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The stars are not yet bells

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Off the coast of Georgia, near Savannah, generations have been tempted by strange blue lights in the sky near an island called Lyra. At the height of WWII, impressionable young Elle Ranier leaves New York City to forge a new life together on the island with her new husband, Simon. There they will live for decades, raising a family while waging a quixotic campaign to find the source of the mysterious blue offshore light—and the elusive minerals rumored to lurk beneath the surface. Fifty years later,  Elle looks back at her life on the mysterious island—and at a secret she herself has guarded for decades. As her memory recedes into the mists of Alzheimer’s disease, her life seems a tangle of questions: How did her husband’s business, now shuttered, survive so long without ever finding the legendary Lyra stones? How did her own life crumble under treatment for depression? And what became of Gabriel—the handsome, raffish other man who came to the island with them and risked everything to follow the lights? Darkly romantic and deeply haunting, The Stars Are Not Yet Bells pulls us into a story of the tantalizing, faithless relationship between ourselves and the lives and souls we leave behind. 

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Geneva Public Library ASSADI (Text)
First Floor Fiction
52118301149008
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Gorham Free Library FIC ASSADI (Text)
Adult Fiction
52119300227886
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Lyons Public Library F Ass (Text)
Adult Fiction
52141300597811
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Macedon Public Library FIC ASS (Text)
Adult Fiction
52121300712321
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Newark Public Library FIC ASS (Text)
Adult Fiction
52125300938067
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10/04/2022
Sodus Community Library FIC ASS (Text)
Adult Fiction
52148300566274
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08/25/2022
Victor Farmington Library ASS (Text)
Adult Fiction
52128300988413
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Walworth-Seely Public Library FIC Assadi (Text)
Adult Fiction
52129301004762
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