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The girl in the letter —Gunnis, Emily, author.

A heart breaking letter. A girl locked away. A mystery to be solved. 1956. When Ivy Jenkins falls pregnant she is sent in disgrace to St Margaret's, a dark, brooding house for unmarried mothers. Her baby is adopted agai...

Where'd you go, Bernadette

Bernadette Fox, a loving mom, becomes compelled to reconnect with her creative passions after years of sacrificing herself for her family. Bernadette's leap of faith takes her on an epic adventure that jump-starts her li...

The home for unwanted girls : a novel —Goodman, Joanna, 1969- author.

"In 1950s Quebec, the French and English tolerate each other with precarious civility-much like Maggie Hughes' parents. Maggie's English-speaking father has ambitions for his daughter that don't include marriage to the p...

Mother's Day

Mother's Day is the latest star studded ensemble comedy from director Garry Marshall ("Pretty Woman," "Valentine's Day"). Bringing together Jennifer Aniston, Kate Hudson and Julia Roberts along with Jason Sudeikis, it's ...

Days of the Bagnold summer

Adapted from the graphic novel by Joff Winterhart, it is a tender, funny coming-of-age story about single parenting and heavy metal. Sue works in a library. Daniel eats chips and listens to Metallica. This was the summe...

We must be brave —Liardet, Frances, author.

"December, 1940. As German bombs fall on Southampton, England, the city's residents flee to the surrounding villages. In Upton village, amid the chaos, newly-married Ellen Parr finds a girl asleep, unclaimed at the back ...

Big little lies. [Season 1]

Big Little Lies is based in the tranquil seaside town of Monterey, California, where nothing is quite as it seems. Doting moms, successful husbands, adorable children, beautiful homes: What lies will be told to keep thei...

Night road —Hannah, Kristin.
Large Print
2011
Availability: 2 of 5

"For eighteen years, Jude Farraday has put her children's needs above her own, and it shows--her twins, Mia and Zach, are bright and happy teenagers. When Lexi Baill moves into their small, close knit community, no one i...

A good woman is hard to find

Sarah Collins is a single mother struggling to raise two young children while searching for answers about the unsolved murder of her husband. After being coerced into helping a low-level drug dealer, she finds herself th...

Big little lies. The complete 2nd season

This HBO series, which debuted in 2017, examines the dark secrets that can lurk behind the cheery facade of a small American town. Opening on a murder in Monterey, Ca.--neither the victim nor perpetrator of which is reve...

Mom. The complete 5th season

In Season Five, single mom Christy Plunkett (Anna Faris) continues to take it one day at a time while fighting for her dreams, despite life's many challenges. Not the least of which is her mother, Bonnie (Emmy and Academ...

Peppermint

Peppermint tells the story of young mother Riley North (Jennifer Garner) who awakens from a coma after her husband and daughter are killed in a brutal attack on the family. When the system frustratingly shields the murde...

The friendship list —Mallery, Susan.
Large Print
2020
Availability: 7 of 9

"Two best friends jump-start their lives in a summer that will change them forever... Single mom Ellen Fox couldn't be more content--until she overhears her son saying he can't go to his dream college because she needs h...

The Black Swan of Paris —Robards, Karen, author.

"A world at war. A beautiful young star. A mission no one expected. Paris, 1944. Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen. An unwilling darling of the Nazis, the chanteuse's position of privil...

Z

When Beth's son brings home an imaginary friend named 'Z,' she becomes concerned that he is falling too deep into a world of make-believe. He starts to display extremely destructive behavior, blaming Z for all of his act...

Little secrets —Hillier, Jennifer, author.

"All it takes to unravel a life is one little secret... Marin had the perfect life. Married to her college sweetheart, she owns a chain of upscale hair salons, and Derek runs his own company. They're admired in their com...

A simple favor

Connecticut mom-blogger Stephanie Sommers (Anna Kendrick) had developed a swift if improbable friendship with her new neighbor--imposing fashionista Emily Nelson (Blake Lively) -- and thought nothing of it when Emily ask...

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