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  • The miserable mill

    The miserable mill2000

    by Lemony Snicket

    Series: A Series Of Unfortunate Events - #4

    (148,215)

    Summary: Accidents, evil plots, and general misfortune abound when, in their continuing search for a home, the Beaudelaire orphans are sent to live and work in a sinister lumber mill.

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    Call #: J F SNICKET

    Location: Junior Fiction

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  • Ruby Holler

    Ruby Holler2002

    by Sharon Creech

    (16,047)

    Summary: Thirteen-year-old fraternal twins Dallas and Florida have grown up in a terrible orphanage but their lives change forever when an eccentric but sweet older couple invites them each on an adventure,...  more »
  • The empty mirror

    The empty mirror2004

    by James Lincoln Collier

    (496)

  • Peter & the Starcatchers

    Peter & the Starcatchers2004

    by Dave Barry

    Series: Starcatchers Series

    (72,939)

    Summary: Don't even think of starting this book unless you're sitting in a comfortable chair and have lots of time. A fast-paced, impossible-to-put-down adventure awaits as the young orphan Peter and his...  more »

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    Call #: J F BARRY

    Location: Junior Fiction

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  • Fairy-tale detectives

    Fairy-tale detectives2005

    by Michael Buckley

    Series: Sisters Grimm Series - #1

    (51,301)

    Summary: Orphans Sabrina and Daphne Grimm are sent to live with an eccentric grandmother that they have always believed to be dead.

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    Call #: J F BUCKLEY

    Location: Junior Fiction

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  • The lies of Locke Lamora

    The lies of Locke Lamora2006

    by Scott Lynch

    Series: Gentleman Bastard Series

    (244,098)

    BOOK

    Call #: F LYNCH

    Location: Adult Fiction

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  • The dangerous days of Daniel X

    The dangerous days of Daniel X2008

    by James Patterson

    Series: Daniel X Series - #1

    (16,895)

    Summary: Fifteen-year-old Daniel has followed in his parents' footsteps as the Alien Hunter, exterminating beings on The List of Alien Outlaws on Terra Firma, but when he faces his first of the top ten...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F PATTERSON

    Location: YA Fiction

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  • The Willoughbys [eAudio]

    The Willoughbys2008

    by Lois Lowry

    (13,232)

    Summary: Beloved author, Lois Lowry, offers a modern tale with a twist of classic children's literature. Abandoned by their ill-humored parents to the care of an odious nanny, Tim, the twins, Barnaby A and...  more »

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  • Across the nightingale floor [eAudio]

    Across the nightingale floor2002

    by Lian Hearn

    (36,898)

    Summary: "Across the nightingale floor: is the first of three novels called the Otori Trilogy. Set in an imaginary, ancient Japanese culture, the novel's hero, 16 year old Takeo, is born into a spiritual...  more »

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  • First lady [downloadable audiobook]

    First lady2007

    by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

    (11,674)

    Summary: How does the most famous woman in the world hide in plain sight? The beautiful young widow of the President of the United States thought she was free of the White House, but circumstances have forced...  more »

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  • Where the heart leads [downloadable audiobook]

    Where the heart leads2008

    by Stephanie Laurens

    (3,354)

    Summary: New York times bestselling author Stephanie Laurens knows the world of Regency London ... especially the exclusive enclave of luxury in which the aristocracy lived in wealth and comfort. But outside...  more »

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  • Hattie Big Sky [downloadable audiobook]

    Hattie Big Sky2007

    by Kirby Larson

    (17,147)

    Summary: An engaging historical novel portraying the challenges of a young woman homesteader attempting to define her ideas of home and friendship. For years, sixteen-year-old Hattie's been shuttled between...  more »

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  • Eleven [downloadable audiobook]

    Eleven2008

    by Patricia Reilly Giff

    (3,325)

    Summary: Sam is almost 11 when he discovers a locked box in the attic above his grandfather Mack's room, and a piece of paper that says he was kidnapped. There are lots of other words, but Sam has always had...  more »

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  • The austere academy [downloadable audiobook]

    The austere academy2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (94,681)

    Summary: Dear Listener, if you are looking for a story about cheerful youngsters spending a jolly time at boarding school, look elsewhere. Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire are intelligent and resourceful...  more »

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  • The bad beginning [downloadable audiobook]

    The bad beginning2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (270,275)

    Summary: Dear Listener, if you are looking for a story about cheerful youngsters spending a jolly time at boarding school, look elsewhere. Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire are intelligent and resourceful...  more »

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  • The hostile hospital [downloadable audiobook]

    The hostile hospital2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (101,632)

    Summary: On the run after being falsely accused of murder, the three Baudelaire orphans find themselves in the Heimlich Hospital, with the evil Count Olaf in close pursuit.

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  • The slippery slope [downloadable audiobook]

    The slippery slope2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (78,253)

    Summary: DISCLAIMER: The long term effects of listening to this audio are unknown. Scientists have detected slightly higher rates of panic, fright and free-floating anxiety amongst listeners to this audio...  more »

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  • The carnivorous carnival [downloadable audiobook]

    The carnivorous carnival2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (79,318)

    Summary: The word carnivorous means meat eating and this carnivorous volume contains such a distressing story that consuming any of its contents would be far more stomach-turning than even the most imbalanced...  more »

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  • The vile village [downloadable audiobook]

    The vile village2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (88,736)

    Summary: Dear Listener, Nobody in their right minds would listen to this particular book about the lives of Violet, Klaus and Sunny Baudelaire on purpose, because each dismal moment of their stay at the...  more »

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  • The ersatz elevator [downloadable audiobook]

    The ersatz elevator2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (89,010)

    Summary: Dear Reader, If you have just picked up this audio, then it is not too late to put it back down. Like the previous books in "A series of unfortunate events", there is nothing to be found in these...  more »

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  • The grim grotto [downloadable audiobook]

    The grim grotto2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (70,170)

    Summary: Dear Listener, Unless you are a slug, a sea anemone, or mildew, you probably prefer not to be damp. You might also prefer not to listen to this audiobook, in which the Baudelaire siblings descend...  more »

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  • The wide window [downloadable audiobook]

    The wide window2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (112,857)

    Summary: Dear Listener, I am sorry to say that the lives of the Baudelaire orphans, Violet, Klaus and Sunny, are filled with bad luck and misery. All of the stories about these three children are unhappy and...  more »

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  • The miserable mill [downloadable audiobook]

    The miserable mill2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    (98,984)

    Summary: Accidents, evil plots, and general misfortune abound when, in their continuing search for a home, the Baudelaire orphans are sent to live and work in a sinister lumber mill.

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  • Maniac Magee [downloadable audiobook]

    Maniac Magee2002

    by Jerry Spinelli

    (119,188)

    Summary: Maniac Magee is the story of Jeffrey Lionel Magee, who lost his parents at the age of three in a trolley accident. Leaving his relatives, who won't talk to each other, he searches for a home with a...  more »

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  • The end [downloadable audiobook]

    The end2006

    by Lemony Snicket

    (92,750)

    Summary: Dear Listener, You are presumably looking at the back of this audiobook, or the end of the end. The end of the end is the best place to begin the end, because if you listen to the end from the...  more »

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  • The penultimate peril [downloadable audiobook]

    The penultimate peril2005

    by Lemony Snicket

    (92,847)

    Summary: After any harrowing struggle, it is nice to consider checking into a hotel for a rest. In fact, this might be just the break Violet, Klaus, and Sunny Baudelaire could use after their wearying...  more »

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  • Pictures of Hollis Woods [downloadable audiobook]

    Pictures of Hollis Woods2003

    by Patricia Reilly Giff

    (27,939)

    Summary: A troublesome twelve-year-old orphan, staying with an elderly artist who needs her, remembers the only other time she was happy in a foster home, with a family that truly seemed to care about her.

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  • Bloody Jack [downloadable audiobook] / being an account of the curious adventures of Mary

    Bloody Jack / being an account of the curious adventures of Mary "Jacky" Faber, Ship's Boy2007

    by L. A. Meyer

    (19,247)

    Summary: Life as a ship's boy aboard HMS Dolphin is a dream come true for Jacky Faber. Gone are the days of scavenging for food and fighting for survival on the streets of eighteenth-century London. Instead,...  more »

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  • Dave at night [downloadable audiobook]

    Dave at night2007

    by Gail Carson Levine

    (3,279)

    Summary: If nobody wants him, that's fine. He'll just take care of himself. When his father dies, Dave knows nothing will ever be the same. And then it happens. Dave lands in an orphanage -- the cold and...  more »

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  • Gathering blue [downloadable audiobook]

    Gathering blue2006

    by Lois Lowry

    (169,174)

    Summary: Lame and suddenly orphaned, Kira is mysteriously removed from her squalid village to live in the palatial Council Edifice, where she is expected to use her gifts as a weaver to do the bidding of the all-powerful Guardians.

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  • The misadventures of Maude March, or, Trouble rides a fast horse

    The misadventures of Maude March, or, Trouble rides a fast horse2005

    by Audrey Couloumbis

    (1,634)

    Summary: After the death of the stern aunt who raised them since they were orphaned, eleven-year-old Sallie and her fifteen-year-old sister escape their self-serving guardians and begin an adventure resembling those in the dime novels Sallie loves to read.
  • Puddlejumpers [downloadable audiobook]

    Puddlejumpers2008

    by Mark Jean

    (614)

    Summary: Ernie Banks, named for the legendary Chicago Cubs shortstop, is a troubled, thirteen-year-old juvenile delinquent. Abandoned on the doorstep of the Lakeside Home for Boys when he was three years old,...  more »

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  • Dancing shoes [downloadable audiobook]

    Dancing shoes2007

    by Noel Streatfeild

    (5,137)

    Summary: After the death of their mother, Rachel and Hilary move to busy London to live with Aunt Cora, leader of the Wintle's Little Wonders dance troupe. Now daily chores include tap lessons, musical...  more »

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  • The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg

    The mostly true adventures of Homer P. Figg2009

    by W. R. Philbrick

    (7,008)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Homer, a poor but clever orphan, has extraordinary adventures after running away from his evil uncle to rescue his brother, who has been sold into service in the Civil War.
  • Life of Pi [downloadable audiobook] / [a novel]

    Life of Pi2003

    by Yann Martel

    (1,399,057)

    Summary: Martel's novel tells the story of Pi--short for Piscine--an unusual boy raised in a zoo in India. Pi's father decides to move the family to live in Canada and sell the animals to the great zoos of...  more »

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  • Grass for his pillow [downloadable audiobook]

    Grass for his pillow2003

    by Lian Hearn

    (22,671)

    Summary: In Book I of the Otori trilogy, Across the nightingale floor, Lian Hearn created a wholly original, fully-realized fantasy world where great powers clashed and young love dawned against a dazzling...  more »

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  • Beyond the grave

    Beyond the grave2009

    by Jude Watson

    Series: 39 Clues Series

    (45,052)

    Summary: A Clue found in Book 3 sends Amy and Dan jetting off to find out just what's behind the fierce rivalry between the Tomas and Ekaterina branches of the Cahill family. Was a Clue stolen from the Tomas...  more »

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    Call #: J F THIRTY

    Location: Junior Fiction

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  • Anne of Green Gables [downloadable audiobook]

    Anne of Green Gables2008

    by L. M. Montgomery

    Summary: Matthew and Marilla Cuthbert of Green Gables had no intention of adopting the talkative, mischievous, red-headed girl the orphanage in Nova Scotia sent by mistake. What they wanted was a sturdy,...  more »

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  • Anne of the island [downloadable audiobook]

    Anne of the island2000

    by L. M. Montgomery

    Summary: The free-spirited Anne Shirley has a beautiful way of looking at the world and touching our hearts. In this, the third volume of the Anne of Green Gables series, the irrepressible Anne dreams of the...  more »

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  • Anne's house of dreams [downloadable audiobook]

    Anne's house of dreams2000

    by L. M. Montgomery

    Summary: In this, the fifth of the Anne of Green Gables novels, Anne's true love, Gilbert Blythe, is finally a doctor. In the sunshine of the old orchard, among their dearest friends, they are about to speak...  more »

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