Summary: "A memoir about the author's coming of age as she grapples with her identity as an artist, her family's racial history, and her mother's death from cancer"--
Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SMITH, TRACY K SMI
Summary: " In THE LIGHT OF THE WORLD, Elizabeth Alexander--poet, mother, and wife--finds herself at an existential crossroads after the sudden death of her husband, who was just 49. Reflecting with gratitude on the exquisite beauty of her married life that was, grappling with the subsequent void, and feeling a re-energized devotion to her two teenage sons, Alexander channels her poetic sensibilities...
Publisher / Publication Date: Grand Central Publishing 2015
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 811 ALE
Summary: Teddy is a gifted dog. Raised in a cabin by a poet named Sylvan, he grew up listening to sonnets read aloud and the comforting clicking of a keyboard. Although Teddy understands words, Sylvan always told him there are only two kinds of people in the world who can hear Teddy speak: poets and children. Then one day Teddy learns that Sylvan was right. When Teddy finds Nickel and Flora trapped in a...
Publisher / Publication Date: Katherine Tegen Books, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2016
Copies Available at Woodmere1 available in Juvenile Fiction, Call number: J FIC MAC
Copies Available at Interlochen1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J Fiction MacLachlan 2016
Summary: Read about these amazing animal heroes, stories that will inspire pet owners, farm hands, anyone who has an infinity for animals and their unique behaviors.
Format: sound recording-nonmusical
Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017