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Anand, Anita

Summary: Follows the princess who, at the age of thirty-one, secretly went to India and returned as a revolutionary to fight for Indian Independence, the welfare of Indian soldiers in World War I, and, above all, women's suffrage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 DULEEP SINGH, SOPHIA ANA

Schatz, Kate

Summary: "From the authors of the New York Times bestselling book Rad American Women A-Z, comes a bold new collection of 40 biographical profiles, each accompanied by a striking illustrated portrait, showcasing extraordinary women from around the world. In Rad Women Worldwide, writer Kate Schatz and artist Miriam Klein Stahl tell fresh, engaging, and inspiring tales of perseverance and radical success...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ten Speed Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 920 SCH

Clinton, Hillary Rodham

1 hold on 5 copies

Summary: Hillary Rodham Clinton and her daughter, Chelsea, share the stories of the gutsy women who have inspired them--women with the courage to stand up to the status quo, ask hard questions, and get the job done. Ensuring the rights and opportunities of women and girls remains a big piece of the unfinished business of the twenty-first century. While there's a lot of work to do, we know that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920.72 CLI

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920.72 CLI

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920.72 Clinton 2019

Heawood, Sophie

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: What happens when you have an unplanned baby on your own in your mid-thirties before you've worked out how to look after yourself, let alone a child? This is the story of one woman's adventures in single motherhood. About what it's like raising a baby on your own when you're more at home on the dance floor than in the kitchen. It's about how to invent the concept of the two-person family when...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HEAWOOD, SOPHIE HEA

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Heawood 2020

Chainani, Soman

Summary: The fairy tale of Sophie and Agatha comes to a dramatic conclusion in this sixth and final book of Soman Chainani's New York Times bestselling fantasy series. Who will sit on Camelot's throne and rule the Endless Woods? Who will be the One True King?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC CHA

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC CHA

Borgert-Spaniol, Megan

Summary: Retelling of traditional song with additional verses for other family members.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2015

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE BOR

Recca, Sophia

Summary: The fourteen-year-old author tells the story of her parents' divorce and how she demanded that both parents remain in her life, no matter what.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zuiker Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 306.89 REC

Suzuki, Nakaba

Summary: "King arrives just in time to see Diane broken and near death. Furious at himself for failing to protect Diane, King is desperate to find the person who hurt Diane so badly. Sir Helbram is singled out and we find that he and King have a very complicated past. Secrets long forgotten stir to the surface as King and Helbram clash!"--Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kodansha Comics, an imprint of Kodansha USA Publishing, LLC 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: Great DVD 759 World 2010

Moracho, Cristina.

Summary: "Althea and Oliver, who have been friends since age six and are now high school juniors, find their friendship changing because he has contracted Kleine-Levin Syndrome"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) 2014

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC MOR

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

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Maher, Kris

Summary: For two decades, the water in the taps and wells of Mingo County didn't look, smell, or taste right. Could it be the root of the health problems--from kidney stones to cancer--in this Appalachian community? Environmental lawyer Kevin Thompson certainly thought so. For seven years, he waged an epic legal battle against Massey Energy, West Virginia's most powerful coal company, helmed by CEO Don...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2021

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 344.046 MAH

Summary: As high school student Tanaka-kun regularly falls asleep in the midst of his day, he relies on his best friend Ohta to make sure he gets where he needs to go and to navigate the world of high school.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Anime, Call number: DVD BLU-RAY TAN

Singh, Simran Jeet

Summary: "The inspiring true story of Fauja Singh, who broke world records to become the first one hundred-year-old to run a marathon, shares valuable lessons on the source of his grit, determination to overcome obstacles, and commitment to positive representation of the Sikh community"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Kokila 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Summary: "Ying Zheng, the King of Qin, has one driving ambition: to unify China's seven kingdoms into one magnificent empire. Impressed by her lover's convictions, Lady Zhao helps Ying Zheng concoct an assassination plot that would justify the conquest of Qin's most powerful enemy"--Container.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Video 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN EMP

Spencer, Sophia

Summary: Presents a young girl from Canada with a passion for insects and becoming an entomologist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2020

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE SPE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SPE

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SPE

Mara (Musical group)

Contents: Call from the south (6:17) -- To my first love (2:11) -- A curse on you strange places ; Harvest (4:42) -- All summer (part one) (3:43) -- Hey harvesters (part two) (0:57) -- A shepherd plays (1:57) -- He plays (part three) (1:33) -- Travelling light (9:51) -- Autumn ; Grape picking (4:53) -- On the grapevines (part one) (3:07) -- Sorrow suppressed (part two) (0:56) -- Eyes like berries (1:48)...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Real World Records 1999

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD INTERNATIONAL/EUROPEAN MAR

Campbell, Olivia

Summary: "In the early 1800s, women were dying in large numbers from treatable diseases because they frequently avoided receiving medical care. Examinations performed by male doctors were often demeaning and even painful. In addition, women faced stigma from illness - a negative diagnosis could greatly limit their ability to find husbands, jobs, or be received in polite society. Motivated by personal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP 920 CAM

Bardoe, Cheryl

Summary: "A biography of Sophie Germain, who grew up during the French Revolution and followed her dream of studying mathematics, becoming the first woman to win a grand prize from the Royal Academy of Sciences and changing the world with her discoveries"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J921 GER

Summary: The Fellowship divides to conquer, as Frodo and Sam, with the help and hindrance of Gollum, continue on their way to Mount Doom. Gandalf and Pippin ride to Minas Tirith to help defend Gondor, while Merry remains with Eowyn and the other Rohan fighters. Aragorn, Legolas, and Gimli seek aid from those that live in the Cursed Mountains. All these battles have one ultimate goal in mind: to distract...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: New Line Home Entertainment 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Fantasy DVDs, Call number: DVD FANTASY LOR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Lord 2004

Chang, Jung

Summary: The most famous sisters in China, the three Soong sisters from Shanghai were at the center of power during a time of wars, revolutions and seismic transformations. Red Sister, Ching-ling married Sun Yat-sen; Little Sister, May-ling, became Madame Chiang Kai-shek; Big Sister, Ei-Ling, became Chiang's unofficial main adviser, and made herself one of China's richest women.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Wilson, Kip

Summary: Tells the story of Sophie Scholl, a young German college student who challenges the Nazi regime during World War II as part of the White Rose, a non-violent resistance group.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC WIL

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Peterson, Coyote

Summary: The author tracks down stinging animals and chronicles getting stung by each of them, including a scorpion, fire ants, and executioner wasps.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 617.1 PET

Christianson, Scott.

Contents: Introduction -- Sing Sing -- Death house -- Arrival -- The innocent -- Rules -- Guard -- Shrinks -- Ties -- Cases -- Clemency -- Escape attempts -- Stay -- The letter -- Thursday -- The chair -- Witness -- Resistance -- Remains -- Settling up -- Prisoners legally executed at Sing Sing Prison.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New York University Press 2000

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 365.6 CHR

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