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Baxter, Greg.

Summary: "One snowy holiday morning in an old European city, an American man leaves his shabby hotel to meet a local woman who has agreed to help him search for an apartment to rent. Told with an affecting and intimate tone that gradually expands in scope, intensity, poetry, and drama, THE APARTMENT follows the couple across a vague and frozen city on a single day, into a past the man is hoping to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Twelve 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAX

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BAX

Edsel, Robert M.

Summary: "As the most destructive war in history ravaged Europe, many of the world's most cherished cultural objects were in harm's way. The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History recounts the astonishing true story of eleven men and one woman who risked their lives amidst the bloodshed of World War II to preserve churches, libraries, monuments, and works of art that for centuries defined the heritage of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Focus, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Kirkpatrick, Sidney.

Summary: Tells the riveting true story of how an American college professor turned Army sleuth recovered cherished symbols of Hitler's Thousand-Year Reich before they could become a rallying point in the creation of a Fourth and equally unholy Reich.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.531 KIR

Summary: "Take a breathtaking journey through time as a street evolves from a camp of nomadic hunter-gatherers to the present day."-- p. 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 2012

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Millard, Anne.

Summary: Traces the development of one street from the Stone Age to the present day, from dirt track to the rebuilding of inns as wine bars, showing how people lived and what they did all day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK Pub. 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 936 MIL

Brown, Rita Mae

Summary: "Set against the backdrop of America emerging from World War I, Cakewalk provides an entertaining look at a small town straddling the Mason Dixon line, where the townsfolk remain split between good and bad, or love and sex, or male and female, or politics and sobriety, and the inimitable, irrepressible, distinctly free-thinking Hunsenmier sisters, Louise and Julia--otherwise known as Wheezie...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2016

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Brown 2016

Walker, Anna

Summary: A gust of wind picks up Peggy, a chicken, and carries her from the suburbs to an unfamiliar place - the city. Peggy watches, hops, jumps, twirls, tastes, and makes new friends. Then she finds her way home ... with a new taste for adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE WAL

Reeve, Philip

Summary: London is a radioactive ruin. But Tom and Wren discover that the old predator city hides an awesome secret that could bring an end to the war. But as they risk their lives in its dark underbelly, time is running out. Alone and far away, Hester faces a fanatical enemy who possesses the weapons and the will to destroy the entire human race.The final book in the Mortal Engines series, Philip...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Sarcone-Roach, Julia

Summary: "When a sandwich goes missing, it seems that a bear is the unlikely culprit"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Sarcone- Roach 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SAR

Anderson, Sherwood

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1996

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Day, Nick (Nicholas)

Summary: "Sylvia Samantha Wright is very good at finding--she just doesn't know exactly what all her 'junk' is good for, not yet at least. But when completely ridiculous disaster strikes, she springs into action and uses her junk to create solutions to the town's troubles"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DAY

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DAY

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DAY

Eskens, Allen

Summary: Cub reporter Joe Talbert, Jr. investigates the murder of a man with the same name as him in a small town in Minnesota and discovers the deceased was a loathsome lowlife who may be his father.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Mulholland Books, Little, Brown and Company 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ESK

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ESK

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Eskens 2018

Stutson, Caroline

Summary: Illustrations and rhyming text follow a young girl and her father as they share a busy day at the park before returning to their fourth-floor apartment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STU

Young, Heather

Summary: When a young boy finds himself at the center of a murder mystery, several members of an American small town must deal with the fallout.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Willliam Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublisher 2020

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Tan, Shaun

Summary: A collection of illustrated short stories, each one about the relationship of humans and the animals, both wild and domestic, that share the urban environment of the inner city.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Consider This, Call number: YA FIC TAN

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC TAN
1 available in Consider This, Call number: YA FIC TAN

Manning, Maurie.

Summary: A boy travels throughout his lively neighborhood, searching for the owner of a red cloth he has found.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MAN

Verde, Susan

Summary: Armed with pencils, paints, dreams, and Grandma Addy's memories of how beautiful the neighborhood once was, Angel and others paint the big wall that had been cold, empty, and cheerless.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE VER

Mulder, Michelle.

Summary: Picture a busy avenue. Now plant trees along the boulevard, paint a mural by the empty lot, and add a community garden. Set up benches along the sidewalks and make space for kids' chalk drawings, and you've set the scene for a thriving community. Placemaking--personalizing public and semi-private spaces like front yards--is a growing trend in cities and suburbs around the world, drawing people...

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Publisher / Publication Date: ORCA Book Publishers 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 307.1 MUL

Hazen, Barbara Shook.

Summary: City cats and country cats engage in typical activities, including riding bicycles, selling peanuts, driving tractors, and feeding hens.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Golden Books 1999

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE HAZ

Rylant, Cynthia.

Summary: After grasshoppers ruin the crops, eight-year-old Laura Ingalls and her family leave Plum Creek and move to Burr Oak, Iowa, where they experience life in a small town and help manage a hotel.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2007

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Graff, Keir

Summary: "When the missing button for their new apartment building's thirteenth floor suddenly appears, identical twins Mal and Colm are pulled into an eerie adventure in an parallel dimension"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Frugoni, Chiara

Summary: An opportunity to experience the daily hustle and bustle of life in the late Middle Ages. A Day in a Medieval City provides a captivating dawn-to-dark account of medieval life. A visual trek through the thirteenth and fourteenth centuries--with seasoned medieval historian Chiara Frugoni as guide--this book offers a vast array of images and vignettes that depict the everyday hardships and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Chicago Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.1 FRU

CenturyLink

Summary: Includes -- Bear Lake -- Benzonia -- Beulah -- Burdickville -- Cedar -- Elk Rapids -- Empire -- Fife Lake -- Glen Arbor -- Glen Lake -- Hannah -- Honor -- Interlochen -- Karlin -- Kingsley -- Lake Ann -- Lake Leelanau -- Lime Lake -- Little Traverse Lake -- Maple City -- Mayfield -- Northport -- Summit City -- Suttons Bay -- Traverse City -- Williamsburg.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CenturyLink 0000

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R PHONE 2017 CenturyLink

Atwood, Megan

Summary: Molly who lives in New York City, and Olive who lives on a farm in Iowa are email friends, and both think that the other would be in serious trouble if they exchanged places--so they make a bet, and while Olive is getting totally lost in Minneapolis, Molly is at a farm in upstate New York desperately trying to milk a goat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC ATW

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