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Cooper, Arshay

Summary: "Now a documentary narrated by Common, produced by Grant Hill, Dwyane Wade, and 9th Wonder, from filmmaker Mary Mazzio The moving true story of a group of young men growing up on Chicago's West side who form the first all-black high school rowing team inthe nation, and in doing so not only transform a sport, but their lives. Growing up on Chicago's Westside in the 90's, Arshay Cooper knows the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 797.12 COO

Simons, Donna Searight.

Summary: "In 1913, Paul Weyburn and his fellow copper miners have tolerated dangerous working conditions for too long. Some of their workmates are being maimed or killed thousands of feet underground. . .which one of them will be next? Paul leads some of the miners on a labor strike to bring attention to the dangers of blasting and drilling copper for low pay. Marie, his wife, struggles to raise their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Empire Publishing 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: P SIM

Summary: "Bisbee '17 is a nonfiction feature film by award-winning filmmaker Robert Greene set in Bisbee, Arizona, an eccentric old mining town just miles away from both Tombstone and the Mexican border. Radically combining collaborative documentary, western and musical elements, the film follows several members of the close knit community as they attempt to reckon with their town's darkest hour. In...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in TC Film Fest DVDs, Call number: DVD TCFF BIS

McDougall, Christopher

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Recounts the author's experiences with the reclusive Tarahumara Indians, whose techniques allow them to run long distances with ease, and describes his training for a fifty-mile race with the tribe and a number of ultramarathoners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books 2011

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.42 McD

McDougall, Christopher

Summary: McDougall reveals the secrets of the world's greatest distance runners--the Tarahumara Indians of Copper Canyon, Mexico--and how he trained for the challenge of a lifetime: a fifty-mile race through the heart of Tarahumara country pitting the tribe against an odd band of super-athletic Americans.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.42 MCD

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.42 MCD

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.4209721 MCD

Baldwin, Richard L.

Summary: Beautiful Keweenaw is the setting for a ring of thieves who supply Karl Carlson with the copper he sells to European jewelers. Soon enough, the thieves tire of the low return on their efforts and approach Carlson with demands to become partners. When Carlson balks and is murdered, detectives Lou Searing and Belle Franklin seek justice for the retired Indiana police officer .

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Buttonwood Press 2015

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Cooper, Anderson.

Summary: Anderson Cooper's intensely busy career as a journalist for CNN and CBS' 60 Minutes affords him little time to spend with his ninety-one year old mother. After she briefly fell ill, he and Gloria began a conversation through e-mail unlike any they had ever had before, a correspondence of surprising honesty and depth in which they discussed their lives, the things that matter to them, and what...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 920 COO

Lüsted, Marcia Amidon.

Summary: Discusses the D. B. Cooper hijacking including what happened, Cooper's chances of survival, and different suspects in the case.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: ABDO Pub. Co. 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 364.1552 LUS

Rotante, Jamie Lee

Summary: "There are a number of truths in Riverdale--Archie Andrews will forever be clumsy and love-struck, Jughead Jones has an appetite that can never be satiated, Pop's will always serve the best burgers and shakes and Betty and Veronica will be best friends no matter what comes between them. But when a career day at Riverdale High has the two BFFs examining their futures, they start to wonder just...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Archie Comic Publications 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: YA 741.5 ROT

Buckley, James

Summary: African American educator, author, speaker, and advisor to presidents of the United States, Booker Taliaferro Washington was the leading voice of former slaves and their descendants during the late 1800s. As part of the last generation of leaders born into slavery, Booker believed that blacks could better progress in society through education and entrepreneurship, rather than trying to directly...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Workshop, an imprint of Penguin Random House 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Colfer, Chris

Summary: "A combination travel guide, encyclopedia, and exciting fan compendium, this ultimate guidebook includes sections such as "Who's Who," "Places to Go," and "Trinkets, Treasures, and Other Things" that explore the backgrounds and histories of the many characters, places, and magic items throughout the beloved Land of Stories series. This book also includes bonus chapters, insider information...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

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Loomis, Jim

Summary: Written both for veteran train travelers and those considering their first rail journey, this guide book will make any trip smoother and more enjoyable with its insightful travel trips and lots of information about how railroads operate. The author explains how individual trains are operated and offers tips on booking trips, finding the lowest fares, packing for an overnight trip, what to do on...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chicago Review Press 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917 NOR

Maki, Wilbert B.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: [s.n.] 1983

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 331.89 Maki,

Cooper, Helene.

Summary: The author traces her childhood in war-torn Liberia and her reunion with a foster sister who had been left behind when her family fled the region.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 305.896 COO

Sullivan, Tom

Summary: A minute-by-minute account of the only unsolved airplane hijacking in the United States uses reproductions of FBI files and investigation photographs to chronicle the events surrounding an unidentified extortionist's 1971 hijacking and disappearance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

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Cooper, Anderson.

Summary: "A charming, intimate and fascinating collection of correspondence between broadcaster and #1 New York Times bestselling author Anderson Cooper and his mother, the celebrated Gloria Vanderbilt"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 COO

Copies Available at Fife Lake

2 available in Adult, Call number: 920 COO

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 Cooper 2016

Cooper, Elisha.

Summary: "The award-winning children's book author confronts a new world when faced with his daughter's illness in this frank, moving, and beautiful memoir. Elisha Cooper spends his mornings writing and illustrating children's books, his afternoons playing with his two daughters. The phrase he hates most is "throw like a girl," so he teaches them to climb trees and play ball. But when he discovers a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 COOPER, ELISHA COO

Cooper, Helene.

Summary: A historical memoir about growing up in Liberia during a violent civil war, reported with a journalistic bent.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2008

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD B COOPER

Fairstein, Linda A.

Summary: Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper has her work cut out for her after the murder of a New York City employee--with her investigation revealing a tangled mess of secrets tied to the illegal animal trade.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Manning, Peyton.

Summary: During a trip to visit both sets of grandparents in Mississippi, brothers Eli, Cooper, and Peyton, and their father, former NFL star Archie Manning, take advantage of every opportunity to play football, practice plays, or play sports trivia games.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2009

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE MAN

Streissguth, Thomas

Summary: Learn the facts about this unsolved air piracy case, including an account of the hijacking, clues, and possible suspects. A full description of the mystery, possible explanations, and remaining questions are all explored. 'Myth or Fact?' sidebars describe common misconceptions and confirm surprising facts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The Child's World 2016

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J364.15 STR

Summary: Archie Giant Comics Surprise collects 480 pages of iconic Archie tales in one amazing volume!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Archie Comic Publications, Inc. 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA GRAPHIC ARC

Fairstein, Linda A.

Summary: "New York Times bestselling author Linda Fairstein explores the depths of Manhattan's secretive Rockefeller University in this timely, captivating thriller about the deep--and often deadly--reverberations of past sins. Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper of the Manhattan Sex Crimes Unit is finally back at work following a leave of absence, and not a moment too soon. With more women feeling empowered...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC FAI

Fairstein, Linda A.

Summary: "The depths of Manhattan's secretive Rockefeller University are explored in this thriller about the deep--and often deadly--reverberations of past sins. Assistant DA Alexandra Cooper of the Manhattan Sex Crimes Unit is finally back at work following a leave of absence, and not a moment too soon. With more women feeling empowered to name their abusers, Alex is eager to return to the courtroom to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Large Print 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC FAI

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