WorldCat Identities

Bernstein, Jesse 1974-

Works: 38 works in 96 publications in 1 language and 13,602 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Juvenile works  Spy stories  Young adult works  Fantasy fiction  Folklore  Suspense fiction  Short stories  Adventure stories 
Roles: Narrator
Classifications: PZ7.R4829, [FIC]
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works by Jesse Bernstein
The Titan's curse by Rick Riordan( Recording )

6 editions published between 2007 and 2010 in English and held by 2,052 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Percy Jackson returns in another modern-day adventure with a Greek mythology twist--this time he must find a goddess kidnapped from Mount Olympus! When the goddess Artemis goes missing, she is believed to have been kidnapped. And now it's up to Percy and his friends to find out what happened. They must find Artemis before the winter solstice, when her influence on the Olympian Council could swing an important vote on the war with the titans. Not only that, but first Percy will have to solve the mystery of a rare monster that Artemis was hunting when she disappeared--a monster rumored to be so powerful it could destroy Olympus forever
The battle of the Labyrinth by Rick Riordan( Recording )

6 editions published between 2008 and 2009 in English and held by 2,024 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This thrilling New York times bestselling series of modern-day mythology continues. Time is running out as war between the Olympians and the evil Titan lord Kronos draws near. Even the safe haven of Camp Half Blood is growing more vulnerable. To stop them from invading, Percy and his demigod friends must go on a quest through the Labyrinth
The demigod files by Rick Riordan( Recording )

4 editions published in 2009 in English and held by 1,193 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Includes three short stories of Percy Jackson's most perilous adventures (Percy Jackson and the stolen chariot, Percy Jackson and the bronze dragon, and Percy Jackson and the sword of Hades) and behind-the-scenes interviews with the characters -- Connor, Travis, Clarisse, Annabeth, Grover, and Percy
The sea of monsters by Rick Riordan( Recording )

2 editions published between 2006 and 2010 in English and held by 1,049 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a summer spent trying to prevent a catastrophic war among the Greek gods, Percy Jackson is finding seventh grade unnervingly quiet. His biggest problem is dealing with his new friend, Tyson, a six-foot-three, mentally challenged homeless kid who follows Percy everywhere. But things don't stay quiet for long. Percy soon discovers that there is trouble at Camp Half-Blood: the magical borders that protect Half-Blood Hill have been poisoned, and the only safe haven for the demigods is on the verge of being overrun by monsters
Liar & spy by Rebecca Stead( Recording )

7 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 1,048 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When seventh grader Georges (the S is silent) moves into a Brooklyn apartment building, he meets Safer, a twelve-year-old coffee-drinking loner and self-appointed spy. Georges becomes Safer's first spy recruit. His assignment? Tracking the mysterious Mr. X, who lives in the apartment upstairs. But as Safer becomes more demanding, Georges starts to wonder: how far is too far to go for your only friend?
The last Olympian by Rick Riordan( )

2 editions published between 2009 and 2010 in English and held by 714 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The long-awaited prophecy surrounding Percy Jackson's sixteenth birthday unfolds as he leads an army of young demigods to stop Kronos in his advance on New York City, while the Olympians struggle to contain the rampaging monster, Typhon
Escape from Mr. Lemoncello's library by Chris Grabenstein( Recording )

4 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Twelve-year-old Kyle gets to stay overnight in the new town library, designed by his hero (the famous gamemaker Luigi Lemoncello), with other students but finds that come morning he must work with friends to solve puzzles in order to escape"--
The lightning thief by Rick Riordan( Recording )

4 editions published between 2005 and 2008 in English and held by 538 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After learning that the father he never knew is Poseidon, God of the Sea, Percy Jackson is transferred from boarding school to Camp Half-Blood, a summer camp for demigods, and becomes involved in a quest to prevent a war between the gods
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs( )

1 edition published in 2011 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After a family tragedy, Jacob feels compelled to explore an abandoned orphanage on an island off the coast of Wales, discovering disturbing facts about the children who were kept there
Vampires in the lemon grove by Karen Russell( Recording )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 426 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the collection's marvelous title story, two aging vampires in a sun-drenched Italian lemon grove find their hundred-year marriage tested when one of them develops a fear of flying. In "The Seagull Army Descends on Strong Beach, 1979," a dejected teenager discovers that the universe is communicating with him through talismanic objects left in a seagull's nest. "Proving Up" and "The Graveless Doll of Eric Mutis"--stories of children left to fend for themselves in dire predicaments--find Russell veering into more sinister territory, and ultimately crossing the line into full-scale horror. In "The New Veterans," a massage therapist working with a tattooed war veteran discovers she has the power to heal by manipulating the images on his body. In all, these wondrous new pieces display a young writer of superlative originality and invention coming into the full range and scale of her powers
American outrage by Tim Green( Recording )

4 editions published in 2007 in English and held by 359 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"A novel that examines what happens when a television, tabloid journalist becomes the story"--Provided by publisher
The field of wacky inventions a Floors novel by Patrick Carman( Recording )

2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 318 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo and Remi have gotten used to the strangeness of the Whippet Hotel, but when the entire top floor is hoisted into the sky and transported to the field of wacky inventions, they find that they must compete against a number of foes to solve a puzzle or lose their beloved hotel forever
Floors by Patrick Carman( Recording )

3 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 316 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Ten-year-old Leo's future and the fate of the extraordinary Whippet Hotel, where his father is the maintenance man, are at stake when a series of cryptic boxes leads Leo to hidden floors, strange puzzles, and unexpected alliances
Bloodroot by Amy Greene( )

3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 312 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Myra Lamb, a wild young girl with mysterious, haint blue eyes who grows up on remote Bloodroot Mountain. Her grandmother Byrdie Lamb, who protects Myra fiercely and passes down "the touch" that bewitches people and animals alike; the neighbor boy who longs for Myra yet is destined never to have her; the twin children Myra is forced to abandon but who never forget their mother's deep love; and John Odom, the man who tries to tame Myra and meets with shocking, violent disaster. Against the backdrop of a beautiful but often unforgiving country, these lives come together only to be torn apart as a dark, riveting mystery unfolds
3 below by Patrick Carman( Recording )

6 editions published between 2012 and 2013 in English and held by 276 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Leo has explored the zany, wonderful Whippet Hotel from basement to top floor, with trains, flying goats, and mazes (among other things) in between. But even Leo doesn't know every secret of the Whippet - and when he discovers that there's more beneath the hotel than he'd thought, it doesn't take long for more adventures to unfold!
You'll like it here (everybody does) by Ruth White( Recording )

2 editions published in 2011 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Although Meggie Blue seems to be an average sixth-grader she is abnormally frightened when residents of her small, North Carolina town become fixated on aliens, and soon she and her family are forced to flee, making it clear that all is not as it seems
Jake and Lily by Jerry Spinelli( )

3 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 214 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Jake and Lily are twins and have always felt the same--like two halves of one person--but the year they turn eleven and Jake begins hanging out with Bump Stubbins, everything changes"--Publisher
The Tragedy Paper by Elizabeth LaBan( )

3 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While preparing for the most dreaded assignment at the prestigious Irving School, the Tragedy Paper, Duncan gets wrapped up in the tragic tale of Tim Macbeth, a former student who had a clandestine relationship with the wrong girl, and his own ill-fated romance with Daisy
Chasing windmills by Catherine Ryan Hyde( )

3 editions published in 2008 in English and held by 182 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catherine Ryan Hyde, bestselling author of Pay it forward, returns with a provocative tour de force on first love--a modern-day rendering of West Side Story born on a New York City subway car and nurtured under the windmills of the Mojave Desert. The subway doors open and close, and in one moment Sebastian's and Maria's lives are changed forever. Rendered in Catherine Ryan Hyde's stirring and evocative prose, Chasing windmills is a poignant love story that will leave you yearning for a subway ride that is a fraction as enchanting. Both Sebastian and Maria live in a world ruled by fear. Sebastian, a lonely seventeen-year-old, is suffocating under his dominant father's control. In the ten years since his mother passed away, his father has kept him "safe" by barely allowing him out of their apartment. Sebastian's secret late-night subway rides are rare acts of rebellion. Another is a concealed friendship with his neighbor Delilah, who encourages him to question his father's version of reality. Soon it becomes unclear whether even his mother's death was a lie
Guinea dog collection by Patrick Jennings( Recording )

1 edition published in 2014 in English and held by 177 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When his mother brings home a guinea pig instead of the dog he has always wanted, fifth-grader Rufus is not happy--until the rodent starts acting exactly like a dog
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Alternative Names
Berns, Jesse, 1974-

Bernstein, Jessie, 1974-

English (67)

The battle of the LabyrinthThe demigod filesThe sea of monstersThe last OlympianThe lightning thiefAmerican outrageFloorsBloodroot