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Cornwell, Patricia Daniels

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Summary: On the eve of a top secret space mission, Captain Calli Chase detects a tripped alarm in the tunnels deep below a NASA research center. A NASA pilot, quantum physicist, and cybercrime investigator, Calli knows that a looming blizzard and government shutdown could provide the perfect cover for a sabotage, with deadly consequences. As it turns out, the danger is worse than she thought. A spatter...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas & Mercer 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Cornwell 2019

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

Hansen, Ron

Summary: Exiled for their religious beliefs in 1875, five nuns embark on a voyage to America, only to lose their lives when the ship runs aground, in a tale that inspires a grand poem by a doomed priest and Oxford scholar living in literary exile.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAN

Edsel, Robert M.

Summary: "As the most destructive war in history ravaged Europe, many of the world's most cherished cultural objects were in harm's way. The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History recounts the astonishing true story of eleven men and one woman who risked their lives amidst the bloodshed of World War II to preserve churches, libraries, monuments, and works of art that for centuries defined the heritage of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Focus, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.53 EDS

George, Elizabeth

Summary: Lynley is sent undercover to investigate the death of Ian Creswell at the request of the man's wealthy uncle. The death has been ruled an accidental drowning, and nothing on the surface indicates otherwise, but when Lynley enlists the help of his friends Simon and Deborah St. James, the trio's digging finds that the clan is awash in secrets, lies and motives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2012

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

Oppel, Kenneth.

Summary: Oncologist Laura Donaldson and FBI agent Kevin Sheldrake embark on a manhunt to find David Haines, a murderer who has escaped from death row, when it is discovered that Haines' blood could hold the key to curing cancer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OPP

Gerber, Carole

Summary: When Benny arrives at day care, where the babies are bored, he finds the instruments and soon they are off on a musical journey to the store for a snack.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GER

Forbes, Leslie.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS Forbe

Truman, Margaret

Summary: Former CIA agent Max Pauling agrees to fly medical supplies to Havana as a favor to an old friend, but his simple mission takes a deadly turn when Max's contact in Havana is found dead.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TRU

Clark, Mary Higgins.

Summary: In a novel that reaffirms her reputation as "America's Queen of Suspense," Mary Higgins Clark delivers a gripping tale of deception and tantalizing suspense. Nicholas Spencer, charismatic head of the medical research company Gen-stone, involved in the development of an anticancer vaccine, suddenly disappears. His private plane crashes en route to Puerto Rico, but his body is not found. Early...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2003

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Larson, Kirby

Summary: When her family is forced into an internment camp, Mitsi Kashino is separated from her home, her classmates, and her beloved dog Dash; and as her family begins to come apart around her, Mitsi clings to her one connection to the outer world--the letters from the kindly neighbor who is caring for Dash.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LAR

Kava, Alex

Summary: "Ryder Creed and his K9 search-and-rescue dogs return in the second installment of an exciting new series, teaming up once more with FBI profiler Maggie O'Dell in their riskiest case yet. When Ryder Creed responds to a devastating mudslide in North Carolina, he knows that the difference between finding survivors and the dead is time. He and his sturdiest search-and-rescue dog, Bolo, get to work...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY KAV

Harrison, Rory

Summary: Dylan doesn't have a lot of experience with comfort. His room in the falling-down Village Estates can generously be categorized as "squalid," and he sure as hell isn't getting any love from his mother, who seemed to—no, definitely did—enjoy the perks that went along with being the parent of a "cancer kid." His only escape has been in the form of his favorite video game—World of Warcraft—and the...

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

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

Fowler, John

Summary: A zoologist's portrait of Dr. Dian Fossey's remarkable mountain gorilla camp documents the story of the controversial unraveling of the Rwandan facility after Fossey's murder and the author's contributions to tracking mountain gorillas through hostile terrain, confronting aggressive silverbacks and rehabilitating orphaned baby gorillas.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 FOWLER, JOHN FOW

Summary: Inspired by personal experiences, an original story about friendship, love, survival, and finding humor in unlikely places. Two best friends' lives change when one of them is diagnosed with cancer.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Summit Entertainment 2012

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY FIF

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE FIF

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Summary: Cancer is not a laughing matter, but the archaic way people are beating it is. With a dose of good humor, heart, and a touch of rock'n'roll, this documentary reveals the forces that are keeping people sick and dares to ask: if up to 70% of cancer deaths are preventable, what are people waiting for?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF C

Summary: De nombreuses péripéties viennent compromettre le traditionnel réveillon qui réunit le clan Stilton. Mais Geronimo Stilton ne manque pas de ressources, ni d'amis, pour parvenir à sauver la situation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albin Michel jeunesse 2004

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 STI FRENCH

Dekker, Ted

Summary: Thomas Hunter is caught between two realities ; when dreaming in one world, he awakens in the other. Both worlds are facing major catastrophes, which Thomas needs must prevent.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Circle Media 2008

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y GRAPHIC CIRCLE

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.59 Dekker 2007

Inches, Alison.

Summary: "SpongeBob starts Bikini Bottom's very first recycling center! But when his homemade recycling center becomes too much work for one sponge, will Bikini Bottom lend a hand for a green goal?"--p.[4] of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2010

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2 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE SPO

Duffy, Margaret

Summary: The murder of Richard Daws, 14th Earl of Hartwood and a senior official at the National Crime Agency at his home – the highly secure Hartwood Castle – has sent shockwaves through MI5, MI6 and the Met. Patrick Gillard, Daws’ protégé and ‘adviser’ to the NCA, along with his wife and working partner, Ingrid Langley, vows to find his killer. Soon hunting down the recently out-of-jail Nicholas...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUF

Powell, Patricia Hruby

Summary: Written in blank verse, the story of Mildred Loving, an African American girl, and Richard Loving, a Caucasian boy, who challenge the Viriginia law forbidding interracial marriages in the 1950s.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA FIC POW

George, Elizabeth

Summary: Inspector Thomas Lynley of Scotland Yard and detective sergeant Barbara Havers are approached by a member of Parliament with a request to investigate the supposed suicide of a constituent's son.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2018

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

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

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

Atwood, Megan

Summary: Pen pals Molly and Olive consider themselves best friends even though they have never actually met because Molly lives in New York City and Olive lives on a farm in Iowa--but when Olive finds a diamond bracelet in the grass the two girls start to wonder if they can finally get the money for one of them to visit the other.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC ATW

Larson, Kirby.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Piper Davis records in her diary her experiences beginning in December 1941 when her brother joins the Navy, the United States goes to war, she attempts to document her life through photography, and her father--the pastor for a Japanese Baptist Church in Seattle--follows his congregants to an Idaho internment camp, taking her along with him. Includes historical notes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

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

Tougas, Chris

Summary: One morning, six young ninjas are dropped off at Dojo Daycare. As soon as their ninja moms and ninja dads have left: KABOOM! KAPOW! The ninja boys and girls kick, push, punch, and quickly turn the place upside down in a full-blown ninja riot. Try as he might, the hapless master can't control the children, and the disaster plays out through lunchtime and story time. No one heeds the master's...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Owlkids Books 2014

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