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Dayton, Arwen

Summary: "Six interconnected stories that ask how far we will go to remake ourselves into the perfect human specimens, and how hard that will push the definition of human"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2018

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

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

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

Marr, Melissa

Summary: A conclusion to the story that began with Seven Black Diamonds finds Lily helping the Queen of Blood broker a peace with the human world only to be confronted by a mysterious adversary who is orchestrating violent attacks to sabotage the peace process.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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

Schrefer, Eliot

Summary: Snub is a young female gorilla, somewhat jealous because her mother is occupied with a new baby, curious of the world around her, a world that is being reshaped by shaking ground and mountains that bleed fire, and most terrifyingly by a new form of predator that walks on two legs; when her mother is killed Snub finds herself in charge of her baby brother--and accompanied by one of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

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

Sagan, Nick.

Summary: The six survivors of a microbial apocalypse that has wiped out the human race find themselves divided by two different views of how a new society should be established, in a tale told from the viewpoints of a child from each side of the conflict.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putman's Sons 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAG

Bacon, Lee

Summary: After machines take control of Earth, following the extinction of humans, twelve-year-old robot XR 935A confronts its prejudices about humans and begins to reconsider its own existence within robot society after discovering and befriending a twelve-year-old human girl.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Skovron, Jon

Summary: Tired of being sheltered from humans, seventeen-year-old Boy, son of Frankenstein's monster and the Bride of Frankenstein, runs away from home and embarks on a wild road trip that takes him across the country and deep into the heart of America.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2013

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

Summary: Host Neil deGrasse Tyson returns, bringing together a rare mix of potentially clashing personalities - celebrities, comedians and the worlds leading scientific experts - to explore a variety of cosmic and science topics.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Haddix, Margaret Peterson

Summary: Twelve-year-old twins Nick and Eryn and their robot stepsiblings, Jackson and Ava, try to save humanity from killer robots.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Haddix 2017

Hamilton, Peter F.

Summary: "Humanity's complex relationship with technology spirals out of control in this first book of an all-new trilogy from "the owner of the most powerful imagination in science fiction" (Ken Follett). In 2204, humanity is expanding into the wider galaxy in leaps and bounds. Cutting-edge technology of linked jump gates has rendered most forms of transportation--including starships--virtually...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey, an imprint of Random House, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

Hamilton, Peter F.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: The comparative utopia of twenty-third century Earth is about to go dreadfully awry when a seemingly benign alien race is abruptly revealed to be one of the worst threats humanity has ever faced. Driven by an intense religious extremism, the Olyix are determined to bring everyone to their version of god as they see it. But they may have met their match in humanity, who are not about to go...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2019

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Ness, Patrick

Summary: With harpoons strapped to their backs, the proud whales of Bathsheba's pod live for the hunt, fighting in the ongoing war against the world of men. When they attack a ship bobbing on the surface of the Abyss, they expect to find easy prey. Instead, they find the trail of a myth, a monster, perhaps the devil himself. As their relentless captain leads the chase, they embark on a final, vengeful...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2018

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: YA PA FIC NES

Kessler, Leonard P.

Summary: Mr. Pine paints all new signs fro Little Topwn then loses his glasses, creating chaos after the signs become mixed up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Purple House Press 1961

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE KES

LaMarche, Jim

Summary: "A group of friends discovers a neglected pond in the woods and decides to fix it up together"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2016

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Brown, Dan

Summary: In keeping with his trademark style, Dan Brown, author of The Da Vinci Code and Inferno, interweaves codes, science, religion, history, art, and architecture into this new novel. Origin thrusts Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon into the dangerous intersection of humankind's two most enduring questions, and the earthshaking discovery that will answer them.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BRO

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

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

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Bro

Haddix, Margaret Peterson.

Summary: Twelve-year-old twins Nick and Eryn investigate why their mother and new stepfather are keeping secrets, why they are forbidden to meet their stepsiblings, and, most important, why their lives are in danger.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2016

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION HAD

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Haddix 2016

Brown, Dan

Summary: In keeping with his trademark style, Dan Brown, author of The Da Vinci Code and Inferno, interweaves codes, science, religion, history, art, and architecture into this new novel. Origin thrusts Harvard symbologist Robert Langdon into the dangerous intersection of humankind's two most enduring questions, and the earthshaking discovery that will answer them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC BRO

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

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Brown 2017

Summary: Tyson looks at the most confounding mysteries of Earth, space, and what it means to be human. He attempts to answer all of your most pressing questions, from how the brain works to the physics of comic book superheroes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 523 STA

Ness, Patrick

Summary: Presents a twist on themes from Moby Dick in the story of a proud warrior whale pod that attacks a ship before pursuing a near-mythical adversary on a vengeful hunt that risks the worlds of both whales and humans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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

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

Summary: Tyson looks at the most confounding mysteries of Earth, space, and what it means to be human. He attempts to answer all of your most pressing questions, from how the brain works to the physics of comic book superheroes.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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Tyson, Neil deGrasse

Summary: A companion to the celebrated scientist's popular podcast and National Geographic Channel series combines the subjects of his favorite talks with comprehensive facts, sidebars, and imagery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 520 TYS

Golemon, David Lynn.

Summary: When a billion-year-old skeleton is found on the moon and triggers violent fundamentalism uprisings, Jack Collins and the Event Group are tasked to discern the skeleton's identity and discover clues about an ancient alien war that has not yet ended.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOL

Brown, Dan

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: Robert Langdon, Harvard professor of symbology and religious iconology, arrives at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao to attend the unveiling of a discovery that "will change the face of science forever." The evening's host is his friend and former student, Edmond Kirsch, a forty-year-old tech magnate whose dazzling inventions and audacious predictions have made him a controversial figure around the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION BRO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Brown 2017

Bodeen, S. A. (Stephanie A.)

Summary: "Your world is as you see it to be. Until it isn't." These are the first words Kiva's best friend Seth says, after three years of silence. Kiva thought she was growing up in ancient Alexandria. That's what she and all her classmates had been led to believe by their parents. It turns out she was living in virtual reality, in a sleep chamber in deep space, and three years ago, Seth woke up. Now...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel & Friends 2018

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

Brown, Dan

Summary: After an event at which futurist Edmond Kirsch is to announce a groundbreaking discovery erupts into chaos, Robert Langdon rushes to Barcelona to locate a cryptic password that will reveal Kirsch's secret before it is lost forever.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2017

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC BRO