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Metaxas, Eric

Summary: A five-time New York Times best-selling author and nationally syndicated radio host describes growing up as the Queens-born son of Greek and German immigrants who attended Yale while feeling like an outsider.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Salem Books, an imprint of Regnery Publishing 2021

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 921 MET

Spence, Gerry.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 791.4502 SPE

Hannon, Irene

Summary: Radio talk show host Eve Reilly is used to backlash from her pot-stirring on-air commentary and interviews, but now it seems a disgruntled listener is resorting to more than angry words to express their displeasure. When a suspicious package arrives on her doorstep, Eve turns to law enforcement for help. Police detective Brent Lange can't find any evidence to link the string of unsettling...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Revell, a division of Baker Publishing Group 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in New Fiction, Call number: FIC HAN

Noory, George

Summary: A late-night talk-show host fascinated by paranormal phenomena becomes entangled in a deadly conspiracy after being accused by government agents of having dealings with a hacker who has died after stealing dangerous secrets.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Forge 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC NOO

Wiehl, Lis W.

Summary: When Jim Fate, an outspoken conservative radio talk show host, is killed by poisonous gas while his show is on the air, the Triple Threat Club must uncover the secrets behind the murder.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Thomas Nelson 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Fiction, Call number: FIC WIE

Copies Available at Fife Lake

1 available in Adult, Call number: MYS WIE

Adams, Sean

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: "Standing nearly five hundred stories tall, Los Verticalés once bustled with life and excitement. Now this marvel of modern architecture and nontraditional urban planning has collapsed into a pile of rubble known as the Heap. In exchange for digging gear, a rehabilitated bicycle, and a small living stipend, a vast community of Dig Hands removes debris, trash, and bodies from the building's...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: William Morrow, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers 2020

Grant, Bob.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Pocket Books 1996

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 973.929 GRA

Summary: A founding member of Guns N' Roses and Velvet Revolver shares the story of his rise to the pinnacle of fame and fortune, his struggles with alcoholism and drug addiction, his personal crash and burn, and his phoenix-like transformation via a unique path to sobriety.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Audible Studios on Brilliance audio 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Audiobook on MP3 CD, Call number: MPRCD 921 MCKAGAN, DUFF McK

Letts, Elizabeth.

Summary: "The Eighty-Dollar Champion tells the dramatic odyssey of a horse called Snowman, saved from the slaughterhouse by a young Dutch farmer named Harry. Together, Harry and Snowman went on to become America's show-jumping champions, winning first prize in Madison Square Garden. Set in the mid to late 1950s, this book captures the can-do spirit of a Cold War immigrant who believed--and triumphed"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2011

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: 798.2 LET

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 798.25 LET

Letts, Elizabeth.

Summary: "The Eighty-Dollar Champion tells the dramatic odyssey of a horse called Snowman, saved from the slaughterhouse by a young Dutch farmer named Harry. Together, Harry and Snowman went on to become America's show-jumping champions, winning first prize in Madison Square Garden. Set in the mid- to late-1950s, this book captures the can-do spirit of a Cold War immigrant who believed--and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Ballantine Books 2012

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Adult, Call number: 798.25 LET

Phelan, Matt

Summary: The scene: New York City. The dazzling lights cast shadows that grow ever darker as the glitzy prosperity of the Roaring Twenties screeches to a halt. Enter a cast of familiar characters: a young girl, Samantha White, returning after being sent away by her cruel stepmother, the Queen of the Follies, years earlier; her father, the King of Wall Street, who survives the stock market crash only to...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Candlewick Press 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

2 available in Juvenile Graphic Novels, Call number: J 741.5 PHE

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 741.5 PHE

Summary: Dr. Frasier Crane is a psychiatrist and radio talk show host who shares an apartment with his retired cop father in Seattle. In this season, Frasier's confrontation with an annoying stock market analyst at KACL results in the entire staff having to attend a sexual harassment seminar. Then Frasier's ex-wife Lilith shows up in Seattle with a plan to have another child-- by Frasier! Roz prepares...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Paramount Home Entertainment 2007

Copies Available at Kingsley

1 available in Digital Video Disc, Call number: DVD TV F

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV FRA

Willink, Jocko

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: With their first book, Extreme Ownership (2015), Jocko Willink and Leif Babin challenged readers to become better leaders, better followers, and better people in both their professional and personal lives. Now, Jocko and Leif dive deeper into finding balance between the opposing forces that pull every leader in different directions. Mastering the Dichotomy of Leadership requires understanding...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2018

Rehm, Diane

Summary: "In a deeply personal and moving book, the beloved NPR radio hostess speaks out about the long drawn-out death (from Parkinson's) of her husband of 54 years, and of her struggle to reconstruct her life without him"--

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: 2016

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD 921 REHM, DIANE Reh

Cavett, Dick.

Summary: A pioneering talk-show host shares memories of his experiences with famous guests from John Lennon and Richard Nixon to William F. Buckley and Groucho Marx, and offers his insights into what his career taught him about American culture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Times Books/Henry Holt and Co. 2010

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 CAVETT, DICK CAV

Summary: "Toots Shor is many things to many people," said Edward R. Murrow of the legendary Manhattan saloonkeeper in 1955. A friend to the famous, a crook to the feds, father, brother, gambler, bum, but most of all Toots Shor was the owner of America's greatest saloon. Directed by his granddaughter, TOOTS is a provocative, loving and unmistakably authentic portrait of the self-made, unapologetic and...

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Catalyst Films 2006

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC TOO

Summary: Space Ghost in his 40's is no longer a super hero, and now he even goes by his real name Tad Ghostal. However to remain in the spot light he has started his own late night talk show filmed in outer space. With his co-host and former villian Zorak, and his director Moltar they interview celebs on earth through their video phone.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Dist. by Warner Home Video 2004

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Television Series DVDs, Call number: DVD TV SPA

Willink, Jocko

1 hold on 1 copy

Summary: Jocko Willink and Leif Babin served together in SEAL Task Unit Bruiser, the most highly decorated Special Operations unit from the war in Iraq. Willink, the task unit commander, planned and executed the strategy for Task Unit Bruiser, which had huge impact in the 'Battle of Ramadi'. Babin, as commander of Charlie Platoon (one of two SEAL platoons in Task Unit Bruiser) led countless combat...

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Macmillan Audio 2015

O'Brien, Keith

Summary: "From NPR correspondent Keith O' Brien comes this thrilling Young Readers' edition of the untold story about pioneering women, including Amelia Earhart, who fought to compete against men in the high-stakes national air races of the 1920s and 1930s--and won"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt 2019

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Juvenile Nonfiction, Call number: J 920 OBR

Oates, John.

Summary: "John Oates was born at the perfect time, paralleling the birth of rock and roll. Raised in a small Pennsylvania town, he was exposed to folk, blues, soul, and R & B. After he met and teamed up with Daryl Hall in the late 1960s, they developed a style of music that was uniquely their own, but never abandoned their roots. In his memoir, John uncovers the grit and struggle it took to secure a...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: St. Martin's Press 2017

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 OATES, JOHN OAT

Dean, Josh.

Summary: Capturing the idiosyncratic world of professional dog showing, a seasoned journalist spends a year alongside rising star Jack, a champion Australian shepard, and his friends, presenting a behind-the-scenes look at a colorful subculture.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: It Books 2012

Copies Available at East Bay

1 available in Adult, Call number: 636.7 DEA

Franzen, Trisha

Summary: "Acknowledged by her contemporaries as the most outstanding woman suffrage orator of her time, Anna Howard Shaw (1847-1919) has nonetheless received minimal attention from historians. Trisha Franzen rectifies that oversight with this first scholarly biography of Shaw, a study that illuminates Shaw's oft-ignored early years and challenges existing scholarship on her time in the suffrage...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: University of Illinois Press 2014

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 SHAW, HOWARD ANNA FRA

Thomas, William G.

Summary: The story of the longest and most complex legal challenge to slavery in American history, in which a number of enslaved families challenged their bondage in court.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Yale University Press 2020

Copies Available at Woodmere

1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 306.3 THO

Ribowsky, Mark

Summary: After he died in the backseat of a Cadillac at the age of twenty-nine, Hank Williams, a frail, flawed man who had become country music's most compelling and popular star, instantly morphed into its first tragic martyr. Having hit the heights in the postwar era with simple songs of heartache and star-crossed love, he would, with that outlaw swagger, become in death a template for the rock...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Liveright Publishing Corporation, a division of W. W. Norton & Company 2017

Copies Available at Peninsula

1 available in Adult, Call number: B WILLIAMS RIB

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