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Bell, Anthea.

Summary: A magical being comes into the unhappy lives of a brother and sister, leading them into a world of fantasy and adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Book Studio 1984

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 BEL

Bell, Anthea.

Summary: A boy climbs to the top of a giant beanstalk where he uses his quick wits to outsmart an ogre and make his and his mother's fortune.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North South Books 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 BEL

Funke, Cornelia Caroline.

Summary: The Inkworld trilogy ends with a bang! With the Book of Immortality coming apart, the Adderhead finds himself vulnerable. He sentences the kingdom's children to toil in the silver mines until Mo agrees to fix the Book.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD FUN

Koppe, Susanne.

Summary: In this retelling of the original 1816 German story, Godfather Drosselmeier gives young Marie a nutcracker for Christmas, and she finds herself in a magical realm where she saves a boy from an evil curse.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North-South Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: J FIC KOP

Pötzsch, Oliver

Summary: "An epic tale of murder, treachery, bravery, and love In 1524, in what is now Germany, hundreds of thousands of peasants revolted against the harsh treatment of their aristocratic overlords. Agnes is the daughter of one of these overlords, but she is not a typical sixteenth-century girl, refusing to wear dresses and spending more time with her pet falcon than potential suitors. There is only...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POT

Pötzsch, Oliver.

Summary: When an encoded diary about Ludwig, the fairytale king of Bavaria who was declared insane and died mysteriously soon thereafter, falls into his hands, rare book dealer Steven Lukas is forced to go on the run as he becomes the target of Ludwig's deranged modern-day followers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POT

Timm, Uwe

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 833.914 TIM

Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian)

Summary: A little sea princess, longing to be human, trades her mermaid's tail for legs, hoping to win the love of a prince and earn an immortal soul for herself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minedition/Penguin 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 AND

Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian)

Summary: Chronicles the adventures of a tiny girl no bigger than a thumb and her many animal friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North-South Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 AND

Frei, Pierre

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRE

Funke, Cornelia Caroline.

Summary: As Bluejay--Mo's fictitious double--tries to keep the Book of Immortality from unraveling, Adderhead kidnaps all the children in the kingdom, asking for Bluejay's surrender or the children will be doomed to slavery in the silver mines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicken House/Scholastic Inc. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FIC Fun

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC FUN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FICTION Funke 2008

Gier, Kerstin

Summary: Liv Silver, fifteen, has lived in six countries in eight years and she and her sister yearn for a real home and normalcy, but soon after moving in with her mother's boyfriend in London, Liv's dreams turn bizarre, filled with talking stone statues, mysterious corridors, and strange rituals conducted by four boys who happen to be her new classmates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Gier 2015

Gier, Kerstin

Summary: "Romance, secrets, and new dream-world dangers follow Liv Silver into Book II of The Silver Trilogy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Gier 2016

Gier, Kerstin.

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Gwyneth discovers that she, rather than her well-prepared cousin, carries a time-travel gene, and soon she is journeying with Gideon, who shares the gift, through historical London trying to discover whom they can trust.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Adorján, Johanna

Summary: The author describes the unconventional lives of her grandparents, from surviving the Holocaust and fleeing Budapest during the uprising of 1956 to their complex personalities and long-buried family secrets that may have led them to take their own lives together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.5318 ADORJAAN, JOHANNA ADO

Andersen, H. C. (Hans Christian)

Summary: An ugly duckling spends an unhappy year ostracized by the other animals before he grows into a beautiful swan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Book Studio 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE AND

Delacourt, Grégoire.

Summary: "The #1 bestselling international phenomenon that asks, If you won the lottery, would you trade your life for the life of your dreams? Jocelyne lives in a small town in France where she runs a fabric shop, has been married to the same man for twenty-one years, and has raised two children. She is beginning to wonder what happened to all those dreams she had when she was seventeen. Could...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEL

Franck, Julia.

Summary: A multi-generational family story set in the Germany of the early twentieth century that reveals the devastating effect of war on the human heart.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FRA

Funke, Cornelia Caroline.

Summary: The daughter of two magicians, twelve-year-old Igraine wants nothing more than to be a knight, and when their castle is attacked by a treacherous neighbor bent on stealing their singing magic books, Igraine has an opportunity to demonstrate her bravery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicken House/Scholastic 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Funke, Cornelia Caroline.

Summary: Violetta, a little princess, is determined to become as big and strong as her brothers. She secretly teaches herself to become the bravest and cleverest knight in the land until she must face the king's best knights in a jousting tournament. Will she be ready?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2004

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Gier, Kerstin.

Summary: Since learning she is the Ruby, the final member of the time-traveling Circle of Twelve, nothing has gone right for Gwen and she holds suspicions about both Count Saint-German and Gideon, but as she uncovers the Circle's secrets she finally learns her own destiny.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Gier, Kerstin.

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Gwen, the newest and final member of the secret time-traveling Circle of Twelve, searches through history for the other time-travelers, aided by friend Lesley, James the ghost, Xemerius the gargoyle demon, and Gideon, the Diamond, whose fate seems bound with hers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Stanisic, Sasa

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Swann, Leonie

Summary: On a hillside near the cozy Irish village of Glennkill, the members of the flock gather around their shepherd, George, whose body lies pinned to the ground with a spade. George has cared for the sheep, reading them a plethora of books every night. The daily exposure to literature has made them far savvier about the workings of the human mind than your average sheep. Led by Miss Maple, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday/Flying Dolphin Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SWA