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Auxier, Jonathan

Summary: In nineteenth-century England, after her father's disappearance Nan Sparrow, ten, works as a "climbing boy," aiding chimney sweeps, but when her most treasured possessions end up in a fireplace, she unwittingly creates a golem.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AUX

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AUX

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

Brezenoff, Steven.

Summary: Jake Demby is being bullied by a kid called Gary Herk, until his friend sends him a golem named Emmet from Ravens Pass as a protector--but when Emmet threatens Jake's mother the situation starts to spin out of control.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2013

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

Panitch, Amanda

Summary: "Twelve-year old Leah Nevins is NOT a fan of change. So when her parents start whispering about sending her beloved great-grandpa Zaide to an assisted living facility (hospital jail!), she is very resistant. Zaide's house, where her family gathers on Saturday afternoons, is the only place where Leah feels like she truly belongs. Sending Zaide away would change everything."--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Book Press 2021

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

Kellerman, Jonathan.

Summary: "From two #1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes an extraordinary thriller about family, murder, and the secrets that refuse to stay buried. It's been more than a year since LAPD detective Jacob Lev learned the remarkable truth about his family, and he's not coping well. He's back to drinking, he's not talking to his father, the LAPD Special Projects Department continues to shadow him,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2015

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

Love, Damien

Summary: Alex, nearly thirteen, flees with his grandfather across snowy Europe to escape the human and mechanical assassins that pursue them, trying to retrieve a powerful object.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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

Hoffman, Alice

Summary: A "story of one Jewish child refugee's flight to safety in Nazi Germany and her mother's impossible decision to set her free"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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Kellerman, Jonathan.

Summary: A burned-out L.A. detective, a woman of mystery who is far more than she seems, a grotesque, ancient monster bent on a mission of retribution. When these three collide, a new standard of suspense is born. The legend of the Golem of Prague has endured through the ages, a creature fashioned by a sixteenth-century rabbi to protect his congregation, now lying dormant in the garret of a synagogue....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2014

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

Kellerman, Jonathan

Summary: The legend of the Golem of Prague has endured through the ages: a creature fashioned by a sixteenth-century rabbi to protect his congregation, now lying dormant in the garret of a synagogue. But the Golem is dormant no longer.... Detective Jacob Lev as been assigned to a Special Projects squad he didn't even know existed, and sent to a murder scene far up in the hills of Hollywood Division....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2014

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Kellerman 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M KEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY KEL

Stroud, Jonathan.

Summary: In their continuing adventures, magician's apprentice Nathaniel, now fourteen years old, and the djinni Bartimaeus travel to Prague to locate the source of a golem's power before it destroys London.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Paperbacks for Children 2005

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

Wecker, Helene

Summary: Helene Wecker's dazzling debut novel tells the story of two supernatural creatures who appear mysteriously in 1899 New York. Chava is a golem, a creature made of clay, brought to life by a strange man who dabbles in dark Kabbalistic magic. When her master dies at sea on the voyage from Poland, she is unmoored and adrift as the ship arrives in New York Harbor. Ahmad is a jinni, a being of fire,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2013

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Kellerman, Jonathan.

Summary: The legend of the Golem of Prague has endured through the ages: a creature fashioned by a sixteenth-century rabbi to protect his congregation, now lying dormant in the garret of a synagogue. But the Golem is dormant no longer ... Detective Jacob Lev wakes one morning, dazed and confused: He seems to have picked up a beautiful woman in a bar the night before, but he can't remember anything about...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Kellerman 2014

Kellerman, Jonathan

Summary: "From two #1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes an extraordinary thriller about family, murder, and the secrets that refuse to stay buried. It's been more than a year since LAPD detective Jacob Lev learned the remarkable truth about his family, and he's not coping well. He's back to drinking, he's not talking to his father, the LAPD Special Projects Department continues to shadow him,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2015

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Kellerman 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS KEL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY KEL

Wecker, Helene.

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Summary: Combines elements of Jewish and Arab folk mythology in the story of two supernatural creatures--Chava, a golem brought to life by a disgraced rabbi, and Ahmad, a jinni made of fire--who form an unlikely friendship on the streets of turn-of-the-century New York.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WEC

Wecker, Helene

Summary: "Set in New York City and the Middle East in the years leading to World War I-- the long-awaited follow-up to The Golem and the Jinni revisits Chava and Ahmad as they confront unexpected new challenges in a rapidly changing human world."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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

Wooding, Chris

Summary: With the help of a golem, two teenaged thieves try to survive on the city island of Orokos, where unpredictable probability storms continually change both the landscape and the inhabitants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 2006

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: SF Woodi

Kellerman, Jonathan

Summary: "From two #1 bestselling masters of crime fiction comes an extraordinary thriller about family, murder, and the secrets that refuse to stay buried. It's been more than a year since LAPD detective Jacob Lev learned the remarkable truth about his family, and he's not coping well. He's back to drinking, he's not talking to his father, the LAPD Special Projects Department continues to shadow him,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2015

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC KEL

Yolen, Jane.

Summary: Tired of being picked on at school for being a "furrin Immigrant" because he is Jewish, twelve-year-old Sammy Greenburg learns the legend of the golem from his bar mitzvah coach, but discovers that friends--and forming a klezmer fusion band--can be better than magic in defeating bullies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2013

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Yolen 2013

Kimmel, Eric A.

Summary: Rabbi Judah Loew ben Bezalel visits the Emperor, leaving a new housemaid to prepare for his Hanukkah party, but returns to find that she has misused the clay man he created. Includes historical and cultural notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Children 2011

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Messner, Kate

Summary: Once again the mysterious box takes the golden retriever Ranger back in time, and he finds himself on Robert Falcon Scott's ship, the Terra Nova, headed for Antarctica, where his mission is to save Jack Nin, a Chinese-Maori stowaway from New Zealand, from the blizzards, unstable ice, and the other hazards that lie ahead for the doomed expedition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MES

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MES

Shurtliff, Liesl.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Rump has never known his full name - his mother died before she could tell him. So all his life he's been teased and bullied for his half-a-name. But when he finds an old spinning wheel, his luck seems to change. For Rump discovers he can spin straw into gold. "Magical" gold.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

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4 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC SHU

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SHU

Butler, Dori Hillestad

Summary: A latest series entry by the Geisel Honor-winning team finds King and Kayla helping their friend Asia, who has discovered that her new gold ring has gone missing after a day of playing in the snow.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2021

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