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Dimmig, Brenna

Summary: After he finds out he's undocumented, seventeen-year-old high school student Osmel fears he won't be able to pursue his dream of becoming a meteorologist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: West 44 Books, an imprint of Enslow Publishing 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DIM

Ko, Lisa

Summary: "One morning, Deming Guo's mother, an undocumented Chinese immigrant named Polly, goes to her job at the nail salon and never comes home. With his mother gone, eleven-year-old Deming is left with no one to care for him. He is eventually adopted by two white college professors who move him from the Bronx to a small town upstate. Set in New York and China, the Leavers is the story of how one boy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2017

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Grippando, James

Summary: Julia Rodriguez and her teenage daughter Beatriz escaped bloodthirsty gangs, random violence and, Julia's abusive husband back in El Salvador. Arriving in Miami, mother and daughter struggled to carve their own piece of the American dream. While life in the States is hard, it is safer, until Julia's rejects her boss's unwanted sexual advances. Suddenly--thanks to an "anonymous" tip to U. S....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC GRI

De la Cruz, Melissa

Summary: After learning of her family's illegal immigrant status, Jasmine realizes that college may be impossible and that deportation is a real threat, uncertainties she endures as she falls for the son of a congressman who opposes an immigration reform bill.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seventeen Fiction from Harlequin Teen 2016

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction De La Cruz 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DEL

Duboff, A.K.

Summary: Everything Elle Hartmut and her friends thought they knew about the alien menace--and the nature of their universe--is wrong. With mounting evidence that the aliens behind the Darkness reside on a hyperdimensional plane above spacetime, Elle and the Dark Sentinels will need a new approach to win. However, preventing the impending alien invasion will test their team in ways they never...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BDL Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DUB

Duboff, A.K.

Summary: After a routine reset on her homeworld, Elle Hartmut instead awakens on a spaceship. Her body is different, she has new magical abilities, and she's told that the fate of known civilization is in her hands. An alien Darkness is corrupting the crystalline network across the settled worlds. Elle and a team of talented companions--strangers imbued with special abilities like her own--must embark...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BDL Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DUB

Duboff, A.K.

Summary: An alien fleet is coming. Elle Hartmut and her friends are the Hegemony's best chance for fighting back, but they'll need to head straight into enemy territory in order to identify the Darkness' origin. The Hegemony is out of time... and the war may already be lost before it even starts. The only chance for salvation is the mysterious shard of the Master Crystal, supposedly capable of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BDL Press 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DUB

Alvarez, Julia

Summary: A literature professor tries to rediscover who she is after the sudden death of her husband, even as a series of family and political jolts force her to ask what we owe those in crisis in our families, biological or otherwise.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Deaver, Jeffery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2002

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M DEA

Feist, Raymond E.

Summary: The Conclave of Shadows battles the villainous sorcerer Belasco and his demon servants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Eos 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FEI

Harrison, Mette Ivie

Summary: "The fourth installment in Mette Ivie Harrison's nationally bestselling Linda Wallheim mystery series, set in Mormon Utah, explores the effects of alienation, immigration, and extortion from the inner workings of the Mormon church. Now that all five of her sons have left home, Mormon bishop's wife Linda Wallheim has quite a bit of time on her hands, most of which she spends worrying about the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Crime 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Alexander, William (William Joseph)

Summary: Gabe Fuentes, Earth's current ambassador, along with alien ambassador Kaen, and previous ambassador Nadia, set out on a journey to stop the Outlast from destroying every known species and civilization.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ALE

Gilbert, Kelly Loy

Summary: Danny Cheng, a Chinese-American teen, grapples with a dangerous revelation about his parents' past, his plans for the future, and his feelings for his best friend, Harry Wong.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC GIL

Allende, Isabel

Summary: A minor traffic accident becomes the catalyst for an unexpected and moving love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Richard Bowmaster, a 60-year-old human rights scholar, hits the car of Evelyn Ortega, a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala, in the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes an...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Schroeder, Kristen

Summary: When a mysterious red orb appears one day, the vegetables are not sure what to make of it and they decide that it must be an alien tomato, but Gopher is not convinced.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Kids 2020

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Salazar, Aida

Summary: Nine-year-old Betita and her parents fled Mexico after her uncle was killed by the cartels, and settled in Los Angeles seeking political asylum and safety in what her father calls Aztlan, the land of the cranes; but now they have been swept up by by the government's Immigration Customs Enforcement, her father deported back to Mexico, and Betita and her mother confined in a family detention...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

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Cisneros, Ernesto

Summary: While his father works two jobs, seventh-grader Efrén Nava must take care of his twin siblings, kindergartners Max and Mia, after their mother is deported to Mexico. Includes glossary of Spanish words.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2020

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Marquardt, Marie F.

Summary: After being mugged, seventeen-year-old Gretchen is still struggling to deal with her fears when she meets Phoenix, an eighteen-year-old immigrant from El Salvador.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MAR

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC MAR

Phillips, Caryl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PHI

Alvarez, Julia

Summary: "A literature professor tries to rediscover who she is after the sudden death of her husband, even as a series of family and political jolts force her to ask what we owe those in crisis in our families, biological or otherwise"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2020

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALV

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Alvarez 2020

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Chandler-Willis, Lynn

Summary: "On the run from a double-cross, Las Vegas private investigator Gypsy Moran shows up unexpectedly at his sister Rhonda's house in Wink, Texas. She introduces Gypsy to one of her former students, 12-year-old Tatum McCallen, who is in need of Gypsy's services. Tatum wants to hire Gypsy to investigate his father Ryce's alleged suicide. His dad was a deputy with the Sheriff's department and was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIL

Adams, Lorraine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ADA

Torres, Steven.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOR

Allende, Isabel

Summary: "In the Midst of Winter begins with a minor traffic accident--which becomes the catalyst for an unexpected and moving love story between two people who thought they were deep into the winter of their lives. Richard Bowmaster--a 60-year-old human rights scholar--hits the car of Evelyn Ortega--a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala--in the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn. What at first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC ALL

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