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Almond, David.

Summary: Mina loves the night. While everyone else is in a deep slumber, she gazes out the window, witness to the moon's silvery light. In the stillness, she can even hear her own heart beating. This is when Mina feels that anything is possible and her imagination is set free. A blank notebook lies on the table. It has been there for what seems like forever. Mina has proclaimed in the past that she...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Children's Books 2011

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Almond, David

Summary: Coming of age in the shadow of northern England's shipyards, young Dominic is torn between the extremes of his shipbuilder family's lifestyle, a complex bully to whom he finds himself irresistibly drawn, and the tightrope-walking girl he loves.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

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

Almond, David

Summary: Helped by a very long ladder, some unusual acquaintances, two rather worried parents, and a great deal of community spirit, a young English boy makes an astonishing discovery when he embarks on a mission to prove that the moon is nothing but a big hole in the sky.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Almond 2010

Almond, David

Summary: "One hot summer morning, only weeks after his father's death, Davie steps out his front door into the familiar streets of the Tyneside town that has always been his home. But this seemingly ordinary day takes on an air of mystery and tragedy as the residents learn that a boy has been killed. Despite the threat of a murderer on the loose, Davie turns away from the gossip and sets off toward the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC ALM

Almond, David

Summary: A dark, powerful and moving short story from the internationally acclaimed author of Skellig. Joe Quinn tells everyone about the poltergeist in his house, but no one believes him. No one that is, except for Davey. He's felt the inexplicable presence in the rooms, he's seen random objects fly through the air. And there's something else ... a memory of his beloved sister, and a feeling deep down...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 ALM

Almond, David

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Kit goes to live with his grandfather in the decaying coal mining town of Stoneygate, England, and finds both the old man and the town haunted by ghosts of the past.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2000

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC ALM

Almond, David

Summary: Claire witnesses a love so dramatic it is as if Ella Grey has been captured and taken from her, but the loss of her best friend to the arms of Orpheus is nothing compared to the loss she feels when Ella is taken from the world in this modern take on the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice set in Northern England.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2015

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

Summary: Combines evocative photographs and illustrations in a treasury of stories by eleven international writers that were inspired by artifacts connected to World War I.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

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