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Bush, Jeb.

Summary: From the former Republican governor of Florida and a leading constitutional litigator comes a timely and provocative look at one of the most divisive issues facing the nation today: immigration.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 325.73 BUS

Jen, Gish.

Summary: Unhappy with her own ethnic group, Mona Chang, a Chinese-American, decides to become a Jew. After all, if one has to live as a minority, choose the best. A witty look at ethnicity, multiculturalism and the melting pot. By the author of Typical American.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Jen, Gish.

Summary: Chinese-American Carnegie Wong and his WASPy wife Blondie have two adopted children of Asian descent, Lilly and Wendy. The girls are a handful, but they are nothing compared to Carnegie's mother. Mama Wong's dislike for Blondie is relentless--so much so that she introduces a Chinese woman named Lan to the household. When Lilly and Wendy begin to favor Lan over their white mother, Blondie clings...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Jen, Gish.

Contents: Who's Irish? -- Birthmates -- The water faucet vision -- Duncan in China -- Just wait -- Chin -- In the American society -- House, house, home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JEN

Jen, Gish.

Summary: Sixty-eight-year-old Hattie Kong, descendant of Confucius, daughter of an American missionary, has lived to see both her husband and her best friend die back-to-back in a single year: "It was like having twins...She got to book the same church with the same pianist for both funerals and did think she should have gotten some sort of twofer from the crematorium." But two years later, it's time...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio, Inc. 2010

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Fritz, Ben.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.931 FRI

Butz, Bob.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lyons Press 2005

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 599.7524 BUT

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.7524 BUT

Butz, Bob

Summary: "How does a man reconcile a passion for woods and waters with a love for family, community, and home? In this collection of insights and essays, Bob Butz finds the answers don't come easy or without a laugh. Butz is a young man seeking balance. As a boy, while others were dreaming of football fields and baseball diamonds, he was knee-deep in a neighborhood creek or off hiding in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Huron River Press 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.4 BUTZ, BOB BUT

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Michigan Room, Call number: MI 921 Butz 2008

Bush, Kate

Contents: disc 1. Lily -- Hounds of love -- Joanni -- Top of the city -- Never be mine -- Running up that hill (A deal with God) -- King of the mountain --

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Umgd 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK BUS

Contents: Disc 1. (53:44). Blue moon of Kentucky -- Old Joe Clark -- Cakewalk -- Wayfaring stranger -- I'm going back to old Kentucky -- McCoury blues -- Cherokee lady -- Down home waltz -- Blue grass special -- Miss Izzie -- Catnip -- Panhandle country -- One-legged man -- East Tennessee blues -- B natural -- No you stand back -- I wonder where you are tonight -- Disc 2. (57:12). Roanoke -- Cattle in...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Acoustic Disc 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in NEW Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY BLU

Summary: Examines America's electoral process through the eyes of diverse politicians, activists, and voters in Ohio during the 2004 election. Shows how the voting public is manipulated by the parties' leaders and their political marketing strategies.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Genius Products 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC SO

Burg, Bob

Summary: "From the acclaimed, bestselling authors of The Go-Giver, a new parable about the power of giving leadership. The family-owned business of Allen & Augustine has manufactured high-quality chairs for decades. Its people take pride in their work and feel loyal to their owners and management team. But this long-revered company is now at a crossroads, hurt by a tough economy, foreign competition,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.5 BUR

Butz, Bob

Summary: From a vivid observation of conventional embalming to a helping hand in digging a grave in one of the scores of 'natural burial preserves' popping up all across America, Butz offers a witty and detailed account of his adventure into the current trend of green burials. As he weighs in on the emotional and biodegradable benefits of being buried in a blanket, shroud, or hand-made coffin crafted...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Spirituality & Health 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Stacks, Call number: 363.75 BUT

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 363.75 BUT

Burg, Bob.

Summary: Burg offers five simple principles of what he calls Ultimate Influence: the ability to win people to your side in a way that leaves everyone feeling great about the outcome-- and about themselves! He offers a tried-and-true framework for building alliances at work, at home, and anywhere else you seek to win people over.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Burg, Bob.

Contents: The go-getter -- The secret -- The law of value -- The condition -- The law of compensation -- Serving coffee -- Rachel -- The law of influence -- Susan -- The law of authenticity -- Gus -- The law of receptivity -- Full circle -- The go-giver.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 650.1 BUR

Burg, Bob.

Summary: Presents a business parable about leadership and the impact of positive persuasion that explains how to negotiate with employees and executives to enable important business changes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.4 BUR

Hinton, Milt.

Contents: Disc One: Old man time / Friend-Reynolds (4:41) -- Time after time / Styne-Cahn (3:26) -- Sometimes I'm happy / Youmans-Caesar (4:34) -- A hot time in the old town tonight / Metz (1:55) -- Four or five times / Gay-Hellman (5:10) -- Now's the time / Parker (4:23) -- Time on my hands / Youmans-Adamson-Gordon (6:20) -- Heart of my heart / Hein (5:18) -- I ain't gonna give nobody none o' this jelly...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Chiaroscuro Records 1990

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ HIN

Tokikawa, Toru

Summary: Looks at a Canadian craftsman living in Japan and an American designer on a mission to revive the ancient art of Japanese woodblock prints using video game heroes as their subjects.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Gravitas Ventures Llc 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC ART

Rush, Bobby.

Contents: I don't want nobody hanging around -- Porcupine meat (featuring Vasti Jackson) -- Got me accused -- Snake in the grass -- Funk o' de funk -- Me, myself and I (featuring Joe Bonamassa) -- Catfish stew -- It's your move (featuring Dave Alvin) -- Nighttime gardener (featuring Keb' Mo') -- I think your dress is too short -- Standing on shaky ground -- I'm tired (Tangle eye mix).

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rounder 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES RUS

Summary: High plains drifter: When "The Stranger" rides into the sin-ridden town of Lago, bullets fly as he battles three ruthless gunmen in a pulse-pounding shoot-'em-up.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal Studios Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN CLI

Blount, Jeb.

Contents: About the author -- Foreword -- What's love got to do with it -- Seven principles of customer engagement -- Five levers of customer experience -- Put customers first -- Acknowledgements.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 658.812 BLO

Summary: The critically acclaimed drama returns for six more riveting episodes. In this season, DC Kate Fleming and DS Steve Arnott of AC-12 investigate the conduct of Sergeant Danny Waldron of the Armed Response Unit.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Acorn 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV LIN

Summary: All dogs go to heaven: Set in 1939 New Orleans, the story centers on Charles B. Barkin, a roguish German shepherd with the charm of a con man and the heart of a marshmallow. Out for revenge against his double-crossing former partner, a cigar-chomping pit bull known as Carface, Charlie finds himself guardian to a lonely little orphan named Anne-Marie. Her astounding ability to talk to animals...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Contents: Run Rudolph run (Keith Richards) -- Sock it to me Santa (Bob Seger and the Last Heard) -- Merry Christmas (Ramones) -- All alone on Christmas (Darlene Love) -- Back door Santa (Clarence Carter) -- It's Christmas time Ebenezer (The Len Price 3) -- I wish it could be Christmas every day (Wizzard) -- Silent night (The Fab Four) -- White Christmas (Tina Sugandh) -- Come all ye faithful surfer girls...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Wicked Cool 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Sight and Sound Holiday Display, Call number: CD HOL CHR