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  • United Arab Emirates

    United Arab Emirates2022

    by David C. King

    Summary: From its stark deserts to the glittering city of Dubai, the United Arab Emirates (sometimes known simply as UAE) is shown to readers in fascinating detail through this engaging and informative guide....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 953.57 KIN

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  • Saint Lucia

    Saint Lucia2022

    by Tamra Orr

    Summary: The Caribbean island nation of Saint Lucia is home to a thriving tourism industry. However, there's much more to Saint Lucia than just the stretches of sandy beaches and resorts that are filled with...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 972.9843 ORR

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  • Qatar

    Qatar2022

    by Tamra Orr

    Summary: The tiny nation of Qatar on the Arabian Peninsula has made a big impact on the world, especially economically. With large reserves of oil and natural gas, its economy is strong, and it's developed...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 953.63 ORR

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  • Monaco

    Monaco2022

    by David C. King

    Summary: Monaco has long been known for its wealth. Readers discover the beautiful views, bustling casinos, and historic reputation that has made this small sovereign city-state one of the most well-known...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 944.9 KIN

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  • Antigua and Barbuda

    Antigua and Barbuda2022

    by Sara Louise Kras

    Summary: The islands of Antigua and Barbuda -- along with a host of smaller islands -- make up their own country in the waters between the Caribbean Sea and the Atlantic Ocean. Readers take an exciting tour...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 972.974 KRA

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  • Kondo & Kezumi are not alone

    Kondo & Kezumi are not alone2021

    by David Goodner

    Series: Kondo & Kezumi - #3

    (27)

    Summary: Kondo is big. Kezumi is little. They used to live on an island with fruit trees and berry bushes and flitter-birds and fluffle-bunnies. Since the surprise bottle washed ashore with a map containing...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F GOODNER

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  • The taking of Jake Livingston

    The taking of Jake Livingston2021

    by Ryan Douglass

    (2,814)

    Summary: Jake Livingston is one of the few Black kids at St. Clair Prep, one of the others being his infinitely more popular older brother. To make matters worse and definitely more complicated, Jake can see...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DOUGLASS

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  • Pup detectives. Book 2, The tiger's eye

    Pup detectives. Book 2, The tiger's eye2021

    by Felix Gumpaw

    Series: Pup Detectives

    (23)

    Summary: Rider Woofson and the PI Pack are called back to duty by Principal Barkley when a valuable statue that was on display at Pawston Elementary goes missing.

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN GUM

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  • Pup detectives. Book 3, The soccer mystery

    Pup detectives. Book 3, The soccer mystery2021

    by Felix Gumpaw

    Series: Pup Detectives

    (4)

    Summary: When a beloved team mascot goes missing just before a big soccer match, the pup detectives are called in by the principal to crack the case!

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN GUM

    copies in: 2 of 3 details

  • Pup detectives. Book 4, Ghosts, goblins, and ninjas!

    Pup detectives. Book 4, Ghosts, goblins, and ninjas!2021

    by Felix Gumpaw

    Series: Pup Detectives

    (9)

    Summary: During a martial arts expo at Pawston Elementary, the sacred scroll of Bark-Jitsu is stolen. The Pup Detectives set out to crack their most puzzling case yet -- because this one involves, ghosts, goblins, and a super stealthy ninja.

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN GUM

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  • Mozambique

    Mozambique2021

    by David C. King

    Summary: Mozambique's history is filled with conquest and war. However, today, it's carving out its own place in the world, with its own unique culture. Readers get a taste of this culture through informative...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 967.9 KIN

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  • Sadiq and the explorers

    Sadiq and the explorers2021

    by Siman Nuurali

    Series: Sadiq

    (14)

    Summary: After a hiking trip to a nearby park, Sadiq is inspired to start an Exploring Club. When a neighbor asks the club to create a scavenger hunt for the community's annual Fourth of July celebration, the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F NUURALI

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  • Rwanda

    Rwanda2021

    by David C. King

    Summary: Many people are only familiar with Rwanda through the lens of the genocide that took place in this country in 1994 that made international headlines. However, that tragic chapter in the nation's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 967.571 KIN

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  • Hamnet : a novel of the plague

    Hamnet : a novel of the plague2021

    by Maggie O'Farrell

    (95,472)

    Summary: A short, piercing, deeply moving novel about the death of Shakespeare's 11 year old son Hamnet -- a name interchangeable with Hamlet in 15th century Britain -- and the years leading up to the...  more »

    Note: The Thursday night book club will be meeting to discuss this book on 10/14/21. Please ask for a copy at the circulation desk.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F O'FARRELL

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  • Chad

    Chad2021

    by Martha Kneib

    Summary: Chad is a nation of varied landscapes-from desert regions to wetlands. Readers are given a tour of the many geographical features that make up this African republic while also learning fascinating...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 967.43 KNE

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  • Breathe [CD book]

    Breathe2021

    by Joyce Carol Oates

    Summary: Amid a starkly beautiful but uncanny landscape in New Mexico, a married couple from Cambridge, MA takes residency at a distinguished academic institute. When the husband is stricken with a mysterious...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F OATES

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  • Botswana

    Botswana2021

    by Suzanne LeVert

    (1)

    Summary: The African nation of Botswana has transformed from a British protectorate and one of the world's poorest nations to a republic with a growing economy. Readers are able to trace this journey with the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 968.83 LEV

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  • Benin

    Benin2021

    by Martha Kneib

    (6)

    Summary: The West African nation of Benin was once a French colony, but today, it has its own government, economic system, and rich culture. Readers explore Benin's past and present while discovering the keys...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 966.83 KNE

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  • Sierra Leone

    Sierra Leone2021

    by Suzanne LeVert

    Summary: Sierra Leone is a West African nation inhabited by people of different ethnic groups and religious beliefs. However, it's generally known as a tolerant nation, and this engaging exploration of its...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J 966.4 LEV

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  • Reimagining collaboration : Slack, Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and the post-Covid world of work

    Reimagining collaboration : Slack, Microsoft Teams, Zoom, and the post-Covid world of work2021

    by Phil Simon

    (32)

    Summary: Microsoft Teams. Slack. Zoom. Google Workspace. Every day, hundreds of millions of people use these |ber-popular collaboration tools, but only in decidedly limited ways: as email and Skype...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 303.483 SIM

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bloom

    Bloom2021

    Summary: Tells the stories of the Greater Des Moines Botanical Garden while showcasing the expertise of its staff.

    MAGAZINE

    Call #: MG BLOOM

    copies in: 2 of 2 details

  • Spain

    Spain2021

    by Rick Steves

    (947)

    Summary: Walk the Camino de Santiago, run with the bulls in Pamplona, or relax on Barcelona's beaches. Spain has all that and more. In this guide, Rick Steves makes it easy to experience it all. Craft an...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 914.6 STE

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  • A terrible fall of angels

    A terrible fall of angels2021

    by Laurell K. Hamilton

    (1,267)

    Summary: Meet Detective Zaniel Havelock, a man with the special ability to communicate directly with angels. A former trained angel speaker, he devoted his life to serving both the celestial beings and his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HAMILTON

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  • Wild cards. Book 29, Joker moon

    Wild cards. Book 29, Joker moon2021

    Series: Wild Cards - #29

    (25)

    Summary: Theodorus was a dreamer. As a child, he dreamt of airplanes, rockets, and outer space. When the wild card virus touched him and transformed him into a monstrous snail centaur weighing several tons,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WILD

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  • Billy Summers [CD book] : a novel

    Billy Summers : a novel2021

    by Stephen King

    (23,413)

    Summary: When Billy Summers was twelve years old, he shot and killed his mother's boyfriend after he kicked Billy's sister to death. At 17, he enlisted in the army. At 18, he was a sniper in Iraq and involved...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F KING

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  • Devil in disguise [CD book] : the Ravenels meet the wallflowers

    Devil in disguise : the Ravenels meet the wallflowers2021

    by Lisa Kleypas

    Summary: A strong-willed young widow who is running her late husband's shipping company, Lady Merritt Sterling knows London society is dying to catch her in a scandal. She meets Keir MacRae, a...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F KLEYPAS

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  • Triple chocolate cheesecake murder [large print]

    Triple chocolate cheesecake murder2021

    by Joanne Fluke

    Series: Hannah Swensen Mysteries - #27

    (4,220)

    Summary: Hannah's up to her ears with Easter orders rushing in at The Cookie Jar, plus a festive meal to prepare for a dinner party at her mother's penthouse. But everything comes crashing to a halt when...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F FLUKE

    Location: New Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The darkness knows

    The darkness knows2021

    by Arnaldur Indridason

    Series: Detective Konrad Novels - #1

    (1,358)

    Summary: A frozen body is discovered in the icy depths of Langjokull glacier, apparently that of a businessman who disappeared thirty years before. At the time, an extensive search and police investigation...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ARNALDUR INDRIDASON

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  • The darkness outside us

    The darkness outside us2021

    by Eliot Schrefer

    (2,599)

    Summary: Earth's population is divided between only two existing countries which cannot manage to cooperate in any way, until a distress signal arrives from Titan's first settler. Neither country can afford...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SCHREFER

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • First friends : the powerful, unsung (and unelected) people who shaped our presidents

    First friends : the powerful, unsung (and unelected) people who shaped our presidents2021

    by Gary Ginsberg

    (200)

    Summary: This is a White House history as told through the stories of the best friends and closest confidants of American presidents. Here are the riveting histories of myriad presidential friendships, among...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 302.34 GIN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Gods & monsters

    Gods & monsters2021

    by Shelby Mahurin

    Series: Serpent & Dove - #3

    (7,376)

    Summary: Lou has spent her whole life running. Now, after a crushing blow from Morgane, the time has come to go home -- and claim what is rightfully hers. But this is no longer the Lou her friends knew. No...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MAHURIN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Happier than ever [music CD]

    Happier than ever2021

    by Billie Eilish

    Summary: This is the second studio album by American singer and songwriter Billie Eilish. Eilish co-wrote the album with its producer, her brother Finneas O'Connell. She cited self-reflection during the...  more »

    MUSIC CD

    Call #: CD/POP EIL

    Location: Music CDs

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The me you see

    The me you see2021

    by Jill Williamson

    (11)

    Summary: Winter break is usually Izzy's favorite time of year, but this year all it does is make her feel lonely. She adores her brother Sebastian, but she's stuck at home taking care of him ALL. THE. TIME....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F RIVERBEND

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  • The only

    The only2021

    by Katherine Applegate

    Series: Endling - #3

    (587)

    Summary: Byx has discovered a lost colony of Dairnes, proving once and for all that she is not the last of her kind. And together with her new friends -- the humans Khara and Renzo, fearless felivet Gambler,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F APPLEGATE

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  • Paper & blood

    Paper & blood2021

    by Kevin Hearne

    Series: Ink & Sigil Novels - #2

    (1,324)

    Summary: There's only one Al MacBharrais. Though other Scotsmen may have dramatic mustaches and a taste for fancy cocktails, Al also has a unique talent. He's a master of ink and sigil magic. In his gifted...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F HEARNE

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Claimed

    Claimed2021

    by J. R Ward

    Series: Black Dagger Brotherhood. Lair Of The Wolven - #1

    (4,044)

    Summary: Lydia Susi is passionate about protecting wolves in their natural habitat. When a hotel chain develops a tract of land next to the preserve, Lydia is one of the most vocal opponents of the project...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WARD

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  • Florapedia : a brief compendium of floral lore

    Florapedia : a brief compendium of floral lore2021

    by Carol Gracie

    (11)

    Summary: This is an eclectic A-Z compendium of botanical lore. With more than 100 enticing entries -- on topics ranging from achlorophyllous plants that use a fungus as an intermediary to obtain nutrients...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 635.9 GRA

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Forever my own

    Forever my own2021

    by Tracie Peterson

    Series: Ladies Of The Lake - #2

    (196)

    Summary: 1871, Duluth Minnesota. Kirstin Hallberg came to care for her elderly grandmother Lena Segerson only to discover Lena very full of life and full of secrets. When Kirstin opens their front door one...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PETERSON

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  • Fox and I : an uncommon friendship

    Fox and I : an uncommon friendship2021

    by Catherine Raven

    Summary: When Raven finished her PhD in biology she built a tiny cottage on an isolated plot of land in Montana. Emotionally isolated as much as physically, she viewed the house as a way station, a temporary...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 599.775 RAV

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  • Landslide : the final days of the Trump White House

    Landslide : the final days of the Trump White House2021

    by Michael Wolff

    (3,122)

    Summary: Wolff embedded himself in the White House in 2017 and his top-level access gave us a vivid picture of the chaos that had descended on Washington. In 2021 he found the Oval Office even more chaotic...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: 973.933 WOL

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