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Goldish, Meish.

Summary: Introduction to marine fire fighting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bearport Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.8 GOL

Orlean, Susan

Summary: Susan Orlean re-opens the unsolved mystery of the most catastrophic library fire in American history, and delivers a dazzling love letter to the beloved institution of libraries.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audioworks, imprint of Simon & Schuster Audio 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 027 ORL

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 027 ORL

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Ghigna, Charles.

Summary: What should you do if flames get on your clothes? Stop, drop, and roll! Get ready to practice this important life-saving skill. You will feel like a hero as you sing along to a catchy song about fire safety.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Manning, Matthew K.

Summary: Zora Michaels hides her genius and passion for technology behind a girly image, but when a boy goes missing just as a forest fire threatens, Zora and a Drone Academy friend help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Summary: Inspired by Timothy Egan's best-selling book, The Big Burn is the dramatic story of an unimaginable wildfire that swept across the Northern Rockies in the summer of 1910. The fire devoured more than three million acres in 36 hours, confronting the fledgling U.S. Forest Service with a catastrophe that would define the agency and the nation's fire policy for the rest of the 20th century and beyond.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2014

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Henry, Jeff.

Summary: "The Yellowstone fires of 1988 consumed nearly 800,000 acres--36 percent of the park. In the years following, spectacular wildflowers rose from the ashes and trees rapidly reclaimed the landscape. In this twenty-five-year look back at the fires, author and photographer Jeff Henry recalls not only the summer of 1988, when he witnessed and photographed nearly every aspect of the fires, but also...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Taylor Trade Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978 HEN

Summary: Shot on location, Fires of Kuwait takes viewers to the very center of the terrible Gulf War legacy. Firefighters from 10 countries answered Kuwait's cry for help. Supported by more than 10,000 people from 40 nations they battled and won

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD E-TV 956.704 Fires 2001

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: The story of True Norwegian Black Metal and its most notorious practitioners: a group of young men with a flair for publicity, church-burning, and murder: MAYHEM. Oslo, 1987. Seventeen-year-old Euronymous is determined to escape his idyllic Scandinavian hometown and create ₁true Norwegian black metal₂ with his band, MAYHEM. He's joined by equally fanatical youths - Dead and Varg. Believing that...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR LOR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

James, Scott

Summary: "In only 90 seconds, a fire in the Station nightclub killed 100 people and injured hundreds more. It would take nearly 20 years to find out why-and who was really at fault. All it took for a hundred people to die during a show by the hair metal band GreatWhite was a sudden burst from two giant sparklers that ignited the acoustical foam lining the Station nightclub. But who was at fault? And who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.37 JAM

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Flynn, Sean.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.37 FLY

Henry, April

Summary: "When a fire engulfs an Oregon forest, a group of trapped hikers must find another way out"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Smith, Carl S.

3 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "Between October 8-10, 1871, much of the city of Chicago was destroyed by one of the most legendary urban fires in history. Incorporated as a city in 1837, Chicago had grown at a breathtaking pace in barely three decades, from just over 4,000 in 1840 to greater than 330,000 at the time of the fire. Built hastily, the city was largely made of wood. Once it began in the barn of Catherine and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2020

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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: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Long 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE LON

Gabriel, Alisha

Summary: "Offers readers a captivating look into the historic factory fire that killed more than 100 people in 1911. Learn about how factory workers were trapped within the burning building and how the tragedy triggered change to make workplaces safer. Additional features include a Fast Facts spread, a timeline, critical-thinking questions, primary source quotes and accompanying source notes, a phonetic...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 974.7 GAB

Landau, Elaine.

Summary: Examines the causes and events of some of the deadliest fires in the world, how they were fought, the effects on those involved, and what steps were taken to prevent similar disasters from occurring again.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Franklin Watts 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.379 LAN

Egan, Timothy.

Summary: The unfogettable story of America's worst inferno and Teddy Roosevelt's triumphant struggle to save the American forest.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 973.911 EGA

Philbrick, W. R. (W. Rodman)

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Sam Castine is at summer camp while his mother is in rehab, but when the camp is evacuated ahead of a fast moving wildfire, he makes the mistake of going back for his phone, and finds himself left behind, disoriented, and running for hislife, together with a girl, Delphy, from a different camp--finding an old jeep keeps them going, but in the wilds of Maine, there are only...

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Egan, Timothy.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Narrates the struggles of the overmatched rangers against the implacable fire of August, 1910, and Teddy Roosevelt's pioneering conservation efforts that helped turn public opinion permanently in favor of the forests, though it changed the mission of the forest service with consequences felt in the fires of today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ROOSEVELT, THEODORE EGA

Bond, Rebecca

Summary: "Inspired by the author's grandfather's experiences living in a lodge in the woods, a story of how people and animals survive a forest fire in a small Canadian town"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret Ferguson Books, Farrar Straus Giroux 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 971 BON

Cowan, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Claremont Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 977.3 COW

Perks, Heidi

Summary: Laura has returned to work at Morris and Wood after her maternity leave, only to discover that the woman she brought in to cover for her isn't planning on going anywhere. Despite her close relationship with the agency's CEO, Harry Wood, Laura feels sidelined-- and outmaneuvered. Mia was only supposed to be a temporary hire at Morris and Wood, but she's managed to make herself indispensable to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Toten, Teresa

Summary: "Toni has always had nightmares about fire, and she also has burn scars but no idea how she got them. So when fire destroys the orphanage she has grown up in, she is ready to make her way to Toronto, where she hopes to discover the truth about the mother she believes hurt and then abandoned her. Toronto proves to be both daunting and exciting for Toni, whose charm and innocence attract...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orca Book Publishers 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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