2286 Results
2286 Results
Great expectations —Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870.
Book
2018
39 available of 46 items

Humbled, orphaned Pip is apprenticed to the dirty work of the forge but dares to dream of becoming a gentleman -- and one day he finds himself in possession of "great expectations."

The governess game : girl meets duke —Dare, Tessa, author.
Book
2018
35 available of 38 items

After her livelihood slips through her fingers, Alexandra Mountbatten takes on an impossible post: transforming a pair of wild orphans into proper young ladies. However, the girls don't need discipline. They need a lovin...

The magic strings of Frankie Presto —Albom, Mitch, 1958-
Book
2015
38 available of 43 items

The voice of Music narrates the tale of its most beloved disciple, young Frankie Presto, a war orphan raised by a blind music teacher in a small Spanish town. At nine years old, Frankie is sent to America in the bottom o...

The hostile hospital —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2001
59 available of 60 items

On the run after being falsely accused of murder, the three Baudelaire orphans find themselves in the Heimlich Hospital, with the evil Count Olaf in close pursuit.

Pan
DVD
2015
18 available of 20 items

Peter is a mischievous twelve-year old boy with an irrepressible rebellious streak, but in the bleak London orphanage where he has lived his whole life those qualities do not exactly fly. Then one incredible night, Peter...

The slippery slope —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2003
76 available of 80 items

In the perilous Mortmain Mountains, Klaus and Violet Baudelaire meet another well-read person, who helps them try to rescue Sunny from the villainous Count Olaf and his henchmen as they all near "the last safe place."

Despicable me. 2, 3 mini-movie collection
DVD
2015
7 available of 10 items

Bringing laughs for the whole family, the mischievous Minions return in three new hilariously entertaining mini-movies. In 'Puppy', when Kyle is unwilling to behave like a real dog, the Minions go looking for one who wil...

The boxcar children. Surprise Island
DVD
2018
10 available of 13 items

The Alden children have a home with their grandfather now, but their adventures are just beginning! The first surprise comes when they learn they'll be spending the summer on their private island. A kind stranger who liv...

The wizard heir —Chima, Cinda Williams.
Book
2007
7 available of 7 items

Sixteen-year-old Seph, a powerful wizard, gets caught up in a conflict between the Wizard Council, smaller groups with their own agendas, and a rogue politician--the Dragon--whose identity and whereabouts the others seek...

Siege and storm —Bardugo, Leigh.
Book
2014
9 available of 15 items

Hunted across the True Sea and haunted by the lives she took on the Fold, Alina must try to make a life with Mal in an unfamiliar land, all while keeping her identity as the Sun Summoner a secret.

Counting by 7s —Sloan, Holly Goldberg, 1958-
Book
2013
14 available of 16 items

Twelve-year-old genius and outsider Willow Chance must figure out how to connect with other people and find a surrogate family for herself after her parents are killed in a car accident.

Marrowbone
DVD
2018
3 available of 5 items

Four siblings move to America with their mother to escape a troubled past. When she dies, they vow to stay together, no matter what. But when a ghostly presence torments what's left of their family, and a lawyer threaten...

Ballerina
DVD
2017
26 available of 31 items

Felicie is a young orphan from Brittany who has only one passion: dance. With her best friend Victor, who wants to become a great inventor, they come up with a madcap scheme to escape their orphanage for Paris, the City ...

Okko's Inn
DVD
2019
15 available of 16 items

After losing her parents in a car accident, Okko goes to live with her grandmother, who runs a traditional Japanese inn built on top of an ancient spring said to have healing waters. Okko discovers there are spirits who ...

Thirteen moons a novel —Frazier, Charles, 1950-
Book On CD
2006
2 available of 5 items

At the age of twelve, Will is given a horse, a key, and a map, and sent alone into the Indian Nation to run a trading post as a bound boy. It is during this time that he grows into a man and learns the raw power it takes...

Everland —Spinale, Wendy, author.
Book
2016
24 available of 24 items

London is a ruin, destroyed by German bombs, ravaged by the Horologia virus, and ruled by the ruthless Captain Hanz Otto Oswald Kretschmer, whose Marauders search for and seize the children who are immune to the virus in...

The BFG —Dahl, Roald.
Book On CD
2013
2 available of 2 items

In this classic children's tale by acclaimed author Roald Dahl, the Big Friendly Giant, a very different kind of giant, finds a friend in a small human girl named Sophie. Listeners will delight in the fun language woven ...

The nowhere man —Hurwitz, Gregg Andrew, author.
Book
2017
59 available of 63 items

"Who is the Nowhere Man? He is spoken about only in whispers. He comes to those in greatest need of his protection. There is no enemy he cannot fight. He lives by his own code. He takes no prisoners. His name is Evan Smo...

The Boxtrolls
DVD
2015
26 available of 29 items

Subterranean trolls raise an orphaned boy, who helps them fight back against an evil exterminator and make peace with the fearful residents of an upper-crust Victorian-era town known for its world-class cheeses. The two ...

Clockwork princess —Clare, Cassandra, author.
Book
2015
35 available of 40 items

When seventeen-year-old orphaned shapechanger Tessa Gray is kidnapped by the villainous Mortmain in his final bid for power, the London Institute rallies to save her, but is beset by danger and betrayal at every turn.

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