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Lamott, Anne

Summary: "I am stockpiling antibiotics for the Apocalypse, even as I await the blossoming of paperwhites on the windowsill in the kitchen," Anne Lamott admits at the beginning of Almost Everything. Despair and uncertainty surround us: in the news, in our families, and in ourselves. But even when life is at its bleakest--when we are, as she puts it, "doomed, stunned, exhausted, and over-caffeinated"--the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2018

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 170 LAM

Lamott, Anne.

Summary: As much a guide to writing as an exploration of the emotional challenges of being a writer, Lamott's book offers a candid and often humorous look at how to tackle these varied obstacles.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 808.02 LAM

Lamott, Anne.

Summary: "Thirty years ago my older brother, who was ten years old at the time, was trying to get a report on birds written that he'd had three months to write. It was due the next day. We were out at our family cabin in Bolinas, and he was at the kitchen table close to tears, surrounded by binder paper and pencils and unopened books on birds, immobilized by the hugeness of the task ahead. Then...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Knopf Doubleday Publishing Group 2007

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Lamott, Anne.

Summary: Wherever you look, there's trouble and wonder, pain and beauty, restoration and darkness--sometimes all at once. Yet amid the confusion, if you look carefully, in nature or in the kitchen, in ordinariness or in mystery, beyond the emotion muck we all slog through, you'll find it eventually: a path, some light to see by, moments of insight, courage, or buoyancy. In other words, grace. Lamott...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2007

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Lamott, Anne.

Summary: Rosie Ferguson is seventeen and ready to enjoy the summer before her senior year of high school. But as the school year draws to a close, there are disturbing signs that the life Rosie claims to be leading is a sham, and that Elizabeth's hopes for her daughter to remain immune from the pull of the darker impulses of drugs and alcohol are dashed. Now, Elizabeth is forced to confront the fact...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 2010

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

Lamott, Anne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAM

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Lamott 2002

Lamott, Anne.

2 holds on 3 copies

Summary: "I do not know much about God and prayer, but I have come to believe, over the last twenty-five years, that there's something to be said about keeping prayer simple" -- back of jacket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 242.4 LAM

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 242.4 Lamott 2012

Lamott, Anne.

Summary: The author and her son chronicle his first year as a teenage father and her journey as a mother and new grandmother, describing their respective experiences with changing roles, the baby's mother, and poignant family losses.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2012

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Lamott, Anne.

Summary: The author describes the lifelong process through which she came to believe in God, discussing the battles she fought with alcohol, food disorders, and the loss of loved ones, and following her search for the spiritual path.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1999

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Lamott, Anne

2 holds on 4 copies

Summary: "I am stockpiling antibiotics for the Apocalypse, even as I await the blossoming of paperwhites on the windowsill in the kitchen," Anne Lamott admits at the beginning of Almost Everything. Despair and uncertainty surround us: in the news, in our families, and in ourselves. But even when life is at its bleakest--when we are, as she puts it, "doomed, stunned, exhausted, and over-caffeinated"--the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 170 LAM

Lamott, Anne

Summary: An exploration of mercy, its elusive presence, and why people ignore or embrace it shares advice for forging deeper self-understanding and how to pursue an honest, meaningful life that involves kindness to others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 240 LAM

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Lamott, Anne

Summary: An exploration of mercy, its limitless, if sometimes hidden, presence, why people ignore it, and how people can embrace it.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2017

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Lamott, Anne.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Brilliance Audio 2002

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Lamott, Anne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1997

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Lamott, Anne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fawcett Columbine 1993

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Lamott, Anne.

Summary: "From the bestselling author of Stitches and Help, Thanks, Wow comes her long-awaited collection of new and selected essays on hope, joy, and grace. Anne Lamott writes about faith, family, and community in essays that are both wise and irreverent. It's an approach that has become her trademark. Now in Small Victories, Lamott offers a new message of hope that celebrates the triumph of light over...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books, a member of Penguin Group (USA) 2014

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Lamott, Anne

Summary: Shares advice about how to make sense of chaotic experiences, providing recommendations for restoring peace while balancing emotional, spiritual, and interpersonal aspects of everyday life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 204.4 LAM

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 204.4 LAM

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Lamott, Anne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Counterpoint 2000

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Lamott, Anne.

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Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1994

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Lamott, Anne.

Summary: Wherever you look, there's trouble and wonder, pain and beauty, restoration and darkness--sometimes all at once. Yet amid the confusion, if you look carefully, in nature or in the kitchen, in ordinariness or in mystery, beyond the emotion muck we all slog through, you'll find it eventually: a path, some light to see by, moments of insight, courage, or buoyancy. In other words, grace. Lamott...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Large Print Press 2008

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 813.54 LAM

Lamott, Anne.

Summary: Rosie Ferguson is seventeen and ready to enjoy the summer before her senior year of high school. But as the school year draws to a close, there are disturbing signs that the life Rosie claims to be leading is a sham, and that Elizabeth's hopes for her daughter to remain immune from the pull of the darker impulses of drugs and alcohol are dashed. Now, Elizabeth is forced to confront the fact...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Audio 2010

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

Lamott, Anne.

Summary: Rosie Ferguson is seventeen and ready to enjoy the summer before her senior year of high school. She's smart, athletic, and beautiful--everything her mother, Elizabeth, and stepfather, James, hoped she would be. But as the school year draws to a close, there are disturbing signs that the life Rosie claims to be leading is a sham, and that Elizabeth's hopes for her daughter to remain immune from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2010

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LAM

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Lamott, Anne.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

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Lamott, Anne.

Summary: "The world is a more difficult place to live in than it was when Anne Lamott's runaway bestseller "Traveling mercies" was published six years ago. There's the big picture, in which terrorism and war have become the new normal, George W. Bush is president, and environmental devastation looms ever closer. And there are greater personal demands on Lamott's faith as well: turning fifty, her...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2005

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 813.54 LAM