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Wieder, Joy Nelkin

Summary: A mouse upsets villagers just before Passover by stealing a crumb of bread from one house and running into another, then brings neighbors together to finish preparing for the holiday. Includes background information about the story and glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday Books for Young Readers 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIE

Bryon, Nathan

Summary: Aspiring astronaut Rocket draws her community together to see a rare appearance of the Phoenix Meteor Showers, hoping especially that her big brother, Jamal, will look up from his phone.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BRY

Dealey, Erin

Summary: After the worst snowstorm of the year, a young girl wishes on a snow globe that everyone will come out to play and share a dream of peace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE DEA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Dealey 2019

Dillard, Sarah

Summary: "The Mouse Scouts are back for another badge. Violet, Tigerlily, and their friends are determined to earn their 'Make a Difference" badge'"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Messner, Kate

Summary: From multiple perspectives, tells of a time capsule project and the middle schoolers who contribute, including future journalist Nora Tucker and newcomer Elidee Jones, whose brother is in the local prison.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Children's Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MES

Lowry, Lois.

Summary: In this novel that unites characters from "The Giver" and "Gathering Blue," Matty, a young member of a utopian community that values honesty, conceals an emerging healing power that he cannot explain or understand.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lowry, Lois.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: In this novel that unites characters from "The Giver" and "Gathering Blue," Matty, a young member of a utopian community that values honesty, conceals an emerging healing power that he cannot explain or understand.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LOW

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: YA Fiction Lowry 2004

Matthews, Dave

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Kirra must summon the courage to face her own mistakes before she can help save her peaceful community from a gigantic threat.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney * Hyperion 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC MAT

Foley, Lizzie K.

Summary: Ten-year-old Jane Doe, the only student average enough to be excluded from the town of Remarkable's School for the Remarkably Gifted, is joined at her public school by the trouble-making Grimlet twins, who lead her on a series of adventures involving an out-of-control science fair project, a pirate captain on the run from a mutinous crew, a lonely dentist, and a newly constructed bell tower...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Foley 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC FOL

Berger, Carin

Summary: Simple text and collage illustrations remind the reader that we are stronger together than alone.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BER

Turnage, Sheila.

Summary: Washed ashore as a baby in tiny Tupelo Landing, North Carolina, Mo LoBeau, now eleven, and her best friend Dale turn detective when the amnesiac Colonel, owner of a café and co-parent of Mo with his cook, Miss Lana, seems implicated in a murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION TUR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Turnage 2012

McManus, Karen M.

2 holds on 4 copies

Summary: While true-crime afficionado Ellery and her twin brother are staying with their grandmother in a Vermont community known for murder, a new friend goes missing and Ellery may be next.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Lupica, Mike.

Summary: Small but fast twelve-year-old Will Tyler, an avid football player in the down-and-out town of Forbes, Pennsylvania, takes matters into his own hands to try and finance the city's football team, giving the whole community hope in the process.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LUP

Wilk, Elvia

Summary: "In the near future, Berlin's real estate is being flipped in the name of "sustainability," only to make the city even more unaffordable; artists are employed by corporations as consultants; and the weather is acting strange. In search of affordable housing, young couple Anja and Louis move into a community on an artificial mountain, The Berg--yet another "eco-friendly" initiative run by a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soft Skull 2019

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Lewis, Kristyn Kusek

Summary: Greyhill, Virginia is a refuge of old money, old mansions, and old-fashioned ideas about who belongs and who doesn't. When Bess Warner arrives in town with her husband Cole and their kids, they'll be living across from his mother, and taking over the family's inn-keeping business. Bess lost her White House job under a cloud of scandal. She gets an opportunity to write an article for the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2019

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Hoffman, Alice

Summary: Twig, aged twelve, is practically ignored by classmates and other residents of Sidwell, Massachusetts, but gets along fine with just her mother and brother, whose presence must be kept secret, until descendants of the witch who cursed her family move in next door and want to be her friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HOF

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HOF

Coven, Wanda

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Heidi discovers that helping to clean up can be fun, so she brings her community together to make the neglected "Trash Park" beautiful again.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2019

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Hosseini, Khaled.

Summary: A novel about how people love, how they take care of each other, and how choices made today can resonate through future generations. Author Khaled Hosseini gives listeners a multi-generational family story revolving around siblings and how they love, betray, hurt, honor, and would do anything for one another.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hoffman, Alice.

Summary: When Robin Moore, a divorced mother of a teenaged son, brings an off-islander named Stephen to her island home, his presence transforms all who cross paths with him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOF

Salerni, Dianne K.

Summary: Returning to her hometown of Catawissa, Pennsylvania, in 1867 to marry a man she has never met, seventeen-year-old Verity Boone gets caught up in the a mystery surrounding the graves of her mother and aunt and a dangerous hunt for Revolutionary-era gold.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Covington, Vicki.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Moore, Christopher

Summary: When a boy witnesses the murder of a portly, Scrooge-like real-estate developer, he believes the victim is Santa Claus and wishes for the man's recovery, and when the haphazard angel, Raziel, grants the wish, unexpected occurrences result.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow 2004

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Moore, Christopher

Summary: A humorous tale of what happens when a none-too-clever angel overhears a little boy, who, having witnessed Santa taking a shovel to the head, prays for Santa to return from the dead.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2005

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Cartaya, Pablo

Summary: "Funny and poignant, The Epic Fail of Arturo Zamora is the vibrant story of a family, a striking portrait of a town, and one boy's quest to save both, perfect for fans of Rita Williams-Garcia."--Amazon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Children's Books 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CAR

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