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Johnston, Scott

Summary: A tumultuous and often hilarious first novel about one year of insanity at the Ivy-like Devon University, a blissful bubble of elite students and the adults at their mercy. Eph Russell is an English professor up for tenure. He may look and sound privileged, but Eph is right out of gun-rack, Bible-thumping rural Alabama. His beloved Devon, though, has become a place of warring tribes, and there...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2019

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

Korelitz, Jean Hanff

Summary: The first woman president of an elite progressive college responds to student protests about a popular professor's tenure denial before the group's controversial leader emerges and shocking acts of vandalism begin to destabilize the campus.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2017

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOR

Charbonneau, Joelle.

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Malencia (Cia) Vale is chosen to participate in The Testing to attend the University; however, Cia is fearful when she figures out her friends who do not pass The Testing are disappearing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CHA

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Charbonneau 2013

Roux, Madeleine

Summary: "Three teens at a summer program for gifted students uncover shocking secrets in the sanatorium-turned-dorm where they're staying--secrets that link them all to the asylum's dark past"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ROU

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ROU

Kultgen, Chad

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Perennial 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KUL

Cabot, Meg.

Summary: Summer break . . . and the livin' ain't easy! Just because the students at New York College have flown the coop doesn't mean assistant residence hall director Heather Wells can relax. Fischer Hall is busier than ever, filled with squealing thirteen- and fourteen-year-old girls attending the first ever Tania Trace Teen Rock Camp, hosted by pop sensation Tania Trace herself--who just happens to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY CAB

Jackson, Lisa.

Summary: True crime writer Kristi Benz, searching for the one case that will take her to the top, gets her wish when she enrolls at All Saints College to investigate the brutal murders of three troubled girls, all of whom were found with the blood drained from their bodies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS JAC

Tobey, Danny.

Summary: Enjoying a prestigious first year in law school marked by a coveted job with a top professor and a relationship with a beautiful Rhodes scholar, Jeremy Davis is admitted into a mysterious club that promises him phenomenal successes and hides a deadly ancient secret.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

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

Downing, Michael

Summary: "Mark Sternum returns from PERFECT AGREEMENT to his work as a professor of creative writing in Boston. He is someone in love with his work and in love with the classroom. He is devoted to his students, even to those who don't exactly deserve his devotion. His lifelong partner is away for an extended stay in Europe, and Mark finds himself waiting anxiously on his return and somewhat in disarray...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOW

Albert, Susan Wittig

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Summary: "China and Ruby Wilcox are presenting their annual ''Not Just Plain Vanilla Workshop,'' always a huge hit with customers at Thyme & Seasons Herb Shop. But someone involved with the workshop is driven by a deadly motive, and China soon finds herself teaming up with the very pregnant Pecan Springs police chief Sheila Dawson to solve a vanilla-flavored murder. Sheila, happy to get out from behind...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Persevero Press 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M ALB

Tobey, Danny.

Summary: Enjoying a prestigious first year in law school marked by a covete job with a top professor and a relationship with a beautiful Rhodes scholar, Jeremy Davis is admitted into a mysterious club that promises him phenomenal successes and hides a deadly ancient secret.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOB

Kuhn, Cynthia G.

Summary: English professor Lila Maclean is thrilled about her new job at prestigious Stonedale University, until she finds one of her colleagues dead. She soon learns that everyone, from the chancellor to the detective working the case, believes Lila--or someone she is protecting--may be responsible for the horrific event, so she assigns herself the task of identifying the killer. More attacks on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2018

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

Bellus, HJ.

Summary: Blue Williams shines no matter the circumstance. She's the prettiest girl in her hometown, the most talented cheerleader on her high school squad, valedictorian of the senior class, prom queen, and runner-up for Miss Teen Colorado. And the list goes on ...That's until college, when she finds out that nobody recognizes her, and if they do, they couldn't care less. Blending in is something Blue...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2015

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

Archer, Jeffrey

Summary: Find out what happens to the hapless young detective from Naples who travels to an Italian hillside town to find out Who Killed the Mayor? and the pretentious schoolboy in A Road to Damascus, whose discovery of the origins of his father's wealth changes his life in the most profound way. Revel in the stories of the 1930's woman who dares to challenge the men at her Ivy League University in A...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ARC

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ARC

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ARC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ARC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Archer 2017

Archer, Jeffrey

Summary: "Find out what happens to the hapless young detective from Naples who travels to an Italian hillside town to find out Who Killed the Mayor? and the pretentious schoolboy in A Road to Damascus, whose discovery of the origins of his father's wealth changes his life in the most profound way. Revel in the stories of the 1930's woman who dares to challenge the men at her Ivy League University in A...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2017

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

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Archer 2017

Le Carré, John

Summary: "In the wake of the collapse of Lehman Brothers and with Britain on the brink of economic ruin, a young English couple takes a tennis vacation in Antigua. There they meet Dima, a Russian who styles himself the world's number one money launderer. Dima wants, among other things, a game of tennis. Back in London, the couple is subjected to an all-night interrogation by the British Secret Service,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEC

Summary: For more than 500 years, Porterhouse College has cherished tradition above all else. Unfortunately, its traditions mostly involve decadent banquets, drunkenness, and undistinguished scholarship. Enter Sir Godber Evans, a new master hell-bent on reform. Of course, the dinosaurs on the faculty resist him at every term. But Head Porter Skullion emerges as Sir Godber's most formidable foe--a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2007

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV POR

Miller, Chanel

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: Brock Turner had been sentenced to just six months in county jail after he was found sexually assaulting "Emily Doe" on Stanford's campus. Her victim impact statement was posted on BuzzFeed, where it instantly went viral, was translated globally, and read on the floor of Congress. It inspired changes in California law and the recall of the judge in the case. Now Miller reclaims her identity to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2019

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Summary: Investigates the 2011 Penn State child molestation scandal, in which Penn State football coach Jerry Sandusky was accused of several accounts of child sexual abuse and head coach Joe Paterno and university administration were implicated in a coverup. Looks at the effects of the scandal on the Penn State student body, Penn State alumni, and residents of State College, Pennsylvania. Covers...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF HAP

Ukazu, Ngozi

2 holds on 1 copy

Summary: "Eric Bittle may be a former junior figure skating champion, vlogger extraordinaire, and very talented amateur pâtissier, but being a freshman on the Samwell University hockey team is a whole new challenge. It is nothing like co-ed club hockey back in Georgia! First of all? There's checking (anything that hinders the player with possession of the puck, ranging from a stick check all the way to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second 2018

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1 available in Youth Office, Call number: YA 741.5 CHE

Keene, Carolyn

Summary: Attending the annual Greek mythology gala at Oracle College, Nancy, Bess, and George race to assist when a student falls from a balcony in the middle of her speech, an accident the sleuthing trio links to collegiate sabotage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Books 2017

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Allison, John

Summary: Their freshman year is finally coming to a close and Daisy, Susan, and Esther say goodbye to Catterick Hall forever. Literally forever. It's being bulldozed and re-purposed as a luxury dorm next semester. But as one door closes, another opens and between end of semester hookups, music festivals, and moving into their first home together, the life experiences are just getting started.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Boom Box! 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 GIA

Moushey, Bill.

Summary: Covers the child sexual abuse scandal at Penn State that rocked the world of collegiate sports, surveying all the key participants, as well as the climate that allowed the alleged crimes to occur.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.153 MOU

Smith, Juliana "Jewels"

Summary: "This unflinching visual and literary tour-de-force tackles the most pressing issues of the day--including racism, patriarchy, gentrification, police violence, and the housing crisis--with humor and biting satire. When gentrification strikes the neighborhood surrounding Ronald Reagan University, Naima Pepper recruits a group of disgruntled undergrads of color to launch the first and only...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PM Press 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 SMI