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Summary: Mark is a desperate unemployed writer who lives in a world where everyone unfailingly tells the truth. People don't even know what fiction is. Every thought, no matter how humiliating or harsh, tumbles out unvarnished. Then one day, Mark becomes so desperate he concocts a lie. In a world where everyone is unfailingly honest, a lie is believed with total and absolute gullibility. Mark can get...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Distributed by Warner Home Video 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Hest, Amy.

Summary: A boy and his dog hike to the top of a very tall, snowy hill where they play, enjoy a snack, and then share their favorite book before sledding home.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Amazon Children's Publishing 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HES

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1 available in Reference Office, Call number: STO HES

Hest, Amy

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Summary: When winter arrives, Little Miss Bear does not want to go to sleep for the season for fear that she will miss everything, but Mother Bear reassures her that everyone will be waiting when Little Miss wakes up in the spring.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

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Hest, Amy.

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Summary: Baby Duck needs a bath and so does her cozy blanket.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2002

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Hest, Amy.

Summary: On a rainy day when Baby Duck is sick with a cold, her grandfather cheers her up by showing her family photographs.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2004

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Summary: Tillsammans, ('Together' in English), is a commune in the heart of Stockholm, still going strong in 1975, long after most members of youth culture have abandoned their notions of free love, harmoniously integrated extended families, and naive political idealism in favor of jobs, discos, and TV sitcoms. The commune's 'leader' is sweet, conflict-avoiding Goran. The arrival of his conventional,...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Memfis Film 2004

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

Hest, Amy.

Summary: On Charley's first night, when it was snowing, Henry tells his new puppy, "This is home".

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Hest 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: When Sam has a cough, Mrs. Bear tends to him all through the cold night.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2002

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Hes

Hest, Amy.

Summary: When Baby Duck is not sure she is ready to get into the pool with the swim team, her grandfather encourages her.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2002

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HES

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: "After a young boy's beloved dog dies, the boy encounters a stray dog on the beach. At first, the boy is not interested in having another dog as a pet, but as he walks and plays on the beach, he gradually becomes interested in taking care of the stray dog as a pet"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Book for Young Readers 2016

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Hest, Amy.

Summary: Maggie, who writes stories, and her cousin Brette, who paints pictures, combine their talents to create the grandest present ever for their grandmother Nana's birthday.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Morrow Junior Books 1993

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: When Sam has a cough, Mrs. Bear tends to him all through the cold night.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2002

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

Hest, Amy.

Summary: Even after a story, being tucked in, and warm milk, Sam is not ready to go to sleep until his mother kisses him good-night.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2001

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Hes

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: "Little Chick wants her small carrot to grow tall, and her kite to fly high, up in the sky. And she wants to reach her star so she can put it in her pocket. Here are three gentle stories about Little Chick, who is very patient, and tries very hard, and stretches very high, all with the help of her wise Old-Auntie."--jacket

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Pr. 2009

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: Despite her mother's reminder that "navy blue is what you always get," Gabby begs her tailor grandfather to make her a beautiful purple fall coat.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Four Winds Press 1986

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: A thirteen-year-old Jewish orphan reluctantly leaves her grandmother and immigrates to New York City, where she works for three years sewing lace and earning money to bring Grandmother to the United States, too.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2003

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Contents: Mahogany wood (Only A Mother) -- Bach is dead (Idiot Flesh) -- Time's up (Heavy Vegetable) -- Everyone comes to the freak show (Frank Pahl) -- Constantinople (Borgia Popes) -- What could the matter be (UBZUB) -- Union local 282 electrocutioner (Thinking Fellers) -- Firefly/Vinegar (The Mooseheart Faith) -- 6 things to a cycle pt. 1 (Splatter Trio) -- Act of being polite (Amy Denio) -- N-err-gee...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Vaccination Records 1996

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD POP/ROCK EYE

Contents: Grazing in the grass / Friends of Distinction. -- Color him father / Winstons. -- Hey there lonely girl / Eddie Holman. -- Crumbs off the table / Glass House. -- Rainy night in Georgia / Brook Benton. -- Everybody is a star / Sly & The Family Stone. -- Give me just a little more time / Chairman of the Board. -- Didn't I (blow your mind this time) / Delfonics. -- Bells / Originals. -- Turn back...

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Rhino Records 2001

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RHYTHM AND BLUES CAN

Hest, Amy

Summary: Celebrates the endearing bond between a baby and her puppy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2017

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E HES

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy

Summary: It's a snowy day, and Grampa is coming by train for a visit. Henry can't wait for him to meet his new puppy, Charley.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE Fiction Hest 2013

Hest, Amy.

Summary: The hard-working daughter of two bakers and a perfectly nice stray dog live lonely lives in the same town, until they meet one very stormy day.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Abrams Books for Young Readers 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Hes

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: In a series of letters to her new dog, fourth-grader Annie Rossi relates her daily exploits and remembers her mother.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2012

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HES

Hest, Amy.

Summary: Harry sits on the porch with Mr. Joe Baker, an African American who is one hundred years old but can still dance and play the drums, waiting for the school bus that will take them both to the class where they are learning to read.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2004

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Hest, Amy.

Summary: Baby Duck experiences the fear of the first day of school, but with a little help from Grampa, everything turns out okay in the end.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 1999

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