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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.

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

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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.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Toon Books 2012

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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

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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 Collection, 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

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

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

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...

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

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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...

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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.

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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,...

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

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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.

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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.

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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.

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

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Semple, Maria.

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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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2012

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Lovecraft, H. P. (Howard Phillips)

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

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arkham House 1985

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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 Symmes's Hole, an opening that supposedly leads into the center of a hollow Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTempest 2007

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FICTION McCaughrean

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

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

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Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Press 1983

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAT

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...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2010

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

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: On December 7th, 1941, five brothers exploring a small island off the coast of Washington State make an extraordinary discovery, only to be interrupted by news of the Pearl Harbor attack. In the present, Cabrillo, chasing the remnants of a crashed satellite in the Argentina, stumbles upon a shocking revelation of his own. His search to untangle the mystery leads him to that small island and its...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2010

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Cus

Kurtz, Chris

Summary: "Flora the pig ditches the sedentary life on the farm for an adventure in Antarctica, where she escapes the knife and lives her dream of pulling a sled with a team of dogs"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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

Semple, Maria.

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Summary: To her Microsoft-guru husband, Bernadette is a fearlessly opinionated partner; to fellow private-school mothers in Seattle, she's a disgrace; to design mavens, she's a revolutionary architect; and to 15-year-old Bee, she's a best friend and, simply, Mom. Bee has aced her report card and claimed her reward: a family trip to Antarctica. For Bernadette, who has become increasingly agoraphobic,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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