Search
Type
Format
Sort
Location

Miller, Tom

Summary: Eighteen-year-old Robert Weekes is a practitioner of empirical philosophy--an arcane, female-dominated branch of science used to summon the wind, shape clouds of smoke, heal the injured, and even fly. Though he dreams of fighting in the Great War as the first male in the elite US Sigilry Corps Rescue and Evacuation Service--a team of flying medics--Robert is resigned to mixing batches of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: SF MIL

Miller, Tom

Summary: "In World War I America, magic and science have blended into an extraordinary art. Eighteen-year-old Robert Weekes, a practitioner of empirical philosophy--an arcane, female-dominated branch of science used to summon the wind, shape clouds of smoke, heal, and even fly--dreams of becoming the first male in an elite team of flying medics"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MIL

Akers, Tim

Summary: "Tensions flare between north and south, and hatreds erupt inot war. Creatures long kept confined rise from below, spreading destruction on an unimaginable scale. While Malcolm Blakley seeks to end the war before all of Tenumbra is consumed, his son Ian searches for the huntress Gwendolyn Adair, and finds himself shadowed by the totem of his family, the Iron Hound."--From back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AKE

Churchill, Winston

Summary: Covers the German drive toward the East and the United States becomes involved in World War II.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 1950

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.53 CHU

Churchill, Winston

Summary: Covers the problems confronted by Churchill as he becomes Prime Minister, the Battle of France, the story of Dunkirk, the Battle of Britain, and the rebuilding of England's Army.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Published in association with the Cooperation Pub. Co. [by] Houghton Mifflin 1949

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Glass, Jenna

Summary: "In this feminist fantasy series, the ability to do magic has given women control over their own bodies. But as the patriarchy starts to fall, they must now learn to rule as women, not men. Alys may be the acknowledged queen of Women's Well--the fledgling colony where women hold equal status with men--but she cares little for politics in the wake of an appalling personal tragedy. It is grief...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Del Rey 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GLA

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: Married to a man twice her age, quickly widowed, and a mother at only fourteen, Margaret Beaufort is determined to turn her lonley life into a triumph. She sets her heart on putting her son on the throne of England regardless of the cost to herself, England, and even her son. Disregarding rival heirs and the overwhelming power of the York dynasty, she names him Henry, like the king; sends him...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Kuang, R. F. (Rebecca F.)

3 holds on 1 copy

Summary: The war is over. The war has just begun. Three times throughout its history, Nikan has fought for its survival in the bloody Poppy Wars. Though the third battle has just ended, shaman and warrior Rin cannot forget the atrocity she committed to save her people. Now she is on the run from her guilt, the opium addiction that holds her like a vice, and the murderous commands of the fiery...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.

Gilman, Laura Anne.

Summary: In a world where magic is derived from the process of wine-making, vineart student Jerzy and his companions must find the source of a magic taint plaguing the Lands Vin and, after tragedy strikes, must also seek vengeance for a horrible wrong.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GIL

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: "Follows Lady Margaret Beaufort as she desperately tries to ensure her son Henry VII becomes the rightful heir to the throne" -- from publisher's web site.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Gregory 2010

Harrod-Eagles, Cynthia

Summary: The year is 1915, and the war is raging on, in this second book in the new series by Cynthia Harrod-Eagles. The series is an epic family drama set against the evocative backdrop of World War I, with a book a year for each year of the war. Set against the real events of 1915, this is a rich and wonderfully depicted drama featuring the Hunter family and their servants.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sphere 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Mull, Brandon

Summary: Nate and his friends think the new Arcadeland, where tickets can earn jets, tanks, subs, and racecars, is totally cool, until they learn that the arcade owner is hiding a secret.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shadow Mountain 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Mul

Showalter, Gena

Summary: "Bane of Adwaeweth is the most feared immortal warrior in All War history. Possessed by a bloodthirsty beast, he will stop at nothing to win. Then he meets irresistible Nola Lee. He hates the power she wields over him, but she alone can rain vengeance upon his wife's killer. Unaware of her destiny to rule as queen of beasts, Nola battles illness, addiction and vulnerability. With Bane, however,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HQN Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHO

Davies, Jacqueline

Summary: When money disappears from fourth-grader Evan's pocket and everyone thinks that his annoying classmate Scott stole it, Evan's younger sister stages a trial involving the entire class, trying to prove what happened.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Books for Children 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC DAV

Gregory, Philippa.

Summary: Gregory weaves the second installment of the Cousins' War trilogy that follows Lady Margaret Beaufort as she desperately tries to ensure her son Henry VII becomes the rightful heir to the throne.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC GRE

Griffin, W. E. B.

Summary: During World War II, the Office of Strategic Services under "Wild Bill" Donovan and FDR becomes involved in military and covert operations in London, the Belgian Congo, and Morocco.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRI

Powell, Gareth

Summary: "From award-winning author Gareth L. Powell, the second book in the critically acclaimed Embers of War space opera series. The former warship Trouble Dog and her crew of misfits is called upon by the House of Reclamation to investigate a distress call from the human starship the Lucy's Ghost. Her crew abandon their crippled ship and seek refuge abroad an abandoned, slower-than-light generation...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POW

Zahn, Timothy.

Summary: Earth had won its war with the alien Troft by using the formidable Cobra warriors, who had high-tech weaponry implanted in their bodies, invisible but deadly. Generations later, colony worlds settled after the war have grown doubtful that the Cobras are worth the high expense of their equipment and training. That was a mistake.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baen Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZAH

Akers, Tim

Summary: Ruling with an iron hand, the Church has eliminated the ancient pagan ways. Yet demonic gheists terrorize the land, hunted by the Inquisition, while age-old hatreds rage between the north and the south. Three heroes-Malcolm and Ian Blakeley and Gwendolyn Adair-must end the bloodshed before chaos is unleashed.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Black, Levi

Summary: "In Red Right Hand, Charlie Tristan Moore was thrust into a nightmarish world of lurking Lovecraftian horrors when The Man In Black, a diabolical Elder God, chose her as his unwilling Acolyte. Discovering her own power, Charlie ultimately defied The Man In Black, but at a cost. Now armed with a magic coat made from the skin of a flayed angel, Charlie is out to destroy The Man In Black and save...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor, a Tom Doherty Associates Book 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BLA

Card, Orson Scott

Summary: A second prequel to Ender's Game continues the sci-fi history of the Formic Wars and finds the warring nations and corporations of Earth struggling to set aside their differences to defend against an imminent alien invasion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: SF CAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult- Science Fiction, Call number: SF Card 2019

Davies, Jacqueline

Summary: When money disappears from fourth-grader Evan's pocket and everyone thinks that his annoying classmate Scott stole it, Evan's younger sister stages a trial involving the entire class, trying to prove what happened.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC DAV

Scalzi, John

Summary: When humanity is threatened by an alliance of three adversarial races who would halt the world's expansion into space, Jared Dirac, a super-power clone, tries to discover why the scientist who gave him his DNA has revealed key military secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCA

Toll, Ian W.

Summary: Presents an account of the Allied effort to reclaim thousands of Japanese-occupied islands, detailing the campaign's technical innovations, logistic complications, and human and economic costs.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

Sorry, no copies available

Place a hold to request this item.
Back to Top