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Hirsch, Jeff.

Summary: Twenty years after the start of the war that caused the Collapse, fifteen-year-old Stephen, his father, and grandfather travel post-Collapse America scavenging, but when his grandfather dies and his father decides to risk everything to save the lives of two strangers, Stephen's life is turned upside down.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Audio 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Eighteen-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from anorexia as she struggles with the same disorder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Speak, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA), Inc. 2010

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

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Anderson 2009

Harper, Jane (Jane Elizabeth)

2 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "A small town hides big secrets in The Dry. After getting a note demanding his presence, Federal Agent Aaron Falk arrives in his hometown for the first time in decades to attend the funeral of his best friend, Luke. Twenty years ago when Falk was accused of murder, Luke was his alibi. Falk and his father fled under a cloud of suspicion, saved from prosecution only because of Luke's steadfast...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M HAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY HAR

Shusterman, Neal

Summary: A world with no hunger, no disease, no war, no misery: Humanity has conquered all those things and has even conquered death. Now Scythes are the only ones who can end life, and they are commanded to do so in order to keep the size of the population under control. Citra and Rowan are chosen to apprentice to a scythe, a role that neither wants. These teens must master the "art" of taking life,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2017

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Bowman, Akemi Dawn

Summary: Rumi Seto plans to spend her life writing music with her younger sister, Lea. When Lea dies in a car accident, her mother sends Rumi to live with her aunt in Hawaii while she deals with her own grief. Struggling with the loss of her sister, abandoned by her mother, and without music in her life, Rumi turns to the friendship of a teenage surfer named Kai, and an eighty-year-old named George...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2018

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Ostrovski, Emil

Summary: Youths infected with the fatal Peter Pan Virus are sent to Westing Academy where Noah Falls pins his affections on a boy who does not reciprocate, and soon tarnishes his other relationships and increases his feelings of self-loathing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

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

Paterson, Katherine.

1 hold on 9 copies

Summary: The life of a ten-year-old boy in rural Virginia expands when he becomes friends with a newcomer who subsequently meets an untimely death trying to reach their hideaway, Terabithia, during a storm. All summer, Jess pushed himself to be the fastest boy in the fifth grade, and when the year's first school-yard race was run, he was going to win. But his victory was stolen by a newcomer, by a girl,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1977

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAT

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4 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAT
1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC PAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Patterson 1977

Pennypacker, Sara

Summary: A foster child named Angel and twelve-year-old Stella, who are living with Stella's great-aunt Louise at the Linger Longer Cottage Colony on Cape Cod, secretly assume responsibility for the vacation rentals when Louise unexpectedly dies and the girls are afraid of being returned to the foster care system.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2012

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PEN

Marsh, Katherine.

Summary: After fourteen-year-old classics prodigy Jack Perdu has a near fatal accident he meets Euri, a young ghost who introduces him to New York's Underworld, where those who died in New York reside until they are ready to move on, and Jack vows to find his dead mother there.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Audiobooks 2007

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD JFIC MAR

Mitchell, Saundra.

Summary: In 1917, Kate Witherspoon, who has lived a bohemian life with her artist parents, goes to Los Angeles where she meets crippled midwestern farm boy Julian Birch, another runaway, and together they realize they have the ability to triumph over death and time.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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

Rodman, Mary Ann.

Summary: Even though Zach finds roller coasters scary, he rides one with Grandpa in an attempt to make him happy again after Grandma's death.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E ROD

Arnold, David

Summary: Teens Victor Benucci and Madeline Falco sit in separate police interrogation rooms telling about the misfits who brought them together and their journey sparked by a message in an urn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Childrens Books 2016

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

Tims, Laura

Summary: "Since the car accident, Samantha Herring has been in constant pain, not only from a lingering leg injury, but also from her mother's death, which has devastated her family. After pushing away her friends, Sam has receded into a fog of depression. But then Sam meets Eliot, a reckless loner with a carefree attitude and an amazing secret: he can't feel any pain. At first, Sam is jealous--what she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

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

Davies, Nicola

Summary: A young boy and his family are trying to overcome the loss of his father. The natural world becomes part of the healing process.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graffeg 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DAV

Sáenz, Benjamin Alire

Summary: "A story set on the American border with Mexico, about family and friendship, life and death, and one teen struggling to understand what his adoption does and doesn't mean about who he is"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library/Random House 2017

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Welford, Ross

Summary: Twelve-year-old Al Chaudhury discovers his late dad's time machine and travels back to 1984 with his pet hamster to prevent the go-kart accident that killed his father.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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

Mackintosh, Clare

Summary: Two years ago, Tom and Caroline Johnson committed suicide, one seemingly unable to live without the other. Their adult daughter Anna is struggling to come to terms with her parents' deaths, unable to comprehend why they chose to end their lives. Now with a young baby herself, she feels her mother's presence keenly and is determined to find out what really happened to her parents. But as Anna...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2018

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

Gurley, Jason

Summary: Off the coast of the small California town of Orilla del Cielo, the silhouettes of oil rigs loom. To Zach, they are a reminder of loss-- his father, an oil worker, drowned years earlier. With his family struggling to make ends meet, Zach feels he's destined for the same bleak future. Then he meets Vanessa, an optimistic girl from a wealthy family whose sights are literally set on the stars....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Book Press 2019

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

Everett, Sarah

Summary: Eden has always had two loves: her best friend, Lacey, and her crush, Will. And then, almost simultaneously, she loses them both. Will to a car accident and Lacey to the inevitable growing up and growing apart. Devastated by the holes they have left in her life, Eden finds solace in an unlikely place. Before he died, Will set up an account with In Good Company, a service that uploads voices and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

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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

Albom, Mitch

Summary: "In this enchanting sequel to the number one bestseller The Five People You Meet in Heaven, Mitch Albom tells the story of Eddie's heavenly reunion with Annie--the little girl he saved on earth--in an unforgettable novel of how our lives and losses intersect. Fifteen years ago, in Mitch Albom's beloved novel, The Five People You Meet in Heaven, the world fell in love with Eddie, a grizzled war...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALB

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION ALB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Albom 2018

Tropper, Jonathan.

Summary: Judd Foxman is thrown together with his dysfunctional family when his father dies, while at the same time coping with his wife's infidelity and the end of his marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC TRO

Silvera, Adam

Summary: "We here at Last Friend Inc. are collectively sorry for this loss of you. Our deepest sympathies extend to those who love you and those who will never meet you. We hope you find a new friend of value to spend your final hours with today. On September 5, a little after midnight, Death-Cast calls Mateo Torrez and Rufus Emeterio to give them some bad news: They're going to die today. Mateo and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC SIL

Leaver, Trisha

Summary: "When her identical twin sister Maddy is killed in a car accident, seventeen-year-old Ella assumes Maddy's life, only to discover that it was filled with dark secrets"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

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