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Jasmyn

Contents: Green nature -- Crystal ball -- Edge of time -- In the wild -- Blank paper -- Happy tarot -- Cruel moon -- Galaxy -- Killer instinct - Find the light -- Purple reflections.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2022

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1 available in NEW Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES JAS

Wright, Jasmyn

Summary: "Inspired by a mantra written for her third-graders, Jasmyn Wright's uplifting call to "push through" is an invitation to young readers to announce their own power and to recognize and reaffirm that of others, regardless of setbacks. By diminishing doubt,encouraging community, and reaffirming that we're all here to make a difference, her empowering words show children how to lift themselves up...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 155.4 WRI

J Jasmyn M K Jerome C Harrison

Format: notated music

Publisher / Publication Date: Red Star Music 1930

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1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Ward, Jesmyn

Summary: "For Tulane University's 2018 commencement, Jesmyn Ward delivered a stirring speech about the value of hard work and the importance of respect for oneself and others. Speaking about the challenges she and her family overcame, Ward inspired everyone in the audience with her meditation on tenacity in the face of hardship. Ward's moving words will inspire listeners as they prepare for the next...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WARD, JESMYN WAR

Ward, Jesmyn

Summary: "Jojo and his toddler sister, Kayla, live with their grandparents, Mam and Pop, and the occasional presence of their drug-addicted mother, Leonie, on a farm on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. Leonie is simultaneously tormented and comforted by visions of her dead brother, which only come to her when she's high; Mam is dying of cancer; and quiet, steady Pop tries to run the household and teach...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

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1 available in Book Club Kit, Call number: BOOK CLUB KIT FIC WAR

Ward, Jesmyn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2011

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Darznik, Jasmin

Summary: "A spellbinding debut novel about the trailblazing Iranian poet Forugh Farrokhzad, who defied society's expectations to find her voice and her destiny. "Remember the flight, for the bird is mortal." All through her childhood in Tehran, Forugh Farrokhzad is told that Persian daughters should be quiet and modest. She is taught only to obey, but she always finds ways to rebel, gossiping with her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAR

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAR

Darznik, Jasmin

Summary: "A dazzling novel of one of America's most celebrated photographers--exploring Dorothea Lange's wild years in San Francisco that awakened her career-defining grit, compassion, and daring. In 1918 Dorothea leaves the East Coast for California, where a disaster kick-starts a new life. Her friendship with Caroline Lee, a vivacious, straight-talking woman with a complicated past, gives her entrée...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2021

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC DAR

Kaur, Jasmin

Summary: Kiran flees her home in Punjab for a fresh start in Canada after a sexual assault leaves her pregnant with a daughter, Sahaara, but when Sahaara learns the truth about Kiran's past, she feels compelled to seek justice, even if it means challenging a powerful and dangerous man.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2021

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC KAU

Ward, Jesmyn.

Summary: Recounts the loss of five young men in the author's life to drugs, accidents, suicide, and the misfortune that can follow those who live in poverty, sharing her experiences of living through the dying as she searches through answers in her community.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St Martins Pr 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 WARD, JESMYN WAR

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B WARD WAR

Ward, Jesmyn.

Summary: Enduring a hardscrabble existence as the children of alcoholic and absent parents, four siblings from a coastal Mississippi town prepare their meager stores for the arrival of Hurricane Katrina while struggling with such challenges as a teen pregnancy and a dying litter of prize pups.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2012

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

Ward, Jesmyn.

Summary: "Twin brothers struggle with the responsibilities of adulthood and family in the post-Katrina Mississippi Gulf coast"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bolden Books/Agate 2008

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Ward, Jesmyn

Summary: Jojo and his toddler sister, Kayla, live with their grandparents, Mam and Pop, and the occasional presence of their drug-addicted mother, Leonie, on a farm on the Gulf Coast of Mississippi. Leonie is simultaneously tormented and comforted by visions of her dead brother, which only come to her when she's high; Mam is dying of cancer; and quiet, steady Pop tries to run the household and teach...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster Audio 2017

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

Ward, Jesmyn

2 holds on 6 copies

Summary: A searing and profound Southern odyssey by National Book Award winner Jesmyn Ward. In Jesmyn Ward's first novel since her National Book Award-winning Salvage the Bones, this singular American writer brings the archetypal road novel into rural twenty-first-century America. Drawing on Morrison and Faulkner, The Odyssey and the Old Testament, Ward gives us an epochal story, a journey through...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2017

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WAR

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC WAR

Ward, Jesmyn.

Summary: Recounts the loss of five young men in the author's life to drugs, accidents, suicide, and the misfortune that can follow those who live in poverty, sharing her experiences of living through the dying as she searches through answers in her community.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 WARD, JESYMN WAR

Basman, Michael.

Summary: Readers can learn all the rules of chess with annotated photsequences and advice on the game from a top game expert.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: DK. 2006

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.1 BAS

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 794.1 BAS

Fasman, Jon.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2005

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC FAS

Jarman, Mark.

Summary: Collects work from over thirty years and charts Mark Jarman's spiritual development as he grows from a poet of childhood and nostalgia to a poet of adulthood and the struggle of faith.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sarabande Books 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811.54 JAR

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