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Old Neb and the Lighthouse Treasure
Lois Swoboda
The first of Old Neb stories for children. The kids in a lighthouse keeper’s family, along with their faithful horse, Old Neb, solve a treasure mystery on their island in the Florida Gulf.

Old Neb and the Ghost Ship
Lois Swoboda

Second in the Old Neb series for children 9-12
Twelve-year-old Betty sees a black ship with flashing lights through fog on the bay, their garden scarecrow seems to move, and Old Neb is mysteriously lame. The cause for these mysteries is finally revealed, and Neb turns out to be a hero—once again.

Key West in History
Rodney and Loretta Carlisle
More than a typical, site-by-site guidebook, this book presents over 50 Key West sites in historical context. Each chapter describes the events of a period of Key West history, accompanied by photographs of selected sites that represent that period.


Assassin's Honor
Robert N. Macomber

12th in the award-winning Honor Series of naval historical fiction

In December, 1892, Commander Peter Wake has command of a new cruiser in the Caribbean.

But when a passenger is found murdered on a steamer at Key West, Wake discovers assassins will strike a world leader in eight days. But who and where?

Cutting Loose in Paradise
A mystery novel
Mary Jane Ryals
Set on an island off the Florida Panhandle featuring hair stylist sleuth, LaRue Panther. Part-Seminole LaRue needs to figure out why the local police are calling what she knows is a murder a “suicide”
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Florida's Wetlands: Volume 2, Florida's
Natural Ecosystems and Native Species

Ellie Whitney, D. Bruce Means, and Anne Rudloe
Nature Nonfiction
Taken from the earlier book, Priceless Florida, brought up to date and modified for a stand-alone book. Concise and heavily illustrated introduction to interior wetlands, seepage wetlands, marshes, flowing-water swamps, beaches and marine marshes, and mangrove swamps.

Vampirate of Matanzas Inlet
Andre Frattino
Third in the series of graphic novels about the adventures of Flagler’s Few, Ghost Hunters. This time Roger, descendant of a famous pirate, must defeat an evil spirit.

Florida's Uplands: Volume 1, Florida's
Natural Ecosystems and Native Species

Ellie Whitney and D. Bruce Means
Nature Nonfiction
Taken from the earlier book, Priceless Florida, brought up to date and modified for a stand-alone book. Concise and heavily illustrated introduction to high pine grasslands, flatwoods and prairies, interior scrub, hardwood hammocks, rocklands, and caves, and beach dunes.

John and William Bartram
Sandra Wallus Sammons
A young reader biography. John Bartram was one of the earliest American botanists, and his son John wrote a famous book about his travels in the American South.


Shark Tooth Hunting on the Carolina Coast
Ashley Oliphant
The only guide to how to find and identify fossil shark teeth on the coast of the Carolinas. The shores of North and South Carolina are brimming with fossil shark teeth, but they can be difficult to find without this unique guide. 

Fall 2015

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Those Giant Giraffes
Jan Lee Wicker
Another in the Those Amazing Animals series. 20 questions and answers about amazing, giant giraffes. For ages 6-9.

Our Sea Turtles
Blair and Dawn Witherington
A Practical Guide to the Atlantic and Gulf from Canada to Mexico
Blair and Dawn Witherington
Unique guide to our human experience with a majestic and intriguing group of marine animals. Over 900 color photos.

Florida's Waters: Volume 3, Florida's
Natural Ecosystems and Native Species

Ellie Whitney, D. Bruce Means, and Anne Rudloe

Nature Nonfiction
Taken from the earlier book, Priceless Florida, brought up to date and modified for a stand-alone book. Concise and heavily illustrated introduction to lakes, ponds, rivers, streams, springs; aquatic caves; estuarine waters and seafloors' submarine meadows, sponge, rock, and reef communities; and the Gulf and Atlantic Ocean.

Florida's Magnificent Land
James Valentine and D. Bruce Means
Nature Nonfiction
Breathtaking photos of Florida’s uplands, forests, and prairies by James Valentine, with scientific explanations by Bruce Means.

Florida's Magnificent Water
James Valentine and D. Bruce Means
Nature Nonfiction
Breathtaking photos of Florida’s springs, caves, aquifers, sinkholes, rivers, lakes, bogs, and wet savannas by James Valentine, with scientific explanations by Bruce Means.


Florida's Magnificent Coast
James Valentine and D. Bruce Means
Nature Nonfiction
Breathtaking photos of Florida’s beaches, dunes, coastal strand, and marshes by James Valentine, with scientific explanations by Bruce Means.