bookspacePhoto of readerfind a good book
 home > bookspace > at home reader november 2013

25 listings found. Displaying 1 - 20

Print this list Print this list
 Email this list
 
  Cover Art: 8 Habits of Love : Open Your Heart Open Your Mind Bacon, Ed
8 Habits of Love : Open Your Heart Open Your Mind
Through illuminating stories and invaluable advice, Bacon reveals how to create meaningful lives by developing simple yet profound habits of generosity, stillness, truth, forgiveness, compassion and community. Also available in large print and as an eBook download.
2012
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Light in the Ruins : a Novel Bohjalian, Chris, 1960-
The Light in the Ruins : a Novel
Hoping to safeguard themselves from the ravages of World War II, the noble Rosatis family become prisoners in their home when 18-year-old Cristina's courtship by a German lieutenant prompts the Nazis to take over the estate. Also available in large print, on compact disc and as an eBook download
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Light of the World Burke, James Lee, 1936-
Light of the World
A summer getaway in Montana for Dave Robicheaux's family and friends is violently shattered by the arrival of serial killer and prison escapee Asa Surrette. Also available in large print and on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Longest Road : Overland in Search of America from Key West to the Arctic Ocean Caputo, Philip.
The Longest Road : Overland in Search of America from Key West to the Arctic Ocean
Caputo takes an epic journey across America, Airstream in tow, and asks everyday Americans what unites and divides a country as endlessly diverse as it is large. Also available on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey : the Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle Carnarvon, Fiona, Countess of
Lady Almina and the Real Downton Abbey : the Lost Legacy of Highclere Castle
This is the story behind Highclere Castle, the real-life inspiration and setting for the Emmy Award-winning PBS show Downton Abbey, and the life of one of its most famous inhabitants, Lady Almina, the fifth Countess of Carnarvon. The book includes many photographs which make the family history easy to follow, and it is very well-written. It’s a great story – full of romance, humor and emotion. The author’s follow-up book, “Lady Catherine, the Bad Boy Earl, and the Real Downton Abbey” was just published in October. Reviewed by Rosalie H., At Home patron Also available on compact disc and as an eBook download. The first three seasons of Downton Abbey are available on DVD.
2011
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Possibility Dogs : What a Handful of Charleson, Susannah
The Possibility Dogs : What a Handful of "unadoptables" Taught Me About Service Hope and Healing
A tour of the psychiatric service dog industry traces the author's work with unwanted shelter dogs before matching them with people in need, documenting her own partnership with a search canine while sharing uplifting success stories. Also available in large print and as an audiobook download
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: True Love Deveraux, Jude
True Love
After she mysteriously inherits a 19th-century Nantucket house, Alix is drawn into the unsolved disappearance of her ancestor 200 years ago and begins to have feelings for Jared, who lives in the property's guesthouse. Also available in large print and on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Citizen Soldier : a Life of Harry S. Truman Donald, Ai¨da DiPace
Citizen Soldier : a Life of Harry S. Truman
Boosting a revamped political profile of President Harry S. Truman, Donald suggests that at the peak of his powers during post-WWII America, Truman was one of the most effective chief executives in the modern era. Also available in large print
2012
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Answering the Call : the Doctor Who Made Africa his Life : the Remarkable Story of Albert Schweitzer Gire, Ken.
Answering the Call : the Doctor Who Made Africa his Life : the Remarkable Story of Albert Schweitzer
Albert Schweitzer's long and storied life as a missionary and doctor is distilled into a concise parable, centered around his multiple sojourns in West Africa. Also available in large print, and as an audiobook and eBook download
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The White Princess Gregory, Philippa.
The White Princess
When Henry Tudor picks up the crown of England from the mud of Bosworth field, he knows he must marry the princess of the enemy house – Elizabeth of York – to unify a country divided by years of war. Also available in large print.
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Butler : a Witness to History Haygood, Wil.
The Butler : a Witness to History
The basis for the hit movie, Haygood tells the story of Eugene Allen, an African- American butler who had served no fewer than eight presidents, from Harry Truman to Ronald Reagan. Also available on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: To Wed a Wild Lord Jeffries, Sabrina.
To Wed a Wild Lord
Guilt-ridden by his friend’s death to the point that he recklessly accepts a challenge to compete in the same race that ended his friend’s life, Lord Gabriel Sharpe encounters unexpected feelings for his friend’s sister and hostility from her father. It starts slow but soon picks up speed and pulls the reader into the story. Yes, he gets the girl in the end, but in the meantime he has many trials to conquer. Reviewed by Carol G., Deposit Collection patron Also available in large print and on compact disc
2011
Other formats available
  Cover Art: What the Duke Desires Jeffries, Sabrina.
What the Duke Desires
Maximilian, the Duke of Lyons, thought his older brother Peter was dead. A message from investigator Tristan claiming Peter is alive sends Max rushing to London to learn more, but when he gets there, Tristan has gone missing too. Also available in large print and on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Stranded : a Maggie O'Dell Novel Kava, Alex.
Stranded : a Maggie O'Dell Novel
Discovering the remains of a woman in a highway ditch, FBI special agent Maggie O'Dell and her partner, Tully, embark on a cross-country effort to capture a serial killer who targets rest stops. Also available in large print, on compact disc and as an eBook download
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Friendkeeping : a Field Guide to the People You Love Hate and Can't Live Without Klam, Julie.
Friendkeeping : a Field Guide to the People You Love Hate and Can't Live Without
The author examines friendship in all its modern varieties, both online and in person, and explores how to keep friends in the face of intimidating odds. Also available in large print
2012
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The Astronaut Wives Club : a True Story Koppel, Lily.
The Astronaut Wives Club : a True Story
Koppel offers a revealing glimpse into the lives of the women behind the spacemen from Project Mercury to the two-man Gemini missions to the Apollo program. Also available in large print, on compact disc and as an eBook download
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: American Gun : a History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms Kyle, Chris, 1974-2013
American Gun : a History of the U.S. in Ten Firearms
Kyle uses these guns as a window on United States history, making the sweeping argument that the American story has been tied to and shaped by the gun. Also available in large print and on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Red Sparrow : a Novel Matthews, Jason, 1951-
Red Sparrow : a Novel
Drafted against her will to serve as an intelligence seductress, Dominika engages in a charged effort of deception with first-tour CIA officer Nathaniel Nash. Also available in large print and on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: Carry On Warrior : Thoughts On Life Unarmed Melton, Glennon Doyle, 1976-
Carry On Warrior : Thoughts On Life Unarmed
A New York Times essayist shares her journey from a self-destructive college student to a devoted family woman and teacher while sharing the importance of trusting in a higher power and being truthful about life's challenges. Also available on compact disc
2013
Other formats available
  Cover Art: The 17 Day Plan to Stop Aging Moreno, Mike, 1968-
The 17 Day Plan to Stop Aging
Offering strategies for increasing longevity, this book discusses exercise and stress management while outlining an action plan for maintaining health, functionality, avoiding chronic illness and meeting body system requirements. Also available in large print
2012
Other formats available
Print this list Print this list
 Email this list
 
hcl mobile app
hclib
mobile
app
Facebook Twitter Tumblr YouTube Vimeo Flickr Federal Depository Library Federal
Depository
Library
Hennepin County Government Hennepin
County
Government
© 2014  Hennepin County Library12601 Ridgedale Drive, Minnetonka, MN 55305 Comments and Feedback    |    RSS