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The last laugh —Ardagh, Arjuna.

You know life is bad when suicide feels like your best option - and that's just how Matt Thomson was feeling about his life until a chance encounter at a diner changes everything. After calling the phone number slipped t...

In 27 days —Gervais, Alison, author.

Hadley Jamison is shocked when she hears that her classmate, Archer Morales, has committed suicide. She didn't know the quiet, reserved guy that well, but that doesn't stop her from feeling there was something she could ...

Just say goodbye

After enduring years of abuse from his alcoholic father and the school bully Chase, Jesse Peterson tells his best friend Sarah that he plans on committing suicide. After promising to tell no one, Sarah finds it upon hers...

The homesman —Swarthout, Glendon, 1918-1992.
Large Print
2014
Availability: 2 of 2

Four women in the isolated frontier territory go mad, and it is up to the unlikely combination of homesteader Mary Bee Cuddy and ne'er-do-well Briggs to escort them east to safety.

The greats —Ellis, Deborah, 1960- author.

"Winning a national high-school geography competition should be the high point of Jomon's life. So why does he find himself running through the streets of Georgetown, Guyana, later that same night -- so angry and despera...

Caterpillars can't swim —Shaw, Liane, 1959- author.

"Two boys look to the water for escape, but for very different reasons. For sixteen-year-old Ryan, the water is where he finds his freedom. Ever since childhood, when he realized that he would never walk like other peopl...

Standing strong —Robinson, Gary, 1950- author.

After a failed suicide attempt, seventeen-year-old Rhonda Runningcrane is inspired to help a crew protesting against an oil company running a pipeline through sacred Native land in North Dakota.

The other side of silence : a novel of suspense —Pronzini, Bill.

Driving into Death Valley to clear his mind when his wife files for divorce, Rick Fallon saves the life of Casey Dunbar and learns about the events that drove her to despair, a story that brings him to Las Vegas on a que...

Come and be killed —Smith, Shelley, 1912-
Large Print
2017
Availability: 2 of 3

Prescribed a holiday out of London to recover from nervous exhaustion, Florence Brown is betrayed and furious when her sister refuses to accompany her. An unsuccessful attempt to take her own life sees her dispatched to ...

Le amiche

A young woman returns to her home town of Turin to set up a new fashion salon and gets involved with a troubled woman and her three wealthy friends.

Something wild

A complex exploration of the physical and emotional effects of trauma. A college student attempts suicide after a brutal sexual assault but is stopped by a mechanic whose kindness, however, soon takes an unsettling turn....

The virgin suicides

In a quiet Michigan community in the mid-1970s, neighborhood boys try to piece together the lives of the five Lisbon sisters, kept isolated by their over-protective parents.

A long way down —Hornby, Nick.

Follows four depressed people from their aborted suicide attempts on New Year's Eve through the surprising developments that occur over the following three months.

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