Summary: Warm, feisty, and intelligent, the Delany sisters speak their mind in a book that is at once a vital historical record and a moving portrait of two remarkable women who continued to love, laugh and embrace life after over 100 years of living side by side. Their sharp memories show readers the post-reconstruction south and Booker T. Washington; Harlem's Golden age and Langston Hughes, W.E.B....
Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha International 1993
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 DEL
Summary: Part memoir, nutritional primer, and political manifesto, this controversial examination exposes the destructive history of agriculturecausing the devastation ofprairies and forests, driving countless species extinct, altering the climate, and destroying the topsoiland asserts that, in order to save the planet, food must come from within living communities. In order for this to happen, the...
Publisher / Publication Date: PM Press 2009
Summary: The author describes how, after twenty years as a vegan, she came to the realization that a plant-based diet is not environmentally friendly.
Publisher / Publication Date: Flashpoint Press 2009
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613 KEI
Summary: "Can Liz and Charlie help Odysseus get home? When Liz's eccentric Aunt Gertrude comes to visit, she warns Liz and her little brother Charlie not to touch any of her things. But Charlie picks up a mysterious looking book, and the children are magically transported inside its pages. To get home, they must travel through the book, The Odyssey, and make sure it ends the right way. Liz and Charlie...
Publisher / Publication Date: 2014
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction DeLano 2014
Summary: Surveys the development of impressionist art, with reproductions of more than 145 paintings.
Publisher / Publication Date: H. N. Abrams 1972
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 759.054 COU
Summary: Discusses American food, cooking lore, skill, fresh produce, and provides 200 recipes using best ingredients American has to offer.
Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 1992
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5 FRA
Contents: Cherokee (3:17) -- Gavotte (3:24) -- Akkilino (3:16) -- Elephant green (3:58) -- Sous les ponts de Paris (3:03) -- Chet (3:48) -- Bye bye blackbird (3:48) -- Sweet feeling (3:58) -- Klook's shadow (4:01).
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: Gitanes Jazz Productions 2000
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ MIC
Summary: Quand il était petit, Pierre ne voulait pas manger sa soupe. «Tu sais ce qui arrive aux petits garçons qui ne veulent pas manger leur soupe?» lui disait son père, «Eh bien, à minuit, la sorcière Cornebidouille vient les voir dans leur chambre, et elle leur fait tellement peur que le lendemain, non seulement ils mangent leur soupe, mais ils avalent la soupière avec.» Pierre s’en fichait. Il ne...
Publisher / Publication Date: École des loisirs 2005
Copies Available at Peninsula1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 BON FRENCH
Contents: Snow -- Cold nose -- Lea -- Girimella -- En passant / Roberto Ottaviano, Steve Swallow, Pierre Favre -- Aguilar / Kenny Wheeler ... [et al.] -- Passage / David Darling.
Format: sound recording-musical
Publisher / Publication Date: ECM 1996
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD JAZZ FAV
Summary: Police Commandant Camille Verhoeven must learn all he can about a woman with a troubled past if he is ever going to save her from the twisted killer who is holding her hostage.
Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEM
Summary: Normally happy and well-adjusted, Sophie Duguet doesn't understand what's happening to her: she has begun losing things, from her recently delivered mail to the car she parked the night before. She is constantly forgetting things she's said and done, too ... only to be reminded of them by her acquaintances. She's even detained by the police for shoplifting--a crime she has no memory whatsoever...
Publisher / Publication Date: MacLehose Press 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LEM
Summary: For Commandant Verhoeven life is beautiful: he's happily married, and expecting his first child with the lovely Irene. But his blissful existence is punctured by a murder so savage that even the most hardened officers on the force are shaken to the core. In the face of the seemingly motiveless horror, only Verhoeven makes the vital connection - the crime scene resembles one described in a James...
Publisher / Publication Date: MaLehose Press 2014