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Oh, Those Manly Men!

November 2005

All of us enjoy reading about the exploits of men who seem almost like superheroes. They meet their opponents head-on, can reduce subordinates to jelly with just a look, and yet their combination of strength and sensitivity can set any gal's heart fluttering. Enjoy the following tales of action, adventure, suspense, mystery and even romance featuring our "Manly Men".

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Tanus & Taita

Spenser & Hawk

Other Spenser & Hawk Titles

Sidney Carton



Robert Kincaid


Rhett Butler

Phillip Marlowe

Other Phillip Marlowe Titles

Percy Blakeney

Mr. Darcy

Lucas Davenport

Other Lucas Davenport Titles

John Blackthorne

Joe Morelli & Ranger

Other Joe Morelli & Ranger Titles

Jamie Fraser

Other Jame Fraser Titles

James Bond

Other James Bond Titles

Jack Ryan

Other Jack Ryan Titles

Jack Reacher

Other Jack Reacher Titles


Harry Bosch

Other Harry Bosch Titles

Edward Rochester

Dirk Pitt

Other Dirk Pitt Titles


Cyrano de Bergerac

Captain Blood

Atticus Finch

Abe Lieberman

Other Abe Lieberman Titles

List Created By

Ruth Greenberg

Collection Development/Catalog Librarian, BCCLS


Patricia Loughnane

Executive Secretary/Office Manager, BCCLS


Michele Skowronski

Assistant Director, Cliffside Park Public Library


Michele Reutty

Director, Hasbrouck Heights Free Public Library


Joanne Roukens

Executive Director, Highlands Regional Library Cooperative


Arlene Sahraie

Library Services Director, BCCLS


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