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Jerkins, Morgan

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Summary: An acclaimed cultural critic presents the story of her journey to understand her northern and southern roots, the Great Migration, and the displacement of black people across America.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

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Moran, J. Bell (John Bell)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alved of Detroit 1949

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.2 MORAN FAMILY MOR

Summary: Designed to give users comprehensive conversational language and grammar skills. The basic course (10 lessons) focuses on polite greetings and small talk and is perfect for patrons who are planning a short trip to a foreign country, or for those who want to get a taste of a foreign language and culture. The complete course (100 lessons) is designed for patrons who already know the basics of a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mango Languages 2009

Kephart, Beth

Summary: If eleven-year-old Sara and her brother Hawk can complete a task involving the reclusive author renting out the silo on their farm for the summer, they will receive reward money that will pay for Sara's life-saving surgery.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atheneum Books for Young Readers 2020

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC KEP

Hogan, Linda.

Summary: In this book, the author recounts her difficult childhood as the daughter of an army sergeant, her love affair at age fifteen with an older man, the legacy of alcoholism, the troubled history of her adopted daughters, and her own physical struggles since a recent horse accident. She shows how historic and emotional pain are passed down through generations, blending personal history with stories...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 818.54 Hogan

Ollestad, Norman.

Summary: Norman Ollestad was thrust into the world of competitive sports at a very young age by his father. Often paralyzed by fear, young Norman resented losing his childhood to his father's reckless and demanding adventures. Then, in February 1979, a chartered Cessna carrying 11-year-old Norman, his father, his father's girlfriend and the pilot, crashed into Southern California's San Gabriel...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe 2009

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 OLLESTAD, NORMAN OLL

Hammari, Kimiko Christensen

Summary: Make Mondays the best night of the week! With a full year of prepared family nights that correlate directly with the 2016 Primary theme, this book is the perfect solution for busy families everywhere. For each week, you’ll find a complete lesson written for you, plus songs, scriptures, ideas for treats, and activity options for younger and older children.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: CFI, an imprint of Cedar Fort, Inc. 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 248 HAM

Jeffs, Rachel

Summary: "In this searing memoir of survival in the spirit of Stolen Innocence, the daughter of Warren Jeffs, the self-proclaimed Prophet of the FLDS Church, takes you deep inside the secretive polygamist Mormon fundamentalist cult run by her family and how she escaped it. Born into the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints, Rachel Jeffs was raised in a strict patriarchal culture...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harperluxe 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 JEFFS, RACHEL JEF

Ollestad, Norman.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 Ollestad 2009

Taylor, Mildred D.

Summary: A black family living in Mississippi during the Depression of the 1930s is faced with prejudice and discrimination which its children do not understand.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2001

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

Smith, Tara Bray.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MORGAN, KAREN SMI

Jeffs, Rachel

Summary: The daughter of the self-proclaimed prophet of the FLDS Church describes the abusive patriarchal culture in which she was raised by sister wives and dominating men and discusses how her father remains a powerful influence on his followers.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 JEF

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 JEFFS, RACHEL JEF

Ward, Logan.

Contents: Goodbye, New York -- Old year's eve -- Expedition to nowhere -- How I learn to drive -- Waiting for rain -- Picking, cleaning, shelling, shucking -- News from the future -- Under fire -- Home for the holidays -- Winter -- Breeding season -- Back to the future.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bantam Dell 2009

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 975.5 Ward 2009

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National film board of Canada 2004

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

Ward, Logan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella Books 2007

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 975.59 WAR

Eubanks, W. Ralph

Summary: Relates the story of the author's grandparents, an interracial couple in early twentieth-century Alabama who were able to build a strong family and establish a unique cultural and racial identity in spite of Jim Crow laws.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Smithsonian Books 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.846 EUB

Steiner, Leslie Morgan.

Summary: Takes you inside the violent, devastating world of abusive love. Conor said love and rage danced intimately together in his psyche. Why didn't Leslie leave? Has she fallen into love-- or into a psychological trap?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2009

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Summary: Is sexuality an unavoidable casualty of physical disability or of surgery that significantly restructures intimate parts of the body? In this program, a man with a spinal cord injury, a woman with breast cancer who had a skin-saving mastectomy and reconstructive surgery, and a transsexual woman who underwent sex reassignment surgery discuss ways in which sexual expression has changed since...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: Instinctively, we say there are two sexes. But does this always reflect reality? In this program, Dr. Stephen Whittle argues that it does not. Whittle further contends that society must recognize transsexuals, like himself, and others, like Arthur and Del, who are hermaphrodites-sexual hybrids. Arthur has male and female attributes and wants to keep them in the interest of maintaining his...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: It has been estimated that 80 to 90 percent of couples will have one or more of the nine sexual dysfunctions outlined in the DSM-IV. This program introduces the most common dysfunctions while dispelling myths about female sexuality, stressing the importance of good communication, and offering advice on improving sexual technique. Common sexual disorders are commented upon as well. In addition,...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Yoon, David

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: High school senior Frank Li is caught between his parents' traditional expectations and his own Southern California upbringing. His parents have one rule when it comes to romance: 'Date Korean. But Frank falls for Brit Means, who is smart, beautiful-- and white. Joy Song is in a similar predicament, and they make a pact: they'll pretend to date each other in order to gain their freedom. It...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G. P. Putnam's Sons 2019

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

Malone, Jen

Summary: After the liver disease she was born with flares up unexpectedly, roller derby star Amelia, eighteen, must come to terms with the brevity of life while hoping for an organ transplant.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTeen, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2019

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

Amidon, Ervan L. (Ervan Lloyd)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anundsen Pub. Co. 2007

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.2 PABST Amidon

Whaley, John Corey.

Summary: Travis Coates has a good head. On someone else's shoulders. Listen: Travis Coates was alive once and then he wasn't. Now he's alive again. Simple as that. The in-between part is still a little fuzzy, but Travis can tell you that, at some point or another, his head got chopped off and shoved into a freezer. Five years later, it was reattached to some other guy's body, and well, here he is....

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audioworks (Children's) 2014

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

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