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Yee, Lisa

Summary: When she invites her friend Camila to St. Louis for spring break, Lea rescues a stray kitten and makes a mysterious discovery while visiting a crumbling mansion that makes her forget to be a good host.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl 2016

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AG YEE

Wilson, Christopher P.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIL

Mehl, Nancy

Summary: Kaely Quinn's methods may be unorthodox, but her talents as an FBI behavior analyst are impossible to ignore. When a reporter outs her as the daughter of an infamous serial killer, she's demoted to field agent and transferred to St. Louis. Then that reporter claims to have received an anonymous poem predicting a string of murders, ending with Kaely's. A body is found that fits the poem's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2018

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Wirestone, Max.

Summary: "Meet Dahlia Moss, the reigning queen of unfortunate decision-making in the Saint Louis area. Unemployed, broke, and on her last bowl of ramen, she's not living her best life. But that's all about to change. Before Dahlia can make her life any messier on her own she's offered a job. A job that she's woefully under-qualified for. A job that will lead her to a murder, an MMORPG, and possibly a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIR

Garrett, A. D.

Summary: Detective Chief Inspector Kate Simms is in the United States on sabbatical with St Louis PD. She is working with a 'method swap' team, reviewing cold cases, sharing expertise. Forensic expert Professor Nick Fennimore also happens to be in the States on a book tour and is engineering his trip to get down to St Louis--the last thing Simms wants . . . But a call for help from a sheriff's deputy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAR

Viets, Elaine

Summary: Tired of living life on the lam, Helen Hawthorne goes back to St. Louis to clear her name of alimony evasion so she can finally marry the man she loves. But she still has to pay the bills, even if it means working at a consignment shop where the designer duds are to die for--literally. Secondhand clothes. First-degree murder. At Snapdragon, the high-end designer consignment shop, Helen is at...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Obsidian/New American Library 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC VIE

Hunt, James Patrick

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press/Gale Cengage Learning 2008

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

Shreve, Porter.

Summary: Gordie Hatch is twenty-two, charmingly naive, and certain that his first job as a writer for the ST LOUIS INDEPENDENT'S obituary page will be a stepping stone to a crackerjack career in journalism. The year is 1989, and Gordie watches helplessly while dramatic events -- the very events that could be his lucky break -- unfold in the world around him. But nothing can prepare him for the call he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2000

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Shreve

Kahn, Michael A.

Summary: Several years have passed since we last saw Rachel Gold. The stunning and savvy attorney was then engaged to be married. Since, she has become a mother, then a much grieving widow, and now she is embroiled in a lost cause --the Frankenstein Case --where she represents a blue collar neighborhood fighting a powerful developer intent on bulldozing their homes to erect a swanky gated community. Who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poisoned Pen Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAH

Robards, Karen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Robards

Robards, Karen.

Summary: Repossessing cars to support her small son after being abandoned on the harsh streets of East St. Louis, young single mother Samantha Jones discovers a dying man in the trunk of a car who takes her hostage and forces her to help him reach his protectors.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2012

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

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

Hannon, Irene

Summary: "Set in St. Louis, a fair trade shop owner and a local police detective find themselves in the middle of international intrigue and in the sights of a ruthless killer when people connected with the shop begin turning up dead"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC HAN

Kahn, Michael A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1992

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAH

Hamilton, Laurell K.

Summary: Anita Blake is about to face the challenge of her life. Into her world-a world already overflowing with power-have come creatures so feared that powerful, centuries-old vampires refuse to mention their names. It is forbidden to speak of The Harlequin unless you've been contacted. And to be contacted by The Harlequin is to be under sentence of death. Long-time rivals for Anita's affections,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2009

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC HAM

Palmer, Catherine

Summary: In the dead of night, there's a knock on the door at Haven, an inner-city youth center in St. Louis. A refugee family--scared, tired and hungry--seeks shelter. Fresh back from Afghanistan, former marine sergeant Joshua Duff takes on the mission. He recruits aid worker Liz Wallace, but she has questions for Joshua. Such as why a Texan with an oil magnate for a father is working at Haven. Or why...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: LP FIC PAL

Hunt, James Patrick

Summary: When Deputies Chris Hummel and Wade Childers are machine-gunned down in one of the most brutal crimes St. Louis has ever seen, Lieutenant George Hastings focuses on investigating the background of Officer Hummel, who did a year-long undercover stint with narcotics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2007

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

Kahn, Michael A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAH

Hamilton, Laurell K.

Summary: Assassins are coming to St. Louis to kill master vampire Jean-Claude, necromancer Anita Blake and werewolf Richard Zeeman. Anita knows they're coming but even being forewarned doesn't mean the triumvirate will win.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS HAM

Hamilton, Laurell K.

Summary: Anita Blake has the highest kill count of any vampire executioner in the country. She's a U.S. Marshal who can raise zombies with the best of them. But ever since she and master vampire Jean-Claude went public with their engagement, all she is to anyone and everyone is Jean-Claude's fiancée. It's wreaking havoc with her reputation as a hard ass -- to some extent. Luckily, in professional...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAM

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAM

Keir, Linda

9 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "Prep school sweethearts Ian and Andi Copeland are envied by everyone they know. They have successful businesses, a beautiful house in St. Louis, and their eldest daughter, Cassidy, is following in their footsteps by attending prestigious Glenlake Academy. Then, a submerged car is dredged from the bottom of a swimming hole near the campus. So are the remains of a former writer-in-residence who...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lake Union Publishing 2019

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Dooling, Richard.

Summary: Joe Watson is an associate in a prestigious St. Louis law firm when a notorious district court judge assigns him a politically explosive pro bono case. He must defend a bigoted white man accused of killing a deaf black man. Watson's decision to represent his disreputable client in court, rather than wriggle out of the case, outrages his partners and imperils his marriage. Watson depends on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador USA 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC Dooli

Tate, Eleanora E.

Summary: In 1904, twelve-year-old Orphelia follows her dream by running away from home to join an all-black minstrel show headed for the Saint Louis World's Fair, and learns about her family's troubled past in the process.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pleasant Company Publications 2001

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AGHM 11

Klein, Carol Swartout.

Summary: "Painting for peace in Ferguson is the story of a community coming together, hundreds of artists and volunteers, black and white, young and old, to bring hope and healing to their community using the simplest of all tools- a paintbrush. Written in child-friendly verse, the actual artwork painted on hundreds of boarded up windows in Ferguson, South Grand and surrounding areas illustrates the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Treehouse Publishing Group, an imprint of Amphorae Publishing Group, LLC 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 709 KLE

Summary: A documentary that chronicles the history of westward expansion and the construction of the largest stainless steel structure ever built, the Gateway Arch. Featured are newly discovered construction footage, rare photographs of westward expansion and early conceptual drawings by architect Eero Saarinen. Dozens of interviews include World Trade Center Master Plan architect Daniel Libeskind and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Janson Media [distributor] 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.7866 GAT