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Summary: What if your memory suddenly vanished? What if you could no longer summon up any recollections of your mother's embrace, a best friend's confidences, or the moment you first met your spouse? What if you couldn't even remember yourself, not your name, your school, where you worked, or even the face of the total stranger staring back at you from the mirror? If all of these memories were gone,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2011

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2 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.12 MEM
Call number: DVD 153.12 MEM

Budson, Andrew E.

Summary: "As you age, you may find yourself worrying about your memory. Where did I put those car keys? What time was my appointment? What was her name again? With more than 41 million Americans over the age of 65 in the United States, the question becomes how much (or, perhaps, what type) of memory loss is to be expected as one gets older and what should trigger a visit to the doctor. Seven Steps to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.83 BUD

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 616.83 BUD

Empson, Jo

Summary: "A silly, fun version of the game "telephone"--In which a grocery list committed to memory goes playfully awry"-

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Empson 2016

Franklin, Ruth.

Summary: What is the difference between writing a novel about the Holocaust and fabricating a memoir? Are Holocaust writings, by their very nature, exempt from criticism and interpretation? Do narratives about the Holocaust have a special obligation to be truthful--that is, faithful to the facts of history? Is a fictional account of the Holocaust, in the words of Elie Wiesel, "an insult to the dead"? In...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2011

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 809 FRA

Young, Suzanne

Summary: When Tatum's boyfriend, Weston, loses his memories of her in The Program, they decide to undergo The Adjustment, where Tatum's memories of their time together are implanted into Weston's mind, but trouble lies ahead when Weston's emotions do not match the experiences.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Pulse 2017

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC YOU

Korman, Gordon

Summary: Chase does not remember falling off the roof, in fact he does not remember anything about himself, and when he gets back to middle school he begins to learn who he was through the reactions of the other kids--trouble is, he really is not sure he likes the Chase that is being revealed, but can he take the opportunity amnesia has provided and restart his life?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2017

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2 available in Juvenile, Call number: J FIC KOR

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

Lowry, Lois

Summary: Given his lifetime assignment at the Ceremony of Twelve, Jonas becomes the receiver of memories shared by only one other. He then learns the terrible truth about the Community.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Moretti, Kate

Summary: Fifteen years ago, Lilith Wade was arrested for the brutal murder of six women. After a death row conviction, media frenzy, and the release of an unauthorized biography, her thirty-year-old daughter Edie Beckett is just trying to survive out of the spotlight. She's a recovering alcoholic with a dead-end city job and an unhealthy codependent relationship with her brother. Edie also has a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2018

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: LP FIC MOR

Peevyhouse, Parker

Summary: The only thing worse than being locked in is facing what you locked out. Rett Ward knows how to hide. He's had six years of practice at Walling Home, the state-run boarding school where he learned how to keep his head down to survive. But when Rett wakes up locked in a small depot with no memory of how he got there, he can't hide. Not from the stranger in the next room. Or from the fact that...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Tor Teen 2018

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Summary: A card game of visual recall designed for one or more players. Players use their memory to locate and collect matching pairs of picture cards.

Format: three dimensional object

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Games, Call number: J Memory Game Despicable Me

Cameron, Sharon

Summary: Nadia lives in the city of Canaan, where life is safe and structured, hemmed in by white stone walls and no memory of what came before. But every twelve years the city descends into the bloody chaos of the Forgetting, a day of no consequences and no remorse, when each person's memories--of parents, children, love, life, and self--are lost and forgotten. Unless they have been written. In Canaan,...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

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Dittrich, Luke

Summary: In the late 1930s, in asylums and hospitals across America, a group of renowned neurosurgeons worked to develop and refine a new class of brain operation--the lobotomy--that they hoped would eradicate everything from schizophrenia to homosexuality. These "psychosurgeons," as they called themselves, occupied a gray zone between medical research and medical practice, and ended up subjecting...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8 DIT

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 616.85 DIT

Forte, Lauren

Summary: Olivia is inspired to save her memories in a time capsule. She is also determined to find the time capsule that Grandma made when she was a little girl. After all, she needs to get ideas about what to put in her own! What will Olivia want to remember when she's all grown up?

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon Spotlight 2015

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1 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE OLI

Henner, Marilu.

Summary: If you could remember the confidence you felt when your prom date said yes, could it embolden you to ask for a raise today? Would the details of your early days with a heartbreaking ex help you recognize the potential red flags in a new romance? Marilu Henner says, "Yes!" In this revolutionary book, the author and memory expert helps you develop the ability to remember more of your past, to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153 HEN

Nielsen, Jennifer A.

Summary: Now firmly on the side of the Coracks, sixteen-year-old Kestra Dallisor plans to use the magic Olden Blade to kill the evil Lord Endrick, but when she fails, Endrick turns her into one of his Ironheart soldiers, without any memory of her rebellion, and bound to obey him, his spy within the Coracks; the rebel Simon is desperate to return her to the Kestra he loves, but he is reluctant to use the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholastic Press 2019

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION NIE

Ogawa, Yōko

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "On an unnamed island off an unnamed coast, objects are disappearing: first hats, then ribbons, birds, roses--until things become much more serious. Most of the island's inhabitants are oblivious to these changes, while those few imbued with the power to recall the lost objects live in fear of the draconian Memory Police, who are committed to ensuring that what has disappeared remains...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2019

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Small, Gary W.

Summary: Includes a brain fitness program developed by Dr. Small to help people improve their mental performance through diet, drugs, mental exercises and more.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Hyperion 2002

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 153.14 SMA

Wolf, Jennifer Shaw

Summary: Allie lost everything the night her boyfriend, Trip, died in a horrible car accident-including her memory of the event. She doesn't remember driving on the cliff road. She doesn't recall jumping from the truck just before Trip lost control. As their small town mourns his death, Allie is afraid to remember because doing so means delving into what she's kept hidden for so long, the horrible...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker Books, an imprint of Bloomsbury 2014

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC WOL

Summary: When Dory, the forgetful blue tang, suddenly remembers she has a family who may be looking for her, she, Marlin, and Nemo take off on a life-changing quest to find them, with help from Hank, a cantankerous octopus; Bailey, a beluga whale who's convinced his biological sonar skills are on the fritz; and Destiny, a nearsighted whale shark!

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: [Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment] 2016

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1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY FIN

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1 available in Browsing Hot DVDs, Call number: DVD Family Finding 2016

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1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD Fi

Summary: A handsome stranger tries to convince a lovely young woman that they had a passionate affair a year ago, 'perhaps at Marienbad, ' but she claims not to remember him. He haunts her mind with images by mixing memory and fantasy, fear and desire.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Fox Lorber Home Video 1999

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2 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN LAS

Adler, David A.

Summary: When Cam Jansen and her friend Eric go the music store at the mall for the latest CD by the Triceratops Pops band, Cam uses her photographic memory to foil a crime.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2004

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

Amen, Daniel G.

Summary: Brain imaging research demonstrates that memory loss actually starts in the brain decades before you have any symptoms. Learn the actions you can take to help not just prevent memory loss later in life, but to begin restoring the memory you may have already lost. Expert physician Dr. Amen reveals how a multipronged strategy-including dietary changes, physical and mental exercises, and spiritual...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 616.83 AME

Friis, Agnete

Summary: Jacob, a middle-aged architect living in Copenhagen, is in the alcohol-soaked throes of a bitter divorce when he receives an unexpected call from his great-uncle Anton, who is in his nineties and still lives with his brother Anders on their rural Jutland farm--a place Jacob hasn't visited since the summer of 1978. Anton asks Jacob to answer the question that has haunted them both for decades:...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2019

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

Fry, Ronald W.

Summary: A comprehensive course for students of all ages which shares the keys to academic success, explaining how to write papers, improve one's memory, manage time, ace tests, enhance reading skills, develop good study habits, and take effective notes.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: HighBridge 1996

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1 available in Playaway, Call number: PA 371.3 FRY