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Hale, Kathleen

Summary: "The first full account of the Slenderman stabbing, a true crime narrative of mental illness, the American judicial system, the trials of adolescence, and the power of the internet. On May 31, 2014, in the Milwaukee suburb of Waukesha, Wisconsin, two twelve-year-old girls attempted to stab their classmate to death. Morgan Geyser and Anissa Weier's violence was extreme, but what seemed even more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2022

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Summary: The adventures of an eleven-year-old tomboy growing up on the Wisconsin frontier in the mid-nineteenth century. Subplots include the arrival of a sophisticated Boston cousin and the plight of the local Indians.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: All Things Family 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV CAD

Wright, Jaime Jo

Summary: "After Aggie Dunkirk's career is unceremoniously ended by her own mistakes, she finds herself traveling to Wisconsin, where her grandmother, Mumsie, lives alone in her rambling old home. She didn't plan for how eccentric Mumsie has become, obsessing over an old, unsolved crime scene--even going so far as to re-create it in the attic. Mystery seems to follow her when she finds work as a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WRI

Wargin, Kathy-jo.

Summary: Colorfully illustrated story of an eagle that inspired a Wisconsin infantry unit in the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.7 WAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.7475 WAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J America Wargin

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC WAR

Wilkes, Maria D.

Summary: An abridged version of the story of young Caroline Quiner, who would grow up to become Laura Ingalls Wilder's mother, and her family surviving their first year without Father in the frontier town of Brookfield, Wisconsin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC WIL

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: A year in the life of two young girls growing up on the Wisconsin frontier, as they help their mother with the daily chores, enjoy their father's stories and singing, and share special occasions when they get together with relatives or neighbors.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Henkes, Kevin

Summary: Seven-year-old Billy Miller starts second grade with a bump on his head and a lot of worries, but by the end of the year he has developed good relationships with his teacher, his little sister, and his parents and learned many important lessons.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC HEN

Hyde, Natalie

Summary: Introduces "the timeline of key discoveries in human fossils, and [explores] how scientists continue to link together the evolution of humanity using evidence from the past"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crabtree Publishing Company 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 569.9 HYD

Brink, Carol Ryrie

Summary: The adventures of an eleven-year-old tomboy growing up on the Wisconsin frontier in the mid-nineteenth century.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1994

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD BRI

Wilkins, Celia.

Summary: Follows the experiences of Caroline Quiner, who will become Laura Ingalls Wilder's mother, and her family on their farm on the Wisconsin frontier during the year in which Caroline turns twelve.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

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Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: "Laura Ingalls and her family live deep in the Big Woods of Wisconsin. Their log cabin is surrounded by miles of trees, and their closest neighbors are bears, wolves, and panthers. Daily chores keep Laura and her sister Mary busy, but they still find time to go exploring with their dog, Jack"--P. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2007

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Summary: Eccentricity defines daily life in Rome, Wisconsin, where the Tin Man from "The wizard of Oz" is murdered, a student brings a severed hand to school for show-and-tell, and a woman runs over her husband with a steam roller pleading "not guilty by reason of menopause." Sheriff Jimmy Brock has seen it all. Indeed, behind the tidy picket fences of this quirky little town lie all the same problems...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV PIC

Tieck, Sarah

Summary: Presents basic information about Wisconsin, including important cities, fun facts, and places of interest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Big Buddy Books, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 977.5 TIE

Brink, Carol Ryrie

Summary: The adventures of an eleven-year-old tomboy growing up on the Wisconsin frontier in the mid-nineteenth century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan 1973

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

Held, Barbara.

Summary: After a fight with her mom, eleven-year-old Jennifer is sent back in time fiftry years. A city girl, she discovers she is now on a farm in Wisconsin. Petrified and confused, she tells her "new" parents she is not their daughter, Julie, but they do not believe her. Diagnosed with amnesia, Jennifer plays along, rather than be called crazy. After meeting Julie's best friend, Grace, the two try to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barbara Held 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: A little girl and her pioneer family spend a summer in the Big Woods of Wisconsin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1996

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E WIL

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC WIL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Wilder

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: A young pioneer girl and her family celebrate Christmas in their cabin in the Wisconsin woods.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperFestival] 1996

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: JE Holiday Wilder

Price, Tirzah

Summary: Eighteen-year-old aspiring chemist Elinor Dashwood and her younger sister Marianne, a budding detective, work together to solve the mystery of their father's murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2022

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Summary: A young pioneer girl and her family attend a wintertime party at her grandparents' house in the Big Woods of Wisconsin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Wilder 1994

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WIL

Benton-Banai, Edward

Summary: Recounts the legends, customs, and history of the Chippewa Indians of Wisconsin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Minnesota Press 2010

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 BEN

North, Sterling

Summary: The author recalls his carefree life in a small midwestern town at the close of World War I, and his adventures with his pet raccoon, Rascal.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD NOR

Hannigan, Katherine.

Summary: In Wisconsin, fourth-grader Ida B spends happy hours being home-schooled and playing in her family's apple orchard, until her mother begins treatment for breast cancer and her parents must sell part of the orchard and send her to public school.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Hannigan

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Bick, Ilsa J.

Summary: While serving in Afghanistan, Ben writes about incidents from his senior year in a small-town Wisconsin high school, when a neighbor he was trying to help out becomes the victim of an apparent hate crime and Ben falls under suspicion.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2014

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

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: A year in the life of two young girls growing up on the Wisconsin frontier, as they help their mother with the daily chores, enjoy their father's stories and singing, and share special occasions when they get together with relatives or neighbors.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Children's Audio 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Audiobooks, Call number: CDA FICTION WIL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD Fiction Wilder 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Compact Audio Disc, Call number: J CD WIL

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD WIL

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