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Stern, Scott W.

Summary: In 1918, shortly after her eighteenth birthday, Nina McCall was told to report to the local health officer to be examined for sexually transmitted infections. Confused and humiliated, Nina did as she was told, and the health officer performed a hasty (and invasive) examination and quickly diagnosed her with gonorrhea. Insisting she could not possibly have an STI, Nina was coerced into...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Beacon Press 2018

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.74 STE

Rand, Johnathan.

Summary: When Jessica Harrison and Rachel Owens visit the Mall of America with their class, it's bound to be a lot of fun. After all-- it's the biggest mall in the world! But things aren't quite right at the mall. When Jessica and Rachel investigate, they discover something terrifying: Mannequins-- plastic dummies-- are coming to life!

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: AudioCraft Pub. 2003

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J AC 8

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

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC RAN

Summary: Henry Louis Gates, Jr. finds out who we are and where we come from.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: PBS Distribution 2014

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Summary: The tale of two former Texas Rangers who leave the South Texas town of Lonesome Dove on an epic 2500-mile cattle drive to the lush ranch country of Montana. From the re-created towns to the vast plains to the expansive cattle drive and heart-stopping stampede, it is an inspiring and enlighting experience, certain to change your views of our American heritage.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Hallmark Home Entertainment 2000

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1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV Series Lonesome 2000

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1 available in Western DVDs, Call number: DVD WESTERN LON

1 hold on 3 copies

Summary: In 2010, the eyes of the world turned to Chile, where 33 miners had been buried alive by the catastrophic explosion and collapse of a 100-year-old gold and copper mine. Over the next 69 days, an international team worked night and day in a desperate attempt to rescue the trapped men as their families and friends, as well as millions of people globally, waited and watched anxiously for any sign...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD 33 RATED PG-13

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2 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA THI

McCain, John

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House Pub. 1999

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 MCC

McCain, John

Summary: Congressman John McCain explains how he learned about life and honor from his grandfather and father, both four-star admirals in the U.S. Navy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 McCAIN, JOHN MCC

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.9 MCC

McCain, John

Summary: The Navy veteran and U.S. senator describes the military careers of his grandfather and father, his own experiences as a POW in Vietnam, and his political career.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 973.9092 MCC

Willner, Nina

Summary: "In this illuminating and deeply moving memoir, a former American military intelligence officer goes beyond traditional Cold War espionage tales to tell the true story of her family--of five women separated by the Iron Curtain for more than forty years, and their miraculous reunion after the fall of the Berlin Wall. Forty Autumns makes visceral the pain and longing of one family forced to live...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2016

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

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1 available in Adult, Call number: B WILLNER

Turner, Tina

Summary: The rock & roll legend examines her illustrious career and complicated personal life, from her darkest hours to her happiest moments.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2018

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 TURNER, TINA TUR

Lavies, Bianca.

Summary: Text and photographs describe the physical characteristics, eating habits, reproduction, and infancy of the nine-banded armadillo.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dutton 1989

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 599.31 LAV

Riggs, Kate

Summary: "A basic exploration of the appearance, behavior, and habitat of armadillos, the distinctively armored American mammals. Also included is a story from folklore explaining how armadillos became musical"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Creative Education, Creative Paperbacks 2018

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 599.3 RIG

Ling, Laura

Summary: The never-before-told story of Laura Ling's capture by the North Koreans and the role her sister played in bringing about her rescue with the help of President Bill Clinton. A piercing look inside the world's most secretive nation as well as a moving tale of sisterhood and love.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2010

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

Bair, Deirdre.

Summary: Biography of controversial author Anaïs Nin, known for her erotic books and many affairs, especially the one with fellow writer Henry Miller, with information taken from Nin's extensive diaries and interviews with family, friends, and enemies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Putnam 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 NIN, ANAIS BAI

Young, Judy

Summary: In 1572 Beijing, when a nine-year-old boy is named Emperor of China, Hu Wan offers the gift of a cricket cage carved from a gourd he and his grandfather grew.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Sleeping Bear Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE YOU

Hilderbrand, Elin

42 holds on 19 copies

Summary: Four siblings experience the drama, intrigue, and upheaval of a summer when everything changed , in New York Times bestselling author Elin Hilderbrand's first historical novel. Welcome to the most tumultuous summer of the twentieth century. It's 1969, and for the Levin family, the times they are a-changing. Every year the children have looked forward to spending the summer at their...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC HIL

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

De Paola, Tomie

Summary: After helping Strega Nona plant her vegetable garden just so, Big Anthony takes some extra seeds and sows another garden willy nilly, then must find a way to deal with the consequences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE DEP

Edsel, Robert M.

Summary: "As the most destructive war in history ravaged Europe, many of the world's most cherished cultural objects were in harm's way. The Greatest Treasure Hunt in History recounts the astonishing true story of eleven men and one woman who risked their lives amidst the bloodshed of World War II to preserve churches, libraries, monuments, and works of art that for centuries defined the heritage of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Focus, an imprint of Scholastic Inc. 2019

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 940.53 EDS

Summary: After the defeat of their old arch nemesis, The Shredder, the Turtles have grown apart as a family. Master Splinter, their sensei, is struggling to keep them together. He becomes worried when strange things begin brewing in New York City. Tech-industrialist tycoon Max Winters revives four ancient stone warriors and enlists the help of the foot clan to help capture ancient monsters.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Warner Home Video 2007

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2 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY TMN

Summary: Fox Mulder and Dana Scully track suspicious cases that may be attributed to the supernatural or involve interplanetary activity. Memorable moments from this season include Mulder's appearance on Jerry Springer's talk show and Scully working with her partner to fake Mulder's death.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 20th Century Fox Home Entertainment 2005

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Mosley, Walter.

Summary: Investigating the murder of a client he initially refused to help, Leonid navigates difficult personal elements in his own life while uncovering dark secrets about the victim's old-money family and its missing heiress.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Doubleday 2015

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MOS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: M MOS

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1 available in Adult, Call number: MYSTERY MOS

Mayhew, James

Summary: At the art museum, while her grandmother dozes, Katie steps into the painting of the Mona Lisa and together they have adventures with the characters from four other well-known Renaissance paintings. Includes informationabout the artists.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Orchard Books 1999

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE MAY

Summary: The life stories of the five Marines and one Naval officer that were forever immortalized as a symbol of WWII by raising the American flag at the battle of Iwo Jima.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: DreamWorks Pictures 2007

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1 available in Drama DVDs, Call number: DVD DRAMA FLA

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD DVD MOVIE

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD FLA RATED R

Vardalos, Nia

Summary: The popular actress shares her story of adopting a preschooler, relating her parenting experiences while discussing innovative ways to conquer the challenges new moms face.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperOne 2013

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 VARDALOS, NIA VAR