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Summary: Sy Montgomery, New York Times best-selling author and recipient of numerous awards, edits this year's volume of the finest science and nature writing. "Science is important because this is how we seek to discover the truth about the world. And this is what makes excellent science and nature writing essential," observes New York Times best-selling author Sy Montgomery. "Science and nature...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mariner Books, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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Desperate Journalist (Musical group)

Contents: Murmuration -- Cedars -- Jonatan -- International Waters -- Argonauts -- Black Net -- Ocean Wave -- Girl of the Houses -- Satellite -- To Be Forgotten.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: Examines how Scott Pruitt went from fighting the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency to rolling back years of policy as the agency's head. Discusses the political forces, such as climate change skepticism and the opinion that there were too many environmental regulations, that led President Trump to select Pruitt for the position.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2017

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV WAR

Vallianatos, E. G.

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.73 VAL

Summary: This is a collection of inspiring stories and practical advice from America's most respected journalists. The country's most prominent journalists and nonfiction authors gather each year at Harvard's Nieman Conference on Narrative Journalism. This work presents their best advice, covering everything from finding a good topic, to structuring narrative stories, to writing and selling your first...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Plume 2007

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Summary: Frontline investigates the accusations of criminality and corruption that have surrounded Vladimir Putin's reign in Russia. Tracing his career back over two decades, Putin's Way reveals how the accumulation of wealth and power has led to autocratic rule and the specter of a new Cold War.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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Summary: Georg, a German refugee, flees to Marseille assuming the identity of a recently deceased writer whose papers he is carrying. There he delves into the delicate and complex culture of the refugee community, becoming enmeshed in the lives of a young mother and son and falling for a mysterious woman named Marie.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN TRA

Wolman, David

Summary: Traces the role of three Hawaiian cowboys who became champions at the 1908 Cheyenne Frontier Days rodeo, detailing how their careers influenced post-annexation Hawaiian identity, island ranching, and the rodeo culture of Cheyenne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: Presents a collection of nature and science essays published in American periodicals in 2014.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 500 BES

Chen, Julie

Summary: When a young boy imagines what he might be and do one day, his mother assures him that he can be anything, and she will always be there for him.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE CHE

Cullen, Kevin

Summary: This unforgettable narrative follows the astonishing career and epic manhunt for Whitey Bulger -- a gangster whose life was more sensational than fiction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 CUL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 BUL

Reid, Georgina

Summary: From street gardens in LA to grand country estates in Auckland; tiny rental gardens in Sydney to plant packed suburban Brisbane backyards, this book is a visceral and immersive exploration of the exceptional and ordinary ways people around the world find truth, beauty, purpose and connection through the act of gardening. The book is a culmination of the five years the author and photographer...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Timber Press 2019

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Smith, Fran

Summary: "There's a quiet revolution happening in the way we die. More than 1.5 million Americans a year die in hospice care-nearly 44 percent of all deaths-and a vast industry has sprung up to meet the growing demand. Once viewed as a New Age indulgence, hospiceis now a $14 billion business and one of the most successful segments in health care. Changing the Way We Die, by award-winning journalists...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pgw 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.02 SMI

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Summary: Still scarred from the trauma of being terrorized by a stalker, Sawyer Valentini receives treatments at the Highland Creek Behavioral Center. However, shortly after she unwittingly commits herself to the mental institution and is unable to leave, she catches sight of a facility staffer who, she is convinced, is actually her stalker. But is he real or a product of her delusion?

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA UNS

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE UNS

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD UNS

Patterson, James

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Summary: The House Next Door (with Susan DiLallo): Married mother of three Laura Sherman was thrilled when her new neighbor invited her on some errands. But a few quick tasks became a long lunch-and now things could go too far with a man who isn't what he seems ...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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R.E.M. (Musical group)

Contents: Finest Worksong (3:48) -- Welcome to the Occupation (2:47) -- Exhuming McCarthy (3:20) -- Disturbance At the Heron House (3:32) -- Strange (2:32) -- It's the End of the World As We Know It (And I Feel Fine) (4:06) -- The One I Love (3:16) -- Fireplace (3:24) -- Lightnin' Hopkins (3:19) -- King of Birds (4:08) -- Oddfellows Local 151 (5:21) -- Finest Worksong (4:10) -- These Days (3:35) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Capitol Records 2012

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Stengel, Jim

Summary: "At P&G, Stengel saw the importance of establishing partnerships with the startup world in order to learn how to better innovate. Relying on extensive interviews with innovation leaders at enterprise companies and startups, Stengel's Unleashing the Innovators takes readers inside such storied companies as GE and Wells Fargo, IBM and Target, Motorola Solutions and Toyota to see what they are...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Business 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658 STE

Tudor, Daniel

Summary: Private Markets, Fashion Trends, Prison Camps, Dissenters and Defectors. North Korea is one of the most troubled societies on earth. The country's 24 million people live under a violent dictatorship led by a single family, which relentlessly pursues the development of nuclear arms, which periodically incites risky military clashes with the larger, richer, liberal South, and which forces each...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tuttle Publishing 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 951.93 TUD

Summary: Presents an anthology of the best travel writing published in 2017, selected from magazines, newspapers, and web sites.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 BES

Balfour, Barbara

Summary: Provides information on accommodations, restaurants, sights, shopping, nightlife, and outdoor activities.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 918 CHI

David, Leonard

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Summary: "It seems a foregone conclusion: We will set foot on the Moon once more. Let this provocative, timely book by veteran space journalist Leonard David be your guide as it happens. Against an inspiring backdrop of history, science, and technology, he explains the explorations, enterprises, and most pressing issues surrounding our lunar satellite today..."--from Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Partners, LLC 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 629.454 DAV

Huddleston, Tom

Summary: After escaping from Captain Korda on Thune, Milo and Lina track the source of a rebel transmission to a jungle planet, but they are unaware of the dangers lying in wait.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Spotlight 2020

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Rosenthal, Ed

Summary: Marijuana Harvest shows how to maximize the yield and quality of the harvest. Full-color throughout, the book’s descriptive photos make it an attractive guide to the steps needed to harvest, dry, trim, cure, and store top-quality buds.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Quick American Publishing 2017

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Summary: Frontline investigates how the NRA uses its unrivaled political power to stop gun regulation in America.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS 2015

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV GUN