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Khadivi, Laleh

Summary: "Laguna Beach, California, 2009. Alireza Courdee, a fourteen-year-old straight-A student and chemistry whiz, takes his first hit of pot. In as long as it takes to inhale and exhale, he is transformed from the high-achieving son of Iranian immigrants into a happy-go-lucky stoner. He loses his virginity, takes up surfing, and sneaks away to all-night raves. For the first time, Reza--now...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KHA

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC KHA

Lahey, Alex.

Contents: Every day's the weekend -- I love you like a brother -- Perth traumatic stress disorder -- I haven't been taking care of myself -- Backpack -- Awkward exchange -- I want u -- Lotto in reverse -- Let's call it a day -- There's no money.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: DOC/Dead Oceans 2017

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Haley, Alex.

Summary: Alex Haley traces his family's history from the mid-18th century when one of his ancestors was captured and sold into slavery. He follows the struggle for freedom that began with the boy's abduction to America and continued throughout the generations that followed.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Audiobooks America/Sound library 2007

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 929.2 HAL

Hathaway, Lalah.

Contents: Little Ghetto Boy (Live) (3:57) -- Baby Don't Cry (Live) (3:22) -- I'm Coming Back (Live) (8:02) -- You Were Meant For Me (Live) (4:30) -- Angel (Live) (5:43) -- These Are The Things (Live) (3:02) -- Little Girl / Breathe (Live) (6:20) -- This Is Your Life (Live) (5:12) -- When Your Life Was Low (Live) (7:04) -- Forever, For Always, For Love (Live) (00:11:14) -- Lean On Me (Live) (7:21) --...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: eOne Music 2015

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Wale

Summary: The Grammy-nominated rapper's new collection features collaborations with Travis Scott, Lil Wayne, Chris Brown, Major Lazer, G-Eazy, J Balvin, and even Wale's daughter Zyla, to name a few.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic 2017

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP WAL

Haley, Alex.

Summary: A sophomore at Princeton in 1955, southerner Fletcher Randall meets a group of Quaker Friends and eventually becomes involved in the Underground Railroad.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1988

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Haley, Alex.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dell 1977

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 929.2 HAL

Haley, Alex.

Summary: A family saga centered on an African-American matriarch whose husband was shot for stealing. It follows her descendants as they fight World War II, march for civil rights, join the Black Panthers and help develop Africa.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 1998

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Ejaz, Khadija

Summary: "Cameron Parker made a new friend. His name is Arjun Gupta, and he is a Hindu of Indian descent. Cameron spent a lot of time with Arjun's family and learned a lot about their faith, which the Hindus call sanatana dharma, or the eternal religion. Arjun's grandmother told Cameron the story behind her grandson's name and about a pilgrimage she went on as a little girl. Arjun's sisters told Cameron...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Purple Toad Publishing 2015

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 294.5 EJA

Ejaz, Khadija.

Summary: Discusses the history of Oman, including ancient monuments, its government, the land, sports, festivals, food, crafts, and everyday life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Mitchell Lane Publishers 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 953.53 EJA

Khalidi, Rashid.

Summary: Analyzes three historical moments from the past thirty-five years to reveal how the U.S. and Israel have worked together to prevent the emergence of a Palestinian state.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 956.053 KHA

Bin Laden, Najwa.

Summary: Mother and son give us an extraordinary view of the private life of a man both loved feared by his family.

Format: text

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

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 958.104 BIN LADEN FAMILY BIN

Haley, Alex.

Summary: The fictionalized saga of Haley's father's family, sequel to Roots.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W. Morrow 1993

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC HAL

Haley, Alex.

Summary: A black American traces his family's origins back to the African who was brought to America as a slave in 1767.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 1976

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 HAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 929.2 HAL

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 929.2 HAL

Summary: Play Misty for me: A radio disc jockey becomes the victim of psychotic obsession when he tries to end a torrid love affair with a fan.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2009

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Walsh, Alex.

Summary: A boy searching for a suitable buyer for his old donkey chooses a man named Joseph who plans to travel to Bethlehem with his wife Mary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 1995

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE WAL

Summary: An adaptation of Alex Haley's "Roots", in which Haley traces his African American family's history from the mid-18th century to the Reconstruction era.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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1 available in Television Series and Box Set DVDs, Call number: DVD TV ROO

Warnock, Caleb (Caleb J.)

Summary: Bestselling author Caleb Warnock is back with a new collection of skills to help your family gain independence and self-reliance. Learn about self-seeding vegetables, keep chickens without ever buying feed, collect water from rain and snow, find wild vegetables for everyday eating, and even make your own laundry soap.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 640 WAR

Bales, Kevin.

Summary: In this riveting book, authors and authorities on modern day slavery Kevin Bales and Ron Soodalter expose the disturbing phenomenon of human trafficking and slavery that exists now in the United States. In "The Slave Next Door "we find that slaves are all around us, hidden in plain sight: the dishwasher in the kitchen of the neighborhood restaurant, the kids on the corner selling cheap...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of California Press 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 BAL

Gruman, Galen.

Summary: Get to know the incredible iPad in a uniquely different Dummies format! The iPad combines the best of your favorite gadgets into one amazing ultraportable touch device. And, thisone-of-a-kind For Dummies guide is your is your ticket for making the most out of your iPad or iPad 2. Thoroughly updated for the third-generation iPad, the new edition of this informative, full-color guide is...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. 2012

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Lalli, Frank

Summary: "Inspired by his viral New York Times article, prize-winning investigative journalist Frank Lalli details how he mastered the ins and outs of health care--and how you, too, can get the best care for your money. Frank Lalli, the former editor of Money and George magazines, has devoted his career to getting to the bottom of a good story. When he was diagnosed with Multiple Myeloma, a rare but...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Touchstone 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 613 LAL

Lally, Caitriona

Summary: Vivian doesn't feel like she fits in - and never has. As a child, she was so whimsical that her parents told her she was "left by fairies." Now, living alone in Dublin, the neighbors treat her like she's crazy, her older sister condescends to her, social workers seem to have registered her as troubled, and she hasn't a friend in the world. So, she decides it's time to change her life: She...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Melville House 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAL

Laver, James

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1966

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 901.93 LAV

Taleb, Nassim.

Summary: "The acclaimed author of the influential bestseller The Black Swan, Nicholas Nassim Taleb takes a next big step with a deceptively simple concept: the "antifragile." Like the Greek hydra that grows two heads for each one it loses, people, systems, and institutions that are antifragile not only withstand shocks, they benefit from them. In a modern world dominated by chaos and uncertainty,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2012

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