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Wright, John C. (John Charles)

Summary: Texas gunslinger and genius Menelaus Illation Montrose is awakened from cryo-suspension to harness developing forces of evolution and social engineering to counter a threat against another historical period.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WRI

Malone, Jen

Summary: After the liver disease she was born with flares up unexpectedly, roller derby star Amelia, eighteen, must come to terms with the brevity of life while hoping for an organ transplant.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC MAL

Solomon, Rachel Lynn

Summary: Aspiring choreographer Sophie Orenstein, eighteen, wonders if seventeen-year-old Peter Rosenthal-Porter, gifted pianist, best friend, and secret crush, will love her back after receiving her kidney.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2019

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

Murray, Tamsyn

Summary: Jonny and Neve, both fifteen, bond after her twin brother, in whose shadow she has been living, becomes Jonny's just-in-time heart donor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poppy, Little, Brown and Company 2017

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Dimaline, Cherie

Summary: "In a future world ravaged by global warming, people have lost the ability to dream, and the dreamlessness has led to widespread madness. The only people still able to dream are North America's indigenous population - and it is their marrow that holds the cure for the rest of the world. But getting the marrow - and dreams - means death for the unwilling donors. Driven to flight, a 15-year-old...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dancing Cat Books 2017

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

Reed, Jaime

Summary: Janelle Pruitt is into activism and causes, her former best friend Alyssa is just into herself and her "group" of self-absorbed teenagers; but then Alyssa collapses, and it turns out that diabetes has ravaged her body as badly as the recent hurricane ravaged their town and now she is in urgent need of a kidney transplant--Janelle signs up for the donor program, but when it turns out that she is...

Format: text

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

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

Whaley, John Corey.

Summary: Travis Coates has a good head. On someone else's shoulders. Listen: Travis Coates was alive once and then he wasn't. Now he's alive again. Simple as that. The in-between part is still a little fuzzy, but Travis can tell you that, at some point or another, his head got chopped off and shoved into a freezer. Five years later, it was reattached to some other guy's body, and well, here he is....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audioworks (Children's) 2014

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

Irving, John

Summary: When a New York journalist suffers a horrible accident--his left hand eaten by a lion while reporting on a story from India--witnessed by millions on television, viewers rally to help him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2001

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Ishiguro, Kazuo

Summary: From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge-of-your-seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it means to be human. Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the influences of the city. Its students are well tended and supported, trained in art and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2005

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP SF ISH

Peele, Amy S

Summary: While the federal government is launching a national investigation on the equity of organ distribution, a female tech CEO flies across the country to get a liver transplant. Soon, well-respected transplant nurse Sarah Golden and her best friend, Jackie, find themselves tangled up in an intense plot to uncover the answer to the question on everyone s mind: Can you buy your way up to the top of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: She Writes Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PEE

Ishiguro, Kazuo

Summary: From the Booker Prize-winning author of The Remains of the Day and When We Were Orphans, comes an unforgettable edge-of-your-seat mystery that is at once heartbreakingly tender and morally courageous about what it means to be human. Hailsham seems like a pleasant English boarding school, far from the influences of the city. Its students are well tended and supported, trained in art and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ISH

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ISH

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Ishiguro

Whaley, John Corey.

Summary: After dying at age sixteen, Travis Coates' head was removed and frozen for five years before being attached to another body, and now the old Travis and the new must find a way to coexist while figuring out changes in his relationships.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2014

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

Cleave, Paul

Summary: "Joshua is convinced there is a family curse. It's taken loved ones from him, it's robbed him of his eyesight, and it's the reason why his father is killed while investigating the homicide of a young woman. Joshua is handed an opportunity he can't refuse: an operation that will allow him to see the world through his father's eyes. As Joshua navigates a world of sight, he gets glimpses of what...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLE

Munson, Ronald

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 174.25 MUN

Aaron, Jason

Summary: In an attack on a factory on Cymoon 1, the rebels discover innocent slave workers who they must help escape before the factory is destroyed by explosives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO/Spotlight 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC AAR

Foran, Racquel

Summary: Introduces organ transplantation, discussing the history and development of procedures used today, organ donation, and life after transplant surgery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 617.95 FOR

Mezrich, Joshua D.

Summary: A transplant surgeon discusses the pioneers, science, and ethical challenges of organ transplantation as well as the ways that organ transplants have revolutionized medical care, and offers illuminating stories of his own patients.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MEZRICH, JOSHUA D MEZ

MacLachlan, Patricia.

Summary: Edward is one of a large and close family that loves baseball, music, books, and each other, and when he unexpectedly dies and his parents donate his organs, his wonderful eyes go to a perfect recipient.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2007

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Mac

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: Shay Bourne, a prisoner on death row in New Hampshire, has one last request: to donate his heart, post-execution, to the sister of his victim who needs a transplant. Bourne says it's the only way he can redeem himself. Shay's spiritual advisor, Fr. Michael Wright, knows redemption has nothing to do with organ donation and plans to convince Bourne; but miracles, witnessed by inmates and prison...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION Picoult

Hatvany, Amy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAT

Aaron, Jason

Summary: Although the rebels successfully completed their mission on Cymoon 1, Luke Skywalker now recognizes the power of the Force and realizes he has much more to learn before becoming a true Jedi.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO/Spotlight 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC AAR

Cook, Robin

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Robin Cook takes on the cutting-edge world of gene modification in this pulse-pounding new medical thriller.</strong> When an unidentified, seemingly healthy young woman collapses suddenly on the New York City subway and dies upon reaching the hospital, her case is an eerie reminder for veteran medical examiner Jack Stapleton of the 1918 flu pandemic. Fearful...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2018

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Picoult, Jodi

Summary: Shay Bourne shattered June Nealon's life when he murdered her husband and daughter. Now, as New Hampshire's first death row inmate in 58 years, his last request is one he believes might bring him salvation. Shay wants to donate his heart to June's other, ailing daughter. But since he is scheduled for lethal injection, this not possible. Further complications arise when Shay begins performing...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

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

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FICTION Picoult 2008

Sigler, Scott.

Summary: On a remote island in the Canadian Arctic, PJ Colding leads a group of geneticists who have discovered the holy grail of medicine--a computer-engineered living creature whose organs can be implanted in any person, with no chance of transplant rejection. There's just one problem: these "ancestors" are not docile.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIG