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Kerr, Philip.

Summary: When twelve-year-old twins Philippa and John discover that they are descended from a long line of djinn, their mother sends them away to their Uncle Nimrod, who takes them to Cairo where he starts to teach them about their extraordinary powers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Kerr

Peterson, Tracie.

Summary: Hannah Dandridge inherits responsibility for a ranch in Texas as well as her younger siblings after her father disappears during the Civil War. When William Barnett returns from the war, wounded, to find Hannah struggling to keep his family's seized ranch afloat, the pair form an uneasy truce and try to fight the attraction growing between them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2012

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Martin, George R.R.

Summary: A medieval fantasy on the land of the Seven Kingdoms, chronicling the intrigues of its ruling families as they jockey for power.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Publishing Group 2011

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Donaldson, Stephen R.

Summary: Ten years after the death of Thomas Covenant, his one-time companion, Linden Avery, returns home to discover her child building images of the Land with blocks and is once again summoned to take part in an epic battle against evil.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Colfer, Chris

Summary: When the twins' grandmother gives them a treasured fairy-tale book, they have no idea they're about to enter a land beyond all imagining: the Land of Stories, where fairy tails are real.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2012

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Davis, Bryan

Summary: Fifteen years after Billy and Bonnie Bannister helped expel the demonic assault on heaven, they and Ashley Foley are in a maximum security prison where the authorities conduct experiments on them to learn the secrets of long life. Meanwhile, an ancient demon locates the Bannister's daughter and plans to use her to find and control the most powerful ovulum in the world. The fate of two worlds...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Living Ink Books 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Peterson, Tracie.

Summary: A feisty young woman fights to protect her family's Texas ranch against mounting threats.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012

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Cavendish, Grace.

Summary: Presents two works in which thirteen-year-old Lady Grace Cavendish, favorite maid of honor of Elizabeth I, must solve a murder mystery to clear the name of her betrothed, and stows away on a ship in hopes of finding a kidnapped Lady Sarah.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press/Random House Inc. 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Cav

Wood, Maryrose.

Summary: Fifteen-year-old Miss Penelope Lumley, a recent graduate of the Swanburne Academy for Poor Bright Females, is hired as governess to three young children who have been raised by wolves and must teach them to behave in a civilized manner quickly, in preparation for a Christmas ball.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC WOO

Knight, E. E.

Summary: After escaping those who killed his siblings, Young Auron, a rare, defenseless gray dragon, fears he might be the last of his breed. Armed with nothing but his claws and a boundless determination to survive, he sets off in search of his kind. But to find other dragons--or, at least, find out who's killing them off-Auron will have to search a world of mercenary elves, vicious humans, and dangers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roc 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KNI

Silva, Jason Oliver.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thimble Pub. 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Silva 2011

Carman, Patrick.

Summary: When she finds the key to a secret passageway leading out of the walled city of Bridewell, twelve-year-old Alexa realizes her lifelong wish to explore the mysterious forests and mountains that lie beyond the wall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Colfer, Chris

Summary: Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, twins Alex and Conner leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2012

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Nimmo, Jenny.

Summary: Magically-gifted Charlie Bone, accompanied by his best friend's dog, Runner Bean, comes to the rescue when the enchanter Count Harken takes revenge on the Red King's heirs by kidnapping and imprisoning Charlie's ancestors in the dark, forbidding land of Badlock.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2008

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

Summary: The adventure begins when supernatural forces open a time portal, and the Marshall family is stranded in a primeval world of mystery and danger. Watch as Rick, Will, and Holly explore their fascinating new home, discovering surprises like the Lost City and the mysterious energy-wielding crystal matrix tables inside the Pylons.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV LAN

Colfer, Chris

2 holds on 8 copies

Summary: "Through the mysterious powers of a cherished book of stories, twins Alex and Conner leave their world behind and find themselves in a foreign land full of wonder and magic where they come face-to-face with the fairy tale characters they grew up reading about"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC COL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC COL

Wiseman, Beth

Summary: Emily Detweiler's family abruptly moved to Colorado after tragedy struck in Ohio. But Emily can't get far enough to escape what happened there. David Stoltzfus is not happy when his family relocates from Pennsylvania to Colorado. Nevermind that they haven't told him why. David struggles not only with this unwelcome move, but also with the fear that a health condition could keep him from living...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2010

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Nimmo, Jenny.

Summary: Charlie Bone's life with his widowed mother and two grandmothers undergoes a dramatic change when he discovers that he can hear people in photographs talking.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wood, Maryrose.

Summary: Fifteen-year-old Miss Penelope Lumley, a recent graduate of the Swanburne Academy for Poor Bright Females, is hired as governess to three young children who have been raised by wolves and must teach them to behave in a civilized manner quickly, in preparation for a Christmas ball.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Peterson, Tracie.

Summary: As Cassie and Tyler struggle to follow their hearts, will the hardship of life on the Texas plains destroy their hope of a future together?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 2012

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Sheinmel, Courtney

Summary: On the last day of second grade, twins Finn and Molly discover a magical camper in their driveway that takes them from Ohio to Colorado, where they must save a famous cow.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Abraham, Daniel.

Summary: The kingdom of the Stark family faces its ultimate challenge in the onset of a generation-long winter, the poisonous plots of the rival Lannisters, the emergence of the Neverborn demons, and the arrival of barbarian hordes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 741.5 MAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 MAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Graphic Novels, Call number: FIC MAR

Peterson, Tracie.

Summary: When Laura's sister, Carissa, marries her Confederate beau, Laura finds herself in a difficult situation when she overhears plots to kill Union soldiers. Though in her heart she feels she should share this information with Union officer-and-romantic interest Brandon Reid, Laura fears she will betray her sister's trust and possibly endanger her sister's life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PET

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION PET

Lewis, C. S. (Clive Staples)

Summary: When Digory and Polly try to return the wicked witch Jadis to her own world, the magic gets mixed up and they all land in Narnia where they witness Aslan blessing the animals with human speech.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Children's Audio 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD LEW