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Straub, Emma

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Summary: When Astrid Strick witnesses a school bus accident in the center of town, it jostles loose a repressed memory from her young parenting days, decades years earlier. Suddenly, Astrid realizes she was not quite the parent she thought she'dbeen to her three, now-grown children. But to what consequence? Astrid's youngest son is drifting and unfocused, making parenting mistakes of his own. Her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Chast, Roz

Summary: In her first memoir, Roz Chast brings her signature wit to the topic of aging parents. Spanning the last several years of their lives and told through a mixture of cartoons, family photos, documents, and a narrative as rife with laughs as it is with tears, Chast's memoir is both comfort and comic relief for anyone experiencing the life-altering loss of elderly parents. When it came to her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: GRAPHNOV Chast

Gross, Jane.

Summary: In telling the warmhearted story of caring for her own aged and ailing mother, "New York Times" journalist Gross offers indispensable advice on virtually every aspect of elder care.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 Gross

Hodgman, George

Summary: "A witty, tender memoir of a son's journey home to care for his irascible mother--a tale of secrets, silences, and enduring love. When George Hodgman leaves Manhattan for his hometown of Paris, Missouri, he finds himself--an unlikely caretaker and near-lethal cook--in a head-on collision with his aging mother, Betty, a woman of wit and will. Will George lure her into assisted living? When hell...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.784 Hodg

Summary: This program focuses on the positive aspects of caregiving and on what caregivers can obtain from their experience.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Paraclete Press 2004

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1 available in Movies, Call number: DVD 362 Para

Solomon, Andrew

Contents: Son -- Deaf -- Dwarfs -- Down syndrome -- Autism -- Schizophrenia -- Disability -- Prodigies -- Rape -- Crime -- Transgender -- Father.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.408 Solom

Frankel, Laurie

Summary: "This is how a family keeps a secret...and how that secret ends up keeping them. This is how a family lives happily ever after...until happily ever after becomes complicated. This is how children change...and then change the world. When Rosie and Penn and their four boys welcome the newest member of their family, no one is surprised it's another baby boy. At least their large, loving, chaotic...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Frank

Stage, Zoje

Summary: Afflicted with a chronic debilitating condition, Suzette Jensen knew having children would wreak havoc on her already fragile body. Nevertheless, she brought Hanna into the world, pleased and proud to start a family with her husband Alex. Estranged from her own mother, Suzette is determined to raise her beautiful daughter with the love, care, and support she was denied. But Hanna proves to be a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Stage

Cade, Eleanor

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.874 Cade,

Simsion, Graeme C.

Summary: Don Tillman and Rosie Jarman are back in Australia after a decade in New York, and they're about to face their most important challenge. Their son, Hudson, is struggling at school: he's socially awkward and not fitting in. Don's spent a lifetime trying to fit in, so who better to teach Hudson the skills he needs? The Hudson Project will require the help of friends old and new, force Don to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Text Publishing 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Simsion

Vaughan, Brian K

Summary: "While Gwendolyn and Lying Cat risk everything to find a cure for The Will, Marko makes an uneasy alliance with Prince Robot IV to find their missing children, who are trapped on a strange world with terrifying new enemies"--Page 4 of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: GRAPHNOV Saga5

deWitt, Patrick

Summary: Frances Price-- tart widow, possessive mother, and Upper East Side force of nature-- is in dire straits, beset by scandal and impending bankruptcy. Her adult son Malcolm is no help, mired in a permanent state of arrested development. And then there's the Price's aging cat, Small Frank, who Frances believes houses the spirit of her late husband, an infamously immoral litigator and world-class...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION DeWitt

Krosoczka, Jarrett

Summary: "In kindergarten, Jarrett Krosoczka's teacher asks him to draw his family, with a mommy and a daddy. But Jarrett's family is much more complicated than that. His mom is an addict, in and out of rehab, and in and out of Jarrett's life. His father is a mystery -- Jarrett doesn't know where to find him, or even what his name is. Jarrett lives with his grandparents -- two very loud, very loving,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: GRAPHNOV Kros

Candlish, Louise

Summary: "From an internationally acclaimed author, a disturbing and addictive novel of domestic suspense where secrets kept hidden from spouses cause shocking surprises that hit home... There's nothing unusual about a new family moving in at 91 Trinity Avenue. Except it's her house. And she didn't sell it. When Fiona Lawson comes home to find strangers moving into her house, she's sure there's been a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Candlish

Hannah, Kristin.

Summary: After a string of foster homes and the death of her heroin-addict mother, Lexi Baill is taken in by a newly discovered great-aunt who lives a spartan life near Seattle. Lexi soon meets Mia and her loving twin brother, Zach. The friendship flourishes, and Mia's mother draws Lexi into the family circle. A slowly growing attraction between Zach and Lexi begins, but then Lexi, Mia, and Zach...

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Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Hannah

Magariel, Daniel

Summary: "A riveting and emotionally harrowing debut about two young brothers and their physically and psychologically abusive father--One of the Boys is 160 perfect, stunning pages by a major new talent. The three of them--a twelve-year-old boy, his older brother, their father--have won the war: the father's term for his bitter divorce and custody battle. They leave their Kansas home and drive through...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Magar

Shotwell, Sheila Solomon

Summary: "Dippity-Do, garter belts, Bucket of Blood, watching Bucket of Blood, and ? and the Mysterians are so 1967. This is the year Ruth Ann Bloomfield is in the eighth grade at St. Bonaventure's (better known as St. Boner's Adventure). She's excited to find herself in a popular group of girls, The Tandem Riders, and has caught the eye of the cutest boy in school. Her usual problems of staying away...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Shot

Steel, Danielle

Summary: "When U.S. troops occupy Germany, friends Jakob and Emmanuelle are saved from the terrible fate of so many in the camps. With the help of sponsors, they make their way to New York. In order not to be separated, they allow their friendship to blossom into love and marriage, and start a new life on the Lower East Side, working at grueling, poorly paid jobs. Decades later, through talent, faith,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Steel

Picoult, Jodi

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Picoult

Baldacci, David.

Summary: Jack, terminally ill and preparing to say goodbye to his family, has a miraculous recovery after his wife is killed in a car accident and struggles to reunite his family at her childhood home on the South Carolina oceanfront.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub. 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION Balda

Smith, Cynthia Leitich

Summary: When Louise Wolfe's boyfriend mocks and disrespects Native people in front of her, she breaks things off and dumps him over e-mail. She'd rather spend her senior year with her family and friends and working on the school newspaper. The editors pair her up with Joey Kairouz, an ambitious new photojournalist, and in no time the paper's staff find themselves with a major story to cover: the school...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION Smith

Green, Rico

Summary: "When four offspring of classic Disney villains are offered a chance to leave the island where they have been imprisoned and go to prep school in an idyllic kingdom, they must choose whether or not to follow in their parents' evil footsteps" --

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FICTION Disney

Brennan-Jobs, Lisa

Summary: "A frank, smart and captivating memoir by the daughter of Apple founder Steve Jobs. Born on a farm and named in a field by her parents--artist Chrisann Brennan and Steve Jobs--Lisa Brennan-Jobs's childhood unfolded in a rapidly changing Silicon Valley. When she was young, Lisa's father was a mythical figure who was rarely present in her life. As she grew older, her father took an interest in...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.603 Brenn 2018

Grossberg, Blythe N.

Summary: "Written by an expert with over 15 years of experience in helping children with ADHD maximize their potential, Focused offers essential information to empower parents and povide immediate assistance. Learn to uncover you child's considerable strengths and work around their obstacles with concrete, actionable strategies that improve executive functions, suport emotional development, and promote...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Parenting Collection, Call number: PARENTING 618.92 Grossberg 2018