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New Neighbors For Nora

author: Hurwitz, Johanna
Describes the further adventures of an inquisitive seven-year-old and her neighbors in a New York City apartment building.
FIC
year: 2012
copies: 7
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 690

Chicken And Cat

author: Varon, Sara
A wordless story in which Chicken finds a colorful way to cheer up Cat, a friend from the country who feels sad during a visit to Chicken's city home.
FIC
year: 2006
copies: 21
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: city and town life [X], cats, chickens, new york (n.y.) [X]

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.
FIC
year: 2000
copies: 27
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 600
subjects: dogs, taxicabs, city and town life [X], stories in rhyme, 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
subjects: apartment houses, city and town life [X], city life, city and town, new york (n.y.) [X]

Citybook

author: Rotner, Shelley
Rhyming text and photographs celebrate the sights and people of the city.
FIC
year: 1998
copies: 7
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: city and town life [X], stories in rhyme, new york (n.y.) [X]

Dear Primo

author: Tonatiuh, Duncan
Two cousins, one in Mexico and one in New York City, write to each other and learn that even though their daily lives differ, the boys are very similar at heart.
FIC
year: 2010
copies: 14
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 610
subjects: cousins, city and town life [X], country life, mexican americans, letters, new york (n.y.) [X], mexico

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, jews, city and town life [X], vermont, historical fiction, new york (n.y.) [X]

Squirrel World

author: Hurwitz, Johanna
When Lexi the squirrel and his cousin Lenox leave Central Park to find the New York City streets for which they were named, they discover that the human world is wilder--and more dangerous--than they had ever imagined.
FIC
year: 2007
copies: 6
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: adventure and adventurers, squirrels, city and town life [X], central park (new york, n.y.), new york (n.y.) [X]

Madlenka

author: S?s, Peter
Madlenka, whose New York City neighbors include the French baker, the Indian news vendor, the Italian ice-cream man, the South American grocer, and the Chinese shopkeeper, goes around the block to show her friends her loose tooth and finds that it is like taking a trip around the world.
FIC
year: 2010
copies: 39
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 110
subjects: geography, city and town life [X], teeth, new york (n.y.) [X], toy and movable books, picture books for children

Stacey's Mistake

author: Martin, Ann M.
Stacey invites her Baby-sitters Club friends to New York City for a long weekend full of activities but, much to her dismay, nothing turns out exactly as planned.
FIC
year: 1987
copies: 3
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 710
subjects: large type books, friendship, city and town life [X], babysitters, new york (n.y.) [X]

Maggie, A Girl Of The Streets And Selected Stories

author: Crane, Stephen
Features the tale of a pretty young girl driven to brutal excesses by poverty and loneliness, and includes five additional short stories by Stephen Crane.
FIC
year: 2006
copies: 2
call number/section: FIC
lexile:

The Revenge Of Randal Reese-rat

author: Seidler, Tor
Musical Maggie Mad-Rat leaves her home in Africa to attend her cousin Montague's wedding in New York City, where she meets family and makes new friends, including the unique Randal Reese-Rat.
FIC
year: 2004
copies: 8
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: rats, travel, weddings, city and town life [X], new york (n.y.) [X]

Roller Skates

author: Sawyer, Ruth
Liberated for a year from her parents' restrictions, ten-year-old Lucinda discovers true freedom in the care of her temporary guardians as she roller skates around the streets of turn-of-the-century New York.
FIC
year: 1995
copies: 27
call number/section: FIC
lexile: 810
subjects: newbery medal, new york (n.y.) [X], roller skating, city and town life [X], friendship, neighborliness

Madlenka's Dog

author: S?s, Peter
Madlenka wants a dog and doesn't care what kind it is, so long as she can put it on a leash and walk it around the block, but when her parents say no, Madlenka must use her imagination.
FIC
year: 2002
copies: 20
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: toy and movable books, geography, city and town life [X], dogs, imagination, new york (n.y.) [X]

Fleabiscuit Sings!

author: Shyer, Marlene Fanta
A down-on-their luck New York City family thinks they can make some money when they discover that their neighbor's dog can sing harmony in the family's subway singing act.
FIC
year: 2005
copies: 1
call number/section: FIC
lexile:
subjects: dogs, city and town life [X], family, new york (n.y.) [X]

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