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Smiley, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fawcett Columbine 1993

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Alikhan, Salima

Summary: Emmi, a German immigrant, is living in Chicago when the Great Fire breaks out on October 8, 1871, and, separated from her father, she finds herself with her neighbors, Cara and Seamus, braving the smoke and flames trying to escape the danger of the burning city, and searching for all their parents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2019

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

Summary: Bill Nye illustrates how various types of transportation utilize friction, from traction in trains and the "roll" of ball bearings in skateboards and automobiles, to the lack of friction in a hovercraft.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Educational Productions 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BIL

Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: Oscar Starling never wanted to come to Chicago. But then Oscar finds himself not just in the heart of the big city but in the middle of a terrible fire! No one knows exactly how it began, but one thing is clear: Chicago is like a giant powder keg about to explode. An army of firemen is trying to help, but this fire is a ferocious beast that wants to devour everything in its path, including...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2015

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC TAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC TAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION TAR

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Tarshis 2015

Hart, Alison

Summary: During a visit to her grandparents' Illinois farm in 1944, ten-year-old Molly tries to prove the innocence of a German-American neighbor whom the FBI suspects of smuggling anti-American propaganda. Includes historical notes about life on the home front in World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2005

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

Edsel, Robert M.

Summary: "As the most destructive war in history ravaged Europe, many of the world's most cherished cultural objects were in harm's way. The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History recounts the astonishing true story of eleven men and one woman who risked their lives amidst the bloodshed of World War II to preserve churches, libraries, monuments, and works of art that for centuries defined the heritage of...

Format: text

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

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.53 EDS

Summary: The farmers market is fascinating all throughout the year! Discover which fruits and vegetables you can find in winter, spring, summer, and fall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE AT

Harris, Patricia

Summary: In this imaginative narrative, which is based on the HABA game Eeny, Meeny, Moo, readers are invited along on a class trip to a farm. A group of students explores the farmyard with their teacher and learn about the animals that live there. But what happens when the students don't do as they're told? This fun story is a great introduction to farm animals but also teaches important lessons about...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Powerkids Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HAR

Summary: Kasper Carr is a master thief, targeting businesses in the Chicago area. He stakes out fresh opportunities in front of a documentary film crew, which gradually becomed complicit in his crimes. As the director and producer become entangled in the allure of their fascinating subject and the legal ramifications of their actions, Carr pursues a series of larger-scale and more dangerous jobs. All...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: A & E Indie Films 2007

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF STR

Park, Barbara.

Summary: When Junie B. learns that her kindergarten class is going on a field trip to a farm, she worries about being attacked by a rooster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2000

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC PAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Park,

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE PAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED JBJ 15

Summary: The award-winning true story of third-generation American farmer John Peterson's hero's journey of success, tribulation, failure and rebirth. He's not only a farmer, he's an artist too.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Gaiam Media 2008

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC REA

Long, Loren.

Summary: When Otis the tractor becomes trapped in a burning barn, after rescuing kittens, his animal friends and local firefighters come to his aid.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE OTI

Keppeler, Jill

Summary: "Dave Lee's friends like having adventures. Dave himself, however, isn't so sure about that. Still, he's curious enough about his friend Matt's special VR headset that he'll give it a try just to see the world of Minecraft. But survival is more than defeating monsters and building houses, and Dave knows that. He'll teach his friends too, and along the way, he might just have an adventure!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: West 44 Books, an imprint of Enslow Publishing 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE KEP

Mullarkey, Lisa

Summary: Daisy the cow can't wait to go to the county fair this year. Who doesn't love winning blue ribbons? But Daisy has a cold. Moo, moo, ahchoo!Luckily, her farmyard friends know just what to do!Aligned to Common Core standards and correlated to state standards. Calico Kid is an imprint of Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico Kid, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2018

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC MUL

Long, Loren.

Summary: When a big new yellow tractor arrives, Otis the friendly little tractor is cast away behind the barn, but when trouble occurs Otis is the only one who can help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E LON

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC LON

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Long 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE LON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE LON

Allio, Kirstin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Coffee House Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALL

Cussler, Clive

Summary: "The husband-and-wife treasure-hunting team of Sam and Remi Fargo return in a new adventure as they search for an ancient scroll--which carries a deadly curse--in this thrilling addition to Clive Cussler's bestselling series. In 533 A.D., the last Vandal ruler in North Africa consults an oracle on how to defeat the invading Byzantine army. The oracle tells the king that a high priestess cast a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CUS

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CUS

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CUS

Copies Available at Interlochen

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

Schotter, Roni.

Summary: Little Green is a proud and strong pickup truck who loves helping with chores, but when Farmer Gray buys a big new blue truck, Little Green is left to rust in a pasture until the farmer's daughter, Fern, suggests they fix him up and use him for such gentle jobs as going to the farmers' market.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2016

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Algren, Nelson

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Stories Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALG

Crow, Melinda Melton.

Summary: After a long day of work on the farm, Tractor is ready to relax.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

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Sirett, Dawn

Summary: Presents information about farms and farm animals and encourages young readers to move their fingers along special trails in the book.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SIR

Taddonio, Lea

Summary: It's not easy being the youngest of three kids, especially when you're a vampire who hasn't gotten his fangs yet. Colin isn't even allowed to sleep in a coffin yet and his big sisters tease him about being a baby. Fed up, he decides to run away, but the world isn't as kind to monsters outside of Shiverwood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spellbound, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2020

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

Cowan, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Claremont Press 2001

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 977.3 COW

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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