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Valentine Rosy

author: Greenwald, Sheila
When eleven-year-old Rosy's friend Hermione announces that Rosy is having a Valentine's party, a dismayed Rosy finds herself in unwilling competition with the sophisticated Christi who is planning an exclusive party on the same day.
FIC
year: 1986
copies: 6
call number/section: FIC
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Ali Baba Bernstein, Lost And Found

author: Hurwitz, Johanna
Throughout a series of adventures, ten-year-old David "Ali Baba" Bernstein spends most of his time thinking about becoming a detective and getting a dog.
FIC
year: 1995
copies: 9
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 720
subjects: detectives, humorous stories, humorous fiction, new york (n.y.) [X]

Busybody Nora

author: Hurwitz, Johanna
Relates the adventures of an inquistitive little girl who lives in an large apartment house in New York City with her parents and little brother Teddy.
FIC
year: 2002
copies: 17
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 630

The Cricket In Times Square

author: Selden, George, Thompson, George Selden
"A musical cricket and his friends, a mouse and a cat of real character, take up their abode in a Times Square newsstand.
FIC
year: 2008
copies: 128
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 780

Lion Dancer

author: Waters, Kate
Describes six-year-old Ernie Wong's preparations, at home and in school, for the Chinese New Year celebrations and his first public performance of the lion dance.
394.2
year: 1990
copies: 52
call number/section: 394.2
lexile: 540

The Story Of The Statue Of Liberty

author: Maestro, Betsy
Describes the creation of the huge statue given by France to the United States and its erection in New York Harbor as a symbol of liberty.
974.7
year: 1989
copies: 87
call number/section: 974.7
lexile: 740

Gracias, The Thanksgiving Turkey

author: Cowley, Joy
Trouble ensues when Papa gets Miguel a turkey to fatten up for Thanksgiving and Miguel develops an attachment to it.
FIC
year: 2005
copies: 48
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 470
subjects: turkeys, thanksgiving day, puerto ricans, new york (n.y.) [X]

The Statue Of Liberty

author: Penner, Lucille Recht, Miller, Natalie, Gaspar, Joe, Callerame, Brian Joseph, Darlene R. Stille
Through archival stills and footage, present-day scenes, and the remarks of contemporary public figures, focuses on the history of, and ideology symbolized by, the Statue of Liberty.
974.7
year: 2014
copies: 39
call number/section: 974.7
lexile: 250

Cool Daddy Rat

author: Crow, Kristyn
A young rat hides in his father's bass case and tags along as he plays and scats around the big city.
FIC
year: 2008
copies: 16
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 410
subjects: jazz, musicians, rats, new york (n.y.) [X]

Pop! Goes The Weasel And Yankee Doodle

author: Quackenbush, Robert M
Illustrates two popular songs of the Revolutionary era and describes historical sites in New York City and their significance.
974.7
year: 1976
copies: 5
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: songs, new york (n.y.) [X]

The History Of Early New York

author: Thornton, Jeremy
Illustrations and easy-to-follow text chronicle the history of early New York, profiling the different groups of people who settled there.
974.7
year: 2003
copies: 18
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: new york (n.y.) [X], united states

Land Of Hope

author: Nixon, Joan Lowery, Nixon
Rebekah, a fifteen-year-old Jewish immigrant arriving in New York City in 1902, almost abandons her dream of getting an education when she is forced to work in a sweatshop.
FIC
year: 2001
copies: 117
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 880

Me And My Mummy

author: Greenburg, Dan
Zack befriends Icky, a mummy he found in his father's basement, and tries to find a way to reunite the young prince with his parents, Ikhanton the First and Queen Nefertiti, who are on tour in California.
FIC
year: 2002
copies: 25
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 470

The Story Of The Statue Of Liberty

author: Miller, Natalie, Betsy Maestro
An account of the planning, carving and installation of the Statue of Liberty, a gift from the people of France to the people of the United States.
974.71
year: 5261
copies: 5
call number/section: 974.71
lexile:
subjects: statue of liberty (new york, n.y.), new york (n.y.) [X]

New York

author: Lee, Susan
Simple text and illustrations describe the history of New York City from its founding by the Dutch through the Revolutionary War.
974.7
year: 1975
copies: 5
call number/section: 974.7
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subjects: new york (n.y.) [X]

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