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Tarshis, Lauren

Summary: When John Hale's parents moved from Chicago to a farm in the Dakota Territory in the late 1880s, he was not happy (too hot in summer, too cold in winter, and that is just the beginning); but after a year, and now eleven, he has settled in and made some friends at school--but when a sunny day in January 1888 turns abruptly into a deadly blizzard he will need all his strength and courage to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC TAR

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2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION TAR

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Series Tarshis 2018

Pileggi, Leah.

Summary: In 1885, ten-year-old Jake is sent to prison for killing a man who threatened his father, and struggles to survive the harsh realities of prison life in the Idaho Territory.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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

Pileggi, Leah.

Summary: In 1885, ten-year-old Jake is sent to prison for killing a man who threatened his father, and struggles to survive the harsh realities of prison life in the Idaho Territory.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2013

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

Byler, Linda

Summary: "Hannah, a feisty young Amish woman, lives on her family's farm in North Dakota. As the local Amish community begins to thrive, a terrible drought and a windmill fire devastate their business and the community. Hannah must choose whether to stay in North Dakota or move back to Lancaster, Pennsylvania, with the other Amish families that are leaving"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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Weitz, Chris

Summary: Old friends are separated when Jefferson tries to bring a cure for the mysterious Sickness back to the Washington Square tribe in New York City while Donna faces an unimaginable new world in England, but an even greater disaster than the Sickness looms.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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Brown, Dee Alexander.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1983

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

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.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Barefoot Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: J SPANISH 325 MIL

Wilder, Laura Ingalls

Summary: Ma and the girls follow Pa west by train where they make their home at a rough railroad camp and plan for their own homestead.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 2004

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

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2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION WIL

Helvig, Kristi.

Summary: In the future, when the Earth is no longer easily habitable, seventeen-year-old Tora Reynolds, a girl in hiding, struggles to protect weapons developed by her father that could lead to disaster should they fall into the wrong hands.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Egmont USA 2014

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

Byler, Linda

Summary: Hannah, a feisty young Amish woman, lives on her family's farm in North Dakota. After moving halfway across the country and struggling to land on their feet, Hannah's family is finally feeling settled. The cattle business is doing well, and other Amish families have moved into the area. Feeling betrayed by Clay Jenkins and unimpressed with her own father, Hannah is hesitant to trust the men...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Marshall, Kate Alice

Summary: "After: Jess is alone. Her cabin has burned to the ground. She knows if she doesn't act fast, the cold will kill her before she has time to worry about food. But she is still alive-for now. Before: Jess hadn't seen her survivalist, off-the-grid dad in over a decade. But after a car crash killed her mother and left her injured, she was forced to move to his cabin in the remote Canadian...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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

Snelling, Lauraine.

Contents: Dakota dawn -- Dakota dream -- Dakota dusk -- Dakota destiny.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Barbour Pub. 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SNE

Charbonneau, Joelle.

Summary: "The United Commonwealth wants to eliminate the rebel alliance fighting to destroy The Testing for good. Cia is ready to lead the charge, but will her lethal classmates follow her into battle?"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

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Gratz, Alan

Summary: Josef is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the world. Isabel is a Cuban girl in 1994. With riots and unrest plaguing her country, she and her family set out on a raft, hoping to find safety in America. Mahmoud is a Syrian boy in 2015. With his homeland torn apart by violence and...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC GRA

Mortimer, Gavin.

Summary: "Yellow Leaf is a Sioux Indian girl who was born in 1864. This is the story of her childhood and how she was raised on the Great Plains, near the Black Hills of Dakota, where the Sioux lived. Read about the customs of the Sioux, how each child was named, how boys learned to use a bow, and how girls learned to cook, sew, and decorate their garmets with beads."--p. [4] of cover.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Barrons Educational Series, Inc. 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Mortimer 2008

Snelling, Lauraine.

Summary: Augusta Bjorklund, after discovering her intended bridegoom married someone else, decides to leave her broken heart in Norway and start a new life in America. But knowing no English, Augusta misunderstands a ticket agent's directions in St. Paul, Minnesota, and in the harried confusion, she boards the wrong train.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 1999

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SNE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Snell

Snelling, Lauraine.

Summary: It had taken four long, difficult years to tame the virgin prairie of Dakota Territory , Looking back through all the heartache and the body- breaking labor , Ingeborg Bjorkland knew that God had been with them every step of the way. Dreams that had turned into veritable nightmares had been reshaped with the promise of a new day rising , and her marriage to haaken had been its sure sign.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Snell

Snelling, Lauraine.

Summary: The dream of their own farmstead and a good life in America had brought Roald and Ingeborg Bjorklund across the Alantic to pioneer the virgin prairie of Dakota Territory. But Roald's tragic disappearance in a winter storm had turned Ingeborg's dreams into a living nightmare. Against nearly impossible circumstance and overwhelming grief, she struggles to keep the farm and her family together....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2006

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SNE

McCarthy, Kevin

Summary: "A saga of loyalty and survival in the vast, severe American West. Irish immigrant brothers Michael and Thomas O'Driscoll have returned from the brutal front lines of the Civil War. Unable to adapt to life as farm laborers, they reenlist in the army and are thrown into ferocious combat with Red Cloud's coalition of Indian tribes in the heart of Montana's Powder River Valley. Thomas finds love...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. W. Norton & Company 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC MCC

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCC

Duyvis, Corinne

Summary: "In Amsterdam, the Netherlands, in 2034, a comet is due to hit the Earth within the hour. Denise, who's sixteen years old and autistic, must try to find her missing sister and also help her neglectful, undependable mother safely aboard a spaceship"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2016

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

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Kloepfer, John.

Summary: "After the country rezombifies, Zack and the Zombie Chasers head out in search of a new antidote"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2014

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION KLO

Richmond, Catherine

Summary: "When Susannah goes to Dakota territory as a mail-order bride she finds something she never dreamed she would-true love. With no prospects for marriage and her parents recently deceased, Susannah Freemont agrees to go west to the Dakota territory to marry her minister's homesteading brother, Jesse. But Susannah is painfully shy, doesn't see herself as worthy of love from either a husband or...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC RIC

Snelling, Lauraine.

Summary: In the Dakota Territory of 1883 Ingeborg Bjorklund's husband disappears in a winter storm. In the spring her late husband's brother and cousin arrive to help her, and Ingeborg finds love again.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SNE

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Snelling, Lauraine.

Summary: Ever so slowly Dakota Territory is being transformed from a vast prairie into rich farmland. But for Ingeborg and Haakan, realizing their dreams will not come without a struggle.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2006

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