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Warm Books for Cold Days

Atonement
Atonement A Novel By McEwan, Ian (eBook - 2002 ) View electronic book »

Annotation:The novel opens on a sweltering summer day in 1935.

Beautiful Ruins
Beautiful Ruins A Novel By Walter, Jess (Paperback - 2012 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:Imagine sun bathing on the Italian coast! This great storuy is partly set in Cinque Terre during the summer.

The Boys of Summer
The Boys of Summer By Kahn, Roger (Book - 1998 ) GV875.B7 K3 1987 and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:Summer baseball.

Dandelion Wine
Dandelion Wine By Bradbury, Ray (Paperback - 1976 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:Set during the summer of 1928.

The Descendants
The Descendants A Novel By Hemmings, Kaui Hart (Paperback - 2011 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:A descendant of Hawaiian royalty comes to terms with his wife's coma while trying to deal with his teen daughters' rebelliousness.

The Go-between
The Go-between By Hartley, L. P. (Paperback - 2002 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:Set during the heat wave of 1900.

The Good Earth
The Good Earth By Buck, Pearl S. (Paperback - 2004 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:A classic that makes you feel like spring is around the corner and that this will be the year to bring a beautiful garden come to life.

How Stella Got Her Groove Back
How Stella Got Her Groove Back By McMillan, Terry (Book - 1996 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:Take a vacation to Jamaica with Stella.

In A Sunburned Country
In A Sunburned Country By Bryson, Bill (Book - 2000 ) DU105.2. B83 2000 and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:The celebrated travel writer captures Australia's surf as well as the searing heat of the outback.

The Interestings
The Interestings By Wolitzer, Meg (Paperback - 2013 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:Much of this novel is set in a summer camp.

Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi
Jeff in Venice, Death in Varanasi By Dyer, Geoff (eBook - 2009 ) View electronic book »

Annotation:In this acclaimed story of two love affairs, a scorching heat wave in Venice plays a key role.

Revolutionary Summer
Revolutionary Summer The Birth of American Independence By Ellis, Joseph J. (Book - 2013 ) E208.E48 2013 and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:A book about the historic events of the summer of 1776.

Lawrence in Arabia
Lawrence in Arabia War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East By Anderson, Scott (Book - 2013 ) D568.4.L45A66 2013 and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:The desert settings of much this history will take you far the frosty realities of winter.

Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil
Midnight in the Garden of Good and Evil A Savannah Story By Berendt, John (Book - 1994 ) F294.S2B48 1994 and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:A real-life murder mystery in a fascinating Southern setting.

Not your Mother's Slow Cooker Cookbook
Not your Mother's Slow Cooker Cookbook By Hensperger, Beth (Book - 2005 ) TX827.H39 2005 and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:These delicious recipes are sure to warm you up.

One Summer
One Summer America, 1927 By Bryson, Bill (Book - 2013 ) E791.B79 2013 and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:A book about the "most historic summer" of 1927.

The Poisonwood Bible
The Poisonwood Bible A Novel By Kingsolver, Barbara (Paperback - 2005 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:Set in the Belgian Congo in 1959.

The Secret Garden
The Secret Garden By Burnett, Frances Hodgson (Book - 2011 ) FICTION All copies in use. Availability details

Annotation:Warm up with Mary in the secret garden.

Sag Harbor
Sag Harbor A Novel By Whitehead, Colson (Book - 2009 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:A recent and hip Summer classic.

Summer Rental
Summer Rental By Andrews, Mary Kay (Book - 2011 ) FICTION and more… Available in some locations

Annotation:A group of friends rent a beach house in North Carolina.

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