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Chari, Sheela.

Summary: "Along the train lines north of New York City, twelve-year-old neighbors Myla and Peter search for the link between Myla's necklace and the disappearance of Peter's brother, Randall. Thrown into a world of parkour, graffiti, and diamond-smuggling, Myla and Peter encounter a band of thugs who are after the same thing as Randall. Can Myla and Peter find Randall before it's too late, and their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION CHA

Connolly, John

Summary: "Dangerous and driven private investigator Charlie Parker returns in the latest gripping thriller of internationally bestselling author John Connolly's series, in which ungodly fears haunt a strange and isolated community. Jerome Burnel was once a hero. He intervened to prevent multiple killings, and in doing so destroyed himself. His life was torn apart. He was imprisoned, brutalized. But in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Emily Bestler Books/Atria Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: MYSTERY CON

Summary: Bill Nye illustrates how various types of transportation utilize friction, from traction in trains and the "roll" of ball bearings in skateboards and automobiles, to the lack of friction in a hovercraft.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Educational Productions 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV BIL

Connolly, John

Summary: "Internationally bestselling author John Connolly returns with another "superb fusion of noir and the supernatural" (My Bookish Ways) in this latest thriller in his gripping Charlie Parker series. It is deep winter and the darkness is unending. A private detective named Jaycob Eklund has vanished and Charlie Parker is assigned to track him down. Parker's employer, Edgar Ross, an agent of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION CON

Connolly, John

Summary: "The next pulse-pounding thriller in John Connolly's internationally bestselling Charlie Parker series. The community of Prosperous, Maine has always thrived when others have suffered. Its inhabitants are wealthy, its children's future secure. It shuns outsiders. It guards its own. And at the heart of Prosperous lie the ruins of an ancient church, transported stone by stone from England...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria/Emily Bestler Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M CON

Connolly, John

Summary: "Still recovering from his life-threatening wounds, private detective Charlie Parker investigates a case that has its origins in a Nazi concentration camp during the Second World War. Parker has retreated to the small Maine town of Boreas to regain his strength. There he befriends a widow named Ruth Winter and her young daughter, Amanda. But Ruth has her secrets. Old atrocities are about to be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria/Emily Bestler Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: M CON

Galante, Cecilia.

Summary: Willa Bean, who wants to master flying before starting school at Cupid Academy, celebrates her unconventional looks and unique personality, but struggles to accept that cupids learn how to fly at different times.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J LW 1

Connolly, John

Summary: He is our best hope. He is our last hope. On lonely moor in the northeast of England, the body of a young woman is discovered near the site of a vanished church. In the south, a girl lies buried beneath a Saxon mound. To the southeast, the ruins of a priory hide a human skull. Each is a sacrifice, a summons. And something in the darkness has heard the call. But another is coming: Parker the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Emily Bestler Books, Atria 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC CON
1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Edsel, Robert M.

Summary: "As the most destructive war in history ravaged Europe, many of the world's most cherished cultural objects were in harm's way. The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History recounts the astonishing true story of eleven men and one woman who risked their lives amidst the bloodshed of World War II to preserve churches, libraries, monuments, and works of art that for centuries defined the heritage of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Focus, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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Loh-Hagan, Virginia.

Summary: Presents information about the extreme sport parkour where the goal is to move over and around obstacles in an urban environment without stopping.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 45th Parallel Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.4 LOH

Cooke, Darwyn.

Summary: Parker, a master thief, comes to New York City bent on getting revenge both on the woman who betrayed him and on the former partners who double-crossed him and cheated him of his money.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: IDW Publishing 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 COO

Vescia, Monique

Summary: Practitioners of the art of movement known as parkour display strength, skill, and grace as they climb and leap over every urban obstacle in their path. Parkour is a physically demanding discipline that almost anyone of any means can practice with proper instruction and when safety measures are taken. This riveting book examines the origins of parkour and its global appeal. An engrossing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rosen Central 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 796.42 VES

Summary: "Fight oppression. Claim your freedom."--Container.

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Video Games, Call number: GAME PS4 MIR

Connolly, John

Summary: PI Charlie Parker, a former New York policeman, searches for the killer of his wife and daughter. Two women help him, a pretty criminal psychologist and an old Creole woman with psychic vision.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Conno

Stark, Richard.

Summary: The master thief, Parker, plots to rob a floating casino on the Hudson River. He puts together a team of robbers, ensures weapons are smuggled on board, and arranges for a getaway boat. The planning is meticulous, but will chance favor the enterprise? By the author of Comeback.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mysterious Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Connolly, John

Summary: Private detective Charlie Parker returns in this story of assassins who have targeted one of their own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CON

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS CON

Korman, Gordon

Summary: When eighth-grader Cameron Boxer creates the Positive Action Group at school he intends it as a diversion to fool his parents, teachers, and sister into letting him continue to concentrate on his video-gaming--but before he knows it other kids are taking it seriously, and soon he finds himself president of the P.A.G., and involved in community service, so the boy who never cared about anything...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION KOR

Korman, Gordon

Summary: When eighth-grader Cameron Boxer creates the Positive Action Group at school he intends it as a diversion to fool his parents, teachers, and sister into letting him continue to concentrate on his video-gaming--but before he knows it other kids are taking it seriously, and soon he finds himself president of the P.A.G., and involved in community service, so the boy who never cared about anything...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Meister, Ellen.

Summary: "Determined to defeat her social anxiety, [powerhouse movie critic] Violet visits the Algonquin Hotel to pull strength from the hallowed dining room, where Dorothy Parker and so many other famous writers of the 1920s traded barbs. But she gets more than she bargained for when Dorothy Parker's feisty spirit rematerializes from an ancient guestbook and hitches a ride onto her life"--Dust jacket...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MEI

Mullins, Matt.

Summary: Photographs and text introduce scientific concepts related to friction, explaining what friction is and what it affects, describing how people have used friction throughout human history, and providing additional facts, statistics, and a time line.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 531.1134 MUL

Estleman, Loren D.

Summary: When Judge Isaac Parker first arrived in Fort Smith, Arkansas, the town had thirty saloons and one bank. Inheriting a corrupt court and a lawless territory roughly the size of Great Britain, Parker immediately put the resident son notice by publicly hanging six convicted felons at one time. For the next two decades, his stern and implacable justice brought law and order to the West--and made...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EST

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Western, Call number: Western Estleman 2009

Stark, Richard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Walsh, Jenni L.

Summary: Texas: 1931. It's the height of the Great Depression, and Bonnie is miles from Clyde. When Clyde returns from prison damaged and distant, unable to keep a job, and dogged by the cops, Bonnie knows the law will soon come for him. But there's only one road forward for her. If the world won't give them their American Dream, they'll just have to take it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

Connolly, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2009

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