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Carter, Andrea

8 holds on 2 copies

Summary: When a skeleton is discovered in the hidden crypt of a deconsecrated church, everyone is convinced the bones must be those of Conor Devitt, a local man who went missing on his wedding day six years previously. But the postmortem reveals otherwise. Solicitor Benedicta "Ben" O'Keeffe is acting for the owners of the church, and although an unwelcome face from her past makes her reluctant to get...

Publisher / Publication Date: Oceanview Publishing 2018

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: As a thank-you from Merlin and Morgan, Jack and Annie are sent on what should be a vacation at a luxurious resort in Cozumel, Mexico, but is, by mistake, an adventure with ancient Mayans, instead.

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2015

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED MTH 53

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED OSB

Joyce, James.

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2006

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George, K. (Kallie)

Summary: The charming first book in a new early-reader series, starring the spirited and outspoken Anne Shirley as she first arrives at Green Gables. Marilla and Matthew Cuthbert need help on their farm, so they've adopted what they hope will be a sturdy, helpful boy. Instead, Matthew finds Anne awaiting him at the train station imaginative, brash, redheaded Anne-with-an-e. With her place at the...

Publisher / Publication Date: Tundra Books 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED GEO

Arnaldur Indridason

Summary: "A man is found murdered in a small apartment in Reykjavík, shot in the head with a pistol. The police's attention is immediately drawn to the foreign soldiers who are on every street corner in the summer of 1941. So begins officers Flóvent and Thorson's investigation, which will lead them down a path darker than either of them expected, and force them to reckon with their own demons"--

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

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Choldenko, Gennifer

Summary: Moose Flanagan, who lives on Alcatraz along with his family and the families of the other prison guards, is frightened when he discovers that noted gangster Al Capone, a prisoner there, wants a favor in return for the help that he secretly gave Moose.

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2009

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

Geither, Regina M.

Summary: After the death of her parents, Arella Cline goes to live with her aunt on Tory Island. Strange things are happening-- shadow figures, mysterious auras, and the sound of her dead parents' voices. When she finds an ancient book of prophecies, she discovers the island's curse which only she can undo.

Publisher / Publication Date: Loconeal Publishing 2012

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Geither 2012

Arnaldur Indriðason

Summary: In a flat near Reykjavik city center, a young man lies dead in a pool of blood although there are no signs of a break-in or any struggle. A purple shawl, found under the bed, gives off a strong and unusual aroma. A vial of narcotics found in the victim's pocket among other clues soon lead Erlendur's colleagues down a trail of hidden violence, psychological brutality and of wrongs that will...

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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Sjón

Summary: An elusive fox leads a hunter on a transformative quest, while a naturalist endeavors to build a life for a young woman with Down syndrome whom he rescued from a shipwreck years earlier.

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SJO

Rutherfurd, Edward.

Summary: "Edward Rutherfurd's stirring account of Irish history, the Dublin Saga, concludes in this magisterial work of historical fiction. Beginning where the first volume, The Princes of Ireland, left off, The Rebels of Ireland takes us into a world transformed by the English practice of "plantation," which represented the final step in the centuries-long British conquest of Ireland. Once again...

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

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Thomas, Newton G. (Newton George)

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 1998

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MI FIC THO

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1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI Fiction Thomas 1998

Walker, Mildred

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 1994

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

Arnaldur Indridason

Summary: "A deeply compassionate story of old crimes and their consequences, The Shadow District is the first in a thrilling new series by internationally bestselling author Arnaldur Indridason. THE PAST In wartime Reykjavik, a young woman is found strangled in 'the shadow district', a rough and dangerous area of the city. An Icelandic detective and a member of the American military police are on the...

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books, an imprint of St. Martin's Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: HOT TITLE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M IND

Ragnar Jónasson

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: The body of a young Russian woman washes up on an Icelandic shore. After a cursory investigation, the death is declared a suicide and the case is quietly closed. Over a year later Detective Inspector Hulda Hermannsdóttir of the Reykjavík police is forced into early retirement at 64. She dreads the loneliness, and the memories of her dark past that threaten to come back to haunt her. But before...

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

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Ridpath, Michael.

Summary: On loan to the Icelandic Police Force, former Boston detective Magnus Jonson is forced to confront difficult truths about his father's murder while investigating rumors about a priceless ancient manuscript.

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RID

Kingsolver, Barbara

66 holds on 19 copies

Summary: How could two hardworking people do everything right in life, a woman asks, and end up destitute? Willa Knox and her husband followed all the rules as responsible parents and professionals, and have nothing to show for it but debts and an inherited brick house that is falling apart. The magazine where Willa worked has folded; the college where her husband had tenure has closed. Their dubious...

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

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Huston, Charlie.

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HUS

Moorhouse, Geoffrey

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt Brace 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Moorh

O'Carroll, Brendan

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2000

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

Doughty, Anne

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOU

Hamilton, Steve

Summary: "When a young woman from the Ojibwa tribe asks McKnight for shelter from her violent boyfriend, McKnight agrees. But after letting her stay in one of his cabins, he finds her gone the next morning. His search for her brings on a host of suspects, bruising encounters, and a thickening web of crime, all obscured by the relentless whiplash of brutal snowstorms. From the secret world of the Ojibwa...

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Minotaur 2000

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

O'Carroll, Brendan

Summary: A widow struggles to support and raise her seven children in a central Dublin neighborhood.

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 1999

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

Ridpath, Michael.

Summary: Generations after two boys witness a haunting act in the Icelandic lava fields, a grassroots revolution sparked by the economic crisis of 2009 challenges Magnus Jonson to unravel a web of conspirators who are killing off bankers and politicians.

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RID

Yrsa Sigurðardóttir

Summary: "Aldis hates her job working in a juvenile detention center in rural Iceland. The boys are difficult, the owners are unpleasant, and there are mysterious noises at night. And then two of the boys go astray. Decades later, single father Odinn is looking into alleged abuse at the center. The more he finds out, though, the more it seems the odd events of the 1970s are linked to the accident that...

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC YRS