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Grisham, John.

Summary: "Aspiring lawyer Theodore Boone takes the stand to protect his political and environmental freedoms in the fourth installment of the series"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC GRI

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GRI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC GRI

Benjamin, Ali

Summary: "Life for Ethan and Zo used to be simple. Ethan co-founded a lucrative media start-up, and Zo was well on her way to becoming a successful filmmaker. Then they moved to a rural community for a little more tranquility--or so they thought. When newfound political activism transforms Zo into a barely recognizable ball of outrage and #MeToo allegations rock his old firm, Ethan finds himself a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2021

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2 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC BEN
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Robinson, Peter

Summary: "A disgraced college lecturer is found murdered on a disused railway line near his home. He has 5,000 euros in his pocket, yet in the four years since his dismissal has been living a poverty-stricken and hermit-like existence. There are many suspects, mostly at the college where he used to teach, but Detective Chief Inspector Alan Banks, much to the chagrin of his boss, soon becomes fixated on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M ROB

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY ROB

Shamsie, Kamila

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SHA

Mittlefehldt, Rafi

Summary: "Eran Sharon knows nothing of his father except that he left when Eran was a baby. Now a senior in high school and living with his protective but tight-lipped mother, Eran is a passionate young man deeply interested in social justice and equality. When he learns that the Houston police have launched a program to increase traffic stops, Eran organizes a peaceful protest. But a heated moment at...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2019

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

Hornsby, Wendy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOR

Zink, Nell

Summary: Pam, Daniel, and Joe might be the worst punk band on the Lower East Side. Struggling to scrape together enough cash and musical talent to make it, they are waylaid by surprising arrivals, a daughter for Pam and Daniel; a solo hit single for Joe. As the '90s wane, the three friends share in one another's successes, working together to elevate Joe's superstardom and raise baby Flora. On September...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZIN

Lethem, Jonathan.

Summary: Jonathan Lethem's new novel is a family saga that tells stories of several generations living in Sunnyside Gardens, Queens.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2013

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

Skenandore, Amanda

Summary: "Set during Reconstruction-era New Orleans, this new work from the acclaimed author of Between Earth and Sky is a powerful story of human resilience--and of the unlikely bonds that hold fast even in our darkest moments. Effie Jones, a former slave who escaped to the Union side as a child, knows the truth of her words. Taken in by an army surgeon and his wife during the War, she learned to read...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Publishing Corp. 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SKE

Mullen, Thomas.

Summary: An agent from the future where all the world's problems have been solved goes back in time to ensure that every disaster throughout history runs its course.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mulholland Books/Little, Brown and Co. 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MUL

Wilson, Janet

Summary: "This picture book written and illustrated by Janet Wilson features 10 children who are social, political, and environmental activists from around the world who are making a difference in their communities, and countries. The children are concrete examples for other kids, to show that you're never too young to mitigate change. From racism to cyber bullying, from gun violence to animal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Second Story Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 361.2 WIL

Hogg, Lauren

Summary: Lauren Hogg, one of the survivors of the shooting at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas school in Parkland, Florida, dramatically tells her story in graphic novel form. The tragedy of yet another mass shooting has galvanized the young people of the country, and helped launch a movement that continues to gain momentum. Lauren Hogg lost her two best friends that horrible day, but despite her loss she,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zuiker Press 2019

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Long, Michael G.

Summary: "Kids have always been on the front lines of the fights for justice. From marches protesting child labor to the student strike that helped build the case for Brown v. Board of Education to modern-day March for Our Lives and the Climate Strike, 'Kids on the March' tells the empowering story of children and teens throughout the twentieth and early twenty-first century rallying to fight for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Young Readers 2021

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Margolin, Jamie

Summary: "The 1963 Children's March in Birmingham, Alabama. Tiananmen Square, 1989. The 2016 Dakota Access Pipeline protests. March for Our Lives, and School Strike for Climate. What do all these social justice movements have in common? They were led by passionate, informed, engaged young people. Jamie Margolin has been organizing and protesting since she was fourteen years old. Now the co-leader of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: GO, Hachette Books 2020

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA 320.0835 MAR

Rose, Syan

Summary: "A visually stunning graphic non-fiction book on queer and trans resistance. Over the past ten years, we have witnessed the rise of queer and trans communities that have defied and challenged those who have historically opposed them. Through bold, symbolic imagery and surrealist, overlapping landscapes, queer illustrator and curator Syan Rose shines a light on the faces and voices of these...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arsenal Pulp Press 2021

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

Summary: The news from the Middle East worsens daily into a nightmare scenario -- one eerily foretold in 2012 as two young, unlikely Syrian activists launch a radical plan for bringing democracy to their country, besieged by the brutal Bashar al-Assad regime. Under threat of death and armed only with the Internet, they organize when no one else will.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC RED

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