2330 Results
2330 Results
Clockwork prince —Clare, Cassandra, author.
Book
2015
45 available of 54 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...

Stormbreaker —Horowitz, Anthony, 1955- author.
Book
2015
19 available of 28 items

An orphan's war —Green, Molly, author.
Book
2018
2 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 penultimate peril —Snicket, Lemony.
Book
2005
49 available of 59 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 end —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2006
52 available of 59 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 ersatz elevator —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2001
65 available of 71 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.

The magician's elephant —DiCamillo, Kate, author.
Book
2011
29 available of 30 items

When ten-year-old orphan Peter Augustus Duchene encounters a fortune teller in the marketplace one day and she tells him that his sister, who is presumed dead, is in fact alive, he embarks on a remarkable series of adven...

When calls the heart. The greatest blessing
DVD
2019
4 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 austere academy —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2000
75 available of 83 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...

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 dangerous days of Daniel X —Patterson, James, 1947-
Book
2008
45 available of 48 items

Fifteen-year-old Daniel has followed in his parents' footsteps as the Alien Hunter, exterminating beings on The List of Alien Outlaws on Terra Firma, but when he faces his first of the top ten outlaws, the very existence...

This tender land : a novel —Krueger, William Kent, author.
Book
2019
8 available of 21 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
42 available of 69 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 hostile hospital —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2001
55 available of 58 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.

The graveyard book —Gaiman, Neil.
Book On CD
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6 available of 8 items

Playing off the theme of The Jungle Book, Gaiman spins a clever and inventive tale about a young orphan adopted by the occupants of a graveyard.

The vile village —Snicket, Lemony, author.
Book
2001
61 available of 63 items

Under a new government program based on the saying "It takes a village to raise a child," the Baudelaire orphans are adopted by an entire town, with disastrous results.

Motherless Brooklyn
DVD
2020
7 available of 61 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...

James and the giant peach —Dahl, Roald, author.
Book
2016
56 available of 77 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.

The orphan thief —Peters, Glynis, author.
Book
2020
1 available of 23 items

From the author of 'The Secret Orphan' comes a new novel set in England during World War II. Ruby Shadwell is determined to survive the war and rebuild her life after she loses her entire family. A chance encounter with ...

The cruel prince —Black, Holly, author.
Book
2018
16 available of 32 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...

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