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Norriss, Andrew.

Summary: "Floyd is a teenage tennis prodigy. Since he was little, all he's ever known is the routine of training, of matches, of working hard to rise to the top. But something strange is happening. Floyd is being followed by a boy whom no one else can see. And Mike will go to all lengths to make himself heard. Floyd will discover that finding out what Mike wants will changes the course of his entire...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC NOR

Applegate, Katherine.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Jackson and his family have fallen on hard times. There's no more money for rent. And not much for food, either. His parents, his little sister, and their dog may have to live in their minivan. Crenshaw is a cat. He's large, he's outspoken, and he's imaginary. He has come back into Jackson's life to help him. But is an imaginary friend enough to save this family from losing everything?

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD FIC APP

Hannah, Sophie

Summary: "Pulled into a deadly game of deception, secrets, and lies, a woman must find the truth in order to defeat a mysterious opponent, protect her daughter, and save her own life in this dazzling standalone psychological thriller with an unforgettable ending from the New York Times bestselling author of Woman with a Secret and The Monogram Murders. You thought you knew who you were. A stranger knows...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAN

Goldblatt, Amanda

Summary: For ten years, Denny's father has battled cancer. The drawn-out loss has forged Denny into a dazed, antisocial young woman. On the clock, she works as a lab tech, readying fruit flies for experimentation. In her spare time, only her parents, an aggressively kind best friend, and her blowhard imaginary pal Gene--who she knows isn't real--ornament her stale days in the DC suburbs. Now her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOL

Hur, Angela Mi Young

Summary: "Elsa Park is a particle physicist at the top of her game, stationed at a neutrino observatory in the Antarctic, confident she's put enough distance between her ambitions and the family ghosts she's run from all her life. But it isn't long before her childhood imaginary friend - an achingly familiar, spectral woman in the snow - comes to claim her at last.Years ago, Elsa's now-catatonic mother...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Erewhon Books 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HUR

Murata, Sayaka

Summary: "As a child, Natsuki doesn't fit into her family. Her parents favor her sister, and her best friend is a plush toy hedgehog named Piyyut who has explained to her that he has come from the planet Popinpobopia on a special quest to help her save the Earth. Each summer, Natsuki counts down the days until her family drives into the mountains of Nagano to visit her grandparents in their wooden house...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MUR

Graham, Bob

Summary: Discovering a lovable newborn dragon that grownups cannot see, little Ellie moves her affectionate new pet into her dollhouse and brings him to preschool and parties before realizing that he is starting to grow bigger and lose his brilliant green color.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GRA

Jones, Cindy S. (Cindy Sundermann)

Summary: Caught in a cycle of loss, Jane Austen fan Lily jumps at the opportunity to travel to England to re-enact Mansfield Park. While there Lily thinks she may finally realize her dream of living in a novel. But even in England, where she is immersed in a literary festival so rich it seems Jane Austen is present, her problems find her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JON

Livesey, Margot.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt & Co. 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LIV

Applegate, Katherine

Summary: "A story about a homeless boy and his imaginary friend that proves in unexpected ways that friends matter, whether real or imaginary"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC APP

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION APP

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Applegate 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC APP

Ryan, Rachel

Summary: All children have imaginary friends, Georgina tells herself. It's perfectly normal, and they all grow out of it in the end. But when her seven-year-old son, Cody, tells her about New Granny, the new friend he's met in the park, Georgina is instantly suspicious. Something, call it maternal instinct, tells her he isn't making it up. But maybe Georgina is losing her mind. It wouldn't be the first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC RYA

Hannah, Kristin.

Summary: Recently divorced and having no family of her own, Joy Candellaro is beginning to dream of a new life with widower Daniel O'Shea and his son, Bobby, until a fateful Christmas Eve forces her to make a painful choice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAN

Green, Evie

Summary: "An eerie debut about a little boy who recovers from a mysterious global flu that's killed thousands and inherits an imaginary friend who makes him do violent things... Kids have imaginary friends. Rachel knows this. So when her young son, Billy, miraculously recovers from a horrible flu that has proven fatal for many, she thinks nothing of Delfy, his new invisible friend. After all, her family...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Ryan, Rachel

Summary: "All children have imaginary friends, Georgina tells herself. It's perfectly normal, and they all grow out of it in the end. But when her seven-year-old son, Cody, tells her about New Granny, the new friend he's met in the park, Georgina is instantly suspicious. Something-call it maternal instinct-tells her he isn't making it up. But maybe Georgina is losing her mind. It wouldn't be the first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RYA

Patterson, James

Summary: A woman meets her imaginary friend from childhood--and falls in love with him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Reisenbichler, Lori.

Summary: On the night that Shelly Buckner finally became a mother, she very nearly became a widow. Her husband, Eric, seriously injured in a car accident on the way to the hospital, was dead for a full eight minutes before being revived-all while Shelly was in labor. Those eight minutes changed everything Shelly thought was possible. Three years later, their son, Toby, brings home an imaginary friend....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC REI

Dicks, Matthew.

Summary: A tale imparted from the perspective of long-time imaginary friend, Budo, traces his awareness of his advancing age and constant thought of the inevitable day when eight-year-old Max, an autistic boy, will stop believing in him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION DIC

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Dicks 2012

Patterson, James

Summary: A woman meets her imaginary friend from childhood--and falls in love with him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2008

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Patterson, James

Summary: As a little girl, Jane has no one. Her mother, the powerful head of a Broadway theater company, has no time for her. She does have one friend -- a handsome, comforting, funny man named Michael -- but only she can see him.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Audio 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FICTION Patterson

Rice, Ben.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ISIS 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Thompson, Lisa (Lisa Anne)

Summary: Nate and his mother are escaping from his emotionally abusive step-father, Gary, but the run-down and abandoned cottage in the woods that his mother takes them to does not seem like much of a refuge; but when his mother goes off to buy provisions and does not come back Nate is left alone (except for his imaginary friend Sam) and afraid--until a mysterious girl trying to solve the clues of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION THO

Hanlon, Abby

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: Dory, a highly imaginative youngest child, makes a new friend at school but her brother and sister are sure Rosabelle is imaginary, just like all of Dory's other friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Hanlon 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE HAN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HAN

Salsbury, Sandra

Summary: "Roland lives a quiet life filled with art, music and tea parties for one. It's a nice life, but sometimes he feels rather lonely. And then one day, Roland finds the perfect companion. Milton may just be a pine cone, but they have so much in common. Milton also happens to enjoy drawing, listening to music, and drinking tea. And he's also alone. But there are signs in the woods, suggesting...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SAL

Vasconcelos, José Mauro de

Summary: "When Zezé grows up, he wants to be a poet in a bow tie. For now the precocious young boy entertains himself by playing clever pranks on the residents of his Rio de Janeiro neighborhood, stunts for which his parents and siblings punish him severely. Lately, with his father out of work, the beatings have become harsher. Zezé's only solace comes from his time at school, his hours secretly spent...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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