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Helprin, Mark.

Summary: One night, Peter Lake -- orphan, master-mechanic, and master second-story man -- attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks the house is empty, the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between the middle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl who is dying. Because of a love that at first he cannot fully understand, Peter, a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2008

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Mayor, Archer.

Summary: When an old gravesite exposes a coffin filled with rocks instead of the expected remains, and a retired state politician turns up dead, Joe Gunther and his team follow the evidence to an escaped mental patient who holds the key to solving both cases.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAY

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: The Baby-sitters think the Cat Burglar is on the loose in Stoneybrook when a cache of diamonds disappears. But other clues point to different conclusions, and the police take a very surprising suspect into custody. Now it's up to the Baby-sitters to sort out the real clues from the fakes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1998

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Kelly, Diane

Summary: Megan has her sights set on finding a convicted burglar who's broken his parole, and she has the perfect partner to help sniff him out. Unfortunately, her shepherd-mix Brigit's dog bowl is already full. A Peeping Tom has been spotted in an affluent Fort Worth neighborhood, and concerned citizens are looking for a few good watchdogs.To catch the creep, residents start enlisting volunteers to...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2016

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Crais, Robert

Summary: "It seemed like a simple case--before the bodies starting piling up. Investigator Elvis Cole and his partner, Joe Pike, take on the deadliest case of their lives in the new masterpiece of suspense from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. When single mother Devon Connor hires private investigator Elvis Cole, it's because her troubled teenage son Tyson is flashing cash and she's afraid he's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press Large Print 2018

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC CRA

Crais, Robert

Summary: "It seemed like a simple case--before the bodies starting piling up. Investigator Elvis Cole and his partner, Joe Pike, take on the deadliest case of their lives in the new masterpiece of suspense from the #1 New York Times-bestselling author. When single mother Devon Connor hires private investigator Elvis Cole, it's because her troubled teenage son Tyson is flashing cash and she's afraid he's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRA

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CRA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M CRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY CRA

Perry, Thomas

Summary: "Elle Stowell is a young woman with an unconventional profession: burglary. But Elle is no petty thief--with just the right combination of smarts, looks, and skills, she can easily stroll through ritzy Bel Air neighborhoods and pick out the perfect home for plucking the most valuable items. This is how Elle has always gotten by. She is good at it, and she thrives on the thrill. But after...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Mysterious Press, an imprint of Grove Atlantic 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PER

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PER

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M PER

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY PER

Helprin, Mark

Summary: "One winter night, Peter Lake--master mechanic and second-story man--attempts to rob a fortress-like mansion on the Upper West Side. Though he thinks it is empty , the daughter of the house is home. Thus begins the affair between a middle-aged Irish burglar and Beverly Penn, a young girl dying of consumption. It is a love so powerful that Peter Lake, a simple and uneducated man, will be driven...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION HEL

Noel, Bill.

Summary: Retiree Chris Landrum investigates the murder of a local hardware store owner whose shady past as a cat burglar may have caught up with him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: iUniverse Inc 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NOE

Dicks, Matthew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

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Dicks, Matthew.

Summary: A career criminal with OCD tendencies and a savant-like genius for bringing order to his crime scenes, Martin considers himself one of the best in the business. Of course, he only takes items that will go unnoticed by the homeowners. Even though he has never met these homewoners, he's spent hours in their houses, looking through their photo albums and reading their journals. He's developed a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIC

Simonson, Louise

Summary: How did Catwoman become Batman's feline foe? Discover the story behind this cat burglar's journey from friend to felon, including the source of her catlike skills.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2019

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Tobin, Paul

Summary: "Bandette, greatest thief in all the lands, uncovers the greatest of all mysteries! A clue to the location of the legendary House of the Green Mask! But the sinister Voice is after the same treasure, and sent a deadly assassin after the same secrets! Worse, he's stolen the dearest thing to Bandette's heart. Now, she's after revenge!"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse Books 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 BAN

Helprin, Mark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1995

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Hel

Bradman, Tony

Summary: After the Goldilocks break-in, Mr. Bear decides to install an alarm system--but when it keeps going off for no reason, Mrs. Bear takes control of the situation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Stone Arch Books 2014

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Kirkwood, James

Summary: Actor and fledgling writer Jimmy Zoole finds his life caught in downward spiral as his girlfriend leave him, he loses his job, his best friend is dead, and his apartment has been robbed twice, a situation that culiminates on New Year's Eve when Eddie, a bisexual burglar, returns once again.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2003

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KIR

Warner, Gertrude Chandler

Summary: The Aldens investigate when a new store called the Game Spot opens in town and the neighboring shops are robbed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. Whitman 2005

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction War