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Appelt, Kathi

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2001

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 027.0769 APPELT

Moyes, Jojo

Summary: "Set in Depression-era America, a breathtaking story of five extraordinary women and their remarkable journey through the mountains of Kentucky and beyond, from the author of Me Before You and The Peacock Emporium. Alice Wright marries handsome American Bennett Van Cleve hoping to escape her stifling life in England. But small-town Kentucky quickly proves equally claustrophobic, especially...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pamela Dorman Books/Viking 2019

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION MOYES

Gonzalez, Lucia M.

Summary: During the early days of the Great Depression, New York City's first Puerto Rican librarian, Pura Belprâe, introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood's first Three Kings' Day fiesta.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Book Press 2008

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Easy Collection, Call number: JE SPANISH GONZALES

Richardson, Kim Michele

Summary: "Cussy Mary Carter is the last of her kind, her skin the color of a blue damselfly in these dusty hills. But that doesn't mean she's got nothing to offer. As a member of the Pack Horse Library Project, Cussy delivers books to the hill folk of Troublesome, hoping to spread learning in these desperate times. But not everyone is so keen on Cussy's family or the Library Project, and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Landmark 2019

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION RICHARDSON

Copies Available at Kalkaska High School

1 available in Fiction, Call number: Y FICTION RICHARDSON

Santella, Andrew

Summary: Describes the history, geography, ecology, people, economy, cities, and sights of the state of Kentucky, and includes ideas for classroom assignments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Juvenile Collection, Call number: J 976.9 SANTELLA

Dahl, Michael.

Summary: The Librarian rushes to the rescue when the Wordsmith and his brother, the Forger, trap three of the Librarian's devoted pages in a dangerous fortress.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

Copies Available at Kalkaska Middle School

1 available in Fiction, Call number: FIC DAH

Sanderson, Brandon.

Summary: Thirteen-year-old Alcatraz Smedry and his companions seek Al's father and grandfather in the Great Library of Alexandria, where they face undead, soul-stealing wraiths called the Curators of Alexandria, and one of the Scrivener's Bones, a part-human, part-machine mercenary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2009

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Fiction, Call number: F SAN

Dahl, Michael.

Summary: The Librarian has to dig deeply into his bag of tricks in order to defeat one of his toughest foes, the Eraser.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2012

Copies Available at Kalkaska Middle School

1 available in Fiction, Call number: FIC DAH

Dahl, Michael.

Summary: The Librarian helps Owen and Ms. Eel defeat the legendary Inkfoot after the creature attacks Owen's dog and traps them in the library.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Stone Arch Books 2011

Copies Available at Kalkaska Middle School

1 available in Fiction, Call number: FIC DAH

Morgan, Robert

Summary: This sweeping biography is the story of early America--its ideals, its promise, its romance, and its destiny. Novelist Morgan transforms a mythic American hero--a legend in his own time--into a flesh-and-blood man, the man who was the largest spirit of his time. Hunter, explorer, settler, visionary, he was a trailblazer and a revolutionary--an American icon for more than two hundred years. Born...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 2007

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.9 MORGAN

Buzzelli, Elizabeth Kane

Summary: When they investigate a string of disappearances of young girls, will Jenny Weston and Zoe Zola be dispatched with extreme pride and prejudice?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crooked Lane Books 2018

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Michigan Mystery Collection, Call number: MICH MYSTERY BUZZELLI

Stadler, Alexander.

Summary: Beverly is thrilled to finally check out a book with her own library card, but when she accidentally keeps the book too long she worries that she'll have to pay a huge fine or go to jail.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Silver Whistle/Harcourt 2002

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

1 available in Picture Books, Call number: E STA

Faragher, John Mack

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Holt 1993

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.9 BOONE FARAGHER

Hart, Alison

Summary: In Kentucky, during the Civil War, the twelve-year-old slave Gabriel, contends with a cruel new horse trainer and skirmishes with Confederate soldiers as he pursues his dream of becoming a jockey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Peachtree 2007

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: [Fic] HAR

Mortenson, Greg.

Summary: A children's book that tells the story of Dr. Greg Mortenson's promise to build a school in a remote Himalayan village after the villagers saved his life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2009

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 371 MOR

Copies Available at Rapid City Elementary

2 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 371 MOR
Call number: 371/.009/5491 MOR

Drury, Bob

Summary: "The explosive true saga of the legendary figure, Daniel Boone, and the bloody struggle for America's frontier by two bestselling authors at the height of their writing power--Bob Drury and Tom Clavin. It is the mid-eighteenth century, and in the 13 colonies founded by Great Britain, anxious colonists desperate to conquer and settle North America's "First Frontier" beyond the Appalachian...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2021

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 976.9 DRURY

Welsbacher, Anne

Summary: Surveys the history, geography, people, cities, and other aspects of the Bluegrass State.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abdo & Daughters 1998

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 976 WEL

Gray, Susan Heinrichs.

Summary: Describes the physical features of a coral reef, its community of plants and animals, and environmental threats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2000

Copies Available at Birch Street Elementary

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 577.7 GRA

Berry, Wendell

Summary: Seven Kentucky stories set in the 1940s and featuring farmer Ptolemy Proudfoot and his schoolteacher wife, Miss Minnie. In The Solemn Boy, they invite a couple of hobos to a meal, while Nearly to the Fair comprises Proudfoot's amusing reflections on travel by car. By the author of What Are People For?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1994

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION BERRY

Naylor, Phyllis Reynolds.

Summary: During a student exchange program, seventh-graders Ivy June and Catherine share their lives, homes, and Kentucky communities, and find that although their lifestyles are total opposites they have a lot in common.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yearling 2011

Copies Available at Cherry Street Intermediate

1 available in Fiction, Call number: FIC NAY

Robards, Karen.

Summary: While investigating racetrack fraud, FBI agentLyman leaves $5,000 as bait for a crooked trainer. Instead, the money is stolen by Molly Ballard, a stablegroom with four siblings to support. Lyman offers topardon her in return for helping him catch the crooks andso begins a steamy romance. By the author of WalkingAfter Midnight.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1996

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION ROBARDS
1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP MYSTERY` ROBARDS

Wells, Jane.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New Horizon Press 1996

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 WELLS

Lampton, Christopher.

Summary: Describes the formation of a coral reef, its ecosystem, and the current problem of dying reefs--possibly caused by global warming.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Millbrook Press 1992

Copies Available at Kalkaska Middle School

1 available in Non-fiction, Call number: 574.5 LAM

Hackwith, A. J.

Summary: "Books that aren't finished by their authors reside in the Library of the Unwritten in Hell, but when restless characters who emerge from those unfinished stories escape, it is up to the Librarian to track them down...and keep the collection complete. Many years ago, Claire was named head librarian of the Unwritten Wing--a neutral space in Hell where all the stories unfinished by their authors...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ace 2019

Copies Available at Kalkaska County Library

1 available in Adult Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Call number: FANTASY HACKWITH

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