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  • The trouble with half a moon [downloadable ebook]

    The trouble with half a moon2011

    by Danette Vigilante

    (300)

    Summary: Overwhelmed by grief and guilt over her brother's death and its impact on her mother, and at odds with her best friend, thirteen-year-old Dellie reaches out to a neglected boy in her building in the...  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 little house [downloadable ebook]

    The little house2009

    by Virginia Lee Burton

    (37,533)

    Summary: A country house is unhappy when the city, with all its buildings and traffic, grows up around her.

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  • Out of Patience [downloadable ebook]

    Out of Patience2008

    by Brian Meehl

    (182)

    Summary: Twelve-year-old Jake Waters cannot wait to escape the small town of Patience, Kansas, until the arrival of a cursed toilet plunger causes him to reevaluate his feelings toward his family and its history.

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  • Surrender [downloadable ebook]

    Surrender2006

    by Sonya Hartnett

    (2,015)

    Summary: As he is dying, a twenty-year-old man known as Gabriel recounts his troubled childhood and his strange relationship with a dangerous counterpart named Finnigan.

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  • Seedfolks [downloadable audiobook]

    Seedfolks2003

    by Paul Fleischman

    (9,354)

    Summary: One by one, a number of people of varying ages and backgrounds transform a trash-filled inner-city lot into a productive and beautiful garden, and in doing so, the gardeners are themselves transformed.

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  • The stolen one [downloadable ebook]

    The stolen one2009

    by Suzanne Crowley

    (1,621)

    Summary: After the death of her foster mother, sixteen-year-old Kat goes to London to seek the answers to her parentage, and surprisingly finds herself invited into Queen Elizabeth's court.

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  • When Zachary Beaver came to town [downloadable audiobook]

    When Zachary Beaver came to town2007

    by Kimberly Willis Holt

    (5,477)

    Summary: Nothing ever happens in Toby's small Texas town. Nothing much until this summer that's full of big changes. It's tough for Toby when his mother leaves home to be a country singer. Toby takes it hard...  more »

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  • Because of Winn-Dixie [downloadable ebook]

    Because of Winn-Dixie2009

    by Kate DiCamillo

    (189,596)

    Summary: Ten-year-old India Opal Buloni describes her first summer in the town of Naomi, Florida, and all the good things that happen to her because of her big ugly dog Winn-Dixie.

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  • Because of Winn-Dixie [downloadable audiobook]

    Because of Winn-Dixie2002

    by Kate DiCamillo

    (189,589)

    Summary: When ten-year-old India Opal Buloni moves to Naomi, Florida, with her preacher father, she doesn't know what to expect, least of all, that she'll adopt Winn-Dixie, a dog she names after the...  more »

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  • City chicken

    City chicken2003

    by Arthur Dorros

    (45)

    Summary: Egged on by the cat next door, a chicken from the city visits the country to see what she's been missing, and finds that it's not "all it's cracked up to be."

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    Call #: E DORROS

    Location: Picture Books

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  • Little Blue Truck leads the way

    Little Blue Truck leads the way2009

    by Alice Schertle

    Series: Little Blue Truck

    (3,390)

    Summary: A country truck feels out of place in the speedy, noisy city until he comes to the rescue during a giant traffic jam.

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    Call #: E SCHERTLE

    Location: New Picture Books

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  • The vile village [CD book]

    The vile village2003

    by Lemony Snicket

    Series: Series Of Unfortunate Events - #7

    (113,713)

    Summary: Under a new government program based on the saying "It takes a village to raise a child," the Baudelaire orphans are adopted by an entire town, with disastrous results.

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    Call #: J CD BOOK F SNICKET

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Fiction

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  • The ersatz elevator [CD book]

    The ersatz elevator2003

    by Lemony Snicket

    Series: Series Of Unfortunate Events - #6

    (115,833)

    Summary: The woeful saga of the Baudelaire orphans continues as evil Count Olaf discovers their whereabouts at Esme Squalor's seventy-one bedroom penthouse and concocts a new plan for stealing their family fortune.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F SNICKET

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Fiction

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  • The slippery slope [CD book]

    The slippery slope2003

    by Lemony Snicket

    Series: A Series Of Unfortunate Events - #10

    (100,568)

    Summary: In the perilous Mortmain Mountains, Klaus and Violet Baudelaire meet another well-read person, who helps them try to rescue Sunny from the villainous Count Olaf and his henchmen as they all near "the last safe place.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F SNICKET

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Fiction

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  • The Austere Academy [CD book]

    The Austere Academy2003

    by Lemony Snicket

    Series: Series Of Unfortunate Events - #fifth

    (123,748)

    Summary: As their outrageous misfortune continues, the Baudelaire orphans are shipped off to a miserable boarding school, where they befriend the two Quagmire triplets and find that they have been followed by the dreaded Count Olaf.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F SNICKET

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Fiction

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  • The grim grotto [CD book]

    The grim grotto2004

    by Lemony Snicket

    Series: Series Of Unfortunate Events - #11th

    (91,637)

    Summary: Still pursued by the evil Count Olaf, the Baudelaire orphans attempt to reach a very important VFD meeting, but first they must travel in a rattletrap submarine to the Gorgonian Grotto, a dangerous underwater cave, in search of the sugar bowl.

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F SNICKET

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Fiction

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  • The Hostile hospital [CD book]

    The Hostile hospital2003

    by Lemony Snicket

    Series: Series Of Unfortunate Events - #8

    (92,741)

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

    AUDIOBOOK

    Call #: J CD BOOK F SNICKET

    Location: Juvenile CD Books Fiction

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  • The Betsy-Tacy treasury

    The Betsy-Tacy treasury2011

    by Maud Hart Lovelace

    Series: Betsy Tacy Series

    (949)

    Summary: "The first four books in the beloved Betsy-Tacy series are ready to delight a new generation ofreaders—and to bring a grownup generation of readers back to the engrossingstories of their youth....  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F LOVELACE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Poppleton

    Poppleton2019

    by Cynthia Rylant

    Series: Poppleton - #1

    (1,115)

    Summary: Poppleton the pig moves from the city to a small town, where he makes new friends and spends Mondays reading adventure books in the library.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE RYLANT

    Location: Juvenile Readers Blue

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Eventown

    Eventown2019

    by Corey Ann Haydu

    (1,368)

    Summary: The world tilted for Elodee this year, and now it's impossible for her to be the same as she was before. Not when her feelings have such a strong grip on her heart. Not when she and her twin sister,...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J F HAYDU

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 2 details

  • Yotsuba &! Book 1
    Staff Pick

    Yotsuba &! Book 12009

    by Kiyohiko Azuma , artist

    Series: Yotsuba&!

    (16,373)

    Summary: The curious and curiouser Yotsuba moves to a new town with her dad. In the process of moving in, Yotsuba encounters things like swingsets and broken door handles, which all bring about a never-ending torrent of questions and shrieks of amazement.

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN YOT

    Location: Juvenile Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Little Elliot, big city

    Little Elliot, big city2014

    by Mike Curato

    Series: Little Elliot

    (2,209)

    Summary: Elliot the little elephant has a hard time with a lot of things in the city he loves until he meets Mouse, who is even smaller--and hungrier.

    BOOK

    Call #: E CURATO

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Rosetown

    Rosetown2018

    by Cynthia Rylant

    (464)

    Summary: In 1972, Flora Smallwood, nine, copes with her parents' separation with the help of her friends, Yury and Nessie, a new pet, and the familiar routines of life in Rosetown, Indiana.

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    Call #: J F RYLANT

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Goldfish on vacation

    Goldfish on vacation2017

    by Sally Lloyd-Jones

    (397)

    Summary: Three goldfish live in a small bowl, in an apartment building, in the middle of a big city, until one summer they get to go on vacation--in a fountain, with lily pads, and reeds, and other...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: E LLOYD-JONES

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Willowood

    Willowood2010

    by Cecilia Galante

    (178)

    Summary: Eleven-year-old Lily has trouble leaving her best friend behind and moving to the city when her mother changes jobs, but she makes some very unlikely friends that soon become like family members.

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    Call #: J F GALANTE

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • The balcony

    The balcony2019

    by Melissa Castrillón , illustrator

    (156)

    Summary: When a little girl moves from her home to an apartment in the city, she takes her plants with her and one by one they grow and bloom and change both her world and the world all around her as she makes a new friend.

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    Call #: E CASTRILLON

    Location: New Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Yotsuba&! Book 14

    Yotsuba&! Book 142018

    by Kiyohiko Azuma , artist

    Series: Yotsuba&!

    (574)

    Summary: "Guess what?! Yotsuba's...a princess! Too bad Daddy doesn't know how pretty long hair is! It's okay, 'cos Yotsuba can show it to Asagi. She knows aaall about being a pretty princess! But wait!...  more »

    BOOK

    Call #: J GN YOT

    Location: Juvenile Graphic Novels

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • ¡Vamos! Let's go to the market

    ¡Vamos! Let's go to the market2019

    by Raúl the Third

    (575)

    Summary: Little Lobo, a Mexican American, and Bernabe, his dog, deliver supplies to vendors at the Mercado, a busy border town market.

    BOOK

    Call #: E RAUL

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • ¡Vamos! Let's go to the market [eBook]

    ¡Vamos! Let's go to the market2019

    by Raúl the Third

    Summary: Little Lobo, a Mexican American, and Bernabe, his dog, deliver supplies to vendors at the Mercado, a busy border town market.

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  • The Addams family : a frightful welcome

    The Addams family : a frightful welcome2019

    by Alexandra West

    (23)

    Summary: "The Addams family isn't your typical American family. Together, Gomez, Morticia, Wednesday, Pugsley, Mad Uncle Fester, and Grandma are an eccentric clan who delight in the macabre and are unaware...  more »

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    Call #: J READER BLUE ADDAMS

    Location: New Juvenile Readers Blue

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Syd Hoff's Danny and the dinosaur in the big city

    Syd Hoff's Danny and the dinosaur in the big city2019

    by Syd Hoff

    (16)

    Summary: When Danny and the dinosaur go on a class trip to the big city, they marvel at the skyscrapers, subway, and a carousel.

    BOOK

    Call #: J READER BLUE HOFF

    Location: Juvenile Readers Blue

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Country girl, city girl [downloadable ebook]

    Country girl, city girl2009

    by Lisa Jahn-Clough

    (98)

    Summary: When thirteen-year-old Melita, the sophisticated daughter of a New York actress, comes to visit Phoebe, who has been raised by her father on a farm in Maine, Phoebe discovers she has confusing feelings about their developing friendship.

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  • A pipkin of pepper

    A pipkin of pepper2005

    by Helen Cooper

    (222)

    Summary: While making pumpkin soup, three friends discover they have no salt and go to the city to buy some, but while Cat and Squirrel head straight to the salt store, Duck pauses at a pepper shop, then fears he will never see his friends again.

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    Call #: E COOPER

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Say hello!

    Say hello!2010

    by Rachel Isadora

    (615)

    Summary: A little girl greets people in her neighborhood in many different languages.

    BOOK

    Call #: E ISADORA

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Maybe something beautiful : how art transformed a neighborhood

    Maybe something beautiful : how art transformed a neighborhood2016

    by F. Isabel Campoy

    (2,207)

    Summary: "Mira lives in a gray and hopeless urban community until a muralist arrives and, along with his paints and brushes, brings color, joy, and togetherness to Mira and her neighbors." -- Provided by publisher

    BOOK

    Call #: E CAMPOY

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Claude in the city

    Claude in the city2015

    by Alex T Smith

    Series: Claude Books (Alex T. Smith)

    (503)

    Summary: When Claude, a small, plump dog, and his friend, Sir Bobblysock, visit the city Claude heroically, if accidentally, stops a thief. Then, when Sir Bobblysock becomes ill, Claude rushes him to a hospital and is mistaken for a doctor.

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    Call #: J F SMITH

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 1 of 1 details

  • Mr. Tiger goes wild

    Mr. Tiger goes wild2013

    by Peter Brown

    (6,880)

    Summary: Are you bored with being so proper? Do you want to have more fun? Mr. Tiger knows exactly how you feel. So he decides to go wild. But does he go too far? Bored with city life and the proper behavior...  more »

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    Call #: E BROWN

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Spot & Dot

    Spot & Dot2019

    by Henry Cole

    (220)

    Summary: In a wordless picture book, Spot the cat goes out the open window and ventures through the city with Dot the dog, seeking her home.

    BOOK

    Call #: E COLE

    Location: Picture Books

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

  • Room one : a mystery or two

    Room one : a mystery or two2006

    by Andrew Clements

    (3,090)

    Summary: Ted Hammond, the only sixth grader in his small Nebraska town's one-room schoolhouse, searches for clues to the disappearance of a homeless family.

    BOOK

    Call #: J F CLEMENTS

    Location: Juvenile Fiction

    copies in: 0 of 1 details

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