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Hale, Shannon.

Summary: Rapunzel is raised in a grand villa surrounded by towering walls. Rapunzel dreams of a different mother than Gothel, the woman she calls Mother. She climbs over the wall and finds out the truth. Her real mother, Kate, is a slave in Gothel's gold mine. In this Old West retelling, Rapunzel uses her hair as a lasso and to take on outlaws--including Gothel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2008

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

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Hale 2008

Milford, Kate

Summary: In 1810, Lucy Bluecrowne, twelve, is bored living ashore with her stepmother and half brother until two nefarious strangers identify her little brother as the pyrotechnical prodigy they need for their evil plan.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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Barnhill, Kelly Regan

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Summary: When a Bandit King comes to take the magic that Ned's mother, a witch, is meant to protect, the stuttering, weak boy villagers think should have drowned rather than his twin summons the strength to protect his family and community, while in the woods, the bandit's daughter puzzles over a mystery that ties her to Ned.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Young Readers 2014

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

Yee, Wong Herbert.

Summary: When shop owners call on Detective Small to track down a banana thief, he follows the clues to a likely suspect, then learns that the real culprit is still on the loose.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YEE

Daneshvari, Gitty.

Summary: Thirteen-year-olds Madeleine, Theo, and Lulu, fourteen-year-old Garrison, and ten-year-old new "contestant" Hyacinth, must face their phobias and join forces to learn who is stealing wigs and pageant trophies from the School of Fear.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2010

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DAN

Funke, Cornelia Caroline.

Summary: Two brothers, having run away from the aunt who plans to adopt the younger one, are sought by a detective hired by their aunt, but they have found shelter with--and protection from--Venice's "Thief Lord". Welcome to the magical world of Venice, Italy, where hidden canals and crumbling rooftops shelter runaways and children with incredible secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC FUN

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

Kukkonen, Janne

Summary: "Lily is a young novice who dreams of being a master thief. That's not easy when the Guildmaster of Thieves only assigns you the lowliest jobs: pick-pocketing, trespassing, and petty theft. But on one of these meager quests, Lily unearths a plot involving a mysterious cult and long-forgotten gods -- a secret that could destroy the whole world. Lily must fight to save the same people who have...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: :01, First second 2019

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

Manning, Matthew K.

Summary: Using her computer hacking skills and her drone to scan the streets of Brooklyn, Parker Reading follows clues and locates a local bank robber--until the thief employs similar methods to turn the tables on Parker and track her down.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC MAN

Roy, Ron

Summary: The absent author: Dink Duncan and his two friends investigate the apparent kidnapping of famous mystery author Wallis Wallace.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Listening Library 2003

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2 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD ROY

Buckley-Archer, Linda.

Summary: While sinister Lord Luxon makes himself at home in twenty-first century Manhattan, Peter and Kate, aided by Gideon, pursue The Tar Man through the streets of eighteenth-century London, when history is at its tipping point.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2009

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

Michaelis, Antonia.

Summary: Sold to be the eighth wife of a rich and cruel merchant, Safia, also called Raka, tries to escape her fate by telling stories of Farhad the thief, his companion Nitish the white tiger, and their travels across India to retrieve a famous jewel that will save a kidnapped princess from becoming the bride of a demon king.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2008

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

Watson, Tom

Summary: Much to Edith's delight, she and Stick Cat are enjoying a lazy day at his apartment. But not for long. Soon, strange and threatening sounds come from the ceiling. What could it be? An elephant? Santa?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION WAT

Taylor, G. P.

Summary: When an anonymous note threatens someone they love, twins Sadie and Saskia Dopple are thrust into a series of crimes that look suspiciously like something from the pages of a mystery novel.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tyndale House 2010

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1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC TAY

Warner, Gertrude Chandler

Summary: The Boxcar children must track down an instrument thief in time to save Greenfield's music festival from disaster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Albert Whitman 2006

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

Schachner, Judith Byron

Summary: Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese kitten who dreams of being a Chihuahua, travels with his amigos to a faraway island to find El Bumblebeeto, who has stolen beans from Los Chimichangos. Includes translation of Spanish words.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Keene, Carolyn

Summary: While investigating a case of sabotage at a dog show, Nancy and her friends are drawn into an undercover international operation in pursuit of a jewel smuggler.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2019

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Chee, Traci

Summary: "Set in a world where reading is unheard-of, Sefia makes use of a mysterious object to track down who kidnapped her aunt Nin and what really happened the night her father was murdered"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

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

Cody, Matthew.

Summary: In the late 1100s, thirteen-year-old Will, the future Lord of Shackley, is exiled to Sherwood Forest, where he meets Robin Hood and the Merry Men and bands with them to try retake Shackley Castle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2013

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

Roy, Ron

Summary: Ruth Rose, Josh, and Dink attend a concert during which someone steals the star's diamond pendant, and they are soon on the trail of the thief.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

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

Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: The young detectives puzzle over a series of mysterious events taking place in the old Montana mining camps of Lucky Lode. Clue by clue, Frank and Joe fit the pieces together.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 1991

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

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Dixon 1991

Schachner, Judith Byron.

Summary: Skippyjon Jones, the Siamese kitten who dreams of being a Chihuahua, travels with his amigos to a faraway island to find El Bumblebeeto, who has stolen beans from Los Chimichangos. Includes translation of Spanish words.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Beginning Readers - New Reader (Green), Call number: JBR Green Schachner 2009

Ungerer, Tomi

Summary: Three robbers terrify the countryside until they are subdued by the charm of a little orphan girl named Tiffany.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Phaidon Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE UNG

Fleischman, Sid

Summary: A bratty prince and his whipping boy have many adventures when they inadvertently trade places after becoming involved with dangerous outlaws.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Troll Associates 1987

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC FLE

Vo, Nancy

Summary: A small Western town lives in fear of another visit from a known outlaw, but a while after the outlaw mysteriously disappears, a stranger rides into town to make repairs to the dilapidated village.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2020

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE OUT

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