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Brown, James William

Summary: Aliki is one of the last of her kind, a lamenter who mourns and celebrates the passing of life. She is a part of an evolving Greece, a country moving steadily away from its rural traditions. To capture the fading folk art of lamenting, an American researcher asks Aliki to record her laments, but in response, Aliki sings her own story. It begins in a village in northeast Greece, where Aliki...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Hislop, Victoria.

Summary: On the brink of a life-changing decision, Alexis Fielding longs to find out about her mother Sofia's past on the Greek island of Crete before moving to London, and when Alexis decides to visit Crete, Sofia gives her daughter a letter to take to an old friend, promising that through her she will learn the truth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIS

Zouroudi, Anne.

Summary: After the battered body of a woman is found on the Greek island of Thiminos, Athenian investigator Hermes Diaktoros inexplicably shows up to prove that the death was not an accident and find the killer. But Hermes brings mysteries of his own to this tiny, remote island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZOU

Furst, Alan.

Summary: In 1940, with a Nazi invasion looming, police officer Costa Zannis must deal with increased spy activity in the port city of Salonika in northern Greece. With a colorful cast of characters, including German secret police, a British writer, Hungarian gangsters, Alan Furst's latest historical intriguing thriller chronicles the extraordinary account of an ordinary police officer trying to maintain...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2010

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

Welch, Jenna Evans

4 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Liv Varanakis's father fled to Greece when she was only eight. What Liv does remember is their shared love for Greek myths and the lost city of Atlantis. When she receives a postcard from her father explaining that National Geographic is funding a documentary about his theories on Atlantis, she jumps at the chance to fly out to Greece and help. On gorgeous Santorini, Liv doesn't want their past...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2020

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

Conner, Daniel

Summary: Retells, in comic book format, Shakespeare's play about the strange events that take place in a forest inhabited by fairies who magically transform the romantic fate of two young couples.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Magic Wagon 2009

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

Millar, Martin.

Summary: "Aristophanes is inconsolable-his rival playwrights are hogging all the local attention, a pesky young wannabe poet won't leave him alone, his actors can't remember their lines, and his own festival sponsor seems to be conspiring against him, withholdingdirely needed funds for set design and, most importantly, giant phallus props. O woe, how can his latest comedy convince Athenian citizens to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soft Skull Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Osborne, Lawrence

Summary: "On a summer break on the Greek island of Hydra, two girls make a startling discovery: a young Arab man washed up on shore, a migrant from Syria and a casualty of the crisis raging against across the sea. When a simple plan to help the stranger goes horrifically wrong, all must face the consequences they have set in motion"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hogarth 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OSB

Furst, Alan.

Summary: As war approaches northern Greece, the spies begin to circle--from the Turkish legation to the German secret service. In the ancient port of Salonika, Costa Zannis, a senior police official, head of an office that handles special "political" cases, risks everything to secure an escape route for those hunted by the Gestapo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FUR

Osborne, Mary Pope

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: No girls allowed at the Olympic Games! That's the rule when the Magic Tree House whisks Jack and Annie back to ancient Greece. But when Annie tells Jack to go to the games without her, he knows she's up to something. Will Annie find a way to see the games? Or will she get herself--and Jack--into Olympic-size trouble?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2016

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Roberts, Nora

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Impulse: For once in her life, Rebecca Malone is following her heart. After quitting her job and selling all her belongings, she heads to Greece in search of adventure. So when a sexy local restaurant owner pursues her, she can't resist playing the role of sophisticated, well-traveled woman. But falling in love with Stephen Nickodemus was not part of the plan! Now she'll have to find a way to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silhouette Books, published by Silhouette Books 2019

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Lyon, Annabel

Summary: A bold reimaging of one of history's most intriguing relationships: between legendary philosopher Aristotle and his most famous pupil, the young Alexander the Great.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LYO

Caldwell, Laura.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Dress Ink 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAL

Johnston, Paul

Summary: Hired by the wife of one of Greece's richest men to find her missing fourteen-year-old daughter, half Greek, half Scots PI, Alex Mavros faces an uphill battle. But he's not the only one looking for Lia. When a man's charred corpse is discovered in a remote farmhouse, and the headless body of another is found in the ancient stadium at Delphi, Mavros confronts the possibility that one of his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crème de la Crime 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOH

Fowles, John

Summary: Filled with shocks and chilling surprises, The Magus is a masterwork of contemporary literature. In it, a young Englishman, Nicholas Urfe, accepts a teaching position on a Greek island where his friendship with the owner of the islands most magnificent estate leads him into a nightmare. As reality and fantasy are deliberately confused by staged deaths, erotic encounters, and terrifying...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1977

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Hanson, Victor Davis.

Contents: Pt. 1. Holy Leuktra -- pt. 2. Between peace and war -- pt. 3. The march down country -- pt. 4. Freedom.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAN

Gould, Judith.

Summary: After her father's suicide, Tracey Sullivan finds her birth certificate with a different name and a photograph of the mother who abandoned her, and Tracey recognizes her as Urania Vickers, a famous movie star.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2004

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC GOU

Roberson, Emily

Summary: In a reality TV retelling of the myth of the Minotaur, seventeen-year-old Ariadne fights to save her brother, Asterion, and make her own destiny in a world of celebrity, surveillance, and feigned authenticity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ROB

Zouroudi, Anne.

Summary: Gabrilis Kaloyeros is a bee-keeper on the beautiful Greek island of Arcadia. The ruined Temple of Apollo has been in his care for decades, and he has worked to protect it. But when crooked developers take over the island and the value of the land soars, he is persuaded through unscrupulous means to sign away his interest. Hours later he meets a violent, lonely death. When detective Hermes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZOU

Binchy, Maeve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2005

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FICTION Binchy

MacAlister, Katie.

Summary: "When Eglantine "Harry" Knight sets off for Greece at the last minute to step in as manager of a friend's touring band, the last thing she expects is to meet a billionaire Greek playboy. Iakovos Papaioannou is perfection on every level, except for his unpronounceable name. And Harry can't stop herself from falling hard and fast for him. Iakovos knew his sister hired her favorite band to perform...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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

Stilton, Thea

Summary: " While on vacation in Greece, the Thea Sisters make friends with a company of actors who are rehearsing for a play that's about to open. When an actress sprains her ankle, Colette ends up standing in for her! But suddenly, right before the performance, the lead actor goes missing. Can the mouselets find him in time for the show to go on?" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION STI

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Stilton 2014

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC STI

Siger, Jeffrey.

Summary: When the body of a boy from one of Greece's prominent families turns up in a dumpster in one of Athens' worst neighborhoods, Chief Inspector Andreas Kaldis of the special crimes division is certain there's a message in the murder. But who sent it and why?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poisoned Pen Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SIG

Delaney, Joseph

Summary: Tom is reunited with his mother and must return to Greece to face a new and terrible threat from the dark forces, and a momentous decision must be made, causing a serious rift between Tom and the Spook that threatens to separate them forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2009

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DEL

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