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Picoult, Jodi

Summary: "In late morning, a desperate and distraught gunman bursts into a center of a women's reproductive health services clinic and opens fire, taking all inside hostage. After rushing to the scene, Hugh McElroy, a police hostage negotiator, sets up a perimeter and begins making a plan to communicate with the gunman. As his phone vibrates with incoming text messages he glances at it and, to his...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Picoult 2018

Fitzpatrick, Becca.

Summary: Britt goes hiking in the Grand Tetons of Wyoming with her ex-boyfriend Calvin, but trouble arises when she is caught in a blizzard, taken hostage by fugitives, finds evidence of murders, and learns whom to trust and whom to love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster BFYR 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION FIT

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bow, Erin

Summary: "Greta was her country's crown princess, and also its hostage, destined to be the first casualty in an inevitable war. But when the war came, it broke all the rules, and Greta forged a different past. She is no longer princess. No longer hostage. No longer human. Greta Stuart has become an AI."--Cover, p. [2]

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bow, Erin

Summary: The teenage princess of a future-world Canadian superpower, where royal children are held hostage to keep their countries from waging war, falls in love with an American prince who rebels against the brutal rules governing their existences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gingrich, Newt

Summary: "Leading politician and bestselling author Newt Gingrich has teamed with novelist Pete Earley to create a gripping thriller to which Gingrich brings his unparalleled understanding of Washington's corridors of power. The greatest nightmare for the free world today would be a Master Terrorist hiding somewhere, coordinating radical Islamic groups at the highest level around the globe. In...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GIN

Deaver, Jeffery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1995

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DEA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DEA

Milchman, Jenny

Summary: "Sandy has no idea that tonight her life will be forever changed. As a late autumn sky darkens over the Adirondack mountains ... the mood in the Tremont house is already charged with tension ... But when her husband Ben, a wilderness guide, arrives home, the troubled atmosphere immediately lightens ... Nearby, two desperate men on the run make their way through the fading light ... After nearly...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MIL

Child, Lee.

Summary: Former military policeman Jack Reacher is abducted on the streets of a Chicago suburb, along with a woman and a dentist, by two mysterious men.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jove Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Chi

Addison, Corban

Summary: "Daniel and Vanessa Parker are an American success story. He is a Washington, D.C. power broker, and she is a physician with a thriving practice. But behind the gilded fac̦ade, their marriage is a shambles, and their teenage son, Quentin, is self-destructing. In desperation, Daniel dusts off a long-delayed dream of theirs--a sailing trip around the world. Little does he know, the voyage he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ADD

Cameron, Graeme.

Summary: He shops at your local supermarket. He drives beside you, waving to let you into the lane ahead of him. He also has an elaborate cage in a secret basement under his garage. The food he's carefully shopping for is to feed a young woman he's holding there against her will -- one in a string of many, unaware of the fate that awaits her. This is how it's been for a long time. It's normal... and it...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAM

Graham, Heather.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Addison, Corban

Summary: Somali pirates hijack a sailboat in the Indian Ocean and take Americans Daniel Parker and his teenaged son, Quentin, as hostages. A tense standoff orchestrated by top US negotiator Paul Derrick ends in tragedy. The pirates are captured and extradited to stand trial in the United States, and a young man named Ismail is identified by his cohorts as the leader. Paul begins to suspect there is more...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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Iles, Greg.

Summary: Laurel Shields, thirty-five and mother of two, is married to Warren, a prominent local physician under investigation for suspected fraud. But Laurel has problems of her own. She's pregnant, and the father may not be her husband. When Warren finds evidence of her affair, her day becomes a terrifying ordeal and her home the vortex of a nerve-wracking siege.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M ILE

Lake, Jay.

Summary: Green returns to her service under the Lily Goddess in the city of Kalimpura, where she is hounded by gods that would render her a conduit for the supernatural while she attempts to rescue two Bittern Court hostages.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAK

Lix, Caryn

Summary: "Prison-guard-in-training Kenzie is taken hostage by the superpowered criminals of the Sanctuary space station--only to have to band together with them when the station is attacked by mysterious creatures"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Monk, Devon.

Summary: "There aren't many girls who can say they've gone into the realm of death and lived to tell the tale. But to restore her lover Zayvion's soul, Allison Beckstrom had to pay a bitter price--and things are about to get worse... It turns out the leader of the Authority, the council that decides what can--and can't--be done with magic, is being held hostage. But when the trail leads Allie and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roc 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MON

Bow, Erin

Summary: The teenage princess of a future-world Canadian superpower, where royal children are held hostage to keep their countries from waging war, falls in love with an American prince who rebels against the brutal rules governing their existences.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Palmer, Daniel

Summary: A doomsday prepper and private school custodian must rescue his genius hacker son, who is caught by a brutal drug cartel for electronically siphoning off their funds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAL

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FICTION PAL

Martinson, T. J.

Summary: "Somewhere in Chicago, a roomful of people have been taken hostage. The hostages will be killed one by one, the masked gunman says on-screen, unless the police will admit that they faked the death of the legendary superhero called the Kingfisher and helped him to give up his defense of the city thirty years ago. Retired reporter Marcus Waters made his name as a journalist covering the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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Patchett, Ann

Summary: In an unnamed South American country, a world-renowned soprano sings at a birthday party in honor of a visiting Japanese industrial titan. His hosts hope that Mr. Hosokawa can be persuaded to build a factory in their Third World backwater. Alas, in the opening sequence, just as the accompanist kisses the soprano, a ragtag band of 18 terrorists enters the vice-presidential mansion through the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Johansen, Iris.

Summary: Emily Hudson has devoted her life to rescuing priceless artifacts and relics so often overlooked in the horrors of war. Dodging bandits, side-stepping explosives, and traveling from one treacherous hot-spot to another isn't easy, but it's a job Emily is perfectly suited for. Until one day, when the ultimate danger comes looking for Emily and her team.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Patterson, James

Summary: Intelligence officer Amy Cornwall must use lethal tactics in open defiance of Army Command when a mysterious adversary kidnaps her family and gives her forty-eight hours to commit an unspeakable crime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY PAT

Clancy, Tom

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CLA

Patchett, Ann

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Somewhere in South America, at the home of the country's vice president, a lavish birthday party is being held in honor of Mr. Hosokawa, a powerful Japanese businessman. Roxanne Coss, opera's most revered soprano, has mesmerized the international guests with her singing. It is a perfect evening -- until a band of gun-wielding terrorists breaks in, taking the entire party hostage. But what...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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