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Chronicles from the Land of the Happiest People on Earth: A Novel

Wole Soyinka - ?Random House Large Print; Large type / Large print edition
Format: Paperback

In an imaginary Nigeria, a cunning entrepreneur is selling body parts stolen from Dr. Menka's hospital for use in ritualistic practices. Dr. Menka shares the grisly news with his oldest college friend, bon viveur, star engineer, and Yoruba royal, Duyole Pitan-Payne. The life of every...
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Invisible Child: Poverty, Survival & Hope in an American City

Andrea Elliott - ?Random House Large Print; Large type / Large print edition
Format: Paperback

Invisible Child follows eight dramatic years in the life of a girl whose imagination is as soaring as the skyscrapers near her Brooklyn shelter. Dasani was named after the bottled water that signaled Brooklyn's gentrification and the shared aspirations of a divided city. In this sweeping...
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State of Terror

Hillary Rodham Clinton - ?Thorndike Press Large Print; Large type / Large print edition
Format: Large Print

After a tumultuous period in American politics, a new administration has just been sworn in, and to everyone's surprise the president chooses a political enemy for the vital position of secretary of state. There is no love lost between the president of the United States and Ellen Adams,...
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A Christmas Courtship

Shelley Shepard Gray - ?Thorndike Press Large Print; Large type / Large print edition
Format: Large Print

"A solitary sort, forty-two-year-old Atle Petersheim spends his time hard at work in his wood shop. But as the days get long, he realizes just how lonely he's become. When his longtime crush, Sadie Mast, a widow and mother of three, asks him to help her build a room in their barn...
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A Course Called America: Fifty States, Five Thousand Fairways, and the Search for the Great American Golf Course

Tom Coyne - ?Thorndike Press Large Print; Large type / Large print edition
Format: Large Print

In the span of one unforgettable year, Coyne crisscrosses the country in search of its greatest golf experience, playing every course to ever host a US Open, along with more than two hundred hidden gems and heavyweights, visiting all fifty states to find a better understanding of his home...
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A Woman of Intelligence

Karin Tanabe - ?Thorndike Press Large Print; Large type / Large print edition
Pages: Binding ? : ? 634
Format: Library Binding?

"A Fifth Avenue address, parties at the Plaza, two healthy sons, and the ideal husband: what looks like a perfect life for Katharina Edgeworth is anything but. It's 1954, and the post-war American dream has become a nightmare. A born and bred New Yorker, Katharina is the daughter...
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Smile

Sarah Ruhl
Format: Large Print


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