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Ellis, Bella

Summary: Before they became legendary writers, Charlotte Brontë, Emily Brontë, and Anne Brontë were "lady detectors" in this charming historical mystery. Not yet published novelists, they have well-honed imaginations and are expert readers. And, as Charlotte remarks, "detecting is reading between the lines--it's seeing what is not there."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ELL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC ELL

Voigt, Cynthia.

Summary: "When Max's parents leave the country without him, he must rely on his wits to get by, and before long he is running his own--rather unusual--business"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION VOI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Voigt 2013

Crosby, Tanya Anne.

Summary: Caroline Aldridge was surprised by the number of mourners at her mother's funeral. Evidently the newspaper heiress who had caused her children so much pain was well-loved by everyone else in Charleston. Now she was gone, leaving behind countless secrets-and a few demands: Caroline and her sisters must live together for one year or lose their inheritance. And Caroline must take over The Tribune....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audible Studios on Brilliance audio 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Brallier, Max

Summary: The kids at school dare John to visit the old house on the hill at night, and when he and his sister go in they find dusty dishes set on the table, a book open like it is waiting for a reader, and something hiding under the bed in the attic--and that is only one of the five scary stories with unexpected twists that are included in this collection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Crosby, Tanya Anne

Summary: Every event in a person's life is connected. The state of our lives, at any given time, is the sum of everything we have done and everywhere we have been. Our next decision determines, not merely where our lives end, but who we become along the way. How far can one lost woman go to redeem herself by the time the clock stops ticking? ...These are the final moments of Florence W. Aldridge...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audible Studios on Brilliance audio 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Redbank, Tennant

Summary: "It's perfect weather for a day at the beach! Barbie's friend Raquelle arrives dressed to impress with a diamond necklace, gold bracelet, and ruby ring. But when she takes her jewels off to go swimming. Raquelle returns to find them missing! Can Barbie and her sisters discover the true identity of the beach bandit?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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Cole, Frank

Summary: "Aspiring Potion Master Gordy Stitser must prevent the Eternity Elixir from falling into the hands of the rebel Elixirists who are working to release the most powerful potion master of all time and take over the world"--Provided by publisher.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Publishing 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

West, Tracey

Summary: Eight-year-old Drake is snatched up by the King's soldiers and taken to the castle where he is told by the wizard Griffith that he has been chosen to be a Dragon Master like Ana, Rori, and Bo--and his first task will be to discover whether his dragon, Worm, has any special powers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: Stacey is falsely accused of stealing a ring while babysitting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 1991

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: YA MYS MAR

Rowland, Laura Joh.

Summary: After the death of her siblings, Charlotte has few people she can trust, and feels more alone than ever. While visiting London, Charlotte goes on a tour of Bedlam, where she is sure she recognizes a struggling Mr. Slade, her long-missing ex-lover, strapped to one of the stretchers. Of course, she starts digging, and soon finds herself trying to reveal a secret that high-powered men would, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROW

Domino, Fats

Contents: My blue heaven -- The fat man -- Please don't leave me -- Ain't it a shame -- I'm in love again -- When my dreamboat comes home -- Blueberry Hill -- Blue Monday -- I'm walkin' -- Valley of tears -- The big beat -- Yes, my darling -- Whole lotta loving -- I'm ready -- I'm gonna be a wheel someday -- I want to walk you home -- Be my guest -- Walking to New Orleans -- Let the four winds blow --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Imperial 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES DON

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: Karen thinks her neighbor is a witch and is having a big witch's meeting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1988

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC MAR

Nylund, Eric S.

Summary: When twelve-year-olds Madison and Felix kidnap him, Ethan learns that the Earth has been taken over by aliens and that all the adults in the world are under mind control.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Willan, Jane

Summary: The sisters of Gwenafwy Abbey have cherished their contemplative life--days spent in prayer, reflection, tending the Convent's vegetable gardens and making their award-winning organic cheese, Heavenly Gouda. Life seems perfect, except for Sister Agatha, a die-hard mystery fan who despairs of ever finding any real life inspiration for her own novel. That is, until the Abbey's sexton is found...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Large Print, Call number: LP FIC WIL

Voigt, Cynthia.

Summary: Someone is breaking windows and setting fires in the old city, but the shopkeepers won't say a word about the culprits. Why are they keeping these thugs' secrets? When the mayor begs for help, Max agrees to take the case, putting himself in grave danger. It's a race to catch up with the vandals before they catch him.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2014

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Farshtey, Greg.

Summary: Under the tutelage of Sensei Wu, the "chosen four" ninjas Kai, Jay, Cole, and Zane must use their elemental powers to defeat Sensei Wu's evil brother, Garmadon, and Samukai's army of skeleton warriors before Garmadon can conquer the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Papercutz 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Stout, Rex

Summary: In Plot it Yourself, Nero Wolfe, with the help of his associate Archie, must not only solve a mystery involving plagiarism and blackmail, but also catch a vicious killer.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Audiobooks America 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M STO

Rogers, Fred.

Summary: Explains what it means to be friends and some of the easy and difficult aspects of friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PaperStar 1996

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROG

Leon, Donna.

Summary: Venetian police detective Guido Brunetti investigates when a Romanian housekeeper is falsely accused of murdering her employer.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audio Partners 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M LEO

Christie, Agatha

Summary: When Miss Katherine Grey unexpectedly inherits a small fortune she books the famous Blue Train for a trip to the French Riviera. Her new milieu includes millionaire Ruth Kettering, Ruth's estranged husband, a French mistress, and an inquisitive foreign man with an egg-shaped head and waxed moustache. But Nice is not so nice, for on arrival the gendarmerie asks Miss Grey to ID the strangled...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Chivers Audio Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Christie, Agatha

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audio Partners 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M CHR

Francis, Dick.

Summary: A computer wiz is dead, his body smashed at the bottom of a rocky cliff. The answer might lie in his latest project, a foolproof betting system designed to pick winners. Jocky Club investigator David Cleveland wants to know why.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Audio 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Stout, Rex

Summary: Trying to determine why his last two clients were ruthlessly murdered, Nero Wolfe wonders if the answer is linked to a young boy who turns up at his brownstone apartment, and he finds clues in a gray Cadillac, a mysterious woman, and spider-shaped earrings.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Audiobooks 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M STO

Stout, Rex

Summary: When an elderly lady asks Wolfe to uncover the mysterious source of her husband's money, he is led to direct confrontation with the most dangerous racketeer in the U.S. Surprisingly, he resigns from the detective business and goes into hiding. Can it be that the world's most famous sleuth has ended his career in cowardice and disgrace?--Container.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Audiobooks America 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD M STO