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Holman, Sheri.

Summary: In a series of messages placed in her grandmother's ancestral jar, a seventh century princess and future ruler of the Korean kingdom of Silla vents her frustration at not being permitted to study astronomy because she is a girl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic, Inc. 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HOL

Martens, J. D.

Summary: Dr. Suri Lahdka and Dr. Robert Miller discover an icy body capable of destroying all life on Earth. They begin working on saving the world--while dealing with the knowledge that the world might end--all on their own. Meanwhile, Jeremy Genser, a Houston High School Senior, and his friends struggle to come to terms with the world's possible demise in their own way.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EPIC Escape, an imprint of EPIC Press 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Erskine, Kathryn

Summary: Nine-year-old Julian almost died when he was born and he believes that he has a special connection to the universe because of that, and he wants to make his two moms and his sister (who turned into a black hole of discontentment when she turned fourteen)happy because he is convinced that soon he will die and travel to the dog star--but now they have moved to Maine and he resolves to also use...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC ERS

Khorana, Aditi.

Summary: Tara, an Indian-American junior at Brierly prep school, feels her world dramatically change when a mirror planet to Earth is discovered and she, in this new era of scientific history, reconsiders her self and possible selves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Martens, J. D.

Summary: "Jeremy and Anna encounter many difficulties in the new apocalyptic United States. Dustin and Karina also find themselves returning to their home country as Seed Ambassadors for Global See Vault. Meanwhile, Robert and Major Winter are finding out that it will be much harder to leave North Korea than they had anticipated ... Will civilization rise again after coming to the brink of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EPIC Escape, an imprint of EPIC Press 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Martens, J. D.

Summary: "After the comet's fracture, the world braces for one of the fragments to land somewhere on the Eurasian Plate. While humanity struggles to survive under these new onerous circumstances, Robert and his team must find a way--with limited resources--to stop the other comet fragments from hitting Earth. Hopefully, the new Vishnu spacecraft captained by Dr. Nia Rhodes will help keep Earth...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EPIC Escape, an imprint of EPIC Press 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Martens, J. D.

Summary: "Jeremy and his friends drive to Vail to escape possible rioting and anarchy after the United States reveals the truth about the comet. As the discontent continues on the ground, Dr. Miller and Dr. Lahdka must figure out a way to operate a satellite in Chile. Both scientists grapple with the ramifications of failure, while Jeremy searches for meaning in a new world. Meanwhile, something is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EPIC Escape, an imprint of EPIC Press 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Martens, J. D.

Summary: "Robert Miller must work together with North Korean scientists to find a way to keep the larger comet fragment from hitting Earth. Major Winter joins him as his bodyguard, leaving Jeremy and Anna to fend for themselves at his mansion. Janice has plans of her own up on the Ark, while Dustin and Karina realize that Israel is less hospitable now that the Earth's temperature has returned to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EPIC Escape, an imprint of EPIC Press 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Martens, J. D.

Summary: "Dustin and Karina struggle to survive in Europe, while Jeremy returns to Houston with renewed vigor to help stop the comet. Meanwhile, the United States Government tries to find out more about a terrorist organization, the Soldiers of God. While Suri recovers from a terrorist attack, Robert struggles to work without his "partner in science." With the impact only months away, will they be able...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EPIC Escape, an imprint of EPIC Press 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

O'Connor, Jane

Summary: When a rainstorm prevents Nancy and her best friend, Robert, from getting to the planetarium the night of a class field trip, she has a brilliant idea for making things better.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR GREEN OCO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple O'Connor 2017

Cuevas, Michelle

Summary: "Eleven-year-old Stella Rodriguez finds herself in possession of a strange new pet that swallows up everything in sight when a black hole decides to follow her home"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CUE

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION CUE

Brill, Amy.

Summary: Amateur astronomer Hannah Gardner Price has lived all twenty-four years of her life according to the principles of the Nantucket Quaker community in which she was raised. Then she meets Isaac Martin, a young, dark-skinned whaler from the Azores who, like herself, has ambitions beyond his expected station in life. Drawn to his intellectual curiosity and honest manner, Hannah agrees to take Isaac...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRI

Zahn, Timothy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZAH

Lethem, Jonathan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LET

Egan, Greg

Summary: Taraxippus is coming ; a black hole one-tenth the mass of the sun that will change the solar system forever. Matt and his friends board a mobile aquaculture rig, self-sustaining in food, power, and fresh water.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC EGA

Taylor, G. P.

Summary: In 1756, as a deadly comet hurtles toward London, Dr. Sabian Blake and his fourteen-year-old housemaid, Agetta, struggle against dark forces that seek an ancient, powerful book in Blake's possession that would enable them to carry out an evil plan in which Agetta unknowingly plays a pivotal role.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Taylor

Haldeman, Joe W.

Summary: Astronomy professor Aurora "Rory" Bell receives a message from outer space that leads her to believe extraterrestrial visitors are headed for Earth, but by the time she decides the transmission may be a hoax, the media has taken over and will not let the story die.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Spinelli, Eileen.

Summary: In a series of poems, Diana writes about her life, both before and after her father loses his job and she and her family move far away to live with Grandpa Joe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Spinelli

Yolen, Jane.

Summary: The space ship Star Warts, commanded by Commander Toad, encounters a black hole which threatens the vehicle with doom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PaperStar 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE YOL

Russell, Romina

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Romina Russell's epic sci-fi fantasy series ZODIAC reaches its breathtaking conclusion with THIRTEEN RISING, the highly anticipated fourth and final novel. The master has been unmasked. Rho's world has been turned upsidedown. With her loved ones in peril and all the stars set against her, can the young Guardian from House Cancer muster the strength to keep...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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