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Summary: A former beauty queen and single mom prepares her rebellious teenage daughter for the "Miss Juneteenth" pageant.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD
1 available in Top Shelf DVDs, Call number: HOT DVD

Arthurs, Alexia

Summary: Presents a collection of stories set in Jamaica, New York City, and a Midwestern university, where multicultural main characters and their families navigate evolving senses of race, racism, family, and tradition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ART

Amvrazi, Alexia

Summary: Written by local experts, Fodor's travel guides have been offering advice and professionally vetted recommendations for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. Greece is the ultimate Mediterranean getaway. Impossibly blue seas, gorgeous beaches, whitewashed alleyways draped in pink bougainvillea, blue-domed Greek Orthodox churches, picturesque villages, and famous historical sites have lured...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 910 TRAVEL EUROPE

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.8 GRE

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.8 GRE

Delrieu, Alexia.

Summary: Le point sur l'histoire et la naissance de l'Europe et sa finalité, à travers des exemples concrets (nom de pays de l'Union, construction d'Ariane, rôle de l'Europe dans la protection de l'environnement, etc.).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallimard jeunesse 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 DEL FRENCH

Henrion, Alexia

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: D.I.Y. Dollhouse is a lavishly illustrated guide for budding architects, builders, and designers, showing then how to build and furnish their own eco-friendly dollhouse, with an incredible eye for detail. The simple instructions cover everything children (and parents) need to get started, from making rooms out of crate boxes and pieces of scrap fabric to crafting countless furniture and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton Architectural Press 2017

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Lubomirski, Alexi

Summary: England-born, New York-based photographer Alexi Lubomirski has become an established name within the fashion industry, shooting for such publications as "Harper's Bazaar," "Vogue" and "GQ," and working with cover stars such as Charlize Theron, Gwyneth Paltrow, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Lopez and Nicole Kidman, to name but a few. It was after shooting Lupita Nyong'o, however, that Lubomirski was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Damiani Editore 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 770 LUM

Zentner, Alexi.

Summary: A story inspired by the plot of "King Lear" relates the fortunes of a family who has reaped the sea's bounty on Loosewood Island for three hundred years, but pays for it with the loss of every firstborn son.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W W Norton & Co Inc 0000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZEN

Bass, Alexis

Summary: "The Mahoney brothers are the golden boys of Rutherford Institute. Collins Pruitt is going to ruin them. Theo Mahoney is well-connected and popular. He's charming and beloved. But he's hiding something. Jasper Mahoney is lauded for his intellect and athleticism. He's studious and focused. But he isn't as impenetrable as he seems. Collins will earn their trust--and then she'll destroy them. But...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TOR Teen 2020

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC BAS

Clark, Alexis

Summary: "The love story of Elinor Powell, an African American army nurse, and Frederick Albert, a German prisoner of war. The two met when black army nurses were put in regular contact with German POWs who were detained in the United States during World War II, an unlikely and little-discussed circumstance during one of the most documented periods in history"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Clark 2018

Coe, Alexis

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "In a genre overdue for a shakeup, Alexis Coe takes a closer look at our first--and finds he's not quite the man we remember Young George Washington was raised by a struggling single mother, demanded military promotions, chased rich young women, caused aninternational incident, and never backed down--even when his dysentery got so bad he had to ride with a cushion on his saddle. But after he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WASHINGTON, GEORGE COE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B WASHINGTON COE

O'Neill, Alexis

Summary: Presents the life and accomplishments of Jacob Riis, a Danish immigrant who used his skills as a reporter and photographer to call attention to the poor living conditions in the slums of New York City in the late nineteenth century.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Calkins Creek, an imprint of Boyds Mills & Kane 2020

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

Taylor, Alexis

Contents: Dreaming another life -- Beautiful thing -- Deep cut -- Roll on blank tapes -- Suspicious of me -- A hit song -- Oh baby -- There's nothing to hide -- I feel you -- Out of time.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Domino Recording Co. 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Aaron, Alexie

Summary: Little Mia Cooper’s ability to see the dead made her an outcast in her hometown. Several years later, she has finally managed to blend in, but her hard-won peace is threatened by the arrival of a bumbling team of paranormal investigators. Mia is drawn in reluctantly as an advisor on what, at first, seems to be a fairly straightforward case, only to discover that the Hollow has much more in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 0000

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Alexie, Sherman

Summary: Combines fifteen of the author's classic short stories with fifteen new stories in an anthology that features tales involving donkey basketball leagues, lethal wind turbines, and marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction SC Alexie 2012

Alexie, Sherman

Summary: As a 41-year-old man confronts his own mortality in this collection's title story, he recalls his Spokane Indian father's chilling death from alcoholism and diabetes. Another tale features an eccentric salesman pursuing a married woman from airport to airport. And then there's the film editor who sees nothing wrong with altering footage to fit preconceived views-- until he himself becomes the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2009

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

Aaron, Alexie

Summary: Not all sand traps occur on the links. Some may be found on a popular beach or lonely stretch of highway. A sensitive and two ghost hunters walk into a bar. The barman is silent and the barflies long dead. Sounds like the start of a joke, but it’s not. An active haunt in a derelict biker bar on Route 66 is a dream come true for the PEEPs team until it turns violent. An SOS is sent to Mia Cooper...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 0000

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Aar

Alexie, Sherman

Summary: Budding cartoonist Junior leaves his troubled school on the Spokane Indian Reservation to attend an all-white farm town school where the only other Indian is the school mascot.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown 2007

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: YA FIC ALE

Alexie, Sherman

Summary: Collection of new stories about Native Americans who, like all Americans, find themselves at personal and cultural crossroads, faced with heart-rending, tragic, sometimes wondrous moments of being that test their loyalties, their capacities, and their notions of who they are and who they love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2003

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC ALEX

Alexie, Sherman

Summary: A collection of short stories includes the title story, in which a famous writer, who just learned he may have a brain tumor, must decide how to care for his distant, American Indian father who is slowly dying.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2009

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: FIC ALE

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Alexie 2009

Summary: Young Florya willing joins the Partisans fighting the Nazis in Byelorussia, USSR during World War II. Seperated from his comrades during a paratroop attack and struck deaf by German artillery, Florya, in the company of peasant girl, Glascha, wanders the battle-scorched Russian prehistoric forests and man-made slaughter. He witnesses an SS unit's spontaneous, self-congratulatory appause at their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COM

Aaron, Alexie

Summary: Gwen hates the dark. Most children do, but she has more reasons than most. At night when the lights go out, entities that are darker than dark crawl out of the woodwork and torment her. A call to mommy brings relief as the lights go on, and the darker than darks scurry away. But not tonight. A thunderstorm leaves her family without electricity, without light, vulnerable to those who thrive on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform 0000

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Alexie, Sherman

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hanging Loose Press 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 ALE

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1 available in Stacks, Call number: 811.54 Alexie

Alexie, Sherman

Summary: Plagued with a troubled past and a bad case of acne, Zits is a 15-year-old Indian boy on the verge of violence. He finds himself hurtled back in time into various eras, places, and situations that totally alter his perspective on his plight.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Blackstone Audio 2008

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

Pappas, Alexi

9 holds on 2 copies

Summary: "When Alexi Pappas was four years old, her mother committed suicide, drastically altering the course of Pappas's life and setting her on a perpetual search for female role models. When her father started signing her up for sports teams as a way to keep his bereaved daughter busy, female athletes became some of the first women Pappas looked up to, and she became a girl with a goal: to be an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Dial Press 2021

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