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  • Murder on Fifth Avenue

    Murder on Fifth Avenue2012

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series

    (3,413)

    Summary: High society member Felix Decker, who belongs to one of New York's oldest families, resigns himself to partnering up with Irish Catholic police detective Frank Malloy when a member of his private club is murdered in nineteenth-century Manhattan.

    BOOK

    Call #: F THOMPSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Terminal City

    Terminal City2014

    by Linda A Fairstein

    Series: Alex Cooper Series

    (3,717)

    Summary: "When the body of a young woman is found in the tower suite of the Waldorf Astoria--one of the most prestigious hotels in Manhattan--Assistant DA Alex Cooper and Detectives Mike Chapman and Mercer...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FAIRSTEIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Rules of civility

    Rules of civility2011

    by Amor Towles

    (148,599)

    Summary: A chance encounter with a handsome banker in a jazz bar on New Year's Eve 1938 catapults Wall Street secretary Katey Kontent into the upper echelons of New York society, where she befriends a shy...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F TOWLES

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Gone tomorrow

    Gone tomorrow2009

    by Lee Child

    Series: Jack Reacher Novels - #13

    (89,818)

    Summary: In this 13th Reacher novel, the former army MP confronts a possible suicide bomber on a nearly deserted Manhattan subway car--a confrontation that will lead him back to the Soviet war in Afghanistan...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F CHILD

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Breakfast at Tiffany's and three stories

    Breakfast at Tiffany's and three stories2012

    by Truman Capote

    (211,719)

    Summary: The title story chronicles the poignancy, wit, and naïvete of Holly Golightly, an amoral playgirl living in New York City. The volume also includes three of Capote's best known short stories.

    BOOK

    Call #: F CAPOTE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Alternate side : a novel
    Staff Pick

    Alternate side : a novel2018

    by Anna Quindlen

    (12,685)

    Summary: Some days Nora Nolan thinks that she and her husband, Charlie, lead a charmed life--except when there's a crisis at work, a leak in the roof at home, or a problem with their twins at college. And why...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F QUINDLEN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • More happy than not

    More happy than not2015

    by Adam Silvera

    (40,085)

    Summary: After enduring his father's suicide, his own suicide attempt, broken friendships, and more in the Bronx projects, Aaron Soto, sixteen, is already considering the Leteo Institute's memory-alteration...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SILVERA

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Color me in : a novel

    Color me in : a novel2019

    by Natasha Diaz

    (1,706)

    Summary: Fifteen-year-old Nevaeh Levitz is torn between two worlds, passing for white while living in Harlem, being called Jewish while attending her mother's Baptist church, and experiencing first love while watching her parents' marriage crumble.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F DIAZ

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • 145th street : short stories

    145th street : short stories2020

    by Walter Dean Myers

    (954)

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

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MYERS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Don't even think about it

    Don't even think about it2014

    by Sarah Mlynowski

    (6,168)

    Summary: "What happens when a group of Tribeca high school kids go in for flu shots . . . and end up being able to read each others' minds"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MLYNOWSKI

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Darius & Twig

    Darius & Twig2013

    by Walter Dean Myers

    (1,029)

    Summary: "Two best friends, a writer and a runner, deal with bullies, family issues, social pressures, and their quest for success coming out of Harlem"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MYERS

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The masterpiece : a novel

    The masterpiece : a novel2018

    by Fiona Davis

    (16,345)

    Summary: "For the nearly nine million people who live in New York City, Grand Central Terminal is a crown jewel, a masterpiece of design. But for Clara Darden and Virginia Clay, it represents something quite...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F DAVIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Paris seamstress

    The Paris seamstress2018

    by Natasha Lester

    (10,422)

    Summary: When Fabienne Bissette attends the annual Met Gala for an exhibit honoring her grandmother Estella, a famed designer, she begins to learn more about her grandmother's past, uncovering a story of tragedy, heartbreak, and secrets.

    BOOK

    Call #: F LESTER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder on Gramercy Park

    Murder on Gramercy Park2001

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mystery Series - #3

    (5,322)

    Summary: Turn-of-the-century New York City midwife Sarah Brandt arrives at the elegant home of a famed magnetic healer to deliver a baby and finds the healer dead of an apparent suicide--and soon the baby...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • I have lost my way

    I have lost my way2018

    by Gayle Forman

    (11,336)

    Summary: "Three teenagers, Freya, Harun, and Nathaniel feel lost in various ways and when they collide in Central Park, they begin to find purpose in their lives." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F FORMAN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Three-martini lunch

    Three-martini lunch2016

    by Suzanne Rindell

    (2,119)

    Summary: "From the author of the "thrilling" (The Christian Science Monitor) novel The Other Typist comes an evocative, multi-layered story of ambition, success, and secrecy in 1950s New York. In 1958,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F RINDELL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder on Marble Row : a gaslight mystery

    Murder on Marble Row : a gaslight mystery2005

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries - #16

    (4,702)

    Summary: When an explosion kills wealthy industrialist Gregory Van Dyke, Police Commissioner Teddy Roosevelt presumes that anarchists are responsible and personally asks Detective Sergeant Frank Malloy to...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The chairman : a novel

    The chairman : a novel2005

    by Stephen W Frey

    Series: Christian Gillette Thrillers

    (2,476)

    BOOK

    Call #: F FREY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bartleby the scrivener

    Bartleby the scrivener2006

    by Herman Melville

    (45,895)

    BOOK

    Call #: F MELVILLE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Love on Lexington Avenue

    Love on Lexington Avenue2019

    by Lauren Layne

    Series: Central Park Pact - #2

    (5,247)

    Summary: "It's Primates of Park Avenue meets Lauren Weisberger in this second installment of the delightfully fun, witty, extravagant Central Park Pact series from New York Times bestselling author Lauren Layne." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: F LAYNE

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Killer look

    Killer look2016

    by Linda A. Fairstein

    Series: Alex Cooper Series - #18

    (3,567)

    Summary: "New York City is one of the fashion capitals of the world, well-known for its glamour and style. Nowhere is this more apparent than on the runway, where American haute couture continually astounds...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FAIRSTEIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Devil's bridge

    Devil's bridge2015

    by Linda A. Fairstein

    Series: Alex Cooper Series

    (3,979)

    Summary: The Manhattan waterfront is one of New York City's most magnificent vistas, boasting both the majestic Statue of Liberty and the George Washington Bridge, the world's busiest span for motor vehicles....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FAIRSTEIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Entombed

    Entombed2005

    by Linda A Fairstein

    Series: Alex Cooper Series - #7

    (4,655)

    Summary: "It was a crime scene Edgar Allan Poe himself could have conjured, only it was all too real: workers demolishing a nineteenth-century Greenwich Village brownstone where Poe once lived unearthed the...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FAIRSTEIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The nanny diaries : a novel

    The nanny diaries : a novel2002

    by Emma McLaughlin

    Series: Nanny Diaries Series

    (361,936)

    BOOK

    Call #: F MCLAUGHLIN

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • American psycho : a novel

    American psycho : a novel1991

    by Bret Easton Ellis

    (243,361)

    Summary: In a black satire of the eighties, a decade of naked greed and unparalleled callousness, a successful Wall Street yuppie cannot get enough of anything, including murder. Now a major motion picture...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ELLIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The midwife murders

    The midwife murders2020

    by James Patterson

    (4,135)

    Summary: To senior midwife Lucy Ryuan, pregnancy is not an unusual condition, it's her life's work. But when two kidnappings and a vicious stabbing happen on her watch in a university hospital in Manhattan,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PATTERSON

    Location: New Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 2 details

  • Away : a novel

    Away : a novel2007

    by Amy Bloom

    (10,625)

    BOOK

    Call #: F BLOOM

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Chasing Harry Winston

    Chasing Harry Winston2008

    by Lauren Weisberger

    (77,564)

    Summary: A trio of best friends in Manhattan agree to change their lives in the most personal and dramatic way possible -- and within one calendar year.

    BOOK

    Call #: F WEISBERGER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder in Murray Hill : a gaslight mystery

    Murder in Murray Hill : a gaslight mystery2015

    by Victoria Thompson

    Series: Gaslight Mysteries - #16

    (3,273)

    Summary: Detective Frank Malloy is assigned to a new case - finding a missing woman who had been responding to lonely hearts ads in the paper before she mysteriously disappeared. Malloy knows the kind of...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: PB THO

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Vanderbeekers to the rescue

    The Vanderbeekers to the rescue2019

    by Karina Yan Glaser

    Series: Vanderbeekers - #3

    (1,465)

    Summary: The Vanderbeeker children, ages six to thirteen, race to help save their mother's baking business from closure after it fails an inspection. -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: J F GLASER

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street

    The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street2018

    by Karina Yan Glaser

    Series: Vanderbeekers - #1

    (8,471)

    Summary: The Vanderbeekers have always lived in the brownstone on 141st Street. It's practically another member of the family. So when their reclusive, curmudgeonly landlord decides not to renew their lease,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F GLASER

    Location: New Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • The Vanderbeekers and the hidden garden

    The Vanderbeekers and the hidden garden2018

    by Karina Yan Glaser

    Series: Vanderbeekers - #2

    (2,549)

    Summary: "When catastrophe strikes their beloved upstairs neighbors, the Vanderbeeker children set out to build the best, most magical healing garden in Harlem--in spite of a locked fence, thistles and trash,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F GLASER

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The top job

    The top job2007

    by Elizabeth Cody Kimmel

    (76)

    Summary: On Career Day, a young girl entertains the class with a description of her father's exciting job as light bulb changer at the top of the Empire State Building. Every kid loves to go with his or her...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E KIMMEL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • You can't take a balloon into the Metropolitan Museum

    You can't take a balloon into the Metropolitan Museum1998

    by Jacqueline Preiss Weitzman

    (671)

    Summary: In this wordless story, a young girl and her grandmother view works inside the Metropolitan Museum of Art, while the balloon she has been forced to leave outside floats around New York City causing a...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E WEITZMAN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Under the egg

    Under the egg2014

    by Laura Marx Fitzgerald

    (6,169)

    Summary: Her grandfather's dying words lead thirteen-year-old Theodora Tenpenny to a valuable, hidden painting she fears may be stolen, but it is her search for answers in her Greenwich Village neighborhood that brings a real treasure.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F FITZZGERALD

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Escape from the Twin Towers

    Escape from the Twin Towers2020

    by Kate Messner

    (63)

    Summary: Ranger the time-traveling Golden retriever was trained for search-and-rescue and even though he did not pass the tests he has used his training on his many trips to help people caught up in...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F MESSNER

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • City of orphans

    City of orphans2011

    by Avi

    (3,047)

    Summary: In 1893 New York, thirteen-year-old Maks, a newsboy, teams up with Willa, a homeless girl, to clear his older sister, Emma, from charges that she stole from the brand new Waldorf Hotel, where she works. Includes historical notes.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AVI

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The murderer's daughters

    The murderer's daughters2010

    by Randy Susan Meyers

    (13,742)

    BOOK

    Call #: F MEYERS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The revolution of Evelyn Serrano

    The revolution of Evelyn Serrano2012

    by Sonia Manzano

    (1,195)

    Summary: It is 1969 in Spanish Harlem, and fourteen-year-old Evelyn Serrano is trying hard to break free from her conservative Puerto Rican surroundings, but when her activist grandmother comes to stay and...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MANZANO

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Rebecca to the rescue

    Rebecca to the rescue2009

    by Jacqueline Dembar Greene

    Series: American Girl Rebecca Series

    (987)

    Summary: While celebrating her brother's Bar Mitzvah on Coney Island, nine-year-old Rebecca Rubin disobeys by going off on her own, leaving her cousin Ana, a recent immigrant, alone.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F AMERICAN REBECCA

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details