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Lila

Marilynne Robinson · Thorndike Press; Lrg edition
Format: Hardcover

Lila, homeless and alone after years of roaming the countryside, steps inside a small-town Iowa church-the only available shelter from the rain-and ignites a romance and a debate that will reshape her life. She becomes the wife of a minister and widower, John Ames, and begins a new existence...
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Clock Dance: A novel

Anne Tyler · Random House Large Print
Pages: 432
Format: Large Print

A delightful novel of one woman's transformative journey, from the best-selling and Pulitzer Prize-winning writer.Willa Drake can count on one hand the defining moments of her life. In 1967, she is a schoolgirl coping with her mother's sudden disappearance. In 1977, she is a college coed...
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Heartland: A Memoir of Working Hard and Being Broke in the Richest Country on Earth

Sarah Smarsh · Thorndike Press Large Print
Pages: 415
Format: Large Print

An eye-opening memoir of working-class poverty in the American Midwest.During Sarah Smarsh's turbulent childhood in Kansas in the 1980s and 1990s, the forces of cyclical poverty and the country's changing economic policies solidified her family's place among the working poor. By telling...
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The Witch of Blackbird Pond

Elizabeth George Speare · Cornerstone Books; Large type edition edition
Format: Hardcover

In 1687 in Connecticut, Kit Tyler, feeling out of place in the Puritan household of her aunt, befriends an old woman considered a witch by the community and suddenly finds herself standing trial for witchcraft.
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Today Will Be Different

Maria Semple · Little Brown and Company
Pages: 400
Format: Large print book

A brilliant novel from the author of Where'd You Go, Bernadette, about a day in the life of Eleanor Flood, forced to abandon her small ambitions and awake to a strange, new future.Eleanor knows she's a mess. But today, she will tackle the little things. She will shower and get dressed....
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Earthly Remains (Guido Brunetti Series #26)

Donna Leon · Thorndike Press Large Print
Format: Large print book

Donna Leon s bestselling mystery novels set in Venice have won a multitude of fans for their insider s portrayal of La Serenissima. From family meals to coffee bars, and from vaporetti rides to the homes and apartments of Venetians, the details and rhythms of everyday life are an integral...
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Faithful

Alice Hoffman · Center Point Large Print
Format: Large print book

"The story of a survivor, filled with emotion--from dark suffering to true happiness--a moving portrait of a young woman finding her way through grief, guilt, and recovery in the modern world in New York City "--
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Insurgent

Veronica Roth · Macmillan Reference Usa
Pages: 555
Format: Large Print Hardcover

One choice can transform you--or it can destroy you. But every choice has consequences, and as unrest surges in the factions all around her, Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves--and herself--while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty,...
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The Drop

Michael Connelly · Little, Brown and Company; Lrg edition
Format: Hardcover

Harry Bosch has been given three years before he must retire from the LAPD and he wants cases more fiercely than ever In one morning he gets twoDNA from a rape and murder matches a -year-old convicted rapist Was he an eight-year-old killer or has something gone terribly wrong in the new Regional...
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The Next Person You Meet in Heaven: The Sequel to The Five People You Meet in Heaven

Mitch Albom · HarperLuxe
Pages: 320
Format: Large Print

In this enchanting sequel to the number one bestseller The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Mitch Albom tells the story of Eddie's heavenly reunion with Annie - the little girl he saved on earth - in an unforgettable novel of how our lives and losses intersect.Fifteen years ago, in Mitch...
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An American Marriage

Afdeling bestuursrechtspraak van de Raad van State. · Thorndike Press Large Print
Format: Library Binding

Newlyweds Celestial and Roy are the embodiment of both the American Dream and the New South. He is a young executive, and she is an artist on the brink of an exciting career. But as they settle into the routine of their life together, they are ripped apart by circumstances neither could...
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Munich: A novel

Robert Harris · Random House Large Print
Pages: 485
Format: Paperback

From the internationally best-selling author of Fatherland and the Cicero Trilogy--a new spy thriller about treason and conscience, loyalty and betrayal, set against the backdrop of the fateful Munich Conference of September 1938.Hugh Legat is a rising star of the British diplomatic service,...
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A Wedding in Provence

Ellen Sussman · Thorndike Press; Lrg edition
Format: Hardcover

When Olivia and Brody drive up to their friend?s idyllic inn in Cassis, they know they?ve chosen the perfect spot for their wedding. But they?re quickly thrown off balance when Olivia?s impulsive oldest daughter arrives with a complete stranger as her guest. Next is her youngest daughter,...
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Scandalous Behavior

Stuart Woods · Thorndike Press, 2016.
Pages: 369
Format: Large Print Hardcover

Stone Barrington is back, in fine form, in the newest thriller from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. After a series of nonstop adventures, Stone Barrington is eager for some peace and quiet in a rustic British setting. But no sooner does he land in England than he's beset by an outrageous...
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