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(fiction) Family Life

East of Eden
East of Eden By Steinbeck, John (Book - 1992 ) STEINBEC Available in some locations

Annotation:Oldies but Goodies

The Diary of A Young Girl
The Diary of A Young Girl The Definitive Edition By Frank, Anne (Book - 2001 ) 940.5318 FRANK 2001 Available in some locations

Annotation:Oldies but Goodies

The Sound and the Fury
The Sound and the Fury The Corrected Text By Faulkner, William (Book - 1990 ) Faulkner, William Available in some locations

Annotation:Oldies but Goodies

Drowning Ruth
Drowning Ruth By Schwarz, Christina (Book - 2000 ) Schwarz, Christine Available in some locations

Annotation:The 1930s and the Great Depression

Song of Solomon
Song of Solomon By Morrison, Toni (Book - 1977 ) MORRISO Available in some locations

Annotation:The 1930s and the Great Depression

Life and Fate
Life and Fate A Novel By Grossman, Vasiliĭ Semenovich (Book - 1986 ) Grossman, Vasillii Semenovich Available in some locations

Annotation:The 1940s and World War II

Cloudstreet
Cloudstreet By Winton, Tim (Book - 1992 ) All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:The 1950s

Palace Walk
Palace Walk By Mahfuz, Najib (Book - 1990 ) Mahfuz, Najib Available in some locations

Annotation:The 1950s

The Poisonwood Bible
The Poisonwood Bible A Novel By Kingsolver, Barbara (Book - 1998 ) Kingsolver, Barbara Available in some locations

Annotation:The 1950s

A Suitable Boy
A Suitable Boy A Novel By Seth, Vikram (Book - 1993 ) SETH Available in some locations

Annotation:The 1950s

Them
Them By Oates, Joyce Carol (Book - 2000 ) Oates, Joyce Carol Available in some locations

Annotation:The Sixties

The Brothers K
The Brothers K By Duncan, David James (Book - 1992 ) Duncan, David James Available in some locations

Annotation:The Sixties

The Fifth Child
The Fifth Child By Lessing, Doris May (Book - 1988 ) Lessing, Doris Available in some locations

Annotation:The Seventies

Amy and Isabelle
Amy and Isabelle A Novel By Strout, Elizabeth (Book - 1998 ) Strout, Elizabeth Available in some locations

Annotation:The Seventies

White Teeth
White Teeth A Novel By Smith, Zadie (Book - 2000 ) Smith, Zadie Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 3 copies

Annotation:The Seventies

Middlesex
Middlesex By Eugenides, Jeffrey (Book - 2002 ) Eugenides, Jeffrey Available in some locations

Annotation:The Seventies

A Thousand Acres
A Thousand Acres By Smiley, Jane (Book - 1991 ) Smiley, Jane Available in some locations

Annotation:The Seventies

The Prince of Tides
The Prince of Tides By Conroy, Pat (Book - 2005 ) Conroy, Pat Available in some locations

Annotation:The Eighties

The Corrections
The Corrections By Franzen, Jonathan (Book - 2001 ) Franzen, Jonathan Available in some locations

Annotation:The Nineties

The Crow Road
The Crow Road A Novel By Banks, Iain (Book - 2008 ) Banks, Iain All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:The Nineties

Death in Summer
Death in Summer By Trevor, William (Book - 1998 ) Trevor, William Available in some locations

Annotation:The Nineties

The Gathering
The Gathering By Enright, Anne (Book - 2007 ) Enright, Anne Available in some locations

Annotation:The Present Day

Unless
Unless By Shields, Carol (Book - 2002 ) Shields, Carol Available in some locations

Annotation:The Present Day

Salvage the Bones
Salvage the Bones A Novel By Ward, Jesmyn (Book - 2011 ) Ward, Jesmyn Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 10 copies

Annotation:The Present Day

The Road
The Road By McCarthy, Cormac (Book - 2006 ) McCarthy, Cormac Available in some locations

Annotation:The Near Future

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From Bookmarks magazine's Contemporary Life Stages Novels series, we hope you enjoy this booklist focused on the topic of FAMILY LIFE (from the September/October 2012 issue). The selections are by contemporary writers from the mid-20th century on, are annotated by decade, and include some beloved classics as well as works that have been well-reviewed but maybe under-recognized. (www.bookmarksmagazine.com)


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