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Barrows, Annie

Summary: When classmate Vanessa insists that all single children are spoiled, Ivy wonders whether she can become "unspoiled" by giving away all her clothes at school (which does not go over well with her teacher or parents)--but ultimately decides that all she needs to accomplish her goal is a little sister.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Multi-Media Kits, Call number: KIT J ORANGE IVY

Barrows, Annie

Summary: When classmate Vanessa insists that all single children are spoiled, Ivy wonders whether she can become "unspoiled" by giving away all her clothes at school (which does not go over well with her teacher or parents)--but ultimately decides that all she needs to accomplish her goal is a little sister.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2018

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD BAR

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile book on CD, Call number: J CD Fiction Barrows 2018

Roth, Carol.

Summary: Little Bunny, an only child, is so lonely that he cannot sleep, so he asks his friends Squirrel, Skunk, Porcupine, Bear, and Owl if he can stay with them, only to discover that his own bed is best.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: North South Books 2013

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1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE FICTION Roth 1999

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: JE ROT

Danziger, Paula

Summary: Upset with her parents for arguing on what she hoped would be a perfect day, Amber gets lost at a county fair when she tries to follow her best friend Justin and his family through the crowd.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2002

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR Purple Danziger 2002

De Goldi, Kate

Summary: Visiting her memory-impaired grandmother at a rest home every week, Perry discovers that her grandmother has an unconventional interest in the alphabet and becomes involved in a group project to make a personalized alphabet book.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McClelland & Stewart Ltd 2014

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

Nachman, Patricia Ann.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 1997

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: 649.1 NAC

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.1 NAC

Danziger, Paula

Summary: Upset with her parents for arguing on what she hoped would be a perfect day, Amber gets lost at a county fair when she tries to follow her best friend Justin and his family through the crowd.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Puffin Books 2003

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Beginning Readers - Rising Reader (Purple), Call number: JBR PURPLE DAN

Barrows, Annie

Summary: After a classmate insists that all single children are spoiled, Ivy wonders whether she can become "unspoiled" by giving away all her clothes at school, but decides that all she needs to accomplish her goal is a little sister.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2020

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1 available in Beginning Readers - Independent Reader (Red), Call number: JBR RED BAR

Andrews, V. C. (Virginia C.)

Summary: As lovely as one of the precious gems at her parents' jewelry store, Amber Taylor is shy and introspective--qualities misread by others as being stuck-up and superior. Facing a long, lonely summer working at the family shop, Amber's world lights up when the Matthews family suddenly moves into the house next door, a property that has stood neglected for the longest time. And when she meets...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Gallery Books 2012

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC AND

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: Fiction Andrews 2012

Newman, Susan.

Summary: Looks at the advantages and disadvantages of the single-child family, and offers tips on raising an "only."

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Broadway Books 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 649.142 NEW

Sandler, Lauren.

Summary: The author's discusses the pros and cons of being an only child.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2013

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Summary: Heredity, environment, intelligence, and family birth order all help shape the personality throughout the formative years and into adulthood. Each position in a family can influence how a child interacts with other family members and friends. This program examines the only child, the firstborn, the middle child, and the youngest child, giving insight into behaviors and attitudes that seem to be...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Dougherty, Michael Brendan

Summary: "National Review senior writer Michael Brendan Dougherty delivers a mediation on belonging, fatherhood, and nationalism, through a series of letters to his estranged Irish father. The child of an Irish man and an Irish-American woman who split up soon after he was born, Michael Brendan Dougherty grew up with an acute sense of absence. He loved his mother but longed for his father, who only...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 Dougherty 2019

Shearwater (Musical group)

Contents: Prime -- Quiet Americans -- A long time away -- Backchannels -- Filaments -- Pale kings -- Only child -- Glass bones -- Wildlife in America -- Radio silence -- Stray light at Clouds Hill.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Soundwalk Collective (Musical group)

Contents: Killer Road -- My heart is empty -- Evening of light -- Saeta -- Secret side -- Fearfully in danger (live) -- I will be seven (live) -- The sphinx (live) -- My only child.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD ELECTRONIC SOU

Astor, Pete.

Contents: Walker -- Water Tower -- One For The Ghost -- Golden Boy -- Injury Time -- Magician And Assistant -- Only Child -- Tango Uniform -- You Better Dream -- Dead Fred.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Tapete Records 2018

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

Young Fathers

Contents: I heard -- Come to life -- Only child -- Queen is dead -- Bones -- Freefalling -- Mr. Matyr -- Way down in the hole -- Ebony sky

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: Anticon Records 2013

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1 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD RAP YOU

The Highwomen

Contents: Highwomen -- Redesigning women -- Loose change -- Crowded table -- My name can't be mama -- If she ever leaves me -- Old soul -- Don't call me -- My only child -- Heaven is a honky tonk -- Cocktail and a song -- Wheels of Laredo.

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Compact Audio Disc, Call number: CD COUNTRY HIG

McDermid, Val

Summary: "Crime-writing powerhouse Val McDermid is back with an explosive new thriller that sees psychological profiler Tony Hill and ex-detective Carol Jordan grappling with the consequences of their actions and the legacy of abuse in the Catholic Church. Construction is halted on the redevelopment of an orphanage after dozens of skeletons are found buried on the grounds dating from between twenty and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC MCD

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: M MCD

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