Old Penn Station

author: Low, William
An illustrated account of the construction, history, and demolition of New York City's Pennsylvania Station.
year: 2007
copies: 6
call number/section: 385.3
lexile: 940
subjects: historic buildings, buildings, new york (n.y.) [X]

Once Upon A Crime

author: Buckley, Michael, Keene, Carolyn
When the fairy-tale detectives rush to New York City hoping to find an Everafter who can cure Puck, they trigger a chain of events that includes a murder mystery, and learn many new things about their mother who, along with their father, is still in an enchanted sleep.
year: 2008
copies: 79
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 720

Gregor And The Marks Of Secret

author: Collins, Suzanne
Twelve-year-old Gregor returns to the world beneath New York City, where he joins forces with Princess Lexa and Ripred the rat to defend the Underlanders and the Nibblers from the army led by the adolescent rat king, the Bane.
year: 2006
copies: 51
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 730
subjects: imaginary wars and battles, animals, fantasy, new york (n.y.) [X]

The Seer Of Shadows

author: Avi
Photographer Horace Carpetine is commissioned to do a portrait for society matron Mrs.
year: 2009
copies: 119
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 720

Gregor And The Prophecy Of Bane

author: Collins, Suzanne
In his second adventure, eleven-year-old Gregor returns to the world beneath New York City to rescue his kidnapped sister, Boots, and fulfill a prophecy that will restore peace to the people, bats, rats, cockroaches, and spiders who populate the underworld.
year: 2004
copies: 55
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 680

Lost And Found

author: Clements, Andrew, Jacobs, L. R, Dower, Laura, Louise Vitellaro Tidd, Tripp, Valerie, Purney, Dawn
Contains seven stories of some of history's most baffling cases of lost and found, including the disappearance of Amelia Earhart, and the discovery of the HMS "Beagle, " each with a time line, definitions of key words, and related facts.
year: 2012
copies: 96
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 780

The Adventures Of Taxi Dog

author: Barracca, Debra
A stray dog in New York City is adopted by a taxi driver, with whom he thereafter rides and shares adventures each day.
year: 2000
copies: 27
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 600

Peppe The Lamplighter

author: Bartone, Elisa
Peppe's father is upset when he learns that Peppe has taken a job lighting the gas street lamps in his New York City neighborhood.
year: 1997
copies: 58
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 570

When Jessie Came Across The Sea

author: Hest, Amy
A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and immigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too.
year: 2003
copies: 80
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 470

The Other Shepards

author: Griffin, Adele
Teenage Holland and her younger sister Geneva, having always lived under the shadow of siblings who died before they were born, struggle to establish separate identities and escape from the oppressive weight of their parents' continuing grief.
year: 1999
copies: 7
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 900
subjects: sisters, identity, family problems, grief, new york (n.y.) [X], individuality

Ashes Of Roses

author: Auch, Mary Jane
Sixteen-year-old Rose Nolan arrives on Ellis Island in 1911 in the hopes of starting a new life, but after most of her family is sent back to Ireland, she must find her own way in a new country and fend for herself and her younger sister.
year: 2015
copies: 76
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 670

Sky Boys : How They Built The Empire State Building

author: Hopkinson, Deborah
In 1931, a boy and his father watch as the world's tallest building, the Empire State Building, is constructed, step-by-step, near their Manhattan home.
year: 2006
copies: 53
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 950
subjects: skyscrapers, building, historical fiction, new york (n.y.) [X]

Lady Liberty

author: Rappaport, Doreen
Presents an illustrated biography of the Statue of Liberty, describing who designed it and why, and how it came to become a symbol of the United States.
year: 2014
copies: 40
call number/section: 974.7
lexile: 760

Things Hoped For

author: Clements, Andrew
Seventeen-year-old Gwen, who has been living with her grandfather in Manhattan while she attends music school, joins up with another music student to solve the mystery when her grandfather suddenly goes missing.
year: 2008
copies: 67
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 770


author: Dorros, Arthur
While riding on a bus with her grandmother, a little girl imagines that they are carried up into the sky and fly over the sights of New York City.
year: 1997
copies: 71
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 510


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