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Nardo, Don

Summary: Explains how to become a soldier in the United States Army.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Compass Point Books 2014

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Clinton, Chelsea

Summary: Profiles the lives of thirteen American women who have left their mark on U.S. history, including Harriet Tubman, Helen Keller, Margaret Chase Smith, and Oprah Winfrey.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J920 CLI

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Noodle-Doosey Press 1984

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1 available in Reference Office, Call number: GEN 912.75277 MAR

Broughton, Chad.

Summary: "In 2002, the town of Galesburg, a slowly declining Rustbelt city of 34,000 in western Illinois, learned that it would soon lose its largest factory, a Maytag refrigerator plant that had anchored Galesburg's social and economic life for half a century. Workers at the plant earned $15.14 an hour, had good insurance, and were assured a solid retirement. In 2004, the plant was relocated to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 330.9 BRO

Giffels, David.

Summary: "Award-winning author and journalist David Giffels explores the meaning of identity and place, hamburgers, hard work, and basketball in this collection of wry, irreverent essays reflecting on the many aspects of Midwestern culture and life from an insider's perspective.The Industrial Midwest built modern America, thrived for almost a century, then profoundly collapsed. But for cities like...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.0977 GIF

Steinberg, Steve.

Summary: "From their inception in 1903, the New York Yankees were a floundering team that played as second-class citizens to the New York Giants. With four winning seasons to date, the team was purchased in 1915 by Jacob Ruppert and his partner, Cap "Til" Huston.Three years later, when Ruppert hired Miller Huggins as manager, the unlikely partnership of two figures began, one that set into motion the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Nebraska Press 2015

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 796.357 STE

Binelli, Mark.

1 hold on 4 copies

Summary: "The fall and maybe rise of Detroit, America's most epic urban failure, from local native and Rolling Stone reporter Mark BinelliOnce America's capitalist dream town, Detroit is our country's greatest urban failure, having fallen the longest and the farthest. But the city's worst crisis yet (and that's saying something) has managed to do the unthinkable: turn the end of days into a laboratory...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Metropolitan Books 2012

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 307.1 BIN

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 307.1216 BIN

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 307.1216 BIN

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 307.1216 BIN

Hoen, Sean Madigan

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Inc 2014

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 HOEN, SEAN MADIGAN HOE

Maraniss, David.

Summary: In 1963 Detroit was on top of the world. The city's leaders were among the most visionary in America; it was the American auto makers' best year; the revolution in music and politics was underway. Reuther's UAW had helped lift the middle class. The time was full of promise. Once in a Great City shows that the shadows of collapse were evident even then. Detroit at its peak was threatened by its...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2015

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 977.4 MAR

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1 available in Featured Reads, Call number: 977.4 Maraniss 2015

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3 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.434 MAR

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 977.434 MAR

Summary: An eccentric schoolteacher takes her class on wonderous educational field trips with the help of a magical schoolbus.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2012

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Brooke, Samantha

Summary: When Dorothy Ann accidentally loses Jyoti's high-tech locket in the ocean, Ms. Frizzle's class travels down through the layers of the sea to retrieve it. Includes glossary.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE BRO

Sallis, James

4 holds on 3 copies

Summary: Sarah Jane Pullman is a good cop with a complicated past. From her small-town chicken-farming roots through her runaway adolescence, court-ordered Army stint, ill-advised marriage and years slinging scrambled eggs over greasy spoon griddles, Sarah Jane unfolds her life story, a parable about memory, atonement, and finding shape in chaos. Her life takes an unexpected turn when she is named the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Soho Crime 2019

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1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Griffin, Maggie

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 GRIFFIN, MAGGIE GRI

George, Jessica Day

Summary: After discovering a giant egg in the magical Castle Glower, Princess Celie agrees to care for the egg and what creature it hatches.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Findaway World, LLC 2014

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1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J PA FIC GEO

Noakes, Jonathan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Vintage 2002

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DeLano, Patti

Summary: "Tired of the same old tourist traps? Whether you're a visitor or a local looking for something different, Missouri Off the Beaten Path shares with you the Show Me State with new perspectives on timeless destinations and introduces you to those you never knew existed -- from the best in local dining to quirky cultural tidbits to hidden attractions, unique finds and unusual locales. So if you've...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Globe Pequot, an imprint of Rowman & Littlefield 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 917.3 MIS

Griffin, Shaquem

Summary: The twin brothers and NFL players share their inspiring story, and attribute their success to faith and family support.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: W Publishing, an imprint of Thomas Nelson 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 GRI

Katschke, Judy

Summary: Ms. Frizzle takes the class on a camping trip, but Arnold is worried about monsters, and sets out to create a "Monster Scaring Perimeter" powered by a generator to keep the lights on--and in the process the class learns about sources of clean energy (and maybe monsters).

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2018

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KAT

Summary: Based on the classic book Curious George and the birthday surprise. Includes eight fun-filled shows from the Emmy Award-winning hit PBS Kids TV series.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Universal 2010

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Wilson, G. Willow

Summary: "She's your new favorite. She's everyone's new favorite. And now she's joining the big leagues. Look out world, Kamala Khan is an Avenger! But is she really cut out to be one of Earth's Mightiest Heroes? Saving the world is important, but Jersey City still needs its protector--and a development company that co-opted Ms. Marvel's face for its project has more in mind for gentrification than just...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Marvel Worldwide, Inc., a subsidiary of Marvel Entertainment, LLC 2016

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1 available in Young Adult Oversize, Call number: YA 741.5 MS

Summary: Season two follows Queen Elizabeth through the late 1950s and early '60s as she struggles to navigate a world that's changing around her. She must face the challenges of a new era, from the Suez Canal crisis to the assassination of John F. Kennedy, while preserving both the monarchy and her marriage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2018

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV Cr 2

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD CRO

Copies Available at Woodmere

4 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV CRO

Katschke, Judy

Summary: Ms. Frizzle takes the class on a trip to Hawaii, where the Magic School Bus provides them with individual submarines, and they learn about fish schools and the behavior of undersea animals--and try to avoid being eaten by a shark.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic 2018

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC KAT

Juettner, Bonnie.

Summary: Describes the history and physical appearance of griffins; relates myths and legends of griffins; discusses products of technology that use the griffin name; and shows how griffins are portrayed today.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: KidHaven Press 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 398.469 JUE

George, Jessica Day

Summary: After discovering a giant egg in the magical Castle Glower, Princess Celie agrees to care for the egg and what creature it hatches.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FICTION GEO