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Lorde, Audre

Summary: "First published over forty years ago, The Cancer Journals is a startling, powerful account of Audre Lorde's experience with breast cancer and mastectomy. Long before narratives explored the silences around illness and women's pain, Lorde questioned the rules of conformity for women's body images and supported the need to confront physical loss not hidden by prosthesis. Living as a "black,...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Books 2020

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De Veaux, Alexis

Summary: "During her lifetime, Audre Lorde (1934-1992) created a mythic identity for herself that retains its vitality to this day. Alexis De Veaux demystifies Lorde's iconic status, charting her childhood in Harlem in the conservative household of Caribbean-immigrant parents; her early marriage to a white, gay man with whom she had two children; her emergence as an outspoken, black, feminist, lesbian...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W.W. Norton 2004

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 LORDE, AUDRE DEV

Schmidt, Sarah

Summary: When her father and stepmother are found brutally murdered on a summer morning in 1892, Lizzie Borden - thirty-two years old and still living at home - immediately becomes a suspect. But after a notorious trial, she is found innocent, and no one is ever convicted of the crime. Meanwhile, others in the claustrophobic Borden household have their own motives and their own stories to tell: Lizzie's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCH

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SCH

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC SCH

Geary, Rick.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: NBM 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.1523 GEA

Miller, Sarah Elizabeth

Summary: Examines the Borden murders, using newspaper articles to recreate the events and the trial and acquittal of Lizzie Borden and exploring Lizzie's story to theorize on what may have happened.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Schwartz & Wade Books 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Non-fiction, Call number: YA 345 MIL

Summary: Videodisc releases of eight comedies originally produced by Universal Pictures, 1940-1942.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2003

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1 available in Comedy DVDs, Call number: DVD COMEDY BES

Todd, Terrie

Summary: "A heartbroken seventeen-year-old Canadian farm girl, Cornelia pours out the painful events of World War II in her diary. Many decades later, Cornelia's granddaughter, Benita, in the midst of her own crisis, discovers Cornelia's diary. Now the secrets of her grandmother's past will lead Benita on an unexpected journey of healing, reunion, and faith"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LARGE PRINT FIC TOD

Summary: Students develop a concrete understanding of gravity, energy, friction and more…as they experiment with forces & learn how they affect motion! Children just follow simple instructions to complete 7 hands-on experiments—from creating pendulums and experimenting with friction to measuring pull forces and building inclined planes! You get 53 experiment pieces, including pulleys, spring scales,...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Lakeshore Learning Materials 2013

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Richey, David

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dorrance 1978

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 799.12 RIC

Gornall, Jonathan

Summary: "Once an essential skill, the ability to build a clinker boat, first innovated by the Vikings, can seem incomprehensible today. Yet it was the clinker, with its overlapping planks, that afforded us access to the oceans, and its construction has become a lost art that calls to the do-it-yourselfer in all of us. John Gornall heard the call. A thoroughly unskilled modern man, Gornall set out to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Publishing 2019

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 GORNALL, JONATHAN GOR

Gregory, Kristiana.

Summary: Eleven-year-old Abigail presents a diary account of life in Valley Forge from December 1777 to July 1778 as General Washington prepares his troops to fight the British.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 1996

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC Gregory

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Summary: Yuki is a loner who prefers writing a diary on his cell phone with his only companion being an imaginary friend named Deus Ex Machina, the God of Time and Space. Yuki soon learns that Deus is not a figment of his imagination but real when Deus makes him a participant in a battle royale with eleven others. Within this 'Diary Game,' the contestants are given special diaries that can predict the...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Funimation 2013

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Summary: Like most teenage girls, Minnie Goetze is longing for love, acceptance and a sense of purpose in the world. Minnie begins a complex love affair with her mother's boyfriend, the handsomest man in the world, Monroe Rutherford. What follows is a sharp, funny and provocative account of one girl's sexual and artistic awakening, without judgment.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Davis, Lynn

Summary: Presents the story of how an eccentric young artist became the inventor of the first telegraph system.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Super Sandcastle, an imprint of Abdo Publishing 2016

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

Serle, Rebecca

Summary: "We've been waiting for an hour." That's what Audrey says. She states it with a little bit of an edge, her words just bordering on cursive. That's the thing I think first. Not: Audrey Hepburn is at my birthday dinner, but Audrey Hepburn is annoyed." At one point or another, we've all been asked to name five people, living or dead, with whom we'd like to have dinner. Why do we choose the people...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SER

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION SER

Dunbar, Erica Armstrong

Summary: "The story of Ona Judge, George and Martha Washington's runaway slave who risked everything to escape the nation's capital and reach freedom"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2017

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 JUDGE, ONA DUN

Evans, Richard Paul

Summary: "When bestselling romance author Jacob Churcher returns to Salt Lake City to settle his estranged mother's estate, a young woman arrives looking for her birth mother who lived with Jacob's family during her pregnancy. They discover a diary written by Noel and begin a quest to find her, reconcile their pasts and rewrite their futures"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

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

Cabot, Meg

Summary: Being the newest princess of Genovia is WAY more complicated than she expected, but Olivia Grace Clarisse Mignonette Harrison is getting used to it. She gets to live in an actual palace with two fabulous poodles, a pet iguana, her very own pony, and, best of all, a loving family to help her figure things out! And right now Olivia, having finally admitted that she likes Prince Khalil as more...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Feiwel & Friends 2017

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION CAB

Cardillo, Margaret.

Summary: Short biography of actress Audrey Hepburn.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Balzer + Bray 2011

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 791.43 CAR

Koppel, Ted

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.K. Hall 2001

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 KOPPEL, TED KOP

Maychick, Diana.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thorndike Press 1994

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1 available in Large Print, Call number: LP 921 HEPBURN, AUDREY MAY

Vink, Amanda

Summary: In order to identify a mysterious tapping heard in their classroom, the Power Coders use data analysis to find a new friend with skills they lack.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PowerKids Press 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 POW

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC POW

Nez, Chester.

Summary: A retired Marine and Navajo Indian describes his experiences as one of twenty-nine top-secret code talkers during World War II and how his life growing up on the Checkerboard Area of the Navajo Reservation prepared him for his service.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tantor Media, Inc. 2011

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1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MP3CD 940.54 NEZ, CHESTER Nez

Warner, James A.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Galahad Books 1992

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