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Year Published: 2015

The forgotten plague

By the dawn of the nineteenth century, tuberculosis had killed one in seven of all the people who had ever lived. The disease struck America with a vengeance, ravaging communities and touching the lives of almost every family. The battle against the deadly bacteria had a profound and lasting impact on the country, It shaped medical and scientific pursuits, social habits, economic development, western expansion, and government policy. The story is told through the remembrances of those who lived

Year Published: 2014

Food chains [Documentary - 2014]

Documentary incorporates historical clips, including footage with Robert Kennedy Jr., Senator Edward Kennedy, and Senator Bernie Sanders.

Year Published: 2015

Big bang machine - searching for the Higgs Boson particle

On July 4, 2012, scientists at the giant atom smashing facility at CERN announced the discovery of a subatomic particle that seems like a tantalizingly close match to the elusive Higgs Boson, thought to be responsible for giving all the stuff in the universe its mass. Now CERN's scientists are preparing to restart the history-making collider, hoping to find the next great discovery.

Year Published: 2013

Tom at the farm

Year Published: 2015

Black bullet - complete collection

The Gastrea virus spreads like wildfire, causing each infected host to rapidly mutate, gaining new powers and abilities with every stage of development, even while they continue to attack, kill and infect multiple new hosts. Unable to fight a pandemic enemy that turns defenders into adversaries, the shocked remnants of the human race are forced to retreat into cities surrounded by giant monoliths made of Varanium, one of the few materials that can stop the Gastrea.

Year Published: 2002

Dick Tracy

G-man Dick Tracy battles top crime figure The Lame One in San Francisco.

Year Published: 2002

Return to the Blue Lagoon [Motion picture - 1991]

When two young lovers lose their lives at sea, they leave a young son behind. A kind-hearted widow and her daughter rescue the orphan, but through tragic circumstances, the children are abandoned on a deserted island.

Year Published: 2015

The glass man [Motion picture - 2012]

Martin owes the wrong people money. He agrees to be an accomplice to a loan shark for one night. What he must do will leave him shattered beyond repair.

Year Published: 2015

Terror at the mall [Documentary - 2015]

Directed by Emmy-nominated filmmaker Dan Reed (HBO documentaries Terror in Mumbai and Terror in Moscow), this 60-minute documentary is a searing account of the events of September 21, 2013, when members of the Somali Islamist group al-Shabaab stormed the Westgate Mall in Kenya, ultimately claiming responsibility for the deaths of 67 men, women and children and hundreds injured. Documenting the attack in stark detail from many angles, more than 100 security cameras recorded the events at the crow

Year Published: 1999

The blue lagoon [Motion picture - 1980]

A small boy and girl and the ship's cook survive a shipwreck and wash up on a tropical island. When the cook dies, the children are left on their own to survive and grow to adulthood.

Year Published: 2015

Guidance [Motion picture - 2014]

It's a riotous comedy that follows former child actor, David Gold, as he makes one bad decision after another. Recently unemployed and with nothing left to lose, he fakes his resume and gets a job as a high school guidance counselor. Quickly winning over the students with his bad behavior, David forms a friendship with Jabrielle, a teenage outcast and they hit the road as an unlikely pair of outlaws on the run.

Year Published: 2015

Frontline. Outbreak

The vivid, inside story of how the Ebola outbreak began and why it wasn't stopped before it was too late. With exclusive access to key global decision-makers and health responders, and gripping accounts of victims from the slums of Monrovia to the jungles of Guinea, Outbreak exposes tragic missteps in the response to the epidemic.

Year Published: 1991

Three men and a little lady

Three carefree bachelors are sharing the upbringing of Mary, an adorably curious 5-year-old. Mary's mother accepts a marriage proposal, which means relocation in England, and she takes Mary with her. The ex-dads quickly discover how empty life is without their little lady, and go to outrageous lengths to get her back.

Year Published: 2015

Getting on. The complete second season

The series takes place in the geriatric wing of a struggling hospital and follows a staff of overworked doctors and nurses and their elderly patients. Though the tone is darkly comic, this critically-acclaimed series addresses very real issues such as death, hopelessness, abusive patients and the things it takes to survive a high-stress work environment. The hospital's care workers do whatever it takes to stay sane while dealing with unruly patients, their children and their bosses.

Year Published: 2007

The prisoner of Zenda {Motion picture -1952]

He has the appearance and manner of the king, yet he's really a lookalike ... and on his shoulders rests all hope of foiling a blackguard's plot to usurp the throne. Adventure, pageantry and royal intrigue are forged at sword point.

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Basketball's Greatest Players

Whose hands were so big he held the basketball like a grapefruit? Which center singlehandedly changed the way defense was played? From Wilt Chamberlain and Bill Russell to Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, Larry Bird and Michael Jordan, young hoops fans can read about eleven legendary players in this exciting look at basketball's greatest slam-dunking, hoop-hanging superstars.

Arrow's hell

"From bestselling author Chantal Fernando, the second book in a sexy romance series featuring the bad boys of the Wind Dragons Motorcycle Club and the women who fall in love with them. Being the younger sister of a Wind Dragons MC member isn't as great as you'd think it would be. I can't escape the details of my brother's exploits. No one tells me anything. Men who know who I am tend to stay away from me. And worst of all: the members of the MC are off-limits. When Arrow catches my eye, I make i

Dance with the Devil

Born to be enemies. Destined to be lovers.

The bazaar of bad dreams - stories

"A master storyteller at his best--the O. Henry Prize winner Stephen King delivers a generous collection of stories, several of them brand-new, featuring revelatory autobiographical comments on when, why, and how he came to write (or rewrite) each story. Since his first collection, Nightshift, published thirty-five years ago, Stephen King has dazzled readers with his genius as a writer of short fiction. In this new collection he assembles, for the first time, recent stories that have never been


Raven is cunning, aggressive and whip-smart—she's had to be to survive. She was taken in at a young age by the boss of a car-theft ring, who rescued her from a life of hell. For too long she's believed she owes him everything and used her uncanny urban climbing skills to train young recruits for what she believes are victimless crimes. Until Raven discovers that his compassion for the kids he wrangles into the ring is just a front, and they are all merely tools of his trade, nothing more. When h


-- Fear of infection has kept Zach Houtman and his lover Nico Fernández apart for a decade. They meet rarely, just long enough to coordinate their spying on the head of the government's virus research division. Secretary Littlewood is a vicious predator, and they suspect he's trying to acquire the strain of the virus that would make him superhuman. To stop him, they need the perfect bait: Rhys.For Rhys, helping them might cost him his relationship with Darius — or his life. For Zach and Nico, ev

The Shadows of Christmas Past

Dark magic heats up the holiday season as two sizzling New York Times Magic is in the air this Christmas—but is it good or evil? In this sexy yuletide anthology from two of the hottest names in paranormal romance, animal instincts take over… In #1 New York Times and A small town woman is shocked when the injured wolf she takes back to her kennel turns into a man in New York Times bestselling author Susan Sizemore's "A Touch of Harry." The only thing more difficult to hide than his stunning

Weird Girl and What's His Name

In the tiny podunk town of Hawthorne, North Carolina, seventeen-year-old geeks Lula and Rory share everything—sci-fi and fantasy fandom, Friday night binge-watching of old X-Files

A Little Thing Called Love

Grandmother, grandmother, who shall it be Who shall it be who will marry me? Duke, Earl, a powerful marquess? When my heart is given to Fyclan Morris…Irish! Even worse, her father blames her for their reversal of fortune…And it's a fortune—or rather, his grandmother the fortune teller—who foretold that Fyclan would meet "the one,", a love prophesied in the stars. He vows nothing will stand in the way of making Jennifer his bride, but is the price too high? Or is a thing called love worth every c

Divorce Turkish Style

Praise for Esmahan Aykol:"Kati could be the love child of Miss Marple and NPR's Andrei Codrescu. It doesn't matter who done it. What matters is that Aykol uses the genre to tell us more about the world than we're used to."—NewsdayKati owns Istanbul's only mystery book store and, as usual, gets involved in a case that is none of her business. Every day, a beautiful woman lunches alone in the restaurant next to the bookstore. When the woman is found dead in her apartment, Kati immediately recogniz

Simon's Cat Off to the Vet . . . and Other Cat-astrophes

" -- Simon's Cat: Off to the Vet-- -- -- The Cat on my Head "Laugh-out-loud funny like all of Tofield's work, this book features 240 pages of hilarious new gags and adventures featuring Simon's Cat and his friends....This book will delight cat lovers, and makes a great stocking stuffer." -- -- Simon's Cat Off to the Vet...and Other Cat-astrophes Says Tofield: "Taking my naughty cat to the vet is one of the most requested film ideas from our fans. It was because of this that I started work on a

Chasing Forgiveness

A teen attempts to forgive the unforgiveable in this "stunning novel" ( -- Chasing Forgiveness What Daddy Did.

Those We Left Behind

-- From the Hardcover edition.

The Beast of Cretacea

When seventeen-year-old Ishmael wakes up from stasis aboard the Pequod, he is amazed by how different this planet is from the dirty, dying, Shroud-covered Earth he left behind. But Ishmael isn't on Cretacea to marvel at the fresh air, sunshine, and endless blue ocean. He's here to work, risking his life to hunt down great ocean-dwelling beasts to harvest and send back to the resource-depleted Earth. Even though easy prey abounds, time and again the chase boat crews are ordered to ignore it in or

Mistletoe and Magic (Novella)

-- does   Jared Marton takes one look at Penelope and his fate is sealed. He must possess her, heart and soul, even if his efforts to get close to this ethereal beauty are thwarted by her determination to deny the magic between them . . . until a perfect kiss dissolves all barriers to sweet surrender. But when Jared discovers the burden she carries, a perfect love is challenged by the cold winds of fate. Praise for Mistletoe and Magic   "A lovely bit of Christmas romance with love at first sig

New Fiction Books

Cinderella girl

Her family is gone. The house is locked. She is trapped. Meanwhile, a teenage girl has been found murdered aboard the Cinderella, a cruise ship which sails between Sweden and Finland.

Sidney Sheldon's Reckless - a Tracy Whitney novel

Tracy Whitney was one of the best thieves in the business until she settled down, had a baby, and planned to spend the rest of her days quietly. When tragic news forces Tracy to face her greatest nightmare, she's more dangerous than ever. A group of global hackers are intent on the collapse of capitalism and private wealth and the creation of a new world order. When this group turn to violence, with deadly effect, the mysterious woman pulling their strings becomes the CIA's public enemy number o

True grift

"A bankrupt lawyer and a greedy insurance adjuster concoct a personal injury scam involving a runaway grocery cart and recruit a half-wit golf course greenskeeper as their fall guy. But the plan goes horribly wrong, and as it spirals into a murderous fiasco, the grifters must deal with betrayals, shakedowns, bombs and mobsters to avoid prison... or worse, an early grave in a Southern California landfill." -- back cover.

Animal dreams - a novel

Hallie Nodine fights for justice in Nicaragua while her sister, Codi, returns to Arizona to confront her dying father, as myths, dreams, and flashbacks blend to examine life's commitments.

Little sister death

Surviving ice - a novel

"The USA TODAY bestselling author of the Ten Tiny Breaths series and Burying Water which Kirkus Reviews called a sexy, romantic, gangster-tinged page-turner returns with a new novel packed with romance, plot twists, and psychological suspense. Ivy Lee, a talented tattoo artist who spent the early part of her twenties on the move, is looking for a place to call home. She thinks she might havefinally found it working in her uncle's tattoo shop in San Francisco. But all that changes when a robbery

Love finds you in Sundance Wyoming

Angel Ramirez is tired of living a lie. But can she live like a lady? On the run from a dangerous outlaw, Angel works her way across several states disguised as a boy and working as a varmint tracker and horse wrangler. After taking a job on a Wyoming ranch owned by a bachelor and his widowed sister, she finally reveals her true identity and must fight to prove her worth as a ranch hand while somehow discovering her role as woman.

The inheritance

"Despite her business success in Washington, DC, a woman troubled by questions about her roots and identity receives a surprising letter from a solicitor's firm; meanwhile, the death of a clan patriarch in Scotland's Shetland Islands paralyzes the economy of an entire community"--

Deck the halls with love - a lost lords of Pembrook novella

In her dazzling first season, Lady Meredith Hargreaves gave her heart to Alistair Wakefield, the Marquess of Chetwyn, only to have it shattered when he proposed to another. And now that he's free to pursue her? It matters little, because she's on her way to the altar, heartbreak be damned. Chetwyn once set aside his dreams in favor of duty and honor. But as Christmas approaches, he is determined to put his own desires first and lure Lady Meredith back into his arms, where she's always belonged.

Bohemian Gospel

Thirteenth-century Bohemia is a dangerous place for a girl, especially one as odd as Mouse, born with unnatural senses and an uncanny intellect. Some call her a witch. Others call her an angel. Even Mouse doesn't know who -- or what -- she is. But she means to find out. When young King Ottakar shows up at the Abbey wounded by a traitor's arrow, Mouse breaks church law to save him and then agrees to accompany him back to Prague as his personal healer. Caught in the undertow of court politics at t

The guilty

When his father is charged with murder and refuses to do anything to prove his innocence, Will Robie returns as an outsider to his hometown of Cantrell, Mississippi--where is he is met with distrust--to conduct his own investigation.

Tales of accidental genius - stories

Offers a diverse collection of short fiction that touches on human genius in different cultures and social classes, rooted in faith and compassion.

The pharaoh's secret - a novel from the NUMA files

"Kurt and Joe tangle with the most determined enemy they’ve ever encountered when a ruthless powerbroker schemes to build a new Egyptian empire as glorious as those of the Pharaohs. Part of his plan rests on the manipulation of a newly discovered aquifer beneath the Sahara, but an even more devastating weapon at his disposal may threaten the entire world: a plant extract known as the black mist, discovered in the City of the Dead and rumored to have the power to take life from the living and res

The granite moth - a novel

It begins with a bang: Kathleen Stone is watching her friend Dolly and his fellow drag queens from The Pink Parrot perform at the Halloween Parade when their float explodes. Suspecting foul play, The Pink Parrot's owner, Big Mamma, hires Kat to find the culprit.

The wicked

For a librarian specializing in magic books, Olivia's new job is a dream come true. She's part of a team transporting a collection of books owned by the Vampyre sorceress Carling Severan. Head of security for the expedition, Sebastian Hale, is tired of his rootless life of adventure and finds himself attracted to the calm, beautiful librarian, but he's living a personal nightmare. He's been hit with a curse that is slowly taking away his sight, and he doesn't know if he will survive the results.

New Nonfiction Books

Taunton's Decks complete - expert advice from start to finish

Offers step-by-step, illustrated instructions for building and updating decks, including structural design, digging footings, framing, attaching posts, installing guards and handrails, and building stairs.

Value-based fees - how to charge--and get--what you're worth - a guide for consultants

"Weiss one of the most widely-renowned independent consultants in the country, shows consultants how to raise their fees in a way that creates a win-win,"good deal" dynamic with clients. Using interviews, vignettes, and a wealth of practical, hands-on advice, Value-Based Fees reveals how you can; establish your unique value and educate clients in how value determines worth. Key revisions include updated references and examples throughout the book; expanded sections on ethical issues; new content

Angels - the definitive guide to angels from around the world

The Rough Guide to Panama

Fodor's Vienna & the best of Austria - with Salzburg & skiing in the Alps

Microsoft Excel 2016 Step by Step

Larousse concise dictionary Spanish-English, English-Spanish. Spanish-English/ English-Spanish

Provides Spanish and English equivalents for over two hundred thirty thousand words and phrases, and includes information on pronunciation, idioms, and grammar.

SQL - a beginner's guide

Footprint Handbook St Lucia & Dominica

Health revelations from heaven and earth

Health Revelations from Heaven and Earth connects divine wisdom with the science of how we can live as God intended. Tommy infused the covers of the first printing with healing energy. Let it flow through you as this book leads you toward revitalized health, a newfound sense of purpose, and spiritual balance. Fully corroborated by Dr.Sinatra's four decades of medical expertise, these divine lessons bring Heaven and Earth a little bit closer. --

Jerry on Jerry - the unpublished Jerry Garcia interviews

An array of previously unpublished interviews with Jerry Garcia reveals his thoughts on religion, politics, his personal life, and his creative process, and includes never-before-seen family photos, set lists, and artwork.

William Cameron Menzies - the shape of films to come

Lives of the great photographers

"Thirty-eight of the most important and influential figures of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries, from Ansel Adams, Diane Arbus and Andrew Kertesz to Man Ray, Robert Mapplethorpe and Alfred Stieglitz, are profiled in bold and compelling detail."--flyleaf.

Chasing perfection - the principles behind winning football the De La Salle way

The Tiredness Cure - How to Beat Fatigue and Feel Great for Good

New Young Adult Books & Graphic Novels

The Joker - endgame

"The tie-in to the best-selling BATMAN VOL. 7: ENDGAME is here in THE JOKER; ENDGAME! Gotham City has been overrun by craziness, and the power is out at Gotham Academy! There's a mob of Jokerized madmen in Gotham City, and they're determined to spread the virus into the world beyond... but they're gonna have to get past Batgirl first! What do Batman's villains do on the craziest night in Gotham City? The city is overrun by Jokerized victims, but a small band of teenagers unites to take a stand.

Superman/Wonder Woman. Volume 2, War and peace

"To stop Doomsday from destroying his adopted planet, Superman fought him to the bitter end. But with one threat gone, a new one surfaces inside the body of the Last Son of Krypton. Now, Superman must fight a battle within his own mind, body and heart -- with the help of the woman he loves. But will even that be enough to save the doomed Superman?"--

Sacred heart

The children of Alexandria are just trying to live like normal teens, and Ben Schiller is no exception. But her relationship with her best friend is changing, her sister is hiding a dark secret, and tragedy looms. Also: where are all the parents?

Daredevil by Frank Miller & Klaus Janson. Vol. 1

A classic Marvel hero defined by one of comics' greatest visionaries! A Marvel Comics mainstay since 1964, Daredevil got a new lease on life in a landmark 1979-1983 run by writer-penciler Frank Miller and inker-penciler Klaus Janson, whose daring reinvention of the character quickly made Miller one of the biggest and most influential stars in the comic-book industry. Miller put his own stamp on established cast members such as reporter Ben Urich, femme fatale Black Widow, mad assassin Bullseye,

Free Country - a tale of the Children's Crusade.

When several children go missing in a small English town, the Dead Boy Detectives find them in Free Country, a place where children never grow old and are free from adults, but with its power failing it needs the strength of five innately powerful children to restore the uncanny world to what it once was.

Death Vigil 1

A Silent Voice 4

Batman - the Jiro Kuwata Batmanga, Volume 2.

"Nearly fifty years after it was originally published in Japan, the famed Batman manga is now fully translated and available to English-speaking readers in its entirety for the first time! Dive into these beautiful, timeless stories written and illustrated by the legendary manga creator Jiro Kuwata."--

Kiss of the rose princess. Volume 3

Anise commands her knights to search for her rose choker before her absent father returns; meanwhile, the knights don't trust Haruto Kisugi, Anise's former friend and new transfer student. Seiran has been kidnapped, and the seal placed on the Demon Lord is breaking! Anise must make a True Contract with her knights in order to save Seiran and stop the Demon Lord from entering this world. But is Anise ready to accept the terms of this new contract with her knights?

The walking dead. Book 12 - a continuing story of survival horror

"After Rick delivers Carl to Hilltop to start their new lives apart, a threat emerges from within the walker hordes that no one could expect. A threat that will leave readers speechless."--

Poorly drawn lines - good ideas and amazing stories

"A bear flies through space. A hamster suffers a breakdown. Elsewhere, a garden snake is arrested by animal control and jailed for home invasion, while a child marvels at the wonder of nature as worms emerge from the ground and begin looking for vodka (as they always have). These are common occurrences in the world of Reza Farazmand's wildly popular Web comic, Poorly Drawn Lines. Traveling from deep space to alternate realities to the bottom of the ocean, this eponymous collection brings togethe

Noragami - stray god. Volume 8

"Forget Me Not - Yato's free time has ended and now he's grounded in Takama-ga-hara, forced to do his father's bidding. Usually, he would play along until he's set free again, but this time, he must get back as soon as possible, or Hiyori, his one and only follower, could forget all about him." -- cover.

The Avengers - Ultron forever

"In the 25th century, machines have inherited the Earth. The humans who remain are their slaves. And Ultron is the All-Father, his singular will enforced by his own team of Avengers. Mankind's only hope is a group of Earth's mightiest heroes drawn from different points in history"--

My love story!! 6

"Now that they've been dating for half a year, Takeo and Yamato finally have their first kiss! Meanwhile, Takeo's mom goes into labor, and something happens that makes her realize how much Takeo's grown... Is Takeo ready to be a big brother?" --

Messenger - the legend of Joan of Arc - a graphic novel

Graphic novel retelling of the story of Joan of Arc, who inspired and led French armies to fight for freedom against the British, only to be captured and executed when she was nineteen years old.

New Large Print Books & Foreign Language Materials

A stitch in crime

Thea James has accepted an assignment as co-chairperson for Larkindale's first quilt show extravaganza. Juggling the new assignment with running her antique business, she's already feeling frayed when things start to unravel. Mary-Alice Wentworth, a much-loved town matriarch, respected quilt judge, and Thea's dear friend, is covertly conked on the head during the kick-off Quilt Show Soiree, throwing suspicion on her guests. It also appears that a valuable diamond brooch has been stolen during th

The courtesan

"The year is 1881. Seven-year-old Jinhua is left an orphan, alone and unprotected after her mandarin father's summary execution for the crime of speaking the truth. For seven silver coins, she is sold to a brothel-keeper and subjected to the worst of human nature. Will the private ritual that is her father's legacy and the wise friendship of the crippled brothel maid be enough to sustain her? When an elegant but troubled scholar takes Jinhua as his concubine, she enters the close world of his je


After losing her entire family, Clarisse Carrington is closed off and not welcoming to her pursuer, Stanton Rourke. With a rocky past between them she struggled to keep herself distant.

Hearts made whole

In 1865, Caroline has tended the Windmill Point Lighthouse in Michigan since her father's death, but her home and livelihood are threatened when a wounded Civil War veteran arrives to take her place.

The long high noon

Locked in a deadly feud, cowboys Randy Locke and Frank Farmer have spent decades trying to annihilate each other. So far, they're even. Randy has a permanent limp. Frank wears a prosthetic ear. Even their marriages have fallen victim to the feud. Their story is so well known, Frank and Randy are approached with a proposition: with Buffalo Bill's Wild West show a raging success, why not sell tickets to their next duel? Winner take all, in more ways than one . . .

Head case - my brain and other wonders

A young woman diagnosed with a brain abnormality which impairs her ability to judge time and space discusses her struggles to overcome her disability and lead an independent life.

Seven threadly sins

The theft of memory - losing my father, one day at a time

Lights out - a cyberattack, a nation unprepared, surviving the aftermath

"A renowned broadcast journalist reports that a major cyberattack on America's power grid is not only possible but likely, that it would be unimaginably devastating and that the United States is shockingly unprepared,"--

This gun for hire

Former Army cavalryman Quill McKenna takes pride in protecting the most powerful man in Stonechurch, Colorado: Mr. Ramsey Stonechurch himself. But the mine owner has enemies, and after several threats on his life, mines, and family, Quill decides to hire someone to help guard the boss's daughter. Calico Nash, who knows more about scouting and shooting than cross-stitching, agrees to pose as Ann's private tutor. But between escalating threats and their growing attraction, Calico will soon have a

A heart's danger

As the people of Fort Laramie stand at the brink of war with the Sioux, Sarah exposes a trap prepared for her love, Rand, by the man's rival and Rand's own fiance´e.

Welcome to Night Vale - a novel

"Located in a nameless desert somewhere in the great American Southwest, Night Vale is a small town where ghosts, angels, aliens, and government conspiracies are all commonplace parts of everyday life. It is here that the lives of two women, with two mysteries, will converge. Nineteen-year-old Night Vale pawn shop owner Jackie Fierro is given a paper marked "KING CITY" by a mysterious man in a tan jacket holding a deer skin suitcase. Everything about him and his paper unsettles her, especially t

See me

"Colin Hancock is giving his second chance his best shot. At 28, he's focused only on walking a straight line - getting his teaching degree, working out at the gym religiously, and avoiding all the places and people that proved so destructive in his earlier life. The last thing he's looking for is a serious relationship. But when Maria Sanchez crosses paths with him on a rainswept night in North Carolina, his plans are upended in a way that will rattle the foundations of his carefully structured

A woman unknown - a Kate Shackleton mystery

"The woman unknown: Deirdre Fitzpatrick is married to a man who wants to know where she really goes when supposedly taking care of her sick mother and calls on the expertise of Kate Shackleton, amateur sleuth extraordinaire to investigate. The gentleman: Everett Runcie is a banker facing ruin and disgrace. His American heiress wife will no longer pay for his mistakes, or tolerate his infidelity, and is seeking a divorce. The murder: When a chambermaid enters Runcie's hotel room, she is shocked t

Shotgun Charlie - a Ralph Compton novel

New Children's Materials

Star Wars. AT-AT attack!

Luke Skywalker and the rest of the Rebels face off against the Empire's dreaded mechanical AT-ATs on the ice planet of Hoth.

Pinkalicious and the sick day

With her perfect attendance record, Pinkalicious gets to be principal for the day, but when she wakes up sick, she worries that her big day will be ruined.

Big Dog and Little Dog getting in trouble

Big Dog and Little Dog get in trouble when they play in the house.

Henry Hugglemonster. Snow day

"It's a snow day, and Henry can't wait to sled down Mount Roarsmore!"--

Hooray for reading!

Marcella is learning to read. The dolls want to learn too. With Raggedy Ann's help the dolls have a reading adventure!

Ling & Ting - together in all weather

Twin sisters Ling and Ting have fun together playing in all kinds of weather.

Berkley, the terrible sleeper

"Most bears sleep all winter, but Berkley isn't most bears--he has trouble falling asleep. Momma and Poppa Bear try to help, but nothing works. What will they do if Berkley is still wide awake when winter comes?"--

We like Spike!

"Find out what makes Spike the dragon such a great friend, not only to Twilight Sparkle, Rainbow Dash, Fluttershy, Rarity, Applejack, and Pinkie Pie, but to all the ponies in Ponyville!"-- Back cover.

What does Otis see?

The little tractor from "Otis and the Tornado" visits with the many animals living on his farm, including a puppy, a little calf and a bull.

Splat the Cat - twice the mice

Splat is thrilled when he finds out that Seymour's brother is coming to visit.

I am Picasso

Follow the adventures of Picasso, a playful puppy that is adopted by an artist and his young daughter.

Block party surprise

Mr. Perkins has a big surprise for the annual block party, but when the truck carrying it there breaks down, twins Jada and Jamal and their best friends, Josh and Carlita, propose a different form of transportation.

Big Dog and Little Dog wearing sweaters

Big Dog and Little Dog resourcefully find a sweater for Big Dog to wear.

Merry Christmas, Ollie!

On Christmas Eve, Ollie and the other goslings anxiously await the arrival of Father Christmas Goose.

Backyard camp-out

While preparing for a backyard campout, Jada and Jamal Perkins join their friends Josh Cornish and Carlita Garcia in a search for Mrs. Mason's lost cat, Daisy.