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Viva, Frank

Summary: A boy and a mouse take a bumpy sea journey to the majestic expanses of the Antarctic, where they see the sights and meet new friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight, a division of ABDO 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 VIV

Robinson, Kim Stanley.

Summary: A group of radical environmentalists struggles to find a way to save the natural beauty of Antarctica from the politicians who are fighting for control of its natural resources.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Viva, Frank.

Summary: A boy and a mouse take a bumpy sea journey to the majestic expanses of the Antarctic, where they see the sights and meet new friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Toon Books 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 VIV

McCaughrean, Geraldine.

Summary: Taken to Antarctica by the man she thinks of as her uncle for what she believes to be a vacation, Symone--a troubled fourteen year old--discovers that he is dangerously obsessed with seeking Symme's Hole, an opening that supposedly leads into the center of a hollow Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTempest 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Harrison, Payne.

Summary: In the near future, a Soviet-American geological expedition is drilling deep below the Ross Ice Shelf in the shadow of volcanic Mount Erebus. When an astouding discovery is made by the expedition, it leads to a confrontation between the two superpowers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 1991

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Longo, Jennifer

Summary: Devastated when her dream of becoming a professional ballerina falls through, seventeen-year-old Harper Scott takes a job as a research assistant, wintering over at McMurdo, a U.S. science station at the tip of Antarctica where, for the first time, she considers other possible futures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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

Patterson, James

Summary: While on a mission to Antarctica to save the world from global warming, fourteen-year-old Maximum Ride and the other members of the Flock--a band of genetically modified children who can fly--are pursued by their creator, the Uber-Director, who wants to auction them off to the highest bidder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION PAT

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Paperback, Call number: YA FIC PAT

Cussler, Clive

Summary: "Kurt Austin races to Antarctica to stop a chilling plot that imperils the entire planet. After a former NUMA colleague disappears while researching the icebergs of Antarctica, Kurt Austin and his assistant Joe Zavala embark for the freezing edge of the world to investigate. Even as they confront perilous waters and frigid temperatures, they are also are up against a terrifying man-made...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2021

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

Franco

Summary: To find the evil Mr. Bones, the young dino tracker, Mike Evans and his best friend, Shannon, follow a trail of fossils to an ancient dinosaur graveyard. The dino fossils Mr. Bones thought were in Australia are actually in Antarctica! But make no bones about it-- this villain still intends to cover every continent with his reborn dinosaur followers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED FRA

Khoury, Raymond.

Summary: In this gripping thriller, a scientific expedition in Antarctic stops for a live news feed. As the CNN journalist Gracie Logan begins her report, a massive, shimmering sphere of light suddenly appears in the sky, enveloping the ship in luminous white light before disappearing as mysteriously as it arrived--the entire event witnessed by an incredulous world audience. Back in Boston, Matt...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2009

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

Tabor, James M.

Summary: When a zealous group of scientists launches a plot to release a pandemic virus to end overpopulation, microbiologist Hallie Leland must battle against the elements and an increasingly tense situation at the South Pole to save the world from annihilation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TAB

Shelby, Ashley

Summary: " Do you have digestion problems due to stress? Do you have problems with authority? How many alcoholic drinks do you consume a week? Would you rather be a florist or a truck driver? These are the questions that decide who has what it takes to live at South Pole Station, a place with an average temperature of -54°F and no sunlight for six months a year. Cooper Gosling is adrift at thirty,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2017

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

Cussler, Clive

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: In the early days of World War II, the infamous German Luftwaffe embark upon an expedition to Antarctica, hoping to set up a military base to support their goal of world domination. Though the military outpost never comes to fruition, what the Nazis find on the icy continent indeed proves dangerous...and will have implications far into the future. In the present day, Kurt Austin and his...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2021

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Reilly, Matthew

Summary: "Antarctica is the last unconquered continent, a murderous expanse of howling winds, blinding whiteouts and deadly crevasses. On the edge of Antarctica is Wilkes Station. Beneath Wilkes Station is the gate to hell itself..."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Paperbacks 1900

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REI

Nye, Bill

Summary: Traveling to Antarctica for a prestigious science competition, twelve-year-old Jack and his genius foster siblings, Ava and Matt, become caught up in a mystery involving a missing scientist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2017

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

Fawcett, Heather (Heather M.)

Summary: Unable to control her tendency to burst into flame, twelve-year-old Ember, a dragon transformed into a girl by her foster father, is sent to Antarctica where she tries to save ice dragons from extinction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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

Semple, Maria.

Summary: When her notorious, hilarious, volatile, talented, troubled, and agoraphobic mother goes missing, teenage Bee begins a trip that takes her to the ends of the Earth to find her. Bernadette Fox is notorious. To her Microsoft-guru husband, she is a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she is a disgrace; to design mavens, she is a revolutionary architect, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SEM

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION SEM

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Semple 2012

Lovecraft, H. P. (Howard Phillips)

Summary: Presents a collection of horror stories, combining scientific knowledge with an imaginative perception of the human mind.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arkham House 1985

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Beaufort, Simon.

Summary: Having spent the summer conducting fieldwork on stark Livingston Island, marine biologist Andrew Berrister is looking forward to returning to civilization. But his final days in Antarctica take an unexpected turn when it becomes clear that he and his small group of scientists are not alone on the island. Deducing that the intruders are a crew of illegal whalers, the scientists face an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Riddle, A. G.

Summary: Dr. Kate Warner left California for Jakarta, Indonesia to escape her past. She has yet to put her life back together, but she has made a remarkable discovery: a cure for autism. But when two children in her research study are abducted, Kate is plunged into a world of intrigue and conspiracies. She quickly learns that her work is not what it seems. Her research could rewrite everything we know...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.G. Riddle 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RID

Batchelor, John Calvin.

Summary: A group of American expatriates and their children, living in Sweden, find themselves battling for survival with desperate guerrilla bands on forbidding archipelagos in Antarctica and South America

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Press 1983

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAT

Brockmeier, Kevin.

Summary: All residents of the City have recently died, and they will remain in the City only as long as someone still living on Earth remembers them. On Earth, however, the population has been devastated by terrible pandemic. Laura Byrd, isolated at an Antarctic research station, is running low on supplies and has only her memories to comfort her. The people of the City realize Laura is the common...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BRO

Cussler, Clive.

Summary: In December 7, 1941, five brothers exploring a shaft on an island off the coast of Washington State make an extraordinary discovery, but a tragic accident suspends further investigation. In the present, Juan Cabrillo and his Oregon team, chasing the remanants of a crashed satellite in the Argentine jungle, stumble upon a shocking revelation. His efforts to untangle the mystery lead first to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2010

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

Bolton, S. J.

Summary: "No matter how far you run, some secrets will always catch up with you... The remote Antarctic island of South Georgia is about to send off its last boat of the summer - which signifies safety to resident glaciologist Felicity Lloyd. Felicity lives in fear - fear that her ex-husband Freddie will find her, even out here. She took a job on this isolated island to hide from him, but now that he's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOL

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