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Riggs, Ransom.

Summary: Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London, the peculiar capital of the world. Along the way, they encounter new allies, a menagerie of peculiar animals, and other surprises.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: AudioGO 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD-YA FIC RIG

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: YA CD FIC RIG

Bartók, Mira

Summary: In this extraordinary debut novel with its deft nod to Dickensian heroes and rogues, Mira Bartók tells the story of Arthur, a shy, fox-like foundling with only one ear and a desperate desire to belong, as he seeks his destiny.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BAR

Mingarelli, Hubert

Summary: In Polish countryside, during the war, three German soldiers are ordered to track down Jews for execution. Having time to contemplate the mission, their differing sympathies begin to splinter the group.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The New Press 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MIN

Lee, Patrick

Summary: "Sam Dryden, retired special forces, lives a quiet life in a small town on the coast of Southern California. While out on a run in the middle of the night, a young girl runs into him on the seaside boardwalk. Barefoot and terrified, she's running from a group of heavily armed men with one clear goal--to kill the fleeing child. After Dryden helps her evade her pursuers, he learns that the eleven...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEE

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION LEE

Yolen, Jane.

Summary: While trying to escape with her family from the Nazis, a young Jewish French girl feels protected by angels.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: CD J Fiction Yolen 2015

Rodriguez, Béatrice.

Summary: When a fox carries off a hen from outside a cottage, the other animals--a bear, a rabbit, and a rooster--give chase.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enchanted Lion Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROD

Murphy, Shirley Rousseau

Summary: "The next new novel from critically acclaimed author, Shirley Rousseau Murphy. While in prison Morgan makes fast friends with an old con named Lee Fontana and together they plan an elaborate escape in an attempt to clear Morgan's name for good, if they can outsmart the Devil one more time.."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MUR

Beagle, Peter S.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Schmendrick the Magician and Molly Grue accompany a beautiful unicorn on a search for other members of her nearly extinct species.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 1991

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Kotsul, Rafail

Summary: Criminal Handsome Hank, who wants to be an astronaut, takes the pilot's place in the space shuttle but does not know how to fly it, and the police and fire fighters must handle the situation while Hank endeavors to escape arrest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2013

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE KAT

Shaw, Janet Beeler

Summary: In the fall of 1764, after Kaya and her sister are kidnapped from their Nez Perc v̌illage by enemy horse raiders, she tries to find a way to escape back home. Includes historical notes on education and learning among the Nez Perc Ǐndians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pleasant Company 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Thomas, Edwin

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Riggs, Ransom

Summary: Having escaped Miss Peregrine's island by the skin of their teeth, Jacob and his new friends must journey to London (circa 1940), the "peculiar" capital of the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quirk Books 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC RIG

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Little, Eddie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIT

Smith, Alexander Gordon

Summary: When fourteen-year-old Alex is framed for murder, he becomes an inmate in the Furnace Penitentiary, where brutal inmates and sadistic guards reign, boys who disappear in the middle of the night sometimes return weirdly altered, and escape might just be possible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Square Fish 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Steel, Danielle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Groot, Tracy

Summary: Three young Confederates and an entire town come face-to-face with Andersonville Prison's atrocities and learn the cost of compassion, when withheld and when given.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Pub 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRO

Ludlum, Robert

Summary: Imprisoned and drugged in a restricted island psychiatric facility for government intelligence employees, former Consular Operations agent Hal Ambler manages a daring escape and sets out to discover why he was placed there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LUD

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LUD

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Ludlum

Kusanagi, Mizuho

Summary: "While on the run, Yona and Hak head to Hak's hometown, where she attempts to heal her brokent heart. However, she can't rest there for long once she discovers that Su-won may soon become king! What will Yona choose to do in the wake of this news?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2016

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Donoghue, Emma

Summary: Narrator Jack and his mother, who was kidnapped seven years earlier when she was a 19-year-old college student, celebrate his fifth birthday. They live in a tiny, 11-foot-square soundproofed cell in a converted shed in the kidnapper's yard. The sociopath, whom Jack has dubbed Old Nick, visits at night, grudgingly doling out food and supplies. But Ma, as Jack calls her, proves to be resilient...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DON

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION DON

Steel, Danielle.

Summary: For the Wittgenstein family, the summer of 1915 was a time of both prosperity and unease, as the guns of war sound in the distance. But for eldest daughter, Beata, it was a time of awakening. By glimmering Lake Geneva, the Jewish beauty met a young French officer and fell in love. Even though her parents would never accept her marriage to a Catholic, Beata followed her heart anyway. As the two...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STE

Jonasson, Jonas

3 holds on 4 copies

Summary: It all begins with a hot air balloon trip and three bottles of champagne. Centenarian Allan Karlsson and Julius are ready for some spectacular views, but they're not expecting to land in the sea and be rescued by a North Korean ship, and they could never have imagined that the captain of the ship would be harbouring a suitcase full of contraband uranium, on a nuclear weapons mission for Kim...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Jonasson 2019

Leonard, Elmore

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Thomson, Melissa

Summary: "In a funny and heartfelt romp, Oliver enlists the help of his favorite pro-wrestler to spring his dad from a Florida correctional center."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Green, Tim

Summary: His career and reputation irrevocably derailed when he is framed and convicted for murder, attorney and political candidate Raymond White methodically plots his escape and revenge throughout the course of an eighteen-year imprisonment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE