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Lynn, Cari.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2014

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Russell, Josh.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RUS

Sexton, Margaret Wilkerson

Summary: "Evelyn is a Creole woman who comes of age in New Orleans at the height of World War II. Her family inhabits the upper echelon of Black society, and when she falls for no-account Renard, she is forced to choose between her life of privilege and the man she loves. In 1982, Evelyn's daughter, Jackie, is a frazzled single mother grappling with her absent husband's drug addiction. Just as she comes...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SEX

Messner, Kate

Summary: When the mysterious first aid kit takes golden retriever Ranger to New Orleans shortly before Hurricane Katrina hits, he finds himself helping Clare Porter and her grandmother, who are waiting for Clare's father at their home in the Lower Ninth Ward--and when the levees break and Clare is separated from Nana, Ranger must somehow get her to the relative safety of the Superdome, and reunite her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION MES

Lamana, Julie T.

Summary: At the end of August 2005, ten-year-old Armani is looking forward to her birthday party in the Lower Ninth Ward of New Orleans, where she and her extended family live, but Hurricane Katrina is on the way, bringing destruction and tragedy in its wake.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2014

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Brite, Poppy Z.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner pbk. fiction 1997

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRI

Brown, Sandra

Summary: Former New Orleans policeman Burke Basile kidnaps a mobster's beautiful wife in revenge for the death of his partner. Unforeseen problems begin almost immediately as Basile, hiding with her in a secluded cabin, realizes he is falling in love. The lady is no gangster's moll, her marriage a sacrifice for her family. By the author of Exclusive. Subject HeadingsCarnival -- Fiction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

Lambert, Kristin

Summary: A Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue meets Miss Fisher's Murder Mystery in this rollicking romp of truth, lies, and troubled pasts. New Year's Eve, 1929. Millie is running the show at the Cloak & Dagger, a swinging speakeasy in the French Quarter, while her aunt is out of town. The new year is just around the corner, and all of New Orleans is out to celebrate, but even wealthy partiers'...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2020

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

Spindler, Erica

Summary: "Amid death and destruction, hurricane-savaged New Orleans has a new dark force to fear. As the rescue efforts unfold, a grisly discovery is made at one of the massive refrigerator graveyards. One of these metal hulks contains six human hands, all female, all right hands. The press has dubbed the unknown perpetrator "The Handyman." But with no way to trace the origin of this refrigerator, and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2007

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Larson, Kirby

Summary: In 1940s New Orleans, Fish Elliot is a polio-survivor with a knack for inventing and building things, and his African American neighbor Olympia is a girl with a talent for messing things up, but they are united in an effort to save a starving stray dog they call Liberty--and when Liberty is caged by a nasty farmer, they find an unlikely ally in a German prisoner of war, Erich, who is not much...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

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

Rich, Nathaniel

Summary: New Orleans, a century ago: a city determined to reshape its destiny and, with it, the nation's. Downtown, a new American music is born. In Storyville, prostitution is outlawed and the police retake the streets with maximum violence. In the Ninth Ward, laborers break ground on a gigantic canal that will split the city, a work of staggering human ingenuity intended to restore New Orleans's faded...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MCD/Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIC

Ondaatje, Michael

Summary: Buddy Bolden, a New Orleans barber, cornet player, and full-time editor of a gossip sheet, disappears for two years, and when he returns, he goes berserk and spends his final years in the East Louisiana state hospital.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OND

Abel, Kenneth.

1 hold on 1 copy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 2000

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Rice, Anne

Summary: The adventures of the Taltos, superhuman beings born of witches and known for being violent and oversexed. The story centers on arranging a union between two of them, one a wealthy doll manufacturer in New York, the other a dwarf in Scotland. The union would end the New Yorker's loveless existence, the result of a curse imposed on him for trying to convert his clan to Christianity.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1994

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC RIC

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIC

Percy, Walker

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Kate's desperate struggle to maintain her sanity forces her cousin Binx to relinquish his dreamworld.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage International 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PER

Jackson, Lisa.

Summary: Detective Reuben "Diego" Montoya must team up with the prime suspect in a murder case to catch a serial killer who is keeping New Orleans in the grip of fear, an investigation that leads them to an abandoned asylum where unspeakable evil awaits them.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2006

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

Brown, Sandra

Summary: Like the city of New Orleans itself, Claire Laurent is a vibrant beauty laced with a mysterious elusiveness. The founder of French Silk, a fabulous lingerie company, she has fought hard to make it a worldwide success. Then a TV evangelist attacks French Silk's erotic sleepwear as sinful. And when he is killed, Claire becomes the prime suspect. District Attorney Robert Cassidy knows Claire is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 1992

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Cameron, Stella.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAM

Childs, Laura.

Summary: When her friend Ava hires a sexy tarot reader to entertain during a Halloween bash at her New Orleans scrapbooking store, Carmela never expected to stumble upon the corpse of a beautiful model or be attacked herself on the way home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Prime Crime 2007

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Dunbar, Anthony P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1994

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUN

Priest, Cherie

Summary: Seventeen-year-old Denise Farber, her mom, and her stepfather are moving back to New Orleans, into the Argonne house, which is over 100 years old, and really showing its age, but which her mother plans to turn into a bed-and-breakfast--but old houses havehistories, and sometimes ghosts, and a mysterious old comic book that Denise finds in the attic may hold the answer to a crime and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books/Scholastic Inc. 2018

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

Patterson, James

Summary: Police detective by day, celebrity food truck chef by night, now Caleb Rooney has a new title: Most Wanted. In the Carnival days leading up Mardi Gras, Detective Caleb Rooney comes under investigation for a murder he is accused of committing in the line of duty--as a Major Crimes detective for the New Orleans Police Department. Has his sideline at the Killer Chef food truck given him a taste...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PAT

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Patterson 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M PAT

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY PAT

Patterson, James

Summary: Police detective by day, celebrity food truck chef by night, now Caleb Rooney has a new title: Most Wanted. In the Carnival days leading up Mardi Gras, Detective Caleb Rooney comes under investigation for a murder he is accused of committing in the line of duty--as a Major Crimes detective for the New Orleans Police Department. Has his sideline at the Killer Chef food truck given him a taste...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Patterson 2019

Jackson, Lisa.

Summary: When the body of young novice Sister Camille is found garroted in St. Marguerite's cathedral, Detectives Bentz and Montoya are called in. For Montoya, the brutal crime scene is disturbingly familiar: his aunt, also a nun, was murdered. And the connections don't end there. More nuns are dying, brutally slaughtered by someone who seems to know their darkest secrets.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2012

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

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