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Walters, Damien Angelica

Summary: "In 1991, Heather Cole and her friends were members of the Dead Girls Club. Obsessed with the macabre, the girls exchanged stories about serial killers and imaginary monsters, like the Red Lady, the spirit of a vengeful witch killed centuries before. Heather knew the stories were just that, until her best friend Becca began insisting the Red Lady was real - and she could prove it. That belief...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crooked Lane 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAL

Mullen, Diane C.

Summary: Count the ways two hands, three days cleaning up, four planter boxes, and many more steps show how city neighbors transform one little abandoned lot into a beautiful community garden.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE MUL

Tan, Shaun

Summary: A collection of illustrated short stories, each one about the relationship of humans and the animals, both wild and domestic, that share the urban environment of the inner city.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Consider This, Call number: YA FIC TAN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC TAN

Briggs, Patricia

Summary: Mercy Thompson must face a deadly enemy to defend all she loves. The reality is that nothing and no one is safe. As generals and politicians face off with the Gray Lords of the fae, a storm is coming and her name is Death.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC BRI

Clare, Cassandra

Summary: High Warlock Magnus Bane learns that a demon-worshiping cult, the Crimson Hand, is wreaking havoc across Europe, threatening more than just his romantic getaway with new boyfriend, Alec Lightwood.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Endy.

Summary: The dust has settled from havoc that took place In My Hood. No one thought there'd be anyone left standing, but out of the ashes emerges Nettie, a street-smart diva on a fearless mission to create one of the illest crews The Brick City has seen in decades. But she doesn't plan on falling head over heels for Wild, a local bad boy. Now playing the position as his ride-or-die chick, Nettie is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Melodrama Publishing 2007

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Briggs, Patricia

Summary: They are the wild and the broken. The werewolves too damaged to live safely among their own kind. For their own good, they have been exiled to the outskirts of Aspen Creek, Montana. Close enough to the Marrok's pack to have its support; far enough away to not cause any harm. With their Alpha out of the country, Charles and Anna are on call when an SOS comes in from the fae mate of one such...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRI

McInerney, Jay

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "The crowning achievement from the preeminent writer of his generation: following Brightness Falls and The Good Life, Bright, Precious Things builds on a series increasingly akin to John Updike's Rabbit novels but with a long-standing if weathered couple at its heart. Russell and Corrine Calloway seem to be living the New York dream: book parties one night and high-society charity events the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McInerney 2016

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu

Summary: Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, and pride in her Afro-Latino roots. But pride might not be enough to save her rapidly gentrifying neighborhood from becoming unrecognizable. When the wealthy Darcy family moves in across the street, Zuri wants nothing to do with their two teenage sons, even as her older sister, Janae, starts to fall for the charming Ainsley. She especially...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC ZOB

Laken, Valerie.

Summary: Hoping to rekindle their troubled marriage while renovating a historic house in Ann Arbor, Kate and Stuart Kinzler learn that the house had been the scene of a devastating crime thirty years earlier.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAK

McCall Smith, Alexander

Summary: "Scotland Street witnesses the wedding of the century of Angus Lordie to Domenica Macdonald, but as the newlyweds depart on their honeymoon, Edinburgh is in disarray. While recovering from the trauma of being best man, Matthew is taken up by a Dane called Bo. Cyril eludes his dog-sitter and embarks on an odyssey involving fox holes and the official residence of a cardinal. Narcissist Bruce...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction McCall Smith 2014

Rosnay, Tatiana de

Summary: "Paris, France: 1860s. Hundreds of houses are being razed, whole neighborhoods reduced to ashes. By order of Emperor Napoleon III, Baron Haussman has set into motion a series of large-scale renovations that will permanently alter the face of old Paris, molding it into a modern city. The reforms will erase generations of history-but in the midst of the tumult, one woman will take a stand. Rose...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DER

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROS

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Rosnay 2012

O'Farrell, Maggie

Summary: "Daniel Sullivan, a young American professor reeling from a failed marriage and a brutal custody battle, is on holiday in Ireland when he falls in love with Claudette, a world famous sexual icon and actress who fled fame for a reclusive life in a rural village. Together, they make an idyllic life in the country, raising two more children in blissful seclusion until a secret from Daniel's past...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC OFA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction O'Farrell 2016

Rosnay, Tatiana de

Summary: Paris, France: 1860s. Whole neighborhoods reduced to ashes. By order of Emperor Napoleon III, Baron Haussman has set into motion a series of large-scale renovations that will alter the face of Paris, molding it into a 'modern city.' The reforms will erase generations of history - but in the tumult, one woman will take a stand. Rose Bazelet refuses to leave, taking refuge in her basement, where...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Brogden, James

Summary: "After her hand is amputated following a tragic accident, Rachel Cooper suffers vivid nightmares of a woman imprisoned in the trunk of a hollow tree, screaming for help. When she begins to experience phantom sensations of leaves and earth with her missing limb, Rachel is terrified she is going mad... but then another hand takes hers, and the trapped woman is pulled into our world. This woman...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Titan Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BRO

Zoboi, Ibi Aanu

Summary: Zuri Benitez has pride. Brooklyn pride, family pride, and pride in her Afro-Latino roots. But pride might not be enough to save her rapidly gentrifying neighborhood from becoming unrecognizable. When the wealthy Darcy family moves in across the street, Zuri wants nothing to do with their two teenage sons, even as her older sister, Janae, starts to fall for the charming Ainsley. She especially...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC ZOB

Thornton, Mark R.

Summary: "This lean, raw, and surprising debut is a deeply moving and powerful story of Moses, a nine-year-old survivor of the harsh streets of Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. Moses longs for something outside the grim existence he has known. He and his friend Kioso hitch a ride out of the city on the back of a truck only to find themselves in the wilderness where their street wisdom no longer helps them as...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Publishing 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC THO

Armstrong, Kelley

Summary: The disappearing hitchhiker is one of the hoariest urban legends, and no one knows that better than Gabriel Walsh, a lawyer who grew up on folklore and myth. When Patrick--author of books on the supernatural--brings him the case of a hitchhiking woman in white who vanished on a country road after accepting a ride from a businessman, Gabriel knows the Cainsville elder is just trying to wheedle...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Subterranean Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ARM

Harrison, Kim

Summary: "Rachel Morgan's come a long way from the clutzy runner of Dead Witch Walking. She's faced vampires and werewolves, banshees, witchs, and soul-eating demons. She's crossed worlds, channeled gods, and accepted her place as a day-walking demon. She's lost friends and lovers and family, and an old enemy has become something much more. But power demands responsibility, and world-changers must...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Voyager 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Kadrey, Richard

Summary: "Sandman Slim returns in a stunning, high-octane thriller filled with the intense kick-ass action and inventive fantasy that are the hallmarks of New York Times bestselling author Richard Kadrey. The request from Thomas Abbot, the Augur of the Sub Rosa council, couldn't come at a better time for James Stark, aka Sandman Slim. For a man who's most recently met Death and death's killer a few...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Voyager, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KAD

Grimes, Linda.

Summary: "Linda Grimes's sexy and hilarious urban fantasy series that began with In a Fix and Quick Fix continues in The Big Fix. Aura adaptor extraordinaire Ciel Halligan, who uses her chameleon-like abilities to fix her clients' problems--as them--is filling inon set for action superstar Jackson Gunn, whose snake phobia is standing in the way of his completing his latest mega-millions Hollywood...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRI

Briggs, Patricia

Summary: "Mercy Thompson has been hailed as "a heroine who continues to grow and yet always remains true to herself."* Now she's back, and she'll soon discover that when the fae stalk the human world, it's the children who suffer... Tensions between the fae and humans are coming to a head. And when coyote shapeshifter Mercy and her Alpha werewolf mate, Adam, are called upon to stop a rampaging troll ,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION BRI

Harris, Charlaine

Summary: "From the #1 New York Times bestselling author of the Sookie Stackhouse novels--"the Mark Twain of things that live under your bed"*--comes a new novel of Midnight, Texas, the town where some secrets will never see the light of day... At Midnight's localpawnshop, weapons are flying off the shelves--only to be used in sudden and dramatic suicides right at the main crossroads in town. Who better...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION HAR

Roberson, Chris

Summary: "Izzie Lefevre was the newest investigator for the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit when she first came to Recondito, a coastal city that's been shrouded in mystery and legend for centuries. Local law enforcement had requested the Bureau's assistance in hunting a sword-wielding serial killer who'd left a dozen mutilated bodies in his wake. Patrick Tevake was a local homicide detective assigned to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Night Shade Books 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

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