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Doan, Lisa.

Summary: "Jack's parents have decided to guide safaris in Africa, much to Jack's chagrin and none of their previous schemes have worked"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC DOA

Grabenstein, Chris

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Mr. Lemoncello has invited teams from all across America to compete in the first ever LIBRARY OLYMPICS...but someone is trying to censor what the kids are reading"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GRA

Evanovich, Janet

Summary: Brilliant and boyishly charming, Emerson Knight likes nothing better than solving an unsolvable, improbable mystery. And finding a missing island is better than Christmas morning in the Knight household. When clues lead to a dark and sinister secret that is being guarded by the National Park Service, Emerson will need to assemble a crack team for help. Since a crack team isn't available, he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC EVA

Spinelli, Jerry.

Summary: In this story about the perils of popularity, the courage of nonconformity, and the thrill of first love, an eccentric student named Stargirl changes Mica High School forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2000

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Doan, Lisa.

Summary: Upon the death of his Aunt Julia, twelve-year-old Jack is whisked by his scheming and dreaming parents from Pennsylvania to a small Caribbean island, Compano, and soon finds himself alone on a deserted island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Donellan, J. M. (Joshua M.)

Summary: Freya Miller, funny and tenacious with a taste for vodka, escapes a recent tragedy by answering an advertisement for a nursing job that promises LIGHT DUTIES. LARGE PAY. NO QUESTIONS ASKED OR ANSWERED. Her new employer is the infamous, eccentric, and stupendously rich Vincetti family, heads of the Halcyon Corporation. Her task will be to care for their adored heir, Elijah, who is currently...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poisoned Pen Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Grabenstein, Chris

Summary: "Mr. Lemoncello holds a contest for his young friends where they must race to bring interesting facts back to his library"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Plozza, Shivaun

Summary: Marlowe hopes that meeting the family of her heart donor will help her move on from being "The Dying Girl," but family, neighborhood, and other complications hold her back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Foley, Lizzie K.

Summary: Ten-year-old Jane Doe, the only student average enough to be excluded from the town of Remarkable's School for the Remarkably Gifted, is joined at her public school by the trouble-making Grimlet twins, who lead her on a series of adventures involving an out-of-control science fair project, a pirate captain on the run from a mutinous crew, a lonely dentist, and a newly constructed bell tower...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Foley 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC FOL

Vanderpool, Clare.

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: At the end of World War II, Jack Baker, a landlocked Kansas boy, is suddenly uprooted after his mother's death and placed in a boys' boarding school in Maine. There, Jack encounters Early Auden, the strangest of boys, who reads the number pi as a story and collects clippings about the sightings of a great black bear in the nearby mountains.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC 2013

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Nesb�, Jo

Summary: New friends Nilly and Lisa help eccentric professor Doctor Proctor to develop his latest invention, a powder that makes one fart, making them very popular at school, but someone is planning to steal the industrial-strength formula for evil purposes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION NES

Jennings, Patrick.

Summary: Befriending a very strange new student, Toulouse, helps outsider Woodrow stand up to the class bullies who have been picking on them both.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC JEN

Clark, Henry

Summary: Finding a rare zucchini-colored crayon leads twelve-year-old River Monroe and his friends on an adventure with their eccentric neighbor to save Earth from invading interstellar storm troopers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC CLA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION CLA

Atwood, Megan

Summary: Ten-year-old Angie DelMar is sure that there is something creepy and dangerous about her new neighbor, Ms. Doody: somebody who has a book entitled The ABCs of World Domination is obviously up to no good; but when Angie and her friends steal the growth serum intended to create giant insects they accidentally release it at the local day care--and the town is suddenly besieged by giant screaming...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ATW

Angleberger, Tom.

Summary: Sixth-grader Tommy and his friends describe their interactions with a paper finger puppet of Yoda, worn by their weird classmate Dwight, as they try to figure out whether or not the puppet can really predict the future.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC ANG

Angleberger, Tom.

Summary: The seventh graders of McQuarrie Middle School and their Star Wars-inspired Origami finger puppets go on a field trip to Washington, D.C., on what proves to be a very long trip full of shifting alliances, betrayals, carsickness, and sugar rushes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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

Angleberger, Tom.

Summary: One month before the state standards test are to take place, the Origami Rebel Alliance has found powerful allies in unexpected places in their fight against the FunTime test preparation program, but Principal Rabbski has not yet declared her allegiance.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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

Spinelli, Jerry.

Summary: In this story about the perils of popularity, the courage of nonconformity, and the thrill of first love, an eccentric student named Stargirl changes Mica High School forever.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Angleberger, Tom.

Summary: Harvey, upset when his Darth Paper finger puppet brings humiliation, gets Dwight suspended, but Origami Yoda asks Tommy and Kellan, now in seventh grade, to make a new casefile to persuade the School Board to reinstate Dwight.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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

Angleberger, Tom.

Summary: Sixth-grader Tommy and his friends describe their interactions with a paper finger puppet of Yoda, worn by their weird classmate Dwight, as they try to figure out whether or not the puppet can really predict the future. Includes instructions for making Origami Yoda.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC ANG

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC ANG

Sloan, Holly Goldberg

Summary: Twelve-year-old genius and outsider Willow Chance must figure out how to connect with other people and find a surrogate family for herself after her parents are killed in a car accident.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2013

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SLO

Makkai, Rebecca.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "A dazzlingly original new novel from the acclaimed author of The Borrower. Now, Makkai returns with an ingenious novel set on an historic estate that once housed an arts colony. Doug, the husband of the estate's heir, desperately needs the colony files to get his stalled academic career back on track. But what he discovers when he finally gets his hands on them is more than he bargained for....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAK

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Makkai 2014

Vanderpool, Clare.

1 hold on 10 copies

Summary: "Odyssey-like adventure of two boys' incredible quest on the Appalachian Trail where they deal with pirates, buried secrets, and extraordinary encounters"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wyatt, Merrill

Summary: While trying to jumpstart the zombie apocalypse, twelve-year-old Ernestine Montgomery and her new stepbrother, Charleston, stumble upon a murder mystery in the retirement apartments where their parents do maintenance.--Provided by Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jimmy Patterson Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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