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  • 47 [downloadable ebook]

    472005

    by Walter Mosley

    (1,794)

    Summary: Number 47, a fourteen-year-old slave boy growing up under the watchful eye of a brutal master in 1832, meets the mysterious Tall John, who introduces him to a magical science and also teaches him the meaning of freedom.

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  • 145th Street [eBook] / short stories

    145th Street / short stories2000

    by Walter Dean Myers

    Summary: Ten stories portray life on a block in Harlem.

    EBOOK

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  • 145th street : short stories

    145th street : short stories2020

    by Walter Dean Myers

    (979)

    Summary: Ten stories portray life on a block in Harlem.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MYERS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 1824 : the Arkansas war

    1824 : the Arkansas war2006

    by Eric Flint

    Series: Trail Of Glory - #2

    (618)

    Summary: "In the newest volume of this exhilarating series, Eric Flint continues to reshape American history, imagining how a continent and its people might have taken a different path to its future. With...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FLINT

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A new beginning : my journey with Addy

    A new beginning : my journey with Addy2014

    by Denise Lewis Patrick

    Series: American Girl Beforever Addy Series

    (67)

    Summary: What if you suddenly found yourself in Addy Walker's world in the middle of the Civil War? Join Addy on adventures as you outrun a slave catcher, raise money for soldiers, and search for Addy's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AMERICAN ADDY

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Addicted

    Addicted2003

    by Zane

    Series: Addicted Novels (Zane)

    (17,877)

    Summary: Zoe Reynard's perfect life -- marriage to her childhood sweetheart, a thriving business, and three wonderful children -- begins to unravel as she begins to lose control, fails to get her husband to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ZANE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Addy [CD book] : an American girl

    Addy : an American girl2006

    by Connie Rose Porter

    Series: American Girl Addy Series

    (53)

    Summary: Meet Addy Walker, a courageous nine-year-old girl growing up during the Civil War. When her poppa and brother are sold to another plantation, Addy and her mother take the terrible risk of escaping to...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F PORTER

    Location: Junior CD Books Fiction

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  • Addy learns a lesson : a school story

    Addy learns a lesson : a school story1993

    by Connie Rose Porter

    Series: American Girl Addy Series - #2

    (4,182)

    Summary: After escaping from a plantation in North Carolina, Addy and her mother arrive in Philadelphia, where Addy goes to school and learns a lesson in true friendship.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AMERICAN ADDY

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Addy saves the day : a summer story

    Addy saves the day : a summer story1994

    by Connie Rose Porter

    Series: American Girl Addy Series - #5

    (3,308)

    Summary: Addy and Harriet feud over everything, including fund-raising plans to help the families of freed slaves, but tragedy finally forces them to stop fighting and work together.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AMERICAN ADDY

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Addy studies freedom

    Addy studies freedom2002

    by Connie Rose Porter

    Series: American Girls Collection. American Girls Short Stories

    (118)

    Summary: Addy's jubilation over her family's new freedoms is cut short by the news that President Lincoln has been shot and killed.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AMERICAN ADDY

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Addy's surprise : a Christmas story

    Addy's surprise : a Christmas story1993

    by Connie Rose Porter

    Series: American Girl Addy Series - #3

    (3,882)

    Summary: Addy and her mother forgo their Christmas plans to help the newly freed slaves arriving in Philadelphia during the Civil War. Addy Walker is a proud, courageous girl growing up in 1864, during the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AMERICAN ADDY

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The adventures of sparrowboy

    The adventures of sparrowboy1997

    by J. Brian Pinkney

    (123)

    Summary: After an encounter with a sparrow, Henry finds he is able to fly just like his favorite comic book hero HawkMan.

    BOOK

    Call #: E PINKNEY

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • After Tupac & D Foster

    After Tupac & D Foster2008

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    (3,924)

    Summary: In the New York City borough of Queens in 1996, three girls bond over their shared love of Tupac Shakur's music, as together they try to make sense of the unpredictable world in which they live.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F WOODSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • After Tupac & D Foster [downloadable ebook]

    After Tupac & D Foster2008

    by Jacqueline Woodson

    (3,924)

    Summary: In the New York City borough of Queens in 1996, three girls bond over their shared love of Tupac Shakur's music, as together they try to make sense of the unpredictable world in which they live.

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  • Afterburn : a novel

    Afterburn : a novel2005

    by Zane

    (5,765)

    Summary: Shyly hiding his feelings for attractive bank employee Rayne Waters, chiropractor Yardley Brown endeavors to work up the courage to ask her out, unaware that Rayne has been struggling with unfulfilling relationships.

    BOOK

    Call #: F ZANE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alex Cross's trial

    Alex Cross's trial2009

    by James Patterson

    Series: Alex Cross Series

    (24,685)

    Summary: Detective Alex Cross tells an ancestor's story, in this astonishing account of one man's bold pursuit of justice in the face of racism and violence.

    BOOK

    Call #: F PATTERSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alex Cross's trial [CD book]

    Alex Cross's trial2009

    by James Patterson (read by Dylan Baker)

    Series: Alex Cross Series

    (24,685)

    Summary: Detective Alex Cross tells the story of an ancestor, Abraham Cross, and his experiences with lawyer Ben Corbett, recounting one man's pursuit of justice in the face of the resurgence of Ku Klux Klan racism and violence in 1906 Eudora, Mississippi.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F PATTERSON

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alex Cross's trial [downloadable audiobook]

    Alex Cross's trial2009

    by James Patterson

    (24,685)

    Summary: Detective Alex Cross tells the story of an ancestor, Abraham Cross, and his experiences with lawyer Ben Corbett, recounting one man's pursuit of justice in the face of the resurgence of Ku Klux Klan racism and violence in 1906 Eudora, Mississippi.

    E-AUDIOBOOK

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  • Alex Cross's trial [downloadable ebook]

    Alex Cross's trial2009

    by James Patterson

    (24,685)

    Summary: Detective Alex Cross tells the story of an ancestor, Abraham Cross, and his experiences with lawyer Ben Corbett, recounting one man's pursuit of justice in the face of the resurgence of Ku Klux Klan racism and violence in 1906 Eudora, Mississippi.

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  • Alex Cross's trial [large print] : a novel

    Alex Cross's trial : a novel2009

    by James Patterson

    Series: Alex Cross Series

    (24,684)

    Summary: Detective Alex Cross tells the story of an ancestor, Abraham Cross, and his experiences with lawyer Ben Corbett, recounting one man's pursuit of justice in the face of the resurgence of Ku Klux Klan racism and violence in 1906 Eudora, Mississippi.

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F PATTERSON

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alibi

    Alibi2009

    by Teri Woods

    (608)

    Summary: "Two men think they've found the perfect opportunity—a chance to rob the stash house of Simon Shuller, one of Philadelphia's biggest drug lords. But their plans are spoiled when one of Shuller's...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WOODS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All aboard!

    All aboard!2020

    by Kelly Starling Lyons

    Series: Ty's Travels (Easy Readers)

    (102)

    Summary: Ty wishes his family would play with him, but everyone is too busy before dinner-time. Luckily, Ty knows just what to do. Time for fun. Celebrate the power of imagination!

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER GREEN LYONS

    Location: Junior Readers Green

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All American boys

    All American boys2015

    by Jason Reynolds

    (31,556)

    Summary: When sixteen-year-old Rashad is mistakenly accused of stealing, classmate Quinn witnesses his brutal beating at the hands of a police officer who happens to be the older brother of his best friend....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F REYNOLDS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All our names

    All our names2014

    by Dinaw Mengestu

    (4,476)

    Summary: An unforgettable love story about a searing affair between an American woman and an African man in 1970s America and an unflinching novel about the fragmentation of lives that straddle countries and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F MENGESTU

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All the days past, all the days to come

    All the days past, all the days to come2020

    by Mildred D. Taylor

    Series: Logan Family (Mildred D. Taylor)

    (690)

    Summary: "Cassie Logan, first met in Song of the Trees and Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, is a young woman now, searching for her place in the world, a journey that takes her from Toledo to California, to law...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F TAYLOR

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • All the days past, all the days to come [eAudio]

    All the days past, all the days to come2020

    by Mildred D. Taylor

    Summary: "Cassie Logan, first met in Song of the Trees and Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, is a young woman now, searching for her place in the world, a journey that takes her from Toledo to California, to law...  more »

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  • All the days past, all the days to come [eBook]

    All the days past, all the days to come2020

    by Mildred D. Taylor

    Summary: "Cassie Logan, first met in Song of the Trees and Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry, is a young woman now, searching for her place in the world, a journey that takes her from Toledo to California, to law...  more »

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  • All the things we never knew

    All the things we never knew2020

    by Liara Tamani

    (461)

    Summary: Carli and Rex have an immediate connection, an understanding that must mean first love, but family secrets, disappointments -- and basketball, which holds center stage in both their lives -- all create complications.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F TAMANI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Amazing Grace

    Amazing Grace1991

    by Mary Hoffman

    Series: Amazing Grace (Picture Books)

    (13,633)

    Summary: Although a classmate says that she cannot play Peter Pan in the school play because she is black, Grace discovers that she can do anything she sets her mind to do.

    BOOK

    Call #: E HOFFMAN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • American love story

    American love story2019

    by Adriana Herrera

    (590)

    Summary: No one should have to choose between love and justice. Haitian-born professor and activist Patrice Denis is not here for anything that will veer him off the path he's worked so hard for. One...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB HER

    Location: New Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • American spy : a novel

    American spy : a novel2020

    by Lauren Wilkinson

    (20,739)

    Summary: What if your sense of duty required you to betray the man you love? It's 1986, the heart of the Cold War, and Marie Mitchell is an intelligence officer with the FBI. She's brilliant and talented, but...  more »

    Note: The Lunchtime Lit Book Club is meeting to discuss this book on 3/18/21. Ask for a copy at the Circulation Desk.

    BOOK

    Call #: BK CLUB F WILKINSON

    copies in: 8 of 18 details

  • American spy : a novel

    American spy : a novel2018

    by Lauren Wilkinson

    (20,097)

    Summary: What if your sense of duty required you to betray the man you love? It's 1986, the heart of the Cold War, and Marie Mitchell is an intelligence officer with the FBI. She's brilliant and talented, but...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F WILKINSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • American spy [large print]

    American spy2019

    by Lauren Wilkinson

    (20,622)

    Summary: What if your sense of duty required you to betray the man you love? It's 1986, the heart of the Cold War, and Marie Mitchell is an intelligence officer with the FBI. She's brilliant and talented, but...  more »

    Note: The Lunchtime Lit Book Club is meeting to discuss this book on 3/18/21. Ask for a copy at the Circulation Desk.

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: BK CLUB F WILKINSON LP

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ansley's big bake off

    Ansley's big bake off2020

    by Kaitlyn Pitts

    (15)

    Summary: After their mother's death, the four Daniels sisters make a fresh start in a new home and middle-schooler Ansley prays for guidance on which dream to pursue -- gymnastics or baking.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F FAITHGIRLZ

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Armstrong & Charlie

    Armstrong & Charlie2017

    by Steven Frank

    (510)

    Summary: "During the pilot year of a Los Angeles school system integration program, two sixth grade boys, one black, one white, become best friends as they learn to cope with everything from first crushes and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F FRANK

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • As brave as you

    As brave as you2016

    by Jason Reynolds

    (5,934)

    Summary: "When two brothers decide to prove how brave they are, everything backfires--literally." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: J F REYNOLDS

    Location: Junior Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • As brave as you [CD book]

    As brave as you2016

    by Jason Reynolds

    Summary: Genie's summer is full of surprises. The first is that he and his big brother, Ernie, are leaving Brooklyn for the very first time to spend the summer with their grandparents all the way in Virginia....  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F REYNOLDS

    Location: Junior CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • As brave as you [eBook]

    As brave as you2016

    by Jason Reynolds

    (5,927)

    Summary: "When two brothers decide to prove how brave they are, everything backfires--literally." -- Provided by publisher

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  • Ashes

    Ashes2016

    by Laurie Halse Anderson

    Series: Seeds Of America Trilogy - #3

    (4,969)

    Summary: "As the Revolutionary War rages on, Isabel and Curzon are reported as runaways, and the awful Bellingham is determined to track them down. With purpose and faith, Isabel and Curzon march on, fiercely...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F ANDERSON

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Ashes [CD book]

    Ashes2016

    by Laurie Halse Anderson (read by Siiri Scott)

    Series: Seeds Of America Series - #3

    (5,011)

    Summary: As the Revolutionary War rages on, Isabel and Curzon have narrowly escaped Valley Forge, but their relief is short-lived. Before long they are reported as runaways, and the awful Bellingham is...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: YA CD BOOK F ANDERSON

    Location: YA CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details