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Stewart, Trenton Lee.

Summary: After passing a series of mind-bending tests, four children are selected for a secret mission that requires them to go undercover at the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened, where the only rule is that there are no rules.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Stewart, Trenton Lee

Summary: Nine-year-old Nicholas Benedict, an orphan afflicted with an unfortunate nose and with narcolepsy, is sent to a new orphanage where he encounters vicious bullies, selfish adults, strange circumstances, and a mystery that could change his life forever.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: [Manufactured and distributed by] Findaway World, LLC 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC STE

Stewart, Trenton Lee.

Summary: Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance, all graduates of the Learning Institute for the Very Enlightened and members of the Benedict Society, embark on a scavenger hunt that turns into a desperate search for the missing Mr. Benedict.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC STE

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Ste

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Stewart 2008

Stewart, Trenton Lee

2 holds on 7 copies

Summary: Nine-year-old Nicholas Benedict, an orphan afflicted with an unfortunate nose and with narcolepsy, is sent to a new orphanage where he encounters vicious bullies, selfish adults, strange circumstances, and a mystery that could change his life forever.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Stewart 2012

Stewart, Trenton Lee

Summary: Nine-year-old Nicholas Benedict, an orphan afflicted with an unfortunate nose and with narcolepsy, is sent to a new orphanage where he encounters vicious bullies, selfish adults, strange circumstances, and a mystery that could change his life forever.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Stewart, Trenton Lee.

Summary: Preesnts puzzles, riddles, and brainteasers related to the mysterious Benedict Society, and profiles the society's members and their adventures.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 793.73 STE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 793.73 STE

Stewart, Trenton Lee.

Summary: When an unexplained blackout engulfs Stonetown, Benedict Society members Reynie, Kate, Sticky, and Constance follow clues on an adventure that threatens to separate them from their families, friends, and even one another.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2010

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

Stewart, Trenton Lee

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: "With the Ten Men on the loose and a telepathic enemy tracking them, Kate, Reynie, Sticky, and Constance must join with a new Society member to keep their world safe"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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Fridolfs, Derek

Summary: "My name is Bruce Wayne, and I'm the new kid (UGH) at Ducard Academy. I can't say for certain, but I think something fishy's going on. There's a gang of clowns roaming the halls, a kid named Bane wants to beat me up, and the guidance counselor, Hugo Strange, seems really, well, strange. At least I have two new friends -- Clark and Diana are kinda cool, I guess. We're going to solve this case no...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 FRI

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J GRAPHIC SEC

Quick, Amanda.

Summary: Attempting to claim a crystal of mysterious power that has been stolen from her family, gifted crystal worker Leona Hewitt unknowingly captures the heart of psychic Thaddeus Ware, an Arcane Society member who is out to protect Leona from the murderous Lord Delbridge.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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

Gidwitz, Adam

Summary: After encountering a Jersey Devil while on a field trip to the Pine Barrens, Elliot and his new friend Uchenna help their weird teacher Professor Fauna rescue the mythological creature from a pair of greedy billionaire brothers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Krentz, Jayne Ann.

Summary: Jack Winters, descendant of genetically altered Nicholas Winters, has been experiencing nightmares and blackouts--just the beginning, he believes--of the manifestation of the Winters family curse. The legend says that he must find the Burning Lamp or risk turning into a monster. But he can't do it alone; he needs the help of private investigator Chloe Harper who possesses the gift to read the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KRE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Krentz 2009

Connolly, Sheila.

Summary: At The Society for the Preservation of Pennsylvania Antiques, fundraiser Eleanor "Nell" Pratt solicits donations-and sometimes solves crimes. When a collection of George Washington's letters is lost on the same day that an archivist is found dead, it seems strange that the Society president isn't pushing for an investigation. Nell goes digging herself, and soon uncovers a long, rich history of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P CON

Rivkin, Jennifer

Summary: Provides information about UFOs, including where they have been spotted, conspiracy theories, and possible explanations.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 001.9 RIV

Runcie, James

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Introduces unconventional clergyman Sidney Chambers, who teams up with roguish Inspector Harry Keating to investigate a suspicious suicide, a jewelry theft, the unexplained demise of a jazz promoter, and a shocking art forgery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2012

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RUN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P RUN

Rivkin, Jennifer

Summary: Explores the characteristics, origins, anecdotal sightings, and appearance in popular culture of the Loch Ness monster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 001.9 RIV

Rivkin, Jennifer

Summary: Almost two hundred years have passed since the first reported sighting of the Yeti, also known as the Abominable Snowman, but scientists and mystery buffs still debate whether or not it exists. The ancient myths, firsthand accounts, and controversial evidence associated with this creature make this book one that every curious mind is sure to love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 001.9 RIV

Clare, Alys.

Summary: In the wake of a young nun's death in 1157 rural Kent, soldier-of-fortune Josse d'Acquin sets out to protect the reputation of the king, who had released the prime suspect, and is aided by the Abbess of Hawkenlye in uncovering secrets surrounding the convent.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Minotaur 2000

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Rivkin, Jennifer.

Summary: The Wendigo is a demon that has the power to possess humans and make them do terrible things. Or so the Native American legends say. Readers will delve into the earliest known accounts of the Wendigo, additional firsthand stories throughout history, and modern scientific research to learn critical thinking skills and determine for themselves the solution to this mystery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 001.9 RIV

Rivkin, Jennifer.

Summary: With its claws and fangs and hunting for blood in the night, el Chupacabra is the stuff of nightmares. Many people insist that this mysterious Mexican monster is real, while others proclaim it a bedtime story. This intriguing volume uses a presentation of firsthand accounts and more to encourage well-rounded research and critical thinking skills.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2015

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Reed, Mary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Idaho State Historical Society 1985

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.007 REE

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: In the 1890's, Detective William Murdoch adopts modern techniques like 'finger marks' and forensics to track Toronto's most sinister killers. Though derided by his skeptical boss, Murdoch finds friends and allies in a lovely pathologist and an eager-to-learn constable. Along the way they cross paths with some of the era's most famous figures, including Nikola Tesla, Arthur Conan Doyle, and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2009

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Shelton, Paige

Summary: "Beth Rivers is on the run - she's doing the only thing she could think of to keep herself safe. Known to the world as thriller author Elizabeth Fairchild, she had become the subject of a fanatic's obsession. After being held in a van for three days by her kidnapper, Levi Brooks, Beth managed to escape, and until he is captured, she's got to get away. Cold and remote, Alaska seems tailor-made...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC SHE

Thornton, Nicki

Summary: Seth is the oppressed kitchen boy at the remote Last Chance Hotel, owned by the nasty Bunn family. His only friend is his black cat, Nightshade. But when a strange gathering of magicians arrives for dinner, kindly Dr Thallomius is poisoned by Seth's special dessert. A locked-room murder investigation ensues - and Seth is the main suspect. The funny thing is, he's innocent . can he solve the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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