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History Around You

author: Pascoe, Elaine
Presents an illustrated guide that traces the history of New York State designed for the fourth-grade social studies classroom, and contains full-color photographs, biographical profiles, and information on the people, places, and events of New York.
974.7
year: 2005
copies: 10
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: new york (state) [X], new york (n.y.) [X], time

Old Silver Leg Takes Over!

author: Quackenbush, Robert M
A brief biography of the Dutchman who arrived to be governor of New Amsterdam in 1647 and turned it from a muddy village into a well-organized city.
920
year: 1986
copies: 9
call number/section: 920
lexile:
subjects: stuyvesant, peter, governors, dutch, new york (state) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Peter Stuyvesant

author: Banks, Joan
A biography of the hot-tempered leader who, though intolerant and unpopular, brought major reforms to the colony of New Netherlands before its surrender to the British in 1664.
920
year: 2000
copies: 11
call number/section: 920
lexile:
subjects: stuyvesant, peter, governors, new york (state) [X], new netherland, new york (n.y.) [X]

Upstate

author: Buckhanon, Kalisha
Seventeen-year-old Antonio and his sixteen-year-old girlfriend, Natasha, find their love tested when Antonio is wrongfully imprisoned for a crime he didn't commit.
FIC
year: 2006
copies: 15
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 950

Peter Stuyvesant

author: Krizner, L. J
Traces the history of the Dutch presence in North America, and provides information about seventeenth-century Dutch leader Peter Stuyvesant, a stern war hero who was sent in 1647 to establish order in New Netherland, a Dutch colony located at the site of modern-day New York.
920
year: 2001
copies: 19
call number/section: 920
lexile:
subjects: stuyvesant, peter, governors, new york (state) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

The New York Colony

author: Cunningham, Kevin
Presents a collection of facts about colonial New York, examining the Native Americans, the settlers, daily life in the colony, and war.
974.7
year: 2012
copies: 25
call number/section: 974.7
lexile: 830
subjects: new york (state) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

New York

author: Levert, Suzanne
Discusses the history and geography of New York state and its largest city.
974.7
year: 1987
copies: 1
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: new york (state) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

When We Wuz Famous

author: Takoudes, Greg
When Francisco, gifted student and basketball player from Spanish Harlem, receives a scholarship to a distinguished boarding school, his fellow students view him as an outsider and assume the worst about him.
FIC
year: 2015
copies: 5
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 650

New York

author: Schimel, Kate
An introduction to what was like for those living in New York when it was the Dutch colony of New Netherland, describing how the colony was created, who the leaders were, what it was like for the families who lived there, what happened when the British took over, and how British rule changed the colony.
974.7
year: 2012
copies: 6
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: dutch, new york (state) [X], united states, new york (n.y.) [X]

New York, State And City

author: Ellis, David Maldwyn
Discusses the history of New York State and its principal city, considering the rise and fall of agriculture, the development of industry and commerce, literature, finances, politics and people.
974.7
year: 1979
copies: 1
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: new york (state) [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

The Waterworks

author: Doctorow, E. L.
One rainy morning in 1871 young Martin Pemberton, walking down Broadway in lower Manhattan, sees in a passing horse-drawn omnibus several old men in black, one of whom he recognizes as his supposedly dead and buried father.
FIC
year: 1997
copies: 3
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: city and town life, young men, new york (n.y.) [X], historical fiction, new york (state) [X]

It Happened In New York

author: Capo, Fran
974.7
year: 2000
copies: 10
call number/section: 974.7
lexile:
subjects: new york (n.y.) [X], new york (state) [X]

Ghostlight

author: Bradley, Marion Zimmer
Thirty years after her father disappeared and her mother was killed during a magical ritual at Shadow's Gate, Truth Blackburn searches for answers, unaware that her father's followers are planning to perform the same ritual that killed her mother, with Truth as a key player.
FIC
year: 2008
copies: 2
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: occult fiction, fantasy fiction, new york (state) [X], new age movement, spiritual life, young women, new york (n.y.) [X]

Fables

author: Willingham, Bill
Collects issues 22 and 28-33 of the comic book "Fables," in which Cinderella does business of a secret nature in Paris; Prince Charming struggles with his new responsibilities as mayor; Snow White and Bigby Wolf face difficult decisions as new parents--of six; and Bigby takes a look back at his undercover operations in World War II.
FIC
year: 2013
copies: 24
call number/section: FIC
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Cemetery Dance : Pendergast Novel 9

author: Preston, Douglas J
FBI special agent Aloysius Pendergast and lieutenant Vincent D'Agosta think they have an open and shut murder case when they receive footage of the killer leaving the victim's apartment, but things are not so clear when they learn the suspect actually died two weeks before the crime.
FIC
year: 2009
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
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