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Duffy, Karen

Summary: Over one-third of the United States population--nearly one hundred million Americans--is currently living with chronic pain, while another 133 million Americans live with some form of chronic illness. Half of the United States population suffers from these invisible illnesses where their symptoms are not always obvious to the casual observer. Among them is Karen Duffy, New York...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Arcade Publishing 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DUFFY, KAREN DUF

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B DUFFY DUF

Contents: Moon watching / Shin Joong Hyun -- Please don't bother me anymore / Golden Grapes -- The man who must leave / Kim Sun -- The Sun / Kim Jung Mi -- I don't like / Lee Jung Hwa -- Please wait / Jang Hyun -- Spring rain / Park In Soo -- Tomorrow / Lee Jung Hwa -- "J" blues 72 / Shin Joong Hyun -- Pushing through the fog / Jang Hyun -- I've got nothing to say / Shin Joong Hyun -- Why that person? /...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Light in the Attic Records 2011

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/ASIAN HYU

Summary: The aim of these lectures is to make viewers feel welcome and comfortable in the company of paintings. By focusing on 65 masterpieces of Western painting, Professor William Kloss offers a vivid, visceral encounter with genius, shining light on the unique technical, stylistic, and expressive achievements of each painting. From the 14th century to the 20th, the images are examined for their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Company 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 709 WOR

Summary: Professor Gates' journey continues as a weekly series that will look at an ever-widening spectrum of our nation's fascinating ethnic mixture.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Publisher not identified] 2016

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV FIN

Bruce, Victoria

Summary: The story of one citizen's fight to preserve a US stake in the future of clean energy and the elements essential to high tech industries and national defense.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 355 BRU

St. John, Lauren

Summary: Traces the author's coming-of-age in civil-war-torn Rhodesia, where her family settled after purchasing the farm of a brutally murdered family, detailing a youth marked by terrorism, dangerous wild animals, and the author's embittered realization that everyone she knew was on the wrong side of the conflict.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2007

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 ST. JOHN, LAUREN ST

Denworth, Lydia

Summary: "An investigation into the science of hearing, child language acquisition, neuroplasticity, brain development, and Deaf culture spurred by Lydia Denworth's discovery that her son couldn't hear her lullabies and the family's life-altering decision to givehim a cochlear implant. Lydia Denworth's third son, Alex, was almost two when he was diagnosed with profound and progressive hearing loss. As...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 617.89 DEN

Hudson, Kate

Summary: "Actress and fitness icon Kate Hudson shares her insights to help every woman become healthy, strong, and beautiful from the inside out in this stunning, full color illustrated lifestyle guide.Kate Hudson is an award-winning actress and founder of the popular active wear line, Fabletics. Long admired for her natural beauty and dedication to wellness and living well, Kate offers readers...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dey St., an imprint of William Morrow Publishers 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613 HUD

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613 HUD

St. John, Lauren

Summary: In 1978, in the final, bloodiest phase of the Rhodesian civil war, 11-year-old Lauren St John moves with her family to Rainbow's End, a wild, beautiful farm and game reserve set on the banks of a slowflowing river. The house has been the scene of a horrific attack by guerrillas, and when Lauren's family settles there, a chain of events is set in motion that will change her life irrevocably....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 968.91 ST

Ramsey, Drew.

Summary: "Author Drew Ramsay and Chef Jennifer Iserloh thought it would be fun to create a cookbook that merged two of the most popular trends sweeping America: bondage and kale. So they teamed up to quickly self-published an ebook: 50 Shades of Kale. And it turned out to be more than just fun-27,000 downloads later, they realized they were onto something. Now for the first time in hardcover, the book...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.65 RAM

Kirn, Walter

Summary: The true story of a young novelist who meets and befriends an eccentric, privileged New Yorker when he delivers a crippled hunting dog to him from an animal shelter, and later discovers that his friend was a serial impostor and brutal double-murderer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: 364.1523 Kirn

Glasser, Ronald J.

Summary: The author traces the changing nature of warfare from the jungles of Vietnam to the streets and mountains of Iraq and Afghanistan and defines the escalating physical and psychological damage of wounds to troops in the U.S. Army and Marine Corps.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: History Pub. Co. 2011

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 355.345 GLA

Fisher-Alaniz, Karen.

Summary: On his 81st birthday, without explanation, Karen Alaniz's father placed two weathered notebooks on her lap. Inside were more than 400 pages of letters he'd written to his parents during WWII. She began reading them, and the more she read, the more she discovered about the man she never knew and the secret role he played in WWII. With painful memories now at the forefront of his thoughts, her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54867 FIS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 940.54867 FISHER, MURRAY WILLIAM ALA

Warner, Jackie

Summary: "Jackie Warner, NYT bestselling author and personal trainer to the stars, shows readers how to detox their bodies and their lifestyles so they can reclaim their energy and vibrancy in just 3 weeks"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin 2015

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Masley, Steven

Summary: "The innovative guide that reveals how eating more fat--the smart kind--is the key to health, longevity, and permanent weight loss,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613 MAS

Wolfe, Jenna

Summary: "A month from now, you'll wish you had started today. Yes, a month is all it takes to see long-term results. And seriously--even YOU can lose that weight! Food and exercise fads come and go, mainly because they just aren't sustainable. After a few days, you're hungry, bored, or hungry AND bored. That's why diet and fitness expret Jenna Wolfe created her famous 30-Day Fitness Challenge for the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Life & Style 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 613 WOL

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 613 WOL

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613.25 WOL

Rouse, James

Summary: "Forget the fad diets--this program integrates mindfulness, eating with intention, and interval-based movement to help you live an inspired, healthier, and longer life. In Think Eat Move Thrive, Dr. James Rouse and Dr. Debra Rouse offer a simple piece of advice that goes a long way: stop looking at your habits and body as obstacles and start looking within. By replacing quick fixes with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613 ROU

Weller, Sheila.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 1997

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 364.1532 WEL

Freedman, Karyn L. (Karyn Lynne)

Summary: In this powerful memoir, philosopher Karyn L. Freedman travels back to a Paris night in 1990 when she was twenty-two and, in one violent hour, her life was changed forever by a brutal rape. One Hour in Paris takes the reader on a harrowing yet inspirational journey through suffering and recovery both personal and global. We follow Freedman from an apartment in Paris to a French courtroom, then...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Univ of Chicago Pr 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 FREEDMAN, KARYN L FRE

Summary: Profiles baseball legends from the early years, fabulous fifties, and the modern era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: MM & V 2000

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV GRE

Fainaru-Wada, Mark.

Summary: The complete inside story of the shocking steroids scandal that made headlines across the country - told by the award-winning reporters who broke the story and featuring major new revelations about high-profile athletes. For years, in the shadowy reaches of the world of sport, there were rumors that some of our nation's greatest athletes were using steroids, human growth hormone, and other...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gotham Books 2007

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 796.357 FAI

Stept, Sam H.

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co. Inc. 1949

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Summary: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. finds out who we are and where we come from.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2014

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E- TV FIN

Summary: After serving as a combat infantryman with the 4th Division in Vietnam, forty-seven years later, Keenan returns to Vietnam on a mission. First to meet, speak and make peace with his former enemy, members of the North Vietnamese Army. Second, to return to the scene of a horrific battle, Hill 1338, near Dakto in the Central Highlands and climb it once again. Keenan will share his personal...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: TADL 2015

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1 available in E-TV DVDs, Call number: DVD E-TV RET