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Novels where Brooklyn plays a leading role.
Another Brooklyn by
Call Number: Stacks PS3573 .O64524 A85 2016
Publication Date: 2016-08-09
Running into a long-ago friend sets memory from the 1970s in motion for August, transporting her to a time and a place where friendship was everything.
The Brooklyn Follies by
Call Number: Stacks PS3551 .U77 B76 2006
Publication Date: 2005-12-27
Whirlwind tale of one man's accidental redemption and a moving and unforgettable hymn to the glories and mysteries of ordinary human life.
Buddhaland Brooklyn by
Call Number: Stacks PS3613 .O584 B83 2012
Publication Date: 2012-07-17
Buddhist priest finds in Brooklyn the home he has always sought.
The Christmas Kid by
Call Number: Stacks PS3558 .A423 C48 2012
Publication Date: 2012-10-30
Pete Hamill's collected stories about Brooklyn present a New York almost lost but not forgotten. They read like messages from a vanished age, brimming with nostalgia---for the world after the war, the days of the Dodgers and Giants, and the years of Prohibition and the Depression.
Call Number: Stacks PS3568 .O814 C53 2017
Publication Date: 2017-01-10
A satirical novel about a mother whose life spirals out of control when she's forced to rethink her bleeding heart liberal ideals
Man Gone Down by
Call Number: Stacks PS3620 .H6352 M36 2007
Publication Date: 2006-12-07
This is a story of the American Dream gone awry, about what it's like to feel preprogrammed to fail in life and the urge to escape that sentence.
A Meaningful Life by
Call Number: Stacks PS3554 .A935 M43 2009
Publication Date: 2009-03-10
A Meaningful Life is a blistering black comedy about the American quest for redemption through real estate and a gritty picture of New York City in collapse.
Panic in a Suitcase by
Call Number: Stacks PS3601 .K54 P36 2014
Publication Date: 2014-07-31
A dazzling debut novel about a Russian immigrant family living in Brooklyn and their struggle to learn the new rules of the American Dream.
Prospect Park West by
Call Number: Stacks PS3569 .O435 P76 2009
Publication Date: 2009-09-01