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Eason, K.

5 holds on 3 copies

Summary: Princess Rory Thorne must use the fairy blessings gifted to her at birth to change the multiverse--or possibly destroy it. How Rory Thorne Destroyed the Multiverse is a feminist reimagining of familiar fairytale tropes and a story of resistance and self-determination--how small acts of rebellion can lead a princess to not just save herself, but change the course of history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DAW Books Inc. 2019

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC EAS

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Staveley, Brian

Summary: Pyrre Lakatur doesn't like the word skullsworn. It fails to capture the faith and grace, the peace and beauty of her devotion to the God of Death. She is not, to her mind, an assassin, not a murderer--she is a priestess. At least, she will be a priestess if she manages to pass her final trial. The problem isn't the killing. Pyrre has been killing and training to kill, studying with some of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC STA

Pollock, Tom.

Summary: Expelled from school, betrayed by her best friend, and virtually ignored by her widowed father, Beth Bradley is introduced to the magic and wonder of a hidden London by Filius Viae, then helps him protect it from Reach, a malign god of demolition who wants to claim the skyscraper throne for himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flux 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC POL

Maas, Sarah J.

Summary: In a land without magic, where the king rules with an iron hand, an assassin is summoned to the castle. She comes not to kill the king, but to win her freedom. If she defeats twenty-three killers, thieves, and warriors in a competition, she is released from prison to serve as the king's champion. Her name is Celaena Sardothien. The Crown Prince will provoke her. The Captain of the Guard will...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC MAA

Maas, Sarah J.

Summary: After serving out a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, 18-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien is dragged before the Crown Prince. Prince Dorian offers her her freedom on one condition: she must act as his champion in a competition to find a new royal assassin. Her opponents are men-thieves and assassins and warriors from across the empire, each sponsored by a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2012

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Maas, Sarah J.

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: After she has served a year of hard labor in the salt mines of Endovier for her crimes, Crown Prince Dorian offers eighteen-year-old assassin Celaena Sardothien her freedom on the condition that she act as his champion in a competition to find a new royal assassin.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2013

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

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

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

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

Rothfuss, Patrick

Summary: "The tale of Kvothe, from his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime-riddled city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a difficult and dangerous school of magic. In these pages, you will come to know Kvothe as a notorious magician, an accomplished thief, a masterful musician, and an infamous assassin. But this book is so much...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DAW Books 2017

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Howard, Elizabeth Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 1990

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HOW

Coe, David B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tom Doherty Associates 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COE

Kristoff, Jay

Summary: "In a world where the suns almost never set, a woman gains entry to a school of infamous assassins, seeking vengeance against the powers that destroyed her family. Daughter of an executed traitor, Mia Corvere is barely able to escape her father's failed rebellion with her life. Alone and friendless, she wanders a city built from the bones of a dead god, hunted by the Senate and its thugs. But...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KRI

Albert, Edoardo

Summary: In 604 AD, Edwin, the deposed king of Northumbria, seeks refuge at the court of King Raedwald of East Anglia. But Raedwald is urged to kill his guest by Aethelfrith, Edwin's usurper. As Edwin walks by the shore, alone and at bay, he is confronted by a mysterious figure--the missionary Paulinus--who prophesies that he will ascend to greater heights than any of his forefathers. Through battles...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALB

Bean, Sean

2 holds on 9 copies

Summary: Follows the adventures of the powerful families in the kingdom of Westeros that are constantly vying for control of the throne.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2012

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2 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD GAM

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV GAM

Manning, Matthew K.

Summary: Zora Michaels hides her genius and passion for technology behind a girly image, but when a boy goes missing just as a forest fire threatens, Zora and a Drone Academy friend help.

Format: text

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

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

Gibbs, Stuart

Summary: The CIA forces twelve-year-old Charlotte "Charlie" Thorne, a rebellious genius, to use her code-breaking skills on an epic global chase to locate Einstein's last equation before dangerous agents discover it and unlock the solution to harnessing energy.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2019

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC GIB

Rothfuss, Pat (Patrick J.)

Summary: "The tale of Kvothe, from his childhood in a troupe of traveling players, to years spent as a near-feral orphan in a crime-riddled city, to his daringly brazen yet successful bid to enter a difficult and dangerous school of magic. In these pages, you will come to know Kvothe as a notorious magician, an accomplished thief, a masterful musician, and an infamous assassin. But this book is so much...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DAW Books, Inc. 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ROT

Moriyama, Daisuke.

Contents: Her name is Sister Rosette -- Chrono's contract -- Carol of the dark city -- As you wish -- Angel on the altar -- The cry to awaken.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ADV Manga 2004

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 CHR

Cornwell, Bernard.

Summary: In Dark Age Britain, a land from which Arthur has been banished and Merlin has disappeared, a child-king sits unprotected on the throne, and it is up to Arthur, a courageous and honorable man, to preserve the lonely embers of civilization in a barbaric world

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 1997

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC COR

Emerson, Kevin

Summary: While waiting to leave Mars before it burns up just like the Earth before it, Liam and his friend Phoebe discover some facts about time and space and realize that the human race is just one of the races trying to survive in space.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walden Pond Press, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

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

Hamilton, Peter F.

Summary: The year is 3326. Nigel Sheldon, one of the founders of the Commonwealth, receives a visit from the Raiel - self-appointed guardians of the Void, the enigmatic construct at the core of the galaxy that threatens the existence of all that lives. The Raiel convince Nigel to participate in a desperate scheme to infiltrate the Void. Once inside, Nigel discovers that humans are not the only...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2014

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

Brewer, Heather.

Summary: The summer before ninth grade, when Joss sets off to meet his uncle and hunt down the beast that murdered his younger sister three years earlier, he learns he is destined to join the Slayer Society.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books 2011

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Collins, Suzanne.

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: When eleven-year-old Gregor and his two-year-old sister are pulled into a strange underground world, they trigger an epic battle involving men, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders while on a quest foretold by ancient prophecy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2003

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC COL

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Collins 2003

Pearson, Mary (Mary E.)

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "On the morning of her wedding, Princess Lia flees to a distant village. She settles into a new life, intrigued when two mysterious and handsome strangers arrive--and unaware that one is the jilted prince and the other an assassin sent to kill her. Deception abounds, and Lia finds herself on the brink of unlocking perilous secrets--even as she finds herself falling in love"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2014

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Cole, Kresley.

Summary: In the aftermath of a cataclysmic event, sixteen-year-old Evie, from a well-to-do Louisiana family, learns that her terrible visions are actually prophecies and that there are others like herself--embodiments of Tarot cards destined to engage in an epic battle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster BFYR 2012

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

Dart-Thornton, Cecilia.

Summary: Longing to know the father who left years earlier, desert boy Jarred retains the amulet left behind by his father and decides upon reaching adulthood to seek his fortune and search for news about his father.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAR