Inyo County Free Library - New Acquisitions

These are books and media new to the library and cataloged by the Inyo County Free Library.

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Down the rabbit hole: the diary of Pringle Rose

By Bartoletti, Susan Campbell

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

It is 1871 in Scranton, Pennsylvania, and fourteen-year-old Pringle Rose, still grieving from the death of her parents, takes her brother Gideon, who has Down syndrome, escapes from her uncle and aunt, taking a train to Chicago--but disaster seems to follow her there.

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Doll bones

By Black, Holly

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Zach, Alice, and Poppy, friends from a Pennsylvania middle school who have long enjoyed acting out imaginary adventures with dolls and action figures, embark on a real-life quest to Ohio to bury a doll made from the ashes of a dead girl.

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The miniature world of Marvin & James

By Broach, Elise

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

When his best friend, a human boy named James, goes away on vacation, Marvin the beetle worries that their friendship may end.

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Operation Bunny

By Gardner, Sally

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

"When Emily Vole inherits an abandoned shop, it is up to her to battle a fairy-snatching witch and get to the bottom of Operation Bunny"--Page 4 of cover.

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The league

By Heldring, Thatcher

Publishing Date: 2013

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Fourteen-year-old Wyatt, hoping to impress a girl and ward off a bully, decides to join his older brother's summer football league, "The League of Pain," against the advice of his parents, who think golf is the right sport for him.

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The year of Billy Miller

By Henkes, Kevin

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Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Seven-year-old Billy Miller starts second grade with a bump on his head and a lot of worries, but by the end of the year he has developed good relationships with his teacher, his little sister, and his parents and learned many important lessons.

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Half a chance

By Lord, Cynthia

Publishing Date: 2014

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

Lucy, with her mother and her photographer father, has just moved to a small rural community in New Hampshire, and with her new friend Nate she plans to spend the summer taking photos for a contest, but pictures sometimes reveal more than people are willing to see.

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The hidden summer

By Phillips, Gin

Publishing Date: c2013

Classification: JFIC

Call Number: J

When twelve-year-old Nell and her best friend, Lydia, are forbidden to see each other, they hatch a plan to spend their summer days in an abandoned miniature golf course, where they soon find others in search of a home.

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