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Summary: "The editors of Cabin Living magazine share their considerable knowledge of American cabins in thirty detailed stories from across the country." -- From back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press, an imprint of Globe Pequot 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 728.7 CAB

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 728.7 CAB

Summary: At their lakeside vacation home, Ann, George and their son have unexpected visitors: two well-spoken, well-bred young men wearing polite smiles and preppy sportswear. The visitors want to play a game. "You bet that you'll be alive tomorrow at 9:00, and we bet that you'll be dead. OK?" As the terrorized family fights to survive, each plan is thwarted, each option closed, each hour closer to what...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2008

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE FUN

Brashares, Ann

Summary: Summer for Sasha and Ray means the sprawling old house on Long Island. Since they were children, they've shared almost everything--reading the same books, running down the same sandy footpaths to the beach, eating peaches from the same market, laughing around the same sun-soaked dining table. Even sleeping in the same bed, on the very same worn cotton sheets. But they've never met. Sasha's dad...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Paul, Linda Leigh.

Summary: "Once rustic & simple, the cabin is now comfortable & chic. 'The cabin book' offers a wonderful variety of forms & explores the most innovative designs in cabin architecture."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Universe 2004

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Summary: "The minute she sets eyes on it, Molly Pargeter knows that the Tuscan villa she has found to lease is perfect for her family's summer holiday. She is powerfully drawn to its rustic beauty and to the enigma of its absentee landlord. Never mind that her husband and teenaged daughter are vocally unenthusiastic and that her outrageously extroverted father tricks them into taking him...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn Media 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV SUM

Arnoux, Alexandra d'.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: C. Potter 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 909 D'Arn

Carr, Robyn.

Summary: For the Hempsteads, two sisters who married two brothers and had three daughters each, summers were idyllic. The women would escape the city the moment school was out to gather at the family house on Lake Waseka. The lake was a magical place, a haven where they were happy and carefree. All of their problems drifted away as the days passed in sun-dappled contentment. Until the summer that...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC CAR

Koski, Nikki.

Summary: No-nonsense rules for shared-ownership cottages to help prevent conflicts and make the best of any property-sharing situation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Self-Counsel Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 333 KOS

Parish, Herman

Summary: "Amelia Bedelia and her mother share a summer vacation home at the shore with her aunt Mary and her cousin Jason, who has a wicked sense of adventure and a nose for trouble"--

Format: text

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hollander, Stuart J.

Summary: "Whether you're a parent planning to pass on a cottage to your children, someone who has inherited a cabin with your siblings or other relatives, or someone who is thinking about buying a vacation home, you want to know how to keep the property in the family--and avoid squabbles over it. This book tells you how. You'll find out how to:. Prevent a family member from forcing a sale of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2013

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 346.73 Hollander 2013

Summary: A pair of siblings from London purchases a surprisingly affordable, lonely cliff-top house in Cornwall, only to discover that it actually carries a ghostly price. Soon they're caught up in a bizarre romantic triangle from beyond the grave. A tragic family past, a mysteriously locked room, cold chills, bumps in the night--this gothic Hollywood classic has it all.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Horror DVDs, Call number: DVD HORROR UNI

Blais, Madeleine

Summary: "In the 1970s, Madeleine Blais' in-laws purchased a vacation house on Martha's Vineyard for the exorbitant sum of $80,000. 2.2 miles down a poorly marked, one lane dirt road, the house was better termed a shack--it had no electricity, no modern plumbing, the roof leaked, and mice had invaded the walls. It was perfect. Sitting on Tisbury Great Pond--well-stocked with oysters and crab for foraged...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BLAIS, MADELEINE BLA

Summary: At their lakeside vacation home, Ann, George and their son have unexpected visitors: two well-spoken, well-bred young men wearing polite smiles and preppy sportswear. The visitors want to play a game. "You bet that you'll be alive tomorrow at 9:00, and we bet that you'll be dead. OK?" As the terrorized family fights to survive, each plan is thwarted, each option closed, each hour closer to what...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Han, Jenny.

Summary: The summer after her first year of college, Isobel "Belly" Conklin is faced with a choice between Jeremiah and Conrad Fisher, brothers she has always loved, when Jeremiah proposes marriage and Conrad confesses that he still loves her.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

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Summary: Suspense and screams abound in this shocking true story based on the most infamous unsolved murder case in American history. On April 11 1981, Sue Sharp and her family are enjoying their stay at Cabin 28 in the peaceful holiday resort of Keddie. But a day of fun at the remote getaway turns into a heart stopping nightmare as nightfall brings masked strangers to the Cabin. A brutal battle for...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 4 Digital Media 2017

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD CAB

Mulfinger, Dale

Summary: "Since the beginning of the 20th century, cabin retreats have held a unique place in the lives and lore of many American families. In The Family Cabin, author and "cabinologist" Dale Mulfinger expires the role that cabins have had and continue to have in family bonding and as a repository for family history, nostalgia, and cherished memories. This collection brings together 37 new and old...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Taunton Press, Inc. 2017

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Han, Jenny.

Summary: Belly spends the summer she turns sixteen at the beach just like every other summer of her life, but this time things are very different.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Siddons, Anne Rivers.

Summary: Every August, four women gather together to spend a week at the beach, renting a new house each year. The ritual began when they were in their twenties and their husbands were in medical school. Their only criteria was oceanfront and isolation, their only desire to strengthen their far-flung friendships. They called themselves the Girls of August. But when one of the Girls dies tragically, the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Playaway 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC SID

English, Molly Hyde.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2007

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: 728 ENG

Lovatt-Smith, Lisa

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Whitney Library 1998

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 728.72 LOV

Summary: Many generations ago, the cabin was the backbone of American life; it was the headquarters of that important unit--the home. It provided shelter, protection, and a foundation upon which to build a great empire. The pioneer cabin, understandably, was a necessity. Even in today's modern and complex world, many people still reside in cabins built to withstand permanent housing. In addition, cabins...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Skyhorse Publishing 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 690.873 HOW

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: L.F. Garlinghouse 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 690 Vacation

Brown, Sandra

Summary: When a serial killer who leaves a blue ribbon at the site of his victims' last sightings appears in the peaceful town of Cleary, North Carolina, police chief Dutch Burton finds the case complicated by his ex-wife's disappearance during a blizzard.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC BRO

Chamberlin, Holly

Summary: In a picturesque shore town in Maine, the members of a family in flux explore their ties to a beautiful beach house--and to each other.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kensington Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CHA