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Agrimbau, Diego

Summary: In this graphic retelling of Virgil's classic tale, Aeneas escapes from Troy with the survivors and wanders the Mediterranean, undergoing many adventures and trials, before ultimately founding the city that will become Rome.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 AGR

Ripley, Mark

Summary: Readers with inquisitive minds are guaranteed to enjoy this fascinating look at life science in action. Highlighting one of Earth s most popular animals, this book investigates the science behind the polar bear s unique adaptations. Each chapter is accompanied by vibrant photographs, which complement the text. Manageable language explains advanced concepts in an accessible manner. This...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.786 RIP

Sandford, John

Summary: Virgil Flowers investigates a miracle ... and a murder ... in the wickedly entertaining new thriller from the master of pulse-pounding thrillers. Pinion, Minnesota: a huge city of all of seven hundred folks who define the phrase 'small town'. Nothing has ever happened in Pinion and nothing ever will ... until the mayor of sorts (campaign promise: `I'll Do What I Can') comes up with a scheme to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SAN

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Sandford 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M SAN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY SAN

Summary: "A graphic nonfiction volume that introduces plant and animal adaptations that allow for survival in the wild"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, a Scott Fetzer Company 2014

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Summary: The lives of five people are intertwined by romance, friendship and rivalry. Victor has fallen for a woman, Elena. Elena wants nothing to do with Victor and she calls the cops when he shows up at her apartment. The two cops that show up are David and Sancho. Sancho is a chronic, abusive drunk and believes his wife, Clara may be having an affair with his partner, David.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2001

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1 available in NEW Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FOREIGN LIV

Messner, Kate

Summary: "A book of insects, with a focus on their 'super powers'--their extraordinary and very real abilities--and an art/design style that evokes comic-book-hero-and-villain awesomeness. The book will include profiles of the animals and their powers, mixed withspreads that compare, contrast, and pit the insects against each other in a kind of 'who would win??' action format. Head-to-head combat!...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.7 MES

Summary: "Red" Redding is a lifer who knows the ropes at Maine's Shawshank State Prison. New inmate Andy Dufresne is a quiet banker, unjustly convicted of murder. Andy's indomitable will earns Red's friendship and his resourcefulness brings hope and change to the entire prison. Andy is full of surprises--and he saves his best surprise for last.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2007

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA SHA

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Shawshank 2007

Naber, Therese

Summary: From the scorching dunes of the Sahara Desert to the crushing depths of the Mariana Trench, our world contains many inhospitable landscapes. The Science of Survival explores the amazing adaptations animals and humans have developed in order to survive in some of the harshest circumstances on Earth and beyond. Easy-to-read text and vivid images bring this subject to life. Features include a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Core Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2017

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 578.4 NAB

Vilardi, Debbie

Summary: "This book introduces readers to the science behind animal adaptations. Students learn about how camels' humps help them store food and remain cool in the hot desert. Vivid photographs and easy-to-read text aid comprehension for early readers. QR Codes in the book give readers access to book-specific resources to further their learning. Aligned to Common Core Standards and correlated to state...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cody Koala, an imprint of Pop! 2019

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 591.4 VIL

Summary: The migration of the Joad family to California from their dust-bowl farm in Oklahoma during the Great Depression.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2004

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA GRA

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD G

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Grapes

Summary: Eighteen of Alfred Hitchcock's early films (1926-1939), and two episodes of his television program (1955-1962). Includes 55 minutes of movie trailers spanning Hitchcock's legendary career.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mill Creek Entertainment 2007

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1 available in Crime / Mystery DVDs, Call number: DVD CRIME/MYSTERY ALF

Craughwell, Thomas J.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Paraclete Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 242.34 CRA

Bareuther, Carol.

Summary: "Fodor's correspondents highlight the best of the Virgin Islands, including shopping on St. Thomas, hiking on St. John, and bar-hopping on Jost Van Dyke. Our local experts vet every recommendation to ensure you make the most of your time, whether it's your first trip or your fifth." --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2018

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Yanique, Tiphanie.

Summary: " A major debut from an award-winning writer-an epic family saga set against the magic and the rhythms of the Virgin Islands. In the early 1900s an important ship sinks into the Caribbean Sea, just as the Virgin Islands are transferred from Danish to American rule. Orphaned by the sunk vessel are two sisters and their half-brother, now faced with an uncertain identity and future. Each of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC YAN

Mara, Nichole

Summary: A board book showing the great diversity of feet in the natural world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Appleseed, an imprint of Abrams 2017

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MAR BOARD

Knott, Robert

Summary: Territorial Marshals Virgil Cole and Everett Hitch are back in Appaloosa, where things have been exceptionally quiet. Then an ominous storm rolls in, bringing along a band of night riders with a devious scheme who show up at the Rio Blanco camp, where a three-hundred-foot bridge is under construction. When Sheriff Sledge Driskill and his deputies respond, and then go missing, Virgil and Everett...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wheeler Publishing Large Print, A part of Gale, Cengage Learning 2014

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC KNO

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC KNO

Collard, Sneed B.

Summary: A first look at the variety, roles, and sources of colors in birds, featuring photographs by the author and his son.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bucking Horse Books 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598 COL

Kaner, Etta

Summary: "Ever thought of plants as sneaky or tricky? Probably not. But after reading this book, you might think differently. In this latest non-fiction book by the award-winning author Etta Kaner, readers are introduced to variety of plants from around the world that use trickery to survive and thrive. From the shape-changing Boquila vine that avoids the threat of being eaten by blending in with its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Owlkids Books 2020

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Leopold, George

Summary: Unlike other American astronauts, Virgil I. "Gus" Grissom never had the chance to publish his memoirs save for an account of his role in the Gemini program before the tragic launch pad fire on January 27, 1967, which took his life and those of Edward White and Roger Chaffee. The international prestige of winning the Moon Race cannot be understated, and Grissom played a pivotal and enduring role...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Purdue University Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GRISSOM, GUS LEO

Knott, Robert

Summary: Managing an influx of carpetbaggers, gamblers, thieves and other disreputables in prosperous Appaloosa, Cole and Hitch are challenged by a flashy and womanizing casino owner who proves slippery when he is implicated in a series of murders.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KNO

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Knott 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: W KNO

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1 available in Adult, Call number: WESTERN KNO

Sandford, John

Summary: When a woman from a community where he exposed school-board corruption years earlier is found dead, Virgil Flowers identifies clues linking the case to a 20-year high school reunion and its related traumas, dramas and rivalries.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2017

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

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

Sandford, John

Summary: "Wheatfield, Minnesota, is a metropolis of six hundred souls and change for which the word 'moribund' might have been coined. Nothing ever happened there, and nothing ever would, until the mayor (of sorts-campaign slogan: 'I'll do what I can') and his precocious teenage buddy come up with a scheme to put Wheatfield on the map. Should something dramatic occur-say, an apparition of the Virgin...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

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

Sandford, John

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: "An off-duty Coast Guardsman is fishing with his family when he calls in some suspicious behavior from a nearby boat. It's a snazzy craft, slick and outfitted with extra horsepower, and is zipping along until it slows to pick up a surfaced diver, a diver who was apparently alone, without his own boat, in the middle of the ocean. None of it makes sense unless there's something hinky going on,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2021

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

Keyse-Walker, John

Summary: "After barely surviving the first criminal investigation in living memory on the sun-drenched British Virgin island of Anegada, Constable Teddy Creque has spent the past six months trying to weather the aftermath and move on with his life. Now, with a promotion and a medal of honor, he's newly committed to the job. So when a young woman dies in a shark attack off the coast of a neighboring...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Minotaur Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KEY

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