporary

'Faulks is beyond doubt a master' Financial Times
Here is Paris as you have never seen it before - a city in which every building seems to hold the echo of an unacknowledged past, the shadows of Vichy and Algeria.
American postdoctoral researcher Hannah and runaway Mor... read more

Paris Echo
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Available Stock: 11

Category:

 Contemporary

Reading Level:1 Fiction

A stunning literary novel from the author of the Stella Prize shortlisted Hope Farm.
There was a house on a hill in the city and it was full of us, our family, but then it began to empty. We fell out. We made a mess. We draped ourselves in blame and disappointment and lurched around... read more

Islands
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Available Stock: 10

Category:

 Contemporary

Reading Level:very good

The sequel to Jonas Jonasson's international bestseller The Hundred-Year-Old Man Who Climbed Out of the Window and Disappeared It all begins with a hot air balloon trip and three bottles of champagne. Allan and Julius are ready for som... read more

The Accidental Further Adventures of the Hundred-Year-Old Man
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Category:

 Contemporary

One house. Nine strangers. Ten days that will change everything . . . FROM THE WORLDWIDE #1 BESTSELLING AUTHOR BEHIND EMMY- AND GOLDEN GLOBE-WINNING HBO SERIES BIG LITTLE LIES AND SMASH-HIT NOVEL THE HUSBAND'S SECRET
The retreat at health-and-wellness resort Tranq... read more

Nine Perfect Strangers
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Category:

 Australian author

'Holly Ringland is a gifted, natural story-teller and her novel is truly a light-giving, tender thing. A vivid, compelling, utterly moving debut.' Brooke Davis, bestselling author of Lost & Found An enchanting and captivating novel, about how our untold sto... read more

The Lost Flowers of Alice Hart
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Available Stock: 7

Category:

 Contemporary

Awards:Shortlisted for Westfield/Waverley Library Literary Award 2002.

When the plague visits an isolated village in the English countryside, a housemaid named Anna Frith emerges as an unlikely heroine and healer. Through Anna's eyes we follow the story of the fateful year of 1666, as she and her fellow villagers endure a self-imposed quarantine t... read more

Year of Wonders
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Available Stock: 7