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    Clark, Mary Higgins
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    This is a novel of suspense about two friends, Molly and Fran, who are caught up in the aftermath of a vicious crime. Molly was convicted of murder. Years later, when she is released from prison, she involves Fran in a plan to clear...

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    McPherson, Anne
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    The Hedge, set in early New England, is the story of an intelligent young governor’s wife who is repressed by the severe attitudes of the Puritans, to the point where she withdraws from society, and is considered to have lost...

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    Rinaldi, Ann
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    In 1832, Prudence Crandall begins admitting black girls to her exclusive Connecticut school, scandalizing white society and eventually causing her arrest and the closing of her school.

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    BINCHY, Maeve
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    Ria and Marilyn have never met - they live thousands of miles apart, separated by the Atlantic Ocean: one in a big, warm, Victorian house in Tara Road, Dublin, the other in a modern, open-plan house in New England. Two more unlikely...

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    Halpern, Sue
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    From journalist and author Sue Halpern comes a wry, observant look at contemporary life and its refugees. Halpern's novel is an unforgettable tale of family...the kind you come from and the kind you create. People are drawn to libraries...

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    Scott, Justin
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    The Fisks’ weekend party, a “sleepover” for select couples, remains the talk of the town long after Reg Hopkins’ body turns up in an isolated covered bridge. It appears Reg may have paid the party a fleeting visit—before dying in a way...

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    McCullough, Colleen
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    It's August 1969 in Holloman, Connecticut, and police captain Carmine Delmonico is away on vacation. Back at home, two anonymous male corpses turn up, and are soon connected to four other murder victims. Luckily, Carmine decides to...

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    Estes, Eleanor
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    The adventures of seven-year-old Rufus Moffat, living with his widowed mother and older siblings including his encounter with an invisible piano player and his attempts at ventroliquism.

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    Wolters, Cleary
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    The real-life Alex Vause from the show Orange Is the New Black tells her story for the first time in this memoir about crime and punishment, friendship and marriage, and a life caught in the ruinous drug trade and beyond.

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    Scott, Justin
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    Even the cozy New England town of Newbury, Connecticut, is not immune to the relentless spread of McMansions carpeting the countryside. Ben Abbott, realtor and private detective, is so incensed that he refuses to sell them. That Ben is...

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    Scott, Justin
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    When Newbury Connecticut's 300-year-old village cemetery is invaded by a gaudy, half-million dollar mausoleum, Ben Abbott is not happy. Newcomer Brian Groses' tall, wide, mirror-polished eruption of eternal ego sticks out in the...

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    Scott, Justin
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    Ben Abbott returns to his hometown to save his family’s recession-battered real estate business, never dreaming that things are about to heat up in picturesque Newbury, Connnecticut. Broke and looking for some excitement, Ben takes a...

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    Clark, Mary Higgins
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    Journalist Sharon Martin and her fiance, attorney Steve Peterson, stand on opposite sides of the capital punishmen debate. Sharon opposes the death sense, while Steve believes that murderers should be executed. But one night, when Steve...

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