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Kelly, David A. (David Andrew)

Summary: Cousins Kate and Mike visit Kate's father, a baseball scout for the Dodgers, in Los Angeles just as a series of suspicious events lead him to think that someone is trying to steal his scouting reports.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BPM 3

Leonard, Elmore

Summary: Gentleman/banker-robber Jack Foley is back in prison doing a thirty-year sentence after a week-long escape. Brought in by Karen Sisco, US marshall, who got her man after being abducted with the escapees, Jack and Karen have a thing for each other, and Karen arrests him only after a meaningful 'time'out' together. Jack is resigning himself to doing time, lots of it, and he seems to have a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEO

Waxman, Abbi

Summary: "Young widow Lilian Girvan can't see the garden for the weeds... It's been three years since her husband was killed in a car accident and Lilian is still getting used to being sane--after that one early breakdown. She's happy just being able to get her two girls to school every morning, keep her illustrating job, and catch up on her favorite TV shows with her sister. She's not exactly in a rut;...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION WAX

Clare, Cassandra

Summary: Emma is torn between her passion for Julian and her need to protect him from the consequences of a forbidden romantic partnership, a situation challenged by her relationship with Mark and his efforts to regain his Shadowhunter capabilities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC CLA

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Woods, Stuart.

Summary: Stone Barrington receives a rather unexpected phone call from Arrington Calder, the ex-girlfriend with whom he has a son. Arrington's much older husband, the actor Vance Calder, has just died, leaving her a fortune in Centurion Studios stock. Arrington has plans for the money and asks Stone to represent her in the sale of the company. But when he arrives at her home in Bel-Air to finalize the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD M WOO

Andelson, Amy

Summary: During a layover at LAX, fifteen-year-old Flynn Barlow, her older stepbrother Amos Abernathy, and their nine-year-old half-sister Poppy decide to ditch their family Christmas vacation in Bora Bora, where their parents plan to announce their divorce, and the three siblings instead spend three days in Los Angeles, hooking up with Flynn's summer camp crush, visiting Disneyland, reuniting with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Mahin, Shanna

Summary: "Jess Dunne is third-generation Hollywood, but her star on the boulevard has yet to materialize. Sure, she's got a Santa Monica address and a working actress roommate, but with her nowhere barista job in a town that acknowledges zeroes only as a dress size, she's a dead girl walking. Enter Jess's mother--a failed actress who puts the strange in estrangement. She dives headlong into her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAH

Beall, Will.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEA

Bunn, T. Davis

Summary: "Set in the small California coastal town of Miramar Bay, a dying young man, Lucas Quarterfield, must say goodbye to the woman he loves. Almost fifty years later through unusual circumstances he receives as second chance to be near the only woman he ever wanted"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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Connelly, Michael

Summary: Renée Ballard returns to Hollywood Station from working the night beat. She finds a stranger rifling through old file cabinets-- retired detective Harry Bosch, working a cold case that has gotten under his skin. Ballard kicks him out, but then checks into the case herself. Bosch is investigating the death of fifteen-year-old Daisy Clayton, a runaway on the streets of Hollywood who was brutally...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M CON

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY CON

Bradbury, Ray

Summary: In California in 1949, a young writer and a detective believe a number of deaths associated with an amusement park were murders. Suddenly the killer begins stalking them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRA

Brooks, Terry

Summary: Receiving a dire warning immediately before his father disappears, Ash finds himself hunted in a futuristic mega-city where he searches for help from a human and part-human underworld.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grim Oak Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: SCI.FIC BRO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Science Fiction, Call number: SF Brooks 2018

Connelly, Michael

Summary: When an infamous serial killer known as the Poet reemerges, FBI agent Rachel Walling, long haunted by her unsuccessful efforts to bring him to justice, receives assistance from LAPD detective Harry Bosch.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Pub./Hachette Book Group 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Connelly 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS CON

Castellucci, Cecil

Summary: Edan Kupferman's life is coming apart: her father is being "sequestered" because the company he works for in Hollywood is in legal trouble, her best friend is in Japan for the summer, and the boy she has a crush on is just plain confusing, so she escapes into the world of comics, and her favorite character, Gargantua--but when Kirk, a boy from her high school, gets her into the sold out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Connelly, Michael

Summary: Weaving lines of poetry into his gruesome crimes, the serial killer known to millions as the Poet returns. Rachel Walling, the FBI agent who years earlier had tried to track him down, has not forgotten him, and neither has former LAPD detective Harry Bosch who receives a call from an old friend whose husband had recently died. Even though his death appeared natural, the man's ties to the hunt...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP MYS Conne

Williams, Maiya.

Summary: Moving to Hollywood with his academic parents, eleven-year-old Mitch feels like an outsider in his school where everyone has connections to the powerful and famous in the entertainment industry, until he is cast in a soda commercial that launches a popular catchphrase.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kadrey, Richard.

Summary: "Sandman Slim investigates Death's death in this hip, propulsive urban fantasy through a phantasmagoric LA rife with murder, mayhem, and magic. James Stark has met his share of demons and angels, on earth and beyond. Now, he's come face to face with the one entity few care to meet: Death. Someone has tried to kill Death--ripping the heart right out of him--or rather the body he's inhabiting....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAD

West, Kasie

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Lacey Barnes has dreamt of being in a movie for as long as she can remember. However, while her dream did include working alongside the hottest actor in Hollywood, it didn't involve having to finish up her senior year of high school at the same time she was getting her big break. Although that is nothing compared to Donavan, the straight-laced student her father hires to tutor her, who is a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen 2019

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Sonneborn, Scott

Summary: Searching in Los Angeles for the descendant of the man whose right eye was used to create his dad, J.D. discovers that the man, Sam Hammer, is a detective on the trail of a werewolf--and finds himself arrested at the request of Frankenstein's daughter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lennon, M. T. (Maria T.)

Summary: The trials and tribulations of twelve-year-old Charlie C. Cooper, reformed bully, gifted hacker, and middle child, continue as Charlie tries to convert her overnight fame into a lucrative role on a television show.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LEN

Evans, Harriet

Summary: "From international favorite and bestseller Harriet Evans, an absorbing and intriguing new novel about a famous modern-day actress whose fate becomes entwined with that of a glamourous movie star from the 1950s who vanished many years earlier"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EVA

Patterson, James

Summary: As the Planet's Funniest Kid Comic finals near, Jamie faces a whirlwind of attention at school and in the media and the fame starts to go to his head, but in Hollywood with Uncle Frankie, some of his fellow comedians quickly show him what competition and pressure are all about.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PAT

Estleman, Loren D.

Summary: "Bela Lugosi's Frankenstein screen test puts Valentino in the picture for murder. Everyone knows the Frankenstein monster was played by Boris Karloff. His portrayal is so famous that the play Arsenic and Old Lace was filled with Karloff/monster jokes--even when the part of the monstrously deformed villain was played by another actor. But before Karloff's memorable portrayal, another famous...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EST

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Estleman 2013

Connelly, Michael

Summary: Renée Ballard catches two cases she doesn't want to part with: the brutal beating of a prostitute and the killing of a young woman in a nightclub shooting. Against orders and her own partner's wishes, Ballard works both cases by day while maintaining her shift by night.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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