Lily, Jasper, and Katie find themselves in another action-filled adventure when they should be taking a vacation after solving their last case. Balliett, Blue. The Wright 3. Sixth-grade detectives Calder and Petra, joined by friend Tommy Segovia from Chasing Vermeer Scholastic, , form the Wright 3 to piece together a puzzle that saves a historic Frank Lloyd Wright house from being destroyed. Broach, Elise.
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Desert Crossing. Driving through a desert rainstorm, year-old Lucy, her older brother, Jamie, and his friend Kit hit something in the road. Stopping, the three teens discover a dead girl lying on the shoulder. Clements, Andrew. Room One: A Mystery or Two. The only sixth-grader in a one-room schoolhouse with 10 students, Ted loves mysteries. While delivering papers on his morning route, Ted spots a young girl looking out of the window of an abandoned farmhouse, and he becomes embroiled in a mystery that requires him to keep a secret.
Small black-and-white sketches enhance the refreshingly innocent tone of this story. Colfer, Eoin. Half Moon Investigations. The graduate of an online school for detectives, year-old Fletcher Moon is the self-proclaimed youngest private investigator on the planet. Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan. The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes.
Ferguson, Alane. The Christopher Killer. This first installment of the Forensic Mystery series introduces year-old Cameryn Mahoney, who assists her father, the county coroner, with his work, including helping with autopsies. It may stretch credibility to believe that a teen would be allowed to view an autopsy, but the graphic details will appeal to CSI fans. Chasing the Jaguar. Hautman, Pete, and Mary Louge. The Bloodwater Mysteries: Snatched.
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In this first entry in the Bloodwater Mysteries series, high-school reporter Roni Delicata and science geek Brian Bain have nothing in common, until they are forced to team up and investigate the mysterious disappearance of their new classmate, Alicia. Two narratives tell the story: one following the missing girl, the other following the teen sleuths. Johns, Linda. Hannah West in the Belltown Towers. Fans of J. Joosse, Barbara M.
Date Added: Oct 6, Description: Reporting on a commercial flight where everyone aboard lost their memories, a young journalist stumbles onto a much bigger story, the top-secret Mind Management program. Her ensuing journey involves weaponized psychics, hypnotic advertising, talking dolphins, and seemingly immortal pursuers, as she attempts to find the flight's missing passenger, the man who was MIND MGMT's greatest success-- and its most devastating failure.
But in a world where people can rewrite reality itself, can she trust anything she sees? Date Added: Jul 12, Description: "Stel and Atan are interstellar repairmen searching for a lost space station and its crew. Their journey takes them to the mythical paradise planet Edena where they unwittingly and unwillingly join a multidimensional battle between good and evil"-- Provided by publisher. Description: Set in an alternate world of art deco beauty and steampunk horror, Monstress tells the epic story of Maika Halfwolf, a teenage survivor of a cataclysmic war between humans and their hated enemies, the Arcanics.
In the face of oppression and terrible danger, Maika is both hunter and hunted, searching for answers about her mysterious past as those who seek to use her remain just one step behind and all the while, the monster within begins to awaken. Description: "You only think you know this story. In , Jeffrey Dahmer, the most notorious serial killer since Jack the Ripper, seared himself into the American consciousness. To the public, Dahmer was a monster who committed unthinkable atrocities.
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To Derf Backderf, 'Jeff' was a much more complex figure: a high school friend with whom he had shared classrooms, hallways, and car rides. In [this story], a haunting and original graphic novel, writer-artist Backderf creates a surprisingly sympathetic portrait of a disturbed young man struggling against the morbid urges emanating from the deep recesses of his psyche-- a shy kid, a teenage alcoholic, and a goofball who never quite fit in with his classmates.
With profound insight, what emerges is a Jeffrey Dahmer that few ever really knew, and one readers will never forget. Call Number: B Dah. Description: The heart-rending autobiographical manga that's taken the internet by storm! My Lesbian Experience with Loneliness is an honest and heartfelt look at one young woman's exploration of her sexuality, mental well-being, and growing up in our modern age. Told using expressive artwork that invokes both laughter and tears, this moving and highly entertaining single volume depicts not only the artist's burgeoning sexuality, but many other personal aspects of her life that will resonate with readers.
Description: Nonfiction graphic novel explaining the physiology of the brain and describing theoretical and experimental developments that led to our present understanding. Call Number: Description: In the early hours after Halloween on , four year-old newspaper delivery girls uncover the most important story of all time. Suburban drama and supernatural mysteries collide in this series about nostalgia, first jobs, and the last days of childhood -- back cover.
Description: When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. Description: "Who is Lottie Person? Is she a gorgeous, fun-loving social media star with a perfect life or a gross, allergy-ridden mess? Description: In this wordless graphic novel, a man leaves his homeland and sets off for a new country, where he must build a new life for himself and his family. From Jonathan Hickman and Tomm Coker comes a new crypto-noir series about the power of dirty, filthy money and exactly what kind of people you can buy with it.
Date Added: Feb 20, Description: "A graphic novel-style history of baseball--providing an illustrated chronological look at the major games, players, and rule changes that shaped the sport--presented in fun, easily understood chunks perfect for casual and diehard fans alike. Sequential art steps up to the plate and covers all the bases with this illustrated origin of America's national pastime.
Smith team up to present a complete look at the beginnings both real and legendary , developments, triumphs, and tragedies of baseball. The Comic Book Story of Baseball spotlights the players, teams, games, and moments that have kept the game so popular for so long. Not only does the book define key terms and explain how the game is played, it also breaks down the cultural impact and significance of the sport in America and overseas including Japan, Cuba, and the Dominican Republic. Description: Police officer Rick Grimes is shot on the job and wakes up a month later to find that the world that he knows is gone.
Zombies have taken over and are killing and eating those who are still alive. He sets out toward Atlanta in the hope that his family is still alive and endures many horrors along the way. Description: This first volume of the collection contains books 1 and 2 of the series: The City of Shifting Waters - in its original two parts, 9 pages longer format - and The Empire of a Thousand Planets.
It also includes book 0, Bad Dreams, translated into English for the first time: the very first adventures of our two heroes, published after City and retroactively numbered. Finally, linking the volumes of this collection together, a long, exclusive interview with the authors and director Luc Besson is illustrated with new art as well as numerous sketches, studies and photographs from the latter's upcoming big-screen adaptation.
In the world of phone phreaks, hackers, and scammers, he's a legend. His exploits are hotly debated: could he really get free long-distance calls by whistling into a pay phone. Did his video-game piracy scheme accidentally trigger the first computer virus. And did he really dodge the FBI by using their own wiretapping software against them. Is he even a real person. And if he's ever caught, what would happen to a geek like him in federal prison, Inspired by the incredible stories of real-life hackers, Wizzygig is the thrilling tale of a master manipulator his journey from precocious child scammer to federally wanted fugitive, and beyond.
In a world transformed by social networks and data leaks, Ed Piskors debut graphic novel reminds us how much power can rest in the hands of an audacious kid with a keyboard. Date Added: Jan 17, Description: "Heroic. Armed with her Lasso of Truth and imbued with the power of the gods themselves, Princess Diana of Themyscira--known to the world as Wonder Woman--is one of the greatest superheroes in history. But who is she Not even Wonder Woman herself knows for sure. Diana's links to both the Amazons and the Gods of Olympus have been severed.
Her memories are a tangle of contradictions that even her lie-detecting lasso cannot untangle. To solve the riddle of her origin, she must embark on her greatest quest of all--finding a way back to her vanished home. To get there, she must team up with her greatest enemy, the feral beast-woman, Cheetah. Will this unlikely alliance shine the light of truth on Diana's darkest secrets, or bury them--and her--forever?
Printer Friendly Display Series created from classic and contemporary British mysteries, and some written specifically for the small screen. Prime Suspect. Tennison [DVD]. Season 1 [DVD]. Dirk Gently's Holistic Detective Agency. Season One [DVD]. Grantchester [Season 1] [DVD].
The Agatha Christie Hour. Set 1 [DVD]. Series 1 [DVD]. Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries. Series 1.
Discs 1 And 2 [DVD]. Description: An ordinary married couple gets caught up in international intrigue and discovers that they have a knack for crime solving in this charming detective series. Call Number: Drama. Format: DVD. Date Added: Aug 10, Description: A town wrapped in secrets. When the body of eleven-year-old Danny Latimer is found on the beach in Broadchurch on the Dorset coast, Detective Sergeant Ellie Miller and her newly-appointed boss, Detective Inspector Alec Hardy, are called to investigate. As suspicions mount and the mystery deepens, a national spotlight descends upon Broadchurch, threatening to pull the town, its residents and their secrets apart.
Date Added: Mar 21, Description: Cormoran Strike is a war veteran turned private detective operating out of a tiny office in London's Denmark Street. Though he's wounded both physically and psychologically, Strike's unique insight and his background as an SIB Investigator prove crucial in solving complex cases that elude the police.
Date Added: Mar 20, Description: Playing With Fire Episodes 1 and 2 : The discovery of two bodies in a suspected arson lead Banks and Cabbot to uncover an art forgery scheme. When another victim is found, Banks is determined to find the man behind the forgery ring before he can strike closer to home. Friend of the Devil Episodes 3 and 4 : This one has a lot of murder. Gilead by Marilynne Robinson. Housekeeping by Marilynne Robinson. Lila by Marilynne Robinson. The Laughing Monsters by Denis Johnson.
The Lonely Polygamist by Brady Udall. Train Dreams by Denis Johnson. Tree of Smoke by Denis Johnson. Volt by Alan Heathcock. Lies: Ann Putnam Jr. Railroad Redemption by Wynette I. The Dark Lady by Dawn Chandler.
The Horse Indians by Robert Bolen. The Snake People by Robert D. War Chief Paulina by Robert D. The Grasshopper Trap by Patrick F.
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