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Manushkin, Fran

Summary: Katie's Aunt Patty is the new mayor, and Katie and her friends attend her first city council meeting, brimming with ideas about what their neighborhood needs--like free ice cream, puppies, and a new park where children can play in safety.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2019

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Pennypacker, Sara

Summary: A foster child named Angel and twelve-year-old Stella, who are living with Stella's great-aunt Louise at the Linger Longer Cottage Colony on Cape Cod, secretly assume responsibility for the vacation rentals when Louise unexpectedly dies and the girls are afraid of being returned to the foster care system.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gunn, Elizabeth

Summary: "The Meredith Mountain fire starts on Labor Day weekend and rages for days - an awesome sight, leaving a trail of havoc and destruction in its wake. Alice Adams edits the Clark's Fort Guardian newspaper, ably assisted by her nephew, Stuart Campbell, and the two cover the blaze for the paper, wowing the local community with their stunning photographs and features. When the fire is finally...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GUN

Silber, Joan

Summary: "One of our most gifted writers of fiction returns with a bold and piercing novel about a young single mother living in Harlem, her eccentric aunt, and the decisions they make that have unexpected implications for the world around them. Reyna knows her relationship with Boyd isn't perfect, yet she sees him through a three-month stint at Riker's Island, their bond growing tighter. Kiki, now...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIL

Kalmar, Daphne

Summary: "In 1927 Vermont, eleven-year-old Donut, recently orphaned after the death of her beloved pops, stands to lose everything when she learns her Aunt Agnes plans to move her to Boston, but little does her aunt know that Donut has no intentions of leaving her friends or her home." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: FIC KAL

Gownley, Jimmy.

Summary: Amelia McBride faces more changes as her Aunt Tanner prepares to move away, new friend Trish hides a terrible secret, and super-hero-wannabe Reggie vows to destroy the evil Legion of Steves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2010

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Moriarty, Jaclyn

Summary: Bronte is ten years old when she receives a letter saying that her long-absent parents have been killed by pirates, and the lawyers tell her that their will (reinforced with serious magic) requires her to deliver gifts to her ten other aunts (not Aunt Isabelle, whom she lives with), and to start the trip immediately and alone--but as she travels the kingdoms, she begins to suspect that there is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

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

James, Helen Foster

Summary: Illustrations and simple, rhyming text celebrate the special relationship between a rabbit and the baby who made her an aunt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JAM

Jones, Diana Wynne.

Summary: Aileen's family of magic makers includes Aunt Beck, the most powerful magician on Skarr, but her own magic does not show itself until a mission for the King and a magical cat help her find strength and confidence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Maddox, Jake

Summary: When his Aunt Lucy introduces Sheldon to the world of kart racing he is quickly hooked; the challenge of building a winning kart is irresistible, and so is the opportunity to take "Coal Roller," the local champion (and bully) down--and maybe he can even make his often-absent father proud.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Streed, Sam

Summary: "Alfred loves the monsters in his book, but he doesn't like teatime with his aunt--until he decides to invite three of his favorite monsters to join him for tea."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2019

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Grossman, Nancy

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Eliza, an Amish girl, goes to work for an "English" family as a nanny to two young children, and must then choose between two entirely different ways of life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Bowman, Akemi Dawn

Summary: Rumi Seto plans to spend her life writing music with her younger sister, Lea. When Lea dies in a car accident, her mother sends Rumi to live with her aunt in Hawaii while she deals with her own grief. Struggling with the loss of her sister, abandoned by her mother, and without music in her life, Rumi turns to the friendship of a teenage surfer named Kai, and an eighty-year-old named George...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2018

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

Augarde, Steve.

Summary: Midge must find a lost artifact that will help the warring tribes of the Various--little people that only Midge can see--return to their homeland, but in order to accomplish this, she must first find her great-great-aunt Celandine.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling 2010

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

Urbanovic, Jackie.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Max the duck wishes he could do something for the other animals living at Irene's house, but when his aunts arrive for a visit he gets more than his fill of being helpful.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2011

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE URB

House, Silas

Summary: In the summer of 1976, ten-year-old Eli Book's excitement over Bicentennial celebrations is tempered by his father's flashbacks to the Vietnam War and other family problems, as well as concern about his tough but troubled best friend, Edie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y Fiction Hou

Primavera, Elise.

Summary: When her eccentric Auntie Claus leaves for her annual business trip, Sophie stows away in her luggage, travels with her to the North Pole, and discovers that her aunt is really Santa's sister and helper.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silver Whistle/Harcourt Brace 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JEFiction Primavera 1999

Dadey, Debbie

Summary: While Kiki and Echo help Shelly prepare for a royal tea with her visiting great-aunt, Queen Edwina, Shelly worries that the Queen will make her leave Trident City and move to Neptune Castle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2019

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Dadey 2019

Shumaker, Heather

Summary: "Siblings Meg and Will must uncover the haunted history of their Aunt's quaint town in order to save their younger sister, Ariel, from a ghost intent on keeping her as a friend"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2019

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Giff, Patricia Reilly.

Summary: Forced to spend months at an aunt's house, Elizabeth feels a connection to her ancestor Zee, whose picture hangs on the wall, and who reveals her story of hardships during the Revolutionary War as Elizabeth comes to terms with her own troubles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Giff 2010

Gownley, Jimmy.

Summary: Nine-year-old Amelia McBride is curious about her Aunt Tanner's fame as a former rock star, devoted to her friend Reggie and his superhero club, goes to a funeral, and thinks about life and love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2009

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

Baskin, Nora Raleigh

Summary: Eleven-year-old Ruby Danes has a real best friend for the first time ever, but agonizes over whether or not to tell her a secret she has never shared with anyone--that her mother has been in prison since Ruby was five--and over whether to express her anger to her mother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2015

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC BAS

McDonald, Megan.

Summary: Judy's big plans for the summer seem ruined when two of her best friends go away, and then her parents leave her and Stink with Aunt Opal, but a new thrill-a-delic plan has her racing toward fun.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MCD

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

Olmstead, Kathleen.

Summary: An abridged version of the tale of orphaned, eleven-year-old Pollyanna, who comes to live with austere and wealthy Aunt Polly, bringing happiness to her aunt and other members of the community through her philosophy of gladness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J Fiction Set Olmstead 2007

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