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Dunne, Bernadette

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Works: 337 works in 1,394 publications in 1 language and 62,868 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Biography  Juvenile works  History  Psychological fiction  Detective and mystery stories  Historical fiction  Legal stories  Dystopias  Suspense fiction 
Roles: Narrator, Performer
Classifications: PS3560.O275, 813.54
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Publications about Bernadette Dunne
Publications by Bernadette Dunne
Most widely held works by Bernadette Dunne
Wild from lost to found on the Pacific Crest Trail by Cheryl Strayed( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 1,605 libraries worldwide
A powerful, blazingly honest, inspiring memoir: the story of a 1,100 mile solo hike that broke down a young woman reeling from catastrophe--and built her back up again
Memoirs of a geisha by Arthur Golden( Sound Recording )
26 editions published between 1997 and 2011 in English and held by 1,410 libraries worldwide
We enter a world where appearances are paramount; where a girl's virginity is auctioned to the highest bidder; where women are trained to beguile the most powerful men; and where love is scorned as illusion. It is a unique and triumphant work of fiction--at once romantic, erotic, suspenseful--and completely unforgettable
The year of the flood by Margaret Atwood( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,082 libraries worldwide
Following a cataclysmic natural disaster, Adam One, leader of the religion known as God's Gardeners, and his followers make their way through an altered, depopulated world, while Ren, a performer trapped in a high-end sex club, and Toby, a God's Gardener barricaded inside a luxurious spa, try to decide how to proceed
Countdown by Iris Johansen( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 1,020 libraries worldwide
Orphaned at an early age, Jane grew up the hard way, but she was given a new life, a loving family, and a chance to pursue her interest in one of the greatest archaeological finds ever unearthed. Now someone was trying to destroy that new life before it could even get started. The past is returning with the kind of vengeance that knows no mercy. The countdown has already begun, and it's approaching zero faster than anyone thinks
Kabul Beauty School an American woman goes behind the veil by Deborah Rodriguez( Sound Recording )
12 editions published between 2006 and 2008 in English and held by 990 libraries worldwide
Soon after the fall of the Taliban, in 2001, Deborah Rodriguez went to Afghanistan as part of a humanitarian aid group. Surrounded by people whose skills--as doctors, nurses, and therapists--seemed eminently more practical than her own, Rodriguez, a hairdresser and mother from Michigan, despaired of being of any real use. Yet she found she had a gift for befriending Afghans, and once her profession became known she was eagerly sought out by Westerners desperate for a good haircut and by Afghan women, who have a long and proud tradition of running their own beauty salons. Thus the idea for the Kabul Beauty School was born. Within that small haven, the line between teacher and student quickly blurred as these vibrant women shared with Rodriguez their stories and their hearts, ultimately giving her the strength to leave her own unhealthy marriage and allow herself to love again, Afghan style
Son by Lois Lowry( Sound Recording )
6 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 954 libraries worldwide
Unlike the other Birthmothers in her utopian community, teenaged Claire forms an attachment to her baby, feeling a great loss when he is taken to the Nurturing Center to be adopted by a family unit
Firestorm by Iris Johansen( Sound Recording )
11 editions published between 2004 and 2007 in English and held by 934 libraries worldwide
For Kerry Murphy, the inferno is never far away. The flames of that long-ago night still burn in her nightmares: the heat, the choking smoke, the helplessness. She can never run fast enough ... Now Kerry works as an arson investigator with her evidence-sniffing dog, Sam. Together they're a great team, but her life is about to change in the time it takes to strike a match. The deadly flames of her past are back, and from out of the ashes a stranger appears. Who is Silver? And why has he chosen her in the desperate race to find a killer determined to ignite hell on earth? Kerry and Silver may not have a chance against a psychopath as coldhearted as his method is red-hot. To save themselves and the innocent lives at stake, Kerry will have to do what she hoped she'd never have to do: fight fire with fire
Blind alley by Iris Johansen( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 919 libraries worldwide
Every day brings a new challenge for the forensic sculptor Eve Duncan: identify the victim and help bring a criminal to justice. But Eve is about to meet her greatest challenge yet: a killer who is going to extraordinary lengths to obscure the identity of his victims. "Dunne moves Johansen's words from the page to the ear, delivering a story of the healing power of truth and love."
Killer heat by Linda A Fairstein( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2007 and 2009 in English and held by 912 libraries worldwide
The body of a young woman has been found in an abandoned building. The brutality of the murder is disturbing enough, but when a second body, beaten and disposed of in exactly the same manner, the city's top brass want the killer found fast. It becomes clear to Manhattan D.A. Alex Cooper and her team that time is not on their side
The Devil wears Prada by Lauren Weisberger( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 898 libraries worldwide
Andrea Sachs is the personal assistant to Miranda Priestly, the high-profile, fabulously successful editor of Runway magazine. As can be imagined, the relationship of Ms. Priestly to Ms. Sachs is one of unmitigated oppression, enormous egoism, and blatant disregard for human feeling. Andrea is given a series of increasingly degrading and mind-bogglingly menial tasks, and must complete all of them, around the clock, without complaint. What induces Andrea to suffer this treatment? It is the dangled promise that a recommendation from Miranda will get Andrea a top job at any magazine of her choosing. But as her burden increases, she realizes that she may have made a deal with the devil, and that the price of a future job may be her very soul
Bless this mouse by Lois Lowry( Sound Recording )
4 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 892 libraries worldwide
Mouse Mistress Hildegarde musters all her ingenuity to keep a large colony of church mice safe from the exterminator and to see that they make it through the dangerous Blessing of the Animals
MaddAddam [a novel] by Margaret Atwood( Sound Recording )
8 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 871 libraries worldwide
"Bringing together characters from Oryx and Crake and The Year of the Flood, this thrilling conclusion to Margaret Atwood's speculative fiction trilogy confirms the ultimate endurance of humanity, community, and love. Months after the Waterless Flood pandemic has wiped out most of humanity, Toby and Ren have rescued their friend Amanda from the vicious Painballers. They return to the MaddAddamite cob house, which is being fortified against man and giant Pigoon alike. Accompanying them are the Crakers, the gentle, quasihuman species engineered by the brilliant but deceased Crake. While their reluctant prophet, Jimmy--Crake's one-time friend--recovers from a debilitating fever, it's left to Toby to narrate the Craker theology, with Crake as Creator. She must also deal with cultural misunderstandings, terrible coffee, and her jealousy over her lover, Zeb. Meanwhile, Zeb searches for Adam One, founder of the God's Gardeners, the pacifist green religion from which Zeb broke years ago to lead the MaddAddamites in active resistance against the destructive CorpSeCorps. Now, under threat of an imminent Painballer attack, the MaddAddamites must fight back with the aid of their newfound allies, some of whom have four trotters. At the center is the extraordinary story of Zeb's past, which involves a lost brother, a hidden murder, a bear, and a bizarre act of revenge. Combining adventure, humor, romance, superb storytelling, and an imagination that is at once dazzlingly inventive and grounded in a recognizable world, MaddAddam is vintage Margaret Atwood, and a moving and dramatic conclusion to her internationally celebrated dystopian trilogy"--
Dead aim by Iris Johansen( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2011 in English and held by 844 libraries worldwide
Photojournalist Alex Graham bears witness to disasters that we should never forget. So when a dam breaks in Colorado, she goes on site, not only snapping pictures but also digging for survivors. Drawn off to a remote part of the site, she stumbles onto something nobody was meant to see : a man with a rifle, a helicopter crash, and an avalanche she believes buried evidence that the tragedy was far from natural
Fatal tide by Iris Johansen( Sound Recording )
8 editions published between 2003 and 2007 in English and held by 812 libraries worldwide
Iris Johansen invents another plucky heroine, Melis Nemid, in this high-stakes hunt for the legendary sunken island of Marinth. After a lifetime spent seeking refuge from the nightmares of her past, Melis has found comfort on a Caribbean island with two beloved dolphins and a staunch friend. But that haven is threatened when an oceanographer on the trail of Marinth's treasures is killed, leaving only Melis as his confidant. As a pack of vicious gold-diggers closes in on her, the only person who can help is Jed Kelby, a trust-fund playboy, ex-SEAL, and fellow oceanographer. But even he could be after the sunken treasure, and he might be more dangerous than the deadly opportunists he's supposed to protect Melis from
Audition by Barbara Walters( Sound Recording )
7 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 801 libraries worldwide
The television journalist chronicles the people, events, and forces that have shaped her life, discussing her relationships with family, friends, and others; her struggle to succeed in a man's world; and the interviews she has conducted during her forty-year career
A deeper sleep by Dana Stabenow( Sound Recording )
9 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 742 libraries worldwide
Kate is investigating a murder committed in Niniltna community where she lives, by Louis Deem who has managed to avoid justice for past crimes
Garlic and sapphires [the secret life of a critic in disguise] by Ruth Reichl( Sound Recording )
10 editions published between 2005 and 2007 in English and held by 718 libraries worldwide
"Ruth Reichl knows that to be a good restaurant critic you have to be anonymous, but when she signs up to be the most important restaurant critic in the country, her picture is posted in every four-star, low-star, and no-star kitchen in town. What's a critic in search of the truth to do?"--Container
Wit's end by Karen Joy Fowler( Sound Recording )
11 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 711 libraries worldwide
Rima Lanisell meets her godmother, Addison Early, a best selling mystery writer, and seeks to discover what her godmother's relationship with her father was
Temperatures rising by Sandra Brown( Sound Recording )
14 editions published between 2006 and 2011 in English and held by 708 libraries worldwide
To Chantal duPont, the people who want to build the new Coral Reef resort are enemies who can only destroy her tropical island home, but her perspective changes when she falls for developer Scout Ritland
No one to trust by Iris Johansen( Sound Recording )
7 editions published between 2002 and 2007 in English and held by 704 libraries worldwide
Rico Chavez is the most terrifying of killers. He is ruthless, charismatic, and has the resources to get whatever he wants. What Rico Chavez wants is Elena Kyler ... dead. Trained by the military as an assassin, Elena has always relied on herself until now. On the run from Chavez, her desperation leads her to seek help from Sean Galen. He is the most dangerous man she knows. In order to save her own life, she must learn to trust for the first time and find an ally in the most unsuspected places
 
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