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Jensen, Sean

Summary: "For more than a decade, Brian Urlacher was the face of the Chicago Bears, one of the NFLs most storied franchises. An eight-time Pro Bowl middle linebacker, Urlacher established himself as one of the leagues preeminent defenders with his athleticism, intelligence and ferocity. He is widely expected to gain entrance into the Pro Football Hall of Fame when he is eligible in a few years which is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BroadStreet Publishing Group LLC 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC URL

Nuchi, Adah

Summary: This girl-powered book about puberty is written in the voice of counselors in training at the fictional Camp Silver Moon. This fictionalized nonfiction diary-style guide follows nine 12-year-old girls at a summer camp is like having a best friend or older sister who shares everything there is to know about being comfortable in your chasing body so you can survive and thrive through puberty.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Workman Publishing 2017

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Alexander, Kwame

Summary: Kwame Alexander shares inspiring lessons about the rules of life, as well as uplifting quotes from athletes such as Stephen Curry and Venus Williams and other exemplars like Sonia Sotomayor and Michelle Obama.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 796 ALE

Weinstein, Bruce D.

Summary: Your parents say one thing, your teachers say another, and your friends say something else entirely. Is it okay to tell a friend that her cookies taste awful? How should you respond when you see someone cheating on a test? And what's the big deal with downloading music for free? Bruce Weinstein, Ph. D., answers these questions and more with his five Life Principles - simple rules that can be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Roaring Brook Press 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Consider This, Call number: J 170.835 WEI

Zendaya

Summary: Zendaya, star of the hit Disney Channel series Shake It Up, shares her wit and wisdom on everything from fashion to friendships to following your dreams! This book, inspired by actual questions that Zendaya has received from her over one million Facebook fans AND Twitter followers, will be the perfect way for girls everywhere to get even closer to their social media BFF! Photos of Zendaya's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Disney Book Group 2013

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Rice, Ashley.

Summary: This bestselling book that has been enjoyed by girls all over the world has now been completely redone to include all new illustrations and inspiring new writings. The special updated edition also features a glitter varnish cover and a ribbon bookmark with charm that girls everywhere will love. Bestselling author and illustrator Ashley Rice makes this book fun and uplifting with her adorable...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Mountain Press 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305 RIC

Summary: "Nine celebrated children's picture book illustrators, including Rebecca Bender, Wallace Edwards, and Suzanne Del Rizzo, unite to illustrate an empowering text that celebrates, in a series of questions, the ways young children can show kindness. All royalties will be donated to the World Kindness Movement."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pajama Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WOR

Cohen, Ben

Summary: "Like A Short Guide to a Happy Life, Do You is a little book with a huge amount of heart. International sports star and anti-bullying advocate Ben Cohen shares moving insights into overcoming the pain of being victimized, pushed aside, or left out. After his own father was beaten to death for standing up for a fellow employee, Ben made it his mission to spread awareness about victimization; to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pam Krauss Books 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 302.3 COH

Seuss, Dr

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: Uses the famous Dr. Seuss character to tell the reader how kind they are.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SEU

Summary: "Thirty diverse and award-winning authors and illustrators capture frank discussions about racism, identity, and self-esteem"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Books for Young Readers 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.8 TAL

Pryor, Kimberley Jane.

Summary: "Discusses what values are and how self-discipline can help you"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 PRY

Zuckerman, Gregory

Summary: "Athlete after athlete in this book found discipline, hope, and inspiration on the playing field, rising above their circumstances. Filled with first-hand accounts from stars who exemplify the idea of enduring at all costs, Rising Above will serve as a must-read source of inspiration for kids and sports fans of all ages"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 796 ZUC

Pryor, Kimberley Jane.

Summary: "Discusses what values are, why being helpful is a worthwhile value and how to be helpful"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 PRY

Pryor, Kimberley Jane.

Summary: "Discusses what values are and how integrity can help you"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 179.9 PRY

King, Bart

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Discusses everything a girl needs to know from sleepovers to diaries, makeup, boys, shopping, school and everything in between.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gibbs Smith 2006

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Rose, Arden

Summary: A social media celebrity and lifestyle vlogger explains how to survive future adulthood, from how to travel alone to being in an actual relationship.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 646.7 ROS

Hascall, Glenn A.

Summary: This collection of 100 adventurous stories of men of faith--from the Bible, history, and today--will empower you to know and understand how men of great character have made an impact in the world and how much smaller our faith (and the biblical record) would be without them. Featuring full-page, colorful illustrations alongside the true stories of these 100 amazing men who will encourage and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Shiloh Kidz, an imprint of Barbour Publishing, Inc. 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 270.92 HAS

Obama, Barack.

Summary: "In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation. From the artistry of Georgia O'Keeffe, to the courage of Jackie Robinson, to the patriotism of George Washington, President Obama sees the traits of these heroes within his own children, and within all of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 302 OBA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Stacks, Call number: JE FIC OBA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Obama 2010

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE OBA

Kampakis, Kari

Summary: "These ten simple truths can build one big change in your daughter's life. When Kari Kampakis wrote a blog post in July 2013 titled "10 Truths Young Girls Should Know," the post went viral and was shared more than 65,000 times on Facebook. Obviously her message strikes a chord with moms and dads across the country. This nonfiction book for teen girls expands on these ten truths and can reach...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tommy Nelson, an imprint of Thomas Nelson 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y 248 KAM

Berry, Joy Wilt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grolier Enterprises Corp. 1988

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Ber

Stone, Tanya Lee

Summary: Follows girls who are coming of age in the developing world and confronting barriers to their education.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Wendy Lamb Books 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 305.4 STO

Holyoke, Nancy.

Summary: In this book you'll learn--through fun quizzes, advice, and letters from girls like you--that manners aren't about being stuffy, boring, or formal. It gives you the skills you need to handle all kinds of tough and tricky times that will come your way. They give you what it takes to wow the world!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 395 HOL

Anton, Carrie

Summary: Provides tips and guidance for young girls when navigating their digital worlds, discussing such issues as the ways in which people communicate online, the need for taking breaks from technology, and the importance of online safety.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Publishing 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 004.6 ANT

Schwager, Tina

Summary: Twenty-five young women share their adventures in such activities as skydiving, building homes, and mountain climbing, demonstrating the value of courage, commitment, and a positive attitude.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Free Spirit Publishing 1999

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in JT Non-Fiction, Call number: JT 305.242 Schwager 1999

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