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Weiss, David R.

Summary: A young girl's request for a story begins a whimsically profound tale woven between father and daughter. This imaginative retelling of creation sparkles with joy, its words and images offering gentle wisdom and genuine insight. A joyous invitation to all children to see in their own creativity and unique identity the very image of God.

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.54 SIS

Harvey, Andrew

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Publisher / Publication Date: J.P. Tarcher/Putnam 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 291.2114 HAR

Duerk, Judith.

Contents: v. 1. Woman's journey to herself -- v. 2. I sit listening to the wind : woman's encounter within herself.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Innisfree Press 1999

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Wolf, Naomi.

Summary: "When an unexpected medical crisis sends [the author] on a deeply personal journey to tease out the intersections between sexuality and creativity, she discovers, much to her own astonishment, an increasing body of scientific evidence that suggests that the vagina is not merely flesh, but an intrinsic component of the female brain--and thus has a fundamental connection to female consciousness...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 WOL

Orenstein, Peggy.

Summary: The author explores her own conflicting feelings as a mother as she protects her offspring and probes the roots and tendrils of the girlie-girl movement and concludes that parents who think through their values early on and set reasonable limits, encourage dialogue and skepticism, and are canny about the consumer culture can combat the 24/7 "media machine" aimed at girls and hold off the focus...

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Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.23082 ORE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.23082 ORE

Wolf, Naomi.

Summary: This valuable study, full of infuriating statistics and examples, documents societal pressure on women to conform to a standard form of beauty. Freelance journalist Wolf cites predominant images that negatively influence women--the wrinkle-free, unnaturally skinny fashion model in advertisements and the curvaceous female in pornography--and questions why women risk their health and endure pain...

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Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 WOL

Anderson, Sherry Ruth.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Books 1992

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 291.082 Ander

Griscom, Chris

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Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1991

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 155.333 GRI