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Sky boys : how they built the Empire State Building —Hopkinson, Deborah.
Book
2006
0 available of 2 items

In 1931, a boy and his father watch as the world's tallest building, the Empire State Building, is constructed, step-by-step, near their Manhattan home.

All-of-a-kind family Hanukkah —Jenkins, Emily, 1967- author.
Book
2018
10 available of 11 items

In 1912 New York, Gertie feels left out while Mama and her four older sisters cook Hanukkah dinner, but Papa comes home and asks her help with an important task.

The chaperone
DVD
2019
2 available of 7 items

Society matron Norma Carlisle volunteers to accompany future Jazz Age star and free spirit Louise Brooks for a summer in New York. But why does she want to go? It's a story full of surprises, about who these women really...

The chaperone —Moriarty, Laura, 1970-
Book
2012
13 available of 13 items

"A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, in 1922, and how it changes both their lives"-- Provided by p...

The chaperone —Moriarty, Laura, 1970-
Large Print
2012
6 available of 7 items

Tell me no lies —Noble, Shelley, author.
Book
2019
3 available of 7 items

Lady Dunbridge was not about to let a little thing like the death of her husband ruin her social life. She's come to New York City, ready to take the dazzling world of Gilded Age Manhattan by storm. The social events of ...

A daring venture —Camden, Elizabeth, 1948- author.
Large Print
2018
5 available of 9 items

In early 1900s New York, biochemist Doctor Rosalind Werner works to champion a water delivery technology that will fight water-borne illnesses. The fight brings her into contact, and conflict, with newly appointed Commis...

Dreamland —Baker, Kevin, 1958-
Book
1999
3 available of 4 items

Away : a novel —Bloom, Amy, 1953-
Book
2007
10 available of 11 items

"Away is the story of young Lillian Leyb, a dangerous innocent, an accidental heroine. When her family is destroyed in a Russian pogrom, Lillian comes to America alone, determined to make her way in a new land. When word...

The wicked redhead —Williams, Beatriz, author.
Book
2019
6 available of 15 items

The dazzling narrator of The Wicked City brings her mesmerizing voice and indomitable spirit to another Jazz Age tale of rumrunners, double crosses, and true love, spanning the Eastern seaboard from Florida to Long Islan...

A daring venture —Camden, Elizabeth, 1948- author.
Book
2018
14 available of 15 items

In early 1900s New York, biochemist Doctor Rosalind Werner works to champion a water delivery technology that will fight water-borne illnesses. The fight brings her into contact, and conflict, with newly appointed Commis...

The other typist —Rindell, Suzanne.
Book
2013
8 available of 8 items

The town mouse and the country mouse : an Aesop fable —Ward, Helen, 1962-
Book
2012
5 available of 5 items

A retelling of Aesop's well-known fable in which a country mouse visits a town mouse and they find they prefer very different ways of life. Set in 1930s New York at Christmas.

Ashes of roses —Auch, Mary Jane.
Book
2002
10 available of 10 items

Sixteen-year-old Margaret Rose Nolan, newly arrived from Ireland, finds work at New York City's Triangle Shirtwaist Factory shortly before the 1911 fire in which 146 employees died.

Away a novel —Bloom, Amy, 1953-
Book On CD
2007
0 available of 1 items

When a Russian pogrom destroys young Lillian Leyb's family, she comes to America alone, determined to make her way in a new land. But when word comes out that her daughter Sophie might still be alive, Lillian embarks on ...

Timeless —Monir, Alexandra.
Book
2012
2 available of 3 items

Forced to live with her wealthy, estranged grandparents in New York City after her mother dies, sixteen-year-old Michele retreats to her room where she finds a diary that transports her back to 1910--with life-changing c...

Band of sisters —Gohlke, Cathy.
Book
2012
10 available of 11 items

The other typist —Rindell, Suzanne.
Book On CD
2013
2 available of 3 items

1923. Rose Baker is a typist for the New York City Police Department. Although she spends her days hearing about horrific crimes, she is still part of the supposedly ''weaker'' sex. Rose has always been a traditional gir...

Uprising —Haddix, Margaret Peterson.
Book
2007
6 available of 7 items

In 1927, at the urging of twenty-one-year-old Harriet, Mrs. Livingston reluctantly recalls her experiences at the Triangle Shirtwaist factory, including miserable working conditions that led to a strike, then the fire t...

The diviners —Bray, Libba, author.
Book
2012
15 available of 19 items

Seventeen-year-old Evie O'Neill is thrilled when she is exiled from small-town Ohio to New York City in 1926, even when a rash of occult-based murders thrusts Evie and her uncle, curator of The Museum of American Folklor...

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