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Atwood, Megan.

Summary: When popular, pretty classmate asks best friends Jinx and Jackson, high school sophomores, to investigate a haunting at her father's apartment, Jackson is sympathetic and convinces Jinx to trust him, despite her skepticism about Emily's true intentions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Pennypacker, Sara

Summary: While sorting through difficulties in her friendship with her neighbor Margaret, eight-year-old Clementine gains several unique hairstyles while also helping her father in his efforts to banish pigeons from the front of their apartment building.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2008

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Pennypacker, Sara

Summary: While sorting through difficulties in her friendship with her neighbor Margaret, eight-year-old Clementine gains several unique hairstyles while also helping her father in his efforts to banish pigeons from the front of their apartment building.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2006

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PEN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PEN

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Cole, Brock.

Summary: In nineteenth-century New York City, when Pa brings home a young turkey in hopes of saving money on their Christmas dinner, his family faces all sorts of trouble--and expense--in their tiny apartment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2011

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Tsarfati, Einat

Summary: As she climbs the seven stories to her own apartment, a little girl imagines what happens behind every door she passes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC TSA

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE TSA

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: Nine-year-old Pearl and her popular, thirteen-year-old sister, Lexie, do not get along very well, but when their grandfather moves in and the girls have to share a room, they must find common ground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2011

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MAR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAR

Choldenko, Gennifer

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Summary: Ten-year-old Liam and his two younger sisters, precocious third-grader Dakota and second-grader Izzy, who has Down syndrome, face the possibility of losing their beloved dog, Cupcake, who keeps urinating on their apartment's carpet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books, an imprint of Random House Children's Books 2019

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

Barnett, Mac

Summary: "A clever picture book about a multi-level apartment building's occupants and their many nighttime noises"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BAR

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BAR

Stead, Rebecca.

Summary: Seventh-grader Georges adjusts to moving from a house to an apartment, his father's efforts to start a new business, his mother's extra shifts as a nurse, being picked on at school, and Safer, a boy who wants his help spying on another resident of their building.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2012

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McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "The latest installment of Alexander McCall Smith's perennially popular and irresistibly charming 44 Scotland Street series. When Pat accepts her narcissistic ex-boyfriend Bruce's invitation for coffee, she has no idea of the complications in her romantic and professional life that will follow. Meanwhile, Matthew, her boss at the art gallery, attracts the attention of the police after a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCC

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Alcott, Kathleen.

Summary: Edith is a widowed landlady who rents apartments in her Brooklyn brownstone to an unlikely collection of humans, all deeply in need of shelter. Crippled in various ways--in spirit, in mind, in body, in heart--the renters struggle to navigate daily existence, and soon come to realize that Edith's deteriorating mind, and the menacing presence of her estranged, unscrupulous son, Owen, is the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALC

Mistry, Rohinton

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Faber 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIS

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: There is the surveyor who dreams of a membership in Muirfield golf club. There is the pushy Stockbridge mother. There is the intellectual lady who sees herself as part of a much larger world. These characters and more confront issues of trust, love, and loss.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION McCall-Smith

Fries, Claudia.

Summary: Dr. Fox, Henrietta Hen, and Nick Hare are worried when a pig moves into their building, but they are pleasantly surprised at what a good neighbor he turns out to be.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: FIC FRI

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: When Pat rents a room in Edinburgh, she acquires some interesting neighbors--including a pushy Stockbridge mother and her talented, sax-playing, five-year-old son. Her job at an art gallery hardly keeps her busy until she suspects one painting in the collection may be an undiscovered work by a Scottish master.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FICTION McCall-Smith

Bowman, Patty.

Summary: Hamweenie the cat dreams of fame, but is continually brought back to reality by the torment of his life in an apartment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BOW

Stine, R. L.

Summary: Noah is excited to learn that the new student lives in his building and is eager to make friends with him but soon begins to wonder about the new boy's behavior.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2013

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC STI

Koike, Mariko

Summary: "One of the most popular writers working in Japan today, Mariko Koike is a recognized master of detective fiction and horror writing. Known in particular for her hybrid works that blend these styles with elements of romance, The Graveyard Apartment is arguably Koike's masterpiece. Originally published in Japan in 1986, Koike's novel is the suspenseful tale of a young family that believes it has...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books, St. Martin's Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOI

Davick, Linda

Summary: "Mimi and her cat Marvin must adjust when an unexpected new neighbor moves into the Periwinkle Tower"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beach Lane Books 2018

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

Mistry, Rohinton

Summary: Rohinton Mistry's enthralling novel is at once a domestic drama and an intently observed portrait of present-day Bombay in all its vitality and corruption. At the age of seventy-nine, Nariman Vakeel, already suffering from Parkinson's disease, breaks an ankle and finds himself wholly dependent on his family. His step-children, Coomy and Jal, have a spacious apartment (in the inaptly named...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIS

Konami, Kanata

Summary: Follows the adventures of Chi, a mischievous kitten who is adopted by Yohei and his family, the Yamadas, even though their lease explicitly states pets are not allowed in their building.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc. 2011

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

Konami, Kanata

Summary: Kittens, at one point or another, have to set forth and explore the world. Chi goes wandering and learns the dangers of doing so, but it is also a point of feline growth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc. 2012

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Konami, Kanata

Summary: Follows the adventures of Chi, a mischievous kitten who is adopted by Yohei and his family, the Yamadas, even though their lease explicitly states pets are not allowed in their building.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc. 2011

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Konami, Kanata

Summary: Follows the adventures of Chi, a mischievous kitten who is adopted by Yohei and his family, the Yamadas, even though their lease explicitly states pets are not allowed in their building.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vertical, Inc. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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