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Hesse, Karen.

Summary: During the Great Depression, fourteen-year-old Billie Jo must endure heartwrenching ordeals that no child should have to face. She and her parents struggle to keep their Oklahoma farm running as a drought and devastating dust storms take a toil on both the land and the family. In this midst of this turmoil, a tragic household accident badly injures both Billie Jo and her mother. The quiet...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 1998

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Sheinkin, Steve

Summary: Presents the story of Daniel Ellsberg and his decision to steal and publish secret documents about America's involvement in the Vietnam War.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Bausum, Ann.

Summary: Bausum compares and contrasts the childhoods of John Lewis and James Zwerg in a way that helps young readers understand the segregated experience of our nation's past. The book shows how a common interest in justice created the convergent path that enabled these young men to meet as Freedom Riders on a bus journey south.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 323.092 BAU

Favreau, Marc

Summary: "Marc Favreau documents the Great Depression--a time when Americans from all walks of life fell victim to poverty, insecurity, and fear--and tells the incredible story of how they survived and, ultimately, thrived. This is the story of the Great Depression in the United States, from the sweeping consequences of the market collapse to the more personal stories of individuals and communities...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

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Swanson, James L.

Summary: Offers an inside look into the lives of Martin Luther King, Jr. and his assassin, James Earl Ray, discussing the history of the time and systematically examining the assassination and its aftermath.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Audiobooks 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 323 SWA

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: Merlin the magician will not eat or sleep or speak to anyone. The enchantress Morgan asks young Jack and Annie of Frog Creek, Pennsylvania for help. Jack and Annie know they have to search for one of the four secrets of happiness to help Merlin the magician find joy in his life again. And so they head off in the magic tree house for Florence, Italy, in the early 1500s, then to a misty island in...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio & Listening Library 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA FICTION OSB

Balliett, Blue

Summary: In the midst of a series of unexplained accidents and mysterious coincidences, sixth-graders Calder, Petra, and Tommy lead their classmates in an attempt to keep Frank Lloyd Wright's famous Robie House from being demolished.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2006

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD BAL

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD FIC BAL

Summary: "A history of the Great Depression, based on primary source documents and other historical artifacts. Features include period art works and photographs; excerpts from literary works, letters, speeches, broadcasts, and diaries; summary boxes; a timeline; maps; and a list of additional resources"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc. 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.916 GRE

Wells, Rosemary.

Summary: During the Depression, Reuben and his out-of-work parents move from Oklahoma to Minnesota, where his father gets a job as a carnival wingwalker and Reuben has a chance to overcome his terror of flying.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books For Children 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Wells 2002

McDaniel, Melissa

Summary: Learn about the Great Depression, from its roots in the economic boom of the 1920s to its conclusion during World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.916 MCD

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.916 MCD

Jarzab, Anna.

Summary: After the death of his ex-girlfriend Carly, northern California high school student Neily joins forces with Carly's cousin Audrey to try to solve her murder.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2010

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

Burgan, Michael.

Summary: "Describes the people and events of the Great Depression. The reader's choices reveal the historical details from the perspectives of a Bonus Army marcher, a teenager riding the rails, and a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC YOU

Kidz Bop Kids

Summary: "Monster Halloween hits in a continuous spooky mix! Includes spooky sounds bonus track!"--Container.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Kidz Bop 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JUV KID

Carmichael, Clay.

Summary: Stubborn, self-reliant, eleven-year-old Zoe, recently orphaned, moves to the country to live with her prickly half-uncle, a famous doctor and sculptor, and together they learn about trust and the strength of family.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD CAR

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1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD Fiction Carmichael 2010

Contents: Thunder / wind / rain -- Demonic laughter -- Monster mash -- The Addams family -- Jaws -- Twilight Zone -- The Exorcist (Tubular bells) -- The X files -- Twin peaks -- The Munsters -- Silence of the Lambs -- Demonic laughter.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Allegro Corporation 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: CD JUVENILE Kids

Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud)

Summary: Anne, an eleven-year-old orphan, is sent by mistake to live with a lonely, middle-aged brother and sister on a Prince Edward Island farm and proceeds to make an indelible impression on everyone around her. Includes a study guide.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: CD J Montgomery

Thomas, Evan

Summary: An account of the Battle of Leyte Gulf in October 1944 is told through the commands of four naval leaders, including two American commanders and two Japanese admirals, and offers insight into how the war reflected profound cultural differences.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2006

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 940.5426 THO

Dahl, Roald.

Summary: Presents five of the author's most popular novels.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Children's Audio 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDA FICTION DAH

Adler, David A.

Summary: While helping his family make ends meet during the Depression by selling newspapers, a boy meets Babe Ruth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ADL

Jordan, Sara

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Sara Jordan Pub. 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 468.3 JOR

Osborne, Mary Pope

Summary: Jack and Annie join Merlin on a magical mission to King Arthur's castle at Camelot, a haunted castle, fight a giant sea serpent, and travel to the land of snow.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2001

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDA FICTION OSB

Summary: "Follow along as Mike and Sulley try to save Monstropolis and return Boo to her human world!"--Book cover, p. [4].

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2012

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Paperback, Call number: JE FIC DIS

Blumenthal, Karen.

Summary: A comprehensive review of the events, personalities, and mistakes behind the Stock Market Crash of 1929, featuring photographs, newspaper articles, and cartoons of the day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2002

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Connor, Leslie.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Addie tries to cope with her mother's erratic behavior and being separated from her beloved stepfather and half-sisters when she and her mother go to live in a small trailer by the railroad tracks on the outskirts of Schenectady, New York.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: CD Fiction Conner 2008