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Allende, Isabel

Summary: In the middle of a snowstorm in Brooklyn, 60-year-old human rights scholar Richard Bowmaster hits the car of Evelyn Ortega, a young, undocumented immigrant from Guatemala. What at first seems just a small inconvenience takes a far more serious turn when Evelyn turns up at the professor's house seeking help. At a loss, the professor asks his tenant Lucia Maraz, a 62-year-old lecturer from Chile,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: Book Club Kit FIC ALL

Watkins, Sam

Summary: On his first day at his new school Jake Jones meets the new teacher, Mr. Hyde (very nice, but turns into a naughty imp when upset), Mrs. Blount, the principal (a nasty tyrant whose punishments involve hard labor), and his wild classmates in 5B--and since it is almost impossible not to break at least one of the 142 school rules (or all of them) he soon finds his school life descending into chaos.

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Crider, Bill

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Pub. 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M CRI

Gutman, Dan.

Summary: When a British student-teacher arrives, A. J. and his friends wonder if her all-black clothing and love of blood sausage mark her as a vampire, while Mr. Granite simply hopes her musician-boyfriend will stay away long enough for a math lesson.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2010

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Gutman 2010

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

Bender, Aimee.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEN

Gutman, Dan.

Summary: When the power goes out in the school, everyone panics in the dark, and only nerdy Mr. Harrison, who can fix and build anything, can save the day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC GUT MWS#2

Watkins, Sam

Summary: The fifth grade is going on a trip to the opening of Wacky Wilf's Wild Adventure Park, but when their teacher Mr. Hyde gets spooked on the ghost train and transforms into the Creature, Jake and his friends have to figure out a way to get him to change back--and keep his secret safe from the nasty principal, Mrs. Blunt.

Format: text

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

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

Gutman, Dan.

Summary: A.J. and his friends are afraid that Ms.Todd, their substitute teacher, has killed their regular teacher and is trying to take over her job.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

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1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE MS.

Marshall, Catherine

Summary: Strange things are happening in Cutter Gap and everybody is convinced that Christy is cursed. After all, who can explain Bob Allens' mysterious accident on his way to bring Christy to Cutter Gap? Or the lightning strike that sent a tree through the school window? Will fear and superstition triumph? Will Christy be driven out of Cutter Gap forever? Or will Christy overcome and win the hearts of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Evergreen Farm 1995

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Marshall, Catherine

Summary: Christy Huddleston's dream is to teach poor mountain children. Join Christy as she crosses from the familiar world of parties and pretty things to the different world of Cutter Gap, located in the heart of the Smoky Mountains. There she meets the doctor who needs her help to save a life and the handsome minister who helps her face the challenges of teaching and loving the mountain people.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Evergreen Farm 1995

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Lay, Kathryn

Summary: Josh and Jenny are disturbed that their school is suddenly overrun with nearly identical substitute teachers who ask strange questions and record everything that the students say--but when their own teacher disappears the twins set out to find out what is going on, and who is responsible, and the reader must choose the solution.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2015

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JBR BLUE LAY

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC UP

Marshall, Catherine

Summary: Headstrong and independent, Christy is determined to change the lives of the children in Cutter Gap. Yet it seems that anything new and strange poses a threat to the mountain people, who are proud of their way of life. Evidently, Christy has angered someone enough to cause a string of mysterious pranks. The handsome minister fears that the pranks will turn dangerous. Unfortunately, he doesn't...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Evergreen Farm 1995

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Marshall, Catherine

Summary: "In the year 1912, nineteen-year-old Christy Huddleston leaves home to teach school in the Smoky Mountains -- and comes to know and love the resilient people of the region, with their fierce pride, their dark superstitions, their terrible poverty, and their yearning for beauty and truth. But her faith will be severely challenged by trial and tragedy, by the needs and unique strengths of two...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Oasis Audio 2017

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Thomas-Graham, Pamela.

Summary: Harvard economics instructor Nikki Chase is horrified when she discovers that the Princeton University professor who mentored her, who had written a controversial bestseller on race, has died suspiciously in a fire at the university.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Rader-Day, Lori

Summary: "For Chicago sociology professor Amelia Emmet, violence was a research topic--until a student she'd never met shot her. He also shot himself. Now he's dead and she's back on campus, trying to keep up with her class schedule, a growing problem with painkillers, and a question she can't let go: Why? All she wants is for life to get back to normal, but normal is looking hard to come by. She's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seventh Street Books 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rader-Day 2014

Brundage, Elizabeth.

Summary: Upstate New York. George Clare comes home from his position as an art teacher at a private college to find his wife killed and their three-year-old daughter alone. George is the immediate suspect, and a persistent cop is stymied at every turn in proving him a heartless murderer. Three teenage brothers who previously lived in the house become entangled in the investigation. But behind one crime...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRU

Lovett, Charles C

Summary: "From the New York Times bestselling author of The Bookman's Tale comes a new novel about an obsessive bibliophile's quest through time to discover a missing manuscript, the unknown history of an English Cathedral, and the secret of the Holy Grail. Arthur Prescott is happiest when surrounded by the ancient books and manuscripts of the Barchester Cathedral library. Increasingly, he feels like a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2017

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOV

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LOV

Scanlon, Elizabeth Garton

Summary: In a series of letters a student laments the absence of her teacher and daily routine, but she soon realizes there are benefits to mixing things up, and that perhaps having a substitue teacher is not so bad afterall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/HYPERION 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E VER

Cruikshank, Jeffrey L.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mysterious Press 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CRU

DePree, Traci.

Summary: The peaceful town of Lake Emily will never be the same when Trudy Ploog comes to stay! A hopeful story of facing the challenges of life with courage and learning to see with eyes of grace, "Dandelions in a Jelly Jar" gently reminds you that the best bouquets are dandelions. -Goodreads

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WaterBrook Press 2004

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEP

Montgomery, L. M. (Lucy Maud)

Summary: Sixteen year old Anne Shirley is now a school teacher in a small village on Prince Edward Island.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway Digital Audio 2009

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC MON

Kim, YeShil.

Summary: The ten mice in Ms. Tulip's class learn that tomorrow is her birthday and get busy planning a surprise party and gift for her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE KIM

Oliver, Ilanit.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Mrs. Hoggenmuller is being considered for teacher of the year, and Olivia goes all out to see that the class performs its best. Will her favorite teacher get the award?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2012

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1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE OLI

Goodman, Carol.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOO