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Randisi, Robert J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RAN

O'Connor, Jane

Summary: "It's Nancy Clancy's time to shine as she takes center stage in the school play! There's no way Nancy will get stuck in the chorus again this year--she's been practicing guitar for months and her audition was superb. So when Nancy gets a callback, she's overwhelmed with joy! But after Nancy's performance during the play is captured on a video that gets posted on YouTube, it seems her stardom...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2015

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

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

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

Robson, Laura Brooke

Summary: In a world bound for an epic flood, Natasha, a Principal Flyer in the court's Royal Flyers, a lauded fleet of aerial silk performers, will do anything to save her family, but unbeknownst to her, her newest recruit has plans of her own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2021

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Gilbert, Elizabeth

Summary: In 1940, nineteen-year-old Vivian Morris has just been kicked out of Vassar College, owing to her lackluster freshman-year performance. Her affluent parents send her to Manhattan to live with her Aunt Peg, who owns a flamboyant, crumbling midtown theater called the Lily Playhouse. There Vivian is introduced to an entire cosmos of unconventional and charismatic characters, from the fun-chasing...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GIL

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

Swift, Graham

Summary: "It's the summer of 1959, and something magical can be witnessed at the end of the pier in beach town Brighton, England. Jack Robbins, Ronnie Deane, and Evie White are performing in a seaside variety show, starring as Jack Robinson the compere comedian, and The Great Pablo and Eve: a magic act. By the end of the summer, Evie's glinting engagement ring will be flung to the bottom of the ocean...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SWI

Alexander, William (William Joseph)

Summary: Hoping to find his lost brother, Rownie escapes the home of the witch Graba and joins a troupe of goblins who perform in Zombay, a city where humans are forbidden to wear masks and act in plays.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2012

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

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION ALE

Gomez-Hira, Monica

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Eighteen-year-old Carmen takes on a summer internship that has her reuniting with estranged family for an over-the-top quinceañera, reluctantly reconnecting to a long-lost ex-boyfriend, and finding happiness in the chaos"-- Carmen Aguilar just wants to make her happily ever after come true. Which involves being stuck in an unpaid summer internship-- performing in a ball gown-- during the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2021

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

Robards, Karen.

Summary: Celebrated singer Genevieve Dumont is both a star and a smokescreen. An unwilling darling of the Nazis, the chanteuse's position of privilege allows her to go undetected as an ally to the resistance. When her estranged mother, Lillian de Rocheford, is captured by Nazis, Genevieve knows it won't be long before the Gestapo succeeds in torturing information out of Lillian that will derail the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Robards 2020

Tapper, Jake

4 holds on 6 copies

Summary: In a fast-paced sequel to The Hellfire Club, Charlie and Margaret Marder, political stars in 1960s Washington D.C., arrive in Los Angeles on their latest case, only to be pursued by sinister forces from Hollywood's stages to the newly founded Church of Scientology.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2021

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC TAP

Alexander, William (William Joseph)

Summary: Hoping to find his lost brother, Rownie escapes the home of the witch Graba and joins a troupe of goblins who perform in Zombay, a city where humans are forbidden to wear masks and act in plays.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

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

Blackwood, Gary L.

Summary: In Washington, D.C., during the last days of the Civil War, a teenaged boy who performs in a mind reading act befriends a clairvoyant girl whose frightening visions foreshadow an assassination plot.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Carnoy, David.

Summary: Completing a prison term and supporting himself by doing impersonations of Frank Sinatra, San Francisco lounge performer Richie Forman is wrongfully implicated in the murder of an ex-best friend who stole his fiancée while Forman was in prison.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Overlook Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAR

Davis, Fiona

Summary: "From the dramatic redbrick facade to the sweeping staircase dripping with art, the Chelsea Hotel has long been New York City's creative oasis for the many artists, writers, musicians, actors, filmmakers, and poets who have called it home--a scene playwright Hazel Riley and actress Maxine Mead are determined to use to their advantage. Yet they soon discover that the greatest obstacle to putting...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2019

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

Peterson, Tracie

Summary: Mary Reichert is one of the best sharpshooters in the country, and in the Brookstone Wild West Extravaganza her skills are on display in every performance. But unless the man responsible for her brother's death is brought to justice, Mary's fame and accomplishments seem hollow. She feels helpless in the face of the murderer's money, power, and connections. The only bright spot in her days is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: LP FIC PET

Henry, Veronica G.

Summary: Abandoned by her family, alone on the wrong side of the color line with little to call her own, Eliza Meeks is coming to terms with what she does have. It's a gift for communicating with animals. To some, she's a magical tender. To others, a she-devil. To a talent prospector, she's a crowd-drawing oddity. And the Bacchanal Carnival is Eliza's ticket out of the swamp trap of Baton Rouge. Among...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 47North 2021

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HEN

Gould-Bourn, James

Summary: "Danny's life is falling apart. He's become a single father to eleven-year-old Will--who hasn't spoken since the death of his mother in a car crash a year earlier--and Danny has just been fired from his construction job. To make matters worse, he's behind on the rent and his nasty landlord is threatening to break his legs if he doesn't pay soon. Danny needs money, and fast. After observing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOU

Peterson, Tracie

Summary: In 1901, Mary, an accomplished sharpshooter, can't rest until the man who killed her brother is brought to justice. Journalist Christopher is immediately captivated by Mary--but getting close to someone would threaten to bring his past to light. Can they find healing from the past together?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PET

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PET

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Peterson 2019

Byars, Betsy Cromer.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: In continued adventures, May-May and Rose take their traveling road show to more audiences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1990

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Davis, Fiona

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Summary: From the dramatic redbrick facade to the sweeping staircase dripping with art, the Chelsea Hotel has long been New York City's creative oasis for the many artists, writers, musicians, actors, filmmakers, and poets who have called it home-a scene playwright Hazel Riley and actress Maxine Mead are determined to use to their advantage. Yet they soon discover that the greatest obstacle to putting...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC DAV

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DAV

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAV

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAV

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAV

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Davis 2019

Ward, B. J. (Betty Jean)

Summary: Although Mary Jane Lemon loves her cat Marty, others are offended by the sounds and smells that come from his rear until Ms. Chen, a voice tutor, discovers that Marty's "audio output" is quite remarkable.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Ward 2013

Stewart, Amy

Summary: The U.S. has finally entered World War I is and Constance is chasing down suspected German saboteurs and spies for the Bureau of Investigation while Fleurette is traveling across the country entertaining troops with song and dance. Meanwhile, at an undisclosed location in France, Norma is overseeing her thwarted pigeon project for the Army Signal Corps. When Aggie, a nurse at the American field...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2020

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Peterson, Tracie

Summary: 1902. Ella Fleming is on the run from her past and the secrets that could tear her family apart. As a member of the Brookstone Wild West Extravaganza, a wild west show comprised of all-female performers, her uncanny talent for trick riding impresses the viewers. Only while performing can she forget the truth about who she really is - the daughter of a murderer. Phillip DeShazer blames himself...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PET

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Peterson 2019

Gilbert, Elizabeth

1 hold on 10 copies

Summary: Beloved author Elizabeth Gilbert returns to fiction with a unique love story set in the New York City theater world during the 1940s. Told from the perspective of an older woman as she looks back on her youth with both pleasure and regret (but mostly pleasure), City of Girls explores themes of female sexuality and promiscuity, as well as the idiosyncrasies of true love. In 1940,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GIL

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gilbert 2019
1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Gilbert 2019

Ackerman, Karen

Summary: Grandpa demonstrates for his visiting grandchildren some of the songs, dances, and jokes he performed when he was a vaudeville entertainer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1988

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2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ACK

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