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Have You Ever Seen a Flower

AuthorShawn Harris

PublisherChronicle Books

Number of Views31

Publication Year2021


System Number005682151

ContentA 2022 Caldecott Honor Book Have You Ever Seen a Flower? is an enchanting picture book exploring the relationship between childhood and nature. In this simple yet profound story, one child experiences a flower with all five senses—from its color to its fragrance to the entire universe it evokes—re...

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Hell of a Book: A Novel

AuthorJason Mott


Number of Views27

Publication Year2021


System Number005682133

ContentAn astounding work of fiction from New York Times bestselling author Jason Mott, always deeply honest, at times electrically funny, that goes to the heart of racism, police violence, and the hidden costs exacted upon Black Americans and America as a whole In Jason Mott’s Hell of a Book, a Black au...

How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe related pictures

How Moon Fuentez Fell in Love with the Universe

AuthorRaquel Vasquez

PublisherSimon & Schuster Books for Young Readers

Number of Views27

Publication Year2021


System Number005682124

ContentWhen her twin sister reaches social media stardom, Moon Fuentez accepts her fate as the ugly, unwanted sister hidden in the background, destined to be nothing more than her sister’s camerawoman. But this summer, Moon also takes a job as the “merch girl” on a tour bus full of beautiful influencers a...

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I Can Make a Train Noise

AuthorMichael Emberley (Author), Marie-Louise Fitzpatrick (Author)

PublisherNeal Porter Books

Number of Views28

Publication Year2021


System Number005682144

ContentIn this rhythmic read-aloud, all you need is an imagination to experience the thrill of a great train ride. When a girl shouts "I can make a train noise, now!" her imagination transforms a coffee shop into a zooming train, and her words clickity-clack across the tracks and blare like a train horn....

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I Want a Boat!

AuthorLiz Garton Scanlon (Author), Kevan Atteberry (Illustrator)

PublisherNeal Porter Books

Number of Views20

Publication Year2021


System Number005682147

ContentA box is never just a box when you have a vivid imagination and a couple stuffed animal friends to join you on a fantastic ocean voyage. I have a box, I want a boat. With nothing but spare text and a bright imagination, I Want a Boat! follows a girl as she finds a way to transform a plain old box...

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Matrix: A Novel

AuthorLauren Groff

PublisherRiverhead Books

Number of Views30

Publication Year2021


System Number005682127

ContentCast out of the royal court by Eleanor of Aquitaine, deemed too coarse and rough-hewn for marriage or courtly life, seventeen-year-old Marie de France is sent to England to be the new prioress of an impoverished abbey, its nuns on the brink of starvation and beset by disease. At first taken aback ...

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Out into the Big Wide Lake

AuthorPaul Harbridge (Author), Josée Bisaillon (Illustrator)

PublisherTundra Books

Number of Views27

Publication Year2021


System Number005682139

ContentAn empowering and necessary picture book about a young girl with Down syndrome who gains confidence and independence through a visit to her grandparents. It's Kate's first time visiting her grandparents on her own at their lakeside home. She's nervous but excited at the adventure ahead. She helps...

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Outside Art

AuthorMadeline Kloepper

PublisherTundra Books

Number of Views25

Publication Year2021


System Number005682142

ContentJoin a curious pack of woodland animals as they try to understand what art is and create their own in this beautiful, playful picture book. Pine Marten loves watching Human doing peculiar things in its log nest in the woods. One day, she notices Human putting colors on a board using a furry stick....

Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box related pictures

Lifting as We Climb: Black Women's Battle for the Ballot Box

AuthorEvette Dionne

PublisherViking Books for Young Readers

Number of Views71

Publication Year2020


System Number005681785

ContentFor African American women, the fight for the right to vote was only one battle. This Coretta Scott King Author Honor book tells the important, overlooked story of black women as a force in the suffrage movement--when fellow suffragists did not accept them as equal partners in the struggle. Susan...

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Monday's Not Coming

AuthorTiffany D Jackson

PublisherKatherine Tegen Books

Number of Views73

Publication Year2019


System Number005063003

ContentFrom the critically acclaimed author of Allegedly, Tiffany D. Jackson, comes a gripping novel about the mystery of one teenage girl’s disappearance and the traumatic effects of the truth. Monday Charles is missing, and only Claudia seems to notice. Claudia and Monday have always been inseparable—m...

The Dangers of Smoking in Bed: Stories related pictures

The Dangers of Smoking in Bed: Stories

AuthorMariana Enriquez

PublisherPenguin Random House LLC

Number of Views64

Publication Year2021


System Number005681793

ContentMariana Enriquez has been critically lauded for her unconventional and sociopolitical stories of the macabre. Populated by unruly teenagers, crooked witches, homeless ghosts, and hungry women, they walk the uneasy line between urban realism and horror. The stories in her new collection are as terri...

The New Great Depression: Winners and Losers in a Post-Pandemic World related pictures

The New Great Depression: Winners and Losers in a Post-Pandemic World

AuthorJames Rickards


Number of Views77

Publication Year2021


System Number005681798

ContentA Wall Street Journal and National Bestseller! The man who predicted the worst economic crisis in US history shows you how to survive it. The current crisis is not like 2008 or even 1929. The New Depression that has emerged from the COVID pandemic is the worst economic crisis in U.S. history. Mos...

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks related pictures

Look Both Ways: A Tale Told in Ten Blocks

AuthorJason Reynolds (Author), Alexander Nabaum (Illustrator)

PublisherAtheneum/Caitlyn Dlouhy Books

Number of Views82

Publication Year2020


System Number005681787

ContentThis story was going to begin like all the best stories. With a school bus falling from the sky. But no one saw it happen. They were all too busy— Talking about boogers. Stealing pocket change. Skateboarding. Wiping out. Braving up. Executing complicated handshakes. Planning an escape. Making joke...

People We Meet on Vacation related pictures

People We Meet on Vacation

AuthorEmily Henry


Number of Views69

Publication Year2021


System Number005681790

ContentTHE #1 NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER! A TONIGHT SHOW STARRING JIMMY FALLON SUMMER READS NOMINEE! Two best friends. Ten summer trips. One last chance to fall in love. From theNew York Times bestselling author ofBeach Read comesa sparkling new novel that will leave you with the warm, hazy afterglow us...

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The Boatman and Other Stories

AuthorBilly O'Callaghan

PublisherPenguin Random House UK

Number of Views69

Publication Year2021


System Number005681791

ContentThe breathtaking short story collection from the Costa-shortlisted Irish writer In these twelve quietly dazzling, carefully crafted stories, Billy O’Callaghan explores the resilience of the human heart and its ability to keep beating even in the wake of grief, trauma and lost love. Spanning a cen...

The Memory Bible: An Innovative Strategy for Keeping Your Brain Young related pictures

The Memory Bible: An Innovative Strategy for Keeping Your Brain Young

AuthorGary Small & Gigi Vorgan

PublisherHachette Go

Number of Views64

Publication Year2021


System Number005681795

ContentClear, concise, prescriptive steps for improving memory loss and keeping the brain young—from one of the world's top memory experts. Everybody forgets things sometimes—from your keys to your lunch date to the name of an acquaintance. According to Dr. Gary Small, the director of the UCLA Center on ...

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Silence of Bones

AuthorJune Hur

PublisherSquare Fish

Number of Views68

Publication Year2021


System Number005680470

ContentJune Hur's elegant and haunting debut The Silence of Bones is a bloody YA historical mystery tale perfect for fans of Kerri Maniscalco and Renée Ahdieh. I have a mouth, but I mustn't speak; Ears, but I mustn't hear; Eyes, but I mustn't see. 1800, Joseon (Korea). Homesick and orphaned sixteen-year...

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The Sleeping Nymph

AuthorIlaria Tuti

PublisherSoho Crime

Number of Views67

Publication Year2021


System Number005680471

ContentA 2021 Sue Grafton Memorial Award Nominee A decades-old murder investigation has landed on Superintendent Teresa Battaglia's desk. DNA analysis has revealed that a painting from the final days of World War II contains matter from a human heart. Teresa is able to trace the evidence to Val Resia, on...

The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia related pictures

The Third Rainbow Girl: The Long Life of a Double Murder in Appalachia

AuthorEmma Copley Eisenberg

PublisherHachette Books

Number of Views53

Publication Year2020


System Number005680479

Content*** A NEW YORK TIMES "100 Notable Books of 2020" *** A stunning, complex narrative about the fractured legacy of a decades-old double murder in rural West Virginia—and the writer determined to put the pieces back together. In the early evening of June 25, 1980 in Pocahontas County, West Virgini...

These Women: A Novel related pictures

These Women: A Novel

AuthorIvy Pochoda


Number of Views70

Publication Year2020


System Number005680480

ContentIn West Adams, a rapidly changing part of South Los Angeles, they’re referred to as “these women.” These women on the corner … These women in the club … These women who won’t stop asking questions … These women who got what they deserved … In her masterful new novel, Ivy Pochoda creates a kaleidos...

Turn to Stone: An Ellie Stone Mystery related pictures

Turn to Stone: An Ellie Stone Mystery

AuthorJames W. Ziskin

PublisherSeventh Street Books

Number of Views66

Publication Year2020


System Number005680490

ContentThis 1960s-era locked-room mystery takes Ellie Stone to Florence, Italy--a seemingly idyllic setting, which in this case has sinister undertones. Florence, Italy, August 1963. In Italy to accept a posthumous award for her late father's academic work, "girl reporter" Ellie Stone is invited to spend...

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Unspeakable Things

AuthorJess Lourey

PublisherThomas & Mercer

Number of Views67

Publication Year2020


System Number005680497

ContentInspired by a terrifying true story from the author’s hometown, a heart-pounding novel of suspense about a small Minnesota community where nothing is as quiet―or as safe―as it seems. Cassie McDowell’s life in 1980s Minnesota seems perfectly wholesome. She lives on a farm, loves school, and has a cr...

Working Backwards: Insights, Stories, and Secrets from Inside Amazon related pictures

Working Backwards: Insights, Stories, and Secrets from Inside Amazon

AuthorColin Bryar

PublisherSt. Martin's Press

Number of Views64

Publication Year2021


System Number005680499

ContentWorking Backwards is an insider's breakdown of Amazon's approach to culture, leadership, and best practices from two long-time Amazon executives―with lessons and techniques you can apply to your own company, and career, right now. In Working Backwards, two long-serving Amazon executives reveal the...

Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country related pictures

Yellow Bird: Oil, Murder, and a Woman's Search for Justice in Indian Country

AuthorSierra Crane Murdoch

PublisherRandom House Trade Paperbacks

Number of Views76

Publication Year2021


System Number005680501

ContentPULITZER PRIZE FINALIST When Lissa Yellow Bird was released from prison in 2009, she found her home, the Fort Berthold Indian Reservation in North Dakota, transformed by the Bakken oil boom. In her absence, the landscape had been altered beyond recognition, her tribal government swayed by corporat...

The Truants related pictures

The Truants

AuthorKate Weinberg

PublisherG.P. Putnam's Sons

Number of Views134

Publication Year2020


System Number005679328

ContentPeople disappear when they most want to be seen. Jess Walker has come to a concrete campus under the flat gray skies of East Anglia for one reason: to be taught by the mesmerizing and rebellious Dr. Lorna Clay, whose seminars soon transform Jess's thinking on life, love, and Agatha Christie. Swept...

The Two Lives of Lydia Bird related pictures

The Two Lives of Lydia Bird

AuthorJosie Silver

PublisherBallantine Books

Number of Views133

Publication Year2021


System Number005679346

ContentWritten with Josie Silver’s trademark warmth and wit, The Two Lives of Lydia Bird is a powerful and thrilling love story about the what-ifs that arise at life’s crossroads, and what happens when one woman is given a miraculous chance to answer them. Lydia and Freddie. Freddie and Lydia. They’d be...

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Murder related pictures

Triple Chocolate Cheesecake Murder

AuthorJoanne Fluke


Number of Views143

Publication Year2022


System Number005679348

ContentSpring has sprung in Lake Eden, Minnesota, but Hannah Swensen doesn’t have time to stop and smell the roses—not with hot cross buns to make, treats to bake, and a sister to exonerate… Hannah’s up to her ears with Easter orders rushing in at The Cookie Jar, plus a festive meal to prepare for a din...

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The Titanic Sisters

AuthorPatricia Falvey


Number of Views174

Publication Year2021


System Number005679326

ContentFrom the acclaimed author of The Girls of Ennismore comes a captivating and extraordinary tale of perseverance and bravery. This touching saga of sisterhood--perfect for fans of Fiona Davis and Marie Benedict--follows two young Irish women yearning for independence and adventure, as they set sail o...

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AuthorDaniel Kehlmann


Number of Views140

Publication Year2021


System Number005679354

ContentDaniel Kehlmann transports the medieval legend of the trickster Tyll Ulenspiegel to the seventeenth century in an enchanting work of magical realism, macabre humor, and rollicking adventure. Tyll is a scrawny boy growing up in a quiet village until his father, a miller with a forbidden interest in...

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Watching from the Dark

AuthorGytha Lodge


Number of Views139

Publication Year2020


System Number005679358

ContentYou never saw him. But he saw it all. When a vibrant young woman is murdered while on a video chat, a small-town detective wades into a circle of friends and lovers with dangerous secrets—from the acclaimed author of the “enjoyably chilling” (The New York Times Book Review) She Lies in Wait. Aida...