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Dumon Tak, Bibi.

Summary: An orphaned Syrian brown bear cub is adopted by Polish soldiers during World War II and serves for five years as their mischievous mascot in Iran and Italy. Based on a true story.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Eerdmans Books for Young Readers 2011

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Wargin, Kathy-jo.

Summary: Colorfully illustrated story of an eagle that inspired a Wisconsin infantry unit in the Civil War.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 973.7 WAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.7 Wargin

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 973.7475 WAR

Copies Available at Peninsula

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

Bausum, Ann

Summary: Documents the heroic wartime achievements of a World War I mascot who was adopted by a soldier as an orphaned pup and who gained military honors and a display in the Smithsonian Institution for his brave service behind enemy lines.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Natl Geographic Soc Childrens books 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.4 BAU

Weintraub, Robert

Summary: Describes the bond that developed between an RAF technician and a fiercely loyal purebred pointer named Judy, a pair who met in an internment camp during World War II where they became a symbol of hope to the other prisoners.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2018

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Preller, James

Summary: Four friends inaugurate their Big Idea Gang by starting a campaign to convince their principal and school to get a new mascot.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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

Walker, Sally M

Summary: "When Harry Colebourn saw a baby bear at a train station, he knew he could care for it. Harry was a veterinarian. But he was also a soldier in training during World War I. Harry named the bear Winnie, short for Winnipeg, his company's home town, and he brought her along to the military camp in England. Winnie followed Harry everywhere and slept under his cot every night. Before long, she became...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Henry Holt and Company 2015

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

Summary: Inept, but lovable, Salman comes to help his sister-in-law tend to his holy terror nephews while Salman's brother is off fighting in Iraq. In order to make ends meet and keep the family together, Salman must take on a humiliating job as a giant blue corporate mascot. This proves to be more challenging than he originally thought.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 2008

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Movie Kabluey 2007

Kerby, Mona.

Summary: In 1888, Owney, a stray terrier puppy, finds a home in the Albany, New York, post office and becomes its official mascot as he rides the mail train through the Adirondacks and beyond, criss-crossing the United States, into Canada and Mexico, and eventually traveling around the world by mail boat in 132 days.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar Straus Giroux 2008

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE FIC KER

Weintraub, Robert

Summary: Tells the incredible true story of Frank Williams, a radarman in Britain's Royal Air Force, and Judy, a purebred pointer, who met as prisoners of war during World War II. Judy, who became the war's only official canine POW, was a fiercely loyal dog who sensed danger-warning her fellow prisoners of imminent attacks and, later, protecting them from brutal beatings. Frank and Judy's friendship, an...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2016

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 940.54 WEI

Summary: "Dog Jack" is the story of a slave boy and his dog who escape the master's plantation, join the union army, and have to face their former master on the battlefield. The story is inspired by the historical true-life adventures of the beloved mascot of the Pennsylvania 102nd, who was so prized by his regiment for his skills in battle that he was twice exchanged for a Confederate prisoner of war.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Screen Media Ventures 2012

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Wales, Dirk

Summary: The true story of Owney, the traveling dog, taking a trip around the world in 132 days.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Great Plains Press 2003

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George, Isabel.

Summary: From horses and elephants carrying armies, to dogs parachuting from planes and dolphins detecting mines, animals have played a part in some of the bloodiest battles in history. Their stories are as compelling and tragic as those of the soldiers they served.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Usborne 2006

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Summary: Aflac's duck "spokesman" has proven to be an overwhelming success, indelibly quacking the insurance company's name into the pop culture landscape. In the conceptual stage, however, the mascot was a risky choice. This ABC News program features Aflac CEO Dan Amos, whose controversial decisions-including championing the duck symbol-have led the company to prosperity. Amos discusses several of his...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2008

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Calkhoven, Laurie

Summary: Military animals explores amazing creatures that have aided militaries on land, by air, and at sea. Learn how elephants, bats, monkeys, cats, and even glowworms helped out in times of war.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Inc. 2015

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 355.42 CAL

Falligant, Erin

Summary: Learn all about what Guinea Pigs need to be happy and playful pets. ¡Las mascotas! Las amamos y las cuidamos mucho. Aprende todo sobre qué necesitan los Cobayos para estar felices y ser mascotas juguetonas.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH FAL

Anderson, Jessica Lee

Summary: "Pets! We love them, and we take good care of them. Learn all about what Frogs need to be happy and healthy pets = ¡Las mascotas! Las amamos y las cuidamos mucho. Aprende todo sobre que necesitan las Ranas para estar felices y ser mascotas saludables" -- Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH AND

Enss, Chris

Summary: Colorado Territory in 1864 wasn't merely the wild west, it was a land in limbo while the Civil War raged in the east and politics swirled around its potential admission to the union. The territorial governor, John Evans, had ambitions on the national stage should statehood occur--and he was joined in those ambitions by a local pastor and erstwhile Colonel in the Colorado militia, John...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: TwoDot 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 978 ENS

Williams, Gail

Summary: Pets! We love them, and we take good care of them. Learn all about what Fish need to be happy and healthy pets = ¡Las mascotas! Las amamos y las cuidamos mucho. Aprende todo sobre que necesitan los Peces para estar felices y ser mascotas saludables" -- Page 4 of cover.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Cantata Learning 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Foreign Language, Call number: JE SPANISH WIL

Lawrence, Jake

Summary: Sports. Everyone has their favorite. Teen Dog prefers to get his workout on the street skateboarding. But high school would not be what it is without football teams, cheerleaders, mascots, and the big game. Clear eyes, full hearts, Teen Dog.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: BOOM! Studios 2014

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Hart, Christopher.

Summary: The author's distinctive step-by-step approach to drawing manja shoujo, funny mascots, magical boys, fighting teams, and supporting characters is accompanied by detailed instructions on how to design layouts.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Watson-Guptill 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA 741.2 HAR

Cawthon, Scott

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Ten years after the murders at Freddy Fazbear's Pizza, Charlie and her childhood friends get together on the anniversary of the event at the abandoned pizza place to find that the four animatronic entertainment mascots have changed.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic, Inc. 2016

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Summary: Digitally remastered Doctor Who classic The Green Death Special Edition! When a man is found dead with his skin glowing green in an abandoned mine, it's not long before the Doctor, Jo Grant and UNIT head to Wales to investigate.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: BBC Video 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in British Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD BRITISH TV DOC