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Pon, Cindy

Summary: Jason Zhou is trying to survive in Taipei, a city plagued by pollution and viruses, but when he discovers the elite are using their wealth to evade the deadly effects, he knows he must do whatever is necessary to fight the corruption and save his city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2017

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

Steel, Danielle.

Summary: A Bay Area earthquake that shakes up the lives of three beautiful, talented yet somehow unfulfilled women. Sarah Sloane, 30-something wife of Seth, a wildly successful hedge fund entrepreneur, and mother of two, has planned to perfection a high-ticket charity auction. The only thing she hasn't counted on is the biggest seismic event to hit San Francisco since 1906 and the aftershocks it will...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 0000

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC STE

Golding, William

Summary: The classic study of human nature which depicts the degeneration of a group of schoolboys marooned on a desert island.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 1997

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

O'Brian, Patrick

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Norton 1996

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OBR

Spradlin, Michael P.

Summary: In 1945 twelve-year-old Patrick and his younger brother Teddy stowaway on the U.S.S. Indianapolis in a desperate attempt to get back to the Philippines where they last saw their parents, just before the Japanese invasion--but when the ship is sunk they find themselves clinging to a piece of debris without food or water, and with hungry sharks circling below.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SPR

Roberts, Nora

Summary: With the world in chaos and survivors heading west, those immune to the sickness that decimated half the world's population and the gifted are targeted by the authorities.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio, Inc. 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD Fiction Roberts 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CDA Fiction Rob

Dashner, James

Summary: After surviving horrific conditions in the Maze, Thomas is entrapped, along with nineteen other boys, in a scientific experiment designed to observe their responses and gather data believed to be essential for the survival of the human race.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2010

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION DAS

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Dashner 2010

Hirsch, Jeff.

Summary: Twenty years after the start of the war that caused the Collapse, fifteen-year-old Stephen, his father, and grandfather travel post-Collapse America scavenging, but when his grandfather dies and his father decides to risk everything to save the lives of two strangers, Stephen's life is turned upside down.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Audio 2011

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Gray, Eva.

Summary: "In a terrifying new world, four girls must depend on one another if they want to survive. Just when things have gotten kind of normal for Rosie, she finds hersoef running for her life - again. Only this time she's stuck with her roommates from school: Louisa, who can be okay sometimes; Maddie, who cant' stop complaining; and Evelyn, the girl with a million conspiracy theories. If she weren't...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

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Tarshis, Lauren.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: Barry's family tries to evacuate before Hurricane Katrina hits their home in New Orleans. But when Barry's little sister gets terribly sick, they're forced to stay home and wait out the storm. At first, Katrina doesn't seem to be as bad as predicted. But overnight the levees break, and Barry's world is literally torn apart. He's swept away by the floodwaters, away from his family. Can he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2011

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

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC TAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Peevyhouse, Parker

Summary: The only thing worse than being locked in is facing what you locked out. Rett Ward knows how to hide. He's had six years of practice at Walling Home, the state-run boarding school where he learned how to keep his head down to survive. But when Rett wakes up locked in a small depot with no memory of how he got there, he can't hide. Not from the stranger in the next room. Or from the fact that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor Teen 2018

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

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"--

Format: text

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

Pohl, Laura

Summary: After an alien attack devastates the Earth, pilot and future astronaut Clover Martinez bands with seven other teens in a struggle to survive.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2019

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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...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC GRA

Collins, Suzanne.

Summary: By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves and their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwittingly become the faces of an impending rebellion.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2009

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC COL

Hill, Will

Summary: Before, she lived inside the fence. She was never allowed to leave the property, never allowed to talk to Outsiders, never allowed to speak her mind. Because Father John controlled everything-- and Father John liked rules. Disobeying Father John came with terrible consequences. Then came the fire. Now Moonbeam is in the hospital, sharing her stories of sexual, physical and mental abuse. There...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Fire 2018

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Troupe, Thomas Kingsley

Summary: "Cam glances out the window of his Hawaii hotel room just in time to see the nearby 'inactive' volcano explode! Chunks of rock and lava cascade down into the city. Cam knows he needs to find his family and get out fast, but a river of lava runs between him and his loved ones"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books, a Capstone imprint 2016

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Halpern, Jake

Summary: "On a distant island where day and night exist on fourteen-year cycles, and the islanders migrate south each sunset, three children get left behind and must find a way off the island before the Night finds them"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2015

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

Westerfeld, Scott

Summary: When Aero Horizon 16 crashes in the Arctic, eight children emerge from the wreckage to find themselves alone and surrounded, not by ice, but by a mysterious and deadly jungle full of carnivorous plants and predatory birds--the other five hundred people from the plane are gone, not necessarily dead, but taken by something that lives in the jungle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2017

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

Summary: Stories about human beings fighting to stay alive. The people in these stories find themselves in nightmarish circumstances - cut off from civilization, often starving or dying of thirst - and have to struggle to survive. Many of them confront the prospect of resorting to eating thier companions - or being eaten themselves.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thunder's Mouth Press 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.69 SUR

Barbieri, Kara.

Summary: After a century of service to goblin lord Soren, Janneke, seventeen, the only mortal in the Permafrost, clings to her humanity as she faces difficult choices.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wednesday Books 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION BAR

Huddleston, Tom

Summary: When the parents of Milo and Lina Graf are abducted by agents of the evil Empire, the children must undertake a perilous journey across the unknown reaches of Wild Space to rescue them - and to discover hope for the future. Milo and Lina trace their latest clue to a remote jungle world where a terrifying beast lies in wait.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Lucasfilm Press 2017

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

Sniegoski, Tom

Summary: "Sidney and her friends must race to find the origin of a storm that has hit their small island home turning every animal into savage weapons"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2016

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

Sanderson, Brandon

Summary: When a long-term attack against her world by the alien Krell escalates, Spensa's dream of becoming a pilot may come true, despite her deceased father being labeled a deserter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2018

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