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Mills, Emma

Summary: Devon is a high school senior, wondering if she really wants to go to college, what to do with her cousin Foster (a freshman) who has moved in with her family in Florida, and whether she likes Ezra, the stuck-up football star at her school, or cannot stand him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

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Doller, Trish

Summary: Abducted at age five, Callie, now seventeen, has spent her life on the run but when her mother is finally arrested and she is returned to her father in small-town Florida, Callie must find a way to leave her past behind, become part of a family again, and learn that love is more than just a possibility.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Cabot, Meg.

Summary: A near-death experience, a horrible incident at school, and a move from Connecticut to Florida have turned seventeen-year-old Pierce's life upside-down, but when she needs him most John Hayden is always there, helping but reminding her of her visit to the Underworld.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Point 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Ziegler, Maddie

Summary: Twelve-year-old Harper loves to dance and is a rising star in Connecticut when her parents move her to Florida and she must prove herself to The Bunheads in order to compete.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC ZIE

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Northrop, Michael

Summary: On the first day of vacation thirteen-year-old Davey Tsering wakes up early, slips out of his family's hotel room without telling anyone, and heads for the beach and a swim in the warm Floridian waters--and a fateful meeting with a shark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC NOR

Hodkin, Michelle.

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Mara cannot remember the accident that took the lives of three of her friends but, after moving from Rhode Island to Florida, finding love with Noah, and more deaths, she realizes uncovering something buried in her memory might save her family and her future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2011

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

DiCamillo, Kate.

Summary: Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2004

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: JFIC DIC

Snadowsky, Daria.

Summary: In her last semester at a private school in Fort Myers, Florida, seventeen-year-old Dom finds her life transformed by her first boyfriend, Wes, a track star at the public school her best friend attends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Snado

DiCamillo, Kate.

Summary: Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2001

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2 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD DIC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J FICTION DiCamillo

DiCamillo, Kate.

Summary: Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Holt, Kimberly Willis.

Summary: Piper is sad about leaving her home and friends behind when her father, a Navy aircraft mechanic, is transferred yet again, but with help from her often-annoying sisters and a surprise from their parents, she finds happiness in their new home in Pensacola, Florida.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: H. Holt 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC HOL

Anderson, Laurie Halse.

Summary: Brenna, Maggie, and Zoe go to Florida to visit a manatee rescue center, where they learn about these endangered marine mammals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2008

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

Scattergood, Augusta.

Summary: Sixth-grader Theo leaves everything behind to live with his Uncle Chester, a Vietnam War veteran and loner, in Destiny, Florida, but he is drawn to play the piano in Miss Sister's dance school and soon makes friends with the feisty Anabel, a baseball fanatic who invites Theo to help solve a mystery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SCA

Hiaasen, Carl.

Summary: Roy, who is new to his small Florida community, becomes involved in another boy's attempt to save a colony of burrowing owls from a proposed construction site.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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Grabenstein, Chris

Summary: Eleven-year-old P. T. Wilkie may be the greatest storyteller alive. But he knows one thing for a fact: the Wonderland Motel is the best place a kid could ever live! All-you-can-eat poolside ice cream! A snack machine in the living room! But the Wonderland doesn't have customers. And if they don't get them soon, P.T. and his friend Gloria may have to say goodbye to their beloved motel forever.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Brooks, Walter R.

Summary: Freddy and the other barnyard animals decide to escape the cold winter by vacationing in sunny Florida.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books, LLC 1998

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

Green, John

Summary: When Margo Roth Spiegelman beckons Quentin Jacobsen in the middle of the night, dressed like a ninja and plotting an ingenious campaign of revenge, he follows her. Margo's always planned extravagantly, and, until now, she's always planned solo. After a lifetime of loving Margo from afar, things are finally looking up for Q; until day breaks and she vanishes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2008

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

Hiaasen, Carl.

Summary: When the difficult star of the reality television show "Expedition Survival" disappears while filming an episode in the Florida Everglades using animals from the wildlife refuge run by Wahoo Crane's family, Wahoo and classmate Tuna Gordon set out to find him while avoiding Tuna's gun-happy father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC HIA

DiTerlizzi, Tony.

Summary: Nick, Julie, Laurie, and their friends try to prevent a hydra from destroying Florida.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J Fiction DiTerlizzi 2009

Holm, Jennifer L.

Summary: "From the groundbreaking and award-winning sister-brother team behind Babymouse comes a middle-grade, graphic-novel memoir. Following the lives of kids whose older brother's delinquent behavior has thrown their family into chaos, 'Sunny Side Up' is at once a compelling 'problem' story and a love letter to the comic books that help the protagonist make sense of her world" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic 2015

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2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 HOL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 HOL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 Holm 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HOL

Hiaasen, Carl.

Summary: With their father jailed for sinking a river boat, Noah Underwood and his younger sister, Abbey, must gather evidence that the owner of this floating casino is emptying his bilge tanks into the protected waters around their Florida Keys home.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hiaasen, Carl.

Summary: Nick and his friend Marta decide to investigate when a mysterious fire starts near a Florida wildlife preserve and an unpopular teacher goes missing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC Hia

Arnosky, Jim.

Summary: Kidnapped by their father, two boys escape into the mangrove swamps of Key Largo, Florida, where they learn to live on their own among the wildlife.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Arnosky 2009

Hiaasen, Carl.

Summary: Classic Malley, to avoid being shipped off to boarding school, she takes off with some guy she met online. Poor Richard ... he knows his cousin's in trouble before she does. Wild Skink, he's a ragged, one-eyed ex-governor of Florida, and enough of a renegade to think he can track Malley down. With Richard riding shotgun, the unlikely pair scour the state, undaunted by blinding storms, crazed...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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