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Lasky, Kathryn.

Summary: A diary account of thirteen-year-old Kathleen Bowen's life in Washington, D.C. in 1917, as she juggles concerns about the national battle for women's suffrage, the war in Europe, and her own school work and family. Includes a historical note.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC LAS

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: Y DA

Punter, Russell

Summary: "Kitty Kat is off the the capital of the U.S.A. Tag along as he checks out all the famous sites, from the White House to the Lincoln Memorial. Cruise the Potomac, browse in the world's biggest library and discover American history in this modern version of the classic rhyme."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: EDC Publishing 2018

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Kelly, Katy

Summary: Eight-year-old Lucy Rose keeps a diary of her first year in Washington, D.C., her home since her parents separation, where she spends time with her grandparents, makes new friends, and longs to convince her teacher to let her take care of the class pet during a holiday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION Kelly 2004

Roy, Ron

Summary: When they discover that one of the thumbs has been broken off the statue in the Lincoln Memorial, KC and Marshall set out to learn what happened and restore the thumb before a ceremony honoring the sculptor.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2005

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J CM 5

Marciano, John Bemelmans.

Summary: Madeline and the other orphans of the vine-covered house in Paris spend Easter at the White House visiting with the President's daughter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2020

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Uss, Christina

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Summary: Left at the Mostly Silent Monastery in Washington, D.C. as a toddler and home-schooled by a retired nun, twelve-year-old Bicycle rides cross-country to meet a famous cyclist who she hopes will be her first friend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret Ferguson Books, Holiday House 2018

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Marciano, John Bemelmans.

Summary: Madeline and the other orphans of the vine-covered house in Paris spend Easter at the White House visiting with the President's daughter.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MAR

Trueit, Trudi Strain

Summary: Adventure, danger, and a thrilling global mission await 12-year-old Cruz Coronado as he joins an elite school for explorers. Cruz leaves his tranquil home in Hawaii to join 23 talented kids from around the globe to train at the Explorer Academy with the world's leading scientists to become the next generation of great explorers. But for Cruz, there's more at stake. No sooner has he arrived at...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD TRU

Gangsei, Jan

Summary: Eight years after being kidnapped, Addie Webster, now sixteen, resurfaces under mysterious circumstances, significantly changed, and her childhood best friend, Darrow Fergusson, is asked by a national security advisor to spy on her to uncover whether she is a threat to her father's Presidency or the nation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2016

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

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

Thomson, Melissa

Summary: Keena and her second-grade class go on a field trip to the United States Capitol where they meet a congressman and Keena makes a big impression, which she documents in her new journal.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: JFIC THO

Patterson, James

Summary: "In Kenny Wright's active imagination he's a world famous superhero, but in the real world he's a sixth grade "Grandma's Boy" whose struggles to fit in at his Washington D.C. inner city school will put his grades and family loyalty to the test"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION PAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAT

Patterson, James

Summary: Alex Cross' son, Ali, is eager to follow in his father's footsteps as a detective, but when his best friend goes missing, what price will he have to pay to solve the mystery?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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2 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC PAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC PAT

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC PAT

Roy, Ron

Summary: When Dink, Josh, and Ruth Rose visit Washington, D.C., just before Christmas, they are inadvertently caught up in a kidnapping plot that was intended for the president's dog, but also involves the president's stepdaughter and her friend Marshall.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2008

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1 available in Juvenile- Series, Call number: J Fiction Roy 2008

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED AZSE 3

Snider, Brandon T.

Summary: When she seizes a piece of an ancient wand from the Servants of Evil, Wonder Woman discovers that it is infused with dark magic, and during her quest for the remaining pieces she realizes that the wand belongs to the evil Circe, who must be the Servants mysterious master--but when she brings the pieces to the Museum of Natural History in Washington, D.C., she discovers that some of the people...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2018

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE SNI

Angleberger, Tom.

Summary: The seventh graders of McQuarrie Middle School and their Star Wars-inspired Origami finger puppets go on a field trip to Washington, D.C., on what proves to be a very long trip full of shifting alliances, betrayals, carsickness, and sugar rushes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD ANG

Larson, Kirby

Summary: In 1910, Audacity Jones is an eleven-year-old orphan living a monotonous life at Miss Maisie's School for Wayward Girls, and wondering why nothing exciting ever happens--but when the mysterious Commodore Crutchfield whisks her away to Washington D.C., she finds herself involved in a sinister and dangerous plot against the president of the United States.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2016

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC LAR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION LAR

Barnes, Jennifer (Jennifer Lynn)

Summary: When her grandfather develops dementia, sixteen-year-old Tess, who has been keeping his Montana ranch going, is whisked away to Washington, D.C., by a sister she barely knows and thrown into a world of politics, power, wealth, love triangles, and family secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2015

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION BAR

Roy, Ron

Summary: When doctored photographs of the President of the United States appear after an innocent Halloween party, his stepdaughter KC and her friend Marshall have to find the culprit in order to save the President's chances for re-election.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2008

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED CM 10

Osborne, Mary Pope.

Summary: The magic tree house whisks Jack and Annie to Washington D.C. in the 1860s where they meet Abraham Lincoln and collect a feather that will help break a magic spell.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2011

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

Johnson, Alaya Dawn

Summary: Emily Bird is an African American high school senior in Washington D.C., member of a privileged medical family, on the verge of college and the edge of the drug culture, and not really sure which way she will go--then one day she wakes up in the hospitalwith no memory of what happened.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arthur A. Levine Books, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2014

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

Roy, Ron

Summary: As they leave a Fourth of July celebration with the President of the United States, KC and Marshall see unauthorized fireworks at the FBI Building and decide to unmask the culprit and his plans for blackmail.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2006

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED CM 6

Smith, Nikki Shannon

Summary: Azaleah loved her class field trip to the National Zoo in Washington D.C, and is looking forward to earning extra credit by building a diorama of a tiger in his natural habitat for extra credit--but before she can even begin her task she has to solve themystery of her younger sister's favorite missing stuffed animal because her parents and older sister are too busy and Tiana is ready to throw a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2020

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

Warner, Gertrude Chandler

Summary: The Alden children suspect that the other guests are somehow involved when things begin to disappear at the bed and breakfast where they are staying in Washington, D.C.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A. Whitman 1994

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Barry, Dave

Summary: When the eighth grade civics class of Miami's Culver Middle School goes on a trip to Washington, D.C., Wyatt Palmer finds himself in deep trouble before the plane even lands because his best friend Matt's decided the men sitting behind them are terrorists--and it's up to the boys to stop them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney/Hyperion 2015

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

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC BAR

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