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Portraits Of Little Women, Beth's Story

author: Pfeffer, Susan Beth
Relates ten-year-old Beth's exciting trip to pre-Civil War New York City with Marmee and Father.
FIC
year: 1997
copies: 5
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 720
subjects: sisters, family life [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Masterpiece

author: Broach, Elise
After Marvin, a beetle, makes a miniature drawing as an eleventh birthday gift for James, a human with whom he shares a house, the two new friends work together to help recover a D?rer drawing stolen from the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
FIC
year: 2010
copies: 65
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 700

Football Hero

author: Green, Tim
When twelve-year-old Ty's brother Thane is recruited out of college to play for the New York Jets, their Uncle Gus uses Ty to get insider information for his gambling ring, landing Ty and Thane in trouble with the Mafia.
FIC
year: 2010
copies: 34
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 840
subjects: football, brothers, large type books, conduct of life, family, new jersey, new york (n.y.) [X], family life [X], mafia

The Money We'll Save

author: Cole, Brock
In nineteenth-century New York City, when Pa brings home a young turkey in hopes of saving money on their Christmas dinner, his family faces all sorts of trouble--and expense--in their tiny apartment.
FIC
year: 2011
copies: 18
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 780
subjects: families, apartment houses, turkeys, family life [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Ask Me No Questions

author: Budhos, Marina Tamar
Fourteen-year-old Nadira, her sister, and their parents leave Bangladesh for New York City, but the expiration of their visas and the events of September 11, 2001, bring frustration, sorrow, and terror for the whole family.
FIC
year: 2007
copies: 60
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 790

Hero

author: Lupica, Mike
Fourteen-year-old Zach learns he has the same special abilities as his father, who was the president's globe-trotting troubleshooter until "the Bads" killed him, and now Zach must decide whether to use his powers in the same way at the risk of his own life.
FIC
year: 2011
copies: 82
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 730

City Of Orphans

author: Avi
In 1893 New York, thirteen-year-old Maks, a newsboy, teams up with Willa, a homeless girl, to clear his older sister, Emma, from charges that she stole from the brand new Waldorf Hotel, where she works.
FIC
year: 2012
copies: 54
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 570
subjects: families, homeless persons, gangs, immigrants, new york (n.y.) [X], family life [X], historical fiction

All These Things I've Done

author: Zevin, Gabrielle
Anya Balanchine, daughter of New York City's most notorious crime boss in 2083, tries to keep a low profile, but she cannot avoid the spotlight when her loser ex-boyfriend is accidently poisoned by illegal chocolate manufactured by her family.
FIC
year: 2012
copies: 40
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 630
subjects: organized crime, celebrities, high schools, schools, families, new york (n.y.) [X], school stories, family life [X]

Confessions Of A Murder Suspect

author: Patterson, James
Tandy Angel is, along with her brothers, a suspect in their parents' murder but having grown up under Malcolm and Maud Angel's perfectionist demands, Tandy decides she must clear the family name no matter what.
FIC
year: 2016
copies: 16
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 770

Faraway Summer

author: Hurwitz, Johanna
In the summer of 1910, Dossi, a poor Russian immigrant from the tenements of New York, spends two weeks with the Meade family on their Vermont farm, and all their lives are enriched by the experience.
FIC
year: 2000
copies: 11
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 730
subjects: farm life, family life [X], jews, city and town life, vermont, historical fiction, new york (n.y.) [X]

The Knaveheart's Curse

author: Griffin, Adele
Eleven-year-old Maddy Livingstone, a vampire-fruit bat hybrid striving to make friends in modern-day New York City, tries to protect her family from a vicious pureblood vampire who is in the New World seeking the Tenth Knave.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 8
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 730

The Doll Shop Downstairs

author: Mcdonough, Yona Zeldis
When World War I breaks out, nine-year-old Anna thinks of a way to save her family's beloved New York City doll repair shop.
FIC
year: 2011
copies: 4
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: dolls, family life [X], world war, 1914-1918, new york (n.y.) [X], historical fiction, jews, immigrants

Ten Rules For Living With My Sister

author: Martin, Ann M.
Nine-year-old Pearl and her popular, thirteen-year-old sister, Lexie, do not get along very well, but when their grandfather moves in and the girls have to share a room, they must find common ground.
FIC
year: 2012
copies: 29
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 790
subjects: family life [X], sisters, individuality, grandfathers, apartment houses, new york (n.y.) [X]

Meet Rebecca

author: Greene, Jacqueline Dembar
Nine-year-old Rebecca Rubin, a Jewish girl living in New York in 1914, aspires to be an actress, despite her family's objection to it, and uses her acting skills to raise money to save her cousins in Russia from danger.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 40
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 720

Ten Good And Bad Things About My Life (so Far)

author: Martin, Ann M.
Fifth-grader Pearl Littlefield, having had some negative experiences over the past summer, struggles to complete her essay assignment about her break.
FIC
year: 2013
copies: 22
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 980
subjects: family life [X], sisters, camps, summer, friendship, new york (n.y.) [X]

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