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Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)

Summary: Arthur Bash is the school thug-for-hire (paid in candy bars), mostly because he just looks the part, so when orphan Darius Drake offers him three candy bars to accompany him to the run-down Stompanado Housing Complex, and just look menacing, he agrees--and soon finds himself deep in a mystery involving Darius' estranged grandfather, the lost Dunbar Diamonds, and the villainous Jasper Jones.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Blue Sky Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Sullivan, J. Courtney.

Summary: "The story of four couples linked over sevearal decades by one diamond ring, and the woman who launched the most famous diamond campaign in the world"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SUL

Roy, Ron

Summary: "Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose solve a mystery at the Museum of Science"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED AZSE 10

Meyerson, Amy

Summary: "The Millers are far from perfect. Estranged siblings Beck, Ashley and Jake find themselves under one roof for the first time in years, forced to confront old resentments and betrayals, when their mysterious, eccentric matriarch, Helen, passes away. But their lives are about to change when they find a secret inheritance hidden among her possessions--the Florentine Diamond, a 137-carat yellow...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Park Row Books 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MEY

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: It should have been a piece of cake. All he had to do was pick up some pretty little bail-jumper who wasn't even bothering to hide. But cynical bounty hunter Jack Dakota soon discovered there was nothing easy about spitfire M. J. O'Learyor about this case. Someone had set them both up. Now they were handcuffed together and on the run from a pair of hired killers. And M. J. wasn't talkingnot...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Patterson, James

Summary: Matthew Bannon, a poor art student living in New York City, finds a duffel bag filled with diamonds during a chaotic attack at Grand Central Station. Plans for a worry-free life with his gorgeous girlfriend Katherine fill his thoughts--until he realizes that he is being hunted, and that whoever is after him won't stop until they have reclaimed the diamonds and exacted their revenge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Brown & Co. 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Patterson 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS PAT

Hart, Matthew

4 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "When "The Russian Pink"--a stunningly large rose-hued diamond--makes a surprise appearance around the neck of Honey Li, the wife of surging presidential candidate Harry Nash, Alex Turner, an investigator for the Treasury Department's diamond division and former C.I.A. agent, finds himself spiraling down a seemingly endless rabbit hole. A diamond like that always carries secrets, but the web of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Crime 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lobdell, Scott.

Summary: Frank and Joe are assigned to back up Miss Teen Stunt America contestant Lindsay Rider, who is also an A.T.A.C. agent, as they attempt to discover which of the other three contestants is fencing stolen diamonds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Papercutz 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 LOB

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Graphic HBG 13

Dobbyn, John F

Summary: What do Boston, Dublin, and Sierra Leone have in common? The movement of blood diamonds at enormous profit but grave human expense: mafia killings in Boston and Ireland and child enslavement and murder in Sierra Leone. And who is ensnared in the middle of all of this Michael Knight and Lex Devlin. Can they stop the enormously profitable trade of these tainted jewels? They must come between the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oceanview Publishing 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOB

Smith, Roland

Summary: "Thirteen-year-old Dan Cahill and his older sister, Amy, have committed a string of thefts that lands them on Interpol's Most Wanted list. But the crimes are not Amy and Dan's fault. A shadowy organization known as the Vespers has kidnapped seven members of the Cahill family. If Amy and Dan don't deliver a series of bizarre ransoms, it's lights out for the hostages. Until now, Amy and Dan have...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC SMI

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: It should have been a piece of cake. All he had to do was pick up some pretty little bail-jumper who wasn't even bothering to hide. But cynical bounty hunter Jack Dakota soon discovered there was nothing easy about spitfire M. J. O'Learyor about this case. Someone had set them both up. Now they were handcuffed together and on the run from a pair of hired killers. And M. J. wasn't talkingnot...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silhouette Books 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

Mayle, Peter

Summary: When a Riviera socialite's diamonds are stolen--the latest in a string of seemingly unconnected but ever-more-audacious jewelry heists across France--Elena flies in to investigate the insurance claim. It's a trip she's more than happy to make, as it gives her a chance to meet up with old friends in Marseille--and, particularly, with Sam. Once reunited, Sam isn't entirely distracted by domestic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAY

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M MAY

Sullivan, J. Courtney.

Summary: "The story of four couples linked over sevearal decades by one diamond ring, and the woman who launched the most famous diamond campaign in the world"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: He was standing face-to-face with a dead woman...and she was holding a gun. Lieutenant Seth Buchanan's homicide investigation - and his heart - were thrown into turmoil when Grace Fontaine turned up very much alive...and in possession of one the huge blue diamonds known as the Stars of Mithra. The cool, controlled cop never let his feelings get in the way of his job, and everything he knew...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Matheny, Bill

Summary: A thief is stealing priceless diamonds in Gotham City, and the cops are after Catwoman for the crime--but for once she is innocent, and it is up to Batman to find the real culprit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 MAT

Conwell, Kent.

Summary: When Jack Edney is assaulted and hospitalized in Priouxville on the banks of Ghost Bayou near Bayou Teche in Louisiana, Tony Boudreaux forgoes his long anticipated vacation to aid his best friend. The assailants were searching for hidden diamonds, but the jewels turn out to be the least of his worries when Tony stumbles onto three murders the locals attributed to the mythical loup garou, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avalon Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Hearn, Sam

Summary: While on a school trip to the British Arts & Antiquities Museum, John Watson and his friends from the Baker Street Academy get involved in a mystery when the Alpine Star, a famous diamond, is stolen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HEA

Neggers, Carla.

Summary: Juliana Fall, an acclaimed pianist, finds her life and the lives of her family members greatly affected when she inherits the Minstrel's Rough, the world's largest uncut diamond. Reprint.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NEG

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: She couldn't remember a thing, not even who she was. But it was clear Bailey James was in trouble. Big trouble! And she desperately needed Cade Parris to help her live long enough to find out just what kind. The moment the coolheaded private eye laid eyes on the fragile beauty, she almost had him forgetting who he was. If Bailey was a criminal, Cade would eat his P.I. license. But what was she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silhouette Books 1997

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Rober

Keene, Carolyn.

Summary: Teenage detective Nancy Drew finds herself in danger when she sets out to track a jewel thief.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grossett & Dunlap 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC KEE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Keene 1989

Morgan, Winter

Summary: After discovering that zombies have destroyed his Minecraft village, Steve embarks on a mission to mine forty diamonds in order to make a diamond sword that he can use against the walking dead menace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sky Pony Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MOR

Keene, Carolyn.

Summary: "Diamonds are a girl's best friend--or are they? There's more excitement on this cruise ship than Nancy bargained for!"

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC KEE

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