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Silverberg, Cory

1 hold on 2 copies

Summary: "A comic book for kids that includes children and families of all makeups, orientations, and gender identities, Sex Is a Funny Word is an essential resource about bodies, gender, and sexuality for children ages 8 to 10 as well as their parents and caregivers. Much more than the "facts of life" or "the birds and the bees," Sex Is a Funny Word opens up conversations between young people and their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Seven Stories Press 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 613.9071 SIL

Grippando, James

Summary: Julia Rodriguez and her teenage daughter Beatriz escaped bloodthirsty gangs, random violence and, Julia's abusive husband back in El Salvador. Arriving in Miami, mother and daughter struggled to carve their own piece of the American dream. While life in the States is hard, it is safer, until Julia's rejects her boss's unwanted sexual advances. Suddenly--thanks to an "anonymous" tip to U. S....

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperLuxe, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Lamothe, Matt

Summary: Follows the daily lives of seven children from around the world, including such places as Japan, India, Uganda, and Italy, and discusses how schools, meals, and play can be different or similar in different places in the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books, LLC 2017

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.23 LAM

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.23 LAM

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 305.23 LAM

Trump, Donald

Summary: Composed entirely of quotations from President Donald Trump in the wake of Hurricane Florence. On September 19, 2018, Trump paid a visit to New Bern, North Carolina, one of the towns ravaged by Hurricane Florence. It was there he showed deep concern for a boat that washed ashore. "At least you got a nice boat out of the deal," said President Trump to hurricane victims. "Have a good time!" he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2018

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1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 817 TRU

Patterson, James

Summary: In a picture-perfect town, why is the jail so crowded? And why are so few prisoners released? There's only one place to learn the truth behind these incriminating secrets. A young lawyer takes on the judge who is destroying her hometown, and ends up in jail herself.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2021

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

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

Young, Karen Romano

Summary: Introduces whales, discussing their physical features, behavior, and complex communication abilities, along with a history of whaling and a description of the efforts being made by scientists around the world to save them from extinction. --Publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Twenty-First Century Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 599.5 YOU

Gigliotti, Jim

Summary: Describes the life of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain from 1837 to 1901, and the social and political conditions in Great Britain during her lifetime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 921 VIC

Sheehan, Monica

Summary: Using colorful illustrations, celebrates objects, places, and experiences that cause happiness, including dancing, making friends, sharing, and being helpful.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little Simon 2014

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE SHE

Mitton, Jacqueline.

Summary: Brilliantly colored paintings illustrate this introduction to constellations and the animals which ancient stargazers imagined as they made their observations of the night sky.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic Society 1998

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Mitto

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FIC Mitton

Amstutz, Lisa J.

Summary: "Simple text and full-color photographs introduce house sparrows"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Capstone Press, a Capstone imprint 2016

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 598.8 AMS

Burger, Deborah

Summary: Are you looking for the perfect guide to teach your child to crochet? Look no further! Creative Kids Photo Guide to Crochet starts with the absolute basics about stitching, beginning with a discussion about hooks and yarn and how to make simple chains, then gradually introduces skills and techniques until kids are crocheting confidently. Veteran crochet author Deborah Burger, author of Crochet...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Publishing International 2015

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Spilsbury, Richard

Summary: "The enigmatic depths of Earths oceans have long eluded humanity, but as our technology increases, so does our ability to explore these mysterious waters. This information-rich book introduces readers to the brilliant engineering behind submarines, the anatomy of these incredible machines, and their amazing uses. From salvage missions to underwater tourism, readers will be transfixed by the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 623.825 SPI

Bodden, Valerie

Summary: "A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of meerkats, the African mammals that live in mobs. Also included is a story from folklore explaining why meerkats are always on the lookout"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Education, Creative Paperbacks 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.74 BOD

Downs, Annie F.

Summary: "100 Days to Brave for Kids helps kids see they were always meant to be brave. From dealing with fears, anxiety, and difficult changes in life, Annie F. Downs presents honest wisdom and humor giving kids ages 8 to 12 the courage and confidence to embrace the plan God has for their lives. 100 Days to Brave for Kids is your guide to help your kids not allow fear to hold them back. With 100 days...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Zondervan 2022

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 241 DOW

Hoffman, Mary

Summary: Features illustrations and descriptions of different types of families and how their lives are similar and different.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in New Youth Materials, Call number: J 306.8 HOF

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 306.85 HOF

Schuh, Mari C.

Summary: "Carefully leveled text and vibrant photographs explore the world of a chipmunk as it searches for food in preparation of winter. Includes picture glossary and index."--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Jump! 2016

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Collins, David R.

Summary: A brief biography of Clarence Thomas and his rise to the position of Supreme Court justice.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pelican Pub. Co. 2003

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Levy, Patricia

Summary: Sudan is a country with a varied history. This book delves into the details of the country and explores aspects such as festivals, traditions, government, and its people today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cavendish Square Publishing 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 962.4 LEV

Momaday, N. Scott

Summary: Exploring such themes as land, language, and identity, Momaday recalls the moving stories of his Kiowa grandfather and Kiowa ancestors, recollects a boyhood spent partly at Jemez Pueblo in New Mexico, and ponders the circumstances of history and Indian-White relations as we inherit them today. Collecting thirty-two essays and articles, The Man Made of Words attempts to fashion a definition of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 1997

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOM

Owen, Ann

Summary: Describes some of the things that police officers do to help keep people safe.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Picture Window Books 2004

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 363.2 Owe

Summary: Offers ways for girls to decide how they would like to decorate their bedrooms, and provides advice on decorating styles, cleaning, sharing a bedroom, and other common issues.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pleasant Co. Publications 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 747.7 BAN

Summary: "A collection of Christmas stories written by African-American journalists, activists, and writers from the late 19th century through the Depression era"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 810.8 TRE

Abramovitz, Melissa

Summary: Offers readers 12 ways to prevent disease, including staying active, eating healthy foods, and avoiding bad habits. Full-color spreads give readers essential facts about each method, its benefits, and how the reader can get started today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 12-Story Library 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 613 ABR

Alko, Selina.

Summary: What do African dance, samosas, and Japanese gardens have in common? They are all gifts the United States received from immigrants: the vibrant, multifaceted people who share their heritage and traditions to enrich the fabric of our daily lives. From Jewish delis to bagpipes, bodegas and Zen Buddhism, this joyful ABC journey is a celebration of immigrants: our neighbors, our friends.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Co. 2021

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1 available in JE Concept Crates, Call number: JE ALK

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