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Pasternack, Sofiya

Summary: In an alternate ninth century, twelve-year-old Anya and a new friend face a Viking and a tsar to protect the water dragon that saved her life, putting her family's home at risk.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Versify, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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

Pasternak, Harley.

Summary: This personal trainer to major stars and sports figures presents his five-week program for achieving a celebrity body by working out less and eating more. Shows the five moves for his five five-minute workout cycles (totaling twenty-five minutes) five days a week, explains how to do this at home or at the gym, includes recipes and a five-week meal plan for five meals a day, and each meal takes...

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Publisher / Publication Date: G.P. Putnam's Sons 2004

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Samatar, Sofia.

Summary: Jevick, the pepper merchant's son, has been raised on stories of Olondria, a distant land where books are as common as they are rare in his home. When his father dies and Jevick takes his place on the yearly selling trip to Olondria, Jevick's life is as close to perfect as he can imagine. But just as he revels in Olondria's Rabelaisian Feast of Birds, he is pulled drastically off course and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Small Beer Press 2013

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAM

Pasternak, Anna

Summary: The heartbreaking story of the love affair between Boris Pasternak, the author of Doctor Zhivago, and Olga Ivinskaya—the true tragedy behind the timeless classic When Stalin came into power in 1924, the Communist government began persecuting dissident writers. Though Stalin spared the life of Boris Pasternak—whose novel-in-progress, Doctor Zhivago, was suspected of being anti-Soviet—he...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ecco, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 920 PAS

Pasternak, Mariana.

Summary: A meditation on the dynamics of female friendship describes the author's life-defining relationship with Martha Stewart, relating the common experiences that bonded them and the factors that resulted in their estrangement.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins 2010

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 338.7 PAS

Grant, Sofia

Summary: "In the 1940s and 50s, women who needed a fast divorce went to Nevada to live on a ranch with other women in the same boat. Francie Meeker and Vi Carothers were sold a bill of goods: find a man, marry him in a white wedding gown, and live happily ever after. These best friends never expected to be on the train to Reno, those 'lies in white dresses' shattered, their marriages over. On board the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an Imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: P GRA

Finn, Peter

Summary: The dramatic, until-now-untold story of how a forbidden book in the Soviet Union became a secret CIA weapon in the ideological battle between East and West.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 891.73 FIN

Pasternak, Carol

Summary: With the help of close-up photography, readers will learn how to raise and release monarch butterflies.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Firefly Books 2012

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1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 595.789 Pas

Pasternak, Judy

Summary: "Yellow Dirt offers readers a window into a dark chapter of modern history that still reverberates today. From the 1940s into the early twenty-first century, the United States knowingly used and discarded an entire tribe for the sake of atomic bombs. Secretly, during the days of the Manhattan Project and then in a frenzy during the Cold War, the government bought up all the uranium that could...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Free Press 2010

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Benitez,Sofia

Summary: Wanting to start a business together to earn some spending money, Honey Moon and her friends have a magical idea. In the town where every day is Halloween night, Honey and friends start a dog-walking service called the Sleepy Hollow Howlers. But when the business becomes more than the girls can handle, dog-walking suddenly takes on a new leash and fur flies with disastrous and entertaining...

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Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

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1 available in J Series, Call number: J FIC BEN

Grant, Sofia

Summary: When Katie Garrett gets the unexpected news that she's received an inheritance from the grandmother she hardly knew, it couldn't have come at a better time. She flees Boston-- and her increasingly estranged husband-- and travels to rural Texas, where she's greeted by her distant cousin Scarlett. Friendly, flamboyant, eternally optimistic, Scarlett couldn't be more different from sensible Katie....

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Publisher / Publication Date: Center Point Large Print 2019

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Grant, Sofia

Summary: "World War II has ended and American women are shedding their old clothes for the gorgeous new styles. Voluminous layers of taffeta and tulle, wasp waists, and beautiful colors, all so welcome after years of sensible styles and strict rationing. Jeanne Brink and her sister Peggy both had to weather every tragedy the war had to offer: Jeanne without the fianc©♭ she's counted on, Peggy now a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2017

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FICTION GRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Grant 2017

Lundberg, Sofia

1 hold on 7 copies

Summary: Living alone in her Stockholm apartment, a ninety-six-year-old woman reminisces through the pages of a long-kept address book before starting to write down stories from her past, unlocking family secrets in unexpectedly beneficial ways.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC LUN

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1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC LUN
1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC LUN

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FICTION LUN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FUN LUN

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1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Lundberg 2019

Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich

Summary: "Boris Pasternak's Widely acclaimed novel comes gloriously to life in a magnificent new translation by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhnosky, the award-winning translators of war and Peace and Anna Karenina, and to whom The New York Review of Books declared, "the English-speaking world is indebted." First published in Italy in 1957 amid international controversy--the novel was banned in the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 2010

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION PAS

Grant, Sofia

Summary: When Katie Garrett gets the unexpected news that she's received an inheritance from the grandmother she hardly knew, it couldn't have come at a better time. She flees Boston - and her increasingly estranged husband - and travels to rural Texas. There, she's greeted by her distant cousin Scarlett. Friendly, flamboyant, eternally optimistic, Scarlett couldn't be more different from sensible...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow 2018

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC GRA

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC GRA

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FICTION GRA

Hellsten, Sofia

Summary: In The Japanese Table Sofia Hellsten celebrates her love of Japan with the simple recipes that are the backbone of Japanese home cooking. Based on the ichijuu-sansai tradition - which literally means 'one soup, three dishes' - uncomplicated, delicious small plates are served with steamed rice, and can be enjoyed any time of day. Each ingredient is treated like royalty, and recipes include...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Hardie Grant Books 2019

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Samatar, Sofia

Summary: Four women-- a soldier, a scholar, a poet, and a socialite-- are caught up on opposing sides of a violent revolution. Using the sword, pen, body, and voice, the four struggle not just to survive, but to make history.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Small Beer Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC SAM

Sofia, Maija

Format: sound recording-musical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2020

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Summary: A poet and surgeon, husband and lover finds his life disrupted by war. It alters the lives of many, including Tonya, the gentle woman he marries and Lara, the woman he cannot forget.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: 2010

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1 available in Romance DVDs, Call number: DVD ROMANCE DOC

Daud, Somaiya

Summary: In a world dominated by the brutal Vathek empire, eighteen-year-old Amani is a dreamer. She dreams of what life was like before the occupation; she dreams of writing poetry like the old-world poems she adores; she dreams of receiving a sign from Dihya that one day, she, too, will have adventure, and travel beyond her isolated home. But when adventure comes for Amani, it is not what she expects:...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Flatiron Books 2018

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC DAU

Mofina, Rick.

Summary: Lisa Palmer has barely recovered from the sudden death of her husband when she is drawn into a new nightmare. On her way home from upstate New York, Lisa stops at a service center minutes before an armored car heist. Four men are executed before her eyes—one, an off-duty FBI agent she tried to help. Now Lisa is the FBI's secret witness and the key to finding the fugitive killers. FBI agent...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: MIRA 2012

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Safina, Carl

Summary: The story of an ancient sea turtle and what its survival says about our future. The decline of sea turtles in Pacific waters and their surprising recovery in the Atlantic illuminate what can go both wrong and right from human interventions, and teach us lessons that can be applied to restore health to the world's oceans. The only surviving species of its suborder, the leatherback is an...

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Publisher / Publication Date: Holt 2006

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 597.9289 SAF

Pasternak, Boris Leonidovich

Summary: Yuri Zhivago, doctor and poet, lives and loves during the first three decades of 20th-century Russia.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1991

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1 available in Adult, Call number: FIC Pasternak

Minney, Safia.

Summary: Annotation Naked Fashioninvites you to join the movement of consumers, entrepreneurs, and creative professionals who are using their purchasing power, talents, and experience to make fashion more sustainable.Anyone with an active interest in fashion and where our clothes come from or looking for a career in fashion and the media will find inspiration and advice on how to make a...

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Publisher / Publication Date: New Internationalist 2011

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