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Stewart, Ben.

Summary: "Melting ice, a military arms race, the rush to exploit resources at any cost--the Arctic is now the stage on which our future will be decided. And as temperatures rise and the ice retreats, Vladimir Putin orders Russia's oil rigs to move north. But one early September morning in 2013 thirty men and women from eighteen countries--the crew of Greenpeace's Arctic Sunrise--decide to draw a line in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 363.78 Stewart 2015

Powell, Marie

Summary: "The Arctic and Subarctic region stretches across Alaska and northern Canada. Traditional Stories of the Arctic and Subarctic Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Inuit, Iñupiat, and Woodland Cree. Easy-to-read text, vivid images, and helpful back matter give readers a clear look at this subject. Features include a table of contents, infographics,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 398.208 Sets Powell 2018

Powell, Marie

Summary: "Introduces the main native nations of the arctic and subarctic regions, including the Inuit, Yup'ik, Unangan, Northern Athabaskan, Innu, Cree, Ojibwe, and Atikamekw nations. The nations' historical significance, cultural highlights, and contemporary life are all examined through respectful text and well-chosen photos. Additional features to enhance comprehension include informative sidebars,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 970 POW

Thayer, Helen.

Contents: Summer: Approach -- Trust -- Camp -- Ravens -- Above -- Hunt -- Invasion -- Escape -- Pups -- Neighbors -- Attack -- Parting -- Winter: Arctic -- Bears -- Ice -- Camp -- Stranger -- Affection.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sasquatch Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 599.773 THA

Summary: Documents a Danish expedition by a team of scientists to hitherto unexplored fjords in northeast Greenland, which, due to the seasonal melting of glacial ice due to global warming, are now accessible for a few weeks a year.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF EXP

Heder, Thyra

Summary: Sophie is uninterested in writing a research report on polar bears until a polar bear named Olafur swoops her away to the Arctic, where she learns all about the playful bear's habits and habitat, from glacier mice to Northern Lights.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HED

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HED

Miller, Debbie S.

Summary: Describes the unique light phenomena of the Alaskan Arctic and the way animals adapt to the temperature and daylight changes each month of the year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Co. 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 591.4 Miller

Wadhams, P.

Summary: Peter Wadhams has been studying ice first-hand since 1970, completing 50 trips to the world's poles and observing for himself the changes over the course of nearly five decades. His conclusions are stark: the ice caps are melting. Following the hottest summer on record, sea ice in September 2016 was the thinnest in recorded history. There is now the probability that within a few years, the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 551.3 WAD

Franchino, Vicky.

Summary: Explores the Antarctic tundra ecosystem, plants that grow there, animals it is home to, the climate of the area, and how people live there.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cherry Lake Publishing 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.5 FRA

Kratt, Chris

Summary: The Kratt brothers travel to the Arctic to save animals from villains Zach Varmitech and Donita Donata.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Public Broadcasting Service 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD JUV WIL

Pandell, Karen.

Summary: Text and photographs present the animals and plants of the Arctic throughout a year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton Children's Books 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 591.99 PAN

Summary: Tells the saga of the ill-fated 1928 Arctic expedition headed by Italian Unberto Nobile. After the crash of their dirigible, Italia, the survivors huddle in their makeshift red canvas dwelling, desperately sending out S.O.S. signals.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2005

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Troubetzkoy, Alexis S.

Summary: Ever since approximately 325 BC, the Arctic has been the backdrop for tales of triumph and disaster, of hardship and horrors endured by those who were drawn to the northern latitudes. For centuries the major world powers sponsored teams of explorers seeking trade routes as well as the chance to claim new territories. These commercial interests brought them into contact with natives, who at...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Dunne Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 917.19 TRO

Varela, Barry.

Summary: Follows Nanu, a baby polar bear, and Seela, a newborn walrus, as they grow up in the Arctic and deal with the possibly deadly consequences of a warming climate. Portrays their often dangerous struggles for survival, with only their natural instincts and mothers' guidance to help them face the many challenges.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2007

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Varel

Kantner, Seth

Contents: The candy store -- Non-dairy creamer -- Counting fish -- Brothers on the trapline -- Iñupiaq mailman -- Walking from Barrow -- Shopping for porcupine -- Sharpshooter -- Good-bye our season -- Flower of the fringe -- Darkness -- Hanging with the hang-out-kings -- Once upon a frontier -- Bob and Carrie come out of the hills -- Conversations with China -- City boy -- Salting a moose -- These happy...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Milkweed Editions 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KANTNER, SETH KAN

Summary: Citizens living in Fortitude, an Arctic town hailed as the safest place on Earth, are rocked to the core by the murder of one of their own. A detective is quickly flown in from out-of-town to assist the local Chief of Police with the investigation of the town's first-ever violent crime and the two men must work together despite the deep mistrust each has for the other.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV FOR

Summary: The Arctic and Antarctic remain the greatest wildernesses on Earth. The scale and beauty of the scenery and the sheer power of the elements, the weather, the rough ocean, and the ice is unmatched anywhere else on our planet. tells the compelling story of animals such as the wandering albatross, the adelie penguin, and the polar bear, and paints a portrait that will take your breath away, at a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 577.09 DVD Frozen 2012

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

Flowers, Pam.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alaska Northwest Books 2001

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 919.804 FLO

Norman, Kim

Summary: When she gets here, she'll discover just how much we really love her . . . Welcome back the ten spirited pals from Ten on the Sled and If It's Snowy and You Know It, Clap Your Paws! Author Kim Norman and illustrator Liza Woodruff have whipped up more frosty fun in a THIRD rollicking, jolly, snow-filled story, set to the tune of She'll Be Comin 'Round the Mountain When She Comes. In the land of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sterling Children's Books 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE NOR

Summary: Naturalist and filmmaker John Stoneman travels to the North and South Poles to study and interact with indigenous creatures above and below the ice.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Topics Entertainment 2010

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

Carter, Sue

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Michigan State University Press 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910.92 CAR

McGrath, Melanie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.897 MCG

Pelletier, Mia.

Summary: Explores the complex Arctic ecosystem that contains many thriving habitats, and includes information on the plants and animals living in the Arctic and how they coexist throughout the year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Inhabit Media 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 577.09113 PEL

Kavenna, Joanna.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 293 KAV