Results for General Fiction + Adult-YA Crossover + 1st Books/1st Novels, set in Midwest

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  • Torch
    Cheryl Strayed
    Paperback: 01/08/2007
     
    A family founders after a mother's death in this beautifully observed debut.  Cheryl ...
  • Rain Village
    Carolyn Turgeon
    Hardcover: 10/10/2006
     
    Rain Village casts a fabulous spell, pulling us into a world of mystery and possibility where love, friendship...
  • Maybe A Miracle
    Brian Strause
    Paperback: 05/30/2006
     
    By turns humorous and heartbreaking, personal and sweeping, familiar and extraordinary, Brian Strause's ...
  • Family and Other Accidents
    Shari Goldhagen
    Paperback: 04/04/2006
     
    A finely nuanced, universally resonant portrait of the ties, however strange or awkward, that bind two ...
  • Crossing California
    Adam Langer
    Paperback: 05/03/2005
     
    Poignant, ambitious, and tremendously fun, Crossing California is a novel about two generations of family and ...
  • The Center of Everything
    Laura Moriarty
    Paperback: 07/01/2004
     
    In this extraordinary first novel, a young girl tries to make sense of an unruly world spinning around her. ...

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