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Dahlgren, Kaleb

Summary: "An inspiring story of hope and resiliency On April 6, 2018, sixteen people died and thirteen others were injured after a bus taking the Humboldt Broncos junior hockey team to a playoff game collided with a transport truck in a rural intersection. The tragedy moved millions of people to leave hockey sticks by their front door to show sympathy and support for the Broncos. People from more than...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Collins, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. 2021

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.962092 DAHLGREN

Haley, Alex.

Summary: This poignant and powerful narrative tells the dramatic story of Kunta Kinte, snatched from freedom in Africa and brought by ship to America and slavery, and his descendants. Drawing on the oral traditions handed down in his family for generations, the author traces his origins back to the seventeen-year-old Kunta Kinte, who was abducted from his home in Gambia and transported as a slave to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1976

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 929 HALEY

Forten, Charlotte L.

Summary: "Presents excerpts from the diary of Charlotte Forten, a free African American teenager who lived in Massachusetts before the Civil War"--

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 371.10092 FORTEN

Crombie, Deborah.

Summary: Scotland Yard Superintendent Duncan Kincaid and Sergeant Gemma James are uncomfortable working together after having let their feelings for each other overcome professional restraints, but while investigating the murder of a London police office found dead in his home by his wife and stepdaughter, they come to realize the true nature and value of their relationship.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1996

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY CROMB

Farina, Katy

Summary: Another graphic novel in this fun series spin-off of The Baby-sitters Club, featuring Kristy's little stepsister! Karen is having a terrible day. Her favorite jeans are missing, there's no prize in the Crunch-O cereal box, and Boo-Boo the cat won't play with her. She even gets punished and sent to her room! Karen tries everything to make her day better, but nothing is going right and her bad...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Graphix, an imprint of Scholastic 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J GRAPHIC FARINA v.3

Kent, Kathleen

Summary: Martha Carrier was one of the first women to be accused, tried and hanged as a witch in Salem, Massachusetts. Like her mother, young Sarah Carrier is bright and willful, openly challenging the small, brutal world in which they live. Often at odds with one another, mother and daughter are forced to stand together against the escalating hysteria of the trials and the superstitious tyranny that...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Co. 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION KENT

Funk, Josh

Summary: Hansel and Gretel will not listen to their storyteller. For one thing, who leaves a trail of bread crumbs lying around, when there are people starving? Not Hansel, that's for sure! And that sweet old lady who lives in a house made of cookies and candy? There's no way she's an evil witch! As for Gretel, well, she's about to set the record straight--after all, who says the story can't be called...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Hill, Frances

Summary: This compelling study of the horrific Salem Witch Trials--the first of its kind in over forty-five years--draws strength from new psychological insights into the roots of the hysteria that spurred the witch hunts of the late 1600s, and links them to the contemporary "witch hunts" of the twentieth century. For more than three hundred years, the hysteria that gripped Massachusetts during the...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 133.4 HILL,

Markle, Sandra.

Summary: A koala mother faces two challenges: protecting herself and her joey from the raging bushfire, and finding food after their home range is destroyed. Her journey brings her closer to the world of humans than she has ever been before--but it's a risk she must take. Based on the real-life story of a koala nicknamed Cinders that survived two bushfires.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 599.25 MARKLE

Brooks, Geraldine.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2011

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION BROOKS

Sanders, Eli

Summary: "A Pulitzer Prize-winning reporter's gripping account of one young man's path to murder--and a wake-up call for mental health care in America On a summer night in 2009, three lives intersected in one American neighborhood. Two people newly in love--Teresa Butz and Jennifer Hopper, who spent many years trying to find themselves and who eventually found each other--and a young man on a dangerous...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 SANDERS

Childs, Craig

Summary: "From the author of Apocalyptic Planet, an unsparing, vivid, revelatory travelogue through prehistory that traces the arrival of the First People in North America twenty thousand years ago and the artifacts that enable us to imagine their lives and fates. Scientists squabble over the locations and dates for human arrival in the New World. The first explorers were few, encampments fleeting. At...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 551.7 CHILDS

Davies, Peter Ho

Summary: At the height of World War II, a forbidden romance blossoms between seventeen-year-old Esther Evans, the daughter of a Welsh shepherd, and Karsten Simmering, a troubled young German POW, who questions what he has been fighting for.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2007

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Mayer, Marianna.

Summary: A tiny boy has adventures in a cow's mouth, a fish's belly, and the stomach of a giant.

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Publisher / Publication Date: SeaStar Books 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 398.2 MAYER

Howe, Katherine.

Summary: Forced to set aside her Ph.D. research in order to help the settling of her late grandmother's abandoned home, Connie Goodwin discovers a hidden key among her grandmother's possessions that is linked to a darker chapter in Salem witch trial history.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2009

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION HOWE

Norton, Mary Beth.

Summary: In January 1692 in Salem Village, Massachusetts, two young girls began to suffer from inexplicable fits. Seventeen months later, after legal action had been taken against 144 people, 20 of them put to death, the ignominious Salem witchcraft trials finally came to an end. Mary Beth Norton gives us a unique account of the events at Salem, helping us to understand them as they were understood by...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 133.4 NORTON

Grimm, Jacob

Summary: Retells the story of a beautiful girl imprisoned in a lonely tower by a wicked witch.

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Publisher / Publication Date: North-South 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 398.2 RAPUNZEL

Hale, Nathan

Summary: Nathan Hale, the author's historical namesake, was America's first spy, a Revolutionary War hero who famously said "I only regret that I have but one life to lose for my country" before being hanged by the British. In the Nathan Hale's Hazardous Tales series, author Nathan Hale channels his namesake to present history's roughest, toughest, and craziest stories in the graphic novel format.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Amulet Books 2012

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Dellaccio, Tanya

Summary: Describes the events that transpired in seventeenth-century colonial Massachusetts, when a group of young girls accused several townspeople of witchcraft.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lucent Press 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 133.4 DELLACCIO

Kemmerer, Brigid

Summary: The curse is finally broken, but Prince Rhen of Emberfall faces darker troubles still. Rumors circulate that he is not the true heir and that forbidden magic has been unleashed in Emberfall. Loyalties are tested and new love blooms in a kingdom on the brink of war.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION KEMMERER v.2

Wicker, Christine.

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperSanFrancisco 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 133.9 WICKER

Bardugo, Leigh

Summary: "Galaxy 'Alex' Stern is the most unlikely member of Yale's freshman class. Raised in the Los Angeles hinterlands by a hippie mom, Alex dropped out of school early and into a world of shady drug-dealer boyfriends, dead-end jobs, and much, much worse. In fact, by age twenty, she is the sole survivor of a horrific, unsolved multiple homicide. Some might say she's thrown her life away. But at her...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Call number: FANTASY BARDUGO

Asimov, Isaac

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1994

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1 available in Adult Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Call number: SCIENCE FICTION ASIMOV

Miller, William

Summary: Story of Tituba, a West Indian slave who was unjustly accused of witchcraft at the outset of the Salem, Massachusetts, witch trials.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Gulliver books 2000

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 974.4 MILLER

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