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Leannah, Michael

Summary: Looks at the goodness of most people, pointing out how many more people there are in the world who would like to help others than would like to hurt them, and even most of those who do bad things can change.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Dahl, Michael.

Summary: Little Dino learns to use his strong hands and arms for helping instead of hitting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DAH BASKET

Szpirglas, Jeff.

Summary: Relates tips and facts about human behavior, including the five senses, emotional reactions, verbal and nonverbal communication, and the intricacies of human interaction.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Owlkids Books 2011

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599.9 SZP

Dahl, Michael.

Summary: Little Dino learns not to push his playmates.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula (Closed until September 7th)

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DAH BASKET

Dahl, Michael.

Summary: Little Dino learns that he should not bite--except for food, of course.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2013

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MacDonald, Betty Bard.

Summary: From her upside-down house, the eccentric Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle issues to parents her marvelous cures for such common children's diseases as Won't-Put-Away-Toys-itis, Answerbackism, and Fighter-Quarrelitis.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House/Listening Library 2005

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J FICTION MacDonald

McAnulty, Stacy.

Summary: Spirited girls offer a quirky take on traditional advice of how beautiful girls should behave, showing how their own individuality and talent make them beautiful.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Running Pr Book Pub. 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MCA

Gassman, Julie.

Summary: Melvin likes to throw a tantrum when he does not get what he wants, but he learns that the classroom rule, "you get what you get and you don't throw a fit" applies at home as well.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E GAS

Dahl, Roald.

Summary: The gates of Mr. Willy Wonka's fabulous chocolate factory are opening at last and only five lucky children are allowed to enter.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperChildren's Audio 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD DAH

Bargh, John A.

Summary: "The world's leading expert on the unconscious mind reveals the hidden mental processes that secretly govern every aspect of our behavior. For more than three decades, Dr. John Bargh has been conducting revolutionary research into the unconscious mind--not Freud's dark, malevolent unconscious but the new unconscious, a helpful and powerful part of the mind that we can access and understand...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 154 BAR

Korman, Justine.

Summary: Humper the grumpy bunny thinks school is a bore until he gets a chance to teach the kinderbunny class by himself.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: WhistleStop 1996

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC KOR

Brandt, Anthony K.

Summary: This powerful, wide-ranging exploration of human creativity explores how individuals, organizations, and educational institutions can benefit from fostering it.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Catapult 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153 BRA

Provine, Robert R.

Summary: "Robert Provine boldly goes where other scientists seldom tread--in search of hiccups, coughs, yawns, sneezes, and other lowly, undignified human behaviors. Upon investigation, these instinctive acts bear the imprint of our evolutionary origins and can be uniquely valuable tools for understanding how the human brain works and what makes us different from other species." -- Back jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Belknap Press of Harvard University Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 152.3 PRO

Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.)

Contents: Whole animal : childhood talismans and excessive fear of anthropomorphism -- Fate of gurus : when silverbacks become stumbling blocks -- Bonobos and fig leaves : primate hippies in a Puritan landscape -- Animal art : would you hang a Congo on the wall? -- Predicting Mount Fuji, and a visit to Koshima, where the monkeys salt their potatoes -- Last rubicon : can other animals have culture? --...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 156 WAA

Rudder, Christian.

Summary: An irreverent, provocative, and visually fascinating look at what our online lives reveal about who we really are--and how this deluge of data will transform the science of human behavior. Big Data is used to spy on us, hire and fire us, and sell us things we don't need. In Dataclysm, Christian Rudder puts this flood of information to an entirely different use: understanding human nature....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crown Publishers 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 310 RUD

Bombeck, Erma.

Summary: Collection of humorous essays on the similarities between humans and animals, discovering that the odd habits of the animal kingdom are strikingly similar to our own.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollinsPublishers 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 814.54 BOM

Schrefer, Eliot

Summary: Snub is a young female gorilla, somewhat jealous because her mother is occupied with a new baby, curious of the world around her, a world that is being reshaped by shaking ground and mountains that bleed fire, and most terrifyingly by a new form of predator that walks on two legs; when her mother is killed Snub finds herself in charge of her baby brother--and accompanied by one of the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.)

Summary: One of the world's foremost primatologists explores what our two closest relatives in the animal kingdom--the violent, power-hungry chimpanzee and the cooperative, empathetic bonobo--can tell us about the duality of our own human nature. We have long attributed man's violent, aggressive, competitive nature to his animal ancestry. But what if we are just as given to cooperation, empathy and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 156 WAA

Stewart, Jon

Summary: Jon Stewart and the writers of The Daily Show embark on a mission to write a book that sums up the human race: What we looked like; what we accomplished; our achievements in society, government, religion, science and culture. Here is the definitive guide to our species--completely unburdened by objectivity, journalistic integrity, or even accuracy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central 2010

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: 817.54 EAR

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 817.54 EAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 817.54 Stewart 2010

Waal, F. B. M. de (Frans B. M.)

Summary: A renowned primatologist argues that ethical behavior witnessed in animals is the evolutionary and biological origin of human fairness and explains that morality has more to do with natural instincts than with religion.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.052 WAA

King, Barbara J.

Summary: Twelve of twenty-four lectures detailing the evolution of humanity.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.93 KIN

Watase, Yuu

Summary: Riko needs money after giving all she had to help pay for Night, so she finds a job at the same place Soshi works. She doesn't tell Night about her new job, but he finds out about it. Night worries about how Riko is beginning to feel about Soshi.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 ABS

Watase, Yuu

Summary: Shy Riiko has been rejected too many times by cute guys, so when she's offered a free trial of a mysterious Nightly Lover, she takes it. A package appears at her door with a naked guy who wants to be her boyfriend.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viz Media 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.5 ABS

King, Barbara J.

Summary: Twelve of twenty-four lectures detailing the evolution of humanity.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Teaching Co. 2002

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 599.93 KIN