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Summary: Richard Thomas plays the key role of John-Boy Walton, a youth on the verge of manhood during the Great Depression and a fledgling writer whose observations are filled with the growing-up lessons and love he receives from his family.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Geist, William

11 holds on 2 copies

Summary: Before there was 'tourism' and souvenir ashtrays became 'kitsch,' the Lake of the Ozarks was a Shangri-La for middle-class Midwestern families on vacation, complete with man-made beaches, Hillbilly Mini Golf, and feathered rubber tomahawks. It was there that television host Bill Geist spent summers in the sixties during his school and college years, working at Arrowhead Lodge -- a small resort...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2019

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Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: The preliminary round of the Fall Classic begins! All of the contestants do their utmost to showcase their skills to the acclaimed judges, with the favored students presenting the most exquisite of curry dishes! Only the top eight finalists will qualify to enter the main event. Who will make the cut?!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 FOO

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: After passing the first challenge, Soma begins to work for Shinomiya at his new Tokyo restaurant, where he finds out he has to be the best of the best to keep up.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 FOO

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: "Soma Yukihira's old man runs a small family restaurant in the less savory end of town. Aiming to one day surpass his father's culinary prowess, Soma hones his skills day in and day out until one day, out of the blue, his father decides to enroll Soma in a classy culinary school! Can Soma really cut it in a place that prides itself on a 10 percent graduation rate? And can he convince the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 FOO

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: "Leaving home for the first time in his young life, Soma moves into the Polaris Dormitory--a place run by an old crone and filled with crazy and eccentric students! Barely settled in, Soma quickly finds himself in one of Totsuki's legendary cooking duels--a shokugeki! Who will his very first opponent be?"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2014

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Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: "The "friendship and team-building" camp from hell begins! While most students are already petrified by the threat of instant expulsion for low marks, the unveiling of the teachers responsible for judging their dishes ratchets their fear to a whole new level! Just which anxiety-inducing teachers hold the culinary futures of Soma and the rest of the Polaris crew in their hands this time?...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 FOO

Shimura, Takako

Summary: "Akira Okudaira is starting high school and is ready for exciting new experiences. And on the first day of school, she runs into her best friend from kindergarten at the train station! Now Akira and Fumi have the chance to rekindle their friendship, but life has gotten a lot more complicated since they were kids... Kyoko's fiancé invites a group of her friends to join them at his family's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 SWE

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: Three students survive the harsh trials of the preliminaries, winning their way into the finals. Which student will be the one to take home the crown as the winner of the Fall Classic?! Later, the furor of the Fall Classic has barely died down when Soma and the others are sent off to new battlefields! What is this new challenge that will test their desire to be chefs?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 FOO

Roy, Rachel

Summary: While exploring her grandmother's past at an ashram in India with her cousin Anandi, seventeen-year-old Raya finds herself and, perhaps, true love in this modern retelling of the legend of Dushyanta and Shakuntala.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: JIMMY Patterson Books, Little, Brown and Company 2019

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ROY

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ROY

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: Mimasaka copies his opponents' dishes perfectly, while Soma bets his all as a chef.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 FOO

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: Soma Yukihira's old man runs a small family restaurant in the less savory end of town. Aiming to one day surpass his father's culinary prowess, Soma hones his skills day in and day out until one day, out of the blue, his father decides to enroll Soma in a classy culinary school! Can Soma really cut it in a place that prides itself on a 10 percent graduation rate? And can he convince the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 FOO

Tsukuda, Yuto

Summary: When Soma Yukihira's father enrolls him in a classy culinary school, Soma must learn if he can make the grade in such a prestigious environment.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2014

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Manzano, Sonia

Summary: A coming-of-age memoir by the actress and writer offers a look into the daily lives of a loving, but troubled, Latino family and a girl kept afloat amid the turbulence of her life and times by the dream of becoming an actress.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 MANZANO, SONIA MAN

Manzano, Sonia.

Summary: "Pura Belpre Honor winner for The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano and one of America's most influential Hispanics--'Maria' on Sesame Street--delivers a beautifully wrought coming-of-age memoir. Set in the 1950s in the Bronx, this is the story of a girl with a dream. Emmy award-winning actress and writer Sonia Manzano plunges us into the daily lives of a Latino family that is loving--and troubled....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 921 MAN

Barnes, John

Summary: In September 1973, as the school year begins in his depressed Ohio town, high-school senior Kurt Shoemaker determines to be "normal," despite his chaotic home life with his volatile, alcoholic mother and the deep loyalty and affection he has for his friends in the therapy group dubbed the Madman Underground.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2009

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Barnes 2009

Summary: Eleven-year-old tomboy Toni is bewitched by the tight-knit dance team she sees practicing in the same Cincinnati gymnasium where she boxes with her brother. Enamored by the power and confidence of the strong community of girls, Toni neglects her boxing, and instead eagerly absorbs the dance routines and drills. But when a mysterious outbreak of fainting spells plagues the team, Toni's desire...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA FIT

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FIT RATED NR

Summary: The Village is a timeless coming-of-age story, told through the nostalgic eyes of one man, Bert Middleton. From lustful first-love and the dramas of war, to a father's hard lessons and a mother's love; Bert has seen it all. The Great War is over but what kind of England has won? Now in a world of boom and bust, motor cars and the Charleston, the twenties bring a blast of energy and freedom to...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Combs, Sarah

Summary: Spending the summer before her senior year at a camp for gifted and talented students, Gloria struggles with the recent loss of her grandmother while trying to meet new friends and make the best of her new circumstances.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION COM

Shimura, Takako

Summary: "A genre-defining saga of love and friendship between girls. Akira Okudaira is starting high school and is ready for exciting new experiences. And on the first day of school, she runs into her best friend from kindergarten at the train station! Now Akira and Fumi have the chance to rekindle their friendship, but life has gotten a lot more complicated since they were kids... Fumi is elated now...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: VIZ Media, LLC 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 SWE

Zolidis, Don

Summary: "A coming-of-age story set in 1994 Wisconsin, chronicling the on-again-off-again relationship of Amy and Craig, who come to understand each other better through multiple disastrous breakups"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ZOL

Norton, Preston

Summary: Nearly a year after his brother's suicide, sixteen-year-old Cliff "Neanderthal" Hubbard gets recruited to make life better at Happy Valley High by the school's quarterback, who claims he had a vision from God.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC NOR

Rogers, Morgan Callan.

Summary: "A captivating debut introducing a spirited young heroine coming of age in coastal Maine during the early 1960s"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION ROG

Hartnett, Sonya

Summary: Rex and Tabby Jenson and their sons, Colt and Bastian, arrive in Freya Kiley's Australian neighborhood with little fanfare, but their presence sends fissures throughout their modest community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC HAR