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Summary: Investigates the death of Michelle O'Connell, found dead in 2010 by her boyfriend, Jeremy Banks, a St. Augustine, Florida deputy sheriff on the night that she broke up with him. Follows an investigation into the cause of death, originally ruled a suicide.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV DEA

Gioia, Robyn.

Contents: The world in 1565 -- Uncharted lands -- Spain in the 1560s -- Florida in the 1560s -- The Timucua, St. Augustine's Native Americans -- The founding of St. Augustine, 1565 -- Day of thanksgiving -- The site today -- Cocido (Spanish stew).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pineapple Press 2006

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 975.9 Gioia

Enss, Chris

Summary: Colorado Territory in 1864 wasn't merely the wild west, it was a land in limbo while the Civil War raged in the east and politics swirled around its potential admission to the union. The territorial governor, John Evans, had ambitions on the national stage should statehood occur--and he was joined in those ambitions by a local pastor and erstwhile Colonel in the Colorado militia, John...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TwoDot 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978 ENS

Mountjoy, Shane

Summary: Describes the historical and strategic roles of St. Augustine, Florida in Spanish America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chelsea House 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 975.918 MOU

Grann, David

Summary: In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian nation in Oklahoma. After oil was discovered beneath their land, they rode in chauffeured automobiles, built mansions, and sent their children to study in Europe. Then, one by one, the Osage began to be killed off. The family of an Osage woman, Mollie Burkhart, became a prime target. Her relatives were...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 976 GRA

Stauth, Cameron.

Summary: "An anonymous caller tells a detective in a small Oregon town that a woman has just bitten off a man's finger. But the man is not the victim, the caller says. The woman is. She's being held against her will by a group of faith-healing fanatics who are trying to cure her depression with violent exorcisms. The detective rescues her, but she is afraid to press charges against the people in her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 STA

Stone, Judith

Summary: During the worst years of official racism in South Africa, the story of one young girl came to symbolize the injustice, corruption, and arbitrary nature of apartheid. Born in 1955 to a pro-apartheid white couple, Sandra Laing was officially registered and raised as a white child. But at a school for whites, she was mercilessly persecuted because of her dark skin and frizzy hair. Her parents...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Miramax Books/Hyperion 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.488 STO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.488 Stone

Kotlowitz, Alex.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.411 KOT

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 977.411 KOT

Grann, David

Summary: Presents a true account of the early twentieth-century murders of dozens of wealthy Osage and law-enforcement officials, citing the contributions and missteps of a fledgling FBI that eventually uncovered one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2017

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5 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976 GRA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 976 GRA

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 976 GRA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 976 Grann 2017

Pollack, Jesse P.

Summary: True story of the tragic murder of Long Island teen Gary Lauwers by Ricky Kasso in 1984, called a "Satanic Sacrifice" by the international media. The effects of drugs, occultism, and violent crime on the teenagers involved caught the attention of the media, deeply affected the town, and changed the national War on Drugs in the United States. "A murder in a small Long Island town reveals the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 364 POL

Grann, David

Summary: Presents a true account of the early twentieth-century murders of dozens of wealthy Osage and law-enforcement officials, citing the contributions and missteps of a fledgling FBI that eventually uncovered one of the most chilling conspiracies in American history

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books, A Division of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT 976 GRA

Grann, David

Summary: In the 1920s, the richest people per capita in the world were members of the Osage Indian Nation in Oklahoma. After oil was discovered beneath their land, the Osage rode in chauffeured automobiles, built mansions, and sent their children to study in Europe. Then, one by one, they began to be killed off. One Osage woman, Mollie Burkhart, watched as her family was murdered. David Grann revisits a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2017

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 976 GRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA 976.6 Gra

De Milly, Walter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Wisconsin Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1536 DEM

Janney, Rachel.

Contents: Positive behavior support -- Schoolwide positive behavior support -- Selected interventions for students at risk for behavior problems -- Individualized positive behavior support: conducting a functional behavioral assessment -- Designing, using, and evaluating individualized positive behavior supports.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paul H. Brookes Pub. Co. 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.9 JAN

Miller, Hugh

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.259 Miller

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.2595 MIL

Smart, Tom

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.154 SMA

Kotlowitz, Alex.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books/Doubleday 1999

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MIC 977.411 KOTLOWITZ

Philbin, Tom

Summary: The Killer Book of Serial Killers is the ultimate resource (and gift) for any true crime fan and student of the bizarre world of serial killers. Filled with stories, trivia, quizzes, quotes, photos, and odd facts about the world's most notorious murderers, this is the perfect bathroom reader for anyone fascinated with serial killers. The stories and trivia cover such killers as: John Wayne Gacy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Inc 2009

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Ablow, Keith R.

Summary: Presents an analysis of the childhood and psychological makeup of Casey Anthony to understand the woman acquitted in the murder of her three-year-old daughter, Caylee Anthony.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 ABL

Marszalek, John F.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 1999

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 973.56 MAR

Standiford, Les.

Summary: One July day in 1981, Reve Walsh allowed her six-year-old son Adam to try out a video game near a store's entrance while she shopped for lamps. When she returned Adam was gone. The shock of Adam's murder, and the inability of the police to find his killer, altered American innocence. Bringing Adam Home is the definitive account of this horrifying crime as well as a riveting story of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2011

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 364.1523 STA

McGinniss, Joe.

Summary: Examines the suspicious death of Andrew Kissel, who had received custody of his murdered brother's children three years earlier and whose own killing remains unsolved. Nancy Kissel had it all: glamour, wealth, and what a friend described as "the best marriage in the universe." That marriage--to Merrill Lynch investment banker Robert Kissel--ended abruptly one night in 2003 in their luxury...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 364.1523 MCG

Standiford, Les.

Summary: Relates the full, twenty-seven-year story behind the abduction and murder of Adam Walsh, the six-year-old son of "America's Most Wanted" host John Walsh, as well as the decades-long search for the boy's elusive killer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 STA

Shumaker, Heather

Summary: This is the story of a small band of determined townspeople and how far they went to save beloved land and endangered species from the grip of a powerful corporation in the Arcadia Dunes. This is a narrative with roots as deep as the trees the community is trying to save, something set in motion before the author was even born. And yet, Shumaker gives a human face to the changing nature of land...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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