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Lethem, Jonathan.

Summary: "A dazzling novel from one of our finest writers--an epic yet intimate family saga about three generations of all-American radicals At the center of Jonathan Lethem's superb new novel stand two extraordinary women. Rose Zimmer, the aptly nicknamed Red Queen of Sunnyside, Queens, is an unreconstructed Communist and mercurial tyrant who terrorizes her neighborhood and her family with the ferocity...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LET

Anderson, B. Kent

Summary: "When the first page of a shocking Civil War-era document is unearthed in Oklahoma, history professor Nick Journey is called in to evaluate the find--and is promptly attacked by two men armed with Special Forces weapons. Federal agent Meg Tolman's investigation into Journey's attack uncovers more troubling questions than answers. She soon finds herself joining Journey's cross-country quest to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AND

Wallace, Nicolle.

Summary: Charlotte Kramer, the first female president, finds her marriage and the safety of the American people in peril after rumors of her husband's infidelity circulate and her national security advisor makes grave errors of judgment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Washington Square Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

Gingrich, Newt

Summary: "Leading politician and bestselling author Newt Gingrich has teamed with novelist Pete Earley to create a gripping thriller to which Gingrich brings his unparalleled understanding of Washington's corridors of power. The greatest nightmare for the free world today would be a Master Terrorist hiding somewhere, coordinating radical Islamic groups at the highest level around the globe. In...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Street 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GIN

North, Oliver.

Summary: In 2032, conservative Christians have been driven underground by a repressive government that discredits a former war hero during an effort to rescue a kidnapped scientist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Threshold Editions 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NOR

DuBois, Brendan

Summary: In the dark aftermath of World War III, Samuel Simpson, an idealistic journalist, volunteers to become a records-keeper for a U.N. war crimes investigation team in New York State and suddenly finds himself and others the target of an unknown enemy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Minotaur 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DUB

Canin, Ethan.

Summary: In the early 1970s, Corey Sifter, the son of working-class parents, becomes a yard boy on the grand estate of the powerful Metarey family. Soon, through the family's generosity, he is a student at a private boarding school and an aide to the great New York senator Henry Bonwiller, who is running for president of the United States. Before long, Corey finds himself involved with one of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAN

Adler-Olsen, Jussi

Summary: Sixteen years before Democratic Senator Bruce Jansen was elected president of the United States, a PR stunt brought together five very different people: fourteen-year-old Dorothy "Doggie" Rogers, small-town sheriff T. Perkins, single mother Rosalie Lee, well-known journalist John Bugatti, and the teenage son of one of Jansen's employees, Wesley Barefoot. In spite of their differences, the five...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton, an imprint of Penguin Random House LLC 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ADL

Beck, Glenn.

Summary: An unprecedented attack on U.S. soil shakes the country to the core and puts into motion a frightening plan, decades in the making, to transform America and demonize all those who stand in the way. Exposing the plan and revealing the conspirators behind it, PR executive Noah Gardner hatches his own plan to save both the woman he loves and the individual freedoms he once took for granted.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: LP FIC BEC

Gough, Julian

Summary: "In a world run by computers, hackers have power--and awkward, homeschooled Colt is among the best. But when Colt secretly submits his mother Naomi's breakthrough research to a biotech conference, and it is immediately shut down, mother and son are forced to go on the run. Now Colt is coding for his life. As the military, and Colt's father, hunt them through a Las Vegas of self-driving cars and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nan A. Talese/Doubleday 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GOU

Martin, David Lozell

Summary: A depiction of a dystopian world finds the leader of a decimated America declaring himself king, with unexpected results, in a fictional account based on the theory that American-style democracy does not provide solutions to today's global problems.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MAR

Ellis, Warren.

Summary: Private detective Michael McGill received a call from the president's chief of staff, to look for the "backup" and "secret constitution" devised by our Founding Fathers, to be used to "drive the country back to a time when civility, God, and mom's homemade apple pie were all that mattered". However, no one can seem to find it. The author, Warren Ellis, gives us a glimpse of the results that the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media 2007

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

Wallace, Irving

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster 1964

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

Barnes, John

Summary: In a devastated, splintered, post-apocalyptic United States, with technology thrown back to biplanes, black powder, and steam trains, a tiny band of visionaries struggles to recreate Constitutional government and civilization itself, as a New Dark Age takes shape around them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Hardcover 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAR

Uris, Leon

Summary: A man who is seeking election as president of the United States discovers that his biological parents were Jews. He is Quinn O'Connell, a Jew adopted by Irish Catholic parents and his opponent prepares to exploit this.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC URI

Roth, Rebekah

Summary: "The glamorous life of an international flight attendant can be anything but, as Vera Hanson discovered the morning one of her crew members was found murdered in a Paris hotel room. That morning began to put into focus some of the experiences of Vera's thilrty year airline career, which she had purposely been avoiding. It caused her to look more deeply into the questions surrounding 9/11 that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KTYS media 2015

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Key, Walter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Severn House 2007

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRA

Beck, Glenn.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

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

Beck, Glenn.

Summary: An unprecedented attack on U.S. soil shakes the country to the core and puts into motion a frightening plan, decades in the making, to transform America and demonize all those who stand in the way. Exposing the plan and revealing the conspirators behind it, PR executive Noah Gardner hatches his own plan to save both the woman he loves and the individual freedoms he once took for granted.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Threshold Editions/Mercury Radio Arts 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BEC

Clancy, Tom

Summary: In the year 2010, computers are the new superpowers. Those who control them, control the world. To enforce the Net Laws, Congress creates the ultimate computer security agency within the FBI: the Net Force. A list of every U.S. spy in the Euro-Asian theater ... the movements of rival drug cartels ... Someone with access to classified information is posting it on the Internet --- and it's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 1999

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CLA

McNees, Kelly O'Connor

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Summary: In 1932, New York City, top reporter Lorena "Hick" Hickok starts each day with a front page byline--and finishes it swigging bourbon and planning her next big scoop. But an assignment to cover FDR's campaign--and write a feature on his wife, Eleanor--turns Hick's hard-won independent life on its ear. Soon her work, and the secret entanglement with the new first lady, will take her from New York...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pegasus Books 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCN

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCN

Safire, William

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SAF

Cussler, Clive.

Summary: Dirk Pitt is enlisted to spearhead the rescue of a vital document for the United States. To an energy-starved, economically devastated America, possession of this document is worth billions. But to Great Britain, it's worth a war. Pitt's quest plunges him into a head-to-head confrontation with Britain's most cunning secret agent--and into the throes of a torrid love triangle. As time runs out...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1981

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CUS

Ellroy, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ELL