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The vile village by Lemony Snicket ( Recording )
7 editions published between 2001 and 2008 in English and held by 1,180 libraries worldwide
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.
Pirate latitudes by Michael Crichton ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 816 libraries worldwide
Published posthumously, Michael Crichton's novel recounts the exploits of a pirate named Charles Hunter who attempts against steep odds to plunder a Spanish treasure ship.
The magician's nephew by C. S Lewis ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 750 libraries worldwide
When Digory and Polly try to return the wicked witch Jadis to her own world, the magic gets mixed up and they all land in Narnia where they witness Aslan blessing the animals with human speech.
Island beneath the sea a novel by Isabel Allende ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 609 libraries worldwide
The story of a mulatta woman, a slave and concubine, determined to take control of her own destiny in a society where that would seem impossible
The grand finale by Janet Evanovich ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 578 libraries worldwide
Accident-prone Lingonberry Knudsen, owner of a pizza shop, climbs a tree to rescue a stranded kitten while out for a delivery. When she tumbles to the ground, she meets Jake Sawyer, who seems to be the solution to any disaster she could create for herself.
Are you afraid of the dark by Sidney Sheldon ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 559 libraries worldwide
In Berlin, a woman vanishes from the city streets. In Paris, a man plunges from the Eiffel Tower. In Denver, a small plane crashes into the mountains. In Manhattan, a body washes ashore along the East River. At first these seem to be random incidents, but the police soon discover that all four of the victims are connected to Kingsley International Group (KIG), the largest think tank in the world.
The rule of nine by Steve Martini ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 553 libraries worldwide
To end his terrorist career, the Old Weatherman is bankrolling the most devastating terrorist plot ever conceived. Meanwhile, defense attorney Paul Madriani teams up with weapons expert Joselyn Cole when she reveals that America may be the target of a future nuclear terrorist attack. However, with Madriani being monitored by the government due to his latest exploits, going public with Cole's intel might prove to be a costly move.
The lacuna a novel by Barbara Kingsolver ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 543 libraries worldwide
The story of American Harrison William Shepherd, a man caught between two worlds -- Mexico and the United States in the 1930s, '40s, and '50s -- whose search for identity takes readers to the heart of the twentieth century's most tumultuous events. Growing up in 1930's Mexico, Shepherd quickly learns that his mother is more concerned with social aspirations than his well-being. Life is whatever he learns from housekeepers and one fateful day, by mixing plaster for famed Mexican muralist Diego Rivera, he discovers a passion for Aztec history and meets the exotic, imperious artist Frida Kahlo, who will become his lifelong friend. His mother's knack for selecting men who fall on the losing side of Mexico's political battles, leads Harrison to take a withdrawn approach to life. Later, forced to flee to Mexico, he ventures back to the U.S., which is in the midst of World War II. As political winds continue to toss him north and south Shepherd tells his remarkable story through a series of letters and diary entries.
Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 524 libraries worldwide
When twelve-year-old Stephanie Edgely inherits her weird uncle's estate, she must join forces with ace detective Skulduggery Pleasant, a walking, talking, fire-throwing skeleton mage, to save the world from the Faceless Ones.
Son of a witch by Gregory Maguire ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 501 libraries worldwide
In the land of Oz, after Dorothy has detroyed the witch, an adolescent boy named Liir, who may be the witch's son, is willed back to life at the Cloister of Saint Gilda.
Moonlight mile by Dennis Lehane ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 487 libraries worldwide
In 1997, four-year-old Amanda McCready vanished without a trace. Investigators Patrick Kenzie and Angela Gennaro risked their lives to bring her home, and did so successfully, but it was the most haunting case of their careers. Twelve years later, Amanda has vanished again, forcing Kenzie and Gennaro to relive past demons and once again race to save her life.
Brava, Valentine by Adriana Trigiani ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 481 libraries worldwide
Since its inception in 1903, the Angelini Shoe Company has been a premier manufacturer of wedding shoes. Nevertheless, the 21st century has not been so kind to the company's fortune. Hoping to save the family business, the Angelini matriarch bequeaths the company to 33-year-old Valentine Roncalli. However, a budding romance and a plethora of family secrets promise to offer Valentine the challenge of her life.
This body of death an inspector Lynley novel by Elizabeth George ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 470 libraries worldwide
While Inspector Lynley takes a leave following his wife's murder, Isabelle Ardery is given temporary control of the Met. When a body is discovered in a Stoke Newington cemetery and the Met is targeted by the relentless media, Isabelle is forced to convince Lynley to return to work and spearhead the investigation.
Death echo by Elizabeth Lowell ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 464 libraries worldwide
Former CIA agent Emma Cross and former special ops team leader MacKenzie Durand fight their growing attraction to each other as they race to locate the missing yacht "Blackbird" and its cache of lethal cargo. They've got seven days to uncover the truth ... or a major American city will be lost.
Executive intent by Dale Brown ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 450 libraries worldwide
When the United States develops a new, state-of-the-art missile defense weapon, it threatens global stability and pits the world's superpowers in a contest for dominance in the space around Earth's orbit.
The screwtape letters by C. S Lewis ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 430 libraries worldwide
Correspondence of the worldly-wise old devil to his nephew Wormwood, a novice demon in charge of securing damnation of an ordinary young man.
The last oracle by James Rollins ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 424 libraries worldwide
A group of scientists has found a way to imbue autistic children with an incredible power. While they hope this will lead to world peace, it has the potential to destroy the world instead. SIGMA Force must find a way to stop the scientists, before it's too late.
Life sentences by Laura Lippman ( Recording )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 423 libraries worldwide
Laura Lippman releases a haunting thriller about a writer who discovers the truth about her past.
The winner stands alone by Paulo Coelho ( Recording )
3 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 390 libraries worldwide
Taking place during the course of 24 hours during the Cannes Film Fesitval, the story centers around Igor, a successful, driven Russian entrepreneur who will go to the darkest lengths to reclaim his ex-wife, Ewa. A meditation on personal power and innocent dreams that are manipulated or undone by success, the novel satirizes society's obsession with fame and money.
Betrayal of trust [a J.P. Beaumont mystery by Judith A Jance ( Recording )
2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 290 libraries worldwide
When a girl is strangled to death and the crime is captured on a grainy cell phone video, suspicion falls on the teenage grandson of Washington State's governor. To get to the truth, the governor calls on J.P. Beaumont to investigate. However, Beaumont soon connects the murder to a government cover-up.
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