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Forstchen, William R.

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Summary: "From the author of the smash hit, New York Times bestselling One Second After series comes a thriller in which the survival of humanity itself is at stake. The countdown is on. In less than forty eight hours, Earth will be hit by a major solar storm. At first, it is thought to be a Coronal Mass Ejection (CME) that will severely damage our world's electronic infrastructure. A crisis to be...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 2019

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Walters, Eric

Summary: A global blackout forces teenager Adam Daley and his neighbors to turn their community into a fortress, defending against countless enemies, but a new danger threatens to destroy them all.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2016

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Summary: The puppies of PAW Patrol attempt to plan a surprise birthday party for Chase while dealing with the aftermath of a storm that has left much of Adventure Bay in a blackout.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Golden Books 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PAW

Smith, Jennifer E.

Summary: "Sparks fly when sixteen-year-old Lucy Patterson and seventeen-year-old Owen Buckley meet on an elevator rendered useless by a New York City blackout. Soon after, the two teenagers leave the city, but as they travel farther away from each other geographically, they stay connected emotionally, in this story set over the course of one year"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2014

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

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

Wilson, F. Paul (Francis Paul)

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Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIL

Elsberg, Marc

Summary: When the lights go out one night, no one panics. Not yet. The lights always come back on soon, don't they? Surely it's a glitch, a storm, a malfunction. But something seems strange about this night. Across Europe, controllers watch in disbelief as electrical grids collapse. There is no power, anywhere. A former hacker and activist, Piero investigates a possible cause of the disaster. The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ELS
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Elsberg, Marc

Summary: One night, the lights go out across Europe. The electrical grids collapse on an epic scale and unleash a devastating chaos in the total blackout. And unbeknownst to the general population, nuclear reactors are starting to overheat. When a former hacker and activist who knows a thing or two about infiltrating networks starts investigating the cause of this disaster, he soon becomes a prime...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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

Walters, Eric

Summary: "In a world gone dark, life goes on for Adam and his fortified neighborhood--but the trade-offs made for safety and security are increasingly wrenching and questionable"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2015

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

Walters, Eric

Summary: "A teen's suburban neighborhood bands together for its own survival in a world stricken by a catastrophic blackout"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2014

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

Walters, Eric

Summary: Fifteen-year-old Emma has moved house with her ex-Marine mother and younger brother. It's a brand-new condo building, which explains the semi-regular power outages, as workers complete the units around them. So Emma isn't particularly concerned when the latest blackout hits just as they are preparing to leave town on a long weekend camping trip. But then the car won't start, and their...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Teen 2018

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

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

Freeman, Martha

Summary: Eleven-year-olds Luis and Maura investigate the cause of a long-term, city-wide power outage in Hampton, New Jersey. Includes facts about electric power and instructions for assembling an emergency kit.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2018

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC FRE

Summary: This film takes you into one particular Sunday morning in the lives of two fourteen-year-old boys, Flama and Moko. With their neighbor Rita and pizza delivery boy Ulises, they create their own adventures to overcome their boredom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2006

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN DUC

O'Ryan, Ray

Summary: Zack loves everything about his new planet, Nebulon, until there is a complete cosmic blackout and he must try to function without his Indoor Robotic Assistant and hyperphone.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2017

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Brown, Sandra

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Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Rocco, John.

Summary: When a busy family's activities come to a halt because of a blackout, they find they enjoy spending time together and not being too busy for once.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Hyperion Books 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E ROC

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Rocco 2011

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROC

Copies Available at Peninsula

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Bakke, Gretchen Anna

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Summary: "The grid is an accident of history and of culture, in no way intrinsic to how we produce, deliver and consume electrical power. Yet this is the system the United States ended up with, a jerry-built structure now so rickety and near collapse that a strong wind or a hot day can bring it to a grinding halt. The grid is now under threat from a new source: renewable and variable energy, which puts...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333 BAK