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Blais, Madeleine

Summary: "In the 1970s, Madeleine Blais' in-laws purchased a vacation house on Martha's Vineyard for the exorbitant sum of $80,000. 2.2 miles down a poorly marked, one lane dirt road, the house was better termed a shack--it had no electricity, no modern plumbing, the roof leaked, and mice had invaded the walls. It was perfect. Sitting on Tisbury Great Pond--well-stocked with oysters and crab for foraged...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BLAIS, MADELEINE BLA

Campbell, Jean

Summary: Presents a collection of modern reproductions of classic Hollywood glitz. The designs will appeal to the beginning through intermediate-level beadworker.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Pub. International 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.59 Campbell

Buckingham, E. Tolley (Evelyn Tolley)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Traverse Area Genealogical Society 1989

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.5 CEM

Millman, Chad.

Summary: An account of the World War I bombing of Black Tom Island in New York Harbor describes the reticence of the president to prevent the attack, the German government's evasion of responsibility, and the efforts of lawyers to determine accountability.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.4 MIL

Beals, Melba

Summary: A member of the Little Rock Nine shares her memories of growing up in the South under Jim Crow.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JB BEALS BEA

Presilla, Maricel E.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt 1996

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.48 PRE

Croze, Harvey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abbeville Press 2000

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 599.6 CRO

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: O'Meara-Brown Publications 1998

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1 available in Reference, Call number: R 797.1097 Lake

Albright, Madeleine Korbel.

Summary: The former Secretary of State paints a portrait of her early life from 1937 to 1948 during which she witnessed the Nazi invasion of her native Prague, the Holocaust, the defeat of fascism, the rise of communism, and the onset of the Cold War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper 2012

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1 available in Adult- Biography, Call number: 921 Albright 2012

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.71 ALB

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 943.71 ALB

Smith, Matthew Clark

Summary: Shares the life of the first female to work as a professional balloonist, making more than sixty ascents until 1819, she became the first woman to die in an aviation accident.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 BLA

Albright, Madeleine Korbel.

Summary: From former Secretary of State Madeleine Albright comes a moving and thoughtful memoir of her formative years in Czechoslovakia during the tumult of Nazi occupation, World War II, fascism, and the onset of the Cold War.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2012

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Matthews, J. L.

Summary: When you've been hurt in an accident, the prospect of dealing with insurance companies and lawyers can feel daunting. But armed with the right strategy, you can handle a claim yourself--and save thousands of dollars in the process. How to Win Your Personal Injury Claim guides you through the insurance claim process, step by step. After almost any kind of accident, you'll learn how to: figure...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nolo 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 346.03 MAT

Marciano, John Bemelmans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 1999

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 818.52 Mar

Brown, Don

Summary: A graphic novel account of the giant dust storms in the Midwest in the 1930s discusses the ecological and agricultural damage caused by the storms.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

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1 available in Graphic Novels, Call number: J 978.032 BRO

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J FIC BRO

Summary: This 5-film series documents the ten-year voyage of brothers Lorne and Lawrence Blair through the islands of Indonesia. In "Spice Island saga," the Blairs accompany the piratical Bugis tribe through the Spice Islands in search of the Bird of Paradise. "Dance of the warriors" takes the Blairs to Komodo to film the Komodo "dragon", then on to Sumba where they witness a form of human sacrifice,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Mystic Fire Video 2003

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

Guglielmo, Amy

Summary: From her imaginative childhood to her career as an illustrator, designer, and animator for Walt Disney Studios, Mary wouldn't play by the rules. At a time when studios wanted to hire men and think in black and white, Mary painted twinkling emerald skies, peach giraffes with tangerine spots, and magenta horses that could fly.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 BLA

Jenkins, Cindy

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lark Books 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 748.85 JEN

Hengel, Katherine.

Summary: Examines growing green beans at home, including the growth process, their uses once ripe, and recipes for homegrown green bean dishes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 635.652 HEN

Powell, Marie

Summary: "The Plains region stretches across the Midwest from Canada to Texas. Traditional Stories of the Plains Nations features stories from several of the region's Native Nations, including the Lakota, Cree, and Siksika. 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, a glossary, additional...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 977.004 Sets Powell 2018

Contents: Largo / Schulz (3:35) -- Adagio / Holt Sombach (Quatuor Rosamonde) (5:36) -- Rondeau / Reichardt (Quatuor Rosamonde ; Marc Marder, double bass) (6:35) -- Sonata no. 3. Récit. Andantino amoroso / Naumann (3:55) -- Adagio K.V. 356 (K.V.617a) (3:07) ; Adagio und Rondo K.V.617 (Philippe Bernold, flute ; Maurice Bourgue, oboe ; Jean Sulem, viola ; Xavier Gagnepain, cello) (12:09) / Mozart --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CLASSICAL GLA

Utkin, Alexander

Summary: This is the story of how a small golden apple started a great battle. It all began with a mouse and a sparrow, but soon all the animals and birds were waging a mighty war. After all, the King of Birds forgives no one, but what will happen when he finds himself at the mercy of a plucky merchant?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Nobrow 2018

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Grimes, Nikki.

Summary: A group of high school students grow in understanding of each other's challenges and forge unexpected connections as they prepare for a boys vs. girls poetry slam.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA FIC GRI

Stewart, Jeffrey C.

Summary: "A tiny, fastidiously dressed man emerged from Black Philadelphia around the turn of the century to mentor a generation of young artists including Langston Hughes, Zora Neale Hurston, and Jacob Lawrence and call them the New Negro--the creative African Americans whose art, literature, music, and drama would inspire Black people to greatness. In The New Negro : The Life of Alain Locke, Jeffrey...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LOCKE, ALAIN STE

Baldwin, Richard L.

Summary: From the Publisher's Website: An advocate for children with disabilities, Jessica Williams, is attending a gala ball on Mackinac Island when she's invited to take an after dinner cruise in the Straits of Mackinac. She doesn't return. Even though Lou and Maggie are threatened if they choose to get involved, they settle onto Bois Blanc Island in the Straits of Mackinac and solve the case.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Buttonwood Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC BAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MI Fiction Baldwin 2001