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Steig, William

Summary: Plucky Irene, a dressmaker's daughter, braves a fierce snowstorm to deliver a new gown to the duchess in time for the ball.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Square Fish 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC STE

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Steig 1986

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STE

Simon, Coco

Summary: "When Mia reads about a Design-a-Dress contest in a magazine for "budding designers ages 12-16" she is excited. But she doesn't realize how much work designing--and sewing--a dress truly is until she starts on her contest entry. While Mia stresses out about all the work she has to do, she and Katie have an argument about, of all things, fashion preferences! Katie offers suggestions that don't...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J CCD 22

George, Jessica Day

Summary: Creel can't believe her aunt wants to sacrifice her to the local dragon. It's a ploy to lure a heroic knight so that he will fight the dragon, marry Creel out of chivalrous obligation, and lift the entire family out of poverty. Creel isn't worried. After all, nobody has seen a dragon in centuries. But when the beast actually appears, Creel not only bargains with him for her life, she also ends...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books, Inc. 2021

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Strauss, Linda Leopold.

Summary: If the wedding dress young Hanna's family is making is not chosen for the princess, they will go to the poor house but thanks to Hanna's sharp eyes and artistic ability, her father stands a very good chance of becoming Embroiderer to the Princess.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Company 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE STR

Taylor, Chloe

Summary: While trying to launch an online store, Zoey promises to create special outfits for friends and finds herself overwhelmed when things do not work as she expected.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TAY

Ahdieh, Renée

Summary: "In 19th century New Orleans, Celine, a dressmaker from Paris, becomes embroiled in a murder mystery that's connected to a glamorous supernatural cohort"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Park, Linda Sue

Summary: In Dakota Territory in the 1880s, half-Chinese Hanna and her white father face racism and resistance to change as they try to make a home for themselves. Includes author's note.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Clarion Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Park 2020

Behar, Ruth

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: In 1938, eleven-year-old Esther joins her father in tropical, multicultural Cuba, where they toil together to rescue the rest of their Jewish family from persecution in Poland. Includes notes about the author's grandmother, on whom the story is based.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nancy Paulsen Books 2020

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Behar, Ruth

Summary: "La inspiradora historia de una joven judía que escapa de Polonia para rehacer su vida en Cuba, mientras trabaja para rescatar al resto de su familia. La situación se está poniendo terrible para los judíos en Polonia en vísperas de la Segunda Guerra Mundial. El padre de Esther ha huido a Cuba y ella es la primera en seguir sus pasos y reencontrarse con él en la isla. Vivir separada de su...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 468 SPANISH BEH

Ivison, Lucy

Summary: At Serendipity House, a grand mansion in 1920s London, two girls, one living downstairs as a servant and the other living in wealth upstairs, combine their fashion designing and dressmaking talents to secretly make outfits for the debutante ball and helpone attendee who wants to escape high-society life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Razorbill 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Jones, Kelly (Kelly Anne)

Summary: Deciding to become a spy after her father is killed and his money goes missing, Annis Whitworth uses her talent for sewing magical garments to open a dressmaking shop as a cover while she quietly searches for her father's murderer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC JON

Wang, Jen

Summary: Paris, at the dawn of the modern age: Prince Sebastian is looking for a bride--or rather, his parents are looking for one for him. Sebastian is too busy hiding his secret life from everyone. At night he puts on daring dresses and takes Paris by storm as the fabulous Lady Crystallia--the hottest fashion icon in the world capital of fashion! Sebastian's secret weapon (and best friend) is the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: First Second, an imprint of Roaring Brook Press 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 WAN

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