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Summary: After nearly forty years of marriage, Joan and Joe Castleman are complements. Where Joe is casual, Joan is elegant. Where Joe is vain, Joan is self-effacing. And where Joe enjoys his very public role as Great American Novelist, Joan pours her considerable intellect, grace, charm, and diplomacy into the private role of Great Man's Wife. Joe is about to be awarded the Nobel Prize for his...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Wife 2019

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD WIF

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Wi

Ray, Gordon Norton

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 1974

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 RAY

Gabaldon, Diana.

Summary: The second volume of a comprehensive companion guide to each book in the "Outlander" series includes a complete chronology of the series, synopses of novels, a guide to research sources, a Scottish glossary and pronunciation guide, and essays by the author.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GAB

Foster, Linda Nemec

Summary: The Lake Michigan Mermaid is a new tale that feels familiar. The breeze off the lake, the sand underfoot, the supreme sadness of being young and not in control-these sensations come rushing back page-by-page, bringing to life an ancient myth of coming of age in a troubled world. Freed from the minds of Linda Nemec Foster and Anne-Marie Oomen, the Lake Michigan mermaid serves as a voice of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wayne State University Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 FOS

Albert, Susan Wittig.

Summary: Laura Ingalls Wilder is widely loved as the author of the Little House books that detail her life growing up in woods and on the prairies that were the frontiers of her time. Yet unknown to readers and publishers of the time and even until recently, Laura's daughter Rose had a substantial hand in crafting those stories for children. Rose was a well-recognized writer on her own, and it was she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Pr 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lacey, Catherine

Summary: An "illustrated chain of entanglements (romantic and otherwise) between some of our best-loved writers and artists of the twentieth century ... from Frida Kahlo to Colette to Hemingway to Dali; from Coco Chanel to Stravinsky to Miles Davis to Orson Welles"--Back cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 700 LAC

Gabaldon, Diana

Summary: A guide to the Outlander series, time-travel romances featuring Claire Beauchamp Randall, a Red Cross nurse. Included are synopses of novels, biographies, family trees and pronunciation help.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC GAB

Ōba, Tsugumi.

Summary: "Is Akito Takagi and Moritaka Mashiro's newest rival also their greatest fan? The duo is asked to judge a manga contest and the best entry reminds them of their own creations. But who is this mysterious new artist and what are his controversial methods of creating manga?"--From the publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 BAK

Gabaldon, Diana.

Summary: A guide to the Outlander series, time-travel romances featuring Claire Beauchamp Randall, a Red Cross nurse. Included are synopses of novels, biographies, family trees and pronunciation help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Delacorte Press 1999

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 813.54 Gabaldon 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAB

Wolitzer, Meg.

Summary: On the eve of her husband's receipt of a prestigious literary award, Joan Castleman, who has put her own writing ambitions on hold to support her husband, evaluates her choices and decides to end the marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2003

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WOL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION Wolitzer

Wolitzer, Meg.

Summary: A woman is forced to confront the sacrifices she's made in order to achieve the life she thought she wanted.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2003

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

Cleland, Jane K

Summary: "The key to keeping readers on the edge of their seats is filling your stories--from memoirs to thrillers and stage plays to screenplays--with unexpected twists and turns. By integrating Plot *T*wists, Plot *R*eversals, and Moments of Heightened *D*anger(TRDs) at crucial points, you can captivate your readers with I-can't-wait-to-see-what-happens-next intrigue. The quicker pace and focused...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Writer's Digest Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.3 CLE

Michell, John F.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thames and Hudson 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 822.33 MIC

Ōba, Tsugumi.

Summary: Average student Moritaka Mashiro enjoys drawing for fun. When his classmate and aspiring writer Akito Takagi discovers his talent, he begs Moritaka to team up with him as a manga-creating duo. But what exactly does it take to make it in the manga-publishing world? With their new series, Moritaka and Akito start beating Eiji Nizuma in the Shonen Jump rankings for the first time. But in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 BAK

Baldwin, James

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "James Baldwin was newly recognized as the most brilliant black writer of his generation when his first book of essays, Notes of a Native Son, firmly established his reputation in 1955. No one was more pleased by the book's reception than Baldwin's high school friend Sol Stein. A rising New York editor, novelist, and playwright, Stein had suggested that Baldwin write the book and coaxed his old...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: One World 2004

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Ohba, Tsugumi.

Summary: Moritaka and Akito venture to publishing house Shueisha in hopes of capturing an editor's interest. As much potential as these two rookies have, will their story impress the pros and actually get printed?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2010

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Ōba, Tsugumi.

Summary: "Moritaka and Akito complete their new story, Reversi, and hope it will finally lead to their getting an anime. But standing in their way is Eiji Nizuma with his new story, Zombie Gun. This intense head-to-head battle may have ramifications for the entire manga industry!" -- from publisher's web site.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 BAK

Albert, Susan Wittig.

Summary: Laura Ingalls Wilder is widely loved as the author of the Little House books that detail her life growing up in woods and on the prairies that were the frontiers of her time. Yet unknown to readers and publishers of the time and even until recently, Laura?s daughter Rose had a substantial hand in crafting those stories for children. Rose was a well-recognized writer on her own, and it was she...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P ALB

Ōba, Tsugumi.

Summary: "Moritaka and Akito's hard work is paying off, and they start challenging their rival Eiji's popularity in Shonen Jump. But just as they plan the next step, the team is hit with a surprising setback. Moritaka and Akito will need the help of their manga artist friends to overcome this hurdle!" -- p. [4] of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 BAK

Wolitzer, Meg

Summary: On the eve of her husband's receipt of a prestigious literary award, Joan Castleman, who has put her own writing ambitions on hold to support her husband, evaluates her choices and decides to end the marriage.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2014

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC WOL

Ōba, Tsugumi.

Summary: With Hattori's help, Moritaka and Akito struggle to make their new manga series the best it can be, with Moritaka working on the character designs and Akito searching for perfect names for the characters and the series. They hope that when it debuts in "Weekly Jump," it will take the top spot.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 BAK

Summary: When MIT grad student Liam Cole discovers an asteroid is set to collide with Earth in 186 days, he joins forces with tech billionaire Darius Tanz and the U.S. government to try and stop it, and together they stumble onto the greatest conspiracy never told.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SAL

Summary: A true story about a teacher in a racially divided school who gives her students what they've always needed, a voice. Erin Gruwell comes to a southern California high school bubbling over with naive optimism. She quickly discovers that her unruly classroom is not easily won over by her good intentions. After a few floundering attempts to connect with her students, Gruwell gives them the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Freedom 2007

Summary: Rejoin Jessica Fletcher, everyone's favorite mystery writer, back in Cabot Cove, as she continues her quest to find the truth in even the murkiest circumstances.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Pictures 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV MUR

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Mu 2

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