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Kuzmič, Kristina

Summary: "The inspiring and hilarious true story of how a single mother found the strength to transform her life and become the person--and parent--she could admire, revealing the tips and advice that empowered her Kristina Kuzmic has made herself a household name, speaking directly to mothers from the trenches of parenthood via her viral videos and social media presence. She's now bringing her message...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking Life 2020

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KUZMI, KRISTINA KUZ

Hersh, Kristin

Summary: Kristin Hersh toured with Chesnutt for nearly a decade and they became close friends, bonding over a love of songwriting and mutual struggles with mental health. In Don’t Suck, Don’t Die, she describes many seemingly small moments they shared, their free-ranging conversations, and his tragic death. More memoir than biography, Hersh’s book plumbs the sources of Chesnutt’s pain and creativity...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Texas Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CHESNUTT, VIC HER

Kimball, Kristin

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: Farming has many ups and downs, and the middle years were hard for the Kimballs. Mark got injured, the weather turned against them, and the farm faced financial pressures. Meanwhile, they had two small children to care for. How does one traverse the terrain of a maturing marriage and the transition from being a couple to being a family? How will the farm survive? What does a family need in...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2019

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3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 KIMBALL, KRISTIN KIM

Bhagwati, Anuradha Kristina

Summary: "A raw, unflinching, and inspirational memoir by a former United States Marine Captain describing her journey from dutiful daughter of immigrants to wide-eyed recruit to radical activist dedicated to effecting historic policy reform in the military. Aftera lifetime of buckling to the demands of her strict Indian parents, Anuradha Bhagwati abandons her grad school career at Harvard University to...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BHAGWATI, ANURADHA KRISTINA BHA

Ellis, Kristina.

Summary: On the first day of high school, Kristina Ellis's mom, a single, working mother who lost her husband to cancer, informed her that she could not financially support her after graduation. Kristina would need to find her own way to pay for college. As an average student with less-than-impressive test scores, Kristina realized she would have to sell herself to scholarship committees if she wanted...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Worthy Publishing 2013

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Summary: The story of legendary movie star Joan Crawford as she struggles for her career and battles the inner demons of her private life. This torment manifests itself into her relationships with her adopted children, Christina and Christopher.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Pictures 2006

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA MOM

Summary: Tells the story of Christina Noble, who leaves the slums of her childhood in Ireland to work for the welfare of the street children of Vietnam.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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McDowell, Christina

Summary: After the arrest and subsequent imprisonment of her beloved father, who was one of the guilty players in the schemes of the "Wolf of Wall Street," the author details the harsh realities of a fall from grace as she and her family dealt with addiction, depression, homelessness and loss.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 MCD

Crawford, Christina

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Publisher / Publication Date: D.I. Fine 1988

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CRA

Bryant, Edwin F. (Edwin Francis)

Summary: "Bhakti, or devotion, is the central concept of Hinduism. This book explores bhakti through examining one particular tradition with Hinduism and the key practices, beliefs, and texts associated with it, which are all nearly in the form of parable-like stories"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North Point Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 294.5 BRY

Kimball, Kristin

Summary: From the celebrated author of the beloved bestseller The Dirty Life, a "beguiling memoir about the simple life" (Elle), Kristin Kimball describes the delicious highs and sometimes excruciating lows of life on Essex Farm--a 500-acre farm that produces a full diet for a community of 250 people. The Dirty Life chronicled Kimball's move from New York City to 500 acres near Lake Champlain where she...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon and Schuster Audio 2019

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 KIMBALL, KRISTIN KIM

Summary: A behind-the-scenes look inside the historic case to overturn California's ban on same-sex marriage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: HBO Home Entertainment 2015

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

Jago, Lucy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf 2001

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 538 Jago 2001

Kimball, Kristin.

Summary: After interviewing a young farmer, writer Kristen Kimball gave up her urban lifestyle to begin a farm with her interviewee near Lake Champlain in northern New York.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Scribner 2011

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Ohlson, Kristin

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Publisher / Publication Date: Theia 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 255.9 OHL

Von Kreisler, Kristin.

Summary: Recounts the life of Bea, a beagle rescued from an animal research laboratory by the author, offering a look at the enormous obstacles she overcame to become a much-adored family pet.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jeremy P. Tarcher 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 636.7537 VON

Green, Kristen.

Summary: Combining hard-hitting investigative journalism and a sweeping family narrative, this provocative true story reveals a little-known chapter of American history-- the period after the Brown v. Board of Education decision when one Virginia school system refused to integrate.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 975 GRE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 975 Green 2015

Summary: The story, told in flashback, of two young British sprinters competing for fame in the 1924 Olympics. Eric, a devout Scottish missionary runs because he knows it must please God. Harold, the son of a newly rich Jew runs to prove his place in Cambridge society. In a warmup 100 meter race, Eric defeats Harold, who hires a pro trainer to prepare him. Eric, whose qualifying heat is scheduled for a...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2010

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

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA CHA

Meredith, Christina

Summary: Born into a large working-class family in upstate New York, Christina Meredith endured years of abuse before entering the foster care system as a teenager. With nowhere to turn after she graduated from high school, Christina lived in her car for almost a year, working three jobs to survive. As she prayed in her car every day, Christina had no idea that in just a few years, she would be crowned...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2019

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 MER

Meyer, Carolyn

Summary: A novel in diary form about Kristina, the young queen of Sweden.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC MEY

Hadeed, Kristen

Summary: This is the story of how Kristen Hadeed built Student Maid, a cleaning company where people are happy, loyal, productive, and empowered, even while they’re mopping floors and scrubbing toilets. It’s the story of how she went from being an almost comically inept leader to a sought-after CEO who teaches others how to lead. Hadeed unintentionally launched Student Maid while attending college ten...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Portfolio/Penguin 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HADEED, KRISTEN HAD

King, Ross

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Company 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 759.5 KIN

Leber, Marlene F. Weaber.

Summary: Johan Henrich Weber was born in 1735 in Hochstadt, Germany. He emigrated in 1749. He married Anna Elisabetha Filbert, daughter of Johann Samuel Filbert (1710-1786) and Maria Suzanna, in 1763. They had seven children. He died in 1815 in Tulpehocken Township, Berks, Pennsylvania. Descendants and relatives lived mainly in Pennsylvania.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Masthof Press 2005

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1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R GEN 929.2 WEBER Leber

Mugavero, Liz

Summary: Stan and Jake's wedding will soon take place on the town green in Frog Ledge, Connecticut, followed by a reception at their beloved Irish pub filled with friends, family, and their four favorite canine companions. Stan just has to endure the traditional girls' night out first. Male strippers jumping out of gigantic cakes aren't her preferred entertainment. But the hired hottie never gets around...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press, a part of Gale, a Cengage Company 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP FIC MUG

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