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Weintraub, Aileen

Summary: "Meet 50 super-inspiring kids! It's never too early--and you're never too young-- to make a difference in the world! The amazing musicians, writers, scientists, athletes, activists, and other fascinating kids in this book accomplished great feats by the age of eighteen. They impacted people's lives by coming up with new inventions, making art and music, competing in sports, and speaking out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 WEI

Haddix, Margaret Peterson.

Summary: Jonah, thirteen, and Katherine, eleven, travel through time to 1918 Russia just as Alexei, Anastasia, and the rest of Tsar Nicholas II's family is about to be executed. Author's note includes facts about the Romanov's and the mystery surrounding their deaths.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION HAD

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Haddix 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HAD

Rounding, Virginia.

Summary: A study of the marriage of the last Russian tsar and tsarina offers psychological insights into their relationship and covers the Empress's ill health, their relationship with confidante Ania Vyrubova, and their reliance on the infamous Rasputin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 ROMANOV FAMILY ROU

Alonzo, Rebecca Nichols.

Summary: Rebecca Nichols Alonzo recounts the events surrounding her father's murder, describing how a church member who refused to give up control when Robert Nichols took over as pastor tormented and threatened her family, until the night that Rebecca's life was shattered forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House Publishers 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 277.3 ALO

Lawhon, Ariel

3 holds on 4 copies

Summary: In this "historical suspense, Ariel Lawhon unravels the extraordinary twists and turns in Anna Anderson's 50-year battle to be recognized as Anastasia Romanov. Is she the Russian Grand Duchess, a beloved daughter and revered icon, or is she an imposter, the thief of another woman's legacy?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAW

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Lawhon 2018

Nicholas

Summary: Collection of diaries and correspondence between the members of the Russian royal family and their closest friends, from the 1880s to the time of their deaths in 1918.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 ROMANOV FAMILY NIC

Massie, Robert K.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 MAS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 MAS

Miller, Sarah Elizabeth

Summary: In alternating chapters, Grand Duchesses Olga, Tatiana, Maria, and Anastasia tell how their privileged lives as the daughters of the Tsar in early twentieth-century Russia are transformed by World War and revolution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Steinberg, Mark D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 ROMANOV FAMILY STE

Meyer, Carolyn.

Summary: A novel in diary form in which the youngest daughter of Czar Nicholas II describes the privileged life her family led up until the time of World War I and the tragic events that befell them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MEY

Nichols, Peter

Summary: Nichols sails from England to Galveston, Texas, after his marriage breaks up, and shares the knowledge he gains about himself, sailing, and marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1997

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 NIC

Scott, Michael

Summary: Fifteen-year-old twins Sophie and Josh Newman continue their magical training in Paris with Nicholas Flamel, Scatty, and the Comte de Sant Germaine, pursued by Doctor Dee and the immortal Niccolo Machiavelli.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SCO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC Sco

Scott, Michael

Summary: Nicholas Flamel and teenaged twins Josh and Sophie Newman return to San Francisco where a weakened Flamel reunites with his wife, Perenelle, hoping to use his remaining power to prevent the monsters on Alcatraz Island from escaping. Meanwhile, Dr. John Dee and Machiavelli continue to seek power and the twins desperately try to determine who they can trust as they search for Scatty and an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ember 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Scott 2010

Erickson, Carolly

Summary: From the bestselling author of The Hidden Diary of Marie Antoinette comes a dramatic novel and powerful love story about the last Russian imperial family. It is 1989 and Daria Gradov is an elderly grandmother living in the rural West. What neighbors and even her children don't know, however, is that she is not who she claims to be--the widow of a Russian immigrant of modest means. In actuality...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ERI

Sparks, Nicholas.

Summary: In a memoir written with his brother, the popular author describes how the two of them dealt with their grief over the untimely deaths of their parents and only sister by embarking on a three-week odyssey around the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 SPARKS, NICHOLAS & MICAH SPA

Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: In 1913 Russia, twelve-year-old Katya eagerly anticipates leaving her St. Petersburg home, though not her older cousin Misha, to join her mother, a lady in waiting in the household of Tsar Nicholas II, but the ensuing years bring world war, revolution, and undreamed of changes to her life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC WHE

Paul, Gill

Summary: A Russian grand duchess and an English journalist. Linked by one of the world's greatest mysteries. Love. Guilt. Heartbreak. 1914 Russia is on the brink of collapse, and the Romanov family faces a terrifyingly uncertain future. Grand Duchess Tatiana has fallen in love with cavalry officer Dmitri, but events take a catastrophic turn, placing their romance and their lives in danger. 2016 Kitty...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P PAU

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR
Call number: DVD 709 WOR

Sobel, Dava.

Summary: Sobel paints an unforgettable portrait of the Copernican Revolution. Encouraged by his German protégé, Polish cleric Nicolaus Copernicus published his heliocentric model of the universe, tantalizing 16th-century mathematicians and scientists--and triggering a groundswell of opposition.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 SOBEL, DAVA SOB

Scott, Michael

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: Back in London, fifteen-year-old twins Sophie and Josh Newman must determine whom they can and cannot trust as they search for both Scatty and an immortal who can teach Josh the magic of fire, while Doctor Dee and Machiavelli continue to seek power.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: J FIC SCO

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SCO

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y Fiction Sco

Scott, Michael

Summary: With the Codex and the creatures on Alcatraz, Dr. Dee can control the world. All he needs is the help of the Archons. But for his plan to work, he must raise the Mother of the Gods from the dead. For that, he'll have to train a necromancer. And the twins of legend will make the perfect pupils . . . .

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Scott, Michael.

Summary: Fifteen-year-old twins Sophie and Josh Newman continue their magical training in Paris with Nicholas Flamel, Scatty, and the Comte de Sant Germaine, pursued by Doctor Dee and the immortal Niccolo Machiavelli.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SCO

Nichols, John Treadwell

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peregrine Smith Books 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 818.54 NIC

Scott, Michael

Summary: "The twins of prophecy have been split. Nicholas Flamel is near death. John Dee has the swords of power. And Danu Talis has yet to fall. The future of the human race lies in the balance--how will the legend end?"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SCO

Copies Available at Kingsley

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