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Yanique, Tiphanie.

Summary: " A major debut from an award-winning writer-an epic family saga set against the magic and the rhythms of the Virgin Islands. In the early 1900s an important ship sinks into the Caribbean Sea, just as the Virgin Islands are transferred from Danish to American rule. Orphaned by the sunk vessel are two sisters and their half-brother, now faced with an uncertain identity and future. Each of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC YAN

Kessler, Liz

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: A class trip to a beautiful island is overshadowed by a local myth about a mysterious ship that may have ties to the lost city of Atlantis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2015

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

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC KES

Hickam, Homer H.

Summary: In 1943, Coast Guard captain Josh Thurlow leads a desperate venture to Japanese-held islands of the South Pacific to track down a Medal of Honor hero and an ambassador's missing son.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIC

Hickam, Homer H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2005

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

Bersche, Barbara.

Summary: Follow Max, a rambunctious boy who feels misunderstood at home, as he sets out in a tiny boat, seeking new worlds across the sea and lands on the incredible island of the wild things--where being made king of the beasts may not be all that grand.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFestival 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BER

Leroy, Margaret.

Summary: While her husband is away in the army, Vivienne de la Mare, living in a farmhouse on World War II-occupied Guernsey in the Channel Island with her two daughters and mother-in-law, falls in love with a German officer and must make a difficult decision that could tear her family apart.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion/Voice 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LER

Cohoe, Samantha

Summary: Growing up on a island where the powerful Prosper family controls both the magic and the spirits who inhibit it, eighteen-year-old Mae longs for magic of her own to impress her best friend Coco and her crush Miles, but when the spirits start inexplicably dying, Mae and her friends start to the unravel the mysteries of the island and a secret from Mae's past. Loosely based on Shakespeare's "The...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wednesday Books 2022

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC COH

Doan, Lisa.

Summary: Upon the death of his Aunt Julia, twelve-year-old Jack is whisked by his scheming and dreaming parents from Pennsylvania to a small Caribbean island, Compano, and soon finds himself alone on a deserted island.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2014

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

Cashore, Kristin

Summary: "Recently orphaned Jane accepts an unexpected invitation from an old acquaintance to an island mansion where she will face five choices that could ultimately determine the course of her newly untethered life"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Kathy Dawson Books/Penguin Readers Group, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2017

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

Cerasi, Christopher

Summary: When a shipful of pigs land on Bird Island, all the birds are thrilled, except Red.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

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

Skye, Obert

Summary: When Perry is invited back to Bunny Island for its first-ever Carrot Con, he's beyond happy to have the chance to reconnect with his favorite uncle, Zeke, and his friends, Juliet and Rain. After stopping Mayor Lapin and his dastardly plan to turn everyone into rabbits, Perry is psyched just to have a normal visit. But then freak microstorms pop up all over the island, ruining his fun before its...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

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

Erdrich, Louise.

Summary: Omakayas, a seven-year-old Native American girl of the Ojibwa tribe, lives through the joys of summer and the perils of winter on an island in Lake Superior in 1847.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HyperionBooks for Children 1999

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

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

Anderson, AnnMarie

Summary: "Next stop...The Magic School Bus heads to the Galapagos Islands to learn about invasive species! Seat belts, everyone! The class returns from summer break to find their beloved Ms. Frizzle has been promoted and her younger sister, Fiona Frizzle, is taking her place. But Arnold is worried. What if the new Ms. Frizzle makes a mess of things? His fears come true when she takes them on a field...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2018

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

Steele, Michael Anthony

Summary: When an uncharted island springs up in Gotham City Harbor, Batman and Mystery Inc. join forces to uncover who created the tropical paradise, but soon find themselves under attack by a host of vile vegetation and prehistoric plants.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2021

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Climo, Liz

Summary: Rory lives with his father on an island and one day, when his father needs some quiet time, Rory decides to go on an adventure by himself for the first time, unaware that his father's following behind to help.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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Doyle, Catherine

Summary: "In the third book in the series, Fionn and his friends must use their wits to save Arranmore Island from the evil sorceress Morrigan "--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2021

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

Estroff, Sharon

Summary: When Daniel, Joy, and Kimani suddenly find themselves stranded on a mysterious island, they must work together to find clues hidden around that somehow hold the key to finding their way back home. Includes STEAM related activities.

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Publisher / Publication Date: West Margin Press 2021

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC EST

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: J Fiction Estroff 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC EST

Snyder, Laurel

Summary: On the island, everything is perfect. The sun rises in a sky filled with dancing shapes; the wind, water, and trees shelter and protect those who live there; when the nine children go to sleep in their cabins, it is with full stomachs and joy in their hearts. And only one thing ever changes: on that day, each year, when a boat appears from the mist upon the ocean carrying one young child to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Walden Pond Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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

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

Spalding, Esta

Summary: "The Fitzgerald-Trouts are four barely related siblings living together in a small car on a lush tropical island, but when they begin to outgrow their small vehicle, they must band together to find a new home"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SPA

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: JE SPA

Barry, Dave.

Summary: Sarah and Aidan begin to decipher a mysterious document that refers to the origins of Peter Pan and are suddenly pursued by a being that can take any form and will stop at nothing to get what it wants from them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion Books for Children 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BAR

Van Dusen, Chris

Summary: Based on a real incident that occurred in the island town of Vinalhaven, Maine, this rhyming story recounts what happens when a really big flatbed truck carrying a mysterious, covered load across a small island gets stuck on a tight curve and blocks traffic in both directions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE VAN

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE VAN

Keyse-Walker, John

Summary: "After barely surviving the first criminal investigation in living memory on the sun-drenched British Virgin island of Anegada, Constable Teddy Creque has spent the past six months trying to weather the aftermath and move on with his life. Now, with a promotion and a medal of honor, he's newly committed to the job. So when a young woman dies in a shark attack off the coast of a neighboring...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEY

Ould, Chris

Summary: When a group of international activists arrive on the Faroe Islands, intent on stopping the traditional whale hunts, tensions between islanders and protestors run high. And when a woman is found viciously murdered only hours after a violent confrontation, the circumstances seem purposely designed to increase animosity between the two sides. As English DI Jan Reyna and local detective Hjalti...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books 2017

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P OUL

Butler, Dori Hillestad

Summary: Mr. Summerling has left Marly, Sai, and Isla a set of brand-new clues to follow, including tickets to the mysterious Summer Island, where they hope to finally discover what lies at the end of the treasure hunt.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop 2021

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

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