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Ward, J. R.

Summary: "Anne Ashburn is a woman consumed . . . By her bitter family legacy, by her scorched career as a firefighter, by her obsession with department bad-boy Danny McGuire, and by a new case that pits her against a fiery killer. Strong-willed Anne was fearless and loved the thrill of fighting fires, pushing herself to be the best. But when one risky decision at a warehouse fire changes her life...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WAR

French, Gillian

Summary: A tragic local mystery from the past is blown wide open when a girl from the poor side of town infiltrates a group of reckless, wealthy boys and uncovers more than she could have imagined.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Miller, Sue

Summary: A series of summer house fires exposes deep social faults in the hometown of Frankie Rowley, who makes unsettling discoveries about her aging parents while engaging in an affair with a local journalist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Miller 2014

Snicket, Lemony.

Summary: Young Lemony Snicket investigates a rash of fires that have plagued the town of Stain'd-by-the-Sea, revealing secrets that involve the Department of Education and the notorious villain Hangfire.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown & Company

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SNI

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION SNI

Warren, Susan May

Summary: Deputy Sam Brooks believes Sierra Rose is the perfect girl for him. Safe, practical, and organized, she's nothing like her hippie, impulsive, bleeding heart sister, Willow. He doesn't know Willow's been in love with him for years. To purge Sam from her heart, she focuses on nabbing the job as youth pastor for her small-town church. When they are stranded in the forbidding wilderness of Glacier...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION WAR

Bojanowski, Marc

Summary: Nolan Jackson is a journeyman carpenter by trade and a wanderer by nature. And in 2007, while fellow Americans fight in the Iraq and Afghanistan wars, Nolan roams, traveling between jobs building tract homes across the West. Following a shocking workplace accident in Las Vegas, he uproots himself from the tentative relationships he has made and heads towards the ocean.On his way he passes...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Camilleri, Andrea

Summary: The day gets off to a bad start: trying to break up a fight on Marinella beach, Montalbano hits the wrong man and is stopped by the Carabinieri. At the office, the inspector learns about a strange abduction: a woman was abducted, drugged, and then released unharmed a few hours later. A few days later, the same thing happens again. The only link: both women are thirty years old and work in a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC CAM

Saldin, Erin

Summary: Ana, Davis, Erik, and Georgie, bound together by tragedy, want nothing more than to escape the small tourist town of Gold Fork, but an arsonist and the return of long-lost family members force them to confront the past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: From out of the shadows comes this final collection of hard-to-find noir classics: The Crimson Kimono (1959); The Lineup (1958); The Shadow in the Window (1956); The Long Haul (1957); Pickup Alley (1957); The Tijuana Story (1957); She Played with Fire (1957); The Case Against Brooklyn (1958); and Man on a String (1960).

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY NOI

Byler, Linda.

Summary: "The Witnesses is the third novel in Amish novelist, Linda Byler's current series, "Lancaster Burning." Byler takes readers inside the home of the leader of the local Amish community, Davey Beiler, who finds himself at the center of mounting fear and controversy. Fires have destroyed two more nearby Amish barns, and many of the farmers are ready to ask for police protection, an unheard of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Good Books 2015

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Grant, Andrew

Summary: "Detective Devereaux is hot on the heels of an arsonist--one who is targeting local schools. When long-buried bones are uncovered at the site of a fire, a deadly secret is exposed and a devastating past threatens to be revealed. Meanwhile, an enemy is determined to expose the darkest corners of Devereaux's past"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRA

Humes, Edward

Summary: "On an April night in 1989, three small children perished in a Los Angeles apartment fire. Their young mother, Jo Ann Parks, escaped unharmed. Based on forensic evidence, Parks was later convicted, sentenced to life in prison without parole. Now a young lawyer with the California Innocence Project is challenging the conviction and the so-called "science" behind it"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 364.152 HUM

Orlean, Susan

Summary: "Orlean chronicles the LAPL fire and its aftermath to showcase the larger, crucial role that libraries play in our lives; delves into the evolution of libraries across the country and around the world, from their humble beginnings as a metropolitan charitable initiative to their current status as a cornerstone of national identity; brings each department of the library to vivid life through...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT 027 ORL

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Two Chicago firefighter brothers who don't get along have to work together while a dangerous arsonist is on the loose.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2006

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD B

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: The sequel to the 1991 hit follows an investigator with the Chicago F.D., who has to track down an arms dealer who use deadly fires as a distraction.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Ba

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Atkins, Ace

Summary: Boston PI Spenser is approached by firefighter Jack McGee, who's convinced that the apartment blaze that took the lives of five residents and two firefighters was arson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Atkins 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M ATK

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M PAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS ATK

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY ATK

Miller, Sue

Summary: "Troubled by the feeling that she belongs nowhere after working in East Africa for 15 years, Frankie Rowley has come home--home to the small New Hampshire town of Pomeroy and the farmhouse where her family has always summered. On her first night back, a house up the road burns to the ground. Is it an accident, or arson? Over the weeks that follow, as Frankie comes to recognize her father's slow...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Clark, Mary Higgins.

Summary: When her sister is wrongly implicated in an explosion that has destroyed her family's priceless antiques business and killed an employee, Hannah struggles to find clues in the ashes and discovers a life-threatening secret from the past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Clark 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS CLA

Crum, Laura.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRU

Davidson, Diane Mott.

Summary: Caterer and amateur sleuth-extraordinaire Goldy Schulz digs into a deadly smorgasbord that includes a heaping helping of murder, a double dose of arson ... and nine adorable beagle puppies!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAV

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS DAV

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY DAV

De los Santos, Marisa

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Ginny Beale is eighteen, irreverent, funny, and brave, with a brother she adores and a circle of friends for whom she would do anything. Because of one terrible night, she loses them all, and her adventurous spirit, seemingly forever. While the town cheers on the high school football team, someone sets the school's auditorium ablaze. Ginny's best friend Gray Marsden's father, a fire fighter,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Large Print, an imprint HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: LP FIC DE L

Dooley, Sarah.

Summary: After their trailer home and all their belongings are burned, twelve-year-old Ember and her Wiccan family move to a lakeside campground where Ember's anguish over losing her dog, as well as her friendship with the boy she fears started the fire, stops her from making new friends and moving on.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Dooley 2011

Hemphill, Paul

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.121 HEM

Hill, Susan

Summary: Investigating a cold case while recovering from a near-fatal injury, Simon Serrailler finds his personal and professional lives intertwining in unexpected ways when his constable brother-in-law suffers a setback at the same time an arsonist begins a deadly rampage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Overlook Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIL

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