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Elkeles, Simone.

Summary: When wealthy, seemingly perfect Brittany and Alex Fuentes, a gang member from the other side of town, develop a relationship after Alex discovers that Brittany is not exactly who she seems to be, they must face the disapproval of their schoolmates--and others.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2009

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA FIC ELK

Elkeles, Simone.

Summary: When he returns to Illinois and the gang culture on the south side of Fairfield after six years in Colorado, high school senior Luis Fuentes, who dreams of becoming an astronaut, falls for a girl and enters a dark world after learning some disturbing news about his family.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker 2011

Copies Available at Woodmere

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

Elkeles, Simone

Summary: Carlos, who lives with his older brother Alex, a college student and ex-gang member, is not ready to give up his wild ways until he meets a shy classmate named Kiara and becomes unwillingly involved in a drug ring.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury 2015

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

Birch, Kate Jarvik

Summary: Ella is a genetically engineered human, bred in a kennel, and trained to be subservient to her master, but when she is bought by a congressman as a playmate for his daughter, Ella unexpectedly starts to develop a connection with his son.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Entangled Publishing, LLC 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION BIR

Keene, Carolyn.

Summary: Nancy poses as a beauty pagaent contestant to help uncover the truth about her friend, Portia Leoni, whose crown was taken away from her after she was accused of shoplifting.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Aladdin Paperbacks 2008

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1 available in Juvenile Fiction Series, Call number: J FIC KEE

Summary: A world without teenage angst, PMS, and mid-life crisis; a life without hair loss and wrinkles: are these products of wishful thinking, or genuine scientific possibilities? In this program, scientists from the University of Wisconsin and the Life Extension Institute in Palm Springs strive to answer that question through their intriguing research. Clinical studies into hormone supplements for...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: Whether it is due to a specific time of life or a particular style of living, hormones are believed to alter moods and erode bodily health. In this program, endocrinologist Lorraine Fitzpatrick, of the Mayo Clinic; a woman who has kept a video diary charting her monthly bouts with PMS; and a cast of teens and seniors investigate how hormones affect different stages of life, such as puberty and...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: From the womb to old age, it is believed that hormones have a powerful impact on gender and sexuality. Drawing on the research of Roger Gorski, professor of neurobiology at UCLA, and Donatella Marazzitti, of Pisa University, this program explores both the role of sex hormones and the biochemistry of love. Case studies of transgendering and a condition in which a woman's body produces an excess...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2006

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Summary: For everyone who loves travel and trying the local delicacies, this beautifully illustrated hardback is the must have handbook to a year's worth of perfect weekends around the world for food lovers. Featured trails include the an homage to Buenos Aires steak, cozy wintertime French Canadian cuisine, Puglia's distinctive dishes, and Parisian patisserie. Each trail is an itinerary, detailing when...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Lonely Planet Global Limited 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 910 FOO

Nissenberg, Gilda

Summary: Presents a collection of exercises and examples that cover all aspects of Spanish grammar.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.2 NIS

Richmond, Dorothy Devney

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: This book gives you the tools and practice you need to expand your Spanish lexicon and sharpen your speaking and writing skills.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill Education 2018

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Summary: In the first lesson, five aqueous solutions are tested for degrees of acidity and alkalinity. The nature of acids and bases is examined. In lesson two, table salt is produced by mixing small pieces of aluminum with solutions of hydrochloric acid and sodium hydroxide. Current flow in acid, neutral, and alkaline solutions is demonstrated. An experiment using ammonia water and dry ice tests...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Woods, Sherryl

Summary: When she meets charismatic playboy Mack Carlton who regularly visits her young patient, Dr. Beth Browning falls in love with this man, despite her own wariness to embark on a new relationship due to past betrayals.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Adult, Call number: Fiction Woods 2016

Richmond, Dorothy Devney

Summary: A revolutionary approach to help you learn 4,000 Spanish words without boring memorization or drills Unlike vocabulary guides or flashcards that require rote memorization or boring drills, this Practice Makes Perfect guide utilizes Spanish suffixes to give you all the tools you need to build a rich Spanish vocabulary--without an over-reliance on using a dictionary. You will be able to harness...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill Education 2015

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.2 RIC

Birch, Kate Jarvik

Summary: Ella was genetically engineered to be the perfect pet—graceful, demure...and kept. In a daring move, she escaped her captivity and took refuge in Canada. But while she can think and act as she pleases, the life of a liberated pet is just as confining as the Congressman’s gilded cage. Her escape triggered a backlash, and now no one's safe, least of all the other pets. But she's trapped, unable...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Entangled Teen 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION BIR

Walters, Mac.

Summary: Mass Effect 2 & 3 lead writer Mac Walters returns with an essential story from BioWare's massively anticipated video game Mass Effect 3! The Omega space station is the center of lawlessness in the galaxy, a den of vice ruled by the deadly asari Aria. It is also a strategic foothold in a galaxy-wide power struggle, and when the station comes under attack from a new threat unleashed by the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dark Horse 2012

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Prince, Jefferson B.

Summary: We all experience unhappinesśbut for some, sadness, stress, and negative thoughts can become a regular part of our lives, no matter how good things may be going. There is a place between basic sadness and diagnosed clinical depression called almost depression. Through engaging stories along with their professional experience, Jefferson B. Prince, M.D. and Shelly Carson, Ph.D. outline the...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Perseus Distribution Services 2013

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 616.8527 PRI

Summary: Because of its wide availability, NaCl is the starting material for many inorganic chemicals. In this program, salt is seen being pumped to the surface from deposits of 1011 tons in salt fields as a brine solution, and into a chemical plant where chlorine and sodium hydroxide are produced by electrolysis. Three types of cells used to separate the products at the anode and cathode-mercury...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: This program traces the water cycle, beginning with the collection of rainwater in rivers and lakes, in great detail through a water treatment plant, to some of the places where water is used, and finally back into the atmosphere. Treatment of the water begins with the use of chlorine to destroy organisms; the water is then filtered through various sedimentation tanks to remove solid matter....

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Richmond, Dorothy Devney

Summary: Mastering verb tenses in another language can be challenging. This accessible workbook provides a clear and engaging presentation of all aspects of Spanish verbs, combined with extensive practice that is ideal for beginning and intermediate language learners. There are plenty of examples illustrating why and when to use certain verb tenses. With numerous skill-building exercises, comprehensive...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill Education 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468.2 RIC

Yates, Jean.

Summary: Nervous that you're not ready to strike up a conversation with a native Spanish speaker? This book helps you overcome that obstacle and before you know it, you'll be speaking comfortably in your new native language. Practice Makes Perfect: Spanish Conversation is organized around twelve units that present realistic conversational situations, from making introductions to giving opinions and from...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: McGraw-Hill Education 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 468 YAT

Summary: Iron ore is reduced and manufactured into steel in a modern plant where, in a continuous process, ore is crushed and mixed with coke and then fed into the top of a blast furnace. Molten iron flows off from the bottom; slag is skimmed off; and iron is converted to steel by blowing oxygen through it to remove residual carbon, adding lime and magnesium powder to remove other trace solid...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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Summary: Limestone, or calcium carbonate-made of the skeletons of billions of sea creatures-is mined in large quantities. Carefully blasted out of the ground, it is first crushed with huge pestles to eliminate large boulders, then passed through a series of sieves to separate large chunks for further crushing. When sufficiently small, it is washed to remove clay, dust, and sand. The grades are...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2007

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Summary: In lesson one, heat is used to distill ethanol. Iodine distilled from seaweed demonstrates the chemical phenomenon of sublimation. The principle of chromatography is explored by studying color pigments in water-base pens. Lesson two studies salt dissolution. Degrees of solubility are measured by dissolving quantities of boric acid at different temperatures. Recrystallization is achieved. In...

Format: software, multimedia

Publisher / Publication Date: Films Media Group 2005

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