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Davis, Deborah

Summary: Shares the story behind the creation of Sargent's famous painting, which propelled the artist to fame but condemned his young subject to a lifetime of ridicule and self-loathing due to the work's perceived sexuality.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher/Penguin Group 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 759.13 DAV

Aracil, Virginie

Summary: Say and learn your ABCs with Mr. Bear!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twirl/Bayard Éditions, an imprint of Bayard Group (Tourbillon, Bayard Editions, Editions Milan) 2018

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Aladjidi, Virginie

Summary: Presents information about a variety of animals that live on each of the seven continents, describing their physical characteristics and habitats.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sourcebooks Jabberwocky 2016

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Hanna, Virginie.

Summary: Rosey Posey has a hard time making friends when she starts school. A friendly sheep helps her organize a party to help her classmates understand her better.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Auzou 2011

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HAN

Gautreaux, Tim

Summary: "A widely celebrated novelist gives us a generous collection of exhilarating short stories, proving that he is a master of this genre as well. Once again, "he reminds us," wrote The Miami Herald, "that great writing is a timeless art." After the stunning historical novels The Clearing and The Missing, Tim Gautreaux now ranges freely through contemporary life with twelve new stories and eight...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAU

Gautreaux, Tim.

Summary: Randolph Aldridge travels to a snake-infested Cypress mill in Louisiana to find his brother Byron, a troubled veteran of World War I. Once there, Randolph finds that By is a shell of his former self--and that the murderous cartel controlling the mill's casino won't give them any peace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: A.A. Knopf 2003

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAU

Gautreaux, Tim.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador USA 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAU

Gautreaux, Tim.

Summary: After the devastation in France just as World War I, Sam Simoneaux went back to New Orleans eager for a normal life. But when a little girl disappears from a department store on his shift, he loses his job and soon joins her parents working on a steamboat plying the Mississippi. Sam comes to suspect that on the downriver journey someone had seen this magical child and arranged to steal her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gautreaux 2009

Gautreaux, Tim.

Summary: A collection of stories by a Louisiana writer. In Dancing with the One-Armed Gal, a factory worker dismissed from his job gives a lift to an academic dismissed from hers, Good for the Soul is on an alcoholic priest, while in the title story a man babysits the illegitimate children of his daughters.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picador USA 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GAU

Garreau, Joel.

Summary: Journalist Garreau shows us that we are at an inflection point in history: we are engineering the next stage of human evolution. Through advances in genetics, robotics, information and nanotechnologies, we are altering our minds, our memories, our metabolisms, our personalities, our progeny--and perhaps our very souls. Taking us behind the scenes, Garreau reveals that superpowers--from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2005

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 306.46 Garreau

Tovar, Virgie

Summary: Growing up as a fat girl, Virgie Tovar believed that her body was something to be fixed. But after two decades of dieting and constant guilt, she was over it--and gave herself the freedom to trust her own body again. Ever since, she's been helping others to do the same. Tovar is hungry for a world where bodies are valued equally, food is free from moral judgment, and you can jiggle through life...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feminist Press at the City University of New York 2018

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

Virgin, JJ.

Summary: "Most people know sugar is bad for them, but few people know the sugar impact of seven common foods-grains, roots, fruit, low-fat and no-fat diet and dairy foods, sugary sauces and condiments, alcohol and sugary drinks, and natural and artificial sweeteners-can be the real cause of inflammation, bloating, metabolic disorders, fatigue, and weight gain. JJ VIRGIN'S SUGAR IMPACT DIET will...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Life & Style 2014

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

Tovar, Virgie

Summary: Offers advice on on how to cultivate body positivity, covering such topics as unhealthy media beauty standards and the unique tools that girls of color have to counter a negative self-image.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Instant Help Books, an imprint of New Harbinger Publications, Inc. 2020

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1 available in New YA Materials, Call number: YA 158.1 TOV

Lavagno, Enrico

Summary: Explores the oceans of the world, highlighting the creatures that live in, and around, the water, famous explorers, and navigation secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Black Dog & Leventhal Publishers 2019

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Virgin, JJ

Summary: "Celebrity nutrition and fitness expert and four-time New York Times bestselling author, JJ Virgin reveals how one life-altering event taught her to tap into an indomitable mindset, trust her instincts and defy the odds, ultimately saving her son's life...and her own. She'll share the lessons she learned that can help you create your own resilient mindset"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North Star Way 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 158 VIR

Patrick-Goudreau, Colleen.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fair Winds Press 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 Patrick-Goudreau 2009

(HUTCHESON, VIERGINIA B., ED.)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 1986

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 977.427 MIC

Patrick-Goudreau, Colleen.

Summary: Explaining how to create delectable baked goods without using any animal products, an introduction to vegan baking furnishes dozens of recipes for all kinds of baked goods, including cakes, pies, cookies, breads, biscuits, and muffins.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fair Winds Press 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 641.5637 PAT

Jones, Virgie V.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morris-Burt Press 1975

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 979.463 JON

Virgin, J J.

Summary: In this groundbreaking program, nutrition and fitness expert JJ Virgin reveals the real secret behind weight gain--"food intolerance"-- and advocates eating plenty of anti-inflammatory, healing foods to reclaim your health and reset your metabolism, while avoiding the 7 foods that are most likely to cause food intolerance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.25 VIR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 613.25 VIR

Lowry, Mark.

Summary: The lyrics to the Christmas song "Mary, did you know?" are brought to life through illustrations plus interpretive Bible verses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Waterbrook Press 1998

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 230 LOW

Summary: Following the premiere of her latest picture Viviane finds herself with a dead man in her apartment. Frédéric is a writer who's been falsely accused of murder, thanks to Viviane. Viviane has fled Paris for Bordeaux with a cabinet minister, and once Frédéric escapes from prison, he is not far behind. Once they reach the city, which is in chaos, they become entangled in a plot involving a rickety...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia TriStar Home Entertainment 2004

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

Summary: Season two begins with a burnt corpse found in the trunk of a car, a seemingly isolated case of urban violence. Prosecutor Pierre Clement, Police Captain Laure Berthaud and examining magistrate Judge Roban investigate the murder and soon find themselves up against the criminal machine that lies behind it. It's a furiously-paced season with characters that become increasingly dark, disillusioned...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2008

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

Summary: A wealthy industrialist is found murdered in his home while his family gathers for the holiday season. The house is isolated and the phone lines have been found to be cut. Eight women are his potential murderers. Each is a suspect and each has a motive. Only one is guilty.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2003

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

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