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Charney, Noah

Summary: "This beautiful full-color book tells the stories of rivalries that not only stimulated and benefited the course of art, from ancient times to the present, but also help shape our narrative of art, lending it a sense of drama that it might otherwise lack"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Rowman & Littlefield 2021

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Summary: Pillow talk: Two single professionals find themselves sharing a party line - and a whole lot more - when they get their lines crossed.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

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Rose, M. J.

Summary: "A young painter's traumatic past threatens to derail her career at a prestigious summer artists' colony run by Louis Comfort Tiffany of Tiffany & Co. fame"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC ROS

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC ROS

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Rose 2018

Padwa, Lynette.

Summary: Provides a course in how to cope with a range of everyday situations, looking at the unique culture, policies, buzzwords, and insider attitudes of a specific field and presents the "magic words" that will unlock information and secure cooperation.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Listen & Live Audio, Inc. 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 658.8 PAD

Darznik, Jasmin

Summary: "A dazzling novel of one of America's most celebrated photographers--exploring Dorothea Lange's wild years in San Francisco that awakened her career-defining grit, compassion, and daring. In 1918 Dorothea leaves the East Coast for California, where a disaster kick-starts a new life. Her friendship with Caroline Lee, a vivacious, straight-talking woman with a complicated past, gives her entrée...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC DAR

Summary: "Meet contemporary artists at work and speaking in their own words- direct, accessible, and unfiltered ... This unique four-hour series spotlights 17 artists working in the United States today, and invites viewers behind the working in scenes to see artists at work in their homes, communities, and unexpected sites- from an old-growth forest to a military base to a film set. The artists,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Art21, Inc. 2007

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

Gloss, Susan

Summary: Encouraged by her husband to look for a job when fertility problems start to become an obsession, Nell Parker takes command of an art colony full of eccentrics.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GLO

Goldstein, Dana

Summary: A history of 175 years of teaching in America demonstrates that teachers have always borne the brunt of shifting, often impossible expectations. In other nations, public schools are one thread in a quilt that includes free universal childcare, health care, and job training. Here, schools are the whole cloth. Today we look around the world at countries like Finland and South Korea, whose...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 371.1 GOL

Miller, Judith

Summary: "In 1850, Mellie helps her family by finding employment creating silhouette portraits at a daguerreotype shop. When romance slowly blossoms with one of her charming customers, her life seems to have fallen perfectly into place. But when the unexpected happens, she struggles to find happiness in spite of hidden secrets" --

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethany House Publishers 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MIL

Mozina, Andrew

Summary: After his father dies of a heart attack while listening to a meditation CD, Matthew Grzbc, a newly divorced father and professional harpist, confronts his romantic life, professional aspirations, and his own mortality.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spiegel & Grau 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOZ

Summary: Dancing great Bill Williamson takes a look back on the beginnings of his career and his romance with fellow rising star Selina. Their romance is brief because Selina does not want to settle down.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

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1 available in Musicals DVDs, Call number: DVD MUSICALS STO

Wilson, Kevin

Summary: Performance artists Caleb and Camille Fang dedicated themselves to making great art. But when an artist's work lies in subverting normality, it can be difficult to raise well-adjusted children. Just ask Buster and Annie Fang. For as long as they can remember, they starred (unwillingly) in their parents' madcap pieces. but now that they are grown up, the chaos of their childhood has made it...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Wilson 2011

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Summary: A 17th century entertainer exiled from England and shipped to America falls in love with a princess who is kidnapped by pirates.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Metro Goldwyn Mayer Home Entertainment 2005

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2 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY PRI

Spiegelman, Nadja

Summary: "A memoir of mothers and daughters -- and mothers as daughters -- traced through four generations, from Paris to New York and back again. For a long time, Nadja Spiegelman believed her mother was a fairy. More than her famous father, Mauscreator Art Spiegelman, and even more than most mothers, hers -- French-born New Yorker art director Françoise Mouly -- exerted a force over reality that was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SPIEGELMAN, NADJA SPI

Keizer, Garret.

Summary: "In this powerful, eloquent story of his return to the classroom, a former teacher offers a rousing defense of his beleaguered vocation Perhaps no profession is so constantly discussed, regulated, and maligned by non-practitioners as teaching. The voicesof the teachers themselves are conspicuously missing. Defying this trend, teacher and writer Garret Keizer takes us to school--literally--in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt & Co 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 373 KEI

Murray, Jeanette

Summary: Cassie Wainwright thought that her father-head coach of the Santa Fe Bobcats-ignored her purposefully. Come to find out, he had no clue that she'd ever been born. Now Cassie is determined to meet the man who's always been missing from her life. Her mother warns her that being the long-lost daughter of a well-known NFL coach won't be easy, but Cassie's determined to stick it out-and before her...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Audio 2016

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Gross, Valerie J.

Summary: "This book describes a groundbreaking concept that enables public libraries--and librarians--to become indispensible by following a "Three Pillars" educational approach, and by replacing traditional terms with powerful, intuitive, value-enhanced terminology that everyone understands"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Libraries Unlimited 2013

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1 available in Administration Reference, Call number: ADM 020 GRO

Hunt, Angela Elwell

Summary: "Aidan O'Connor was raised among pickpockets and prostitutes in a Dutch colony on Java, Indonesia. But when a world famous cartographer discovers her natural talent; she is give a chance to leave her troubled life behind. Disguised as a boy, Aidan joins her benefactor at sea and begins the world of drawing the flora and fauna of the new world."--p. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Waterbrook Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HUN

Prior, Hazel

Summary: Dan Hollis lives a happy, solitary life carving exquisite Celtic harps in his barn in the countryside of the English moors. Here he can be himself, away from social situations that he doesn't always get right or completely understand. On the anniversary of her beloved father's death, Ellie Jacobs takes a walk in the woods and comes across Dan's barn. She is enchanted by his collection. Dan...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Berkley 2019

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PRI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC PRI

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Prior 2019

Musso, Guillaume

Summary: Paris, un atelier d'artiste caché au fond d'une allée verdoyante. Madeline l'a loué pour s'y reposer et s'isoler. À la suite d'une méprise, cette jeune flic londonienne y voit débarquer Gaspard, un écrivain misanthrope venu des États-Unis pour écrire dans la solitude. Ces deux écorchés vifs sont contraints de cohabiter quelques jours. L'atelier a appartenu au célèbre peintre Sean Lorenz et...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: XO Editions 2017

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1 available in Foreign Language, Call number: 468 MUS FRENCH

Brown, Carolyn

Summary: "Ever since childhood, Emma and Sophie were bound by a passion for painting. Like all young best friends, they promised to never lose touch. But the girls came from different worlds, and their paths diverged when Emma went to an elite college and Sophie worked her way through state school. After a decade they've reconnected, both in a time of need. Emma has been struggling with depression since...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2021

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1 available in New Large Print, Call number: LP FIC BRO

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP Fiction Brown 2021

Richell, Hannah

Summary: Two summers, decades apart. Two women whose lives are forever entwined. And a house that holds the secrets that could free them both. At twenty-six, Lillian feels ancient and exhausted. Her marriage to Charles Oberon has not turned out the way she thought it would. To her it seems she is just another beautiful object captured within the walls of Cloudesley, her husband's Chilterns manor house....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Richell 2018

Summary: Burned out from the hubbub of the Chicago gallery world, artist Kelly returns home to the picturesque town just in time for Christmas. Maybe her favorite town's shining season will reinvigorate her love of art and guide her down her next path. Leo, the businessman and all-star dad to his children, struggles to balance his time this holiday season. When he is assigned to review a hotel in the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

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Summary: In this film essay, multimedia artist Laurie Anderson presents a monologue touching upon her relationship with her rat terrier Lolabelle, the death of her mother, the heightening of surveillance following 9/11, and other topics.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF HEA

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