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Another Country

author: Baldwin, James
Rufus, a gifted African-American musician, Leona, the woman who loves him, his sister Ida, and her lover Vivaldo, struggle with issues of love, hate, gender, and racism in Greenwich Village, Harlem, France, and other locales in the early part of the twentieth century.
FIC
year: 1993
copies: 7
call number/section: FIC
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subjects: racism, suicide, african americans, new york (n.y.) [X]

Chromosome 6

author: Cook, Robin
Forensic pathologist Dr. Jack Stapleton and his colleague Dr. Laurie Montgomery discover a mysterious cult involved in high-tech experimental medical procedures when they set out to discover the truth about what happened to Carlo Franconi, mobster whose body was stolen from the morgue and later turned up mutilated and without its liver.
FIC
year: 1998
copies: 5
call number/section: FIC
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A Mad Desire To Dance

author: Wiesel, Elie
Doriel Waldman, a European Jew living in New York City, seeks out a psychoanalyst to help him deal with the ghosts of his past and the secrets of his parents, resistance fighters and survivors of World War II who died in an accident after the war.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 3
call number/section: FIC
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Sophie's Choice

author: Styron, William
Sophie is a haunting young woman of endless passion and vibrant joy, of quiet tenderness and hidden desperation.
FIC
year: 1998
copies: 15
call number/section: FIC
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The Beautiful And Damned

author: Fitzgerald, F. Scott
Chronicles the relationship of Anthony Patch, Harvard-educated aspiring writer, and his beautiful young wife, Gloria, as they enjoy an endless string of parties as they wait for Anthony's grandfather to die and pass on his millions to them.
FIC
year: 2011
copies: 14
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 1120

American Eve

author: Uruburu, Paula M.
A biography of the classic model Evelyn Nesbit, discussing her rising stardom in America during the twentieth century and how her husband, Harry K.
920
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: 920
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Critical

author: Cook, Robin
Angela Dawson, M.D., appears to have it all: at the age of thirty-seven, she owns a fabulous New York City apartment, a stunning seaside house on Nantucket, and enjoys the perks of her prosperous lifestyle.
FIC
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
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Peaches & Daddy

author: Greenburg, Michael M
An account of the sensational marriage of an aging Manhattan millionare and a fifteen-year-old high school dropout during the 1920s; with a parallel look at the rise of tabloid journalism.
974.71
year: 2008
copies: 1
call number/section: 974.71
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A Raisin In The Sun, And

author: Hansberry, Lorraine
Presents twentieth-century American playwright Lorraine Hansberry's most famous works, "A Raisin in the Sun," about inner-city African-American family life, and "The Sign in Sidney Brustein's Window," about a man struggling in a world of racial and social injustice; also includes three essays about the plays.
812
year: 1995
copies: 1
call number/section: 812
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Take Me Out

author: Greenberg, Richard
New York Empires star center fielder Darren Lemming announces that he is gay, sparking conflict on the team, particularly from homophobic pitcher Shane Mungitt, and inspiring Lemming's business manager to face his inner demons.
812
year: 2003
copies: 2
call number/section: 812
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Crush

author: Mac, Carrie
During a summer in New York, Hope falls in love with another girl and must decide whether she is gay.
FIC
year: 2006
copies: 7
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 730
subjects: lesbians, love, love stories, new york (n.y.) [X]

Offer Of Proof

author: Heilbrun, Robert
Public defender Arch Gold finds his professional abilities being put to the test when he agrees to defend a young man accused of murder.
FIC
year: 2004
copies: 5
call number/section: FIC
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Boss Tweed

author: Ackerman, Kenneth D
Chronicles the life of Boss Tweed, focusing on his political career and the scandals, corruption, and negative influence he had on American politics in the mid-nineteenth century.
920
year: 2006
copies: 1
call number/section: 920
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The Mouse That Roared

author: Wibberley, Leonard
A tiny, obscure European country in dire economic straits declares war on the U.
FIC
year: 2003
copies: 2
call number/section: FIC
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Princess On The Brink

author: Cabot, Meg
Princess Mia's junior year in high school begins with a difficult course load, a crazy student council race, Grandmere's search for temporary lodging, and learning that her boyfriend is moving to Japan for a year, partly because she will not sleep with him.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 34
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 760

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