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Your house will pay : a novel.

Subjects: Korean Americans -- Fiction; African Americans -- Fiction; Police shootings -- FictionLos Angeles (Calif.) -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "In the wake of the police shooting of a black teenager, Los Angeles is as tense as it's been since the unrest of the ...

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Mouthful of birds : stories.

Subjects: Married people -- Fiction; Dysfunctional families -- Fiction; Interpersonal relations -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "Schweblin's stories have the feel of a sleepless night, where every shadow and bump in the dark take on huge implications; they leave your ...

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An American marriage : a novel.

Subjects: African Americans -- Marriage -- Fiction; Man-woman relationships -- Fiction; African American families -- FictionAtlanta (Ga.) -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "Newlyweds Celestial and Roy, the living embodiment of the New South, are settling into the routine of their life together ...

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Do not become alarmed.

Subjects: Families -- Fiction; Missing children -- Fiction; Family life -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "When Liv and Nora decide to take their families on a holiday cruise, everyone is thrilled. The ship's comforts and possibilities seem infinite. The ...

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Running full tilt : a novel.

Subjects: Autism -- Juvenile fiction; Long-distance running -- Juvenile fiction; Running races -- Juvenile fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Sixteen-year-old Leo Coughlin's life is increasingly stressful because his autistic older brother Caleb's behavior is becoming more bizarre and even ...

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Anything is possible.

Subjects: Mothers and daughters -- Fiction; Brothers and sisters -- Fiction; Families -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "...Here are two sisters: One trades self-respect for a wealthy husband while the other finds in the pages of a book a kindred spirit ...

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As good as gone : a novel.

Subjects: Grandfathers -- Family relationships -- Fiction; Grandparent and child -- Fiction; Dysfunctional families -- FictionMontana -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Calvin Sidey, one of the last old cowboys, enacts his Old West ways when a group of kids become increasingly aggressive, bringing a sudden ...

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Imagine me gone : a novel.

Subjects: Faith -- Fiction; Families -- Fiction; Depression, Mental -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: When Margaret's fiancé, John, is hospitalized for depression, she faces a choice: carry on with their plans, or back away from the suffering it ...

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The year of the runaways.

Subjects: Young men -- England -- Sheffield -- Fiction; East Indians -- Fiction; Families -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: Three young men, and one unforgettable woman, come together in a journey from India to England, where they hope to begin something new -- ...

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Beauty is a wound : a novel.

Subjects: Families -- Fiction; Mothers and daughters -- Fiction; Prostitutes -- FictionIndonesia -- Fiction

  • Abstract: Summary: "Across generations, the beautiful Indo prostitute Dewi Ayu, her daughters, and her grandchildren are beset by incest, murder, bestiality, rape, and the often fiercely ...

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