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Lubomirski, Alexi

Summary: England-born, New York-based photographer Alexi Lubomirski has become an established name within the fashion industry, shooting for such publications as "Harper's Bazaar," "Vogue" and "GQ," and working with cover stars such as Charlize Theron, Gwyneth Paltrow, Natalie Portman, Jennifer Lopez and Nicole Kidman, to name but a few. It was after shooting Lupita Nyong'o, however, that Lubomirski was...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Damiani Editore 2016

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 770 LUM

Zentner, Alexi.

Summary: A story inspired by the plot of "King Lear" relates the fortunes of a family who has reaped the sea's bounty on Loosewood Island for three hundred years, but pays for it with the loss of every firstborn son.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W W Norton & Co Inc 0000

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ZEN

Summary: Young Florya willing joins the Partisans fighting the Nazis in Byelorussia, USSR during World War II. Seperated from his comrades during a paratroop attack and struck deaf by German artillery, Florya, in the company of peasant girl, Glascha, wanders the battle-scorched Russian prehistoric forests and man-made slaughter. He witnesses an SS unit's spontaneous, self-congratulatory appause at their...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International 2001

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COM

Aliki.

Summary: Surveys the history and components of music, concentrating on Western musical traditions.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2003

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Aliki.

Summary: Family members admire the ornaments on their Christmas tree and share their memories of previous holidays as evoked by the ornaments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Pub. 1991

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

Aliki.

Summary: A simple description of how corn was discovered and used by the Indians and how it came to be an important food throughout the world.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1976

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 641.3 ALI

Aliki.

Summary: Describes the techniques and the reasons for the use of mummification in ancient Egypt.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1979

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 393.3 ALI

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 393.3 ALI

Aliki.

Summary: A visit to a museum of natural history provides a little boy with an introduction to the habits, characteristics, and habitats of fourteen kinds of dinosaurs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1985

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.91 ALI

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 567.91 ALI

Aliki.

Summary: Retells the wandering of John Chapman whose devotion to planting apple trees made him a legendary figure in American history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 1988

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Freiman, Lexi

Summary: "A wildly irreverent take on the coming-of-age story that turns a search for belonging into a riotous satire of identity politics. Starting at a prestigious private Australian girls' school, fifteen-year-old Ziggy Klein is confronted with an alienating social hierarchy that hurls her into the arms of her grade's most radical feminists. Tormented by a burgeoning collection of dark, sexual...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco 2018

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Alexie, Sherman

Summary: Combines fifteen of the author's classic short stories with fifteen new stories in an anthology that features tales involving donkey basketball leagues, lethal wind turbines, and marriage.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2012

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALE

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction SC Alexie 2012

Alexie, Sherman

Summary: As a 41-year-old man confronts his own mortality in this collection's title story, he recalls his Spokane Indian father's chilling death from alcoholism and diabetes. Another tale features an eccentric salesman pursuing a married woman from airport to airport. And then there's the film editor who sees nothing wrong with altering footage to fit preconceived views-- until he himself becomes the...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2009

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

Delrieu, Alexia.

Summary: Le point sur l'histoire et la naissance de l'Europe et sa finalité, à travers des exemples concrets (nom de pays de l'Union, construction d'Ariane, rôle de l'Europe dans la protection de l'environnement, etc.).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallimard jeunesse 2008

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J468 DEL FRENCH

Henrion, Alexia

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Summary: D.I.Y. Dollhouse is a lavishly illustrated guide for budding architects, builders, and designers, showing then how to build and furnish their own eco-friendly dollhouse, with an incredible eye for detail. The simple instructions cover everything children (and parents) need to get started, from making rooms out of crate boxes and pieces of scrap fabric to crafting countless furniture and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Princeton Architectural Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 745.592 HEN

Kurzius, Alexa

Summary: Gravity is one of the most important forces in the universe invisible, but vital to our existence. It keeps our feet planted firmly on solid ground, and it keeps our planet from crashing into others. But how does it work? Readers will learn how gravity affects all matter, what effects changing gravity can have on human bodies, and how gravity interacts with other forces. They will also conduct...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Children's Press, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 531 KUR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 531 KUR

Alai

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin 2002

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ALA

Lyubomirsky, Sonja.

Summary: Explains how to find opportunity during times of challenge, arguing that culturally driven goals often do not result in personal satisfaction while explaining how to make corrective mindset changes that can increase resilience in difficult circumstances.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Press 2013

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 152.4 LYU

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 152.4 LYU

Andrews, Alexa.

Summary: "In this easy reader, kids will have fun seeing photographs and reading about the fish that live in the ocean, sand castles on the beach, and birds in the sky"--Description from Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Young readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Pre-Reader (Orange), Call number: JBR ORANGE AND

Arthurs, Alexia

Summary: Presents a collection of stories set in Jamaica, New York City, and a Midwestern university, where multicultural main characters and their families navigate evolving senses of race, racism, family, and tradition.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2018

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2 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC ART

Amvrazi, Alexia

Summary: Written by local experts, Fodor's travel guides have been offering advice and professionally vetted recommendations for all tastes and budgets for 80 years. Greece is the ultimate Mediterranean getaway. Impossibly blue seas, gorgeous beaches, whitewashed alleyways draped in pink bougainvillea, blue-domed Greek Orthodox churches, picturesque villages, and famous historical sites have lured...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fodor's Travel 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 910 TRAVEL EUROPE

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 914.8 GRE

Aliki

Summary: Explains how the various orders and suborders of dinosaurs were similar and different in structure and appearance.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TROPY 0000

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Aliki.

Summary: Briefly introduces various types of dinosaurs whose skeletons and reconstructions are seen in museums and explains how scientists uncover, preserve, and study fossilized dinosaur bones.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper & Row 1988

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET

Aliki.

Summary: Explains how fossils are formed and what they tell us about the past.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Crowell 1990

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 560 ALK

Aliki.

Summary: Describes human growth and how the different parts of the body change as it grows.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperTrophy 1993

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 612.65 ALI

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Transitional Reader (Blue), Call number: JBR BLUE LET