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Greengrass, Jessie

Summary: "The remarkable first novel from the award-winning British writer, Jessie Greengrass 'It seemed, at times, an act of profound selfishness, to have a child so that I might become a parent; but selfish, too, to have a child and stay the same, or not to have one - unless the only honest choice would have been to try to become this kinder version of myself without the need to bring another into...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hogarth 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRE

Greengrass, Mark

Summary: "This latest addition to the landmark Penguin History of Europe series is a fascinating study of 16th and 17th century Europe and the fundamental changes which led to the collapse of Christendom and established the geographical and political frameworks of Western Europe as we know it. From peasants to princes, no one was untouched by the spiritual and intellectual upheaval of this era. Martin...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 940.2 GRE

Norman, Jessye.

Contents: Il corsaro. Egli non riede ancora! ; Non so le tetre immagini / Verdi -- Les chemins de l'amour / Poulenc -- Le nozzi di Figaro. E Susanna non vien! ; Dove sei i bei momenti / Mozart -- Carmen. Non! tu ne m'aimes pas! / Bizet -- Ariadne auf Naxos. Es gibt ein Reich / Richard Strauss -- Dido and Aeneas. Thy hand, Belinda ; When I am laid in earth / Purcell -- Auf dem See, D. 543 / Schubert --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Philips 1992

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD CL NOR

Norman, Jessye.

Contents: Sanctus : from Messe solennelle de ste. Cécile / Charles Gounod (5:54) -- Ave Maria : op. 52, 6 / Franz Schubert (6:04) -- Panis angelicus / César Franck (4:07) -- O divine Redeemer = (Repentir) / Charles Gounod (6:15) -- The Holy City / Stephen Adams (6:18) -- Amazing grace / anon. (3:18) -- Greensleeves : What Child is this? / anon. (3:49) -- Let us break bread together / anon. (3:24) -- I...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Philips 1983

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD PM Norman 1981

Norman, Jessye.

Summary: Jessye Norman is not only one of the world's most admired and beloved opera stars--she is an American icon whose life story is as inspiring as the fictional plot triumphs she sang onstage. Born and raised in Augusta, Georgia, a descendant of many generations of hardworking slave and free ancestors, she grew up amid the challenges of Jim Crow racism, with the civil rights movement just beginning...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 NORMAN, JESSYE NOR

Smith, Bessie

Contents: Downhearted blues / Lovie Austin, Alberta Hunter (3:24) -- 'Taint nobody's bizness if I do / Porter Grainger, Robert Prince, Clarence Williams (3:28) -- My sweetie went away / Lou Handman, Roy Turk (3:12) -- Weeping willow blues / Paul Carter (3:10) -- St. Louis blues / W.C. Handy (3:11) -- Reckless blues / Jack Gee, Fred Longshaw (3:01) -- You've been a good ole wagon / Stuart Balcom, Bessie...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES SMI

Kirby, Jessi

Summary: Waking up after a week-long coma to discover that she has lost the last four years of her memory, Olivia bonds with the jaded young man who saved her life and resists the advances of friends she believes are keeping secrets from her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

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

Sakhai, Essie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Moyer Bell 1995

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 746.7 Sakhai

Jones, Bessie

Contents: So glad I'm here -- Johanna -- Yonder come day -- Kindlin' wood -- Shoo turkey -- Turn my body round -- Riley -- Titanic -- Amazing grace -- You better mind -- Oh death -- Daniel in the lion's den -- May be the last time, I don't know -- Way go, Lily -- Walk Daniel -- Draw me a bucket of water --Steal up, my young lady -- Juba -- Nana thread needle -- Shoo lie loo -- Old Bill Rolling Pin --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rounder Records 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RELIGIOUS JON

Smith, Bessie

Contents: Downhearted blues.--Gulf Coast blues.--Aggravatin' Papa.--Beale Street Mama.--Baby won't you please come home.--Oh Daddy blues.--Tain't nobody's bizness if I do.--Keeps on a'rainin'--Mama's got the blues.--Outside of that.--Bleeding hearted blues.--Lady Luck blues.--Yodling blues.--Midnight blues.--If you don't , I know who will.--Nobody in town can bake a sweet jelly roll like...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia Legacy 1989

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD BLUES SMI

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about seismology in Super Simple Earthquake Projects. Kids will learn about what causes earthquakes and how they affect Earth. Discover how scientists study and help people prepare for them. Then, build an earthquake-proof structure, create a tsunami in a bottle, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about mineralogy in Super Simple Mineral Projects. Kids will learn about different types of minerals and their structures. Discover how scientists study minerals and why. Then, experiment with minerals, grow your own minerals, and more. Each project has color photos and easy‑to‑follow instructions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

Burton, Jessie.

Summary: On a brisk autumn day in 1686, eighteen-year-old Nella Oortman arrives in Amsterdam to begin a new life as the wife of illustrious merchant trader Johannes Brandt. But her new home, while splendorous, is not welcoming. Johannes is kind yet distant, always locked in his study or at his warehouse office–leaving Nella alone with his sister, the sharp-tongued and forbidding Marin.But Nella's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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Haas, Jessie.

Summary: Nora helps her grandfather mow the field by watching for little animals in the tall grass and warning him to circle the horses and mowing machine around them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 1994

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Haas,

Haas, Jessie.

Summary: Upset that her New Mexico school can only afford music and art teachers in alternate years, fourth-grader Saige works with her grandmother, Mimi, to plan a fundraiser but when Mimi has an accident, Saige relies on new friend Gabi to help.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Pub. 2013

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AG S1

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HAA

Hartland, Jessie.

Summary: "Dinosaurs roamed the earth for millions and millions of years. Museum visitors are awed by the massive skeletons/fossils/creatures on display. But how did the fossils of a colossal diplodocus make the 145-million-year journey from the prehistoric plains of Utah to the Smithsonian Museum of today? Acclaimed author and illustrator, Jessie Hartland (How the Sphinx Got to the Museum), beautifully...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Blue Apple Books 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 567.913 HAR

Jessie J

Contents: Ain't been done -- Burnin' up (feat. 2 Chainz) -- Sweet talker -- Bang bang (Jessie J + Ariana Grande + Nicki Minaj) -- Fire -- Personal -- Masterpiece -- Seal me with a kiss (feat. De La Soul) -- Said too much -- Loud (feat. Lindsey Stirling) -- Keep us together -- Get away.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK JES

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Makerspaces are places designed to inspire creativity and collaboration. In Construct It! Architecture You Can Build, Break, and Build Again, kids will build a working wrecking ball, pulley elevator, bridge, and more! Colorful step-by-step photos bring each project to life. Techniques and tips help troubleshoot and use the materials within the makerspace.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 620.1 ALK

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 620.1 ALK

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 620.1 Set Alkire 2018

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: This title takes readers to narwhal habitats to understand why narwhals are at risk, what humans are doing to make matters worse, and the ways humans can help to save narwhals and ultimately, Earth.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkerboard Library, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.543 ALK

Alkire, Jessie

Summary: Read all about meteorology in Super Simple Weather Projects. Kids will learn about the difference between weather and climate. Discover how scientists study the weather and try to predict what it will be like in the future. Then, build a barometer, create a tornado, and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Non Fic Series, Call number: J 507.8 ALK

Haas, Jessie.

Summary: Twins Kiera and Fran have never agreed on anything but when their dream comes true and their father surprises them with a pony, they must learn to work together to care for their new pet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Greenwillow Books 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE HAA

Haas, Jessie.

Summary: Painting in her grandmother's studio and riding her favorite horse, Georgia, helps fourth-grader Saige cope with missing Mimi and sparks an idea for funding the school art program, but more creativity will be needed to keep Georgia from being sold.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: American Girl Pub. 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HAA

Misskelley, Jessie

Summary: Further examines the arrest of three teenagers convicted of killing three young boys in Arkansas who were released after nearly twenty years in prison when new DNA evidence supported their innocence.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Docurama 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC PAR

Nelson, Jessie.

Summary: Zach always wanted a dog but Larry, the full-grown mongrel his parents choose, is not it, however, he soon discovers that there is something very special--even magical--about Larry's tail.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: JE CD Fiction Nelson 2011