Multcolib My Librarian Tama: I don't care what it is as long as I can't put it down

The Hearts of Horses
The Hearts of Horses By Gloss, Molly Book - 2007 FICTION GLOSS All copies in use Availability details Holds: 3 on 12 copies

Annotation:I love stories about the west; this one concerns a self-sufficient woman more comfortable with horses than humans, and is set in Eastern Oregon during WWI.

The Namesake
The Namesake By Lahiri, Jhumpa Book - 2004 FICTION LAHIRI 2004 Available in some locations Holds: 2 on 11 copies

Annotation:Meet the Ganguli family, new arrivals from Calcutta, trying their best to become Americans even as they pine for home. The name they bestow on their firstborn, Gogol, betrays all the conflicts of honoring tradition in a new world -- conflicts that will haunt Gogol on his own winding path through divided loyalties, comic detours, and wrenching love affairs.

The Book Thief
The Book Thief By Zusak, Markus Book - 2007 y ZUSAK 2007 Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 22 copies

Annotation:Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.

The Witch of Portobello
The Witch of Portobello A Novel By Coelho, Paulo Book - 2007 FICTION COELHO All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:The story of a mysterious woman named Athena, told by the many who knew her well--or hardly at all. The kind of book that will transform the way readers think about love, passion, joy, and sacrifice.

The Kept
The Kept A Novel By Scott, James Book - 2014 FICTION SCOTT 2014 Available in some locations

Annotation:A haunting novel about a mother and son tormented by guilt, who do all the wrong things to find redemption. Reminiscent of Cormac McCarthy and Michael Ondaatje.

Orphan Train
Orphan Train A Novel By Kline, Christina Baker Book - 2013 FICTION KLINE 2013 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 86 on 37 copies

Annotation:A teenaged girl who is 'aging out' of the foster care system finds herself helping an elderly woman clean out her home. They are not as different as one might think at first glance.

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An outside the norm list for me in that it's all FICTION--what?!