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Cornwell, Bernard.

Summary: "It is the summer of 1812 and Richard Sharpe, newly recovered from the wound he received in the fighting at Salamanca, is given an easy duty; to guard a Commissary Officer posted to an obscure Spanish fort where there are some captured French muskets to repair. But unknown to the British, the French are planning a lightning raid across the River Tormes, and they reckon the obscure Spanish fort,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sharpe Appreciation Society 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COR

Cornwell, Bernard

Summary: "My name is Uhtred. I am the son of Uhtred, who was the son of Uhtred . . ." Britain, early tenth century AD: a time of change. There are new raids by the Vikings from Ireland, and turmoil among the Saxons over the leadership of Mercia. A younger generation is taking over. AEthelred, the ruler of Mercia, is dying, leaving no legitimate heir. The West Saxons want their king, but Uhtred has...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC COR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Cornwell 2015

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: A tale of the Wars of the Roses follows Elizabeth Woodville, who ascends to royalty and fights for the well-being of her family, including two sons whose imprisonment in the Tower of London precedes a devastating unsolved mystery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone/Simon & Schuster 2010

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gregory 2009

Whyte, Jack.

Summary: Jack Whyte has written a lyrical epic, retelling the myths behind the boy who would become the Man Who Would Be King--Arthur Pendragon. He has shown us, as Diana Gabaldon said, "the bone beneath the flesh of legend." In his last book in this series, we witnessed the young king pull the sword from the stone and begin his journey to greatness. Now we reach the tale itself-how the most shining...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge Books 2005

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1 available in Mass-Market Paperback, Call number: PBK FAN Whyte

Summary: The final episodes follow the indomitable heroine through the turmoil and terror of World War I to the 1920s. Based on a true story of Rosa Lewis, a culinary genius and the owner of London's Cavendish Hotel.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2012

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Bowen, Rhys

Summary: Lady Georgiana Rannoch won't deny that being thirty-fifth in line for the British throne has its advantages. Unfortunately, money isn't one of them. And sometimes making ends meet requires her to investigate a little royal wrongdoing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOW

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M BOW

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M BOW

Scott, Michael

Summary: "The twins of prophecy have been split. Nicholas Flamel is near death. John Dee has the swords of power. And Danu Talis has yet to fall. The future of the human race lies in the balance--how will the legend end?"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Scott 2013

Summary: The tragic tale of Maggie Tulliver, the miller's daughter, who defies her embittered brother in standing by the man she loves - shocking the stifling society in which she lives - in an attempt to pursue her blighted dreams.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2 entertain/BBC Video 2006

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MIL

Moore, Christopher

Summary: San Francisco. Summer, 1947. An enigmatic, comely blonde named Stilton walks into the scruffy gin joint where Sammy "Two Toes" Tiffin tends bar. It's love at first sight, but before Sammy can make his move, an Air Force general named Remy arrives with some urgent business. A suspicious flying object has been spotted up the Pacific coast in Washington State near Mount Rainer, followed by a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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Abercrombie, Joe.

Summary: The King of the Union lies on his deathbed, the peasants revolt, and the nobles scramble to steal his crown. No one believes that the shadow of war is about to fall across the heart of the Union. Only the First of the Magi can save the world, but there are risks.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pyr Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABE

Rice, Anne

Summary: Vittorio, a five-hundred-year-old vampire, tells the story of how he was seduced at the age of sixteen by Ursula, the most beautiful of his supernatural enemies, after she saved him from being killed by her fellow vampires during a slaughter in which his entire family was wiped out.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zeta Bolsillo 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.3 FICTION RIC

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: The third book in Laura Ingalls Wilder's treasured Little House series. The adventures continue for Laura Ingalls and her family as they leave their little house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin and set out for the big skies of the Kansas Territory. They travel for many days in their covered wagon until they find the best spot to build their house. Soon they are planting and plowing, hunting wild...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Allende, Isabel.

Summary: "The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Español 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: SPANISH 468 ALL

Christie, Agatha

Summary: Styles Court, the Essex manor house, scene of master detective Hercule Poirot's first triumph. An air of evil still touches the gracious grounds--and the fierce little Belgian pits his brilliant mind against the vanity of killers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam 1984

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHR

Harris, Robert J.

Summary: June 1940. As German troops pour across France, the veteran soldier and adventurer Richard Hannay is called back into service. In Paris an individual, code-named 'Roland, ' has disappeared and is assumed to be in the hands of Nazi agents. Only he knows the secret of the Thirty-One Kings, one upon which the future of Europe depends. Hannay is dispatched to Paris to find Roland before the Germans...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2018

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2 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Hinodeya, Sankichi

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: At the Square King Cup semifinals, Rider's team Yellow-Green takes on the undisputed champion, Emperor, while Team Blue battles Team Gloves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2018

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Christie, Agatha

Summary: A group of friends challenge each other with mysteries to which only the presenter knows the answer, and which the other friends must solve. Guess who wins hands down every time? Miss Marple.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1986

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHR

Stockwin, Julian

Summary: November 1807. Captain Sir Thomas Kydd must sail to Lisbon to aid the Portuguese Royal Family's evacuation in the face of Napoleon's ruthless advance through Iberia. In the chaos of the threatened city an old passion is reawakened when he meets Persephone Lockwood, a beautiful and determined admiral's daughter from his past. But the Royal Family's destination is Brazil, Perspehone's England,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hodder & Stoughton 2017

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Lane, Andrew

Summary: Mycroft has sent Sherlock to Oxford to catch up on his studies. Once there, he's again distracted when he hears stories about stolen body parts, which are being sent to an address in Wales. His curiosity aroused by the tales, Sherlock decides to discover who is behind the theft and why. Arriving at the lonely manor house in Wales, Sherlock hears a tale of a house rumored to be a hiding place...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Children's Books 2014

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

Summary: "Dragons: Fearsome fire-breathing foes, scaled adversaries, legendary lizards, ancient hoarders of priceless treasures, serpentine sages with the ages? wisdom, and winged weapons of war? Wings of Fire brings you all these dragons, and more, seen clearly through the eyes of many of today?s most popular authors, including Peter S. Beagle, Elizabeth Bear, Holly Black, Orson Scott Card, Charles de...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Night Shade 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIN

Green, Simon R.

Summary: P.I. John Taylor has a special talent for finding lost things in the dark and secret center of London known as the Nightside. He's also the reluctant owner of Excalibur, the legendary sword. To find out why he must wield the sword, John consults the Last Defenders of Camelot, a group of knights who dwell in a place that some find more frightening than the Nightside. London Proper. It's been...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Iwahara, Yuji

Summary: "Handsome and charismatic Prince Salva is the most powerful man in Africa, and he has arrived in Central 47 to rile into action both the Collectors of the world and New Tesla Energy itself! Meanwhile, who is the mysterious foreign boy whom Kyouma encounters, and why does he remind Kyouma of Mira? As this progressive sci-fi tale reaches new heights, myriad truths unfold--about Mira's A.I., the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 DIM

Edugyan, Esi.

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Summary: "From the blistering cane fields of the Caribbean to the frozen Far North, from the earliest aquariums of London to the eerie deserts of Morocco, a boy rises from the ashes of slavery in the 1830s to become a free man of the world"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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Isayama, Hajime

Summary: "The world outside the Walls is vaster than Eren and his comrades could have ever imagined. Just beyond the shores of Paradis lies the country of Marley - home to Eren's mortal enemy Reiner. He may have returned home, hoping to consign "the Armor" to his past, but some things can't be so easily forgotten - and Reiner is about to be confronted by a certain someone he turned his back on..."--Back...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 ATT