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Finn, A. J.

Summary: "It isn't paranoia if it's really happening... Anna Fox lives alone -- a recluse in her New York City home, drinking too much wine, watching old movies... and spying on her neighbors. Then the Russells move next door: a father, a mother, their teenaged son. The perfect family. But when Anna sees something she shouldn't, her world begins to crumble -- and its shocking secrets are laid bare. What...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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3 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FIN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION FIN

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2 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Finn 2018

Lazarre-White, Khary

Summary: "Passage tells the story of Warrior, a young black man navigating the snowy winter streets of Harlem and Brooklyn in 1993. Warrior is surrounded by deep family love and a sustaining connection to his history, bonds that arm him as he confronts the urban forces that surround him--both supernatural and human--including some that seek his very destruction. For Warrior and his peers, the reminders...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Stories Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAZ

Finn, A. J.

Summary: "It isn't paranoia if it's really happening... Anna Fox lives alone -- a recluse in her New York City home, drinking too much wine, watching old movies... and spying on her neighbors. Then the Russells move next door: a father, a mother, their teenaged son. The perfect family. But when Anna sees something she shouldn't, her world begins to crumble -- and its shocking secrets are laid bare. What...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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2 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT FIC FIN

Potok, Chaim

Summary: The story of two fathers and two sons and the pressures on all of them to pursue the religion they share in the way that is best suited to each. And as the boys grow into young men, they discover in the other a lost spiritual brother, and a link to an unexplored world that neither had ever considered before. In effect, they exchange places, and find the peace that neither will ever retreat from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC POT

Potok, Chaim.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fawcett Columbine 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC POT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION POT

Rosenfeld, Lucinda

Summary: Working full-time for a non-profit organization and sending her daughter to an integrated school, Karen is forced to rethink her liberal ideals in the face of her do-gooder husband's questionable priorities and her daughter's struggles with bullying.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rosenfeld 2017

Gross, Andrew

Summary: A stirring story of a Jewish family brought together in the dawn of the women's garment business and torn apart by the birth of organized crime in New York City in the 1930s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRO

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRO

Dahl, Julia

Summary: "Just months after Rebekah Roberts was born, her mother, an Hasidic Jew from Brooklyn, abandoned her Christian boyfriend and newborn baby to return to her religion. Neither Rebekah nor her father have heard from her since. Now a recent college graduate, Rebekah has moved to New York City to follow her dream of becoming a big-city reporter. But she's also drawn to the idea of being closer to her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY DAH

Malamud, Bernard

Summary: Raised in Brooklyn, the son of Jewish immigrants, and coming of age in Depression-era New York, Bernard Malamud (1914-1986) began his career writing stories of unsparing precision and power, plumbing the depths of an impoverished urban world. His early, naturalistic style evolved into an inventive, often surreal idiom that blurs reality and fantasy. His first novel, The Natural (1952), is a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAL

Gilbert, David

Summary: A famous reclusive writer and his three sons find their bond tested by the weight of long-held secrets and a cumbersome legacy shaped by boarding school, Hollywood, and the elite circles of the publishing world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIL

Reilly, Christine

Summary: "The Middlesteins meets The Virgin Suicides in this arresting family love story about the eccentric yet tightknit Simone family, coping with tragedy in '90s Manhattan and struggling to find each other again and heal"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REI

Colwin, Laurie.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1982

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COL

Cheever, John.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1969

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHE

Finn, A. J.

Summary: "It isn't paranoia if it's really happening... Anna Fox lives alone -- a recluse in her New York City home, drinking too much wine, watching old movies... and spying on her neighbors. Then the Russells move next door: a father, a mother, their teenaged son. The perfect family. But when Anna sees something she shouldn't, her world begins to crumble -- and its shocking secrets are laid bare. What...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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Finn, A. J.

Summary: Anna Fox spends her day drinking wine, watching old movies, and spying on her neighbors. But when she sees something she shouldn't, Anna's world begins to crumble.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2018

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Fin

Kramer, Richard

Summary: Wesley, a tenth grader, tries to navigate through life, despite having divorced parents, a father who has come out as gay ,and a popular friend who also comes out as gay right after winning a school election.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Unbridled Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KRA

Abu-Jaber, Diana.

Summary: Balances are struck in this luminous first novel-between two radically distinct cultures, between obligation and self-will, between past and future, between hilarity and heartbreak-as the Jordanian family of Matussem Ramoud settles in a small, poor-white community in upstate New York.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABU

Stead, Rebecca.

Summary: Seventh-grader Georges adjusts to moving from a house to an apartment, his father's efforts to start a new business, his mother's extra shifts as a nurse, being picked on at school, and Safer, a boy who wants his help spying on another resident of their building.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2012

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

Lupica, Mike.

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Zach learns he has the same special abilities as his father, who was the President's globe-trotting troubleshooter until "the Bads" killed him, and now Zach must decide whether to use his powers in the same way at the risk of his own life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Lupica 2010

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC LUP

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: Nine-year-old Pearl and her popular, thirteen-year-old sister, Lexie, do not get along very well, but when their grandfather moves in and the girls have to share a room, they must find common ground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2011

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MAR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAR

Scieszka, Jon.

Summary: With only one hundred more Spaceheadz to sign up, Michael K.'s friends start planning an Earth-saving party but Michael fears the Brainwave might be used for a much more sinister purpose.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2011

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Scieszka 2011

Greene, Jacqueline Dembar

Summary: "Rebecca Rubin is growing up in the bustling city of New York in 1914. She dreams of being a star on the silver screen, but her performance this year is on the stage at school. She has to share the spotlight with her cousin Ana, though, and Rebecca fears the audience will laugh instead of applaud. Will Ana hurt or help the performance? Then, being included in a special plan fills Rebecca with...

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Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2014

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Mackler, Carolyn

Summary: Willa lives on the upper West Side of Manhattan with her divorced father and her younger brother and attends fifth grade with her best friend Ruby, and she likes things to be a certain way, because it makes life manageable even with her Sensory Processing Disorder; she certainly does not like surprises, and her father has just thrown her a big one: he has been dating Ruby's mother, and suddenly...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAC

Glaser, Karina Yan

Summary: The Vanderbeekers have always lived in the brownstone on 141st Street. It's practically another member of the family. So when their reclusive, curmudgeonly landlord decides not to renew their lease, the five siblings have eleven days to do whatever it takes to stay in their beloved home and convince the dreaded Beiderman just how wonderful they are. And all is fair in love and war when it comes...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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