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Gier, Kerstin

Summary: Liv Silver, fifteen, has lived in six countries in eight years and she and her sister yearn for a real home and normalcy, but soon after moving in with her mother's boyfriend in London, Liv's dreams turn bizarre, filled with talking stone statues, mysterious corridors, and strange rituals conducted by four boys who happen to be her new classmates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Gier 2015

Lewis, Linden A.

Summary: "First Sister has no name and no voice. As a priestess of the Sisterhood, she travels the stars alongside the soldiers of Earth and Mars - the same ones who own the rights to her body and soul. When her former captain abandons her, First Sister's hopes for freedom are dashed when she is forced to stay on her ship with no friends, no power, and a new captain - Saito Ren - whom she knows nothing...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skybound Books/Gallery Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEW

Mackay, Malcolm

Summary: "A twenty-nine-year-old man lives alone in his Glasgow flat. The telephone rings; a casual conversation, but behind this a job offer. The clues are there if you know to look for them. He is an expert. A loner. Freelance. Another job is another job, but what if this organization wants more? A meeting at a club. An offer. A target: Lewis Winter, a necessary sacrifice that will be only the first...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAC

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M MAC

Gier, Kerstin

Summary: "Romance, secrets, and new dream-world dangers follow Liv Silver into Book II of The Silver Trilogy"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2016

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1 available in JT Fiction, Call number: JT Fiction Gier 2016

Summary: The story follows a young mother who, when on a day trip with her husband and son, commits a startling act of violence and, to her horror, has no idea why. The event launches an inverted and utterly surprising crime thriller whose driving force is not the 'who' or the 'what,' but the 'why.' When an investigator finds himself obsessed with uncovering the woman's buried motive, together they...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SIN

Lowry, Lois.

Summary: At the annual Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas is chosen for something special as his life assignment. This leads him to The Giver, a man who holds all the memories of the past. Through this man, Jonas learns the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listening Library 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD YA FIC LOW

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC LOW
1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD LOW

Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other in his community and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Redondo, Dolores

Summary: "A police inspector [reluctantly returns] to her hometown in Basque Country--a place engulfed in mythology and superstition--to solve a series of eerie murders"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RED

Brege, K. B.

Summary: Is it myth or reality? You decide as Mick Morris and his friends are about to take yo on some of the scarfiest and wildest adventures of your life. This time they uncover the truth about aliens landing in Roswell, New Mexico.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Team B Creative 2005

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BRE

Arroyo, Raymond

Summary: "A thrill-seeking twelve-year-old boy with a mysterious family heritage discovers ancient objects of rare power--and must protect them from the terrifying demons who will do anything to possess them"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Books for Young Readers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bergen, Lara Rice.

Summary: Sophie feels average, but wants to stand out from the crowd, so she changes her name to Sophie the Awesome and tries to find something to prove she is awesome.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Smith, Virginia

Summary: Joan has been dumped by her long-term boyfriend, lives at home, has an unexciting job and can't quite figure out what to do with her life, until a single doctor (who is of course terribly good-looking and very serious about his faith) moves in next door. As the title suggests, Joan is the middle daughter and feels dwarfed by her older sister's happy family and her younger sister's beauty and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SMI

Ross, Joel N.

Summary: "In this futuristic high-stakes adventure, humanity clings to cities on the highest mountain peaks above the deadly Fog, and airships transport the pirates of the skies. Daring 13-year-old tetherboy Chess and his salvage crew must face the dark plans of Lord Kodoc and work to save their beloved Mrs. E"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

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

Harrington, Claudia

Summary: Hank pet sits Otis the very large dog. Otis gets a toothache, and Hank has to take him to the vet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Magic Wagon, a division of ABDO 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE HAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Amish

Summary: A tale inspired by Hindu mythology is set in a powerful empire in ancient Meluha, where a hero foretold in legend rises to save his people from the threats of a dying river and Chandravanshis terrorism.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jo Fletcher Books, an imprint of Quercus 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AMI

Larsson, Stieg

Summary: The disappearance forty years ago of Harriet Vanger, a young scion of one of the wealthiest families in Sweden, gnaws at her octogenarian uncle, Henrik Vanger. He is determined to know the truth about what he believes was her murder. He hires crusading journalist Mikael Blomkvist, recently at the wrong end of a libel case, to get to the bottom of Harriet's disappearance. Lisbeth Salander, a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Lar

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Larsson 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: M Lar

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS LAR

Ellis, Mary

Summary: After the death of her husband, Hannah Brown is determined to make a new life with her sister's family. But when she sells her farm in Lancaster County, Pennsylvania, and moves with her sheep to Ohio, the wool unexpectedly starts to fly. Her deacon brother-in-law finds just about everything about Hannah vexing. When his widower brother shows interest in the young and beautiful widow, the deacon...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvest House Publishers 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Lowry, Lois.

Summary: Collects the four giver novels about life in a futuristic society.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

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Chance, Megan

Summary: When her family falls into ruin in Victorian New York, Grace Knox must enter into a loveless marriage with Patrick Devlin to save them all, but everything changes when she falls for the mysterious and magical stableboy Diarmid.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: Koyaanisqatsi is a Hopi Indian word meaning variously: crazy life, life in turmoil, life disintegrating, life out of balance (the subtitle for this film), and a state of life that calls for another way of life. Presented by Francis Ford Coppola, this creation of director Godfrey Reggio, cinematographer Ron Fricke, and composer Philip Glass seems to flash by your eyes but lingers in your mind.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MGM Home Entertainment 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD 303.44 Koyaanisqatsi 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC KOY

Atkinson, Rick

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "Rick Atkinson, author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning An Army at Dawn and two other masterly books about World War II, has long been admired for his unparalleled ability to write deeply researched, stunningly vivid narrative history. Now he turns his attention to a new war, and in the initial volume of the Revolution Trilogy he tells the story of the first twenty months of the bloody struggle to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 ATK

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.3 ATK

Augarde, Steve.

Summary: While staying on her uncle's rundown farm in the Somerset countryside, twelve-year-old Midge discovers that she has a special connection to the Various, a tribe of "strange, wild--and sometimes deadly" fairies struggling to maintain their existence in the nearby woods.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Baxter, Stephen.

Summary: Ten thousand years ago, a vast, fertile plain linked the British Isles to Europe. Home to a tribe of simple hunter-gatherers, Northland teems with nature's bounty, but is also subject to its whims. Fourteen-year-old Ana calls Northland home, but her world is changing. The air is warming, the ice is melting, and the seas are rising. One day Ana meets a traveler from a far-distant city called...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roc 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAX

Bick, Ilsa J.

Summary: Alex, a resourceful seventeen-year-old running from her incurable brain tumor, Tom, who has left the war in Afghanistan, and Ellie, an angry eight-year-old, join forces after an electromagnetic pulse sweeps through the sky and kills most of the world's population, turning some of those who remain into zombies and giving the others superhuman senses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Egmont USA 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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