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              The Lobster Kings
                

              The Lobster Kings (Audio CD / Audio)

              By Zentner, Alexi; Read by Campbell, Cassandra

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              The Kings family has lived on Loosewood Island for three hundred years, and they ve been blessed with the bounty of the sea. But for the Kingses, every blessing comes with a curse. Woody Kings, the leader of the island s lobster fishing community and the family patriarch, teeters... on the throne. Cordelia, the oldest of Woody s three daughters, stands to inherit the crown after the death of her brother. To do so, however, she has to fend off meth dealers from the mainland while navigating sibling rivalry and the vulnerable nature of her own heart when she falls in love with her sternman. A love story and a modern epic in the grand Shakespearean vein that introduces a fiery and unforgettable heroine, The Lobster Kings is the story of Cordelia s struggle to maintain her island s way of life in the face of danger from offshore and the rich, looming, mythic legacy of her family s namesake.
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              ISBN 9781482990959
              Released NZ 27 May 2014
              Publisher Blackstone Audiobooks
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              The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
               

              The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Skloot, Rebecca; Read by Turpin, Bahni; Campbell, Cassandra

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              Her name was Henrietta Lacks, but scientists know her as HeLa. She was a poor Southern tobacco farmer whose cancer cells - taken without her knowledge - became one of the most important tools in medicine.

              ISBN 9781509811779
              Published NZ 1 Jan 2016
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              The Truth According To Us
               

              The Truth According To Us (Audio disc / Other, Unabridged edition)

              By Barrows, Annie; Read by Lee, Ann Marie; Morey, Arthur; Farr, Kimberly; Campbell, Cassandra

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              The long-awaited new novel from the co-author of The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society; a wise and charming story of loyalty and forgiveness, memory and truth, and the courage it takes to do what's right. 'I can't stand this poky little town any more. How can I bear i...t for three more months? Today alone has lasted years ...' Disinherited by her father, the debutante Miss Layla Beck is forced to spend the hot summer of 1938 in Macedonia, West Virginia, and is tasked with recording the small town's history. She arrives with one goal: to get out as quickly as possible. Macedonia's history seems simple enough - brief and uneventful. Then Layla meets the Romeyns: Jottie, Willa, Felix, Emmett, a family at once entertaining, eccentric, seductive, and inextricably bound up in Macedonia's biggest secret. It's a secret all the townsfolk have a stake in, and as Layla delves into town legend, hidden truths emerge that reveal an altogether different history, one that has left hearts and lives broken. Layla soon realises that some secrets should stay hidden forever.
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              ISBN 9781489077653
              Published NZ 1 Oct 2015
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              The Spider and The Fly: A Reporter, a Serial Killer, and the Meaning of Murder
               

              The Spider and The Fly: A Reporter, a Serial Killer, and the Meaning of Murder (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Rowe, Claudia; Read by Campbell, Cassandra; Producer Audio, HarperCollins

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              In this superb work of literary true crime - a spellbinding combination of memoir and psychological suspense - a female journalist chronicles her unusual connection with a convicted serial killer and her search to understand the darkness inside us. 'Well, well, Claudia. Can I cal...l you Claudia? I'll have to give it to you, when confronted at least you're honest, as honest as any reporter ...You want to go into the depths of my mind and into my past. I want a peek into yours. It is only fair, isn't it?' - Kendall Francois In September 1998, young reporter Claudia Rowe was working as a stringer for the New York Times in Poughkeepsie, New York, when local police discovered the bodies of eight women stashed in the attic and basement of the small colonial home that Kendall Francois, a painfully polite 27-year-old community-college student, shared with his parents and sister. Growing up amid the safe, bourgeois affluence of New York City, Rowe had always been secretly fascinated by the darkness, and soon became obsessed with the story and with Francois. She was consumed with the desire to understand just how a man could abduct and strangle eight women - and how a family could live for two years, seemingly unaware, in a house with the victims' rotting corpses. She also hoped to uncover what humanity, if any, a murderer could maintain in the wake of such monstrous evil. Reaching out after Francois was arrested, Rowe and the serial killer began a dizzying four-year conversation about cruelty, compassion and control; an unusual and provocative relationship that would eventually lead her to the abyss, forcing her to clearly see herself and her own past - and why she was drawn to danger.
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              ISBN 9781489395399
              Published NZ 28 Jun 2017
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              The Sandcastle Girls
               

              The Sandcastle Girls (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Bohjalian, Chris; Read by Fraser, Alison; Campbell, Cassandra; Producer House USA, Random

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              The First World War is spreading across Europe, and Elizabeth Endicott has volunteered on behalf of the Boston-based Friends of Armenia to deliver food and medical aid to refugees of the Armenian genocide. There, Elizabeth becomes friendly with Armen, a young Armenian engineer wh...o has already lost his wife and infant daughter. Flash forward to the present, where we meet Laura Petrosian, a novelist living in suburban New York. Laura has never really given her Armenian heritage much thought - but when an old friend calls, claiming to have seen a newspaper photo of Laura's grandmother promoting an exhibit at a Boston museum, Laura embarks on a journey back through her family's history that reveals love, loss-and a wrenching secret that has been buried for generations.
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              ISBN 9781743153895
              Published NZ 1 Feb 2013
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              Violet
               

              Violet (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Thomas, Scott; Read by Campbell, Cassandra; Producer Studios, Audible

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              Three decades later, loss returns - her husband is killed in a car accident. And so, Kris goes home to the place where she first knew pain - to that summer house overlooking the crystal waters of Lost Lake. It's there that Kris and her eight-year-old daughter will make a stand ag...ainst grief. But a shadow has fallen over the quiet lake town of Pacington, Kansas. Beneath its surface, an evil has grown - and inside that home where Kris Barlow last saw her mother, an old friend awaits her return.
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              ISBN 9780655654063
              Published NZ 1 Mar 2020
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              Beauty And Attention: A Novel
               

              Beauty And Attention: A Novel (Audio disc / Other, Unabridged edition)

              By Rosenberg, Liz; Read by Campbell, Cassandra

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              The riveting story of one brave young woman's struggle to free herself from a web of deceit. For misfit Libby Archer, social expectations for young women in Rochester, New York, in the mid-1950s don't work. Her father has died, leaving her without parents, and her well-meaning fr...iends are pressuring her to do what any sensible single girl must do: marry a passionate, persistent hometown suitor with a promising future. Yet Libby boldly defies conventional wisdom and plans to delay marriage - to anyone - by departing for her uncle's Belfast estate. In Ireland, Libby seeks not only the comfort of family but also greater opportunities than seem possible during the stifling McCarthy era at home. Across the Atlantic, Libby finds common ground with her brilliant, invalid cousin, Lazarus, then puts her trust in a sophisticated older woman who seems to be everything she hopes to become. Fraught with betrayal and long-kept secrets, as well as sudden wealth and unexpected love, Libby's journey toward independence takes turns she never could have predicted - and calls on courage and strength she never knew she had.
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              ISBN 9781536608953
              Published NZ 25 Oct 2016
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              And The Ocean Was Our Sky
               

              And The Ocean Was Our Sky (Audio CD / Audio, Unabridged edition)

              By Ness, Patrick; Read by Campbell, Cassandra; Producer Audio, HarperCollins

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              'Call me Bathsheba.' The whales of Bathsheba's pod live for the hunt. Led by the formidable Captain Alexandra, they fight a never-ending war against men. Then the whales attack a man ship, and instead of easy prey they find the trail of a myth, a monster, perhaps the devil himsel...f ... With their relentless Captain leading the chase, they embark on the final hunt, one that will forever change the worlds of whales and men.
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              ISBN 9781489469755
              Published NZ 28 Jan 2019
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
              Interest Age 13+ years
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              The Choices We Make
               

              The Choices We Make (Audio disc / Other, Abridged edition)

              By Brown, Karma; Read by Campbell, Cassandra; Marie, Jorjeana; Producer Studios, Audible

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              Bestselling author, Karma Brown returns with an unforgettable story that explores the intricate dynamics of friendship and parenthood. Hannah and Kate became friends in the fifth grade, when Hannah hit a boy for looking up Kate's skirt with a mirror. While they've been close as s...isters ever since, Hannah can't help but feel envious of the little family Kate and her husband, David, have created - complete with two perfect little girls. She and Ben have been trying for years to have a baby, so when they receive the news that she will likely never get pregnant, Hannah's heartbreak is overwhelming. But just as they begin to tentatively explore the other options, it's Kate's turn to do the rescuing. Not only does she offer to be Hannah's surrogate, but Kate is willing to use her own eggs to do so. Full of renewed hope, excitement and gratitude, these two families embark on an incredible journey toward parenthood ...until a devastating tragedy puts everything these women have worked toward at risk of falling apart. Poignant and refreshingly honest, The Choices We Make is a powerful tale of an incredible friendship and the risks we take to make our dreams come true.
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              ISBN 9781489375834
              Published NZ 28 Jan 2017
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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              The Choices We Make
               

              The Choices We Make (Audio CD / Audio, Abridged edition)

              By Brown, Karma; Read by Campbell, Cassandra; Marie, Jorjeana; Producer Studios, Audible

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              Bestselling author, Karma Brown returns with an unforgettable story that explores the intricate dynamics of friendship and parenthood. Hannah and Kate became friends in the fifth grade, when Hannah hit a boy for looking up Kate's skirt with a mirror. While they've been close as s...isters ever since, Hannah can't help but feel envious of the little family Kate and her husband, David, have created - complete with two perfect little girls. She and Ben have been trying for years to have a baby, so when they receive the news that she will likely never get pregnant, Hannah's heartbreak is overwhelming. But just as they begin to tentatively explore the other options, it's Kate's turn to do the rescuing. Not only does she offer to be Hannah's surrogate, but Kate is willing to use her own eggs to do so. Full of renewed hope, excitement and gratitude, these two families embark on an incredible journey toward parenthood ...until a devastating tragedy puts everything these women have worked toward at risk of falling apart. Poignant and refreshingly honest, The Choices We Make is a powerful tale of an incredible friendship and the risks we take to make our dreams come true.
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              ISBN 9781489375827
              Published NZ 28 Jan 2017
              Publisher Bolinda Publishing
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