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Summary: In the late 1980s, 61-year-old former pathologist Dr. Jack Kevorkian launched a crusade to provide what he considered a humane and dignified option for the terminally ill--assisted suicide. Aided by his loyal friend Neal Nicol, and his older sister Margo Janus, Kevorkian begins offering his "death counseling" services to a grateful and burgeoning clientele. He earns the support of Hemlock...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Films 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA YOU

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie You 2010

Runton, Andy.

Summary: Good friends Owly and Wormy are disappointed when their new plant attracts fat, green, bug-like things, instead of butterflies, until a metamorphosis occurs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE RUN

Sem-Sandberg, Steve

Summary: "The Am Spiegelgrund clinic, in glittering Vienna, masqueraded as a well-intentioned reform school for wayward boys and girls and a home for chronically ill children. The reality, however, was very different: in the wake of Germany's annexation of Austria on the eve of World War II, its doctors, nurses, and teachers created a monstrous parody of the institution's benign-sounding brief. The Nazi...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SEM

Van Lente, Fred.

Summary: The reason Wolverine never tells anybody about his birthday is that every year on that date Sabretooth shows up to dice him into cutlets. Now the love of his life, with whom he is sharing his birthday dinner, is in grave danger!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 WOL

Picoult, Jodi

Summary: Two cousins are driven to extremes by the power of love, as one helps his terminally ill wife commit suicide at her request, and the other becomes involved in a passionate affair with his wife's new assistant.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 1997

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

Van Lente, Fred.

Summary: While Professor X, Dr. MacTagert, Banshee, and others go out to dinner, Logan stays home to watch the seventh game of the Stanley Cup finals and look after Piotr's sister, Illyana. Kitty Pryde, Siryn, and Amp agree to keep Illyana entertained. The girls explore the basement and run a training program involving robot replicas of evil mutants. They soon become bored with the program, leaving it...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 WOL

Kügler, Tina

Summary: The continuing antics of best friends Snail and Worm.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE KUG

Van Lente, Fred.

Summary: When Wolverine appears to defect back to Alpha Flight, taking Kitty Pryde with him, the X-Men must pursue and intercept him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spotlight 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 WOL

Reader's Digest (COR)

Summary: "Each recipe also does double or even triple duty, being suitable for healing multiple ailments. Sample meal plans for almost 100 ailments: For each of common ailments, from acne to cataracts to kidney disease, a complete daily meal plan using recipes from the book shows readers how to combine all the healing foods into an easy-to-follow sample meal plan. There is also tips on making the most...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Readers Digest 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 615.854 FOO

Dahl, Roald.

Summary: Charlie Bucket loves chocolate. And Mr Willy Wonka, the wondrous inventor in the world, is opening the gates of his chocolate factory to five lucky children. It's the prize of a lifetime. Gobstoppers, wriggle sweets and a river of melted chocolate delight await. Charlie needs just one Golden Ticket and these delicious treats could be all his ...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2011

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Crais, Robert.

Summary: A wealthy industrialist's son was believed to have faked his own kidnapping, but Cole and Pike find it was no fake. The boy and his secret girlfriend have been taken by professional border kidnappers who buy, sell, and steal victims like commodities. When Cole goes undercover to try to buy the hostages back, he himself disappears. It is up to Pike to retrace Cole's steps.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2012

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

Escoffier, Michaël

Summary: What happens when you subtract just one letter from a word? Beginning with "without the A the beast is the best" a pack of silly creatures work their way through the alphabet, subtracting each letter from a different word to alter its meaning and tell a story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Enchanted Lion Books 2014

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1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE ESC

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ESC

Becker, Aaron

Summary: In the Caldecott Honor-winning Journey, much of Becker's energy was devoted to the story's exquisite backdrops. Now, in the second wordless book of his planned trilogy, the focus is on his characters. On a rainy day in a city park, the girl who starred in Journey and the boy introduced at the end take refuge by a doorway under a bridge. To their surprise, a king emerges from the door just long...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E BEC

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BEC

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BEC

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BEC

Angleberger, Tom

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: A mundane cat-sitting job turns much more dangerous for Chewbacca when he must make his way through a bizarre forest with fear-causing mist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney, Lucasfilm Press, an imprint of Disney Book Group 2018

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Willems, Mo

Summary: Tiger unwittingly helps some worms overcome their fear of tigers with a well-placed, informative book, but will a wormy hug aid a fearful Tiger?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN WIL

Tucholke, April Genevieve

Summary: Four female mercenaries known as Boneless Mercies, weary of roaming Vorseland, ignored and forgotten until they are needed for mercy killings, decide to seek glory by going after a legendary monster in this reimagining of Beowulf.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Runton, Andy.

Summary: On a slightly scary camping trip to study stars in the night sky, Owly and Wormy make new friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE RUN

George, Elizabeth

Summary: Lynley is sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Creswell at the request of the man's wealthy uncle. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise, but when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging finds that the clan is awash in secrets, lies and motives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2012

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

Robb, J. D.

Summary: At the star-studded party celebrating the premiere of a movie based on one of her cases, Lieutenant Eve Dallas discovers the actress who played Peabody drowned in the lap pool and investigates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub./Gale Cengage Learning 2012

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Mys ROB

Scieszka, Jon.

Summary: Melvin, a cautious cement mixer, worries that he can't keep up with the other trucks, but when Rescue Rita needs to be rescued, he overcomes his worries and fears in order to help her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Sci

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Scieszka 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SCI

Rusu, Meredith

Summary: "There's a storm coming! The other WellieWishers promise to help Kendall build a snow fort to keep the animals warm. But can the girls finish before the storm arrives?"--Page [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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

Fluke, Joanne

Summary: After an extravagant honeymoon, Hannah's eager to settle down in Lake Eden and turn domestic daydreams into reality. But when her mother's neighbor is discovered murdered in the condo downstairs, reality becomes a nightmarish investigation. Victoria Bascomb, once a renowned stage actress, was active in the theater community during her brief appearance in town . . . and made throngs of enemies...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLU

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FLU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Fluke 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M FLU

Worley, Rob M.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: The Aldens are having a delicious time helping out at a pizza parlor! They toss dough in the kitchen and even invent a new kind of pizza. But when a blackout and other problems hurt business, they begin to wonder if someone is trying to shut down the pizzeria. It's piping hot mystery for the Boxcar Children!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman & Co. 2010

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Messner, Kate

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Ranger the time-traveling Golden retriever was trained for search-and-rescue and even though he did not pass the tests he has used his training on his many trips to help people caught up in disasters; now he has arrived at the World Trade Center on the morning of September 11, 2001 just as the first plane hits, and he must rescue fifth-graders Risha and Max who are trapped in the wreckage,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2020

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MES

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