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Patterson, James

Summary: Junior's pet humans are going on a trip, leaving him at a horrible place where he's forced to eat vegetables for dinner. Junior decides he has to break out, or at least get hamburger on the menu.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kelly, David A. (David Andrew)

1 hold on 1 copy

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

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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

McCoy, Mary

Summary: "Over the course of her high school years, awkward Claudia McCarthy finds herself unwittingly drawn into the dark side of her school's student government, with dire consequences"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Carolrhoda Lab 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Conrad, Lauren.

Summary: When nineteen-year-old Jane Roberts is cast in a new reality show, she discovers that the fame and fortune of her new life come at a high price to herself and her friendships.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Salazar, Aida

Summary: Nine-year-old Betita and her parents fled Mexico after her uncle was killed by the cartels, and settled in Los Angeles seeking political asylum and safety in what her father calls Aztlan, the land of the cranes; but now they have been swept up by by the government's Immigration Customs Enforcement, her father deported back to Mexico, and Betita and her mother confined in a family detention...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

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Noël, Alyson

Summary: "Club promoters Layla, Aster, and Tommy never imagined that entering the Unrivaled competition would land them in the middle of a celebrity murder investigation, but sometimes fate can be as nasty as the anonymous comments on a Hollywood gossip blog. But Madison Brooks isn't dead. Layla, Aster, and Tommy have been set up, and as Madison's dirty little secrets creep closer to the light, they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION WES

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: Frank and Joe travel to Los Angeles where they attempt to identify who is trying to murder rock star Madison Vee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

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

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 East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PAT

Conrad, Lauren.

Summary: Drama ensues when the girls discover they all have a crush on the same guy, and while Madison Parker is punished with community service hours for her admission to stealing, newcomer Kate Hayes is reveling in her song's overnight success, and aspiring actress Cameron Curtis struggles to step out from her famous mother's shadow.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Clare, Cassandra

Summary: "Shadowhunter Emma Carstairs and her parabatai Julian Blackthorn race to stop a demonic plot that threatens Los Angeles"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: YA FIC CLA

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Green, Tim

Summary: "When movie star Trevor and regular Little League player Sam discover that they are identical twins who were separated at birth, they decide to trade places for a while so that Sam can live the Hollywood life and Trevor can play baseball"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GRE

Tashjian, Janet.

Summary: Twelve-year-old Derek Fallon has the opportunity of a lifetime--to perform stunts in a movie featuring a popular twelve-year-old star--but complications arise involving his best friend, a capuchin monkey, and Derek's chronic inability to concentrate on schoolwork.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC TAS

Wells, Dan

Summary: "Los Angeles in 2050 is a city of open doors, as long as you have the right connections. That connection is a djinni--a smart device implanted right in a person's head. In a world where virtually everyone is online twenty-four hours a day, this connection is like oxygen--and a world like that presents plenty of opportunities for someone who knows how to manipulate it. Marisa Carneseca is one of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Buxbaum, Julie

Summary: Sixteen-year old Jessie, still grieving over her mother's death, must move from Chicago to "The Valley," with a new stepfamily but no new friends until an anonymous fellow student emails and offers to help her navigate the school's treacherous social waters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION BUX

Ames, Ruth.

Summary: Twelve-year-old vampire Ashlee Lambert moves to Los Angeles, and when her classmates at school are being attacked, Ashlee realizes she might not be the only vampire in town.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Trine, Greg.

Summary: As big trouble heads toward Los Angeles, California, Max Beederman gathers his superhero friends to face what comes--a trio of extraterrestrial kidnappers who call themselves Monkey Wrench, Elbow, and Shoe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Trine, Greg.

Summary: After graduating from the superhero academy, Melvin Beederman heads for Los Angeles, where he unexpectedly teams up with Candace Brinkwater, school play actress, to nab the evil McNasty Brothers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Trine, Greg.

Summary: Melvin Beederman, superhero in charge of Los Angeles, attends the Superhero's Convention in Las Vegas, leaving his young sidekick to keep Los Angeles safe from evil bad guys and bullies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Leonard, Elmore

Summary: "Buddy's an aging movie star. Antwan's a rough-and-tumble loner. And Miss Betty, the show girl, is a princess. Different in nearly every way, they share one thing: they're all dogs-- at heart."--Container.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lennon, M. T. (Maria T.)

Summary: Charlie C. Cooper, reformed bully, gifted hacker, and middle child wants to make "cool" friends at her new school in Los Angeles, but her psychologist tasks her with becoming friends with the school's "biggest loser".

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Childrens Books 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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