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Summary: A charismatic spin-doctor for Big Tobacco struggles with the twin demands of being successful at his job and acting as a good role model for his son.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2006

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVd Movie Thank 2006

Phi, Bao

Summary: "As a young boy, Bao Phi awoke early, hours before his father's long workday began, to fish on the shores of a small pond in Minneapolis. Unlike many other anglers, Bao and his father fished for food, not recreation. Between hope-filled casts, Bao's father told him about a different pond in their homeland of Vietnam"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE PHI

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE PHI

Maddox, Jake

Summary: Gus Blackburn daydreams of being a hero wide receiver on his school's football team, but he is not naturally athletic or fast, so he spends most of his time on the bench--until his father points out that most dreams actually take hard work before they can come true.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Cummings, Troy

Summary: In the year since Alexander and his father moved to Stermont, he and his friends in the Super Secret Monster Patrol of Stermont Elementary have defeated all kinds of monsters, but now they face their greatest challenge, the boss-monster who has kidnapped fellow monster fighter Ms. Vanderpants and stolen the Notebook of Doom--and they have to do it before Alexander turns eight and stops being...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Branches, Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Jones, Christianne C.

Summary: Harrison is a boy who loves life and likes to share with others, but as he grows older the people around him are finding that he stands too close and maybe hugs a little too much--until his father teaches him the Space Saver rhyme, a method for determining just the right amount of space to leave between himself and others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE JON

Zuppardi, Sam

Summary: When a little boy see a long list of chores on the refrigerator, he utilize his creative energy with a green crayon to transform time spent with his dad into a celebration of fun.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ZUP

Mayer, Mercer

Summary: Little Critter and his dad take their boat to sea to go whale watching and find that the ocean is a great place for adventure.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR GREEN MAY

Riordan, Rick.

Summary: After learning that he is the son of a mortal woman and Poseidon, god of the sea, twelve-year-old Percy is sent to a summer camp for demigods like himself, and joins his new friends on a quest to prevent a war between the gods.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Summary: The California Angels are a struggling baseball team praying to win a pennant. Their luck changes as their biggest fan, 11-year-old Roger, begins giving the coach tips from a real live angel. The team not only climbs back into the pennant race, but learns to believe in themselves.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Buena Vista Home Entertainment 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Angels 2002

Berger, Lou.

Summary: Harry cannot have the dog he desperately wants because of his father's sensitive nose, so he uses his X-35 Infra-Rocket Imagination Helmet to create Waffle, the dog of his dreams.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BER

Cervantes, Jennifer

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: To prevent the Mayan gods from battling each other and destroying the world, thirteen-year-old Zane must unravel an ancient prophecy, stop an evil god, and discover how the physical disability that makes him reliant on a cane also connects him to his father and his ancestry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Hyperion 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION CER

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC CER

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fantasy, Call number: JT Fantasy Cervantes 2018

Summary: In 1950s Pittsburgh, a Black garbage collector named Troy Maxson--bitter that baseball's color barrier was only broken after his own heyday in the Negro Leagues--is prone to taking out his frustrations on his loved ones.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA FEN

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD FEN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FEN RATED PG13

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE FEN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD Movie Fences 2017

McQuinn, Anna

Summary: "Leo enjoys a full day of fun and snuggles with his daddy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: BOARD MCQ

Sanchez, Jasper

Summary: Optics can make or break an election. Everything Mark knows about politics, he learned from his father, the Congressman who still pretends he has a daughter and not a son. Mark has promised to keep his past hidden and pretend to be the cis guy everyone assumes he is. But when he sees a manipulatively charming candidate for student body president inflame dangerous rhetoric, Mark risks his low...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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Kodachi, Ukyo

Summary: Boruto's been entrusted with the very important mission of guarding the Daimyo's son, Tento. Babysitting a spoiled brat isn't the type of work Boruto had in mind when he became a ninja. But perhaps the two boys are more alike than they seem...?-- Publisher description

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media LLC 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 BOR

Kaplan, Bruce Eric

Summary: Morris buys a book for his son, Benny, that he enjoyed as a child, but Benny stubbornly refuses to read or even listen to it - forcing Morris to ridiculous extremes, such as a safari to the middle of the Sahara.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KAP

Leonard, M. G. (Maya Gabrielle)

Summary: Darkus Cuttle has taken care of his father ever since his mother died, but one day his father vanished from a locked vault at the Natural History Museum, and now he lives with his eccentric uncle--but one day he finds a large and unusually intelligent and self-aware beetle, and soon he and his two friends are caught up in a struggle to protect an intelligent super species of beetles.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicken House/Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LEO

Alexander, Kwame.

Summary: Fourteen-year-old twin basketball stars Josh and Jordan wrestle with highs and lows on and off the court as their father ignores his declining health.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

House, Silas

Summary: "When an evangelical preacher in Tennessee offers shelter to two gay men after a catastrophic flood, he's met with resistance by his wife and congregation, and eventually loses custody of his son. He decides to kidnap his son and flee to Key West, where he suspects his estranged gay brother is living"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HOU

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOU

Kelley, Marty

Summary: When a boy finds a cape he knows it must mean he has a superpower, but dad is far too distracted to play, until the boy discovers he does have a superpower--a super powerful imagination that is far too mighty for dad to resist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KEL

Taylor, Sean

Summary: "Small Bad Wolf wants to be bad to the bone like his father, Big Bad Wolf, but the big bad wolf's lessons don't always go to plan ..."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kingfisher 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Testa, Maggie

Summary: When Daniel Tiger sees his friends playing together without him, he feels left out, but talking about his feelings with his dad make him feel better.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE TES

Summary: Cuca's cozy rural life in Brazil is shattered when his father leaves for the city. Determined to reunite his family, he embarks on a journey into civilization, where despite the harsh life and industrialized landscape, he finds that peoples' hearts continue to beat together in song.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN BOY

Bradley, John Ed

Summary: With his father absent and his mother working, eleven-year-old Henry "June" Ball must spend the summer on the road with his cousins, "Ford men" who repair old cars.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux Books for Young Readers 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

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