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Connolly, Sheila

Summary: "The first in a brand-new series from New York Times bestselling author Sheila Connolly! Katherine Hamilton's goal in high school was to escape from her dead-end hometown of Asheford, Maryland. Fifteen years later she's got a degree in hospitality management and a great job supervising every aspect of the day-to-day operations of a high-end boutique hotel on the Baltimore waterfront. Then her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Moore, Kelly (Kelly Sheelagh)

Summary: At her family's Maryland home, in a world where colonists lost the 1776 Insurrection, Sarah Parsons and her friend Jackson share visions of a different existence and, having remembered how things ought to be, plan a daring mission to set them right.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Messner, Kate

Summary: This time the mysterious box that Ranger the Golden retriever found transports him to a Maryland plantation before the Civil War, where he must help a young house slave named Sarah and her younger brother Jesse find their way to the underground railroad and North to freedom, before Jesse is sold to a plantation further South.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MES

Deveraux, Jude

Summary: Sara Medlar is a household name in romance, with millions of books sold. But lately, retirement has been boring her and she's found herself back in her hometown of Lachlan, Florida, remodeling the grand old mansion she'd admired as a child. It's much too big for her alone, but she'd die before letting anyone in town know that. Then Sara's niece Kate is offered a job in Lachlan - a start in what...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC DEV

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DEV

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Deveraux 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY DEV

Miller, Jessica

Summary: When timid Elizabeth's father takes her and her fearless friend, Zenobia, to his family home, Zenobia becomes obsessed with finding a ghost there, and then Elizabeth learns she had an aunt who disappeared from the house years ago.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Balog, Cyn

Summary: Seda's mom inherited an old, crumbling mansion, and it was fun to explore the beautiful grounds for a summer. When her mom decided to renovate and live there, Seda isn't happy. And the coming of winter they'll be cut off from the outside world. When a group of teens get stranded near the mansion during a blizzard, Seda has no choice but to offer them shelter, even though she knows danger lurks...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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

Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: A banker asks the Hardy Boys to solve the mystery of a secret room in an old deserted mansion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2003

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Dixon

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds

Summary: As Alice McKinley begins a new phase as a student at the University of Maryland, College Park, she experiences many changes, both expected and surprising, that lead her into a future her seventh-grade self could only have imagined.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Reiss, Kathryn

Summary: During the Great Depression, aspiring reporter Kit Kittredge uncovers a mystery surrounding a secret room in the rundown mansion owned by elderly Miss Mundis.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AGM REI

Deveraux, Jude

Summary: Sara Medlar's found herself back in her hometown of Lachlan, Florida, remodeling a grand old mansion. Sara's niece Kate is offered a job in Lachlan, and accepts immediately. She'll have to approach her aunt for a place to stay while she gets herself settled. When she arrives, she finds that Jackson Wyatt already has his own room. When two skeletons are uncovered in town, this unlikely trio is...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books, Llc 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Young, Skottie

Summary: Follow Gert, a forty year old woman stuck in a six year olds body who has been stuck in the magical world of Fairyland for nearly thirty years. Join her and her giant battle-axe on a delightfully blood soaked journey to see who will survive the girl who HATES FAIRYLAND.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 YOU

Lippman, Laura

Summary: When a lurid expose mysteriously appears on the front page of the Baltimore Beacon-Light and causes a business tycoon to commit suicide in his garage, private investigator Tess Monaghan takes on the case.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Avon Books 1997

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Carlisle, Kate

Summary: Someone's been slayed! If contractor Shannon Hammer can't nail the real culprit in the St. Nick of time, her dad will wind up in the clink....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Seasonal Adult Collection, Call number: M CAR

Young, Skottie

Summary: Gert finally realizes that being such a murderous maniac might be the reason she's not been able to find her way out of the candy-coated world of Fairyland that has been her nightmare for over forty years. She sets off on a new quest to redeem herself and tries to earn her way back home with good deeds and kindness and love an whatever other mushy, touchy-feely things she can manage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Image Comics, Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 YOU

Mitchell, Saundra.

Summary: It's the summer of 1889, and Amelia van den Broek is new to Baltimore. But her gaiety is interrupted by disturbing, dreamlike visions that offer glimpses of the future. When one of her darkest visions comes to pass, Amelia's world is thrown into chaos.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Berenson, Laurien.

Summary: When the co-chair of the raffle committee is murdered during the Poodle Club of America National Specialty Dog Show, canine calamity ensues as poodle breeder and sleuth Melanie Travis sifts through the list of suspects.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BER

Moore, Kelly (Kelly Sheelagh)

Summary: After her grandmother's death Sarah Parsons, nearly sixteen, delights in exploring her family's centuries-old Maryland estate with new friend Jackson, but soon she is having vivid visions of her ancestors, one of whom may be a threat to Sarah's autistic brother, Sam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Summary: During her junior year of high school and the summer after, Alice decides to change her good girl image, gets back together with her old boyfriend, volunteers at a local soup kitchen, and tries to do "something wild" without getting arrested.

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 NAY

Lippman, Laura

Summary: Mark Rubin's family is missing - and the police won't do a thing because all the evidence indicates his wife left willingly. The successful furrier turns to Tess Monaghan, hoping she can help him find his wife and three children. Tess doesn't know what to make of Rubin, a wealthy Orthodox Jew who doles out vitally important information in grudging dribs and drabs. According to Rubin, he and his...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Collins Publishers 2004

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Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Summary: Seventh grader Alice decides that the only way to stave off personal and social disasters is to be part of the crowd, especially the "in" crowd, no matter how boring and, potentially, difficult.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin MIX 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Spotswood, Jessica

Summary: Told through four viewpoints, sisters Des, Bea, Kat, and Vi, aged nineteen to fifteen, are each transformed, especially in how they see one another, in the last summer before Bea leaves for college.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Klavan, Andrew.

Summary: When revolutionaries seize control of a country in Central America where sixteen-year-old Will is serving at a mission, he and the other volunteers find themselves in a desperate race to escape the 'p violence and return home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Roberts, Nora.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

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