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Heart and Soul

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780307278425

ISBN: 0307278425

Condition: GOOD


With the warmth, humor, and compassion we have come to expect, Maeve Binchy tells a story of doctors and staff, patients, family, and friends at a heart clinic in a community caught between the old Ireland and the new. Dr. Clara Casey agrees to take on the seemingly thankless task of establishing a clinic with little funding--for a year. With her own plate full--two troublesome grown daughters and a needy ex-husband--she is still able to gather a wonderfully diverse and dedicated staff. And before long she has done the impossible, made the clinic a success and a aprt of the community. Now ... View more info

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Echoes

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440122098

ISBN: 0440122090

Condition: GOOD


" It was sometimes called the echo cave, and if you shouted your question loud enough in the right direction, you got an answer instead of an echo..." Clare and David--divided as children by a rigid social code that branded her as shanty Irish and him as gentry...brought together as adults by a desire that knew no class, no barriers, only the urgent hunger of two people destined to love--and ready to defy a world determined to keep them apart. Even at fifteen, David Power knew the echo would answer eleven-year-old Clare O'Brien's dearest wish, to win a school prize. But it was years... View more info

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The Lilac Bus

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440213024

ISBN: 0440213029

Condition: GOOD


The Journey... Every Friday night a lilac-colored minibus leaves Dublin for the Irish country town of Rathdoon with seven weekend commuters on board. All of them, from the joking bank porter to the rich doctor's daughter, have their reasons for making the journey. The Destination...Rathdoon is the kind of Irish village where family histories are shared and scandals don't stay secret for long. And this weekend, when the bus pulls in, the riders find the unexpected waiting for them...as each of their private lives unfolds to reveal a sharp betrayal of the heart, a young man's crime, and a ch... View more info

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The Copper Beech

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440213291

ISBN: 0440213290

Condition: GOOD


In the Irish town of Schancarrig, the young people carve their initials-and those of their loves--into the copper beech tree in front of the schoolhouse. But not even Father Gunn, the parish priest, who knows most of what goes on behind Shancarrig's closed doors, or Dr. Jims, the village doctor, who knows all the rest, realizes that not everything in the placid village is what it seems. Unexpected passions and fear are bringing together the lives of so many, such as the sensitive new priest and Miss Ross, the slight, beautiful schoolteacher... Leonora, the privileged daughter of the town's... View more info

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The Glass Lake

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440221593

ISBN: 0440221595

Condition: GOOD


Night after night the beautiful woman walked beside the serene waters of Lough Glass. Until the day she disappeared, leaving only a boat drifting upside down on the unfathomable lake that gave the town its name. Ravishing Helen McMahon, the Dubliner with film-star looks and unfulfilled dreams, never belonged in Lough Glass, not the way her genial pharmacist-husband Martin belonged, or their spirited daughter Kit. Suddenly, she is gone and Kit is haunted by the memory of her mother, seen through a window, alone at the kitchen table, tears streaming down her face. Now Kit, too, has secrets: of t... View more info

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Scarlet Feather

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Berkley:

Seller ID: 9780451203779

ISBN: 0451203771

Condition: GOOD


They met in cooking school--and became fast friends with a common dream. Now, Cathy Scarlet and Tom Feather hope to take Dublin by storm with their newly formed catering company, aptly dubbed "Scarlet Feather." Not everyone, however, shares their optimism. Cathy's mother-in-law disapproves of both Cathy and her new "hobby," while Cathy's husband Neil pays no mind to anything--except his work as a civil rights lawyer. And then there's Tom's family, who expect him to follow in his father's footsteps, and an ambitious girlfriend who's struggling with career dreams of her own. Between friends and ... View more info

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London Transports

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.00

Publisher: Dell:

Seller ID: 9780440212355

ISBN: 0440212359

Condition: GOOD


Whether it's the sudden snapping of bonds between lovers or shopping on Oxford Street, Maeve Binchy finds the unexpected truth in experiences so real that every woman will recognize them. Filled with her delicious humor and warmth, the twenty-two stories in London Transports will delight and captivate as they take us to a place that is far away--and yet so familiar...Where having an affair with a married man brings one woman to a turning point...Where another finds that looking for an apartment to share can be a risky business...Where nosing into a secretary's life can have shocking results...... View more info

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Minding Frankie

By: "Binchy, Maeve"

Price: $4.50

Publisher: Anchor:

Seller ID: 9780307475497

ISBN: 0307475492

Condition: GOOD


When Noel learns that his terminally ill former flame is pregnant with his child, he reluctantly agrees to take care of the baby girl. Along with the help of a caring network of friends, family and neighbors--including Lisa, his broken-hearted classmate, and Emily, his American cousin--Noel adapts to his new responsibilities. But when a nosy social worker decides to get involved, she threatens to ruin their unconventional but special arrangement. It will be up to Noel to persuade her that everyone in the neighborhood has something to offer when it comes to minding Frankie. View more info

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The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend

By: "Bivald, Katarina"

Price: $8.50

Publisher: Sourcebooks Landmark:

Seller ID: 9781492623441

ISBN: 149262344X

Condition: very good


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Papa's Daughter

By: "Bjorn, Thyra Ferre"

Price: $7.90

Publisher: "Old Tappan, NJ", Bantam/Spire Books :

Seller ID: 48P123

Condition: VERY GOOD


Light soiling and yellowing. Small crease on back cover/spine. View more info

Dear Papa

By: "Bjorn, Thyra Ferre. "

Price: $6.48

Publisher: "Old Tappan, NJ", Spire Books : 1946

Seller ID: 48P121

Condition: FINE


"""At 81…Mama remembers all and writes with love and rue…about Papa the pastor and ex-professional bachelor and the 8 Franzon children... bringing back the magic that has made her a legend."" Light yellowing" View more info

The World Rapers

By: "Black, Jonathan "

Price: $9.72

Publisher: NY, Bantam: 1977

Edition: (1st Paperback)

Seller ID: 48P124

Condition: VERY GOOD


"""The beautiful, the corrupt, the gold-plated gamblers who play for keeps in the intoxicating sweepstakes of petro-power.."" Light soiling. Surface crease on front cover. Softening of cover edges. No spinal creases. Marker line across top page edges. Tight and square." View more info

Une saison dans la vie d'Emmanuel

By: "Blais, Marie-Clare"

Price: $9.95

Publisher: "Montreal, QUE", Editions internationales Alain Stanke: 1980

Seller ID: 7NP012

ISBN: 276040059X

Condition: NEAR FINE


"As new, unread but has a hinge crease on front cover. ""Oreface d'Edmund Wilson"" ""Prix Medicis 1966; Prix France-Quebec 1966; Prix David 1983"" Text in French." View more info

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Biting the Apple

By: "Bledsoe, Lucy Jane"

Price: $7.50

Publisher: Carroll & Graf Pub:

Seller ID: 9780786719273

ISBN: 0786719273

Condition: GOOD


Biting the Apple is the story of Eve Glass, once an Olympic sprinter and now a motivational speaker. She's the author of two books, Going the Distance: Endurance for Achievers and If Grace is the Goal. The problem is, her own endurance is waning and her confidence in her expertise on grace is paling. Even worse, her kleptomaniac tendencies are intensifying, and a friend from her childhood has begun stalking her. Glass, a product of other people's dreams her entire life, is now a woman in search of authenticity. She sheds her ex-husband/coach, shakes free from her business manager, and lands no... View more info

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Girl Anatomy: A Novel

By: "Bloom, Rebecca"

Price: $6.45

Publisher: William Morrow:

Seller ID: 9780060936808

ISBN: 0060936800

Condition: GOOD


The hip and heart-warming story of what it means to be a girl and what it takes to become a woman.When Lilly's best friend, Maya, gets engaged, the tenuous peace treaty Lilly thought she had finally established with her perennially single self shows itself to be as long-lasting as shoulder pads and frozen yoghurt. Wavering wildly between ecstasy and envy, serial dater and retail-therapy shopper, Lilly vows to get her life together.While sipping lattes from the Coffee Bean and planning forever with Maya, Lilly embarks on an uproariously comical and strikingly poignant ride of transform... View more info

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Those Who Save Us

By: "Blum, Jenna"

Price: $7.45

Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt:

Seller ID: 9780156031660

ISBN: 0156031663

Condition: GOOD


For fifty years, Anna Schlemmer has refused to talk about her life in Germany during World War II. Her daughter, Trudy, was only three when she and her mother were liberated by an American soldier and went to live with him in Minnesota. Trudy's sole evidence of the past is an old photograph: a family portrait showing Anna, Trudy, and a Nazi officer, the Obersturmfuhrer of Buchenwald. Driven by the guilt of her heritage, Trudy, now a professor of German history, begins investigating the past and finally unearths the dramatic and heartbreaking truth of her mother's life. Combining a pass... View more info

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Smart Women

By: "Blume, Judy"

Price: $3.50

Publisher: Pocket:

Seller ID: 9780671727581

ISBN: 0671727583

Condition: GOOD


Come back to the eighties in Boulder, Colorado. Soak in a hot tub. Concentrate on your career. Try to forget your divorce. Never mind that your teenage children find you hopeless. Try falling in love again...this time for real. Some things never change. View more info

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Summer Sisters

By: "Blume, Judy"

Price: $3.75

Publisher: BANTAM DELL:

Seller ID: 9780440226437

ISBN: 0440226430

Condition: GOOD


In the summer of 1977, Victoria Leonard's world changed forever--when Caitlin Somers chose her as a friend. Dazzling, reckless Caitlin welcomed Vix into the heart of her sprawling, eccentric family, opening doors to a world of unimaginable privilege, sweeping her away to vacations on Martha's Vineyard, a magical, wind-blown island where two friends became summer sisters. . . . Now, years later, Vix is working in New York City. Caitlin is getting married on the Vineyard. And the early magic of their long, complicated friendship has faded. But Caitlin has begged Vix to come to her wedding, t... View more info

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In the Unlikely Event: A Novel

By: "Blume, Judy"

Price: $7.95

Publisher: Vintage:

Seller ID: 9781101873984

ISBN: 1101873981

Condition: GOOD


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Midwives

By: "Bohjalian, Chris"

Price: $3.25

Publisher: VINTAGE BOOKS:

Seller ID: 9780375706776

ISBN: 0375706771

Condition: very good


"Superbly crafted and astonishingly powerful. . . . It will thrill readers who cherish their worn copies of "To Kill A Mockingbird."" --People With a suspense, lyricism, and moral complexity that recall To Kill a Mockingbird and Presumed Innocent, this compulsively readable novel explores what happens when a woman who has devoted herself to ushering life into the world finds herself charged with responsibility in a patient's tragic death. The time is 1981, and Sibyl Danforth has been a dedicated midwife in the rural community of Reddington, Vermont, for fifteen years. But one treachero... View more info