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LARSON, ERIK
THUNDERSTRUCK - DAB 00009
Edwardian England. Chronicles the 1910 manhunt forDr. H.H. Crippen, who murdered his wife and fled in disguise by ocean liner to Canada with his lover. Describes how Guglielmo Marconi's 1895 invention of wireless communication enabled Scotland Yard to pursue the killer and enthrall the world. Bestseller. 2006. Adult Non-Fiction

LONDON, JACK
CALL OF THE WILD - DAB 00057
Buck, a St. Bernard mix, is stolen and trained to be a sled dog in the alaskan gold fields. Abused by both men and dogs, buck learns to fight ruthlessly until he finds a master, John Thornton, whom he loves and respects. For senior high and older readers. 1903. Young Adult Fiction

LORD, BETTE BAO
IN THE YEAR OF THE BOAR AND JACKIE ROBINSON - DAB 00077
Wong moves to America from China and doesn’t speak English and the kids at school ignore her. But summer comes and she plays stickball with superstar Jackie Robinson and realizes through baseball America becomes the land of opportunity. Juvenile Fiction

LOWRY, LOIS
THE GIVER - DAB 00029
Told with deceptive simplicity, this is the provocative story of a boy who experiences something incredible and undertakes something impossible. In the telling it questions every value we have taken for granted and reexamines our most deeply held beliefs. Juvenile Fiction

LYNCH, SARAH-KATE
BLESSED ARE THE CHEESEMAKERS - DAB 00044
Coolarney House is an Irish dairy farm where two old men with big hearts and secrets mend lives and make astonishing cheeses, some with magic powers. Adult Fiction

 
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