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Montgomery, Candice

Summary: On the day Torrey officially becomes a college freshman, he gets a call that might force him to drop out before he's even made it through orientation: the bee farm his beloved uncle Miles left him after his tragic death is being foreclosed on. Torrey would love nothing more than to leave behind the family and neighborhood that's bleeding him dry. But he still feels compelled to care for the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Page Street Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Owen, James A.

Summary: Three young men are entrusted with the Imaginarium Geographica, an atlas of fantastical places to which they travel in hopes of defeating the Winter King whose bid for power is related to the First World War raging in the Real World.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Dickens, Charles

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1998

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DIC

Gaiman, Neil.

Summary: The story of young Tristran Thorn and his adventures in the land of Faerie. He has fallen in love with beautiful Victoria Forester and in order to win her hand, he must retrieve a fallen star and deliver it to her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1999

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Jung, Mike

Summary: Best friends Matt and Eric are hatching a plan for one big final adventure together before Eric moves away: during the marching band competition at a Giant Amusement Park, they will sneak away to a nearby comics convention and meet their idol--a famous comic creator. Without cell phones. Or transportation. Or permission. Of course, their final adventure together is more than just that--really,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Levine Querido 2020

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

Toole, John Kennedy

Summary: When Marie decides to leave Bruce, she delivers herself of a torrent of ferocious humor and foul-mouthed vituperation concerning him and their marriage, not to mention love, hate, caring, commitment, and all the other current clich©♭ s about relationships. As he follows Marie and Bruce through breakfast, a friend' s party, and dinner, Wallace Shawn brilliantly orchestrates her savage attacks...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 1987

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC TOO

Dickens, Charles

Summary: One of the most revered works in English literature, Great Expectations traces the coming-of-age of a young orphan, Pip, from a boy of shallow aspirations into a man of maturity. From the chilling opening confrontation with an escaped convict to the grand but eerily disheveled estate of bitter old Miss Havisham, all is not what it seems in Dickens' dark tale of false illusions and thwarted...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2012

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Dickens, Charles

Summary: Great Expectations by Charles Dickens follows the life of Pip, an orphan who is a semi-autobiographical representation of Dickens himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sheba Blake Publishing 2013

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Callanan, Liam.

Summary: Set against the magnificent backdrop of Alaska in the waning days of World War II, The Cloud Atlas is an enthralling debut novel, a story of adventure and awakening-and of a young soldier who came to Alaska on an extraordinary, top-secret mission, and found a world that would haunt him forever. Drifting through the night, whisper-quiet, they were the most sublime manifestations of a desperate...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 2004

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC CAL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC CAL

Foer, Jonathan Safran

Summary: With only a yellowing photograph in hand, a young man - also named Jonathan Safran Foer - sets out to find the woman who might or might not have saved his grandfather from the Nazis. Accompanied by an old man haunted by memories of the war, an amorous dog named Sammy Davis, Junior, Junior, and the unforgettable Alex, a young Ukrainian translator who speaks in a sublimely butchered English,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FOE

Dickens, Charles

Summary: Charles Dickens' 1850 classic epic, David Copperfield, unfolds the story of David, an optimistic and hard-working lad who's orphaned in his youth. Raised initially by his brutal stepfather, who halts David's schooling and sends him to work in a factory, David eventually finds a home with his eccentric, but kind aunt, Betsey. Later in life, David trains for a career in law, but eventually...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2009

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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2 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD FIC DIC

Dickens, Charles

Summary: The orphan, Pip, and the convict, Magwitch, the beautiful Estella, and her guardian, the embittered and vengeful Miss Havisham, the ambitious lawyer, Mr. Jaggers -- all have a part to play in the mystery. Dickens supplied two endings to his great novel, both are recorded leaving the listener to judge.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 1987

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

Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray)

Summary: St. Bartholomew's Abbey sits in majestic solitude amid the wild peaks of California's high Sierra, a haven for children otherwise abandoned, and a sanctuary for those seeking insight. Odd Thomas has come here to learn to live fully again. But trouble has a way of finding Odd Thomas, and it slinks back onto his path.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2006

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

Mitchard, Jacquelyn.

Summary: Gordon McKenna's only sister Georgia and her husband are killed in a car accident, "leaving behind their baby daughter, Keefer. Gordon and his parents are able to survive their sorrow only by devoting themselves heart and soul to the care of the beloved one-year-old."--Jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIT

Novakovich, Josip

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2004

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Hedges, Peter.

Summary: Gilbert Grape, a resident of provincial Endora, Iowa, endures the eccentricities of his family and neighbors--including his mother, who is eating herself to death; his Elvis-fanatic sister; his retarded brother; and his married lover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Poseidon Press 1991

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HED

Joyce, James

Summary: The classic novel follows Stephen Dedalus from his days as a student at the Clongowes Wood School, to the deep religious conflict he experiences at a day school in Dublin, to his college years during which he challenges the conventions of his upbringing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JOY

Roberts, Nora.

Summary: Seth Quinn is finally home. It's been a long journey. After a harrowing boyhood with his drug-addicted mother, he'd been taken in by the Quinn family, growing up with three older brothers who'd watched over him with love. Now a grown man returning from Europe as a successful painter, Seth is settling down on Maryland's Eastern Shore, surrounded once again by Cam, Ethan, and Phil, their wives...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2002

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ROB

McKinty, Adrian.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCK

Neale, Michael.

Summary: Gabriel is mysteriously drawn to a ribbon of frothy water carving its way through steep canyons high in the Colorado Rockies. From deep within, Gabriel's passion for the river is undeniable. The rushing waters beckon him to experience freedom, but something holds him back.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION NEA

Dalton, John

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAL

Koontz, Dean R. (Dean Ray)

Summary: A hero on the border of life and death must avert a looming cataclysm. Over the course of two days, Odd Thomas, his soulmate Stormy Llewellyn, and an assortment of allies make their way through a dark, terrifying world in which past and present, and life and death collide.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KOO

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC KOO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Koontz

Potok, Chaim.

Summary: "The novelist records the anguish and triumps of a young painter as he emerges into the great world of art and rejects all else."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf; [distributed by Random House] 1972

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC POT

Burke, James Lee

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Pub. 2000

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP M Burke

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