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Milford, Kate

Summary: In 1810, Lucy Bluecrowne, twelve, is bored living ashore with her stepmother and half brother until two nefarious strangers identify her little brother as the pyrotechnical prodigy they need for their evil plan.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD MIL

Bashardoust, Melissa

Summary: "At sixteen, Mina's mother is dead, her magician father is vicious, and her silent heart has never beat with love for anyone--has never beat at all, in fact, but she'd always thought that fact normal. She never guessed that her father cut out her heart and replaced it with one of glass. When she moves to Whitespring Castle and sees its king for the first time, Mina forms a plan: win the king's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: FIC BAS

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Bradman, Tony

Summary: Cinderella's wicked stepmother wants to make amends for her past by helping people, but she has trouble finding the perfect place--until she opens the Fairy Tale Clinic for Recovering Villains.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Stone Arch Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Gunderson, Jessica

Summary: This You Choose adventure is told from three different perspectives--White Snow is a secret agent in Good Prince's army, looking for a computer with secret codes for a bomb; Mrs. White desperately searches for her runaway daughter Snow; and Charming, towed by his seven loyal sleddogs, goes to rescue his friend and mentor Meteorologist Snow-White, who is trapped in a raging blizzard in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2018

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Summary: "Escape into Snow White's spectacular story. With an evil queen and her magic mirror, seven whimsical dwarfs and their sparkling mine, this deluxe storybook retelling of the classic animated film is a treasure to behold."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

MacLachlan, Patricia.

Summary: When a drought tests the commitment of a mail-order bride from Maine to her new home on the prairie, her stepchildren hope they will be able to remain a family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: "Delight in the magic of Cinderella's timeless tale. With glass slippers and a fairy godmother, friendly mice and wicked stepsisters, this deluxe storybook retelling of the classic animated film is a treasure to behold."--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Press 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC DIS

Napoli, Donna Jo

Summary: In a novel based on Chinese Cinderella tales, fourteen-year-old stepchild Xing-Xing endures a life of neglect and servitude, as her stepmother cruelly mutilates her own child's feet so that she alone might marry well.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Rylant, Cynthia.

Summary: "Annie loves living with her dad and her bunny, Snowball. But she wants her dad to find someone to love. Then he meets a woman named Martha. Soon it is time for a wedding!"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple Rylant 2014

Acton, Vanessa

Summary: Mel, seventeen, has always wondered about her father, but is surprised to learn he is a member of the Evonian nobility and that he wants her to visit him and his family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Darby Creek 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Loewen, Nancy

Summary: A humorous retelling of the fairy tale Hansel and Gretel, told from the witch's point of view--who rescues the children from their wicked stepmother, and teaches them food art.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC LOE

Meyer, Marissa

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: Princess Winter, admired by the Lunar people for her grace and kindness, teams up with the cyborg mechanic, Cinder, and her allies, to defeat Queen Levana and find their happily ever afters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel and Friends 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Dokey, Cameron.

Summary: A retelling of the tale about a girl whose father remarries and the effects that her stepmother has on the family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

MacLachlan, Patricia.

Summary: When their father invites a mail-order bride to come live with them in their prairie home, Caleb and Anna are captivated by their new mother and hope that she will stay.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1985

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MAC

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC MACL

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

Comeau, Joey

Summary: In this graphic version of the story Cinderella thwarts her evil stepmother by becoming Ninja-rella, saving the prince from bandits, and becoming his ninja bodyguard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 COM

Billingsley, Franny

Summary: In the early twentieth century in Swampsea, seventeen-year-old Briony, who can see the spirits that haunt the marshes around their town, feels responsible for her twin sister's horrible injury until a young man enters their lives and exposes secrets that even Briony does not know about.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Martin, Ann M.

Summary: Karen is spending more time at the big house, and she has a new stepmother. When Karen gets into trouble, it is her stepmother's fault.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1994

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC MAR

Holder, Nancy.

Summary: "When Rose's mother dies, her only comfort is the exquisite rose garden her mother left behind. The purple blossoms serve as an assurance of her mother's love. But Rose is dealt a second blow when her father dies and his greedy widow, Ombrine, and her daughter, Desirée, move in and take over the manor in true Cinderella fashion. Fate has been cruel to Ombrine and Desirée, too. So despite their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Yolen, Jane.

Summary: Recasts the tale of Snow White, setting it in West Virginia in the 1940s with a stepmother who is a snake-handler.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Yolen 2011

MacLachlan, Patricia.

Summary: Presents the three stories about mail-order bride Sarah and her life on the prairie with her new husband Jacob and stepchildren Anna and Caleb.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Audio 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD MAC

Maddox, Jake

Summary: In order to play tennis with his local rec team, Deion agrees to play doubles, even though it feels like a different game to him--but he has the nagging feeling that he is holding his partner, Cole, back until they both accept help from Deion's stepfather who turns out to have wicked aim.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MAD

Thompson, Lisa (Lisa Anne)

Summary: Nate and his mother are escaping from his emotionally abusive step-father, Gary, but the run-down and abandoned cottage in the woods that his mother takes them to does not seem like much of a refuge; but when his mother goes off to buy provisions and does not come back Nate is left alone (except for his imaginary friend Sam) and afraid--until a mysterious girl trying to solve the clues of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION THO

Green, Tim

Summary: "When Ryan learns his estranged father left him the Dallas Cowboys in his will, it is all Ryan can do to keep his dad's other son from snatching the team away"--

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GRE

Mills, Deborah

Summary: Alfredo y su papá deben cruzar la frontera en un viaje difícil de México a los Estados Unidos. ¿Encontrarán el nuevo hogar que están buscando en el otro lado? Basándose en hechos reales, esta historia cobra vida gracias a la ilustradora Mexicana Claudia Navarro, y está repleta de notas al final del texto para iniciar conversaciones sobre inmigración.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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