Summary: Describes the life, ideas, and accomplishments of scientist Charles Darwin, and features humorous illustrations.
Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2003
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Graphic Novels, Call number: 741.5 MIL
Summary: A Chicago Cook County Jail chaplain and mass-incarceration sociologist examines the lifelong realities of a criminal record, demonstrating how America's justice system is less about rehabilitation and more about structured disenfranchisement.
Publisher / Publication Date: Little, Brown and Company 2021
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364.8 MIL
Summary: Alice, an enigmatic young girl, wanders through a Victorian landscape populated by the most bizarre and astonishing characters. Alice gently questions each one in turn, subtly mocking their middle-class English values.
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: 2 Entertain 2010
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Family DVDs, Call number: DVD FAMILY ALI
Summary: Tatooine-- a harsh desert world where farmers toil in the heat of two suns while trying to protect themselves and their loved ones from the marauding Tusken Raiders. A backwater planet on the edge of civilized space. And an unlikely place to find a Jedi Master in hiding, or an orphaned infant boy on whose tiny shoulders rests the future of a galaxy.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Books on Tape 2013
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC MIL
Summary: "'I see multiple colonial governors,' says Ghanaian software entrepreneur Herman Chinery-Hesse of the international development establishment in Africa. 'We are held captive by the donor community.' The West has positioned itself as the protagonist of development, giving rise to a vast multi-billion dollar poverty industry - the business of doing good has never been better. Yet, the results...
Format: moving image
Publisher / Publication Date: www.povertyinc.org 2015