2318 Results
2318 Results
The austere academy —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2000
71 available of 79 items

As their outrageous misfortune continues, the Baudelaire orphans are shipped off to a miserable boarding school, where they befriend the two Quagmire triplets and find that they have been followed by the dreaded Count Ol...

Clockwork prince —Clare, Cassandra, author.
Book
2015
47 available of 50 items

As the Council attempts to strip Charlotte of her power, sixteen-year-old orphaned shapechanger Tessa Gray works with the London Shadowhunters to find the Magister and destroy his clockwork army, learning the secret of h...

The false prince —Nielsen, Jennifer A.
Book
2012
17 available of 26 items

In the country of Carthya, a devious nobleman engages four orphans in a brutal competition to be selected to impersonate the king's long-missing son in an effort to avoid a civil war.

The second story —Harris, Neil Patrick, 1973- author.
Book
2018
5 available of 8 items

Leila and the other Magic Misfits have the opportunity to perform with a famous stage psychic known as Madame Esmeralda, who may hold secrets to Leila's past.

The ersatz elevator —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2001
64 available of 69 items

The woeful saga of the Baudelaire orphans continues as evil Count Olaf discovers their whereabouts at Esmé Squalor's seventy-one bedroom penthouse and concocts a new plan for stealing their family fortune.

An orphan's war —Green, Molly, author.
Book
2018
4 available of 9 items

Liverpool, 1942. Maxine is haunted by the ghosts of a shameful past. She is unable to get close to her fellow staff at the Dr Barnado's Orphanage where she works as a nurse, for fear they might uncover her secret. So Max...

The end —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2006
53 available of 58 items

Lost at sea, the Baudelaire orphans, along with the evil Count Olaf, wash up on the shore of an island populated by an oddly placid group of inhabitants, and they try to decide whether or not they are truly safe.

The penultimate peril —Snicket, Lemony.
Book
2005
48 available of 54 items

The Baudelaire orphans disguise themselves as employees of the Hotel Denouement and find themselves pursued by the evil Count Olaf and by others.

The carnivorous carnival —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2002
71 available of 74 items

On the run as suspected murderers, the unlucky Baudelaire orphans find themselves trapped in the Caligari Carnival, where they must masquerade as freaks in order to hide from the evil Count Olaf.

This tender land : a novel —Krueger, William Kent, author.
Book
2019
9 available of 22 items

"The acclaimed author of Ordinary Grace crafts a powerful novel about an orphan's life-changing adventure traveling down America's great rivers during the Great Depression, seeking both a place to call home and a sense o...

The home for unwanted girls : a novel —Goodman, Joanna, 1969- author.
Book
2018
34 available of 66 items

"In 1950s Quebec, the French and English tolerate each other with precarious civility-much like Maggie Hughes' parents. Maggie's English-speaking father has ambitions for his daughter that don't include marriage to the p...

The forgotten daughter : a novel —Goodman, Joanna, 1969- author.
Book
2020
10 available of 65 items

"1992. Montreal, Quebec, 60 miles from the US border. Canada is in danger of splintering as French-Canadian factions renew Quebec's fight to gain independence from Canada. Wild and beautiful Véronique Fortin, daughter o...

The miserable mill —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2000
70 available of 75 items

Accidents, evil plots, and general misfortune abound when, in their continuing search for a home, the Baudelaire orphans are sent to live and work in a sinister lumber mill.

Motherless Brooklyn
DVD
2020
32 available of 50 items

Lionel Essrog is a lonely private detective afflicted with Tourette's Syndrome. He ventures through 1950s New York trying to solve his friend's murder. Armed only with a few clues and the powerful engine of his obsessive...

The cruel prince —Black, Holly, author.
Book
2018
18 available of 34 items

Jude was seven years old when her parents were murdered and she and her two sisters were stolen away to live in the treacherous High Court of Faerie. Ten years later, Jude wants to belong there, despite her mortality. Bu...

The Queen's gambit —Tevis, Walter S., author.
Book
2003
0 available of 22 items

Orphan Beth Harmon overcomes her fears and shyness by learning to play chess and, over the years, improves her game to become national champion and to play the world grandmasters.

Shadow and bone —Bardugo, Leigh, author.
Book
2013
2 available of 28 items

Orphaned by the Border Wars, Alina Starkov is taken from obscurity and her only friend, Mal, to become the protegé of the mysterious Darkling, who trains her to join the magical elite in the belief that she is the Sun S...

James and the giant peach —Dahl, Roald, author.
Book
2016
55 available of 75 items

A young boy escapes from two wicked aunts and embarks on a series of adventures with six giant insects he meets inside a giant peach.

When calls the heart. The greatest blessing
DVD
2019
11 available of 14 items

When a group of orphans become stranded in Hope Valley for Christmas, their caretakers, who are sisters who have a mysterious backstory, lead Bill to investigate the circumstances of their arrival. He discovers the siste...

The lonely hearts hotel —O'Neill, Heather, 1973- author.
Book
2017
17 available of 27 items

Set in Montreal and New York between the wars, a spellbinding story about two orphans whose unusual magnetism and talent allow them to imagine a sensational future, from the bestselling, two-time Scotiabank Giller Prize-...

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