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Montgomery, Jess

Summary: A novel inspired by the true story of Ohio's first female sheriff. When Lily Ross learns that her husband, Daniel, the town sheriff, is killed, she vows to avenge his death. But then a widow arrives at her door, unaware that Daniel has been killed, inquiring about her missing daughter. Soon they realize Daniel was not the man they believed him to be.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Montgomery, Jess

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: When Lily Ross learns that her husband, Daniel Ross, the town's widely respected sheriff, is killed while transporting a prisoner, she is devastated and vows to avenge his death. Hours after his funeral, a stranger appears at her door. Marvena Whitcomb, a coal miner's widow, is unaware that Daniel has died, and begs to speak with him about her missing daughter. From miles away but worlds apart,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION MON

Montgomery, Jess

Summary: Ohio, 1926: For many years, the railroad track in Moonvale Tunnel has been used as a shortcut through the Appalachian hills. When an elderly woman is killed walking along the tracks, the brakeman tells tales of seeing a ghostly female figure dressed all in white. Newly elected Sheriff Lily Ross is called on to the case to dispel the myths. With the help of her friends Marvena Whitcomb and Hildy...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC MON

Montgomery, Jess

Summary: "Kinship, Ohio, 1924: When Lily Ross learns that her husband, Daniel, the town's widely respected sheriff, has been killed in an apparent accident while transporting a prisoner, she vows to seek the truth about his death. Hours after his funeral, a stranger appears at her door. Marvena Whitcomb, a coal miner's widow, is unaware that Daniel has died and begs to speak with him about her missing...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2019

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Wiles, Deborah

Summary: Told from different points of view--protesters, students, National Guardsmen, and "townies"--recounts the story of what happened at Kent State in May 1970, when four college students were killed by National Guardsmen, and a student protest was turned intoa bloody battlefield.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA FIC WIL

Ernst, Kathleen

Summary: While working as a reporter during her summer vacation in 1935, Kit uncovers a mystery at the Cincinnati Zoo involving suspected break-ins at the monkey house.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AG Ern

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC ERN

Jones, Elizabeth McDavid

Summary: In the summer of 1935, twelve-year-old Kit Kittredge's dog Grace mysteriously vanishes and Kit tries to figure out who took her and why. Includes information about pets and dog shows during the Great Depression.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2010

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AGHM JON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC JON

Foxlee, Karen

Summary: In 1970s Ohio, Lenny and her younger brother, Davey, who suffers from a rare form of gigantism, cope with his declining health by poring over each installment of Burrell's Build-It-at-Home Encyclopedia Set.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Tripp, Valerie

Summary: A modern-day girl finds herself in 1933 Cincinnati, Ohio, and as she and Kit experience life during the Great Depression, the reader is invited to choose how Kit might help her family and others who are less fortunate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC TRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC TRI

Buckey, Sarah Masters

Summary: In 1935, while preparing to write a newspaper story about a theater production of Macbeth in her hometown of Cincinnati, twelve-year-old Kit discovers that a thief is stealing from the box office.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AGM Buc

Brown, Echo

Summary: From age six through her high school valedictory speech, believing she and her mother are wizards helps young Echo cope with poverty, hunger, her mother's drug abuse, and much more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Christy Ottaviano Books, Henry Holt and Company 2020

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Montgomery, Jess

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Jess Montgomery showcases her skills as a storyteller in the second in her Kinship mystery series. The Hollows is a powerful, big-hearted and exquisitely written follow-up to her acclaimed debut The Widows. Ohio, 1926: For many years, the underground railroad track in Moonvale Tunnel has been used as a short cut through the Appalachian hills. When an elderly woman is killed walking along the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MON

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MON

Buckey, Sarah Masters

Summary: In 1935, while preparing to write a newspaper story about a theater production of Macbeth in her hometown of Cincinnati, twelve-year-old Kit discovers that a thief is stealing from the box office.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Pub. 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC BUC

Gup, Ted.

Summary: During the Great Depression, the impoverished residents of Canton, Ohio were offered ten dollars to pen their tales of woe. Seventy-five years later, author Ted Gup came across these moving stories and made it his goal to chronicle the families' subsequent generations. Here, Gup's sweeping narratives embody the struggles faced by the quintessential American family over the last several decades.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 977.16 Gup 2010

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