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Grabenstein, Chris

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Mr. Lemoncello has invited teams from all across America to compete in the first ever LIBRARY OLYMPICS...but someone is trying to censor what the kids are reading"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GRA

Connis, Dave

Summary: When the principal at Lupton Academy posts a "prohibited media" hit list, Clara Evans is horrified. Titles like "Their eyes were watching God" and "The perks of being a wallflower" have been pulled from the library and aren't allowed on the school's premises. Students caught with the contraband will be punished. Clara starts an UnLib-- an underground library-- in her locker. When one of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Grabenstein, Chris.

Summary: "Mr. Lemoncello has invited teams from all across America to compete in the first ever Library Olympics ... but someone is trying to censor what the kids are reading"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library, an imprint of the Penguin Random House Audio Publishing Group 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bradbury, Ray

3 holds on 2 copies

Summary: A book burner in a future fascist state finds out books are a vital part of a culture he never knew. He clandestinely pursues reading, until he is betrayed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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Fforde, Jasper.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bradbury, Ray

Summary: In Bradbury's futuristic novel, the knowledge gained from books is forbidden, and television replaces deep thought with vapid and menial information. Firefighter Guy Montag is assigned to locate, confiscate, and burn books. He is content with his life and job until he discovers the valuable knowledge found within books. Now, Guy must decide to either continue his stale existence or abscond with...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Kingsolver, Barbara

Summary: "How could two hardworking people do everything right in life, a woman asks, and end up destitute? Willa Knox and her husband followed all the rules as responsible parents and professionals, and have nothing to show for it but debts and an inherited brick house that is falling apart. The magazine where Willa worked has folded; the college where her husband had tenure has closed. Their dubious...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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Roberts, Gillian.

Summary: A book-burning minister is murdered in Philadelphia after trying to impose moral standards on a school library where his stepson was a pupil. Sleuth Amanda Pepper, a teacher at the school, suspects the killers were two boys, one of them the stepson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Downey, Jen Swann.

Summary: Dorrie and her brother Marcus accidently open a portal to Petrarch's Library, where they discover a secret society of warrior librarians who travel in time, protecting the world's greatest thinkers from torture and death for sharing knowledge and ideas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Downey 2014

Fforde, Jasper.

Summary: "Thursday Next, a Special Operative in literary detection in a time-altered Great Britain in which messing with the classics is a punishable offense, sets out to apprehend a criminal who is murdering characters from works of literature and has chosen Jane Eyre as his next victim."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FFO

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS FFO

Bradbury, Ray

Summary: In Bradbury's classic, frightening vision of the future, firemen don't put out fires but start them--to burn books. It's a time when trivial information is valued and true knowledge perceived as dangerous and subversive. Guy Montag is a fireman with a wife who's goading him to work harder so they could afford another television set. When Montag befriends their neighbor Clarisse, whose love for...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bradbury, Ray

Summary: In a society in which books are outlawed, Montag, a regimented fireman in charge of burning the forbidden volumes, meets a revolutionary school teacher who dares to read. Suddenly he finds himself a hunted fugitive, forced to choose not only between two women, but between personal safety and intellectual freedom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P BRA

Bradbury, Ray

Summary: Fireman Guy Montag is a fireman whose job it is to start fires. And he loves to rush to a fire and watch books burn, along with the houses in which they were hidden. Then he meets a seventeen-year old girl who tells him of a past when people were not afraid, and a professor who tells him of a future where people can think. And Guy Montag knows what he has to do ...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 1991

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: SF BRA

Grabenstein, Chris

Summary: Mr. Lemoncello has invited teams from all across America to compete in the first ever LIBRARY OLYMPICS...but someone is trying to censor what the kids are reading.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2017

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Yumi, Kiiro.

Summary: "Hikaru's big brother is working for the enemy, and he wants to reunited with Hikaru. Meanwhile, someone is posting negative reviews on the library's website, and Kasahara intends to find out who. Later, personal issues are set aside when the Library Forces find out about a book burning on their home turf!" -- p. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2012

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Yumi, Kiiro.

Summary: In the near future, the federal government creates a committee to rid society of books it deems unsuitable. The libraries vow to protect their collections, and with the help of local governments, form a military group to defend themselves--the Library Forces! The war between the Library Forces and the government's censorship committee heats up! Iku Kasahara, once a lowly Library Forces recruit,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 LIB

Yumi, Kiiro

Summary: In the near future, the federal government creates a committee to rid society of books it deems unsuitable. The libraries vow to protect their collections, and with the help of local governments, form a military group to defend themselves--the Library Forces! The Library Forces have decided that a censored author, Toma, must defect. But as he and the LF attempt to leave the courthouse, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 LIB

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