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Maddox, Jake.

Summary: Ramona is very serious about beach volleyball, and she is frustrated with her summer league team--but when she learns that a plastics company is going to build a factory in their park, she realizes that it will take the whole team to try and save their court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE MAD

Sandford, John

Summary: "When an animal rights action at a research lab goes wrong, a terrible secret is exposed, and Shay must find her brother Odin before the researchers at Singular Corp can silence both of them"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2014

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Branford, Anna

Summary: Violet and Rose organize a protest to save the big oak tree in Clover Park.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2014

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

Herbach, Geoff.

Summary: When the high school cheerleading team takes over a soda vending machine's funds, which were previously collected by the pep band, Gabe Johnson, an overweight "band geek" tired of being called names and looked down on, declares war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2014

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

Varnes, Allison

Summary: Twelve-year-old June Harper, shocked when her parents go on a campaign to clear the Dogwood Middle School library of objectionable books, starts a secret banned books library in an empty locker.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC VAR

Collins, A. L. (Ai Lynn)

Summary: Fifth-grader Yin is really excited about her class trip to the International Space Station Three and the station museum's newest exhibit, the Star Cabbage, an alien plant discovered floating in space and considered harmless; but the station is on lockdown, the crew is not in evidence, and something large and growling is stalking the halls--but Yin is determined to investigate and find out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2019

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

Alcott, Kathleen

Summary: "A family fractures along the political fault lines of the 1960s, setting off a sequence of events ricocheting from anti-Vietnam activism to the Apollo program, in this sprawling multigenerational novel"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALC

Gordon, Mary

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2005

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

Paretsky, Sara.

Summary: The late-twentieth-century descendants of anti-slavery emigrants worry about maintaining religious superiority over a rival family while launching a harassment campaign against a Wiccan newcomer, an effort that is challenged by a young man's military service.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2007

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

McEwan, Ian.

Summary: Saturday is a masterful novel set within a single day in February 2003. Henry Perowne is a contented man--a successful neurosurgeon, happily married to a newspaper lawyer, and enjoying good relations with his children. Henry wakes to the comfort of his large home in central London on this, his day off. He is as at ease here as he is in the operating room. On this particular Saturday morning,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2005

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

Paretsky, Sara.

Summary: Set in the Kaw River Valley, where Paretsky grew up, Bleeding Kansas is the story of the Schapens and the Grelliers, two farm families whose histories have been entwined since the 1850s, when their ancestors settled the valley as antislavery immigrants. Today, the Schapen family, still terrified by the lawlessness of the 1970s -- when Lawrence was the most violent college town in the nation --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Paretsky

George, Madeleine.

Summary: School outsider Jesse, a lesbian, is having secret trysts with Emily, the popular student council vice president, but when they find themselves on opposite sides of a major issue and Jesse becomes more involved with a student activist, they are forced tomake a difficult decision.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2012

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

McEwan, Ian.

Summary: From the pen of a master-the #1 bestselling, Booker Prize-winning author of Atonement-comes an astonishing novel that captures the fine balance of happiness and the unforeseen threats that can destroy it. A brilliant, thrilling page-turner that will keep readers on the edge of their seats. Saturday is a masterful novel set within a single day in February 2003. Henry Perowne is a contented man-a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION McEwan

Gordon, Mary

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2004

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GOR

Lloyd, Saci.

Summary: With energy wars flaring across the globe, oil prices gone crazy, regular power cuts, and soldiers keeping the Outsiders in check, Hunter, one of the privileged of society, is fascinated by the Outsiders, so when he meets Uma he is quickly drawn into hercircle of the poor and disenfranchised.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 2012

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

Yapa, Sunil

Summary: Follows seven different people, including a marijuana dealer and his estranged police chief father, who have their lives altered one afternoon in Seattle during the WTO protests that tried to shut the city down in 1999.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lee Boudreaux Books/Little, Brown and Company 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC YAP

Alexander, Kwame.

Summary: "When a popular football 'playa' and ladies man and the smartest girl in school lead a school protest, sparks fly as their social media-aided revolution grows"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Childrens Books 2013

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Fuentes, Gabrielle Lucille

Summary: "A deeply moving debut novel set amidst the protests, punk music, and rebellious art of 1970s Spain, about a university student searching for her missing younger brother, willing to do anything--and sacrifice anyone--to find him. Spain, 1977. Military rule is over. Bootleg punk music oozes out of illegal basement bars and fascists fight anarchists for political control. Students perform...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FUE

Sandford, John

Summary: "When an animal rights action at a research lab goes wrong, a terrible secret is exposed, and Shay must find her brother Odin before the researchers at Singular Corp can silence both of them"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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

Robinson, Gary

Summary: After a failed suicide attempt, seventeen-year-old Rhonda Runningcrane is inspired to help a crew protesting against an oil company running a pipeline through sacred Native land in North Dakota.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 7th Generation 2019

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

Abrahams, Peter

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mysterious Press 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABR

Oshiro, Mark

Summary: Struggling with panic attacks and grief over his father's death, high school junior Moss, in the face of a racist school administration, decides to organize a protest that escalates into violence.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor Teen 2018

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

Carroll, James

Summary: Vietnam: bitterly contested on the American home front and on the battlefields of Southeast Asia. Risking his vows to the priesthood and his status as a Korean War hero, Michael Maguire struggles with God and country in this thrilling novel of faith, truth, and honor, "so rich and vital it leaves you breathless."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 1984

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McEwan, Ian.

Summary: Neurosurgeon Henry Perowne enjoys life immensely and considers himself fortunate to love the woman he's married to. As he makes his way through an immense London crown of Iraq War protestors, he has a minor automobile accident. His trained eye immediately senses something wrong with Baxter, the other driver. So when a confrontational Baxter visits the Perowne home later that evening and events...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2005

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD FICTION McEwan