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Stone, Peter

Summary: When Cameron Carter goes straight from high school in small-town California to a summer internship with a powerful U.S. Congressman he admires, he soon learns that not everything in Washington, D.C. is as it appears.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Shuster BFYR 2018

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

Mills, Claudia.

Summary: Afraid he will always be an outsider like ex-planet Pluto, nine-year-old Oliver finally shows his extremely overprotective parents that he is capable of doing great things without their help while his class is studying the solar system.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

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1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD Fiction Mills 2010

Van Dyken, Rachel

Summary: Boring Beth Lynn has always lived up to her nickname… until she wakes up in a hotel bed next to a sexy as sin state senator she re-connected with at a wedding the previous night. The biggest problem? She can't seem to remember anything about the night before except for crying into a box of cookies, and she’s pretty sure Grandma Nadine slipped something in her drink. And what should have been a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rachel Van Dyken Books 2014

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Greeley, Andrew M.

Summary: Working hard in the U.S. Senate for the rights of the underprivileged, Tommy Moran is determined to restore compassion and civility to American politics, only to find himself the target of vicious personal attacks, false rumors, and assassination attempts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2006

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Greel

Ferber, Edna

Summary: Epic western about the Cravat family settling the Oklahoma prairie. Yancy Cravat is a newspaperman and lawyer who helps found the town of Osage. An adventurer, he finds town-life stifling and seeks his thrills even further into the frontier. His wife ends up becoming a town leader when his absences leave her no other choice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday, Doran and Company 1930

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC FER

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FER

Ellis, David

Summary: Jon Soliday, counsel to a powerful state politico who has been a friend since boyhood, is suddenly and inexplicably caught in a legal vise not of his own making: an indictment for murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M ELL

Brown, Sandra

Summary: It happened the way attraction happens best: suddenly, passionately, uncontrollably and unforgettably. Thousands of feet above the ground on a crowded flight to Washington, D.C., radio personality Keely Williams felt the irresistible pull of handsome congressman Dax Devereaux. They were speaking at the same congressional hearing about Vietnam soldiers listed as MIA. Tragically, Keely's husband...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2008

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Doss, James D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Paperbacks 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DOS

Robinson, Kim Stanley.

Contents: A new reality -- Cut to the chase -- Going feral -- The technological sublime -- Undecided -- Sacred space -- Emerson for the day -- Partially adjusted demand -- The dominoes fall -- You get what you get.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

Hollinghurst, Alan.

Summary: 20-year-old Nick Guest moves into an attic room in the Notting Hill home of the Feddens. An innocent in matters of politics and money, he becomes caught up in the Feddins' world: its grand parties, its surprising alliances, its parade of monsters both comic and menacing. In an era of endless possibility, he finds himself able to pursue his own private obssession with beauty--a prize as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOL

Greeley, Andrew M.

Summary: Tommy Moran, an Irish Catholic kid from the West Side of Chicago, fights for the underprivileged on the floor of the United States Senate. Swearing off negative attack ads, Moran is determined to restore civility and compassion to American politics. However, his opponents don't share his scruples. Almost from the beginning, Tommy and his family are besieged by vicious personal attacks. But the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomson/Gale 2007

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M GRE

Robinson, Kim Stanley.

Summary: Environmental aide Charlie Quibler is frustrated in his attempts to prove to the government that global warming has reached cataclysmic levels, a situation that is complicated when a promising technology is exploited for private interests.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: SF Robinson

Brown, Sandra

Summary: It happened the way attraction happens best: suddenly, passionately, uncontrollably, and unforgettably. Thousands of feet above the ground on a crowded flight to Washington, D.C., radio personality Keely Williams felt the irresistible pull of handsome congressman Dax Devereaux. They were speaking at the same congressional hearing about Vietnam soldiers listed as MIA. Tragically, Keely's husband...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2011

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

Novey, Idra

Summary: "On an unnamed island country ten years after the collapse of a brutal regime, Lena suspects the powerful senator she was involved with back in her student activist days may be guilty of murder. She says nothing, assuming no one will believe her, given her family's shameful support of the former regime and her lack of evidence. They are the same reasons she told no one, a decade earlier, what...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC NOV

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NOV

Whitcomb, Christopher

Summary: Chosen to join the FBI's most elite group, hostage rescue agent Jeremy Waller finds unexpected challenges in his mission to counter a terrorist mastermind.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2004

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

DeLillo, Don.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1978

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEL

Sandford, John

Summary: Summoned by the White House chief of staff to investigate a series of elected official disappearances, Army intelligence veteran Jacob Winter finds the situation worsening when one of the missing victims is found brutally murdered.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Sandford

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS SAN

Gilstrap, John

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Victoria Emerson is a congressional member of the U. S. House of Representatives for the state of West Virginia. Her aspirations have always been to help her community and to avoid the ambitious power plays of her peers in Washington D. C. Then Major Joseph McCrea appears on her doorstep and uses the code phrase Crimson Phoenix, meaning this is not a drill. The United States is on the verge of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2021

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Hiaasen, Carl.

Summary: Only in America could an innocent, if drunken, guest of honor at a strip joint bachelor party become a mortal threat against Big Money and Big Government. Only in south Florida, land of roadside honky-tonks and sinister pleasure boats—not to mention blackmail and murder—would a virtuous topless dancer join forces with a cool but clueless cop. And only in the fiction of Carl Hiaasen do readers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P HIA

Andrews, Mary Kay

Summary: "Conley Hawkins left her family's small town and its newspaper, The Silver Bay Beacon, in the rearview mirror years ago. Now a star reporter for a big-city paper, Conley is exactly where she wants to be and is about to take a fancy new position in Washington, D.C. Or so she thinks. When the new job goes up in smoke, Conley finds herself right back where she started, working for her sister, who...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Sandford, John

Summary: At the request of the White House, Jake Winter investigates the disappearance of former Senator Lincoln Bowe. But the trail of clues leads Jake into the heart of a scandal that could cost him his life and topple the federal government.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2006

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

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

Sandford, John

Summary: Summoned by the White House chief of staff to investigate a series of elected official disappearances, Army intelligence veteran Jacob Winter finds the situation worsening when one of the missing victims is found brutally murdered.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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

Green, Tim

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Boxer, Barbara.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOX

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