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The Vanderbeekers and the hidden garden —Glaser, Karina Yan, author.
Book
2018
3 available of 6 items

"When catastrophe strikes their beloved upstairs neighbors, the Vanderbeeker children set out to build the best, most magical healing garden in Harlem--in spite of a locked fence, thistles and trash, and the conflicting ...

The Vanderbeekers of 141st Street —Glaser, Karina Yan, author.
Book
2017
4 available of 13 items

Told that they will have to move out of their Harlem brownstone just after Christmas, the five Vanderbeeker children, ages four to twelve, decide to change their reclusive landlord's mind.

Color me in : a novel —Diaz, Natasha ( Natasha E.), author.
Book
2019
6 available of 7 items

Fifteen-year-old Nevaeh Levitz is torn between two worlds, passing for white while living in Harlem, being called Jewish while attending her mother's Baptist church, and experiencing first love while watching her parents...

Hoops —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
1983
3 available of 3 items

A teenage basketball player from Harlem is befriended by a former professional player who, after being forced to quit because of a point shaving scandal, hopes to prevent other young athletes from repeating his mistake.

The Ron Clark story
DVD
2006
0 available of 1 items

The true story of a passionate and innovative teacher who left his small town to teach in one of Harlem's toughest schools. To get his students to open up to their potential he uses unconventional methods, including grou...

The twelfth card : a Lincoln Rhyme novel —Deaver, Jeffery.
Book
2005
31 available of 33 items

Rhyme and his partner Amelia Sachs are trying to discover why someone has targeted a high-school girl in Harlem who is writing a paper on one of her ancestors, a former slave who moved to New York in the 1860s to work fo...

Toeshoe trouble —Goldberg, Whoopi, 1955-
Book
2009
9 available of 9 items

Brenda needs the help of her Sugar Plum Sisters after telling her cousin that she has a pair of autographed toeshoes of a famous ballerina and her cousin wants to see them.

Autobiography of my dead brother —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
2006
3 available of 3 items

Jesse pours his heart and soul into his sketchbook to make sense of life in his troubled Harlem neighborhood and the loss of a close friend.

145th street : short stories —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
2000
1 available of 1 items

Ten stories portray life on a block in Harlem.

Darius & Twig —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
2013
8 available of 8 items

"Two best friends, a writer and a runner, deal with bullies, family issues, social pressures, and their quest for success coming out of Harlem"--Provided by publisher.

The twelfth card a Lincoln Rhyme novel —Deaver, Jeffery.
Large Print
2005
2 available of 2 items

Game —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
2009
4 available of 4 items

If Harlem high school senior Drew Lawson is going to realize his dream of playing college, then professional, basketball, he will have to improve at being coached and being a team player, especially after a new--white--s...

Street love —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
2007
1 available of 1 items

In this Harlem story told in free verse, seventeen-year-old Damien takes a bold step to ensure that he and his new love will not be separated.

The cruisers —Myers, Walter Dean, 1937-
Book
2010
8 available of 8 items

Friends Zander, Kambui, LaShonda, and Bobbi, caught in the middle of a mock Civil War at DaVinci Academy, learn the true cost of freedom of speech when they use their alternative newspaper, The Cruiser, to try to make pe...

Push : a novel —Sapphire, 1950-
Book
1996
42 available of 42 items

A self-portrait of a black teenage girl, big, fat, unloved, with a father who rapes her and a jealous mother who screams abuse. For Precious, as she is called, hope appears when a courageous teacher, a young black woman,...

Hitting a straight lick with a crooked stick : stories from the Harlem Renaissance —Hurston, Zora Neale, author.
Book
2020
8 available of 12 items

In 1925, Barnard student Zora Neale Hurston-- the sole black student at the college-- was living in New York, "desperately striving for a toe-hold on the world." During this period, she began writing short works that cap...

Prairie nocturne : a novel —Doig, Ivan.
Book
2003
1 available of 2 items

The fix —K'wan, author.
Book
2014
1 available of 1 items

What would you do if you felt like you were dying and the only thing that could save you was the very thing that was killing you? Persia Chandler doesnt know the meaning of the world struggle. After the arrest of her not...

The twelfth card a Lincoln Rhyme novel —Deaver, Jeffery.
Book On CD
2005
3 available of 3 items

The enemy of God —Daley, Robert.
Book
2005
2 available of 2 items

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