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Dabos, Christelle

Summary: "Plain-spoken, headstrong Ophelia cares little about appearances. Her ability to read the past of objects is unmatched in all of Anima and, what's more, she possesses the ability to travel through mirrors, a skill passed down to her from previous generations. Her idyllic life is disrupted, however, when she is promised in marriage to Thorn, a taciturn and influential member of a distant clan....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2018

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Mejia, Tehlor Kay

Summary: At the Medio School for Girls, distinguished young women are trained for one of two roles in their society: running a husband's household or raising his children. Both paths promise luxury. Daniela Vargas is the top student, but her pedigree is a lie she must keep up or be sent back to the strife of the lower class. But then she is asked to spy for a resistance group fighting for equality.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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

Mead, Richelle

Summary: "Tamsin Wright is unstoppable. She must become the Glittering Court's diamond: the girl with the highest test scores, the most glamorous wardrobe, and the greatest opportunities to match with an elite suitor in the New World. Training alongside other girls in the Glittering Court, Tamsin immerses herself completely in lessons about etiquette, history, and music--everything a high-society wife...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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Garber, Stephanie.

Summary: Scarlett has never left the tiny island where she and her beloved sister, Tella, live with their ruthless father. Now Scarlett's father has arranged a marriage for her, and Scarlett thinks her dreams of seeing Caraval, the legendary, once-a-year performance where the audience participates in the show, are over. But this year, Scarlett's long-dreamt-of invitation finally arrives. With the help...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2017

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

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2 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC GAR

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

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

Dabos, Christelle

Summary: "When Ophelia is promoted to Vice-storyteller by Farouk, the ancestral Spirit of Pole, she finds herself unexpectedly thrust into the public spotlight. her gift--the ability to read the secret history of objects--is now known by all, and there can be no greater threat to the nefarious denizens of her icy adopted home than this. Beneath the golden rafters of Pole's capitol, she discovers that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Europa Editions 2019

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

De la Cruz, Melissa

Summary: In an alternative past where the Franco-British Empire controls the world's only source of magic, Princess Marie-Victoria, heir to the throne, and Aelwyn Myrddyn, a bastard mage, rekindle their childhood friendship as they plot to save Marie from a loveless, political marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: Y FICTION DEL

Fisher, Catherine

Summary: To free herself from an upcoming arranged marriage, Claudia, the daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, a futuristic prison with a mind of its own, decides to help a young prisoner escape.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

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

Salerni, Dianne K.

Summary: Returning to her hometown of Catawissa, Pennsylvania, in 1867 to marry a man she has never met, seventeen-year-old Verity Boone gets caught up in the a mystery surrounding the graves of her mother and aunt and a dangerous hunt for Revolutionary-era gold.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2013

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

Hodge, Rosamund

Summary: Betrothed to the demon who rules her country and trained all her life to kill him, seventeen-year-old Nyx Triskelion must now fulfill her destiny and move to the castle to be his wife.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Khan, Sabina

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Rukhsana Ali is looking forward to going to Caltech and getting away from her conservative Muslim parents' expectation that she will marry, especially since she is in love with her girlfriend Ariana--but when her parents catch her kissing Ariana, they whisk Rukhsana off to Bangladesh and a world of tradition and arranged marriages, and she must find the courage to fight for...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

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

Michaelis, Antonia.

Summary: Sold to be the eighth wife of a rich and cruel merchant, Safia, also called Raka, tries to escape her fate by telling stories of Farhad the thief, his companion Nitish the white tiger, and their travels across India to retrieve a famous jewel that will save a kidnapped princess from becoming the bride of a demon king.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2008

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Springer, Nancy.

Summary: While fourteen-year-old Enola Holmes endeavors to save her friend Lady Cecily Alistair from an unwelcome arranged marriage, she meets with some assistance from her older brother, Sherlock, and interference by the eldest, Mycroft.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2008

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

Wilde, Lori.

Summary: Brady Talmadge was a cowboy with five unbreakable rules: 1) Never pick up a pretty hitchhiker; 2) Avoid damsels in distress; 3) Never order chili at a truck stop; 4) Always trust your gut; 5) Never tell a lie... This is what happened when he broke all his rules...and got into a whole lot of trouble! On the run from an arranged marriage, Princess Annabella of Monesta dons the guise of a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

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Chance, Megan

Summary: When her family falls into ruin in Victorian New York, Grace Knox must enter into a loveless marriage with Patrick Devlin to save them all, but everything changes when she falls for the mysterious and magical stableboy Diarmid.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Skyscape 2014

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Burrowes, Grace.

Summary: Forced to marry for money to save the family estate, the Earl of Balfour devises a strategy to win the heart of Genie Daniels, a rich English heiress, until he meets her poor cousin Augusta, forcing him to choose between family duty and love.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Ahdieh, Renée

Summary: The daughter of a prominent samurai, Mariko is targeted by bandits who wish to stop her arranged marriage, a situation that compels her to infiltrate the gang, disguised as a boy, to track down the person responsible for the target on her back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2017

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

Holland, Cecelia

Summary: As his mother, Queen Marioza, delays her impending nuptials to a man she despises, Jeon searches for his mute twin, Tirza, who needs to be present for the wedding, but their reunion is short lived when they are attacked by a powerful dragon who spirits Tirza away undersea.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOL

Linka, Catherine.

Summary: After a synthetic hormone in beef kills fifty million American women, seventeen-year-old Avie struggles for a normal life in a world where teenaged girls are a valuable commodity, but when her father contracts her to marry a rich, older man, Avie decidesto run away with her childhood friend and revolutionary, Yates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2014

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

Chance, Megan

Summary: Grace discovers that she must fulfill an ancient prophecy and choose between two groups of Irish warriors, the Fomori and the Fianna.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC CHA

Beaty, Erin

Summary: "Sage Fowler, the apprentice to a matchmaker, becomes a spy for the army to uncover a treasonous plot and finds herself entangled in a romance with a soldier"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Imprint 2017

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Hanna, Janice.

Summary: Belinda Bauer lives in a town filled with farmers and railroad men in need of wives, so why not set herself up as marriage broker?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Summerside Press 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hanna 2009

Jalaluddin, Uzma

Summary: Ayesha Shamsi has a lot going on. Her dreams of being a poet have been set aside for a teaching job so she can pay off her debts to her wealthy uncle. She lives with her boisterous Muslim family and is always being reminded that her flighty younger cousin, Hafsa, is close to rejecting her one hundredth marriage proposal. Though Ayesha is lonely, she doesn't want an arranged marriage. Then she...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2019

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

Lindsey, Johanna

Summary: Some young ladies marry for money and social standing, a few lucky ones marry for love - but Tiffany Warren is marrying to end a feud. Honoring her mother's promise, Tiffany reluctantly travels west to meet her estranged father and his enemy's eldest son, rancher Hunter Callahan. But in the chaos of a train robbery, Tiffany seizes the opportunity to assume the identity of her father's new...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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

Dunant, Sarah.

Summary: In the declining years of the rule of the Medici over Renaissance Florence, an atmosphere of enlightenment and sophistication prevailed; gorgeous art, relaxed mores, and intellectual freedom were the order of the day. But the puritan ideologue Savonarola began to exert ever more control over the city, and was turning it, bit by bit, into a totalitarian theocratic city-state, burning art and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUN