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Alko, Selina

Summary: Presents quotes on civil rights from important and influential figures, including Queen Lili'uokalani, John Lewis, Nina Simone, and Barack Obama.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Chronicle Books 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 323.092 ALK

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: See Sharp Press 2001

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.882 BUF

Dean, Kim

1 hold on 6 copies

Summary: A collection of feel-good quotes by famous notables, including Albert Einstein, William Shakespeare, and Abraham Lincoln, echoes Pete the Cat's glass-half-full outlook on life.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harpercollins Childrens Books 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Juvenile Easy, Call number: E Pet

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2 available in Kids' Favorite Characters, Call number: JE PET

Dean, Kim

Summary: Pet the cat shares some of his favorite quotes from famous people about the subject of love, and adds his own groovy take to them.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Harper, an imprint of HarperCollins Publishers 2015

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in KBL Holiday Storage, Call number: E Pete

Copies Available at Fife Lake

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

Steinem, Gloria

Summary: "For decades -- and especially now in these times of crisis -- people around the world have found guidance, humor, and unity in Gloria Steinem's gift for creating quotes that inspire action and create hope. From her early days as a journalist and feministactivist, up to today, Steinem's words have helped generations to empower themselves and work together. Gloria sees quotes as 'the poetry of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2019

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 305.42 STE

Summary: Quotations and text messages from former Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick compiled by Detroit Free Press reporters M.L. Elrick and Jim Schaefer.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Watchmen Ink LLC 2009

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 977.434 ELR

Alexander, Kwame

Summary: Kwame Alexander shares inspiring lessons about the rules of life, as well as uplifting quotes from athletes such as Stephen Curry and Venus Williams and other exemplars like Sonia Sotomayor and Michelle Obama.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2017

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2 available in Juvenile Audiobooks, Call number: J CD 796 ALE

Alexander, Kwame

Summary: "You gotta know the rules to play the game. Ball is life. Take it to the hoop. Soar. What can we imagine for our lives? What if we were the star players, moving and grooving through the game of life? What if we had our own rules of the game to help us getwhat we want, what we aspire to, what will enrich our lives? Illustrated with photographs by Thai Neave, The Playbook is intended to provide...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2017

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Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Dial Books for Young Readers 2002

Copies Available at Interlochen

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 302.3 BEN

Mandela, Nelson

Summary: Draws on the South African leader's personal archive of private papers, speeches, correspondence, and audio recordings to present a collection of inspirational and historically significant quotations spanning more than sixty years.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Atria Books 2012

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 082 MAN

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.882 OXF

Coonerty, Ryan.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: National Geographic 2007

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 973.022 COO

Morrison, Toni

Summary: "This inspirational book juxtaposes quotations, one to a page, drawn from Toni Morrison's entire body of work, both fiction and nonfiction--from The Bluest Eye to God Help the Child, from Playing in the Dark to The Source of Self-Regard--to tell a story of self-actualization. It aims to evoke the totality of Toni Morrison's literary vision. Its sequence of flashes of revelation--remarkable for...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf, a division of Penguin Random House 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 818 MOR
1 available in Browsing Hot Titles, Call number: HOT TITLE

Steinberg, Neil

Summary: Addiction is easy to fall into and hard to escape. It destroys the lives of individuals, and has a devastating cost to society. The National Institute of Health estimates seventeen million adults in the United States are alcoholics or have a serious problem with alcohol. This scourge affects not only those who drink or use drugs but also their families and friends, who witness the horror of...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: The University of Chicago Press 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.2 STE

Keller, Helen

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Scholasic 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 362.41 KEL

Twain, Mark

Summary: Compiles letters, essays, diaries, and excerpts about heaven, hell, sinners, and saints.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 1996

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 818.4 Twain 1996

Summary: Presents a collection of quotations to serve as guideposts along the path to spiritual awareness.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Andrews McMeel 2000

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 082 ABO

Blades, Becky

Summary: When Becky Blades sent her firstborn daughter off to Harvard, she knew the world's top ranked college would not be covering the most important material: How to be kind, happy and appropriate in public; how to protect oneself from sock monsters, boring conversations and scary dates; why to keep the clothes clean. Just in time for her youngest daughter's graduation from high school, Blades...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: 2014

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 818 BLA

Guterman, Norbert

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Anchor Books 1990

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 808.88 ANC

Austen, Jane

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: HarperCollins Publishers 1996

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 823.7 AUS

Twain, Mark

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Georgia Press 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 818.4 TWA

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pantheon Books 1987

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.927 REA

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Fairview Press 2002

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Spinelli, Eileen.

Summary: Inspired by 366 quotes from children's literature, award-winning authors Eileen and Jerry Spinelli offer insight and reasurring advice for every day of the year.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2009

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