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Jameson, Hanna

Summary: An American academic is stranded at a Swiss hotel as the world descends into nuclear war, along with twenty other survivors, who become obsessed with identifying a murderer in their midst after the body of a young girl is discovered in one of the hotel's water tanks.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Osborne, Mary Pope

Summary: Jack and Annie travel to a monastery in the Swiss Alps where, with the help of St. Bernard dogs and magic, they seek the second of four special objects necessary to break the spell on the wizard Merlin's beloved penguin, Penny.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Creech, Sharon.

Summary: In a tiny village in the Swiss Alps, an angel meets an American girl named Zola who has come with her father to open a school, and together Zola and the angel rescue a group of homeless orphans, who gradually change everything.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Joanna Cotler Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction Creech 2009

Pye, Michael

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PYE

Brown, Sandra

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: On the surface, Jordan Hadlock has it all. A great job managing the English newsstand in the old quarter of Lucerne, Switzerland. Rich and renowned Swiss industrialist Helmut Eckherdt is intent on marrying her, even though she hasn't said yes. What more could she ask for? A clap of thunder and a pounding on her door soon give her an answer. Reeves Grant appears seeking shelter from a sudden...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Encore 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Titus, Eve.

Summary: Basil leads an expedition up a towering Swiss mountain in search of a colony of mice who have been missing for centuries, but before he can solve the mystery he must confront a mysterious snow mouse and evil Professor Ratigan.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Reich, Christopher

Summary: Former U.S. marine and Harvard Business School graduate Nicholas Neumann leaves behind everything he holds dear in order to take a job at the United Swiss Bank in Zurich, an institution that he believes is somehow connected to his father's murder seventeen years earlier.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Brookner, Anita.

Summary: Edith Hope, a successful mature novelist, has made a fool of herself over love and is sent by her friends to a Swiss hotel to come to her senses. Instead of writing a new romance novel, she finds herself preoccupied with her fellow guests.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1984

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Ludlum, Robert

Summary: The Sigma Protocol, a new breakneck novel of intrigue, conspiracy, and terrifying deception. American investment banker Ben Hartman arrives in Zurich for a ski holiday, the first time he's been back to Switzerland since his twin brother died there in a tragic accident four years earlier. But his arrival in Zurich triggers something far more sinister than his brother's fate. When Ben chances...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LUD

Thor, Brad.

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: When a group of Secret Service agents is massacred in Utah and the president of the United States is abducted, surviving agent Scot Harvath vows to avenge his murdered colleagues and find the kidnappers.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2002

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Reich, Christopher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC REI

Reich, Christopher.

Summary: Set in the secret, labyrinthine world of Swiss banking, the story of a young man willing to risk everything--his career, his integrity, and even his life--to hunt down his father's killer.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Church, Lisa R.

Summary: An abridged version of Johanna Spyri's classic story of a Swiss orphan who is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SPY

Spyri, Johanna

Summary: A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Classics 1998

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: JF Classic Spyri

Spyri, Johanna

Summary: A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset and Dunlap 1994

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Taylor, Brad

Summary: When a paragliding trip over the picturesque mountains of Switzerland results in the brutal murder of the former head of Israeli intelligence, Mossad brings in terrorist hunters Aaron and Shoshana to investigate. But they'll need help to find out who was behind the attack and what they're planning next. Taskforce operators Pike Logan and Jennifer Cahill have been trapped in Charleston, South...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Spyri, Johanna

Summary: An orphan sent to live with her grandfather learns to love both the old man and the Swiss Alps. Includes reading guide at the end of the book.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Pub. 2006

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Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft

Summary: Victor Frankenstein discovers the secret of creating life and fashions an eight-foot monster, only to bring danger and destruction to the lives of those he loves.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Spyri, Johanna

Summary: A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) 2014

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Harris, Robert

Summary: "A visionary scientist creates a revolutionary form of artificial intelligence that predicts movements in the financial markets with uncanny accuracy. His hedge fund, based in Geneva, makes billions. But after an intruder breaks into his home, he has to try to discover who is trying to destroy him"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Lee, Mackenzi.

Summary: "When a talented mechanic in 1818 Geneva brings his brother back from the dead using clockwork parts, the citizens of Geneva think they may have inspired the recently published novel Frankenstein"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Finn, Melanie

Summary: Pilgrim Jones' husband has just left her for another woman, stranding her in a small Swiss town where she is one day involved in a tragic accident. Overcome with guilt, she alights for Africa, befriending a series of locals, each with their own tragic past and each isolated in their own way. Mysteriously, one day a witch doctor's curse is carried into town, setting everyone in the remote...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Two Dollar Radio 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FIN

Taylor, Brad

Summary: "Pike Logan must stop a deranged fanatic bent on igniting an international conflagration in this explosive, action-packed thriller from New York Times bestselling author and former special forces officer, Brad Taylor"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Large Print, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2022

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Coats, Lucy.

Summary: A Swiss orphan is heartbroken when she must leave her beloved grandfather and their happy home in the mountains to go to school and to care for an invalid girl in the city. Illustrated notes throughout the text explain the historical background of the story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorling Kindersley Pub. 2000

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR PURPLE SPY

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