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Summary: "For more than 100 years, the Statue of Liberty has been a symbol of hope and a refuge for generations of immigrants. In this lyrical, compelling and provocative portrait of the statue, Ken Burns explores both the history of America's premier symbol and the meaning of liberty itself. Featuring rare archival photographs, paintings and drawings, readings from actual diaries, letters and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2002

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV STA

Bonventre, Peter

Summary: "Eddie Sabella is the city columnist at a New York tabloid, a 37-year-old hot shot who is a ferocious reporter and competitor, and hard to beat on a story. And in "Where Have You Gone Without Me," he stumbles upon the biggest story of his career when a statue is stolen from a church. Not just any statue, but one that had seemed to weep real tears only the day before, an event that made...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Keylight Books, an imprint of Turner Publishing 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Zeltser, David

Summary: The Polar Express meets The Night at the Museum in this fantastical picture-book adventure about the magic of books and libraries, perfect for book lovers of all ages! After a young boy goes to sleep upset that he's getting a book for his birthday, he's visited in the night by Patience and Fortitude, the two stone lions who guard the New York Public Library. Soon, he's magically whisked away...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

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Iwahara, Yuji

Summary: True to his warning, Loser -- the infamous phantom thief -- makes an explosive entrance at the art museum to steal the Angels of Black and White Wings statue! "Collector" Kyouma Mabuchi, now teamed up with the android Mira to recover illegal Coils, faces off with the masked thief in the midst of the museum's heavy security. But it just so happens that Loser recognizes Kyouma -- and what's more,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yen Press 2016

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Roy, Ron

Summary: When three leprechaun statues disappear just before St. Patrick's Day, Bradley, Brian, Nate, Lucy, and other friends follow clues in order to prove that Lucky O'Leary is innocent of the crime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2010

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

Warner, Gertrude Chandler

Summary: While helping their grandfather prepare for Greenfield's Winter Festival, the Alden children uncover a mystery surrounding the statue in the town square.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2015

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Deady, Kathleen W.

Summary: This book discusses the history of the Statue of Liberty, describing the statue's construction, its location, and its importance to the people of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bridgestone Books 2002

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 974.7 DEA

Shapiro, Mary J.

Summary: Panoramas, cross sections, and diagrams provide a detailed portrayal of the construction of the Statue of Liberty, one of the nineteenth century's greatest engineering feats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1985

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 974.71 SHA

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 974.71 SHA

Keene, Carolyn

Summary: When a statue is broken during her class' overnight trip to the museum, Nancy, Bess, and George try to get to the bottom of the mystery and find those responsible.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin 2014

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

Lerangis, Peter

Summary: Racing against time to unearth the last four Loculi, Jack and his friends prepare for battle against the seven ancient wonders as well as the Massa who have taken over the Karai Institute and convinced Marco to change sides.

Format: text

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

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

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1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC LER

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: Irish siblings Malachi, Gideon, and Rebecca Sullivan cherish the family legend of their great-great-grandfather's acquisition of one of the Fates, a trio of priceless, long-separated silver statues. When the Sullivans' Fate is stolen by an unscrupulous New York antiquities dealer, they vow to retrieve the little silver lady, and thus begins a quest that will send them racing across Europe,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Rober

Roy, Ron

Summary: When they discover that one of the thumbs has been broken off the statue in the Lincoln Memorial, KC and Marshall set out to learn what happened and restore the thumb before a ceremony honoring the sculptor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J CM 5

Ulmer, Michael

Summary: Many lives ago, a young girl in what would become the Nunavut territory of Canada builds stone men, called Inuksuk, to direct her father and brother home when they are lost in a storm while hunting caribou.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Ulmer

Summary: Blink and you'll miss this exciting collection featuring every Doctor Who appearance of the feared Weeping Angels! Strap in as The Doctors race across time and space to stop the fan-favorite monsters.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV DOC

Piumini, Roberto.

Summary: Retelling of Oscar Wilde's classic tale of the statue of a prince who watches over the city where he once ruled. Once called the Happy Prince, he is saddened by the hunger and pain he sees in the people around him. A kind bird helps the statue share his treasures with those in need, until one day, the two of them have nothing left to give.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2011

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.2 PIU

Snicket, Lemony.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Lemony Snicket begins his apprenticeship with S. Theodora Markson of the secretive V.F.D. in the tiny dot of a town called Stain'd By The Sea, where he helps investigate the theft of a statue.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2012

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC SNI

Copies Available at East Bay

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

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Snickett 2012

Fritz, Jean.

Summary: Examines the life of Leonardo da Vinci, focusing on his unfinished sculpture of a huge horse he was commissioned to create for the Duke of Milan in the late 1400s, and discusses how the project was taken up by pilot Charlie Dent in 1977 and, after several setbacks, completed and presented as a gift to Milan in 1999.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 2001

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 730 FRI

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 730 FRI

Hendry, Fay L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Iota Press 1980

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.7456 HEN

Hörnig, Haiko

Summary: "After saving her house and her friends from a magical flood, Henrietta Achilles settles in for the winter. But as her allies depart the manor, a strange army of walking statues begins heading her way..."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Graphic Universe 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 HOU

Landrieu, Mitch

Summary: The New Orleans mayor who removed Confederate statues from the city confronts the racism that shapes many Americans and argues for white America to reckon with its past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.8 LAN

Shea, Therese

Summary: American landmarks sometimes evoke more than their original intent. For example, the Statue of Liberty was a gift symbolizing the friendship between France and the United States, but it became a welcoming monument to millions of immigrants heading to Ellis Island. This beautifully designed book offers numerous intriguing facts about American landmarks, including the Washington Monument, Statue...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gareth Stevens Publishing 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 974.7 SHE

Anderson, Laurie

Summary: An icon of performance art and the indie-music world, this is the first book on the artist's full career to date, as curated by the artist herself. Laurie Anderson is one of the most revered artists working today, and she is as prolific as she is inventive. She is a musician, performance artist, composer, fiction writer, and filmmaker (her most recent foray, Heart of a Dog, was lauded as an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rizzoli Electa 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 702 ANDERSON AND

Underwood, Deborah.

Summary: Discussion of the enigmatic human-like rock statues on Easter Island, their significance, and how they may have gotten there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Press/Thomson Gale 2005

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 996.18 UND

Belot, Robert

Summary: Timed to publish with the opening of the Statue of Liberty Museum, this is Lady Liberty's untold story of her building, restoration, and iconic place in the world as brought to life through the fascinating lens of archival images, ephemera from the museum's collection, and today's most compelling photography--restored and resplendent against the New York City skyline.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rizzoli 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 974.7 BEL

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