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  • The Wrigley riddle [downloadable ebook]

    The Wrigley riddle2013

    by David A. Kelly

    (244)

    Summary: During a visit to the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley field, cousins Mike and Kate investigate why someone has been tampering with the famous ivy vines growing on the outfield walls. Includes historical note.

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  • How to ruin my teenage life [downloadable ebook]

    How to ruin my teenage life2010

    by Simone Elkeles

    (6,787)

    Summary: Living with her Israeli father in Chicago, seventeen-year-old Amy Nelson-Barak feels like a walking disaster, worried about her "non-boyfriend" in the Israeli army, her mother, new stepfather, and...  more »

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  • Shell game [Playaway]

    Shell game2018

    by Sara Paretsky (read by Susan Ericksen )

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Mysteries - #19

    (3,056)

    Summary: "Sara Paretsky follows her instant New York Times bestseller Fallout--her most widely read novel in years--with an extraordinary adventure that pits her acclaimed detective, V.I. Warshawski, against...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult Playways

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Bound [downloadable ebook]

    Bound2012

    by Erica O'Rourke

    (711)

    Summary: Mo Fitzgerald has made her choice--a life and future in Chicago with Colin, leaving behind magic, the enigmatic Luc, and the world of the Arcs--but every decision she has made, from avenging her best...  more »

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  • Vive la Paris [downloadable audiobook]

    Vive la Paris2008

    by Esme Raji Codell

    (303)

    Summary: Paris has just come for piano lessons, not chopped-liver sandwiches or French lessons or free advice. But when old Mrs. Rosen gives her a little bit more than she can handle, it might be just what...  more »

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  • Sahara special [downloadable audiobook]

    Sahara special2004

    by Esme Raji Codell

    (3,391)

    Summary: Struggling with school and her feelings since her father left, Sahara gets a fresh start with a new and unique teacher who supports her writing talents and the individuality of each of her classmates.

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  • Will Grayson, Will Grayson [downloadable ebook]

    Will Grayson, Will Grayson2010

    by John Green

    (336,042)

    Summary: When two teens, one gay and one straight, meet accidentally and discover that they share the same name, their lives become intertwined as one begins dating the other's best friend, who produces a play revealing his relationship with them both.

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  • The Wright 3

    The Wright 32006

    by Blue Balliett

    Series: Hyde Park Series

    (9,346)

    Summary: In the midst of a series of unexplained accidents and mysterious coincidences, sixth-graders Calder, Petra, and Tommy lead their classmates in an attempt to keep Frank Lloyd Wright's famous Robie House from being demolished.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F BALLIETT

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • The fifth floor

    The fifth floor2009

    by Michael T Harvey

    Series: Michael Kelly Series

    (1,544)

    Summary: Hired by a former lover to follow her husband, private detective Michael Kelly tracks the subject to Chicago's North Side, where he discovers a body and a possible answer to the mystery of who started the Great Chicago Fire of 1871.

    BOOK

    Call #: F HARVEY

    Location: Adult Displays - Face-out Shelving

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • When we caught fire

    When we caught fire2018

    by Anna Godbersen

    (775)

    Summary: "It's 1871, and Emmeline Carter is poised to take Chicago's high society by storm. Between her father's sudden rise to wealth and her recent engagement to Chicago's most eligible bachelor, Emmeline...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F GODBERSEN

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Capturing the devil

    Capturing the devil2019

    by Kerri Maniscalco

    Series: Stalking Jack The Ripper - #4

    (12,358)

    Summary: Audrey Rose and Thomas are on the hunt for the depraved, elusive killer known as the White City Devil. A deadly game of cat-and-mouse has them fighting to stay one step ahead of the brilliant serial...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MANISCALCO

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • A proper pursuit

    A proper pursuit2007

    by Lynn N Austin

    (5,712)

    BOOK

    Call #: F AUSTIN

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • It had to be you [downloadable audiobook]

    It had to be you2007

    by Susan Elizabeth Phillips

    (59,167)

    Summary: The Windy City isn't quite ready for Phoebe Somerville--the outrageous, curvaceous New York knockout who has just inherited the Chicago Stars football team. And Phoebe is definitely not prepared for...  more »

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  • Deadlock [downloadable ebook]

    Deadlock2011

    by Sara Paretsky

    (4,608)

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  • The hidden man

    The hidden man2009

    by David Ellis

    Series: Jason Kolarich Series

    (1,727)

    Summary: Jason Kolarich is a midwestern everyman with a linebacker's build and an easy smart-ass remark. He's a young, intelligent, and successful attorney; but he's also struggling with a horrific tragedy...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F ELLIS

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The comeback season

    The comeback season2008

    by Jennifer E Smith

    (1,609)

    Summary: High school freshman Ryan Walsh, a Chicago Cubs fan, meets Nick when they both skip school on opening day, and their blossoming relationship becomes difficult for Ryan when she discovers that Nick is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F SMITH

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The dead caller from Chicago

    The dead caller from Chicago2013

    by Jack Fredrickson

    Series: Dek Elstrom Series

    (102)

    Summary: Bad things are surfacing in Rivertown, in a huge hole in a block of bungalows; in the river, where the dam trapped what should never have been in the water. And from the past, where secrets long...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F FREDRICKSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Chicagoland detective agency, 1. The drained brains caper

    Chicagoland detective agency, 1. The drained brains caper2010

    Series: Chicagoland Detective Agency - #1

    (161)

    Summary: Required to attend summer school after moving to Chicagoland, thirteen-year-old manga-lover Megan Yamamura needs help from twelve-year-old computer genius Raf to escape the maniacal principal's mind-control experiment.

    BOOK

    Call #: GRAPHIC NOVEL ROB

    Location: YA Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mercy Falls [CD book]

    Mercy Falls2007

    by William Kent Krueger

    Series: Cork O'Connor Series

    (6,256)

    Summary: Still troubled by an ambush that leaves his deputy lingering near death, Sheriff Cork O'Conner must investigate the mutilation murder of a Chicago businessman. Soon Cork finds himself distracted by...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F KRUEGER

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The good girl : [a novel]

    The good girl :2014

    by Mary Kubica

    (197,971)

    Summary: The daughter of a prominent Chicago judge and his socialite wife, inner-city art teacher Mia Dennett is taken hostage by her one-night stand, Colin Thatcher, who, instead of delivering her to his...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F KUBICA

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Critical mass

    Critical mass2013

    by Sara Paretsky

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Series

    (3,880)

    Summary: "New York Times-bestselling author Sara Paretsky's brilliant protagonist V.I. Warshawski returns in another hard-hitting entry, combining razor-sharp plotting and compelling characters with a heady...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Wrigley riddle

    The Wrigley riddle2013

    by David A. Kelly

    (244)

    Summary: During a visit to the Chicago Cubs' Wrigley field, cousins Mike and Kate investigate why someone has been tampering with the famous ivy vines growing on the outfield walls. Includes historical note.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F KELLY

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Murder list [downloadable ebook]

    Murder list2004

    by Julie Garwood

    (14,897)

    Summary: A psychologist with a shady reputation asks the audience to make a wish list of people whose disappearances would make the world a better place.

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  • Liar, liar [downloadable audiobook]

    Liar, liar2010

    by K. J Larsen

    (1,082)

    Summary: Newly divorced Caterina DeLuca took the skills she mastered during marriage and opened a detective agency. Now she's armed with a camera, ready to print the evidence to full-sized glossies for use in...  more »

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  • Person of interest

    Person of interest2007

    by Theresa Schwegel

    (238)

    BOOK

    Call #: F SCHWEGEL

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The Chicago way

    The Chicago way2007

    by Michael T Harvey

    Series: Michael Kelly Series

    (3,079)

    BOOK

    Call #: F HARVEY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Once we were brothers

    Once we were brothers2013

    by Ronald H Balson

    (35,518)

    Summary: "The gripping tale about two boys, once as close as brothers, who find themselves on opposite sides of the Holocaust. Elliot Rosenzweig, a respected civic leader and wealthy philanthropist, is...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F BALSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Legacy of mercy [large print]

    Legacy of mercy2018

    by Lynn N. Austin

    Series: Waves Of Mercy - #2

    (1,683)

    Summary: "In 1890s Chicago, socialite Anna Nicholson can't seem to focus on her upcoming marriage. When she learns new information about her past, she hires Pinkerton detectives. But when unflattering stories...  more »

    LARGE PRINT

    Call #: LP F AUSTIN

    Location: Large Print Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Grave peril [CD book]

    Grave peril2014

    by Jim Butcher (read by James Marsters)

    Series: Dresden Files Series - #3

    (140,025)

    Summary: Harry Dresden investigates a fellow magic user whose meddling in the spirit world results in ghosts wreaking havoc in Chicago.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F BUTCHER

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Storm front [downloadable audiobook]

    Storm front2002

    by Jim Butcher

    (296,396)

    Summary: Wizard Harry Dresden finds himself both a suspect and a potential victim in a string of grisly murders in Chicago.

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  • Small favor [CD book]

    Small favor2008

    by Jim Butcher (read by James Marsters )

    Series: Dresden Files Series - #10

    (93,785)

    Summary: Follow's the cases of Chicago's only professional wizard, Harry Dresden, and his never ending battle against that plagues his world.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F BUTCHER

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fire sale

    Fire sale2005

    by Sara Paretsky

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Series - #12

    (4,707)

    Summary: V.I. Warshawski may have left her old South Chicago neighborhood, but she learns that she cannot escape it. When V.I. takes over coaching duties of the girls' basketball team at her former high...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fire sale [Playaway] : a V.I. Warshawski novel

    Fire sale : a V.I. Warshawski novel2009

    by Sara Paretsky (read by Sandra Burr )

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Series - #12

    (4,708)

    Summary: V.I. Warshawski may have left her old South Chicago neighborhood, but she learns that she cannot escape it. When V.I. takes over coaching duties of the girls' basketball team at her former high...  more »

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: PLAYAWAY F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult Playways

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Fallout [CD book]

    Fallout2017

    by Sara Paretsky (read by Susan Ericksen)

    Series: V. I. Warshawski Series - #18

    (4,168)

    Summary: A detective is lead from her native home in Chicago on a trail of a vanished film student and faded Hollywood star in Kansas.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: CD BOOK F PARETSKY

    Location: Adult CD Books Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Dead beat

    Dead beat2006

    by Jim Butcher

    Series: Dresden Files Series - #7]

    (109,009)

    Summary: The only professional wizard in Chicago, Harry Dresden finds himself cast in the role of savior when black magic and necromancy threaten the city.

    BOOK

    Call #: PB BUT

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • We all fall down

    We all fall down2011

    by Michael T Harvey

    Series: Michael Kelly Series

    (866)

    Summary: Chicago cop turned private investigators, Michael Kelly is on a hunt for the people who poisoned his city by unleashing a pathogen in a subway tunnel.

    BOOK

    Call #: F HARVEY

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Skin game : a novel of the Dresden files

    Skin game : a novel of the Dresden files2014

    by Jim Butcher

    Series: Dresden Files Series

    (70,398)

    Summary: Chicago wizard Harry Dresden must help a hated enemy, Nicodemus Archleone, break into a high security vault to steal something belonging to the Lord of the Underworld.

    BOOK

    Call #: F BUTCHER

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The lost girl of Astor Street

    The lost girl of Astor Street2017

    by Stephanie Morrill

    (1,485)

    Summary: When her best friend Lydia disappears, Piper Sail goes searching for answers in the dark underbelly of 1924 Chicago, uncovering deep corruption that may lead back to her affluent neighborhood.

    BOOK

    Call #: YA F MORRILL

    Location: YA Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Blood rites

    Blood rites2009

    by Jim Butcher

    Series: Dresden Files Series - #6]

    (112,314)

    Summary: While going undercover on the set of an adult film to investigate the mysterious deaths of several actresses, Chicago wizard Harry Desden unexpectedly learns the shocking truth about his vampire friend Thomas.

    BOOK

    Call #: PB BUT

    Location: Adult Paperbacks

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Unspoken

    Unspoken2013

    by Dee Henderson

    (5,380)

    Summary: "Charlotte Graham's never spoken about her kidnapping. Sixteen years later, she's back in Chicago and she is the only one who knows the truth. But, even now, can she risk sharing it?"-- Provided by publisher.

    BOOK

    Call #: F HENDERSON

    Location: Adult Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details