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Spradlin, Michael P.

Summary: In 1945 twelve-year-old Patrick and his younger brother Teddy stowaway on the U.S.S. Indianapolis in a desperate attempt to get back to the Philippines where they last saw their parents, just before the Japanese invasion--but when the ship is sunk they find themselves clinging to a piece of debris without food or water, and with hungry sharks circling below.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC SPR

Nuño, Fran

Summary: "There are places that remind us of happy moments. Zoe, a little girl who has to flee from her city with her family because of a war, remembers them before she leaves. She uses them to draw a 'map of good memories,' knowing that they will always be with her."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Spradlin, Michael P.

Summary: When his helicopter crashes in Kunar Province in Afghanistan, Lieutenant Jamal Jenkins is cut off from the forward base where the rest of his pararescue team is under fire--injured and captured by the Taliban Jenkins struggles to survive while the rest of his team sets out to find and rescue him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2018

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

Gratz, Alan

Summary: On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

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Summary: Selected war time short stories read aloud by an assortment of distinguished actors.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Symphony Space 2007

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

Forester, C. S. (Cecil Scott)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Naval Institute Press 1998

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.912 FOR

Abraham, Daniel

Summary: Lord Regent Geder Palliako's war has led his nation and the priests of the spider goddess to victory after victory. No power has withstood him, except for the heart of the one woman he desires. As the violence builds and the cracks in his rule begin to show, he will risk everything to gain her love or else her destruction. Clara Kalliam, the loyal traitor, is torn between the woman she once was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orbit 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ABR

Reedy, Trent

Summary: Danny Wright is considered to be a hero by many in the rebel held area of Idaho and the Northwest, but he has little faith in what passes for a government there, or in the secretive and repressive Brotherhood--and when nuclear weapons are detonated in Washington, D.C. and New York, the Civil War suddenly turns into World War III.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2016

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

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

Duncan, Emily A.

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Summary: Nadya, a girl who can speak to gods, must save her people without destroying herself. A prince in danger must decide who to trust. A boy with a monstrous secret waits in the wings. In a centuries-long war, their paths entwine in a shadowy world of spilled blood and mysterious saints. Together, they must assassinate the king and stop the war. But a forbidden romance threatens to tip the scales...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wednesday Books 2019

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Borchert, Wolfgang

Summary: Collection of short stories and a one-act play.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [New Directions] 1971

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BOR

Pacat, C. S.

Summary: With their countries on the brink of war, Damen and his new master, Prince Laurent, must exchange the intrigues of the palace for the sweeping might of the battlefield as they travel to the border to avert a lethal plot. Forced to hide his identity, Damen finds himself increasingly drawn to the dangerous, charismatic Laurent. But as the fledgling trust between the two men deepens, the truth of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley Books 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PAC

Hartman, Rachel

Summary: "Seraphina, half-dragon and half-human, searches for others like her who can make the difference in the war between dragons and humans in the kingdom of Goredd"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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

Turtledove, Harry.

Summary: When the Duke of Bari suddenly dies, the neighboring nation of Algarve, long seething over its defeat a generation ago in the Six Years' Wars, sees its chance to bring Bari into the fold ... an action which the other countries surrounding Algarve cannot, by treaty, tolerate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor 2000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TUR

Babelʹ, I. (Isaak)

Summary: "The brutalities and dualities of war and religion unflinchingly depicted by this major Russian-Jewish writer War's mess and muddle, the brutality and the inanity of fighting-few have better captured this than Isaac Babel, who was a journalist with the Soviet First Cavalry Army. His unflinching portrayal of the murderous havoc of battle is offset by an unexpected and wry humour: having seen the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pushkin 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAB

Deutermann, Peter T.

Summary: "The Iceman is an action-packed World War II military thriller featuring a daring United States Navy submarine commander during the Pacific war in 1942-43. In 1942, off the port city of St. Nazaire in occupied France, a United States Navy S-class submarine assigned to the Royal Navy lurks just outside the borders of the minefield protecting a German U-boat base. Lieutenant Commander Malachi...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DEU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION DEU

Flint, Eric

Summary: Armed with new weapons inspired by the time-displaced Americans of Grantville, the Turks--led by the young, dynamic, and ruthless Murad IV--are determined to do what they were unable to do in the universe the Americans came from: capture Vienna. And this time they won't have to face massive reinforcements from Austria's allies, because the only army Emperor Gustav Adolf can send to Austria is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Baen 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FLI

Waller, Jae

Summary: "Seventeen-year-old Kateiko doesn't want to be Rin anymore -- not if it means sacrificing lives to protect the dead. Her only way out is to join another tribe, which means a one-way trek through the coastal rainforest. Killing a colonial soldier in the woods isn't part of the plan. Neither is spending the winter with Tiernan, an immigrant who keeps a sword with his carpentry tools. His log...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ECW 2018

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

Yancey, Richard

Summary: Surviving the first four waves was nearly impossible. Now Cassie Sullivan finds herself in a new world, a world in which the fundamental trust that binds people together is gone. Cassie and her friends haven't seen the depths to which the Others will sink, nor have the Others seen the heights to which humanity will rise, in the ultimate battle between life and death, hope and despair, love and...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: YA-CD FIC YAN

McAulty, Todd

Summary: A thrilling adventure in a world one step away from total subjugation by machines After long years of war, the United States has sued for peace, yielding to a brutal coalition of nations ruled by fascist machines. One quarter of the country is under foreign occupation. Manhattan has been annexed by a weird robot monarchy, and in Tennessee, a permanent peace is being delicately negotiated...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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

Saadawi, Aḥmad

Summary: After he constructs a corpse from body parts found on the street, Hadi wants the government to prepare a proper burial, but when the corpse goes missing, a series of strange murders occur and Hadi realizes he has created a monster.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2018

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Smith, Andrew (Andrew Anselmo)

Summary: Stranded aboard the lunar cruise ship Tennessee, Cager Messer and his best friend, Billy, both sixteen, are surrounded by insane robots while watching thirty simultaneous wars turn Earth into a toxic wasteland.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2018

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

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

Garretson, Dee

Summary: "It's 1918, and war is raging across Europe. When Lady Mina Tretheway receives a telegram at boarding school, she doesn't want to read it--telegrams never bring good news. The message is written in a cryptic code, and Mina is soon pulled out of school and into a secret wartime mission with a dashing American spy" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Swoon Reads 2019

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

Campbell, Rick

Summary: "Xiang Li Cheng, the President of the People's Republic of China, has both a problem and a plan. The problem is that the limited supply of oil available to China is threatening to derail his country's economic growth and prosperity. But to secure access to those resources, he must contend with powerful U.S. Navy and the Pacific Fleet. After a decades-long largely secret military build up, Cheng...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Campbell 2015

Hemingway, Ernest

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: RC Large Print 2005

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 818.52 HEM