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Forman, Gayle

Summary: "Around the time that Freya loses her voice while recording her debut album, Harun is making plans to run away from everyone he has ever loved, and Nathaniel is arriving in New York City with a backpack, a desperate plan, and nothing left to lose. When a fateful accident draws these three strangers together, their secrets start to unravel as they begin to understand that the way out of their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

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Atwood, Megan

Summary: When Olive makes up a story about a trip to Paris to impress her New York pen pal Molly, the lies quickly get out of hand, and threaten their long distance friendship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC ATW

Myers, Walter Dean

Summary: Ten stories portray life on a block in Harlem.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

McClatchy, Lisa.

Summary: When snow starts falling in New York City, Eloise skips breakfast to rush out to Central Park to build a snowman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2006

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3 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN MCC

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR GREEN MCC

Glaser, Karina Yan

Summary: One hilarious Harlem family is on a mission to find the perfect way to celebrate their Papa's fortieth birthday while discovering more about their mysterious grandparents in this heartfelt romp and latest installment to the New York Times best-selling series, perfect for fans of the Penderwicks. It's summer on 141st Street, and the Vanderbeekers are looking forward to Papa's surprise fortieth...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC GLA

De la Cruz, Melissa

Summary: Schuyler Van Alen and her love Jack Force go their separate ways after their trip to Florence, Italy, with Schuyler going to Egypt to fulfill the Van Alen legacy, while Jack returns to Manhattan to face his twin sister, Mimi, but things get even more complicated when Mimi jets off to Egypt while the Coven threatens to fall apart around her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Glaser, Karina Yan

Summary: When autumn arrives on 141st Street, the Vanderbeekers are busy helping Mr. Beiderman get ready for the New York City Marathon and making sure the mysterious person sleeping in the community garden gets enough to eat. But when they discover the true identity of the person making a home in the community garden's shed, their world turns upside down as they learn what it means to care for someone...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2020

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

Glaser, Karina Yan

Summary: The Vanderbeekers have always lived in the brownstone on 141st Street. It's practically another member of the family. So when their reclusive, curmudgeonly landlord decides not to renew their lease, the five siblings have eleven days to do whatever it takes to stay in their beloved home and convince the dreaded Beiderman just how wonderful they are. And all is fair in love and war when it comes...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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Albertalli, Becky

Summary: "Ben survived freshman year of college, but he's feeling more stuck than ever. His classes are a slog, his part-time job working with his father is even worse, and his best friend Dylan's been acting weird for weeks. Ben's only real bright spot is his writing partner Mario, who's been giving him a lot of Spanish lessons and even more kisses. Mario's big Hollywood dreams make Ben start to dream...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray, HarperTeen, an [imprint] of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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

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

Lyga, Barry.

Summary: After solving a deadly case in the small town of Lobo's Nod, seventeen-year-old Jazz, the son of history's most infamous serial murderer, travels to New York City to help the police track down the Hat-Dog Killer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2014

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

Acevedo, Elizabeth

Summary: Curvaceous sixteen-year-old Xiomara Batista discovers slam poetry as a way to understand her fiercely religious mother's view of women, as well as her relationship to a world dominated by rape-culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

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

Lyga, Barry.

Summary: Jazz Dent, who has been shot and left to die in New York City, his girlfriend, Connie, who is in the clutches of Jazz's serial killer father, Billy, and his best friend, Howie, who is bleeding to death on the floor of Jazz's own home in tiny Lobo's Nod, must all rise above the horrors their lives have become and find a way to come together in pursuit of Billy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2015

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

Sherry, Maureen.

Summary: When the Smithfork family moves into a lavish Manhattan apartment building, they discover clues to a decades-old mystery hidden behind the walls of their new home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books 2010

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

Cohn, Rachel.

Summary: Although they have been friends and neighbors all their lives, straight Naomi and gay Ely find their relationship severely strained during their freshman year at New York University.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2007

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu

Summary: Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, and pride in her Afro-Latino roots. But pride might not be enough to save her rapidly gentrifying neighborhood from becoming unrecognizable. When the wealthy Darcy family moves in across the street, Zuri wants nothing to do with their two teenage sons, even as her older sister, Janae, starts to fall for the charming Ainsley. She especially...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

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

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

Robb, J. D.

Summary: At the star-studded party celebrating the premiere of a movie based on one of her cases, Lieutenant Eve Dallas discovers the actress who played Peabody drowned in the lap pool and investigates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub./Gale Cengage Learning 2012

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

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

Andelson, Amy

Summary: During a layover at LAX, fifteen-year-old Flynn Barlow, her older stepbrother Amos Abernathy, and their nine-year-old half-sister Poppy decide to ditch their family Christmas vacation in Bora Bora, where their parents plan to announce their divorce, and the three siblings instead spend three days in Los Angeles, hooking up with Flynn's summer camp crush, visiting Disneyland, reuniting with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Burke, Alafair.

Summary: When her dream job turns into a living nightmare, causing her to become the prime suspect in a murder investigation, art gallery manager Alice Humphrey must prove that she has been set up--a deadly mission that plunges her into a high-tech criminal conspiracy that is shockingly linked to her own family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BUR

Weitz, Chris

Summary: Welcome to New York, a city ruled by teens. After a mysterious sickness wipes out the rest of the population, the young survivors assemble into tightly run tribes. Jefferson, the reluctant leader of the Washington Square tribe, and Donna, the girl he's secretly in love with, have carved out a precarious existence among the chaos. But when another tribe member discovers a clue that may hold the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Scoppettone, Sandra.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1994

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCO

Weston, Carol

Summary: Missing her mother who died last year, fourteen-year-old Sofia finds an anonymous outlet for her personal questions and deep, dark secrets in the Dear Kate advice columnist, until, much to her horror, Sofia's father starts dating Kate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2017

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

Rodkey, Geoff

Summary: A humorous oral history that chronicles twelve-year-old twins Reese and Claudia Tapper's heated competition to become sixth grade class president of their New York City private school, through text messages, photographs, screenshots, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

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

Patterson, James

Summary: A renowned documentary filmmaker is found dead after a sex game goes horribly wrong. Across town, a homemade bomb explodes at a charity benefit. The only cops who can work both cases are Zach Jordan and Kylie MacDonald of NYPD Red - the elite, hard-charging investigative task force called in exclusively for New York City's most high-profile crimes. Racing against the clock to keep the city's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Patterson 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY PAT

Alvarez, Julia.

Summary: In the 1960s, political tension forces the García family away from Santo Domingo and towards the Bronx. The sisters all hit their strides in America, adapting and thriving despite cultural differences, language barriers, and prejudice. But Mami and Papi are more traditional, and they have far more difficulty adjusting to their new country. Making matters worse, the girls--frequently embarrassed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALV

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