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Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: Frank and Joe investigate a series of robberies in Philadelphia. A trip to the circus stirs the boys' senses -- and suspicions. Frank, Joe, and their friends head to Philadelphia to catch a performance of Aerocirque, an amazing circus act with a twist -- the acrobats swing and flip from helicopters high in the air! But all is not well in the City of Brotherly Love. The other show in town is a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2005

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

Himes, Leigh

Summary: "In this irresistible debut novel, a freak accident allows a wife and mother to explore the alluring alternative of the Road Not Taken. Abbey Lahey is a married, harried working mother of two, struggling to make ends meet in a blue-collar suburb of Philadelphia. When a tumble down a Nordstrom escalator lands her in an alternate reality, Abbey finds herself happily married to the one who got...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hachette Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIM

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HIM

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION HIM

Scottoline, Lisa.

Summary: "Dr. Eric Parrish is the Chief of the Psychiatric Unit at Havemeyer General Hospital outside of Philadelphia. Recently separated from his wife Alice, he is doing his best as a single Dad to his seven-year-old daughter Hannah. His work seems to be going better than his home life, however. His unit at the hospital has just been named number two in the country and Eric has a devoted staff of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCO

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION SCO

De los Santos, Marisa

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC DE L

Cotugno, Katie

Summary: One conversation can change everything. Meg has her entire life set up perfectly: she and her best friend, Emily, plan to head to Cornell together in the fall, and she volunteers at a voter registration call center in her Philadelphia suburb. But everything changes when one of those calls connects her to a stranger from small-town Ohio. Colby is stuck in a rut, reeling from a family tragedy and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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

Martin, Nancy

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Sensible Philadelphia debutante Nora Blackbird turns sleuth when her friend Lexie becomes the prime suspect in the killing of a prominent Philadelphia philanthropist, but her investigation is complicated by the return of her scheming parents.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Obsidian 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAR

Dexter, Pete

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEX

LaBan, Elizabeth

Summary: "Lila Soto has a master's degree that's gathering dust, a work-obsessed husband, two kids, and lots of questions about how exactly she ended up here. In their new city of Philadelphia, Lila's husband, Sam, takes his job as a restaurant critic a little too seriously. To protect his professional credibility, he's determined to remain anonymous. Soon his preoccupation with anonymity takes over...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAB

Johnson, Craig

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2007

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Lashner, William.

Summary: Philadelphia defense lawyer Victor Carl wakes up one morning with a hangover and a strange name tatooed on his chest. As he begins to investigate the name, a dying women asks a favor of Victor's father--that they find her son so she can see him once more. But the son stole some paintings years ago and is still being hunted by the FBI.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAS

Kent, Bill

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin's Minotaur 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEN

Leigh, Melinda

Summary: "When her sister Erin is murdered and Erin's husband goes missing, Philadelphia homicide detective Bree Taggert vows to uncover the secrets of her sister's life and death but when the danger hits close to home, her own family is caught in a death grip."--Provided by publisher.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Montlake 2020

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Haddam, Jane

Summary: When a local Philadelphia radio host known for his incendiary right-wing tirades is arrested for illegal possession of prescription drugs, the incident sets into motion a series of events that leads ultimately to the death of a homeless man. In the complicated mix are the local Benedictine monastery, a Nobel Prize-winning leftist academic, and a homeless advocacy group, among others. Gregor...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Minotaur 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAD

Haddam, Jane

Summary: When a local Philadelphia radio host known for his incendiary right-wing tirades is arrested for illegal possession of prescription drugs, the incident sets into motion a series of events that leads ultimately to the death of a homeless man. In the complicated mix are the local Benedictine monastery, a Nobel Prize-winning leftist academic, and a homeless advocacy group, among others. Gregor...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2006

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M HAD

Martin, Nancy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Signet 2003

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Griffin, W. E. B.

Summary: Philadelphia homicide detective Matt Payne must locate the lone living witness to a sex trade ring connected to the Mexican drug cartels and the Russian mob.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

Scottoline, Lisa.

Summary: Bennie Rosato, the head of her own law firm, specializes in police misconduct cases. However, nothing can prepare her for a meeting with her new client, Alice Connolly. Accused of murdering her lover, a highly decorated police officer, Connolly claims the police framed her. What shocks Bennie is that Connolly looks just like her. "Pleased to meet you. I'm your twin. Your identical twin."...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2006

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Dublin, D. H.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M DUB

Griffin, W.E.B.

Summary: In Philadelphia, a policeman suspected of drug dealing is murdered, a bar owner and his wife are gunned down and a young woman dies from drug overdose. It is up to detectives Matt Payne and Jason Washington to put together the pieces. Sixth novel in a police series by the author of The Assassin.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRI

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

Griffin, W. E. B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jove 1993

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Griff

Griffin, W. E. B.

Summary: Recently promoted to sergeant and assigned to the homicide department, detective Matt Payne finds more than his share of challenges in three assignments involving a fast-food shooting, a guru murderer, and a police movie star.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2003

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

Jones, Solomon

Summary: Awakening in the night covered in her murdered husband's blood with no knowledge of what happened, defense lawyer Andrea Wilson flees the police and turns for help to detective Mike Coletti, a man from her past who she entreats to help prove her innocence. By the author of The Gravedigger's Ball.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JON

Ribay, Randy

Summary: Told from alternating perspectives, Bunny takes a basketball scholarship to an elite private school to help his family, leaving behind Nasir, his best friend, in their tough Philadelphia neighborhood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

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

Jones, Merry Bloch.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JON

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