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Summary: On August first, 1966, a sniper rode the elevator to the top floor of the iconic University of Texas Tower and opened fire, holding the campus hostage for 96 minutes in what was a previously unimaginable event. This documentary combines archival footage with animated re-enactments of the dramatic day, based entirely on first person testimonies from witnesses, heroes, and survivors, in a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC TOW

James, Bill

Summary: "Between 1898 and 1912, families across the country were bludgeoned in their sleep with the blunt side of an axe. Jewelry and valuables were left in plain sight, bodies were piled together, faces covered with cloth. Some of these cases, like the infamous Villasca, Iowa murders, received national attention. But few people believed the crimes were related. And fewer still would realize that all...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 JAM

Patterson, James

Summary: "Once a luxurious southern getaway on a rustic lake, now reduced to a dilapidated crash pad, the Summer House is the grisly scene of a nighttime mass murder. Eyewitnesses point to four Army Rangers-known as the Ninja Squad-recently returned from Afghanistan. To ensure that justice is done, the Army sends Major Jeremiah Cook, a war veteran and former NYPD cop, to investigate. But the major and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2020

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Patterson 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: PL FIC PAT

Persson Giolito, Malin

Summary: "QUICKSAND is an incisive courtroom thriller and a drama that raises questions about the nature of love, the disastrous side effects of guilt, and the function of justice. A mass shooting has taken place at a prep school in Stockholm's wealthiest suburb. Maja Norberg is eighteen years old and on trial for her involvement in the massacre where her boyfriend and best friend were killed. When the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Other Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PER

Graham, Heather

Summary: The crew of a TV show about the paranormal find a body while filming at an old inn. The deeper Joe and Kerri plunge into the dark secrets of the inn, the closer they get to a devastating truth.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Gra

King, Stephen

Summary: In the frigid pre-dawn hours, in a distressed Midwestern city, hundreds of desperate unemployed folks are lined up for a spot at a job fair. Without warning, a lone driver plows through the crowd in a stolen Mercedes, running over the innocent, backing up, and charging again. Eight people are killed; fifteen are wounded. The killer escapes. Months later, retired cop Bill Hodges is still haunted...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction King 2014

Perry, Thomas.

Summary: A threat is called into the LAPD Bomb Squad, a team dispatched to a house whose owner is away, and a bomb disguised inside photography equipment exploded in the kitchen. But it is a second bomb hidden in the basement that has devastating consequences--half of the entire Bomb Squad is obliterated within seconds. The fragmented unit turns to Dick Stahl, a former Bomb Squad commander who now...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Highbridge, a division of Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Roslund, Anders

10 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "The #1 international-bestselling thriller that tells the electrifying story of a police inspector and a former criminal informant in a race against time as they attempt to unravel past and present secrets. Seventeen years ago, Criminal Inspector Ewert Grens was called to the scene of a brutal crime. A family had been murdered, and the only survivor--and witness--was the five-year-old daughter....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2021

Summary: Whether due to acts of terrorism, hate, or mental instability, mass shootings have become all too commonplace. This documentary series examines this disturbing phenomenon from the points of view of victims, family members, emergency medical workers and first responders, who bravely risk their own lives in the face of grave danger. Each episode recounts a specific incident using archival...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Showtime 2017

Summary: Surrender to all eleven episodes of the seventh season of one of TV's most terrifying series. It is post-election 2016, and Ally Mayfair-Richards, a Michigan woman plagued by phobia, attempts to find happiness as a restaurateur alongside her chef wife and son. But Ally's family and her grip on reality are threatened by the arrival of Kai Anderson, a politically motivated cult leader who's...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV AME

Patterson, James

Summary: When seven murder victims are found in a dilapidated crash pad, the homicide investigation shakes small-town sheriff Emma Williams to her core.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Book Group 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Graham, Heather

Summary: Kerri Wolf has joined the crew of The Seekers, a show that searches for paranormal phenomena, as they explore a supposedly haunted old inn on the road between Philadelphia and Harrisburg. The place is famous for its warm welcome - and infamous for being the site of an ax murder rampage in the 1920s. They've barely begun when a very real dead body is discovered in the basement. As a nonfiction...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mira Books 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRA

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Graham 2019

Summary: A local author is found murdered and unpublished novels of his -- worth millions -- were stolen from his home. While Hodges, Holly and Jerome assist the local police, they continually unearth all the ways that Brady's terror still haunts his victims and acquaintances.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD MR. M

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MR.

Michaelis, Arno

Summary: Documents the story of the unlikely and powerful friendship between a Sikh and a former white supremacist in the aftermath of Wade Michael Page's murderous 2012 attack on a Wisconsin Sikh Temple, describing how they launched the Serve 2 Unite organization to promote community inclusion and fight hate crimes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wiehl, Lis W

Summary: New York Times bestselling author and former federal prosecutor Lis Wiehl uses new research and first-hand interviews to tell the heart-pounding story of Charles Manson's horrific crimes, the painstaking investigation that followed, and the inspired prosecution that put him away.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nelson Books, an imprint of Thomas Nelson 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 WIE

Fieseler, Robert W.

Summary: A reconstruction of the 1973 fire that devastated New Orleans' subterranean gay community describes how the Up Stairs Lounge and dozens of innocent patrons were targeted in what became a catalyzing event in the gay liberation movement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W.W. Norton & Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 FIE

Sandford, John

29 holds on 12 copies

Summary: "An off-duty Coast Guardsman is fishing with his family when he calls in some suspicious behavior from a nearby boat. It's a snazzy craft, slick and outfitted with extra horsepower, and is zipping along until it slows to pick up a surfaced diver . . . a diver who was apparently alone, without his own boat, in the middle of the ocean. None of it makes sense unless there's something hinky going...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2021

Patterson, James

Summary: "Sam Blue stands accused of the brutal murders of three young students, their bodies dumped near the Georges River. Only one person believes he is innocent: his sister, Detective Harriet Blue. And she's determined to prove it. But Harry's outburst at her brother's trial earns her a reassignment -- to the Outback. With no choice but to leave Sam's case alone, she relocates to Last Chance Valley,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown & Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Patterson 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP MYSTERY PAT

Robb, J. D.

Summary: No affairs, no criminal connections, no DNA and no clues. Eve Dallas may be the best cop in the city - but the Swisher case has her baffled. The only survivor is the daugther Nixie, who was in the kitchen when the murders happened.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

Muller, Marcia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M MUL

Muller, Marcia.

Summary: When journalist Guy Newberry arrives in a small seaside community to investigate several unsolved murders, the body of a woman washes up at nearby Point Deception, forcing Guy and Sheriff Rhoda Swift to work together to stop a deranged killer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MUL

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS Mul

Wechsler, Pamela

Summary: Chief of homicide district attorney Abby Endicott hasn't had the easiest adjustment to normal life. Her wealthy Boston family has cut her off because of her dangerous job, her new apartment with her musician boyfriend Ty is not up to her standards, and her impending position as godmother to her new niece or nephew is overwhelming. However, her personal life is about to be put on hold when the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

James, P. D.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 1987

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 364.1523 JAM

Terry, Maury

Summary: "Maury Terry's investigation into the Son of Sam murders"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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