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Cave, Damien

Summary: "New York Times Australia Bureau Chief Damien Cave delivers an impactful and informative account of how risk taking in parenting, and in all aspects of life, creates happier, healthier individuals and communities. Cave's exploration of Australian parenting culture, through gripping research and storytelling, will have you questioning everything you thought you knew about safety, risk,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2023

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CAVE, DAMIEN CAV

Summary: True story centering on the new investigation surrounding the 1993 murders of three 8-year-old boys in the town of West Memphis, Arkansas. Evidence surrounding the murders exposed the wrongful conviction of three teenagers who lost 18 years of their lives imprisoned for crimes they did not commit.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2013

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

Summary: "A volume covering underground landforms, including Mammoth Cave in the United States, Skocjan Cave in Slovenia, and the Cave of the Crystals in Mexico"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: World Book, Inc., a Scott Fetzer company 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 551.4 WOR

Levin, Daniel Barban

Summary: "A stunning firsthand account of the creation of a modern cult under conman Larry Ray and the horrifying costs paid by his young victims: his daughter's college roommates. In September 2010, at the beginning of the academic year at Sarah Lawrence College,a sophomore named Talia Ray asked her roommates if her father could stay with them for a while. No one objected. Her father, Larry Ray, was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LEVIN, DANIEL BARBAN LEV

Larson, Erik

Summary: Tells the parallel stories of Daniel Burnham, the main architect of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, and serial killer Henry H. Holmes, discussing the challenges Burnham faced in creating the hugely successful White City, and looking at how Holmes used the opportunities afforded by the fair to lure victims to their deaths.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Large Print Press (Gale, Cengage Learning) 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP 364.152 LAR

Yomtov, Nelson

Summary: Of all the places to explore on Earth, remote places are often said to be the most challenging. Yet brave explorers travel to the most remote corners of the world, pushing through vast forests, icy polar regions, and other landscapes. Who are these adventurers and why do they do it?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2021

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 509 YOM

Summary: Presents a tour of Kentucky's Mammoth Cave and other features of Mammoth Cave National Park. Park rangers give historical and geological information.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Finley-Holiday Films 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.69754 MAM

Rustad, Martha E. H. (Martha Elizabeth Hillman)

Summary: "Simple nonfiction text and full-color photographs present animals and plants found in a cave"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2016

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Tynion, James

Summary: "From the New York Times bestselling and multi-Eisner award-winning co-creators of Something is Killing the Children, The Nice House on the Lake, The Department of Truth, and Powers comes this ambitious, non-fiction comic book experience depicting true stories of UFO abductions with an eye to capturing the strange essence of those encounters. In this debut volume, Tynion presents what he calls...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tiny Onion, Dark Horse Books 2023

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 BLU

Castro, Rachel

Summary: Provides information on some amazing caves that have formed on Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press 2019

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1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 551.44 CAS

Hays, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Algonquin Books of Chapel Hill 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910.45 HAY

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Abridged.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2003

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Goodhart, Pippa

Summary: Zoom off into space for an adventure where YOU CHOOSE what happens next. Which alien would you most like to be friends with? And what fantastically freaky food will you decide to munch for lunch? The possibilities are infinite in this mesmerising creative toolkit which will inspire children from 3 up to make their own stories time and again - a spectacular sequel to the bestselling You Choose -...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Goodhart 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE GOO

Lovelace, Terry

Summary: In early summer of 1977, a co-worker and Terry Lovelace camped in an Arkansas state park known as Devil's Den. The trip was to photograph wildlife. Rather than stay in the park's campground, they chose an isolated area to set up camp on a high meadow. It was late evening and our fire was nearly spent when something on the horizon caught the friend's eye. He pointed to three bright starts low in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [Terry Lovelace] 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 001.942 LOV

Heinerth, Jill

Summary: "From one of the world's most renowned cave divers, a firsthand account of exploring the earth's final frontier: the hidden depths of our oceans and the sunken caves inside our planet. More people have died exploring underwater caves than climbing Mount Everest, and we know more about deep space than we do about the depths of our oceans. From one of the top cave divers working today--and one of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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Tweedy, Damon.

Summary: Tweedy examines the complex ways in which both black doctors and patients must navigate the difficult and often contradictory terrain of race and medicine. As Tweedy transforms from student to practicing physician, he discovers how often race influences his encounters with patients. Through their stories, he illustrates the complex social, cultural, and economic factors at the root of most...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2015

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 610 TWE

Shufelt, Gordon H.

Summary: "In 1875, an Irish-born Baltimore policeman, Patrick McDonald, entered the home of Daniel Brown, an African American laborer, and clubbed and shot Brown, who died within an hour of the attack. In similar cases at the time, authorities routinely exonerated Maryland law enforcement officers who killed African Americans, usually without serious inquiries into the underlying facts. But in this...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Kent State University Press 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 364.152 SHU

Behl, Benoy K.

Summary: In 1819, a group of British soldiers on a hunting expedition chanced upon the Ajanta caves, lying in the horseshoe-shaped ravine of a river some 200 miles northeast of Bombay. Ranging in date from the second century BC to the sixth century AD, the paintings and sculptures that they found there now rank among the world's most important cultural treasures. Since the rediscovery of the caves,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harry N. Abrams 1998

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 751.73 BEH

Leopard, Bones

Summary: Aoe, Thel, and Gen, better known as The Lovely Trio, first burst onto the scene five years ago when they saved Earth from a surprise space monster attack. As a result, everyone idolizes them as super-heroic pop icon magical girls, including Gigi, whose brother died as a bystander in one of their battles. But when Gigi witnesses the Lovely Trio battling a monster firsthand, she sees something...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BOOM! Box 2022

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 LEO

Allegra, Mike

Summary: Kimmie is overwhelmed with deadlines as she fulfills tooth fairy commissions, scrambles to invent a machine with her best friend Myron to enter in a contest and to beat her rival, and has to help an incorrigible alien repair his UFO.--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calico, an imprint of Magic Wagon 2022

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE ALL

Burgess, Robert Forrest.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dodd, Mead 1976

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.52 BUR

Summary: Contoured pan features bunny rabbit head with ears pointing straight up.

Format: three dimensional object

Publisher / Publication Date: Wilton Industries 2003

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: BAKING PAN

Larson, Erik.

Summary: Two men, each handsome and unusually adept at his chosen work, embodied an element of the great dynamic that characterized America's rush toward the twentieth century. The architect was Daniel Hudson Burnham, the fair's brilliant director of works and the builder of many of the country's most important structures, including the Flatiron Building in New York and Union Station in Washington, D.C....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2003

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 364.1523 LAR

Warren, Richard

Summary: God designed our bodies to be healthy, providing everything we need to thrive and live abundantly. And with assistance from medical and fitness experts, Pastor Rick Warren and thousands of people from his congregation at Saddleback Church started a journey to transform their lives. The result: 15,000 people lost over 260,000 pounds in the first year. But the changes in people's lives went...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.2 WAR

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