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Henson, Heather.

Summary: A family living in the Appalachian Mountains in the 1930s gets books to read during the regular visits of the "Book Woman"--A librarian who rides a pack horse through the mountains, lending books to the isolated residents.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Weston Woods Studios 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JFIC HEN

Moyes, Jojo

5 holds on 13 copies

Summary: "Set in Depression-era America, a breathtaking story of five extraordinary women and their remarkable journey through the mountains of Kentucky and beyond, from the author of Me Before You and The Peacock Emporium. Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pamela Dorman Books/Viking 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC MOY

Moyes, Jojo

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "Set in Depression-era America, a breathtaking story of five extraordinary women and their remarkable journey through the mountains of Kentucky and beyond, from the author of Me Before You and The Peacock Emporium. Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

James, Miranda

Summary: The theater department at Athena is putting on a play by a fledgling playwright with local connections. Charlie's son-in-law, Frank Salisbury, will be calling the directorial shots, and his daughter, Laura, will be taking on the lead female role. Luke Lombardi, the guest artist, is someone she knew in Hollywood. The older male actor - whose career in film has been on the wane - arrives with a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC JAM

James, Miranda

Summary: "Charlie Harris has sworn off investigating murder and mayhem after a recent close call. Instead, he's delighted to cheer on his daughter, Laura, who's starring in a production of Careless Whispers. The theater department at Athena College is debuting the play written by a fledgling playwright with local connections and Charlie's son-in-law, Frank Salisbury, will be calling the directorial...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2020

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Henson, Heather.

Summary: A family living in the Appalachian Mountains in the 1930s gets books to read during the regular visits of the "Book Woman"--a librarian who rides a pack horse through the mountains, lending books to the isolated residents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HEN

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Henson

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HEN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HEN

Gates, Eva

Summary: "Wealthy businessman Jay Ruddle is considering donating his extensive collection of North Carolina historical documents to the Bodie Island Lighthouse Library, but the competition for the collection is fierce. Unfortunately, while the library is hosting a lecture on ghostly legends, Jay becomes one of the dearly departed in the rare books section. Now, it's up to Lucy Richardson and her fellow...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Sawyer, Kim Vogel

2 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Addie Cowherd dreamt of being a novelist and offering readers the escape that books gave her during her tragic childhood. But it's the Great Depression, and when her adoptive father loses his job, Addie is forced to leave college and take the only employment she can find: delivering books on horseback to poor coal mining families in the hills of Kentucky. The community of Boone's Hollow is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WaterBrook 2020

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Wilson, Teri

Summary: "This romantic comedy reminiscent of Miss Congeniality and The Parent Trap shows us that sometimes being pushed out of your comfort zone leads you to the ultimate prize. When Ginny Gorman has a severe allergic reaction the night before the Miss American Treasure competition, she convinces her twin Charlotte to take her place"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Garland, Michael

Summary: When Miss Smith brings her students to the public library, they not only meet Virginia Creeper, the librarian, but also a host of frightening creatures that emerge from the pages of the "Incredible Storybook" as Ms. Creeper reads her favorite tales.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2009

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E Gar

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC GAR

Sager Weinstein, Jacob

Summary: A super-secret operative saves the world from a diabolical threat with her ability to brandish just the right book at the right time in this delightful superhero tale.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Dreamscape Media, LLC 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Foxe, Steve

Summary: Mr. Kazarian and his students step up to help when Walden's hearing aid picks up a distress call from the alien colonists called Arrok, when a large asteroid collides with their settlement. Includes facts about asteroids, glossary, and discussion questions.

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 FOX

Asch, Frank

Summary: Overseeing a "zoo-brary" that lends out all types of animals, librarian Miss Perkins discovers that the tiger has gone missing, a disappearance that triggers a citywide search alongside a new friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E ASC

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ASC

Bottner, Barbara.

Summary: A first-grade girl who does not like to read stubbornly resists her school librarian's efforts to convince her to love books until she finds one that might change her mind.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BOT

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE BOT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BOT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Bottner 2010

Foxe, Steve

Summary: Mr. Kazarian's evil cousin Kronkhold has a black hole generator, and it is up to the alien librarian and the four students who know his secret to stop Kronkhold before his device swallows Earth, and the rest of the solar system--and get back to Earth in time for TJ, Dani, Shea, and Walden to make their class presentation on Albert Einstein.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 FOX

Brook, Allison

Summary: Carrie Singleton is just about done with Clover Ridge, Connecticut. Then she's offered a job as the head of programs and events at the local library-- which comes complete with its own ghost. Her first major event is a program presented by retired homicide detective Al Buckley, who claims he knows who murdered Laura Foster, a much-loved part-time library aide who was bludgeoned to death fifteen...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crooked Lane 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M BRO

Moon, Sarah

Summary: Fourteen-year-old Sparrow Cooke of Brooklyn has always been the kind of child who prefers reading books to playing with friends (not that she has many of those) and since fifth grade the one person who seemed to understand her was the school librarian--sowhen Mrs. Wexler was killed in an accident Sparrow's world came apart, and when she was found on the edge of the school roof everyone assumed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Farber, Erica.

Summary: Fish Finelli and his friends set out to find Captain Kidd's treasure, rumored to be buried on nearby Lyons Island, but it seems like the local library director is looking for it as well--and finding the treasure may be the key to saving the island from developers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC FAR

Edwards, John

Summary: When Olaf stands in for the village librarian, he has big plans to bring in crowds of people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2020

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Richardson, Kim Michele

Summary: "Cussy Mary Carter is the last of her kind, her skin the color of a blue damselfly in these dusty hills. But that doesn't mean she's got nothing to offer. As a member of the Pack Horse Library Project, Cussy delivers books to the hill folk of Troublesome, hoping to spread learning in these desperate times. But not everyone is so keen on Cussy's family or the Library Project, and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Ric

Asher, Sandy

Summary: Storytime in the library becomes increasingly chaotic as first one chicken then a whole flock joins in and the librarian must come up with a creative solution so that everyone can enjoy the story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E ASH

Moyes, Jojo

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially living alongside her overbearing father-in-law. So when a call goes out for a team of women to deliver books as part of Eleanor Roosevelt's new traveling library, Alice signs on enthusiastically. The leader, and soon Alice's greatest ally, is Margery, a...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

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Casale, Karen.

Summary: The Library Secret Service explains the rules for the care of library books.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: UpstartBooks 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE CAS

Casey, Elizabeth Lynn

Summary: While in New York City to appear on a top-rated morning show, librarian Tori Sinclair, along with the Sweet Briar Ladies Society Sewing Circle, goes up against the Big Apple's elite when fellow member Dixie Dunn is arrested for murdering a con artist who specialized in scamming older women.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P CAS

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