Women of a Certain Age

Savor stories of women navigating through the adventure and adversity that comes with a well-lived life.  All of these titles are located in the Adult Fiction section of the Library.


Ansa, Tina McElroy. You Know Better. 2002.

Berg, Elizabeth. The Last Time I Saw You. 2010.
     Also available: Large Type, CDeBook, eAudiobook   

Buchan, Elizabeth. Revenge of the Middle-aged Woman. 2002.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Chiaverini, Jennifer. The Aloha Quilt. 2010.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Clayton, Meg Waite. The Four Mrs. Bradwells. 2011.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Dallas, Sandra. Prayers for Sale. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Daniels, Leslie. Cleaning Nabokov’s House. 2011.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Dorner, Marjorie. Seasons of Sun and Rain. 1999.

Fielding, Joy. Now You See Her. 2011.
     Also available: CD

Gates, Nancy Gotter. Sand Castles. 2009.

Goldsmith, Olivia. The First Wives Club. 1992.

Hustvedt, Siri. The Summer without Men. 2011.

Ironside, Virginia. No! I Don’t Want to Join a Book Club: Diary of a 60th Year. 2006.
     Also available: Large Type

Isaacs, Susan. Long Time No See. 2001.
     Also available: Large Type

Jen, Gish. World and Town. 2010.
     Also available: CD

Johnson, Todd. The Sweet By and By. 2009.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Kidd, Sue Monk. The Mermaid Chair. 2005.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

King, Cassandra. Queen of Broken Hearts. 2007.

Lamott, Anne. Blue Shoe. 2002.
     Also available: CD, Large Type

Landvik, Lorna. Angry Housewives Eating Bon Bons. 2003.
     Also available: Large Type

Lipman, Elinor. Then She Found Me. 1990.
     Also available: CD

Mapson, Jo-Ann. Solomon’s Oak. 2010.
     Also available: CD

Miller, Sue. The Senator’s Wife. 2008.
     Also available: CD

O’Nan, Stuart. Wish You Were Here. 2002.

Pearson, Allison. I Think I Love You. 2010. (Adult Chick Lit PEA).
     Also available: CD

Quindlen, Anna. Rise and Shine. 2006.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook, eAudiobook

Ray, Jeanne. Calling Invisible Women. 2012.

Ross, Ann B. Miss Julia Speaks Her Mind. 1999.

Samuel, Barbara. Madame Mirabou’s School of Love. 2006.

Shaffer, Louise. The Three Miss Margarets. 2003.

Shreve, Anita. A Wedding in December. 2005.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook

Smith, Haywood. The Red Hat Club. 2003.
     Also available: CD

Smith, Lee. The Last Girls. 2002.
     Also available: CD, eAudiobook

Sparks, Nicholas. The Best of Me. 2011.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook

Strout, Elizabeth. Olive Kitteridge. 2008.
     Also available: Large Type, CD, eBook

Thayer, Nancy. The Hot Flash Club. 2003.
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Tuck, Lily. I Married You for Happiness. 2011.

Tyler, Anne. Digging to America. 2006.
     Also available: eBook, Digital Player

Walbert, Kate. Our Kind. 2004.

Weiner, Jennifer. Certain Girls. 2008. (Adult Chick Lit WEI).
     Also available: Large Type, CD

Wells, Rebecca. Divine Secrets of the Ya-Ya Sisterhood. 1996.
     Also available: Large Type, CD 

Wolitzer, Meg. The Wife. 2003.