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Temblador, Alex

Summary: Sixteen-year-old Martha's life is transformed when her mother leaves her in Laredo, Texas, in 1990 with a grandmother she never knew, who is a revered curandera.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pinata Books, Arte Publico Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Avi

Summary: As Crispin tries to fulfill Bear's dream of moving to Iceland, he must leave Troth behind at a convent that needs a healer but, after falling in with thieves posing as musicians, he makes a new friend, Owen, and together they continue the arduous journey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Avi 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC AVI

Riley, James

Summary: "When long-dead magical creatures are discovered all around the world, each with a buried book of magic, the governments of the world want to unlock the power the books, but need the help of kids to harness the magical power"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Rainsford, Sue

Summary: Ada and her father, touched by the power to heal illness, live on the edge of a village where they help sick locals—or “Cures”—by cracking open their damaged bodies or temporarily burying them in the reviving, dangerous Ground nearby. Ada, a being both more and less than human, is mostly uninterested in the Cures, until she meets a man named Samson. When they strike up an affair, to the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2020

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Cushman, Karen.

Summary: In a medieval kingdom, Grayling finds self-confidence when her mother is turned into a tree by evil forces and Grayling must venture into the wilds to reverse the spell.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Blackburne, Livia

Summary: When Zivah falls prey to the deadly rose plague, she is destined to live her last days in isolation. Dineas, broken by torture at the hands of the Amparan Empire, thirsts for revenge against his captors; he'll do anything to free his tribe from Amparan rule-- even if it means undertaking a plan that risks not only his life but his very self. The two are thrust together on a high-stakes mission...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Avi

Summary: As Crispin tries to fulfill Bear's dream of moving to Iceland, he must leave Troth behind at a convent that needs a healer but, after falling in with thieves posing as musicians, he makes a new friend, Owen, and together they continue the arduous journey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2010

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC AVI

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Amin, Manisha.

Summary: Set in rural India, "a ... story of a community's joys and sorrows, the transformative powers of music, the many faces of friendship, and a boy's journey, against all odds, to become a man"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Paperback 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AMI

Gear, Kathleen O'Neal

Summary: "A tale of trapped magic, a tyrant who wants to wield its power...and a young girl who could be the key to save a people."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2020

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Evans, Nicholas

Summary: A forty-ton truck hurtles out of control on a snowy country road, a teenage girl on horseback in its path. In a few terrible seconds the life of a family is shattered. And a mother's quest begins--to save her maimed daughter and a horse driven mad by pain. It is an odyssey that will bring her to The Horse Whisperer. He is the stuff of legend. His voice can calm wild horses and his touch heals...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dodd, Christina.

Summary: After they are torn apart by betrayal, Chosen Ones Samuel Faa, a Gypsy lawyer with the power to control minds, and Isabelle Mason, a wealthy heiress with the power to heal, are reunited when they are trapped underground together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Onyx Books 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DOD

Knipper, Stephanie

Summary: "In the spirit of Vanessa Diffenbaugh's The Language of Flowers--and with a touch of the magical--comes a spellbinding debut about a wondrously gifted child. Sisters Rose and Lily Martin were inseparable when they were kids. As adults, they've been estranged for years, until circumstances force them to come together to protect Rose's daughter. Ten-year-old Antoinette has a severe form of autism...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KNI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION KNI

Pierce, Tamora

Summary: Arram Draper, Varice Kingsford, and Ozorne Tasikhe forge a bond of friendship that sees them through many changes as student mages at Imperial University of Carthak.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Auel, Jean M.

Summary: Ayla struggles to find a balance between her duties as a new mother and her training to become a Zelandoni--one of the Ninth Cave community's spiritual leaders and healers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishing 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AUE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC AUE

Carey, Janet Lee.

Summary: "In 1210 AD, Uma, a Healer raised by a tribe of people native to Wilde Island, must complete an impossible task for the English queen or be burned alive, and her only ally is the part dragon, part fairy Pendragon prince who is struggling with a secret ofhis own"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kathy Dawson Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dowell, Frances O'Roark.

Summary: Middle-schooler Isabelle Bean follows a mouse's squeak into a closet and falls into a parallel universe where the children believe she is the witch they have feared for years, finally come to devour them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DOW

Avi

Summary: As Crispin tries to fulfill Bear's dream of moving to Iceland, he must leave Troth behind at a convent that needs a healer but, after falling in with thieves posing as musicians, he makes a new friend, Owen, and together they continue the arduous journey.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD Fiction Avi 2010

Riley, James

Summary: With help from his friends, Fort tries to find and bring the last dragon to the Old Ones in exchange for releasing Fort's father, while they continue to seek the books of magic.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Chamberlain, Diane

Summary: "Joelle D'Angelo's best friend, Mara, is left with brain damage after she suffers an aneurysm giving birth to her son. Alone and grieving, Joelle turns to the only other person who understands her pain: her colleague--and Mara's husband--Liam. What starts out as comfort between friends gradually becomes something more...something undeniable. Torn by guilt and the impossibility of her feelings...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHA

Riley, Judith Merkle.

Summary: The sequel to A Vision of Light finds Margaret married to Gregory and going to France to retrieve him after the Count of St. Medard captures him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIL

Howatch, Susan.

Summary: High-powered London attorney Carter Graham's perfect life with her new husband is shattered by the revelation of her husband's secret ties to the occult and the Nazis, and an increasingly desperate Carter seeks aid from Nick Darrow, the mysterious head of St. Benet's Healing Center, as she struggles to come to terms with her own life and marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOW

Haines, Carolyn.

Summary: Sarah Booth Delaney is both a Southern lady and a skilled detective, but her latest case takes her into the murky world of New Orleans where motives for murder, and a list of suspects, are numerous.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAI

Howatch, Susan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOW

Urrea, Luis Alberto.

Summary: When sixteen-year-old Teresita, the illegitimate daughter of a late-nineteenth-century rancher, arises from death possessing the power to heal, she is declared a saint and finds her faith tested by the impending Mexican civil war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Back Bay Books. 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC URR

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