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Wheatle, Alex

Summary: Moa is fourteen. The only life he has ever known is toiling on the Frontier sugarcane plantation for endless hot days, fearing the vicious whips of the overseers. Then one night he learns of an uprising, led by the charismatic Tacky. Moa is to be a cane warrior, and fight for the freedom of all the enslaved people in the nearby plantations. But before they can escape, Moa and his friend...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Black Sheep 2020

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

Haskins, Susan.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Harcourt, Brace & Co. 1994

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 226.092 HASKI

George, Margaret

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Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION GEORGE

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Publisher / Publication Date: 1982

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1 available in Genealogy Collection, Call number: GEN 282.774 SAINT

Summary: Offers a look at the life of Mary, the mother of Jesus, by telling of her childhood, her marriage to Joseph, the miraculous birth of Jesus, and her own personal passion to help the less fortunate via passages from The King James Version of the Holy Bible.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Margaret K. McElderry Books 2005

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 232.91 DEMI

Dixon, Franklin W.

Summary: On a winter vacation in Jamaica the Hardy boys begin a dangerous adventure when an ancient bronze death mask is discovered near their beach house.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Grosset & Dunlap 1975

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION DIXON

Toibin, Colm

Summary: A provocative imagining of the later years of the mother of Jesus finds her living a solitary existence in Ephesus years after her son's crucifixion and struggling with guilt, anger, and feelings that her son is not the son of God and that His sacrifice was not for a worthy cause.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION TOIBIN

Fern, Tracey E.

Summary: In fifteenth-century Florence, Italy, a contest is held to design a magnificent dome for the town's cathedral, but when Pippo the Fool claims he will win the contest, everyone laughs at him. Based on a true story.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Charlesbridge 2009

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

Curtis, Christopher Paul.

Summary: Deza Malone, the smartest girl in her class in Gary, Indiana, accompanies her mother and older brother on a trip to find her father, an African American man who left to find work after the Great Depression hit. They end up in a Hooverville outside of Flint, Michigan, and her brother attempts to be a performer while Deza and her mother search for a home.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J FICTION CURTIS

Doerr, Anthony

Summary: "From the highly acclaimed, multiple award-winning Anthony Doerr, a stunningly ambitious and beautiful novel about a blind French girl and a German boy whose paths collide in occupied France as both try to survive the devastation of World War II. Marie Laure lives with her father in Paris within walking distance of the Museum of Natural History where he works as the master of the locks (there...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION DOERR

Summary: Obsessive-compulsive sleuth Adrian Monk is back, solving crimes and keeping things immaculate.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1275

Rosen, Richard Dean

Summary: Traces the efforts of Santa Fe sculptor Veryl Goodnight and her partner to hand-raise a baby buffalo to help save the species from extinction, an endeavor during which the couple came to realize the unique bonding potential between buffalo and humans.

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978.9 ROSEN

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.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 442

Summary: Monk has more trouble than ever after Dr. Kroger unexpectedly dies. He decides to buy a house. Unfortunately, some creepy people want to get their greedy hands on whatever is hidden in that house, even if they have to destroy the house to do it. He has to deal with a murdered homeless man; miraculous fountains; lottery murders; a stolen bike at a biotech lab; submarine 'suicides;' exploding...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2009

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1282

Wood, Peter

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Publisher / Publication Date: Time-Life books 1981

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 972.9 WOOD,
1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 972.9 SEAFARERS

De Paola, Tomie.

Summary: Relates the life and legends of Patrick, the patron saint of Ireland.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Holiday House 1992

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1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 270.2 DE PA

King, Laurie R.

Summary: Returning to her former home of San Francisco in 1924, Mary Russell and her husband, eminent detective Sherlock Holmes, are confronted by dark secrets of the past that continue to haunt Mary's dreams--Novelist.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY KING

Summary: The complete third season of what the New York Post calls 'the best detective show to come along in decades'. Tony Shalhoub plays obsessive-compulsive detective Monk, who assists police in their most baffling cases.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Video 2005

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1272

Evans, Harold

Summary: An illustrated history of American innovators--some well known, some unknown, and all fascinating--by the author of the bestselling The American Century.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and co 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 609.2 EVANS

Grimes, Martha.

Summary: Scotland Yard superintendent Richard Jury flies to Santa Fe, New Mexico, where an address links three women murdered in England. One died in Salisbury's Roman ruins, a second in Exeter Cathedral and a third at the Tate Gallery in London. By the author of The Horse You Came in on.

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Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1995

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1 available in Adult Mystery, Call number: MYSTERY GRIME

Summary: Monk is back for his fourth season as the obsessive-compulsive police consultant who helps out on the most baffling cases.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2006

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1271

Summary: He's ingenious, he's phobic, he's obsessive-compulsive. Monk's hilarious, offbeat antics have made him unfit for duty, but he's back as a police consultant to help out on their most baffling cases.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2004

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Lescroart, John T.

Summary: "In "master of the legal thriller" (Chicago Sun-Times) John Lescroart's electrifying new novel, attorney Dismas Hardy is called to defend the least likely suspect of his career: his longtime, trusted assistant who is suddenly being charged as an accessory to murder. Dismas Hardy knows something is amiss with his trusted secretary, Phyllis. Her out-of-character behavior and sudden disappearances...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION LESCROART

Summary: Where The Brave Dare to Tread chronicles the life of Captain C. Robert "Bob" Arvin. A native of Ypsilanti, Michigan, Bob Arvin was an Ypsilanti High School Valedictorian, State Champion Wrestler, President of his class, and much more. Spurning Ivy League offers, Arvin set his sites on West Point, and had a remarkable four years culminating in being named Brigade Commander, the top Cadet of...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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1 available in DVD, Call number: DVD ADULT 1256

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