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Eggers, Dave

2 holds on 6 copies

Summary: Free dog Johannes' job is to observe everything that happens in his urban park and report back to the park's three bison elders, but changes are afoot, including more humans, a new building, a boatload of goats, and a shocking revelation that changes his view of the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2023

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Youth Materials, Call number: J FIC EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: In this picture book with minimal text, a tiger with a chair on its back wanders across the different but beautiful landscapes of the Earth, from an Alpine lake to the tundra.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE EGG

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: In this delightfully original take on nonfiction, bestselling author Dave Eggers tackles one of the most famous architectural and natural monuments in the world: the Golden Gate Bridge. Cut-paper illustrations by Tucker Nichols ensures that this book feels like a special object, and the revised edition includes real-life letters from constituents making the case for keeping the bridge orange....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: JE CD Fiction Eggers 2018

Eggers, Dave

Summary: One man struggles to make sense of his country, seeking answers the only way he knows how.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf/McSweeney's Books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Eggers, Dave.

Summary: A compelling voice for Generation X, Eggers here recounts his early 20s, caring for his younger brother after their parents' unexpected deaths and his endeavors in a variety of media.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 973.92 EGG

Eggers, Dave.

Contents: Another -- What it means when a crowd in a faraway nation takes a soldier representing your own nation, shoots him, drags him from his vehicle and then mutilates him in the dust -- The only meaning of the oil-wet water -- On wanting to have three walls up before she gets home -- Climbing to the window, pretending to dance -- She waits, seething, blooming -- Quiet -- Your mother and I -- Naveed...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McSweeney's Books 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: Abner the duck and Ian the prairie dog are stuck sideways on the book's pages, and they will need the reader's help to set things right for storytime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE EGG

Eggers, Dave

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: An unlikely new hire at the Every, Delaney Wells is a former forest ranger and unwavering tech skeptic. She charms her way into an entry-level job with one goal in mind: to take down the company from within. With her compatriot, the not-at-all-ambitious Wes Makazian, they look for the Every's weaknesses, hoping to free humanity from all-encompassing surveillance and the emoji-driven...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage Books, a division of Penguin Random House LLC 2021

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: "In this long short story, or short novella, Dave Eggers gives us an unforgettable duo, Helen and Peter Mahoney, a homebody niece and her adventurous, almost-British uncle. Helen designs invitations to parties and galas to which she is not welcome, and is quite comfortable with that. One day, though, Peter wonders, "Why not print an extra invite and I'll be your plus one?" What starts out as an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McSweeney's 2023

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: In this delightfully original take on nonfiction, bestselling author Dave Eggers tackles one of the most famous architectural and natural monuments in the world: the Golden Gate Bridge. Cut-paper illustrations by Tucker Nichols ensures that this book feels like a special object, and the revised edition includes real-life letters from constituents making the case for keeping the bridge orange....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE THI

Eggers, Dave

Summary: Rhyming text explores citizenship, showing readers how seemingly unrelated actions, such as planting a tree or joining a cause can create a community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J323.6 EGG

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE EGG

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE EGG

Eggers, Dave.

Summary: A struggling American businessman travels to a rising Saudi Arabian city with the hopes of securing a contract that will earn him a commission large enough to stave off his economic woes and hold his family together.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Eggers, Dave

Summary: In this honest look at the literal foundation of our country, Dave Eggers and Shawn Harris investigate a seemingly small trait of America's most emblematic statue. What they find is about more than history, more than art. What they find in the Statue of Liberty's right foot is the message of acceptance that is essential to an entire country's creation.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books LLC 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973 EGG

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J America Eggers

Eggers, Dave

Summary: When Gran and his family move to Carousel, he has no idea that the town is built atop a secret. Little does he suspect, as he walks his sister to school or casually eats a banana, that mysterious forces lurk mere inches beneath his feet, tearing up the earth like mini-hurricanes and causing the town to slowly but surely sink. When Gran's friend, the difficult-to-impress Catalina Catalan,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Eggers, Dave

Summary: "From bestselling author Dave Eggers, the incredible true story of a young Yemeni American man, raised in San Francisco, who dreams of resurrecting the ancient art of Yemeni coffee but finds himself trapped in Sana'a by civil war. Mokhtar Alkhanshali is twenty-four and working as a doorman when he discovers the astonishing history of coffee and Yemen's central place in it. He leaves San...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 ALKHANSHALI, MOKHTAR EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: Convinced whale songs are boring, young humpback whale Soren decides to write his own, catchier tunes, and even when his music is met with less than encouraging feedback, he finds a way to keep composing.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cameron Kids 2023

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Eggers, Dave.

Summary: A compelling voice for Generation X, Eggers here recounts his early 20s, caring for his younger brother after their parents' unexpected deaths and his endeavors in a variety of media.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 973.92 EGG

Eggers, Dave.

Summary: One of the most mesmerizing memoirs of the literary season: a wrenching, hilarious, and stylistically groundbreaking story of a college senior who, in the space of five weeks, loses both of his parents to cancer and inherits his eight-year-old brother. "Well, this was when Bill was sighing a lot. He had decided that after our parents died he just didn't want any more fighting between what was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2000

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Eggers, Dave.

Summary: Dave Eggers is one of the most notable writers of his generation, recognized for such bestselling and critically acclaimed books as 'A hologram for the king'. Before he embarked on his writing career, Eggers was classically trained as a draftsman and painter. He then spent many years as a professional illustrator and graphic designer before turning to writing full-time. More recently, in order...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 702 EGGERS EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: Lucian enjoys searching the beach below his home for treasure, but after becoming attached to a mysterious cutlass he meets its owner, who offers something greater for its return.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2021

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Eggers, Dave

Summary: Josie and her husband have split up, she's been sued by a former patient and lost her dental practice, and she's grieving the death of a young man senselessly killed. When her ex asks to take the children to meet his new fiancée's family, Josie makes a run for it, figuring Alaska is about as far as she can get without a passport. Josie and her kids, Paul and Ana, rent a rattling old RV named...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A Knopf 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Eggers, Dave

Summary: "From the best-selling author of The Monk of Mokha, a suspenseful story of two men, Western contractors sent to work far from home, tasked with paving a road to the capital in a dangerous and largely lawless country that questions whether we can ever understand another nation's war, and what role we have in forging anyone's peace"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Eggers, Dave

Summary: A spare, powerful, timeless parable of two men, Western contractors sent to work far from home, tasked with paving a road to the capital in a dangerous and largely lawless country. "Four and Nine are partners, working for the same company, sent without passports to a nation recovering from ten years of civil war. Together, operating under pseudonyms and anonymous to potential kidnappers, they...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC EGG

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

Eggers, Dave.

Summary: During a fight at home, young Max flees and runs away into the woods. He finds a boat there, jumps in, and ends up on the open sea, destination unknown. He lands on the island of the Wild Things, and soon he becomes their king. But things get complicated when Max realizes that the Wild Things want as much from him as he wants from them. Based loosely on the storybook by Maurice Sendak and the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McSweeney's 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC EGG

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