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Jacobus, Ann.

Summary: "A troubled American teen, living in Paris, is torn between two boys, one of whom encourages her to embrace life, while the other--dark, dangerous, and attractive--urges her to embrace her fatal flaws"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Griffin 2015

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

Jacobs, Anna.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAC

Jacobs, Anna

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: SEVEU 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC JAC

Poem Anon C Jacobs-Bone

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: TCarrie Jacobs-Bond& Son 1910

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann)

Summary: "This enlarged edition of the most significant and celebrated slave narrative now completes the Jacobs family saga, surely one of the most memorable in American history. John S. Jacobs's short slave narrative, "A True Tale of Slavery," published in London in 1861, adds a brother's perspective to Harriet Jacobs's own autobiography. It is an exciting addition to this now classic work, as John S....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harvard University Press 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 JACOBS, HARRIET JAC

Jacobs, Ann Blumenthal.

Summary: You'll find great advice on: Transforming dating from a drag to a delight, revealing your history and hopes for the future, blending friends, family and kids, creating a home together, dollars and common sense for grown-ups , and your wedding, your way...and much more!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harlequin 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 646.77 JAC

Jacobs, Alan

Summary: A journey into the imaginitive life of C.S. Lewis exploring the themes and life events that allowed an Oxford don, a scholar of medieval literature who loved to debate philosophy at his local pub, to the author of some of the greatest children's books of all time.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperAudio 2005

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 LEWIS, C.S. JAC

Jacobs, Alan

Contents: Introduction -- 1. Worlds of reading -- Sentences -- A commonplace book -- Robert Alter's fidelity -- A religion for atheists -- Bran flakes and harmless drudges -- On the recent publication of Kahlil Gibran's Collected Works -- The poet's prose -- The brightest heaven of invention -- Opportunity costs -- The youngest brother's tale -- 2. Signs and wonders -- Reading the signs -- The secret...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.B. Eerdmans Pub. 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 809.9338 JAC

Jacobs, Alan

Summary: Traces the life of the twentieth-century Christian literary master, drawing on themes from the Narnia series to offer insight into Lewis's experiences, from his work as a medieval scholar to his role as a beloved children's book author.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperSanFrancisco 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.912 LEWIS, C. S. JAC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Lew

Jacobs, Alan

Summary: "In this book, Alan Jacobs argues that, contrary to the doomsayers, reading is alive and well in America. There are millions of devoted readers supporting hundreds of enormous bookstores and online booksellers. Oprah's Book Club is hugely influential, and a recent NEA survey reveals an actual uptick in the reading of literary fiction. Jacobs's interactions with his students and the readers of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 028.8 JAC

Jacobs, Alan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.B. Eerdmans Pub. 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 177.3 JAC

Jacobs, Harriet A. (Harriet Ann)

Summary: Tormented by her master, a young mother plots a daring escape, in this courageous and captivating slave narrative When her mother dies, six-year-old slave girl Linda Brent is sent to the big house, where she grows up serving a gentle mistress who teaches her to read and write. But the mistress's death brings about a sudden and terrible change in Linda's fortunes. Her lecherous new master...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Open Road Media 2016

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Jacobs, Alan

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: As a celebrated cultural critic and a writer for national publications like The Atlantic and Harper's, Alan Jacobs has spent his adult life belonging to communities that often clash in America's culture wars. And in his years of confronting the big issues that divide us--political, social, religious--Jacobs has learned that many of our fiercest disputes occur not because we're doomed to be...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Convergent Books 2017

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Jacobs, Alan

Summary: A wonderful and inspiring collection of eloquent prose, beautiful poetry and ancestral wisdom from Chiefs, Medicine Men and ordinary members of many Native American tribes.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Watkins 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 299 NAT

Summary: A woman who fell on hard times manages to find work with a traveling carnival troupe. She eventually works her way up the ladder from a dishwasher to the star of the high dive attraction.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Passion Productions 2000

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Carnival 2000

Summary: Join Cory and the gang as they adapt to college and, even more so, life as adults. Cory and Topanga finally tie the knot and learn that living on their own isn't as easy as they thought, Shawn and Angela get back together as a couple, Eric and Jack take on jobs in the real world, and the Matthews welcome a new addition to the family. Just when they think they've got it all figured out,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Bo 7

Summary: Join Cory and the gang as they encounter the ups and downs of senior year at John Adams High School. Shawn unexpectedly finds a new love, and in the final episode, Topanga rocks Cory's world with a proposal at graduation.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: ABC Studios 2011

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Bo 5

Contents: v. 1. 1831-1850.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: New England Historic Genealogical Society 1989

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: GEN 929.3744

Summary: Maria, a poor Columbian teenager, is desperate to leave a soul-crushing job. She accepts an offer to transport packets of heroin - which she swallows - to the United States. The ruthless world of drug trafficking proves to be more than she bargained for.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Video 2004

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

Atwood, Margaret

3 holds on 3 copies

Summary: This sequel to The Handmaid's Tale picks up the story fifteen years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Audio 2019

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Revius, Jacobus

Summary: Retells briefly and in rhyme how a pair of every manner of creature climbed on board Noah's ark and thereby survived the Flood.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1977

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: E SPI

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 222.11 SPI

Summary: A thriller centered on the threat posed by a deadly disease and an international team of doctors contracted by the CDC to deal with the outbreak.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD MOVIE CON

Jacobs, James Ripley

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hawthorn Books 1969

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Summary: A girl falls for the perfect guy, who happens to have a very fatal flaw: he's a hitman on the run from the crime cartels who employ him.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Mr