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Miller, Kimberly Rae

Summary: Blending social history and personal experiences, an exploration of how people try to control their bodies with food reveals the struggle everyone experiences with their own bodies.

Publisher / Publication Date: Little A 2017

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MIL

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MILLER, KIMBERLY RAE MIL

Miller, Kimberly Rae.

Summary: A memoir about growing up in a cluttered and rat-infested home--the result of her father's struggle with compulsive hoarding--describes how the burden led to the author's suicide attempt and her against-all-odds bond with her parents.

Publisher / Publication Date: New Harvest/Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MILLER, KIMBERLY RAE MIL

Warren, Harry

Publisher / Publication Date: Leo. Feist Inc. 1942

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Millett, Kate.

Publisher / Publication Date: Verso 2001

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 920 MIL

Petersen, Christine.

Summary: Explores the everyday life of a colonial miller and his responsibilities, social practices, and importance to the community.

Publisher / Publication Date: Marshall Cavendish Benchmark 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 664.72 PET

Abraham, David S.

Summary: Our future hinges on a set of rare metals that few of us have even heard of. In this eye-opening book, a natural resource strategist reveals the critical importance of these transformative elements to our technological lifestyle and the consequences of our reliance upon them, including geopolitical instability and environmental degradation. To see our growing dependency, you need only look at...

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2015

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 330 ABR

Bailey, John

Summary: Louisiana, 1843: a German immigrant thinks she recognizes a young slave girl as the long-lost daughter of her German friend, but the girl has no memory of such a past, and her owner refuses to free her. In novelistic detail, historian John Bailey reconstructs the exotic sights, sounds, and smells of mid-nineteenth-century New Orleans, an "infernal motley crew" of cotton kings, decadent river...

Publisher / Publication Date: Atlantic Monthly Press 2005

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 305.8 BAI

Muelrath, Lani.

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "It's been proven that a plant-based diet is good for your weight, health, budget, and the environment, but the proof hasn't come with a game plan-until now. If you've ever wanted to make the plant-based switch but felt overwhelmed about where to start, we have good news: you don't have to do it alone. The Plant-Based Journey provides the support you need every step of the way to make your...

Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella Books, Inc. 2015

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Summary: In the midst of a dazzling and prolific career at the forefront of modern jazz innovation, Miles Davis disappears from public view for a period of five years in the late 1970s. Alone and holed up in his home, he is beset by chronic pain from a deteriorating hip, his musical voice stifled and numbed by drugs and medications, and his mind haunted my unsettling ghosts from the past.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Nordhaus, Hannah.

Summary: Recounts the experiences of John Miller, one of the foremost migratory beekeepers, who, despite mysterious epidemics that threaten American honey populations--and the nation's agribusiness--forges on and moves ahead in a new natural world.

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper Perennial 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 638 NOR

Daniel, Peter

Summary: "No longer on the outermost fringe of the food world, the raw food diet is becoming increasingly mainstream as its health benefits have become clearer and celebrities such as Demi Moore become enthusiastic converts. Eager to show that a diet that includes a high percentage of raw foods is not difficult to achieve, chefs Peter and Beryn Daniel created this beautiful, accessible cookbook and...

Publisher / Publication Date: North Atlantic Books 2011

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 641.5 Daniel 2011

Hess, Barbara.

Contents: Willem de Kooning: An Erasure 6 -- From Rotterdam to New York 10 -- De Kooning's Women: Scandal and Success 30 -- De Kooning in East Hampton: Almost a Pastorale 50 -- Launching into the Third Dimension: Sculptures 62 -- Between Remembering and Forgetting: Late Paintings, the 1970s and 1980s 72.

Publisher / Publication Date: Taschen 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 751.3 HES

Summary: ... Contains fifty genealogical sketches of heads of households living in what are today Berkshire, Hampden, Hampshire and Franklin Counties.

Publisher / Publication Date: New England Historic Genealogical Society 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Genealogy, Call number: R-GEN 929.3744 WES

Ram, Bhava.

Summary: After suffering a broken back, a botched surgery that left him disabled, and stage IV throat cancer, the author embraces the practice of yoga to heal his body, mind, and soul.

Publisher / Publication Date: BenBella Books Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 RAM, BHAVA RAM

Gynther, Dana.

Summary: "A deeply romantic story of glamor in both love and art, The Woman in the Photograph is the enchanting tale of New York socialite and model Lee Miller, whose looks and joie de vivre captured the eye of Man Ray, one of the 20th Century's defining photographers"--

Publisher / Publication Date: 2015

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Gynther 2015

Mills, Kerry

Publisher / Publication Date: Jack Mills 1925

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Sheet Music, Call number: SHM

Kirby, David

Summary: Explores the ramifications of keeping killer whales in captivity through the story of marine biologist and animal advocate Naomi Rose, whose battle against SeaWorld reached a breaking point with the highly publicized 2010 death of trainer Dawn Brancheau.

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 599.53 KIR

Miller, Mark

Summary: Pain Don't Hurt is the no-holds-barred memoir from the only professional fighter in history to return to the ring after open-heart surgery, kickboxer Mark "Fightshark" Miller--an inspiring story of family, determination, and redemption.

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 921 MILLER, MARK MIL

Bruce, Victoria

Summary: The story of one citizen's fight to preserve a US stake in the future of clean energy and the elements essential to high tech industries and national defense.

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury USA, an imprint of Bloomsbury Publishing Plc 2017

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Martin, Russell

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BEETHOVEN, LUDWIG VAN MAR

Wilson, Victoria.

Contents: U.S. census records -- Indian census, registers, and rolls -- Addresses -- Church records -- School records -- Bureau of Indian Affairs - - Military records -- Land records -- At the courthouse -- Cemeteries -- Students at Mount Pleasant in 1900 -- Students at Holy Childhood in 1920 -- Bay Mills surname index -- Company K, 1st Michigan Sharpshooters.

Publisher / Publication Date: Kinseekers Publications 1997

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1 available in Reference, Call number: GEN 929.3 WIL

Summary: How have mixed cultural signals and online social interaction impacted the average teenager's behavior? Is reducing violence, drug abuse, and dangerous sex a lost cause? This ABC News program examines those questions, presenting three eye-opening stories of teen life. First, a small Michigan town recoils from a school-hall stabbing, highlighting an alarming rise in abusive teenage...

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Lyerly, Anne Drapkin.

Summary: "Drawing on a landmark study involving more than one hundred pregnant women and mothers, a renowned OB/GYN synthesizes the secrets to a good birth medically and emotionally. Most doctors are trained to think of a "good" birth only in terms of its medicalsuccess. But Dr. Anne Lyerly knows firsthand that there are many other important elements that often get overlooked. Her three-year study of a...

Publisher / Publication Date: Avery, a member of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult, Call number: 618.2 LYE

Meltzer, Brad.

Summary: " We can all be heroes. That's the inspiring message of this New York Times Bestselling picture book biography series from historian and author Brad Meltzer When Helen Keller was very young, she got a rare disease that made her deaf and blind. Suddenly, she couldn't see or hear at all, and it was hard for her to communicate with anyone. But when she was six years old, she met someone who...

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) LLC 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 921 Keller 2015